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Division of Taxation

COVID-19 Related Tax Information
COVID-19 Extension of Time to File and Pay
Information about the Federal Economic Impact Payment – Stimulus Check
Notice: Sales Tax Rate Change For Sales of Medical Marijuana
(P.L. 2019, c. 153) (Effective July 1, 2020)

P.L. 2019, c. 153 phases out the Sales Tax imposed on sales of medical marijuana over the next two years. Beginning July 1, 2020, the current 6.625% Sales Tax rate imposed on sales of medical marijuana will be reduced. The schedule for the phase out is as follows:

  • 4% on sales made between July 1, 2020, and June 30, 2021
  • 2% on sales made between July 1, 2021, and June 30, 2022
  • 0% on sales made on and after July 1, 2022

For more information on Sales Tax and medical marijuana, see publication TB-68, Medical Marijuana Alternative Treatment Centers.

For more information on the medical marijuana program, see the Department of Health’s website.


Last Updated: Friday, 06/19/20