Tauriga Sciences Inc. Tenders One-Time Cash Payment of $43,045.00 to Fully Repay and Retire the Final Outstanding Convertible Debenture Held by Adar Bays, LLC
NEW YORK, NY, March 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTC PINK: TAUG) (“Tauriga” or the “Company”), engaged in building its business through the development, distribution, and licensing of proprietary products as well as the evaluation of potential acquisition opportunities and equity investments, today announced that it has tendered a one-time cash payment of $43,045.00 to fully repay and retire the Final outstanding convertible debenture (the “Note”) held by Adar Bays LLC (“Adar Bays”). This Note was a $30,000 Face Value 8.00% convertible debenture issued to Adar Bays on September 11, 2017. Accordingly, this debt has been removed from the Company’s balance sheet, which will reflect such at Fiscal Year End 2018 reporting period (period ending: March 31, 2018).
As of today’s date, the Company reports that one material convertible debenture remains on its balance sheet. That being, the $105,000 Face Value 8.00% convertible debenture issued to GS Capital Partners, LLC (“GS Capital”) on October 17, 2017. The Company wishes to express that it has an excellent working relationship with GS Capital. In addition to this above-mentioned $105,000 Face Value debenture, there is one other minor convertible note outstanding; a $15,000 Face Value convertible note that was issued by the Company to an individual investor during February 2013. However, this $15,000 Face Value debenture incorporated a Fixed-Price Conversion feature that is permanently set at $0.025 per share. The Company is currently in late stage negotiations to retire this debenture, as well.
In another recent development, the Company fully repaid and retired the $48,000 Face Value 8.00% convertible debenture issued to GS Capital on August 31, 2017. This debenture was retired for the following consideration: a. one-time cash payment of $40,000.36 / b. conversion(s) totaling $19,586.20.
In addition to the above, the Company wishes to disclose to shareholders that it has fully pre-paid all legal and professional invoices in connection with the upcoming audit and annual report (“Form 10-K”) for its Fiscal Year End 2018 (“FY 2018”). The due date for the filing of TAUG’s FY 2018 Form 10-K with the Securities & Exchange Commission (“SEC”) is set for June 30, 2018. The Company funded this above-referenced pre-payment, approximately $85,000, from its balance sheet cash.
Lastly the Company has been actively evaluating potential merger/acquisition candidate(s) and will update shareholders promptly, should material progress be realized to that end.
ABOUT TAURIGA SCIENCES, INC.
Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTC PINK: TAUG) is engaged in building business through the development, distribution, and licensing of proprietary products as well as the evaluation of potential acquisition opportunities/equity investments. The Company is presently focused on its upcoming contemplated launch of a Cupacu Butter based lip balm product branded under the name: Herman. The Company believes that one of its most important strengths is its access to and relationships with potentially substantial distribution systems and networks. The Company intends to capitalize on distribution opportunities and will continually update shareholders on such developments. Please visit our corporate website at www.tauriga.com
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