Other helpful websites for business and income taxation information
If you are having federal tax problems and have not been able to resolve them with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) may be able to help you, and the service is free. TAS is an independent organization within the IRS. For more information,
visit their website.
Property Valuation and Taxation
Helpful publications on property valuation in Kansas
Article 11, § 1, of the Kansas Constitution provides for the classification and assessment of real property in Kansas. An unofficial copy of that constitutional provision can be found here (PDF), on the Kansas Department of Revenue’s website.
K.S.A. 79-1476 is the statute that provides for the statewide reappraisal of real property and the duties of the state director of property valuation and the county and district appraisers. You can view that statute here (PDF), on the Kansas Revisor of Statutes website.
Other helpful websites for information on property valuation in Kansas
General Information: The Division of Property Valuation, Agricultural Use Section, within the Kansas Department of Revenue, is responsible for issuing agricultural land values to all counties on an annual basis. KDOR has some helpful information on its website here.
Land Buying and Valuing: Kansas State University has some annual information about land buying and valuing on its AgManager website, here.
Soil Surveys: Agricultural land valuation is dependent upon soil type. The Division of Property Valuation, Agricultural Use Section, within the Kansas Department of Revenue relies upon soil surveys published by NRCS. Soil surveys can be found at the NRCS website here.