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The DeadHead Cannabis Show: “Phish, Denver prairie dog plague, Missouri license deadline” (0014)

“Phish, Denver prairie dog plague, Missouri license deadline” The DeadHead Cannabis Show (0014) Listen to Podcast

Forms 1099: The Who, What, Where and When … Plus an Interesting Twist for Cannabis Businesses

Form 1099 is an important tax document that all businesses must file when applicable. There are several variations of forms 1099 and one should be filed when a business pays over $600 for a service. Who Gets a Form 1099? It starts by obtaining a signed form W-9 whenever a new vendor is set-up in […]

Collecting Cash in the Cannabis Industry? Here’s What You Need to Know

I was recently speaking with a someone who entered into a Letter of Intent to sell their cultivation and processing license for tens of millions of dollars. The buyer’s due diligence team determined that the company had not been filing Form 8300. In total, the seller should have filed over 250 Forms 8300. The seller […]

The DeadHead Cannabis Show: “Tedeschi Trucks review, licensing process in MO & IL and Days Between Continue” (0012)

The DeadHead Cannabis Show:”Tedeschi Trucks Band & Congressional Cannabis Banking Hearings” (010)

Observations and Insights from MJBizCon

I joined Bridge West last year, and recently attended my first MJBizConNEXT conference in New Orleans. It was a great opportunity to learn about industry updates and meet with other industry professionals in a fantastic setting. MJBizCons always attract a variety of enthusiastic cannabis and hemp industry professionals who provide a wide range of products and services. It is encouraging to see professionals eager to solve problems in the cannabis and hemp industries. It is also exciting to foresee the future of the industries, and help our clients grow and adapt to the changes.

2019 Cannabis Review: Navigating Rapid Growth

Calvin Shannon and Jim Marty presented a complimentary webinar with Wurk on August 14, 2019. Attendees learned about: • The current status of cannabis banking • Changing capital structures • The recent ownership rule changes • Recent 280E court cases and how they affect your business • The importance of implementing technology for compliance and reporting. Watch […]

The Importance of Proper Crop Insurance

Over the past year, Bridge West has been working closely with many hemp and CBD clients on setting up their businesses and financial projections. The demand for CBD has sky-rocketed and farmers and business owners are very interested in supplying that demand. Although there are notable differences, and each industry has unique challenges, our expertise […]