Navajo rugs or Oriental rugs are so specialized that you need a qualified, credentialed appraiser. Below are some of the appraisal services that I provide:
Estate and trust appraisals:
Done for the IRS, trust departments, executors and heirs.
Pre-Filing, Chapters 7, 11, 13, guidance to trustees.
Inspections, reviews, evaluation of pre-existing damage, rug repair and restoration costs, replacement costs, dealing with adjusters, etc.
Insurance coverage values
Property (rugs) divided before or after death, documentation, guardian inventory, division among heirs, etc.
Rugs Valued at over $5000 and claimed for deduction, assistance with IRS Form #8283, etc.
Deposition guidance, expert testimony, providing questions to ask regarding valuations, review of cases, etc.
Expert witness testimony
Know the value before you purchase!
Explanation of appraisal theory and methodology:
Understanding the technical jargon may make a difference.
Hurricane, flood, fire, theft without insurance, etc. Make the proper claims for your income tax
Is your current appraisal poorly done or incorrect? Have it reviewed.
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