Gregory James Company, Inc. knows the special needs of estate executors
Estate settlement is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy to the feelings of everyone involved.
Part of Gregory James Company, Inc.'s drive is to provide top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can rely on. Usually, the parties involved will have their own requirements of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process will, without a doubt, satisfy all parties involved. Among our staff, we are accustomed to dealing with the courts in creating appraisal reports that meet their requirements.
Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your personal estate appraisal essentials and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.
Settling an estate generally requires an appraisal to acquire fair market value for the residential property affected. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Of course, you need to be there for your loved ones first. Our professional staff is knowledgeable about the practices and requirements necessary to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds us to confidentiality, guaranteeing the strongest degree of discretion for you.
The importance of owning an appraisal report when working with the IRS to show income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.
An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. In having a report backed by Gregory James Company, Inc.'s professional appraisers, you will have the understanding that the numbers provided in the appraisal report will definitely demonstrate to the GA agencies that the numbers used are well founded and correct.
Having a professional appraisal from Gregory James Company, Inc. gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in meeting IRS and GA state agency requirements. You need not worry over anything, because Gregory James Company, Inc. will be there to back up our reports if they are ever challenged.
One of the most significant requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a detailed explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.