Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in Michigan?
Michigan law allows that winners of more than $10,000 in MI state lottery games can remain anonymous. However, MI players who win a MUSL (multi-state lottery) game such as Powerball or Mega Millions are required to reveal their identity.
Can I buy a MI lottery ticket online?
If you’re in Michigan, you can purchase Powerball and Mega Millions tickets through the Michigan Lottery page on Lottery.com!
How much is the lottery today?
You can find the latest Michigan Lottery jackpot amounts for all of your favorite games here on the Lottery.com Michigan Lottery Jackpots page.
How long does it take to receive Lottery winnings?
According to the Michigan Lottery, cash prizes of up to and including $50,000 can be claimed at any Lottery regional office between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday, holidays excluded. A timeline is not specified for how long it takes to receive payouts for jackpot winnings or prizes larger than $50,000.
How much will I pay in taxes if I win the lottery?
Michigan Lottery prizes are subject to federal, state, and local income taxes, although the Michigan Lottery will not withhold any taxes on prizes of $600 or less. For any Michigan Lottery prize of greater than $5,000, the MI Lottery is required to withhold an estimated 24% in federal taxes and 4.25% in state taxes.