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Quick Fact – Tips Taxable

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The Ninth U.S. Court of Appeals in San Francisco, California ruled any tips, or tokes, that individuals give to casino dealers is a form of taxable income.

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  1. Dennis H Campbell

    This is when tip splitting began as the government pressured the casinos to track tips. My mom was a dealer and they sure didn’t like what was happening. Whether you brought in the tips or not, everybody got the same amount.
    I Love this site. Keep it up

  2. admin

    Hi Dennis,
    I can understand where your mom was coming from! Thanks so much for following the blog and commenting and for your kind words. Take care,

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