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
₴ 15000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴1310
₴1949
₴1753
₴3110
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
-
-
-
15 000
social contributions
-
-
-
3 300
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 300
Employee
11 112
-
12 987
-
social contributions
722
-
844
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
722
-
844
-
Employer
11 112
-
12 987
-
social contributions
1 723
-
2 013
-
total
1 723
-
2 013
-
Corporate
2 165
15 000
-
-
income
216
1 500
-
-
total
216
1 500
-
-
Dividends
1 949
13 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
2 661
1 500
2 857
3 300
After tax
12 339
13 500
12 143
11 700
Living cost
10 390
10 390
10 390
10 390
Free-cash
1 949
3 110
1 753
1 310

Estimated living cost  is ₴10390 per week

₴6718
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴783
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
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.
₴2693
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
-₴2566
-₴4784
-₴5265
-₴3830
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
-
-
-
15 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 120
health
-
-
-
1 147
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
60
pensions
-
-
-
2 775
income
-
-
-
436
total
-
-
-
6 538
Employee
15 110
13 775
13 775
-
unemployment
453
413
346
-
other
151
138
115
-
income
1 346
1 016
1 118
-
pensions
1 547
1 410
1 179
-
health
584
533
446
-
total
4 081
3 510
3 204
-
Employer
15 110
13 775
13 775
-
pensions
1 896
1 729
1 446
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
453
413
413
-
other
718
654
635
-
health
571
521
436
-
accident
196
179
150
-
unemployment
453
413
346
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
55
-
total
4 347
3 964
3 481
-
Corporate
1 312
1 312
10 208
-
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.

328
328
2 552
-
total
328
328
2 552
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
8 756
7 802
9 237
6 538
After tax
6 244
7 198
5 763
8 462
Living cost
11 028
11 028
11 028
11 028
Free-cash
-4 784
-3 830
-5 265
-2 566

Estimated living cost  is ₴11028 per week

₴6615
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1126
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.
₴3090
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
-₴3786
-₴7642
-₴6451
-₴5050
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
-
-
-
15 000
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 120
health
-
-
-
1 147
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
60
pensions
-
-
-
2 775
income
-
-
-
436
total
-
-
-
6 606
Employee
17 274
13 775
13 775
-
unemployment
518
413
344
-
other
173
138
115
-
income
1 967
1 016
1 121
-
pensions
1 769
1 410
1 174
-
health
668
533
443
-
total
5 095
3 510
3 197
-
Employer
17 274
13 775
13 775
-
pensions
2 168
1 729
1 438
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
518
413
413
-
other
821
654
635
-
health
653
521
434
-
accident
224
179
149
-
unemployment
518
413
344
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
55
-
total
5 039
4 032
3 536
-
Corporate
1 312
1 312
10 152
-
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.

328
328
2 538
-
total
328
328
2 538
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
10 462
7 870
9 271
6 606
After tax
4 538
7 130
5 729
8 394
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
-7 642
-5 050
-6 451
-3 786

Estimated living cost  is ₴12180 per week

₴8123
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1039
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴200
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.
₴2817
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
-₴3893
-₴16922
-₴5844
-₴4119
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
-
-
-
15 000
national
-
-
-
4 183
communal

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

-
-
-
823
social contributions
-
-
-
1 284
total
-
-
-
6 290
Employee

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

24 725
-
11 619
-
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.

215
-
101
-
national
7 601
-
2 736
-
communal

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

1 290
-
606
-
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.

1 854
-
871
-
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.

1 162
-
546
-
total
12 122
-
4 860
-
Employer

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

24 725
-
11 619
-
surtax
2 804
-
1 317
-
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.

2 191
-
1 029
-
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.

1 520
-
714
-
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.

321
-
151
-
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.

