​Tobacco Issues in Maryland

Maryland tobacco tax facts
Click here to save or print this chart. Source: Tax Burden on Tobacco, Historical Compilation, Vol. 49, Orzechowski and Walker, Arlington, VA, 2014

Higher Taxes Affect You

State legislators can push for higher cigarette taxes at any time. That’s why it’s important for you to make your voice heard on this important issue by contacting your elected officials today.

Tax Facts

The excise tax on one pack of cigarettes in Maryland is currently $2.00.
Take a closer look at the cigarette tax dollars being collected in Maryland in FY2014.
  Cigarette Excise Taxes Other Tobacco Products Taxes Cigarette Sales Taxes Tobacco Settlement Payments Total Smoker Payments FY2014
$52,626,243 $531,759,322​​