STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1547
RE: H.C.R. No. 130
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirty-First State Legislature
Regular Session of 2021
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.C.R. No. 130 entitled:
"HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF TAXATION TO WAIVE PENALTIES AND INTEREST SOUGHT FROM SMALL BUSINESSES AND INDIVIDUAL TAXPAYERS AS A RESULT OF UNDUE HARDSHIP RELATED TO THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 PANDEMIC,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to request the Director of Taxation to waive penalties and interest sought from small businesses and individual taxpayers as a result of undue hardship related to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee concurs with the intent and purpose of H.C.R. No. 130 and recommends its adoption.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
SYLVIA LUKE, Chair