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
₴ 17500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴3257
₴4196
₴3774
₴5357
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
-
-
-
17 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 850
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 850
Employee
11 116
-
15 152
-
social contributions
722
-
985
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
722
-
985
-
Employer
11 116
-
15 152
-
social contributions
1 723
-
2 348
-
total
1 723
-
2 348
-
Corporate
4 661
17 500
-
-
income
466
1 750
-
-
total
466
1 750
-
-
Dividends
4 196
15 750
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
2 911
1 750
3 333
3 850
After tax
14 589
15 750
14 167
13 650
Living cost
10 393
10 393
10 393
10 393
Free-cash
4 196
5 357
3 774
3 257

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
-₴1194
-₴2290
-₴4003
-₴1335
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
-
-
-
17 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 121
health
-
-
-
1 339
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
70
pensions
-
-
-
3 237
income
-
-
-
896
total
-
-
-
7 663
Employee
15 114
13 779
13 779
-
unemployment
453
413
407
-
other
151
138
136
-
income
1 346
1 016
1 026
-
pensions
1 548
1 411
1 390
-
health
585
533
526
-
total
4 083
3 511
3 485
-
Employer
15 114
13 779
13 779
-
pensions
1 897
1 730
1 704
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
453
413
413
-
other
718
654
653
-
health
571
521
513
-
accident
196
179
176
-
unemployment
453
413
407
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
55
-
total
4 348
3 965
3 921
-
Corporate
1 312
1 312
12 265
-
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
3 066
-
total
328
328
3 066
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
8 759
7 804
10 472
7 663
After tax
8 741
9 696
7 028
9 837
Living cost
11 031
11 031
11 031
11 031
Free-cash
-2 290
-1 335
-4 003
-1 194

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
-₴2414
-₴5148
-₴5188
-₴2555
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
-
-
-
17 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 121
health
-
-
-
1 339
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
70
pensions
-
-
-
3 237
income
-
-
-
896
total
-
-
-
7 731
Employee
17 279
13 779
13 779
-
unemployment
518
413
405
-
other
173
138
135
-
income
1 967
1 016
1 028
-
pensions
1 770
1 411
1 384
-
health
669
533
524
-
total
5 097
3 511
3 476
-
Employer
17 279
13 779
13 779
-
pensions
2 169
1 730
1 697
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
518
413
413
-
other
821
654
652
-
health
653
521
511
-
accident
224
179
176
-
unemployment
518
413
405
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
55
-
total
5 040
4 033
3 977
-
Corporate
1 312
1 312
12 210
-
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
3 052
-
total
328
328
3 052
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
10 465
7 872
10 505
7 731
After tax
7 035
9 628
6 995
9 769
Living cost
12 183
12 183
12 183
12 183
Free-cash
-5 148
-2 555
-5 188
-2 414

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
-₴2847
-₴14432
-₴4939
-₴2730
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
-
-
-
17 500
national
-
-
-
4 990
communal

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

-
-
-
942
social contributions
-
-
-
1 808
total
-
-
-
7 740
Employee

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

24 732
-
13 555
-
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
-
118
-
national
7 604
-
3 409
-
communal

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

1 290
-
707
-
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
-
1 016
-
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
-
637
-
total
12 126
-
5 887
-
Employer

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

24 732
-
13 555
-
surtax
2 804
-
1 537
-
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
-
1 201
-
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
-
833
-
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
-
176
-
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
-
198
-
total
7 199
-
3 945
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
income
-
3 500
-
-
surtax
-
70
-
-
total
-
3 570
-
-
Dividends
-
13 930
-
-
withholding

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

-
4 053
-
-
total
-
4 053
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
19 325
7 623
9 832
7 740
After tax
-1 825
9 877
7 668
9 760
Living cost
12 607
12 607
12 607
12 607
Free-cash
-14 432
-2 730
-4 939
-2 847

