Enter your average income below to estimate applicable free-cash in all major European cities. By free-cash we mean your disposable income, left in your pocket after paying tax, rent, insurance, public transport, food expenses and basic entertainment. How does it work?

average income is
₽ 18500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
-₽12622
-₽14917
-₽12073
-₽10402
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 070
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
4 070
Employee
28 933
-
16 017
-
social contributions
1 880
-
1 040
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 880
-
1 040
-
Employer
28 933
-
16 017
-
social contributions
4 485
-
2 481
-
total
4 485
-
2 481
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
1 850
-
-
total
-
1 850
-
-
Dividends
-
16 650
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
6 365
1 850
3 521
4 070
After tax
12 135
16 650
14 979
14 430
Living cost
27 052
27 052
27 052
27 052
Free-cash
-14 917
-10 402
-12 073
-12 622

Estimated living cost  is ₽27052 per week

₽17492
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2039
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7012
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Andorra has a limit of 1000 sole-trade resident permits per year, so while it isn't complicated to obtain one, it may get difficult by the end of the term.

Graz , Austria
-₽20644
-₽33015
-₽24379
-₽30528
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
1 416
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
73
pensions
-
-
-
3 423
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 432
Employee
39 340
35 865
35 865
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
393
-
other
393
359
132
-
income
3 504
2 645
3 954
-
pensions
4 029
3 672
1 339
-
health
1 522
1 388
506
-
total
10 628
9 140
6 324
-
Employer
39 340
35 865
35 865
-
pensions
4 937
4 502
1 641
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 180
1 076
1 076
-
other
1 868
1 703
1 510
-
health
1 488
1 356
494
-
accident
511
466
171
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
393
-
chamber of commerce
157
143
143
-
total
11 321
10 322
5 428
-
Corporate
3 416
3 416
9 657
-
income

The minimum corporate income for a GmbH is €1,1750 for a year. However, for GmbHs founded after 30 June 2013, the amount is reduced to €500 for the first five years and €1000 for the next five years.

Минимальный корпоративный налог для GmbH €1,1750 в год. Если GmbHs основана после 30 Июня 2013 эта сумма сниже до €500 в первые 5 лет и €1000 для следующих пяти лет.

854
854
2 415
-
total
854
854
2 415
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
22 803
20 316
14 167
10 432
After tax
-4 303
-1 816
4 333
8 068
Living cost
28 712
28 712
28 712
28 712
Free-cash
-33 015
-30 528
-24 379
-20 644

Estimated living cost  is ₽28712 per week

₽17224
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2932
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽512
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8044
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

As a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit), you can apply for permanent residence when your business creates macroeconomic benefit. This could be an investment starting from €100,000, creating new jobs or securing existing ones, or making a substantial contribution to the region's economy. You can also be considered with a transfer of know-how to Austria or an evident commitment to develop an innovative product or technology.

Vienna , Austria
-₽23821
-₽40448
-₽27464
-₽33705
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
1 416
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
73
pensions
-
-
-
3 423
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 610
Employee
44 976
35 865
35 865
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
388
-
other
449
359
130
-
income
5 120
2 645
3 962
-
pensions
4 606
3 672
1 324
-
health
1 740
1 388
500
-
total
13 264
9 140
6 304
-
Employer
44 976
35 865
35 865
-
pensions
5 644
4 502
1 622
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 349
1 076
1 076
-
other
2 137
1 703
1 508
-
health
1 699
1 356
488
-
accident
584
466
167
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
388
-
chamber of commerce
179
143
143
-
total
13 119
10 500
5 570
-
Corporate
3 416
3 416
9 513
-
income

The minimum corporate income for a GmbH is €1,1750 for a year. However, for GmbHs founded after 30 June 2013, the amount is reduced to €500 for the first five years and €1000 for the next five years.

Минимальный корпоративный налог для GmbH €1,1750 в год. Если GmbHs основана после 30 Июня 2013 эта сумма сниже до €500 в первые 5 лет и €1000 для следующих пяти лет.

854
854
2 379
-
total
854
854
2 379
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
27 237
20 494
14 253
10 610
After tax
-8 737
-1 994
4 247
7 890
Living cost
31 711
31 711
31 711
31 711
Free-cash
-40 448
-33 705
-27 464
-23 821

Estimated living cost  is ₽31711 per week

₽21150
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2705
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽521
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7335
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

As a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit), you can apply for permanent residence when your business creates macroeconomic benefit. This could be an investment starting from €100,000, creating new jobs or securing existing ones, or making a substantial contribution to the region's economy. You can also be considered with a transfer of know-how to Austria or an evident commitment to develop an innovative product or technology.

Brussels , Belgium
-₽23323
-₽64614
-₽24219
-₽22176
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
national
-
-
-
3 440
communal

Communal tax will depend on the area of registration and each commune in the city has its own rate.

-
-
-
825
social contributions
-
-
-
4 744
total
-
-
-
9 009
Employee

The minimum management director salary is set at €45,000 per year.

64 375
-
14 329
-
unemployment

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

560
-
125
-
national
19 791
-
3 115
-
communal

Communal tax will depend on the area of registration and each commune in the city has its own rate.

3 358
-
748
-
pensions

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

4 828
-
1 074
-
health

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

3 025
-
673
-
total
31 562
-
5 735
-
Employer

The minimum management director salary is set at €45,000 per year.

64 375
-
14 329
-
surtax
7 299
-
1 626
-
pensions

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

5 704
-
1 269
-
health

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

3 959
-
881
-
accident

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

837
-
186
-
unemployment

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

939
-
208
-
total
18 738
-
4 170
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
3 699
-
-
surtax
-
73
-
-
total
-
3 772
-
-
Dividends
-
14 727
-
-
withholding

As an investor, you can take advantage of €640 tax free allowance per year.

-
4 090
-
-
total
-
4 090
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
50 300
7 862
9 905
9 009
After tax
-31 800
10 638
8 595
9 491
Living cost
32 814
32 814
32 814
32 814
Free-cash
-64 614
-22 176
-24 219
-23 323

Estimated living cost  is ₽32814 per week

₽21136
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2869
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽514
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8295
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
-₽4690
-₽6011
-₽3796
₽342
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
unemployment
-
-
-
74
health
-
-
-
2 128
pensions

Individual pension and social contributions account is optional for those who entered the labor force after 31 December, 2014.

-
-
-
2 738
income
-
-
-
2 775
total
-
-
-
7 715
Employee
20 491
-
15 465
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

225
-
170
-
income
2 049
-
1 547
-
pensions

19.8% for people born before 1 January, 1960; and 14.8% for those born after 31 December, 1959.

1 799
-
1 358
-
health
943
-
711
-
total
5 016
-
3 786
-
Employer
20 491
-
15 465
-
pensions

19.8% for people born before 1 January, 1960; and 14.8% for those born after 31 December, 1959.

2 258
-
1 705
-
health
1 414
-
1 067
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

225
-
170
-
unemployment
123
-
93
-
total
4 020
-
3 035
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
1 850
-
-
total
-
1 850
-
-
Dividends
-
16 650
-
-
withholding
-
833
-
-
total
-
833
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
9 036
2 683
6 821
7 715
After tax
9 464
15 817
11 679
10 785
Living cost
15 475
15 475
15 475
15 475
Free-cash
-6 011
342
-3 796
-4 690

Estimated living cost  is ₽15475 per week

₽10235
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽886
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽369
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3985
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
-₽1010
-₽182
-₽116
₽4022
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
unemployment
-
-
-
74
health
-
-
-
2 128
pensions

Individual pension and social contributions account is optional for those who entered the labor force after 31 December, 2014.

-
-
-
2 738
income
-
-
-
2 775
total
-
-
-
7 715
Employee
15 618
-
15 465
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
170
-
income
1 562
-
1 547
-
pensions

19.8% for people born before 1 January, 1960; and 14.8% for those born after 31 December, 1959.

