The Cannabis Accounting Podcast by DOPE CFO

The Cannabis Accounting Podcast by DOPE CFO

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The DOPE CFO Cannabis Accounting Podcast discusses the ins and outs of cannabis accounting. Topics include 280E, chart of accounts, starting & growing your own firm, overcoming software challenges, and more! Looking to get into cannabis accounting? Text DOPECFO to 33777 to get your free guide or visit dopecfo.com.


Ep. 29: Oklahoma Cannabis Accounting with Rose Taylor
Dec 9 • 13 min
On this episode of The DOPE CFO Cannabis Accounting Podcast, Naomi Granger discusses the cannabis industry in Oklahoma with Rose Taylor of Redbud Advisors. Rose loves working with Cannabis business owners; getting a glimpse into their companies, sharing…
Ep. 28: Finding Clients: Old vs. New Methods
Nov 25 • 44 min
Are you tired of going on endless coffee meetings, doing free work just to convince the prospect that you are great at what you do and then hope that you get them as a client? Do you visit the client’s location or keep answering never-ending questions and…
Ep. 27: Moms Building Accounting Businesses: A Piece of Cake!
Nov 11 • 16 min
Tiffani Higgins is a CPA and a mom of 5 kids…That’s right, five children. After passing her CPA exam, Tiffani worked for a small public accounting firm near her home in Kansas City, where she would regularly work 30 hours a week during the non-tax season…
Ep. 26: Cost Accounting: How much does it cost to grow a pound of weed?
Oct 29 • 46 min
Most accountants are not familiar with the growing and production process of cannabis. This means, they are not doing proper cost accounting and may not have the right tools that they need to help their clients maximize their legally allowable deductions.…
Ep. 25: Combining Your Personal Passions with Accounting for Success: An Interview w/ Robert Eyler
Oct 15 • 15 min
Robert Eyler is a Certified Personal Trainer, Fitness Nutrition Specialist, Behavioral Change Specialist, Corrective Exercise Specialist, Registered Yoga Teacher, and a CPA. We offer lifestyle consulting, customized training programs, nutrition plans, and…
Ep. 24: What Are The Differences Between CBD vs THC Accounting
Oct 2 • 27 min
Understanding the difference between CBD & THC, Hemp & Cannabis is vital if you’re entering into the realm of cannabis accounting. In our recent podcast, we talked with Summer Wilkinson, co-founder of Leap Books, about the differences and how she got into…
EP. 23: The 5 Do’s and 5 Don’ts to Marketing Your Cannabis Accounting Services
Sep 25 • 19 min
We’re accountants not marketers, right? So, how do we get ourselves out there and get more cannabis accounting clients? In this podcast we outline the 5 Do’s and 5 Don’ts to marketing your cannabis accounting services. For more information, visit…
Dispensary Accounting
Sep 2 • 45 min
Accounting for dispensaries is unique for a number of reasons. If done incorrectly, cannabis CEOs and investors may be putting themselves in a situation where they can be fined, or even lose their licensing. Some of the key issues we will discuss: How to…
Top 5 Cannabis CEOs Pitfalls part 2
Aug 19 • 18 min
If you are an accountant or a bookkeeper, we highly recommend you to take a look at the opportunities opening every day for this profession in the Cannabis Industry. You indeed need specific training to serve this niche, but we assure you that getting…
Top 5 Pitfalls of Cannabis CEOs Part 1 (reverse order)
Aug 10 • 10 min
These are some of the major missteps that cannabis CEOs and accounting professionals make in their business design and operations: 1. Treating investors and employees badly. Everyone must follow the rules in order for a cannabis business to be compliant.…
What do Cannabis Accountants Need to be Succesful?
Aug 2 • 9 min
Proper cannabis accounting tools make all of this much easier, as well. Cannabis-specific charts of accounts for various cannabis entities, a flower calendar for growers to properly calculate COGS at the various parts of the grow cycle and to maximize the…
Cannabis Tax Strategies
Jul 27 • 15 min
If you’ve paid attention to what’s going on in the cannabis industry, you’ll have noticed a number of decisions that have been handed down from the US Tax Court regarding how cannabis companies are improperly managing their tax strategies. Due to 280E,…
Making it Work part 2: Chart of Accounts, Cost Accounting, Perpetual Data Room
Jul 19 • 14 min
We have all these systems, we have all these complications and things but there are actual tools to make Cannabis Accounting Software work! In this episode, we show you step by step the depth of the work that needs to be done and how to get it done with…
Cannabis Accounting Software: Making It Work part 1
Jul 12 • 16 min
In this “Making It Work” piece, we keep going further into the Cannabis Accounting Software Solutions based on a Sample Transaction of a typical retailer recently made by Andrew to explain what we’re trying to do weekly and monthly to make sure we are…
Software Accounting Solutions for Cannabis Industry
Jul 5 • 14 min
