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Bulgaria raises Intrastat threshold 2018

  • Oct 30, 2017 | Richard Asquith

Bulgaria raises Intrastat threshold 2018

Bulgaria is to increase its Intrastat reporting thresholds for 2018, as follows:

  • Arrivals: BGN 430,000 per annum (previously BGN 410,000)
  • Dispatches: BGN 260,000 (previously BGN 240,000)

Intrastat was introduced in the EU in 1993 for all VAT registered business above the local reporting thresholds to declare the movement of goods across EU borders. It enables countries to track trade.


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VP Global Indirect Tax
Richard Asquith
VP Global Indirect Tax Richard Asquith
Richard Asquith is VP Global Indirect Tax at Avalara, helping businesses understand their compliance obligations as they grow globally. He can be contacted at: richard.asquith@avalara.com. He is part of the European leadership team which won International Tax Review's 2019 Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard qualified as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.