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Kansas enacts tax legislation including sales tax increase and tax amnesty program

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Kansas has enacted legislation that includes tax increases and adjustments to address an anticipated $400 million budget deficit. Specifically, the legislation increases the state sales tax rate and amends various individual income tax provisions such as the inclusion of guaranteed payments for certain pass-through entities, tax rate changes, modification or elimination of itemized deductions, and the exclusion of low-income filers from state income taxation. The legislation also increases the cigarette tax and imposes a new tax on electronic cigarettes. In addition, the legislation includes a tax amnesty program that will run from Sept. 1 to Oct. 15, 2015.

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