SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 16, 2021
Unico American Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|26050 Mureau Road|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(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||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, No Par Value||UNAM||Nasdaq Global 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).
Emerging growth company |_|
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. |_|
Item 4.01. Changes in Registrant's Certifying Accountant.
(b) Engagement of New Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
On June 16, 2021, Unico American Corporation (the “Company”) engaged Marcum LLP (“Marcum”), as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021. The Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of the Company approved Marcum's engagement on June 11, 2021, subject to the standard client approval procedures of Marcum and execution of an engagement letter.
During the fiscal years ended December 31, 2020 and December 31, 2019, and the subsequent interim period through June 16, 2021, neither the Company nor anyone acting on its behalf has consulted with Marcum on any of the matters or events set forth in Item 304(a)(2)(i) or 304(a)(2)(ii) 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.
UNICO AMERICAN CORPORATION
|Date: June 22, 2021||By:|
/s/ Michael Budnitsky
|Name: ||Michael Budnitsky|
|Title: ||Chief Executive Officer, President, Treasurer, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary|