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IARC supports risk-based taxation of vapor products

Cancer research agency endorses the use of risk-based taxation as a means of reducing the harm caused by tobacco use

A review of the World Bank Group’s paper on e-cigarette taxation

The WBG report on e-cigarette taxation is imbalanced and misinformed analysis.

Denmark adopts new tax category for heated tobacco

Denmark’s Ministry of Taxation has issued an Executive Order creating a new excise tax category for heated tobacco. The communiqué announced amendments to Order No. 186 of 26 February 2013 which contains the basic outline of tobacco taxation for the Nordic country.

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.

HM Treasury will create new tax category for heated tobacco products

HM Treasury announced last week that it will create a new product category for taxing heated tobacco products.

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