IRS Agent That Tried to Bribe Dispensary is Convicted

A former U.S. Internal Revenue Service agent was convicted by a federal jury this week of two counts related to bribery. The U.S. Attorney's Office says 43-year-old Paul G. Hurley had been a Seattle-area age...

Group Launches Petition to Oppose Marijuana Tax

California Sen. Mike McGuire, from Sonoma County, wants to tax medical marijuana at its point of sale. Under his proposal 15 percent of sales would go to the people of the Golden State. "This needed revenue ...

L.A. Will No Longer Issue Paperwork to New Collectives

Los Angeles is a strange city. Under law, medical marijuana dispensaries have to forward a 5 percent sales tax to City Hall. But the city council just voted to stop issuing new tax certificates to collective...

Colorado Dispensaries to Get Tax Holiday

The legalization of recreational marijuana has put millions of dollars of tax money in Colorado's coffers. The state is working on lowering the pot sales tax, from 10 percent to 8 percent, in 2017. Until the...