Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)


12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2018
Debt Disclosure [Abstract]  
Debt Disclosure [Text Block]


During the year ended December 31, 2017, the Company commenced a private offering (the “Bridge Financing Transaction”) of up to $1,000,000, which was amended on September 19, 2017 to a maximum offering amount of $1,100,000 and amended again on April 4, 2018 to $1,500,000, pursuant to which the Company issued convertible notes totaling $1,087,500. The notes all have a maturity date of one year from the date of issuance and accrue interest at a rate of 8% per annum. In a qualified financing, reverse merger, change of control or an initial public offering (“Conversion Event”), the notes, including interest thereon, will automatically convert at $0.40 per share. Based on the terms of the conversion, the holders may receive a discount and is considered a contingent beneficial conversion feature. At the closing of the Conversion Event, the Company will recognize an expense related to the intrinsic value. The Company recorded $50,389 of accrued interest and has a total outstanding principal balance of $1,087,500 as of December 31, 2017.

In January 2018 the Company issued an additional $97,000 convertible note payable to a third party. The funding of the note was comprised of the $50,000 loaned to the Company on December 28, 2017, plus additional cash proceeds of $47,000 on January 3, 2018.

On April 24, 2018, the Company extended the maturity dates of all convertible notes issued during the year ended December 31, 2017 to the earlier of April 30, 2019 or the consummation of a qualified financing or other event pursuant to which the Conversion shares are to be issued.

The Company issued 12 additional convertible notes payable to third parties in the aggregate principal amount of $962,500 from February through September 2018. The terms of the convertible note are substantially the same as the notes issued during the year ended December 31, 2017. On September 21, 2018 the outstanding principal balances of all of the convertible notes in the amount of $2,147,000 and $128,050 in accrued interest was converted into shares of the Company’s common stock (see Note 8).

The Company recorded a total debt discount of $122,615 related to all the above convertible notes. Amortization of the debt discount, which is recorded as interest expense, was $77,889 and $44,726 for the years ended December 31, 2018 and 2017, respectively. The discount related to the convertible notes was fully amortized on September 21, 2018 in relation to the conversion of the convertible notes to shares of the Company’s common stock.