IRISH BUDGET 2019: BETTING TAX TO DOUBLE TO 2% AND TAX ON BETTING EXCHANGES INCREASED

The Irish Times and others on 9th October confirmed that the 2019 Irish Budget includes a doubling of betting tax to 2% from January in a move to raise almost €52 million a year.  The Government is also increasing its take from the commission earned by betting exchanges, which match punters who bet against each other, from 15% to 25%.

https://www.irishtimes.com/business/economy/budget-2019-betting-tax-to-double-to-2-1.3657267

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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