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Tax Savings for Accountants with Gambling Clients

CTP

American gaming has boomed since sports betting and online gambling were legalized. Complex tax laws for filing and deducting gambling winnings and losses provide new hurdles for taxpayers. Definitions of gambler categories Gambling winnings are reported differently based on the different categories. Social players rarely bet.

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Tax Tips for Accountants With Gambling Clients

CPA Practice

The legalization of sports betting and online gambling has led to an explosion in gaming across America. With millions trying their luck, complex tax rules for reporting and deducting gambling winnings and losses present new challenges for taxpayers. Gambling losses can be deducted above the line as business expenses.

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IRS Launches Probe Into Fired Ohtani Interpreter’s Theft and Gambling Scandal

CPA Practice

The IRS is investigating the recently fired interpreter for Los Angeles Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani after he was implicated in a scandal involving illegal sports gambling and significant financial theft from his longtime friend. That’s when Mizuhara admitted he had a gambling addiction.

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IRS Launches Probe Into Fired Shohei Ohtani Interpreter’s Gambling and Theft Scandal

CPA Practice

The IRS is investigating the recently fired interpreter for Los Angeles Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani after he was implicated in a scandal involving illegal sports gambling and significant financial theft from his longtime friend. That’s when Mizuhara admitted he had a gambling addiction.

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The IRS and Gambling – The Tax Blotter – June 16, 2023

CPA Practice

Taxpayers can claim a limited deduction for gambling losses, but the IRS keeps close tabs on these write-offs. Gambling losses are deductible only up to the amount of you winnings for the year. Casinos and other gambling payors report earnings on Form W2-G if you win $1,200 or more from your bets. Report all your winnings.

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Mark Cuban Wants Casino Gambling Resorts in Texas

CPA Practice

(via TNS) A Texas Rangers World Series win and hot start to the Dallas Mavericks season would look a lot sweeter to Mark Cuban if Dallas-Fort Worth had one thing: resort-style gambling.

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What are the Tax Implications of Winning Money or Valuable Prizes?

RogerRossmeisl

If you gamble or buy lottery tickets and you’re lucky enough to win, congratulations! Winning at gambling For tax purposes, it doesn’t matter if you win at the casino, a bingo hall or elsewhere. After you celebrate, be aware that there are tax consequences attached to your good fortune.

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