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November 7, 2018
Montana voters reject tax on vapor products
Montana’s ballot initiative I-185 to raise tobacco taxes and introduce an excise tax on e-cigs and other vapor products appears to be defeated
September 20, 2018
Two major U.S. cities to raise taxes on e-cigarettes
Chicago and Washington D.C., two of the largest U.S. cities and among the few local governments to tax e-cigs will raise the rates of excise.
August 24, 2018
The Kingdom of Bahrain subjects e-liquid to excise tax
Customs authorities in Bahrain informed vape shop owners that excise tax will be applied to nicotine containing liquid used in e-cigarettes
June 29, 2018
Indonesia will tax e-liquid
Starting 1 July 2018 Indonesia will apply the Tobacco Products Excise Tax to “extracts and essences” of tobacco (i.e. e-liquid)
May 29, 2018
European Commission initiates public consultation on taxation of novel products
DG Taxation and Customs Union is seeking the views of economic operators and other stakeholders on the taxation of novel products.
February 5, 2018
Poland introduces taxes on vapor products
Amendments to Poland’s Act on Excise Duty will bring new excise taxes to novel tobacco products — heated tobacco and liquid for e-cigarettes
January 16, 2018
European Commission opts not to tax vapor products
Due largely to insufficient data on the markets for e-cigarettes and heat not burn tobacco the European Commission puts off decision to tax them
December 30, 2017
Connecticut will apply a discount when taxing “modified risk tobacco products”
The State of Connecticut will apply a 50% discount when taxing “modified tobacco risk products”
July 13, 2017
California raises the excise tax on e-cigarettes and other tobacco products
Proposition 56 raised the tax on cigarettes and mandated an equivalent tax on e-cigarettes.
April 1, 2017
California’s tax on e-cigarettes goes into effect
Blog: Proposition 56 defined e-cigarettes as tobacco products. Effective April 1, 2017 the tobacco products tax is imposed on e-cigarettes.
March 10, 2017
Estonia debates tax on vapor products
Blog: Estonia considers excise tax on electronic cigarettes and other vapor products