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Estate Settlement Appraisals in CA by Barefoot Appraisal Services

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful task. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've made it our company's goal in producing excellent appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. We cater to their needs and are familiar with dealing with all parties involved. Because of our experience in dealing with the legal system and various agencies, we supply reports that definitely transcend all expectations.

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

Commonly, settling an estate necessitates an irrefutable appraisal report to establish fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We empathize that when you lose a loved one, even thinking about an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the time an appraisal is requested will differ the date of death. Our staff is knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements needed to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethical obligations stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our appraisers to confidentiality, ensuring the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

Many people do not understand that the IRS requires reports filed to support the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the the IRS and CA state agencies definitely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. Such a report will clearly demonstrate to the CA agencies that the numbers used are well-founded and substantiated.

Having a professional appraisal from Barefoot Appraisal Services gives the executor definite facts and figures to work with in meeting IRS and CA state agency requirements. There's no need to have anything but peace of mind when getting a report from Barefoot Appraisal Services, because we will support it no matter what.

Opinions of value shown in documents provided to the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.