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Johnson County is proposing a 13.93% property tax increase in their 2016 Proposed Budget and is using a series of false choices and misleading information to scare citizens into submission. The County Manager says there must either be tax increases or service cuts, but we expose those false claims and explain several options to avoid a tax increase. The Kansas City Star pretends that this would be the first tax increase in a decade, but the Kansas Department of Revenue data show a 32% tax increase between 2004 and 2014 and a 146% increase since 1997. Government and media may only want to talk about mill rates but government also raises taxes by increasing the valuation on your property.Listen to the radio spot...get the facts...and share this on Facebook.
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