Economics of Gambling in UK

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The UK ‘s gaming and betting markets are well developed, with arguably the exception oftheir casino industry, which is undergoing considerable change as a result of the recentlycreated Gaming Act 2005, and the National Lottery, which came into existence in … Read More

How to Register for Self Assessment in London, UK

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You should register with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) if you need to complete a Self Assessment tax return. For example you may have started self-employment or letting property. HMRC will then decide if you need a tax return. If … Read More

Casual, or part-time working, in UK

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More than one job If a worker has: more than one job works for a number of different people for a few days or weeks at a time it is necessary to answer the questions for each job. If the … Read More

Self-employed workers in UK

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There is a large minority of individuals in the UK whose working arrangements are prone to difficulties when establishing employment status. These workers commonly fall between definitions of ””employee”” and ””self employed”” but are generally classified as legally ‘self-employed’. While … Read More

Sportsbook

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Sportsbook at Wynn Las Vegas, during Super Bowl XLII, February 2008 A sportsbook (sometimes abbreviated as book) or a race and sports book is a place where a gambler can wager on various sports competitions, including football, basketball, baseball, hockey, … Read More

Online bingo

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Online bingo is the game of bingo (US|UK) played on the Internet. Online bingo is a multi billion dollar business. Unlike balls used in regular bingo halls, online bingo sites use a random number generator. Online bingo halls usually offer … Read More

Business Aspects of Housie

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In New Zealand and Australia, housie is often used a fundraiser by churches, sports teams, and other groups, and raffles are sold before the game. Bingo, as housie is known as in the UK (not to be confused with the … Read More

Google will allow advertising for online gambling in UK

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Google received the highest approval, from the Queen, to allow companies to buy sponsored links for the online gambling in UK. Google stopped advertising online gambling in the search results pages in 2004 after the US Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement … Read More

Lottery machine

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A lottery machine is the machine used to draw the winning numbers for a lottery.Early lotteries were done by drawing numbers, or winning tickets, from a container. In the UK, numbers of winning Premium Bonds (which were not strictly a … Read More

Bingo card

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Bingo cards are used to play various bingo games, including U.S. style bingo and U.K. style Housie. Cards are usually made of cardboard or non-reusable paper, but more and more bingo halls are beginning to use computerized cards. Bingo cards … Read More

Sportsbook

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A sportsbook (sometimes abbreviated as book) or a race and sports book is a place where a gambler can wager on various sports competitions, including football, basketball, baseball, hockey, soccer, horse racing and boxing. The method of betting varies with … Read More

UK white list for online gambling advertising, updated

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U.K. Gambling Act of 2005 went into effect Sept. 1, 2007, restricting online gambling advertising to only those companies based in the United Kingdom or other countries in the European Economic Area. The EEA consists of the 27 countries in … Read More

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