361
-
170
-
total
7 197
-
3 381
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income
-
3 000
-
-
surtax
-
60
-
-
total
-
3 060
-
-
Dividends
-
11 940
-
-
withholding

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

-
3 456
-
-
total
-
3 456
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
19 319
6 516
8 241
6 290
After tax
-4 319
8 484
6 759
8 710
Living cost
12 603
12 603
12 603
12 603
Free-cash
-16 922
-4 119
-5 844
-3 893

Estimated living cost  is ₴12603 per week

₴8118
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1102
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.
₴3186
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
₴3581
₴4773
₴3675
₴6879
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
-
-
-
15 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 388
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 787
income
-
-
-
2 250
total
-
-
-
5 473
Employee
7 873
-
12 631
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
787
-
1 263
-
pensions

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

691
-
1 060
-
health
362
-
555
-
total
1 927
-
3 011
-
Employer
7 873
-
12 631
-
pensions

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

868
-
1 330
-
health
543
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 545
-
2 368
-
Corporate
5 582
15 000
-
-
income
558
1 500
-
-
total
558
1 500
-
-
Dividends
5 024
13 500
-
-
withholding
251
675
-
-
total
251
675
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
4 281
2 175
5 379
5 473
After tax
10 719
12 825
9 621
9 527
Living cost
5 946
5 946
5 946
5 946
Free-cash
4 773
6 879
3 675
3 581

Estimated living cost  is ₴5946 per week

₴3933
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴340
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.
₴1531
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
₴4995
₴6688
₴5089
₴8293
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
-
-
-
15 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 388
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 787
income
-
-
-
2 250
total
-
-
-
5 473
Employee
6 001
-
12 631
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
600
-
1 263
-
pensions

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

527
-
1 060
-
health
276
-
555
-
total
1 469
-
3 011
-
Employer
6 001
-
12 631
-
pensions

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

661
-
1 330
-
health
414
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 177
-
2 368
-
Corporate
7 822
15 000
-
-
income
782
1 500
-
-
total
782
1 500
-
-
Dividends
7 040
13 500
-
-
withholding
352
675
-
-
total
352
675
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
3 780
2 175
5 379
5 473
After tax
11 220
12 825
9 621
9 527
Living cost
4 532
4 532
4 532
4 532
Free-cash
6 688
8 293
5 089
4 995

Estimated living cost  is ₴4532 per week

₴2646
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.
₴1442
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
₴4275
₴1208
₴1404
-₴819
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
-
-
-
15 000
health
-
-
-
382
social contributions
-
-
-
2 340
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 722
Employee
26 579
26 579
26 579
-
income
2 894
2 460
2 849
-
social contributions
1 005
2 206
1 130
-
health
206
452
232
-
total
4 105
5 118
4 211
-
Employer
26 579
26 579
26 579
-
social contributions
1 005
2 206
1 130
-
health
224
492
252
-
total
1 229
2 698
1 382
-
Corporate
1 664
-
-
-
income
208
-
-
-
total
208
-
-
-
Dividends
1 456
-
-
-
withholding
247
-
-
-
total
247
-
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
5 789
7 816
5 593
2 722
After tax
9 211
7 184
9 407
12 278
Living cost
8 003
8 003
8 003
8 003
Free-cash
1 208
-819
1 404
4 275

Estimated living cost  is ₴8003 per week

₴4796
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.
₴177
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.
₴2245
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
₴1067
-₴2138
-₴1804
-₴4027
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
-
-
-
15 000
health
-
-
-
382
social contributions
-
-
-
2 340
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 722
Employee
26 579
26 579
26 579
-
income
2 791
2 460
2 849
-
social contributions
1 292
2 206
1 130
-
health
264
452
232
-
total
4 347
5 118
4 211
-
Employer
26 579
26 579
26 579
-
social contributions
1 292
2 206
1 130
-
health
288
492
252
-
total
1 580
2 698
1 382
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
5 927
7 816
5 593
2 722
After tax
9 073
7 184
9 407
12 278
Living cost
11 211
11 211
11 211
11 211
Free-cash
-2 138
-4 027
-1 804
1 067

