Tag Archives: reasonableness

When is a Cost Not a Cost?


Stop me if you’ve heard this one, but the answer is “When the government says so.”  Ba dum bum! A recent Comptroller General decision highlights this punchline.  You see, if the government does not feel that you have done a … Continue reading

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FAR Cost Principles Series (Part 2, Allowability, Reasonableness, and Allocability)


As a former DCAA auditor, it was a primary goal for my position to find and report unallowable costs.  Recently, I have been hearing a lot more from the community in terms of making FAR 31.2 easier to understand.  This is pat 2 … Continue reading

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