Category Archives: Taxes

California Analysts Propose Taxing Cannabis Based on Potency

If you find yourself in California in search of a particularly strong strain of bud, it may soon cost you.  That’s because analysts in the state this week recommended replacing the existing tax structure for marijuana products, and replacing it with one tied to the potency of the cannabis. The Stronger The Weed, The Higher […]

California Officials Will Raise Cannabis Cultivation Taxes On New Year’s Day

California regulators announced on Thursday that taxes paid by the state’s licensed cannabis business will increase on New Year’s Day, despite calls to ease the burden on an industry struggling to compete with a thriving illicit market. In a special notice from the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration, the state announced that cannabis […]