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
₽ 25500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
-₽7270
-₽8051
-₽6516
-₽4210
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 610
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
5 610
Employee
29 048
-
22 078
-
social contributions
1 888
-
1 435
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 888
-
1 435
-
Employer
29 048
-
22 078
-
social contributions
4 503
-
3 421
-
total
4 503
-
3 421
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
2 550
-
-
total
-
2 550
-
-
Dividends
-
22 950
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
6 391
2 550
4 856
5 610
After tax
19 109
22 950
20 644
19 890
Living cost
27 160
27 160
27 160
27 160
Free-cash
-8 051
-4 210
-6 516
-7 270

Estimated living cost  is ₽27160 per week

₽17562
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2047
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽511
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.
₽7040
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
-₽15637
-₽26220
-₽20864
-₽23723
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
-
-
-
25 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 542
health
-
-
-
1 951
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
101
pensions
-
-
-
4 717
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 311
Employee
39 497
36 008
36 008
-
unemployment
1 185
1 080
564
-
other
394
360
189
-
income
3 518
2 656
3 608
-
pensions
4 045
3 687
1 927
-
health
1 528
1 394
729
-
total
10 670
9 177
7 017
-
Employer
39 497
36 008
36 008
-
pensions
4 957
4 520
2 363
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 185
1 080
1 080
-
other
1 876
1 710
1 564
-
health
1 493
1 361
712
-
accident
513
468
245
-
unemployment
1 185
1 080
564
-
chamber of commerce
158
144
144
-
total
11 367
10 363
6 672
-
Corporate
3 429
3 429
15 399
-
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.

857
857
3 849
-
total
857
857
3 849
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
22 894
20 397
17 538
12 311
After tax
2 606
5 103
7 962
13 189
Living cost
28 826
28 826
28 826
28 826
Free-cash
-26 220
-23 723
-20 864
-15 637

Estimated living cost  is ₽28826 per week

₽17292
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2944
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.
₽8076
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
-₽18827
-₽33685
-₽23972
-₽26913
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
-
-
-
25 500
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 542
health
-
-
-
1 951
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
101
pensions
-
-
-
4 717
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 489
Employee
45 155
36 008
36 008
-
unemployment
1 355
1 080
561
-
other
451
360
187
-
income
5 141
2 656
3 616
-
pensions
4 624
3 687
1 914
-
health
1 747
1 394
724
-
total
13 318
9 177
7 002
-
Employer
45 155
36 008
36 008
-
pensions
5 667
4 520
2 344
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 355
1 080
1 080
-
other
2 145
1 710
1 564
-
health
1 706
1 361
706
-
accident
586
468
243
-
unemployment
1 355
1 080
561
-
chamber of commerce
180
144
144
-
total
13 172
10 541
6 820
-
Corporate
3 429
3 429
15 250
-
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.

857
857
3 812
-
total
857
857
3 812
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
27 347
20 575
17 634
12 489
After tax
-1 847
4 925
7 866
13 011
Living cost
31 838
31 838
31 838
31 838
Free-cash
-33 685
-26 913
-23 972
-18 827

Estimated living cost  is ₽31838 per week

₽21234
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2716
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽523
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.
₽7364
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
-₽16024
-₽57945
-₽21097
-₽18406
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
-
-
-
25 500
national
-
-
-
6 602
communal

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

-
-
-
1 502
social contributions
-
-
-
475
total
-
-
-
8 579
Employee

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

64 632
-
19 749
-
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.

562
-
171
-
national
19 870
-
4 292
-
communal

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

3 371
-
1 031
-
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.

4 847
-
1 481
-
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.

3 037
-
928
-
total
31 687
-
7 903
-
Employer

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

64 632
-
19 749
-
surtax
7 328
-
2 239
-
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.

5 727
-
1 749
-
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.

3 975
-
1 216
-
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.

840
-
257
-
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.

