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Mississippi Cannabis Accounting

Puff Puff Accounting, serving Mississippi, is a cannabis industry focused CPA firm. We put all the pieces together so that you can focus on making money with your cannabis business.

You need CPA who understands the cannabis industry.

Puff Puff Accounting has provided tax planning, auditing and accounting services for cannabis businesses through the United States. You won't just see as at tax season. We advise many of our clients throughout the year. when you work with Puff Puff Accounting, you're not just meeting with a team of experienced accountants, you're gaining a lifelong advisor.

Our Services

Audit Response & Tax Resolution

Tax audits often happen years after the return in question was filed. That can make for a messy situation.

Corporate Entity & Structure Planning

Of all the choices you make when starting a business, one of the most important is the type of legal structure you select for your company.

Technical Accounting Services

Whether it’s preparing compliant financial statements or preparing for an audit, accounting responsibilities can be complex.

Tax Planning & Preparation

Tax preparation is a service that helps you file your tax returns. Make sure your tax reporting complies with federal and state tax laws.

Payroll Services

Payroll service will collect wage and hour information from the employer and use that information to calculate gross wages.

Bookkeeping Services

Recording receipts from customers. Verifying and recording invoices received from suppliers. Paying suppliers. Processing employees’ pay.

We Are Experts In Cannabis Tax Law

A lot of our new business comes from referrals from existing clients. That really says lot about how our clients are satisfied with the level of work that we perform for them.

Our clients tell their friends how well their accountant takes care of them. They say "My account is my friend now. I trust her." That level of trust is what we strive to achieve with all our clients.


Tax Peace Of Mind

We do our best to maximize our client's return and get deductions for them that keeps them out of trouble.

We're Affordable

When we work with small cannabis businesses, basically we become their affordable in house CFO.

Year Long Tax Planning

The value that a client receives from a full service firm like Puff Puff Accounting is that they get full advisory and planning all year long.

Big Savings

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“Hiring Edwin was one of the first and one of the best decisions I ever made when I first launched my company. He’s gone up to bat for me several times and is always on top of the latest changes in tax law. I couldn’t recommend Edwin more.”
Tylor B

“Our very first visit with this team put us at such ease and assurance that sharing all of our financial details was in very capable, professional and personable hands. We have been very pleased with the level of service we are receiving year in and year out.”
Adrian F

“They use the most current technology to securely access and review my confidential documents in a user-friendly platform. They are professional and have integrity that is hard to find. I would highly recommend J Chester to anyone.”
Ginger D

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CPA Relationship Built On Trust

Finding a good CPA is almost like trying to find a good boyfriend or girlfriend. It's kind of like dating in a sense because it really starts with trust. This is a person who is going to know a tremendous amount of information about you. They're going to know your social security numbers. They're going to know how much you make and how you make your money.. They're going to really know your life and at a very personal level that most other professionals will never know and so it's really important you find somebody you can trust.

This trust is especially important for entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry. We build our client relationships on a solid foundation of trust. Spend an hour talking with us about your cannabis business and you'll know exactly what that means. We want to be your CPA and your trusted friend. We want to be the first person you call when there's a financial propblem in your company.

Our Mission

Talent is what sets exceptional organizations apart from the pack. At Puff Puff Accounting, we are committed to high standards of professionalism, integrity, and capability. When you hire a us as your CPA, you can rest assured that you're hiring a professional with a financial proficiency, strategic vision and commitment that will help your cannabis business compete and succeed.

Our mission is to be equipped to manage the pressures and pace of the cannabis industry with a deep understanding of cannabis laws. We will help you run an exceptional business while working within strict cannabis laws and regulations.


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Recreational Use States

Medical Legalized States

Our Vision

CPAs work with a variety of businesses in every industry imaginable on a regular basis. It's not uncommon for a CPA to start the day working with a car dealership and by lunchtime a manufacturer and then in the afternoon to be solving a complicated issue related to a trust.

Our vision is to specialize in the cannabis industry in order to offer a level of expertise that cannot be matched by a traditional CPA firm.

Mississippi Cannabis Tax Services

The cannabis industry is unique. Don’t risk your livelihood my hiring a CPA who doesn’t have experience with cannabis laws and regulations. We will be your guide through a sea of stumbling blocks.

We specialize in cannabis tax law and regulations.

