Daily Archives: May 10, 2011

Reynolds American takes step


State set to get tax on Indian cigarette sales

A ruling Monday by a federal appeals court prompted state officials to begin planning to collect taxes on cigarette sales from Indians to non-Indian customers.

Cigarette makers use FOI laws

Australia - TAXPAYERS are footing the bill for a multi-million-dollar campaign by tobacco companies to extract Health Department information for a looming court challenge to plain packaging on cigarette packets.

Pipe tobacco taxed less, so smokers roll their own

Every day in a dozen or so Metro Detroit smoke shops from Westland to Waterford, tax-weary, recession-wracked smokers create roll cigarettestheir own cartons of cigarettes for half the $60 they’d pay for manufactured name brand smokes.

Florence council passes smoking ordinance