Council predicts tax revenue jump as tourism rebounds

  • Visitors arrive Dec. 22, 2021, at Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

HONOLULU — The Council on Revenues on Thursday predicted that the Hawaii’s general fund tax receipts will surge 15% during the current fiscal year through June as tourism recovers from the COVID-19 downturn.