Poker Sites in New Jersey | List of Online Rooms
By Dan Dececco, Freelance Author
|Where Can I Play?||Law, Regulation & Taxes||Cashouts||Live Poker||Legislation|
|Rakeback.com recommends the rooms below for New Jersey online poker players – all the sites shown currently accept signups from New Jersey and offer either flat rakeback or a points based VIP program.|
|Poker room||traffic avg *||Rakeback||Bonus|
|Americas Cardroom||450||27% Flat||$1,000||PLAY NOW|
|Winning Poker Network|
|Black Chip Poker||450||27% Flat||$1,000||PLAY NOW|
|Winning Poker Network|
|Bodog Poker Network|
* For the latest traffic figures see PokerScout.com
Playing poker online in New Jersey is completely legal. The state has several online poker sites available for anyone within the state to get signed up and enjoy. There are also many more sites trying to get in on the online action that the state has to offer.
When it comes to legal online poker in the U.S.A. New Jersey should be considered a great example of freedom.
Regulation and Taxes for Online Poker in New Jersey
- Status of regulation: Online poker is regulated by the state of New Jersey.
- Tax on Players: 0-48.57%. 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. New Jersey has a progressive state income tax of 1.4% to 8.97%.
- Segregation: Yes – New Jersey players share tables with only other players located within state borders.
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.
There are several live poker rooms located in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Atlantic City could be considered the Las Vegas of the east coast, with its famous boardwalk, high end restaurants and of course many casinos.
The Borgata Hotel and Casino has one of the premiere poker rooms in the entire country, boasting 85 tables and very comfortable surroundings for players. The Borgata also provides an online poker room as New Jersey has many legal online poker options as well.
Pro Tip: If you go to Atlantic City go to the Borgaga and never leave. You will miss nothing significant.
Thanks to a bill passed by the state Senate in early 2013, with the support of Governor Chris Christie, residents and visitors of the Garden State can enjoy the right to play online poker anytime they choose.
New Jersey was the third state in the nation to regulate online poker, Nevada and Delaware are the others.
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.