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Department of the Treasury

Eliminate Paper Tax Processing Utilizing Treasury Lockbox Banks

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While great strides have been made recently to get more folks to file online (which substantially reduces labor costs for the government), there's no reason why the remaining paper filings (of which there will always be some) couldn't be digitized by lockbox banks (or the Federal Reserve) servicing the IRS. Since these banks are already processing remittances for deposit, why not have them digitize filings so that they... more »

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Department of Defense

Keep F-22 Production Going via FMS

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The decision was made to terminate the F-22 program. The purpose for the cancellation was to concentrate on the current war efforts as well as to “save money” to pay for the multi-service F-35 fighter program. Since that decision was made, the Chinese (and other countries who could potentially be threats to USA interests) have announced their entry into the “stealth fighter/bomber”, R&D, and aircraft production programs.... more »

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Department of Defense

A NEW APPROACH TO DEFINITZING CONTRACT FOR FOREIGN MILITARY SALE

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BACKGROUND
- FMS cases for aircraft buys are almost entirely sole source at the request of the Partner Nation (PN) and this is allowed in the FAR
- FMS case values contain aircraft and other system pricing information generated during the Price and Availability (P&A) phase of the FMS case development utilizing industry and government participation
- Once the FMS case is signed by the USG and the PN it is a commitment... more »

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