943
-
288
-
total
18 813
-
5 749
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
5 099
-
-
surtax
-
101
-
-
total
-
5 200
-
-
Dividends
-
20 299
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 761
-
-
total
-
5 761
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
50 500
10 961
13 652
8 579
After tax
-25 000
14 539
11 848
16 921
Living cost
32 945
32 945
32 945
32 945
Free-cash
-57 945
-18 406
-21 097
-16 024

Estimated living cost  is ₽32945 per week

₽21221
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2881
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽516
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.
₽8328
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
-₽712
₽705
₽520
₽6224
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
-
-
-
25 500
unemployment
-
-
-
102
health
-
-
-
2 933
pensions

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

-
-
-
3 774
income
-
-
-
3 825
total
-
-
-
10 634
Employee
20 627
-
21 316
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
235
-
income
2 063
-
2 132
-
pensions

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

1 811
-
1 872
-
health
949
-
981
-
total
5 050
-
5 220
-
Employer
20 627
-
21 316
-
pensions

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

2 273
-
2 349
-
health
1 423
-
1 470
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
235
-
unemployment
124
-
128
-
total
4 047
-
4 182
-
Corporate
826
25 500
-
-
income
83
2 550
-
-
total
83
2 550
-
-
Dividends
743
22 950
-
-
withholding
37
1 148
-
-
total
37
1 148
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
9 217
3 698
9 402
10 634
After tax
16 283
21 802
16 098
14 866
Living cost
15 578
15 578
15 578
15 578
Free-cash
705
6 224
520
-712

Estimated living cost  is ₽15578 per week

₽10303
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽892
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽372
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.
₽4012
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
₽2993
₽5723
₽4225
₽9929
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
-
-
-
25 500
unemployment
-
-
-
102
health
-
-
-
2 933
pensions

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

-
-
-
3 774
income
-
-
-
3 825
total
-
-
-
10 634
Employee
15 721
-
21 316
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
235
-
income
1 572
-
2 132
-
pensions

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

1 380
-
1 872
-
health
723
-
981
-
total
3 848
-
5 220
-
Employer
15 721
-
21 316
-
pensions

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

1 733
-
2 349
-
health
1 085
-
1 470
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
235
-
unemployment
94
-
128
-
total
3 085
-
4 182
-
Corporate
6 694
25 500
-
-
income
670
2 550
-
-
total
670
2 550
-
-
Dividends
6 024
22 950
-
-
withholding
301
1 148
-
-
total
301
1 148
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 904
3 698
9 402
10 634
After tax
17 596
21 802
16 098
14 866
Living cost
11 873
11 873
11 873
11 873
Free-cash
5 723
9 929
4 225
2 993

Estimated living cost  is ₽11873 per week

₽6932
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽848
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽315
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.
₽3779
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
-₽1654
-₽9362
-₽7952
-₽15851
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
-
-
-
34 349
health
-
-
-
876
social contributions
-
-
-
5 358
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 234
Employee
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
income
7 565
6 432
7 812
-
social contributions
2 627
5 766
1 944
-
health
538
1 181
398
-
total
10 730
13 379
10 154
-
Employer
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
social contributions
2 627
5 766
1 944
-
health
585
1 286
434
-
total
3 212
7 052
2 378
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
13 942
20 431
12 532
6 234
After tax
11 558
5 069
12 968
19 266
Living cost
20 920
20 920
20 920
20 920
Free-cash
-9 362
-15 851
-7 952
-1 654

Estimated living cost  is ₽20920 per week

₽12538
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2052
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽463
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.
₽5868
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
-₽10041
-₽19299
-₽16339
-₽24238
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
-
-
-
34 349
health
-
-
-
876
social contributions
-
-
-
5 358
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 234
Employee
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
income
7 296
6 432
7 812
-
social contributions
3 376
5 766
1 944
-
health
691
1 181
398
-
total
11 363
13 379
10 154
-
Employer
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
social contributions
3 376
5 766
1 944
-
health
753
1 286
434
-
total
4 129
7 052
2 378
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
15 492
20 431
12 532
6 234
After tax
10 008
5 069
12 968
19 266
Living cost
29 307
29 307
29 307
29 307
Free-cash
-19 299
-24 238
-16 339
-10 041

Estimated living cost  is ₽29307 per week

₽20034
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2289
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽492
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.
₽6492
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
-₽8461
-₽15648
-₽7941
-₽3324
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
-
-
-
25 500
health
-
-
-
3 442
social contributions
-
-
-
7 446
income
-
-
-
2 192
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 080
Employee
30 707
-
19 030
-
income
3 685
-
2 284
-
social contributions
1 996
-
1 237
-
health
4 145
-
2 569
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 826
-
6 090
-
Employer
30 707
-
19 030
-
social contributions
7 677
-
4 757
-
health
2 764
-
1 713
-
total
10 441
-
6 470
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
4 845
-
-
total
-
4 845
-
-
Dividends
-
20 655
-
-
withholding
-
3 098
-
-
total
-
3 098
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
20 267
7 943
12 560
13 080
After tax
5 233
17 557
12 940
12 420
Living cost
20 881
20 881
20 881
20 881
Free-cash
-15 648
-3 324
-7 941
-8 461

Estimated living cost  is ₽20881 per week

₽14504
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1485
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽411
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.
₽4481
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
-₽13311
-₽25206
-₽12791
-₽8174
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
-
-
-
25 500
health
-
-
-
3 442
social contributions
-
-
-
7 446
income
-
-
-
2 192
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 080
Employee
37 839
-
19 030
-
income
4 541
-
2 284
-
social contributions
2 460
-
1 237
-
health
5 108
-
2 569
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 109
-
6 090
-
Employer
37 839
-
19 030
-
social contributions
9 460
-
4 757
-
health
3 406
-
1 713
-
total
12 866
-
6 470
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
4 845
-
-
total
-
4 845
-
-
Dividends
-
20 655
-
-
withholding
-
3 098
-
-
total
-
3 098
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
24 975
7 943
12 560
13 080
After tax
525
17 557
12 940
12 420
Living cost
25 731
25 731
25 731
25 731
Free-cash
-25 206
-8 174
-12 791
-13 311

Estimated living cost  is ₽25731 per week

₽19135
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1425
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽445
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.
₽4725
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
-₽25389
-₽171975
-₽171975
-₽171975
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
-
-
-
25 500
national
-
-
-
1 712
pensions
-
-
-
786
municipal
-
-
-
2 764
labour market
-
-
-
1 977
total
-
-
-
7 239
Employee
184 237
184 237
184 237
-
municipal
39 232
39 232
39 232
-
national
22 508
22 508
22 508
-
pensions
262
262
262
-
labour market
14 718
14 718
14 718
-
total
76 720
76 720
76 720
-
Employer
184 237
184 237
184 237
-
pensions
524
524
524
-
labour market
14 739
14 739
14 739
-
municipal
39 295
39 295
39 295
-
national
22 547
22 547
22 547
-
total
77 105
77 105
77 105
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
153 825
153 825
153 825
7 239
After tax
-128 325
-128 325
-128 325
18 261
Living cost
43 650
43 650
43 650
43 650
Free-cash
-171 975
-171 975
-171 975
-25 389

Estimated living cost  is ₽43650 per week

₽29875
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3861
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽671
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.
₽9243
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
-₽6097
-₽8798
-₽5070
-₽1423
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
-
-
-
25 500
health
-
-
-
3 314
pensions
-
-
-
5 099
income
-
-
-
1 360
total
-
-
-
9 773
Employee
25 632
-
19 058
-
unemployment
410
-
305
-
income
2 886
-
1 617
-
pensions
513
-
381
-
total
3 809
-
2 303
-
Employer
25 632
-
19 058
-
pensions
5 127
-
3 812
-
health
3 332
-
2 478
-
unemployment
206
-
153
-
total
8 665
-
6 443
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
5 099
-
-
total
-
5 099
-
-
Dividends
-
20 401
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
12 474
5 099
8 746
9 773
After tax
13 026
20 401
16 754
15 727
Living cost
21 824
21 824
21 824
21 824
Free-cash
-8 798
-1 423
-5 070
-6 097

