Tax increases in effect July 1st

New increases in sales tax will go into effect on July 1. The increase total for the city of De Soto will be 9.275 percent, due to a 1 percent tax increase for the State of Kansas. The current breakdown for this 9.275 percent is – City of De Soto: 1.75 percent, Johnson County: 1.225 percent and the State of Kansas: 6.3 percent.

To view information on surrounding area tax rates, download the Sales & Use Tax Jurisdiction Code Booklet. http://www.desotoexplorer.com/photos/... http://www.desotoexplorer.com/documents/2010/jun/15/kansas-sales-use-tax-jurisdiction-code-booklet/

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DKs 4 years, 4 months ago

Isn't this getting a little bit out of hand? We have the highest school district taxes in the state and now this? Beginning to wonder how people can afford to live here.

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lherring 4 years, 4 months ago

I'm brand-new here and still trying to get a feel for De Soto and Kansas in general so I don't know a lot about the taxes here. What are the school district taxes and have they gone up a lot recently? In what other areas do you have really high taxes?

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