Category: Subcontracting

What is SUB-Net?

SUB-NET

Subcontracting is a mandatory requirement in government contracting.  A large business that wins a government contract for more than $650,000 must use subcontractors to help facilitate  the project. According to the the Small Business Administration (SBA), the SUB-Net database is...

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Understanding an Individual Subcontract Report (ISR)

Subcontracting Opportunities

This report collects subcontract award data for a specific federal government agency when a Prime/Subcontractor: (a) holds one or more contracts over $550,000 (over $1,000,000 for construction of a public facility); and (b) is required to report subcontracts awarded to Small Business (SB), Small...

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What is a FFATA Report in the Sub-Award Reporting System

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

According to the United States Government,  FFATA Sub-award Reporting System (FSRS) will collect data from the Federal prime awardees on sub-awards they make: a prime grant awardee will be required to report on its sub-grants and a prime contract awardee...

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NDAA Improves Subcontracting Opportunities for Federal Contractors in 2013

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The Federal Government’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) is reenforcing subcontracting opportunities by closely monitoring prime contractors that offer subcontracting plans. According to FAR 52.219-9 of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), prime contractors must make specific outreach efforts to small business subcontractors...

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Understanding the Verification Process for the Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Concern Program (SDVOSBC)

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

In 1999, Congress passed Public Law 106-50, which established the Veterans Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development Act. goal was to generate 3% of the total value of all prime contracts and subcontract awards to be set-aside for owned and controlled...

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$92 Million Dollar FEMA Contract Hires Federal Contractors for NYC Effort

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

In this time of recovery in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, many have been called upon to aid in the relief efforts.  In New York City, the 6,000 employed sanitation workers have been hard at work and have also acquired...

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