Fri., November 23, 2012 9:27am
State lawmakers are considering whether to seek an estimated $15 million in improved tax collections by changing how cigars are taxed. Some Georgia retailers hope it evens out the market.
Wed., March 23, 2011 2:02pm
Georgia physicians are not giving up their fight to convince legislators to increase the state's cigarette tax.
Tue., January 4, 2011 1:00am
Voters might have resuscitated the push for increased tobacco taxes when they rejected increased car tag fees this November. The car tag fees were on the ballot to fund a statewide trauma care network. Now business groups -- who campaigned for the trauma care measure -- are urging lawmakers to increase the tobacco tax in the upcoming legislative session
Tue., March 9, 2010 11:49am
Budget cuts alone will not solve the state’s financial problems. House Maj