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CPA Voice: Is the marijuana industry right for you?

Written on May 1, 2020

Before you brush off the marijuana industry, consider this stat: Legalized cannabis sales in the United States exceeded $12 billion in 2019, and it is anticipated to rise to $30 billion by 2023.

“Given current sales trends and projections, it is no surprise that many are looking to enter this industry and become part of the ‘Green Rush’ - especially as more states expand their medical markets or evolve into recreational adult-use markets,” writes Justin Breidenbach, CPA, in the most recent issue of CPA Voice.

But if you are thinking about entering the industry, you must understand the state regulatory environment, as each state is unique when it comes to legalization, licensing requirements and operations.

Breidenbach writes that there is still a high amount of risk and conflict within the marijuana industry, and the complexities in navigating the industry won’t go away anytime soon.

Read the article here. And to learn more about how to navigate the ever-changing landscape of the marijuana industry, join us for The Marijuana Business Virtual Summit: The Risk Reward Equation Webinar!Voice_JanFeb_2020

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