Jeff Garrison leads SIVA Enterprise’s Financial Advisory and Investment Analysis practice utilizing his 30 years’ experience in accounting and finance. Jeff evaluates SIVA’s and client’s investment opportunities in the cannabis industry in California and other cannabis regulated states. Jeff employs financial modeling to assess and structure grow, processing and / or dispensary operations, including distribution and real estate.
At the forefront of Jeff’s entity structuring analysis is the impact of state and local taxes and interpretation of 26 U.S. Code § 280E (expenditures in connection with the illegal sale of drugs).
From 2002-2010, Jeff was President of the Los Angeles-based accounting firm Stonefield Josephson (merged with Marcum LLP), a 200-person firm with six regional offices in California and Hong Kong. In addition to directing Stonefield, Jeff provided consulting services to publicly traded companies, private and nonprofit entities including Guess Jeans, DC Shoes, Lucky Brand Jeans, Smith & Wesson Firearms and the Oakland Raiders.
Jeff is an Active Certified Public Accountant – CA #53757.