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ATTENTION: ALL RETAILERS HB 144—TOBACCO TAX MODIFICATIONS

Effective April 1, 2009, the cigarette tax was increased by $0.30. Other Tobacco Products (OTP) tax was increased by 7.5 percent. Snuff tax was increased by $0.095. This legislative change also established an inventory floor stock tax to properly address all affected products held for sale at the time of the rate increases. All cigarette licensees and retailers were required to take a physical inventory as of March 31, 2009 at 11:59 p.m. and file and pay the inventory floor stock tax. For further assistance with any tobacco tax questions, please contact the Division of Miscellaneous Taxes at (502) 564-6823 or DOR.WEBResponseExciseTax@ky.gov.


Notices of Removal

Tobacco Directories

The cigarette brands listed on the links below have been certified by the Office of the Attorney General as being in compliance with the Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) and Model Act.

The Notice of Removal lists indicate manufacturers and brands that are no longer certified by the Office of Attorney General as being in compliance with the Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) and Model Act.

2004 Notices of Removal from the KentuckyTobacco Directory

2005 Notices of Removal from the Kentucky Tobacco Directory

2006 Notices of Removal from the Kentucky Tobacco Directory

2007 Notices Of Removal from the Kentucky Tobacco Directory 

2008 Notices of Removal from the Kentucky Tobacco Directory

2009 Notices of Removal from the Kentucky Tobacco Directory

2010 Notices of Removal from the Kentucky Tobacco Directory

2011 Notices of Removal from the Kentucky Tobacco Directory

2008 R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Revised Brand Style Descriptors

 

Last Updated 7/31/2013
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