You are one of the declared winners of the INTERNATIONAL SWEEPSTATES LOTTERY promotions held on March 20th, 2009 in the 2nd category.A ticket with serial numbers KTR 00011065528 attached to your name drew the lucky winning numbers 5-8-22-16-26-33-42.
You are therefore entitled to the sum of $215, 000.00 US dollars. This is from a total prize money of $4, 3000, 000.00 US dollars that was shared and presented among 20 delared winners. Please note that all the participants were selected through a random computer ballot system drawn from over 100, 000 names.
In accordance with your disbursement policy, your prize money has been forwarded to our clearing/disbursement institution to release your funds to you either by certified check or money order after all the clearance has been made.
To expedite the processing, enclosed is a check if $4, 875.00 dollars deducted from your winning, to enable you to pay for the applicable Winning Taxes on your winning ($215, 000.00.)
The tax amount is USD $2, 750.00 (TWO THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS ONLY) to be paid via WESTERN UNION WIRING FACILITY directly to your assigned tax agent.
Please do not attempt to use this check untill you call and speak with the claim agent MR. KEN HANSON at 1-647