• Government Contracting

    For government contractors, change opens opportunities
    to capitalize on growth and gain a competitive advantage.

Transforming change into better business outcomes for government contractors.

In the face of continuing regulatory changes, an evolving digital landscape and increasing market spend, government contractors have new opportunities to redefine their business and expand their industry presence. They also face heightened risks and regulatory pressures—from cybersecurity and data protection to international trade and market access—as clients and services expand across borders.
In an era defined by disruption, you need relationships with trusted advisors and industry veterans to guide your business on the road ahead.
With more than 1,100 government contracting clients and more than 200 professionals focused on supporting federal contractors, BDO’s Government Contracting practice is the largest of its kind. Organizations are also supported by our Center of Excellence for Government Contracting, providing regular insights and thought leadership on the latest issues facing the federal contractor community. We offer tailored solutions on emerging issues to meet clients’ unique business needs, ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Our resources include former government officials, experienced auditors, former industry executives and longtime government compliance consultants, so government contractors can trust that BDO is evolving with them.



Service Offerings

BDO’s Government Contracting practice supports clients throughout the contract lifecycle, from market access and the pursuit of federal funds to post-award compliance, growth and sale. Some of our key services include: 
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BDO’s thorough knowledge of government contracting separates us from our competitors. As a result of our years of experience, we are able to provide strategic and detailed advice. We truly become key advisors to our clients.

  • Financial statement audits
  • ​Risk assessment
  • Information systems assurance
  • Employee benefit plan audits

BDO's experienced tax professionals offer a coordinated approach to the unique tax concerns faced by government contractors, including:

  • Federal tax matters
  • State & local tax
  • International tax
  • Federal, state & local tax credits, including R&D
  • Employment tax
  • Transfer pricing
  • Tax transformation
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BDO’s knowledgeable professionals can help you apply a systematic approach at each stage of the government contract accounting and transaction lifecycle.

  • Quality of Business Analysis
  • Financial Due Diligence
  • Tax Due Diligence and Structuring
  • Operational Due Diligence
  • IT Due Diligence
  • M&A Integration & Carve-out

BDO’s Government Contracting practice offers an array of consulting services unique to recipients of federal funds.

  • Sales Strategy & Market Development
  • Performance & Ongoing Compliance
  • Growth/Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Contract Closeout & Dispute Resolution
  • Internal audit and risk advisory
  • Accounting system/FAR compliance reviews
  • FAR, CAS and DFARS Business Systems Compliance
  • GSA/VA Schedule consulting
  • ERP software implementation services