Marijuana shops expect big crowds for tax holiday

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — Marijuana enthusiasts can add one more holiday to their calendars. On Wednesday, recreational pot will be sold without state-added taxes.Those taxes were approved by voters in 2013, a year after the state approved a constitutional amendment legalizing the possession and retail sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. Since revenue has exceeded projections in the ballot measure, refunds are being given in the form of a one-day price break. Getting ready for the tax holiday is keeping local shops busy, since they expect more business — after all, pot will be discounted.“We’ll be doing some sort of special,” …

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