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    How do we respond to the CS? Instructions from the RFP are provided below. Thank you! NOTE D: OTHER DIRECT COSTS (ODC) The ODC CLINs are for travel and incidental materials. The Government's ODC estimate is shown below. Table B-1 Other Direct Costs Base Year Option Year 1 Option Year 2 Option Year 3 Option Year 4 Total ODCs $100,000 $105,000 $110,000 $115,000 $120,000 $550,000 The total ODC (including allowable burdens) must be included in Section B of the offer for all CLINs (9000, 9100, 9200, 9300 & 9400). These CLINs are non-fee bearing and shall be priced as cost only. Offerors shall add their burdens, exclusive of fee, to these amounts and include it in Section B of the offer for the ODC CLINs. Non-fee bearing refers to fee, not allowable indirect costs or burdens. Offerors shall identify any additional required ODC and provide sufficient justification. Any additional ODC shall be proposed in said CLINs.


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    1.  Contact the DCMA Contract Specialist to request clarification of the ODC Note D.
     
    2.  Based upon the information provided it appears that the burden rate should be added to the Government ODC estimates for proposal evaluation.
    NOTE D: OTHER DIRECT COSTS (ODC)
    The ODC CLINs are for travel and incidental materials.
     
    The Government's ODC estimate is shown below.
    Table B-1
    Other Direct Costs
    Base Year  $100,000 Burden rate
    Option Year 1 $105,000 Burden rate
    Option Year 2 $110,000 Burden rate
    Option Year 3 $115,000 Burden rate
    Option Year 4 $120,000 Burden rate
    Total ODCs  $550,000 Burden rate
     
    The total ODC (including allowable burdens) must be included in Section B of the offer for all CLINs (9000, 9100, 9200, 9300 & 9400).

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