Morgan Hopkins, CPA Director of Hemp & Cannabis Services at DKB, is joined by Amanda Helmes, In-Charge Accountant at DKB to answer all of your questions related to the legalization of cannabis in New York State, and the ancillary impacts (positive and negative) on investments, businesses and communities. The pandemic has brought an increased focus to the legalization of cannabis in states across the country. Why? Because states are hurting for cash and need the tax revenue to help bolster their state and local economies. In addition, a change in administration has some thinking cannabis could be moving closer to federal legalization.