Frigoletto & Associates Inc. knows the special needs of estate executors

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone left behind.

We've made a name for ourselves in producing top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to depend on. Sometimes, the parties involved will have different requirements of how the appraisal process should work; however, our understanding of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. We provide appraisal reports that exceed the requirements of the legal system and assorted agencies.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your specialized estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Commonly, settling an estate necessitates an irrefutable appraisal report to show fair market value for the house to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We sympathize that when you lose a loved one, even thinking about an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the date an appraisal is ordered will not match the date of death. Our professional staff is comfortable with the procedures and requirements necessary 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 requirements listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our company to confidentiality, guaranteeing the strongest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

The importance of needing an appraisal report when cooperating with government agencies to prove income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.

An accurate 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 Frigoletto & Associates Inc.'s professional appraisers, you will have the knowledge that the numbers displayed in the appraisal will clearly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

Having a professional appraisal report from Frigoletto & Associates Inc. gives the executor undeniable facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and MA state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever challenged.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.