|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2022
NOTE 19 – LEASES
The Company has various operating lease agreements, which are primarily for office space. These agreements frequently include one or more renewal options and require the Company to pay for utilities, taxes, insurance and maintenance expense. No lease agreement imposes a restriction on the Company’s ability to engage in financing transactions or enter into further lease agreements. At December 31, 2022, the Company has right-of-use assets of $ and a total lease liability for operating leases of $ of which $ is included in long-term lease liabilities and $ is included in current lease liabilities.
At December 31, 2022, future minimum lease payments for operating leases with non-cancelable terms of more than one year were as follows (in thousands):
During the year ended December 31, 2022, the Company entered into new operating leases and lease amendments, resulting in the Company recognizing an additional operating lease liability of approximately $386,000 based on the present value of the minimum rental payments. The Company also recognized a corresponding increase to ROU assets of approximately $386,000, which represents a non-cash investing and financing activity.
During the year ended December 31, 2021, the Company entered into lease amendments, resulting in the Company recognizing an operating lease liability of approximately $467,000 based on the present value of the future minimum rental payments. The Company also recognized corresponding ROU assets of approximately $467,000.
Operating lease expense was $0.6 million for both years ended December 31, 2022 and 2021.
Other information related to leases was as follows:
The entire disclosure for operating leases of lessee. Includes, but is not limited to, description of operating lease and maturity analysis of operating lease liability.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/disclosureRef