CLS - Accounting Business System - Details

Location: Noblis (Reston), 2002 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston,VA 20191 ().
Date: Tue, Feb 27, 2018 - Tue, Feb 27, 2018
Time: 07:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Event description:

Jack Coviello, CPA is a Manager in Baker Tilly’s Government Contractor Advisory Services practice. Jack has more than seven years of experience assisting clients with various cost accounting and compliance issues related to government contracts. He specializes in matters related to United States Federal contracting compliance including the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) and General Services Administration (GSA) contracting vehicles, and has advised many clients across diverse industries on these matters. He has broad knowledge of cost accounting and indirect cost rate structures, and has assisted many of his clients in reorganizing existing and establishing new models. These work streams have included associated disclosure statements, cost impact analyses, and cost representations (incurred cost proposals, forward pricing and provisional billing rates, etc.). Additionally, Jack has evaluated both the design and operational effectiveness of many accounting, estimating, and purchasing systems relative to the Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS). When necessary, he has identified and implemented corrective actions to resolve system deficiencies.

John Hindman is a Senior Manager in Baker Tilly’s Government Contractor Advisory Services practice. John has extensive experience assisting a wide range of government contractors across numerous industries with complex regulatory compliance issues.  John has a broad range of experience including government contract cost accounting, contractor business systems compliance, and government contract audit assistance.  John helps contractors navigate a myriad of complex cost accounting matters to ensure compliance against the Government’s Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 31 cost principles, indirect cost rate submission requirements, and preparation of final indirect cost rate proposal (or incurred cost submissions).  John also works with extensively with contractors on the design and implementation of their system of internal controls relative to contractor business system requirements.  Specifically, he focusses heavily on compliance with accounting, purchasing, and estimating system requirements relative to the Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS) business system criteria.  John also works closely with contractors on drafting responses to Government audit reports and findings.  He has prepared and implemented numerous corrective action plans that have successfully resolved Government findin