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
₴ 19500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴8230
₴6383
₴5835
₴7189
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 290
income
-
-
-
55
total
-
-
-
4 345
Employee
9 968
-
16 883
-
social contributions
648
-
1 097
-
income
-
-
83
-
total
648
-
1 180
-
Employer
9 968
-
16 883
-
social contributions
1 545
-
2 617
-
total
1 545
-
2 617
-
Corporate
7 987
19 500
-
-
income
798
1 950
-
-
total
798
1 950
-
-
Dividends
7 189
17 550
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
2 991
1 950
3 797
4 345
After tax
16 509
17 550
15 703
15 155
Living cost
9 320
9 320
9 320
9 320
Free-cash
7 189
8 230
6 383
5 835

Estimated living cost  is ₴9320 per week

₴6026
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴703
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
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.
₴2416
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
₴1265
-₴2645
₴832
₴1113
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
-
-
-
19 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
78
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
1 492
pensions
-
-
-
3 607
income
-
-
-
1 697
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
8 776
Employee
13 553
12 356
15 141
-
health
524
478
586
-
pensions
1 388
1 265
1 550
-
other
135
124
151
-
unemployment
407
371
454
-
income
1 207
911
1 663
-
total
3 661
3 149
4 404
-
Employer
13 553
12 356
15 141
-
pensions
1 701
1 551
1 900
-
accident
176
161
197
-
unemployment
407
371
454
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
407
371
454
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
61
-
health
512
467
572
-
other
644
587
720
-
total
3 901
3 557
4 358
-
Corporate
2 046
3 588
13 964
-
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.

511
897
3 491
-
total
511
897
3 491
-
Dividends
1 535
2 691
-
-
withholding
422
740
-
-
total
422
740
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
8 495
8 343
12 253
8 776
After tax
11 005
11 157
7 247
10 724
Living cost
9 892
9 892
9 892
9 892
Free-cash
1 113
1 265
-2 645
832

Estimated living cost  is ₴9892 per week

₴5934
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1010
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.
₴2771
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
₴200
-₴3694
-₴262
-₴810
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
-
-
-
19 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
78
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
1 492
pensions
-
-
-
3 607
income
-
-
-
1 697
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
8 837
Employee
15 495
12 356
15 093
-
health
600
478
584
-
pensions
1 587
1 265
1 546
-
other
155
124
151
-
unemployment
465
371
453
-
income
1 764
911
1 649
-
total
4 571
3 149
4 383
-
Employer
15 495
12 356
15 093
-
pensions
1 945
1 551
1 894
-
accident
201
161
196
-
unemployment
465
371
453
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
453
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
61
-
health
585
467
571
-
other
736
587
717
-
total
4 520
3 618
4 406
-
Corporate
1 177
3 527
13 918
-
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.

294
881
3 480
-
total
294
881
3 480
-
Dividends
-
2 645
-
-
withholding
-
727
-
-
total
-
727
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
9 385
8 375
12 269
8 837
After tax
10 115
11 125
7 231
10 663
Living cost
10 925
10 925
10 925
10 925
Free-cash
-810
200
-3 694
-262

Estimated living cost  is ₴10925 per week

₴7287
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴932
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴179
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.
₴2527
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
-₴327
-₴3046
-₴1079
-₴9135
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 421
communal

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

-
-
-
1 025
national
-
-
-
5 828
total
-
-
-
9 274
Employee

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

22 178
-
15 103
-
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.

1 042
-
710
-
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.

1 663
-
1 133
-
communal

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

1 157
-
788
-
national
6 819
-
4 083
-
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.

193
-
131
-
total
10 874
-
6 845
-
Employer

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

22 178
-
15 103
-
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.

288
-
197
-
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.

324
-
221
-
surtax
2 515
-
1 712
-
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.

1 364
-
928
-
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.

