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the amount by which taxes are increased

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The tobacco tax hike bill increases the rates of the tobacco excise from PHP35 to PHP45 per pack and up to PHP60 in 2023 and added a tax on heated tobacco products and e-cigarettes.
With the passage of the tax hike, tobacco farmers like Raganit and all Filipinos will be able to enjoy free medical consultation, hospital confinement, laboratory tests, out-patient services and even medicine, among others.
This is the third major tax hike proposal in a decade.
The plan has resulted in rumors that Japanese President Shinzo Abe would call a snap election if his government would go forward with the tax hike. Abe on Friday told Japanese Kyodo agency that he would not ask for snap elections to get voter consent for the tax hike. 
According to Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, a funding gap will exist for the Universal Healthcare Law if the sin tax hike would not be implemented.
In addition to paying their portion of the tax, workers will bear part of the cost of the employer portion of the tax hike in the form of lower wages.
However, several lawmakers urged the Duterte administration to postpone the second tranche of oil tax hike, saying Philippine consumers reeling from soaring prices since the start of the year need a reprieve.
Pevan East Africa Limited, the owner of Sportpesa, and Bradley Limited that runs the Pambazuka National Lottery moved to court separately, claiming the tax hikes - which replaced variable tax rates on betting, gaming, lottery and sweepstakes - were unconstitutional.
BEIRUT: Passengers leaving Lebanon from Monday will have to pay higher exit fees following a tax hike law that went into effect on Oct.
The decision was expected to be announced as early as Monday, and the tax hike could be put off for two years or 18 months until the autumn of 2018 when Abe's term as president of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party expires, said Japan's Kyodo News.
Greece offered new measures including a tax hike on shipping companies and scrapping tax breaks for its islands in the latest proposal sent to creditors on Thursday for a cash-for-reforms deal, as Athens races to win new funds to avert bankruptcy.
EVERY home in the country will be hit with an average tax hike of over [euro]1,000 if Sinn Fein gets into Government, it has been claimed.
Kalibo, Aklan - The Aklan provincial government is appealing the decision of the Department of Justice (DOJ) which asserts that the new tax hike imposed on real property is legal.
The dissolution will test whether the public support Abe's decision on a sales tax hike and "Abenomics" economic policies.