The State of Hawaii actually has one of the higher income tax rate brackets in our entire country. The income tax rate begins at 1.4% and goes all the way up to 11% depending on income. It is divided up into 12 separate income brackets. The income brackets are doubled if you are married and filing a joint return. The tax due date is April 20th. You can choose the standard deduction on your return or you can choose to itemize.
The standard deduction amount in Hawaii is $2000.00 for individuals and $4000.00 for married couples filing jointly. If you choose to itemize then you will need to deduct qualifying expenses from your gross pre-taxed income.
If you are as resident of hawaii then you will file your state income tax by using Form N-11, N-12, or N-13 . If you are a non-resident or part time resident then you will need to use Form N-15. If you are eligible for any credits then you will need to also file schedule CR. All of these Forms and any additional forms that you may need are available on the State of Hawaii's tax website. You can find these income tax forms and file them online. Filing online is the fastest and safest way to ensure your taxes are done correctly and you receive your refund as quickly as possible.
Your income taxes are due by April 20th for all residents and non-residents. E-filing will help you find the necessary forms and guide you through the process and make sure your return is completed by the tax deadline.