Moscow announced an increase in profits from the gambling business
Legal gambling establishments in Moscow replenished the capital’s treasury by 233 million rubles in 2018.According to the report, in the period from January to September of this year, the amount of tax deductions from legal gambling to the Moscow budget amounted to more than 70 million rubles. The government of the capital of the Russian Federation also confirmed that income growth became possible immediately after the introduction of a special tax in the amount of three million rubles on the activities of processing centers that accept bets for bookmakers, as well as sweepstakes. Meanwhile, the Moscow government is constantly fighting against illegal gambling establishments. First of all, the authorities are working to close illegal unearthly gambling clubs. Recall that the Ministry of Finance of Kuban presented a report stating that casinos located in this region brought more than 507 million to the budget in the period from January to October 2018. But in October, the Kuban casinos were able to transfer about 68 million rubles to the treasury.