Originally Posted by steel
Would it be possible to transfer all your firearms into a trust prior to 1/1/14, name your children as beneficiaries, and, in so doing, circumvent the intra-familial transfer fee? Also, since a trust is deemed to be an entity, would you have to pay a private party transfer fee when you transfer your firearms into the trust?
I would bet a $ to a do-nut that if you do that, upon disbursal from the trust, each firearm and recipient would have to be DROS'ed.
IANAL, but before doing anything along those lines, you should seek competent legal counsel - someone up on trusts, and firearms law.