Tracking Cannabis Taxes: Phoenix, Arizona – This Week in News

The Phoenix, Arizona City Council voted down a measure to increase the dispensary and cultivation yearly cannabis taxes. The proposed bill suggested a 17% tax on State Licensed Arizona dispensaries and cultivators. Cannabis taxes this high could have caused Phoenix dispensaries to go out of business. The concern for local dispensary owners was that a […]

Nevada Cannabis Licensing Update

Nevada is currently accepting cannabis retail license applications. The window for application submission will close on September 20. The next window to submit applications starting on October 30 through November 28. Learn More. 

Nevada is now accepting applications for recreational marijuana facilities.

The Department of Taxation began accepting applications Monday for businesses wanting to grow, produce and sell recreational marijuana. The licenses will allow medical marijuana dispensaries to sell cannabis products to adults 21 and older, with the goal of retail sales beginning July 1. The application deadline ends May 31. Source: Nevada marijuana sales permit application […]

Marijuana industry objects to Nevada bill limiting edibles

Measure to prohibit sale of pot-infused gummy bears, lollipops or other candies — and possibly ice cream — draws objections from some marijuana industry groups. Source: Marijuana industry objects to Nevada bill limiting edibles | PV Times

Nevada Dispensary’s can begin to sell recreational Marijuana in July 2017.

Licensed medical marijuana dispensaries in good standing with the state of Nevada can begin selling marijuana for recreational purposes as early as July 1, the state tax board voted Monday. The Nevada Tax Commission voted 6-1 to approve temporary licenses for shops that qualify so sales can begin months before the Jan. 1 deadline for […]

Will Nevada allow marijuana social clubs ?

According to the Associated Press, A bill allowing local governments to issue permits for marijuana social clubs has passed in the Nevada Senate. The bill passed 12-9 Tuesday and next will be reviewed by the Assembly, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported (http://bit.ly/2plDbsV ). Source: Marijuana Social Clubs Could Become Reality in Nevada | Nevada News […]

Nevada senators votes yes on several new marijuana bills

Both S.B. 375, which advocates for tribes’ rights to establish marijuana facilities, and S.B. 344, which aims to protect children via marijuana packaging mandates, received a 21-0 vote of approval from the Senate floor on Tuesday. Both bills will now head to the Assembly floor. S.B. 236, which would allow businesses to apply for a license for use of marijuana on that businesses […]