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
₴ 23500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴7754
₴9531
₴8413
₴10699
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
-
-
-
23 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 170
income
-
-
-
125
total
-
-
-
5 295
Employee
11 178
-
20 346
-
social contributions
726
-
1 322
-
income
-
-
160
-
total
726
-
1 482
-
Employer
11 178
-
20 346
-
social contributions
1 733
-
3 154
-
total
1 733
-
3 154
-
Corporate
10 590
23 500
-
-
income
1 059
2 350
-
-
total
1 059
2 350
-
-
Dividends
9 531
21 150
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
3 518
2 350
4 636
5 295
After tax
19 982
21 150
18 864
18 205
Living cost
10 451
10 451
10 451
10 451
Free-cash
9 531
10 699
8 413
7 754

Estimated living cost  is ₴10451 per week

₴6758
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴788
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2709
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
₴1711
₴2136
-₴2611
₴2307
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
-
-
-
23 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 132
health
-
-
-
1 798
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
94
pensions
-
-
-
4 347
income
-
-
-
2 326
total
-
-
-
10 697
Employee
15 198
13 856
18 247
-
unemployment
456
416
548
-
other
152
139
183
-
income
1 354
1 022
2 228
-
pensions
1 556
1 419
1 869
-
health
588
536
706
-
total
4 106
3 532
5 534
-
Employer
15 198
13 856
18 247
-
pensions
1 907
1 739
2 290
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
456
416
548
-
other
722
658
867
-
health
575
524
689
-
accident
197
180
238
-
unemployment
456
416
548
-
chamber of commerce
61
55
73
-
total
4 374
3 988
5 253
-
Corporate
3 928
5 657
16 928
-
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.

982
1 414
4 232
-
total
982
1 414
4 232
-
Dividends
2 946
4 243
-
-
withholding
810
1 167
-
-
total
810
1 167
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 272
10 101
15 019
10 697
After tax
13 228
13 399
8 481
12 803
Living cost
11 092
11 092
11 092
11 092
Free-cash
2 136
2 307
-2 611
1 711

Estimated living cost  is ₴11092 per week

₴6654
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1133
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴198
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.
₴3108
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
₴483
₴527
-₴3785
₴1110
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
-
-
-
23 500
surtax
-
-
-
69
unemployment
-
-
-
2 132
health
-
-
-
1 798
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
94
pensions
-
-
-
4 347
income
-
-
-
2 326
total
-
-
-
10 766
Employee
17 376
13 856
18 195
-
unemployment
521
416
546
-
other
174
139
182
-
income
1 978
1 022
2 213
-
pensions
1 779
1 419
1 863
-
health
672
536
704
-
total
5 124
3 532
5 508
-
Employer
17 376
13 856
18 195
-
pensions
2 181
1 739
2 284
-
surtax
69
69
69
-
payroll
521
416
546
-
other
825
658
864
-
health
656
524
688
-
accident
226
180
237
-
unemployment
521
416
546
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
73
-
total
5 068
4 057
5 307
-
Corporate
1 320
5 588
16 876
-
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.

330
1 397
4 219
-
total
330
1 397
4 219
-
Dividends
726
4 191
-
-
withholding
200
1 153
-
-
total
200
1 153
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 722
10 139
15 034
10 766
After tax
12 778
13 361
8 466
12 734
Living cost
12 251
12 251
12 251
12 251
Free-cash
527
1 110
-3 785
483

Estimated living cost  is ₴12251 per week

₴8171
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1045
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.
₴2834
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
-₴577
-₴8608
-₴2840
₴543
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
-
-
-
23 500
national
-
-
-
7 116
communal

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

-
-
-
1 227
social contributions
-
-
-
3 057
total
-
-
-
11 400
Employee

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

24 870
-
18 202
-
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.

216
-
158
-
national
7 646
-
5 037
-
communal

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

1 297
-
949
-
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.

1 865
-
1 365
-
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.

1 168
-
855
-
total
12 192
-
8 364
-
Employer

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

24 870
-
18 202
-
surtax
2 820
-
2 064
-
pensions

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

2 204
-
1 613
-
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.

1 529
-
1 119
-
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.

323
-
237
-
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.

