Appraisals are needed for different reasons and we can meet the needs of your situation. We can appraise the contents of an entire estate or single collections for insurance coverage, estate tax and settlement, equitable distribution, fair market value, and charitable donations. David Vaughan's certified appraisal services appraises to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisers Practice (USPAP) guidelines and are compliant with Internal Revenue Service requirements. He is also a "Certified Member of the Appraisers Association of America" specializing in household contents.
Since his appraisals often include an array of items found in households, he has a wide range of expertise, particularly in the areas of antiques and fine art, furniture, collectibles, paintings, prints, sculptures, pottery, silver, china and crystal, clothing, sports memorabilia, decorative art, 19-C photography, cased images, movie film, Civil War and WWI & WWII militaria, documents, maps and ephemera.
All of his reports are prepeared in compliance with the standards set forth by the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisers Practice (USPAP) and the American Association of Appraisers (AAA). All charitible dontaions comply with the requirements set forth by the Internal Revenue Service.