Everyone Should Pay Their Fair Share of Taxes
Kansas Democrats believe the first priority of tax reform should be to ease the burden on the middle class and make certain that everyone – even wealthy corporations -- pay their fair share. Kansas Democrats believe that education and children should be our priorities -- not wealthy corporations.
Cutting taxes for wealthy corporations drains funding from schools, and that’s just wrong. Our children deserve excellent and safe schools. To ease the burden on the middle class, Kansas Democrats have proposed a plan that makes working families the priority. This plan will reduce property taxes throughout the state by $45 million in the first year alone.
From the desk of Kansas Democratic Chair and retired Secretary of Revenue Joan Wagnon, here are some questions and answers about Kansas taxes.