Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in Puerto Rico?
No. In Puerto Rico, certain information is legally considered public information, including a winner’s name, prize amount, and area of residence.
How much is the PR Lottery today?
You can find the latest PR Lottery jackpot amounts for all of your favorite games here on the Lottery.com Puerto Rico Lottery Jackpots page.
How much will I pay in taxes if I win the PR Lottery?
There is no fixed state or federal tax on prizes won in Puerto Rico, and lottery prizes are exempt from income tax. However, lottery prizes are subject to a special tax that ranges from 5% to 20%.
How long does it take to receive PR Lottery winnings?
Prizes less than $600 can be claimed instantly at an authorized retailer. Larger prizes must be claimed at Lottery Headquarters and will take longer to process.
Can I buy a PR Lottery ticket online?
At this time, tickets must be purchased at an authorized retailer.
About the Lotería Tradicional de Puerto Rico
The Puerto Rico Lottery, commonly known as the Lotería Tradicional de Puerto Rico, is the oldest “modern” lottery in the United States. Founded in 1934, the PR Lottery benefits a variety of funds and programs, including the general fund that supports local education, public health, and more.
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