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
₴ 13500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴113
₴569
₴511
₴1733
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
-
-
-
13 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 970
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 970
Employee
11 141
-
11 688
-
social contributions
724
-
760
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
724
-
760
-
Employer
11 141
-
11 688
-
social contributions
1 727
-
1 812
-
total
1 727
-
1 812
-
Corporate
632
13 500
-
-
income
63
1 350
-
-
total
63
1 350
-
-
Dividends
569
12 150
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
2 514
1 350
2 572
2 970
After tax
10 986
12 150
10 928
10 530
Living cost
10 417
10 417
10 417
10 417
Free-cash
569
1 733
511
113

Estimated living cost  is ₴10417 per week

₴6735
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴785
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴196
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.
₴2700
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
-₴3418
-₴6335
-₴6065
-₴5380
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
-
-
-
13 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 125
health
-
-
-
1 032
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
54
pensions
-
-
-
2 498
income
-
-
-
153
total
-
-
-
5 862
Employee
15 148
13 810
13 810
-
unemployment
454
414
308
-
other
151
138
103
-
income
1 349
1 019
1 190
-
pensions
1 551
1 414
1 053
-
health
586
535
398
-
total
4 091
3 520
3 052
-
Employer
15 148
13 810
13 810
-
pensions
1 901
1 734
1 290
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
454
414
414
-
other
719
656
626
-
health
573
522
389
-
accident
197
180
133
-
unemployment
454
414
308
-
chamber of commerce
61
55
55
-
total
4 359
3 975
3 215
-
Corporate
1 315
1 315
8 968
-
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.

329
329
2 242
-
total
329
329
2 242
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
8 779
7 824
8 509
5 862
After tax
4 721
5 676
4 991
7 638
Living cost
11 056
11 056
11 056
11 056
Free-cash
-6 335
-5 380
-6 065
-3 418

Estimated living cost  is ₴11056 per week

₴6632
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1129
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
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.
₴3097
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
-₴4641
-₴9201
-₴7258
-₴6603
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
-
-
-
13 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 125
health
-
-
-
1 032
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
54
pensions
-
-
-
2 498
income
-
-
-
153
total
-
-
-
5 930
Employee
17 319
13 810
13 810
-
unemployment
520
414
307
-
other
173
138
103
-
income
1 972
1 019
1 193
-
pensions
1 774
1 414
1 047
-
health
670
535
396
-
total
5 109
3 520
3 046
-
Employer
17 319
13 810
13 810
-
pensions
2 173
1 734
1 284
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
520
414
414
-
other
823
656
625
-
health
654
522
387
-
accident
225
180
133
-
unemployment
520
414
307
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
55
-
total
5 052
4 043
3 273
-
Corporate
1 315
1 315
8 911
-
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.

329
329
2 228
-
total
329
329
2 228
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
10 490
7 892
8 547
5 930
After tax
3 010
5 608
4 953
7 570
Living cost
12 211
12 211
12 211
12 211
Free-cash
-9 201
-6 603
-7 258
-4 641

Estimated living cost  is ₴12211 per week

₴8144
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1042
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴201
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.
₴2825
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
-₴4557
-₴18504
-₴6419
-₴4986
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
-
-
-
13 500
national
-
-
-
3 707
communal

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

-
-
-
752
social contributions
-
-
-
963
total
-
-
-
5 422
Employee

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

24 788
-
10 455
-
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.

216
-
91
-
national
7 621
-
2 329
-
communal

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

1 293
-
545
-
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.

1 859
-
784
-
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.

1 165
-
491
-
total
12 154
-
4 240
-
Employer

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

24 788
-
10 455
-
surtax
2 811
-
1 185
-
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.

2 196
-
927
-
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.

1 524
-
643
-
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.

322
-
136
-
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.

