Town of Breckenridge Marijuana Excise Tax, Ballot Issue 2C (November 2013)

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A Town of Breckenridge Marijuana Excise Tax, Ballot Issue 2C ballot question was on the November 5, 2013, election ballot for voters in town of Breckenridge in Summit County, which is in Colorado.

This measure authorized an additional excise tax of 5% on the sale of all retail marijuana products in the town.[1]

Election results

Ballot Issue 2C
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 815 72.70%
No30627.30%
These results are from the Summit County elections office.

Text of measure

Shall town of Breckenridge taxes be increased by seven hundred fifty thousand dollars ($750,000) in the fiscal year commensing January 1, 2014 and ending December 31, 2013, and by whatever additional amounts are raised annually thereafter, by imposing, effective January 1, 2013, a new excise tax on the sale within the town of retail marijuana and retail marijuana products as defined in the Colorado Retail Marijuana Code and applicable town ordinances, at the rate of five percent (5%) of the price paid by the purchaser of the retail marijuana and retail marijuana products, in accordance with ordinance No. 29, Series 2013, which is hereby approved; and shall the revenue received by the town from the collection of such new tax be used to pay or reimburse the town for direct and indirect costs incurred or expended by the town for adequate training, enforcement, and administration of all applicable marijuana laws and regulations, to support local drug and alcohol programs and facilities, and for other general purposes of the town; and shall the town be authorized to collect and spend such revenue as a voter approved revenue change under Article X, Section 20 of the Colorado Constitution?[1][2]

Similar measures

Statewide

See also: Marijuana on the ballot

Approveda Colorado Proposition AA, Taxes on the Sale of Marijuana (2013)
Approveda Colorado Marijuana Legalization Initiative, Amendment 64 (2012)

Local

See also: Local marijuana tax on the ballot

Approveda City of Denver Additional Marijuana Sales Tax, Question 2A (November 2013)
Approveda Town of Eagle Marijuana Occupation Tax, Question 2F (November 2013)
Approveda Ballot Issue 2E: City of Littleton Marijuana Sales Tax
Approveda Ballot Issue 1B: Pueblo County Marijuana Sales Tax
Approveda Ballot Issue 2A: Town of Frisco Marijuana Excise Tax
Approveda Ballot Issue 2F: Town of Silverthorne Marijuana Excise Tax
Approveda Ballot Issue 2C: Town of Breckenridge Marijuana Excise Tax
Approveda Town of Carbondale Marijuana Sales Tax Ballot Measure (November 2013)
Approveda Measure 2C: Town of Fraser Marijuana Sales Tax
Approveda Question 2A: City of Manitou Springs Marijuana Sales Tax
Approveda Question 2G: Town of Red Cliff Marijuana Sales Tax


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  1. 1.0 1.1 Summit County Sample ballots
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.