Who will win the big $600 million Mega Millions jackpot on January 12, 2021?

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Mega Millions lottery continues to see an increase in value. No one who won the $520 million jackpot in the drawing on January 08, 2021. Now, the jackpot is $600 million.

These are lucky numbers: 3 · 6 · 16 · 18 · 58

The number on the Mega Millions: 11

Megaplier 2X

In this drawing, five players won the second prizes. 3 tickets that bought in Georgia, Massachusetts, New Jersey won $1,000,000 for each. The other ticket that belongs to a California player got $576,869 as this state’s law. Specially, a New York player got $2,000,000 with Megaplier 2X.

There are 57 winners of the $10,000 from Mega Millions11 players received the $20,000 with lucky star Megaplier 2X; and 16 California players got $4,995.

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.
On Tuesday, January 12, 2021, the luckiest player will have the opportunity to win $600 million jackpot prize of the Mega Millions lottery.

Buy Mega Millions Tickets Online

Do you want to buy Mega Millions tickets in your country ? Please check our guide at How To Play US Mega Millions from Outside The US and get your tickets right now !

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