• People ‘voting with their feet’ cost Kansas $2.9 billion

    People ‘voting with their feet’ cost Kansas $2.9 billion0

    People are continually ‘voting with their feet’ as they leave high tax states like Kansas, and that has taken $2.9 billion of adjusted gross income out of the state over the last seven reported years.  Indeed, the rate is increasing as  IRS migration data for the years 2013-2019 shows the net loss (In-Migration minus Out-Migration)

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  • Kansas has some of the nation’s highest property tax rates

    Kansas has some of the nation’s highest property tax rates0

    Our 2021 Green Book shows once again that Kansas has some of the highest property tax rates in the nation. Iola has the dubious distinction of having the highest effective tax rate on commercial property for rural areas in the nation.  A property valued at $1 million with $200,000 in fixtures pays over $61,000 in

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