Iowa

Florida ranks 10th in Amazon’s list of its top digital entrepreneurs per capita

“We’ve reached more customers than we ever could have on our own and have continued to grow more than 90 percent year-over-year. Thanks to our growth with Amazon, we now have 15 local employees in Ankeny, just moved into a 7,000 square foot office and warehouse, and are in the process of expanding further.”

Taxes on cigarettes

On this date in 1921, Iowa became the first state to enact a tax on cigarettes, rolling paper and associated paraphernalia. The tax was very modest, being just $1 per 1,000 cigarettes.  Iowa today collects $1.36 per pack, ranking it… Read More ›