Cannabis Lease Agreements: Essential Guidance for Protecting Your Business

As with many aspects of doing business as a cannabis enterprise, securing a lease agreement entails extra layers of complexity and considerations that traditional businesses typically don’t have to contend with. This includes the higher rents often demanded by landlords to compensate for the perceived risk of working with a cannabusiness, but there are other […]

What Are Cannabis Angel Investors and How to Find Them for Your Cannabusiness

Despite marijuana’s federally-illegal status, the state-legal cannabis industry continues to expand and promises lucrative growth opportunities for the savvy investor. As a marijuana business owner though, it’s hard to know where to begin when seeking funding to take your company to the next level. The industry remains fraught with risk that may be too much […]

The Professional Services Your Cannabusiness Needs

No business owner can manage their enterprise’s operations alone. That is, not if you want your business to succeed and grow. This is especially the case for businesses in the cannabis space. Complex and ever-changing rules and regulations impose time and resource constraints that are overwhelming and costly to handle alone. That’s why it’s imperative […]

What to Look for When Choosing a Cannabis Accounting Firm

As the cannabis industry in the US matures, there’s a growing need for accountants to service canna-businesses and further professionalize the sector. But given the complexities and risks faced by marijuana businesses due to the plant’s federally-illegal status, it is essential to hire an accounting firm with cannabis industry-specific expertise for three hugely significant reasons. […]

Seven Accounting Practices Cannabis Companies Need To Get Right To Close Industry Deals

While the marijuana industry in the US still comprises a significant proportion of small, independent businesses, there has been a trend towards more mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and partnerships. The industry is consolidating fast, but it’s not necessarily professionalizing at the same pace, at least as far as accounting practices go. Across the country, cannabis […]

6 Reasons Why Accountants Should Embrace The Cannabis Industry

Marijuana legalization has well and truly established itself as more than a movement in recent years. It’s now big business, with retail sales expected to top $37 billion in 2024. But while more and more states move to legalize cannabis, the marijuana industry continues to be underserved by financial institutions, including accountants. This not only […]