The move by states to legalize the distribution and use of marijuana raises numerous tax and legal issues. This course will examine how interested parties navigate the legal haze surrounding the industry with a particular focus on the how the ethics rules and the tax code are implicated. The course will cover Section 280E and related case law, the issues facing marijuana-related businesses related to the provision of financial services, and the positions of various ethics bodies on tax professionals advising marijuana-related clients.
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Josh helps startup companies, mid-size businesses, and individual clients remain in compliance with U.S. tax laws, and guides clients on appropriate procedures to reduce their tax burdens. Josh represents clients in an array of tax controversies and tax litigation matters before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the U.S. Tax Court, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. With considerable experience handling multijurisdictional investigations, Josh regularly works with foreign companies, trusts, and advisors to resolve inbound U.S. tax and reporting issues. In addition, Josh is involved in the D.C. metro area startup community; he works with angel investors and coworking spaces to assist emerging companies to implement business practices and legal structures to facilitate their growth and access to funding. Prior to co-founding Greaves | Wu, he worked for an international law firm, Latham & Watkins LLP, and has been quoted in major news outlets such as The Street, Federal Tax Weekly, and Business News Daily.
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