Dan Dean 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 promptly and respectfully as possible. You can count on Dan Dean to act expeditiously and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone involved.

We've shown that we're experts in providing the best appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. There are required needs for everyone; we are sympathetic to these requirements and are acclimated to working with all parties involved. In our company, we are used to dealing with legal agencies in supplying appraisal reports that exceed their needs.

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

Settling an estate most often requires an appraisal to ascertain market value for the residential property therein. We know that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the date an appraisal report is ordered will differ the date of death. Dan Dean assures that we are comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed by the federal and Pennsylvania revenue agencies to supply a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our appraisers to confidentiality, providing the strongest degree of discretion for you and your family.

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

Opinions of value displayed in documents provided to revenue authorities definitely should be backed by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. Such a report will definitely demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

Dan Dean ensures a substantiated report, which will give an executor clear facts and figures that will meet IRS and state agency requirements. You need not stress over anything, because Dan Dean will be there to stand by our appraisals if they are ever refuted.