Graham Appraisal 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 deceased as quickly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Part of Graham Appraisal's company goal is to provide top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can rely on. Usually, the parties involved will have their own expectations of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process will, without a doubt, satisfy all parties involved. Due to our familiarity in dealing with the legal system and different agencies, we assemble appraisals that always meet all expectations.

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

Usually, settling an estate requires an detailed appraisal report to establish fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that ordering getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there will be times that the date of an appraisal report deviates from the date of your loss. Graham Appraisal assures that our appraisers are familiar with the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and KY revenue agencies to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our appraisers to confidentiality, certifying the strongest degree of privacy for you.

Many people do not understand that the IRS requires reports filed to show the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by an accurate report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. A report of this caliber will clearly substantiate your claim that the numbers displayed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Graham Appraisal guarantees an accurate appraisal report, which will provide an executor accurate facts and numbers that will meet IRS and state agency requirements. There's no need to be stressed out when getting an appraisal from Graham Appraisal, because we will support it no matter what.

Opinions of value displayed in documents filed with the the IRS and KY state agencies absolutely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions.