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First Time Ever – A State Generates More Annual Tax Revenue From Marijuana Than From Alcohol

First Time Ever – A State Generates More Annual Tax Revenue From Marijuana Than From Alcohol

16 September 2015 at 16:08 Comments are Disabled

For the first time in history, a state has generated more annual revenue from taxes imposed on marijuana than from taxes imposed on alcohol. According to the Colorado Department of Revenue, the state collected nearly $70 million in marijuana-specific taxes and just under $42 million in alcohol-specific taxes from July 1, 2014 through June 30,Read More …

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Colorado and Marijuana Legalization One Year Later: What Has Changed?

Colorado and Marijuana Legalization One Year Later: What Has Changed?

13 January 2015 at 12:56 Comments are Disabled

It will soon be a full year in which adults were allowed to purchase marijuana from state-regulated dispensaries in Colorado. We’ve already passed the two-year mark allowing adults to possess an ounce of marijuana and use privately. Some Coloradans have chosen to cultivate marijuana legally for the last two years. Other than these groundbreaking policies,Read More …

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