Illinois Recreational Marijuana Handbook


Illinois Marijuana Tax Rate

Sales Tax Medical Excise Tax Medical Max Medical Tax Sales Tax Recreational Excise Tax Recreational Max Recreational Tax
1.00% N/A 1.00% 6.25% 10.00% 16.25%

2024 Illinois Recreational Marijuana Handbook

Illinois has 6 bordering states consisting of Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Kentucky, Missouri, and Wisconsin.

Recreational marijuana is legal in Michigan and is subject to a sales tax of 6.00%. There is also a 10% excise tax on all sales of recreational marijuana in Michigan.

Recreational Marijuana is illegal in Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, and Wisconsin, so there is no tax on recreational marijuana in those states.

About Illinois Recreational Marijuana

Is recreational marijuana legal in Illinois?

Yes, recreational marijuana is legal in Illinois

When and how did Illinois legalize marijuana recreationally?

Illinois legalized recreational marijuana in 2019. This law was passed using House Bill 1438 (2019) House Bill 1443 (2021) and passed with a vote of %. The official name for this law is Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act

Illinois Recreational Marijuana possession limits


  • 1 oz usable
  • 5 g hash/concentrates
  • 30 grams of cannabis flower
  • 500 mg of THC in a cannabis-infused product


  • N/A

What are the restrictions on growing at home?

It is illegal to grow marijuana at home for personal use in Illinois

What is the name of the agency that regulates Illinois recreational marijuana?

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