Someone in Massachusetts hit the jackpot … $758.7 MILLION. The maximum federal tax rate is just shy of 40% and the max Massachusetts tax rate is a hair over 5%. So, assuming the winner took the lifetime payout, he or she would score roughly $417 MILLION after taxes. If they went for the lump sum … it’s less, but still filthy, stinking rich.
Check out our gallery … some of the insanely rich celebs have spent a decade and even longer building their net worth.
So that’s what they mean by the luck of the draw.