Scales of Justice: The GBGA launches an additional appropriate challenge, this time up against the point of consumption taxation.
The Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association (GBGA) has launched a 2nd challenge to the new British Gambling Bill, AKA the Gambling (Licensing & Advertising) Act, having seen its initial challenge thrown out of London High Court earlier in the month.
Even though the company’s first challenge contested the Act itself, the demand that is new a judicial review focuses solely on the brand new point of consumption income tax, which, being a income tax issue rather than a certification issue, has been going right on through separate appropriate procedures.
The idea of usage tax will introduce a 15 per cent duty on all gambling operators that want to activate with the market that is british each of whom must additionally be certified and regulated in britain.
Again, the GBGA will argue that the legislation is unlawful and that the idea of consumption income tax breaches Article 56 of the Treaty on the Functioning associated with European Union, which deals with the movement that is free of across borders between EU member states.
‘This tax is a restriction on the conditions of services,’ said the GBGA. ‘There are no equivalent precedents of this British federal Government seeking to tax entities abroad in respect of the supply of solutions into the united kingdom without g Continue reading “GBGA Takes on UK Gambling Bill Point of Consumption Tax”