Tue March 4, 2014
Tax Exemptions For Kansas Non-Profit Sports Clubs: The Debate
For-profit athletic clubs are claiming that tax exemptions for nonprofit organizations like the YMCA are unfair. In order to "level the playing field," two bills in Kansas have been proposed: one would exempt both for-profit and nonprofit sports clubs from paying taxes on property and a portion of sales; the other would simply remove tax exemption for nonprofit organizations like the YMCA.
On today's Central Standard we discuss the different sides of the debate and the possible outcomes for sports clubs in Kansas.