1 965
-
1 338
-
total
6 456
-
4 396
-
Corporate
-
19 500
-
-
surtax
-
78
-
-
income
-
3 900
-
-
total
-
3 978
-
-
Dividends
-
15 522
-
-
withholding

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

-
4 544
-
-
total
-
4 544
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
17 330
8 522
11 241
9 274
After tax
2 170
10 978
8 259
10 226
Living cost
11 305
11 305
11 305
11 305
Free-cash
-9 135
-327
-3 046
-1 079

Estimated living cost  is ₴11305 per week

₴7282
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴988
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.
₴2858
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
₴11342
₴8741
₴8355
₴9452
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
-
-
-
19 500
unemployment
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 245
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
2 925
total
-
-
-
5 815
Employee
7 058
-
17 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
health
325
-
498
-
pensions

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

620
-
950
-
income
706
-
1 738
-
total
1 729
-
3 305
-
Employer
7 058
-
17 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
unemployment
42
-
65
-
health
487
-
747
-
pensions

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

778
-
1 193
-
total
1 385
-
2 124
-
Corporate
11 057
19 500
-
-
income
1 106
1 950
-
-
total
1 106
1 950
-
-
Dividends
9 951
17 550
-
-
withholding
498
878
-
-
total
498
878
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
4 718
2 828
5 429
5 815
After tax
14 782
16 672
14 071
13 685
Living cost
5 330
5 330
5 330
5 330
Free-cash
9 452
11 342
8 741
8 355

Estimated living cost  is ₴5330 per week

₴3525
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴305
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴127
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.
₴1373
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
₴12609
₴10008
₴9622
₴11172
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
-
-
-
19 500
unemployment
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 245
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
2 925
total
-
-
-
5 815
Employee
5 380
-
17 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
health
247
-
498
-
pensions

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

472
-
950
-
income
538
-
1 738
-
total
1 316
-
3 305
-
Employer
5 380
-
17 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
unemployment
32
-
65
-
health
371
-
747
-
pensions

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

593
-
1 193
-
total
1 055
-
2 124
-
Corporate
13 065
19 500
-
-
income
1 306
1 950
-
-
total
1 306
1 950
-
-
Dividends
11 759
17 550
-
-
withholding
588
878
-
-
total
588
878
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
4 265
2 828
5 429
5 815
After tax
15 235
16 672
14 071
13 685
Living cost
4 063
4 063
4 063
4 063
Free-cash
11 172
12 609
10 008
9 622

Estimated living cost  is ₴4063 per week

₴2372
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴290
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴108
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.
₴1293
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
₴5310
₴6363
₴7885
₴5474
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 042
health
-
-
-
497
income
-
-
-
897
total
-
-
-
4 436
Employee
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
health
185
405
301
-
social contributions
901
1 979
1 469
-
income
2 596
2 207
2 391
-
total
3 682
4 591
4 161
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
social contributions
901
1 979
1 469
-
health
201
441
328
-
total
1 102
2 420
1 797
-
Corporate
7 537
-
-
-
income
942
-
-
-
total
942
-
-
-
Dividends
6 595
-
-
-
withholding
1 121
-
-
-
total
1 121
-
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
6 847
7 011
5 958
4 436
After tax
12 653
12 489
13 542
15 064
Living cost
7 179
7 179
7 179
7 179
Free-cash
5 474
5 310
6 363
7 885

Estimated living cost  is ₴7179 per week

₴4302
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.
₴159
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.
₴2013
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
₴2432
₴3485
₴5007
₴2996
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 042
health
-
-
-
497
income
-
-
-
897
total
-
-
-
4 436
Employee
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
health
237
405
301
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
1 469
-
income
2 504
2 207
2 391
-
total
3 900
4 591
4 161
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
1 469
-
health
258
441
328
-
total
1 417
2 420
1 797
-
Corporate
4 127
-
-
-
income
516
-
-
-
total
516
-
-
-
Dividends
3 611
-
-
-
withholding
614
-
-
-
total
614
-
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
6 447
7 011
5 958
4 436
After tax
13 053
12 489
13 542
15 064
Living cost
10 057
10 057
10 057
10 057
Free-cash
2 996
2 432
3 485
5 007

