Headlines Tagged with Tribes — 3,691 headlines found
The Tax Foundation said that 60.9% of cigarettes sold in New York State are smuggled in from other states. This makes New York the biggest importer of black market cigarettes, along with the state's highest tax rate of $4.35 per pack. That's compared to
Jan 10, 2013 CNN/Money
added Jan 11, 2013 08:46
The SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) congratulated the Skagway Tribal Council and the Chilkat Indian Village (Klukwan) last week for recently adopting local, comprehensive tobacco-free workplace resolutions. The tribes join 13 Southe
Nov 19, 2012 Juneau (AK) Empire
added Nov 19, 2012 18:43
Wolf's Run, a popular Chautauqua County business run by two prominent members of the Seneca Nation, was raided by federal agents Wednesday in connection with a continuing investigation into alleged cigarette tax violations.
Sep 27, 2012 Buffalo (NY) News
added Sep 27, 2012 09:49
Governor Mary Fallin and Muscogee (Creek) Nation Principal Chief George Tiger Friday signed a tobacco compact between the state of Oklahoma and the Creek Nation.
Aug 27, 2012 Ardmore (OK) Daily Ardmoreite
added Aug 27, 2012 23:30
Ontario has signed an agreement-in-principle with Chippewas of the Thames First Nation regarding tobacco regulation and revenue sharing, in order to help support community growth and prosperity and advance self-regulation. Charles Sousa, Minister of Fina
Jul 20, 2017 Public.
added Jul 20, 2017 22:21
The New York tax tribunal threw out a $1.26 million fine against a Native American truck driver who was transporting unstamped cigarettes to an Indian territory, finding the man was legally acting within the scope of his employment. The state’s tax divis
Jun 29, 2017 Law360
added Jun 30, 2017 03:48
A federal judge ruled Friday that UPS ignored "red flags" that its brown trucks were being used to transport untaxed cigarettes from Indian reservations, but stopped short of imposing a $873 million penalty that regulators sought in the civil case.
Mar 24, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 25, 2017 22:31
Ending a case that has wound on for more than a decade, Rodney Morrison, the former cigarette magnate on the Poospatuck Reservation in Mastic, has been sentenced to 12 years and 9 months in federal prison, according to officials.
Jan 26, 2016 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jan 27, 2016 00:17
Paying less than $20 for a carton of cigarettes might sound tempting, but unless those smokes are for the intended consumer, hefty fines could follow. Smoke shops across First Nation communities in Ontario legally sell tobacco products that are both ex
Jan 26, 2016 Chatham (Ont) Daily News (ca)
added Jan 26, 2016 22:52
The clerk is right. Every corner store and bodega in the city seems to be selling untaxed cigarettes. ... the smuggling problem in New York is now the worst in the country... New York loses about $1.5 billion in revenue every year to tobacco tax evasion
Apr 7, 2015 Village Voice blogs
added Apr 10, 2015 17:29