One million USD belonged to an Indiana man; Powerball jackpot is $199 million now

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One lucky man who comes from Indiana received $1 million second prize on May 01, 2019. Jackpot Powerball continues to grow up and now worths $199 million.

The winning numbers are 5 – 23 – 28 – 56 – 66

The number on the Powerball red ball is 17

Power Play 5X

There are up to 21 players won third prize. 14 players received $50,000four others belonged to the owners who marked Power Play 5X that help to multiply five times the prize value to $250,000 and 3 tickets purchased in California received $12.703.

Powerball lottery raised their jackpot to $199 million for the next drawing.

How to Play Powerball Online and Outside of the US ?

Provided below are the rules for how foreigners can play Powerball:

  •  Tickets for Powerball are for sale by lottery retailers  in 43 US States, in the District of Colombia and in the U.S Virgin Islands.
  • To obtain tickets outside of these jurisdictions, foreigners can use online lottery operators, to locally purchase an official lottery ticket on their behalf.
  • All reputable retailers will require you to register and provide billing information before purchasing tickets on your behalf.
  • Once the tickets have been bought, the online retailer will make scans of both the official ticket and the receipt.
  • To avoid online scams be sure that the site you are using is legitimate. For a comparison of three online retailers already reviewed by InternationalLottery.org read here.
  • After the draw, the winning numbers are published online.  Retailers will generally only contact you if you have won.
  •  You can then choose to either have the winning ticket sent to you, or to authorize the retailer tocollect the winnings on your behalf.
  • If you elect to do the latter, you will then be prompted to verify your identity for security and tax reasons.
  • If you win a significant amount or even perhaps the jackpot, it is likely that you will have to personally claim your prize at the local Powerball office.
  • At this time the agent may assist you in making the necessary legal arrangements to collect your prize.

Can Foreigners Win Powerball?

  •  Yes, foreign citizens can legally win Powerball. 
  • The tax for a non-US citizen is a flat 30% of the winnings.
  • Additional tax treaties may also apply depending on your citizenship.

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Please read more at HOW TO PLAY US POWERBALL FROM OUTSIDE THE US to be introduced step by step and avoid risks when you buy lotto tickets online.

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