There are legal and offshore bookmakers on the market today. Official bookmakers carry out their work with a license from the Federal Tax Service and fulfill all the conditions for conducting their activities. They pay taxes to the state, formally employ employees, submit reports, open accounts in Russian banks, cooperate with sports federations and leagues, etc. Their work on the territory of the Russian Federation is completely legal. The activities of offshore bookmakers on the Internet in Russia are prohibited and considered illegal. These sites are blocked by Roskomnadzor, and the organizers of such a business can be brought to criminal and administrative responsibility. Licensed bookmakers have a number of advantages: – The activities of the bookmakers permitted in Russia are controlled by the Centralized Control System. It is an intermediary between the player and the bookmaker that regulates the financial relations of the two parties; – Membership of a legal bookmaker in an SRO guarantees payments to players at the expense of the SRO and legal assistance in case of problems with the bookmaker. The client can complain about the office to the SRO or file a claim against it in a Russian court; – Confidentiality of information. Since everything is carried out within the framework of the legislation of the Russian Federation, the disclosure of personal data is prosecuted by law. You can be sure of an honest cooperation with a legal bookmaker. Below is the rating of bookmakers licensed by the Federal Tax Service of the Russian Federation. It is the regulator of the sports betting industry in the Russian Federation.
License of the Federal Tax Service of Russia – legal Bookmakers