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Change Requests

Once your business is verified by the VA’s Center for Verification and Evaluation (“CVE”) as a VOSB or SDVOSB, you are obligated to report any eligibility changes to your business within 30 days. These can range from adding a NAICS code to the addition or deletion of a business owner.

Some Change Requests are simple, but some initiate in effect a “mini review” of your continued eligibility. Especially when you have active VA contracts (or are bidding on VA contracts), it’s in your interest to be sure your Change Request is processed as quickly and easily as possible. A bit of help can ensure this occurs, as well as minimize your time spent with the CVE so you can spend it on other matters. Contact me at (703) 552-3220 or if you’d like more information about such assistance.



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My mission is to provide accessible, high-quality legal services to small business owners and to veterans. I will strive to clearly communicate, understand objectives, and formulate and execute effective legal solutions.


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