UBL Interactive, Inc. (OTCMKTS:UBLI) Files An 8-K Changes in Registrant’s Certifying AccountantItem 4.01
CHANGES IN REGISRANT’S CERTIFYING ACCOUNTANT.
On or about November 20, 2017, the Company engaged Thayer O’Neal Company, LLC (the “New Accounting Firm”) as independent registered public accounting firm for UBL Interactive, Inc. (the “Company”). The court-appointed Receiver of the Company determined to engage the New Accounting Firm, and the Board of Directors of the Company did not participate in the determination.
The Company has not consulted with the New Accounting Firm during our two most recent fiscal years or during any subsequent interim period prior to November 20, 2017 (the date of the New Accounting Firm’s appointment), regarding (i) the application of accounting principles to a specified transaction, either completed or proposed; (ii) the type of audit opinion that might be rendered on our financial statements, and neither a written report was provided to us nor oral advice was provided that the New Accounting Firm concluded was an important factor considered by the Company in reaching a decision as to an accounting, auditing or financial reporting issue; or (iii) any matter that was either the subject of disagreement (as defined in Item 304(a)(1)(iv) of Regulation SK and the related instructions) or a reportable event (within the meaning of Item 304(a)(1)(v) of Regulation SK).
The Company’s former independent registered public accounting firm was Li and Company, PC (the “Former Accounting Firm”), which was censured by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board on or about June 14, 2016, and which firm had its registration revoked. The Former Accounting Firm’s website is not functional, and the Company believes that the Former Account Firm is no longer in business. Accordingly, the Company has been unable to dismiss the Former Accounting Firm, and the Company is not including herein Item 4.01(a) disclosure regarding the Former Accounting Firm because the Former Accounting Firm has not been dismissed, and to the Company’s knowledge, the Former Accounting Firm has not resigned and has not declined to stand for re-appointment.
About UBL Interactive, Inc. (OTCMKTS:UBLI)
UBL Interactive, Inc. provides a set of online identity management tools and services to businesses seeking to manage their presence in location-based search results, such as name, address, phone number and profile information on Web, mobile and social platforms. The Company’s products include Listing Syndication, and Analytics and Reputation Management. It markets its services under the product brand name of Universal Business Listing and UBL, and operates in part through the Website www.UBL.org. Through its Website, it offers a centralized platform for businesses to manage their online profile information and distribute listing data to over 300 search engines, directory publishers, social networks and mobile services. Its service provides a method for ensuring the distribution of individual business listing data across local Web directories, search engines, mobile applications and other sources of local listings data.