Germany Tax System
Blog-EN 16-07-2021

iGaming Tax – Germany Introduces New Regime

As you should already be aware, the Federal Council presented the controversial Glücksspielneuregulierungstaatsvertrag – GlüStV 2021 just now. Despite their vast criticism from the industry experts, state legislators were confident that they would get the necessary number of votes to pass the bill, which includes introducing a new iGaming tax in Germany. The Christian Democratic […]

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Betfair Leaves Germany
Blog-EN 15-07-2021

Betfair Exchange Exits German market

Sad news for german players, rumors turned out to be true – Betfair Exchange will be leaving the German market for good. The plan of the German online gaming market is changing with the introduction of new tax legislation known as GlüStV 2021. A 5.3% tax on turnover both on online casino betting and poker […]

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ISTG 2021
Blog-EN 08-07-2021

GlüStV 2021 – What’s Next?

The gaming industry in Germany is under pressure, and this topic remains a political and moral issue in 2021 in the daily life of one of the most developed countries. The State Agreement on Gambling (GlüStV 2021) was the legal framework in Germany, adopted by 15 out of 16 German states in 2012. Its main […]

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Oasis Self-Exclusion System
Blog-EN 06-07-2021

OASIS – German self-exclusion system

The new Interstate Treaty on Online Gambling (GlüStV 2021) officially legalized online gambling in Germany following its launch on July 1st, 2021. With many operators anticipating the new laws, the first batch of online casinos already got certified. According to the Bundestag OASIS – a German self-exclusion system for gamblers should have gone live on the […]

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Colonists German Nolimit
Blog-EN 30-06-2021

First German licensed casinos (2021)

The first German licensed casinos and poker operators are named! As you may know, Germany’s long-awaited and ruptured path to consolidated gambling regulations has finally come to an end. 15 online poker and betting sites received licenses on October 12, including GVC Holdings and Bet365. Since 2018 casino, online poker, and betting companies have been […]

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German Gambling Treaty
Blog-EN 30-06-2021

GlüStV what German players think about it

In March 2020, the 16 federal states of Germany unanimously decided to adopt the fourth Interstate Treaty on Gambling (GlüStV 2021), scheduled to come into effect on July 1st, 2021. The new legislation lays out the framework for the regulation and licensing regime of sports betting, virtual slots, online poker, and online casino games. As […]

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Blog-EN 29-06-2021

MGA VS Curacao – Who would win?

MGA vs Curacao is quite a frequently addressed topic by industry experts. Well, considering the fact that you are reading this, you obviously are either already familiar with online casino licenses or just now researching the topic. When it comes to online casino licenses, Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) and Curacao Gambling licenses are two of […]

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