Estate Appraisal Services

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The job of settling an estate, while stressful, is not to be taken lightly. As a trustee, you've been given the authority to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and respectfully as possible.

You can count on Master Appraisal Services to act quickly with Estate Appraisal Services, and with much compassion to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Why an Estate Appraisal is Necessary

Generally, settling an estate requires an accurate estate appraisal report to ascertain market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We understand that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's expected that you need to take care of your family first.

Lawyers and accountants rely on our estate appraisals when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being determined for real property.

Often, all parties will have different suggestions of how the appraisal process should work; however, our understanding of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. We offer appraisal reports that out-strip the necessities of the legal system and assorted agencies. 

What's Needed In an Estate Appraisal

Often, people do not fully acknowledge the demand to have a detailed estate appraisal supplied in support of the figures displayed within general documents filed with the IRS and Arizona state agencies.

  • Well-supported, expert appraisal
  • Document that meet the requirements of courts and various agencies in Arizona
  • Ability to do a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value opinion matching the exact date of death
  • Professional courtesy, confidentiality, and discretion

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. This sort of report will certainly demonstrate your claim that the values within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Ethics of an Estate Appraisal

Master Appraisal Services assures that our appraisers are familiar with the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to produce a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our appraisers to confidentiality, assuring the highest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

Having a professional estate appraisal from Master Appraisal Services gives the executor irrefutable facts and figures to work with in going beyond IRS and Arizona state agency requirements. You need not stress over anything, because we will be there to back up our reports if they are ever refuted.

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