Both the state of Texas and the federal government are proposing taxes on eliquid. At $0.05 per milligram, we could be looking at some significant price hikes in the near future. Below is a table of how prices would be effected; it’s not pretty. If both pass, double the numbers you see below.
So what can we do? Contact our representatives, blow up their phones and e-mails, but don’t forget to be polite. CASAA, the Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association, has made it quick and easy to make your voice heard. We need every voice, every story, every success told!
On the Federal tax:
On the Texas tax: