Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

14. Income Taxes

14. Income Taxes
6 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2017
Income Tax Disclosure [Abstract]  
Income Taxes

The income tax rate for the six months ended March 31, 2017 and March 31, 2016 was 42.1% and 21.4% respectively. The effective income tax rate differs than the U.S. federal statuary rate primarily due to state taxes, goodwill impairment, and certain non-deductible expenses. As of March 31, 2017 and March 31, 2016 the Company had no uncertain tax positions. The Company is subject to taxation and files income tax returns in the U.S., and various state jurisdictions. The Company is subject to audit for U.S. purposes for the current and prior three years; and for state purposes the current and prior four years. The Company has net operating loss carry-forwards of approximately $24.6M for U.S. income tax purposes, these net operating loss carryforwards are subject to IRC Section 382 limitations and begin to expire in 2027.