California considering creating a state-run bank for cannabis businesses

Published: Aug 16, 2017, 8:39 am • Updated: Aug 16, 2017, 8:39 am By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian California government, financial and marijuana business leaders met last week in a far-from-resolved debate over whether a state-run bank could be the solution to the cannabis industry’s banking problem. Supporters argued…

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IRS trawling state-run pot database to block Colorado marijuana companies from claiming tax deductions

Published: May 25, 2017, 4:12 pm • Updated: May 25, 2017, 5:40 pm By David Migoya, The Denver Post Federal tax agents are trawling a Colorado database designed to track pot from seed to sale as a way of proving licensed marijuana businesses are illegally trafficking in the drug. The…

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