Md. cigarette tax boosts budget, health
Maryland's recently enacted $1-per-pack cigarette tax increase has been a budgetary and ... Of course, there is some tobacco smuggling in Maryland, although we have no idea how much. What we do know is how much additional money the state has raised and ...
Do Smokers Know How Much They Spend on Cigarettes?
Here in the five boroughs, where there are additional city taxes, a pack can cost anywhere ... can be easy to overlook how much you're spending. Still, it has a psychological impact: One of many reasons governments implement cigarette taxes is to reduce ...
The Real Cost Of Smoking
You know about the many health risks associated with smoking, but do you ... the cost of your smoking habit begins and ends when you pay for your next pack of cigarettes, think again. The financial burden of your habit is likely costing you much more ...
How Much Does Smoking Cost Society?
Vanderbilt University economist Kip Viscusi studied the net costs of smoking-related spending and savings and found that for every pack of cigarettes smoked, the country reaps a net cost savings of ... healthy people lived much longer.
What a Pack of Cigarettes Costs, State By State
grim: for the first time in the short history of this survey, not a single store in any state state offered us a pack of cigarettes for less than five dollars. So do smoke them ... Also of note: Oklahoma cigarettes cost 21 percent more this year than ...