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Friday, February 18, 2005
State nails smokers who didn't pay taxes
State nails smokers who didn't pay taxes: "In a bold push to catch tax scofflaws, the [Michigan] state Treasury Department has subpoenaed the online retailers in other states to get the names, addresses and purchase records of Michiganders who bought cigarettes from them. In virtually all cases, such sales do not include the cigarette tax that must be paid to the state, regardless of who the seller is or how much is purchased."