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Estate Settlement Appraisals in MA by Frigoletto & Associates Inc.

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've shown that we're experts in supplying top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. There are required needs for everyone; we are sympathetic to these necessities and are used to to working with all parties involved. We construct appraisal reports that exceed the necessities of the courts and different agencies.

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

Settling an estate generally depends on an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the estate therein. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the date an appraisal is ordered will be different from the date of death. Frigoletto & Associates Inc. assures that our appraisers are familiar with the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and MA revenue agencies to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our staff to confidentiality, assuring the fullest degree of privacy for you and your family.

People often forget that the IRS needs documents filed to express the numbers involved in estate sales.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well-founded and substantiated.

An executor will be satisfied by a report by Frigoletto & Associates Inc. which will provide him undeniable facts and numbers to work with the IRS and MA state agencies' requirements. You need not worry over anything, because Frigoletto & Associates Inc. will be there to stand by our work if they are ever challenged.

One of the most necessary requirements in a report is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in a detailed explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.