Headlines Tagged with Tax — 25,929 headlines found
Both cases are examples of the nation’s burgeoning cigarette black market. What the news bites don’t reveal is the impact such illegal activities have on convenience stores’ tobacco profit margins. The cigarettes in question are considered smuggled becau
May 31, 2018 Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 2, 2018 10:36
In a 10-2 vote, a supermajority of the D.C. Council approved an amendment proposed by Ward 7 Councilmember Vince Gray that would raise the tax on cigarettes by $2 per pack. This change would make the District's tax on cigarettes the highest among U.S. st
May 16, 2018 Washington (DC) City Paper
added Jun 2, 2018 10:16
The number of places you can buy them will also be going down, under legislation signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio last August. The new minimum price law makes New York the most expensive place in the U.S. to buy cigarettes. Officials with the Department
Jun 1, 2018 WABC-TV Ch. 7
added Jun 2, 2018 10:14
The government filed its amicus brief on Tuesday to support New York's appeal of a July 2016 decision in which King Mountain Tobacco Co. beat most of the federal claims that...
May 30, 2018 Law360
added May 30, 2018 23:37
Murphy's state budget anticipates raising $59 million from new taxes on e-cigarettes and tobacco products in New Jersey for cash-starved state coffers. That bill combines a 75 percent wholesale tax on e-cigarettes with a rise in the wholesale tax on toba
May 30, 2018 NJ.com
added May 30, 2018 19:56
Overly burdensome taxes on these products or restrictive regulations for adult users could reduce these potential benefits, and ultimately lead to more people smoking conventional cigarettes for longer, with negative health effects.
May 29, 2018 E21 (Manhattan Institute)
added May 30, 2018 19:33
Trend in the affordability of tobacco products in Bangladesh: findings from the ITC Bangladesh Surveys [FREE FULL TEXT]
in countries experiencing rapid economic growth, significant tax increases are needed to counteract the effect of income growth, in order for the tax increases to be effective in reducing tobacco use.
May 28, 2018 Tobacco Control
added May 29, 2018 03:21
Tobacco and alcohol taxes consistently raise prices, reduce consumption, and save lives, while generating additional revenues to support public services...I have agreed to co-chair the Task Force on Fiscal Policy for Health with Michael Bloomberg that wil
May 19, 2018 The Lancet (uk)
added May 27, 2018 20:37
Blinded by their compulsion, FBR has become a source to promote cigarette sales, knowing that this would lead to death of thousands. We are a State where healthcare is low to the negligible extent.
May 27, 2018 Pakistan Observer (pk)
added May 27, 2018 15:33
Association between tax structure and cigarette consumption: findings from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation (ITC) Project [FREE FULL TEXT]
study provides important empirical evidence of a relationship between tax structure and cigarette consumption. ... The results are consistent with existing evidence and suggest that a uniform and specific tax structure is the most effective tax structure
May 24, 2018 Tobacco Control
added May 25, 2018 11:37