Are you a business owner in Hawaii? Or, maybe you’re considering launching your next venture in the Alaho State]? Then you’ve come to the right place! Here you’ll find guidance on how to start a business, fund your business, operate your business, hire employees, file for taxes, stay compliant in your state, and more.
Bookmark this page and keep checking back to track new legislation and developments in Hawaii that may affect your company. Now, let’s dive in!
How to register your business in the state of Hawaii
First thing is first: Here is how you register your new business in Hawaii.
Find funding for your Hawaii-based business
Every business, whether new or established, requires funding. Luckily, there are business loans and grants specifically designed for Hawaii-based businesses. Check out the Hawaii business funding page to find a loan or grant that’s a fit for your company.
How to file and pay business taxes in Hawaii
Navigating the tax landscape can be complex—especially for busy business owners. Here is an up-to-date tax guide for Hawaii businesses.
Managing employees in Hawaii
- Here’s the employer’s guide to hiring employees in Hawaii while remaining compliant.
- Are you calculating employee paychecks? Use this Hawaii salary paycheck calculator to determine withholdings and calculate take-home pay for your employees in Hawaii. (We do the math for you.)
- Need to calculate hourly employee paychecks? We’ve got a Hawaii hourly paycheck calculator, too.
|Minimum wage in Hawaii
|SUI tax rate in Hawaii
|Hawaii DOL website
|$12 per hour
$11 minimum tipped wage per hour
|New employer tax rate: 4%
Tax rate range: 0.01% – 6.2%
Wage base: $56,700
|Hawaii Department of Labor and Industrial Relations