COVID-19 Update - May 1, 2020

MFDA Covid-19 Update for May 1, 2020 -- Gov. Baker orders masks to be worn in public, effective May 6. We provide talking points for funeral directors for a wide range of questions and issues. DTA simplifies its application for the state of emergency. We answer questions about post-mortem testing for Covid-19 and provide a form for viewing/recording open or closed casket. Some 1099 compensation is now exempt from PMFL contributions. The Federal Reserve announces a lending program. The update also includes the PPE Supplier list, funeral service in the news and daily state data on cases/deaths.  [Learn More]