Trade Agreement Act Countries – August 2018

Under 19 USC 2501 Trade Agreements Act agencies may only acquire US-made or designated country end products or US or designated country services. Products/services offered under the VA Schedule Program that are end products/services of countries other than the United... read more

Small Business Certifications – What are they?

The federal government has numerous programs for small businesses.  But, before you can compete for opportunities you need to know the classifications.   Read the attached to see how the Federal Government has categorized small businesses.  If you have any questions,... read more

Life Cycle of Federal Acquisition Process

The federal government’s basic procurement or acquisition process involves an agency identifying the goods and services it needs (also known as the agency’s “requirements”), determining the most appropriate method for purchasing these items, and carrying out the... read more

Special Order Program – MIPR Guidance

A Military Interdepartmental Purchase Request (MIPR) allows military agencies the opportunity to obligate funds from a finance and accounting office to federal agencies for the purpose of purchasing products and services. Download Guidance... read more