The Singapore Lottery is an exciting and rewarding form of gambling. It is a government-regulated game and the results of each draw are made public. To play the lottery, you can purchase tickets from lottery outlets or online lottery providers.
Toto – Singapore’s Most Popular Lottery
TOTO is a game where players spend $1, selecting six numbers from 1 to 49 and one “additional” number. The game is offered twice a week and has a prize pool of 54% of ticket sales. It is the second most popular lottery in Singapore after 4-Digits and can be purchased at recognized outlets across the country.
4D – What it is and how it works
This game is different from most other lottery games. The structure of the game and a flexible bet structure affects the prizes. It has been around for over 30 years and is an extremely popular choice among players.
Winnings in Singapore
Winnings in the Singapore lottery are tax-free. They are considered windfalls and do not have to be declared in your Income Tax Return.
In the Tote Board’s financial year ended in March 2016, some SGD9.2 billion was wagered on lotteries and sports betting, a significant increase over the previous year’s results. The statutory body also collected some SGD125 million in casino entry levies, a 10 per cent rise over the previous year’s figures.
The easing of COVID-19 restrictions has helped gamblers in Singapore to spend more. This has led to strong results for lottery and sports betting products.