Our firm’s focus is simple — to provide clients operating in the cannabis industry with the finest standards of professional and principled service designed to enhance their compliance, transparency and accountability.

New Era CPAs has assembled the industry’s leading CPAs, each skilled and experienced in assisting clients navigate through the complex tax environment and facilitating compliance through transparency in accounting. In this, we seek to provide clients the peace of mind that comes from knowing they are operating at a level of compliance that sets them apart.

Service Offerings

Business Startup

We will help provide information you need to start and grow a successful canna-business. From understanding the local, state, and federal licensing, registration, and reporting requirements to setting up a monthly reporting checklist, we will help you avoid the common pitfalls that many new small business owners make when starting their new venture. Business Startup services the following:

  • 280E Analysis
  • Entity selection considerations
  • Initial Setup for Reporting Compliance
  • Framework for QuickBooks or other accounting system

Our Business Start-Up services are affordable and can be customized to your particular needs as a business owner. Contact Us and let us take all the hassle and complexity out of starting your new business today!

If you still aren’t sure about the vast and valuable services we provide, then maybe our legal team can be the one to sway you. We can help you decide what business structure best suits you, as well as provide assistance with the  formation of entities and corps, to their dissolution, and everything in between.

280E Planning and Strategy

If you’re operating a legal canna-business (producer, processor, wholesaler, retailer) you are likely to face 280E. 280E is a tax nightmare that has put an unnecessary and costly burden on anyone involved directly with cannabis. Depending on your role in the industry, your 280E exposure can vary, with retailers being hit the hardest by 280E.

We offer 280E Strategy and Planning. Work with one of our professionals to determine your 280E tax exposure before the year end, as it’s an important step to budgeting, tax planning and setting up your canna-business operations in the most cost-effective manner.

Accounting Services

Whether your company needs monthly bookkeeping or a CFO type role, our accounting team of licensed professionals is here to help your business. Using us as your in-house accountant is cheaper than a full-time employee and more strategic for your business enterprise.

We are your go-to accounting provider; from booking services, financial reporting, internal controls development and internal audits to tax preparation and agreed upon procedures.  Contact Us today and find out how we can help your business grow.

Advisory Services

How do you grow and manage your best customers while lowering your costs? We make it our duty to obtain up-to-date and accurate information in order to be as insightful as possible for your business. Our skilled consultants can provide guidance in each of the following areas:

  • Developing Key Performance Indicator (KPI) dashboards to help monitor your daily operational performance
  • Developing an internal control framework
  • Modifying and Developing Systems, Policies and Procedures
  • Business Process Improvement
  • Budgeting and Forecasting
  • Training and Educating Staff on business operations and accounting
  • Participating in Acquisition Planning and Perform Due Diligence
  • And more

Contact Us and let us show you how we can improve your business starting day one.

Tax Services

Our licensed CPAs in California, Oregon and Washington have been filing tax returns for cannabis clients since 2009.  Whether it’s filing excise, sales and payroll taxes monthly or state and federal income taxes annually we know the ins and outs of the industry.

Contact us today to find out how we can help you plan for future tax liabilities or review returns filed by previous accountants.