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
₴ 16500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴2477
₴3296
₴2965
₴4457
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
-
-
-
16 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 630
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 630
Employee
11 116
-
14 286
-
social contributions
722
-
928
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
722
-
928
-
Employer
11 116
-
14 286
-
social contributions
1 723
-
2 214
-
total
1 723
-
2 214
-
Corporate
3 661
16 500
-
-
income
366
1 650
-
-
total
366
1 650
-
-
Dividends
3 295
14 850
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
2 811
1 650
3 142
3 630
After tax
13 689
14 850
13 358
12 870
Living cost
10 393
10 393
10 393
10 393
Free-cash
3 296
4 457
2 965
2 477

Estimated living cost  is ₴10393 per week

₴6720
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.
₴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.
₴2694
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
-₴1744
-₴3290
-₴4510
-₴2335
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
-
-
-
16 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 121
health
-
-
-
1 262
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
66
pensions
-
-
-
3 052
income
-
-
-
712
total
-
-
-
7 213
Employee
15 114
13 779
13 779
-
unemployment
453
413
383
-
other
151
138
127
-
income
1 346
1 016
1 063
-
pensions
1 548
1 411
1 306
-
health
585
533
493
-
total
4 083
3 511
3 372
-
Employer
15 114
13 779
13 779
-
pensions
1 897
1 730
1 601
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
453
413
413
-
other
718
654
646
-
health
571
521
482
-
accident
196
179
166
-
unemployment
453
413
383
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
55
-
total
4 348
3 965
3 746
-
Corporate
1 312
1 312
11 442
-
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
2 861
-
total
328
328
2 861
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
8 759
7 804
9 979
7 213
After tax
7 741
8 696
6 521
9 287
Living cost
11 031
11 031
11 031
11 031
Free-cash
-3 290
-2 335
-4 510
-1 744

Estimated living cost  is ₴11031 per week

₴6617
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1127
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
-₴2964
-₴6148
-₴5695
-₴3555
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
-
-
-
16 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 121
health
-
-
-
1 262
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
66
pensions
-
-
-
3 052
income
-
-
-
712
total
-
-
-
7 281
Employee
17 279
13 779
13 779
-
unemployment
518
413
381
-
other
173
138
127
-
income
1 967
1 016
1 066
-
pensions
1 770
1 411
1 300
-
health
669
533
491
-
total
5 097
3 511
3 365
-
Employer
17 279
13 779
13 779
-
pensions
2 169
1 730
1 594
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
518
413
413
-
other
821
654
645
-
health
653
521
480
-
accident
224
179
165
-
unemployment
518
413
381
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
55
-
total
5 040
4 033
3 801
-
Corporate
1 312
1 312
11 386
-
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
2 846
-
total
328
328
2 846
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
10 465
7 872
10 012
7 281
After tax
6 035
8 628
6 488
9 219
Living cost
12 183
12 183
12 183
12 183
Free-cash
-6 148
-3 555
-5 695
-2 964

Estimated living cost  is ₴12183 per week

₴8126
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.
₴2818
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
-₴3256
-₴15432
-₴5303
-₴3287
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
-
-
-
16 500
national
-
-
-
4 657
communal

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

-
-
-
894
social contributions
-
-
-
1 598
total
-
-
-
7 149
Employee

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

24 732
-
12 780
-
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
-
111
-
national
7 604
-
3 140
-
communal

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

1 290
-
667
-
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.

1 855
-
959
-
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
-
600
-
total
12 126
-
5 477
-
Employer

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

24 732
-
12 780
-
surtax
2 804
-
1 449
-
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
-
1 132
-
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.

