Who needs to provide a Length of Time in Business Waiver/Two Year Waiver?
Your firm must demonstrate potential for success by showing two years in business. Please note that if the business concern has not yet generated revenues you will be unable to waive the two-year rule.
If the business has not generated revenues for the preceding two years, as verified by sufficient revenues reported on business tax returns, you will need to request the Length of Time in Business Waiver/ Two Year Waiver.
Proof of two years operation in the firm’s primary industry as verified by sufficient revenues reported in business tax returns for the two previous tax years, NOT the business concerns anniversary date.
What are the SBA requirements to be able to apply for the 8(a) Program using the Length of Time in Business Waiver/Two Year Waiver?
- The 8(a) applicant(s) must possess substantial business managerial experience.
- The business concern must have demonstrated that it has the technical expertise it will need to carry out its business plan with substantial likelihood for success.
- The business concern must have adequate capital to sustain its operations and carry out its business plan.
- The business concern must have a record of successful performance on contracts in its primary NAICS code.
- The business concern must have (or can quickly obtain) the personnel, facilities, equipment, and other resources it needs to perform any 8(a) contracts it might be awarded.
Our 2 year waiver guide contains very detailed instructions on how to satisfy each of the 5 conditions including what you should detail in your narrative for each condition as well as the exact supporting documents you must provide to the SBA to support your narrative. Additionally, a detailed example narrative write-up for each condition is provided in our guide.
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