Gov. Newsom’s Much-Needed Call to Simplify California’s Marijuana Taxes and Regulations

In Politics by Michael Rae

California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s new budget summary proposes much-needed efforts to “improve access to licensing and simplify regulatory oversight of commercial cannabis activity” and “simplify tax administration for cannabis.”
The onerous red tape and costs of California’s marijuana regulations and taxes have hampered the development of the state’s legal marijuana market,