In the Media
Quoted: Ripps, Alexander, Federal Court: Online Poker Companies Are Financial Institutions Under Bank Secrecy Act, Bloomberg BNA Daily Tax Report, 109 DTR K-3, June 6, 2014 [subscription required].
Quoted: Ferrara, David, Winning Online Poker Players Must Confront Taxes, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Apr. 3, 2014.
Quoted: Ripps, Alexander, Tax Court Says Professional Gambler Can’t Claim Racing Takeouts as Deductions, Bloomberg BNA Daily Tax Report, 48 DTR K-3, Mar. 12, 2014 [subscription required].
Quoted: Rodriguez, Natalie, 3 Tests Facing 1st Cross-State Online Gambling Deal, Law360, Feb. 28, 2014 [subscription required].
Quoted: Rodriguez, Natalie, Multistate Online Gambling Compacts Come With Legal Risks, Law360, Jan. 22, 2014 [subscription required].
Quoted: Bogdan, Jennifer, State Suspends PokerStars’ Application for Web Gambling, Press of Atlantic City, Dec. 11, 2013.
Speaker, “Gambling & Gaming Issues,” New York State Society of CPAs, Nassau Chapter, 61st All-Day Taxation Conference, Dec. 7-8, 2013.
Speaker, “IRS & NYS Collections Update, New York State Society of CPAs, Staten Island Chapter, Annual Taxation Conference, Nov. 12, 2013.
Panelist, “Devising Tax Models for Sharing Tax Revenue Between the States,” World Regulatory Briefing, Oct. 22-23, 2013.
Bluff Magazine “Rundown #1″ Podcast, Sept. 20, 2013, available at http://www.bluff.com/news/the-rundown-1-ty-stewart-adam-pliska-brad-polizzano-48390/.
Quoted: Grove, Chris, Harry Reid’s Nuclear Option – for Online Gambling, Online Poker Report, Aug. 9, 2013.
Quoted: Ripps, Alexander, Foreign Gamblers Hit Jackpot: Losses Can Be Deducted, Appeals Court Says, Daily Tax Report, 132 DTR K-2, July 10, 2013.
Campbell, Jon, What Now for the New Jersey Sports Betting Case?, Covers.com, Jan. 24, 2013.
Quoted: Todd, Aaron, WSOP Prep: Tax Implications of Staking/Profit-Sharing Agreements, Casino City Times, May 14, 2012.
Quoted: Bell, Kay, Win a Super Bowl Bet? It’s Taxable, Bankrate.com, Feb. 1, 2012.
Taxation of Gambling in U.S. and Canada, Gaming Law News with Casino Enterprise Management, Sept. 15, 2011, available at http://www.casinoenterprisemanagement.com/podcasts/gaming-law-news-stu-hoegner-brad-polizzano
Tax Court Ruling Favors Professional Gamblers, PokerLifestyleDesign.com, Mar. 22, 2011.