Debate begins on future of Cigar Tax Cap.

Debate begins on future of Cigar Tax Cap.

Your state representatives need to hear from YOU! The Michigan House Tax Policy Committee has voted to advance House Bill 4485, a bill that would make Michigan’s $.50 tax cap permeant, to the full House for a potential vote. The future of Michigan’s tax cap on cigars...
Debate begins on future of Cigar Tax Cap.

Oppose Premium Cigar Tax Increase in Maine

Maine State Representative Joyce McCreight has introduced HP 1039 which would raise the level of taxation on all tobacco products, and specifically would raise the OTP (Other Tobacco Products) tax on premium cigars, from the current rate of 43% to 86% of the wholesale...
Debate begins on future of Cigar Tax Cap.

Streamline Tax Collection and Support AB 389

Nevada State Representative John Ellison has introduced A.B. 389, which revises provisions governing the imposition and payment of the tax on certain tobacco products. This bill revises provisions governing the collection and payment of the tax to: (1) remove the...
Oppose Premium Cigar Tax Hike in Kansas

Oppose Premium Cigar Tax Hike in Kansas

The Kansas House of Representatives Committee on Taxation has introduced H.B. 2428 which would raise the level of taxation on all tobacco products, and specifically would raise the OTP (Other Tobacco Products) tax on premium cigars, from 10% to 55% of the wholesale...
Oppose Premium Cigar Tax Hike in Indiana

Oppose Premium Cigar Tax Hike in Indiana

Indiana State Representative Julie Olthoff introduced a bill (HB 1434) which would raise the wholesale tax on premium cigars and pipe tobacco by 15%! The bill is now pending before the Ways and Means Committee. State Rep. Olthoff believes tax increases are necessary...