K.C. Eyes 8.9% Tax Jump

Watts, Jim
July 2011
Bond Buyer;7/19/2011, Vol. 377 Issue 33551, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the possibility of the commissioners of Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas to consider a proposal that would increase the property tax rate by 8.9% to generate 117.5 million dollars for the city and 4.9 million dollars for county operations.


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