Notice Number:02-02
Tax Type:Motor Vehicle Fuel Tax
Brief Description:Tax rate increase as a result of passage of House Bill 3011 during the 2002 Legislative Session.
Approval Date:05/30/2002

Office of the Secretary

NOTICE 02-02

Fuel Tax Increase

The 2002 Kansas legislature enacted House Bill 3011, which increases all motor fuel tax rates by $.02 per gallon effective July 1, 2002. Beginning July 1, 2002, the fuel tax rates for Kansas are as follows:

Gasoline $.23
Gasohol $.23
Special Fuel (Diesel) $.25
L.P. Gases $.22

The 2002 legislation also imposed an inventory tax on all tax-paid fuels in storage at the time of the fuel tax rate increase. Enclosed with this notice is an inventory tax return for use in reporting the additional $.02 per gallon due on all tax-paid fuel in storage as of 12:01 a.m. on July 1, 2002. The completed inventory tax return, along with payment, must be postmarked on or before July 25, 2002.


To obtain additional copies of this or any other notice call the Kansas Department of Revenue’s voice mail forms request line at 785-296-4937 or download them from our web site: If you have any questions about this notice, please contact our Motor Fuel Tax Segment.
Motor Fuel Tax Correspondence
Docking State Office Building
915 SW Harrison St.
Topeka, KS 66625-8000

Notice 02-02
May 30, 2002

Date Composed: 05/31/2002 Date Modified: 05/31/2002