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|Tobacco product||Duty rate from 00:01am 20 May 2017||Duty rate from 6pm 22 November 2017||Duty rate from 6pm 29 October 2018||Impact on customers|
|Cigarettes||£207.99 per 1,000 cigarettes plus 16.5% of retail price||£217.23 per 1,000 cigarettes plus 16.5% of retail price||£228.29 per 1000 cigarettes plus 16.5% of retail price||Additional 33 pence to a packet of 20 cigarettes|
|Cigars||£259.44/kg||£270.96/kg||£284.76/kg||Additional 17 pence per 10g of cigars|
|Hand rolling tobacco||£209.77/kg||£221.18/kg||£234.65/kg||Additional 48 pence to a packet (30g) of hand rolling tobacco|
|Other smoking tobacco and chewing tobacco||£114.06/kg||£119.13/kg||£125.20/kg||Additional 22 pence to a packet (30g) of pipe tobacco|
You can find information about the rates on tobacco for heating in the Tobacco Products Duty guide.
Minimum Excise Duty for cigarettes
The Minimum Excise Duty is the minimum level of excise duty that must be paid on cigarettes.
This means that if the Tobacco Duty on cigarettes is the lower than the Minimum Excise Duty, you must apply the Minimum Excise Duty instead.
|Tobacco Product||Minimum Excise Tax from 00:01am 20 May 2017||Minimum Excise Tax from 6pm 22 November 2017||Minimum Excise Tax from 6pm 29 October 2018|
|Cigarettes||£268.63 per 1,000 cigarettes||£280.15 per 1,000 cigarettes||£293.95 per 1000 cigarettes|
Read about Tobacco Products Duty.