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Anderson & Associates understands the special needs of estate executors

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful task. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone involved.

Lawyers and accountants rely on our ethics when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a worth being placed on real property. There are required needs for everyone; we understand these requirements and are familiar to working with all parties involved. In our company, we are accustomed to dealing with law offices in producing appraisals that transcend their necessities.

Contact us promptly to discuss your exact estate appraisal demands and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate requires an extensive appraisal report to establish fair market value for the house to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that ordering an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the date an appraisal is requested will be different from the date of death. Our company is familiar with the procedures and requirements necessary to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our staff to confidentiality, guaranteeing the highest degree of discretion for you and your family.

Many people do not understand that the IRS requires reports filed to support the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the revenue authorities absolutely should be backed by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions. Such a report will definitely demonstrate to the WA agencies that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

An executor will be ecstatic by an appraisal by Anderson & Associates which will provide him undeniable facts and numbers to work with any legal agency's requirements. There's no need to worry when getting a report from us, because we will support it no matter what.

Opinions of value used in documents filed with the the IRS and WA state agencies absolutely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.