Tax Issues Surrounding California MMJ Delivery Fees Crop Up
Medical marijuana delivery services in California – and the dispensaries that use them to transport cannabis to patients – may face a challenge on the tax front if they’re not careful.
In some cases, MMJ delivery fees are taxable, Jerome E. Horton, chairman of the state’s Board of Equalization, told Westside Today. In other cases they are not, meaning businesses could therefore accidentally pay more taxes than they owe.
Although sales of cannabis are generally taxable under California law, delivery fees are not if certain conditions are met. A third-party must actually handle the delivery, for instance, and