Taxes : LUSENET : About Hawaii : One Thread

Are the income taxes higher, or about the same as they are in New York? What is the percentage?

-- Colette Ann Versace Kennah (, January 24, 1999


Average family pays 42% of income to state and federal taxes. We have the 4th highest state taxes and fees behind Alaska, Washington, D.C., and New York. There is a 4% excise tax that is not a sales tax but some economist say equals a 16% sales tax.

-- Roy Inouye (, January 24, 1999.

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