Unibet could be compelled to restrict their poker providing to the German market on July 1 if a proposed turnover tax comes into impact.
The proposed 5.3% tax on poker turnover would be deemed too aggressive for top quantity codecs to be viable.
As a consequence, if the tax comes into impact, Unibet will disable cash games and SNGs for German players. The loyalty program would additionally be disabled for them.
Hexapro and MTTs will nonetheless be accessible to German players as Unibet will cowl the extra taxes, nevertheless this stays topic to change.
German players who transfer to one other nation could have to create a brand new Unibet account, however all balances, tickets, bonus factors and bonuses will be transferred over to the brand new account.
Unused SNG tickets will be transformed to bonus factors. Unused cash recreation tickets will be transformed to cash if 50% of the flop necessities are met. Active and pending bonuses will be transformed to bonus factors, topic to necessities, if the participant’s major recreation was cash games or SNGs.
All of that is topic to change however Unibet have confirmed their plans upfront to give players loads of time to put together. Do not be shocked if different main operators do one thing related within the coming months.
If you could have any questions our Unibet consultant Andy will reply your questions in a devoted thread in our boards.