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TMA responds to Labour windfall tax proposal

Giles Roca, Director General of the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association (TMA), commented:    “This anti-business idea…

TMA responds to the Government’s launch of the plain packaging consultation

Giles Roca, Director General of the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association (TMA), commented: “The tobacco industry supports…

UK cigarette prices

RRP £ per 20Tax Burden £ per 20Tax Incidence
19901.651.2073
19911.801.3173
19922.081.5575
19932.271.7075
19942.521.9377
19952.702.0977
19962.892.2678
19973.082.4279
19983.362.6579
19993.642.8879
20003.883.0879
20014.223.3780
20024.393.4679
20034.513.5579
20044.653.6578
20054.823.7778
20065.053.9177
20075.334.0776
20085.444.1877
20095.674.3477
20106.134.6777
20116.635.0877
20127.095.4577
20137.725.9177
20148.236.2576
2014 (post Budget)8.476.4977

This table shows the recommended retail price (RRP) of a typical pack of 20 cigarettes in the Most Popular Price Category (MPPC) on 1st January each year.. Please note that the increase in price and tax between time periods is the result of Government tax increases announced at the Budget and also manufacturers’ price increases.