362
-
153
-
total
7 215
-
3 044
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
2 700
-
-
surtax
-
54
-
-
total
-
2 754
-
-
Dividends
-
10 746
-
-
withholding

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

-
3 097
-
-
total
-
3 097
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
19 369
5 851
7 284
5 422
After tax
-5 869
7 649
6 216
8 078
Living cost
12 635
12 635
12 635
12 635
Free-cash
-18 504
-4 986
-6 419
-4 557

Estimated living cost  is ₴12635 per week

₴8139
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1105
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴198
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.
₴3194
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
₴2283
₴3469
₴2561
₴5581
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
-
-
-
13 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 392
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 791
income
-
-
-
2 025
total
-
-
-
5 256
Employee
7 894
-
11 286
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
124
-
income
789
-
1 129
-
pensions

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

693
-
991
-
health
363
-
519
-
total
1 932
-
2 763
-
Employer
7 894
-
11 286
-
pensions

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

870
-
1 244
-
health
545
-
779
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
124
-
unemployment
47
-
68
-
total
1 549
-
2 215
-
Corporate
4 058
13 500
-
-
income
406
1 350
-
-
total
406
1 350
-
-
Dividends
3 652
12 150
-
-
withholding
183
608
-
-
total
183
608
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
4 070
1 958
4 978
5 256
After tax
9 430
11 542
8 522
8 244
Living cost
5 961
5 961
5 961
5 961
Free-cash
3 469
5 581
2 561
2 283

Estimated living cost  is ₴5961 per week

₴3943
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴341
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴142
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.
₴1535
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
₴3701
₴5390
₴3979
₴6999
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
-
-
-
13 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 392
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 791
income
-
-
-
2 025
total
-
-
-
5 256
Employee
6 016
-
11 286
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
124
-
income
602
-
1 129
-
pensions

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

528
-
991
-
health
277
-
519
-
total
1 473
-
2 763
-
Employer
6 016
-
11 286
-
pensions

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

663
-
1 244
-
health
415
-
779
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
124
-
unemployment
36
-
68
-
total
1 180
-
2 215
-
Corporate
6 303
13 500
-
-
income
630
1 350
-
-
total
630
1 350
-
-
Dividends
5 673
12 150
-
-
withholding
284
608
-
-
total
284
608
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
3 567
1 958
4 978
5 256
After tax
9 933
11 542
8 522
8 244
Living cost
4 543
4 543
4 543
4 543
Free-cash
5 390
6 999
3 979
3 701

Estimated living cost  is ₴4543 per week

₴2653
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴120
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.
₴1446
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
₴3027
₴97
₴110
-₴2360
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
-
-
-
13 500
health
-
-
-
344
social contributions
-
-
-
2 106
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 450
Employee
26 647
26 647
26 647
-
income
2 901
2 467
2 898
-
social contributions
1 007
2 212
1 017
-
health
206
453
208
-
total
4 114
5 132
4 123
-
Employer
26 647
26 647
26 647
-
social contributions
1 007
2 212
1 017
-
health
224
493
227
-
total
1 231
2 705
1 244
-
Corporate
129
-
-
-
income
16
-
-
-
total
16
-
-
-
Dividends
113
-
-
-
withholding
19
-
-
-
total
19
-
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
5 380
7 837
5 367
2 450
After tax
8 120
5 663
8 133
11 050
Living cost
8 023
8 023
8 023
8 023
Free-cash
97
-2 360
110
3 027

Estimated living cost  is ₴8023 per week

₴4809
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴787
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴178
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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Limassol , Cyprus
-₴190
-₴3682
-₴3107
-₴5577
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
-
-
-
13 500
health
-
-
-
344
social contributions
-
-
-
2 106
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 450
Employee
26 647
26 647
26 647
-
income
2 798
2 467
2 898
-
social contributions
1 295
2 212
1 017
-
health
265
453
208
-
total
4 358
5 132
4 123
-
Employer
26 647
26 647
26 647
-
social contributions
1 295
2 212
1 017
-
health
289
493
227
-
total
1 584
2 705
1 244
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
5 942
7 837
5 367
2 450
After tax
7 558
5 663
8 133
11 050
Living cost
11 240
11 240
11 240
11 240
Free-cash
-3 682
-5 577
-3 107
-190

Estimated living cost  is ₴11240 per week

₴7684
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴878
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴189
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.
₴2490
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
-₴1461
-₴2338
-₴1187
₴1258
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
-
-
-
13 500
health
-
-
-
1 822
social contributions
-
-
-
3 942
income
-
-
-
1 160
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 924
Employee
11 820
-
10 075
-
income
1 418
-
1 209
-
social contributions
768
-
655
-
health
1 596
-
1 360
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 782
-
3 224
-
Employer
11 820
-
10 075
-
social contributions
2 955
-
2 519
-
health
1 064
-
907
-
total
4 019
-
3 426
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
2 565
-
-
total
-
2 565
-
-
Dividends
-
10 935
-
-
withholding
-
1 640
-
-
total
-
1 640
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
7 801
4 205
6 650
6 924
After tax
5 699
9 295
6 850
6 576
Living cost
8 037
8 037
8 037
8 037
Free-cash
-2 338
1 258
-1 187
-1 461

Estimated living cost  is ₴8037 per week

₴5583
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴572
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴158
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.
₴1725
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
-₴3328
-₴6017
-₴3054
-₴609
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
-
-
-
13 500
health
-
-
-
1 822
social contributions
-
-
-
3 942
income
-
-
-
1 160
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 924
Employee
14 565
-
10 075
-
income
1 748
-
1 209
-
social contributions
947
-
655
-
health
1 966
-
1 360
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 661
-
3 224
-
Employer
14 565
-
10 075
-
social contributions
3 641
-
2 519
-
health
1 311
-
907
-
total
4 952
-
3 426
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
2 565
-
-
total
-
2 565
-
-
Dividends
-
10 935
-
-
withholding
-
1 640
-
-
total
-
1 640
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
9 613
4 205
6 650
6 924
After tax
3 887
9 295
6 850
6 576
Living cost
9 904
9 904
9 904
9 904
Free-cash
-6 017
-609
-3 054
-3 328

Estimated living cost  is ₴9904 per week

₴7365
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴549
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴171
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.
₴1819
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
-₴7559
-₴62224
-₴62224
-₴62224
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
-
-
-
13 500
national
-
-
-
1 108
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
1 856
labour market
-
-
-
1 056
total
-
-
-
4 321
Employee
70 648
70 648
70 648
-
municipal
15 044
15 044
15 044
-
national
8 631
8 631
8 631
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 644
5 644
5 644
-
total
29 419
29 419
29 419
-
Employer
70 648
70 648
70 648
-
pensions
201
201
201
-
labour market
5 652
5 652
5 652
-
municipal
15 068
15 068
15 068
-
national
8 646
8 646
8 646
-
total
29 567
29 567
29 567
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
58 986
58 986
58 986
4 321
After tax
-45 486
-45 486
-45 486
9 179
Living cost
16 738
16 738
16 738
16 738
Free-cash
-62 224
-62 224
-62 224
-7 559

Estimated living cost  is ₴16738 per week

₴11456
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1481
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴257
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.
₴3544
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
-₴345
₴277
₴173
₴2430
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
-
-
-
13 500
health
-
-
-
1 755
pensions
-
-
-
2 700
income
-
-
-
1 020
total
-
-
-
5 475
Employee
9 831
-
10 089
-
unemployment
157
-
161
-
income
1 107
-
1 184
-
pensions
197
-
202
-
total
1 461
-
1 547
-
Employer
9 831
-
10 089
-
pensions
1 966
-
2 018
-
health
1 278
-
1 311
-
unemployment
79
-
81
-
total
3 323
-
3 410
-
Corporate
346
13 500
-
-
income
69
2 700
-
-
total
69
2 700
-
-
Dividends
277
10 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
4 853
2 700
4 957
5 475
After tax
8 647
10 800
8 543
8 025
Living cost
8 370
8 370
8 370
8 370
Free-cash
277
2 430
173
-345

Estimated living cost  is ₴8370 per week

₴5741
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴168
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.
₴1962
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
-₴2399
-₴8171
-₴4784
-₴3963
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