Estimated living cost  is ₴11211 per week

₴7664
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴876
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
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.
₴2483
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
-₴677
-₴732
-₴370
₴2345
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
-
-
-
15 000
health
-
-
-
2 025
social contributions
-
-
-
4 380
income
-
-
-
1 289
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 694
Employee
11 740
-
11 194
-
income
1 409
-
1 343
-
social contributions
763
-
728
-
health
1 585
-
1 511
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 757
-
3 582
-
Employer
11 740
-
11 194
-
social contributions
2 935
-
2 798
-
health
1 057
-
1 007
-
total
3 992
-
3 805
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income
-
2 850
-
-
total
-
2 850
-
-
Dividends
-
12 150
-
-
withholding
-
1 822
-
-
total
-
1 822
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
7 749
4 672
7 387
7 694
After tax
7 251
10 328
7 613
7 306
Living cost
7 983
7 983
7 983
7 983
Free-cash
-732
2 345
-370
-677

Estimated living cost  is ₴7983 per week

₴5545
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴568
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴157
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.
₴1713
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
-₴2531
-₴4385
-₴2224
₴491
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
-
-
-
15 000
health
-
-
-
2 025
social contributions
-
-
-
4 380
income
-
-
-
1 289
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 694
Employee
14 467
-
11 194
-
income
1 736
-
1 343
-
social contributions
940
-
728
-
health
1 953
-
1 511
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 629
-
3 582
-
Employer
14 467
-
11 194
-
social contributions
3 617
-
2 798
-
health
1 302
-
1 007
-
total
4 919
-
3 805
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income
-
2 850
-
-
total
-
2 850
-
-
Dividends
-
12 150
-
-
withholding
-
1 822
-
-
total
-
1 822
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
9 548
4 672
7 387
7 694
After tax
5 452
10 328
7 613
7 306
Living cost
9 837
9 837
9 837
9 837
Free-cash
-4 385
491
-2 224
-2 531

Estimated living cost  is ₴9837 per week

₴7316
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴545
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴170
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.
₴1807
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
-₴6645
-₴60536
-₴60536
-₴60536
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
-
-
-
15 000
national
-
-
-
1 291
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
2 180
labour market
-
-
-
1 176
total
-
-
-
4 948
Employee
70 472
70 472
70 472
-
municipal
15 007
15 007
15 007
-
national
8 609
8 609
8 609
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 630
5 630
5 630
-
total
29 346
29 346
29 346
-
Employer
70 472
70 472
70 472
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 638
5 638
5 638
-
municipal
15 031
15 031
15 031
-
national
8 624
8 624
8 624
-
total
29 493
29 493
29 493
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
58 839
58 839
58 839
4 948
After tax
-43 839
-43 839
-43 839
10 052
Living cost
16 697
16 697
16 697
16 697
Free-cash
-60 536
-60 536
-60 536
-6 645

Estimated living cost  is ₴16697 per week

₴11427
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1477
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.
₴3535
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
₴411
₴1503
₴933
₴3651
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
-
-
-
15 000
health
-
-
-
1 950
pensions
-
-
-
3 000
income
-
-
-
1 290
total
-
-
-
6 240
Employee
9 806
-
11 210
-
unemployment
157
-
179
-
income
1 104
-
1 525
-
pensions
196
-
224
-
total
1 457
-
1 928
-
Employer
9 806
-
11 210
-
pensions
1 961
-
2 242
-
health
1 275
-
1 458
-
unemployment
79
-
90
-
total
3 315
-
3 790
-
Corporate
1 880
15 000
-
-
income
376
3 000
-
-
total
376
3 000
-
-
Dividends
1 504
12 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
5 148
3 000
5 718
6 240
After tax
9 852
12 000
9 282
8 760
Living cost
8 349
8 349
8 349
8 349
Free-cash
1 503
3 651
933
411

Estimated living cost  is ₴8349 per week

₴5726
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴497
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.
₴1957
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
-₴1244
-₴6617
-₴3819
-₴2891
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

