Cost Allocation and Indirect Cost Rates

August 16, 2018

The federal rules relating to cost allocation and indirect cost rates are conceptually straight-forward, but sometimes hard to apply to real world business structures. 

Please join Scott Sheffler, Partner, Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP, for a clear and concise explanation of pertinent concepts and requirements.  Scott will build up from basic cost allowability, through allocation principles, to the role of federally approved indirect cost rate agreements. 

In this session, we will also address “new” requirements and flexibilities set forth in the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (the “Uniform Guidance.”).  Cost allocation does not have to be hard; join us to learn the system.

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    Learning Objectives

    Just a sampling of what this webinar will cover:

    • Fundamental cost allocation principles
    • How indirect cost rates work and how rate agreements are negotiated
    • “New” Uniform Guidance rules and concepts such as the de minimis rate and requirements for passthrough-entities related to subrecipient rates
    Course summary
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    • 1.25 Certificate of Attendance
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    Event starts: 
    08/16/2018 - 1:00pm
    Event ends: 
    08/16/2018 - 2:15pm


    A Partner with the firm in the Federal Grants and Health Law practice groups, Scott advises clients on matters of federal grant law, government contract law, and health care law.  Scott assists clients with the myriad requirements that apply upon acceptance of federal grant funding, including the administrative requirements and cost principles established in the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance), the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circulars that preceded the Uniform Guidance, and program-specific statutory and regulatory funding conditions. [Full Bio]

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