Tinian congressmen proposes new VIP tax rate

Tinian  congressman Trenton Conner filed a bill that would set a new tax rate of 5 percent on VIP gross gaming revenues from casinos on the island to try to attract more premium traffic.

The bill would would set the tax rate on mass market revenues at 15 percent. Tinian is currently home to only the troubleed Tinian Dynasty Hotel & Casino but other proejcts are in development.