-
-
-
15 000
national
-
-
-
202
health
-
-
-
87
municipal
-
-
-
2 684
total
-
-
-
2 973
Employee
18 186
-
12 619
-
unemployment
273
-
190
-
municipal
2 979
-
2 075
-
national
300
-
-
-
pensions
1 227
-
852
-
health
136
-
50
-
total
4 915
-
3 167
-
Employer
18 186
-
12 619
-
pensions
3 155
-
2 190
-
health
140
-
97
-
accident
18
-
12
-
unemployment
118
-
82
-
total
3 431
-
2 381
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income
-
3 000
-
-
total
-
3 000
-
-
Dividends

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

-
9 000
-
-
municipal
-
1 620
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 620
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
8 346
4 620
5 548
2 973
After tax
6 654
10 380
9 452
12 027
Living cost
13 271
13 271
13 271
13 271
Free-cash
-6 617
-2 891
-3 819
-1 244

Estimated living cost  is ₴13271 per week

₴8668
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1276
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴211
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.
₴3115
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
-₴1555
-₴2330
-₴1308
-₴3094
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
-
-
-
15 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
130
pensions
-
-
-
4 450
social contributions
-
-
-
427
income
-
-
-
429
other
-
-
-
465
total
-
-
-
5 901
Employee
13 205
-
11 430
-
income
681
-
466
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
326
-
pensions
1 494
-
1 293
-
total
2 552
-
2 085
-
Employer
13 205
-
11 430
-
pensions
2 170
-
1 878
-
social contributions
39
-
34
-
other
456
-
394
-
health
924
-
800
-
unemployment
535
-
463
-
total
4 124
-
3 569
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income
-
4 200
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 200
-
-
Dividends
-
10 800
-
-
withholding
-
1 382
-
-
social contributions
-
1 858
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 240
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
6 676
7 440
5 654
5 901
After tax
8 324
7 560
9 346
9 099
Living cost
10 654
10 654
10 654
10 654
Free-cash
-2 330
-3 094
-1 308
-1 555

Estimated living cost  is ₴10654 per week

₴6179
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1082
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.
₴3191
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
-₴2727
-₴4414
-₴2480
-₴4266
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
-
-
-
15 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
130
pensions
-
-
-
4 450
social contributions
-
-
-
427
income
-
-
-
429
other
-
-
-
465
total
-
-
-
5 901
Employee
14 794
-
11 430
-
income
873
-
466
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
326
-
pensions
1 673
-
1 293
-
total
2 968
-
2 085
-
Employer
14 794
-
11 430
-
pensions
2 430
-
1 878
-
social contributions
45
-
34
-
other
510
-
394
-
health
1 036
-
800
-
unemployment
599
-
463
-
total
4 620
-
3 569
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income
-
4 200
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 200
-
-
Dividends
-
10 800
-
-
withholding
-
1 382
-
-
social contributions
-
1 858
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 240
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
7 588
7 440
5 654
5 901
After tax
7 412
7 560
9 346
9 099
Living cost
11 826
11 826
11 826
11 826
Free-cash
-4 414
-4 266
-2 480
-2 727

Estimated living cost  is ₴11826 per week

₴7457
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴962
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.
₴3207
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
-₴7596
-₴13411
-₴7349
-₴9135
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
-
-
-
15 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
130
pensions
-
-
-
4 450
social contributions
-
-
-
427
income
-
-
-
429
other
-
-
-
465
total
-
-
-
5 901
Employee
21 649
-
11 430
-
income
1 889
-
466
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
617
-
326
-
pensions
2 449
-
1 293
-
total
4 955
-
2 085
-
Employer
21 649
-
11 430
-
pensions
3 557
-
1 878
-
social contributions
65
-
34
-
other
747
-
394
-
health
1 515
-
800
-
unemployment
877
-
463
-
total
6 761
-
3 569
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income
-
4 200
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 200
-
-
Dividends
-
10 800
-
-
withholding
-
1 382
-
-
social contributions
-
1 858
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 240
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
11 716
7 440
5 654
5 901
After tax
3 284
7 560
9 346
9 099
Living cost
16 695
16 695
16 695
16 695
Free-cash
-13 411
-9 135
-7 349
-7 596

Estimated living cost  is ₴16695 per week

₴11299
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1366
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴229
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.
₴3801
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
₴12628
₴11612
₴9778
₴12028
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%.

