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We have a deep hands-on understanding of the constantly evolving regulatory environment and how changes impact government contractors. We understand how changes drive compliance issues with the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA), Civilian, and other oversight agencies. Our team is knowledgeable in the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS), Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and Code of Federal Regulations Uniform Guidance (2 CFR § 200). We advise clients on how to comply with these issues, offering valuable insights and solutions.
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Our team has finance operations, government compliance, and internal/external audit experience. Our GovCon approach focuses on each client’s business priorities and provides compliance solutions that are the right scale and complexity to address the client’s regulatory compliance needs. We have developed a compliance framework that leverages Grant Thornton’s compliance expertise and leadership in various industry positions to ensure timely and accurate application of compliance requirements. We tailor our compliance framework and analysis to drive the compliance solution that addresses each client’s regulatory compliance issues. You can learn more about our range of advisory services.
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Our team often partners with the audit and tax practices to serve federal clients and government contractors in performing a variety of third-party audits and effective tax strategies. We have a proven methodology for executing supplier audits and internal audits, incorporating the best of the public accounting attestation methodology, GAGAS, industry best practices and guidance from regulatory agencies. Learn more about our audit and tax services.
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The GovCon practice has experience in performing contract review services similar to Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) and can perform a variety of consulting reviews for federal clients and government contractors. We have a proven methodology for executing business system audits, reviewing general business processes for federal compliance and testing internal controls. We offer client-specific solutions and, when appropriate, we can partner with our risk, compliance, and controls practice to assist clients with establishing final and provisional indirect rates, satisfying government contractual and regulatory requirements, and meeting internal audit objectives. Learn more about our risk, compliance and controls services.
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Our team can call upon deep skills throughout the organization to consider all of the factors involved in executing complex securities transactions, including offering memoranda, indentures, collateral verification (due diligence), regulatory compliance testing and related disclosures, deal structuring and cash flow tie-outs, model validations and the thorough review of payment date reports.

We understand and adapt to the fast-paced complexities faced by the deal team, using our streamlined “Circle Up Procedure Methodology to limit strain on the team’s valuable time while recalculating and validating financial templates, identifying anomalies or inconsistencies across large data sets based on relevant underlying support.
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Our team includes extensive experience from the accounting and investing side that understands the rules and requirements for allocation and carve outs, including the meaning and materiality of various tests and measures, and not just simple execution.
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We have a long history of serving clients doing business with the federal government, state agencies and local agencies, along with providing services as a government contractor. Grant Thornton offers a unique perspective, both advising government contractors in compliance-related matters as well as maintaining compliance ourselves. We understand the importance of client confidentiality, leveraging synergies between the two practice groups when appropriate and maintaining independence when serving our clients or customers. Learn more about our public sector services.