Welcome to CostTrend Consulting, Inc.

CostTrend Consulting assists private enterprises and not-for-profit organizations doing business with the Federal Government. We specialize in guiding organizations in compliance with the complex procurement and accounting regulations. CostTrend consultants work with clients to expand their strategies for winning new work and help them improve their financial performance on current projects. Our clients range in size from start-up businesses to publicly traded companies.

Whether you are new to the world of government contracts and grants or have seen it all, real-world practical insight and creative problem-solving are critical to your success.  This is especially true for government contractors who operate in a highly competitive, heavily regulated environment where the baseline for applying an ever-changing myriad of regulations is constantly shifting.

CostTrend Consulting, Inc. (CostTrend) provides your organization with a unique breadth and depth of specialized knowledge and experience that enables you to confront the demands of your customers, suppliers, employees, and competition, all of which determine the future of your organization.  CostTrend offers clients extensive and unique industry experience combined with a focus on regulatory interpretation and compliance, policy and procedure, pricing strategies, litigation support, and other advisory services.

Specialty Areas

  • Business Strategies for Compliance and Profitability
  • Contract Closeout
  • Cost and Price Proposals
  • Equitable Adjustments and Claims
  • Incurred Cost Submissions
  • Indirect Expense Rate Structures
  • Job Cost Accounting and Timekeeping Systems
  • Litigation Support
  • Managing the DCAA interface
  • Merger and Acquisition Support
  • Regulatory Compliance such as FAR, FAR Supplements, CAS, OMB Circulars, FTR/JTR, and SBA