-
-
-
13 500
national
-
-
-
112
health
-
-
-
63
municipal
-
-
-
2 419
total
-
-
-
2 594
Employee
18 232
-
11 357
-
unemployment
274
-
170
-
municipal
2 986
-
1 870
-
national
301
-
-
-
pensions
1 230
-
767
-
health
136
-
30
-
total
4 927
-
2 837
-
Employer
18 232
-
11 357
-
pensions
3 163
-
1 970
-
health
140
-
87
-
accident
18
-
11
-
unemployment
118
-
74
-
total
3 439
-
2 142
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
2 700
-
-
total
-
2 700
-
-
Dividends

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

-
8 100
-
-
municipal
-
1 458
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 458
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
8 366
4 158
4 979
2 594
After tax
5 134
9 342
8 521
10 906
Living cost
13 305
13 305
13 305
13 305
Free-cash
-8 171
-3 963
-4 784
-2 399

Estimated living cost  is ₴13305 per week

₴8691
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1280
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴212
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.
₴3123
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
-₴2448
-₴3873
-₴2177
-₴3878
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
-
-
-
13 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
117
pensions
-
-
-
4 061
social contributions
-
-
-
385
income
-
-
-
285
other
-
-
-
418
total
-
-
-
5 266
Employee
13 239
-
10 287
-
income
683
-
326
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
293
-
pensions
1 497
-
1 164
-
total
2 557
-
1 783
-
Employer
13 239
-
10 287
-
pensions
2 175
-
1 689
-
social contributions
39
-
31
-
other
457
-
355
-
health
927
-
720
-
unemployment
536
-
417
-
total
4 134
-
3 212
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
3 780
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 780
-
-
Dividends
-
9 720
-
-
withholding
-
1 244
-
-
social contributions
-
1 672
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
2 916
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
6 691
6 696
4 995
5 266
After tax
6 809
6 804
8 505
8 234
Living cost
10 682
10 682
10 682
10 682
Free-cash
-3 873
-3 878
-2 177
-2 448

Estimated living cost  is ₴10682 per week

₴6195
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1085
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴203
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.
₴3199
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
-₴3622
-₴5963
-₴3351
-₴5052
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
-
-
-
13 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
117
pensions
-
-
-
4 061
social contributions
-
-
-
385
income
-
-
-
285
other
-
-
-
418
total
-
-
-
5 266
Employee
14 831
-
10 287
-
income
875
-
326
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
423
-
293
-
pensions
1 677
-
1 164
-
total
2 975
-
1 783
-
Employer
14 831
-
10 287
-
pensions
2 437
-
1 689
-
social contributions
45
-
31
-
other
512
-
355
-
health
1 038
-
720
-
unemployment
600
-
417
-
total
4 632
-
3 212
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
3 780
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 780
-
-
Dividends
-
9 720
-
-
withholding
-
1 244
-
-
social contributions
-
1 672
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
2 916
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
7 607
6 696
4 995
5 266
After tax
5 893
6 804
8 505
8 234
Living cost
11 856
11 856
11 856
11 856
Free-cash
-5 963
-5 052
-3 351
-3 622

Estimated living cost  is ₴11856 per week

₴7476
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴964
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
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.
₴3215
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
-₴8504
-₴14983
-₴8233
-₴9934
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
-
-
-
13 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
117
pensions
-
-
-
4 061
social contributions
-
-
-
385
income
-
-
-
285
other
-
-
-
418
total
-
-
-
5 266
Employee
21 705
-
10 287
-
income
1 894
-
326
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
618
-
293
-
pensions
2 455
-
1 164
-
total
4 967
-
1 783
-
Employer
21 705
-
10 287
-
pensions
3 566
-
1 689
-
social contributions
65
-
31
-
other
749
-
355
-
health
1 519
-
720
-
unemployment
879
-
417
-
total
6 778
-
3 212
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
3 780
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 780
-
-
Dividends
-
9 720
-
-
withholding
-
1 244
-
-
social contributions
-
1 672
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
2 916
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
11 745
6 696
4 995
5 266
After tax
1 755
6 804
8 505
8 234
Living cost
16 738
16 738
16 738
16 738
Free-cash
-14 983
-9 934
-8 233
-8 504

Estimated living cost  is ₴16738 per week

₴11328
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1369
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴230
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.
₴3811
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
₴11144
₴10188
₴8579
₴10604
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%.

