Kansas tax reform was hardly ‘inevitable’

We appreciate discussion about the Kansas tax system. A new report from the Tax Foundation tackles the topic, but it also overlooks those in our state who fought for years to undo grievous harms from the Brownback tax “experiment.”

Early on, the report reads: “When the state could neither meet its obligations within given revenues nor reduce expenditures in kind, it became inevitable that the tax changes begun in 2012 would be reversed, as they approximately were in 2017.” This is quite simply untrue.

Read the full blog entry here.