Tag Archives: cigarette tax

Tobacco stores see boom, bust expecting a hike in the cigarette tax victory

As the dollar more than the tobacco comes into force this week, some very strong opinions resulted from the adoption of the new law. As we know at this point that the tax increase on cigarettes took effect on Sunday, but what many do not know that this tax is included in a new form of classification for some other tobacco products.

Legislature OKs Medicaid cuts may not vote on the cigarette tax

The Illinois House of Representatives and the Senate on Thursday passed pieces of repair Medicaid, including legislation reducing $ 1.6 billion from the program. Governor Pat Quinn commended the legislators, but they say that their work will not be finalized until they are at $ 1 per pack tax on cigarettes.

Cigarette tax purposes in Washington

The proposed state tax on roll your own cigarettes can put dozens of small tobacco retailers out of business.