SB 30 was passed on June 6, 2017 and was vetoed by Governor Brownback the morning of June 7, 2017. The Legislature promptly overrode the Governor’s veto on the evening of June 7th with a vote of 27-12 in the Senate and 88-31 in the House. Several provisions are effective January 1, 2017. Read more for a summary of the bill.
The Internal Revenue Service has issued several warnings about scamming tactics targeted toward taxpayers. Beware of phone, email, text, and social media attempts to obtain your sensitive data.
For 2016, the IRS has announced a decrease in the optional standard mileage rates for business use of a vehicle (car, van, pick-up truck, or panel truck), as well as a decrease for driving for medical or moving purposes.
Due to recent Kansas tax law changes, taxpayers that have paid Kansas City, MO earnings tax or earning taxes to districts outside of Kansas, may be eligible for a refund.
A possible refund? Did someone say refund? That’s great news – what are the details?
Although not widely publicized, taxpayers should know that they may be eligible for a one-time penalty amnesty (first time penalty abatement or FTA) – which can translate to a potential savings of hundreds or even thousands of dollars.