Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback last week said he may ask that state sales tax rate decrease set for 2013 may be deferred because of revenue losses expected from a cut in the individual income tax rate.

The 2010 Legislature approved then-Gov. Mark Parkinson’s request for a temporary increase in the sales-tax rate to 6.3% from 5.3% to fund schools and public services as revenues fell during the recession.

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