The Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) program is intended to provide federal contracting opportunities to qualified firms. In FY 2007, the Small Business Admin. reported $4 billion in governmentwide sole source and set aside SDVOSB contract awards. Given the amount of federal contract dollars being awarded to SDVOSB firms, this report determined: (1) whether cases of fraud and abuse exist within the SDVOSB program; and (2) whether the program has effective fraud-prevention controls in place. To identify whether cases exist, the report reviewed SDVOSB contract awards and protests since 2003, and complaints sent to a fraud hotline. Includes recommendations. Charts and tables.Case Studies Shiow Fraud and Abuse Allowed Ineligible Firms to Obtain Millions of Dollars in Contracts Gregory D. Kutz ... The process is to include a review of documents, validation of the ownera#39;s status as a service-disabled veteran, andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Program|
|Author||:||Gregory D. Kutz|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2010-03|