DCAA Compliance Blog

Your Source for DCAA News and Information for Contractors

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!  


 

Federal Government Contract outlook next 30 days

Posted by Mike Anderson on Fri, Oct 25, 2013 @ 02:02 PM

The government shutdown was ended on October 16th by implementation of a continuing resolution to fund the government until January 15, 2014 (H.R. 2775).  Everyone breathed a sigh of relief and all federal workers returned to the workplace.  That is all well and good but does this mean business as usual?  How will this affect the small businesses across the country that are known as government contractors?  The question that most small businesses are asking is how it affects them and if it will cause a disruption in either business as they have known it or will it disrupt their cash flow?

Read More

Topics: government contracting, Sequestration, Shutdown


Does Shutdown mean Termination for Convenience?

Posted by Mike Anderson on Mon, Oct 07, 2013 @ 12:50 PM

We have to ask ourselves what some of the underlying causes of the government shutdown are.  Certainly there is the debate about the health care plan, but that is too obvious.  The counter argument is all about the budget and about the spiraling federal deficit.  Even the argument about the health care is deeply rooted in the budget talks (can the government afford this program?).  So, when you combine the effects of Sequestration from earlier this year (which continues into 2014 by the way) with the current squabble over the budget and deficit, will this find its way to the business sector outside of government?  My immediate concern today is with the pool of government contractors and whether or not they would be faced not only a crippling reduction of cash flow but possible contract termination.  I don't know how many contractors know the process for termination for convenience of a government contract.  I will try to summarize that here. 

Read More

Topics: Federal Government, Shutdown, Termination for Convenience, T4C