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NZ: Tobacco Companies Use Tax Increases to Cover Price Hikes

Professor Richard Edwards, an Otago University academic and co-director of the ASPIRE 2025 project, is pointing out that excessive and hidden voluntary price hikes...

Hungary Taken to Court by The EC Over Low Cigarette Tax

A press release on the EC’s website has explained that Hungary was given until December 31, 2017, to gradually increase the excise duty on...

Another Reason Why Smokers Switch to Vaping: Tobacco Taxes

The study titled, “The Effects of Traditional Cigarette and E-Cigarette Taxes on Adult Tobacco Product Use,” distributed by the National Bureau of Economic Research...

Mongolia: Tobacco Tax did not Increase Illicit Cigarette Trade 

In May 2017, the Mongolian government had increased the import tobacco tax by 30%, followed by a 10% excise tobacco tax increase in January...

Big Tobacco Not Paying Its Fair share of UK Corporation Tax

The report which was released this month on the the journal of Public Health, suggests that these cigarette companies pay hundreds of millions of...