Texas Lottery Numbers and Results
Looking for Texas Lottery Numbers and Results? The Texas Lottery launched in 1992, and generated more than $1 billion in ticket sales in its first year. Today, players can choose from multi-state games, a variety of state draw games, and scratch tickets. Click here to see the latest Texas lottery numbers and results.
More than 60% of money from ticket sales funds prizes. In addition, the Texas Lottery contributes its proceeds to education and veterans. Since 1992, more than $19 billion in proceeds has gone into the Foundation School Fund.
How long do I have to collect my winnings?
You have 180 days from the date of the draw to collect your winnings.
What happens if my ticket is lost, damaged, or stolen?
The Texas Lottery is not responsible for lost, damaged, or stolen tickets. Keep lottery tickets in a safe place. Signing your ticket helps prove you own it in case you lose it.
Can I purchase tickets by mail, phone, or online?
No, you can only buy tickets in person at authorized retailers.
Are Texas Lottery winnings taxable?
Yes. Lottery winnings in Texas are subject to federal income taxes (but not state taxes). The lottery also withholds a percentage of certain lottery winnings for federal tax purposes, and reports any lottery winnings of $600 or more to the IRS as long as the payout is at least 300 times the amount of the wager.
How old do I have to be to play the Texas Lottery?
You must be 18 or older to purchase and redeem lottery tickets.
What lottery games can I play in Texas?
You can pick from Lotto Texas, Texas Two Step, Pick 3, All or Nothing, Cash Five, Daily 4, Powerball, and Mega Millions.
Can I remain anonymous if I win a lottery prize?
As of September 1, 2017, winners of $1 million or more may choose to remain anonymous. Winners of prizes less than $1 million do not have this option, and their details can be disclosed in a public records request.
Where do Texas Lottery funds go?
Lottery proceeds go toward education and veteran programs in Texas.
Here’s the process for claiming Texas Lottery prizes.
All Lottery claim centers are open for walk-in claims (no appointment needed).
Prizes over $5 million always require an appointment.
To claim a prize by mail, send the signed winning ticket to:
Texas Lottery Commission
ATTN: Austin Claim Center
P.O. Box 16600
Austin, TX 78761-6600
To claim a prize over $25 by mail, you must also include a completed claim form, your Social Security number, and a copy of your ID.
Keep a copy of all claim documents for your records.
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