BURLINGAME, Calif., Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — California Society of CPAs (CalCPA) and Colorado Society of CPAs (COCPA) announced today that they have collaborated on the development of the 2020 National Cannabis Business Symposium which will take place online, October 26 and 27. The Symposium’s expert speakers will tackle complex federal and state tax, legislative, pandemic and business issues during the two-day event and include CPAs, lawmakers, attorneys, business and association leaders. CalCPA, COCPA and 18 other state CPA societies have partnered to bring this event to accounting and finance professionals across the US who advise cannabis businesses in a $38 billion market.
“Pre-pandemic, cannabis businesses already faced complexity with respect to taxation, regulatory, banking and labor issues,” said Brad Monterio, Chief Learning Officer of CalCPA. “Following months of economic upheaval, mixed with other business challenges and risks, cannabis companies are seeking guidance and advice on navigating these