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Will Handgun Owners Be Required to List Their Guns on the Next Federal Tax Return?

Fiction: No. There is currently no bill before Congress that would require that all handgun owners list their guns on federal income tax returns. Many email forwards have been circulating regarding a Senate bill “SB 2099” and the alleged $50 tax on firearms. This so-called report is false. There is no such legislation currently before Congress as verified on, which is the official congressional legislation database. You may also verify that the report is false on Here is the link for more information on this email rumor:

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