GSA Cancellation Emphasizes the Importance of a Compliant Cost Accounting System

The recent cancellation of the General Services Administration (GSA) $15Billion Alliant 2 Small Business (A2SB) contract highlights the need for small government contractors to have a properly evaluated cost accounting system.

2020-10-17T12:40:40-04:00October 13, 2020|Categories: Accounting, Government Contracting|Tags: , , |

New Court Decision on Deducting Real Estate Losses Disallows Continuing Education

What does it mean to be a real estate professional? For many, the answer is straightforward: they’re landlords, property developers, contractors, and investors.

2020-10-09T13:35:51-04:00October 6, 2020|Categories: Construction and Real Estate, Tax: Business|Tags: |

Strategies to Modify Commercial Real Estate Lease Contracts

Commercial real estate leases are changing. And according to the New York Times, banks currently hold about $2.38 trillion of commercial real estate loans. As tenants renegotiate their leases, building owners and landlords will likely be asking banks to restructure their loans, too.

2020-10-08T15:25:32-04:00October 1, 2020|Categories: Construction and Real Estate|Tags: , , |

It’s Déjà Vu All Over Again for Physician Practice Acquisitions

What goes around comes around. In a trend mirroring that which occurred in the 1990s, physician practices are selling out to hospitals and private equity firms in increasing numbers.

2020-10-08T15:26:15-04:00September 24, 2020|Categories: Healthcare, Transaction Advisory|Tags: , |

Taking a Closer Look at Travel Programs Sponsored by Nonprofits

Most of us have been solicited by a nonprofit association to take advantage of their travel tour programs.  You look through any association publication and you will find advertisements for various sponsored travel tours.

2020-09-15T10:50:01-04:00September 15, 2020|Categories: Not-for-Profit|Tags: |

Emphasis on Cost Estimating – Processes and Compliance

The government is increasingly placing emphasis on compliance with the False Claims Act (FCA) and the Truth in Negotiations Act (TINA) currently known as the Truthful Cost or Pricing Act. 

2020-09-07T16:40:05-04:00September 8, 2020|Categories: Government Contracting|Tags: , , |

The Outlook for Commercial Real Estate After Coronavirus

Before the coronavirus hit, the outlook for commercial real estate was strong. Many experts were predicting another year of record growth. Others, at the end of 2019, couldn’t even pinpoint a near-term recession.