Estate Settlement Appraisals in CA by Peterson Appraisal Group

The job of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Part of Peterson Appraisal Group's drive is to produce top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can depend on. There are specific needs for everyone; we realize these requirements and are comfortable to working with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are used to interacting with law offices in supplying appraisal reports that exceed their requirements.

Contact us today to discuss your unique estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate most often requires an appraisal to suggest fair market value for the property affected. We empathize that in this time of loss, acquiring an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the date an appraisal is needed will deviate the date of death. Peterson Appraisal Group assures that our staff are comfortable with the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and CA revenue agencies to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our appraisers to confidentiality, guaranteeing the fullest degree of discretion for you.

Many times, people do not fully fathom the demand to have a comprehensive real estate appraisal produced in support of the numbers being used in general documents filed with the IRS and CA state agencies.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the the IRS and CA state agencies absolutely should be backed by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions. In having a report backed by Peterson Appraisal Group's expert staff, you will have the knowledge that the numbers shown in the appraisal will clearly demonstrate to the CA agencies that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

An executor will be satisfied by a report by Peterson Appraisal Group which will give him solid facts and numbers to cooperate with revenue agencies' requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever challenged.

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