363
-
266
-
total
7 239
-
5 299
-
Corporate
-
23 500
-
-
income
-
4 700
-
-
surtax
-
94
-
-
total
-
4 794
-
-
Dividends
-
18 707
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 486
-
-
total
-
5 486
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
19 431
10 280
13 663
11 400
After tax
4 069
13 220
9 837
12 100
Living cost
12 677
12 677
12 677
12 677
Free-cash
-8 608
543
-2 840
-577

Estimated living cost  is ₴12677 per week

₴8166
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1108
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴199
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.
₴3205
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
₴10749
₴11991
₴11263
₴14111
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
-
-
-
23 500
unemployment
-
-
-
49
health
-
-
-
1 397
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 798
income
-
-
-
3 525
total
-
-
-
6 769
Employee
7 921
-
21 117
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
134
-
income
792
-
2 112
-
pensions

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

695
-
1 067
-
health
364
-
559
-
total
1 938
-
3 872
-
Employer
7 921
-
21 117
-
pensions

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

873
-
1 338
-
health
547
-
838
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
134
-
unemployment
48
-
73
-
total
1 555
-
2 383
-
Corporate
14 025
23 500
-
-
income
1 403
2 350
-
-
total
1 403
2 350
-
-
Dividends
12 622
21 150
-
-
withholding
631
1 057
-
-
total
631
1 057
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
5 527
3 407
6 255
6 769
After tax
17 973
20 093
17 245
16 731
Living cost
5 982
5 982
5 982
5 982
Free-cash
11 991
14 111
11 263
10 749

Estimated living cost  is ₴5982 per week

₴3956
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴342
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.
₴1541
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
₴12172
₴13919
₴12686
₴15534
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
-
-
-
23 500
unemployment
-
-
-
49
health
-
-
-
1 397
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 798
income
-
-
-
3 525
total
-
-
-
6 769
Employee
6 037
-
21 117
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
134
-
income
604
-
2 112
-
pensions

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

530
-
1 067
-
health
278
-
559
-
total
1 478
-
3 872
-
Employer
6 037
-
21 117
-
pensions

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

665
-
1 338
-
health
417
-
838
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
134
-
unemployment
36
-
73
-
total
1 184
-
2 383
-
Corporate
16 278
23 500
-
-
income
1 628
2 350
-
-
total
1 628
2 350
-
-
Dividends
14 650
21 150
-
-
withholding
732
1 057
-
-
total
732
1 057
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
5 022
3 407
6 255
6 769
After tax
18 478
20 093
17 245
16 731
Living cost
4 559
4 559
4 559
4 559
Free-cash
13 919
15 534
12 686
12 172

Estimated living cost  is ₴4559 per week

₴2662
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴326
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴121
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.
₴1451
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
₴9873
₴7324
₴8513
₴7587
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
-
-
-
23 500
health
-
-
-
599
social contributions
-
-
-
3 666
income
-
-
-
1 312
total
-
-
-
5 577
Employee
26 735
26 735
26 735
-
income
2 911
2 475
2 637
-
social contributions
1 011
2 219
1 771
-
health
207
455
363
-
total
4 129
5 149
4 771
-
Employer
26 735
26 735
26 735
-
social contributions
1 011
2 219
1 771
-
health
225
495
395
-
total
1 236
2 714
2 166
-
Corporate
10 085
-
-
-
income
1 261
-
-
-
total
1 261
-
-
-
Dividends
8 825
-
-
-
withholding
1 500
-
-
-
total
1 500
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
8 126
7 863
6 937
5 577
After tax
15 374
15 637
16 563
17 923
Living cost
8 050
8 050
8 050
8 050
Free-cash
7 324
7 587
8 513
9 873

Estimated living cost  is ₴8050 per week

₴4824
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴790
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴178
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.
₴2258
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
₴6646
₴4547
₴5286
₴4360
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
-
-
-
23 500
health
-
-
-
599
social contributions
-
-
-
3 666
income
-
-
-
1 312
total
-
-
-
5 577
Employee
26 735
26 735
26 735
-
income
2 807
2 475
2 637
-
social contributions
1 299
2 219
1 771
-
health
266
455
363
-
total
4 372
5 149
4 771
-
Employer
26 735
26 735
26 735
-
social contributions
1 299
2 219
1 771
-
health
290
495
395
-
total
1 589
2 714
2 166
-
Corporate
6 262
-
-
-
income
783
-
-
-
total
783
-
-
-
Dividends
5 479
-
-
-
withholding
932
-
-
-
total
932
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
7 676
7 863
6 937
5 577
After tax
15 824
15 637
16 563
17 923
Living cost
11 277
11 277
11 277
11 277
Free-cash
4 547
4 360
5 286
6 646