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
₴5701
₴6905
₴5919
₴9014
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
-
-
-
17 500
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
-
-
-
2 625
total
-
-
-
5 850
Employee
7 877
-
15 130
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
788
-
1 513
-
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
-
3 263
-
Employer
7 877
-
15 130
-
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
8 078
17 500
-
-
income
808
1 750
-
-
total
808
1 750
-
-
Dividends
7 270
15 750
-
-
withholding
363
787
-
-
total
363
787
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
4 646
2 537
5 632
5 850
After tax
12 854
14 963
11 868
11 650
Living cost
5 949
5 949
5 949
5 949
Free-cash
6 905
9 014
5 919
5 701

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
₴7116
₴8823
₴7334
₴10429
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
-
-
-
17 500
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
-
-
-
2 625
total
-
-
-
5 850
Employee
6 004
-
15 130
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
600
-
1 513
-
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
-
3 263
-
Employer
6 004
-
15 130
-
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
10 318
17 500
-
-
income
1 032
1 750
-
-
total
1 032
1 750
-
-
Dividends
9 287
15 750
-
-
withholding
464
787
-
-
total
464
787
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
4 143
2 537
5 632
5 850
After tax
13 357
14 963
11 868
11 650
Living cost
4 534
4 534
4 534
4 534
Free-cash
8 823
10 429
7 334
7 116

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
₴6013
₴3021
₴3511
₴1676
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
-
-
-
17 500
health
-
-
-
446
social contributions
-
-
-
2 730
income
-
-
-
306
total
-
-
-
3 482
Employee
26 587
26 587
26 587
-
income
2 895
2 461
2 782
-
social contributions
1 005
2 207
1 319
-
health
206
452
270
-
total
4 106
5 120
4 371
-
Employer
26 587
26 587
26 587
-
social contributions
1 005
2 207
1 319
-
health
224
492
294
-
total
1 229
2 699
1 613
-
Corporate
4 160
-
-
-
income
520
-
-
-
total
520
-
-
-
Dividends
3 640
-
-
-
withholding
619
-
-
-
total
619
-
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
6 474
7 819
5 984
3 482
After tax
11 026
9 681
11 516
14 018
Living cost
8 005
8 005
8 005
8 005
Free-cash
3 021
1 676
3 511
6 013

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
₴2803
₴259
₴301
-₴1534
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
-
-
-
17 500
health
-
-
-
446
social contributions
-
-
-
2 730
income
-
-
-
306
total
-
-
-
3 482
Employee
26 587
26 587
26 587
-
income
2 792
2 461
2 782
-
social contributions
1 292
2 207
1 319
-
health
264
452
270
-
total
4 348
5 120
4 371
-
Employer
26 587
26 587
26 587
-
social contributions
1 292
2 207
1 319
-
health
288
492
294
-
total
1 580
2 699
1 613
-
Corporate
357
-
-
-
income
45
-
-
-
total
45
-
-
-
Dividends
313
-
-
-
withholding
53
-
-
-
total
53
-
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
6 026
7 819
5 984
3 482
After tax
11 474
9 681
11 516
14 018
Living cost
11 214
11 214
11 214
11 214
Free-cash
259
-1 534
301
2 803

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
₴533
₴1207
₴890
₴4058
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
-
-
-
17 500
health
-
-
-
2 362
social contributions
-
-
-
5 110
income
-
-
-
1 504
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
8 976
Employee
11 751
-
13 060
-
income
1 410
-
1 567
-
social contributions
764
-
849
-
health
1 586
-
1 763
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 760
-
4 179
-
Employer
11 751
-
13 060
-
social contributions
2 938
-
3 265
-
health
1 058
-
1 175
-
total
3 996
-
4 440
-
Corporate
1 753
17 500
-
-
income
333
3 325
-
-
total
333
3 325
-
-
Dividends
1 420
14 175
-
-
withholding
213
2 126
-
-
total
213
2 126
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
8 302
5 451
8 619
8 976
After tax
9 198
12 049
8 881
8 524
Living cost
7 991
7 991
7 991
7 991
Free-cash
1 207
4 058
890
533

