The gun rights group charged the move as a retreat from the"tainted regulatory and political environment" of New York, in which it's now registered.
The team filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which can be used by firms and other things to pay off and repay debts. The NRA stated its everyday operations and labour will remain the same.
The activities come after a tumultuous few years to get the business, which has witnessed internal cracks, allegations of financial improprieties by top leaders and legal struggles.
New York Attorney General Letitia James at August declared that her office had been wanting to decode the NRA, accusing it of widespread fiscal misconduct and alleging its top leaders diverted millions of dollars for individual use.
"The NRA's claimed financial standing has finally fulfilled its ethical standing: bankrupt. While we examine this filing, we're not going to allow the NRA to utilize this or another strategy to evade liability and also my office's supervision," James stated.