Over 17 Years Of Skilled Advocacy For Small Businesses

Helping Retailers Fight Tobacco Violation Accusations

Tobacco sales are strictly regulated. It does not take much for a retailer to find themselves under scrutiny for alleged violations of such rules. When you are facing these types of legal challenges, understanding your options is crucial. The Law Office Of W. Matthew Iler, Jr., is ready to step in to provide the guidance you need.

Based in Beverly, the firm is deeply committed to helping Massachusetts businesses navigate difficult legal situations. With over two decades of experience, W. Matthew Iler, Jr., brings a wealth of knowledge to your case. He is here to pursue effective solutions for you and your company in your tobacco license or sales violation concern.

Tobacco Licenses In Massachusetts

To sell tobacco in Massachusetts, you need the correct license from the Massachusetts Department of Revenue. There are three main license types:

  • Cigarette and smokeless tobacco
  • Cigars and smoking tobacco
  • Electronic nicotine distribution systems (ENDS)

If you are facing accusations of license violations, Mr. Iler can explain your situation clearly and help you devise a strategy for protecting your business’s future.

A Complex Maze Of Regulations

Along with the license rules, retailers who sell tobacco must adhere to myriad other regulations, such as:

  • Sales restrictions: For example, selling flavored tobacco is banned in Massachusetts.
  • Taxes: Tobacco products are heavily taxed, requiring retailers to navigate complex tax laws.
  • Local ordinances: Many Massachusetts communities create and enforce their own tobacco regulations.

Allegations of violating these rules can have significant impacts on your business. The Law Office Of W. Matthew Iler, Jr., is here to assist you in understanding what you are facing and formulating an effective response.

An Advocate Who Knows How To Work With Many Agencies

Given the many local, state and federal rules on tobacco, a diverse array of government agencies come into play in violation cases. You need a lawyer who is well-versed in dealing with these entities and their processes. Attorney Iler has represented numerous businesses, including local convenience stores, in proceedings with the Department of Revenue and local health boards. No matter which agency your case involves, Mr. Iler is ready to provide you with the dedicated support you and your business need.

Here For You And Your Company

Facing tobacco-related accusations can be daunting. Your company’s very future could be at stake. But you do not have to try to get through this situation on your own. The attorney at the Law Office Of W. Matthew Iler, Jr., can advocate for your company’s best interests at every step. With extensive commercial litigation experience and a history of successful resolutions, Mr. Iler is ready to help you tackle the accusations you face head-on and seek the solutions you need.

Get The Reliable Guidance You Deserve

When accusations of tobacco violations arise for your business, swift and well-informed action is key. Reach out to the Law Office Of W. Matthew Iler, Jr. today through email or by calling 844-363-9406. Mr. Iler is ready to help you respond proactively to the challenges your business is facing.