Dutch MPs are discussing rules which would slap new taxes on ALL games of chance — including those provided by “illegal” online casinos. This is the second in six months the Senate has debated online gaming. In April, a plan to give the state-owned Holland Casino EXCLUSIVE rights to provide online gaming was chucked out […]

A slot-machine operator hit by new laws which TREBLED its tax bill has been bailed out by a private equity firm. JVH Gaming — the biggest gaming arcade operator in the Netherlands — ran up debts of £235 MILLION after the Dutch government increased gaming taxes from 11 per cent to 29 per cent. Budget […]