Agricultural dedication petition deadline July 1

LIHU‘E — The county Department of Finance Real Property Assessment office reminds the public that the deadline for filing new agricultural dedication petitions is July 1.

This program provides a real-property-tax incentive in exchange for a 10- or 20-year commitment to commercial farming.

For more information, visit and click on the “Forms & Instructions” tab, where the form “Petition to Dedicate Agricultural Land to Commercial Farming” is located. The form details the filing requirements and program rules.

For questions, call the property technical officer at 808-241-4232 or email

The Real Property Assessment office is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays except county holidays. No appointments are necessary.


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