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Karlsruhe court rules German betting shop tax unconstitutional

28th May 2015 8:41 am GMT
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The Administrative Court of Karlsruhe has ruled that a proposed tax on betting shops in municipalities across the states of Nordrhein-Westphalia and Baden-Württemberg is unconstitutional, potentially blocking its introduction.

The so-called betting shop tax was to be introduced in municipalities including Hagen and Gronau in Nordrhein-Westphalia, with shops taxed at a rate of €200 per square metre of retail space, on top of an existing tax on bets placed.

It would only [...]

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