SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 2, 2012
Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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Item 4.01 Changes in Registrant’s Certifying Accountant.
On March 2, 2012, Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. (the “Company”), with approval of the Audit Committee of the Company, formally engaged Grant Thornton LLP to serve as the Company’s independent registered public accountant for its 2012 fiscal year, replacing KPMG LLP.
For the fiscal years ended December 31, 2010 and December 31, 2011 and through the date of this Form 8-K, the Company has not consulted with Grant Thornton LLP, regarding (i) either the application of accounting principles to a specified transaction, either completed or proposed, or the type of audit opinion that might be rendered on the Company’s financial statements, where either a written report or oral advice was provided to the registrant by Grant Thornton, LLP, that Grant Thornton LLP, concluded was an important factor considered by the Company in reaching a decision as to the accounting, auditing, or financial reporting issue; or (ii) any matter that was either the subject of a “disagreement” or a “reportable event,” as those terms are used in Item 304 of Regulation S-K and the related instructions to Item 304 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.