Building market share through consolidation.
As companies attempt to secure larger market shares, the gaming industry has been experiencing widespread consolidation through mergers and acquisitions
. Against this backdrop, the gaming industry has been expanding around the world, and those who once chose Las Vegas to gamble are now visiting Macau and other locations in Asia instead.
BDO’s Gaming, Hospitality, and Leisure Practice understands the unique issues facing commercial and tribal casinos, and possesses specialized knowledge of the regulatory matters that differ among states. Companies operating in the gaming industry typically have complex cross-border structures; BDO regularly helps clients navigate tax laws and regulation changes as they pertain to particular businesses.
Beyond traditional audit, tax, and consulting services, BDO has uniquely deep experience serving gaming businesses. Specific services include analysis and due diligence
for acquisitions, recognition of franchise revenues
, debt restructurings
, and international tax planning