Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in Idaho?
No. Winners’ names, prize amounts, and area of residence are considered public record in the state of Idaho.
How much is the ID Lottery today?
You can find the latest ID Lottery jackpot amounts for all of your favorite games here on the Lottery.com Idaho Lottery Jackpots page.
How much will I pay in taxes if I win the ID Lottery?
Prizes greater than $5,000 are subject to state tax withholdings of 6.925% and federal tax withholdings of 24%.
How long does it take to receive ID Lottery winnings?
Prizes up to $600 can be claimed instantly at an authorized retailer. Larger prizes, such as jackpots, can be claimed at Lottery Headquarters or by mail and will take longer to process.
Can I buy an ID Lottery ticket online?
At this time, tickets must be purchased at an authorized retailer.
About the Idaho Lottery
The Idaho Lottery first started selling tickets in July of 1989 and did nearly $65 million in sales its first year. By 2019, the Idaho Lottery had sold nearly $4 billion worth of tickets since its inception.
In the 2019 fiscal year, the Idaho Lottery returned a record-setting dividend of $60 million to the people of Idaho. Since 1990, the Idaho Lottery has returned over $906 million to the people of Idaho by way of supporting public schools and the Permanent Building Fund, which maintains operated facilities like state colleges and universities.
To learn more about the Idaho State Lottery please visit the official website.
Information on responsible gaming and problem gaming is available here. Or call 1-800-522-4700.