Consolidated Appraisal Services, Inc. understands the special needs of estate executors

Settling an estate is often stressful, but a very important job. 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 involved.

We've made it our company's goal in providing excellent appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. We comprehend their needs and are acclimated to working with all parties involved. We create appraisal reports that meet the necessities of the legal system and various agencies.

Contact us today to discuss your individual estate appraisal requirements and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Settling an estate commonly depends on an appraisal to suggest fair market value for the residential property therein. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Due to this, now and then the date of death differs from the time the appraisal is ordered. Our company is comfortable with the procedures and requirements necessary to provide 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) conforms our appraisers to confidentiality, providing the highest degree of discretion for you.

Many times, people do not fully appreciate the necessity in having a complete appraisal report produced in support of the numbers being used in tax documents filed with revenue authorities.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. In having a report supported by Consolidated Appraisal Services, Inc.'s expert staff, you will have the knowledge that the numbers provided in the report will definitely demonstrate to the WA agencies that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

An executor will be ecstatic by an appraisal by Consolidated Appraisal Services, Inc. which will give him solid facts and figures to cooperate with the IRS and WA state agencies' requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal if it is ever refuted.

Opinions of value displayed in documents provided to the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.