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Increase in Taxes on Tobacco, Nicotine Products Now in Effect
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Increase in Taxes on Tobacco, Nicotine Products Now in Effect

    California voters approved Proposition 56, which increased the excise tax rate on cigarettes and expanded the definition of “tobacco products” to include any type of tobacco, nicotine, little cigars, and electronic cigarettes sold in combination with nicotine. On April 1, the cigarette tax rate will increase from $0.87 to $2.87 per pack of 20…