West Virginia

Weekly News (June 6, 2016)

Cigar News Camacho Liberty Series 2016 Shipping This Week Crowned Heads Launching La Cosa Nica Sampler Davidoff Expanding Escurio Line Drew Estate Releases Drew Diplomat…

West Virginia Tobacco Tax Increase Fails, Again

Another day, another update from Charleston. Over the past few months the West Virginia legislature has been considering a variety of measures to help deal…

West Virginia Once Again Considering Tobacco Tax Increase

The West Virginia state legislature has volleyed a tobacco tax increase back and forth for nearly three months as they seek to come to a…

Weekly News (May 30, 2016)

Cigar News Black Label Trading Co. Hires National Sales Manager Black Patch Releases Two New Lines Cavalier of Geneva Entering U.S. Market Crux Ships Guild…

W. Va. House Rejects Tobacco Tobacco Tax Increase

In a stunning turn of events, the West Virginia House of Delegates voted 44-55 against a bill that would have raised the tax on all tobacco products…

Weekly News (May 23, 2016)

Cigar News Altadis U.S.A. Brings Back Por Larrañaga Cubariqueño Adds Probable Cause, Protocol Lancero Nice Ash Ships Curivari Buenaventura NACS 5 Fratello Announces Bianco Boxer…

W. Va. Tobacco Tax Increase Clears Senate

Voting almost entirely on party lines, the West Virginia Senate passed a new bill that would raise the tax on cigars and other tobacco products from…

Weekly News (March 7, 2016)

Cigar News Arturo Fuente Building New U.S. Distribution Center Ashton Announces Price Increase C.Gars Ltd February Auction Closes Camacho Expanding American Barrel-Aged Line Crowned Heads Les…

West Virginia Tobacco Tax Increase Defated

An attempt to raise the taxes on tobacco products in West Virginia was defeated today. The House Finance Committee failed to advance SB 420, a…

Weekly News (Feb. 29, 2016)

Cigar News Alec Bradley Promotes Jonathan Lipson as Director of Sales & Marketing Altadis U.S.A. Ships Yargüera H. Upmann Caldwell & Drew Estate Announce Collaboration J….

Tobacco Tax Increase Advances in West Virginia

A proposal to raise the tax on premium cigars and other non-cigarette tobacco products from seven percent to twelve percent of the wholesale price has…