Take action now to oppose two bills that would make access to smoke-free tobacco and nicotine products needlessly more expensive.
- S 1576 would enact a 40% wholesale tax on e-liquid.
- S 1497 would raise the excise tax on smokeless tobacco from 25% to 45%.
These bills are scheduled for a hearing on
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
1:00 PM (agenda)
Joint Revenue Committee
Hearing Room A-2 (directions)
Massachusetts State House (directions)
24 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02133
Please make plans to attend this hearing. Even if you do not plan to speak, your presence is important as it demonstrates the large numbers of people affected by this tax.
Take action now to oppose these bills by sending a message to committee members urging them to vote no on S 1576 and amend S 1497 to remove section 3!