1 371
-
1 358
-
health
718
-
711
-
total
3 823
-
3 786
-
Employer
15 618
-
15 465
-
pensions

19.8% for people born before 1 January, 1960; and 14.8% for those born after 31 December, 1959.

1 721
-
1 705
-
health
1 078
-
1 067
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
170
-
unemployment
93
-
93
-
total
3 064
-
3 035
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
1 850
-
-
total
-
1 850
-
-
Dividends
-
16 650
-
-
withholding
-
833
-
-
total
-
833
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
6 887
2 683
6 821
7 715
After tax
11 613
15 817
11 679
10 785
Living cost
11 795
11 795
11 795
11 795
Free-cash
-182
4 022
-116
-1 010

Estimated living cost  is ₽11795 per week

₽6886
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽842
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽312
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3754
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
-₽8547
-₽16222
-₽14820
-₽22687
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
34 212
health
-
-
-
873
social contributions
-
-
-
5 337
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 210
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 535
6 406
7 781
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
1 937
-
health
536
1 177
396
-
total
10 687
13 326
10 114
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
1 937
-
health
582
1 281
432
-
total
3 198
7 024
2 369
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
13 885
20 350
12 483
6 210
After tax
4 615
-1 850
6 017
12 290
Living cost
20 837
20 837
20 837
20 837
Free-cash
-16 222
-22 687
-14 820
-8 547

Estimated living cost  is ₽20837 per week

₽12488
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2044
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽461
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5844
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
-₽16900
-₽26121
-₽23173
-₽31040
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
34 212
health
-
-
-
873
social contributions
-
-
-
5 337
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 210
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 267
6 406
7 781
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
1 937
-
health
688
1 177
396
-
total
11 318
13 326
10 114
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
1 937
-
health
750
1 281
432
-
total
4 113
7 024
2 369
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
15 431
20 350
12 483
6 210
After tax
3 069
-1 850
6 017
12 290
Living cost
29 190
29 190
29 190
29 190
Free-cash
-26 121
-31 040
-23 173
-16 900

Estimated living cost  is ₽29190 per week

₽19954
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2280
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6466
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
-₽11762
-₽22434
-₽11384
-₽8035
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
health
-
-
-
2 498
social contributions
-
-
-
5 402
income
-
-
-
1 590
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
9 490
Employee
30 548
-
13 806
-
income
3 666
-
1 657
-
social contributions
1 986
-
897
-
health
4 124
-
1 864
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 776
-
4 418
-
Employer
30 548
-
13 806
-
social contributions
7 637
-
3 451
-
health
2 749
-
1 243
-
total
10 386
-
4 694
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
3 515
-
-
total
-
3 515
-
-
Dividends
-
14 985
-
-
withholding
-
2 248
-
-
total
-
2 248
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
20 162
5 763
9 112
9 490
After tax
-1 662
12 737
9 388
9 010
Living cost
20 772
20 772
20 772
20 772
Free-cash
-22 434
-8 035
-11 384
-11 762

Estimated living cost  is ₽20772 per week

₽14429
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1478
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽409
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4457
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
-₽16587
-₽31942
-₽16209
-₽12860
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
health
-
-
-
2 498
social contributions
-
-
-
5 402
income
-
-
-
1 590
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
9 490
Employee
37 643
-
13 806
-
income
4 517
-
1 657
-
social contributions
2 447
-
897
-
health
5 082
-
1 864
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 046
-
4 418
-
Employer
37 643
-
13 806
-
social contributions
9 411
-
3 451
-
health
3 388
-
1 243
-
total
12 799
-
4 694
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
3 515
-
-
total
-
3 515
-
-
Dividends
-
14 985
-
-
withholding
-
2 248
-
-
total
-
2 248
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
24 845
5 763
9 112
9 490
After tax
-6 345
12 737
9 388
9 010
Living cost
25 597
25 597
25 597
25 597
Free-cash
-31 942
-12 860
-16 209
-16 587

