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  • BDO Knows Healthcare Alert – August 2017
    August 23, 2017
    DOJ Ramps Up Action Against Fraud in Healthcare   Download PDF Version Why ASC 606 Elevates Industry’s Risk The Department of Justice (DOJ) has sent a message: It’s not backing away from efforts to er …
  • PErspective in Government Contracting – Summer 2017
    August 23, 2017
    Download PDF Version A feature examining the role of private equity in the government contracting space.   Despite major budget cuts, proposed legislative shifts and unfilled federal government positi …
  • Selections Newsletter – Summer 2017
    August 17, 2017
    Download PDF Version   Table of Contents Incentive Programs For A Restaurateur Tips For Integrating Third-Party Delivery Topic 606, Revenue From Contracts With Customers, A View From The Kitchen​     …
  • BDO Knows: Technology – August 2017
    August 16, 2017
    Catching the Fintech Wave Download PDF Version By Anthony Ferguson and Alice Xu The Rise of Fintech Fintech is no longer a passing wave but a tsunami taking the financial services industry by storm. W …
  • Asset Management Insights – August 2017
    August 15, 2017
    IRS Notice Provides Extension for Compliance with Certain Section 871(m) Regulations Download PDF Version Background Over the past decade, Congress and the Treasury Department repeatedly expressed con …
  • PErspective in Government Contracting
    August 9, 2017
    A feature examining the role of private equity in the government contracting space.   Despite major budget cuts, proposed legislative shifts and unfilled federal government positions, the outlook for …
  • ​Client Q&A: Challenges Government Contractors Face Maintaining a Compliant Supply Chain – Part Four
    August 9, 2017
    By Julia Bailey Under the close eye of regulators, contractors are working against strong compliance headwinds as they expand their supply chains across international borders. Effectively monitoring t …
  • Significant Accounting & Reporting Updates
    August 9, 2017
    The FASB recently issued ASU 2017-09, Scope of Modification Accounting, to clarify which changes to the terms or conditions of a share-based payment award require an entity to apply modification accou …
  • Another Year in the Books: DCAA’s FY 2016 Report to Congress
    August 9, 2017
    By Giacomo Apadula The Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) recently issued its sixth annual report to Congress on March 31, 2017 (the Report). DCAA primarily provides audit and financial advisory ser …
  • In An Uncertain Time, Consider ESOPs
    August 9, 2017
    By Jay Powers In an uncertain time for government budgets and priorities, government contractors may consider implementing Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP) as a smart way to reward company stakeh …
  • BDO & PitchBook: Private Equity's Growing Appetite for SaaS
    August 9, 2017
    Download PDF Version Private Equity Interest in SaaS Skyrockets PE interest in SaaS companies continues to grow, outpacing overall tech deal activity While recent volatility in the public markets has …
  • Quarterly Regulatory Update
    August 9, 2017
    FINAL FAR EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION THROUGH TOTAL SHAREHOLDER RETURN FOUND UNALLOWABLE; ASBCA NO. 58966, APPEAL OF EXELIS INC. Key Details: The appellant’s executive compensation model included total sha …
  • BDO Knows Government Contracting Newsletter – Summer 2017
    August 9, 2017
    Download PDF Version As Washington continues to settle and regulators catch their stride, contractors are going about business as usual. In the Summer 2017 BDO Knows Government Contracting Newsletter, …
  • Understanding New Cyber and IT-oriented Regulations for Contractors
    August 9, 2017
    By Karen Schuler and Derrick King Following widespread cyber attacks like the May WannaCry and more recent Petya ransomware attack that included thousands of ransomware attacks across the globe, prote …
  • The Evolving Cyber Threat & How Healthcare Can Mitigate It
    August 3, 2017
    By John Riggi and Patrick Pilch WannaCry sent a message: Healthcare has a target on its back, and cyber-attackers have homed in on the mark. When the May 12 ransomware attack unleashed more than 75,00 …