All of Brian Free’s 15+ years of public accounting experience have been with Carr, Riggs & Ingram, and this loyalty means that he is always focused on the best interests of his clients. Brian provides accounting and auditing services to clients throughout southern Alabama. Brian’s primary areas of expertise include governmental audits—specifically for local boards of education—as well as accounting, auditing, and tax compliance services for construction contractors and manufacturing entities. Brian also has significant experience in small business consulting.
Brian is a licensed CPA in Alabama and Florida and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA).
For many organizations the indirect cost process is a confusing, unclear endeavor. Understanding indirect cost is an important key in the budgeting and management processes of the grant-funded entity. Unfamiliarity with the rules surrounding indirect costs can lead to issues of noncompliance and potential disallowance of costs creating an unnecessary financial burden on the entity. […]
In this companion course to Understanding Indirect Costs, we will work through an actual indirect cost proposal, giving the participant the tools necessary to successfully complete an indirect cost proposal. This is part 2 of a 2 part course. This session is recommended for all professionals involved with the preparation and review of an indirect […]