An Important Message to Cigar Enthusiasts About Proposition 29

Did you know that Proposition 29, a measure that will increase cigar and pipe tobacco taxes by 73%, is coming up for a vote in California on June 5? If Prop 29 passes, you will pay MUCH more for your cigars and pipe tobacco. These products are already very highly taxed in California, at a rate of 31.73%, and will go up to 54.89% if Prop 29 passes. A Public Referendum in California on Raising the Tax on Cigars, Proposition 29 Must be Defeated! CRA is preparing to galvanize the cigar enthusiasts of California, as a broad-based coalition assembles to fight yet another … [Read more...]