109:1-2-03 License fees for charitable instant bingo other than at a bingo session.

(A) Where a charitable organization submits an application for a license to conduct instant bingo as defined in division (AA) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code other than at a bingo session, the license fee for the conduct of instant bingo other than at a bingo session shall be a license fee that is based upon the total of all money and other assets received by any person or the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo other than at a bingo session , during the one-year period ending on the thirty-first day of October of the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, and that is one of the following:

(1) Five hundred dollars, if the total is fifty thousand dollars or less;

(2) One thousand two hundred fifty dollars, if the total is more than fifty thousand dollars but less than three hundred thousand one dollars;

(3) Two thousand two hundred fifty dollars, if the total is more than three hundred thousand dollars but less than six hundred thousand one dollars;

(4) Three thousand five hundred dollars, if the total is more than six hundred thousand dollars but less than one million one dollars;

(5) Five thousand dollars, if the total is one million one dollars or more.

(B) Where a charitable organization submits an application for a license to conduct instant bingo as defined in division (AA) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code other than at a bingo session for a licensing period beginning on or after January 1, 2004, the license fee for the conduct of instant bingo other than at a bingo session shall be a license fee that is based upon the gross profits received by the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo other than at a bingo session, during the one-year period ending on the thirty-first day of October of the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, and that is one of the following:

(1) Five hundred dollars, if the total is fifty thousand dollars or less;

(2) One thousand two hundred fifty dollars plus one-fourth per cent of the gross profit, if the total is more than fifty thousand dollars but less than two hundred fifty thousand one dollars;

(3) Two thousand two hundred fifty dollars plus one-half percent of the gross profit, if the total is more than two hundred fifty thousand dollars but less than five hundred thousand one dollars;

(4) Three thousand five hundred dollars plus one per cent of the gross profit, if the total is more than five hundred thousand dollars but less than one million one dollars;

(5) Five thousand dollars plus one per cent of the gross profit, if the total is one million one dollars or more.

(C) Where a charitable organization submits an application to conduct instant bingo as defined in division (AA) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code other than at a bingo session during fewer than twenty-six weeks in a calendar year, the license fee shall be paid at ninety per cent of the appropriate schedule above.

(D) Where a charitable organization submits an application to conduct instant bingo as defined in division (AA) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code other than at a bingo session during four or fewer weeks in a calendar year, and the gross profits received by the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo other than at a bingo session, during the one year period ending on the thirty-first day of October for the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, is fifty thousand dollars or less, the license fee shall be two hundred dollars.

Effective: 07/24/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 05/09/2014 and 07/14/2019
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 2915.08(H)
Rule Amplifies: 2915.08(A)(1)
Prior Effective Dates: 4/2/2003, 10/16/2003, 11/25/2003 (Emer), 2/12/2004