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): December 18, 2012
JOSHUA GOLD RESOURCES INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
2368 Lakeshore Rd. W, Suite 300
Oakville, Ontario, Canada
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (877) 354-9991
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Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
Effective as of December 18, 2012, Article Three of the Articles of Incorporation of Joshua Gold Resources Inc. (the Company) was amended to: (i) effect a reverse stock split of the Companys issued and outstanding shares of Common Stock based upon a ratio of 1 for 3 (the Reverse Stock Split) and (ii) immediately following the effectiveness of the Reverse Stock Split, increase the authorized Common Stock of the Company, par value $0.0001 per share, from approximately 133,333,333 shares to 400,000,000 shares.
The Certificate of Amendment to Articles of Incorporation of the Company, filed with the Secretary of State of the State of Nevada on December 18, 2012, is attached to this report as Exhibit 3.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Certificate of Amendment to Articles of Incorporation of Company dated December 18, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
Joshua Gold Resources Inc.
Date: December 19, 2012
/S/ Benjamin Ward
President, CEO and Director