Daniel Todd Appraisal Services, LLC knows 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 deceased as swiftly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of Daniel Todd Appraisal Services, LLC's mission statement is to create top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can rely on. Generally, the parties involved will have different expectations of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process definitely satisfy all parties involved. In relation to our familiarity in dealing with the courts and different agencies, we assemble appraisals that always meet all expectations.

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

Settling an estate usually requires an appraisal to show fair market value for the home affected. We sympathize that in this time of loss, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, now and then there can be times that the effective date of an appraisal differs from the date of your loss. Daniel Todd Appraisal Services, LLC assures that our appraisers are comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our staff to confidentiality, guaranteeing the highest degree of discretion for you and your family.

The requirement of owning an appraisal report when working with the IRS to prove income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. A report of this caliber will certainly show the evidence that the numbers provided within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional report from Daniel Todd Appraisal Services, LLC gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and IN state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we are there to stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever refuted.

One of the most significant requirements in an appraisal report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a comprehensive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.