Marijuana Legalization in Massachusetts Could Rake in a Whopping $1 Billion in 4 Years – Marijuana News

Marijuana sales could surpass $1 billion in the state of Massachusetts by the year 2020 — if the state chooses to legalize weed for recreational purposes in the fall, that is.

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Marijuana Legalization in Massachusetts Could Rake in a Whopping $1 Billion in 4 Years – Marijuana News

Marijuana sales could surpass $1 billion in the state of Massachusetts by the year 2020 — if the state chooses to legalize weed for recreational purposes in the fall, that is.

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Will falling oil prices help push marijuana legalization in Texas? Advocates hope so. – Marijuana News

AUSTIN — Optimistic advocates hope Texas will legalize the green to make more green. Low oil prices could make the stakes higher than ever for Texas’ economic future when lawmakers meet to pass the state’s next budget in 2017.

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Louisiana State lawmakers reportedly discussing legalizing marijuana – Marijuana News

NEW ORLEANS (WWL-TV) — State lawmakers are reportedly discussing legalizing marijuana in Louisiana. To help fill an immediate $850 million budget shortfall the governor wants to raise taxes while Republicans want deeper reductions.

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The legal marijuana industry scrambles to keep up with changing tax agendas

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Experts say legal cannabis companies have to keep meticulous records if they don’t want to run afoul of federal, state and community tax officials.

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Washington Expects Pot Sales Tax Revenue Surge to $1 Billion

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Washington State expects marijuana sales taxes to bring in more than $1 billion over the next four years, according to a budget forecast published by the Office of Financial Management.
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Higher Learning: Colorado county mulls scholarship pot tax


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