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
-₴1323
-₴1904
-₴966
₴2202
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
-
-
-
17 500
health
-
-
-
2 362
social contributions
-
-
-
5 110
income
-
-
-
1 504
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
8 976
Employee
14 481
-
13 060
-
income
1 738
-
1 567
-
social contributions
941
-
849
-
health
1 955
-
1 763
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 634
-
4 179
-
Employer
14 481
-
13 060
-
social contributions
3 620
-
3 265
-
health
1 303
-
1 175
-
total
4 923
-
4 440
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
income
-
3 325
-
-
total
-
3 325
-
-
Dividends
-
14 175
-
-
withholding
-
2 126
-
-
total
-
2 126
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
9 557
5 451
8 619
8 976
After tax
7 943
12 049
8 881
8 524
Living cost
9 847
9 847
9 847
9 847
Free-cash
-1 904
2 202
-966
-1 323

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
-₴5186
-₴58056
-₴58056
-₴58056
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
-
-
-
17 500
national
-
-
-
1 594
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
2 714
labour market
-
-
-
1 376
total
-
-
-
5 985
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
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
58 855
58 855
58 855
5 985
After tax
-41 355
-41 355
-41 355
11 515
Living cost
16 701
16 701
16 701
16 701
Free-cash
-58 056
-58 056
-58 056
-5 186

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
₴1563
₴3501
₴2174
₴5649
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
-
-
-
17 500
health
-
-
-
2 275
pensions
-
-
-
3 500
income
-
-
-
1 811
total
-
-
-
7 586
Employee
9 808
-
13 079
-
unemployment
157
-
209
-
income
1 104
-
2 085
-
pensions
196
-
262
-
total
1 457
-
2 556
-
Employer
9 808
-
13 079
-
pensions
1 962
-
2 615
-
health
1 275
-
1 700
-
unemployment
79
-
104
-
total
3 316
-
4 419
-
Corporate
4 376
17 500
-
-
income
875
3 500
-
-
total
875
3 500
-
-
Dividends
3 501
14 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
5 648
3 500
6 975
7 586
After tax
11 852
14 000
10 525
9 914
Living cost
8 351
8 351
8 351
8 351
Free-cash
3 501
5 649
2 174
1 563

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
₴618
-₴4123
-₴2380
-₴1164
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

-
-
-
17 500
national
-
-
-
356
health
-
-
-
125
municipal
-
-
-
3 127
total
-
-
-
3 608
Employee
18 191
-
14 722
-
unemployment
273
-
221
-
municipal
2 979
-
2 417
-
national
301
-
113
-
pensions
1 228
-
994
-
health
136
-
83
-
total
4 917
-
3 828
-
Employer
18 191
-
14 722
-
pensions
3 156
-
2 554
-
health
140
-
114
-
accident
18
-
14
-
unemployment
118
-
96
-
total
3 432
-
2 778
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
income
-
3 500
-
-
total
-
3 500
-
-
Dividends

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

-
10 500
-
-
municipal
-
1 890
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 890
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
8 349
5 390
6 606
3 608
After tax
9 151
12 110
10 894
13 892
Living cost
13 274
13 274
13 274
13 274
Free-cash
-4 123
-1 164
-2 380
618

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
-₴117
₴84
₴93
-₴1837
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
-
-
-
17 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
152
pensions
-
-
-
5 101
social contributions
-
-
-
499
income
-
-
-
665
other
-
-
-
543
total
-
-
-
6 960
Employee
13 209
-
13 336
-
income
681
-
697
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
380
-
pensions
1 494
-
1 508
-
total
2 552
-
2 585
-
Employer
13 209
-
13 336
-
pensions
2 170
-
2 191
-
social contributions
39
-
40
-
other
456
-
460
-
health
924
-
934
-
unemployment
535
-
540
-
total
4 124
-
4 165
-
Corporate
166
17 500
-
-
income
47
4 900
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
47
4 900
-
-
Dividends
119
12 600
-
-
withholding
15
1 613
-
-
social contributions
21
2 167
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
36
3 780
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
6 759
8 680
6 750
6 960
After tax
10 741
8 820
10 750
10 540
Living cost
10 657
10 657
10 657
10 657
Free-cash
84
-1 837
93
-117

