Frequently Asked Questions

The Ohio Department of Taxation has compiled a list of frequently asked questions covering many different categories.

To view the questions, click on the "Select Category" bar and then click on the category you are interested in.  A list of questions will appear pertaining to that category. Then click on the question you are inquiring about and the answer will appear.

How might behavior change as a result of the higher tax?

  • An increase in price may discourage people from buying and smoking little cigars.
  • Little cigar sales are 2% of the Ohio tobacco market. Smokers may change to another product, or distributors may discontinue selling little cigars in Ohio.