Chris Haley, Managing Director of Dransfields, reflects on current trends and opportunities.
Non-commercial private members clubs should take advantage of the the tax-free status of Category B3A machines - but note that only one machine of this category is allowed in a club.
Chris Haley, Managing Director of Dransfields, explains about the results of the government’s consultation in relation to gaming machine taxation.
The government has reaffirmed its intention to replace Amusement Machine Licence Duty and Vat on machine takings with a new tax, Machine Games Duty (MGD).
It will apply to any machine where the player inserts a stake into a machine in the hope of winning a cash prize higher than the stake (excepting the B3A machine).