Department of Taxation

Casey Harlow / HPR

HONOLULU — Tax collections in Hawaii were up by about 5% last year, a report said.

If you have been procrastinating on doing your taxes, here's a friendly reminder that they are due pretty soon. The deadline to file your federal income tax return is next Monday, April 15th. But the state deadline to file is a week later, on April 22nd.

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Wayne Yoshioka

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