New Hampshire: Lawmakers Advance Legislation Permitting Patients to Home Cultivate


The measure permits registered patients (or their designated caregivers) to cultivate up to three mature plants in a private location that it not subject to public view. An estimated 6,500 patients are authorized with the state to access medical cannabis via one of the state’s four operational dispensaries. In 2018, lawmakers passed legislation to raise the cap on the total number of dispensaries statewide.

Grow Tech: Gadgets for the Home Cannabis Cultivator

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With the array of cannabis legalization laws taking effect in the U.S. By becoming your own master cultivator, you gain autonomy throughout the entire growth process, ensuring both safety and quality. Home cultivation can improve your health and wellness.

First Medical Cannabis Dispensary Opens In North Dakota This Week


The very first medical cannabis dispensary in the Roughrider State is opening in Fargo on February 28, 2019. Voters in North Dakota approved Measure 5 , legalizing the use of medical cannabis as well as a retail market for the medication, in November 2016. Pure Dakota Cannabis.

Best practices relating to Cannabis Cultivation Tax (“CCT”).

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. Cannabis Tax collections did not meet projections. There are multiple reasons California’s Cannabis Tax collections did not meet projections. This Post addresses best practices relating to Cannabis Cultivation Tax (“CCT”). .

Ohio Awards Additional Medical Marijuana Cultivation License to Ohio Grown Therapies


Confusion over Ohio Grown Therapies’ pesticide plan in its initial application for a Level 1 medical marijuana cultivation license nearly lost the Johnstown company entry into Ohio’s nascent market, until the Department of Commerce reevaluated the business’s score and issued it a provisional license late last month. Now that is has secured a provisional cultivation license, Ohio Grown Therapies has nine months to obtain a final operational permit. “We’re

California: Cannabis Cultivation Tax (“CCT”) and Cannabis Excise Tax (“CET”) Fixing The Shortfall

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. This Post suggests some specific changes relating to the reporting and collection of Cannabis Cultivation Tax (“CCT”) and Cannabis Excise Tax (“CET”). Some cannabis cultivators believed they had paid CCT.

Cannabis Business Times and Cannabis Dispensary Publications Launch “Best Cannabis Companies To Work For—2020”

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Cannabis Business Times and Cannabis Dispensary launched the Best Cannabis Companies To Work For—2020. This survey and awards program will identify and recognize the best employers in cannabis cultivation and dispensary markets.

California: Collecting, Reporting and Remitting Tax for Dispensaries

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This the second of our 2019 gifts to California’s cannabis industry. Dispensaries are on the front-line with respect to the collection, reporting and remittance of taxes. Dispensaries collect all of the taxes that are imposed on the cannabis industry.

FDA Says CBD Products Remain Illegal Post-Farm Bill, Arkansas Releases Medical Marijuana Dispensary Scores: Week in Review


Elsewhere, in Arkansas, the scores of medical marijuana dispensary applicants were announced. Tax Court has ruled that Harborside, a California dispensary, is not liable for accuracy-related 280E penalties. Ohio: Ohio’s first testing lab for medical marijuana got the green light from the state to open, which means sales can move forward as cultivators harvest their product and dispensaries decide to open.

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Canadian Licensed Producer Aphria Opens Dispensary in Jamaica


As we covered earlier , September 27 th was a landmark day for Jamaica, where they made their first export of cannabis product – specifically, oil – to Canada. According to Cannabis Business Times , Aphria – one of Canada’s biggest licensed producers of medical and recreational marijuana – recently opened a dispensary in Kingston, Jamaica. “An Marigold is expected to open with 2,700 kg of product, according to Cannabis Business Times.

First Legal Medical Marijuana Now Planted in Arkansas


For the first time in nearly a century, cannabis seeds have been legally planted in Arkansas. The state awarded a total of only five licenses for medical marijuana producers, and BOLD Team Cultivation is officially the first to begin the process.

