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
₴ 20500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴9130
₴7151
₴6576
₴8089
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 510
income
-
-
-
94
total
-
-
-
4 604
Employee
9 968
-
17 749
-
social contributions
648
-
1 154
-
income
-
-
124
-
total
648
-
1 278
-
Employer
9 968
-
17 749
-
social contributions
1 545
-
2 751
-
total
1 545
-
2 751
-
Corporate
8 987
20 500
-
-
income
898
2 050
-
-
total
898
2 050
-
-
Dividends
8 089
18 450
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
3 091
2 050
4 029
4 604
After tax
17 409
18 450
16 471
15 896
Living cost
9 320
9 320
9 320
9 320
Free-cash
8 089
9 130
7 151
6 576

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
₴1809
-₴2429
₴1307
₴1657
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
-
-
-
20 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
82
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
1 568
pensions
-
-
-
3 793
income
-
-
-
1 956
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
9 301
Employee
13 553
12 356
15 918
-
health
524
478
616
-
pensions
1 388
1 265
1 630
-
other
135
124
159
-
unemployment
407
371
478
-
income
1 207
911
1 885
-
total
3 661
3 149
4 768
-
Employer
13 553
12 356
15 918
-
pensions
1 701
1 551
1 998
-
accident
176
161
207
-
unemployment
407
371
478
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
407
371
478
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
64
-
health
512
467
602
-
other
644
587
756
-
total
3 901
3 557
4 583
-
Corporate
3 046
4 588
14 741
-
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.

761
1 147
3 686
-
total
761
1 147
3 686
-
Dividends
2 285
3 441
-
-
withholding
628
946
-
-
total
628
946
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
8 951
8 799
13 037
9 301
After tax
11 549
11 701
7 463
11 199
Living cost
9 892
9 892
9 892
9 892
Free-cash
1 657
1 809
-2 429
1 307

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
₴743
-₴3475
₴213
₴138
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
-
-
-
20 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
82
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
1 568
pensions
-
-
-
3 793
income
-
-
-
1 956
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
9 362
Employee
15 495
12 356
15 871
-
health
600
478
614
-
pensions
1 587
1 265
1 625
-
other
155
124
159
-
unemployment
465
371
476
-
income
1 764
911
1 872
-
total
4 571
3 149
4 746
-
Employer
15 495
12 356
15 871
-
pensions
1 945
1 551
1 992
-
accident
201
161
207
-
unemployment
465
371
476
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
476
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
64
-
health
585
467
600
-
other
736
587
754
-
total
4 520
3 618
4 630
-
Corporate
1 177
4 527
14 694
-
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
1 131
3 674
-
total
294
1 131
3 674
-
Dividends
191
3 395
-
-
withholding
52
934
-
-
total
52
934
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
9 437
8 832
13 050
9 362
After tax
11 063
11 668
7 450
11 138
Living cost
10 925
10 925
10 925
10 925
Free-cash
138
743
-3 475
213

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
₴231
-₴2684
-₴692
-₴8135
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 631
communal

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

-
-
-
1 072
national
-
-
-
6 184
total
-
-
-
9 887
Employee

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

22 178
-
15 878
-
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
-
746
-
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
-
1 191
-
communal

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

1 157
-
828
-
national
6 819
-
4 354
-
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
-
138
-
total
10 874
-
7 257
-
Employer

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

22 178
-
15 878
-
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
-
207
-
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
-
232
-
surtax
2 515
-
1 800
-
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
-
976
-
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
-
1 407
-
total
6 456
-
4 622
-
Corporate
-
20 500
-
-
surtax
-
82
-
-
income
-
4 100
-
-
total
-
4 182
-
-
Dividends
-
16 318
-
-
withholding

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

-
4 782
-
-
total
-
4 782
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
17 330
8 964
11 879
9 887
After tax
3 170
11 536
8 621
10 613
Living cost
11 305
11 305
11 305
11 305
Free-cash
-8 135
231
-2 684
-692

