In September 2011, a 22 yr previous scholar from Os gained NOK 92.four million on on-line video games. Now, each the District Courtroom and Courtroom of Attraction have dominated that he has to pay taxes on his winnings.
College students from Os reported his winnings on his tax kind , nevertheless, he believed that he mustn’t should pay taxes on it. The IRS was of a unique opinion. He subsequently paid 28 % of his winnings in taxes, however appealed the choice to the Higher Tax Jury. Nonetheless, the jury additionally dominated that he ought to pay taxes on his winnings. The district courtroom thought the identical, and now he has additionally misplaced in Gulating Courtroom of Attraction, based on the newspaper Bergens Tidende.
This implies the tax invoice of 25 million kroner needs to be paid. As well as, he has to pay half of the authorized prices of 30,000 kroner. The remainder will likely be paid by the corporate Betsson.
In Norway solely winnings from the numerous video games of Norwegian Tipping are tax exempt.
Supply: NTB scanpix / Norway In the present day
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