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Higher tobacco tax? It's still a no-brainer

It should be a no-brainer to partially close the hole with a higher tobacco tax. Based on the anti-29 campaign, the cigarette makers shouldn't object. California's tax is 87 cents per pack, well below ... read more

Chandler: Higher cigarette tax can help state's health ranking

A.B. “Happy” Chandler – may no longer be an elected official, but he’s still ... the cigarette tax. I’m happy to say the legislature bumped it up by 50 cents per pack in the last session. But we’re no... read more

Higher taxes show way to cut smoking in Hong Kong

Smokers can still use e-cigarettes or alternatives if they can get them, with less anecdotal or statistical evidence at this stage of the risk to their health. In the end the only sure winner is Big T... read more

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House bloc to Senate: Consider plight of Northern Luzon tobacco growers

The group pointed out that the annual excise tax increases starting 2013 have taken its toll on the industry ... affect our constituent tobacco farmers who are still struggling from the loss ... read more


Anti-tobacco groups see opportunity in new lawmakers

People exposed to second-hand smoke are at a higher ... tax increase on cigarettes to pay for teacher pay raises. It was the first time in more than a decade that Oklahoma increased its cigarette ... read more

Public Health Groups For Hike In Cess On Tobacco Products

The overall tax rate on all tobacco products in India is still very low compared to other middle-income ... low based on the argument that bidis are a poor man's pleasure and higher taxation will affe... read more

With Higher Cigarette Taxes, Concerns About Smuggling

"Almost every excise tax forecast that we have made ... results in more revenue to a state government." The Massachusetts Department of Revenue says it expects an extra $135 million over the next 10 m... read more

High And Higher: The Money In Marijuana!

One is that legalization brings costs, regulations and taxes, which make the cost of legal weed higher than its illegal counterpart ... marijuana, you still face a quandary. read more

Experts urge GoM, GST council to increase cess on tobacco products

The overall tax rate on all tobacco products in India is still very low compared to other middle-income ... low based on the argument that bidis are a poor man's pleasure and higher taxation will affe... read more

Gazette opinion: Don’t buy Big Tobacco’s attacks on I-185

Revenue from the proposed higher taxes ... t buy Big Tobacco’s misleading claims. * I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement ... read more

Health ministry wants higher taxes on tobacco firms

In the budget for 2017-18, the ministry had sought an increase in cigarette prices with higher taxes ... of cigarettes in the country. Taxes on tobacco are considered the most effective way of bringin... read more



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