A number of states are calling on Congress to authorize them to collect sales taxes on interstate Internet transactions, including at a congressional hearing this morning. The states claim that they have simplified their...
- New York Post cites Scott Drenkard on cigarette taxes
New York Post cites Scott Drenkard on cigarette taxes
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton (D) recently proposed his 2014-2015 biennial budget, which includes $2.1 billion in revenue increases. Included are increased income taxes on high-...
Public policies often have unintended consequences that outweigh their benefits. One consequence of high state cigarette tax rates has been increased smuggling, as criminals procure discounted packs from low-tax states to sell in high-tax states...
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