Yakima, WA City Council Bans Marijuana Businesses

The Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) has written a new report providing a comprehensive overview of best practices for taxing marijuana and the potential impact these taxes could have on state and local revenue.

WASHINGTON:  The Yakima City Council, once divided on the issue of how to implement the state’s recreational marijuana law, was virtually united Tuesday night when deciding to ban all business activity related to the drug. Council voted 6 to 1 in favor of the ban on the growing, processing and retail sales of pot within Read the full article…