Vend machines face $500 tax
- Back to the future with cigarette taxes. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;5/16/94, Vol. 21 Issue 22, p43
Reports that Canadian federal Health Minister Diane Marleau said last week that cigarette taxes will eventually return to the high levels reached before the government rolled them back to curb a booming bootlegging industry.
- Don't extend the sin tax--park it. Shingler, Dan // Crain's Cleveland Business;6/5/95, Vol. 16 Issue 23, p10
Opinion. Comments on the proposed extension of the so-called sin taxes on cigarettes. Author's smoking habits; Smoking behavior in inner-city neighborhoods; Voting behavior of non-smoking people.
- Province urges tobacco tax changes for First Nations. Read, Darla // Saskatchewan Sage;Apr2010, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p2
The article reports on the tobacco tax changes for First Nations being suggested by the province officials of Saskatchewan to reduce the number of cigarette cartons a person could purchase on-reverse as well as decreasing the tax free exemption.
- A NOTE ON ESTIMATING CROSS-BORDER EFFECTS OF STATE CIGARETTE TAXES. Coats, R. Morris // National Tax Journal;Dec95, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p573
Discusses how to estimate cross-border effects of state cigarette taxes. Reduction in revenue from state cigarette taxes due to cross-border sales of cigarettes; Response of individual consumers to cigarette price changes.
- Butt savings. // New Hampshire Business Review;9/1/95, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p9
Reports that the increase in the Vermont cigarette tax has increased the sales of New Hampshire stores near the Vermont border. Benefits from the New Hampshire lower tobacco tax.
- LA County works to avoid cuts. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;9/5/95, Vol. 69 Issue 17, p18
Reports on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors' launching of an effort to pressure state lawmakers into giving the county the authority to impose a local cigarette tax. Relation of the move on planned cuts in the county's health care budget.
- Poll: Cigarette tax finds solid, across the board support. // Nation's Health;Nov93, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p3
Reports on the support for an increase in the taxation of cigarettes from different sectors of the American society. African Americans; Hispanics; Conservatives; Liberals; Support in different geographic regions; Survey conducted in April 1993.
- NEWS WIRE: New York. // Advocate;5/18/93, Issue 629, p16
Reports on the approval of the proposed increase in cigarette tax in New York.
- Alaska hikes cigarette tax. // State Legislatures;Sep97, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p8
Reports on Alaska's increase of the cigarette tax, considered as the highest in the United States, in an effort to discourage teenagers from smoking.