Estimated living cost  is ₽25597 per week

₽19036
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1418
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽443
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4701
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
-₽29317
-₽178172
-₽178172
-₽178172
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
national
-
-
-
868
pensions
-
-
-
782
municipal
-
-
-
1 277
labour market
-
-
-
1 417
total
-
-
-
4 344
Employee
183 488
183 488
183 488
-
municipal
39 073
39 073
39 073
-
national
22 416
22 416
22 416
-
pensions
261
261
261
-
labour market
14 658
14 658
14 658
-
total
76 408
76 408
76 408
-
Employer
183 488
183 488
183 488
-
pensions
522
522
522
-
labour market
14 679
14 679
14 679
-
municipal
39 135
39 135
39 135
-
national
22 455
22 455
22 455
-
total
76 791
76 791
76 791
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
153 199
153 199
153 199
4 344
After tax
-134 699
-134 699
-134 699
14 156
Living cost
43 473
43 473
43 473
43 473
Free-cash
-178 172
-178 172
-178 172
-29 317

Estimated living cost  is ₽43473 per week

₽29753
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3846
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽669
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9205
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
-₽9771
-₽15659
-₽9026
-₽6936
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
health
-
-
-
2 405
pensions
-
-
-
3 699
income
-
-
-
430
total
-
-
-
6 534
Employee
25 530
-
13 826
-
unemployment
408
-
222
-
income
2 874
-
617
-
pensions
511
-
277
-
total
3 793
-
1 116
-
Employer
25 530
-
13 826
-
pensions
5 106
-
2 765
-
health
3 318
-
1 797
-
unemployment
205
-
111
-
total
8 629
-
4 673
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
3 699
-
-
total
-
3 699
-
-
Dividends
-
14 801
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
12 422
3 699
5 789
6 534
After tax
6 078
14 801
12 711
11 966
Living cost
21 737
21 737
21 737
21 737
Free-cash
-15 659
-6 936
-9 026
-9 771

Estimated living cost  is ₽21737 per week

₽14909
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1295
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽437
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5096
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
-₽19382
-₽37782
-₽22842
-₽21749
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader

You can choose the amount to declare for pension contributions and choose a pension insurance company or a pension insurance fund you prefer to use; or you could opt out of pension contributions altogether. You can find more details on Finnish Centre for Pensions

-
-
-
18 500
national
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
-
municipal
-
-
-
3 330
total
-
-
-
3 330
Employee
47 349
-
15 564
-
unemployment
710
-
234
-
municipal
7 755
-
2 570
-
national
782
-
-
-
pensions
3 195
-
1 050
-
health
354
-
-
-
total
12 796
-
3 854
-
Employer
47 349
-
15 564
-
pensions
8 215
-
2 700
-
health
364
-
120
-
accident
48
-
15
-
unemployment
307
-
101
-
total
8 934
-
2 936
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
3 699
-
-
total
-
3 699
-
-
Dividends

Finish residents use 75% of income from dividends as a base for income tax.

-
11 101
-
-
municipal
-
1 998
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 998
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
21 730
5 697
6 790
3 330
After tax
-3 230
12 803
11 710
15 170
Living cost
34 552
34 552
34 552
34 552
Free-cash
-37 782
-21 749
-22 842
-19 382

Estimated living cost  is ₽34552 per week

₽22569
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3323
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽550
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8111
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Finland permits registration as a sole-trader only for EU nationals or long-term EU resident permit holders. Other nationals should set up a company and hire themselves as an employee.

Marseille , France
-₽16813
-₽26619
-₽15641
-₽18416
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
241
pensions
-
-
-
6 232
social contributions
-
-
-
526
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
574
total
-
-
-
7 573
Employee
34 382
-
14 095
-
income
1 773
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
980
-
403
-
pensions
3 889
-
1 593
-
total
6 642
-
1 996
-
Employer
34 382
-
14 095
-
pensions
5 650
-
2 318
-
social contributions
102
-
43
-
other
1 187
-
487
-
health
2 406
-
987
-
unemployment
1 392
-
570
-
total
10 737
-
4 405
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
5 180
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 180
-
-
Dividends
-
13 320
-
-
withholding
-
1 704
-
-
social contributions
-
2 292
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 996
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
17 379
9 176
6 401
7 573
After tax
1 121
9 324
12 099
10 927
Living cost
27 740
27 740
27 740
27 740
Free-cash
-26 619
-18 416
-15 641
-16 813

