June 24, 2024

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Tag: Sen. Caryn Tyson

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Kansas lawmakers send governor another tax cut bill

After multiple vetoes, the Kansas Legislature believes “Groundhog Day” has ended, and Governor Laura Kelly says she will sign its…

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KPI urges Legislature to pass constitutional amendment to limit property valuation increases

The Kansas Legislature, in its upcoming Special Session, should approve a constitutional amendment limiting the annual increases in property valuations,…

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HB 2036 tax relief bill awaits Gov. Kelly’s signature

Finally, on the last day of the regular session, both chambers of the Kansas Legislature passed Senate Substitute for HB…

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SB 546 would end two business subsidies, cut corporate tax rate

Corporate income taxes in Kansas would be reduced to 5.75%, and two business subsidies — Promoting Employment Across Kansas (PEAK)…

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Commerce official awarded lucrative consulting gig — with Commerce Department

Cronyism in Kansas government is nothing new, but it may have reached new heights with a recent deal in which…

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Kansas #8 on list of least tax-friendly states for middle-class families

High income and sales taxes in Kansas, the result of Governor Kelly’s vetoes of two tax relief packages this year…

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Property tax relief this year for low-income seniors, disabled vets

Action taken last year by the Legislature and governor will result in several types of property tax relief, including a…

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Kelly administration ignores law prohibiting collections from unemployment fraud victims

Efforts by the Kansas Departments of Labor, Revenue, and Administration to either tax or claw back unemployment benefits received by…

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