Estimated living cost  is ₴10057 per week

₴6875
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.
₴169
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.
₴2228
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
₴6130
₴2599
₴2201
₴3528
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 694
health
-
-
-
2 633
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
1 676
total
-
-
-
10 003
Employee
10 729
-
14 552
-
health
1 448
-
1 965
-
social contributions
697
-
946
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 288
-
1 746
-
total
3 433
-
4 657
-
Employer
10 729
-
14 552
-
social contributions
2 682
-
3 638
-
health
966
-
1 310
-
total
3 648
-
4 948
-
Corporate
5 123
19 500
-
-
income
973
3 705
-
-
total
973
3 705
-
-
Dividends
4 150
15 795
-
-
withholding
622
2 369
-
-
total
622
2 369
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
8 676
6 074
9 605
10 003
After tax
10 824
13 426
9 895
9 497
Living cost
7 296
7 296
7 296
7 296
Free-cash
3 528
6 130
2 599
2 201

Estimated living cost  is ₴7296 per week

₴5068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴519
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴143
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.
₴1566
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
₴4436
₴905
₴507
₴1228
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 694
health
-
-
-
2 633
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
1 676
total
-
-
-
10 003
Employee
13 221
-
14 552
-
health
1 785
-
1 965
-
social contributions
859
-
946
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 587
-
1 746
-
total
4 231
-
4 657
-
Employer
13 221
-
14 552
-
social contributions
3 305
-
3 638
-
health
1 190
-
1 310
-
total
4 495
-
4 948
-
Corporate
1 784
19 500
-
-
income
339
3 705
-
-
total
339
3 705
-
-
Dividends
1 445
15 795
-
-
withholding
217
2 369
-
-
total
217
2 369
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
9 282
6 074
9 605
10 003
After tax
10 218
13 426
9 895
9 497
Living cost
8 990
8 990
8 990
8 990
Free-cash
1 228
4 436
905
507

Estimated living cost  is ₴8990 per week

₴6686
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴156
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.
₴1651
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
-₴48235
-₴48235
-₴2419
-₴48235
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
-
-
-
19 500
labour market
-
-
-
1 538
municipal
-
-
-
3 249
pensions
-
-
-
269
national
-
-
-
1 891
total
-
-
-
6 947
Employee
63 195
63 195
63 195
-
municipal
13 457
13 457
13 457
-
pensions
90
90
90
-
national
7 720
7 720
7 720
-
labour market
5 048
5 048
5 048
-
total
26 315
26 315
26 315
-
Employer
63 195
63 195
63 195
-
labour market
5 056
5 056
5 056
-
national
7 734
7 734
7 734
-
municipal
13 478
13 478
13 478
-
pensions
180
180
180
-
total
26 448
26 448
26 448
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
52 763
52 763
52 763
6 947
After tax
-33 263
-33 263
-33 263
12 553
Living cost
14 972
14 972
14 972
14 972
Free-cash
-48 235
-48 235
-48 235
-2 419

Estimated living cost  is ₴14972 per week

₴10247
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴230
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3170
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
₴8111
₴3836
₴3159
₴6185
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
-
-
-
19 500
health
-
-
-
2 535
pensions
-
-
-
3 900
income
-
-
-
2 417
total
-
-
-
8 852
Employee
8 796
-
14 574
-
pensions
176
-
291
-
unemployment
141
-
233
-
income
990
-
2 724
-
total
1 307
-
3 248
-
Employer
8 796
-
14 574
-
pensions
1 759
-
2 915
-
unemployment
71
-
117
-
health
1 143
-
1 895
-
total
2 973
-
4 927
-
Corporate
7 731
19 500
-
-
income
1 546
3 900
-
-
total
1 546
3 900
-
-
Dividends
6 185
15 600
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
5 826
3 900
8 175
8 852
After tax
13 674
15 600
11 325
10 648
Living cost
7 489
7 489
7 489
7 489
Free-cash
6 185
8 111
3 836
3 159

Estimated living cost  is ₴7489 per week

₴5137
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴446
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴151
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.
₴1756
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
₴1509
₴64
₴2980
₴76
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

