Tag Archives: John McMAnus
- JP McManus won’t give up IRS fight over tax on “serious” backgammon wager
June 3, 2016
US tax authorities continue to fight legendary Irish horseracing figure JP McManus over a multimillion dollar backgammon wager. In court papers filed this week, US federal attorneys claim that the argument made by McManus’ attorneys that their client isn’t subject to US withholding tax on gambling winnings “bends the law...
- US insists John McManus not an Irish citizen when he won $17.4M
February 22, 2016
The government of the United States refused to back down on its stance that John McManus was not a resident of Ireland when he won close to $20 million from gambling in the United States, even though the businessman held an Irish passport. The 64-year-old investor, racehorse owner and gambler...
- Racehorse owner John McManus wants $5.22M tax refund from US
September 3, 2015
John McManus, one of Ireland’s richest, has a $5.22 million problem. The 64-year-old Irish businessman is going after the United States government that he claimed has “wrongfully withheld” $5.22 million to cover the taxes of his $17.4 million gambling winnings. Website Law360 reported that McManus filed a complaint at the U.S. Court...
Indian cricket team banned from visiting casinos in Australia
January 18, 2016