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Some disputable points relating to the proposed excise duties on tobacco products

Author: Petar Ganev / 2022-11-25

This week the Parliamentary Budget Committee adopted at first reading amendments to the tobacco excise duties. Essentially the amendments proposed by the Ministry of Finance provide for the establishment of an excise tax calendar for the period 2023-2026 laying down the increases of all tobacco excise duties – on cigarettes, fine-cut smoking tobacco, heated tobacco products and e-cigarettes.

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