Who will win the big $244 million Mega Millions jackpot on January 04, 2022?
Mega Millions lottery continues to see an increase in value on the last drawing on 2021. No one who won the $221 million jackpot in the drawing on December 31, 2021. Now, the jackpot is $244 million.
These are lucky numbers: 2 · 5· 30 · 46 · 61
The number on the Mega Millions: 8
In this drawing, 2 players won the second prizes. A ticket that bought in North Carolina won $1,000,000. The other ticket that belongs to a Michigan player who got $3,000,000 with Megaplier 3X.
There are 15 winners of the $10,000 from Mega Millions; 6 players received the $30,000 with lucky star Megaplier 3X; and a California player got $30,963.
Can Foreigners Win Mega Millions?
- Yes, foreign citizens can legally win Mega Millions.
- The tax for a non-US citizen is a flat 30% of the winnings.
- Additional tax treaties may also apply depending on your citizenship.
How to Play Mega Millions Online and Outside of the US ?
Provided below are the rules for how foreigners can play Mega Millions:
- Tickets for Mega Millions 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 Mega Millions office.
- At this time the agent may assist you in making the necessary legal arrangements to collect your prize.
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