1 521
-
786
-
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
-
166
-
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
-
186
-
total
7 199
-
3 719
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
income
-
3 300
-
-
surtax
-
66
-
-
total
-
3 366
-
-
Dividends
-
13 134
-
-
withholding

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

-
3 814
-
-
total
-
3 814
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
19 325
7 180
9 196
7 149
After tax
-2 825
9 320
7 304
9 351
Living cost
12 607
12 607
12 607
12 607
Free-cash
-15 432
-3 287
-5 303
-3 256

Estimated living cost  is ₴12607 per week

₴8120
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.
₴3187
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
₴4851
₴6050
₴5019
₴8158
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
-
-
-
16 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 389
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 788
income
-
-
-
2 475
total
-
-
-
5 700
Employee
7 877
-
14 130
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
788
-
1 413
-
pensions

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

692
-
1 061
-
health
362
-
556
-
total
1 929
-
3 163
-
Employer
7 877
-
14 130
-
pensions

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

868
-
1 331
-
health
544
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 546
-
2 369
-
Corporate
7 078
16 500
-
-
income
708
1 650
-
-
total
708
1 650
-
-
Dividends
6 370
14 850
-
-
withholding
318
743
-
-
total
318
743
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
4 501
2 393
5 532
5 700
After tax
11 999
14 107
10 968
10 800
Living cost
5 949
5 949
5 949
5 949
Free-cash
6 050
8 158
5 019
4 851

Estimated living cost  is ₴5949 per week

₴3934
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.
₴1532
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
₴6266
₴7968
₴6434
₴9573
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
-
-
-
16 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 389
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 788
income
-
-
-
2 475
total
-
-
-
5 700
Employee
6 004
-
14 130
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
600
-
1 413
-
pensions

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

527
-
1 061
-
health
276
-
556
-
total
1 469
-
3 163
-
Employer
6 004
-
14 130
-
pensions

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

662
-
1 331
-
health
414
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 178
-
2 369
-
Corporate
9 318
16 500
-
-
income
932
1 650
-
-
total
932
1 650
-
-
Dividends
8 387
14 850
-
-
withholding
419
743
-
-
total
419
743
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
3 998
2 393
5 532
5 700
After tax
12 502
14 107
10 968
10 800
Living cost
4 534
4 534
4 534
4 534
Free-cash
7 968
9 573
6 434
6 266

Estimated living cost  is ₴4534 per week

₴2647
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.
₴1443
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
₴5358
₴2295
₴2668
₴676
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
-
-
-
16 500
health
-
-
-
421
social contributions
-
-
-
2 574
income
-
-
-
142
total
-
-
-
3 137
Employee
26 587
26 587
26 587
-
income
2 895
2 461
2 809
-
social contributions
1 005
2 207
1 243
-
health
206
452
255
-
total
4 106
5 120
4 307
-
Employer
26 587
26 587
26 587
-
social contributions
1 005
2 207
1 243
-
health
224
492
277
-
total
1 229
2 699
1 520
-
Corporate
3 160
-
-
-
income
395
-
-
-
total
395
-
-
-
Dividends
2 765
-
-
-
withholding
470
-
-
-
total
470
-
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
6 200
7 819
5 827
3 137
After tax
10 300
8 681
10 673
13 363
Living cost
8 005
8 005
8 005
8 005
Free-cash
2 295
676
2 668
5 358

Estimated living cost  is ₴8005 per week

₴4798
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
₴2149
-₴642
-₴542
-₴2534
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
-
-
-
16 500
health
-
-
-
421
social contributions
-
-
-
2 574
income
-
-
-
142
total
-
-
-
3 137
Employee
26 587
26 587
26 587
-
income
2 792
2 461
2 809
-
social contributions
1 292
2 207
1 243
-
health
264
452
255
-
total
4 348
5 120
4 307
-
Employer
26 587
26 587
26 587
-
social contributions
1 292
2 207
1 243
-
health
288
492
277
-
total
1 580
2 699
1 520
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
5 928
7 819
5 827
3 137
After tax
10 572
8 681
10 673
13 363
Living cost
11 214
11 214
11 214
11 214
Free-cash
-642
-2 534
-542
2 149

