Chicago White Sox
Online/offline revenue split
Total number of betting premises
Stake tax take
30% on gaming revenues of land-based video gaming machines
What type of licenses are available?
How many skins are permitted per license?
How do you apply for a license?
What are the integrity fees?
None, but the leagues are pushing hard to ensure they are included in any sports betting regulation in Illinois
What is the current tax rate?
Is there a self-exclusion register in the state?
Yes, details here: http://illinoisalliance.org/self-exclusion-illinois/
Is sports betting regulated or unregulated?
Illinois is currently debating a number of sports betting bills that have broad support. A number of issues are still to be ironed out, and progress is slow, but 2019 is a realistic target
Illinois Gaming Board
801 South Seventh Street
Suite 400 – South
Springfield, Illinois 62703
Governor: Bruce Rauner
Is sports betting permitted online?
No. But Illinois has a number of active bills attempting to change this. Integrity fees with the leagues could prove a sticking point, but a compromise should be found
Is there any specific legislation for daily fantasy sports?
No. Illinois has made several attempts to regulate DFS but has so far failed. The state senate passed a DFS and online gambling bill last year, but there hasn’t been any movement with it in 2018
What legislation, if any, is currently pending?
Ongoing DFS, online gambling and sports betting legislation