CBS Las Vegas: Gaming Generates $7.8 Billion in Taxes in Nevada, Supports 425,000 Jobs

Video | 04.14.2015

Billions of dollars in tax revenue will flow into the state and country thanks to gaming in Nevada. According to the American Gaming Association in 2013 casinos in Nevada generated 7.8 billion dollars in federal, state, local and gaming taxes. This money supports government budgets, education and Nevada's general fund. In addition, gaming contributes 53 billion dollars to the state's economy and supports 425,000 jobs.