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
-₴1289
-₴1918
-₴1079
-₴3009
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
-
-
-
17 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
152
pensions
-
-
-
5 101
social contributions
-
-
-
499
income
-
-
-
665
other
-
-
-
543
total
-
-
-
6 960
Employee
14 798
-
13 336
-
income
873
-
697
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
380
-
pensions
1 673
-
1 508
-
total
2 968
-
2 585
-
Employer
14 798
-
13 336
-
pensions
2 431
-
2 191
-
social contributions
45
-
40
-
other
510
-
460
-
health
1 036
-
934
-
unemployment
599
-
540
-
total
4 621
-
4 165
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
income
-
4 900
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 900
-
-
Dividends
-
12 600
-
-
withholding
-
1 613
-
-
social contributions
-
2 167
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 780
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
7 589
8 680
6 750
6 960
After tax
9 911
8 820
10 750
10 540
Living cost
11 829
11 829
11 829
11 829
Free-cash
-1 918
-3 009
-1 079
-1 289

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
-₴6159
-₴10917
-₴5949
-₴7879
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
-
-
-
17 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
152
pensions
-
-
-
5 101
social contributions
-
-
-
499
income
-
-
-
665
other
-
-
-
543
total
-
-
-
6 960
Employee
21 655
-
13 336
-
income
1 889
-
697
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
617
-
380
-
pensions
2 449
-
1 508
-
total
4 955
-
2 585
-
Employer
21 655
-
13 336
-
pensions
3 558
-
2 191
-
social contributions
65
-
40
-
other
747
-
460
-
health
1 516
-
934
-
unemployment
877
-
540
-
total
6 763
-
4 165
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
income
-
4 900
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 900
-
-
Dividends
-
12 600
-
-
withholding
-
1 613
-
-
social contributions
-
2 167
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 780
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
11 718
8 680
6 750
6 960
After tax
5 782
8 820
10 750
10 540
Living cost
16 699
16 699
16 699
16 699
Free-cash
-10 917
-7 879
-5 949
-6 159

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
₴15093
₴13975
₴11768
₴14393
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%.

-
-
-
17 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
175
total
-
-
-
175
Employee
2 791
-
17 500
-
income
558
-
3 500
-
total
558
-
3 500
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

14 709
17 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
14 709
17 500
-
-
withholding
735
875
-
-
total
735
875
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
1 293
875
3 500
175
After tax
16 207
16 625
14 000
17 325
Living cost
2 232
2 232
2 232
2 232
Free-cash
13 975
14 393
11 768
15 093

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
₴13846
₴12493
₴10521
₴13146
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%.

-
-
-
17 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
175
total
-
-
-
175
Employee
4 349
-
17 500
-
income
870
-
3 500
-
total
870
-
3 500
-
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%.

13 151
17 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
13 151
17 500
-
-
withholding
658
875
-
-
total
658
875
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
1 528
875
3 500
175
After tax
15 972
16 625
14 000
17 325
Living cost
3 479
3 479
3 479
3 479
Free-cash
12 493
13 146
10 521
13 846

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
₴4
₴152
₴209
-₴4270
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.

-
-
-
17 500
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.

-
-
-
83
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.

-
-
-
1 497
trade
-
-
-
205
total
-
-
-
4 147
Employee

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

17 203
-
17 500
-
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
-
1 497
-
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
-
83
-
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
-
3 942
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
297
17 500
-
-
trade
43
2 511
-
-
income
45
2 625
-
-
chamber of commerce
53
78
-
-
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.

3
144
-
-
total
144
5 358
-
-
Dividends
154
12 141
-
-
withholding
-
2 904
-
-
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.

-
159
-
-
total
-
3 063
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
3 999
8 421
3 942
4 147
After tax
13 501
9 079
13 558
13 353
Living cost
13 349
13 349
13 349
13 349
Free-cash
152
-4 270
209
4

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
₴2861
₴2252
₴3085
-₴1574
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.

-
-
-
17 500
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.

-
-
-
83
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.

-
-
-
1 497
trade
-
-
-
224
total
-
-
-
4 166
Employee

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

13 224
-
17 500
-
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
-
1 497
-
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
-
83
-
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
-
3 942
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 276
17 500
-
-
trade
673
2 756
-
-
income
641
2 625
-
-
chamber of commerce
58
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.

