Taxation and price – essential facts

02 Nov 2012

The most effective policy for reducing tobacco consumption is to increase the price of tobacco products through tax increases. Higher tobacco prices:
• Encourage cessation among existing tobacco users;
• Prevent initiation among potential users; and
• Reduce the quantity of tobacco consumed among

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