Gambling Winnings

Report the source and amount of your gambling winnings in Schedule A. 

Gambling Winnings: An Example

For You

Schedule A

Report gambling winnings if you won or received more than $200 from a single source during the reporting period. This threshold is based on gross winnings, not net winnings.

Block A: Provide the name of the source and its location (city and state).

Block C: Write the word “gambling winnings” followed by the exact amount of your winnings in the column labeled “Other Income” on the right side of the page.

For Your Spouse

Do not report the gambling winnings of your spouse.

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This guide is not intended to provide investment advice, and you should not rely on statements in this guide when making investment decisions.