-
-
-
19 500
health
-
-
-
171
municipal
-
-
-
3 479
national
-
-
-
966
total
-
-
-
4 616
Employee
16 313
-
16 405
-
health
122
-
123
-
municipal
2 672
-
2 687
-
pensions
1 101
-
1 107
-
national
269
-
274
-
unemployment
245
-
246
-
total
4 409
-
4 437
-
Employer
16 313
-
16 405
-
accident
16
-
16
-
unemployment
106
-
106
-
health
125
-
127
-
pensions
2 830
-
2 846
-
total
3 077
-
3 095
-
Corporate
110
19 500
-
-
income
22
3 900
-
-
total
22
3 900
-
-
Dividends

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

66
11 700
-
-
municipal
12
2 106
-
-
national
-
81
-
-
total
12
2 187
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
7 520
6 087
7 532
4 616
After tax
11 980
13 413
11 968
14 884
Living cost
11 904
11 904
11 904
11 904
Free-cash
76
1 509
64
2 980

Estimated living cost  is ₴11904 per week

₴7776
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1145
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴189
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2794
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
₴271
₴2223
₴2091
₴1993
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
555
health
-
-
-
169
pensions
-
-
-
5 567
other
-
-
-
604
income
-
-
-
957
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 852
Employee
11 845
-
14 859
-
income
611
-
975
-
social contributions
338
-
424
-
pensions
1 340
-
1 681
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 289
-
3 080
-
Employer
11 845
-
14 859
-
pensions
1 946
-
2 441
-
social contributions
35
-
45
-
unemployment
480
-
602
-
health
829
-
1 040
-
other
409
-
512
-
total
3 699
-
4 640
-
Corporate
3 956
19 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
1 107
5 460
-
-
total
1 107
5 460
-
-
Dividends
2 848
14 040
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
365
1 797
-
-
social contributions
490
2 415
-
-
total
855
4 212
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
7 950
9 672
7 720
7 852
After tax
11 550
9 828
11 780
11 648
Living cost
9 557
9 557
9 557
9 557
Free-cash
1 993
271
2 223
2 091

Estimated living cost  is ₴9557 per week

₴5543
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴971
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2862
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
-₴780
₴1172
₴1040
₴1053
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
555
health
-
-
-
169
pensions
-
-
-
5 567
other
-
-
-
604
income
-
-
-
957
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 852
Employee
13 270
-
14 859
-
income
783
-
975
-
social contributions
378
-
424
-
pensions
1 500
-
1 681
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 661
-
3 080
-
Employer
13 270
-
14 859
-
pensions
2 180
-
2 441
-
social contributions
40
-
45
-
unemployment
537
-
602
-
health
929
-
1 040
-
other
458
-
512
-
total
4 144
-
4 640
-
Corporate
2 086
19 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
584
5 460
-
-
total
584
5 460
-
-
Dividends
1 502
14 040
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
192
1 797
-
-
social contributions
258
2 415
-
-
total
450
4 212
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
7 839
9 672
7 720
7 852
After tax
11 661
9 828
11 780
11 648
Living cost
10 608
10 608
10 608
10 608
Free-cash
1 053
-780
1 172
1 040

Estimated living cost  is ₴10608 per week

₴6689
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴863
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2877
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
-₴5147
-₴3195
-₴3327
-₴5983
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
555
health
-
-
-
169
pensions
-
-
-
5 567
other
-
-
-
604
income
-
-
-
957
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 852
Employee
19 419
-
14 859
-
income
1 694
-
975
-
social contributions
553
-
424
-
pensions
2 196
-
1 681
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 443
-
3 080
-
Employer
19 419
-
14 859
-
pensions
3 191
-
2 441
-
social contributions
58
-
45
-
unemployment
787
-
602
-
health
1 359
-
1 040
-
other
670
-
512
-
total
6 065
-
4 640
-
Corporate
-
19 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
-
5 460
-
-
total
-
5 460
-
-
Dividends
-
14 040
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
1 797
-
-
social contributions
-
2 415
-
-
total
-
4 212
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
10 508
9 672
7 720
7 852
After tax
8 992
9 828
11 780
11 648
Living cost
14 975
14 975
14 975
14 975
Free-cash
-5 983
-5 147
-3 195
-3 327

Estimated living cost  is ₴14975 per week

₴10135
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1225
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴205
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.
₴3410
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
₴16336
₴13411
₴17116
₴15926
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%.

