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The Ten States That Profit Most From Sin

submitted on May 13, 2011 by jack69darin in "Member's Lounge"
Are you helping your state keeps their budgets afloat, by engaging in sinful acts Confused



As state budgets strain under huge debt loads, they are counting increasingly on “sin taxes”, one of the few reliable sources of revenue in these uncertain economic times.

States have profited from the public’s voracious appetite for easy money (gambling), nicotine (smoking) and booze (alcohol) for years


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    Posted by pablos17 on May 13, 2011
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    #1 (Nevada) is not a surprise. Thought they would generate more revenue than that though.

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