Estate Settlement Appraisals in WA by Kent & Associates Appraisal

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of Kent & Associates Appraisal's drive is to produce top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can depend on. Often, the parties involved will have different expectations of how the appraisal process should work; however, our experience of the estate process will, without a doubt, satisfy all parties involved. In relation to our familiarity in working with attorneys and accountants and various agencies, we compose appraisal reports that always exceed all expectations.

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

Settling an estate most often requires an appraisal to establish fair market value for the estate therein. We understand that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, now and then there are times that the date of an appraisal differs from the date of your loss. Kent & Associates Appraisal assures that our staff are familiar with the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and WA revenue agencies 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 obligations stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our staff to confidentiality, providing the strongest degree of discretion for you and your loved ones.

Often, people do not fully comprehend the demand to have a detailed appraisal report supplied in support of the numbers displayed in general documents filed with revenue authorities.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. A report of this caliber will definitely substantiate the evidence that the numbers expressed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

An executor will be satisfied by an appraisal by Kent & Associates Appraisal which will give him undeniable facts and figures to deal with revenue agencies' requirements. You need not be concerned over anything, because Kent & Associates Appraisal will be there to stand by our reports if they are ever refuted.

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