An Introduction to the Cost Accounting Standards

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The words “Cost Accounting Standards” (CAS) should not strike fear into the hearts of government contractors. If you are a small business considering the impact of a transition to CAS covered contracting or if you already have CAS covered contracts and would like to improve your understanding of the CAS attend this webinar.

Please join DHG's Mike Mardesich and Brad Tress as they provide an overview of the CAS and best practices to ensure you meet government auditor expectations.

Some of the topics our professionals will address include:

  • How did the CAS come about?
  • CAS applicability
  • Full and modified CAS coverage
  • CAS administration
  • An overview of each standard
  • CAS Disclosure Statement
  • Cost Accounting Practice Changes
  • Current issues

For questions or for more information, please contact the Government Contracting group at

*Please note CPE is not offered for this webinar.

This webinar is part of the Fundamentals of Government Contracting Webinar Series. The focus of this series is to cover the foundational basic requirements tied to this often confusing and always challenging Government Contracting marketplace.

About the Dixon Hughes Goodman Government Contracting Service Group: Our Government Contracting Services Group is active in government contracting associations, keeps up to date with the effects of policies on the local and national levels and provides proactive advice to our clients. In addition, we actively monitor the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), the Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) agenda, as well as changes to the Small Business Administration (SBA).