Monroe Owen Appraisal, Inc. understands the special needs of estate executors

The responsibility of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as promptly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Part of Monroe Owen Appraisal, Inc.'s drive is to provide top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. There are required needs for everyone; we are sympathetic to these requirements and are familiar to dealing with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are used to dealing with legal agencies in assembling appraisals that out-strip their needs.

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

Settling an estate usually depends on an appraisal to acquire fair market value for the estate in question. We empathize that when you lose a loved one, ordering an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, you need to comfort your family first. We are comfortable with the procedures and requirements necessary to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our company to confidentiality, assuring the strongest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

The requirement of having an appraisal report when cooperating with revenue services to prove income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

One of the most important requirements in a report is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in a detailed explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. In having a report backed by Monroe Owen Appraisal, Inc.'s professional staff, you will have the knowledge that the numbers displayed in the appraisal will certainly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

Monroe Owen Appraisal, Inc. ensures an substantiated report, which will provide an executor accurate facts and figures that will meet IRS and state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever challenged.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions.