July 21, 2024

Governor Kelly has announced she has signed Senate Bill 1, the tax bill approved by the Legislation in Special Session. Kelly says the bill will provide tax cuts for all Kansans without threatening the state’s long-term fiscal health. The bill reduces property and income taxes, immediately eliminates the state tax on social security income, and increases the standard deduction and child and dependent care tax credit. That’s not all Kelly signed. KOFO’s Jeff Brewer has more:

The move comes after Jackson County, Missouri voters voted down an extension of a sale tax that would renovate Arrowhead and build a new downtown ballpark for the Royals. Though Kansas has not presented a plan to either team, Missouri officials are working on a plan to counter the Kansas offer