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
₴12198
₴9641
₴9205
₴10307
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
-
-
-
20 500
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
-
-
-
3 075
total
-
-
-
5 965
Employee
7 058
-
18 376
-
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
-
1 838
-
total
1 729
-
3 405
-
Employer
7 058
-
18 376
-
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
12 057
20 500
-
-
income
1 206
2 050
-
-
total
1 206
2 050
-
-
Dividends
10 851
18 450
-
-
withholding
543
922
-
-
total
543
922
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
4 863
2 972
5 529
5 965
After tax
15 637
17 528
14 971
14 535
Living cost
5 330
5 330
5 330
5 330
Free-cash
10 307
12 198
9 641
9 205

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
₴13465
₴10908
₴10472
₴12027
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
-
-
-
20 500
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
-
-
-
3 075
total
-
-
-
5 965
Employee
5 380
-
18 376
-
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
-
1 838
-
total
1 316
-
3 405
-
Employer
5 380
-
18 376
-
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
14 065
20 500
-
-
income
1 406
2 050
-
-
total
1 406
2 050
-
-
Dividends
12 658
18 450
-
-
withholding
633
922
-
-
total
633
922
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
4 410
2 972
5 529
5 965
After tax
16 090
17 528
14 971
14 535
Living cost
4 063
4 063
4 063
4 063
Free-cash
12 027
13 465
10 908
10 472

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
₴6310
₴7206
₴8524
₴6200
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 198
health
-
-
-
522
income
-
-
-
1 077
total
-
-
-
4 797
Employee
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
health
185
405
317
-
social contributions
901
1 979
1 545
-
income
2 596
2 207
2 364
-
total
3 682
4 591
4 226
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
social contributions
901
1 979
1 545
-
health
201
441
344
-
total
1 102
2 420
1 889
-
Corporate
8 537
-
-
-
income
1 067
-
-
-
total
1 067
-
-
-
Dividends
7 470
-
-
-
withholding
1 270
-
-
-
total
1 270
-
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
7 121
7 011
6 115
4 797
After tax
13 379
13 489
14 385
15 703
Living cost
7 179
7 179
7 179
7 179
Free-cash
6 200
6 310
7 206
8 524

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
₴3432
₴4328
₴5646
₴3722
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 198
health
-
-
-
522
income
-
-
-
1 077
total
-
-
-
4 797
Employee
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
health
237
405
317
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
1 545
-
income
2 504
2 207
2 364
-
total
3 900
4 591
4 226
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
1 545
-
health
258
441
344
-
total
1 417
2 420
1 889
-
Corporate
5 127
-
-
-
income
641
-
-
-
total
641
-
-
-
Dividends
4 487
-
-
-
withholding
763
-
-
-
total
763
-
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
6 721
7 011
6 115
4 797
After tax
13 779
13 489
14 385
15 703
Living cost
10 057
10 057
10 057
10 057
Free-cash
3 722
3 432
4 328
5 646

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
₴6818
₴3107
₴2689
₴4216
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 986
health
-
-
-
2 767
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
1 762
total
-
-
-
10 515
Employee
10 729
-
15 299
-
health
1 448
-
2 065
-
social contributions
697
-
994
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 288
-
1 836
-
total
3 433
-
4 895
-
Employer
10 729
-
15 299
-
social contributions
2 682
-
3 825
-
health
966
-
1 377
-
total
3 648
-
5 202
-
Corporate
6 123
20 500
-
-
income
1 163
3 895
-
-
total
1 163
3 895
-
-
Dividends
4 960
16 605
-
-
withholding
744
2 491
-
-
total
744
2 491
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
8 988
6 386
10 097
10 515
After tax
11 512
14 114
10 403
9 985
Living cost
7 296
7 296
7 296
7 296
Free-cash
4 216
6 818
3 107
2 689

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
₴5124
₴1413
₴995
₴1917
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 986
health
-
-
-
2 767
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
1 762
total
-
-
-
10 515
Employee
13 221
-
15 299
-
health
1 785
-
2 065
-
social contributions
859
-
994
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 587
-
1 836
-
total
4 231
-
4 895
-
Employer
13 221
-
15 299
-
social contributions
3 305
-
3 825
-
health
1 190
-
1 377
-
total
4 495
-
5 202
-
Corporate
2 784
20 500
-
-
income
529
3 895
-
-
total
529
3 895
-
-
Dividends
2 255
16 605
-
-
withholding
338
2 491
-
-
total
338
2 491
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
9 593
6 386
10 097
10 515
After tax
10 907
14 114
10 403
9 985
Living cost
8 990
8 990
8 990
8 990
Free-cash
1 917
5 124
1 413
995

