Tobacco Issues in Nebraska

Nebraska 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

​Cigarette Tax Alert!

Lawmakers in Nebraska are considering additional taxes on cigarettes — a proposed $1.50 per cigarette pack tax hike.

Your legislators need to know the negative impact such tax increases will have on Nebraska retailers and adult consumers.
Higher tobacco taxes threaten business, hurt local jobs and can potentially lead to illegal cigarette smuggling. State leaders should focus on policies that promote job growth – NOT threaten them.
It’s time to speak out against tobacco tax increases..

Tax Facts

The excise tax on one pack of cigarettes in Nebraska is currently $0.64.

Take a closer look at the cigarette tax dollars being collected in Nebraska in FY2014.

  Cigarette Excise Taxes Other Tobacco Products Taxes Cigarette Sales Taxes Tobacco Settlement Payments Total Smoker Payments FY2014
$37,337,763 $128,830,454​