MA ’78; PhD ’80 Econ
Director of Quantitative Economics and Statistics
Ernst & Young
On hiatus from the Economics Leadership Council in 2014
Thomas S. Neubig is Ernst & Young LLP’s Director of Quantitative Economics and Statistics. Based in Washington, DC, Tom is an advisor to numerous public and private clients on federal, state and global tax policy issues, including revenue and economic impact. He leads a group of 34 quantitative analysts who assist clients with tax policy studies, economic impact analyses, statistical sampling and surveys.
Before joining Ernst & Young LLP, Neubig was Director and Chief Economist of the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Tax Analysis and served as the top Executive Branch career economist in tax policy.
Neubig has testified before U.S. Congress tax-writing committees, several state legislative committees, multistate organizations, and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. He is a frequent speaker on federal tax issues, budget and tax reforms, and state taxation of business. He has been an expert witness and has written on a wide range of topics. Neubig was the President of the National Tax Association in 2004.
Neubig received his BA from Kalamazoo College.