Cigarette Tax

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State Tax on a Pack of Cigarettes in 2016

StateTax Per PackRank
Iowa$1.3628
Alabama$0.6838
Alaska$2.0012
Arizona$2.0012
Arkansas$1.1532
California$0.8736
Colorado$0.8437
Connecticut$3.653
Delaware$1.6022
District of Columbia$2.919
Florida$1.3429
Georgia$0.3749
Hawaii$3.206
Idaho$0.5744
Illinois$1.9817
Indiana$1.0035
Kansas$1.2931
Kentucky$0.6042
Louisiana$1.0833
Maine$2.0012
Maryland$2.0012
Massachusetts$3.515
Michigan$2.0012
Minnesota$3.544
Mississippi$0.6838
Missouri$0.1751
Montana$1.7020
Nebraska$0.6440
Nevada$1.8018
New Hampshire$1.7819
New Jersey$2.7010
New Mexico$1.6622
New York$4.351
North Carolina$0.4547
North Dakota$0.4448
Ohio$1.6022
Oklahoma$1.0334
Oregon$1.3230
Pennsylvania$1.6022
Rhode Island$3.752
South Carolina$0.5744
South Dakota$1.5326
Tennessee$0.6241
Texas$1.4127
Utah$1.7020
Vermont$3.087
Virginia$0.3050
Washington$3.038
West Virginia$0.5546
Wisconsin$2.5211
Wyoming$0.6043

Source: https://data.cdc.gov/api/views/7nwe-3aj9/rows.csv?accessType=DOWNLOAD

History of Iowa Cigarette Tax Rates

Date Cigarette Tax Rate
4/11/1921 $0.02 per package
1953 $0.03 per package
1959 $0.04 per package
1963 $0.05 per package
1965 $0.08 per package
1967 $0.10 per package
1971 $0.13 per package
1981 $0.18 per package
1985 $0.26 per package
1988 $0.34 per package
1989 $0.31 per package
1991 $0.36 per package
3/16/2007 $1.36 per package

Source: Iowa Department of Revenue