Estimated living cost  is ₴11214 per week

₴7666
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.
₴2484
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
₴45
₴518
₴383
₴3369
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
-
-
-
16 500
health
-
-
-
2 228
social contributions
-
-
-
4 818
income
-
-
-
1 418
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
8 464
Employee
11 751
-
12 313
-
income
1 410
-
1 478
-
social contributions
764
-
800
-
health
1 586
-
1 662
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 760
-
3 940
-
Employer
11 751
-
12 313
-
social contributions
2 938
-
3 078
-
health
1 058
-
1 108
-
total
3 996
-
4 186
-
Corporate
753
16 500
-
-
income
143
3 135
-
-
total
143
3 135
-
-
Dividends
610
13 365
-
-
withholding
92
2 005
-
-
total
92
2 005
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
7 991
5 140
8 126
8 464
After tax
8 509
11 360
8 374
8 036
Living cost
7 991
7 991
7 991
7 991
Free-cash
518
3 369
383
45

Estimated living cost  is ₴7991 per week

₴5551
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.
₴1715
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
-₴1811
-₴2904
-₴1473
₴1513
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
-
-
-
16 500
health
-
-
-
2 228
social contributions
-
-
-
4 818
income
-
-
-
1 418
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
8 464
Employee
14 481
-
12 313
-
income
1 738
-
1 478
-
social contributions
941
-
800
-
health
1 955
-
1 662
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 634
-
3 940
-
Employer
14 481
-
12 313
-
social contributions
3 620
-
3 078
-
health
1 303
-
1 108
-
total
4 923
-
4 186
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
income
-
3 135
-
-
total
-
3 135
-
-
Dividends
-
13 365
-
-
withholding
-
2 005
-
-
total
-
2 005
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
9 557
5 140
8 126
8 464
After tax
6 943
11 360
8 374
8 036
Living cost
9 847
9 847
9 847
9 847
Free-cash
-2 904
1 513
-1 473
-1 811

Estimated living cost  is ₴9847 per week

₴7323
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.
₴1808
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
-₴5771
-₴59056
-₴59056
-₴59056
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
-
-
-
16 500
national
-
-
-
1 473
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
2 500
labour market
-
-
-
1 296
total
-
-
-
5 570
Employee
70 492
70 492
70 492
-
municipal
15 011
15 011
15 011
-
national
8 612
8 612
8 612
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 631
5 631
5 631
-
total
29 354
29 354
29 354
-
Employer
70 492
70 492
70 492
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 639
5 639
5 639
-
municipal
15 035
15 035
15 035
-
national
8 627
8 627
8 627
-
total
29 501
29 501
29 501
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
58 855
58 855
58 855
5 570
After tax
-42 355
-42 355
-42 355
10 930
Living cost
16 701
16 701
16 701
16 701
Free-cash
-59 056
-59 056
-59 056
-5 771

Estimated living cost  is ₴16701 per week

₴11431
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.
₴3536
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
₴1102
₴2701
₴1677
₴4849
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
-
-
-
16 500
health
-
-
-
2 145
pensions
-
-
-
3 300
income
-
-
-
1 602
total
-
-
-
7 047
Employee
9 808
-
12 332
-
unemployment
157
-
197
-
income
1 104
-
1 861
-
pensions
196
-
247
-
total
1 457
-
2 305
-
Employer
9 808
-
12 332
-
pensions
1 962
-
2 466
-
health
1 275
-
1 603
-
unemployment
79
-
98
-
total
3 316
-
4 167
-
Corporate
3 376
16 500
-
-
income
675
3 300
-
-
total
675
3 300
-
-
Dividends
2 701
13 200
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
5 448
3 300
6 472
7 047
After tax
11 052
13 200
10 028
9 453
Living cost
8 351
8 351
8 351
8 351
Free-cash
2 701
4 849
1 677
1 102

Estimated living cost  is ₴8351 per week

₴5728
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.
₴1958
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
-₴125
-₴5123
-₴2956
-₴1856
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

