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Their -- cigarettes and that's saying the government has no right to tax them.
Are they right all rise the judges CF Fox News senior judicial office and the problem.
If -- -- make their own cigarettes from tobacco that comes into the the the nation the Indian nation yes.
Venom -- yes it is okay much to the annoyance.
Of Governor Cuomo and all of his modern predecessors and it doesn't happen just in New York.
It happens elsewhere.
Because this diminishes.
The tax returns -- huge drain of course of course but look it's a very complicated area of the law.
But federal government entered into hundreds of treaties.
With Indian nations they are literally.
Nations that exist among us -- and under our constitution a treaty.
Has the same I respect them level of authority as the constitution.
And thus when the Indian nations enter into an agreement with the federal government.
That cuts out who.
-- states and it -- the Indian nations to do things on their property which if you work I did it on our property would be subject to state regulation and state taxation look at the states don't like -- and too bad for -- -- -- -- very on the Indian nation and they -- a couple of million cigarette today what do -- they could do that yes they -- not subject to the New York State for -- -- cigarette tax correct and I go into -- -- that resolution bottom yes -- question -- can you -- on that reservation and by a truck -- of them.
And bring them to Franklin Lakes New Jersey midtown Manhattan.
And start selling them and that is an issue that has not yet been resolved the states have taken the position that that is a taxable event.
And you would have to charge your customers that for dollar -- next graphics so it is not the tax is not lebed on the tobacco the -- tobacco believes Virginia.
The taxis -- on the cigarette.
After it's been made into a cigarette and sold there is probably some tax paid to Virginia when it leaves Virginia but it is -- Compared to the four dollar -- Other than that what you're statement that we your statements correct and so the covered in -- case we'd like to collect that tax you're talking about a tremendous amount of money.
That would otherwise go into the coffers of the state of new York and you're also talking about the beauties of the free market system.
I how about.
There are little places around the country where what -- -- this is one of them but.
I think -- is judge -- are -- under any kind of regulations to what they can actually.
Put and -- that's a good question actually no it's to back well yeah.
Are -- you know I don't know that's a great question and I don't know the answer to that we we.
-- they're certainly can't punish fraud and they say it's tobacco and it's something else that's adulterated that of course they could be sued.
There's still subject to the general laws of the -- -- can't commit murder on this property two but but in terms of the actual regulation of having someone from the government there.
Watching the process the product being made as is the case and other tobacco manufacturers in the south the answers now that he sent threats -- branded Niagara is indeed shut I mean how are they compared to the regular you know seven electing her and not let -- -- -- I think about what he bishops and that I thought about it earlier -- but that's a good -- basically yeah.
Pakistan got a -- -- a -- that's very interesting yes brown the that the free market getting around this this tax interest thanks -- -- -- gas prices.
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