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Slot stakes in the firing line

Shares in the UK-listed gambling companies took a sharp dive on Monday 4 November 2019 after the release of a report on harm-related gambling from the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG).

By |2019-11-14T15:02:52+00:00November 14th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Slot stakes in the firing line

Government targets winning gamblers

The prospect of a 12% tax on winnings under EUR 500 in Italy was reported by the country’s media in October, having had a preview of the government’s plans for the 2020 Budget. It was also reported that this winnings tax would increase in line with the winnings, up to a rate of 23% for the larger lottery jackpots. But these proposals in Italy are by no means exceptional. Across the world governments are seeking to take money off winning punters.

By |2019-10-25T15:05:54+01:00October 25th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Government targets winning gamblers