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No taxes on guns during Second Amendment weekend

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From the Louisiana Dept. of Revenue:

BATON ROUGE, LA - Hunters and campers will pay no sales tax on firearms, ammunition, and hunting supplies during the Louisiana Second Amendment Weekend Tax Holiday Sept 7 through Sept. 9. During these three days, eligible purchases are exempt from the four percent state sales tax and all local sales taxes.

The exemption applies to a wide range of supplies, including:

Shotguns, rifles, pistols, revolvers or other handguns

Ammunition intended to be fired from a gun or firearm

Accessories designed to be used for hunting

Apparel such as safety gear, camouflage clothing, jackets, hats, gloves, mittens, face masks and thermal underwear for use while hunting

Off-road vehicles such as all-terrain vehicles designed for hunting. The exemption does not apply to golf carts, bikes, motorcycles, tractors, or motor vehicles that may be legally driven on highways.

 

Visit www.revenue.louisiana.gov/secondamendment for more information, including the full list of eligible items, excluded items and special provisions.

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