States With Legal Recreational Marijuana Made $2.7 Billion in Tax Revenue Last Year, Report Finds

states that have legalized marijuana have seen billions of dollars in tax revenue as a result, according to a new report from the Marijuana Policy Project (MPP).

MPP, a pro-legalization organization, found states made a combined total of $7.9 billion in tax revenue from recreational marijuana since sales began in 2014—with $2.7 billion in tax revenue reported in 2020.

NEWSWEEK States With Legal Recreational Marijuana Made $2.7 Billion in Tax Revenue Last Year, Report Finds