Estimated living cost  is ₽21824 per week

₽14969
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1300
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽439
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.
₽5117
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
-₽13792
-₽31006
-₽18550
-₽17043
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

-
-
-
25 500
national
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
15
municipal
-
-
-
4 587
total
-
-
-
4 602
Employee
47 538
-
21 452
-
unemployment
713
-
322
-
municipal
7 786
-
3 542
-
national
785
-
-
-
pensions
3 208
-
1 447
-
health
355
-
-
-
total
12 847
-
5 311
-
Employer
47 538
-
21 452
-
pensions
8 247
-
3 723
-
health
365
-
165
-
accident
48
-
22
-
unemployment
309
-
139
-
total
8 969
-
4 049
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
5 099
-
-
total
-
5 099
-
-
Dividends

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

-
15 300
-
-
municipal
-
2 754
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
2 754
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
21 816
7 853
9 360
4 602
After tax
3 684
17 647
16 140
20 898
Living cost
34 690
34 690
34 690
34 690
Free-cash
-31 006
-17 043
-18 550
-13 792

Estimated living cost  is ₽34690 per week

₽22659
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3337
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽552
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.
₽8143
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
-₽12171
-₽19799
-₽11169
-₽15000
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
-
-
-
25 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
242
pensions
-
-
-
8 061
social contributions
-
-
-
727
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
790
total
-
-
-
9 820
Employee
34 519
-
19 432
-
income
1 780
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
984
-
554
-
pensions
3 904
-
2 196
-
total
6 668
-
2 750
-
Employer
34 519
-
19 432
-
pensions
5 672
-
3 193
-
social contributions
103
-
58
-
other
1 192
-
670
-
health
2 416
-
1 360
-
unemployment
1 397
-
787
-
total
10 780
-
6 068
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
7 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 140
-
-
Dividends
-
18 360
-
-
withholding
-
2 351
-
-
social contributions
-
3 158
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 509
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
17 448
12 649
8 818
9 820
After tax
8 052
12 851
16 682
15 680
Living cost
27 851
27 851
27 851
27 851
Free-cash
-19 799
-15 000
-11 169
-12 171

Estimated living cost  is ₽27851 per week

₽16152
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2829
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.
₽8342
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
-₽15233
-₽25246
-₽14231
-₽18062
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
-
-
-
25 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
242
pensions
-
-
-
8 061
social contributions
-
-
-
727
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
790
total
-
-
-
9 820
Employee
38 671
-
19 432
-
income
2 282
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 103
-
554
-
pensions
4 372
-
2 196
-
total
7 757
-
2 750
-
Employer
38 671
-
19 432
-
pensions
6 353
-
3 193
-
social contributions
117
-
58
-
other
1 334
-
670
-
health
2 707
-
1 360
-
unemployment
1 565
-
787
-
total
12 076
-
6 068
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
7 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 140
-
-
Dividends
-
18 360
-
-
withholding
-
2 351
-
-
social contributions
-
3 158
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 509
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
19 833
12 649
8 818
9 820
After tax
5 667
12 851
16 682
15 680
Living cost
30 913
30 913
30 913
30 913
Free-cash
-25 246
-18 062
-14 231
-15 233

Estimated living cost  is ₽30913 per week

₽19492
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2514
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.
₽8383
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
-₽27960
-₽48766
-₽26958
-₽30789
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
-
-
-
25 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
242
pensions
-
-
-
8 061
social contributions
-
-
-
727
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
790
total
-
-
-
9 820
Employee
56 591
-
19 432
-
income
4 938
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 612
-
554
-
pensions
6 401
-
2 196
-
total
12 951
-
2 750
-
Employer
56 591
-
19 432
-
pensions
9 299
-
3 193
-
social contributions
170
-
58
-
other
1 953
-
670
-
health
3 961
-
1 360
-
unemployment
2 292
-
787
-
total
17 675
-
6 068
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
7 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 140
-
-
Dividends
-
18 360
-
-
withholding
-
2 351
-
-
social contributions
-
3 158
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 509
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
30 626
12 649
8 818
9 820
After tax
-5 126
12 851
16 682
15 680
Living cost
43 640
43 640
43 640
43 640
Free-cash
-48 766
-30 789
-26 958
-27 960

Estimated living cost  is ₽43640 per week

₽29535
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3570
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽598
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.
₽9936
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
₽19416
₽17303
₽14571
₽18396
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%.

