E-Form approved but no tax stamp yet?

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  1. djaziatic

    djaziatic
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    My form 1 on the atf e-file site was approved 4/21/15. But I have yet to see a tax stamp or paperwork in the mail. How long did you guys wait til you saw the stamp and or paperwork?
     
  2. Stomper

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    Aside from that, how long did it take for you to get it approved? o_O
     
  3. djaziatic

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    2 months
     
  4. Stomper

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    Wowsers!! The last time I sent a Form-4 pre-e-file it took danged near a year!
     
  5. 1811GNR

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    You won't get one in the mail. Digital copy only.
    Print it, save it.
     
  6. tikkahunter

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    If you e-filed a form 1 you will just get an email with your approved form for you to print. You will never get a paper copy
     
  7. djaziatic

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    Thanks, how about the tax stamp?
     
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    Digital stamp will be on the digital form
     
  9. djaziatic

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    Hmm that is weird, maybe it's not approved? Cause I never received an email saying it was approved, but when I log into the e site it's listed under approved. Maybe I should give them a call.
     
  10. tikkahunter

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    Look in your junk or spam folder of email
    When you applied did you get a conformation email?
     
  11. SCARed

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    The approved form is in a PDF. On the right side of the screen is the button for the form.
     
  12. djaziatic

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    Ahhhhhh....I see it now. Sorry its my first efile. I guess I had to "View Form" to get the PDF file with the tax stamp! Awesome! Thanks everyone!
     
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    Set your printer to high resolution colors and it kinda looks like a real tax stamp.
     
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  14. Stomper

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    How long does that file stay available online, indefinitely?
     
  15. djaziatic

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    Looks like it stomper. You can view all files pending or approved.
     
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    That sure seems like a lot better option than having the physical original and the risk of it getting lost or destroyed.
     
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  17. PDXSparky

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    I have my form 4's all scanned and backed up. Also have color copies and the originals are safe in the safe.

    I want that physical stamp.
     
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    A real stamp almost makes it seem like it's worth the $200.00 you coughed up for it.
     
  19. wired

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    Ive had several guns and silencers Ive gotten bored with over the years and sold. The stamp could always be counted on to bring $50 on ebay. As much as I like the efile form 1 thing I don't like the way it screws me out of $50.
     

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