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[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 156 - Excise Duties yield [Tobacco] [27330/13]. (11 Jun 2013)

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156. Deputy Patrick Nulty asked the Minister for Finance if he will provide, in tabular form, the total amount of revenue raised by the State in the years 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 from excise duties on a packet of 20 cigarettes and rolling tobacco; if he will also indicate the gross national tobacco related excise for each year; if he will provide the rate of excise that corresponds to the revenue information already provided; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [27330/13] 

Minister for Finance (Deputy Michael Noonan): I am informed by the Revenue Commissioners that the available figures of excise receipts and rates in each Tobacco Products Tax category in respect of the years 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 are as follows:

 
Cigarettes
Fine Cut
Cigars
Other Smoking
Total
-
€m
€m
€m
€m
€m
2009
1,155.40
46.6
9.6
4.9
1216.5
2010
1,100.90
44.5
9.6
4.6
1159.6
2011
1,056.80
56.2
9.2
4
1126.1
2012
989.6
71
7.8
3.9
1072.3
 
Tobacco Products Tax Rates
With Effect from
15/10/2008
08/04/2009
07/12/2011
01/05/2012
06/12/2012
CIGARETTES
-
-
-
-
-
Specific duty per 1,000 cigarettes
€175.30
€183.42
€192.44
€233.11
€237.69
Ad Valorem duty as percent of retail price
18.28%
18.25%
18.03%
9.04%
8.83%
Cigars (per kilogram)
€250.73
€261.07
€271.34
€271.34
€275.34
Fine cut tobacco (per kilogram)
€211.58
€220.30
€228.97
€228.97
€248.61
Other smoking tobacco (per kilog)
€173.95
€181.12
€188.24
€188.24
€191.02
Item Type:Dail Debates
Source:Oireachtas
Date:11 June 2013
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Subjects:VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland
B Substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking) > Tobacco smoke (cigarette law / policy)
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Economic aspects of substance use (cost / pricing)

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