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Experts at CohnReznick are continuing to keep their eyes and ears open for new rules, regulations and other important information pertinent to government contractors. Be sure to visit this page regularly to stay informed.

2017 GAUGE Report: An Industry Roadmap of Benchmarks and Trends for Government Contractors

In helping government contractors plan and strategize for the upcoming fiscal year, CohnReznick and Unanet partnered to conduct a government contracting industry benchmarking survey. Known as the GAUGE Report, we gathered information from many types of contractors to help define the current state of the industry and provide a financial measurement tool for the government […]

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Government Shutdown Refresh for FY 2017

April 3, 2017 We’ve been here before – several times. What’s a Federal contractor to do? Pretty much the same as in previous years: PRIME CONTRACTS: Organize your Prime contracts and discuss them with your Contracting Officers to see which contracts will remain funded and operational. SUBCONTRACTS: Organize your subcontracts and talk with your Prime […]

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Limitations on Pass-Through Charges: Should You Consider a Subcontractor Handling Rate?

Synopsis Complying with the requirements of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Clauses 52.215-22, Limitations on Pass-Through Charges – Identification of Subcontract Effort, and 52.215-23, Limitations on Pass-Through Charges can be daunting. This is especially true when you incur or propose a large amount of subcontract costs under a Government contract. The failure to appropriately track subcontract […]

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Expense Report Compliance as a Government Contractor

Synopsis Reconciling expenses incurred in support of Government contracts can be a complex process. This is especially true when it comes to travel expense reports. Mistakes made in preparing expense reports may cause reimbursement delays, denials from your contracting officer, or result in unallowable costs during an incurred cost submission audit. To help minimize mistakes, […]

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Are You Ready and Compliant? A Quick Overview of Upcoming Major Federal Acquisitions

Synopsis The Federal Government is in midst of the fourth quarter of its fiscal year and many millions of competitive procurement dollars are awaiting obligation. CohnReznick is keeping its eyes on major competitive acquisitions as well as the relevant business system and cost proposal compliance requirements of the Draft and Final Requests for Proposals. Interested […]

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Buy American NOW

Pursuant to the President’s Executive Order issued April 18th, all agencies must provide a report by mid-September that assesses their own compliance, use, and waivers of the Buy American Act. Additionally, agencies must also propose policies that will ensure maximum use of materials produced in the United States, including manufactured products, components of manufactured products, […]

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