Friday January 11th, 2013 informationliberation.com
60% of cigarettes sold in New York are smuggled: report (CNN)
New York has the highest cigarette tax rate of any state, and nearly two-thirds of the state's cigarette market is illegal, announced the think tank Tax Foundation on Thursday.

The Tax Foundation said that 60.9% of cigarettes sold in New York State are smuggled in from other states.