HI SB622 | 2018 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous SB622


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Introduced on January 20 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-11-30 - Carried over to 2018 Regular Session.
Pending: Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Alters the definition of "business" or "engaging" in business under the general excise tax laws to exclude casual sales and businesses that have a worldwide web site as a third-party content provider on a computer physically located in the State but owned by a non-affiliated person; use non-affiliated third-party call centers that accept and process telephone or electronic orders of tangible personal property or licenses primarily from non-Hawaii buyers, which orders are forwarded to a location outside of Hawaii for filing, or to provide services primarily to non-Hawaii customers; and activities of a person without physical presence in the State if the person and the person's affiliates have less than $100,000 of gross receipts in the State based on receipts from the prior calendar year.

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Relating To Taxation.



2017-11-30 Carried over to 2018 Regular Session.
2017-02-03SenateThe committee(s) on CPH deleted the measure from the public hearing scheduled on 02-07-17 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2017-02-02SenateThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-07-17 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2017-01-23SenateReferred to CPH, WAM.
2017-01-23SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

SB622 (Carry Over) 2017-02-03 - The committee(s) on CPH deleted the measure from the public hearing scheduled on 02-07-17 9:00AM in conference room 229.


Hawaii State Sources

Bill Comments 750