The Department has started a project to modernize its technology and processes to better serve Iowa taxpayers. This page will provide access to information and documents regarding the Department's modernization activities.
Phase One - Tax Modernization Business Case
Phase Two - Readiness Assessment & Business Requirements (Expected Completion - Q3 2019)
Phase Three - Request for Proposal Development (Expected Completion - Q4 2019)
Request for Proposal
Phase Four - Procurement (Expected Completion - Q2 2020)
For more information about the procurement process, visit the Department of Administrative Services (DAS) website. You can also register to receive notifications of bid postings.
All questions can be directed to DAS Purchasing Agent Ken Discher at firstname.lastname@example.org or 515-281-6380.
This pre-issuance procurement overview/resource library is for informational purposes only, and is designed to ensure that all prospective Vendors receive the same information from the Department regarding the upcoming procurement, and are thereby on a level playing field. The Department anticipates releasing official solicitation documentation later this year, which solicitation documents will contain the official, finalized information, terms, conditions, requirements, specifications, and evaluation criteria of or related to the solicitation. The Department will only be bound by that official version of the solicitation documents, and the information, terms, conditions, requirements, specifications, and evaluation criteria contained therein; for the avoidance of doubt, none of the information or materials in or comprising this procurement overview/pre-issuance resource library are final or binding on the Department, such information or materials are subject to change at any time without notice, and the Department neither represents or warrants the truth or accuracy of the information or materials contained hereon nor that the information or materials contained hereon will form or constitute, in whole or in part, the final solicitation documents, or any terms, conditions, requirements, specifications, or evaluation criteria contained therein. Prospective Vendors should only base their Proposals on the information, terms, conditions, requirements, specifications, or evaluation criteria referenced or set forth in the official version of the solicitation documents following the official release thereof. Prospective Vendors are advised to check this website periodically for changes to this overview/resource library, and for updates about when the final, official solicitation documents will be issued.