HARPTA is an acronym for the Hawaii Real Property Tax Act, a state law.  In order to promote a greater level of compliance by non-residents of Hawaii (whether U.S. persons or foreigners) in reporting income from sale of real property located in Hawaii, HRS § 235-68 requires every buyer of Hawaii ...read more
With the onset of summer upon us, Kauai is already bustling with activity.   Saturday, May 2, 2009 was the “Kaua’i Loves You” triathlon.  The event was held at Kalapaki Bay in Lihue and was hosted by Swim Kauai Aquatics.  It involved a half-mile swim in Kalapaki Bay, a 12-mile bike ride ...read more