Need Help with Your Government Contracts?

Burgess Consulting specializes in providing personalized service for your business.  We deliver professional and knowledgeable support in areas of accounting and contract management.  We teach you how to efficiently manage your business systems and work with you every step of the way to ensure compliance.

Our expertise in accounting, contracts and financial management supports your business in proper job cost reporting, incurred cost proposal development, and a variety of other financial and contractual services.

Core Competencies


  • Government audit (DCAA)
  • Accounting system design in compliance with FAR Part 31 (QuickBooks and Deltek)
  • Disclosure statement development in accordance with the Cost Accounting Standards
  • Corporate and project specific budgeting
  • Developing provisional rates, forward pricing rates, and actual rates
  • Incurred Cost Submission assistance - using ICE model or other template based on agency needs
  • Billing in compliance with contract requirements
  • Preparing for FAR audits as required by State Departments of Transportation and the AASHTO Guide
  • Building pricing strategies for proposals in CPFF, T&M, FFP, and GSA environments
  • Proposal management services including pricing, business, past performance, and technical volumes


  • Interpreting FAR requirements
  • Drafting subcontract agreements and negotiating with subcontractors
  • Negotiations with prime contractors and the Government
  • Project Set-up and Briefing Contracts
  • Contract close-out

Financial Management

  • Technical proposal review with pricing and business volumes
  • Bridging the gap between actual performance, bid plan, and contract management
  • Monitoring costs using accounting system reports
  • Impact of contract type on managing projects
  • Segregating responsibilities with accounting and contracts departments
  • Utilizing project controllers


  • Developing internal audit programs to test for compliance with company policies and federal regulations (FAR, DFARS, CAS, and other agency supplements)
  • Training - general government contracting topics as well as specific training designed for your company
  • Accounting and contracts policies - review and revise, develop, implement, train, and test for compliance