Oregon Senator Tries To Kill Mobile Sports Betting

Oregon Senator Tries To Kill Mobile Sports Betting

Sen. Mark Hass has amended HB 3389 to bar mobile sports betting in the state. HB 3389 is a lottery privacy measure otherwise unrelated to sports wagering. The bill is not expected to pass. SALEM, Ore. – Sports betting is already technically legal in Oregon, as it...
Texas Proposal Would Add Sales Tax To Sports Bets

Texas Proposal Would Add Sales Tax To Sports Bets

HB 1275 would tax each wager at a rate of 6.25 percent. Texas would have an effective sports betting tax of nearly three times what Pennsylvania collects. With a 36% tax on revenue, PA currently has the highest rate of sportsbook taxation on earth. AUSTIN, Texas –...