The top 1 percent of earners in Kansas are taxed at an effective rate of 7.4 percent, compared to the state’s 10.6 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.
U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. Senate candidate for Kansas, Roger Marshall, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.
Among the 75 most populous cities in the U.S., Wichita ranks 18th for the state of its finances, having $1,200 in liabilities per taxpayer, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released last month.
The inflow of smuggled cigarettes in Kansas is 21.8 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.
Kansas finished 27th in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.
U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises former Secretary of State and 2020 U.S. Senate candidate for Kansas, Kris Kobach, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.
Kansas was included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.
Kansas would lack adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.
U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. house candidate for Kansas, Adrienne Foster (district 3) , for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.
Bill Self, head basketball coach at the University of Kansas, earned $4.1 million in 2018, making Self the highest-paid public employee in Kansas last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.
Legislative appropriations for Kansas arts agencies are projected to reach $500,000 for fiscal year 2020, which equates to 17 cents per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).
More than 100 counties in the state are now under a Second Amendment sanctuary law or ordinance, according to updates from the website Gunrightswatch.com and media reports.
Borrowers in Kansas who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 1,478, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.