Tax Research Insights

Welcome! This site shares posts written by authors of the Department’s annual research reports. The researchers highlight interesting findings from the reports they produce. Each post focuses on a key idea from their research.

Who benefits most from Hawaii’s Tax Credits?

Who benefits most from Hawaii’s Tax Credits?

This post highlights some interesting trends that emerged in the 2019 Report Tax Credits Claimed by Hawaii Taxpayers. Figure 5 from the report (see below) shows how welfare enhancing tax credits varies by income and some interesting results emerge: The Refundable...

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