Guiding the Businesses That Will Pilot an Industry

August 16, 2017
COCPA Office, Englewood

RECOMMENDED CPE: 8.0

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The Marijuana Business Symposium offers insight into an emerging industry. Subjects like risk management, professional liability concerns, regulation, and business valuation take on unique characteristics because the marijuana business is new and growing rapidly. Industry leaders provide clarity that will benefit how you approach this field.

Schedule

8:00 - 8:30 am
Registration
8:30  - 9:20 am
Cannabis Industry Update: Lessons Learned from Colorado
Jim Marty, CPA – Bridge West CPAs Consultants LLC

Ron Seigneur, CPA/ABV ASA, CFF, CVA, CGMA – Seigneur Gustafson LLP
9:20 - 10:10 am
Operator/Owner Perspective
Michael L. Raisch, CFO – LivWell Enlightened Health
10:10 - 10:25 am
Break
10:25 - 11:15 am
What Can the CPA Do to Add Value?
Bernie Taillon, CPA – Triad Tax
11:15 am - 12:05 pm
Regulatory/State of Colorado Update
Jim Burack, MED Director – Colorado Department of Revenue

Paul G. Northrup, Deputy Director of Taxation – Colorado Department of Revenue
12:05 - 1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 - 1:50 pm
IRS Update
Matthew Houtsma, Supervisory Attorney – Office of IRS Chief Counsel
1:50 - 2:40 pm
Federal & State Tax Update
Mike Arvin – Michael F. Arvin, Attorney-CPA
2:40 - 2:50 pm
Break
2:50 - 3:40 pm
Don’t Go Up in Smoke: Denver Taxes
Heather Driscoll – City and County of Denver

Casey McCurdy – City and County of Denver
3:40 – 4:30 pm
Current State of IRS Audits
Jim Marty, CPA – Bridge West CPAs Consultants LLC

Ron Seigneur, CPA/ABV ASA, CFF, CVA, CGMA – Seigneur Gustafson LLP