Last updated: January 21, 2020

 

Alaska

  • $50 per ounce wholesale tax on flower sold from cultivators to other licensees
  • $15 per ounce wholesale tax on trim sold from from cultivators to other licensees
  • Municipalities impose additional local taxes on marijuana sales up to 8%

California

  • $9.65 per ounce wholesale tax on flower sold from cultivators to other licensees
  • $2.87 per ounce wholesale tax on flower sold from cultivators to other licensees
  • 15% retail excise tax on marijuana sales to consumers
  • 7.25-10.75% normal statewide sales tax with additional local taxes

Colorado

  • 15% wholesale excise tax on products sold by cultivators (price is based on a “fair market rate” determined periodically by regulators)
  • 15% retail sales tax on marijuana
  • Municipalities impose additional local sales taxes on marijuana up to 9%

Illinois

  • 7% wholesale excise tax on marijuana sold by cultivators 
  • 10% retail marijuana sales tax on products <35% THC
  • 20% retail marijuana sales on infused products (e.g. edibles)
  • 25% retail marijuana sales tax on products >35% THC
  • 6.25-16.25% normal statewide sales tax with additional local taxes

Maine

  • $335 per pound wholesale tax on flower sold from cultivators to other licensees
  • $94 per pound wholesale tax on trim sold from cultivators to other licensees
  • $1.50 per seedling wholesale tax on immature plants sold from cultivators to other licensees
  • $0.30 per seed wholesale tax on seeds sold from cultivators to other licensees
  • 10% retail tax on marijuana sales
  • 5.5% normal statewide sales tax

Massachusetts

  • 10.25% retail excise tax on marijuana sales
  • 6.25% normal statewide sales tax
  • Municipalities impose additional local sales taxes on marijuana up to 3%

Michigan

  • 10% retail excise tax on marijuana sales
  • 6% normal statewide sales tax

Nevada

  • 15% wholesale excise tax on products sold by cultivators (price is based on a “fair market rate” determined periodically by regulators)
  • 15% retail excise tax on marijuana sales to consumers
  • 6.25-8.625% normal statewide sales tax with additional local taxes

Oregon

  • 17% retail marijuana sales tax
  • Municipalities impose additional local sales taxes on marijuana up to 3%

Washington

  • 37% retail excise tax on marijuana sales to consumers
  • 7-10.5% normal statewide sales tax with additional local taxes