On April 9, 2015, Tom Yamachika was on Hawaii Public Radio on Beth-Ann Kozlovich’s hour-long panel discussion “Town Square.” The subject matter was HB145, which has gone through a handful of revisions since its introduction, making supporters, opponents – and spotlighting … Read More
February 25, 2015 – Investigative reporter Keoki Kerr questions how much tourists will pay for the cost of rail. (Follow link for video) HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – The head of a taxpayer advocacy group said Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell is over … Read More
http://www.kitv.com/news/Higher-personal-income-tax-rates-may-remain/31266952 On Friday, February 13, 2015, KITV news reporter Andrew Pereira interviewed Tom Yamachika on whether the higher personal income taxes are here to stay.
December 19, 2014 – KHON TV News: The shock is still sweeping through Oahu following the revelation that the cost of the rail project is going up by as much as $550 million to $700 million. That sobering news came on … Read More
A two-part series was aired by KAAH-TV 26, on September 30, 2014:
On August 4, 2014, Tom Yamachika was back on Hawaii Public Radio on Beth-Ann Kozlovich’s program “The Conversation.” This time, the conversation was about Honolulu real property taxes and the new “Residential A” property classification. You can listen to the … Read More
On Feb. 24, 2014, Tom Yamachika was interviewed by Dr. Keli’i Akina of the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii, broadcast on ThinkTech Hawaii’s YouTube channel. Topic: the Tax Foundation of Hawaii.
On February 10, 2014, Hawaii Public Radio broadcast an interview with Tom Yamachika on Beth-Ann Kozlovich’s program “The Conversation.” The topic was bills moving through the Hawaii Legislature. You can listen to the podcast here.
On April 20, 2012, Lowell Kalapa was interviewed by Hawaii Reporter’s Malia Zimmerman. The topic of the interview was tax proposals moving at the Hawaii Legislature.