Sales Tax Slice: Will Sales Taxes Harsh the Mellow for Marijuana Cultivators?

Oct 26, 2018 / by Sales Tax Slice: Will Sales Taxes Harsh the Mellow for Marijuana Cultivators? On Oct. 17, 2018, Canada became the second country in the world to legalize recreational marijuana. While the United States still criminalizes marijuana at the federal level, nine states have legalized marijuana for recreational use, according to Aaron[…]

Editorial: Oroville sales tax the best of two bad options

The financial picture is dire for Oroville city government. The city’s finance director has mentioned the possibility of bankruptcy. Sitting city councilors talk about unincorporating. The Butte County Grand Jury investigated and called Oroville “a city in turmoil.” The Oroville City Council has placed two tax measures on the Nov. 6 ballot in an attempt[…]