What is the penalty for selling cigarettes in Tennessee that are not listed on Tennessee's directory?

There are several potential penalties for selling cigarettes made by a tobacco product manufacturer or of a brand family not included in the directory. These potential penalties include:

  • Disgorgement of profits
  • Seizure and forfeiture of the cigarettes
  • Criminal charges for committing a class B misdemeanor
  • Revocation or suspension of a tobacco tax license
  • A civil penalty
Not finding answers? Submit a request


Powered by Zendesk