- Bingo gallery fights back to take a full house: business leaders charge unjust tax for game’s reject.
As any seasoned player can tell you, winning streaks will last solely see you later. Till recently, the bingo halls of England were abuzz with the optimism of associate business that had almost cemented its place as a national establishment. However, the favored numbers game, that even impressed a vocabulary all of its own, has fallen on difficulty.
Bingo business leaders are warning that the sport is a very major reject, and next day can invoke Chancellor George Osborne to cut the “unjust bingo tax” they declare is holding the trade back from revival. They complain that despite it being one in every of the softest types of gambling, it’s one in every of the retributory tax regimes and can’t recover VAT on capital investment.