This weekend, hunters will have the chance to save some money on their guns and ammo during Mississippi's statewide second amendment sales tax holiday.
It started Friday at 12:01 a.m., through Sunday at midnight, with guns, ammo, and archery equipment being tax-free throughout the state.
Tax-exempt items include pistols, revolvers, rifles, and shotguns, as well as their respective ammo. Also exempt is a wide range of archery equipment including bows, arrows, arrow rest, arm guards, quivers, and crossbows. The tax-exempt list also includes hard and soft cases designed to carry firearms or archery equipment, hearing protection, scopes and holsters among the items.
A full list of exempt and nonexempt items can be found at http://www.dor.ms.gov/Business/Pages/Sales-Use-Tax-landing.aspx
by clicking on the Annual Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday Guide link.
TAX-FREE HOLIDAY: Cameron Cooksey shows Kelly Murphy a Ruger Precision Rifle 6.5 Creedmoor at 601 Sports Thursday. This upcoming weekend is the annual tax-free weekend on guns and ammunition. The Vicksburg Post