Informational Circular No.: 15-P-018
Supersedes Informational Circular No: 14-P-012
Effective Date: January 1, 2015
Contact Name: Nancy Ruoff
Ph: (785) 296-2853
Approval: Nancy Ruoff (Original Signature on File)
Summary: New State Withholding Tax Tables Effective for Paychecks Issued On or After January 1, 2015
The Kansas Department of Revenue has issued new tables for the percentage method of withholding for 2015. Please note that the standard deduction for one withholding allowance remains unchanged at $ 2,250.00 per year in calendar year 2015. The attached tables are to be used in computing state tax withholding for wages paid on or after January 1, 2015. In order to use the attached tables, income must be annualized. To annualize income, multiply state taxable income for the current bi-weekly pay period by twenty-six pay periods.
The Office of Systems Management, Payroll Systems Team is responsible for making the necessary updates to the SHARP payroll system to implement the new withholding tax rates. Regents’ institutions are responsible for implementing the new withholding tax rates in their respective payroll systems.
Attachment: Table for Percentage Method of Withholding
Printable version of 15-P-018