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Tax Information Release

Tax Information Release 2023-03 AMENDED
Proposed Temporary Administrative Rules Relating to Pass-Through Entity Taxation as Enacted by Act 50, Session Laws of Hawaii 2023
  The purpose of this Tax Information Release (TIR) is to provide guidance on the passthrough entity (PTE) tax provided under Act 50, Session Laws of Hawaii 2023, (“Act 50”) and to provide notice of proposed temporary administrative rules relating to the PTE tax and its accompanying credit.
  This TIR replaces and supersedes TIR 2023-01, which was published on July 21, 2023.

Recent Updates

Loan-Out Company General Excise Tax (GET) Withholding Payment

To see step-by step instructions on how to pay a Loan-Out Company General Excise Tax (GET) withholding payment on Hawaiʻi Tax Online, click on the “E-Services” tab above and access a Powerpoint presentation in the “Other Resources” section at the bottom of the E-Services page.

To make a Loan-Out Company General Excise Tax (GET) withholding payment click on the “E-Services” tab above and click on the link Sign-in into your HTO account, select “More…” tab, under “Payments & Returns” tile, select “Manage Loan-out Payments (Film Credit),” or under the “Payment” tile, click on the link “Make a Loan-out Payment (Film Credit)”.

Tools & Resources

Tax License Search

Use this page to search for your Hawaii Tax license(s) and status(es).

report tax violations

To ensure that all sectors of Hawaii’s economy, especially those that transact business in cash, pay their fair share of taxes.

online certificate of vendor compliance (hce)

Expedites your ability to furnish proof of compliance with the requirements of 103D-310(c), HRS

Protect Your Information

Helpful tips and reminders to prevent you from getting scammed and to protect your information.

Third Party Registration

This page provides information on how to register as a Verified Practitioner under the State of Hawai‘i.

Collections Services

Tax Collection Services is charged with the recovery of taxes. Got a Collections issue or question?

Reports & Data

Data Dashboards

Download and interact with data from DOTAX’s official reports.

Tax Research Insights

View posts that highlight interesting finds by the authors of the Department’s annual research reports.


View the department’s annual and monthly tax reports.


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