Jeanne Thompson

Jeanne is our Tobacco Tax Subject Matter Expert. She has over a decade of experience in tobacco tax auditing, inspections and compliance in Kentucky. For the past 6 years she has served as a chair member on the FTA Tobacco Uniformity Committee.

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FTA Tobacco Annual Conference Takeaways

3 Key Takeaways from the 2022 FTA Tobacco Section Annual Conference

The IGEN team was thrilled to attend the 2022 FTA Tobacco Section Annual Conference last week in Maine. This conference brings together hundreds of industry and state leaders across tobacco.

vapor and e-cig taxes by state

Vape & e-cig tax by state

See the current vape taxes by state. We’ve included the tax rates for each state that levies an excise tax on vaping products. Plus, see which states have the highest and lowest tax rates.


What is the PACT act: vapor products added to PACT requirements

Review the basics of the PACT Act: what it does and who needs to comply.

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Why Excise Tax is Complicated in the Tobacco & Vape Industries

Check out this guide about excise taxation in two highly regulated industries, licensing, and much more.

Synthetic Nicotine Regulation

Synthetic Nicotine Regulation – Consolidated Appropriations Act 2022

The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2022, gave the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) the authority to regulate nicotine from any source, including synthetic nicotine.