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Knowing Your COPAS Documents Live Webinar Series XII: COPAS Economic Factors - Behind the Numbers


Date: December 10, 2019

Time: 9:00 AM (CT)

Cost: $60

Program Level: Intermediate                      CPE Credits: 1 Hour

Delivery: Group-Internet Based                  Prerequisites: None

Advance Prep: None                                  Field of Study: Accounting

COPAS annually publishes various "economic factors," but many industry professionals, including most COPAS veterans, do not understand the purporse of, history of, and actual calculations of those economic factors. This session identifies those factors, explains their purpose and history, and explains how the factors are calculated, derived, or compiled. Factors include:

  • Overhead Escalation Percentage
  • Audit Per Diem Rate
  • Employee Benefits Rate Limitation
  • Vehicle Rates
  • Workers' Compensation Manual Rates
  • Loading & Unloading Rates
  • Excluded Amount
  • Used Equipment Percentages

Learning Objectives: By the end of this class you will be able to

  1. Recall specific guidelines and interpretations to determine a cost's chargeability.
  2. Identify a cost as either "directly chargeable" or "covered by overhead."

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