Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

New Accounting Pronouncements

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New Accounting Pronouncements
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Dec. 31, 2019
Accounting Changes And Error Corrections [Abstract]  
New Accounting Pronouncements

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NEW ACCOUNTING PRONOUNCEMENTS

Impact of New Lease Accounting Standard

The Company adopted ASC Topic 842 effective January 1, 2019.  See Note 3 for further discussion.  

Other Accounting Pronouncements

ASU 2018-13, Fair Value Measurement (Topic 820): Disclosure Framework – Changes to the Disclosure Requirements for Fair Value Measurement, (“ASU 2018-13”).  The purpose of ASU 2018-13 is to improve the disclosures related to fair value measurements in the financial statements.  The improvements in ASU 2018-13 include the removal, modification and addition of certain disclosure requirements primarily related to Level 3 fair value measurements.  ASU 2018-13 is effective for fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2019, including interim periods within that year.  The amendments in ASU 2018-13 should be applied prospectively.  The Company does not expect ASU 2018-13 to have a significant impact on the consolidated financial statements.

ASU 2019-12, Income Taxes (Topic 740): Simplifying the Accounting for Income Taxes, (“ASU 2019-12”).  The purpose of ASU 2019-12 is to improve the disclosures related to fair value measurements in the financial statements.  The improvements in ASU 2019-12 include removing certain exceptions for recognizing deferred taxes for investments, performing intraperiod allocation and calculating income taxes in interim periods. ASU 2019-12 also adds guidance to reduce complexity in certain areas, including recognizing deferred taxes for tax goodwill and allocating taxes to members of a consolidated group.  ASU 2019-12 is effective for fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2020, including interim periods within that year.  The amendments in ASU 2019-12 should be applied prospectively.  The Company is evaluating the impact of ASU 2019-12 on the consolidated financial statements.