Council Strikes Down Marijuana Sales Tax

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene City Council will not pursue a marijuana sales tax as part of Measure 91. The council struck down a motion to pursue the issue further at Monday night’s public hearing. It didn’t take long to strike down the motion. “It’s going to be so expensive to buy marijuana recreational or … Continue reading »

Sen. Wyden Opposes Internet Sales Tax

EUGENE, Ore. — A group of local entrepreneurs told U.S. Senator Ron Wyden Thursday they want Internet sales kept free of taxes. More than a dozen businesses owners met with Wyden in Eugene to express concern over a push by some in Congress to unravel the Internet Tax Freedom Act. If that happened, some Eugene … Continue reading »