ABOUT THE BOARD

The Blue Ridge Cigarette Tax Board (BRCTB) was established pursuant to Code of Virginia § 58.1-3832 to assess, collect and disburse the cigarette taxes levied by and for its member jurisdictions. Current members of the BRCTB are the Counties of Albemarle, Augusta, Fluvanna, Greene, Madison and Orange; the City of Charlottesville; and the Town of Madison. The Board is composed of one representative from each jurisdiction. The current Board chairman is Eric Dahl (Fluvanna County).

TAX RATES

**TAX RATES effective as of July 1, 2023.

JURISDICTION TAX RATE (per pack)
Albemarle County
$0.40
Augusta County
$0.15
Charlottesville City
$0.55
Fluvanna County
$0.40
Greene County
$0.40
Madison County
$0.40
Orange County
$0.40
Town of Madison
$0.40

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission is the administrator for the Board and is responsible for the normal, day-to-day operations of the Board in administration of cigarette tax ordinances adopted by each of the member jurisdictions. Incorporated towns within the BRCTB counties might not participate in the BRCTB and may have their own cigarette tax ordinance and levy that is separate from their counties. Contact information for the Board administrator is listed below.

JURISDICTION

Wondering if a location is within a BRCTB participating jurisdiction? Use the address search bar or “current location” feature in this webapp to find out! This app works on desktop or mobile devices.

DOCUMENTS

TJPDC fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in all programs and activities. TJPDC provides reasonable accommodations for persons who require special assistance to participate in public involvement opportunities. For more information, or to obtain a Discrimination Complaint Form, contact (434) 979-7310, lshannon@tjpdc.org, or tjpdc.org.

CONTACT INFORMATION & MEETING LOCATION

Contact Info