Breckenridge Town Marijuana Sales Tax Increase (November 2011)

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A Breckenridge Town Marijuana Sales Tax Increase measure was on the November 1, 2011 ballot in the town of Breckenridge which is in Summit County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 577 Approveda
  • NO 207[1]

This measure sought to increase the current sales tax on marijuana products to a rate of 5 percent for one year in order to further pay for drug and alcohol programs, law enforcement costs and support drug facilities in the town.[2]

Current Statewide

A 2013 statewide measure, Amendment 66, would authorize Colorado to increase taxes with an expected revenue increase of $950 million for school funding.[3]