Provide Tax Fairness and To Lower Medical Expenses for Patients under the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Act

Last updated: Apr 1, 2018

Details about this bill
Category: Marijuana
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Senator Nate Libby, Senate 21 - Androscoggin County
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 806

Position:

Monitoring.

Summary:

This bill allows a taxpayer, either an individual or corporation, that operates a registered dispensary of medical marijuana pursuant to the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Act to deduct from income the costs of operating that registered dispensary. The bill also allows a qualified patient to deduct from income the costs of medical marijuana purchased by that qualifying patient. The bill also provides a statutory requirement that registered primary caregivers under the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Act register to collect sales tax.