According to the Ventura County Star, “Santa Barbara County and cities in its boundaries have received 799 permits to grow marijuana – 14 percent more than Humboldt County” as of April 2018.  The cannabis industry is upon us.  With the industry growth in the County and the significant revenue potential, CPAs are likely to be sought after for accounting and tax advice. As practitioners, we have the choice to work in the industry or not, and I know there will be CPAs that say they will never work with [...]

2018-08-22T10:08:52+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|

Channel Counties Chapter: President’s Message April 2018

Hello Channel Counties Chapter! My name is Mike Farrell, and I am honored to serve as your Chapter President for the upcoming year. I hope my broad experience of working for a national firm, local firms and in private industry will help me represent the Chapter. In hopes of meeting a wide spectrum of needs, our Board has planned many events for 2018 – 2019, including CPE events, discussion groups, social activities, golf tournaments, student bowling and an award night. My vision for the upcoming year includes an outreach to [...]

2018-05-10T14:44:27+00:00 April 13th, 2018|