The City Council of Clay Center approved a 0.5% increase to the retail sales tax from 8.650% to 9.150%.
Parsons City will increase retailer’s sales tax by 0.5%, from 8.4% to 8.9%.
The City of Pittsburg will increase its sales and use tax by 0.5%, from 8.4% to 8.9%. Pittsburg will also increase the TDD by 0.5%, from 8.7% to 9.2%.
The rate of sales tax in Wellington will drop by 0.25% to 8.150%.
In addition, three new tax districts will be created in January 2014 and one will disappear:
- Garden City Stone Development CID, with a rate of 9.30%;
- Kansas City Metropolitan Avenue CID, with a rate of 9.775%; and
- Shawnee Plaza TDD, with a rate of9.625%.
- The Salt Mine Museum Star Bond District will be terminated.