How much tax do you have to pay on New York lottery winnings?

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Individuals who play the lottery in New York will be subject to an 8.82% state tax withholding as of December 2012. In Addition to that, NYC residents will pay an additional 3.648% in taxes. Yonkers residents will also pay an additional tax on their lottery winnings of 0.897%.
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