Selling to the federal government requires extraordinary levels of cost control, reporting and documentation. As a government contractor itself Ijaz & Associates understands the requirements and hurdles faced by Government Contractors. As compliance requirements, oversight, and cost pressures continue to increase, your company needs highly efficient operations, thorough cost/price analyses and robust accounting practices to succeed in this highly regulated environment.

Ijaz & Associates’ Government Contractor Advisory Services delivery comprehensive regulatory compliance solutions to a broad range of contractors from the largest to the smallest. Our government contractor specific advisory services include:

Regulatory and Contract Compliance

  • Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR)
  • Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)
  • Truth in Negotiation Act (TINA)
  • Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA)
  • Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA)
  • Small Business Administration (SBA)

Government Contract Audit Support

  • DCAA pre-audit gap analysis, recommendations and implementation
  • DCAA/DCMA report review, triage, and liaison
  • Incurred cost submission preparation, review and adequacy challenge support

Accounting Systems

  • System analysis, selection and implementation
  • Approved accounting system requirements
  • Internal control issues
  • Policies and procedures documentation

Cost Allocation Structures

  • Maximize cost recovery
  • Satisfy strategic bidding and business objectives
  • Ensure compliance with CAS & FAR requirements

Cost Proposal Preparation and Support

  • Cost estimating system compliance
  • Subcontractor Cost/Price Analysis
  • GSA and FAR pricing

Cost Accounting Standards

  • Disclosure Statements
  • Cost impact analysis
  • Change planning
  • DCAA/DCMA coordination

Small Business Administration (SBA)

  • 8(a) Compliance
  • Affiliation issues
  • Joint ventures
  • Mentor Protégé program

DFAR Business Systems

  • Contractor Purchasing, Estimating, Accounting, Material Management, and Earned Value systems
  • Mock audits, gap analysis and practical implementation strategies
  • Deficiency response
  • Conflict resolution and liaison

Dispute Consulting

  • Subject matter experts/expert witness testimony
  • Bid Protest
  • Termination Settlement Proposals
  • Request for Equitable Adjustments
  • Consultants with security clearances