Forfeit Your Guns

Forfeit Your Guns Bill Introduced In House of Representatives

Representative Rosa L. DeLauro (D-CT) introduced HR 226 in the House of Representatives.  What does the bill  seek to do?  I looks to amend the 1986 Internal Revenue code and allow a credit  if taxpayers “surrender” their guns to the government.  The Act is said to be  cited as the “Support Assault Firearms Elimination and Reduction for our Streets  Act.”

According to the text of the bill, the allowance of the credit is:

(1) In general.–In the case of an individual who surrenders a specified  assault weapon to the United States or a State or local government (or political  subdivision thereof) as part of a Federal, State, or local public safety  program to reduce the number of privately owned weapons, on the election of the  taxpayer there shall be allowed as a credit against the tax imposed by this  chapter an amount equal to $2,000.  Continue Reading

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Brent is not a scholar. He’s not an author or speaker (yet). He hasn’t published a book nor does he write articles for magazines (yet). He has no advanced literary degree or pedigree (never will). He is just an American who writes and shares what interests him. He cares about the salvation of this country and a return to its Constitutional roots. He believes in God, country and family.
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