MENU

Human Resources


How Do | Become Required to Pay Kansas City City Earnings Tax?


How Do I …

Become Required to Pay Kansas City City Earnings Tax?


All Kansas City, Mo., residents, regardless where they are employed, and all non-residents who work within the city limits, are subject to a 1 percent tax on their gross earnings. The revenue generated from this tax provides for fire and police protection, capital improvement programs, trash service, snow removal, and health and medical care. Only international employees who are exempt from paying Missouri taxes may be exempt from the Kansas City Earnings Tax.

For additional questions related to the Kansas City Earnings Tax, please visit the following link:

http://kcmo.gov/finance/tax-info/

Revised: 02/06/2015