R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services knows the special needs of estate executors

The responsibility of settling an estate, often a source of stress 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 left behind.

We've made a name for ourselves in producing excellent appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. There are specific needs for everyone; we comprehend these necessities and are used to to dealing with all parties involved. We compose appraisal reports that outdo the obligations of the legal system and different agencies.

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

Generally, settling an estate necessitates an extensive appraisal report to establish fair market value for the house to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the time an appraisal report is needed will not match the date of death. Our company is knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements obligatory to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our appraisers to confidentiality, providing the strongest degree of privacy for you and your family.

The necessity of having an appraisal when cooperating with government agencies to explain income when filing documents is often unknown by most people.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. In having a report backed by R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services's expert appraisers, you will have the peace of mind that the numbers shown in the appraisal report will certainly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well founded and substantiated.

R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services ensures an accurate appraisal, which will give an executor solid facts and figures that will exceed IRS and revenue agency 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 refuted.

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