Robert L Ripp, SRA understands the special needs of estate executors

Settling an estate is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as swiftly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of Robert L Ripp, SRA's mission statement is to create top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. There are specific needs for everyone; we understand these needs and are familiar to dealing with all parties involved. We compose appraisal reports that out-strip the requirements of the legal system and assorted groups.

Contact us today to discuss your personal estate appraisal requirements and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate requires an detailed appraisal report to ascertain fair market value for the house to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We know that in times like this, even thinking about an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's imperative to be there for your family first. Robert L Ripp, SRA assures that our staff are familiar with the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and CO revenue agencies to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our company to confidentiality, ensuring the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

People often forget that the IRS requires information filed to show the numbers involved in estate sales.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. In having a report backed by Robert L Ripp, SRA's professional staff, you will have the understanding that the numbers provided in the appraisal report will definitely demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

An executor will be ecstatic by a report by Robert L Ripp, SRA which will give him solid facts and figures to cooperate with revenue agencies' requirements. You need not stress over anything, because Robert L Ripp, SRA will be there to stand by our work if they are ever challenged.

Opinions of value shown in documents provided to the revenue authorities definitely should be supported by a detailed report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions.