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File #: Ord 17-57    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 1/3/2018
Title: Amending Chapter 402 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code pertaining to local gambling tax.
Sponsors: Russ Stark
Attachments: 1. Gambling Tax Amendment budget attachment.pdf, 2. Minn. Stat. Section 349.213 - Local Authority (2016)
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/10/20181 Mayor's Office Signed  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/3/20181 City Council AdoptedPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/20/20171 City Council Public Hearing Closed; Laid Over to Fourth Reading/Final AdoptionPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/6/20171 City Council Laid Over to Third Reading/Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/15/20171 City Council Laid Over to Second Reading  Action details Meeting details Video Video
Amending Chapter 402 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code pertaining to local gambling tax.



Section 402.05 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

Sec. 402.05 - Local gambling tax.

(a) Tax imposed. There is hereby imposed a tax of two and one-half (2½) three (3) percent on the gross receipts less prizes from all lawful gambling taking place within the city and received by any person or organization licensed pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 349.

(b) Use of tax proceeds. All tax proceeds shall be used for the purpose of regulating lawful gambling within the city.

(c) When due and payable. The tax imposed by this chapter shall be due and payable to the inspector on or before the last day of the month next succeeding the month in which the organization collected gross receipts from charitable gambling. Remittance of the full amount of the tax shall be accompanied by completed monthly returns on forms prepared by the inspector, containing all the information required thereon. The inspector may adopt or use all or parts of state forms used under Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 349.

(d) Tax forms, rules and regulations. The inspector shall devise and furnish upon request to all those required to pay the tax suitable form returns on which to report and account for all taxes required to be paid under this section. The inspector may, upon notice and hearing, adopt such rules and regulations as may be necessary to effect collection of the tax.

(e) Reports to state. In compliance with Minnesota Statutes, Section 349.212, subdivision 5, the inspector shall file by March 15 of each year a report wi...

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