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

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful job. 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 sympathy to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Part of R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services's focus is to offer top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can depend on. Sometimes, everyone involved will have differing suggestions of how the appraisal process should work; however, our experience of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. We construct appraisal reports that exceed the requirements of the legal system and assorted groups.

Contact us today to discuss your exact estate appraisal essentials and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Settling an estate usually demands an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential property in question. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, we understand that the date an appraisal report is needed will differ the date of death. Our professional staff is comfortable with the procedures and requirements obligatory to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes us to confidentiality, assuring the highest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

Often, people do not fully comprehend the importance in having a comprehensive appraisal supplied in support of the numbers shown in general documents filed with the IRS and MS state agencies.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. In having a report supported by R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services's expert staff, you will have the peace of mind that the numbers shown in the appraisal report will definitely demonstrate to the MS agencies that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

Having a professional appraisal report from R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services gives the executor definite facts and figures to work with in going beyond IRS and MS state agency requirements. You need not worry over anything, because R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services will be there to support our appraisals if they are ever challenged.

Opinions of value displayed in documents provided to the the IRS and MS state agencies definitely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.