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
₴11823
₴9452
₴8793
₴10781
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
-
-
-
210
total
-
-
-
5 380
Employee
9 976
-
20 346
-
social contributions
648
-
1 323
-
income
-
-
244
-
total
648
-
1 567
-
Employer
9 976
-
20 346
-
social contributions
1 546
-
3 154
-
total
1 546
-
3 154
-
Corporate
11 978
23 500
-
-
income
1 198
2 350
-
-
total
1 198
2 350
-
-
Dividends
10 780
21 150
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
3 392
2 350
4 721
5 380
After tax
20 108
21 150
18 779
18 120
Living cost
9 327
9 327
9 327
9 327
Free-cash
10 781
11 823
9 452
8 793

Estimated living cost  is ₴9327 per week

₴6031
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.
₴2418
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
₴3433
-₴1776
₴2729
₴3281
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
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
94
unemployment
-
-
-
1 903
health
-
-
-
1 798
pensions
-
-
-
4 347
income
-
-
-
2 729
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 871
Employee
13 564
12 366
18 248
-
health
525
479
706
-
pensions
1 389
1 266
1 868
-
other
135
124
183
-
unemployment
407
371
548
-
income
1 208
912
2 551
-
total
3 664
3 152
5 856
-
Employer
13 564
12 366
18 248
-
pensions
1 702
1 552
2 290
-
accident
176
161
237
-
unemployment
407
371
548
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
407
371
548
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
73
-
health
513
468
690
-
other
644
587
867
-
total
3 903
3 559
5 253
-
Corporate
6 033
7 575
17 070
-
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.

1 508
1 894
4 267
-
total
1 508
1 894
4 267
-
Dividends
4 525
5 682
-
-
withholding
1 244
1 562
-
-
total
1 244
1 562
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 319
10 167
15 376
10 871
After tax
13 181
13 333
8 124
12 629
Living cost
9 900
9 900
9 900
9 900
Free-cash
3 281
3 433
-1 776
2 729

Estimated living cost  is ₴9900 per week

₴5939
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1011
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.
₴2773
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
₴2366
-₴2822
₴1634
₴1888
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
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
94
unemployment
-
-
-
1 903
health
-
-
-
1 798
pensions
-
-
-
4 347
income
-
-
-
2 729
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
10 932
Employee
15 507
12 366
18 201
-
health
600
479
704
-
pensions
1 588
1 266
1 864
-
other
155
124
182
-
unemployment
465
371
546
-
income
1 765
912
2 537
-
total
4 573
3 152
5 833
-
Employer
15 507
12 366
18 201
-
pensions
1 946
1 552
2 284
-
accident
201
161
237
-
unemployment
465
371
546
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
546
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
73
-
health
586
468
688
-
other
737
587
864
-
total
4 523
3 620
5 299
-
Corporate
3 469
7 514
17 023
-
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.

867
1 878
4 256
-
total
867
1 878
4 256
-
Dividends
2 602
5 636
-
-
withholding
715
1 550
-
-
total
715
1 550
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 678
10 200
15 388
10 932
After tax
12 822
13 300
8 112
12 568
Living cost
10 934
10 934
10 934
10 934
Free-cash
1 888
2 366
-2 822
1 634

Estimated living cost  is ₴10934 per week

₴7292
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴933
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴180
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2529
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
₴1893
-₴1701
₴463
-₴5159
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
-
-
-
3 259
communal

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

-
-
-
1 214
national
-
-
-
7 250
total
-
-
-
11 723
Employee

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

22 196
-
18 201
-
health

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

1 043
-
855
-
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.

1 665
-
1 365
-
communal

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

1 158
-
949
-
national
6 824
-
5 261
-
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
-
158
-
total
10 883
-
8 588
-
Employer

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

22 196
-
18 201
-
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.

289
-
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.

324
-
266
-
surtax
2 517
-
2 064
-
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.

1 365
-
1 119
-
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.

1 967
-
1 613
-
total
6 462
-
5 299
-
Corporate
-
23 500
-
-
surtax
-
94
-
-
income
-
4 700
-
-
total
-
4 794
-
-
Dividends
-
18 706
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 499
-
-
total
-
5 499
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
17 345
10 293
13 887
11 723
After tax
6 155
13 207
9 613
11 777
Living cost
11 314
11 314
11 314
11 314
Free-cash
-5 159
1 893
-1 701
463

Estimated living cost  is ₴11314 per week

₴7288
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴989
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.
₴2860
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
₴14756
₴12332
₴11746
₴12865
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
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 246
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 604
income
-
-
-
3 525
total
-
-
-
6 418
Employee
7 066
-
21 374
-
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
-
951
-
income
707
-
2 138
-
total
1 730
-
3 706
-
Employer
7 066
-
21 374
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
unemployment
42
-
65
-
health
488
-
748
-
pensions

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

779
-
1 194
-
total
1 387
-
2 126
-
Corporate
15 048
23 500
-
-
income
1 505
2 350
-
-
total
1 505
2 350
-
-
Dividends
13 543
21 150
-
-
withholding
677
1 058
-
-
total
677
1 058
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
5 299
3 408
5 832
6 418
After tax
18 201
20 092
17 668
17 082
Living cost
5 336
5 336
5 336
5 336
Free-cash
12 865
14 756
12 332
11 746

Estimated living cost  is ₴5336 per week

₴3529
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.
₴1374
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
₴16025
₴13601
₴13015
₴14585
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
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 246
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 604
income
-
-
-
3 525
total
-
-
-
6 418
Employee
5 385
-
21 374
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
health
248
-
498
-
pensions

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

473
-
951
-
income
538
-
2 138
-
total
1 318
-
3 706
-
Employer
5 385
-
21 374
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
unemployment
32
-
65
-
health
372
-
748
-
pensions

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

594
-
1 194
-
total
1 057
-
2 126
-
Corporate
17 058
23 500
-
-
income
1 706
2 350
-
-
total
1 706
2 350
-
-
Dividends
15 352
21 150
-
-
withholding
767
1 058
-
-
total
767
1 058
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
4 848
3 408
5 832
6 418
After tax
18 652
20 092
17 668
17 082
Living cost
4 067
4 067
4 067
4 067
Free-cash
14 585
16 025
13 601
13 015

Estimated living cost  is ₴4067 per week

₴2374
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.
₴1294
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
₴9299
₴9732
₴10363
₴8372
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
-
-
-
3 666
health
-
-
-
599
income
-
-
-
1 688
total
-
-
-
5 953
Employee
23 860
23 860
23 860
-
health
185
406
363
-
social contributions
902
1 980
1 771
-
income
2 598
2 209
2 284
-
total
3 685
4 595
4 418
-
Employer
23 860
23 860
23 860
-
social contributions
902
1 980
1 771
-
health
201
442
395
-
total
1 103
2 422
2 166
-
Corporate
11 528
-
-
-
income
1 441
-
-
-
total
1 441
-
-
-
Dividends
10 087
-
-
-
withholding
1 715
-
-
-
total
1 715
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
7 944
7 017
6 584
5 953
After tax
15 556
16 483
16 916
17 547
Living cost
7 184
7 184
7 184
7 184
Free-cash
8 372
9 299
9 732
10 363

Estimated living cost  is ₴7184 per week

₴4306
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴705
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.
₴2015
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
₴6419
₴6852
₴7483
₴5894
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
-
-
-
3 666
health
-
-
-
599
income
-
-
-
1 688
total
-
-
-
5 953
Employee
23 860
23 860
23 860
-
health
237
406
363
-
social contributions
1 159
1 980
1 771
-
income
2 506
2 209
2 284
-
total
3 902
4 595
4 418
-
Employer
23 860
23 860
23 860
-
social contributions
1 159
1 980
1 771
-
health
259
442
395
-
total
1 418
2 422
2 166
-
Corporate
8 115
-
-
-
income
1 015
-
-
-
total
1 015
-
-
-
Dividends
7 101
-
-
-
withholding
1 207
-
-
-
total
1 207
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
7 542
7 017
6 584
5 953
After tax
15 958
16 483
16 916
17 547
Living cost
10 064
10 064
10 064
10 064
Free-cash
5 894
6 419
6 852
7 483

Estimated living cost  is ₴10064 per week

₴6880
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴786
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.
₴2229
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
₴8888
₴4634
₴4154
₴6286
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
-
-
-
6 862
health
-
-
-
3 172
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 020
total
-
-
-
12 054
Employee
10 724
-
17 537
-
health
1 448
-
2 368
-
social contributions
697
-
1 140
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 287
-
2 104
-
total
3 432
-
5 612
-
Employer
10 724
-
17 537
-
social contributions
2 681
-
4 384
-
health
965
-
1 578
-
total
3 646
-
5 962
-
Corporate
9 130
23 500
-
-
income
1 735
4 465
-
-
total
1 735
4 465
-
-
Dividends
7 395
19 035
-
-
withholding
1 109
2 855
-
-
total
1 109
2 855
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 922
7 320
11 574
12 054
After tax
13 578
16 180
11 926
11 446
Living cost
7 292
7 292
7 292
7 292
Free-cash
6 286
8 888
4 634
4 154

Estimated living cost  is ₴7292 per week

₴5065
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.
₴1565
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
₴7194
₴2940
₴2460
₴3987
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
-
-
-
6 862
health
-
-
-
3 172
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 020
total
-
-
-
12 054
Employee
13 214
-
17 537
-
health
1 784
-
2 368
-
social contributions
859
-
1 140
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 586
-
2 104
-
total
4 229
-
5 612
-
Employer
13 214
-
17 537
-
social contributions
3 304
-
4 384
-
health
1 189
-
1 578
-
total
4 493
-
5 962
-
Corporate
5 793
23 500
-
-
income
1 101
4 465
-
-
total
1 101
4 465
-
-
Dividends
4 692
19 035
-
-
withholding
704
2 855
-
-
total
704
2 855
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 527
7 320
11 574
12 054
After tax
12 973
16 180
11 926
11 446
Living cost
8 986
8 986
8 986
8 986
Free-cash
3 987
7 194
2 940
2 460

Estimated living cost  is ₴8986 per week

₴6682
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.
₴155
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.
₴1650
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
-₴44303
-₴44303
-₴95
-₴44303
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
labour market
-
-
-
1 858
municipal
-
-
-
4 104
pensions
-
-
-
270
national
-
-
-
2 376
total
-
-
-
8 608
Employee
63 258
63 258
63 258
-
municipal
13 470
13 470
13 470
-
pensions
90
90
90
-
national
7 728
7 728
7 728
-
labour market
5 053
5 053
5 053
-
total
26 341
26 341
26 341
-
Employer
63 258
63 258
63 258
-
labour market
5 061
5 061
5 061
-
national
7 742
7 742
7 742
-
municipal
13 492
13 492
13 492
-
pensions
180
180
180
-
total
26 475
26 475
26 475
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
52 816
52 816
52 816
8 608
After tax
-29 316
-29 316
-29 316
14 892
Living cost
14 987
14 987
14 987
14 987
Free-cash
-44 303
-44 303
-44 303
-95

Estimated living cost  is ₴14987 per week

₴10258
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1326
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.
₴3174
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
₴11305
₴6050
₴5101
₴9377
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
-
-
-
3 149
total
-
-
-
10 904
Employee
8 803
-
17 563
-
pensions
176
-
352
-
unemployment
141
-
281
-
income
991
-
3 386
-
total
1 308
-
4 019
-
Employer
8 803
-
17 563
-
pensions
1 761
-
3 512
-
unemployment
71
-
141
-
health
1 144
-
2 283
-
total
2 976
-
5 936
-
Corporate
11 722
23 500
-
-
income
2 344
4 700
-
-
total
2 344
4 700
-
-
Dividends
9 378
18 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
6 628
4 700
9 955
10 904
After tax
16 872
18 800
13 545
12 596
Living cost
7 495
7 495
7 495
7 495
Free-cash
9 377
11 305
6 050
5 101

Estimated living cost  is ₴7495 per week

₴5141
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.
₴1757
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
₴4125
₴2089
₴5523
₴2834
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
health
-
-
-
233
municipal
-
-
-
4 188
national
-
-
-
1 643
total
-
-
-
6 064
Employee
16 325
-
19 769
-
health
122
-
175
-
municipal
2 674
-
3 233
-
pensions
1 102
-
1 334
-
national
270
-
728
-
unemployment
245
-
297
-
total
4 413
-
5 767
-
Employer
16 325
-
19 769
-
accident
16
-
20
-
unemployment
106
-
128
-
health
125
-
153
-
pensions
2 832
-
3 430
-
total
3 079
-
3 731
-
Corporate
4 094
23 500
-
-
income
819
4 700
-
-
total
819
4 700
-
-
Dividends

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

2 456
14 100
-
-
municipal
442
2 538
-
-
national
-
224
-
-
total
442
2 762
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
8 753
7 462
9 498
6 064
After tax
14 747
16 038
14 002
17 436
Living cost
11 913
11 913
11 913
11 913
Free-cash
2 834
4 125
2 089
5 523

Estimated living cost  is ₴11913 per week

₴7782
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1146
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴190
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.
₴2796
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
₴2279
₴4464
₴4390
₴4004
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
-
-
-
670
health
-
-
-
203
pensions
-
-
-
6 609
other
-
-
-
728
income
-
-
-
1 336
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
9 546
Employee
11 854
-
17 908
-
income
611
-
1 343
-
social contributions
338
-
510
-
pensions
1 341
-
2 026
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 290
-
3 879
-
Employer
11 854
-
17 908
-
pensions
1 948
-
2 942
-
social contributions
35
-
54
-
unemployment
480
-
725
-
health
830
-
1 254
-
other
409
-
618
-
total
3 702
-
5 593
-
Corporate
7 943
23 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
2 224
6 580
-
-
total
2 224
6 580
-
-
Dividends
5 719
16 920
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
732
2 166
-
-
social contributions
984
2 911
-
-
total
1 716
5 077
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 932
11 657
9 472
9 546
After tax
13 568
11 843
14 028
13 954
Living cost
9 564
9 564
9 564
9 564
Free-cash
4 004
2 279
4 464
4 390

Estimated living cost  is ₴9564 per week

₴5547
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴972
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.
₴2865
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
₴1227
₴3412
₴3338
₴3059
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
-
-
-
670
health
-
-
-
203
pensions
-
-
-
6 609
other
-
-
-
728
income
-
-
-
1 336
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
9 546
Employee
13 280
-
17 908
-
income
784
-
1 343
-
social contributions
379
-
510
-
pensions
1 502
-
2 026
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 665
-
3 879
-
Employer
13 280
-
17 908
-
pensions
2 182
-
2 942
-
social contributions
40
-
54
-
unemployment
538
-
725
-
health
930
-
1 254
-
other
458
-
618
-
total
4 148
-
5 593
-
Corporate
6 073
23 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
1 701
6 580
-
-
total
1 701
6 580
-
-
Dividends
4 372
16 920
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
559
2 166
-
-
social contributions
752
2 911
-
-
total
1 311
5 077
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 825
11 657
9 472
9 546
After tax
13 675
11 843
14 028
13 954
Living cost
10 616
10 616
10 616
10 616
Free-cash
3 059
1 227
3 412
3 338

Estimated living cost  is ₴10616 per week

₴6694
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.
₴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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Paris , France
-₴3144
-₴959
-₴1033
-₴2004
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
-
-
-
670
health
-
-
-
203
pensions
-
-
-
6 609
other
-
-
-
728
income
-
-
-
1 336
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
9 546
Employee
19 434
-
17 908
-
income
1 696
-
1 343
-
social contributions
554
-
510
-
pensions
2 198
-
2 026
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 448
-
3 879
-
Employer
19 434
-
17 908
-
pensions
3 193
-
2 942
-
social contributions
58
-
54
-
unemployment
787
-
725
-
health
1 360
-
1 254
-
other
671
-
618
-
total
6 069
-
5 593
-
Corporate
-
23 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
-
6 580
-
-
total
-
6 580
-
-
Dividends
-
16 920
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
2 166
-
-
social contributions
-
2 911
-
-
total
-
5 077
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 517
11 657
9 472
9 546
After tax
12 983
11 843
14 028
13 954
Living cost
14 987
14 987
14 987
14 987
Free-cash
-2 004
-3 144
-959
-1 033

Estimated living cost  is ₴14987 per week

₴10143
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1226
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴206
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3412
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
₴20133
₴16608
₴21073
₴19722
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
2 740
-
23 500
-
income
548
-
4 700
-
total
548
-
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%.

20 760
23 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
20 760
23 500
-
-
withholding
1 038
1 175
-
-
total
1 038
1 175
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
1 586
1 175
4 700
235
After tax
21 914
22 325
18 800
23 265
Living cost
2 192
2 192
2 192
2 192
Free-cash
19 722
20 133
16 608
21 073

Estimated living cost  is ₴2192 per week

₴1358
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.
₴591
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
₴18910
₴15385
₴19850
₴18270
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
4 269
-
23 500
-
income
854
-
4 700
-
total
854
-
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%.

19 231
23 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
19 231
23 500
-
-
withholding
961
1 175
-
-
total
961
1 175
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
1 815
1 175
4 700
235
After tax
21 685
22 325
18 800
23 265
Living cost
3 415
3 415
3 415
3 415
Free-cash
18 270
18 910
15 385
19 850

Estimated living cost  is ₴3415 per week

₴2311
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.
₴115
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.
₴846
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
₴165
₴5462
₴4160
₴4224
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
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.

-
-
-
2 120
trade
-
-
-
1 302
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.

-
-
-
3 732
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.

-
-
-
206
total
-
-
-
7 360
Employee

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

15 439
-
23 500
-
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.

2 120
-
2 120
-
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
-
206
-
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.

1 270
-
3 732
-
total
3 460
-
6 058
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 061
23 500
-
-
trade
1 156
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.

67
194
-
-
chamber of commerce
59
82
-
-
income
1 209
3 525
-
-
total
2 491
7 173
-
-
Dividends
5 570
16 327
-
-
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
218
-
-
withholding
1 275
3 964
-
-
total
1 345
4 182
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
7 296
11 355
6 058
7 360
After tax
16 204
12 145
17 442
16 140
Living cost
11 980
11 980
11 980
11 980
Free-cash
4 224
165
5 462
4 160

Estimated living cost  is ₴11980 per week

₴8264
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1289
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.
₴2253
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
₴2504
₴8043
₴6614
₴5936
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
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.

-
-
-
2 120
trade
-
-
-
1 429
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.

-
-
-
3 732
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.

-
-
-
206
total
-
-
-
7 487
Employee

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

11 868
-
23 500
-
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.

2 120
-
2 120
-
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
-
206
-
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.

332
-
3 732
-
total
2 470
-
6 058
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 632
23 500
-
-
trade
1 832
3 701
-
-
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.

96
194
-
-
chamber of commerce
64
81
-
-
income
1 745
3 525
-
-
total
3 737
7 501
-
-
Dividends
7 896
15 999
-
-
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.

102
214
-
-
withholding
1 856
3 882
-
-
total
1 958
4 096
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
8 165
11 597
6 058
7 487
After tax
15 335
11 903
17 442
16 013
Living cost
9 399
9 399
9 399
9 399
Free-cash
5 936
2 504
8 043
6 614

Estimated living cost  is ₴9399 per week

₴5912
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1096
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.
₴2215
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
-₴408
₴5252
₴3759
₴3953
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
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.

-
-
-
2 120
trade
-
-
-
1 493
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.

-
-
-
3 732
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.

-
-
-
206
total
-
-
-
7 551
Employee

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

15 736
-
23 500
-
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.

2 120
-
2 120
-
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
-
206
-
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.

1 352
-
3 732
-
total
3 546
-
6 058
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 764
23 500
-
-
trade
1 277
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.

64
194
-
-
chamber of commerce
58
81
-
-
income
1 165
3 525
-
-
total
2 564
7 666
-
-
Dividends
5 200
15 835
-
-
surtax

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

65
211
-
-
withholding
1 182
3 841
-
-
total
1 247
4 052
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
7 357
11 718
6 058
7 551
After tax
16 143
11 782
17 442
15 949
Living cost
12 190
12 190
12 190
12 190
Free-cash
3 953
-408
5 252
3 759

Estimated living cost  is ₴12190 per week

₴8153
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1285
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.
₴2570
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
-₴2553
₴3227
₴1671
₴2478
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
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.

-
-
-
2 120
trade
-
-
-
1 556
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.

-
-
-
3 732
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.

-
-
-
206
total
-
-
-
7 614
Employee

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

18 648
-
23 500
-
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.

2 120
-
2 120
-
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
-
206
-
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.

2 193
-
3 732
-
total
4 434
-
6 058
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 852
23 500
-
-
trade
832
4 030
-
-
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.

40
194
-
-
chamber of commerce
54
80
-
-
income
728
3 525
-
-
total
1 654
7 829
-
-
Dividends
3 198
15 671
-
-
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.

38
209
-
-
withholding
681
3 800
-
-
total
719
4 009
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
6 807
11 838
6 058
7 614
After tax
16 693
11 662
17 442
15 886
Living cost
14 215
14 215
14 215
14 215
Free-cash
2 478
-2 553
3 227
1 671

Estimated living cost  is ₴14215 per week

₴10382
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1137
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.
₴2511
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
₴7811
₴5315
₴5835
₴6825
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
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 668
pensions
-
-
-
4 700
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
3 888
surtax
-
-
-
368
total
-
-
-
10 695
Employee
10 450
-
19 413
-
health
267
-
495
-
pensions
697
-
1 295
-
surtax
37
-
329
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
727
-
1 351
-
income
1 752
-
3 659
-
total
3 480
-
7 129
-
Employer
10 450
-
19 413
-
pensions
1 393
-
2 588
-
unemployment
332
-
615
-
health
475
-
883
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 200
-
4 086
-
Corporate
10 850
23 500
-
-
income
2 821
6 110
-
-
total
2 821
6 110
-
-
Dividends
8 029
17 390
-
-
withholding
1 204
2 609
-
-
total
1 204
2 609
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 705
8 719
11 215
10 695
After tax
13 795
14 781
12 285
12 805
Living cost
6 970
6 970
6 970
6 970
Free-cash
6 825
7 811
5 315
5 835

Estimated living cost  is ₴6970 per week

₴4208
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴606
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.
₴1994
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
₴7934
₴5438
₴5958
₴6968
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
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 668
pensions
-
-
-
4 700
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
3 888
surtax
-
-
-
368
total
-
-
-
10 695
Employee
10 261
-
19 413
-
health
262
-
495
-
pensions
684
-
1 295
-
surtax
34
-
329
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
714
-
1 351
-
income
1 720
-
3 659
-
total
3 414
-
7 129
-
Employer
10 261
-
19 413
-
pensions
1 368
-
2 588
-
unemployment
325
-
615
-
health
467
-
883
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 160
-
4 086
-
Corporate
11 079
23 500
-
-
income
2 881
6 110
-
-
total
2 881
6 110
-
-
Dividends
8 198
17 390
-
-
withholding
1 230
2 609
-
-
total
1 230
2 609
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
9 685
8 719
11 215
10 695
After tax
13 815
14 781
12 285
12 805
Living cost
6 847
6 847
6 847
6 847
Free-cash
6 968
7 934
5 438
5 958

Estimated living cost  is ₴6847 per week

₴4187
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴632
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.
₴1871
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
₴7165
₴7511
₴10169
₴7294
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
-
-
-
352
health
-
-
-
1 645
pensions
-
-
-
2 350
income
-
-
-
2 873
total
-
-
-
7 220
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.

8 821
3 511
19 665
-
health
617
246
1 377
-
pensions
882
351
1 967
-
unemployment
132
53
295
-
income
1 078
429
2 404
-
total
2 709
1 079
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.

8 821
3 511
19 665
-
pensions
1 720
685
3 835
-
total
1 720
685
3 835
-
Corporate
12 958
19 305
-
-
income
1 166
1 737
-
-
total
1 166
1 737
-
-
Dividends
11 792
17 567
-
-
withholding
2 241
3 338
-
-
social contributions
2 259
3 385
-
-
total
4 500
6 723
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
10 095
10 224
9 878
7 220
After tax
13 405
13 276
13 622
16 280
Living cost
6 111
6 111
6 111
6 111
Free-cash
7 294
7 165
7 511
10 169

Estimated living cost  is ₴6111 per week

₴4170
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.
₴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.
₴1319
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
-₴1024
-₴1080
-₴1265
-₴3027
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
-
-
-
253
municipal
-
-
-
2 355
pensions
-
-
-
2 820
national
-
-
-
3 649
total
-
-
-
9 077
Employee
24 320
-
20 316
-
municipal
3 004
-
2 446
-
pensions
973
-
813
-
national
4 655
-
3 790
-
total
8 632
-
7 049
-
Employer
24 320
-
20 316
-
social contributions
261
-
218
-
pensions
1 946
-
1 625
-
total
2 207
-
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
10 839
8 836
8 892
9 077
After tax
12 661
14 664
14 608
14 423
Living cost
15 688
15 688
15 688
15 688
Free-cash
-3 027
-1 024
-1 080
-1 265

Estimated living cost  is ₴15688 per week

₴10663
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1458
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴235
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.
₴3332
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
-₴1227
-₴378
-₴378
-₴773
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
-
-
-
1 931
income
-
-
-
4 271
total
-
-
-
6 202
Employee
24 272
-
23 500
-
social contributions
2 017
-
1 931
-
income
4 580
-
4 271
-
total
6 597
-
6 202
-
Employer
24 272
-
23 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
23 500
-
-
income
-
2 938
-
-
total
-
2 938
-
-
Dividends
-
20 562
-
-
withholding
-
4 113
-
-
total
-
4 113
-
-
Income
23 500
23 500
23 500
23 500
Total tax
6 597
7 051
6 202
6 202
After tax
16 903
16 449
17 298
17 298
Living cost
17 676
17 676
17 676
17 676
Free-cash
-773
-1 227
-378
-378

Estimated living cost  is ₴17676 per week

₴13447
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.
₴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.
₴2619
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
-₴554
-₴1709
-₴489
-₴4076
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
regional
-
-
-
246
social contributions
-
-
-
6 044
municipal
-
-
-
140
national
-
-
-
4 466
total
-
-
-
10 896
Employee
27 577
-
23 500
-
regional
260
-
215
-
municipal
146
-
125
-
social contributions
9 299
-
7 924
-
national
4 778
-
3 852
-
total
14 483
-
12 116
-
Employer
27 577
-
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
14 483
10 961
12 116
10 896
After tax
9 017
12 539
11 384
12 604
Living cost
13 093
13 093
13 093
13 093
Free-cash
-4 076
-554
-1 709
-489

Estimated living cost  is ₴13093 per week

₴9127
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴859
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.
₴2907
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
₴3993
₴2924
₴4137
₴3304
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
regional
-
-
-
354
social contributions
-
-
-
6 044
municipal
-
-
-
140
national
-
-
-
4 466
total
-
-
-
11 004
Employee
17 213
-
23 500
-
regional
232
-
316
-
municipal
91
-
125
-
social contributions
5 804
-
7 924
-
national
2 727
-
3 852
-
total
8 854
-
12 217
-
Employer
17 213
-
23 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 287
23 500
-
-
nationa
1 509
5 640
-
-
municipal
313
1 168
-
-
total
1 822
6 808
-
-
Dividends
4 466