No Mystery | Canada’s Excise Tax on Vaping Means More Smoking | RegWatch

According to tobacco control policy expert Clive Bates, Canada’s new excise tax on nicotine vaping products will lead to more smoking, illness, and death.

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Released: November 12, 2022
Produced by Brent Stafford

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  1. I will be talking with my local MP about this excise tax in the coming weeks. I informed her that my 1 litre bottle of base (PG/VG/Nic) used to cost me $34.99. Now it costs me $168.00. She agrees that the government totally ignored the needs of adult vapers, and didn’t listen when they consulted with us. She also agreed the if the government wants people to quit smoking, this is not the way to go about it.

    • Hi Chris, thanks for leaving the comment. I’m shocked at the cost differential that’s outrageous. Good to hear you’ve got someone’s attention in government. I’ll shoot you a note via email as I’d like to hear more about how this new tax is affecting you. b…


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