-
-
-
16 500
national
-
-
-
291
health
-
-
-
110
municipal
-
-
-
2 950
total
-
-
-
3 351
Employee
18 191
-
13 881
-
unemployment
273
-
208
-
municipal
2 979
-
2 280
-
national
301
-
67
-
pensions
1 228
-
937
-
health
136
-
70
-
total
4 917
-
3 562
-
Employer
18 191
-
13 881
-
pensions
3 156
-
2 408
-
health
140
-
107
-
accident
18
-
14
-
unemployment
118
-
91
-
total
3 432
-
2 620
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
income
-
3 300
-
-
total
-
3 300
-
-
Dividends

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

-
9 900
-
-
municipal
-
1 782
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 782
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
8 349
5 082
6 182
3 351
After tax
8 151
11 418
10 318
13 149
Living cost
13 274
13 274
13 274
13 274
Free-cash
-5 123
-1 856
-2 956
-125

Estimated living cost  is ₴13274 per week

₴8671
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1277
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.
₴3116
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
-₴694
-₴833
-₴466
-₴2342
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
-
-
-
16 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
143
pensions
-
-
-
4 841
social contributions
-
-
-
470
income
-
-
-
571
other
-
-
-
512
total
-
-
-
6 537
Employee
13 209
-
12 573
-
income
681
-
604
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
358
-
pensions
1 494
-
1 422
-
total
2 552
-
2 384
-
Employer
13 209
-
12 573
-
pensions
2 170
-
2 065
-
social contributions
39
-
37
-
other
456
-
434
-
health
924
-
880
-
unemployment
535
-
509
-
total
4 124
-
3 925
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
income
-
4 620
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 620
-
-
Dividends
-
11 880
-
-
withholding
-
1 521
-
-
social contributions
-
2 044
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 565
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
6 676
8 185
6 309
6 537
After tax
9 824
8 315
10 191
9 963
Living cost
10 657
10 657
10 657
10 657
Free-cash
-833
-2 342
-466
-694

Estimated living cost  is ₴10657 per week

₴6181
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1083
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.
₴3192
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
-₴1866
-₴2918
-₴1638
-₴3514
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
-
-
-
16 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
143
pensions
-
-
-
4 841
social contributions
-
-
-
470
income
-
-
-
571
other
-
-
-
512
total
-
-
-
6 537
Employee
14 798
-
12 573
-
income
873
-
604
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
358
-
pensions
1 673
-
1 422
-
total
2 968
-
2 384
-
Employer
14 798
-
12 573
-
pensions
2 431
-
2 065
-
social contributions
45
-
37
-
other
510
-
434
-
health
1 036
-
880
-
unemployment
599
-
509
-
total
4 621
-
3 925
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
income
-
4 620
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 620
-
-
Dividends
-
11 880
-
-
withholding
-
1 521
-
-
social contributions
-
2 044
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 565
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
7 589
8 185
6 309
6 537
After tax
8 911
8 315
10 191
9 963
Living cost
11 829
11 829
11 829
11 829
Free-cash
-2 918
-3 514
-1 638
-1 866

Estimated living cost  is ₴11829 per week

₴7459
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.
₴3208
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
-₴6736
-₴11917
-₴6508
-₴8384
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
-
-
-
16 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
143
pensions
-
-
-
4 841
social contributions
-
-
-
470
income
-
-
-
571
other
-
-
-
512
total
-
-
-
6 537
Employee
21 655
-
12 573
-
income
1 889
-
604
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
617
-
358
-
pensions
2 449
-
1 422
-
total
4 955
-
2 384
-
Employer
21 655
-
12 573
-
pensions
3 558
-
2 065
-
social contributions
65
-
37
-
other
747
-
434
-
health
1 516
-
880
-
unemployment
877
-
509
-
total
6 763
-
3 925
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
income
-
4 620
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 620
-
-
Dividends
-
11 880
-
-
withholding
-
1 521
-
-
social contributions
-
2 044
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 565
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
11 718
8 185
6 309
6 537
After tax
4 782
8 315
10 191
9 963
Living cost
16 699
16 699
16 699
16 699
Free-cash
-11 917
-8 384
-6 508
-6 736

Estimated living cost  is ₴16699 per week

₴11302
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.
₴3802
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
₴14103
₴13024
₴10968
₴13443
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%.

