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Italy’s Provinces seek compensation on duties of the Reorganisation Decree

Italy

The Presidents and Councillors of Italy’s 20 autonomous regions and 100 municipalities have been advised to support the government’s plans to reorganise gambling. The plea was cited by the Conferenza Unificata (CU), the body charged with fostering cooperation between the Italian state and the governments of autonomous regions and municipalities. The CU has reviewed the government’s reorganisation decrees for land-based …

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Italy approves Reorganisation Decree for Online Gambling

SBC News Italy approves Reorganisation Decree for Online Gambling

Italy will undertake a sweeping reform of its online gambling laws in 2024, as the government approved the ‘Reorganisation Decree‘ mandate needed to settle long-standing industry conflicts. On Tuesday, the government declared that it had approved the terms of the Reorganisation Decree, as proposed by the Ministry of the Economy and Finance (MEF). The Decree will see Italian gambling undertake …

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MEF calls on overhaul of Italy’s stagnant online gambling laws 

Italy

Sweeping changes loom on the horizon for Italy’s online gambling sector, as the Ministry of the Economy and Finance (MEF) is set to publish a preliminary decree of amendments and resolutions.  Of significance, the MEF’s decree will demand the government review Italy’s existing online gambling laws, marking the sector’s first regulatory evaluation since the authorisation of online gambling in 2011. …

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EGBA: Italy’s €1bn black market loss should end Dignity Decree ad-ban 

Maarten Haijer, Secretary General of EGBA

The European Gaming & Betting Association (EGBA) is monitoring developments related to Italy’s online gambling marketplace being impacted by black market activities. Concerns follow a recent investigation by La Gazzetta dello Sport, which documented that the total Italian wagers placed on the black market (land-based and online) are estimated at €25bn per year. The report cited that of the estimated …

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ADM to fix Italian conflicts on Palpable Errors and Bonus Management

SBC News ADM to fix Italian conflicts on Palpable Errors and Bonus Management

ADM, Italy’s Customs and Monopolies Agency, has announced that it has begun work on ‘two new decrees’ to settle long running sports betting related disputes.    The agency which oversees the licensing and governance of the Italian gambling sector announced that it will update industry rules on ‘Palpable Errors’ and ‘Bonus Management’ – two areas that have conflicted Italy’s online bookmakers …

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Italy approves phase-1 of gambling overhaul 

SBC News Italy approves phase-1 of gambling overhaul 

 Italy will undertake a comprehensive overhaul of its gambling laws, as Parliament has officially authorised the approval of the ‘Tax Delegation Law’.  The legislation recognises Italian gambling as a sector requiring a “reorganisation of tax duties and the introduction of new player protection measures that aim to create a more transparent and accountable industry”. As such, the Italian government will …

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Italy to begin generational overhaul of gambling laws  

SBC News Italy to begin generational overhaul of gambling laws  

Italy’s Chamber of Deputies has approved the ‘Tax Delegation Law’, a decree that paves the way for  ‘industry reorganisation’ of the Italian gambling sector. The bill has been forwarded to the Senate for its secondary approval where it is expected to face no challenges in its passage into law.  Backing the mandate, Deputy Minister for the Economy Maurizio Leo expressed …

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StanleyBet rebrands to celebrate 65 years of European heritage 

SBC News StanleyBet rebrands to celebrate 65 years of European heritage 

StanleyBet Group has celebrated 65-years since establishing its business by restyling its heritage brand, to be used across all active divisions and markets.  The firm, which started as a sole bookmaker in 1958, has undertaken a modification of its brand with the inclusion of new colours to honour historical events. StanleyBet’s operational history has seen the firm manage Europe’s largest …

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Italy’s Treasury calls for urgent reorganisation of gambling sector laws

SBC News Italy's Treasury calls for urgent reorganisation of gambling sector laws

The settlement of Italy’s new government under Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni has signalled positive changes for Italian gambling and its need to fix long-standing issues. Six months into Meloni’s premiership, leading the ‘National Conservative’ coalition government, Italy’s gambling sector has been told to prepare for an “industry reorganisation in the coming months”. Positive developments have seen the government assign Treasury …

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Stanleybet pays ADM betting taxes in bid to end Italian licensing dispute 

SBC News Stanleybet pays ADM betting taxes in bid to end Italian licensing dispute 

Stanleybet Group has disclosed that it has paid betting taxes ‘for the first time’ to Italy’s ADM Customs and Monopolies Agency. The heritage pan-European betting group filed an ‘F24 form’ via its Malta subsidiary, required to submit taxes related to its Italian betting shop presence for the period of 1 January to 31 December 2022 – legally by 31 January …

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