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Sleep better at night.

We know you’re busy running your cannabusiness, so we’ll take care of the heavy lifting. We specialize in providing effective solutions for complicated compliance needs like yours.

Whether it’s dealing with the complexities of IRC 280E, getting books and records accurate, or implementing strategies to get investor capital, you’ll sleep better knowing things are in order. Doesn’t that sound nice?













Our Mission

Committed to you.

Knowing another set of trained eyes has scoured your books for errors, done the tax research, and verified your compliance protocols makes for a lot of peace of mind.

Our checks-and-balances help weed out irregularities, which protects you from hefty fines, penalties, or (worse) closure.

Our Values.

We passionately believe in the healing power of cannabis, whether for personal wellness or as a tool to achieve social justice.

We also aim to support talented cannapreneurs in growing their businesses as our way of supporting this dynamic industry.

Client Focused

Supporting top cannapreneurs


For the plant and for our clients


Doing everything the right way


Providing world-class service

Meet Chip.

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Chip Schweiger, CPA, CGMA

The Green Leaf CPA

Chip Schweiger is the Founder of the Schweiger CPA Firm PLLC and both a Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Global Management Accountant who has over 28 years experience serving clients with Big Four, global, and large local firms. He’s an award-winning author, blogger and speaker on accounting standards, audit methodology, and cannabis industry issues.

An alumni of the University of Southern California, where he was a Schoen Family Endowed Scholar, Chip is also a veteran of the U.S. Army. His articles have been featured in The Journal of Accountancy, The CPA Journal, Denver Business Journal, Houston Business Journal and at He regularly gives talks on cannabis finance and accounting issues at industry conferences, and is the host of The Business of Kush™ Podcast.

When not advising clients, he enjoys riding his American Quarter Horse, volunteering for various charitable organizations, and spending time with his family (including his two incredible grandsons).