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Connecticut Dem Proposes
Federal Tax Credit for
Surrendering ´Assault Weapons´

Cybercast News Service, by Gregory Gwyn-Williams, Jr.

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/18/2013 10:00:33 PM

Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) has introduced a bill that would give individuals a federal tax credit for surrendering their semiautomatic weapons. The “Support Assault Firearms Elimination and Reduction for our Streets Act” would amend the Internal Revenue Code to “allow a credit against tax for surrendering to authorities certain assault weapons.” Section 25E of the bill reads: 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,

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I didn´t think it was possible to have so many stupid, incompetent people in one place. Was I ever wrong. This pathetic woman is married to Stan Greenberg the powerful Democrat pollster.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: aasilver, 1/18/2013 10:05:44 PM     (No. 9125585)

I am certain that this idiot has no idea what defines an ´assault weapon´.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 1/18/2013 10:13:29 PM     (No. 9125590)

Obama voters with assault weapons don´t pay taxes anyway so that´s a horse that won´t run.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ccyr, 1/18/2013 10:22:13 PM     (No. 9125603)

This is a pretty good idea. I wonder what government surplus store we can buy the surrendered weapons from.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Dante, 1/18/2013 10:22:37 PM     (No. 9125604)

“Support Assault Firearms Elimination and Reduction for our Streets Act”

OK, so what moronic acronym is this intended to inspire, obviously SAFE-something. Idiots see meaning in that kind of nonsense.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Nimby, 1/18/2013 10:24:13 PM     (No. 9125606)

Loons

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Reply 6 - Posted by: gloating, 1/18/2013 10:26:19 PM     (No. 9125611)

Rosa DeLauro is my Congressional Rep. She is a Socialist and a millionaire at the same time...Also believes in a womans right to choose abortion and still claims to be a Catholic. Go figure. This latest idea of turning in weapons to get a tax credit is infantile...what crook pays federal income taxes? You think the law abiding citizens of Ct are going to turn in their weapons for a tax credit? Think again Rosa.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: veritas, 1/18/2013 10:27:21 PM     (No. 9125613)

I can´t find a story on the "Support Assault Firearms Elimination and Protect our Representatives Act." You remember -- that´s the one where those super-effective "This is a Gun-Free Zone" signs go up on the Capital Building in place of depending on the false sense of security some mistakenly find in the Capital Police and the Secret Service´s armed officers.

#1: As far as I an tell, the current definition of an "assault weapon" is anything that goes "Bang!" Of course, after that stabbing incident....

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Safari Man, 1/18/2013 10:29:44 PM     (No. 9125615)

It seems every question the dims are confronted with involves some sort of federal spending. This means people in Texas will be paying for people in Conn to have their guns destroyed. Hopefully those of us in Texas will provide a good market for those guns and will pay as much as the government will for them.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Doc Obiwan, 1/18/2013 10:38:52 PM     (No. 9125620)

The flip side of a "tax credit" is a new tax on everyone who doesn´t turn them in. If they can find them, of course. Which leads to how to find them....

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Reply 10 - Posted by: TexasAllTheWay, 1/18/2013 10:47:16 PM     (No. 9125629)

Why, yes, they should get a BIG tax credit while "the rest of us" pay through the nose. s/o


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Reply 11 - Posted by: lillehuset, 1/18/2013 10:54:03 PM     (No. 9125638)

Rosa is married to a Democrat pollster and a big insider in the former Clinton administration and an insider in the Obama administration .....she is so far to the left she could be easily described as a Socialist.......I doubt she would ever lose her seat in Congress because she comes from a very liberal part of New Haven area of Connecticut......sorry to say..........

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Reply 12 - Posted by: hisself, 1/18/2013 11:11:23 PM     (No. 9125657)

Actually, if you read her stupid bill, you will see that the tax credit applies to the tax IN THIS ACT! So, it appears that if you turn in your weapon, you don´t have to pay the tax she will charge those who don´t turn them in.

And, registration is mandatory!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 1/18/2013 11:14:06 PM     (No. 9125661)

#8 that is because Democrats are the equivalent of bad parents. "Here´s some money kid, now go away. Here´s a tv and an X-box, now go away. Here´s the key to the liquor cabinet, now go away. Here´s a new car, please, just go away. Please be home in time to take care of me in my old age."
They give their constituents stuff and hope they show up in time to vote.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: texaspast, 1/18/2013 11:30:04 PM     (No. 9125678)

Hmmm... Lots of us in Texas will be happy to give you a much better price for your Ruger 10/22 (which in Connecticut is probably classed as an assault weapon, since you can buy a 50-round magazine for it) than you will get from any governmental entity. Yankees are generally really, well, dumb. I know there are a few of you that aren´t, but seriously . . . how can you stand to continue to live in that swamp of stupidity?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: FormerDem, 1/18/2013 11:48:59 PM     (No. 9125692)

In other words she is taking Roberts´ hint. Anyway, if so, the states can always tax gun-less households and even up the incentives.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 1/19/2013 12:14:51 AM     (No. 9125707)

Sorry #3 but can you stand in a Queda line in North Africa until the Obe gun runing specialists have a muslim gun show?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 1/19/2013 2:35:16 AM     (No. 9125766)

Sorry, #3, they´re going to be melted down and beaten into plowshares.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: belwhatter, 1/19/2013 3:00:34 AM     (No. 9125774)

The bats are taking over NY.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: DaBigGuy, 1/19/2013 3:15:25 AM     (No. 9125783)

How large of a retroactive refundable tax credit does Eric Holder get for the assault weapons he surrendered to Mexican gangs?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/19/2013 4:56:26 AM     (No. 9125812)

Maybe congress will pass a carve-out on some bill which will allow CT citizens to have a fed tax credit for surrendering this idiot.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: hicksvillekid59, 1/19/2013 7:19:05 AM     (No. 9125908)

Hmmmmmmm Let me get this straight...I surrender a Ruger 10/22 "assault rifle" that costs $300-400 for a $2000 fed tax credit?

I think I´ll order 20 or 30 of them the day that bill passes.

The brilliance of these &%&#@*s never ends.



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Reply 22 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 1/19/2013 8:59:36 AM     (No. 9126050)

While you´re at it Rosa, how about a law that withholds any tax refunds, etc. to anyone with a registered ´assault weapon´ unless and until he surrenders it? That is your goal, after all.

This ignorant ´woman´ is the antidote to the side effects mentioned in the Viagra disclaimer.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/19/2013 9:04:45 AM     (No. 9126068)

Seems like Federal bribery to me.


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Reply 24 - Posted by: Jebediah, 1/19/2013 9:20:07 AM     (No. 9126116)

This woman, a virtual (I tell you true) stand- in for Sadie Hawkins, drives through New Haven in a Rolls, and STILL the Dummies vote for her! But they are not so dumb as to surrender their guns as the vast majority of guns in New Haven are illegal, plus the owners pay no taxes.......better to hold on to them and continue what they are doing to lawfully registered gun owners and the rest of us.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/19/2013 10:47:07 AM     (No. 9126326)

Hmmm, OK, I give you a broken old rifle and you give me $100 Million in cash...that way I can buy MORE GUNS!!!!!!!!!!

Great Idea!

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Reply 26 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/19/2013 5:04:31 PM     (No. 9126948)

Forget it!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Chief1942, 1/19/2013 7:03:27 PM     (No. 9127082)

You dumb twit DeLauro. Only progressive/socialists would sacrifice freedom for a few dollars. Real Americans know the value of being armed and you won´t be able to purchase that freedom for any amount of money.

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