Wisconsin Lottery and Gaming Credit Program

​​Sec. 79.10, Wis. Stats.

  1. What is the Lottery and Gaming Credit?

  2. Who qualifies for the Lottery and Gaming Credit?

  3. Do I have to apply for the Lottery and Gaming Credit?

  4. How is the Lottery and Gaming Credit calculated?

  5. Does a manufactured/mobile home that pays a monthly permit fee qualify?

  6. Did I receive the Lottery and Gaming Credit?

  7. What if the Lottery and Gaming Credit isn't listed on my tax bill?

  8. What if I purchased my home after January 1?

  9. What happens if a property qualifying for the Lottery and Gaming Credit is sold after January 1?

  10. Can I claim more than one Lottery and Gaming Credit?

  11. Who do I let know if a property no longer qualifies for the Lottery and Gaming Credit?

  12. What happens if I split my property during the year and the municipal or county treasurer prepares an assessment of a divided parcel, under state law (sec. 70.323, Wis. Stats.)?

  13. What if I build a new home?

  14. Can I receive the Lottery and Gaming Credit, and the First Dollar Credit?

  15. Do I qualify for the Lottery and Gaming Credit if I hold a Life Estate?

  16. Do I qualify for the Lottery and Gaming Credit if I am buying the property on a land contract?

  17. Do I qualify for the Lottery and Gaming Credit if I am the beneficiary of a property that is in a trust?

  18. I didn't receive the Lottery and Gaming Credit on my property tax bill for previous years. Can I apply for the Lottery and Gaming Credit refund for those years?

  19. Who should I contact if I have additional questions?


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FOR QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS CONTACT:

MS 6-97
WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
Local Government Services Bureau
PO Box 8971
Madison, WI 53708-8971
Fax: (608) 264-6887
Email additional questions to lgs@wisconsin.gov