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December 19 2018

The IFRS Audit: What to Expect When Going Public in Canada

US-based cannabis companies are going public on the Canadian Stock Exchange (CSE) more than ever now that our neighbors to the north legalized recreational cannabis.

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Filed Under: News, Finance

December 17 2018

Weekly Cannabis Update: California Cities permitting Commercial Cannabis Activities

This week, the news is all about more California cities permitting commercial cannabis activities.

2019 is looking like it’s off to a very exciting start and promises more cannabis business opportunities to aspiring and existing canna-business owners.

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Filed Under: Weekly Update

December 13 2018

CDTFA Proposed Emergency Cannabis Tax Regulation 3702: Cannabis Track & Trace

Distributors and retailers: this week, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) released a new proposed regulation regarding the California Cannabis Track and Trace system.

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Filed Under: News, California

December 10 2018

Weekly Cannabis Update: More California Cities to Permit Commercial Cannabis Activities

Since the November 6, 2018 General Election, several California Cities are considering adopting resolutions that will announce the result and implement Cannabis Business Taxes. This can only mean that more California cities will soon be permitting commercial cannabis activities.

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December 06 2018

Lessons for Cannabis Operators from Harborside vs. IRS

Even the most accomplished, groundbreaking leaders in the cannabis industry overlook things – especially where it concerns cannabis taxes and the 280E. A closer look at the case involving Harborside Health Center, the largest non-profit medical cannabis dispensary in California,...

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Filed Under: News, Compliance

December 03 2018

Weekly Cannabis Update: Bureau of Cannabis Control, Mountain View, American Canyon, and Lompoc

As the end of the year fast approaches, cannabis business operators are scrambling to get their Temporary License Applications in, hoping to meet the Bureau’s December 31, 2018 temporary license issuance deadline. There are also a few California cities releasing commercial cannabis...

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November 29 2018

Cannabis Security 101: How to Protect Your Business

As tax professionals, we focus a ton on your cannabis business’s financial security.

We’re experts at helping you prevent bookkeeping mistakes, avoiding tax fraud, and making sure your cannabis operation is compliant with state and local tax laws.

But what about the physical security of...

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Filed Under: Business

November 26 2018

Weekly Cannabis Round Up: Santa Barbara County, San Luis Obispo County, San Benito County, Chula Vista, Solana Beach, Carpinteria, Inyo County, and Los Angeles

It’s been another busy week in California. Several counties are either receiving applications or working on releasing applications. Other California cities are also working on amending local ordinance to permit commercial cannabis activities.

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Filed Under: Weekly Update

November 20 2018

What is the Best Way to Structure Your Cannabis Business?

As part of writing your cannabis business plan, one of the first decisions you’ll have to make is how to structure your cannabis company.

There are many types of entities to choose from. Each one has different tax and legal implications.

Selecting the right business structure also means...

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Filed Under: Business

November 19 2018

Pasadena Cannabis Licensing

The City of Pasadena recently held their Commercial Cannabis Application Workshop last Tuesday, November 13, 2018 and comprehensively addressed all aspects of their application, including zoning, scoring, and application requirements. The City will be releasing their application to the...

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