THE 2018 SESSION CALENDAR: A GUIDE TO THE DEADLINES 2018 Calendar Legislative Timetable JAN 17 OPENING DAY – Hawaii’s constitution mandates that the regular legislative session starts at 10:00 a.m. on the third Wednesday of January. JAN 19 LAST DAY … Read More
The Department will hold five public hearings on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at the Princess Ruth Keelikolani Building, Room 314, 830 Punchbowl St., Honolulu, HI 96813, to allow the public to comment on the proposed adoption of the following administrative … Read More
President Tom Yamachika addresses the implications of the new tax code passed by Congress that will see changes take effect in 2018 and how the new tax code will affect non-profit organizations. Click here for full video
Despite promises that the Republican tax cuts would benefit the middle class, the consensus from independent sources seems to be rather the opposite: that the rich would benefit and people on society’s bottom rung would suffer. Listen to the segment here.
States and municipalities around the country have been legalizing the recreational use of marijuana and THC products. Today’s panel explores the potential costs and benefits of recreational marijuana to communities around Hawaii. Listen here.
Councilwoman Kymberly Pine is also still pushing a measure to ban plastic foam takeout containers. Read more.
Some changes are coming to the property tax laws for the City and County of Honolulu. Read more.
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell and his City Council stalwarts are playing chicken with a political freight train. Read more.
This Friday September 1, the Tax Foundation of Hawaii is participating in Give Aloha, Foodland’s Annual Community Matching Gifts Program. This program honors Foodland’s founder, Maurice J. “Sully” Sullivan, and continues his legacy of giving back to the community. How … Read More