Cigarette Tax http://wuky.org en Panel Recommends Sales Tax Hike On Cigarettes http://wuky.org/post/panel-recommends-sales-tax-hike-cigarettes <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky.&nbsp; -- Smokers would pay more for their cigarettes under a proposal endorsed Monday by a panel appointed by Governor Steve Beshear.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The Blue Ribbon Commission on Tax Reform gave an initial OK to increasing the cigarette tax to $1 a pack from the current 60 cents.</span></p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 03:14:59 +0000 Associated Press 23709 at http://wuky.org Panel Recommends Sales Tax Hike On Cigarettes