Washington Post: UB experts discuss debate over New York State cigarette tax

Release Date: November 13, 2010


An article distributed by the Associated Press about the legal challenges being waged over New York State's efforts to tax Native American smoke shop sales to non-Indian customers quotes Stuart Lazar, associate professor of law and a specialist in tax issues, and Don Grinde, professor and chair of American studies. The article appeared throughout the U.S. and Canada in outlets that include The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, ABC News, Bloomberg Businessweek, Huffington Post and the independent Indian news outlet, Native American Times.

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