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  7/30/2013, Av 23, 5773

Taxable Lottery Tickets will Require ID Number

Starting Wednesday, the Mif'al Hapayis lottery program will activate a system requiring people to submit the last four digits of their identification numbers when they buy a ticket for a prize on which they will have to pay taxes.

The regulation applies to Lotto, 777 and some Chance and Keno games.