Cannabis Tax Planning And Preparations

Cannabis entrepreneurs carry a heavy tax burden. These taxes can make it difficult for cannabis businesses to generate a profit. Proper tax planning and knowledge of cannabis tax law is critical. Let us reduce your tax liability and increase your profits.

Tax Compliance

Cannabis tax law is complicated. Don't risk your business by being unaware of your tax liability.

Yearly Tax Filing

Proper tax planning can massively reduce your tax liability at the end of the year.

Tax Resolution

Get representation by someone who knows the complexities of cannabis tax law. Don't risk hiring a traditional CPA.

Revenue Reconsiliation

A revenue reconciliation confirms whether your financial accounting matches your VAT statements. We recommend that you perform a revenue reconciliation at the end of each tax period, so that any incorrect bookings can be identified in a timely manner.

Financial Statements And Audit Support

There are four main financial statements. They are: (1) balance sheets; (2) income statements; (3) cash flow statements; and (4) statements of shareholders’ equity. Balance sheets show what a company owns and what it owes at a fixed point in time.

Business Combinations

A business combination is a transaction in which the acquirer obtains control of another business (the acquiree). Business combinations are a common way for companies to grow in size, rather than growing through organic (internal) activities.

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Frequently Asked

When is it time to hire a CPA for my cannabis business?

There are definitely means to handle your bookkeeping yourself and also DIY it. Options like QuickBooks have made this possible, but I warn you, if you are doing one of these two points, you most likely need to allow another person look after it.

  1. If you are secretly asking yourself if you’re also doing this right whatsoever, that’s a warning.
  2. If you’re refraining it in any way because well you do not know what to do as well as it’s frustrating, that’s a substantial red flag as well as it’s time to let a professional take control of.
What are common ways accountants bill their clients?
Some Certified public accountants expense hourly, they charge you some bucks per hr depending on how much time they place in. It’s additionally typical to charge fixed fees for individual jobs. Your Certified Public Accountant might do your income tax return for one rate as well as prepare another quote for the next task. One more preferred price structure is the yearly fixed price arrangement. Your Certified Public Accountant might claim, “I’m mosting likely to provide this variety of services to you, and I’m going to give you limitless call and unrestricted conferences, and I’m going to do that all for $X quantity of dollars each year.” That buck quantity would more than likely be billed monthly.

We generally suggest partnerships which are not hourly. Fixed charge invoicing motivates communication between the client and the CPA. The more the Certified Public Accountant understands about the customer’s company as well as their life and also what’s going on, the better recommendations they can give. When customers are awkward with grabbing the phone, terrified they’re going to get a huge expense, they are much less likely to select the phone talk with their CPA when they have something on their mind.

What should I expect from my CPA?
What you need to expect from your Certified Public Accountant depends a whole lot on your service objectives. If you’re a very local business and also you’re not preparing to expand a lot in the near future, perhaps all you need is someone to prepare your tax return. Nonetheless, probably you have a growing service. You need a person who can consult with you on worker issues, management problems, accounting system set up as well as layout. These are some points to consider when thinking of the level of commitment you require from your CPA.

I normally trainer my customers to put together a want list of things they desire from us. Of course, the more commitment a client requires from us, the larger the interaction will be, which will certainly increase expenses. Starting from the maximum as well as working down, however, is always the very best wager. We can coach you on which products on your wish list will be the most impactful to your organisation and which ones may be lesser.

So listing out those certain purposes you intend to achieve with your CPA. “This is what I want out of that connection.” Do not be afraid to make that a rather lengthy checklist. What you wish to do is pretend money is no item. Checklist whatever that you wish to leave this connection. From that position, you can begin to prioritize that checklist as well as claim, “these 6 points are crucial in this connection that I’m going to have.”.

Do I need a bookkeeper or an accountant for my business?
So how do you know who you need to hire? Should it be a bookkeeper, an accounting professional, or a CPA? What’s the distinction? The most essential thing is simply that you understand that these documents are being maintained which you feel great in the person keeping them.

A bookkeeper preserves your accounting documents. They enter all purchases, and they balance your funds. Accountants concentrate on finances, tax obligations, spending plans, service operations, pay-roll, as well as money management. However recognize this, there are various kinds of accountants that concentrate on numerous areas of business. To put it simply, if you break your leg, don’t most likely to the skin specialist.

You want to make sure that you locate the right person for your small business. Puff Puff Bookkeeping has accountants and accountants on personnel. This way. When it concerns regular monthly deal handling, our bookkeepers can do it for a lower cost. When we’re talking about money management as well as tax obligation planning, you have a Certified Public Accountant all set to step in.

What are the 5 types of accountants?
What is action top of ending up being lucrative in your service? You’re mosting likely to need an accountant. Now you do not need to employ us. You can employ in home. If you take part in house, that should you obtain? There are a great deal of options as well as many different budget plans around that you need to be familiar with. You do not intend to obtain the wrong individual for the incorrect work description.

The first individual you’re mosting likely to work with is your bookkeeper. This is the information entry specialist. Depending upon where you live, you’re going to pay a various amount for he or she. If you reside in Idaho, for instance, you could be on the lower end around 18 to $20,000 a year. Yet if you’re in New York or The Golden State, you could be upwards of 40,000 or perhaps $45,000 a year for the very same position. Know that this person offers a details role. They’re not going to be solid at producing records for you or working analytics or accounting procedures. Their task is to get information right into the system. And if you’re a new business owner, likely, you have actually been doing this yourself. It’s clever to unload a few of the heavy grunt work of accountancy, which will allow you to start assessing the records. An accountant is an excellent hire for any person ready to increase their business, however not prepared to invest in the high leading tier accounting professionals right now.

The next level up men is the accountant. Currently, a great deal of people believe bookkeepers and accounting professionals coincide. They’re not. It’s extremely, very various. You’re mosting likely to pay a greater amount for someone that’s an accounting professional. Your bookkeeper has actually been putting data right into the system all month long. Your accountant typically is assisting to supervise that procedure. Then, at the end of the month, your accountant will certainly do a few of the even more heavy lifting jobs which require reconciling your test equilibrium and making month-end journal access. They will certainly also do several of the amassing work that’s going to require to take place in your financials.

In some cases, an accountant will certainly aid produce financial statements. They go to that month’s end placement. For an accounting professional, depending once again on where you live, you can anticipate to pay anywhere from perhaps $30k up to $60k/year.

The next level up is the controller. The controller fills the procedure of overseeing the entire bookkeeping system. They reach orchestrate what’s taking place and also when. They ensure the data is entering into the system in a timely manner, which the month and also general interests are occurring on schedule. The controller is accountable for the end product that’s appearing of the bookkeeping system. That is the annual report, the revenue statement, and the cash flow declaration. Those kinds of files rest on the shoulders of your controller. This is a much more costly setting to fill up, as well as it ought to be. This person needs to have a great deal of experience, should at the very least a bachelor’s level in accounting, otherwise entering into their master’s degree. I would anticipate to pay anywhere from $45k to $85k/year for he or she.

Now we’re going to talk about the King or queen on top of the mountain. This is your CFO. CFO stands for “primary financial officer.” They hold a C collection placement in your company. This person’s costly. You want to be careful when you work with a CFO due to the fact that not all CFOs are produced equal. Whatever as much as this factor has actually been task-related, focusing on just journal access and also debiting as well as attributing. When you step into a CFO function, this needs tactical reasoning. Not all accounting professionals have that capacity. If they’re not able to see the big picture as well as create strategies that are service advancement related, they aren’t gotten approved for the job. They should equate the job that the remainder of the team is doing into goals for your firm. Your CFO needs to make certain that you’re hitting the targets you need to hit with the right amount of cash behind each objective. For a CFO, you can expect to pay anywhere from $75k to $250k/year. That is normally what I have actually seen across the country for someone of this caliber.

Finally is the Certified Public Accountant. The CPA represents “certified public accountant.” If you’ve begun your firm, you understand that you require a tax obligation guy, right? That’s the Certified Public Accountant. His job is to do two things. One is to prepare your tax obligation strategy. That is to take whatever you’re doing throughout the year and prepare it to make sure that you are not investing more than you require to on taxes. That’s the primary objective. Nevertheless, a Certified Public Accountant often fills the function of an auditor where they are available in as an independent celebration. They ensure that your books are precise and clean as well as reflective of what’s occurring in the real world. In terms of expense, you’re going to invest anywhere in between $125 a hr to upwards of $450 a hr for a qualified Certified Public Accountant.

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