Form CR-20 Homestead-Foods Sales Tax Refund

(785) 368 8222 915 SW Harrison St Docking State Office Building 1st floor R did not have any delinquent property taxes in 2012 R may claim either a Safe Senior or Homestead refund Topeka KS 66625 2007 "Household income" is generally all taxable and non taxable income received by all members of the household $ 0 $18 350 $94 for each exemption $18 351 $36 700 $47 for each exemption $32 400 or less AND you: (not both) As a Kansas resident for all of 2012 you are eligible for a As a Kansas resident for all of 2012 you are eligible for a refund of 75% of your property taxes paid if your total household income including social security is $18 200 or less AND: CR 20 (Rev 6/12) Food Sales Tax Refund: Complete the food sales tax refund section of the Kansas Individual Income Tax and/or Food Sales Tax return (K 40) File your K 40 between January 1 and April 15 2013 For a faster refund use one of our paperless filing options WebFile or Fed/State e File Visit ksrevenue org for more information Homeowners who received a Homestead or Safe Senior refund last year and do not have any outstanding balances with the Kansas Department of Revenue and who checked the Advancement Box on their 2011 Homestead or Safe Senior return are eligible for an Advancement The advancement information was sent electronically to the County Treasurer s office and may appear on your 2012 property tax statement IMPORTANT: You must still file a Homestead Refund Claim Form K 40H or Safe Senior Refund Claim Form K 40PT between January 1 and April 15 2013 Homestead Refund: Complete a Kansas Homestead Claim (K 40H) electronically at WebTax org or mail a paper K 40H to the Kansas Department of Revenue anytime between January 1 and April 15 2013 How can I use my expected homestead or safe How much is the food sales tax refund? If your income is: Your refund is: If you were a Kansas resident all of 2012 you are eligible if your Kansas adjusted gross income plus certain interest and retirement benefits exempt from Kansas taxation is $36 700 or less AND you: Kansas Department of Revenue my property tax? R are a disabled veteran (50% or more disability) or the surviving spouse of a disabled veteran who has not remarried or the surviving spouse of an active duty military personnel who died in the line of duty and not remarried R have a dependent child that you claim as a personal exemption who was born before January 1 2012 and was under the age of 18 all of 2012 R have a dependent child who lived with you the entire year that was born before January 1 2012 and was under the age of 18 all of 2012 OR R were born before January 1 1957 OR R were born before January 1 1958 OR R were totally and permanently disabled or blind during all of 2012 OR R were totally and permanently disabled or blind for the entire year of 2012 OR R you were 65 years or older all of 2012 AND: refund of up to $700 if your total household income is Safe Senior Property Tax Refund: Complete a Kansas Property Tax Relief Claim for Low Income Seniors (K 40PT) electronically at WebTax org or mail a paper K 40PT to the Kansas Department of Revenue anytime between January 1 and April 15 2013 senior refund to help pay up to the first half of Taxpayer Assistance If you have questions about these refunds contact our Tax Assistance Center or your local county clerk s office If you are eligible free tax preparation is available through programs such as VITA (offered by the IRS) AARP Tax Aide and TCE These programs have sites throughout the state of Kansas To find a site near you call 1 800 829 1040 or visit a local IRS office To find an AARP site call 1 888 227 7669 or visit their web site at: aarp org/money/taxes/aarp taxaide/ To Qualify: To Qualify: YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR A FOOD SALES or PROPERTY TAX REFUND FOR TAX YEAR 2012