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Mega Millions$ 142 000 000
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PowerBall$ 90 000 000
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Super Lotto$ 24 000 000
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Euro Millions€ 15 000 000
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Latest Winning Numbers

Mega Millions
19 Dec 2014

14
18
58
59
68
4

PowerBall
17 Dec 2014

22
31
38
47
48
15

California Super Lotto
17 Dec 2014

6
7
14
21
26
22

Euro Millions
19 Dec 2014

23
29
31
39
44
5
8

Michigan Lottery
17 Dec 2014

1
2
11
15
38
44

Florida Lotto
17 Dec 2014

4
5
18
21
35
48

New York Lottery
17 Dec 2014

3
14
36
42
45
48
54

What Taxes Do I Pay On Lottery Winnings?

Mega Millions Logo ImageFollowing your lotto winning players will need to pay both state and federal taxes. In some states there no state taxes on lottery winnings while in the others there is no state income tax at all. Information on state and federal taxes is summarized in the table below.

Mega Millions
Lottery Name

Lottery Winnings State Tax

Lottery Winnings Federal Tax

California Lottery No state tax 25% federal tax
Georgia Lottery 6% state tax 25% federal tax
Illinois Lottery 3% state tax 25% federal tax
Maryland Lottery 7.75% for state and local;
6% for non-Maryland residents
25% federal tax
Massachusetts Lottery 5% state tax 25% federal tax
Michigan Lottery 4.35% state tax 25% federal tax
New Jersey Lottery No state tax 25% federal tax
New York Lottery 6.85% state tax,
New York City: 4.648% city tax,
Yonkers: 0.685% city tax
25% federal tax
Ohio Lottery 6% state tax 25% federal tax
Texas Lottery No state tax 25% federal tax
Virginia Lottery 4% state tax 25% federal tax
Washington Lottery No state tax 25% federal tax