How long do funeral homes keep records?

Answer It is normal for a funeral home to keep records that are easily accessible for at least ten years. Records more than ten years old may be stored or archived somewhere else on the property.Source:TN... Read More »

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How long should records be kept on homes that have been sold?

According to the IRS, you should keep all records on a home you sold until after the tax year has completed. If you sell a home in 2010, keep your records until after you have finished your taxes i... Read More »

Are funeral homes a monopoly?

Funeral homes are not monopolies because while several might be owned by one person or company, there is still a competitive market. A monopoly, according to, is "exclusive ownership throug... Read More »

Janitor Duties at Funeral Homes?

Funeral homes are in the business of delivering people to their final resting place; because of this, the appearance of many funeral homes is that of a perpetually unchanging and almost sacred inst... Read More »

Do funeral homes have a policy on bodies with radiation?

Funeral homes do have guidelines for handling irradiated bodies. In some cases, if the dose rate is unknown, the funeral home morticians may avoid embalming or cremating the remains. They also may ... Read More »