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Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 at 10:55am. 609 Views, 1 Comments.
Paying your real property taxes on time
A customer called me recently about a property tax bill they received from the City and County of Honolulu. This couple had bought their house in Kahala in December, 2011. In April, 2012 they received a delinquentcy notice with penalties and interest for their February property tax bill. They wanted to know why they never received a tax bill in January or February?
I called the Property Tax office to inquire. Here's their response:
- Oahu real estate sales are recorded by the State of Hawaii.
- Property taxes are assessed and collected by the City and County of Honolulu.
- It can take 2-3 months from the time the sale records to the time the sale records to the time the City and County of…