Winchester Repeating Arms announced a rebate for all retail purchases made between April 15 and April 30 in the US of their rifles and shotguns. The rebate is for the total amount of the sales tax (up to 8% of the purchase price.)
According to Winchester Repeating Arms, the rebate information will be available on April 15 at their web site. Until then, the specific rebate info will not be published. The release does mention that special consideration will be given to purchases made in a state without a sales tax.
Winchester’s press release:
Winchester Repeating Arms Helps You Beat The Tax Man
When you buy a new Winchester firearm at retail between April 15 and April 30, 2013, you can receive a rebate of up to 8% of the purchase price to reimburse you for the state sales tax. That’s just like putting the sales tax right back in your pocket. See your Winchester dealer for more information on how to beat the tax man in 2013! Rebate forms will be available on April 15 for download at www.winchesterguns.com (click on the product tab, then promotions & rebates)
Here’s an example: If you spend $1,000 on a new Winchester rifle or shotgun, and you pay an 8% sales tax, you’ll get an $80 reimbursement from Winchester Repeating Arms.
Offer valid only on the consumer retail purchase of a new Winchester firearm purchased between April 15, 2013 and April 30, 2013. To qualify for your sales tax reimbursement (up to a maximum refund of 8% of the purchase price as determined by the sales tax paid at the time your purchase was made as documented on your dated sales receipt) this coupon must be filled out completely and returned to Winchester Repeating Arms with the supporting documents as listed, postmarked no later than midnight May 15, 2013. Winchester Repeating Arms employees, Winchester Repeating Arms sales representatives, authorized Winchester Repeating Arms dealers and their sales staff, and members of their immediate families are not eligible for this promotion. Limited to one offer per person. Offer valid in the United States only. All purchasers must be citizens or legal residents of the United States.
If you live in a state with no sales tax please submit your coupon (with valid purchase information) for special consideration.