Does State Make a Difference? Home › Forums › NFA Tracker › Form 4 Questions › Does State Make a Difference? This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by gunningreg33 2 years ago. Author Posts 20170131 at 1:07 pm #76878 nitzelParticipant Posts: 1 Join Date: 10/12/2016 Just wondering if the applicant’s home state makes a difference in wait time? Are examiners assigned to particular regions? 20170131 at 1:58 pm #76881 gunningreg33Participant Posts: 42 Join Date: 10/12/2016 My understanding is that the state doesn’t matter for general wait times. I had asked someone where they were, since their dealer received their stamp within a few work days after approval…so I was trying to see if he was near GA, turned out he was in WA… Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.