So, following what we’ve been talking about on the Cannabis Accounting Software Issues this week’s episode “Software Accounting Solutions” we tell you all the different software, why some work, why some don’t work and the ones you just have to deal with.…
Cannabis Software Environment
Jul 1 • 10 min
Here we discuss where we are as an industry in the Cannabis Software Environment, we explain the existing tools and the challenges around them. Don’t forget to like & subscribe so you never miss another valuable upload. —- Send in a voice message:…
Ep #14: 3 Key Principles To Success In Cannabis Accounting
Jun 15 • 22 min
In todays episode we break down the 3 key principles for success in developing your own remote cannabis accounting practice. The key principles are: 1. Finding Motivated Clients: We discuss the exact strategies involved in having a steady stream of high…
Ep#13: The Fast Track To a Successful Cannabis Accounting Practice
Jun 7 • 13 min
In this weeks episode we give you the full run down on how to get the fast track to your own successful cannabis accounting practice. - How to escape being overworked and buried in paperwork - How to finally start getting paid what you’re worth - How to…
Lessons Learned: How NOT to build a cannabis company!
May 30 • 16 min
In this weeks episode of the Dope CFO podcast we take a close look at one of the best known cannabis retailers in the U.S today. During the last 6 months of 2018 they lost more than $131 million, more than $2 lost for $1 sold. They are facing lawsuits…
Ep 11: Getting Your Cannabis Business In the “Dope Zone”
May 17 • 7 min
Todays podcast is the third part of our talk at the Cannabis Collaborative Conference back in January, where we spoke about achieving financial success for cannabis businesses. Today in Part 3 we introduce the “Dope Zone” to cannabis business owners, what…
4 Keys to Establishing Financial Success for Cannabis Businesses: Part 2
May 10 • 12 min
Todays podcast is the second part of our talk at the Cannabis Collaborative Conference back in January, where we spoke about achieving financial success for cannabis businesses. The talk is quite long and in depth, so we’ve broken it up into 3 parts for…
Achieving Financial Success For Cannabis Businesses: Part 1
May 7 • 9 min
Todays podcast is the first part of our talk at the Cannabis Collaborative Conference back in January, where we spoke about achieving financial success for cannabis businesses. The talk is quite long and in depth, so we’ve broken it up into 3 parts for…
Ep 8: Why picking a great niche is important
Apr 29 • 3 min
All the gurus tell you to pick 1 niche………but how do you know which one is right for you? How do you make sure you can become an expert in that niche, enjoy working in it and provide a world class service to your clients? Are you really going to find…
Ep 7: How To Work Less & Earn More
Apr 12 • 9 min
In this weeks episode we break down exactly how you can start working less and earning more in your cannabis accounting practice. It’s a simple, yet challenging shift in mindset and pricing that you need to make in order to start making serious money and…
Ep 6: 7 Steps to Retaining High Paying Clients
Apr 4 • 10 min
In this weeks episode we reveal the 7 steps to retaining high paying clients in the cannabis accounting niche. 1. You must have a process 2. You need to be responsive 3. You must have the tools in place 4. You must have a team 5. You must have insights &…
Ep 5: How To Attract More Clients: Become a V.I.P
Mar 28 • 9 min
In todays episode we discuss how you can start to attract your ideal clients for your cannabis accounting firm. We’ve already discussed how best to find the perfect client……..but this is about how you can become a VIP in your niche and have client…
Ep 4: How To Find Clients Easily In Your Cannabis Accounting Practice
Mar 21 • 11 min
In todays episode Andrew and Naomi reveal the exact process they follow for automating the acquisition of ideal clients for their cannabis accounting firm. This is done by following the step by step formula F.E.T.C.H Find Email Talk To Them Call To Action…
What Questions To Ask When Hiring A Cannabis Accountant
Mar 14 • 22 min
In this weeks episode Andrew is interviewed by Orleatha Smith from inclusivepay.com. In the interview they cover : What are the advantages of hiring an accountant instead of relying on software / DIY. How Dope CFO began and how accountants can join the…
5 Reason Why You Want To Start a Cannabis Accounting Firm!
Mar 7 • 24 min
In today’s episode Naomi & Andrew break down 5 compelling reason why you should start your own Cannabis accounting firm. For more information please visit our free online training webinar —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dopecfo/message
Ep 1: Can You Really Start A Remote Accounting Firm?
Feb 28 • 18 min
In this 1st ever episode of the Dope CFO Podcast, Andrew Hunzicker & Naomi Granger dispel the myth that having a remote accounting firm is an impossible dream. They discuss how they have made that dream a reality and the benefits they experience in their…