Superior Appraisals, Inc. understands 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 exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy 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 depend on. We understand their needs and are accustomed to working with all parties involved. In our company, we are accustomed to interacting with the courts in creating appraisals that exceed their demands.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your unique estate appraisal demands and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate most often demands an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the property therein. We empathize that in times like this, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, you have to take care of your family first. Our company is knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements necessary to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethics provision listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our appraisers to confidentiality, assuring the highest degree of discretion for you and your loved ones.

The requirement of owning an appraisal when cooperating with government agencies to prove income when filing documents is often overlooked by most people.

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. A report of this caliber will certainly demonstrate the evidence that the numbers within within the report are well-founded and accurate.

An executor will be over-joyed by a report by Superior Appraisals, Inc. which will give him solid facts and numbers to cooperate with the IRS and IA state agencies' requirements. You need not stress over anything, because Superior Appraisals, Inc. will be there to support our reports if they are ever refuted.

One of the most necessary requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a detailed explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.