Accounting considerations for the cannabis industry

Accounting Considerations for the Cannabis Industry

Accounting Considerations for the Cannabis Industry   Presented at the West Michigan Cannabis Expo on October 5th, 2019.  See the presentation outline here:  WMCE Presentation   Operating in the cannabis industry requires considering many accounting issues and requirements.  This presentation outlines a broad range of accounting considerations to plan for when operating a cannabis business…

Professional Cannabis Industry Bookkeeper

Benefits of Working with a Professional Bookkeeper

Benefits of Working with a Professional Bookkeeper for your Cannabis Business   Cannabis businesses should work with a professional bookkeeper and CPA who understand their industry niche thoroughly.  Complex tax laws, state legislation, and increased scrutiny require successful companies place a high priority on applying accounting best practices.  A professional bookkeeper specializing in the cannabis…

280E and Microbusinesses- What you need to know!

This article was originally written for Marijuana Micro Business. Please visit MarijuanaMicroBusiness.com for more information. Are you considering operating a marijuana microbusiness under the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act (MRTMA)? If so, having an understanding of financial and tax implications in this regulated industry is critical for success.  Tax regulations, such as IRS…

Compliant Accounting System

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, the accounting processes quickly get pushed…

CPA, Accounting

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”…