Government Tax Policy

  1. We are legally obliged to deduct tax at source (TDS) on winnings of more than Rs. 10,000/- in a tournament, a Pool Poker game, or a Rummy game, as the case may be. In these cases, you will be required to furnish your Permanent Account Number (PAN) duly issued to you by the Income Tax authorities if you have not already done so. Please note: Spartan Poker will bear any TDS liability on your winnings and you will get a TDS certificate for the same at the end of each quarter, However, we neither advise you nor shall in any manner be responsible for your individual tax matters.
  2. Under Section 194B of the Income Tax Act, 30% tax shall be deducted from a User’s total prize money or total winnings in any given month exceeding Rs. 10,000.
  3. We reserve the right to verify your PAN from time to time and to cancel any prize should your PAN be found inconsistent in our verification process.