• Filing Date: 2019-03-08
  • Form Type: 10-K
  • Description: Annual report
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Deferred Policy Acquisition Costs
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2018
Insurance [Abstract]  
Deferred Policy Acquisition Costs
Note 9 — Deferred Policy Acquisition Costs
The following table summarizes the activity with respect to deferred policy acquisition costs:

 
 
 
December 31,
 
 
 
2018
 
 
2017
 
Beginning balance
 
$
16,712
 
 
$
16,639
 
Policy acquisition costs deferred
 
 
34,999
 
 
 
35,736
 
Amortization
 
 
(35,204
)
 
 
(35,663
)
Ending balance
 
$
16,507
 
 
$
16,712
 
The amount of policy acquisition costs amortized and included in policy acquisition and other underwriting expenses for the years ended December 31, 2018, 2017 and 2016 was $35,204, $35,663 and $37,868, respectively.