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
-₴47235
-₴47235
-₴1835
-₴47235
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
-
-
-
20 500
labour market
-
-
-
1 618
municipal
-
-
-
3 463
pensions
-
-
-
269
national
-
-
-
2 013
total
-
-
-
7 363
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
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
52 763
52 763
52 763
7 363
After tax
-32 263
-32 263
-32 263
13 137
Living cost
14 972
14 972
14 972
14 972
Free-cash
-47 235
-47 235
-47 235
-1 835

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
₴8911
₴4333
₴3621
₴6985
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
-
-
-
20 500
health
-
-
-
2 665
pensions
-
-
-
4 100
income
-
-
-
2 625
total
-
-
-
9 390
Employee
8 796
-
15 322
-
pensions
176
-
307
-
unemployment
141
-
245
-
income
990
-
2 948
-
total
1 307
-
3 500
-
Employer
8 796
-
15 322
-
pensions
1 759
-
3 064
-
unemployment
71
-
122
-
health
1 143
-
1 992
-
total
2 973
-
5 178
-
Corporate
8 731
20 500
-
-
income
1 746
4 100
-
-
total
1 746
4 100
-
-
Dividends
6 985
16 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
6 026
4 100
8 678
9 390
After tax
14 474
16 400
11 822
11 110
Living cost
7 489
7 489
7 489
7 489
Free-cash
6 985
8 911
4 333
3 621

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
₴2165
₴622
₴3618
₴768
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

-
-
-
20 500
health
-
-
-
187
municipal
-
-
-
3 656
national
-
-
-
1 135
total
-
-
-
4 978
Employee
16 313
-
17 246
-
health
122
-
136
-
municipal
2 672
-
2 824
-
pensions
1 101
-
1 164
-
national
269
-
337
-
unemployment
245
-
259
-
total
4 409
-
4 720
-
Employer
16 313
-
17 246
-
accident
16
-
17
-
unemployment
106
-
112
-
health
125
-
133
-
pensions
2 830
-
2 992
-
total
3 077
-
3 254
-
Corporate
1 110
20 500
-
-
income
222
4 100
-
-
total
222
4 100
-
-
Dividends

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

666
12 300
-
-
municipal
120
2 214
-
-
national
-
117
-
-
total
120
2 331
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
7 828
6 431
7 974
4 978
After tax
12 672
14 069
12 526
15 522
Living cost
11 904
11 904
11 904
11 904
Free-cash
768
2 165
622
3 618

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
₴776
₴2786
₴2668
₴2497
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
584
health
-
-
-
177
pensions
-
-
-
5 827
other
-
-
-
635
income
-
-
-
1 052
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
8 275
Employee
11 845
-
15 621
-
income
611
-
1 067
-
social contributions
338
-
445
-
pensions
1 340
-
1 766
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 289
-
3 278
-
Employer
11 845
-
15 621
-
pensions
1 946
-
2 567
-
social contributions
35
-
47
-
unemployment
480
-
633
-
health
829
-
1 093
-
other
409
-
539
-
total
3 699
-
4 879
-
Corporate
4 956
20 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
1 387
5 740
-
-
total
1 387
5 740
-
-
Dividends
3 568
14 760
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
457
1 889
-
-
social contributions
614
2 538
-
-
total
1 071
4 427
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
8 446
10 167
8 157
8 275
After tax
12 054
10 333
12 343
12 225
Living cost
9 557
9 557
9 557
9 557
Free-cash
2 497
776
2 786
2 668

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
-₴275
₴1735
₴1617
₴1557
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
584
health
-
-
-
177
pensions
-
-
-
5 827
other
-
-
-
635
income
-
-
-
1 052
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
8 275
Employee
13 270
-
15 621
-
income
783
-
1 067
-
social contributions
378
-
445
-
pensions
1 500
-
1 766
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 661
-
3 278
-
Employer
13 270
-
15 621
-
pensions
2 180
-
2 567
-
social contributions
40
-
47
-
unemployment
537
-
633
-
health
929
-
1 093
-
other
458
-
539
-
total
4 144
-
4 879
-
Corporate
3 086
20 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
864
5 740
-
-
total
864
5 740
-
-
Dividends
2 222
14 760
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
284
1 889
-
-
social contributions
382
2 538
-
-
total
666
4 427
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
8 335
10 167
8 157
8 275
After tax
12 165
10 333
12 343
12 225
Living cost
10 608
10 608
10 608
10 608
Free-cash
1 557
-275
1 735
1 617

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
-₴4642
-₴2632
-₴2750
-₴4983
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
584
health
-
-
-
177
pensions
-
-
-
5 827
other
-
-
-
635
income
-
-
-
1 052
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
8 275
Employee
19 419
-
15 621
-
income
1 694
-
1 067
-
social contributions
553
-
445
-
pensions
2 196
-
1 766
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 443
-
3 278
-
Employer
19 419
-
15 621
-
pensions
3 191
-
2 567
-
social contributions
58
-
47
-
unemployment
787
-
633
-
health
1 359
-
1 093
-
other
670
-
539
-
total
6 065
-
4 879
-
Corporate
-
20 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
-
5 740
-
-
total
-
5 740
-
-
Dividends
-
14 760
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
1 889
-
-
social contributions
-
2 538
-
-
total
-
4 427
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
10 508
10 167
8 157
8 275
After tax
9 992
10 333
12 343
12 225
Living cost
14 975
14 975
14 975
14 975
Free-cash
-4 983
-4 642
-2 632
-2 750

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
₴17286
₴14211
₴18106
₴16876
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%.

-
-
-
20 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
205
total
-
-
-
205
Employee
2 736
-
20 500
-
income
547
-
4 100
-
total
547
-
4 100
-
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%.

17 764
20 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
17 764
20 500
-
-
withholding
888
1 025
-
-
total
888
1 025
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
1 435
1 025
4 100
205
After tax
19 065
19 475
16 400
20 295
Living cost
2 189
2 189
2 189
2 189
Free-cash
16 876
17 286
14 211
18 106

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
₴16064
₴12989
₴16884
₴15424
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%.

-
-
-
20 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
205
total
-
-
-
205
Employee
4 264
-
20 500
-
income
853
-
4 100
-
total
853
-
4 100
-
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%.

16 236
20 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
16 236
20 500
-
-
withholding
812
1 025
-
-
total
812
1 025
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
1 665
1 025
4 100
205
After tax
18 835
19 475
16 400
20 295
Living cost
3 411
3 411
3 411
3 411
Free-cash
15 424
16 064
12 989
16 884

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
-₴1363
₴3497
₴2624
₴2691
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.

-
-
-
20 500
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
-
-
-
873
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.

-
-
-
2 763
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.

-
-
-
152
total
-
-
-
5 906
Employee

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

15 427
-
20 500
-
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
-
152
-
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
-
2 763
-
total
3 457
-
5 033
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 073
20 500
-
-
trade
728
2 942
-
-
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.

42
169
-
-
chamber of commerce
55
77
-
-
income
761
3 075
-
-
total
1 586
6 263
-
-
Dividends
3 488
14 237
-
-
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.

42
189
-
-
withholding
754
3 441
-
-
total
796
3 630
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
5 839
9 893
5 033
5 906
After tax
14 661
10 607
15 467
14 594
Living cost
11 970
11 970
11 970
11 970
Free-cash
2 691
-1 363
3 497
2 624

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
₴1006
₴6076
₴5118
₴4435
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.

-
-
-
20 500
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
-
-
-
958
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.

-
-
-
2 763
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.

-
-
-
152
total
-
-
-
5 991
Employee

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

11 859
-
20 500
-
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
-
152
-
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
-
2 763
-
total
2 467
-
5 033
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 641
20 500
-
-
trade
1 361
3 228
-
-
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.

71
169
-
-
chamber of commerce
59
76
-
-
income
1 296
3 075
-
-
total
2 787
6 548
-
-
Dividends
5 853
13 951
-
-
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
185
-
-
withholding
1 346
3 370
-
-
total
1 420
3 555
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
6 674
10 103
5 033
5 991
After tax
13 826
10 397
15 467
14 509
Living cost
9 391
9 391
9 391
9 391
Free-cash
4 435
1 006
6 076
5 118

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
-₴1890
₴3287
₴2286
₴2468
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.

-
-
-
20 500
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
-
-
-
1 001
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.

-
-
-
2 763
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.

-
-
-
152
total
-
-
-
6 034
Employee

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

15 723
-
20 500
-
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
-
152
-
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
-
2 763
-
total
3 543
-
5 033
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 777
20 500
-
-
trade
785
3 372
-
-
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.

39
169
-
-
chamber of commerce
54
76
-
-
income
717
3 075
-
-
total
1 595
6 692
-
-
Dividends
3 181
13 808
-
-
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.

37
184
-
-
withholding
677
3 334
-
-
total
714
3 518
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
5 852
10 210
5 033
6 034
After tax
14 648
10 290
15 467
14 466
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
2 468
-1 890
3 287
2 286

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
-₴4019
₴1263
₴220
₴1010
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.

-
-
-
20 500
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
-
-
-
1 043
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.

-
-
-
2 763
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.

-
-
-
152
total
-
-
-
6 076
Employee

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

18 634
-
20 500
-
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
-
152
-
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
-
2 763
-
total
4 430
-
5 033
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
1 866
20 500
-
-
trade
320
3 516
-
-
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.

15
169
-
-
chamber of commerce
49
76
-
-
income
280
3 075
-
-
total
664
6 836
-
-
Dividends
1 201
13 665
-
-
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.

10
181
-
-
withholding
182
3 298
-
-
total
192
3 479
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
5 286
10 315
5 033
6 076
After tax
15 214
10 185
15 467
14 424
Living cost
14 204
14 204
14 204
14 204
Free-cash
1 010
-4 019
1 263
220

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
₴5931
₴3947
₴4397
₴4944
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
-
-
-
20 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 455
pensions
-
-
-
4 100
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
3 254
surtax
-
-
-
259
total
-
-
-
9 139
Employee
10 442
-
16 935
-
health
267
-
432
-
pensions
697
-
1 130
-
surtax
37
-
225
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
727
-
1 179
-
income
1 750
-
3 057
-
total
3 478
-
6 023
-
Employer
10 442
-
16 935
-
pensions
1 392
-
2 258
-
unemployment
331
-
537
-
health
475
-
771
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 198
-
3 566
-
Corporate
7 860
20 500
-
-
income
2 043
5 330
-
-
total
2 043
5 330
-
-
Dividends
5 817
15 170
-
-
withholding
873
2 275
-
-
total
873
2 275
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
8 592
7 605
9 589
9 139
After tax
11 908
12 895
10 911
11 361
Living cost
6 964
6 964
6 964
6 964
Free-cash
4 944
5 931
3 947
4 397

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
₴6053
₴4069
₴4519
₴5085
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
-
-
-
20 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 455
pensions
-
-
-
4 100
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
3 254
surtax
-
-
-
259
total
-
-
-
9 139
Employee
10 253
-
16 935
-
health
262
-
432
-
pensions
684
-
1 130
-
surtax
34
-
225
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
714
-
1 179
-
income
1 719
-
3 057
-
total
3 413
-
6 023
-
Employer
10 253
-
16 935
-
pensions
1 367
-
2 258
-
unemployment
325
-
537
-
health
467
-
771
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 159
-
3 566
-
Corporate
8 088
20 500
-
-
income
2 103
5 330
-
-
total
2 103
5 330
-
-
Dividends
5 986
15 170
-
-
withholding
898
2 275
-
-
total
898
2 275
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
8 573
7 605
9 589
9 139
After tax
11 927
12 895
10 911
11 361
Living cost
6 842
6 842
6 842
6 842
Free-cash
5 085
6 053
4 069
4 519

