Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in WI?
No, Wisconsin has an “open records law.” The lottery, upon request, must release the name and city of the winner, along with the prize amount. However, any other information about the winner will be released only with the winner’s consent and it’s a winner's choice if they would like to speak to the media.
How much is the WI Lottery today?
You can find the latest WI Lottery jackpot amounts for all of your favorite games here on the Lottery.com Wisconsin Lottery Jackpots page.
How much will I pay in taxes if I win the WI Lottery?
Prizes of $2,000 to $5,000 are subject to state taxation of 7.65%. Prizes greater than $5,000 are subject to a 7.65% state tax and a 24% federal tax.
How long does it take to receive WI Lottery winnings?
For prizes of $100,000 or greater, it typically takes three business days to process the claim from the time the claim is received, but please allow at least two weeks to make sure the claim is received.
Can I buy a WI Lottery ticket online?
At this time, tickets must be purchased at an authorized retailer.