Poker Sites in Maryland | List of Online Rooms
By Dan Dececco, Freelance Author
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|Rakeback.com recommends the rooms below for Maryland online poker players – all the sites shown currently accept signups from Maryland and offer either flat rakeback or a points based VIP program.|
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There are currently no online poker rooms accepting players from Maryland.
Playing poker online in the United States and Maryland is NOT illegal. Simply put, you are not in violation of any laws when you play online poker as an individual.
Unfortunately, there are no rooms available for Maryland poker players.
Regulation and Taxes for Online Poker in Maryland
- Status of regulation: Not regulated in the United States and Maryland.
- Tax on Players: 0-45.35%. You are taxed on your poker winnings at the Federal and State levels. Federal taxes can be up to 39.6% at the highest level. Maryland has a progressive state income tax of 2% to 5.75%.
- Segregation: None – Maryland players share tables with players in other states and countries in the same combined player pool.
Cashout times can vary by withdrawal method and from site to site. We recommend you view the US Poker Cashout Report for the most recent processing times.
As of now there is just one live poker room in Maryland. Maryland Live Casino, located in Hanover, spreads a variety of poker games over 52 tables creating a ton of action. The Horseshoe Casino Baltimore is slated to open in August 2014 and will have a large WSOP sponsored poker room.
Maryland may be closer than other states to getting online poker regulated and could look to neighboring Delaware for a template, however laws need to be changed and that takes time.
For now Marylanders have no state regulated online gambling operators.
Poker legislation can change on a day to day basis – contact us by email if you see an update that should be made to this page or have difficulties getting online to play.