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A progressive wagering system in which all or a portion of the value of a progressive jackpot is displayed with prize objects A bank is provided for storing, displaying, and dispensing the prize objects A plurality of wagering devices are linked to the bank for allowing players to place wagers and participate in a progressive wagering game
- Internal Revenue Bulletin: 2015-12 | Internal Revenue Service
In addition, this safe harbor method applies only to wagering gains and losses; it does not apply to non-wagering expenses related to gambling See Mayo v Commissioner , 136 T C 81 (2011), acq , 2012–3 I R B 285, action on dec , 2011–06 (Dec 21, 2011) (section 165(d) does not limit deductions for expenses incurred to engage in the
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