-
-
-
16 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
165
total
-
-
-
165
Employee
2 791
-
16 500
-
income
558
-
3 300
-
total
558
-
3 300
-
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%.

13 709
16 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
13 709
16 500
-
-
withholding
686
825
-
-
total
686
825
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
1 244
825
3 300
165
After tax
15 256
15 675
13 200
16 335
Living cost
2 232
2 232
2 232
2 232
Free-cash
13 024
13 443
10 968
14 103

Estimated living cost  is ₴2232 per week

₴1384
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴186
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.
₴602
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
₴12856
₴11543
₴9721
₴12196
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%.

-
-
-
16 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
165
total
-
-
-
165
Employee
4 349
-
16 500
-
income
870
-
3 300
-
total
870
-
3 300
-
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%.

12 151
16 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
12 151
16 500
-
-
withholding
608
825
-
-
total
608
825
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
1 478
825
3 300
165
After tax
15 022
15 675
13 200
16 335
Living cost
3 479
3 479
3 479
3 479
Free-cash
11 543
12 196
9 721
12 856

Estimated living cost  is ₴3479 per week

₴2354
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴146
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴117
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.
₴862
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
-₴561
-₴704
-₴500
-₴4785
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.

-
-
-
16 500
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.

-
-
-
67
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.

-
-
-
2 362
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.

-
-
-
1 222
trade
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
3 712
Employee

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

17 203
-
16 500
-
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.

1 415
-
1 222
-
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
-
67
-
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.

2 362
-
2 362
-
total
3 855
-
3 651
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
trade
-
2 368
-
-
income
-
2 475
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
77
-
-
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
-
5 056
-
-
Dividends
-
11 445
-
-
withholding
-
2 730
-
-
surtax

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

-
150
-
-
total
-
2 880
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
3 855
7 936
3 651
3 712
After tax
12 645
8 564
12 849
12 788
Living cost
13 349
13 349
13 349
13 349
Free-cash
-704
-4 785
-500
-561

Estimated living cost  is ₴13349 per week

₴9208
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
₴2309
₴1747
₴2376
-₴2078
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.

-
-
-
16 500
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.

-
-
-
67
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.

-
-
-
2 362
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.

-
-
-
1 222
trade
-
-
-
67
total
-
-
-
3 718
Employee

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

13 224
-
16 500
-
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.

369
-
1 222
-
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
-
67
-
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.

2 362
-
2 362
-
total
2 751
-
3 651
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 276
16 500
-
-
trade
516
2 599
-
-
income
491
2 475
-
-
chamber of commerce
57
76
-
-
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.

27
136
-
-
total
1 091
5 286
-
-
Dividends
2 184
11 214
-
-
withholding
415
2 672
-
-
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.

23
147
-
-
total
438
2 819
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
4 280
8 105
3 651
3 718
After tax
12 220
8 395
12 849
12 782
Living cost
10 473
10 473
10 473
10 473
Free-cash
1 747
-2 078
2 376
2 309

Estimated living cost  is ₴10473 per week

₴6588
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.
₴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.
₴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
-₴804
-₴1034
-₴734
-₴5274
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.

-
-
-
16 500
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.

-
-
-
67
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.

-
-
-
2 362
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.

-
-
-
1 222
trade
-
-
-
70
total
-
-
-
3 721
Employee

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

17 534
-
16 500
-
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.

1 506
-
1 222
-
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
-
67
-
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.

2 362
-
2 362
-
total
3 951
-
3 651
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
trade
-
2 714
-
-
income
-
2 475
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
76
-
-
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
-
5 401
-
-
Dividends
-
11 099
-
-
withholding
-
2 644
-
-
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.

