Joan Wagnon http://kcur.org en Kansas House Tax Chair Responds To Claims About Tax Plan http://kcur.org/post/kansas-house-tax-chair-responds-claims-about-tax-plan <p>The chair of the Kansas House Tax Committee is responding to claims from Democrats about the tax plan passed by the Legislature last weekend. The Republican-dominated Legislature passed a bill that will cut income tax rates, but will also keep the sales tax elevated and reduce income tax deductions.</p><p>The Chair of the state Democratic Party, former revenue secretary Joan Wagnon, says legislators broke their promise to let a temporary sales tax expire, and put a bigger burden on working Kansans, amounting to a more than $750 million tax increase.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 14:36:24 +0000 Stephen Koranda 38033 at http://kcur.org Kansas House Tax Chair Responds To Claims About Tax Plan