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Kentucky Mega Millions Jackpot Annuity Payout Schedule for Mar 24, 1998

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The tax information provided here is based on 2024 federal marginal rates and state tax rates.  It shows the final federal and state tax burdens each year, not the amount initially withheld by the lottery.

The Mega Millions annuity jackpot is awarded according to an annually-increasing rate schedule, which increases the amount of the annuity payment every year.  The table below shows the payout schedule for a jackpot of $30,000,000 for a ticket purchased in Kentucky, including taxes withheld.

Please note, the amounts shown are very close approximations to the amount a jackpot annuity winner would receive from the lottery every year.  They are not intended to specify the exact final tax burden, which may vary depending on how the winner chooses to invest or dispense their money, as well as deductions claimed.

State:

Kentucky

Drawing Date:Tue, Mar 24, 1998
Jackpot:$30,000,000
Federal Tax:37% marginal rate
State Tax: 4%
Report:Mega Millions annuity payout schedule (30 annual payments)

YearGross PaymentFederal TaxesState TaxesNet Payment
1$451,543$128,415$18,062$305,067
2$474,120$136,317$18,965$318,839
3$497,826$144,614$19,913$333,299
4$522,718$153,326$20,909$348,483
5$548,853$162,473$21,954$364,426
6$576,296$172,078$23,052$381,166
7$605,111$182,164$24,204$398,743
8$635,366$193,273$25,415$416,678
9$667,135$205,028$26,685$435,422
10$700,491$217,370$28,020$455,102
11$735,516$230,329$29,421$475,767
12$772,292$243,936$30,892$497,464
13$810,906$258,223$32,436$520,247
14$851,452$273,225$34,058$544,169
15$894,024$288,977$35,761$569,287
16$938,726$305,516$37,549$595,660
17$985,662$322,883$39,426$623,353
18$1,034,945$341,117$41,398$652,430
19$1,086,692$360,264$43,468$682,961
20$1,141,027$380,368$45,641$715,018
21$1,198,078$401,477$47,923$748,678
22$1,257,982$423,641$50,319$784,022
23$1,320,881$446,914$52,835$821,132
24$1,386,925$471,350$55,477$860,098
25$1,456,271$497,008$58,251$901,012
26$1,529,085$523,949$61,163$943,972
27$1,605,539$552,237$64,222$989,080
28$1,685,816$581,940$67,433$1,036,444
29$1,770,107$613,127$70,804$1,086,175
30$1,858,612$645,874$74,344$1,138,394
Total$30,000,000$9,857,413$1,200,000$18,942,588

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Note: The Net Payment total above may be a few dollars off from the total after-tax annuity amount shown on the Jackpot Analysis page because the Jackpot Analysis page shows an average annual payment, whereas we calculate an exact payment here.