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For free Help with SAM – Contact a PTAC!

PTACs provide guidance on new SAM requirements – and can help expedite in emergencies. If your business needs help registering – or renewing your registration – in the federal government’s System for Award Management (SAM) vendor database, free assistance is … Continued

SAM Registration: Notarized Letter Tips

Navigating the notarized letter requirement ***UPDATE: Please click here to view changes in the notarized letter requirement as of 6/11/2018. Even with the changes, many of the tips below remain useful. In the wake of the System for Award Management … Continued

Be skeptical – Ask a PTAC

Schemes targeting small business contractors proliferate PTAC small business clients are reporting alarming new tactics being used by some for-profit firms trying to get them to sign up for services. In one case, a company “cloned” an SBA webpage, to … Continued

Contractors – Watch out for “disaster opportunism”

APTAC staff article – October 8, 2016 Don’t be fooled – there is NO “priority vendor” list for FEMA Hurricane Matthew is being used as a platform to circulate false information to potential government contractors by companies peddling “priority vendor … Continued

Why Manufacturers Should Call Their PTAC

APTAC staff article – June 22, 2016 Manufacturing Marketing Institute Podcast Features Colorado PTAC The US government has thousands of requirements for manufactured items – from spare parts to large assemblies – and is always on the look-out for potential … Continued

PTAC Counselors Have What It Takes to Help You Succeed

By: The hard-working team at the Washington PTAC Your local PTAC team is laser focused on increasing the number of government contracts awarded to the companies they serve. Some businesses haven’t discovered all the talent, knowledge, and skills their PTAC … Continued