Senate panel approves property, sales tax cuts


A Senate committee on Thursday approved a package of tax cuts, including reductions in property taxes and a new sales tax holiday for school supplies.

The Senate tax committee moved forward three separate bills, including two cutting property taxes that some fear could hurt funding for higher education in Kansas as well as elementary and secondary schools.

Supporters say the property tax cuts are an attempt to address one of the chief complaints they get from constituents about taxes.

The package of bills would end a 1.5 . . .


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