Kaua‘i County Council sets flat tax of $40,000 for Ni‘ihau

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island file

Weather conditions provide a crisp view of Ni‘ihau from the mouth of the Waimea River in this undated photo.

LIHU‘E — The Kaua‘i County Council unanimously approved a bill on Wednesday setting a flat property tax of $40,000 a year for the island of Ni‘ihau.