-
-
-
25 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
255
total
-
-
-
255
Employee
7 285
-
25 500
-
income
1 457
-
5 100
-
total
1 457
-
5 100
-
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%.

18 215
25 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
18 215
25 500
-
-
withholding
911
1 275
-
-
total
911
1 275
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
2 368
1 275
5 100
255
After tax
23 132
24 225
20 400
25 245
Living cost
5 829
5 829
5 829
5 829
Free-cash
17 303
18 396
14 571
19 416

Estimated living cost  is ₽5829 per week

₽3612
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.
₽1572
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
₽16162
₽13439
₽11317
₽15142
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%.

-
-
-
25 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
255
total
-
-
-
255
Employee
11 354
-
25 500
-
income
2 271
-
5 100
-
total
2 271
-
5 100
-
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%.

14 146
25 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
14 146
25 500
-
-
withholding
707
1 275
-
-
total
707
1 275
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
2 978
1 275
5 100
255
After tax
22 522
24 225
20 400
25 245
Living cost
9 083
9 083
9 083
9 083
Free-cash
13 439
15 142
11 317
16 162

Estimated living cost  is ₽9083 per week

₽6146
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.
₽305
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.
₽2250
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
-₽16170
-₽19458
-₽16170
-₽21541
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.

-
-
-
25 500
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.

-
-
-
33
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.

-
-
-
6 173
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.

-
-
-
580
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 786
Employee

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

44 957
-
25 500
-
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.

3 697
-
580
-
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.

204
-
33
-
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.

6 173
-
6 173
-
total
10 074
-
6 786
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
trade
-
3 659
-
-
income
-
3 825
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
175
-
-
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.

-
211
-
-
total
-
7 870
-
-
Dividends
-
17 630
-
-
withholding
-
4 064
-
-
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.

-
223
-
-
total
-
4 287
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 074
12 157
6 786
6 786
After tax
15 426
13 343
18 714
18 714
Living cost
34 884
34 884
34 884
34 884
Free-cash
-19 458
-21 541
-16 170
-16 170

Estimated living cost  is ₽34884 per week

₽24063
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3753
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽506
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.
₽6560
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
-₽8654
-₽9059
-₽8654
-₽14286
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.

-
-
-
25 500
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.

-
-
-
33
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.

-
-
-
6 173
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.

-
-
-
580
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 786
Employee

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

34 559
-
25 500
-
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.

965
-
580
-
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
-
33
-
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.

6 173
-
6 173
-
total
7 191
-
6 786
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
trade
-
4 016
-
-
income
-
3 825
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
173
-
-
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.

-
211
-
-
total
-
8 225
-
-
Dividends
-
17 275
-
-
withholding
-
3 975
-
-
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.

-
218
-
-
total
-
4 193
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 191
12 418
6 786
6 786
After tax
18 309
13 082
18 714
18 714
Living cost
27 368
27 368
27 368
27 368
Free-cash
-9 059
-14 286
-8 654
-8 654

Estimated living cost  is ₽27368 per week

₽17215
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3191
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽511
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.
₽6451
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
-₽16781
-₽20321
-₽16781
-₽22544
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.

-
-
-
25 500
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.

-
-
-
33
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.

-
-
-
6 173
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.

-
-
-
580
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 786
Employee

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

45 821
-
25 500
-
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.

3 937
-
580
-
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.

216
-
33
-
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.

6 173
-
6 173
-
total
10 326
-
6 786
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
trade
-
4 194
-
-
income
-
3 825
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
173
-
-
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.

