Consultant, National Economics and Statistics, PwC US
Dr. Peter Merrill is a senior advisor in the National Economics and Statistics (NES) group of PwC’s Washington National Tax Services (WNTS) practice. He focuses on domestic and international tax policy, including tax reform, the taxation of multinational companies, digital taxation, and climate change.
Prior to joining PwC in 1989, Peter was Chief Economist of the Joint Committee on Taxation of the US Congress. He has advised many foreign governments on the reform and enactment of income and value-added taxes. He speaks and publishes widely, and has been invited to testify before the tax-writing and budget committees of the U.S. Congress, the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board, and many other government organizations. Peter holds a Ph.D. in business economics from Harvard University and a B.A. in applied mathematics from Harvard College.