Estimated living cost  is ₽27740 per week

₽16088
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2818
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽526
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8309
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
-₽19864
-₽32046
-₽18692
-₽21467
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
241
pensions
-
-
-
6 232
social contributions
-
-
-
526
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
574
total
-
-
-
7 573
Employee
38 517
-
14 095
-
income
2 273
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 098
-
403
-
pensions
4 355
-
1 593
-
total
7 726
-
1 996
-
Employer
38 517
-
14 095
-
pensions
6 328
-
2 318
-
social contributions
116
-
43
-
other
1 329
-
487
-
health
2 697
-
987
-
unemployment
1 559
-
570
-
total
12 029
-
4 405
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
5 180
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 180
-
-
Dividends
-
13 320
-
-
withholding
-
1 704
-
-
social contributions
-
2 292
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 996
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
19 755
9 176
6 401
7 573
After tax
-1 255
9 324
12 099
10 927
Living cost
30 791
30 791
30 791
30 791
Free-cash
-32 046
-21 467
-18 692
-19 864

Estimated living cost  is ₽30791 per week

₽19415
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2504
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽524
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8350
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
-₽32540
-₽55469
-₽31368
-₽34143
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
241
pensions
-
-
-
6 232
social contributions
-
-
-
526
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
574
total
-
-
-
7 573
Employee
56 366
-
14 095
-
income
4 918
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 605
-
403
-
pensions
6 375
-
1 593
-
total
12 898
-
1 996
-
Employer
56 366
-
14 095
-
pensions
9 262
-
2 318
-
social contributions
169
-
43
-
other
1 945
-
487
-
health
3 945
-
987
-
unemployment
2 283
-
570
-
total
17 604
-
4 405
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
5 180
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 180
-
-
Dividends
-
13 320
-
-
withholding
-
1 704
-
-
social contributions
-
2 292
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 996
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
30 502
9 176
6 401
7 573
After tax
-12 002
9 324
12 099
10 927
Living cost
43 467
43 467
43 467
43 467
Free-cash
-55 469
-34 143
-31 368
-32 540

Estimated living cost  is ₽43467 per week

₽29418
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3556
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽596
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9897
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₽12492
₽10661
₽8977
₽11752
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader

We expect you will register a microenterprise to benefit from 1% tax rate. Otherwise you will be taxed at a personal income rate of 20%.

-
-
-
18 500
microenterprise

A sole-trader will lose its microenterprise status when the turnover exceeds 500,000 GEL for the last two consecutive years.

-
-
-
185
total
-
-
-
185
Employee
7 278
-
18 500
-
income
1 455
-
3 700
-
total
1 455
-
3 700
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

11 222
18 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
11 222
18 500
-
-
withholding
561
925
-
-
total
561
925
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
2 016
925
3 700
185
After tax
16 484
17 575
14 800
18 315
Living cost
5 823
5 823
5 823
5 823
Free-cash
10 661
11 752
8 977
12 492

Estimated living cost  is ₽5823 per week

₽3608
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽484
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽160
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽1570
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Social security system in Georgia is financed from the government taxes which are part of our internal model. Separate pension and medical insurance contributions are not compulsory. It is advisable to purchase health insurance privately as in an event of medical emergency the treatment is likely to get costly.

Tbilisi , Georgia
₽9242
₽6801
₽5727
₽8502
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader

We expect you will register a microenterprise to benefit from 1% tax rate. Otherwise you will be taxed at a personal income rate of 20%.

-
-
-
18 500
microenterprise

A sole-trader will lose its microenterprise status when the turnover exceeds 500,000 GEL for the last two consecutive years.

