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May 18, 2021
By Samantha Fillmore
In this Research & Commentary, Samantha Fillmore examines a House Bill in Massachusetts that would allow for cities and towns to opt into a local excise tax on fuel.
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Taxes
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
March 4, 2020
By Heartland Staff
Proposal would increase cigarette taxes to $0.60 per pack, double the other tobacco products tax, and create a new tax on liquid nicotine at $0.066 per milliliter.
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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
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
June 10, 2010
By Kevin Neels
We have been asked to evaluate the effects of discriminatory car rental excise taxes on specific groups of customers; and on certain forms of economic activity related to the car rental industry.
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Taxes
Government Spending
April 11, 2007
By prepared by The Heartland Institute
Alcohol, beer, tobacco, and other items have become big targets of tax-hiking lawmakers in recent years.
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Taxes
Government Spending
June 29, 2016
By Joy Pullmann
School Choice Weekly #142
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Education
September 10, 2008
By Ralph Conner
Dear Editor: Regressive Tobacco Excise Taxes Smother Revenue Collections and Help Black Market Reporter Scott Rothschild could not de-smog the primary lessons from the governor's latest attempt to raise money for state-financed health care schemes by
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November 1, 2000
By Bill Ahern
Convoys of protesting truckers, fast-rising gasoline prices, and the Presidential contest have focused attention on a type of tax that taxpayers are rarely aware of: excise taxes. Selected Excise Tax Rates on Fuel (per gallon) Gasoline 18.
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Taxes
Government Spending
 

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