Kansas ends 2013 budget year with higher-than-expected tax collections

07/05/2013 3:33 PM

07/05/2013 3:34 PM

TOPEKA – A new report shows Kansas collected nearly $87million more in taxes than expected in the fiscal year that ended June 30.

The state Revenue Department said Friday that tax collections totaled about $6.2 billion in the 2013 fiscal year, nearly $160million more than in the previous year.

Collections in June were $567million, about $25million more than expected.

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