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
₴5516
₴5804
₴8121
₴5641
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
-
-
-
20 500
unemployment
-
-
-
307
health
-
-
-
1 435
pensions
-
-
-
2 050
income
-
-
-
2 506
total
-
-
-
6 298
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
17 155
-
health
615
245
1 201
-
pensions
878
349
1 715
-
unemployment
132
52
257
-
income
1 073
427
2 097
-
total
2 698
1 073
5 270
-
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
17 155
-
pensions
1 712
681
3 345
-
total
1 712
681
3 345
-
Corporate
10 009
16 325
-
-
income
901
1 469
-
-
total
901
1 469
-
-
Dividends
9 109
14 856
-
-
withholding
1 731
2 823
-
-
social contributions
1 736
2 857
-
-
total
3 467
5 680
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
8 778
8 903
8 615
6 298
After tax
11 722
11 597
11 885
14 202
Living cost
6 081
6 081
6 081
6 081
Free-cash
5 641
5 516
5 804
8 121

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
-₴2860
-₴2786
-₴2946
-₴5966
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
220
municipal
-
-
-
2 006
pensions
-
-
-
2 460
national
-
-
-
3 108
total
-
-
-
7 794
Employee
24 264
-
17 722
-
municipal
2 997
-
2 085
-
pensions
971
-
709
-
national
4 644
-
3 231
-
total
8 612
-
6 025
-
Employer
24 264
-
17 722
-
social contributions
261
-
191
-
pensions
1 941
-
1 418
-
total
2 202
-
1 609
-
Corporate
-
20 500
-
-
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%.

-
4 100
-
-
total
-
4 100
-
-
Dividends
-
16 400
-
-
withholding
-
3 608
-
-
total
-
3 608
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
10 814
7 708
7 634
7 794
After tax
9 686
12 792
12 866
12 706
Living cost
15 652
15 652
15 652
15 652
Free-cash
-5 966
-2 860
-2 786
-2 946

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
-₴3311
-₴1893
-₴1893
-₴3753
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
-
-
-
20 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
3 129
total
-
-
-
4 731
Employee
24 253
-
20 500
-
social contributions
2 015
-
1 602
-
income
4 576
-
3 129
-
total
6 591
-
4 731
-
Employer
24 253
-
20 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
20 500
-
-
income
-
2 562
-
-
total
-
2 562
-
-
Dividends
-
17 938
-
-
withholding
-
3 587
-
-
total
-
3 587
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
6 591
6 149
4 731
4 731
After tax
13 909
14 351
15 769
15 769
Living cost
17 662
17 662
17 662
17 662
Free-cash
-3 753
-3 311
-1 893
-1 893

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
-₴2146
-₴3104
-₴1947
-₴7056
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
-
-
-
20 500
regional
-
-
-
210
social contributions
-
-
-
5 273
municipal
-
-
-
122
national
-
-
-
3 759
total
-
-
-
9 364
Employee
27 556
-
20 500
-
regional
260
-
184
-
municipal
146
-
109
-
social contributions
9 292
-
6 912
-
national
4 775
-
3 316
-
total
14 473
-
10 521
-
Employer
27 556
-
20 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
20 500
-
-
nationa
-
4 920
-
-
municipal
-
800
-
-
total
-
5 720
-
-
Dividends
-
14 780
-
-
withholding
-
3 843
-
-
total
-
3 843
-
-
Income
20 500
20 500
20 500
20 500
Total tax
14 473
9 563
10 521
9 364
After tax
6 027
10 937
9 979
11 136
Living cost
13 083
13 083
13 083
13 083
Free-cash
-7 056
-2 146
-3 104
-1 947

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
₴2423
₴1535
₴2685
₴1734
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
-
-
-
20 500
regional
-
-
-
309
social contributions
-
-
-
5 273
municipal
-
-
-
122
national
-
-
-
3 759
total
-
-
-
9 463
Employee
17 199
-
20 500
-
regional
232
-
276
-
municipal
91
-
109
-
social contributions
5 800
-
6 912
-
national
2 725
-
3 316
-
total
8 848
-
10 613
-
Employer
17 199
-
20 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 301
20 500
-
-
nationa
792
4 920
-
-
municipal
164
1 019
-
-
total
956
5 939
-
-
Dividends
2 345
14 561
-
-