DCAA Compliance Blog

Your Source for DCAA & FAR Compliance News and Discussion

ReliAscent® LLC is the only government contract accounting firm that specializes in all aspects of government contracting compliance.  From our DCAA compliant accounting services, to monthly government contract accounting for all government agency awards, contract management & administration, and financial services & planning, our goal is to ensure the success of our clients, and all small business government contractors and grantees.  

In our DCAA Blog, we discuss the latest government contracting news from the Federal Government, the DCAA, and DCMA, as well as promotions offered by ReliAscent, and helpful tools and resources for contractors.

We hope you will visit and take part in the discussions on our blog on a regular basis. If you ever have any questions or would like to discuss how our experts can help, do not hesitate to contact us at any time!  


 

An Introduction to Government Property Management

Posted by Dave Donley on Wed, Jul 24, 2019 @ 10:42 AM

While government contract accounting certainly presents its share of challenges, contractors should not overlook the government property clause at FAR 52.245-1. Depending on your contract type and contracting environment, you may be exposed to parts or all of this clause with the resulting administrative costs to comply. It is fair to say that government property management in many respects is as confusing and fraught with potential missteps as government contract accounting.

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Topics: DCMA, DCMA Audits, Government Property Management, dcma compliance


Alphabet Soup: DCAA vs. DCMA

Posted by Dave Donley on Wed, Jul 17, 2019 @ 01:17 PM

The DCAA and DCMA

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Topics: DCMA, DCAA, DCAA vs DCMA, DCAA DCMA


Is Your Accounting System DCAA Compliant?  Get a FREE DCAA Compliance Review from ReliAscent

Posted by Tyler Link on Wed, Jul 10, 2019 @ 02:17 PM

Does your small business contract with the Department of Defense or NASA? If so, and it has been several years since your last DCAA audit, how do you know whether or not your accounting system (not just your software), is still DCAA compliant? 

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Topics: DCAA Compliant Accounting Systems, DCAA QuickBooks, dcaa compliant quickbooks, QuickBooks DCAA Compliance Review


Upcoming Webinar for 8(a) Contractors: Managing Growth

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Jul 02, 2019 @ 12:48 PM

ReliAscent is excited to announce a partnership with Gabriel Enterprises Consulting Group.  Gabriel will be providing a webinar for Federal Government 8(a) Contractors, “Managing Growth.”  This webinar is one part of an SBA Webcast Series on the 8(a) program, covering everything from how to win 8(a) contracts, to managing growth and success, to exiting the program.

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Topics: 8(a) Contractors, 8a certification, managing growth in the 8a program, 8a program


DoD SBIR/STTR 2019.2/B Closes Monday, July 1st

Posted by Tyler Link on Wed, Jun 26, 2019 @ 01:18 PM

 

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Topics: 2019.2 DoD SBIR, 2019.B DoD STTR


Is it Time to Consider Outsourcing Your Government Contract Accounting?

Posted by Tyler Link on Thu, Jun 13, 2019 @ 08:37 AM

Do you find yourself struggling with FAR & DCAA compliance requirements, worrying if you will make a profit on a government contract or grant, or barely staying profitable each yearyet you already have an accounting department or firm that should be handling this for you?  

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Topics: DCAA accounting, DCAA Compliant Accounting, outsourced government contract accounting


NSF 2019 SBIR/STTR Phase I Closes Tomorrow

Posted by Tyler Link on Wed, Jun 12, 2019 @ 10:57 AM

ReliAscent would like to remind all Small Businesses planning to submit a proposal for the NSF's SBIR/STTR 2019 Phase I solicitation, that the deadline to submit your applications is tomorrow, June 13th, at 5 PM (local time for each time zone).

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Topics: NSF SBIR, NSF Grant Accounting, 2019 NSF SBIR/STTR Ph I, CAP Review