Cannabis

Key Takeaways from USDA Session on Industrial Hemp and the Farm Bill

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On March 13th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) held the first in a series of listening sessions to gather public input on the implementation of the Agriculture Improvement Act…

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The Cannabis Banking Crisis Heads to Washington

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by Linda Hurley, Governance, Risk, and Compliance Practice Leader Everyone involved in the cannabis industry, at any level, is all too aware of the obstacles and risks presented by the…

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Cannabis Valuations 101

Navigating the Complex Factors behind Valuations in the Cannabis Industry By: Dan Nicholls, CFA, Director of Capital Markets Advisory Services, MGO | ELLO Alliance The cannabis industry is growing rapidly…

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Going Public in Canada

What You Need to Know To Go Public in Canada Denied access to many fund-raising avenues, US-based cannabis businesses are going public in Canada to generate the capital that fuels…

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MGO | ELLO National Cannabis Alliance Releases Special Report on Cannabis IPOs and RTOs

LOS ANGELES, November 13, 2018 - The MGO| ELLO National Cannabis Alliance, a leader in the cannabis financial, tax and advisory services space, today announced the release of their whitepaper “Going Public in Canada:…

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MGO and ELLO Announce Professional Services Cannabis Alliance in Response to Rapid Growth in U.S. and Canadian Capital Markets

 LOS ANGELES–OCTOBER 31, 2018 – MGO LLP, one of the fastest growing CPA and Financial Advisory Services firm in the nation, and partner firm ELLO LLC, a leader in the…

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Seeking Capital in Canada: Why US Cannabis Businesses are Going Public in Canada

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2018 has been a landmark year for the cannabis industry in many ways. Not only did California’s legal market open on 1/1/2018, but Canada is soon to become the largest…

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TAX ALERT: Feds Move to Block SALT Deduction Workarounds

One of the most significant, and controversial changes affecting individual tax returns in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, H.R. 1 (“the Act”) is the provision limiting the deductibility of…

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Where is the “Pot” of Gold?

California’s Cannabis Tax Revenue: Expectations vs. Reality By: Scott Johnson Cannabis tax revenues have fallen short, much to the chagrin of state and local governments who were relying on higher…

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Progress Made But Much Work to Be Done: Fireside Chat with Cat Packer and Lori Ajax

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Earlier in June, the MGO | ELLO Alliance sponsored the “Cannabis in California: A Fireside Chat” event, a discussion of the state of the cannabis industry in Los Angeles and…

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