Can you please allow residents of Canada to participate in PRO Leagues
Can you please allow residents of Canada to participate in PRO Leagues? I find this pretty ridiculous as Canada has no restrictions towards sports gambling via Draftkings, Fanduel etc. and other gambling sites (poker, sportsbooks). Can I also get the reason why Canadians are not allowed to participate?
Currency conversion, international trade laws and the IRS.
Since Yahoo! is based in the US, the IRS wants their cut of any winnings paid out. Since the IRS has no leverage on players outside the US, they would come after Yahoo!