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


CPE Information

CPE Credit: One hour of CPE (pending approval)

Delivery Format: Group Internet Based (each attendee must be logged in and answer the poll questions in order to receive CPE credit).

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation: None

Course Level: Basic

Participants: Individuals in the government contracting sector

Program Content: Discussion to walk through the Cost Accounting Standards to include applicability of the Standards and a description of each Standard.


This event is complimentary. Due to this program being offered free of charge, there will be no refunds issued. If you have any questions regarding administrative policies such as registration or cancellation, please contact


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