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Officials seek tax break to boost ND horse racing

Updated: January 16, 2013, 6:51 PM ET
Associated Press

FARGO, N.D. -- It has been nearly a decade since high-stakes horse racing gamblers bailed out of North Dakota amid a federal investigation, taking with them much of the money the state's horse owners and breeders thought would help develop their industry.

Now racing officials are asking the Legislature to use tax incentives to lure them back.

A plan by the North Dakota Racing Commission would limit the taxes charged on companies that provide major betting services. That includes one ...

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