Kaua‘i County Council defers rental car tax class bill

Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

An Avis/Budget shuttle pulls out of the Lihu‘e Airport site, Monday while an Enterprise Rent-A-Car shuttle pulls up for its pick up.

Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

An Enterprise Rent-A-Car shuttle picks up a load of clients, Monday while a Hertz shuttle pulls up at the Lihu‘e Airport site.

LIHU‘E — After strong opposition from major rental car companies, the county administration has asked for a deferral of a bill that would create a real property tax classification for rental car operations.