Curtis Strasburg has a number of years’ experience in providing professional support to government contractors in the areas of compliance and accounting. Curtis’s expertise includes Generally Accepted Auditing Standards, Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), and Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). Additionally, he has experience providing technical government accounting and contracting advice to clients and IFRS accounting and reporting standards.
Curtis has experience working with clients of varying size, complexity, and industry focus. He has been responsible for multiple aspects of consulting and auditing engagements.
As a consultant, Curtis has gained experience by developing his understanding for CAS, FAR, Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS), OMB Uniform Guidance, Incurred Cost Submissions, developing and preparing indirect rate structures, and assisting on bid protest.
As an auditor, Curtis specialized in auditing government contractors. Other industries which Curtis has experience auditing include investment funds and technology companies. He has audited balances relating to assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses, evaluating fair market value of investments, performed internal control assessments, assessing adequacy in changes of accounting systems, as well as, completing reviews and compilations for client’s year-end financial statements. Additionally, he has provided technical accounting and contracting advice to clients under GAAP and IFRS accounting and reporting standards.
Affiliations and Publications
In addition to supporting the development of Capital Edge Consulting’s customized client training, Curtis is a registered CPA with the Virginia Board of Accountancy. Additionally, he is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), The Greater Washington Society of CPAs, and holds a Green Belt in Six Sigma Accounting and Management Standards.
Expertise and Areas of Focus
Specific areas of government contract consulting expertise include:
Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)
Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)
CAS Disclosure Statements
Incurred Cost Submissions
Forward Pricing Rates
Indirect Cost Structures
Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) audit support and audit defense
Inspector General audit support
Internal Controls and Business System Compliance
Curtis Strasburg holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Clemson University.