The Lottery Office and Claim Centers will be closed Wednesday, Nov 26 through Friday, Nov 28, due to the holiday. We will reopen Monday, Dec 1.

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Tax Information

For prize payments over $5,000 taxes will be withheld as follows:

  • 25.0% federal tax
  • 8.75% state tax for Maryland residents
  • 7.0% state tax for non-Maryland residents

For information on Lottery prizes and your Maryland tax obligations please visit the websites below:

For information on Lottery prizes and Federal tax obligations visit: www.irs.gov



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