What are the winning Mega Millions numbers for May 31? If you could use an extra $235 million in your bank account, check the results of Tuesday night’s drawing below and you may just close out the month of May as the lottery’s latest multimillionaire.
Scroll down to see if you have tonight’s Mega Millions winning numbers.
There was no jackpot winner in last Friday night’s drawing (18,41,50,68,70 MB 9), but there were over two million ticket holders who won non-jackpot prizes that ranged from $1 (just the Mega ball) to $5,000 (four white balls and the gold Mega ball).
If no one matches all six numbers on Tuesday night, the jackpot will increase to at least $250 million for the next drawing on Friday, June 3.
The Mega Millions numbers are drawn every Tuesday and Friday night at 11 p.m. ET. Tonight’s numbers will be posted below immediately after the drawing.
Winning Mega Millions numbers for May 31: 9, 31, 34, 41, 49 MB: 8 MP: 5
How much money will you take home if you win tonight’s $235 million jackpot? If you choose to get your money in a single payment, it will be based on the cash value of the jackpot — $153 million. According to USA Mega, 25 percent of the prize amount will be withheld for federal taxes, leaving the winner with $114,975,000.
State taxes will also be deducted from the prize amount unless you live in a state that does not tax lottery winnings including California, Delaware, Florida, New Hampshire, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, or Wyoming.
Mega Millions tickets are sold in 44 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Check this list to find a lottery retailer near you.