NZ's tobacco black market: Quarter of a billion tax dollars lost

Sam Hurley
Sam Hurley

Deputy Head of Print Content

A growing illicit tobacco trade is being targeted by a new law which came into effect this week, but will it be enough? Sam Hurley reports.

An increasing tobacco black market saw the Government miss out on $287.4 million in tax last year, a report reveals.

It comes at a time when further efforts are being made to crack down on