Andrew Whitten

U.S. Department of the Treasury - Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)

Financial Economist

1500 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.

Washington, DC 20220

United States

http://andrewwhitten.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

DOWNLOADS

943

SSRN CITATIONS

2

CROSSREF CITATIONS

5

Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Bunching to Maximize Tax Credits: Evidence from Kinks in the U.S. Tax Schedule

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2019
Jacob Mortenson and Andrew Whitten
Joint Committee on Taxation, US Congress and U.S. Department of the Treasury - Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
Downloads 498 (55,644)
Citation 1

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bunching; tax credits; tax evasion; public finance; self-employment

2.

Estimating the Elasticity of Broad Income for High-Income Taxpayers

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Oct 2016
Laura Kawano, Caroline Weber and Andrew Whitten
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Oregon - Department of Economics and U.S. Department of the Treasury - Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
Downloads 212 (143,696)
Citation 2

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Elasticity of Broad Income, Elasticity of Taxable Income, Personal Income Tax

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The Effects of Required Minimum Distribution Rules on Withdrawals from Traditional IRAs

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2019
Jacob Mortenson, Heidi Schramm and Andrew Whitten
Joint Committee on Taxation, US Congress, Joint Committee on Taxation, U.S. Congress and U.S. Department of the Treasury - Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
Downloads 160 (185,181)
Citation 4

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Asset decumulation, income taxation, Individual Retirement Accounts, investment, required minimum distributions, retirement

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Optimal Taxation of Internalities: The Role of Market Incentives

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
Andrew Whitten
U.S. Department of the Treasury - Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
Downloads 34 (449,219)

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Cognitive bias, imperfect competition, internality, internality tax, market failure, optimal taxation

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Online Appendix to 'The Effects of Required Minimum Distribution Rules on Withdrawals from Traditional Individual Retirement Accounts'

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2019
Jacob Mortenson, Heidi Schramm and Andrew Whitten
Joint Committee on Taxation, US Congress, Joint Committee on Taxation, U.S. Congress and U.S. Department of the Treasury - Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
Downloads 23 (504,590)

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Asset decumulation, income taxation, Individual Retirement Accounts, investment, required minimum distributions, retirement

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The Absence of Income Effects at the Onset of Child Tax Benefits

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Dec 2018
Jacob Mortenson, Heidi Schramm, Andrew Whitten and Lin Xu
Joint Committee on Taxation, US Congress, Joint Committee on Taxation, U.S. Congress, U.S. Department of the Treasury - Office of Tax Analysis (OTA) and Government of the United States of America - Joint Committee on Taxation
Downloads 15 (551,540)

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income effects, labor supply, saving, tax credits, unearned income

7.

Online Appendix to 'Bunching to Maximize Tax Credits: Evidence from Kinks in the U.S. Tax Schedule'

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Jul 2019
Jacob Mortenson and Andrew Whitten
Joint Committee on Taxation, US Congress and U.S. Department of the Treasury - Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
Downloads 1 (652,327)

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