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2011 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to Taxation, January through May, 2011.

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The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON Taxation, January through May, 2011

Scott Rothschild
Group asks Brownback to keep tax increase
Lawrence Journal World, 1/9/2011

Associated Press
Democrat awaits confirmation to tax court
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/24/2011

Capitol Briefing: Sen. Dick Kelsey files legislation to overhaul Kansas tax system
Lawrence Journal World, 1/31/2011

Tim Carpenter
Chamber seeks end of biz tax
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/1/2011

Scott Rothschild
Proposed sales tax repeal draws debate
Lawrence Journal World, 2/1/2011

David Klepper
Panels study two issues
Kansas City Star, 2/1/2011

Tim Carpenter
Hill's urges tax reform
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/2/2011

How taxes may stack up
Hutchinson News, 2/4/2011

Jerry Siebenmark
Kansas bills would eliminate corporate income tax
Wichita Eagle, 2/5/2011

Tim Carpenter
House proposes business tax rollback
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/7/2011

Joseph A. Aistrup
A tax proposal worth considering
Hutchinson News, 2/14/2011 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Tax breaks sought for rural newcomers
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/15/2011

Jerry Siebenmark
Tax proposal raises concerns
Wichita Eagle, 2/18/2011

Beth Fouhy
States' offer of tax breaks no guarantee for jobs
Kansas City Star, 2/18/2011

Common-sense solution [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/23/2011 [Newsbank article]

Joel Prince
Speakers say 'fair tax' idea gaining favor
Hutchinson News, 3/2/2011 [Newsbank article]

Steve Rosen
Hey, you forgot your $30 million
Kansas City Star, 3/2/2011

Ian Cummings
Residential appraised value declines again
Olathe News, 3/2/2011

Kevin Hardy
Speakers say 'fair tax' idea gaining favor
Hutchinson News, 3/2/2011

House to consider repeal of 1-cent sales tax incresas
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2011

Tim Carpenter
House to check pulse on sales tax
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/7/2011

John Green
Online sales tax flow of revenue has risk
Hutchinson News, 3/6/2011

House Tax Committee discussing proposal for reductions to Kansas Earned Income Tax Credit
Lawrence Journal World, 3/8/2011

Charles D. Sankey
Burdening taxpayers
Hutchinson News, 3/9/2011 [Newsbank article]

Tim Hrenchir
Foreclosure actions started for 124 properties
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/10/2011

Tim Carpenter
House may trim tax break for poor
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/10/2011

Internet sales taxes [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/10/2011 [Newsbank article]

State legislators consider Douglas County sales tax increase proposal
Lawrence Journal World, 3/15/2011

The News Staff
Company's assets seized for back taxes
Hutchinson News, 3/16/2011 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
House to debate nearly $1B in tax reforms
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/17/2011

Tim Carpenter
House lacks tax bill votes
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/17/2011

Scott Rothschild
Effort to repeal sales tax fails
Lawrence Journal World, 3/18/2011

Fredrick J. Johnson
House advances plan to cut income taxes
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/18/2011

Associated Press
Machinery tax reduction advances
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/18/2011

Tim Carpenter
Avowed tax repealers take new tack
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/19/2011

Dion Lefler
Kansas takes aim at income tax
Kansas City Star, 3/19/2011

Tim Carpenter
O'Neal unhappy with tax bill glitch
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/21/2011

Major tax overhaul needs to be fully vetted, Kansas Senate president says
Lawrence Journal World, 3/22/2011

Deb Gruver
Delinquent taxpayers will notice this notice
Wichita Eagle, 3/23/2011

Tim Carpenter
Income tax cuts on life support
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2011

State sales tax [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/30/2011 [Newsbank article]

Dave Helling and Lynn Horsley
Kansas Citians give earnings tax a resounding 'yes' at ballot box
Kansas City Star, 4/5/2011

Spending must be aligned with taxation
Hays Daily News, 4/18/2011 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
House GOP leaders still seek income tax cuts
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/23/2011

Taxing decision [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 4/24/2011 [Newsbank article]

State tax cuts [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 4/27/2011 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Lawmakers wrestling with taxing issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/27/2011

Scott Rothschild
Democrats push for tax change, Peck resolution
Lawrence Journal World, 4/27/2011

Scott Rothschild
Tax study prompts dueling interpretations
Lawrence Journal World, 4/27/2011

Tim Hrenchir
JEDO OKs change in tax money use
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/12/2011

John Hanna
Brownback still wants tax reform
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/20/2011

John Hanna
APNewsBreak: Brownback starts review of tax code
Wichita Eagle, 5/20/2011



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