DOTAX NEWS RELEASE: Department of Taxation announces 2016 Tax Workshop schedule

Posted on Jul 15, 2016 in Latest News

HONOLULU — The Department of Taxation’s 2016 Tax Workshops on Hawai‘i, Kaua‘i, O‘ahu and Maui will kick-off in Kona on Tuesday, August 2, 2016.

This year’s workshop topics include the 2016 Legislative and Administrative Rule Update, our new Administrative Appeals process, Tax Practitioner Specialist, Taxpayer Advocate, and an update on Tax System Modernization.

“We’re pleased to present our annual Tax Workshops for the state’s tax professionals,” said Director of Taxation Maria Zielinski. “These workshops provide us a chance to update and educate our tax community on current issues, as well as provide the community an opportunity to share their ideas and suggestions.”

All workshops will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., with registration starting at 8:00 a.m. The fee is $90 for individuals who submit their registration and payment by the registration deadline. Late registrations are $100 per person. Walk-in registrations will be accepted at the door on a space-available basis. The fee includes a continental breakfast, workshop materials, and three (3) hours of Hawai‘i Board of Public Accountancy Continuing Professional Education credit. Workshop materials may be separately purchased for $25 per set.

Online registration may be completed through each of the community college’s websites. More information and the registration form are available through the Department of Taxation’s website: tax.hawaii.gov
2016 TAX WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
       
        KONA: Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Hawaii Community College – Palamanui – B126-127
73-1025 Kaiminani Drive, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Contact:  Hawai‘i Community College (808) 934-2700

Online registration: ocethawcc.org

        HILO:        Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Hawaii Community College – Bldg 388 101-102
1175 Manono Street, Hilo, HI 96720
Contact:  Hawai‘i Community College (808) 934-2700

Online registration: ocethawcc.org

KAUA‘I: Friday, August 5, 2016
Kaua‘I Community College – OCET, Room 106 C
3-1901 Kaumuali‘i Highway, Lihue, HI 96766
Contact:  Kaua‘i Community College (808) 245-8318

Online registration: kauai.hawaii.edu

        O‘AHU: Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Ala Moana Hotel – Hibiscus Ballroom
410 Atkinson Drive, Honolulu, HI 96814
Contact: Leeward Community College (808) 455-0477

Online registration: ocewd.org/taxworkshop

MAUI:  Thursday, August 18, 2016
Maui Beach Hotel – Elleair Rainbow Ballroom
170 Ka‘ahumanu Avenue, Kahului
Contact:  University of Hawai‘i Maui College (808) 984-3231

Online registration: maui.hawaii.edu/edventure

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For more information, contact: Mallory Fujitani (808) 587-1481 or mallory.c.fujitani@hawaii.gov