35
144
-
-
total
1 407
5 602
-
-
Dividends
2 868
11 897
-
-
withholding
585
2 843
-
-
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.

32
156
-
-
total
617
2 999
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
4 775
8 601
3 942
4 166
After tax
12 725
8 899
13 558
13 334
Living cost
10 473
10 473
10 473
10 473
Free-cash
2 252
-1 574
3 085
2 861

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
-₴259
-₴34
-₴25
-₴4774
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.

-
-
-
17 500
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.

-
-
-
83
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.

-
-
-
1 497
trade
-
-
-
234
total
-
-
-
4 176
Employee

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

17 534
-
17 500
-
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
-
1 497
-
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
-
83
-
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
-
3 942
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
trade
-
2 878
-
-
income
-
2 625
-
-
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.

-
144
-
-
total
-
5 724
-
-
Dividends
-
11 775
-
-
withholding
-
2 812
-
-
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.

-
155
-
-
total
-
2 967
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
3 951
8 691
3 942
4 176
After tax
13 549
8 809
13 558
13 324
Living cost
13 583
13 583
13 583
13 583
Free-cash
-34
-4 774
-25
-259

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
-₴2525
-₴3279
-₴2281
-₴7120
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.

-
-
-
17 500
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.

-
-
-
83
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.

-
-
-
1 497
trade
-
-
-
244
total
-
-
-
4 186
Employee

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

20 779
-
17 500
-
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
-
1 497
-
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
-
83
-
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
-
3 942
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
trade
-
3 001
-
-
income
-
2 625
-
-
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.

-
144
-
-
total
-
5 847
-
-
Dividends
-
11 652
-
-
withholding
-
2 781
-
-
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.

-
153
-
-
total
-
2 934
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
4 940
8 781
3 942
4 186
After tax
12 560
8 719
13 558
13 314
Living cost
15 839
15 839
15 839
15 839
Free-cash
-3 279
-7 120
-2 281
-2 525

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
₴2271
₴2144
₴1834
₴3242
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
-
-
-
17 500
surtax
-
-
-
106
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 242
pensions
-
-
-
3 500
income
-
-
-
2 536
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 463
Employee
11 644
-
14 458
-
unemployment
810
-
1 007
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 952
-
2 424
-
surtax
41
-
93
-
pensions
777
-
965
-
health
297
-
369
-
total
3 877
-
4 858
-
Employer
11 644
-
14 458
-
pensions
1 552
-
1 927
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
529
-
657
-
unemployment
369
-
458
-
total
2 450
-
3 042
-
Corporate
3 405
17 500
-
-
income
885
4 550
-
-
total
885
4 550
-
-
Dividends
2 520
12 950
-
-
withholding
378
1 942
-
-
total
378
1 942
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
7 590
6 492
7 900
7 463
After tax
9 910
11 008
9 600
10 037
Living cost
7 766
7 766
7 766
7 766
Free-cash
2 144
3 242
1 834
2 271

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
₴2407
₴2303
₴1970
₴3378
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
-
-
-
17 500
surtax
-
-
-
106
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 242
pensions
-
-
-
3 500
income
-
-
-
2 536
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 463
Employee
11 434
-
14 458
-
unemployment
796
-
1 007
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 917
-
2 424
-
surtax
37
-
93
-
pensions
762
-
965
-
health
292
-
369
-
total
3 804
-
4 858
-
Employer
11 434
-
14 458
-
pensions
1 524
-
1 927
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
520
-
657
-
unemployment
362
-
458
-
total
2 406
-
3 042
-
Corporate
3 659
17 500
-
-
income
951
4 550
-
-
total
951
4 550
-
-
Dividends
2 708
12 950
-
-
withholding
406
1 942
-
-
total
406
1 942
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
7 567
6 492
7 900
7 463
After tax
9 933
11 008
9 600
10 037
Living cost
7 630
7 630
7 630
7 630
Free-cash
2 303
3 378
1 970
2 407

