Taipei, The winning number for the NT$10 million (US$357,137) special prize in the November-December uniform invoice lottery is 77815838, the Ministry of Finance announced Monday.
The winning number for the NT$2 million grand prize is 39993297, while three numbers qualify for the first prize of NT$200,000: 59028801, 02813820 and 06896234.
Invoice holders that match the last seven digits of the first-prize numbers will win NT$40,000 and those with invoices that match the last six digits will win NT$10,000.
Other prizes are NT$4,000 for invoices with the last five digits of the first-prize numbers, NT$1,000 for invoices with the last four digits and NT$200 for invoices with the last three digits.
An additional prize of NT$200 will go to holders of invoices ending with the three-digit combination 011 or 427.
The prizes can be claimed between Feb. 6 and May 5, 2021, the ministry said upon announcing the winning numbers for the two-month period.
Prizes of NT$1,000 or below can be redeemed at 7-Eleven, FamilyMart, OK Mart, Hi-Life, Pxmart and Simple Mart stores.
For prizes up to NT$40,000, invoices can be redeemed at credit cooperatives across the nation, while First Commercial Bank, Chang Hwa Bank, and Agricultural Bank of Taiwan Corporation offer cash redemptions for all prizes, including those larger than NT$200,000.
The uniform invoice lottery system, which draws winning numbers every two months, was created to encourage consumers to collect their sales invoices as part of the ministry’s efforts to prevent tax evasion by retailers.
Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel