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    The purpose of this research position is to serve in the Office of Tax Policy as a senior financial economist planning and performing a wide range of professional economic research and analysis. The incumbent researches and assembles facts and prepares economic analyses and recommendations that relate to the development and review of Federal tax policy. 

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    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-15. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    • With only general policy and administrative direction, plan and conduct research projects, and prepare analyses and evaluations of specific developments and proposals relating to taxes.
    • Write memoranda and report based upon prior economic and statistical studies and draws upon specialized knowledge of the economy, the tax system, and related administrative procedures.
    • In areas of expertise, provide authoritative advice on the design and development of analytical models for forecasting Federal tax receipts.
    • Serve as the authoritative economic expert for the Department of the Treasury with regards to specifically assigned topics and issues.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0110 Economist

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