What You Need To Know

What You Need To Know To Protect Yourself

puzzleYou need to know what to expect when you need an appraisal of your machinery and equipment.  Just what goes into a Certified Appraisal Report?  A USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) compliant Report mandates specific information about the subject property to withstand scrutiny by the IRS, lenders, courts, attorneys, CPAs, and others.  

Briefly, the Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraisal Report prepared3appraisal reasons by Valuation Concepts will contain substantiated, irrefutible, defensible information you can rely upon.  For example…


  • Summary Of Facts
  • Scope of Work
  • Degree To Which The Property Is Inspected Or Identified
  • Extent Of Research Into The Physical Or Economic Factors That Could Affect The Property
  • Extent Of Data Research
  • Type And Extent Of Analysis Applied In Arriving At Opinions Or Conclusions
  • Depth Of Onsite Inspection                       certreport
  • Overall Condition Of Equipment
  • Intended Use
  • Economic Conditions                                                  
  • Definitions Of Conditions
  • Methods Of Evaluations
  • Sources Contacted
  • Market Conditions
  • Final Value Summary And Reconciliation
  • Appraiser’s Certifications And Qualifications
  • Photographs

One of the most important questions you need answered….

Is the Appraisal Report USPAP Compliant?

 The Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraisers at Valuation Concepts are Advocates ONLY of the Appraisal.   

You Can Rely With Confidence on a Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraisal Report Consistent With the Scope of the Engagement.