Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in Illinois?
Yes, Illinois is one of the few states that allows winners to remain anonymous at their request.
How much is the IL Lottery today?
You can find the latest IL Lottery jackpot amounts for all of your favorite games here on the Lottery.com Illinois Lottery Jackpots page.
How much will I pay in taxes if I win the IL Lottery?
Prizes of $1,000 or more are subject to state tax withholdings of 4.95%. Prizes greater than $5,000 are subject to the 4.95% state tax plus a 24% federal tax withholding.
How long does it take to receive IL Lottery winnings?
Many prizes can be redeemed at any authorized retailer, and prizes up to $25,000 can be claimed instantly at an IL Lottery Claims Center. For larger prizes, it typically takes three business days to process a claim from the time the claim is received, but please allow at least two weeks to make sure the claim is received.