-
-
-
19 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
195
total
-
-
-
195
Employee
2 736
-
19 500
-
income
547
-
3 900
-
total
547
-
3 900
-
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%.

16 764
19 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
16 764
19 500
-
-
withholding
838
975
-
-
total
838
975
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
1 385
975
3 900
195
After tax
18 115
18 525
15 600
19 305
Living cost
2 189
2 189
2 189
2 189
Free-cash
15 926
16 336
13 411
17 116

Estimated living cost  is ₴2189 per week

₴1356
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴182
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴60
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.
₴590
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
₴15114
₴12189
₴15894
₴14474
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%.

-
-
-
19 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
195
total
-
-
-
195
Employee
4 264
-
19 500
-
income
853
-
3 900
-
total
853
-
3 900
-
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%.

15 236
19 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
15 236
19 500
-
-
withholding
762
975
-
-
total
762
975
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
1 615
975
3 900
195
After tax
17 885
18 525
15 600
19 305
Living cost
3 411
3 411
3 411
3 411
Free-cash
14 474
15 114
12 189
15 894

Estimated living cost  is ₴3411 per week

₴2308
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴143
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴114
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.
₴845
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
-₴1876
₴2823
₴2093
₴2179
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.

-
-
-
19 500
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.

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
730
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.

-
-
-
2 454
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
total
-
-
-
5 437
Employee

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

15 427
-
19 500
-
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.

2 118
-
2 118
-
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.

70
-
135
-
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.

1 269
-
2 454
-
total
3 457
-
4 707
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 073
19 500
-
-
trade
584
2 798
-
-
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.

34
161
-
-
chamber of commerce
53
76
-
-
income
611
2 925
-
-
total
1 282
5 960
-
-
Dividends
2 791
13 540
-
-
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
179
-
-
withholding
580
3 267
-
-
total
612
3 446
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
5 351
9 406
4 707
5 437
After tax
14 149
10 094
14 793
14 063
Living cost
11 970
11 970
11 970
11 970
Free-cash
2 179
-1 876
2 823
2 093

Estimated living cost  is ₴11970 per week

₴8257
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1288
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴174
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.
₴2251
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
₴502
₴5402
₴4601
₴3932
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.

-
-
-
19 500
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.

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
801
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.

-
-
-
2 454
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
total
-
-
-
5 508
Employee

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

11 859
-
19 500
-
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.

2 118
-
2 118
-
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.

18
-
135
-
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.

331
-
2 454
-
total
2 467
-
4 707
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 641
19 500
-
-
trade
1 203
3 071
-
-
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.

63
161
-
-
chamber of commerce
58
75
-
-
income
1 146
2 925
-
-
total
2 470
6 232
-
-
Dividends
5 170
13 268
-
-
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.

65
176
-
-
withholding
1 175
3 199
-
-
total
1 240
3 375
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
6 177
9 607
4 707
5 508
After tax
13 323
9 893
14 793
13 992
Living cost
9 391
9 391
9 391
9 391
Free-cash
3 932
502
5 402
4 601

Estimated living cost  is ₴9391 per week

₴5907
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1095
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
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.
₴2214
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
-₴2388
₴2613
₴1776
₴1970
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.

-
-
-
19 500
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.

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
837
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.

-
-
-
2 454
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
total
-
-
-
5 544
Employee

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

15 723
-
19 500
-
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.

2 118
-
2 118
-
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.

74
-
135
-
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.

1 351
-
2 454
-
total
3 543
-
4 707
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 777
19 500
-
-
trade
621
3 208
-
-
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.

31
161
-
-
chamber of commerce
52
75
-
-
income
567
2 925
-
-
total
1 271
6 369
-
-
Dividends
2 505
13 132
-
-
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.

28
174
-
-
withholding
508
3 165
-
-
total
536
3 339
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
5 350
9 708
4 707
5 544
After tax
14 150
9 792
14 793
13 956
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
1 970
-2 388
2 613
1 776

Estimated living cost  is ₴12180 per week

₴8146
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1284
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴182
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.
₴2568
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
-₴4512
₴589
-₴283
₴516
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.

-
-
-
19 500
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.

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
872
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.

-
-
-
2 454
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
total
-
-
-
5 579
Employee

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

18 634
-
19 500
-
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.

2 118
-
2 118
-
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.

121
-
135
-
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.

2 191
-
2 454
-
total
4 430
-
4 707
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
866
19 500
-
-
trade
149
3 344
-
-
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.

7
161
-
-
chamber of commerce
48
75
-
-
income
130
2 925
-
-
total
334
6 505
-
-
Dividends
532
12 995
-
-
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.

1
172
-
-
withholding
15
3 131
-
-
total
16
3 303
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
4 780
9 808
4 707
5 579
After tax
14 720
9 692
14 793
13 921
Living cost
14 204
14 204
14 204
14 204
Free-cash
516
-4 512
589
-283

Estimated living cost  is ₴14204 per week

₴10374
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1136
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴185
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.
₴2509
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
₴5301
₴3491
₴3916
₴4316
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
-
-
-
19 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 384
pensions
-
-
-
3 900
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
3 043
surtax
-
-
-
222
total
-
-
-
8 620
Employee
10 442
-
16 109
-
health
267
-
411
-
pensions
697
-
1 074
-
surtax
37
-
190
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
727
-
1 121
-
income
1 750
-
2 857
-
total
3 478
-
5 653
-
Employer
10 442
-
16 109
-
pensions
1 392
-
2 148
-
unemployment
331
-
511
-
health
475
-
733
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 198
-
3 392
-
Corporate
6 860
19 500
-
-
income
1 783
5 070
-
-
total
1 783
5 070
-
-
Dividends
5 077
14 430
-
-
withholding
761
2 165
-
-
total
761
2 165
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
8 220
7 235
9 045
8 620
After tax
11 280
12 265
10 455
10 880
Living cost
6 964
6 964
6 964
6 964
Free-cash
4 316
5 301
3 491
3 916

Estimated living cost  is ₴6964 per week

₴4205
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴605
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴162
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.
₴1993
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
₴5423
₴3613
₴4038
₴4456
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
-
-
-
19 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 384
pensions
-
-
-
3 900
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
3 043
surtax
-
-
-
222
total
-
-
-
8 620
Employee
10 253
-
16 109
-
health
262
-
411
-
pensions
684
-
1 074
-
surtax
34
-
190
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
714
-
1 121
-
income
1 719
-
2 857
-
total
3 413
-
5 653
-
Employer
10 253
-
16 109
-
pensions
1 367
-
2 148
-
unemployment
325
-
511
-
health
467
-
733
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 159
-
3 392
-
Corporate
7 088
19 500
-
-
income
1 843
5 070
-
-
total
1 843
5 070
-
-
Dividends
5 246
14 430
-
-
withholding
787
2 165
-
-
total
787
2 165
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
8 202
7 235
9 045
8 620
After tax
11 298
12 265
10 455
10 880
Living cost
6 842
6 842
6 842
6 842
Free-cash
4 456
5 423
3 613
4 038

Estimated living cost  is ₴6842 per week

₴4183
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴631
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴158
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1869
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
₴4957
₴5223
₴7428
₴5081
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
-
-
-
19 500
unemployment
-
-
-
292
health
-
-
-
1 365
pensions
-
-
-
1 950
income
-
-
-
2 384
total
-
-
-
5 991
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.

8 779
3 494
16 318
-
health
615
245
1 142
-
pensions
878
349
1 632
-
unemployment
132
52
245
-
income
1 073
427
1 995
-
total
2 698
1 073
5 014
-
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.

