Euromillions in Spain
Spain, together with Great Britain and France, is one of the three founding members of the Euromillions, where the participation for the first time was possible on 13 February 2004. The bet for the Euromillions in Spain as in all other countries is EUR 2.00 for each game.
The Spanish lottery company offers you the participation by means of a system ticket. This possibility does not exist in all countries participating in the Euromillions. Another special feature is that Spain has also participated in the Eurojackpot since July 6th, 2012 and is therefore the only country in which the official Lotto association offers both community lotteries.
Highest winnings up to now in Spain
The highest Spanish win in the Euromillions lottery was won by a player on 13 June 2014 with 137.313.501 Euro. Further high winnings came on 13 June 2014 with 137.4 million euros and on 8 May 2009 with 126.2 million euros to Spain. Delgado Rodríguez became namely known and won an amount of 121 million euros on 13th May 2011.
Taxes on spanish lottery winnings
Since the year 2013, a tax of 20% has been applied to all lottery winnings from 2500 euros in Spain. The Spanish Lotto association deducts the corresponding amount before the payout. The tax liability for lottery winnings in Spain also applies to holidaymakers who make their euromillions at the Iberian resort.