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How smokers contribute to Iran’s budget?

The Iranian government’s revenues through selling cigarettes registered a rise by 21.9 percent during the first eight months of the current fiscal year (March 20-Nov. 21, 2017). The government revenues of indirect taxes imposed on cigarette sells stood
AzerNews (az)
added Mar 11, 2018 21:18

Tobacco tax policy in Ontario: Market implications of the Ontario government’s increases in tobacco tax rates (PDF)

This report was prepared by Ernst & Young LLP for British American Tobacco / Executive summary: Ontario needs to consider alternative tobacco tax plans that take account of the contraband market.
added Mar 11, 2018 19:37

[Canada] Ontario tobacco taxation is contributing to a growing contraband market

An EY review of tobacco tax policy in Ontario shows tax rate increases are reducing revenue for the province as consumers turn to a growing contraband market. The provincial government introduced a $3 per carton price increase in February 2016, followed
added Mar 11, 2018 19:33

[Canada] O’RIORDAN: Taxing tobacco and cannabis: history learned – or forgotten?

Smoking prevalence did not decrease by anywhere near the reduction in legal tobacco sales. The huge price increase created a profit incentive for smugglers of contraband tobacco. Many smokers switched to much lower-priced contraband. In 1994, Statistics C
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:46

[Canada] BONOKOSKI: First Nations’ chief taxman wants control of the pot tax

there are more than 20 pot dispensaries and at least 30 smoke shacks selling cheap cigarettes. The population of Tyendinaga is 2,124. Do the math. At the Six Nations Mohawk Territory, however, the largest First Nations reserve in Canada with a populati
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:45

[Dominican Republic, USA] Importer, Cigar Co. Denied Dismissal Of $3M Tax Suit At CIT ($$)

The Court of International Trade denied bids by a cigar company and an importer to dismiss claims they failed to pay more than $3 million in excise taxes on cigars imported from the Dominican Republic on Wednesday, saying the federal government has suffic
added Mar 10, 2018 18:31

The impact of a federal cigarette minimum pack price policy on cigarette use in the USA [FREE FULL TEXT]

Results The estimated price effect in our model was comparable with that found in the literature. Our counterfactual analyses suggested that the impact of a minimum price requirement could range from a minimal effect at the $4 level to a reduction of 5.7
Tobacco Control
added Mar 10, 2018 17:41
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[Colorado] Aspen tobacco tax revenue smokes predictions in first month

The first month of collections on a new tobacco tax shows that the city of Aspen is ahead of its revenue predictions. City tax auditor Anthony Lewit said his office collected $31,664 for January, and there is one establishment that has yet to file.
Aspen (CO) Times
added Mar 10, 2018 17:29
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Mississippi legislators push for cigarette tax increase

Some Mississippi lawmakers are working to discourage children and adults from beginning or continuing to smoke by proposing an increased tax on cigarettes. Legislators recently drafted five bills to propose the tax increase, but all five failed as of Fe
The Daily Mississippian (University of Mississippi)
added Mar 9, 2018 20:38

New York Cigarette And Tobacco Products Tax Essentials

The tax on cigarette and tobacco products in New York State has two separate rate systems – one for cigarettes and one for tobacco products... Whatever its future, the Cigarettes and Tobacco Products Tax in New York is clearly a force to be reckoned with, Blog
added Mar 8, 2018 23:10
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