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May 24, 2017 · Filed Under CASINO HIGHLIGHTS, Featured, Online Gambling News 

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Review of Betting Tax in Ireland by Department of Finance

The Irish Government Department of Finance Publishes Details of Proposed Review of the Irish Betting Tax Regime

Review of Betting Tax in Ireland by Department of FinanceA betting tax review is being looked at, and acted on by the Irish Government Department of Finance after the commitment by Oireachtas, Minister of State, Eoghan Murphy discussed and included it in the Finance Bill 2016. The proposed steps are part of the Tax Strategy Group 2017.

The review will mainly focus on the betting tax regime of 2015. It will also focus on what type of impact it will have with a rate increase of betting duty on Exchequer revenues.  It will also cover the bookmaker industry, and not just sections of the sector, but as a whole including trades in the market and the remote (online) sector.

Submissions are invited on several aspects of the current tax system. Specifically welcomed submissions include the appropriative levels of the equivalent and betting taxes on betting exchange commissions, is the current turnover tax model approached differently with betting exchanges at the same time in the industry and what would the impact have if there was a tax that would tax the punter instead of the bookmaker?

So many questions and ideas that the Irish Government Department of Finance is encouraging submissions before they finalize the review.


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Play NetEnt’s Jazzy New Feline Featured Slot, Copy Cats™

Netent Launches New Copy Cats™ Featuring Free Spins, Bonus Symbols, and a New Copy Cats Feature

Play NetEnt's Jazzy New Feline Featured Slot, Copy Cats™It’s finally here! Copy Cats™ slot is finally live and accessible across Net Entertainment’s platform including mobile and desktop channels. NetEnt teased us last month with a preview of the Feline-themed game. The 5-reel, 25 payline video slot offers free spins, wild substitutions, bonus symbols, stacked wilds and a Copy Cats feature that is backed by the clowder of city roaming felines.

“The release of Copy Cats purrfectly demonstrates the versatility and breadth of appeal offered by the NetEnt games portfolio. The title is full of features, vibrant animations and an easy-listening soundtrack that we’re sure will leave players feline good. It’s certain to be a kitty classic,” Simon Hammon, chief product officer of NetEnt, commented.

There are multiple features to trigger including the Copy Cats feature that can be activated when you spin a full stack of purple, red or blue cats on the first reel. When this is triggered all cat symbols on the other four reels will turn into the same colored cat as is seen on reel one. This then causes new payouts to be formed with the additional cats in play on the screen.

Copy Cats™ also features some of the best high-quality animations accompanied by a jazzy soundtrack and richly vibrant colors.

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Bill H271 Passed, But Faces High Tax Rate for Gambling Industry

May 24, 2017 · Filed Under Online Gambling Laws, Online Gambling News 

There’s Good and Bad News for Online Gambling in Pennsylvania

Good and bad news for online gambling in Pennsylvania surfaced today. The good news first! The online gambling bill to legalize and regulate casino and online poker activities passed the Senate committees this afternoon, Tuesday, May 23rd. Bill H271 was a shell for gaming reform in the state, but with the provisions including online gambling, it’s no longer a shell it’s a bill that the state has been waiting patiently for, for approval.

The Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee voted 11-3 to forward the bill. It also got the approval and moved right along through the Senate Appropriations Committee the same day.

And, we have the bad news up next! The bad news connected to this bill is that there is a very high tax rate attached to it. The tax rate is so high it threatens the online gambling industry in the state. It’s the highest so far for any regulated online market.

Some of the provisions and high tax rate examples included in the bill. Online slot machines and table games will be taxed at a 54% rate. Online poker will be taxed at 16% for all revenues.

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Looks Like Trouble for Paysafe Group Plc in Turkey

May 23, 2017 · Filed Under Gambler's Report, Online Gambling News 

Turkey Implements Strict Laws Governing its Payment Processing Industry with Severe Penalties

Recent reports confirm there is trouble for the Paysafe Group Plc in Turkey. With Turkey’s new strict laws governing the industry’s payment processing, there will be severe penalties and punishment for non-compliance. The strict penalties include three to five years of imprisonment.

The Paysafe Group has filed a grievance regarding the regulatory laws saying it only operators and a minimal in the country and that they focus only on servicing video game operators who utilize their products via a “Limited Network Exemption”, but is this true? There have been around 38 online gambling websites discovered that advertise the payment processors products including Ukash, NETeller, Skrill and the Paysafe Card.

Now, if you remember sometime two years ago that Paysafe claimed and reported to have shut Ukash down? This isn’t true, there have been confirmations of the company offering its Ukash product with Turkish players and online gambling operators.

Turkey is strict and serious with their enforcements of online gambling laws and regulations. Government officials along with gaming authorities are seeking out the leaders and head of operations in the UK that continue to target Turkish players. The penalties and consequences aren’t worth the trouble in the region.

