Ideas & Insights

Ideas & Insights

Proposed Tax Break Could Give Legal Cannabis Market a Jolt in California

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California legislators are currently reviewing and amending a proposed bill that could have a major impact on the profitability and success of the state’s fledgling legal adult-use and medical cannabis industry. Introduced in mid-March, Bill…

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Cannabis Tax & Payment Guide for California

Critical Information for Paying Cannabis Taxes in California Now that the legal adult-use cannabis market in California is open, cannabis business owners and operators are currently navigating a complex system of taxes and payments at…

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RFP Best Practices: Comply with Solicitation Requirements – Or Else!

It is the offeror’s responsibility to submit a well-written proposal clearly demonstrating their ability to comply with the solicitation’s requirements. Unfortunately, protesters continue to lose protests because of the failure to submit adequate offers. Here are…

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TAX ALERT: How Will Tax Reform Affect International Activity?

After unifying the House and Senate tax reform provisions into one piece of legislation, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, H.R. 1 ("the Act") was approved in the House and Senate and signed by President…

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Government Contractor News Update – March 2018

Every month MGO’s Government Contractor practice provides this round-up of important news and information affecting the Government Contracting industry. #1: Unbalanced Pricing Case Study Unbalanced pricing exists where the bid prices of one or more…

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TAX ALERT: How Will Tax Reform Affect Your Business?

After unifying the House and Senate tax reform provisions into one piece of legislation, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, H.R. 1 ("the Act") was approved in the House and Senate and signed by President…

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Federal Contracting: The Value of Timely and Accurate Financial and Project Data

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After spending the majority of my career with large public companies, when I moved to consulting with small- and medium-sized companies one of my first observations was the difference in focus on financial and project data.…

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Is the SBA Mentor-Protégé Program Right for your Business?

The U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) Mentor-Protégé Program can be a great way for small businesses to obtain developmental assistance from larger mentors and form joint ventures with those mentors to pursue set-aside contracts. While the…

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TAX ALERT: How Will Tax Reform Affect You?

After unifying the House and Senate tax reform provisions into one piece of legislation,  the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, H.R. 1 (“the Act”) was approved in the House and Senate and signed by President Trump on…

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The Solution to California’s Cannabis Cash Problem

MGO’s innovative solution to the main banking issues Government Agencies and Cannabis Businesses are facing in California starting January 1st. Recently, the California State Treasurer’s Cannabis Banking Working Group (CBWG) released a report that addresses…

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