Setting Up & Maintaining a Compliant Accounting System

Setting Up & Maintaining a Compliant Accounting System — A compliant accounting system requires much more than tracking receipts and entering transactions into a box software or spreadsheet.  With good intentions, new businesses generally implement basic accounting processes as their activity develops and the need arises.  Too often however, these accounting processes are quickly pushed…

Responding to MMFL Financial Deficiencies

Five Tips for Responding to MMFL Financial Deficiencies Applicants for a Medical Marihuana Facility License (MMFL)  in Michigan will need to overcome several hurdles in the application process.  After submitting and receiving feedback on the application, the last thing an applicant wants to hear is that they have deficiencies or additional information that is being…

Understanding Accounting for Leases

Understanding Accounting for Leases   Accounting for Leases for Business Owners Lease accounting can be tricky.  New accounting standards require a lease to be recognized on the balance sheet as an asset and a liability.  This can can present many challenges for businesses in determining the right steps in accounting for leases.   At face…

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Working with a CPA Start Up to Maturity

Working with a CPA from Business Start Up to Maturity   When starting a business or recruiting the members of your team, hiring a CPA or specialized accountant is often an afterthought.  Or, a reactionary process in response to tax return needs or regulatory requirements.   While these are certainly justifiable reasons, this isn’t the “value”…