WalshStreet Appraisals knows the special needs of estate executors
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 departed as promptly 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 shown that we're experts in supplying the best appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to depend on. We are sympathetic to their needs and are used to helping with all parties involved. In our company, we are used to working with law offices in providing appraisal reports that exceed their needs.
Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your personal estate appraisal demands and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.
Generally, settling an estate requires an detailed appraisal report to determine fair market value for the house to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We understand that in this time of loss, acquiring an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. So, we understand that the time an appraisal is needed will differ the date of death. We are accustomed to the procedures and requirements needed to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds us to confidentiality, providing the strongest degree of privacy for you and your family.
The necessity of having an appraisal when working with government agencies to explain income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.
Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the the IRS and CA state agencies definitely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. Such a report will definitely demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well-founded and correct.
Having a professional appraisal report from WalshStreet Appraisals gives the executor definite facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and CA state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever refuted.
Opinions of value used in documents filed with the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by an accurate report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions.