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Are they ignoring the evidence?

Despite all the evidence that vaping is far less harmful to health than smoking politicians and regulators continue to advocate taxes on vapor products. Does that make sense?

More taxes on vapor products in Q1 2020

Ecuador, Egypt and other countries introduce taxes on electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products

New England states tax vapor products

Two more states have introduced excise taxes on electronic cigarettes and liquids

Hungary lowers its excise tax on e-cigarettes

In an effort to reduce illegal imports of electronic cigarettes and e-liquids the Government of Hungary has lowered the excise tax on e-liquids to a level more in line those in neighboring countries.

NBER study shows e-cigarette tax increased adult smoking

A high rate of tax applied to electronic cigarettes in the state of Minnesota deterred current smokers from quitting and increased smoking prevalence

U.S. Congress considers tax on nicotine

The Ways and Means Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives will review a proposal to tax nicotine