What is a Form 4 ATF?

What is a Form 4 ATF?

The ATF Form 4 or “Application for Tax Paid Transfer and Registration of Firearm” is an ATF form for handling the registration and transfer of NFA items under certain circumstances. If you are filling out the ATF Form 4, it means you are purchasing an already made NFA item like a silencer, SBR or AOW.

Can you do an ATF Form 4 online?

The ATF eForm 4 is back – you are now able to submit the ATF Form 4 electronically through eForms. Electronic Submission of ATF Forms 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 6A, 9, 10, and 5300 – you are now able to submit any of these applications with the required electronic documents.

How long does it take to get a Form 4 approved?

between about 250-370 days
Right now, expect any form 4 application to take between about 250-370 days to process and an e-filed Form 1 to take about a month.

What is a Form 4 trust?

The ATF Form 4 is used to transfer an NFA Firearm to a non-FFL (individual or trust). ATF’s “Form 4” is an “Application for Tax Paid Transfer and Registration of a Firearm”. It is used whenever you are buying an NFA Firearm that already exists (not making one).

How long does it take to get ATF form 4?

Current Processing Times

ATF Form Paper
Form 4 Application for Tax Paid Transfer and Registration of Firearm 8 months
Form 5 Application for Tax-Exempt Transfer and Registration of Firearm 2 months
Form 6 Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War 6 weeks

Will silencer shop do a form 1?

Form 1 service is currently discontinued and we do not currently know when it will be back.

What is the difference between ATF Form 1 and 4?

Use ATF Form 1 if you want to make your own NFA item. Use ATF Form 3 if you’re an FFL dealer transferring your NFA item to another FFL or government agency. Use ATF Form 4 if you’re a private citizen taking ownership of an NFA item in the form of an individual registration, gun trust, or corporation.

What is the difference between ATF form 1 and 4?

How do I complete an ATF Form 4 application?

eForms Currently Available. ATF Forms 1,2,3,5,6,6A,9,10 and 5300.11 are available for eForms submission.

  • Imports eForms.
  • NFA eForms: Filed by an individual or entity to get approval to make and register an NFA firearm.
  • Annual Firearms Manufacturing and Exportation Report
  • Additional Registration Steps.
  • Ask the Experts.
  • Status Checks.
  • Can the ATF expedite a form 1 or Form 4?

    ATF also has a policy they will expedite a form 1 or 4 for a military person that’s deploying. Send them a copy of your orders and it also gets fast tracked. Yes they can! I didn’t believe it but my Form 4 was in approved in 52 days.

    How to fill out a form 4?


  • Address
  • Social Security number
  • Marital status
  • Any additional amount you want to be withheld for each paycheck
  • Whether you are claiming exemption from withholding
  • Your employer’s name and address
  • Your first date of employment
  • Your employer identification number
  • How to notify ATF of address change?

    When you move, regardless of whether you move interstate or intrastate, the ATF wants you to update them regarding the permanent location where your NFA firearms will be stored. The ATF’s change of address form is ATF Form 5320.20, entitled “Application to Transport Interstate or to Temporarily Export Certain National Firearms (NFA) Firearms. If you are moving intrastate (within the same state), you can file the change of address form after you move.