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Gaming in Germany Newsletter: State aid complaint may delay proposed online gaming tax regime

As we reported earlier, Germany’s Federal Council (Bundesrat), which represents the sixteen federal states, recently approved a legislative proposal to tax online poker and virtual slot machines at 5.3% of player stakes (minus other expenses). In order to enter into force, the proposal must next be approved by the federal parliament (Bundestag). Despite the necessity… Read More »