Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Frigoletto & Associates Inc.

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

Attorneys and accountants depend on our ethics when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. We realize their needs and are accustomed to working with all parties involved. In relation to our experience in dealing with the courts and various agencies, we assemble reports that always outdo all expectations.

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

Settling an estate generally depends on an appraisal to establish fair market value for the estate affected. We understand that in times like this, even thinking about an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's imperative to be there for your loved ones first. Our company is knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements obligatory to produce 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 obligations stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, guaranteeing the highest degree of discretion for you and your family.

Many people do not understand that the IRS needs information filed to show the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value displayed in documents filed with the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. In having a report supported by Frigoletto & Associates Inc.'s professional staff, you will have the knowledge that the numbers shown in the appraisal report will clearly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

Having a professional report from Frigoletto & Associates Inc. gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and MA state agency requirements. You need not be concerned over anything, because Frigoletto & Associates Inc. will be there to support our appraisals if they are ever challenged.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.