Pot Tax Measure Approved in Culver City

Culver City voters approved new business taxes on retail and cultivation cannabis enterprises Tuesday.

Measure A passed with 84.75% of the vote. It establishes tax rates as follows:

  • Commercial marijuana cultivation: $12.00 per square-foot
  • Adult-use marijuana retail: 6-10% of gross receipts
  • Medical use marijuana retail: 5-8% of gross receipts
  • Marijuana manufacturing: 4-6% of gross receipts
  • Marijuana distribution: 2.6% of gross receipts
  • Cannabis testing: 1-1.5% of gross receipts

A full text of the measure that went before voters is available here



Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 04:43

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