Tax exemptions for property and services purchased by religious organizations: $18 million
Tax exemption on property and services purchased by nonprofit museums or historical societies: $410,000
Tax exemption for property or services purchased by or on behalf of Goodwill Industries or Easter Seals of Kansas: $40,000
Sales tax exemption on coin-operated laundry service: $380,000
This rein-dog was riding with Donna and Gordon Tamey Murray from Mankato, Kan., during the 17th annual Lawrence Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade Saturday, Dec. 5.
The big team of eight horses with Ames Percheron Farms from Jordan, Minn., appears downtown Saturday during the 17th annual Lawrence Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade.
Lawrence resident Wanda Henry browses the many aisles and varieties of poinsettias at Sunrise Nursery and Garden Center, 15th and New York streets. According to Sunrise greenhouse manager Donna Gardner, the poinsettias should be positioned in a sunny window, kept at a temperature above 55 degrees and watered every three or four days.
Tax exemption on electricity, gas and heat utilities for residential and agricultural use: $128.28 million per year
Sales tax exemption on sales of Girl Scout cookies across Kansas: more than $370,000 per year
Sales tax exemption on residential and agricultural water use: $12 million per year
Sales tax exemption on property purchased by Habitat for Humanity for use within a housing project: $120,000 per year