Irish Tax Changes

Ireland’s Finance Department has just launched a consultation with possible upcoming changes to the country’s gambling tax laws. According to Tax-News.com, this consultation will operate under the Tax Strategy Group Process and will thoroughly review the introduction of Ireland’s current duty plans to improve betting exchanges since 2015. Due to continue until June 19, this […]
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Tribal Casinos Competition

One would think that groups of people that had suffered centuries of persecution and discrimination would be natural allies. And in some cases perhaps they would be, but when it comes to the highly lucrative casino industry, all bets are off. The “sovereign nation” status of officially recognized “Indian” tribes in the United States has […]
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Poker Legislation

A recent bill wishing to regulate online casinos has just cleared a couple of top Pennsylvania Senate committees last Tuesday, placing it in the way of a potential full- Senate vote. Earlier forms of this legislation cleared the House last month as well, a crucial step in advancing the bill to where it now stands. […]
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Crown Resorts Announces Sale of Stake in Melco Resorts Venture

The Australian casino developer Crown Resorts is selling its stake in a joint venture with Melco Resorts & Entertainment, both parties announced early in May. That’s true even though the two companies have been working together for over ten years. (Melco recently rebranded itself from Melco Crown to Melco Resorts & Entertainment). Melco itself operates […]
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