-
146
-
-
total
-
2 790
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
3 951
8 191
3 651
3 721
After tax
12 549
8 309
12 849
12 779
Living cost
13 583
13 583
13 583
13 583
Free-cash
-1 034
-5 274
-734
-804

Estimated living cost  is ₴13583 per week

₴9084
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
-₴3063
-₴4279
-₴2990
-₴7614
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.

-
-
-
16 500
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.

-
-
-
67
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.

-
-
-
2 362
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.

-
-
-
1 222
trade
-
-
-
73
total
-
-
-
3 724
Employee

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

20 779
-
16 500
-
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.

2 443
-
1 222
-
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
-
67
-
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.

2 362
-
2 362
-
total
4 940
-
3 651
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
trade
-
2 830
-
-
income
-
2 475
-
-
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.

-
136
-
-
total
-
5 516
-
-
Dividends
-
10 984
-
-
withholding
-
2 615
-
-
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.

-
144
-
-
total
-
2 759
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
4 940
8 275
3 651
3 724
After tax
11 560
8 225
12 849
12 776
Living cost
15 839
15 839
15 839
15 839
Free-cash
-4 279
-7 614
-2 990
-3 063

Estimated living cost  is ₴15839 per week

₴11568
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
₴1704
₴1515
₴1296
₴2613
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
-
-
-
16 500
surtax
-
-
-
90
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 171
pensions
-
-
-
3 300
income
-
-
-
2 390
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 030
Employee
11 644
-
13 631
-
unemployment
810
-
949
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 952
-
2 285
-
surtax
41
-
78
-
pensions
777
-
909
-
health
297
-
348
-
total
3 877
-
4 569
-
Employer
11 644
-
13 631
-
pensions
1 552
-
1 817
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
529
-
620
-
unemployment
369
-
432
-
total
2 450
-
2 869
-
Corporate
2 405
16 500
-
-
income
625
4 290
-
-
total
625
4 290
-
-
Dividends
1 780
12 210
-
-
withholding
267
1 831
-
-
total
267
1 831
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
7 219
6 121
7 438
7 030
After tax
9 281
10 379
9 062
9 470
Living cost
7 766
7 766
7 766
7 766
Free-cash
1 515
2 613
1 296
1 704

Estimated living cost  is ₴7766 per week

₴4689
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
₴1840
₴1673
₴1432
₴2749
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
-
-
-
16 500
surtax
-
-
-
90
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 171
pensions
-
-
-
3 300
income
-
-
-
2 390
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 030
Employee
11 434
-
13 631
-
unemployment
796
-
949
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 917
-
2 285
-
surtax
37
-
78
-
pensions
762
-
909
-
health
292
-
348
-
total
3 804
-
4 569
-
Employer
11 434
-
13 631
-
pensions
1 524
-
1 817
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
520
-
620
-
unemployment
362
-
432
-
total
2 406
-
2 869
-
Corporate
2 659
16 500
-
-
income
692
4 290
-
-
total
692
4 290
-
-
Dividends
1 968
12 210
-
-
withholding
295
1 831
-
-
total
295
1 831
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
7 197
6 121
7 438
7 030
After tax
9 303
10 379
9 062
9 470
Living cost
7 630
7 630
7 630
7 630
Free-cash
1 673
2 749
1 432
1 840

Estimated living cost  is ₴7630 per week

₴4665
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.
₴2085
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
₴4547
₴2633
₴2681
₴2491
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
-
-
-
16 500
unemployment
-
-
-
247
health
-
-
-
1 155
pensions
-
-
-
1 650
income
-
-
-
2 017
total
-
-
-
5 069
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.

9 937
3 955
13 808
-
unemployment
149
59
207
-
income
1 215
483
1 688
-
pensions
994
395
1 381
-
health
696
277
967
-
total
3 054
1 214
4 243
-
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.

