Sales tax is collected from Olathe residents and non-residents on the purchase of tangible goods and services within the city.
Almost half of the city's annual current general fund revenue is from sales tax.
Sales Tax - City of Olathe, KS
|County - General Tax||.500%||County||1.475%|
|County - Public Safety Tax||.250%|
|County - Storm Sewers Tax||.100%|
|County - Public Safety Capital & Operations Tax||.250%|
|County - Education Triangle Tax||.125%|
|County - Courthouse Tax||.250%|
|City - General Tax||1.000%||City||1.500%|
|City - Street Maintenance Sales Tax||.375%|
|City - Park Sales Tax||.125%|
|Total Tax Rate||9.475%|
Special taxing districts are used in Olathe, and throughout Kansas, where additional sales tax is collected to fund new development areas.