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Marijuana and tobacco to be taxed at same rate

National News // By Tay Kinnear // March 14, 2019

Legal marijuana will be taxed at the same level as tobacco. 

Pixabay Marijuana and tobacco to be taxed at same rate

That’s a ruling by the Federal Administrative Court.

The customs office decided two years ago cannabis should be taxed at the same rate – but retailers fought the decision.

The ruling only affects the part of plant which is smoked. Other cannabis products are not affected.

 

 

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