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Malta Gaming Authority Suspends Yet Another Remote Gaming License

May 23, 2017 · Filed Under Gambler's Report, Online Gambling News 

Sunderlands Online Limited Receives Suspension from Malta Gaming Authority

The Malta Gaming Authority suspended yet another remote gaming license this week. The latest suspension belongs to Sunderland’s Online Limited, license MGA/CL/101/2000. The MGA ruled an indefinite suspension as of May 19th for the operator demanding all new player registrations be stopped as well as suspending all transactions on all websites owned under the license this includes all deposits and withdrawals of winnings for player accounts.

The MGA has declined any further comments about the investigation to avoid compromising the review of the operator. The Authority has also ordered the operator to submit all requested documentation and data in a timely manner so the investigation can be completed.

The gaming authority has released a statement telling players who seem to have a balance and outstanding payments that are due to them to regarding all websites owned under the mentioned license to email them with the following information- Name and Surname, Date of Birth, Registered Address, Telephone Number, Copy of Passport or ID Card, Description of Product; meaning if it’s a casino or sportsbook, User Name of the website and to take a Screenshot of their Balance or Cash Outs that are pending.

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Benvenuto Yggdrasil, After Brand Integration with GVC Gioco Digitale

Following Successful Integration with GVC Holding’s Gioco Digitale brand, Yggdrasil Gaming Makes Debut in Italy

 Benvenuto Yggdrasil, After Brand Integration with GVC Gioco DigitaleYggdrasil announced their entrance into the Italian market in January after partnering with GVC Holdings’ Italian-facing gaming brands. The gaming provider is pleased to announce more good news as the companies slots are now live in Italy for the first time. The games were launched successfully across GVC Holding’s Gioco Digitale brand.

Yggdrasil released 11 games from their platform, all HTML5 titles that have been certified under Italian regulations. Of the 11 games released, they have included their popular HTML 5 titles certified under Italian regulations, which include Biclceta, Incinerator, Dark Joker Rizes, Vikings Go Wild, and Nirvana.

CEO of Yggdrasil Gaming, Fredrik Elmqvist said,

“This is a very special moment as the Italian market has seen a significant increase in mobile gaming in recent years. Yggdrasil can boast one of the best mobile game interfaces in the industry, so we are excited to see how customers react to our titles. The integration has been smooth and together with GVC we are now working to get Yggdrasil games on up in the near future.”

Liron Snir, Chief Product Officer for GVC Holdings added to the comments saying,

“We are thrilled to be the first operator to bring Yggdrasil games to the Italian market. It has been a pleasure to work with the Yggdrasil team throughout what has been a straightforward integration process, and we look forward to seeing how these fantastic titles perform.”

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Alabama Regulation Bill H 354 Won’t Happen, No DFS in State

May 22, 2017 · Filed Under Daily Fantasy Sports, Online Gambling News 

Daily Fantasy Sports in Alabama Isn’t Going to Happen Anytime Soon as State Denies New Bill

Alabama Regulation Bill H 354 Won't Happen, No DFS in StateUnfortunately for Alabama X doesn’t mark the spot for Daily Fantasy Sports activities approval. Unfortunately, Friday night the State’s Legislature denied legislation of activities with the DFS bill being stuck in Senate now for an indefinite time.

Bill H 354 didn’t have time to make it through all the necessary channels to get approved. It made it through the state House after some debate, it passed by a thin margin, but was the last subject to be discussed last Wednesday along with some amendments. This is as far as it will go with no vote being held on the matter when legislature adjourned last week.

This isn’t the news observers wanted to hear! It’s been noted that there may be a special session sometime in the near future, but it’s not promising that the DFS proposal would be on that agenda. If it doesn’t follow through this makes it the second time it’s been a big fail with defeat with both attempts.

Observers are speculating that lawmakers were influenced for the second year in a row by Luther Strange, State Attorney General. Strange’s opinion on DFS activities being illegal and considered gambling with the current laws in the state may be the reason why the proposal keeps getting pushed to the side.

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Take PlaynGo’s New Multifruit 81 for a Test Spin

May 22, 2017 · Filed Under Gambler's Report, Online Gambling News, Online Slots, PlaynGo 

Multifruit 81 Set for Release on Play’n Go’s Platform Featuring Wild Multipliers, 81 Pays + 96% Payout

Take PlaynGo's New Multifruit 81 for a Test SpinPlay’n Go is excited to announce the launch of a brand new nostalgic or retro feel slot this week. May 23rd the gaming provider is releasing their latest creation, Multifruit 81 to their games portfolio. The new game is a 4-reel, 81 payline slot that boasts a 96.05% RTP.

The launch will be widespread launching across both mobile and desktop channels. It will offer multiple coin denominations to choose from ranging from 2p up to GBP 100 per spin.

The launch will be across both desktop and mobile delivery channels, playable from as little as 2p to as much as GBP 100 per spin. Play’n Go can pull off the retro feel, more so than other game providers. They implement the modern interpretations while adding bizarre twists and turns which make the games more notable. With that being said, Multifruit 81 features the traditional fruit symbols such as oranges, lemons, cherries, plums, grapes, watermelons, apricots, blueberries, bars, red 7s and of course the joker. The jokers are wild and can deliver up to a 2,520x payout with the wild multiplier feature.

Multifruit 81 is going to be one of those games that are a must-play game! Look for the new retro-themed slot across the Play’n Go platform this week!

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