Michigan Betting Sites
Is online betting legal in Michigan?
Yes, online betting is perfectly legal in Michigan. Gov. Whitmer signed the necessary legislation into law in December 2019. Legal sports betting launched in January 2021.
Do I have to pay taxes on gambling winnings in Michigan?
Yes, gambling winnings are considered taxable income in Michigan. From January 1, 2024, a flat rate of 4.25% applies. This follows a temporary reduction to 4.05%. Federal tax also applies, ranging from 10% to 37% depending on the individual.
Are online casinos available in Michigan?
Yes, online casinos are available in Michigan. They were legalized in December 2019 and launched in January 2021. Players can enjoy various games, including online slots, table games like blackjack and roulette, and live casino games.
Where can I find support for gambling-related problems in Michigan?
Problem gamblers can contact the Michigan Problem Gambling Helpline on 1-800-270-7117. Gamblers Anonymous is a national organization that also offers support.