|6 Months Ended|
Jun. 30, 2023
NOTE 10 — INCOME TAX
During the three and six months ended June 30, 2023, the Company recorded an income tax provision ofand $799,505, respectively, in accrued expenses. During the three and six months ended June 30, 2022, the Company recorded an income tax provision of $108,421 in accrued expenses. The effective tax rate was 5.06% and 6.96% for the three months ended June 30, 2023 and 2022, respectively, and 28.54% and 0.99% for the six months ended June 30, 2023 and 2022, respectively. The effective tax rate differs from the Federal statutory tax rate of 21% for the three and six months ended June 30, 2023 and 2022, due to changes in the fair value of warrant liabilities, state taxes and valuation allowance on the deferred tax assets.
The Company has evaluated the positive and negative evidence bearing upon its ability to realize its deferred tax assets, which primarily consist of net operating loss carryforwards. The Company considered the history of cumulative net losses, estimated future taxable income and prudent and feasible tax planning strategies, and has concluded that it is more likely than not that the Company will not realize the benefits of its deferred tax assets. As such, the Company recorded a full valuation allowance against net deferred tax assets as of June 30, 2023 and December 31, 2022.
The entire disclosure for income taxes. Disclosures may include net deferred tax liability or asset recognized in an enterprise's statement of financial position, net change during the year in the total valuation allowance, approximate tax effect of each type of temporary difference and carryforward that gives rise to a significant portion of deferred tax liabilities and deferred tax assets, utilization of a tax carryback, and tax uncertainties information.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/disclosureRef