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Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed legislation to nearly double the current 11 percent tax on handguns, and impose a 50 percent tax on shells and cartridges. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Democrats Propose Bill For Hefty Tax Increase On Guns, Ammunition

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed legislation to nearly double the current 11 percent tax on handguns, and impose a 50 percent tax on shells and cartridges.

08/27/2013