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Estate Settlement Appraisals in WA by Crest Appraisal Services

The task 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 respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy to the feelings of everyone involved.

We've made a name for ourselves in producing excellent appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. Generally, the parties involved will have different ideas of how the appraisal process should work; however, our understanding of the estate process definitely satisfy all parties involved. Due to our familiarity in working with attorneys and accountants and different agencies, we furnish appraisal reports that always transcend all expectations.

Contact us immediately to discuss your unique estate appraisal requirements and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Usually, settling an estate necessitates an clear appraisal report to show fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there are times that the date of an appraisal report deviates from the time of death. Crest Appraisal Services assures that we are accustomed to the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our company to confidentiality, ensuring the highest degree of discretion for you.

The requirement of owning a real estate appraisal when working with the IRS to show income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

Opinions of value displayed in documents provided to the the IRS and WA state agencies definitely should be supported by an accurate report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. This sort of report will clearly demonstrate your claim that the numbers expressed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Crest Appraisal Services guarantees an well-founded appraisal report, which will provide an executor solid facts and figures that will exceed IRS and revenue agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we are there to stand behind the report if it is ever refuted.

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