Estate Settlement Appraisals in MS by R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services

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

We've shown that we're experts in producing top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. We comprehend their needs and are acclimated to working with all parties involved. We construct appraisal reports that out-strip the needs of the courts and different groups.

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

Generally, settling an estate requires an irrefutable appraisal report to acquire fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We sympathize that in times like this, even thinking about an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. So, we understand that the date an appraisal report is requested will differ the date of death. R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services assures that we are accustomed to the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and MS revenue agencies to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical obligations stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our company to confidentiality, providing the strongest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.

Many times, people do not fully appreciate the requirement to have a comprehensive appraisal report prepared in support of the numbers being used in tax documents filed with the IRS.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well-founded and correct.

R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services ensures an substantiated report, which will provide an executor clear facts and figures that will meet IRS and state agency requirements. You need not worry over anything, because we will be there to back up our appraisals if they are ever challenged.

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