Monday May 5,2014 : SWISS DRAFT GAMBLING BILL IN CONSULTATION
 
Closes August 20, 2014
 
Online gambling, tax exemption on all winnings and the preservation of casino operator taxes are included in the Swiss Federal Council's newly launched consultation of a draft gambling law proposal that would replace existing law dating December 18, 1998.
 
The draft legalization also introduces stronger measures to combat gambling addiction and money laundering while moving towards a cohesive alignment of tax regulations, said tax-news.com.
 
The Swiss Federal Council's consultation will end August 20, 2014.