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DGS Supplier Search Workshop

You are invited to participate in the DGS Supplier Search workshop given by the Pennsylvania Department of General Services’ Bureau of Diversity, Inclusion and Small Business Opportunities (BDISBO).

The training will focus on the basics of the supplier search process including recognizing the UNSPSC Codes Structure, accessing the DGS Supplier Search Database and searching for Small, Small Diverse and Small Veteran Owned Businesses to gain a better understanding of supplier search results.

The 30-minute sessions will be offered via Teams on-line presentations on the following dates in 2022: (No RSVP Required)

SUPPLIER TRAINING: Potential prime contractors that conduct business with the commonwealth who want to learn the basics of finding DGS certified small diverse and veteran owned businesses.

  • Thursday, August 18th, 10:00 am -10:30am
  • Thursday, September 1st, 10:00 am-10:30am
  • Thursday, September 8th, 10:00 am -10:30am
  • Thursday, September 15th, 10:00 am -10:30am
  • Thursday, September 29th, 10:00 am -10:30am
  • Thursday, October 13th, 10:00 am -10:30am
  • Thursday, October 27th, 10:00 am -10:30am

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Scam Warning: Fraudsters Impersonate Department Of Revenue In Letters Targeting Pennsylvania Businesses

07/14/2022

Harrisburg, PA — Scam artists are impersonating the Department of Revenue by sending Pennsylvania business owners fraudulent letters in the mail that direct them to turn over their accounting records. The goal of this ploy is to trick unsuspecting taxpayers into providing sensitive financial information, which the criminals behind the scheme can use for a number of illicit activities that could seriously harm a business' financial standing.  

"This is a prime example of fraudsters impersonating a government agency as they try to convince hardworking Pennsylvanians to turn over sensitive information about their businesses," Revenue Secretary Dan Hassell said. "We are urging Pennsylvania business owners to be on high alert if they receive a suspicious notice that includes the Department of Revenue name and logo. If you have any doubt at all about the legitimacy of a notice from the department, please use the contact information listed on our website, revenue.pa.gov. This is the best way to ensure you are speaking with a legitimate staff member at the Department of Revenue."

Please follow link for full press release. 

Scam Warning: Fraudsters Impersonate Department of Revenue in Letters Targeting Pennsylvania Businesses


PA Small, Small Diverse, Veteran Business Program Results 2020

Program results for the FY 2020 Small Business, Small Diverse Business, and Veteran Business Enterprise Program. (PDF|JPG)