Estate Settlement Appraisals in WA by Kent & Associates Appraisal

Settling an estate is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy to the feelings of everyone involved.

We've made it our company's goal in supplying top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to depend on. Sometimes, the parties involved will have different ideas of how the appraisal process should work; however, our experience of the estate process will, without a doubt, satisfy all parties involved. We offer appraisal reports that outdo the obligations of the courts and different groups.

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

Usually, settling an estate requires an detailed appraisal report to determine fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the time an appraisal is ordered will deviate the date of death. Our company is familiar with the practices and requirements obligatory to supply 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 obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our staff to confidentiality, guaranteeing the fullest degree of discretion for you and your family.

People often forget that the IRS requires reports filed to show the numbers involved in estate sales.

An accurate 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 definitely demonstrate your claim that the numbers displayed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

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

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