8 779
3 494
16 318
-
pensions
1 712
681
3 182
-
total
1 712
681
3 182
-
Corporate
9 009
15 325
-
-
income
811
1 379
-
-
total
811
1 379
-
-
Dividends
8 199
13 946
-
-
withholding
1 558
2 650
-
-
social contributions
1 559
2 679
-
-
total
3 117
5 329
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
8 338
8 462
8 196
5 991
After tax
11 162
11 038
11 304
13 509
Living cost
6 081
6 081
6 081
6 081
Free-cash
5 081
4 957
5 223
7 428

Estimated living cost  is ₴6081 per week

₴4150
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴122
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.
₴1312
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
-₴3484
-₴3365
-₴3518
-₴6966
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
210
municipal
-
-
-
1 889
pensions
-
-
-
2 340
national
-
-
-
2 927
total
-
-
-
7 366
Employee
24 264
-
16 858
-
municipal
2 997
-
1 965
-
pensions
971
-
674
-
national
4 644
-
3 044
-
total
8 612
-
5 683
-
Employer
24 264
-
16 858
-
social contributions
261
-
181
-
pensions
1 941
-
1 349
-
total
2 202
-
1 530
-
Corporate
-
19 500
-
-
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%.

-
3 900
-
-
total
-
3 900
-
-
Dividends
-
15 600
-
-
withholding
-
3 432
-
-
total
-
3 432
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
10 814
7 332
7 213
7 366
After tax
8 686
12 168
12 287
12 134
Living cost
15 652
15 652
15 652
15 652
Free-cash
-6 966
-3 484
-3 365
-3 518

Estimated living cost  is ₴15652 per week

₴10639
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1455
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴234
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.
₴3324
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
-₴4013
-₴2583
-₴2583
-₴4753
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
-
-
-
19 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 492
income
-
-
-
2 929
total
-
-
-
4 421
Employee
24 253
-
19 500
-
social contributions
2 015
-
1 492
-
income
4 576
-
2 929
-
total
6 591
-
4 421
-
Employer
24 253
-
19 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
19 500
-
-
income
-
2 438
-
-
total
-
2 438
-
-
Dividends
-
17 062
-
-
withholding
-
3 413
-
-
total
-
3 413
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
6 591
5 851
4 421
4 421
After tax
12 909
13 649
15 079
15 079
Living cost
17 662
17 662
17 662
17 662
Free-cash
-4 753
-4 013
-2 583
-2 583

Estimated living cost  is ₴17662 per week

₴13437
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1439
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
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.
₴2617
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
-₴2680
-₴3572
-₴2470
-₴8056
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
-
-
-
19 500
regional
-
-
-
198
social contributions
-
-
-
5 015
municipal
-
-
-
116
national
-
-
-
3 558
total
-
-
-
8 887
Employee
27 556
-
19 500
-
regional
260
-
173
-
municipal
146
-
104
-
social contributions
9 292
-
6 575
-
national
4 775
-
3 137
-
total
14 473
-
9 989
-
Employer
27 556
-
19 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
19 500
-
-
nationa
-
4 680
-
-
municipal
-
761
-
-
total
-
5 441
-
-
Dividends
-
14 059
-
-
withholding
-
3 656
-
-
total
-
3 656
-
-
Income
19 500
19 500
19 500
19 500
Total tax
14 473
9 097
9 989
8 887
After tax
5 027
10 403
9 511
10 613
Living cost
13 083
13 083
13 083
13 083
Free-cash
-8 056
-2 680
-3 572
-2 470

Estimated living cost  is ₴13083 per week

₴9120
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴858
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.
₴2904
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
₴1897
₴1070
₴2165
₴1209
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
-
-
-
19 500
regional
-
-
-
294
social contributions
-
-
-
5 015
municipal
-
-
-
116
national
-
-
-
3 558
total
-
-
-
8 983
Employee
17 199
-
19 500
-
regional
232
-
262
-
municipal
91
-
104
-
social contributions
5 800
-
6 575
-
national
2 725
-
3 137
-
total
8 848
-
10 078
-
Employer
17 199
-
19 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
2 301
19 500
-
-
nationa
552
4 680
-
-
municipal
114
969
-
-
total
666
5 649
-
-
Dividends
1 634
13 851
-
-
withholding