It's A Fake!!!

Dennis Putnam dap1 at MINDSPRING.COM
Sat Sep 16 17:24:28 MDT 2000


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At 04:25 PM 9/16/00 -0400, you wrote:
> Fake E-Mail Raises Concerns Among Gun Owners
>
> Saturday, September 16, 2000
>
> By TARA COPP
> Scripps Howard News Service
>
> WASHINGTON -- A fake e-mail saying that Congress may require
> citizens to
>list all the guns they own on their tax forms has prompted hundreds
>of worried citizens to contact Capitol Hill.
>
>  SNIP

This was not a fake. There was indeed a bill introduced to require
the IRS to register all handguns for the purpose of taxing them. The
bill was sent to comittee and died but that part of the story was not
very well publicized and is the reason many pro-RKBAs are/were in a
panic.

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