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Taxes

Boulder, Colo. Considers Flavor Tobacco Ban, Increased Purchasing Age & Higher Taxes for Tobacco

Yesterday, the Boulder City Council gave its initial support to a trio of anti-tobacco measures, including one that could make the Colorado city the most...
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Pitkin County, Colo. Voters Could Increase Tobacco Tax

Voters in another Colorado municipality will be asked whether they support a tobacco tax increase when they get their ballots this fall. This time, it’s...
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Crested Butte, Colo. Voters to Decide New Tobacco Tax

This November, the voters of Crested Butte will decide whether or not to raise the tax on a pack of cigarettes by $3 per pack...
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Maine Tobacco Tax Increase Signed by Governor, Cigar Tax to Double

While the majority of the cigar industry was wrapping up the 2019 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show in Las Vegas, Nev., Maine Governor Janet Mills...
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Oregon Voters Likely to Decide Tobacco Tax Increase, Cigar Tax Would Double

Raising the tobacco tax rates in Oregon has been a priority of numerous legislators and the governor for some time now, though hesitancy to raise...
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Oregon House Approves Bill That Would Send Tobacco Tax to Voters

On Thursday, the Oregon House of Representatives approved a bill that would send a tobacco tax increase to voters in 2020 should it make it...
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Oregon Legislature Revives Tobacco Tax Increase, Could Send to Voters

The Oregon Legislature has breathed new life into a bill proposed by Gov. Kate Brown that would drastically increase the state’s tobacco taxes, including removing...
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Illinois Senator Proposes Tobacco Tax Hikes

Illinois State Senator John Cullerton, D-Chicago, has announced plans to introduce legislation that would increase the state’s tobacco tax, including nearly doubling the state’s cigar...
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Colorado Tobacco Tax Hike Defeated

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis, D, suffered a defeat last night when his tobacco tax increase proposal was defeated after failing to garner enough support in...
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Colorado Governor and Legislators Propose Tobacco Tax Increase

Voters in Colorado could have the final say on whether to raise the state’s tobacco taxes after a pair of legislators introduced HB 19-1333, which...
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