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Anderson & Associates knows the special needs of estate executors

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as quickly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've made a name for ourselves in providing top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to depend on. Generally, the parties involved will have their own expectations of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process definitely satisfy all parties involved. We assemble appraisal reports that surpass the necessities of the courts and other groups.

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

Usually, settling an estate requires an extensive appraisal report to establish fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that ordering getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Because of this, now and then there can be times that the effective date of an appraisal deviates from the date of your loss. Anderson & Associates assures that we are comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our staff to confidentiality, assuring the strongest degree of privacy for you.

Most people don't realize that the IRS needs information filed to show the numbers involved in estate sales.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. In having a report backed by Anderson & Associates's professional appraisers, you will have the peace of mind that the numbers shown in the appraisal report will clearly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

Having a professional appraisal report from Anderson & Associates gives the executor irrefutable facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and WA state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever refuted.

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