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April 25, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses a proposed millionaires tax in Washington State.
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Taxes
May 30, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
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
June 1, 2016
By John E. Berthoud Ph.D.
Given the current focus in Washington on shifting our federal tax system towards consumption and away from productice activity, many in the states see this as a blessing to raise their consumption taxes.
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Taxes
Government Spending
June 27, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a tax reform proposal in Ohio that would lower income taxes and why the cuts will help the state's economy.
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Taxes
June 17, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Language in 2020-21 operating budget would apply a 17 percent wholesale tax on e-cigarettes and vaping devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
June 11, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Proposed legislation would apply differing tax rates to e-cigarette products and require vape shops to be licensed by the state.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
April 23, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Proposed legislation would increase the state's excise tax on cigarettes to $3.50 per pack and apply an 81 percent wholesale tax on e-cigarettes and vaping devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
June 29, 2016
By Joy Pullmann
School Choice Weekly #142
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Education
April 4, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
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
October 1, 2007
By Michael L. Davis and Robert McTeer
See if this rule makes sense to you: If you want to help poor children, do not raise taxes on poor families.
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Taxes
 

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