Appraisals for Estate Settlement by R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services

Estate settlement is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as swiftly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone left behind.

We've shown that we're experts in providing the best appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to depend on. There are specific needs for everyone; we realize these requirements and are used to to working with all parties involved. In our company, we are accustomed to working with law offices in composing appraisal reports that meet their requirements.

Contact us today to discuss your individual estate appraisal essentials and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Settling an estate generally depends on an appraisal to determine fair market value for the estate affected. We empathize that when you lose a loved one, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the date an appraisal is ordered will not match the date of death. R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services assures that our staff are knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements requested by revenue services to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our company to confidentiality, providing the highest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

The importance of having a real estate appraisal when cooperating with government agencies to show income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

One of the most essential requirements in a report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a comprehensive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. A report of this caliber will certainly show the evidence that the numbers expressed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services will provide an substantiated appraisal, which will provide an executor clear facts and numbers that will exceed IRS and state agency requirements. You need not stress over anything, because we will be there to support our work if they are ever challenged.

One of the most significant requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a comprehensive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.