TITLE

Moist Smokeless Taxation

AUTHOR(S)
Belanger, Mehgan
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;10/8/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p151
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the taxation issues concerning Moist Smokeless Tobacco in the U.S. Convenience stores must present alternatives to excise tax increases to prevent legislators from reducing profits from the category. This was stated by industry expert David Bishop. He also said that politicians believe it to be an easy target within the other tobacco products category to pass tax hikes because of the "sin product" that has a small consumer base.
ACCESSION #
22638471

 

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