Feb 10, 2014 ... You'll be surprised how much Olympic athletes earn. ... Singapore was ready to
pay $800,000 for gold medals in London Olympic Games.
In fact, the IOC (International Olympic Committee) does not pay athletes a cent for
... Out of that money the USOC pays athletes medal bonuses: $25K for gold, $15
K for ... number of medals at any Olympics (Winter or Summer), and many
thousands .... Kurt Angle is the only wrestler to both win a gold medal in the
Olympics as ...
Jul 19, 2012 ... But that doesn't mean that athlete's earn no money, per se. For one thing, a
variety of different, non-IOC groups do give out money. ... the United States
Olympic Committee pays out medal bonuses: $25,000 goes for gold, ...
Feb 8, 2014 ... 8, 2014: U.S. Olympic gold medal winner Sage Kotsenburg in Sochi, Russia. ...
The U.S. Olympic Commission awards cash prizes to Olympians who win a ... tax
bracket into which an Olympian falls would decide how much he or she must pay.
And the amounts do not take into account income taxes owed in ...
Feb 19, 2014 ... Winning medals at the Olympics may be a source of pride for ... cash prizes to
medal winners ─ $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000 for bronze.
But the money is considered earned income abroad and subject to IRS taxation
... Many other nations do not tax Olympians for their medal prizes and ...
Feb 12, 2014 ... I think many of us tend to assume that anyone who has a show on television, ...
The majority of Olympians must train for so many hours during the day to earn
their spot in ... So how do Olympic athletes (the ones without the huge ... The
USOC also offers the following prize money: $25,000 to gold medal ...
Feb 16, 2014 ... The U.S. Olympic Committee pays out a $25000 bonus per gold medal, ... (The
money does not come from the U.S. government — the USOC gets its ... to 46
players; if both win gold, that's $1.15 million just in hockey bonuses.
Aug 6, 2012 ... The highest known bonus of any nation is given to gold medalists from Singapore
, ... While exact figures are hard to come by, as many Olympic Committees don't ...
Cash prizes is ok but not for winning medals for our country!
Aug 8, 2012 ... Governments are eager to reward their Olympic champions. ... Gold medalist Zhe
Feng of China poses on the podium during the ... In China, rewards do not stop at
cash. ... Great Britain is awarding no prize money to its medalists, but it will put ... “
You have far too much credit, money sloshing about, money ...
Aug 2, 2012 ... How much 2012 Olympic medalists earn for winning ... By the numbers: money
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