Estimated living cost  is ₴11277 per week

₴7709
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴881
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.
₴2498
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
₴3404
₴5271
₴3885
₴8139
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
-
-
-
23 500
health
-
-
-
3 173
social contributions
-
-
-
6 862
income
-
-
-
2 020
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 055
Employee
11 826
-
17 537
-
income
1 419
-
2 104
-
social contributions
769
-
1 140
-
health
1 596
-
2 368
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 784
-
5 612
-
Employer
11 826
-
17 537
-
social contributions
2 956
-
4 384
-
health
1 064
-
1 578
-
total
4 020
-
5 962
-
Corporate
7 654
23 500
-
-
income
1 454
4 465
-
-
total
1 454
4 465
-
-
Dividends
6 199
19 035
-
-
withholding
930
2 855
-
-
total
930
2 855
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 188
7 320
11 574
12 055
After tax
13 312
16 180
11 926
11 445
Living cost
8 041
8 041
8 041
8 041
Free-cash
5 271
8 139
3 885
3 404

Estimated living cost  is ₴8041 per week

₴5586
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴572
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.
₴1726
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
₴1536
₴2736
₴2017
₴6271
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
-
-
-
23 500
health
-
-
-
3 173
social contributions
-
-
-
6 862
income
-
-
-
2 020
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 055
Employee
14 572
-
17 537
-
income
1 749
-
2 104
-
social contributions
947
-
1 140
-
health
1 967
-
2 368
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 663
-
5 612
-
Employer
14 572
-
17 537
-
social contributions
3 643
-
4 384
-
health
1 311
-
1 578
-
total
4 954
-
5 962
-
Corporate
3 973
23 500
-
-
income
755
4 465
-
-
total
755
4 465
-
-
Dividends
3 218
19 035
-
-
withholding
483
2 855
-
-
total
483
2 855
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 855
7 320
11 574
12 055
After tax
12 645
16 180
11 926
11 445
Living cost
9 909
9 909
9 909
9 909
Free-cash
2 736
6 271
2 017
1 536

Estimated living cost  is ₴9909 per week

₴7369
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴549
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴171
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.
₴1820
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
-₴1760
-₴52459
-₴52459
-₴52459
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
-
-
-
23 500
national
-
-
-
2 319
pensions
-
-
-
302
municipal
-
-
-
3 993
labour market
-
-
-
1 856
total
-
-
-
8 470
Employee
70 867
70 867
70 867
-
municipal
15 091
15 091
15 091
-
national
8 658
8 658
8 658
-
pensions
101
101
101
-
labour market
5 661
5 661
5 661
-
total
29 511
29 511
29 511
-
Employer
70 867
70 867
70 867
-
pensions
201
201
201
-
labour market
5 669
5 669
5 669
-
municipal
15 115
15 115
15 115
-
national
8 673
8 673
8 673
-
total
29 658
29 658
29 658
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
59 169
59 169
59 169
8 470
After tax
-35 669
-35 669
-35 669
15 030
Living cost
16 790
16 790
16 790
16 790
Free-cash
-52 459
-52 459
-52 459
-1 760

Estimated living cost  is ₴16790 per week

₴11491
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1485
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴258
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.
₴3555
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
₴4296
₴8242
₴5147
₴10402
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
-
-
-
23 500
health
-
-
-
3 055
pensions
-
-
-
4 700
income
-
-
-
3 051
total
-
-
-
10 806
Employee
9 863
-
17 563
-
unemployment
158
-
281
-
income
1 110
-
3 386
-
pensions
197
-
351
-
total
1 465
-
4 018
-
Employer
9 863
-
17 563
-
pensions
1 973
-
3 513
-
health
1 282
-
2 283
-
unemployment
79
-
141
-
total
3 334
-
5 937
-
Corporate
10 303
23 500
-
-
income
2 061
4 700
-
-
total
2 061
4 700
-
-
Dividends
8 242
18 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
6 860
4 700
9 955
10 806
After tax
16 640
18 800
13 545
12 694
Living cost
8 398
8 398
8 398
8 398
Free-cash
8 242
10 402
5 147
4 296

