Roll your own, avoid tax; you make the ‘smokes’ at local business
The big wood-paneled box at Discount Smokes is a tobacco-rolling ... of manufactured cigarettes. For a carton purchased in Wisconsin right now, that's an additional $35.21 past the base price: $2.52 per pack for the state and $1.01 per pack for the federal ...
Bans on Smoking in Prison Shrink a Coveted Market
One Newport ... major-brand cigarettes now costing anywhere from $3 to $8 a pack in prisons, depending on location, there is an opening for bargain-priced brands. The hottest smoking trend in many prisons is inexpensive roll-your-own tobacco, which appeals ...
Virginia crime panel examining cigarette trafficking
That's because they can buy a pack of premium cigarettes ... is booming because many states, particularly those north of Virginia, have increased their cigarette excise taxes in recent years. Virginia — the nation's fifth-largest tobacco producer and ...
Will Michael Bloomberg's Policies Topple the Domestic Tobacco Industry?
Just weeks later, the FDA hit the tobacco industry with a request to be supplied with the quantities of 20 chemicals in cigarettes ... pack. Keep in mind that these figures exclude the $1.01 federal tax on tobacco packs, If these figures seem high, then ...
The Duty-Free Allowance For Tobacco Just Shrunk: Will That Ruin Australian Airports?
Along with perfume and alcohol, cigarettes are a staple duty-free purchase for many Australians heading overseas ... Picture by Leah Jones As of last Saturday (September 1), the allowance for bringing in tobacco in Australia has been dramatically reduced.