Interactive Polling Session: A Deep Dive into Typical Questionable Costs That Are the Current Focus of DCAA Scrutiny

October 23, 2014 11:00am

Brent Calhoon
Partner
Baker Tilly (Washington, D.C.)

Joseph Cox
Compliance Director
Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc.

  • What costs are receiving the most audit scrutiny (both direct and indirect)
  • How to meet DCAA’s documentation expectations and what to expect when you don’t have the piece of paper they want
  • Strengthen forward pricing and cost proposals: DCAA’s struggle to “audit” estimates
  • Pushing “directly associated cost” beyond the terms narrow definition
  • Determining your policy when all unallowable costs are now considered “expressly” unallowable costs
  • How to pick your battles: when to fight and when surrender