We Offer Turn-Key Services to Get Your Cannabis Business Off the Ground
The Cannabis Industry is a rapidly growing industry that shows no signs of slowing down. As an entrepreneur, your bandwidth is likely consumed with marketing, product development, and sales. In order to operate a sustainable Cannabis business, however, you will still need a range of services, from Licensing and Trademark Applications to On-going Compliance and Human Resources. If you or your business have tax issues, I can help you resolve them.
Serving Cannabis and CBD clients – large or small – in all 50 states.
DopeCFO is the nation's premier organization for training, education, support, and ongoing professional development for accountants and tax professionals working in the cannabis, CBD, and hemp industries.
Members draw upon collective wisdom through regular updates, emails, and office hours to raise questions and drive standards to the highest GAAP standards.
Board Member, Elevate Northeast
ELEVATE Northeast is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to education, advocacy, events, and outreach to support cannabis business owners and legislation. ELEVATE Northeast is based in Massachusetts.
International Cannabis Bar Association
Member of the International Cannabis Bar Association and serves on the Diversity Committee.
What's the Big Deal About Cannabis Accounting?
And Why Can't I Hire Aunt Mary Lou to Do My Cannabis Bookkeeping?
You are likely paying large fees for permits, licensing, testing, rent, and equipment. What's the big deal about Cannabis Accounting? Well, honestly, failure to hire a trained accountant can cost you HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS.
Why Is Cannabis Law So Important?
The Reasons to Take Your Cannabis Business So Seriously
Find out why you need a lawyer on your team for every step of your Cannabis Business. A lawyer trained specifically in Cannabis Law will make the process infinitely more manageable.
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