Firearms and Ammunitions Laws, Regulations, and Public Guidance


Chapter 32 – Manufacturers Excise Tax Subchapter D – Recreational Equipment

Subchapter F – Special Provisions Applicable to Manufacturers Tax

Subchapter G – Exemptions, Registration, Etc.


Part 53 Manufacturers Excise Taxes – Firearms and Ammunition

Public Guidance

Formal interpretations of TTB and ATF regulations

Industry Circulars
Guidance to help industry members understand and comply with applicable laws and regulations

Treasury Decisions
Official rules of the Department of the Treasury issued for the administration, application, and enforcement of the Federal laws administered by TTB


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