The National Tax Association proudly administers several distinguished awards for research, career achievements, public service and refereeing. The Association congratulates the most recent award winners.


2021 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation in Government Finance and Taxation

Augustin Bergeron, Essays on Taxation in Developing Countries, Harvard University

Honorable Mentions

Daniel G. Garett, Duke University, Daniel Prinz, Harvard University

The Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation award recognizes exemplary dissertation research in government finance and taxation … more

2021 Daniel M. Holland Medal

Rosanne Altshuler, Rutgers University

The Daniel M. Holland Medal recognizes outstanding contributions to the study and practice of public finance … more

2021 Davie-Davis Public Service Award

Martin Sullivan, Tax Notes

The Davie-Davis award honors members who serve the public through the provision of expert analyses and objective advice to elected officials, other policy makers, and the general public … more

2021 NTJ Richard Musgrave Prize

David Cashin and Takashi Unayama, The Spending and Consumption Response to a VAT Rate Increase

The annual Richard Musgrave prize highlights the most outstanding paper published in the National Tax Journal … more

2021 NTJ Referee of the Year Award

Casey Rothschild and Nathan Anderson

The NTJ Referee of the Year Award recognizes two individuals each year who have been exceptionally helpful as referees … more