Because the ATF needs to provide approval to add NFA-regulated items into a Gun Trust, there is a three-step process that must be completed in a singular order.
There are no local, county or state filing fees required to create a Gun Trust. But a “Tax Stamp” must be paid to the ATF for submitting an application to transfer a regulated weapon.
There are main four benefits to creating a Gun Trust:
A Gun Trust is a legal document created to allow the ownership of certain firearms or other item that are regulated by the NFA, the federal law that governs the manufacture, possession and use of certain guns and gun accessories.