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- Nevada sportsbooks seek repeal of federal tax on sports betting handle
August 26, 2014
A Nevada politician has proposed federal legislation that would repeal a tax on sports betting handle. Rep. Dina Titus, a Democrat, has written a three-paragraph bill that seeks to eliminate the 0.0025% tax the Internal Revenue Service imposes on sports betting wagers. Based on the $3.6b in wagers handled by...
- Gaming execs lobby spotlight-seeking Washington pols on internet gambling
July 28, 2013
On Wednesday, the American Gaming Association (AGA) hosted its annual Gaming Industry Washington Fly-In event, in which high-ranking gaming execs hob-nob with federal politicians in a day-long effort to advance policies favorable to the industry. Among the notables gripping and grinning through this year’s junket were MGM Resorts CEO Jim...
Kangwon Land casino paying problem gamblers to stay away
March 24, 2017