Montana – Campaign to Legalize, Regulate and Tax Adult-Use Cannabis Submits Signatures for November Ballot

Today, New Approach Montana, a Helena-based marijuana reform campaign, will be submitting over 130,000 signatures to counties across the state in order to qualify two complementary marijuana legalization initiatives for the November 2020 ballot. Despite the impact of COVID-19, the Continue reading Montana – Campaign to Legalize, Regulate and Tax Adult-Use Cannabis Submits Signatures for November Ballot

California – Bill Would Create Special Banks For Pot Retailers

State-legal marijuana companies can’t use federally-backed banks, causing cash problems SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Shut out of the traditional banking system by federal laws, the country’s largest legal marijuana market in California could benefit if the state approves a measure creating Continue reading California – Bill Would Create Special Banks For Pot Retailers

Oregon – Oregon’s Recreational Pot Shoppers Adjust to 25 Percent Sales Tax

http://www.oregonlive.com – Noelle Crombie – January 11, 2016 “On Jan. 1, after a three-month tax holiday, Oregon imposed a 25 percent sales tax on recreational marijuana sales. The tax will eventually be replaced with a 17 percent state tax once the Continue reading Oregon – Oregon’s Recreational Pot Shoppers Adjust to 25 Percent Sales Tax

Alaska – Pot Tax Comes up for Vote

Newsminer.com – Saturday, October 3, 2015 “Residents of the city of Fairbanks will decide this election if marijuana sales will be subject to a 5 percent sales tax on sales within city limits. The ballot measure was approved unanimously by the Continue reading Alaska – Pot Tax Comes up for Vote

Colorado – Marijuana Sales Tax Holiday

Salt Report 3674 – Due to an obscure provision in the Colorado Taxpayer Bill of Rights, Colorado will be offering a one-time sales tax holiday for marijuana. This one time holiday will be held on September 16, 2015. Further Information: Continue reading Colorado – Marijuana Sales Tax Holiday

Oregon – Proposed Marijuana Sales Tax

Salt Report 3639 – Although Oregon does not impose a sales tax, legislators have unveiled a proposed retail sales tax for marijuana that would replace the harvest tax approved by voters. The proposed sales tax was one of the major Continue reading Oregon – Proposed Marijuana Sales Tax