During the Coronavirus COVID-19 shutdowns the ATF NFA branch is still open and the hours are still the same and shown below. Please note that most examiners are teleworking and communication might be delayed.
We have created FD-258 Fingerprint Card Fillable .PSD File that can help creating your fingerprint cards for multiple tax stamp applications or one tax stamp application. Each responsible person on the application, will need to submit two fingerprint cards for each tax stamp application. With our FD-258 fingerprint card kit you can simply fingerprint yourself.
Yes, a NFA gun Trust can comprise of a single responsible person.This is quite common when NFA gun trusts are created initially.However, when you create your NFA gun trust, you will still need to designate a successor trustee and at least one beneficiary.
When you do visit your SOT dealer to pick up your NFA Firearm(s), you will then be required to fill out the ATF 4473 for the NFA firearms(s). This is completely normal and required by the ATF.However, you aren’t required to go through the NICS background check for the NFA firearm(s) that you are picking up.