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Winning ticket for Powerball's $366.7 million jackpot sold in Vermont. Here's the tax bite for the winner

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Winning ticket for Powerball's $366.7 million jackpot sold in Vermont. Here's the tax bite for the winner

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For this jackpot, a required federal tax withholding of 24% would reduce the $208.5 million cash option by about $50 million.

More would likely be due, as well.

The chance of a single ticket matching all six numbers drawn in Powerball is about 1 in 292 million.


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