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Freedom of Information Act

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

This act is by far one of the most forgot about clauses in our federal system.  Enacted on July 4, 1966, and taking effect one year later, the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) provides that any person has a right,...

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GovernmentContractingTips.com Interviews Lloyd Chapman, President of the American Small Business League

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

he Small Business Administration announced recently that our government just missed their overall23% goal of small business contracting. The SBA claims that 22.5% was devoted to small business contracting, which was an increase from last year’s 21.54% in 2011. However, organizations like theAmerican Small Business League claim that these figures are fabricated, and millions of dollars are actually still illegally being awarded to large corporations. Fact or fiction?

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Army Single Face to Industry (ASFI) Interface

SAM Migration

Army Single Face to Industry (ASFI) is the designated Army portal for communicating contracting opportunities and notices to its industry partners and the general public. ASFI provides industry partners with a single Army entry point and a simplified method for...

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Defense Logistics Agency Web Gateway

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

DLA Web Gateway is a web application that provides access to major public Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) web sites. DLA sites are sorted alphabetically, by category and organization, or via a keyword search. As America’s combat logistics support agency, the...

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Become a Member of the Corps of Engineers Contractor Registries

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

Contractors are our force-multiplier during a disaster response. We count on them to help us meet our mission requirements quickly and completely. The Corps of Engineers has pre-awarded contracts for major emergency response missions, such as bottled water, packaged ice,...

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Government Contracting Tips: Code Breakdown

8(a) Certification

Code Breakdown   CODE - DUNS Number Definition - Data Universal Numbering System Description - A unique identifier assigned by Dun & Bradstreet (D&B); mandatory to begin SAM registration. This is entered into SAM as a nine-digit numeric code, using...

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Federal Service Desk – Government Contracting Tips

Federal Service Desk - Government Contracting Tips Here is the contact information for different sources of help a business can use to receive help with their government registration and applying for federal grants   Help Desks to Contact:  Grants.gov Contact...

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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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Creating an Automatic Email Alert for Bids on FedBizOpps

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Creating an Automatic Email Alert for Bids on FedBizOpps (FBO.gov) To easily conduct automated searches of the FBO database, and to have the system notify you when opportunities are posted that meet your criteria and your North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)...

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