Let’s add 20% to the sin tax as an incentive to lift the prohibition

The illicit tobacco market is flourishing, and there is no doubt that booze is also changing hands under lockdown. So let’s dispense with the fiction that prohibition has been a grand success and bring legal booze and smokes back on the market. But here is an idea: To sweeten the deal, add 20% to the existing sin taxes, and split the extra revenue between National Treasury and the Solidarity Fund.