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Tobacco Tax Rates

Effective January 1, 2008, the Maryland tobacco tax for cigarettes is $2.00 per pack of 20 cigarettes. Other tobacco products (OTP) are subject to a tax rate of 15 percent of the wholesale price. 

Maryland Tobacco Tax Rate Chart
Product Tax Rate
Cigarettes - for pack of at least 11 and not more than 20 $2.00
Cigarettes - for each cigarette in a pack of more than 20 10 cents
Cigarettes - for each cigarette in a package of free sample cigarettes 10 cents
Other Tobacco Products (OTP) 15 percent of the wholesale price
Effective January 1, 2008.
Federal Rates 

See the Federal Tax and Fee Rate Chart for Tobacco Products on the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau Web site.



 
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