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EU MOVES TOWARDS STANDARDIZED REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR ONLINE GAMBLING

Pursuant to the Regulation 1025/2012 of the European Parliament and European Council on European Standardization and the 2012 communication of the European Commission named Towards a Comprehensive Framework for Online Gambling and after the months of consultations...

TAX RELIEFS TO GAMBLING ANNOUNCED BY SPANISH GOVERNMENT

Tax cuts for various forms of betting and gambling have been announced in Spain this week, as central government introduced the Draft Budget Bill which envisions taxing the industry’s majority of the product line-up at a more...

THE FIRST READING OF DRAFT GAMING BILL UNDERWAY IN MALTESE PARLIAMENT

After the eight-month long public consultation with more than 50 interested parties directly involved, the Draft Bill designed to tie up, uniform and facilitate the gaming legislation has been presented in Maltese Parliament on March 13th. Along...

BELGIAN CONSTITUTIONAL COURT: ONLINE OPERATORS TO BE VAT-EXEMPT

Massive step closer to another legal victory of the Industry was taken in Belgium, whose Constitutional Court, declared that the country’s online licensees have so far been unconstitutionally subject to the provisions of value-added taxation (VAT). The...