Taking Cash

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Re: Taking Cash

Postby NoMoreTinCup » Fri Mar 16, 2012 4:58 am

Excellent question. I might consider taking my entry fee back in merch, and donating the rest. Chuck, if you never have the cash in your hand, have you still accepted it if you donate it back to the local club?
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Re: Taking Cash

Postby Chuck Kennedy » Fri Mar 16, 2012 6:07 am

If you accept cash in a PDGA sanctioned event based on your finish position, that changes your status to pro. That includes sanctioned doubles. Your partner can't "accept" your share as a way around it. Winning money in skins, ace fund or cash CTPs does not count towards pro winnings. You may accept prizes as merch or decline payout. The TD normally passes your declined winnings down to the next place. However, the TD could potentially put your money toward a course fund as long as they report it as "merch" on the TD report so you don't get credited as winning cash.
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