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### Kansas Income Tax Rates and Examples

State of Kansas withholding tax rates will be used for all paychecks dated July 1, 2017 and later. These rates reflect a higher percentage than the revised annual tax rate to adjust for the retroactive change effective January 1, 2017. The Kansas withholding allowance amount is \$2,250.00.

You can use Modeling My Paycheck (Excel) or the Paycheck Calculator from paycheckcity.com to figure your withholding, or Kansas withholding tax is computed as follows:

Compute the Kansas withholding tax Base
Computation StepsExample:
Single & One Allowance
Example: Married & Two Allowances
1. Biweekly gross salary less tax sheltered amounts\$1,000.00\$1,000.00
2. Multiply by 26 to get the annual taxable wagex26x26
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\$26,000.00\$26,000.00
3. Multiply the number of allowances claimed on Form K-4 (also shown on paychecks stubs) by \$2250.00.- \$2,250.00- \$4,500.00
4. Kansas withholding tax base (SWTB)\$23,750.00\$21,500.00

Using the Kansas withholding tax base (SWTB) determined in the table above, compute the Kansas withholding tax from one of the following tables.

Income Tax to be Withheld for a Single Person
Wages Less Withholding AllowanceIncome Tax to be Withheld
OverBut Not Over  Of Excess Over
\$0.00\$3,000.00\$0.00 \$0.00
\$3,000.00\$18,000.00\$0.00PLUS 3.1%\$3,000.00
\$18,000.00\$33,000.00\$465.00PLUS 5.25%\$18,000.00
\$33,000.00 \$1,252.50PLUS 5.70%\$33,000.00

Divide the result by 26 to obtain the amount of Kansas tax to be withheld from the paycheck each pay period.

Income Tax to be Withheld for a Married Person
Wages Less Withholding AllowanceIncome Tax to be Withheld
OverBut Not Over  Of Excess Over
\$0.00\$7,500.00\$0.00 \$0.00
\$7,500.00\$37,500.00\$0.00PLUS 3.1%\$7,500.00
\$37,500.00\$67,500.00\$930.00PLUS 5.25%\$37,500.00
\$67,500.00 \$2,505.00PLUS 5.70%\$67,500.00

Divide the result by 26 to obtain the amount of Kansas tax to be withheld from the paycheck each pay period.