Amaya and PokerStars Sorted Out Tax Disputes in Italy

By | January 17, 2016

Amaya IncAmaya Inc has sorted out the year long Tax Dispute between PokerSatrs and Italy’s tax authorities. The dispute was for the operation of Pokerstars in the country in between 2009 to 2014. According to the reports Amaya Inc is ready to pay €5.9 million to the Italian Tax regulators. According to the statements Amaya has made a “final settlement of the matter” which includes all amounts owing to the Italian regulators.

Previously the gambling regulators of Italy had claimed an amount of €85 million of tax charges at the leading poker brand i.e. PokerStars, which is a subsidiary of Amaya International.

Pokerstars is one of the biggest poker portals in the world and is currently holding a license to operate in Italy by the gambling authority of Italy and it is the fifth largest brand operating in this European country. Hundreds and thousands of online poker are joining PokerStars from Italy every month and that why the dispute took place in nature.

This is a remarkable achievement by the Amaya Inc after sorting out their big tax settlement of $318 million to Apple.

About Amaya:- Amaya Inc (best known as Amaya Gaming Group ) is a Canadian online gambling and gaming company which has its headquarter in Montreal, Quebec . In the year 2014, the company acquired big gambling portals like PokerStars and FullTilt Poker, previously owned by Isai for $4.9 Billion.

Besides poker the company also produces other gambling products which includes online casino, sportsbook platform and slots machines software.

The company operates in North America, Asia, Europe and Latin America and hosts some of the biggest poker festivals like European poker tour, Latin American poker tour, Asia Pacific Poker Tour and many others.

You can also register yourself at PokerStars to participate in real money poker gambling from anywhere in the world except the united states(due to the rules).