Washington Recreational Marijuana Handbook


Washington Marijuana Tax Rate

Sales Tax Medical Excise Tax Medical Max Medical Tax Sales Tax Recreational Excise Tax Recreational Max Recreational Tax
N/A N/A N/A 6.50% 37.00% 43.50%

2024 Washington Recreational Marijuana Handbook

Washington has 2 bordering states consisting of Idaho, and Oregon.

Recreational marijuana is legal in Oregon and is subject to a sales tax of 17.00%. There is no excise tax charged on recreational marijuana.

Recreational Marijuana is illegal in Idaho, so there is no tax on recreational marijuana in those states.

About Washington Recreational Marijuana

Is recreational marijuana legal in Washington?

Yes, recreational marijuana is legal in Washington

When and how did Washington legalize marijuana recreationally?

Washington legalized recreational marijuana in 2012. This law was passed using Washington Marijuana Legalization and Regulation (Initiative 502) and passed with a vote of 55.7%. The official name for this law is Uniform Controlled Substances Act, Wash. Rev. Code Sec. 69.50.101 et seq

Washington Recreational Marijuana possession limits


  • 1 oz usable
  • 16 oz solid marijuana-infused
  • 72 oz liquid infused
  • 7 g of concentrates


  • N/A

What are the restrictions on growing at home?

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

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

Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board is responsible for regulating recreational marijuana in the state of Washington. -->
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