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Aruze Corp., Japan’s largest manufacturer and seller of “pachisuro,” a cross between pachinko and a slot machine, has been accused by tax authorities of concealing about 4 billion yen in income between fiscal 1996 and fiscal 1998, industry sources said Thursday.

The Tokyo Regional Taxation Bureau has imposed a penalty tax of about 1.7 billion yen on the company, which is based in Koto Ward, Tokyo, the sources said.

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