Mega Millions: Missouri
How To Claim
Prizes of more than $601 must be claimed at Lottery Headquarters in Jefferson City or at one of the Lottery's regional offices in St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield.
Missouri Lottery does not offer a subscription service.
Missouri Lottery proceeds solely benefit Missouri public education.
Retailer Bonus Structure
Missouri Lottery retailers earn 5 cents for every $1 in products they sell. Retailers receive a $50,000 bonus for selling a winning Mega Millions ticket and $1,000 for selling a winning ticket that matches all five white balls.
The Missouri Lottery withholds 4% state taxes on prizes of more than $600 and an additional 25% federal tax for prizes more than $5,000.
State Fun Facts
- Since its beginning in 1986, the Missouri Lottery has provided more than $4.2 BILLION to Missouri and public education and more than $8.6 BILLION to players.
- Missouri's top jackpot winner is Chris Shaw of Marshall. On April 21, 2010, he won a $258.5 million Powerball jackpot.
- The largest group of people to ever share a Missouri jackpot consisted of 44 co-workers at Independence Power & Light. They split a $10 million Powerball jackpot in May of 1998.
|Address:||P.O. Box 1603
Jefferson City, MO 65102-1603
|Phone Numbers:|| 573-751-4050