Tax on tobacco products in California rise again. The CA Dept of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) has announced that effective July 1, 2021, through June 30, 2022, the tax rate for tobacco products other than cigarettes will be 63.49% of the wholesale cost (currently 56.93%). The CDTFA is required to annually determine and impose a tax rate on these tobacco products that is the equivalent to the combined rate of taxes on cigarettes.