IRS Direct Award Capability

IRS is a Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO) owned, SBA certified 8(a) small disadvantaged business and we have significant contracting advantages compared to other 8(a) and small business firms:

  • $22M Direct Awards. IRS may receive direct awards up to $22M that exceed normal SBA thresholds and do not require a Justification & Approval per 13 CFR 124.506(b)(2)
  • $100M Direct Awards. Effective March 17th 2020, IRS may receive direct awards up to $100M from DoD customers per DoD class deviation implementing section 823 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
  • Awards cannot be protested per 13 CFR 124.517(a)
  • No procurement competition per 13 CFR 125.506(b)(3)
  • Meets 8(a) and Small Business Goals per 13 CFR 124.110(c)
  • Faster procurement via Alpha contracting. Prior to a solicitation contracting officers can work jointly with IRS to reduce procurement time and streamline the contract process

How-to Direct Award

Federal customers can issue a sole source contract to IRS by following these simple steps.

  • Send an 8(a) Offering Letter via email to the Florida Small Business Administration (SBA) office
  • Wait to receive the SBA’s Letter of Approval (approximately 3 days)
  • Send Request for Proposal (RFP) to IRS
  • IRS submits proposal
  • Award the Sole Source contract to IRS

Corporate Information

Interagency Readiness Solutions, LLC
DUNS #: 832138718
Cage Code: 5QXC5

SBA 8(a) Case #: 307396
SBA 8(a) Entrance/Exit Date: 3/25/2016 – 3/25/2025
SBA Point of Contact:
Ms. Carmen Gonzales, Business Opportunity Specialist
North Florida SBA District Office
U.S. Small Business Administration
Office (904) 443-1924

NAICS Codes:
Primary: 541990
Past Performance NAICS Sectors:
488-, 518-, 541-, 561-, 611-, 621-, 811-, 921-

GSA MAS Schedule

IRS is an 8(a) Small Business for the GSA Multiple Award Schedule, Contract 47QRAA20D000U