Iowa

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Marketing deals

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Sports teams/franchises

There are no major league sports teams in Iowa

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Online/offline revenue split

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Amounts wagered

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Total number of betting premises

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What type of licenses are available?

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How many skins are permitted per license?

Two

 

How do you apply for a license?

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What are the integrity fees?

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What is the current tax rate?

6.75% tax rate on sports betting revenue.

 

Is there a self-exclusion register in the state?

Yes, available here: http://www.iowagaming.org/responsible_gaming/self-exclusion.aspx

Is sports betting legal? 

Yes

Governor Kim Reynolds signed bill S 617 in May, legalizing sports betting for the state’s 19 casinos both in-person and online. Up to two skins will be allowed per licensee.

 

Regulator details

Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission

DMACC Capitol Center

1300 Des Moines Street, Suite 100

Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone: 515-281-7352

irgc@iowa.gov

https://irgc.iowa.gov

 

Chair: Kristine Kramer

 

Is sports betting permitted online?

Yes, mobile betting is legal but there is an in-person registration requirement.

 

Is there any specific legislation for daily fantasy sports?

Yes, DFS was also legalized as part of bill S 617.

 

What legislation, if any, is currently pending?

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