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Go Small or Go Home: Understanding Affiliation Rules for Set-Aside Contracts


Understanding how the Small Business Administration categorizes a business as “small” can be a tricky and downright confusing. Interpreting these concepts and understanding the various ways in which a small business can unintentionally lose its status is critical to remaining eligible to bid and receive set-aside contracts. Michelle Litteken addresses the following questions to Federal News Network:

How is size determined?
What is affiliation?
Why should contractors of all sizes be aware of affiliation?
How can a company avoid affiliation? 

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