Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by Metro Appraisals
The responsibility of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone left behind.
We've made a name for ourselves in supplying top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to depend on. We cater to their needs and are familiar with working with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are used to working with the courts in providing appraisal reports that surpass their needs.
Contact us promptly to discuss your specialized estate appraisal essentials and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.
Settling an estate most often depends on an appraisal to acquire fair market value for the estate in question. It's understandable that ordering an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the date an appraisal report is needed will be different from the date of death. Our professional staff is familiar with the systems and requirements necessary to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical obligations listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our staff to confidentiality, assuring the highest degree of discretion for all parties involved.
The importance of needing an appraisal when dealing with government agencies to prove income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.
An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. In having a report supported by Metro Appraisals's professional appraisers, you will have the peace of mind that the numbers displayed in the appraisal report will clearly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well founded and correct.
Having a professional appraisal from Metro Appraisals gives the executor undeniable facts and figures to work with in going beyond IRS and ID state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we are there to stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever challenged.
Opinions of value displayed in documents filed with the the IRS and ID state agencies definitely should be supported by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.