State Cigarette Excise Taxes -- United States, 2009

Debrot, K.; Tynan, M.; Francis, J.; MacNeil, A.
April 2010
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;4/9/2010, Vol. 59 Issue 13, p385
The article discusses the importance of imposing state cigarette excise taxes to reduce the smoking population in the U.S. It explores the effects of imposing cigarette excise taxes in the U.S. based on the survey conducted by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It details how the survey was conducted using CDC's State Tobacco Activities Tracking and Evaluation (STATE) system. A table is presented that lists the amount of state excise taxes per pack of 20 cigarettes.


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