UNDER ATTACK / CIGARETTE BUY-DOWNS / HIGHER TOBACCO PURCHASE AGE, FIRE SAFE' CIGARETTE STANDARDS / NYACS: 'RESTORE A LEVEL PLAYING FIELD'

2000-03-22

Report on the hardships that convenience stores are having in the face of increased cigarette taxes. Claims that the cigarette tax is unfair because Native Americans are allowed to sell cigarettes without the tax and thus convenience store owners cannot in any way compete. Discusses in addition, the negative effect an increase in the minimum wage will have on the rate of unemployment.

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Subjects
CALVIN,J
NEWMAN,R
PATAKI
LOR
ASSEMBLY
DEPT OF TAXATION + FINANCE
HEALTH COMM
LEGISLATURE
MOM + POP CONVENIENCE STORE
NOCO EXPRESS SHOPS
NY
NY ASSN OF CONVENIENCE STORES
SENATE
TAX DEPT
US SUPREME COURT Persons Mentioned: CALVIN,J
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/29945
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