Frigoletto & Associates Inc. understands the special needs of estate executors

The task of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as promptly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone involved.

We've made a name for ourselves in providing top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. Generally, everyone involved will have differing expectations of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. Because of our familiarity in dealing with the legal system and other agencies, we furnish reports that definitely transcend all expectations.

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

Settling an estate generally depends on an appraisal to determine fair market value for the estate in question. We empathize that in this time of loss, even thinking about an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there will be times that the effective date of an appraisal deviates from the date of your loss. Our company is knowledgeable about the systems and requirements necessary to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethical obligations stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, certifying the fullest degree of privacy for you.

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

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. Such a report will definitely demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

Having a professional appraisal from Frigoletto & Associates Inc. gives the executor irrefutable facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and MA state agency requirements. There's no need to worry when getting a report from Frigoletto & Associates Inc., because we will support it no matter what.

Opinions of value shown in documents provided to the the IRS and MA state agencies definitely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.