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February 9, 2016
By Andrea Dillon
Indiana lawmakers are proposing to hike the state’s excise taxes on gasoline and cigarettes to generate more money for road construction and repair. The bill, sponsored by state Rep.
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Government Spending
Alcohol & Tobacco
Transportation
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November 3, 2014
By Jane G. Gravelle and Sean Lowry
The 2.3% medical device tax imposed by the Affordable Care Act (ACA; P.L. 111-148) in 2010 was one of a number of additional revenue-raising provisions to finance health reform.
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Health Care
July 5, 2007
By The Heartland Institute Staff
What does children’s health insurance have to do with tobacco tax? That is the question some policymakers are asking as new revenue is sought for the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP).
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
June 4, 2012
By Michael Ramlet, Robert Book, and Han Zhong
In this document from Operation Healthcare Choice, the authors write that the Medical Device Excise Tax (“device tax”) is a tax on all medical devices sold in the United States and a component of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), President Obama’s signature
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Taxes
Health Care
September 1, 2011
By Diana Furchtgott-Roth and Harold Furchtgott-Roth
One provision of the new healthcare law is a 2.3% excise tax on the medical deviceindustry which will take effect in 2013. This study estimates the potential effect of thedevice tax on employment in the medical device industry.
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Taxes
Health Care
May 30, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Proposed legislation in Massachusetts would increase the excise tax on cigarettes by $0.50, double the tax on cigars, and create a 75 percent wholesale tax on electronic cigarettes and vaping devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
December 20, 2000
By Robert W. McGee
This paper, written by Fayetteville State University associate professor of accounting Robert W.
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Taxes
Government Spending
June 1, 1997
Washington, D.C., June 20, 1997 - Do excise taxes represent good or bad tax policy?
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Taxes
Government Spending
April 4, 2019
By Heartland Staff
State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud examines the effects of Pennsylvania's 40 percent wholesale tax on youth e-cigarette use, finding youth use increased in the year following the tax.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
 

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