Audit of Firm Fixed Price Proposal for
Contract Modification Number 240
Date: August 1999
Reference Number 19991c056
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August 5, 1999
MEMORANDUM FOR GREG ROTHWELL
ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER (PROCUREMENT)
INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE
FROM: Pamela J. Gardiner /s/ Pamela J. Gardiner
Deputy Inspector General for Audit
SUBJECT: Audit of Firm Fixed Price Proposal for Contract Modification Number 240
In response to your request, the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) audited the firm fixed price proposal for contract modification number 240 under contract
TIRNO-94-D-00028. DCAA performed sufficient audit tests to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the proposal is free of material misstatement.
DCAA qualified its report based on the following factors :
In summary, except as qualified above, DCAA believes the contractor has submitted adequate cost or pricing data. Therefore, DCAA considered the submissions to be acceptable as a basis for negotiation of a fair and reasonable price. However, DCAA questioned ****10**** of costs. The questioned costs are related to the labor mix, relocation/regular travel, and general and administrative costs.
The information in this report should not be used for purposes other than that intended without prior consultation with the Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration regarding its applicability.
If you have any questions, please contact me at (202) 622-6510, or your staff may call Maurice S. Moody, Associate Inspector General for Audit (Headquarters Operations & Exempt Organization Program) at (202) 622-8500.
The Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration has no objection to the release of this report, at the discretion of the contracting officer, to duly authorized representatives of the contractor.
The contractor information contained in this report is proprietary information. The restrictions of 18 USC 1905 must be followed in releasing any information to the public.
This report may not be released without the approval of this office, except to an agency requesting the report for use in negotiating or administering a contract with the contractor.
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