-
-
-
15 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
150
total
-
-
-
150
Employee
2 778
-
15 000
-
income
555
-
3 000
-
total
555
-
3 000
-
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%.

12 222
15 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
12 222
15 000
-
-
withholding
611
750
-
-
total
611
750
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
1 166
750
3 000
150
After tax
13 834
14 250
12 000
14 850
Living cost
2 222
2 222
2 222
2 222
Free-cash
11 612
12 028
9 778
12 628

Estimated living cost  is ₴2222 per week

₴1377
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
₴11387
₴10137
₴8537
₴10787
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%.

-
-
-
15 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
150
total
-
-
-
150
Employee
4 328
-
15 000
-
income
866
-
3 000
-
total
866
-
3 000
-
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%.

10 672
15 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
10 672
15 000
-
-
withholding
534
750
-
-
total
534
750
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
1 400
750
3 000
150
After tax
13 600
14 250
12 000
14 850
Living cost
3 463
3 463
3 463
3 463
Free-cash
10 137
10 787
8 537
11 387

Estimated living cost  is ₴3463 per week

₴2343
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.
₴858
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
-₴1575
-₴2198
-₴1575
-₴5551
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.

-
-
-
15 000
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.

-
-
-
45
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.

-
-
-
2 361
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.

-
-
-
824
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 230
Employee

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

17 199
-
15 000
-
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.

1 414
-
824
-
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
-
45
-
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.

2 361
-
2 361
-
total
3 853
-
3 230
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
trade
-
2 153
-
-
income
-
2 250
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
75
-
-
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.

-
124
-
-
total
-
4 602
-
-
Dividends
-
10 399
-
-
withholding
-
2 468
-
-
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.

-
136
-
-
total
-
2 604
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
3 853
7 206
3 230
3 230
After tax
11 147
7 794
11 770
11 770
Living cost
13 345
13 345
13 345
13 345
Free-cash
-2 198
-5 551
-1 575
-1 575

Estimated living cost  is ₴13345 per week

₴9206
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.
₴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.
₴2510
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
₴1300
₴996
₴1300
-₴2830
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.

-
-
-
15 000
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.

-
-
-
45
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.

-
-
-
2 361
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.

-
-
-
824
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 230
Employee

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

13 221
-
15 000
-
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.

369
-
824
-
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
-
45
-
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.

2 361
-
2 361
-
total
2 750
-
3 230
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
1 779
15 000
-
-
trade
280
2 363
-
-
income
267
2 250
-
-
chamber of commerce
55
74
-
-
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.

14
124
-
-
total
616
4 811
-
-
Dividends
1 163
10 189
-
-
withholding
159
2 416
-
-
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.

9
133
-
-
total
168
2 549
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
3 534
7 360
3 230
3 230
After tax
11 466
7 640
11 770
11 770
Living cost
10 470
10 470
10 470
10 470
Free-cash
996
-2 830
1 300
1 300

Estimated living cost  is ₴10470 per week

₴6586
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1221
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
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.
₴2468
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
-₴1809
-₴2529
-₴1809
-₴6016
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.

-
-
-
15 000
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.

-
-
-
45
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.

-
-
-
2 361
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.

-
-
-
824
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 230
Employee

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

17 529
-
15 000
-
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.

1 506
-
824
-
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
-
45
-
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.

2 361
-
2 361
-
total
3 950
-
3 230
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
trade
-
2 468
-
-
income
-
2 250
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
74
-
-
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.

-
124
-
-
total
-
4 916
-
-
Dividends
-
10 084
-
-
withholding
-
2 390
-
-
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.