-
-
-
185
total
-
-
-
185
Employee
11 342
-
18 500
-
income
2 268
-
3 700
-
total
2 268
-
3 700
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

7 158
18 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
7 158
18 500
-
-
withholding
358
925
-
-
total
358
925
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
2 626
925
3 700
185
After tax
15 874
17 575
14 800
18 315
Living cost
9 073
9 073
9 073
9 073
Free-cash
6 801
8 502
5 727
9 242

Estimated living cost  is ₽9073 per week

₽6140
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽381
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽304
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽2248
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Social security system in Georgia is financed from the government taxes which are part of our internal model. Separate pension and medical insurance contributions are not compulsory. It is advisable to purchase health insurance privately as in an event of medical emergency the treatment is likely to get costly.

Berlin , Germany
-₽22393
-₽26278
-₽22393
-₽24994
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader

Pension contribution is not mandatory for self-employed except for writers, artists and musicians who should pay standard rates to Künstlersozialkasse.

-
-
-
18 500
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
-
-
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
6 148
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

-
-
-
-
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 148
Employee

Pension contribution is not mandatory for self-employed except for writers, artists and musicians who should pay standard rates to Künstlersozialkasse.

44 779
-
18 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

3 682
-
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

203
-
-
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
10 033
-
6 148
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
trade
-
2 654
-
-
income
-
2 775
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
164
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
152
-
-
total
-
5 745
-
-
Dividends
-
12 755
-
-
withholding
-
2 847
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
157
-
-
total
-
3 004
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
10 033
8 749
6 148
6 148
After tax
8 467
9 751
12 352
12 352
Living cost
34 745
34 745
34 745
34 745
Free-cash
-26 278
-24 994
-22 393
-22 393

Estimated living cost  is ₽34745 per week

₽23968
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3738
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽504
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6534
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Dresden , Germany
-₽14907
-₽15922
-₽14907
-₽17700
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader

Pension contribution is not mandatory for self-employed except for writers, artists and musicians who should pay standard rates to Künstlersozialkasse.

-
-
-
18 500
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
-
-
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
6 148
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

-
-
-
-
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 148
Employee

Pension contribution is not mandatory for self-employed except for writers, artists and musicians who should pay standard rates to Künstlersozialkasse.

34 422
-
18 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

962
-
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

53
-
-
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
7 163
-
6 148
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
trade
-
2 914
-
-
income
-
2 775
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
164
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
152
-
-
total
-
6 005
-
-
Dividends
-
12 495
-
-
withholding
-
2 782
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
154
-
-
total
-
2 936
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
7 163
8 941
6 148
6 148
After tax
11 337
9 559
12 352
12 352
Living cost
27 259
27 259
27 259
27 259
Free-cash
-15 922
-17 700
-14 907
-14 907

Estimated living cost  is ₽27259 per week

₽17147
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3178
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6425
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Hamburg , Germany
-₽23002
-₽27138
-₽23002
-₽25888
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader

Pension contribution is not mandatory for self-employed except for writers, artists and musicians who should pay standard rates to Künstlersozialkasse.

-
-
-
18 500
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
-
-
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
6 148
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

-
-
-
-
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 148
Employee

Pension contribution is not mandatory for self-employed except for writers, artists and musicians who should pay standard rates to Künstlersozialkasse.

45 639
-
18 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

3 921
-
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

215
-
-
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
10 284
-
6 148
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
trade
-
3 043
-
-
income
-
2 775
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
162
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
152
-
-
total
-
6 132
-
-
Dividends
-
12 367
-
-
withholding
-
2 750
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
152
-
-
total
-
2 902
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
10 284
9 034
6 148
6 148
After tax
8 216
9 466
12 352
12 352
Living cost
35 354
35 354
35 354
35 354
Free-cash
-27 138
-25 888
-23 002
-23 002

Estimated living cost  is ₽35354 per week

₽23645
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3728
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽528
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7453
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Munich , Germany
-₽28876
-₽35586
-₽28876
-₽31857
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader

Pension contribution is not mandatory for self-employed except for writers, artists and musicians who should pay standard rates to Künstlersozialkasse.