-
211
-
-
total
-
8 403
-
-
Dividends
-
17 096
-
-
withholding
-
3 930
-
-
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.

-
216
-
-
total
-
4 146
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 326
12 549
6 786
6 786
After tax
15 174
12 951
18 714
18 714
Living cost
35 495
35 495
35 495
35 495
Free-cash
-20 321
-22 544
-16 781
-16 781

Estimated living cost  is ₽35495 per week

₽23739
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3743
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽530
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.
₽7483
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
-₽22678
-₽28802
-₽22678
-₽28574
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.

-
-
-
25 500
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.

-
-
-
33
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.

-
-
-
6 173
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.

-
-
-
580
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 786
Employee

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

54 302
-
25 500
-
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.

6 385
-
580
-
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.

352
-
33
-
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.

6 173
-
6 173
-
total
12 910
-
6 786
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
trade
-
4 374
-
-
income
-
3 825
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
173
-
-
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.

-
211
-
-
total
-
8 583
-
-
Dividends
-
16 916
-
-
withholding
-
3 885
-
-
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.

-
214
-
-
total
-
4 099
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
12 910
12 682
6 786
6 786
After tax
12 590
12 818
18 714
18 714
Living cost
41 392
41 392
41 392
41 392
Free-cash
-28 802
-28 574
-22 678
-22 678

Estimated living cost  is ₽41392 per week

₽30231
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3311
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽538
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.
₽7313
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
-₽5587
-₽11335
-₽6168
-₽4257
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
-
-
-
25 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
1 811
pensions
-
-
-
5 099
income
-
-
-
3 676
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 792
Employee
30 428
-
21 066
-
unemployment
2 118
-
1 466
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 101
-
3 532
-
surtax
108
-
-
-
pensions
2 030
-
1 404
-
health
777
-
537
-
total
10 134
-
6 939
-
Employer
30 428
-
21 066
-
pensions
4 057
-
2 809
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 384
-
958
-
unemployment
965
-
667
-
total
6 406
-
4 434
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
6 631
-
-
total
-
6 631
-
-
Dividends
-
18 869
-
-
withholding
-
2 831
-
-
total
-
2 831
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
16 540
9 462
11 373
10 792
After tax
8 960
16 038
14 127
14 708
Living cost
20 295
20 295
20 295
20 295
Free-cash
-11 335
-4 257
-6 168
-5 587

Estimated living cost  is ₽20295 per week

₽12253
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1764
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽472
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.
₽5808
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
-₽5230
-₽10669
-₽5811
-₽3900
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
-
-
-
25 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
1 811
pensions
-
-
-
5 099
income
-
-
-
3 676
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 792
Employee
29 880
-
21 066
-
unemployment
2 080
-
1 466
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 009
-
3 532
-
surtax
98
-
-
-
pensions
1 992
-
1 404
-
health
763
-
537
-
total
9 942
-
6 939
-
Employer
29 880
-
21 066
-
pensions
3 983
-
2 809
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 360
-
958
-
unemployment
946
-
667
-
total
6 289
-
4 434
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
6 631
-
-
total
-
6 631
-
-
Dividends
-
18 869
-
-
withholding
-
2 831
-
-
total
-
2 831
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
16 231
9 462
11 373
10 792
After tax
9 269
16 038
14 127
14 708
Living cost
19 938
19 938
19 938
19 938
Free-cash
-10 669
-3 900
-5 811
-5 230

Estimated living cost  is ₽19938 per week

₽12191
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1840
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽460
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.
₽5447
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
-₽418
-₽5694
-₽3302
-₽3445
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
-
-
-
25 500
unemployment
-
-
-
382
health
-
-
-
1 785
pensions
-
-
-
2 550
income
-
-
-
3 117
total
-
-
-
7 834
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.

26 104
10 389
21 339
-
unemployment
392
156
320
-
income
3 191
1 270
2 609
-
pensions
2 610
1 039
2 134
-
health
1 827
727
1 494
-
total
8 020
3 192
6 557
-
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.