-
131
-
-
total
-
2 521
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
3 950
7 437
3 230
3 230
After tax
11 050
7 563
11 770
11 770
Living cost
13 579
13 579
13 579
13 579
Free-cash
-2 529
-6 016
-1 809
-1 809

Estimated living cost  is ₴13579 per week

₴9082
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1432
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.
₴2863
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
-₴4065
-₴5773
-₴4065
-₴8348
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.

-
-
-
15 000
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.

-
-
-
45
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.

-
-
-
2 361
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.

-
-
-
824
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 230
Employee

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

20 773
-
15 000
-
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.

2 443
-
824
-
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.

134
-
45
-
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.

2 361
-
2 361
-
total
4 938
-
3 230
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
trade
-
2 573
-
-
income
-
2 250
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
73
-
-
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.

-
124
-
-
total
-
5 020
-
-
Dividends
-
9 980
-
-
withholding
-
2 363
-
-
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.

-
130
-
-
total
-
2 493
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
4 938
7 513
3 230
3 230
After tax
10 062
7 487
11 770
11 770
Living cost
15 835
15 835
15 835
15 835
Free-cash
-5 773
-8 348
-4 065
-4 065

Estimated living cost  is ₴15835 per week

₴11565
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1267
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.
₴2798
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
₴855
₴573
₴491
₴1671
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
-
-
-
15 000
surtax
-
-
-
66
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 065
pensions
-
-
-
3 000
income
-
-
-
2 171
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 381
Employee
11 640
-
12 392
-
unemployment
810
-
863
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 951
-
2 077
-
surtax
41
-
55
-
pensions
777
-
826
-
health
297
-
316
-
total
3 876
-
4 137
-
Employer
11 640
-
12 392
-
pensions
1 552
-
1 652
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
529
-
563
-
unemployment
369
-
393
-
total
2 450
-
2 608
-
Corporate
909
15 000
-
-
income
236
3 900
-
-
total
236
3 900
-
-
Dividends
673
11 100
-
-
withholding
101
1 665
-
-
total
101
1 665
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
6 663
5 565
6 745
6 381
After tax
8 337
9 435
8 255
8 619
Living cost
7 764
7 764
7 764
7 764
Free-cash
573
1 671
491
855

Estimated living cost  is ₴7764 per week

₴4687
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴675
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴180
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.
₴2222
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
₴992
₴733
₴628
₴1808
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
-
-
-
15 000
surtax
-
-
-
66
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 065
pensions
-
-
-
3 000
income
-
-
-
2 171
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 381
Employee
11 431
-
12 392
-
unemployment
796
-
863
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 916
-
2 077
-
surtax
37
-
55
-
pensions
762
-
826
-
health
292
-
316
-
total
3 803
-
4 137
-
Employer
11 431
-
12 392
-
pensions
1 524
-
1 652
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
520
-
563
-
unemployment
362
-
393
-
total
2 406
-
2 608
-
Corporate
1 163
15 000
-
-
income
302
3 900
-
-
total
302
3 900
-
-
Dividends
861
11 100
-
-
withholding
129
1 665
-
-
total
129
1 665
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
6 640
5 565
6 745
6 381
After tax
8 360
9 435
8 255
8 619
Living cost
7 627
7 627
7 627
7 627
Free-cash
733
1 808
628
992

Estimated living cost  is ₴7627 per week

₴4664
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴704
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.
₴2084
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
₴3495
₴1783
₴1799
₴1640
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
-
-
-
15 000
unemployment
-
-
-
225
health
-
-
-
1 050
pensions
-
-
-
1 500
income
-
-
-
1 834
total
-
-
-
4 609
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.

9 955
3 962
12 552
-
unemployment
149
59
188
-
income
1 217
484
1 535
-
pensions
995
396
1 255
-
health
697
277
879
-
total
3 058
1 216
3 857
-
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.

