How to Purchase A Suppressor

Is it legal to own a suppressor?

If you are Texas resident and if you can legally own a firearm then you can own a suppressor.

Please check your state and local laws before purchasing if you are not a Texas resident.

Basic steps to buying a suppressor.

If you are transferring your suppressor to another dealer.

  1. Choose and purchase your suppressor.
  2. Have your dealer send a copy of their FFL and SOT to us.  Your dealer will assist in completion and submission of ATF Form 4.
  3. We will submit a Form 3 and upon approval by the ATF will ship you suppressor to your dealer.
  4. Your dealer will make delivery of your suppressor when your Form 4 has been approved by the ATF.

If Richmond Tactical will be assisting and submitting your ATF Form 4

  1. Choose and purchase your suppressor.
  2. Purchase your $200 Tax Stamp.
  3. Choose how you want to file.  Filing as a Trust or Individual are the most common.
    1.  Trust (this is the most common and we can recommend someone to prepare a trust if you do not already have one).  Provide the following for all responsible parties on the trust:
      1. Email a copy of your trust and Schedule A to [email protected]
      2. Two passport photos
      3.  Two FBI FD-258 fingerprint cards
      4. Identify your local Chief Law Enforcement Officer (CLEO), for notification
    2. Individual
      1.  Two passport photos
      2. Two FBI FD-258 fingerprint cards
      3.  Identify your local Chief Law Enforcement Officer (CLEO), for notification
  4. Richmond Tactical will submit your Form 4 to the ATF.
  5. We will notify you that your suppressor is ready for pick up upon receipt of an approved Form 4.

Industry member:

American Suppressor Association
American Suppressor Association
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