If you’ve seen ads promising to set you up with payments from the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement — a Nov. 1998 accord that requires tobacco companies to pay $10 billion annually to 46 states and Washington, D.C. — don’t fall for it. These ads are just a big, fat scam.Attorneys general for Washington state, California, Nevada, …
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
MAY 01, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
SHUKRI A AHMED
1175 WEBSTER AVE
BRONX, NEW YORK, 10456
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - A & K TOBACCO AND GROCERY CORP
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