The Fort Collins Coloradoan reported Tuesday that the city is seeing a sales tax increase in the neighborhood of 0.3 percent, "in part, [due to] the medical marijuana industry, according to the city's sales tax report."
The report says that MMJ centers contributed $22,000 to the total retail sector fund of $32,000, which was an overall increase of 5.9 percent.
"We are definitely glad to have it. Every bit helps," says John Voss, the city's interim finance director, to the Coloradoan. "I would say it is making a difference, but we are certainly not going to balance our budget on it though."
Voss said, were it not for a one time audit assessment collected last year, the sales tax increase would have been 4.7 percent.
More circus act behavior from third-rate grifters elected by third-rate voters.
People of Colorado Springs: WAKE UP. CSF is NOT your friend and does not mean…
Cirque shows are amazing; we've seen two of them, they are part of the reason…