How Not to Tax Marijuana

Pat Oglesby

Center for New Revenue

February 12, 2014

Three mistakes are plaguing marijuana tax administration: Collecting late, taxing manipulable price, and tying lawmakers' hands. While a prominent California initiative makes all three mistakes, proposals in Alaska, Maine, Maryland, New York, and Rhode Island avoid them all.

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Date posted: February 14, 2014  

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Oglesby, Pat, How Not to Tax Marijuana (February 12, 2014). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2394869 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2394869

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Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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