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Old 05-17-2016, 08:28 PM
 
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You're going to pay if you either live in KC MO or work in KC MO. An unfair tax, taxation with no representation.
That's not what that means.
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Old 05-17-2016, 08:32 PM
 
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At least paying a state tax (KS) is taxation with representation. Paying a KC MO earnings tax and not living in KC or getting to vote on the earnings tax is taxation withOUT representation.
I pay Kansas taxes all the time, but I live in Missouri. Should I get to vote in Kansas elections? Also, I went on vacation to the Galápagos Islands once and paid taxes on stuff there, can I vote in Ecuador, too? Seems unfair if no.
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Old 05-17-2016, 09:09 PM
 
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If one works in Kansas, live in Kansas, a win-win situation. Tax money to Kansas is going to good leadership in government. A no brainer supporting Kansas with taxes.
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Old 05-17-2016, 09:25 PM
 
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You get a credit for the KCMO earnings tax you pay on your Kansas return.

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