26 104
10 389
21 339
-
pensions
5 090
2 026
4 161
-
total
5 090
2 026
4 161
-
Corporate
-
13 085
-
-
income
-
1 178
-
-
total
-
1 178
-
-
Dividends
-
11 907
-
-
withholding
-
2 262
-
-
social contributions
-
2 203
-
-
total
-
4 465
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
13 110
10 861
10 718
7 834
After tax
12 390
14 639
14 782
17 666
Living cost
18 084
18 084
18 084
18 084
Free-cash
-5 694
-3 445
-3 302
-418

Estimated living cost  is ₽18084 per week

₽12341
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1480
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽361
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.
₽3902
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
-₽26271
-₽48204
-₽26072
-₽27678
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
-
-
-
25 500
national
-
-
-
2 946
pensions
-
-
-
3 060
social contributions
-
-
-
274
municipal
-
-
-
1 901
total
-
-
-
8 181
Employee
67 573
-
22 045
-
municipal
8 346
-
2 000
-
national
12 933
-
3 099
-
pensions
2 703
-
882
-
total
23 982
-
5 981
-
Employer
67 573
-
22 045
-
pensions
5 406
-
1 764
-
social contributions
726
-
237
-
total
6 132
-
2 001
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
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%.

-
5 100
-
-
total
-
5 100
-
-
Dividends
-
20 400
-
-
withholding
-
4 488
-
-
total
-
4 488
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
30 114
9 588
7 982
8 181
After tax
-4 614
15 912
17 518
17 319
Living cost
43 590
43 590
43 590
43 590
Free-cash
-48 204
-27 678
-26 072
-26 271

Estimated living cost  is ₽43590 per week

₽29628
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4052
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.
₽9258
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
-₽28997
-₽45179
-₽28997
-₽33621
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
757
income
-
-
-
2 270
total
-
-
-
3 027
Employee
70 678
-
25 500
-
social contributions
5 872
-
757
-
income
13 337
-
2 270
-
total
19 209
-
3 027
-
Employer
70 678
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
3 188
-
-
total
-
3 188
-
-
Dividends
-
22 312
-
-
withholding
-
4 463
-
-
total
-
4 463
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
19 209
7 651
3 027
3 027
After tax
6 291
17 849
22 473
22 473
Living cost
51 470
51 470
51 470
51 470
Free-cash
-45 179
-33 621
-28 997
-28 997

Estimated living cost  is ₽51470 per week

₽39158
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4194
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽492
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.
₽7627
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
-₽24259
-₽54802
-₽25891
-₽24522
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
-
-
-
25 500
national
-
-
-
4 254
regional
-
-
-
228
social contributions
-
-
-
7 003
municipal
-
-
-
147
total
-
-
-
11 632
Employee
80 302
-
25 500
-
municipal
425
-
130
-
national
13 914
-
3 753
-
social contributions
27 078
-
9 180
-
regional
758
-
201
-
total
42 175
-
13 264
-
Employer
80 302
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
nationa
-
6 120
-
-
municipal
-
995
-
-
total
-
7 115
-
-
Dividends
-
18 386
-
-
withholding
-
4 780
-
-
total
-
4 780
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
42 175
11 895
13 264
11 632
After tax
-16 675
13 605
12 236
13 868
Living cost
38 127
38 127
38 127
38 127
Free-cash
-54 802
-24 522
-25 891
-24 259

Estimated living cost  is ₽38127 per week

₽26577
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2500
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽585
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.
₽8464
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
-₽10620
-₽24623
-₽12234
-₽10937
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
-
-
-
25 500
national
-
-
-
4 254
regional
-
-
-
376
social contributions
-
-
-
7 003
municipal
-
-
-
147
total
-
-
-
11 780
Employee
50 121
-
25 500
-
municipal
266
-
130
-
national
7 941
-
3 753
-
social contributions
16 901
-
9 180
-
regional
675
-
331
-
total
25 783
-
13 394
-
Employer
50 121
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
nationa
-
6 120
-
-