UPDATE FROM FIRST AMERICAN TITLE –
First American Title - Hawaii has informed property owners of the updated schedule of real property tax rates for the City and County of Honolulu and other counties in the state for the upcoming fiscal year. Read more from First American Title below:
Attached is the schedule of the real property tax rates for the City and County of Honolulu, County of Maui, and County of Kauai for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2020.
- All City and County of Honolulu tax rates remain the same except for the Hotel and Resort tax rate which increased by $0.50 per $1,000. There is also a new Bed and Breakfast Home tax rate of $6.50 per $1,000 net taxable real property value.
- The County of Maui has adopted several rate changes. The Residential tax rate has been replaced with Non-Owner Occupied and Owner Occupied tax rates. Commercial, Non-Owner Occupied, Owner Occupied and Short-Term Rental classifications now have three tax rate tiers based on property valuation, which are shown in the schedule below. The industrial tax rate decreased by $0.28. Hotel and Resort tax rate decreased by $0.30. Commercialized Residential decreased by $0.20. All rates are per $1,000 net taxable assessed valuation of land and building.
- All County of Kauai tax rates remain the same except for the Residential Investor tax rate, which increased by $1.35 per $1,000 net assessed valuation.
We will update this schedule to include County of Hawaii rates for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2020 when those rates are officially posted.
Printable flyers for current rates are available above or contact any First American Title Hawaii representative for color copies. Also attached for your convenience is the schedule of real property taxes for 2019-2020.