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2023 Certificate of Authority Renewal Pre-Need Contract Reporting

Indianapolis, IN December 2, 2022

The annual 2023 renewal of your Certificate of Authority to sell funeral services and merchandise as well to service pre-need funerals when the death occurs is rapidly approaching March1, 2023.  Per Indiana statute and State Board Rule, reporting of all pre-need contracts sold in 2022 and the trustees your firm places said monies with is due as part of the renewal process. 

We are pleased to announce the Indiana State Board of Funeral & Cemetery Service suspended all per-contract payments for the 2023 renewal.  The State’s consumer protection fund is above 2.5 million dollars in value therefore NO PAYMENTS will be required when certificates of authority are renewed. 

Your renewal application will still need to be submitted by March 1, 2023 and all required items reported.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call IFDA at 317-846-2448.

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