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Monday Map: State Cigarette Excise Tax Rates

By: Nick Kasprak

Today’s Monday map shows state cigarette excise taxAn excise tax is a tax imposed on a specific good or activity. Excise taxes are commonly levied on cigarettes, alcoholic beverages, soda, gasoline, insurance premiums, amusement activities, and betting, and typically make up a relatively small and volatile portion of state and local and, to a lesser extent, federal tax collections. rates, expressed as dollars per 20-pack.

Cigarette Tax Map

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