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With the HRCTC, qualified cannabis businesses may
receive up to $250,000
per year.

The High-Road Cannabis Tax Credit (HRCTC) is a nonrefundable California tax credit that can be captured by eligible cannabis businesses from January 1, 2023, to December 31, 2027. The credit is worth 25% of qualified expenditures during each tax year, with a maximum credit limit of $250,000 per year.

20 years of tax credits experience

full audit defense 

no upfront fees 

To claim the HRCTC, qualified taxpayers are required to reserve the credit tentatively with the relevant authorities, beginning July 1, 2023.

The High-Road Cannabis Tax Credit is allowable on a
first come first served basis. 
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How We Can Help

With 20 years of tax credit experience, Tax Credit Collective can help you confidently capture the HRCTC.

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We determine if you qualify and provide a detailed road map to apply for the HRCTC.


Our team prepares and submits your HRCTC application.

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We provide full audit and appeals defense if your claim is questioned.

How Tax Credit Collective Differs


In order to qualify for the High-Road Cannabis Tax Credit (HRCTC), a taxpayer must operate a commercial cannabis business in California, paid W2 employees during the tax year, and hold either a Type-10 (retailer) or a Type-12 (micro-business) license in accordance with Division 10 of the Business and Professions Code. 

Applications open July 1, 2023.

A Non Refundable Tax Credit Of Up
To $25,000 Per Employee.

Carry forward unused tax credit.

Reduce state tax liability.

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Our surgical study methodology maximizes your time and return.



We partner with
you and your CPA every step of the way to ensure success.



If your tax credit claim is examined, we provide full and robust audit defense.

What Business Owners Like You Are Saying

"We had a great experience with Tax Credit Collective. They were very informative and they did exactly what they said they were going to do. The customer service was exceptional. I would definitively recommend."
-S. Williams

We received wonderful service from Tax Credit Collective. They answered all our questions, were thorough in their research, and filed timely reports.
-S. Perez

We had a wonderful experience working with Tax Credit Collective. They were attentive, extremely detail oriented, and responsive to emails and phone calls. I was also very impressed that they followed up with us.
-D. Hirt

We help businesses confidently
capture lucrative tax credits.

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