-
-
-
18 500
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
-
-
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
6 148
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

-
-
-
-
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 148
Employee

Pension contribution is not mandatory for self-employed except for writers, artists and musicians who should pay standard rates to Künstlersozialkasse.

54 086
-
18 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

6 360
-
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

350
-
-
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
12 858
-
6 148
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
trade
-
3 173
-
-
income
-
2 775
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
162
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
152
-
-
total
-
6 262
-
-
Dividends
-
12 237
-
-
withholding
-
2 717
-
-
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
150
-
-
total
-
2 867
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
12 858
9 129
6 148
6 148
After tax
5 642
9 371
12 352
12 352
Living cost
41 228
41 228
41 228
41 228
Free-cash
-35 586
-31 857
-28 876
-28 876

Estimated living cost  is ₽41228 per week

₽30111
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3298
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽536
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7284
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Athens , Greece
-₽9587
-₽18189
-₽9966
-₽8576
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
1 313
pensions
-
-
-
3 699
income
-
-
-
2 656
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 873
Employee
30 307
-
15 282
-
unemployment
2 109
-
1 064
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 081
-
2 562
-
surtax
108
-
-
-
pensions
2 022
-
1 020
-
health
774
-
389
-
total
10 094
-
5 035
-
Employer
30 307
-
15 282
-
pensions
4 041
-
2 037
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 378
-
695
-
unemployment
962
-
485
-
total
6 381
-
3 217
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
4 809
-
-
total
-
4 809
-
-
Dividends
-
13 691
-
-
withholding
-
2 053
-
-
total
-
2 053
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
16 475
6 862
8 252
7 873
After tax
2 025
11 638
10 248
10 627
Living cost
20 214
20 214
20 214
20 214
Free-cash
-18 189
-8 576
-9 966
-9 587

Estimated living cost  is ₽20214 per week

₽12204
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1757
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽470
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5784
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
-₽9232
-₽17526
-₽9611
-₽8221
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
1 313
pensions
-
-
-
3 699
income
-
-
-
2 656
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 873
Employee
29 761
-
15 282
-
unemployment
2 072
-
1 064
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
4 989
-
2 562
-
surtax
97
-
-
-
pensions
1 985
-
1 020
-
health
760
-
389
-
total
9 903
-
5 035
-
Employer
29 761
-
15 282
-
pensions
3 967
-
2 037
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 354
-
695
-
unemployment
943
-
485
-
total
6 264
-
3 217
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
4 809
-
-
total
-
4 809
-
-
Dividends
-
13 691
-
-
withholding
-
2 053
-
-
total
-
2 053
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
16 167
6 862
8 252
7 873
After tax
2 333
11 638
10 248
10 627
Living cost
19 859
19 859
19 859
19 859
Free-cash
-17 526
-8 221
-9 611
-9 232

Estimated living cost  is ₽19859 per week

₽12143
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1833
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽458
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5426
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
-₽5051
-₽12319
-₽7142
-₽7148
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
unemployment
-
-
-
278
health
-
-
-
1 295
pensions
-
-
-
1 850
income
-
-
-
2 262
total
-
-
-
5 685
Employee

As of 2018, the minimum salary of a managing director was set at 180,500 HUF per month.

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

25 789
10 264
15 481
-
unemployment
387
154
232
-
income
3 153
1 255
1 893
-
pensions
2 579
1 026
1 548
-
health
1 805
718
1 084
-
total
7 924
3 153
4 757
-
Employer

As of 2018, the minimum salary of a managing director was set at 180,500 HUF per month.

