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H.R.2268 Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 06, 2009 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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  • 0% of users oppose H.R.2268

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    • Interactive Gaming Council

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    • Poker Players Alliance

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    • Safe and Secure Internet Gambling Initiative

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    • Party Gaming

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    • Focus on the Family

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    • Is Online Sports Betting Legal in the US? Velvet Deck found a way… - December 27, 2010 by Ergonomic Computer Desk - Jim McDermott (D-WA) re-introduced tһе Internet Gambling Regulation аחԁ Tax Enforcement Act (HR 2268) wһісһ wουƖԁ ensure tһаt individual аחԁ corporate taxes owed οח regulated Internet gambling activities аrе collected. ...

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      As noted by Ergonomic Computer Desk on December 27, 2010, "Jim McDermott (D-WA) re-introduced tһе Internet Gambling Regulation аחԁ Tax Enforcement Act (HR 2268) wһісһ wουƖԁ ensure tһаt individual аחԁ corporate taxes owed οח regulated Internet gambling activities аrе collected. ..." (http://ergonomiccomputerdesk.org/211369/is-online-sports-betting-legal-in-the-us-velvet-deck-found-a-way-%C2%A0%C2%A0/)
    • Is Online Sports Betting Legal in the US? Velvet Deck found a way - December 24, 2010 by Bet On Sports - Jim McDermott (D-WA) re-introduced the Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act (HR 2268) which would ensure that individual and corporate taxes owed on regulated Internet gambling activities are collected. ...

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      As noted by Bet On Sports on December 24, 2010, "Jim McDermott (D-WA) re-introduced the Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act (HR 2268) which would ensure that individual and corporate taxes owed on regulated Internet gambling activities are collected. ..." (http://betonsports.newbieknowhow.com/2010/12/25/is-online-sports-betting-legal-in-the-us-velvet-deck-found-a-way/)
    • Rep Barney Frank Chairs Which Committee | BARN TRUSS - December 21, 2010 by BARN TRUSS - Jim McDermott (D-WA) re-introduced the Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act (H.R. 2268) which would ensure that individual and corporate taxes owed on regulated Internet gambling activities are collected. ...

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      As noted by BARN TRUSS on December 21, 2010, "Jim McDermott (D-WA) re-introduced the Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act (H.R. 2268) which would ensure that individual and corporate taxes owed on regulated Internet gambling activities are collected. ..." (http://www.barntruss.com/rep-barney-frank-chairs-which-committee/)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • pocketfives.com Podcast Talks Barney Frank's Internet Gambling Bill - May 06, 2009 by PocketFives.com - In addition, a bill similar to Congressman Jim mcdermott's (D-WA) recently-unveiled Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act (HR 2268) will need ...

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      As noted by PocketFives.com on May 06, 2009, "In addition, a bill similar to Congressman Jim mcdermott's (D-WA) recently-unveiled Internet Gambling Regulation and Tax Enforcement Act (HR 2268) will need ..." (http://www.pocketfives.com/online-poker-scene/pocketfives-com-podcast-talks-barney-frank-s-internet-gambling-bill-4229440)
    • - May 06, 2009 by Poker News Daily - In terms of how the costs can be passed onto the end consumer, HR 2268 states that the 2% fee “may not be deducted from the amounts available as deposits by ...

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      As noted by Poker News Daily on May 06, 2009, "In terms of how the costs can be passed onto the end consumer, HR 2268 states that the 2% fee “may not be deducted from the amounts available as deposits by ..." (http://www.dailytech.com/Government+Reconsiders+Ban+on+Internet+Gambling/article15068.htm)
    • - May 06, 2009 by Poker News Daily - In terms of how the costs can be passed onto the end consumer, HR 2268 states that the 2% fee “may not be deducted from the amounts available as deposits by ...

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      As noted by Poker News Daily on May 06, 2009, "In terms of how the costs can be passed onto the end consumer, HR 2268 states that the 2% fee “may not be deducted from the amounts available as deposits by ..." (http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2009/05/06/lawmakers-bet-internet-gambling-legislation)
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