9 937
3 955
13 808
-
pensions
1 938
771
2 692
-
total
1 938
771
2 692
-
Corporate
4 625
11 774
-
-
income
416
1 060
-
-
total
416
1 060
-
-
Dividends
4 209
10 714
-
-
withholding
800
2 036
-
-
social contributions
775
2 044
-
-
total
1 575
4 080
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
6 983
7 125
6 935
5 069
After tax
9 517
9 375
9 565
11 431
Living cost
6 884
6 884
6 884
6 884
Free-cash
2 633
2 491
2 681
4 547

Estimated living cost  is ₴6884 per week

₴4698
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴563
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.
₴1486
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
-₴6257
-₴11812
-₴6128
-₴6448
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
-
-
-
16 500
national
-
-
-
2 344
pensions
-
-
-
1 980
social contributions
-
-
-
177
municipal
-
-
-
1 512
total
-
-
-
6 013
Employee
25 956
-
14 264
-
municipal
3 206
-
1 576
-
national
4 968
-
2 443
-
pensions
1 038
-
571
-
total
9 212
-
4 590
-
Employer
25 956
-
14 264
-
pensions
2 077
-
1 141
-
social contributions
279
-
153
-
total
2 356
-
1 294
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
income

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

-
3 300
-
-
total
-
3 300
-
-
Dividends
-
13 200
-
-
withholding
-
2 904
-
-
total
-
2 904
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
11 568
6 204
5 884
6 013
After tax
4 932
10 296
10 616
10 487
Living cost
16 744
16 744
16 744
16 744
Free-cash
-11 812
-6 448
-6 128
-6 257

Estimated living cost  is ₴16744 per week

₴11381
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
-₴6500
-₴10546
-₴6500
-₴8146
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
-
-
-
16 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 087
income
-
-
-
2 217
total
-
-
-
3 304
Employee
27 046
-
16 500
-
social contributions
2 247
-
1 087
-
income
5 103
-
2 217
-
total
7 350
-
3 304
-
Employer
27 046
-
16 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
income
-
2 062
-
-
total
-
2 062
-
-
Dividends
-
14 438
-
-
withholding
-
2 888
-
-
total
-
2 888
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
7 350
4 950
3 304
3 304
After tax
9 150
11 550
13 196
13 196
Living cost
19 696
19 696
19 696
19 696
Free-cash
-10 546
-8 146
-6 500
-6 500

Estimated living cost  is ₴19696 per week

₴14984
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1605
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
-₴5506
-₴14230
-₴6438
-₴5787
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
-
-
-
16 500
national
-
-
-
2 915
regional
-
-
-
159
social contributions
-
-
-
4 244
municipal
-
-
-
98
total
-
-
-
7 416
Employee
30 728
-
16 500
-
municipal
163
-
87
-
national
5 325
-
2 559
-
social contributions
10 362
-
5 564
-
regional
290
-
138
-
total
16 140
-
8 348
-
Employer
30 728
-
16 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
nationa
-
3 960
-
-
municipal
-
644
-
-
total
-
4 604
-
-
Dividends
-
11 897
-
-
withholding
-
3 093
-
-
total
-
3 093
-
-
Income
16 500
16 500
16 500
16 500
Total tax
16 140
7 697
8 348
7 416
After tax
360
8 803
8 152
9 084
Living cost
14 590
14 590
14 590
14 590
Free-cash
-14 230
-5 787
-6 438
-5 506

Estimated living cost  is ₴14590 per week

₴10170
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴957
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.
₴3239
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
-₴320
-₴2680
-₴1246
-₴641
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
-
-
-
16 500
national
-
-
-
2 915
regional
-
-
-
249
social contributions
-
-
-
4 244
municipal
-
-
-
98
total
-
-
-
7 506
Employee
19 179
-
16 500
-
municipal
102
-
87
-
national
3 039
-
2 559
-
social contributions
6 467
-
5 564
-
regional
258
-
222
-
total
9 866
-
8 432
-
Employer
19 179
-
16 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
16 500
-
-
nationa
-
3 960
-
-
municipal
-
820
-
-
total
-
4 780
-
-
Dividends
-