Beware the DCAA Nightmare

Audit Puzzle

Even under the best of circumstances, Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) audits are trying. But, what if you get a negative finding that is based on a non-existent regulation, and you are denied payment? What are you supposed to do?

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Defense Contracts: Party of ONE

Construction contract

In a Jan 08, 2013 article for Time on government spending, national security writer Mark Thompson writes about the propensity the Department of Defense has for awarding military contracts after only one bid. It’s a problem other federal agencies generally avoid.

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