Request for Proposal (RFP 2021-03)
Auditing and Accounting Services
The Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) is requesting proposals from qualified firms to perform auditing and accounting services on an annual basis for a term of thirty-six (36) months, with an option for an additional two one-year extensions. Audits will be conducted in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP); Government Auditing Standards, the provisions of Compliance Supplement 2 CFR 200, and all current applicable State and Federal regulations. Proposers will be expected to remain current on State and Federal requirements and regulation changes. Additionally, audits will be made of the accounts and records of the BRTA’s fixed route contractor and paratransit provider relative to BRTA supported expenses.
In accordance with current FTA guidelines, the Auditing and Accounting service contract will commence January 1, 2021, for a period of thirty-six (36) months, ending December 31, 2023, at the discretion of the Administrator. Additionally, there is a possibility of two one-year extensions to December 31, 2025 again at the discretion of the Administrator.
The RFP will be issued on October 28, 2020. To request a copy of the RFP package, please contact the BRTA at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proposers should prepare written questions and submit prior to 11 AM on November 11, 2020.
Sealed proposals must be received at the BRTA Administrative Office no later than 11 AM on December 16, 2020.
The BRTA reserves the right to accept or reject any and all proposals as it deems in its own best interest.