MEDIA CONTACTMichelle Martinez Reyes, Chief Marketing Officer 954.333.4357 | firstname.lastname@example.org GREENSPOON MARDER SHAREHOLDER RACHEL GILLETTE TO BE FEATURED SPEAKER AT AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS NATIONAL TAX CONFERENCE WASHINGTON, D.C – November 7, 2017 – Greenspoon Marder shareholder Rachel Gillette to be a featured speaker at the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) National Tax Conference in Washington, D.C. Ms. Gillette’s “Services to Business Involved with Marijuana” session will discuss the tax issues that legalized marijuana producers and distributors face under IRC Section 280E. Additionally, she will cover the issues that CPA Professionals might face in assisting businesses in states that have legalized cannabis for medical and/or adult use.
The AICPA is the world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 418,000 members in 143 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. The organization sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments.
Rachel Gillette focuses her practice on marijuana/cannabis business licensing and regulatory compliance, business law and transactions, contract drafting and review, tax litigation, corporate formation, and tax matters, including audit representation. She also regularly represents clients before the IRS’s Examinations, Appeals, and Collections Divisions, including marijuana businesses facing the challenges of IRS adjustments under 280E.