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Kenyan legislators vote to abandon 20% sportsbetting turnover tax

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In Kenya and federal legislators have reportedly passed a measure that would eliminate the controversial 20% turnover tax local online sportsbetting operators have been required to pay since 2018. According to a report from CalvinAyre.com, the contentious duty applies to the total sum including stake bookmakers pay winners following the conclusion of a wager ...

SportPesa to reconsider options in Kenyan sportsbetting market

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British online sportsbook operator SportPesa has reportedly announced that it is to reconsider its options in Kenya after a local appeals court ruled against a government policy that had instituted a 20% tax on all stakes returned to winning players. According to a report from GamblingInsider.com, last month’s ruling from the Kenyan Tax Appeals ...