Annette Pogodda-Gruenwald

Partner, National Real Estate & Construction Leader, BDO Germany

Real Estate & Construction


Executive summary


Consultancy for companies of all sizes in national and particularly international tax and value-added tax issues. In addition to planning and implementing in-house VAT workshops for national and international companies, activities also include:

  • Implementing tax due diligence
  • Coordinating international tax compliance activities
  • Consultancy in the field of VAT minimisation, tax optimisation and avoidance of tax risks, particularly in the financial services and real estate sectors

    Industry expertise:
  • national and international companies (banks, utilities, financial services, health and social, trade, media and telecommunications, real estate, technology, transportation and logistics, insurance)
  • (Co-)author of various publications on VAT law, keynote speaker at industry events

Specialist subject

  • Member of the BDO International Indirect Tax Centre of Excellence, director of the VAT department, head of the Umsatzsteuer (VAT) working group, member of the IDW Steuerfachausschuss (tax committee), member of the Steuerberaterkammer (Chamber of tax consultants)