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Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Anderson & Associates

Estate settlement is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone involved.

We've made a name for ourselves in providing excellent appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. Usually, all parties will have differing expectations of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process definitely satisfy all parties involved. In relation to our experience in dealing with the courts and different agencies, we compose appraisals that definitely exceed all expectations.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your personal estate appraisal specifications 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 house in question. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Due to this, there is a chance that the date of death differs from the date the appraisal is ordered. Anderson & Associates assures that we are familiar with the procedures and requirements needed by the IRS and WA revenue agencies to supply 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 ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our company to confidentiality, certifying the strongest degree of discretion for you.

The importance of needing an appraisal report when cooperating with the IRS to prove income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

One of the most important requirements in a report is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in an exhaustive reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

An executor will be satisfied by a report by Anderson & Associates which will give him undeniable facts and numbers to work with the IRS and WA state agencies' requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the report if it is ever refuted.

Opinions of value displayed in documents filed with the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by an accurate report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.