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Oregon's Marijuana Taxes Topped $60 Million in 2016

Oregon’s Marijuana Taxes Topped $60 Million in 2016

Oregon’s Marijuana Taxes Topped $60 Million in 2016

On Jan. 20, 2017, the Oregon Department of Revenue announced that as of Dec. 31, 2016, it had collected $60.2 million in marijuana tax revenue, surpassing the $43 million forecast by state economists earlier this year.

Oregon Collects More Than $40 Million in Marijuana Tax Payments

Oregon Collects More Than $40 Million in Marijuana Tax Payments

According to an announcement made by the Oregon Department of Revenue on Oct. 17, 2016, as of Sept. 30, the state of Oregon has collected $40.2 million in tax revenue this year from the legal marijuana industry, approaching the 2016 forecast of $43 million estimated by state economists earlier this year.


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