Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Cotter Valuation Group

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor, you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of a loved one as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on Cotter Valuation Group to respond quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone left behind.

We've shown that we're experts in supplying top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to depend on. Usually, everyone involved will have differing ideas of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process definitely satisfy all parties involved. Because of our familiarity in dealing with attorneys and accountants and other agencies, we supply appraisals that definitely exceed all expectations.

Contact us immediately to discuss your specific estate appraisal demands and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Usually, settling an estate necessitates an extensive appraisal report to establish market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the time an appraisal is requested will be different from the date of death. Cotter Valuation Group assures that we are familiar with the procedures and requirements needed by the federal and Arizona revenue agencies to produce a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our staff to confidentiality, certifying the strongest degree of discretion for you and your family.

The importance of ordering an appraisal when working with the IRS to prove income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

Opinions of value used in documents filed with revenue authorities definitely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions. Such a report will clearly demonstrate to the Arizona agencies that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

Cotter Valuation Group ensures an accurate appraisal report, which will give an executor definite facts and figures that will meet IRS and revenue agency requirements. There's no need to worry when getting an appraisal from us, because we will stand by it no matter what.