Estimated living cost  is ₴8398 per week

₴5760
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴500
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.
₴1969
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
₴4384
₴1216
₴951
₴2765
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

-
-
-
23 500
national
-
-
-
1 360
health
-
-
-
217
municipal
-
-
-
4 191
total
-
-
-
5 768
Employee
18 292
-
19 769
-
unemployment
274
-
296
-
municipal
2 996
-
3 236
-
national
302
-
445
-
pensions
1 234
-
1 334
-
health
137
-
159
-
total
4 943
-
5 470
-
Employer
18 292
-
19 769
-
pensions
3 174
-
3 430
-
health
141
-
152
-
accident
18
-
20
-
unemployment
119
-
129
-
total
3 452
-
3 731
-
Corporate
1 756
23 500
-
-
income
351
4 700
-
-
total
351
4 700
-
-
Dividends

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

1 054
14 100
-
-
municipal
190
2 538
-
-
national
-
149
-
-
total
190
2 687
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
8 936
7 387
9 201
5 768
After tax
14 564
16 113
14 299
17 732
Living cost
13 348
13 348
13 348
13 348
Free-cash
1 216
2 765
951
4 384

Estimated living cost  is ₴13348 per week

₴8719
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.
₴212
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.
₴3133
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
₴3287
₴3055
₴3410
₴1128
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
-
-
-
23 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
203
pensions
-
-
-
6 667
social contributions
-
-
-
670
income
-
-
-
1 228
other
-
-
-
728
total
-
-
-
9 496
Employee
13 283
-
17 908
-
income
685
-
1 244
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
379
-
510
-
pensions
1 502
-
2 026
-
total
2 566
-
3 780
-
Employer
13 283
-
17 908
-
pensions
2 183
-
2 943
-
social contributions
40
-
53
-
other
459
-
618
-
health
930
-
1 254
-
unemployment
538
-
725
-
total
4 150
-
5 593
-
Corporate
6 069
23 500
-
-
income
1 700
6 580
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 700
6 580
-
-
Dividends
4 369
16 920
-
-
withholding
560
2 165
-
-
social contributions
752
2 910
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 312
5 075
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 728
11 655
9 373
9 496
After tax
13 772
11 845
14 127
14 004
Living cost
10 717
10 717
10 717
10 717
Free-cash
3 055
1 128
3 410
3 287

Estimated living cost  is ₴10717 per week

₴6215
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1089
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴203
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3210
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
₴2109
₴2004
₴2232
-₴50
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
-
-
-
23 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
203
pensions
-
-
-
6 667
social contributions
-
-
-
670
income
-
-
-
1 228
other
-
-
-
728
total
-
-
-
9 496
Employee
14 880
-
17 908
-
income
878
-
1 244
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
424
-
510
-
pensions
1 682
-
2 026
-
total
2 984
-
3 780
-
Employer
14 880
-
17 908
-
pensions
2 445
-
2 943
-
social contributions
45
-
53
-
other
513
-
618
-
health
1 042
-
1 254
-
unemployment
602
-
725
-
total
4 647
-
5 593
-
Corporate
3 973
23 500
-
-
income
1 112
6 580
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 112
6 580
-
-
Dividends
2 860
16 920
-
-
withholding
366
2 165
-
-
social contributions
492
2 910
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
858
5 075
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 601
11 655
9 373
9 496
After tax
13 899
11 845
14 127
14 004
Living cost
11 895
11 895
11 895
11 895
Free-cash
2 004
-50
2 232
2 109

Estimated living cost  is ₴11895 per week

₴7501
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴967
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴203
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3226
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
-₴2789
-₴5077
-₴2666
-₴4948
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
-
-
-
23 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
203
pensions
-
-
-
6 667
social contributions
-
-
-
670
income
-
-
-
1 228
other
-
-
-
728
total
-
-
-
9 496
Employee
21 776
-
17 908
-
income
1 900
-
1 244
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
620
-
510
-
pensions
2 463
-
2 026
-
total
4 983
-
3 780
-
Employer
21 776
-
17 908
-
pensions
3 578
-
2 943
-
social contributions
65
-
53
-
other
752
-
618
-
health
1 524
-
1 254
-
unemployment
882
-
725
-
total
6 801
-
5 593
-
Corporate
-
23 500
-
-
income
-
6 580
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 580
-
-
Dividends
-
16 920
-
-
withholding
-
2 165
-
-
social contributions
-
2 910
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 075
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
11 784
11 655
9 373
9 496
After tax
11 716
11 845
14 127
14 004
Living cost
16 793
16 793
16 793
16 793
Free-cash
-5 077
-4 948
-2 666
-2 789

Estimated living cost  is ₴16793 per week

₴11365
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1374
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.
₴3824
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
₴21038
₴19680
₴16573
₴20098
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%.

-
-
-
23 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
235
total
-
-
-
235
Employee
2 784
-
23 500
-
income
557
-
4 700
-
total
557
-
4 700
-
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%.

20 716
23 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
20 716
23 500
-
-
withholding
1 036
1 175
-
-
total
1 036
1 175
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
1 593
1 175
4 700
235
After tax
21 907
22 325
18 800
23 265
Living cost
2 227
2 227
2 227
2 227
Free-cash
19 680
20 098
16 573
21 038

Estimated living cost  is ₴2227 per week

₴1380
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴185
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴61
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴601
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
₴19794
₴18203
₴15329
₴18854
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%.

-
-
-
23 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
235
total
-
-
-
235
Employee
4 339
-
23 500
-
income
868
-
4 700
-
total
868
-
4 700
-
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%.

19 161
23 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
19 161
23 500
-
-
withholding
958
1 175
-
-
total
958
1 175
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
1 826
1 175
4 700
235
After tax
21 674
22 325
18 800
23 265
Living cost
3 471
3 471
3 471
3 471
Free-cash
18 203
18 854
15 329
19 794

Estimated living cost  is ₴3471 per week

₴2349
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴146
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴116
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴860
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
₴3212
₴3282
₴4264
-₴1266
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.

-
-
-
23 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
179
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.

-
-
-
2 375
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.

-
-
-
3 259
trade
-
-
-
1 052
total
-
-
-
6 865
Employee

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

17 299
-
23 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

1 423
-
3 259
-
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.

79
-
179
-
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.

2 375
-
2 375
-
total
3 877
-
5 813
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 201
23 500
-
-
trade
890
3 372
-
-
income
930
3 525
-
-
chamber of commerce
62
87
-
-
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.

51
194
-
-
total
1 933
7 178
-
-
Dividends
4 267
16 321
-
-
withholding
934
3 948
-
-
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.

51
217
-
-
total
985
4 165
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
6 795
11 343
5 813
6 865
After tax
16 705
12 157
17 687
16 635
Living cost
13 423
13 423
13 423
13 423
Free-cash
3 282
-1 266
4 264
3 212

Estimated living cost  is ₴13423 per week

₴9260
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1444
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2524
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
₴6001
₴5231
₴7156
₴1385
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.

-
-
-
23 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
179
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.

-
-
-
2 375
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.

-
-
-
3 259
trade
-
-
-
1 155
total
-
-
-
6 968
Employee

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

13 298
-
23 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

371
-
3 259
-
surtax

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

20
-
179
-
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.

2 375
-
2 375
-
total
2 766
-
5 813
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
10 202
23 500
-
-
trade
1 607
3 701
-
-
income
1 530
3 525
-
-
chamber of commerce
67
86
-
-
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.

84
194
-
-
total
3 288
7 506
-
-
Dividends
6 913
15 993
-
-
withholding
1 596
3 866
-
-
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.

88
212
-
-
total
1 684
4 078
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
7 738
11 584
5 813
6 968
After tax
15 762
11 916
17 687
16 532
Living cost
10 531
10 531
10 531
10 531
Free-cash
5 231
1 385
7 156
6 001

Estimated living cost  is ₴10531 per week

₴6624
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1228
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2482
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
₴2822
₴3021
₴4029
-₴1864
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.

-
-
-
23 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
179
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.

-
-
-
2 375
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.

-
-
-
3 259
trade
-
-
-
1 207
total
-
-
-
7 020
Employee

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

17 632
-
23 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

1 515
-
3 259
-
surtax

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

83
-
179
-
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.

2 375
-
2 375
-
total
3 973
-
5 813
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 868
23 500
-
-
trade
965
3 866
-
-
income
880
3 525
-
-
chamber of commerce
61
86
-
-
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.

48
194
-
-
total
1 954
7 671
-
-
Dividends
3 913
15 829
-
-
withholding
847
3 825
-
-
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.

47
210
-
-
total
894
4 035
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
6 821
11 706
5 813
7 020
After tax
16 679
11 794
17 687
16 480
Living cost
13 658
13 658
13 658
13 658
Free-cash
3 021
-1 864
4 029
2 822

Estimated living cost  is ₴13658 per week

₴9135
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1440
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴204
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.
₴2879
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
₴501
₴1382
₴1759
-₴4255
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.

-
-
-
23 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
179
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.

-
-
-
2 375
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.

-
-
-
3 259
trade
-
-
-
1 258
total
-
-
-
7 071
Employee

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

20 895
-
23 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

2 457
-
3 259
-
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
-
179
-
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.

2 375
-
2 375
-
total
4 967
-
5 813
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
2 605
23 500
-
-
trade
447
4 030
-
-
income
391
3 525
-
-
chamber of commerce
57
86
-
-
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.

22
194
-
-
total
917
7 835
-
-
Dividends
1 689
15 665
-
-
withholding
290
3 784
-
-
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.

16
208
-
-
total
306
3 992
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
6 190
11 827
5 813
7 071
After tax
17 310
11 673
17 687
16 429
Living cost
15 928
15 928
15 928
15 928
Free-cash
1 382
-4 255
1 759
501

Estimated living cost  is ₴15928 per week

₴11633
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1274
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴207
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.
₴2814
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
₴5176
₴5867
₴4661
₴6972
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
-
-
-
23 500
surtax
-
-
-
309
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 669
pensions
-
-
-
4 700
income
-
-
-
3 758
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 515
Employee
11 709
-
19 413
-
unemployment
815
-
1 351
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 963
-
3 531
-
surtax
42
-
270
-
pensions
781
-
1 295
-
health
299
-
496
-
total
3 900
-
6 943
-
Employer
11 709
-
19 413
-
pensions
1 561
-
2 588
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
532
-
883
-
unemployment
371
-
616
-
total
2 464
-
4 087
-
Corporate
9 326
23 500
-
-
income
2 425
6 110
-
-
total
2 425
6 110
-
-
Dividends
6 902
17 390
-
-
withholding
1 035
2 609
-
-
total
1 035
2 609
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 824
8 719
11 030
10 515
After tax
13 676
14 781
12 470
12 985
Living cost
7 809
7 809
7 809
7 809
Free-cash
5 867
6 972
4 661
5 176

Estimated living cost  is ₴7809 per week

₴4715
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴679
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.
₴2235
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
₴5313
₴6027
₴4798
₴7109
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
-
-
-
23 500
surtax
-
-
-
309
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 669
pensions
-
-
-
4 700
income
-
-
-
3 758
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 515
Employee
11 498
-
19 413
-
unemployment
800
-
1 351
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 927
-
3 531
-
surtax
38
-
270
-
pensions
767
-
1 295
-
health
294
-
496
-
total
3 826
-
6 943
-
Employer
11 498
-
19 413
-
pensions
1 533
-
2 588
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
523
-
883
-
unemployment
364
-
616
-
total
2 420
-
4 087
-
Corporate
9 582
23 500
-
-
income
2 491
6 110
-
-
total
2 491
6 110
-
-
Dividends
7 091
17 390
-
-
withholding
1 064
2 609
-
-
total
1 064
2 609
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 801
8 719
11 030
10 515
After tax
13 699
14 781
12 470
12 985
Living cost
7 672
7 672
7 672
7 672
Free-cash
6 027
7 109
4 798
5 313

Estimated living cost  is ₴7672 per week

₴4691
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴708
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.
₴2096
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
₴9326
₴6484
₴6669
₴6341
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
-
-
-
23 500
unemployment
-
-
-
353
health
-
-
-
1 645
pensions
-
-
-
2 350
income
-
-
-
2 873
total
-
-
-
7 221
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.

10 037
3 994
19 665
-
unemployment
151
60
295
-
income
1 227
488
2 404
-
pensions
1 004
399
1 967
-
health
703
280
1 377
-
total
3 085
1 227
6 043
-
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.

10 037
3 994
19 665
-
pensions
1 957
779
3 835
-
total
1 957
779
3 835
-
Corporate
11 506
18 727
-
-
income
1 036
1 685
-
-
total
1 036
1 685
-
-
Dividends
10 471
17 041
-
-
withholding
1 989
3 238
-
-
social contributions
1 996
3 277
-
-
total
3 985
6 515
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 063
10 206
9 878
7 221
After tax
13 437
13 294
13 622
16 279
Living cost
6 953
6 953
6 953
6 953
Free-cash
6 484
6 341
6 669
9 326

Estimated living cost  is ₴6953 per week

₴4745
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴569
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴139
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.
₴1500
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
-₴2298
-₴4890
-₴2113
-₴2126
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
-
-
-
23 500
national
-
-
-
3 607
pensions
-
-
-
2 820
social contributions
-
-
-
253
municipal
-
-
-
2 328
total
-
-
-
9 008
Employee
26 027
-
20 316
-
municipal
3 215
-
2 419
-
national
4 982
-
3 748
-
pensions
1 041
-
813
-
total
9 238
-
6 980
-
Employer
26 027
-
20 316
-
pensions
2 082
-
1 625
-
social contributions
280
-
218
-
total
2 362
-
1 843
-
Corporate
-
23 500
-
-
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%.

-
4 700
-
-
total
-
4 700
-
-
Dividends
-
18 800
-
-
withholding
-
4 136
-
-
total
-
4 136
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
11 600
8 836
8 823
9 008
After tax
11 900
14 664
14 677
14 492
Living cost
16 790
16 790
16 790
16 790
Free-cash
-4 890
-2 126
-2 113
-2 298

Estimated living cost  is ₴16790 per week

₴11412
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1561
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴251
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3566
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
-₴1812
-₴3697
-₴1812
-₴3355
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
-
-
-
23 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 853
income
-
-
-
3 653
total
-
-
-
5 506
Employee
27 197
-
23 500
-
social contributions
2 259
-
1 853
-
income
5 132
-
3 653
-
total
7 391
-
5 506
-
Employer
27 197
-
23 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
23 500
-
-
income
-
2 937
-
-
total
-
2 937
-
-
Dividends
-
20 563
-
-
withholding
-
4 112
-
-
total
-
4 112
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
7 391
7 049
5 506
5 506
After tax
16 109
16 451
17 994
17 994
Living cost
19 806
19 806
19 806
19 806
Free-cash
-3 697
-3 355
-1 812
-1 812

Estimated living cost  is ₴19806 per week

₴15068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1614
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.
₴2935
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
-₴1913
-₴7400
-₴3241
-₴2132
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
-
-
-
23 500
national
-
-
-
4 317
regional
-
-
-
241
social contributions
-
-
-
6 044
municipal
-
-
-
140
total
-
-
-
10 742
Employee
30 900
-
23 500
-
municipal
164
-
125
-
national
5 354
-
3 810
-
social contributions
10 419
-
7 924
-
regional
292
-
211
-
total
16 229
-
12 070
-
Employer
30 900
-
23 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
23 500
-
-
nationa
-
5 640
-
-
municipal
-
916
-
-
total
-
6 556
-
-
Dividends
-
16 944
-
-
withholding
-
4 405
-
-
total
-
4 405
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
16 229
10 961
12 070
10 742
After tax
7 271
12 539
11 430
12 758
Living cost
14 671
14 671
14 671
14 671
Free-cash
-7 400
-2 132
-3 241
-1 913

Estimated living cost  is ₴14671 per week

₴10227
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴962
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴225
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.
₴3257
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
₴3278
₴2214
₴1959
₴2986
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
-
-
-
23 500
national
-
-
-
4 317
regional
-
-
-
355
social contributions
-
-
-
6 044
municipal
-
-
-
140
total
-
-
-
10 856
Employee
19 286
-
23 500
-
municipal
102
-
125
-
national
3 056
-
3 810
-
social contributions
6 504
-
7 924
-
regional
260
-
316
-
total
9 922
-
12 175
-
Employer
19 286
-
23 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 214
23 500
-
-
nationa
1 011
5 640
-
-
municipal
209
1 168
-
-
total
1 220
6 808
-
-
Dividends
2 993