Areas of responsibility / Main focus of expertise
- Central expert support for individual tax and legal questions
- Preparation of current legislation, court decisions, administrative instructions and other tax developments for internal and external clients
- (Internal) quality assurance
Current focus of activity: Real estate tax reform
Mr. Speidel has been observing the processes and developments surrounding the real estate tax reform from the outset. On behalf of BDO, he consolidates all the threads of discussion and decision-making, evaluates developments, decisions and statutory regulations and derives the resulting need for advice and action for both internal and external recipients.
In addition to his specialized activities, within the Tax & Legal Policy Department Mr. Speidel is also in charge of providing regular information and communication content on current topics relating to tax consultancy. Furthermore, Mr. Speidel is responsible for internal training and continuing professional education/development in the German BDO Tax & Legal department and, using his excellent internal network, Mr. Speidel handles the liaising of contacts within BDO or within the international BDO network.