Winchester helps you beat the tax man. Put a new Winchester rifle or shotgun in your gun rack and put the sales tax back in your pocket with the 2012 Winchester Repeating Arms Spring Tax Cut Offer. Buy a new Winchester firearm and we’ll pay your sales tax as our tax day gift to you. Purchase a new Winchester firearm at retail between April 1, 2012 and April 30, 2012 and get reimbursed up to 8% in U.S. funds for the sales tax. See your Winchester Repeating Arms dealer for more information on how to beat the tax man! 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.