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|Tax bills for vacation rentals and REITs among items on governor’s veto list
Gov. David Ige said he will veto a measure that will allow vacation rental platforms like AirBNB to collect taxes from owners. The bill is among 20 on the governor’s veto list, which was made public Monday. Ige said he also plans to veto a measure to tax large landowners known real estate investment trusts. Hawaii News Now. Civil Beat. Honolulu Star-Advertiser.Hawai‘i Public Radio. KITV. Tribune-Herald. Big Island Video News. Maui Now.
Gov. David Ige’s full veto list and rationale. Governor’s Office.
State gets $10M in federal funds for airports
In wake of crash, investigators urge more FAA regulation of skydiving operations
Names of plane crash victims released
Vague guidelines on pesticide use at schools has community calling for change
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|Kealoha closing arguments expected to draw overflow crowd
The proceedings are expected to be a popular affair, so much so that U.S. District Court Judge J. Michael Seabright plans to prepare a second courtroom for spectators to view the arguments on closed-circuit television. On Monday, Seabright held a special status conference to go over the last of the particulars of the case. Here’s what you need to know. Civil Beat. Star-Advertiser.
Unsealed records: Kealoha was prosecuting cases despite “serious” medical condition
Judge to decide on change to Kaneshiro removal petition
A new evaluation outlines options for the Haiʻkū Stairs
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