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Machinery And Equipment Appraisals
Why They ARE Certified... 
                                         What You Need To Know To Protect Yourself
You need to know what to expect when you need to know what the equipment is worth...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 prepared by the Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraisers at FIAG will contain substantiated, irrefutable, defensible information you can rely upon.  Briefly, here is just an example of the USPAP compliant comprehensive information the Certified Equipment Report will contain -- and much, much, more!.
  • 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 On site Inspection
  • 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?"

(Hint...If it isn't, you better find an Appraiser who delivers a USPAP compliant report.  There is a difference!)
Types Of Appraisals:
Summary Certified Appraisals
Desktop Summary Certified Appraisals
* Don't Be Fooled Into Thinking That A
 Letter Of Value Is A "Certified" Appraisal!
Types Of Analysis:
Fair Market Value (FMV)
Orderly Liquidation Value (OLV)
Forced Liquidation Value (FLV)
The Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraisers At FIAG Are Advocates ONLY Of The Appraisal.
Therefore... You Can Rely With Confidence On A Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraisal Report Consistent With The Scope Of The Engagement.









Bob Fritzlan, MBA, NBE, CMEA, SBA
5016 Spedale Court
Suite 343
Spring Hill, TN  37174
Phone:  (615) 300-4986 or (615) 403-0760