It’s no April Fool’s joke.

Starting today, Georgia smokers will have to pay an extra 62 cents per pack of cigarettes. That works out to an extra $6.20 per carton, or more than $200/year for the average smoker.
This is thanks to a new federal tax, which you can learn more about here:
So… it may be just the right time to think about quitting after all, huh?