Mission Peak Appraisals understands the special needs of estate executors

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 understanding to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've made it our company's goal in supplying the best appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to rely on. We cater to their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. In our company, we are used to dealing with the courts in composing reports that meet their needs.

Contact us promptly to discuss your unique estate appraisal requirements and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Settling an estate commonly demands an appraisal to show fair market value for the house in question. We empathize that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Due to this, now and then the time of death differs from the date the appraisal is required. Mission Peak Appraisals assures that our appraisers are knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements needed by the IRS and CA revenue agencies to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethics provision explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our staff to confidentiality, providing the strongest degree of discretion for you and your loved ones.

The necessity of owning an appraisal when cooperating with the IRS to explain income when filing documents is often overlooked by most people.

Opinions of value used in documents filed with the the IRS and CA state agencies definitely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the CA agencies that the numbers used are well-founded and correct.

An executor will be over-joyed by a report by Mission Peak Appraisals which will provide him solid facts and numbers to deal with the IRS and CA state agencies' requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the report if it is ever challenged.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.