West Virginia Betting Sites
Is online betting legal in West Virginia?
Yes, legal online betting launched in West Virginia in 2018. Bettors can choose from several online sports betting sites, including BetMGM, PointsBet, and Caesars.
Do I have to pay taxes on gambling winnings in West Virginia?
West Virginia sportsbooks won’t withhold gambling tax for state purposes unless the bettor fails to provide proper identification. In this case, withholding occurs at the state’s maximum income tax rate of 6.5%. In the case of federal income tax, this sits between 10% and 37% depending on the individual.
Are online casinos available in West Virginia?
Yes, online casinos were legalized in West Virginia in 2019 and launched in 2020. Online players can enjoy a wide variety of slots, table games, and live dealer games.
Where can I find support for gambling-related problems in West Virginia?
West Virginia’s Problem Gambling Help Network provides a range of support options to problem gamblers, including live chat and a 24-hr helpline on 1-800-GAMBLER.