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2024 Membership Dues Rates

Firm: Applicant must be duly licensed and own or operate a funeral establishment. Where more than one member establishment is operated by the same ownership, dues shall be determined by total Death Certificates filed. If you need assistance in calculating dues,
please call the TFDA office at (512) 442-2304. Download Applicaiton & Worksheet.
Each Firm voting member, each receives one vote.

FIRM DUES WORKSHEET

Determine your case volume range and corresponding rate:

Enter the number of death certificates from previous calendar year (2023).
Multiple that # by $1.50.

Add base rate $

to Death Cert. $.

Case Volume

Base Rate

# Death Cert. Annual

X $1.50

Total Dues:

1 – 99

$425.00

 

$

$

100 – 199

$475.00

 

$

$

200 – 299

$525.00

 

$

$

300 – 399

$575.00

 

$

$

400 – 499

$625.00

 

$

$

500 – 599

$675.00

 

$

$

600 – 2,000

$725.00

 

$

$

2,001 & up

$775.00

 

$

$

$50,000 maximum fee

 

Commercial Embalmer Membership   $695
Applicant must be duly Licensed and own or operate a commercial embalming establishment.  Where more than one member establishment is operated by the same ownership, dues shall be determined independently.
Each establishment receives one (1) vote.

Vendor Associate Membership      $595
Applicant must be a vendor or supplier company of goods and services. Vendor Associate Members have no voting rights. Additional contacts can be added for $100.00 each.

Associate Membership     $175
Suppliers, cemetery owners, registered apprentices, and surviving spouses or dependents who are not actively employed by an establishment member. This is an individual membership and receives no voting rights.

Individual Membership       $195
Any licensed funeral director and/or embalmer whose establishment does not qualify for a Firm membership is eligible for membership in this category. Any licensed funeral director and/or embalmer not employed by a licensed funeral establishment and/or Firm member is also eligible for membership in this category.

If you are the FDIC, Owner, or Manager of a licensed funeral establishment, you are not eligible to join as an individual. You must apply for a Firm membership.

Individual (Employee) Membership          $80
If you are an employee of a Firm member, you are eligible for this discounted rate.