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EXCLUSIVE: Kakaako property tax controversy – Hawaii News Now


EXCLUSIVE: Kakaako property tax controversy
Hawaii News Now
A local activist says state’s largest private landowner shortchanged the city $2 million in property taxes over a 16-year-period.

Russell Roberts‘s insight:

Activist Holly Huber claims the Kamehameha Schools got a "sweetheart" deal to pay residential taxes instead of commercial taxes for the property.  Hunter says the city of Honolulu lost $1.9 million in the deal.  


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Aloha, Russ.

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amatuer (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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