Tag Archives: george osborne
- UK budget extends General Betting Duty to online casino and bingo free bets
March 16, 2016
UK-licensed online casino and bingo operators will be required to pay tax on their ‘free bet’ offers starting next year. Wednesday saw Chancellor George Osborne (pictured) deliver the UK government’s latest budget proposal, which included a plan to impose the 15% general betting duty (GBD) on all free or discounted...
- George Osborne on Trade Mission with FOBTs Boss
January 13, 2014
George Osborne angers anti-gambling lobbyists, and Nottingham Trent University researchers believe games like Candy Crush Saga are creating the gamblers of the future. The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has come under the fire from anti-gambling groups after The Mirror revealed that he took the manufuacturing kingpin of the...
- Ray Davies talks about Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission
April 19, 2012
Interview with John Spellman of IOM eGaming Plans to change the UK remote gambling taxation system from point of supply to point of consumption were officially confirmed in George Osborne’s budget last week. While this did only confirm what we essentially already knew it doesn’t change the fact that...
- Public firms sweating over UK gambling industry tax plans
March 22, 2012
Publicly traded gaming industry firms that rely on the UK are continuing to lick their wounds this morning as more details have started to emerge on the controversial new online gambling industry tax plan unveiled in George Osborne’s third budget. An article on the FT.com reports the new Point of...
- UK budget includes point of consumption tax
March 21, 2012
UK gambling industry firms are facing a change to the way they’re taxed after Chancellor George Osborne revealed a point of consumption tax would be introduced. Gambling industry firms serving customers in the UK are to be taxed depending on where the customer is located and not where the services...
Ex-Ladbrokes Australia boss to roll-out new online lottery
September 4, 2017
Landing International OKs Les Ambassadeurs Club and Casino sale
September 8, 2017
Genting sizes up possible smaller Star City casino in UK
March 28, 2017