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States Line Up to Tax E-Cigarettes

By Sahil Aggarwal, published on Apr 16, 2014

...regard the new revenue source impossible to resist

Fox News also reported that New Jersey is preparing to levy its own tax. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is pushing for a tax of $2.70 per e-cigarette pack. Critics of the New Jersey e-cigarette tax say that it will create e-cigarette smuggling rings that will operate in the state. Americans for Tax Reform estimate that 40 percent of all cigarettes smoked in the state are brought in by smugglers.

A tax on e-cigarettes is probably inevitable, because billions of dollars in revenues will help fill state coffers. Many... (more)

Tags: quit smoking, tax e-cigarettes, e-cigarette smuggling

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