A-Appraisals knows the special needs of estate executorsThe task of settling an estate, while stressful, is not to be taken lightly. It's up to you as a trustee to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and attentively as possible. You can count on us to respond quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone involved.
Attorneys and accountants count on our ethics when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being determined for real property. We understand their needs and are acclimated to working with all parties involved. We provide appraisal reports that exceed the obligations of the courts and other agencies.
Settling an estate most often requires an appraisal to determine market value for the residential property affected. We understand that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the date an appraisal report is requested will differ the date of death. Our professional staff is familiar with the systems and requirements needed to supply a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethics provision listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our staff to confidentiality, guaranteeing the highest degree of discretion for you.
The importance of needing a real estate appraisal when cooperating with government agencies to prove income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.
Opinions of value used in documents provided to revenue authorities absolutely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. In having a report supported by A-Appraisals's professional appraisers, you will have the knowledge that the numbers displayed in the report will certainly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are accurate and correct.
A-Appraisals ensures a well-founded report, which will give an executor solid facts and numbers that will meet IRS and revenue agency requirements. You need not stress over anything, because we will be there to back up our reports if they are ever challenged.