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It's mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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Posts Tagged ‘FFL’

Getting Started on Class III/NFA Licensing—Your First Step to Capitalizing on the Growing Suppressor Market


Despite the growing consumer demand for suppressors and the thriving marketplace, I still hear dealers wondering whether buying and selling suppressors is legal.



Firearm Inventory Counts and Reconciliation — Compliance Secret No. 1


When we as members of NSSF’s FFL Compliance Consultant Team are out in the field with NSSF members during a compliance consultation visit, the question will often come up, “What’s one big secret to compliance?” We do have one, though it’s not really a secret. The “secret,” if you will, is about conducting careful inventory […]



Retailer Education Seminars Starting Soon


Despite the record snowfalls in the areas surrounding NSSF’s offices in Newtown, Connecticut, the calendar does tell us spring is just a few short weeks away. That means NSSF will be kicking off the first of a dozen Retailer Education Seminars around the country. These invaluable compliance-oriented sessions provide retailers and range owners across the […]



“Sweat the Details” During Your Busiest Season


As a firearms retailer, the holiday season represents a very special window of opportunity in which sellers can maximize sales and profits. Your biggest responsibility as an FFL during this accelerated business cycle is to remain compliant.



Responsible Persons


When our NSSF ATF compliance consultants visit retailers, they always need to know who the “responsible person/s” of record is/are.



Personal Firearms and Your FFL Business Site


One question frequently asked by retailers is how to account for firearms on their premises that are personally owned and not for sale.



NSSF Announces 2013 Retailer Education Seminars


NSSF has expanded the number of free Retailer Education Seminars it will offer this year to a dozen, an increase of four in order to satisfy demand. The seminars bring together federally licensed firearms retailers and NSSF consultants retired from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, plus an expert on the FBI’s National […]



NSSF Warns Dealers to “Sweat the Details”


NSSF, in an ongoing effort to provide members of our industry with the information, knowledge and resources they need to comply with the law so they can maintain their federal firearms license, is please to announce the publication of “Sweat the Details.”  This brief resource explains to federal firearms licensees (FFLs) what a “willful violation” […]