West Valley Appraisal Services understands the special needs of estate executors

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 departed as promptly 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.

Part of West Valley Appraisal Services's company goal is to supply top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can rely on. We cater to their needs and are accustomed to working with all parties involved. We compose appraisal reports that out-strip the requirements of the legal system and various agencies.

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

Settling an estate commonly demands an appraisal to suggest fair market value for the home involved. It's understandable that ordering an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Due to this, often the date of death differs from the date the appraisal is required. Our staff is comfortable with the practices and requirements obligatory to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethical obligations stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our staff to confidentiality, assuring the fullest degree of discretion for you and your family.

Most people don't realize that the IRS requires information filed to express the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value displayed in documents provided to the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. In having a report supported by West Valley Appraisal Services's professional appraisers, you will have the understanding that the numbers displayed in the report will clearly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

An executor will be ecstatic by a report by West Valley Appraisal Services which will show him undeniable facts and numbers to work with revenue agencies' requirements. You need not stress over anything, because we will be there to stand by our reports if they are ever refuted.

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