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Barnes Appraisal Company understands 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 departed as swiftly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of Barnes Appraisal Company's company goal is to create top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can depend on. Usually, the parties involved will have different expectations of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process will, without a doubt, satisfy all parties involved. In our company, we are used to working with law offices in assembling reports that out-strip their needs.

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

Settling an estate generally depends on an appraisal to acquire fair market value for the residential property in question. We empathize that in times like this, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, you have to be there for your loved ones first. Barnes Appraisal Company assures that we are knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, providing the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

The requirement of needing an appraisal when dealing with government agencies to prove income when filing documents is often overlooked 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. This sort of report will definitely substantiate the evidence that the numbers displayed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Barnes Appraisal Company ensures an well-founded report, which will provide an executor accurate facts and numbers that will meet IRS and revenue agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal if it is ever refuted.

Opinions of value shown in documents provided to the the IRS and OK state agencies absolutely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions.