Thursday, August 21, 2014

A $1 million Powerball winner in Bella Vista

Posted By on Thu, Aug 21, 2014 at 10:11 AM

click to enlarge MILLIONAIRE: David Dahlqvist (left) and Arkansas Lottery Director Bishop Woosley with seven-figure check. It's only for show. The tax man got a cut first.
  • MILLIONAIRE: David Dahlqvist (left) and Arkansas Lottery Director Bishop Woosley with seven-figure check. It's only for show. The tax man got a cut first.
The Arkansas Lottery says David Dahlqvist of Bella Vista won $1 million on a $2 Powerball ticket purchased at Casey's General Store in Bella Vista.

Good day for the tax man. That check is just for show. About 32 percent, or $320,000, is withheld for federal (25 percent) and state (7 percent) income taxes.


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