The First State Audit Has Come Out. Jay FIdell and Tom Yamachika discuss the first state audit for the Honolulu Rail.
Tax planning for the end of the year. Jay Fidell and Tom Yamachika, President of the Tax Foundation of Hawaii, will talk about tax planning for the end of the year and changes for next year. The host for this … Read More
From the Tax Foundation Key Findings A typical American household with four wireless phones paying $100 per month for taxable wireless service can expect to pay about $229 per year in wireless taxes, fees, and surcharges—up from $221 in 2017. … Read More
Tom Yamachika of the Tax Foundation of Hawaii will discuss lawsuit that could cost Maui County $34 million in property tax refund. The case is pending before the state Intermediate Court of Appeals, county officials confirmed last week.
On this edition of ThinkTech Hawaii, President Yamachika discusses the implications of Maui County’s decision to treat wind turbines as real property for tax revenue purposes. Full Episode here:
State Tax Notes covered the Supreme Court’s Decision on the ballot measure proposed last legislative session for S.B. 2922. Full article here: Court Kills Property Tax Ballot Measure
President Yamachika spoke with Jay Fidell on ThinkTech Hawaii about the ConCon in regards to the state budget. The recent debate and killing of the ballot measure have left many wondering how do we move forward and will this issue … Read More
The Hawaii Supreme Court on Friday invalidated a question on general election ballots asking voters whether they want to amend the Hawaii Constitution to allow the state to tax property in support of public education. The Tax Foundation joined the … Read More
The least wealthy income earners in Hawaii pay the second most in taxes of any state in the union, according to an analysis of tax systems across the country. President Yamachika gives his take. Click here to read the full … Read More