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M21099 - Accounting In The Gaming Industry - An Inside Look (Online)

  • 14 Dec 2021
  • 09:15 - 12:30
  • Online Webinar


Registration is closed
Registration Time: 09.00
Sessions Time: 09:15 - 12:30 incl 15min break
Speakers: Ms Janise Aquilina & Ms Rachel Calleja
Venue: Onine Webinar

Participation Fees (The Institute is now accepting payments via Paypal)
MIA Members: €40.00
Non-MIA Members: €75.00
Retired Members: €20.00
Students: €30.00

Background Information

Within the gaming sector, one will come across various technical gaming jargon which ultimately impact the way in which accountants carry out their work. They also necessitate a number of specific reconciliations to be performed to ensure holistic, transparent and accurate accounting. This training session will delve into a number of industry specifics to actively understand the foundations of accounting within the gaming industry, including licensing requirements, VAT implications and the reconciliations that need to be performed.

Objectives of the Session

The objective of this training session is to gain a further understanding of the fundamental principles of accounting within the gaming sector. Attendees will advance their knowledge of the gaming terminology and gaming transactions of any licensed gaming company.

Topics on the AgendA

• Gaming Terminology
• Licences issued by the MGA
• Payment Services Providers
• Gaming Revenue
• Direct Costs
• VAT Implications


Individuals currently working within the gaming industry and individuals who wish to gain a better understanding of accounting within the gaming sector

Speakers' profiles

Janise Aquilina graduated with a Master in Accountancy from the University of Malta in 2014. Janise joined RSM Malta in 2015 and is a manager within the Outsourcing Department. Over the years, Janise has been responsible and has been exposed to tax compliance and advisory but continued to specialise in accounting and VAT compliance of a large number of clients established within various industries, including retail, investments, pharmaceuticals and gaming. Janise is also a CPA warrant holder.
Rachel Calleja graduated with a Master in Accountancy from the University of Malta in 2020. Having joined RSM Malta in 2015, Rachel is now a senior accountant within the Outsourcing Department. Within this department, Rachel specialises in accounting and VAT compliance, with a large portfolio of established clients within various industries, particularly, gaming, manufacturing, investments.


3 Hours Core


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