Oppose Characterizing Flavor Bills in Maine

Oppose Characterizing Flavor Bills in Maine

Maine L.D. 1693 and H.P. 1258, as introduced, will have a sweeping ban on all tobacco products that have a so-called ‘characterizing flavors’. These bills were introduced by Representative Talbot Ross, and cosponsored by Senator Vitelli. The language in these bills...
Support a Premium Cigar Tax Cap in Illinois!

Support a Premium Cigar Tax Cap in Illinois!

The Premium Cigar Association is working to advance and enact a tax cap on premium cigars in Illinois. Thanks to the efforts of Illinois State Senator Jil Tracy sponsoring SB 3728, and State Representative Jonathan Carroll sponsoring HB 570 a $0.50 tax cap is now...
Oppose Premium Cigar Tax Increase in West Virginia

Oppose Premium Cigar Tax Increase in West Virginia

West Virginia State Senator Tom Takubo is sponsoring SB 635, which would dramatically increase the taxes on premium cigars. The bill would cause the tax on cigars to go from 12% to 51% of the wholesale price. This would lead to a decrease in demand from customers by...
Oppose Premium Cigar Tax Increase in West Virginia

Support a Premium Cigar Tax Cap in Indiana!

The Premium Cigar Association is working to advance and enact a tax cap on premium cigars in Indiana. With the support of the Cigar Association of America and thanks to the efforts of Indiana State Senator Mike Bohacek, language was included in a recent tax package...
Oppose Characterizing Flavors Bill in Colorado

Oppose Characterizing Flavors Bill in Colorado

Colorado HB 22-1064, as introduced, calls for a sweeping ban on all tobacco products that have a so-called ‘characterizing flavors’. The language in this bill could be implemented to reduce or remove many premium cigars due to the notes of flavors people get from...