9 955
3 962
12 552
-
pensions
1 941
773
2 448
-
total
1 941
773
2 448
-
Corporate
3 104
10 266
-
-
income
279
924
-
-
total
279
924
-
-
Dividends
2 825
9 342
-
-
withholding
537
1 775
-
-
social contributions
506
1 776
-
-
total
1 043
3 551
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
6 321
6 464
6 305
4 609
After tax
8 679
8 536
8 695
10 391
Living cost
6 896
6 896
6 896
6 896
Free-cash
1 783
1 640
1 799
3 495

Estimated living cost  is ₴6896 per week

₴4706
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
-₴7091
-₴13270
-₴6973
-₴7359
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
-
-
-
15 000
national
-
-
-
2 073
pensions
-
-
-
1 800
social contributions
-
-
-
161
municipal
-
-
-
1 338
total
-
-
-
5 372
Employee
25 918
-
12 967
-
municipal
3 201
-
1 396
-
national
4 961
-
2 163
-
pensions
1 037
-
519
-
total
9 199
-
4 078
-
Employer
25 918
-
12 967
-
pensions
2 073
-
1 037
-
social contributions
279
-
139
-
total
2 352
-
1 176
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income

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

-
3 000
-
-
total
-
3 000
-
-
Dividends
-
12 000
-
-
withholding
-
2 640
-
-
total
-
2 640
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
11 551
5 640
5 254
5 372
After tax
3 449
9 360
9 746
9 628
Living cost
16 719
16 719
16 719
16 719
Free-cash
-13 270
-7 359
-6 973
-7 091

Estimated living cost  is ₴16719 per week

₴11364
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1554
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴250
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.
₴3551
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
-₴7530
-₴12038
-₴7530
-₴9190
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
-
-
-
15 000
social contributions
-
-
-
922
income
-
-
-
1 918
total
-
-
-
2 840
Employee
27 038
-
15 000
-
social contributions
2 246
-
922
-
income
5 102
-
1 918
-
total
7 348
-
2 840
-
Employer
27 038
-
15 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
income
-
1 875
-
-
total
-
1 875
-
-
Dividends
-
13 125
-
-
withholding
-
2 625
-
-
total
-
2 625
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
7 348
4 500
2 840
2 840
After tax
7 652
10 500
12 160
12 160
Living cost
19 690
19 690
19 690
19 690
Free-cash
-12 038
-9 190
-7 530
-7 530

Estimated living cost  is ₴19690 per week

₴14980
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1604
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
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.
₴2918
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
-₴6288
-₴15720
-₴7135
-₴6582
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
-
-
-
15 000
national
-
-
-
2 615
regional
-
-
-
141
social contributions
-
-
-
3 858
municipal
-
-
-
89
total
-
-
-
6 703
Employee
30 720
-
15 000
-
municipal
163
-
79
-
national
5 323
-
2 291
-
social contributions
10 359
-
5 058
-
regional
290
-
122
-
total
16 135
-
7 550
-
Employer
30 720
-
15 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
nationa
-
3 600
-
-
municipal
-
585
-
-
total
-
4 185
-
-
Dividends
-
10 815
-
-
withholding
-
2 812
-
-
total
-
2 812
-
-
Income
15 000
15 000
15 000
15 000
Total tax
16 135
6 997
7 550
6 703
After tax
-1 135
8 003
7 450
8 297
Living cost
14 585
14 585
14 585
14 585
Free-cash
-15 720
-6 582
-7 135
-6 288

Estimated living cost  is ₴14585 per week

₴10167
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴956
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.
₴3238
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
-₴1099
-₴4175
-₴1941
-₴1427
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
-
-
-
15 000
national
-
-
-
2 615
regional
-
-
-
226
social contributions
-
-
-
3 858
municipal
-
-
-
89
total
-
-
-
6 788
Employee
19 174
-
15 000
-
municipal
102
-
79
-
national
3 038
-
2 291
-
social contributions
6 466
-
5 058
-
regional
258
-
202
-
total
9 864
-
7 630
-
Employer
19 174
-
15 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
15 000
-
-
nationa
-
3 600
-
-
municipal
-
746
-
-
total
-
4 346
-
-
Dividends
-