H.R.5717 proposes 30% tax on firearms and 50% tax on ammunition

THE QUESTION:

Does HR5717 propose new taxes on guns and ammunition while also requiring licenses for all gun owners?

THE ANSWER:

Yes. As it’s currently written – the bill does put a 30% tax on future firearm purchases and a 50% tax on future ammo purchases. It would also make it illegal for anyone to purchase or own a firearm without a federal or state license.

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