Pyramid Appraisals, Inc. understands the special needs of estate executors
The job 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 with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone left behind.
Attorneys and accountants depend on our ideals when calculating real estate values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a cost being placed on real property. We understand their needs and are used to working with all parties involved. Because of our experience in dealing with the legal system and other agencies, we write reports that always meet all expectations.
Contact us immediately to discuss your unique estate appraisal demands and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.
Usually, settling an estate requires an detailed appraisal report to determine fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We sympathize that when you lose a loved one, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Due to this, often the time of death differs from the date the appraisal is ordered. Our company is familiar with the systems and requirements necessary to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our company to confidentiality, guaranteeing the strongest degree of privacy for all parties involved.
The importance of owning an appraisal when dealing with the IRS to show income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.
An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. Such a report will definitely demonstrate to the WI agencies that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.
Pyramid Appraisals, Inc. will provide an accurate report, which will give an executor accurate facts and figures that will meet IRS and revenue agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we are there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever refuted.
Opinions of value displayed in documents provided to the revenue authorities absolutely should be backed by an accurate report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions.