|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2017
|Payables and Accruals [Abstract]|
Note 7 Accrued Expenses
Accrued expenses consisted of the following:
Included in the above accrued compensation are amounts owed to officers of the Company for services rendered that remain outstanding primarily for 2016 and prior years. The amounts are not subject to a fixed repayment schedule and they bear interest at a rate of 8% per year, compounding monthly. The related interest amounts on the unpaid accrued officer compensation included in Accrued Interest were $171,435 and $141,645, respectively, at December 31, 2017 and December 31, 2016.
The Company has warranty obligations in connection with the sale of certain of its products. The warranty period for its products is generally one year except in certain European countries where it is two years for some of our products. The costs incurred to provide for these warranty obligations are estimated and recorded as an accrued liability at the time of sale. The Company estimates its future warranty costs based on product-based historical performance rates and related costs to repair.
The changes in the Company’s accrued warranty obligations for the years ended December 31, 2017, 2016 and 2015 were as follows:
The entire disclosure for accounts payable and accrued liabilities at the end of the reporting period.
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