EGBA: German poker and slots tax could shrink channelisation to 51%

Pan-European trade body rails against “punitive” 5.3% turnover tax citing disparity between online and land-based operations

The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) has claimed a 5.3% turnover tax on German online poker and slots could reduce channelisation to the regulated market to as little as 51%. The trade body cited recent survey data from Goldmedia, which suggested as many as 49% of German slots and poker players would move to…

European Gaming And Betting Association | Germany | Online gambling | Online Poker | Slots | Tax