Hello, Contractors

We serve companies and individuals already contracting with the federal government to start-ups searching for a compliance plan. Our government contracting services include:

Business tax compliance & planning

  • Choice of entity (C-Corp, S-Corp, LLC, etc.)
  • Federal income tax preparation
  • State and local income tax preparation
  • Business tax planning
  • Nexus studies and review
  • International tax compliance
  • IRS representation

Individuals tax compliance & planning

  • Federal and state income tax preparation
  • Individual tax planning
  • Compensation -allowability, reasonableness
  • SBA 8(a) business development program eligibility

Transaction advisory, mergers & acquisition

  • Tax due diligence, exposure, and risk
  • Sales / purchase price allocations

Enterprise resource planning

  • Accounting system compliance
  • Federal contractor’s chart of accounts structure
  • Job costing and general ledger control
  • Backlog and pipeline management
  • Indirect rate structuring
  • Timekeeping, time accounting, and payroll
  • Federal contract invoicing

Investigative services

  • Fraud and forensic investigation
  • Financial statement misrepresentation
  • Misappropriation of funds
  • Internal audit of accounting
  • Internal controls and risk advisory

Assurance and compliance

  • Financial statements –audits, reviews, and compilations
  • Employee benefit plan (EBP) audits
  • SBA size standard maintenance
  • 8(a) program continued eligibility
  • Federal contracting set-aside status
  • Contract compliance -invoicing, labor topics

Enterprise resource planning

  • System selection, specification, and optimization
  • Annual budgeting cycle
  • Indirect rates and forward pricing
  • Contract backlog and waterfall
  • Revenue and gross margin projections
  • Contract performance analysis
  • Labor utilization and realization
  • Indirect rate revisions and cost impact analyses

Business process outsourcing

  • Accounting and finance policies
  • Cost accounting policies and indirect rate design
  • DCAA accounting system adequacy (SF 1408)
  • DCAA business system consultation
  • Incurred cost submission

Transaction advisory services

  • Buy / sell agreements
  • Mergers & acquisition support
  • Financial due diligence

Status and compliance

  • SBA small business size standards & 8(a) continued eligibility
  • GSA schedules
  • SCA / DBA labor and contract compliance
  • FAR & CAS compliance
  • Other transaction authority (OTA)
  • Government audit and litigation support

  • Monthly bookkeeping services
  • Fully outsourced CFO responsibilities
  • Process efficiency design and automation
  • Integrated software tools –timekeeping, expense management, internal reporting
Peter Ryan

Peter Ryan, CPA, MBA

Co-founder, Partner

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Jason Dudas, CPA



Tessa Lucero-Bennett, CPA, MBA



Rosie Cheng

Finance Consultant

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We switched to Ryan & Wetmore at the end of 2019 because we wanted to use a firm who understood the Technology Industry and the Government Contracting space. We are very satisfied with the services Ryan & Wetmore is providing. Chloe is very responsive to my many questions, and Pete has brought to the surface many issues that we never knew we should be thinking of. We have been extremely impressed, and it has been a great experience!

— A. Tabatabai, Principal & D. Tabatabai, President