SMIT Schmitt Industries
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): May 28, 2021
SCHMITT INDUSTRIES, INC.
|(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)|
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
2765 N.W. Nicolai Street, Portland, Oregon
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (503) 227-7908
|(Former Name or Former Address, If Changed Since Last Report)|
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of Each Class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Common Stock – no par value||SMIT||NASDAQ Capital Market|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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|Item 4.01||Changes in Registrant’s Certifying Accountant.|
On May 28, 2021, following a competitive process with multiple audit firms, the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of Schmitt Industries, Inc. (the “Company”) engaged UHY LLP (“UHY”) as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending May 31, 2021.
During the fiscal years ended May 31, 2019 and May 31, 2020, and the subsequent interim period from June 1, 2020 through May 28, 2021, none of the Company, or anyone acting on behalf of the Company, has consulted with UHY regarding (i) the application of accounting principles to a specific transaction, either completed or proposed, or the type of audit opinion that might be rendered on its consolidated financial statements, and neither a written report nor oral advice was provided to it that UHY concluded was an important factor considered by it in reaching a decision as to any accounting, auditing, or financial reporting issue, (ii) any matter that was subject of a disagreement within the meaning of Item 304(a)(1)(iv) of Regulation S-K, or (iii) any “reportable event” within the meaning of Item 304(a)(1)(v) of Regulation S-K.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|SCHMITT INDUSTRIES, INC.|
|June 2, 2021||By:|
/s/ Philip Bosco
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer|