Quarterly report pursuant to sections 13 or 15(d)

Income taxes

Income taxes
6 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2014
Income taxes [Abstract]  
Income taxes

Note 4. Income taxes

The Company's effective tax rates were 42.1% and 39.0% for the six months ended March 31, 2014 and 2013, respectively.

The Company applies a "more likely than not" threshold to the recognition and non-recognition of tax positions. A change in judgment related to prior years' tax positions is recognized in the quarter of such change. The Company had no reserve for uncertain tax positions at March 31, 2014 and September 30, 2013. The Company recognizes interest and/or penalties related to income tax matters in income tax expense and in income taxes payable.