Every two years, Oregonians wonder if they'll receive a check from the state government because the actual tax revenue is two percent or more than the projected amount they paid. How well does this so-called "kicker" system work?
Two tax experts have given City Club of Eugene their contrasting viewpoints in "Oregon's 'Excess Revenue': Refund or Reinvest?" Listen to Eric Fruits, PhD, who is vice president of of research at Cascade Policy Institute; and Daniel Hauser, director of Strategic Policy Projects.
(This program was produced on Oct. 1, 2021.)