Colorado Department of Revenue released Monthly Marijuana Sales and Tax and Fee Revenue Figures

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DENVER, Colo. - October 12, 2020 - The Colorado Department of Revenue (CDOR) today released August 2020 monthly marijuana sales figures and September 2020 marijuana tax and fee revenue figures.

Date Marijuana Tax and Fee Revenue
September 2020 $38,626,414
January - September 2020 Calendar Year Total $282,629,955
To Date Total (since January 2014) $1,490,596,797


Date Marijuana Sales
August 2020 $218,601,341
January - August 2020 Calendar Year Total $1,423,326,094
To Date Total (since January 2014) $9,211,028,487


The Marijuana Sales Reports summarize total sales made by medical and retail marijuana stores monthly by county. The Marijuana Tax Reports show state tax and fee revenue collected monthly as posted in the Colorado state accounting system. Tax revenue comes from the state sales tax (2.9%) on marijuana sold in stores, the state retail marijuana sales tax (15%) on retail marijuana sold in stores, and the state retail marijuana excise tax (15%) on wholesale sales/transfers of retail marijuana. Fee revenue comes from marijuana license and application fees.

To view the full reports, please visit the following CDOR Office of Research and Analysis (ORA)’s webpages: