Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in Maine?
No. In Maine, certain information is legally considered public information, including the winner’s name, prize amount, and area of residence. Winners may claim their prizes as a trust, although the names of trusts that collect prizes are also published.
How much is the ME Lottery today?
You can find the latest ME Lottery jackpot amounts for all of your favorite games here on the Lottery.com Maine Lottery Jackpots page.
How much will I pay in taxes if I win the ME Lottery?
For state residents, prizes greater than $5,000 are subject to state tax withholdings of 5% and an additional 24% federal tax withholding.
How long does it take to receive ME Lottery winnings?
Prizes less than $600 can be claimed instantly at an authorized retailer. Larger prizes must be claimed at Lottery Headquarters or mailed in and will take longer to process.
Can I buy a Maine Lottery ticket online?
At this time, tickets must be purchased at an authorized retailer.