CCT CET: Responsible Persons, “Collection & Remittance of Cannabis Excise Tax [“CET”] & Cannabis Cultivation Tax [“CCT”]

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CCT CET – Responsible Persons – we see a constant barrage of complaints about how oppressive the cannabis regulatory structure in California has been. The weakness relates to the collection and remittance of Cannabis Excise Tax [“CET”] and Cannabis Cultivation Tax [“CCT”].

Chinese-Funded Covert Cannabis Cultivation Leads to Three Los Angeles Marijuana Arrests

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Investigators allege the men were wired millions of dollars from China in order to buy homes that would be used in illegal cannabis grow operations. The Los Angeles CANNABIS LAW Group represents growers, dispensaries, collectives, patients and those facing marijuana charges.

Ohio Sells $75k in Successful First Day of Sales


The four medical marijuana dispensaries that were open for business, on the first day of sales in Ohio, collectively sold 8.7 pounds of dried cannabis flower. The four dispensaries are: CY+ Dispensary, 180 Main St. hours from Dayton to CY+ Dispensary in Wintersville.

What is the Nevada Dispensary Association?

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The Nevada Dispensary Association (“NDA”), a non-profit trade association, was formed in 2014 with a mission to develop and promote best practices in Nevada’s medical marijuana industry. This bill allowed a limited number of dispensary, cultivation, production, and laboratory establishments to operate in Nevada. Who Does the Nevada Dispensary Association Represent? Secretary: David Goldwater, Co-owner of Inyo Fine Cannabis.

CA: Imperial County Board of Supervisors vote unanimously to make changes to the local ordinances on retail and cultivation of cannabis and hemp.

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– Huge changes are on the way for residents who would like to purchase both marijuana and CBD oils as dispensaries will be opening soon. . “ Castillo said the county will also allow consumption lounges in dispensaries were before they were just showcasing products. .

Legalization Is Paving the Way to a Greener Society: 5 Things You Need to Know Before Opening a Dispensary

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A few decades ago, you couldn’t open a cannabis dispensary in any state without facing the wrath of the state laws. This is now a thing of the past in most states, thanks to the legalization of the sale and use of cannabis in these states. Your Dispensary Budget.

Vireo Health Now In Puerto Rico, 6 Dispensaries On The Way

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” Vireo has leased a 40,000 square-foot former Pfizer facility in the Cruce Dávila Business Park, located in Barceloneta, Puerto Rico to house its cultivation and processing operations. Here’s the PR.

Arkansas: Licensed Medical Cannabis Sales Begin


Qualified patients now have limited access to medical cannabis products, after the state’s first licensed dispensaries began making sales this week. Voters initially approved medical cannabis access by passing a statewide initiative in November 2016. Under the law , qualified patients may obtain both herbal preparations of cannabis and infused cannabis products from state-licensed dispensaries. To date, only one cultivator is operational.

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California: CCT and CET Collection Mechanics: “CDTFA failed abysmally to inform and educate the entire group – cultivators, distributors, and manufacturers, regarding the record-keeping responsibilities relating to CCT.”

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. We are publishing this Post as the foundation for a series of at least three Posts in which we will suggest best practices in the financial record-keeping for cultivators, distributors, and dispensaries [2]. CCT is collected from cultivators.

California: aBIZinaBOX Inc Publish Open Letter Addressing , “Second discussion paper on proposed amendments to Regulation 3700, Cannabis Excise and Cultivation Taxes”

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. Our next area of concern is that even though CDTFA undertook a very well publicized effort to explain the proper procedure for the calculation of cannabis, state sales, and local taxes, this educational effort does not appear to have been successful.

Cannabis Cultivation: 9 Advice Points No One Will Tell You

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Cannabis cultivation has emerged as one of the fastest growing industries in the world. Whether you’re cultivating for personal recreational use, medicinal purposes, or for a business endeavor like a dispensary, growing weed is more popular than ever.

California Cannabis Growers at Pains as License Renewals Drag

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Currently, all 9,464 state issued temporary cannabis cultivation licenses, have expired. Meant to be replacing those, for businesses continuing to meet the required regulations, are either provisional or permanent annual cannabis business licenses.

