Cost Analysis of A&E Consultant Contracts

A cost analysis is an evaluation of each cost element, including profit and fee’s, of a consultant cost proposal to allow you the opportunity to reach an agreement at a fair and reasonable price. Watch this 2 minute video in our Selected Shorts Video Series for information on performing a cost analysis. Watch Video. To view … Read moreCost Analysis of A&E Consultant Contracts

Safe Harbor Rate and Evaluation Program Extended Indefinitely

NOTICE TO LOCAL AGENCIES AND A&E CONSULTING FIRMS WITH FEDERAL AID HIGHWAY FUNDED PROJECTS  Beginning in July 1, 2013, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) initiated a Safe Harbor Cost Rate Test and Evaluation program for Architectural and Engineering (A&E) consulting firms involved in federal-aid highway funded projects in 12 designated states, including California. The FHWA … Read moreSafe Harbor Rate and Evaluation Program Extended Indefinitely

Training on Financial Document Requirements for A&E Firms Contracting with Local Agencies

Watch Caltrans Audits and Investigations (A&I) recently released training module on Financial Document Requirements for Architectural and Engineering Firms on Local Government Contracts. In this video, A&I discusses the financial document review process, which focuses on the review of indirect cost rates (ICR) as required by the Federal Highway Administration, to help you understand the review process … Read moreTraining on Financial Document Requirements for A&E Firms Contracting with Local Agencies

Indirect Cost Rate and Contract Audit Training

Attend Caltrans Audits & Investigations  training on indirect cost rates and contract audits. Topics to be covered: FAR Compliant Indirect Cost Rate (ICR) Safe Harbor Indirect Cost Rate CPA Indirect Cost Rate Audits LAPM Chapter 10.3 A&E Consultant Audit and Review Process  Target audience: A&E Firms (particularly small or new firms) Independent CPAs for A&E Firms … Read moreIndirect Cost Rate and Contract Audit Training

Attend Caltrans A&E Indirect Cost Rate and Contract Audit and Review Presentation

Join Caltrans Division of Audits & Investigation’s for a presentation on A&E Indirect Cost Rate and Contract Audit and Review. Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Caltrans District 5 Office, Sycamore Room 50 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo, CA  93401 9:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Topics to be covered: FAR Compliant Indirect Cost Rate (ICR) Target Audience:  … Read moreAttend Caltrans A&E Indirect Cost Rate and Contract Audit and Review Presentation