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The Nevada Department of Taxation scheduled a Medical Marijuana Workshop to receive public comments on proposed amendments to Nevada Administrative Code Chapter 372A. LCB File No. R073-13 contains the proposed regulations for excise taxes on the sale of medical marijuana products in the State of Nevada, established with the passage of Senate Bill 374. Only 1 person returned the Small Business Excise Tax Questionnaire to the Nevada Department of Taxation prior to the deadline and no one has indicated that the proposed excise taxes would cause a significant burden on small business or restrict the formation of small businesses. Public comments are now being solicited and a Medical Marijuana Workshop has been scheduled for Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 1:00 pm at:
Nevada Legislative Building
401 S. Carson Street, Room 2135
Carson City, Nevada
Also via Video Conference from:
Grant Sawyer State Office Building
555 E. Washington Ave, Room 4401
Las Vegas, Nevada
If disability accommodations are needed, notice must be sent in writing to:
Department of Taxation
1550 College Parkway
Carson City, NV. 89706
or call 775-684-2100 or 775-684-2096
………. no less than 5 working days prior to the date of the workshop.
Public comments at this Medical Marijuana Excise Tax Workshop should be less than 5 minutes long, avoid repetition, and be relevant to the proposed excise taxes on medical marijuana and the authority of the Nevada Department of Taxation. No action will be taken during this workshop and all suggestions should also be submitted in writing.
On Tuesday, November 5, 2013, the Nevada Department of Taxation released a revised LCB File No R073-13 which contains proposed regulations for reporting, paying, record keeping, and refund procedures relating to Nevada Medical Marijuana Excise Taxes established with the passage of Senate Bill 374. This proposal also contains a Small Business Impact Questionnaire to consider the impact of proposed changes to NAC372A Sales and Use Taxes on small businesses and is requesting response to this questionnaire by no later than Friday, November 15, 2013. This form, which is contained within the above LCB File # R073-13 link can be mailed, scanned to email, or faxed to:
Erin Fierro, Executive Assistant
Nevada Department of Taxation
Carson City, NV. 89706
The 10:00am medical marijuana workshop meeting for public comment regarding changes to Nevada Administrative Code Chapter 372A has been cancelled for the initially scheduled time and date. When this workshop meeting is rescheduled, public comments will be welcomed as long as they are less than 5 minutes, avoid redundancy, and are relevant to proposed excise tax on medical marijuana and the authority of the Nevada Department of Taxation. More information about how to connect with this meeting will be available when the updated date and time is established.
The Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health is supporting a Youtube Channel where medical marijuana workgroup meetings are being uploaded. Medical marijuana workgroup discussions about cultivation facilities, dispensaries, marijuana-infused production, and testing laboratories are available for public review. Beyond some minor technical difficulties, the first set of videos contain good information and a variety of suggestions and considerations. Expect more videos to be uploaded and don’t forget to subscribe.