Massachusetts Gaming Commission Releases Gross Gaming Revenue For August

September 21, 2022 | Gaming Revenue

SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts (September 16, 2022) — The Massachusetts Gaming Commission reported today that the month of August 2022 at Plainridge Park Casino (PPC), MGM Springfield, and Encore Boston Harbor generated approximately $92 million in Gross Gaming Revenue (GGR).

PPC, a category 2 slots facility, is taxed on 49% of GGR. Of that total taxed amount, 82% is paid to Local Aid and18% is allotted to the Race Horse Development Fund. MGM Springfield and Encore Boston Harbor, category 1 resort casinos, are taxed on 25% of GGR; those monies are allocated to several specific state funds as determined by the gaming statute.

To date, the Commonwealth has collected approximately $1.181 billion in total taxes and assessments from PPC, MGM, and Encore since the respective openings of each gaming facility.

View comprehensive revenue reports for each gaming licensee here. MGC issues monthly revenue reports on
the 15th of each month or the next business day.

SOURCE: The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (Press release: 22-050).

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