-
-
-
13 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
135
total
-
-
-
135
Employee
2 776
-
13 500
-
income
555
-
2 700
-
total
555
-
2 700
-
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%.

10 724
13 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
10 724
13 500
-
-
withholding
536
675
-
-
total
536
675
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
1 091
675
2 700
135
After tax
12 409
12 825
10 800
13 365
Living cost
2 221
2 221
2 221
2 221
Free-cash
10 188
10 604
8 579
11 144

Estimated living cost  is ₴2221 per week

₴1376
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴185
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴61
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.
₴599
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
₴9904
₴8715
₴7339
₴9364
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%.

-
-
-
13 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
135
total
-
-
-
135
Employee
4 326
-
13 500
-
income
865
-
2 700
-
total
865
-
2 700
-
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%.

9 174
13 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
9 174
13 500
-
-
withholding
459
675
-
-
total
459
675
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
1 324
675
2 700
135
After tax
12 176
12 825
10 800
13 365
Living cost
3 461
3 461
3 461
3 461
Free-cash
8 715
9 364
7 339
9 904

Estimated living cost  is ₴3461 per week

₴2342
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴145
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴116
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.
₴857
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
-₴2701
-₴3742
-₴2701
-₴6353
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.

-
-
-
13 500
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.

-
-
-
24
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.

-
-
-
2 367
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.

-
-
-
431
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 822
Employee

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

17 243
-
13 500
-
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.

1 418
-
431
-
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.

78
-
24
-
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.

2 367
-
2 367
-
total
3 863
-
2 822
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
trade
-
1 937
-
-
income
-
2 025
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
72
-
-
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.

-
111
-
-
total
-
4 145
-
-
Dividends
-
9 354
-
-
withholding
-
2 207
-
-
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.

-
122
-
-
total
-
2 329
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
3 863
6 474
2 822
2 822
After tax
9 637
7 026
10 678
10 678
Living cost
13 379
13 379
13 379
13 379
Free-cash
-3 742
-6 353
-2 701
-2 701

Estimated living cost  is ₴13379 per week

₴9229
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1440
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴194
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.
₴2516
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
₴182
₴116
₴182
-₴3609
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.

-
-
-
13 500
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.

-
-
-
24
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.

-
-
-
2 367
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.

-
-
-
431
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 822
Employee

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

13 255
-
13 500
-
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.

370
-
431
-
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.

20
-
24
-
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.

2 367
-
2 367
-
total
2 757
-
2 822
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
245
13 500
-
-
trade
39
2 126
-
-
income
37
2 025
-
-
chamber of commerce
53
72
-
-
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.

2
111
-
-
total
131
4 334
-
-
Dividends
115
9 166
-
-
withholding
-
2 160
-
-
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.

-
119
-
-
total
-
2 279
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
2 888
6 613
2 822
2 822
After tax
10 612
6 887
10 678
10 678
Living cost
10 496
10 496
10 496
10 496
Free-cash
116
-3 609
182
182

Estimated living cost  is ₴10496 per week

₴6603
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1224
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴196
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.
₴2474
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
-₴2936
-₴4074
-₴2936
-₴6797
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.

-
-
-
13 500
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.

-
-
-
24
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.

-
-
-
2 367
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.

-
-
-
431
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 822
Employee

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

17 574
-
13 500
-
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.

1 510
-
431
-
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.

83
-
24
-
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.

2 367
-
2 367
-
total
3 960
-
2 822
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
trade
-
2 221
-
-
income
-
2 025
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
72
-
-
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.

-
111
-
-
total
-
4 429
-
-
Dividends
-
9 072
-
-
withholding
-
2 136
-
-
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.

