• Vote No On 31

    Vote No On 31

    On November 8, 2022, voters will have the opportunity to repeal California’s statewide ban on flavored tobacco products, by voting no on Prop 31.

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  • Fight Back Against FDA Prohibitions

    Fight Back Against FDA Prohibitions

    We are less than a month away from the comment period closing (pending any extensions, which were requested) on July 5th for the Tobacco Products Standards Proposed Rule on Flavored Cigars.

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  • SPECIAL NOTICE from CDTFA

    SPECIAL NOTICE from CDTFA

    New Tax Rate on Other Tobacco Products Effective July 1, 2021, through June 30, 2022

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  • NOTICE: San Jose to become largest California city to ban flavored tobacco sales

    NOTICE: San Jose to become largest California city to ban flavored tobacco sales

    Tuesday’s vote comes on the heels of a concerted lobbying effort by the tobacco industry to block the ban.

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About C.A.R.T.

The California Association of Retail Tobacconists Inc. (CART) was incorporated in the state of California on November 16, 1998 and is a nonprofit mutual benefit corporation.

CART is organized, administered and operated exclusively to receive, administer and expend funds to promote and represent the common business interests of and improve the business conditions among members of the retail tobacconists of California, within the meaning of Section 501 (c) (6) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, or corresponding provisions of any subsequent federal tax laws.

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