At Caspio we work with a growing number of government agencies on their Open Government and eGovernment initiatives.
One issue that keeps coming up again and again is that we have to be registered in each state in order to do business with that state’s government entities. This is an inefficient requirement that is costly, time consuming and doesn’t serve any real benefit to the government.
The real effect of this requirement is reduced competition, which in turn results in fewer companies bidding on projects and as a result tax payers end up paying much more than they should.
Here is an example of such requirement.