Vapor Taxes - AK
Alaska: 5/6/2021 No State Excise Tax (yet) (Read more below)
COUNTIES/CITIES TAXED: Products containing nicotine (Eliquids with Nicotine) and Vaporizers Devices (E-Cigs) (with or without nicotine) are taxed in Anchorage, Matanuska Susitna Borough, Juneau, Petersburg and NW Arctic Borough
Summary on counties/Cities Tax above:
TAXED: Eliquid containing nicotine, vaporizer devices (e-cigs) without nicotine, vaporizer devices (e-cigs) with nicotine
NOT TAXED: Eliquids without nicotine, parts, accessories, supplies, products not listed above
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"An article or product made wholly or in part of tobacco or a tobacco substitute or otherwise containing nicotine that is expected or intended for human consumption"
"Any noncombustible device that provides a vapor or liquid nicotine to the user or relies on vaporization of any liquid or solid nicotine, including devices manufactured as e-cigarettes, e-cigars, e-pipes or under any other product name."
"Vapor product" means any vapor cartridge or other similar container which contains nicotine in a solution or other form that is intended to be used with an electronic cigarette or similar vapor producing devise. It also includes an electronic cigarette kit when the kit contains vapor cartridge(s) and a disposable electronic cigarette or similar devise sold for one time use
2/26/2021 (Not yet passed as of this printing) SB 45 would impose a 75% wholesale tax on vapor products (devices and liquids) (Bill: http://www.akleg.gov/basis/Bill/Detail/32?Root=HB110)
05/03/2021 (Not yet passed as of this printing) HB 110 would enact a 75% wholesale tax on e-liquids, vaping devices, and components. (Bill: http://www.akleg.gov/PDF/32/Bills/SB0045A.PDF)
Vapor Products Restrictions: None (If SB45 see above passes, AK will ban online sales to consumers)