EC sales lists must be filed monthly (instead of quarterly) if the EU-acquisitions and triangulation supplies in the current year (or in any of the four preceding quarters) exceeds a threshold. This used to be EUR50,000 per annum. Since January 2012 the threshold has been increased to EUR100,000.

The Intrastat threshold has been increased to EUR500,000 in Germany effective as of January 2012 from EUR400,000.