An increase of nearly 50% has been levied on GPT which Auto Lotto Processor Software Reviews rises to 22% from 15%. Some in the industry are pointing to this as an attempt by the government to place an even heavier tax burden on a struggling industry.
Some bingo games, such as prize for cash games, were previously given VAT exempt status; under new proposals however the tax rate would rise from its current 15% to 22%. It has also been revealed that VAT is exempt for bingo rather than the Zero rating that many in the industry have been asking for. Ian Burke the chief executive for Rank (Mecca Bingo) commented recently in the Daily Telegraph " I don't understand what the UK land Bingo Industry has done to justify the government's vindictiveness."