Home Based FFL [2019]

Home Based FFL [2019]

Home Based FFL Home-based FFLs are extremely popular! In fact, most FFLs in this country are run out of their house! We’ve seen a giant increase lately in the number of people getting their home-based FFL. We think that it is due to a couple of reasons: Gun...
New ATF Forms Released – FFL & SOT

New ATF Forms Released – FFL & SOT

The ATF has released new versions of seven revised FFL & SOT forms! We’ve got the latest versions ready for you to download here.  Below are descriptions, and the most up-to-date versions, of each of the following forms: Form 1 – “Application to Make &...
[EXPLAINED] HR 7115 – 3D Firearms Prohibitions Act

[EXPLAINED] HR 7115 – 3D Firearms Prohibitions Act

Q: What does HR 7115 mean? A: HR 7115 is effectively a prohibition on the advertisement of “80% receivers” and AR parts, a requirement that homemade guns be serialized with FFL-assigned serial numbers, and it re-defines certain products as “banned...
FFL License Types

FFL License Types

FFL License Types Depending on the type of firearm business activity you’d like to conduct, you’ll need a particular “type” of FFL license. An FFL is a license that allows the Federal Firearm Licensee (the person/company that has an FFL license) to import, make, or...
ATF Ruling 81-4 – Drop In Auto Sear (DIAS)

ATF Ruling 81-4 – Drop In Auto Sear (DIAS)

Summary: AR15 Drop In Auto Sears (DIAS) manufactured after October 31st, 1981 are considered machine guns and are therefore regulated under the National Firearms Act of 1934. IMPORTANT: Despite this ruling, possession of ANY Drop In Auto Sear along with an AR-15 with...
FFL Number – What it Means and How to Look it Up

FFL Number – What it Means and How to Look it Up

What is an FFL number? An FFL number is a unique identifying number assigned to every Federal Firearms License issued by the ATF.  In addition to identifying FFLs, the FFL number also shares some information about the FFL (like the Type of FFL, the expirations date,...
Shopify Bans Online Firearm and Gun Part Sales

Shopify Bans Online Firearm and Gun Part Sales

Shopify just amended their definitions of restricted items to include many firearms and parts. This means that these gun parts and firearms are not allowed to be sold online using Shopify’s services.   Banned Firearms for Sale Online on Shopify...
How to Transfer a Gun

How to Transfer a Gun

Have you ever tried to send or receive a firearm but weren’t sure how to do it? Maybe you just bought a firearm online, or you need to ship a gun, and you’re wondering how to transfer it. You might have looked into transferring the gun and you learned that...