Table 15. Government Receipts by Source as Percentages of Gross Domestic Product Applied to the Illicit Marijuana Market. (Reference Year 2006)

Illicit Marijuana Market

$112,947,860,206

GDP %

State /Local Government Revenue Loss

10.30%
$11,633,629,601

Federal Government Revenue Loss

     Individual Income Taxes

8.00%
$9,035,828,817

     Corporation Taxes

2.70%
$3,049,592,226

     Social Insurance

6.40%
$7,228,663,053

     Excise Taxes

0.06%
$67,768,716

     Other

0.07%
$79,063,502

Total Federal Revenue Loss

18.40%
$19,460,916,314
   

Total Federal/State Revenue Loss

28.70%
$31,094,545,915

Source for GDP%: Office of Management and Budget, The Budget for Fiscal year 2008, Historical Tables, (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 2007) Table 2.3, Year 2006, pg 34-35.

 
 
  
 
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