Federal Tax on AR-15 Ammunition

Andrew D Ellis
1 min readApr 9, 2021
Money, money, money . . .

If you want to eliminate something, then tax it out of existence.

A Federal tax on AR-15 ammunition could be passed in the Senate with 50 votes in a reconciliation bill because it is a revenue-raising measure that squarely fits within long-established budget reconciliation procedures.

Back in 1981, working with Bob Dove, the Senate Parliamentarian and Steve Bell, the staff director…