May require professional tax services, adding to cost
Goods still subject to the same distance sales VAT rules as sending from UK (no threshold for VAT obligations)**
*Or VAT registration in each EU country in which goods are sold. **If trading as a German entity and goods are sold through the German business, the intra-EU distance sales threshold would then apply. This would mean that VAT is only payable at the destination country if total cross-border sales to the EU exceed €10,000 per year. If sales are below this threshold, German VAT would apply and would need to be accounted for through a German VAT return. It is unlikely that businesses choosing EU fulfilment would be selling below the threshold, however.