Makai Innovations, Inc. doing business as  Kama’aina Business Services in Hawaii Welcomes You!

Just like designing and building a house, every business needs to be designed and built according to a master plan. That plan begins with structuring the entity that best suits the goals of the business management. As a full service business services firm, we can help you design and build the business that you envision.

We are not just another tax firm that engages you occasionally with mundane yet essential tasks.  We are here to help you bring about goals that will financially support your employees and their families for however long that financial need exists.The world’s economy has been hit hard over the past few years and the comeback is slow and tedious.  Some say there must be a return to other currencies and others say that it is impossible to do so.

The U. S. still seems to be the pivotal moving force for whatever direction the world’s economy goes, but only time will tell how we turn the bad economy or how we deal with it in times to come.  In the interim, life must continue in some manner or other. Therefore, those entrepreneurs whose life’s blood is spilled in the throes of building small businesses, continue to search for adjustments to their existing or former businesses and/or to make total changes to other types of businesses….seeking to meet the needs that are now apparent.We, too, are entrepreneurs and we have not quit.

We have diversified in various ways and we journey forward, as we know that success is not a destination, but a journey.

We welcome you to join us as a member of our client family.  Allow us to help you by doing what we do best, while you do what you do best .Together we can reach your goals and help you handle the challenges that we know best how to handle.  As a team, we both prove successful in doing business and providing for our families.

Check out our website and see what you think about us. When you have explored our pages, give us a call and let us learn more about you and your business ventures.  We would like to become a team player with you and your company.

We specialize in small to medium sized businesses. We offer our services to U. S. citizens doing business both here in America and in other worldwide locations.  We offer our services to individual U. S. citizens living abroad and we offer our services to citizens of other governments who do business or live inside the boundaries of the United States of America and its territories.We look forward to speaking to you soon. Feel free to make use of any information or forms offered at our website.


Sandra Jones
President, Makai Innovations, Inc., Parent Company

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The Difference Between Tax Evasion and Tax Avoidance is Tax Planning…and,

Judge Learned Hand, circa 1910.

Federal Judge Learned Hand (circa 1910)

Federal Judge Learned Hand said in Helvering vs Gregory 69F (2d Cir. 1934), “anyone may so arrange his affairs that his taxes shall be as low as possible:  he is not bound to choose that pattern which will best pay the treasury: there is not even a patriotic duty to increase one’s taxes.”

THIS CASE WAS AFFIRMED by the U. S. Supreme Court in Gregory vs Helvering, 293 U. S. 454 (1935).   The U. S. Supreme court further agreed, “The Legal right of a taxpayer to decrease the amount of what otherwise would be his taxes, or altogether avoid them by means which the law permits, cannot be doubted”.