FD-258 Fingerprint Card to .EFT File Walk-Through Guide
by National Gun Trusts
This service is used to take your completed FD-258 fingerprint card and create an .EFT file for ATF eForm 4 applications. When using an .EFT file for ATF eForm 4 applications, physical fingerprints won't need to be sent to the ATF. Your .EFT file will be uploaded in lieu of sending in physical fingerprint cards.
FD-258 Fingerprint Card to .EFT File Creation Cost: $65.00
This service is a one time service. Once you have your .EFT file you won't need to create another .EFT file for future tax stamp applications.
Step 1: Click the "Choose Service" button under the ATF icon.
Step 2: Click the "Next" button to proceed through the form.
Step 3: Fingerprint Card Selection.
Click the appropriate selection. To create an .EFT file from an already made fingerprint card, you will select "I have a fingerprint card" to proceed. To create an .EFT file from a live scan machine, you will select "I don't have a fingerprint card." (Click here for this guide)
Step 4: Complete Name and Contact Information.
Step 5: Complete Personal Identity Information.
Page 5B: Confirm Details.
Confirm that your details are correct.
Page 6: Payment.
You will need to confirm your payment here.
Page 6B: Accept the Terms and Conditions
Page 7: Payment.
Step 8: Send in your FD-258 fingerprint card to Printscan
After paying you be sent a confirmation email with information on how to send in your fingerprint cards to be created into an .EFT file. You will need to mail your order confirmation and fingerprint card to the address indicated in the confirmation email.
Your .EFT file will be created and emailed to you 24 business hours to 72 business hours after receiving your fingerprint card.