Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Ed Cline Appraisals

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 left behind.

We've made it our company's goal in supplying excellent appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to rely on. Sometimes, everyone involved will have their own ideas of how the appraisal process should work; however, our experience of the estate process will, without a doubt, satisfy all parties involved. In our company, we are accustomed to working with legal agencies in creating appraisals that exceed their needs.

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

Settling an estate most often requires an appraisal to determine fair market value for the residential property in question. It's understandable that ordering getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the time an appraisal report is needed will differ the date of death. We are comfortable with the systems 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 requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our appraisers to confidentiality, guaranteeing the fullest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.

The requirement of ordering an appraisal when cooperating with the IRS to prove income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.

Opinions of value used in documents filed with the the IRS and PA state agencies absolutely should be supported by a detailed report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the PA agencies that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

An executor will be satisfied by an appraisal report by Ed Cline Appraisals which will give him solid facts and numbers to cooperate with any legal agency's requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever refuted.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.