Gambling duties


  • Machine Games Duty

    Machine Games Duty (MGD): what you pay it on, how to register, filing your return and changing your details

  • Pay Machine Games Duty

    How to pay Machine Games Duty: payment reference number, online, Bacs or CHAPS, Direct Debit, cheque or your bank

  • Register for gambling tax

    Use this service to register to for General Betting Duty (GBD), [Pool Betting Duty (PBD) or Remote Gaming Duty (RGD).

  • File your gambling tax return

    Log in to your HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) online account and file your General Betting Duty, Pool Betting Duty or Remote Gaming Duty returns

  • Register for Gaming Duty

    Register for Gaming Duty using the online service or the postal form (GD56).

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