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Minnesota: Tobacco Prices to Increase in 2015


 It's about to get more pricey in Minnesota.

On January 1, 2015, the excise tax on moist snuff will increase to the greater of the two: $2.90 per container or 95% of the wholesale sales price.

The moist snuff excise tax rate is linked to the tax on cigarettes, also set to increase in 2015. Read the details here.

Simplify sales tax in Minnesota and other states. Learn more.

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Gail Cole
Avalara Author
Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.