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Philadelphia Cigarette Tax

A Philadelphia cigarette tax, signed into law on Sept. 24, imposes a $2-per-pack cigarette tax on all cigarettes and little cigars sold in Philadelphia, effective Oct. 1, 2014, in order to supplement public school funding in the city.

The documents in the box to the right provide further information on administration of this tax.

Information Notice - Local Option Cigarette Tax 2014-02

Cigarette Stamping Agent Purchase (REV-1043)

Cigarette Dealer Floor Tax Return (REV-779): This blank form should only be used by dealers that did not receive a form in the mail; dealers that received a form by mail should use the mailed form, which was pre-populated with identifying information.