Will the Presence of Dispensaries Affect Property Value? Experts Say “No”


The stigma around cannabis, so it should come as no surprise that many Canadians are concerned about retail dispensaries affecting the value of their homes and businesses. s local publication, Kamloops Matters , a good portion of Canadians are concerned that their properties will be affected by legal cannabis establishments. The concern about cannabis dispensaries also has an impact on prospective buyers.

New Jersey set to expand access to medical marijuana

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The state will begin issuing separate licenses for growers, processors, and retailers, and is seeking approximately 24 cultivators, 30 manufacturers, and 54 dispensaries. It is worth noting, however, potential complications to New Jersey’s medical marijuana program may arise with another expansion pending under Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Cannabis Act. The post New Jersey set to expand access to medical marijuana appeared first on Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law.

Back to the BRC: “The ability to tax cannabis is one of the main political reasons given to support recreational legalization. A successful tax system will need to raise money to pay for increased education, public health and enforcement costs associated with marijuana cultivation and use.”

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CPA’s” PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. . The ability to tax cannabis is one of the main political reasons given to support recreational legalization. There are several points in the supply chain where cannabis taxes can be assessed cultivation and at the retail level.

Stockpiling for Edibles: Lessons Learned in the Cannabis Industry

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Capturing a precious spectrum in a stream of smoke requires carefully cultivated cannabis to be truly enjoyed. The post Stockpiling for Edibles: Lessons Learned in the Cannabis Industry appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks.

Medical CCAs 101 (Cannabis Cooperative Associations)

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. . On August 6 th we published an article that described the financial benefits of the use of a properly organized Cannabis Cooperative Association (“CCA”) to move cannabis as adult-use flower from cultivator to consumer.

Medical CCA’s (Cannabis Cooperative Association) 201

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. This is the last of the four articles we decided to publish to illustrate the savings for consumers, and additional profits for cultivators, that can be produced through the use of a properly organized Cannabis Cooperative Association (“CCA”).

Medical Cannabis Gains Support in Kentucky


Legislation to legalize medical cannabis cleared the Kentucky House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. Eric Crawford, a resident of Mason County, is another medical cannabis proponent who provided anecdotal evidence at the committee hearing.

Ohio Medical Cannabis Patients Rejoice As Edibles Will Soon Be Available


The first medical cannabis product manufacturing license was just awarded in Ohio, giving patients in the program a reason to celebrate. In the same facility, a 25,000 square foot space is dedicated to cultivating cannabis plants. Ohio Medical Cannabis Program Update.

CA: Article “Supes draft cannabis tax rates”

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Cannabis’ role in filling public coffers became clearer at Tuesday’s El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting with the board voting to approve cannabis tax rates for the unincorporated areas of the county. Measure N covered commercial cannabis permitting, taxing and enforcement.

Alabama Senate Committee Approves Medical Cannabis Legislation

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The legislation would allow patients 19 and older who are suffering from one of 33 conditions to qualify for medical marijuana and obtain it at licensed dispensaries. Medical Cannabis News

Dentons Weekly Cannabis Update

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They write… In this week’s edition: Plans to vote on cannabis banking legislation announced in both chambers of Congress, with predictions that House will pass the SAFE Act by the end of October. DEA increases the cannabis research quota. Trulieve Cannabis Corp.,

How to join boom in cannabis business

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Experts recently dubbed cannabis the fastest-growing industry in the U.S. billion in the United States in 2018, and the number of “plant-touching” jobs is expected to pass 500,000 by 2022, according to New Frontier Data, a cannabis market research and data analysis firm.

Recreational Cannabis Legalization Bill Advances In New Hampshire


A bill to legalize recreational cannabis for adults in New Hampshire has advanced in the state’s House of Representatives. It also establishes a framework for regulating and taxing a commercial cannabis market through licensing manufacturers and dispensaries.

Michigan Governor Signs Executive Order To Overhaul Medical Cannabis Licensing


The Michigan medical cannabis market should be further along than it is, according to the state’s Governor. ” The volunteer board was only able to approve 121 medical cannabis businesses since they began considering applications in July.