Bulgaria | Intrastat Reporting Thresholds Raised Effective January 2019

On 12th October 2018, the Bureau of Statistical Information published the following changes to Bulgaria’s Intrastat thresholds, which will come into effect as of 1st January 2019:

  • The dispatches reporting threshold is increased to BGN 280,000 from BGN 260,000; and
  • The arrivals reporting threshold is increased to BGN 460,000 from BGN 430,000.

Moreover, the statistical value reporting thresholds relating to dispatches and arrivals are increased to BGN 14,400,000 and BGN 7,400,000 from BGN 12,800,000 and BGN 6,300,000, respectively.

Intrastat returns are required to be filed on a monthly basis and must be submitted by the 14th day of the month following the end of the applicable accounting period.