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!  


 

Rooting Out Unbilled Cost and Fee on Cost-plus Type Contracts

Posted by HubSpot User Default on Fri, Jun 13, 2014 @ 07:00 AM

What a great feeling it is to find a $20 bill in your jacket pocket. It’s a happy surprise many of our clients have come to experience, only the cash they find lingering in the corner of their contracts could be amount to tens of thousands of dollars. 

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Topics: FAR, government contracting, Withholding Payments, Cost-plus type contracts


Government Contracting & the risk of Withholding Payments

Posted by Mike Anderson on Fri, Apr 11, 2014 @ 04:46 PM

The Federal Government has specific instances when they can withhold payment of money owed to Government Contractors.  Many companies that are in the business of government contracting do not fully realize what this means and they can be surprised when they do not receive the full amount they are due at the time they think they are due the funds.  After all, the Federal Government is the world's largest purchaser of goods and services and have an excellent credit rating.  There are costs associated with dealing with this customer, however.

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Topics: Administrative Contracting Officer, government contractor, Withholding Payments, contract management