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
₴5240
₴3192
₴3261
₴3050
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
-
-
-
17 500
unemployment
-
-
-
262
health
-
-
-
1 225
pensions
-
-
-
1 750
income
-
-
-
2 139
total
-
-
-
5 376
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
14 644
-
unemployment
149
59
220
-
income
1 215
483
1 790
-
pensions
994
395
1 464
-
health
696
277
1 025
-
total
3 054
1 214
4 499
-
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
14 644
-
pensions
1 938
771
2 856
-
total
1 938
771
2 856
-
Corporate
5 625
12 774
-
-
income
506
1 150
-
-
total
506
1 150
-
-
Dividends
5 119
11 624
-
-
withholding
973
2 209
-
-
social contributions
953
2 222
-
-
total
1 926
4 431
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
7 424
7 566
7 355
5 376
After tax
10 076
9 934
10 145
12 124
Living cost
6 884
6 884
6 884
6 884
Free-cash
3 192
3 050
3 261
5 240

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
-₴5685
-₴10812
-₴5548
-₴5824
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
-
-
-
17 500
national
-
-
-
2 524
pensions
-
-
-
2 100
social contributions
-
-
-
188
municipal
-
-
-
1 629
total
-
-
-
6 441
Employee
25 956
-
15 129
-
municipal
3 206
-
1 697
-
national
4 968
-
2 629
-
pensions
1 038
-
605
-
total
9 212
-
4 931
-
Employer
25 956
-
15 129
-
pensions
2 077
-
1 210
-
social contributions
279
-
163
-
total
2 356
-
1 373
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
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%.

-
3 500
-
-
total
-
3 500
-
-
Dividends
-
14 000
-
-
withholding
-
3 080
-
-
total
-
3 080
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
11 568
6 580
6 304
6 441
After tax
5 932
10 920
11 196
11 059
Living cost
16 744
16 744
16 744
16 744
Free-cash
-10 812
-5 824
-5 548
-5 685

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
-₴5810
-₴9546
-₴5810
-₴7446
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
-
-
-
17 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 197
income
-
-
-
2 417
total
-
-
-
3 614
Employee
27 046
-
17 500
-
social contributions
2 247
-
1 197
-
income
5 103
-
2 417
-
total
7 350
-
3 614
-
Employer
27 046
-
17 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
income
-
2 188
-
-
total
-
2 188
-
-
Dividends
-
15 312
-
-
withholding
-
3 062
-
-
total
-
3 062
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
7 350
5 250
3 614
3 614
After tax
10 150
12 250
13 886
13 886
Living cost
19 696
19 696
19 696
19 696
Free-cash
-9 546
-7 446
-5 810
-5 810

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
-₴4982
-₴13230
-₴5971
-₴5253
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
-
-
-
17 500
national
-
-
-
3 116
regional
-
-
-
171
social contributions
-
-
-
4 501
municipal
-
-
-
104
total
-
-
-
7 892
Employee
30 728
-
17 500
-
municipal
163
-
93
-
national
5 325
-
2 738
-
social contributions
10 362
-
5 901
-
regional
290
-
149
-
total
16 140
-
8 881
-
Employer
30 728
-
17 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
nationa
-
4 200
-
-
municipal
-
682
-
-
total
-
4 882
-
-
Dividends
-
12 618
-
-
withholding
-
3 281
-
-
total
-
3 281
-
-
Income
17 500
17 500
17 500
17 500
Total tax
16 140
8 163
8 881
7 892
After tax
1 360
9 337
8 619
9 608
Living cost
14 590
14 590
14 590
14 590
Free-cash
-13 230
-5 253
-5 971
-4 982

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
₴201
-₴1680
-₴781
-₴116
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
-
-
-
17 500
national
-
-
-
3 116
regional
-
-
-
264
social contributions
-
-
-
4 501
municipal
-
-
-
104
total
-
-
-
7 985
Employee
19 179
-
17 500
-
municipal
102
-
93
-
national
3 039
-
2 738
-
social contributions
6 467
-
5 901
-
regional
258
-
235
-
total
9 866
-
8 967
-
Employer
19 179
-
17 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
17 500
-
-
nationa
-
4 200
-
-
municipal
-
870
-
-
total
-
5 070
-
-
Dividends
-
12 430
-