You?re looking for a good investment, something that will grow your money. Well, when you get a marijuana business license the money grows along with the product.
The changes in laws are sweeping across the country. According to the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL),there are currently 23 states, and the District of Columbia, that permit medical cannabis use. As well as the complete legalization of cannabis in Alaska, Colorado, Washington, and Oregon, 14 more states have decriminalized a certain amount of cannabis possession.
Now is the time to get a marijuana business license and get in on one of the fastest growing, money making opportunities out there. With a bit of cannabis consulting, you?ll soon have a cannabis cultivation business plan and be up and running. And there are great reasons to act now, and once you have your cannabis business license you?ll be good to go!
In a study published in the Journal of Cannabis Therapeutics, it is posited that an estimated 30 thousand California patients possess a physician?s recommendations to use cannabis medically, and let?s not forget the 5,000 other patients in eight other states. Those are a lot of legal customers, for your new business.
In fact, in surveys done, 5% of California adults had used medical cannabis for a “serious medical condition,” like cancer, arthritis, and chronic pain, among other conditions, because 92% of patients say medical cannabis is effective. And it?s not just California. In 2014, in Colorado, the marijuana industry created an estimated 7,500-10,000 jobs. And according to the state Department of Revenue, from January to June 30, in Colorado, retail sales of cannabis brought in about $18.9 million in state taxes (a percentage goes to local governments). Washington, opened the doors to recreational cannabis on July 9, and the state expects to collect $3 million of sales taxs on $12 million of sales, as of September 8.
There are so few industries that are consistently growing (pun intended), what are you waiting for? Get a marijuana business license now. In five years, it is estimated, the legal cannabis market, on a national level, will be worth $10.2 billion. How much of that harvest will you reap?