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Kansas 2019 Revenue Lost to Tax Abatement Programs


Total Revenue Lost: 
$152,483,015
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State-level programs

Click on the name of a program for more details.

Program Name Program Type Revenue Loss
Economic Development Tax Abatement Economic development $5,200,000
Economic Development Tax Abatement Economic development $22,900,000
Economic Development Tax Abatement Economic development $4,000,000
Industrial Revenue Bond Economic development $2,600,000
Industrial Revenue Bond Economic development $4,400,000
Industrial Revenue Bond Economic development $53,400,000
Industrial Revenue Bond Economic development $11,700,000
STAR Bonds Economic development $33,200,000
TABULATED STATE-LEVEL TOTAL $137,400,000

Tabulated localities and districts

Click on the name of jurisdiction for a list of tax abatement programs that reduced its tax revenue.

We estimated the reporting rate among local governments for each state using 2018 and 2019 data. This is to gauge how much data is available in that state.

For Kansas, the estimated reporting rate is as follows:

Cities/counties: 12 out of 22 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

School districts: 6 out of 116 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

Concerned about the lack of disclosure? Check out the roadmap on GASB 77 compliance we created for KS. You can also get a CSV file of the localities in KS that did not make any tax abatement disclosures in their annual financial reports.

Why is there little or no reporting from school districts?: Most Kansas's school districts do not use Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, so GASB 77 does not apply.

The state does not post local financial audits in an online repository.

Reporting Jurisdiction Jurisdiction Type Gross Revenue Loss
Blue Valley Unified School District 229 School district $1,209,720
Derby Unified School District 260 School district $1,144,665
Olathe Unified School District 233 School district $1,752,230
Shawnee Mission Unified School District 512 School district $5,649,729
Topeka Public Schools Unified School District 501 School district $885,512
Wichita Unified School District 259 School district $4,441,159
TABULATED LOCALITY AND DISTRICT TOTAL $15,083,015