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2012 Tobacco Tax Legislation

Other Tobacco Products (OTP) Floor Tax

The 2012 Special Session of the Maryland General Assembly enacted legislation changing the excise tax on the wholesale price of OTP to the following:

Cigars 70%
All Other OTP 30%
Premium Cigars Tax rate remains unchanged at 15%

The new tax rate applies to all OTP floor stock in Maryland on July 1, 2012. For more information, see Bulletin TT-73. Use Form ATT-610F to submit your OTP Floor Tax return.

Questions related to the OTP floor tax can be directed to Taxpayer Service at 410-260-7980, 1-800-638-2937, or

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