Notice Number:01-01
Tax Type:Motor Vehicle Fuel Tax
Brief Description:Tax rates increase effective July 1, 2001.
Approval Date:05/30/2001

Office of the Secretary

NOTICE 01-01

Fuel Tax Increase

The 1999 Kansas legislature enacted House Bill 2071, which increases all motor fuel tax rates by $.01 per gallon effective July 1, 2001. Beginning July 1, 2001, the fuel tax rates for Kansas are as follows:

Gasoline $.21
Gasohol $.21
Special Fuel (Diesel) $.23
L.P. Gases $.20

The 1999 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 $.01 per gallon due on all tax-paid fuel in storage as of 12:01 a.m. on July 1, 2001. The completed inventory tax return, along with payment, must be mailed so that it is postmarked on or before July 26, 2001.


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 area.
Motor Fuel Tax Correspondence
Docking State Office Building
915 SW Harrison St.
Topeka, KS 66625-8100
In Topeka call: 368-8222
Outside Topeka call toll free: 1-877-526-7738
Hearing Impaired TTY: 1-785-296-6461
Fax: (785) 291-3614

Notice 01-01
May 30, 2001

Date Composed: 05/31/2001 Date Modified: 10/10/2001