-
118
-
-
total
-
2 254
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
3 960
6 683
2 822
2 822
After tax
9 540
6 817
10 678
10 678
Living cost
13 614
13 614
13 614
13 614
Free-cash
-4 074
-6 797
-2 936
-2 936

Estimated living cost  is ₴13614 per week

₴9105
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1436
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴203
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.
₴2870
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
-₴5197
-₴7326
-₴5197
-₴9127
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.

-
-
-
13 500
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.

-
-
-
24
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.

-
-
-
2 367
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.

-
-
-
431
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 822
Employee

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

20 827
-
13 500
-
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.

2 449
-
431
-
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.

135
-
24
-
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.

2 367
-
2 367
-
total
4 951
-
2 822
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
trade
-
2 316
-
-
income
-
2 025
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
72
-
-
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.

-
111
-
-
total
-
4 524
-
-
Dividends
-
8 977
-
-
withholding
-
2 112
-
-
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.

-
116
-
-
total
-
2 228
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
4 951
6 752
2 822
2 822
After tax
8 549
6 748
10 678
10 678
Living cost
15 875
15 875
15 875
15 875
Free-cash
-7 326
-9 127
-5 197
-5 197

Estimated living cost  is ₴15875 per week

₴11595
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1270
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴206
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.
₴2805
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
-₴14
-₴627
-₴339
₴707
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
-
-
-
13 500
surtax
-
-
-
41
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
958
pensions
-
-
-
2 700
income
-
-
-
1 952
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
5 730
Employee
11 670
-
11 152
-
unemployment
812
-
776
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 956
-
1 870
-
surtax
41
-
32
-
pensions
779
-
744
-
health
298
-
285
-
total
3 886
-
3 707
-
Employer
11 670
-
11 152
-
pensions
1 556
-
1 487
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
531
-
507
-
unemployment
370
-
354
-
total
2 457
-
2 348
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
3 510
-
-
total
-
3 510
-
-
Dividends
-
9 990
-
-
withholding
-
1 499
-
-
total
-
1 499
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
6 343
5 009
6 055
5 730
After tax
7 157
8 491
7 445
7 770
Living cost
7 784
7 784
7 784
7 784
Free-cash
-627
707
-339
-14

Estimated living cost  is ₴7784 per week

₴4699
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴677
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
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.
₴2227
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
₴123
-₴372
-₴202
₴844
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
-
-
-
13 500
surtax
-
-
-
41
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
958
pensions
-
-
-
2 700
income
-
-
-
1 952
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
5 730
Employee
11 460
-
11 152
-
unemployment
798
-
776
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 921
-
1 870
-
surtax
37
-
32
-
pensions
764
-
744
-
health
293
-
285
-
total
3 813
-
3 707
-
Employer
11 460
-
11 152
-
pensions
1 528
-
1 487
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
521
-
507
-
unemployment
363
-
354
-
total
2 412
-
2 348
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
3 510
-
-
total
-
3 510
-
-
Dividends
-
9 990
-
-
withholding
-
1 499
-
-
total
-
1 499
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
6 225
5 009
6 055
5 730
After tax
7 275
8 491
7 445
7 770
Living cost
7 647
7 647
7 647
7 647
Free-cash
-372
844
-202
123

Estimated living cost  is ₴7647 per week

₴4676
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴706
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴176
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.
₴2089
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
₴2455
₴941
₴928
₴799
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
-
-
-
13 500
unemployment
-
-
-
202
health
-
-
-
945
pensions
-
-
-
1 350
income
-
-
-
1 650
total
-
-
-
4 147
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.

9 957
3 963
11 297
-
unemployment
149
59
169
-
income
1 217
484
1 381
-
pensions
996
396
1 130
-
health
697
277
791
-
total
3 059
1 216
3 471
-
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.

