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How Easy Is BATS To Use?
How can fusion centers utilize BATS?
How are FOIA requests handled for BATS?
Has the issue of a single point of reporting for Arson & Explosives Incidents for Law Enforcement and Firefighting Authorities been resolved?
Can my department enter past incidents into BATS?
AFMER - ATF Form 5300.11
When the notice is sent out, what year is ATF requesting?
What is the best way to submit my form?
What is production and what should I report?
What does ATF do with the data I report?
Is it okay to send in my report before the calendar year has ended?
If I purchase a firearm and manufacture/remanufacture it into a different firearm, do I need to report this as production?
If I manufacture a weapon, but do not sell or export it, do I still need to report it?
If I manufacture a gun and export it to another country, should I report it under section 8, section 9, or both section 8 and 9 of the form?
I receive a firearm receiver/frame from another licensed manufacturer with the intention to incorporate the receiver/frame into a complete firearm that I will sell, but later I decide to sell the receiver as is. Must I report this on my form?
I misplaced the AFMER form that was sent to me. Where can I get another AFMER form?
I have a license to manufacture destructive devices (type 10 FFL), but based on the form instructions destructive devices do not need to be reported. Should I stop filing?
I am a manufacturer and I gave my receiver to another manufacturer to complete and sell; should I report the receiver?
How do I know ATF received my report?
Does the AFMER form 5300.11 have any relationship with NFA Special Occupational Tax
Do I need to file a report even if I didn’t manufacture any firearms last year?
After filing my report with ATF, I discovered an error. What should I do?
The sale of alcohol and tobacco to minors?
Applying for a Federal Explosives License
When do I get my license?
What type of explosives licenses are available?
What circumstances may cause final action on a Federal Explosives License (FEL) application to be delayed?
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