Taiwan’s Ministry of Finance today announced the list of winners of the September / October Uniform Invoice Lottery, revealing that one of the NT $ 10 million (US $ 360,415) special prize winners did not had spent only NT $ 8 (US $ 0.29) to get the winning prize. ticket.
Uniform Invoice winning numbers were issued on November 25, 13 people winning the special prize of NT $ 10 million each, after receiving receipt number 14872301 (the number also has a two-letter alphabetical code unique to the point of sale). The winner with the lowest receipt was a customer of a stationery store in Pingtung City who had purchased a highlighter pen for NT $ 8.
16 people took home the NT $ 2 million grand prize, according to the MOF announcement.
The Ministry of Finance Uniform Invoice Lottery is raffled every two months and gives consumers the chance to win cash prizes for their purchases at stores that issue receipts. The system itself was originally designed to prevent tax evasion and increase tax revenue.
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