9 957
3 963
11 297
-
pensions
1 942
773
2 203
-
total
1 942
773
2 203
-
Corporate
1 601
8 764
-
-
income
144
789
-
-
total
144
789
-
-
Dividends
1 457
7 976
-
-
withholding
277
1 515
-
-
social contributions
239
1 510
-
-
total
516
3 025
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
5 661
5 803
5 674
4 147
After tax
7 839
7 697
7 826
9 353
Living cost
6 898
6 898
6 898
6 898
Free-cash
941
799
928
2 455

Estimated living cost  is ₴6898 per week

₴4707
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴564
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴138
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.
₴1488
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
-₴7970
-₴14807
-₴7864
-₴8317
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
-
-
-
13 500
national
-
-
-
1 801
pensions
-
-
-
1 620
social contributions
-
-
-
145
municipal
-
-
-
1 163
total
-
-
-
4 729
Employee
25 952
-
11 671
-
municipal
3 206
-
1 215
-
national
4 967
-
1 882
-
pensions
1 038
-
467
-
total
9 211
-
3 564
-
Employer
25 952
-
11 671
-
pensions
2 076
-
934
-
social contributions
279
-
125
-
total
2 355
-
1 059
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
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%.

-
2 700
-
-
total
-
2 700
-
-
Dividends
-
10 800
-
-
withholding
-
2 376
-
-
total
-
2 376
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
11 566
5 076
4 623
4 729
After tax
1 934
8 424
8 877
8 771
Living cost
16 741
16 741
16 741
16 741
Free-cash
-14 807
-8 317
-7 864
-7 970

Estimated living cost  is ₴16741 per week

₴11379
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1556
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴251
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.
₴3556
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
-₴8611
-₴13608
-₴8611
-₴10290
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
-
-
-
13 500
social contributions
-
-
-
755
income
-
-
-
1 615
total
-
-
-
2 370
Employee
27 107
-
13 500
-
social contributions
2 252
-
755
-
income
5 115
-
1 615
-
total
7 367
-
2 370
-
Employer
27 107
-
13 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
income
-
1 687
-
-
total
-
1 687
-
-
Dividends
-
11 813
-
-
withholding
-
2 362
-
-
total
-
2 362
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
7 367
4 049
2 370
2 370
After tax
6 133
9 451
11 130
11 130
Living cost
19 741
19 741
19 741
19 741
Free-cash
-13 608
-10 290
-8 611
-8 611

Estimated living cost  is ₴19741 per week

₴15018
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1609
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴189
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.
₴2925
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
-₴7112
-₴17299
-₴7915
-₴7421
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
-
-
-
13 500
national
-
-
-
2 313
regional
-
-
-
124
social contributions
-
-
-
3 472
municipal
-
-
-
80
total
-
-
-
5 989
Employee
30 798
-
13 500
-
municipal
163
-
72
-
national
5 337
-
2 058
-
social contributions
10 385
-
4 552
-
regional
291
-
110
-
total
16 176
-
6 792
-
Employer
30 798
-
13 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
nationa
-
3 240
-
-
municipal
-
527
-
-
total
-
3 767
-
-
Dividends
-
9 733
-
-
withholding
-
2 531
-
-
total
-
2 531
-
-
Income
13 500
13 500
13 500
13 500
Total tax
16 176
6 298
6 792
5 989
After tax
-2 676
7 202
6 708
7 511
Living cost
14 623
14 623
14 623
14 623
Free-cash
-17 299
-7 421
-7 915
-7 112

Estimated living cost  is ₴14623 per week

₴10193
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴959
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴224
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.
₴3246
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
-₴1904
-₴5723
-₴2699
-₴2239
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
-
-
-
13 500
national
-
-
-
2 313
regional
-
-
-
204
social contributions
-
-
-
3 472
municipal
-
-
-
80
total
-
-
-
6 069
Employee
19 223
-
13 500
-
municipal
102
-
72
-
national
3 045
-
2 058
-
social contributions
6 482
-
4 552
-
regional
259
-
182
-
total
9 888
-
6 864
-
Employer
19 223
-
13 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
13 500
-
-
nationa
-
3 240
-
-
municipal
-
671
-
-
total
-
3 911
-
-
Dividends
-
9 589