If you’re in the cannabis industry, you know it demands grit, perseverance, and the ability to adapt and overcome to move forward.
The cannabis sector is growing at an unprecedented pace, and as more U.S. states legalize cannabis and consumer demand increases, the market opportunities are enormous. Still, navigating the cannabis industry can be extraordinarily complex.
Crowe is one of the largest accounting, consulting, and technology firms in the United States. Since 2014, we’ve been working with cannabis companies across the nation, and we’re continually dedicated to serving the industry’s multiple sectors. In fact, Crowe was named Best Cannabis Accounting Firm for its dedication in helping clients navigate the complex arena of cannabis accounting and Section 280E.*
As one of the first national accounting firms to serve cannabis businesses, Crowe has been at the forefront of professionalizing the cannabis industry. What’s more, we have members on the U.S. Cannabis Council and support social equity and the inclusion of women and people of color in every aspect of the industry.
We understand cannabis and the culture around it.
Lay the groundwork for long-term, sustainable growth.
Strengthen internal controls and improve operational excellence with our accounting advisory services.
Stay on top of changing regulations and tax laws.
Our Crowe team has worked with all types of cannabis-related businesses across the U.S. From startup cultivators to multistate dispensaries, we put our decades of experience at your service to help streamline your company’s processes. This could result in optimized times, costs, and resources.
Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) is more than an initiative; it’s a fundamental principle in the cannabis industry. Hence, people and businesses in the cannabis field make tremendous efforts to ensure DE&I continues growing. DE&I growth can translate to more meaningful economic opportunities for women, people of color, and other historically underrepresented communities.
Read our DE&I report
To remain competitive in the cannabis industry’s highly regulated and maze-like environment, you need comprehensive expertise that can adapt to your unique business requirements.
Learn more about the industry-focused services, solutions, and tools our experienced team can provide to your cannabis company.
Tax planning & compliance
Mergers & acquisitions
Audit & assurance
Interested in banking cannabis or providing lending services? Our specialists can help your organization strengthen its cannabis-related business compliance program, whether you’re creating it from scratch or enhancing an existing program.
A Crowe implementation of a NetSuite solution can help increase your cannabis company’s efficiency with standardized approaches. On top of that, it can offer support to provide superior employee experiences, streamline human resources management processes, and improve customer engagement.
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Implementing an environmental, social, and governance (ESG) strategy isn’t just a way to prove to your customers and investors that you care for the environment. It also can be an influential factor when deciding if they want to do business with your cannabis company. Why? Because customers and investors don’t just care where their money is going – they care where your money is going, too.
Discover our ESG resources
Qualified organizations only. Independence and regulatory restrictions may apply. Some firm services may not be available to all clients. Given the continued evolution and inconsistency of various state and federal cannabis-related laws, any company should seek competent legal advice relating to its involvement in the cannabis industry, including when considering a potential public offering as a cannabis-related company.
* Benzinga Cannabis Awards, September 2022