Tax Policy Center

Katherine Waldock

State and Local Issues: TaxVox
Starting today, it is legal to smoke marijuana in Washington State . That got me thinking: Could taxing stoners help balance state budgets? The answer is yes, but it wouldn’t help much. One 2010 study , done for the libertarian CATO Institute, figures legalizing and taxing weed would increase state
December 6, 2012Howard Gleckman