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

25 789
10 264
15 481
-
pensions
5 029
2 001
3 019
-
total
5 029
2 001
3 019
-
Corporate
-
6 235
-
-
income
-
561
-
-
total
-
561
-
-
Dividends
-
5 674
-
-
withholding
-
1 078
-
-
social contributions
-
989
-
-
total
-
2 067
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
12 953
7 782
7 776
5 685
After tax
5 547
10 718
10 724
12 815
Living cost
17 866
17 866
17 866
17 866
Free-cash
-12 319
-7 148
-7 142
-5 051

Estimated living cost  is ₽17866 per week

₽12192
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1462
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽357
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3855
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
-₽30257
-₽55173
-₽30112
-₽32027
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
national
-
-
-
1 682
pensions
-
-
-
2 220
social contributions
-
-
-
199
municipal
-
-
-
1 085
total
-
-
-
5 186
Employee
67 543
-
15 993
-
municipal
8 343
-
1 157
-
national
12 928
-
1 793
-
pensions
2 702
-
640
-
total
23 973
-
3 590
-
Employer
67 543
-
15 993
-
pensions
5 403
-
1 279
-
social contributions
726
-
172
-
total
6 129
-
1 451
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income

Corporate income tax will depend on a type of legal entity. For LLC and Limited Partnership it is set at 20%. All other entities pay 37.6%.

-
3 700
-
-
total
-
3 700
-
-
Dividends
-
14 800
-
-
withholding
-
3 256
-
-
total
-
3 256
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
30 102
6 956
5 041
5 186
After tax
-11 602
11 544
13 459
13 314
Living cost
43 571
43 571
43 571
43 571
Free-cash
-55 173
-32 027
-30 112
-30 257

Estimated living cost  is ₽43571 per week

₽29615
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4050
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽652
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9254
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

It is very difficult to get a residence permit on a basis of self-employment for a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit). EU/EFTA nationals and long-term EU resident permit holders can register self-employed and apply for a permanent residence.

Dublin , Ireland
-₽34045
-₽51898
-₽34045
-₽38316
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
social contributions
-
-
-
398
income
-
-
-
881
total
-
-
-
1 279
Employee
70 397
-
18 500
-
social contributions
5 848
-
398
-
income
13 284
-
881
-
total
19 132
-
1 279
-
Employer
70 397
-
18 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
income
-
2 312
-
-
total
-
2 312
-
-
Dividends
-
16 188
-
-
withholding
-
3 238
-
-
total
-
3 238
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
19 132
5 550
1 279
1 279
After tax
-632
12 950
17 221
17 221
Living cost
51 266
51 266
51 266
51 266
Free-cash
-51 898
-38 316
-34 045
-34 045

Estimated living cost  is ₽51266 per week

₽39002
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4177
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7596
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

To obtain permanent residence for non EEA/Swiss nationals, it is required to invest a huge amount - at least €1 million aggregate investment into a new or an existing Irish business, for a minimum of three years.

Milan , Italy
-₽29335
-₽61483
-₽30960
-₽28105
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
national
-
-
-
2 651
regional
-
-
-
142
social contributions
-
-
-
6 975
municipal
-
-
-
92
total
-
-
-
9 860
Employee
79 983
-
18 500
-
municipal
424
-
75
-
national
13 859
-
2 152
-
social contributions
26 970
-
9 144
-
regional
755
-
114
-
total
42 008
-
11 485
-
Employer
79 983
-
18 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
nationa
-
4 440
-
-
municipal
-
721
-
-
total
-
5 161
-
-
Dividends
-
13 339
-
-
withholding
-
3 469
-
-
total
-
3 469
-
-
Income
18 500
18 500
18 500
18 500
Total tax
42 008
8 630
11 485
9 860
After tax
-23 508
9 870
7 015
8 640
Living cost
37 975
37 975
37 975
37 975
Free-cash
-61 483
-28 105
-30 960
-29 335

Estimated living cost  is ₽37975 per week

₽26472
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2490
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽582
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8430
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
-₽15695
-₽31423
-₽17304
-₽14519
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
18 500
national
-
-
-
2 651
regional
-
-
-
234
social contributions
-
-
-
6 975
municipal
-
-
-
92
total
-
-
-
9 952
Employee
49 922
-
18 500
-
municipal
265
-
75
-
national
7 909
-
2 152
-
social contributions
16 834
-
9 144
-
regional
672
-
190
-
total
25 680
-
11 561
-
Employer
49 922
-
18 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
18 500
-
-
nationa
-
4 440
-
-