- Nov 15, 2006
- Western PRofMA
Scams Using Fraudulent or Manipulated NFA Registration Documents
June 5, 2015
TO ALL FEDERAL FIREARMS LICENSEES (FFLs) AND FIREARM PURCHASERS
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is advising the public to be aware of fraudulent National Firearms Act (NFA) tax registration forms being used to sell NFA firearms. Some individuals are presenting altered NFA Form 4’s to prospective buyers in order to obtain a deposit, but never deliver the firearms.
A typical scam starts with a perpetrator (seller) claiming
TL/DR Version - Look out for forged Form 4s, details are in the link.