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
₴ 24000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴8234
₴10113
₴8906
₴11267
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
-
-
-
24 000
social contributions
-
-
-
5 280
income
-
-
-
153
total
-
-
-
5 433
Employee
11 051
-
20 779
-
social contributions
718
-
1 351
-
income
-
-
189
-
total
718
-
1 540
-
Employer
11 051
-
20 779
-
social contributions
1 713
-
3 221
-
total
1 713
-
3 221
-
Corporate
11 236
24 000
-
-
income
1 123
2 400
-
-
total
1 123
2 400
-
-
Dividends
10 113
21 600
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
3 554
2 400
4 761
5 433
After tax
20 446
21 600
19 239
18 567
Living cost
10 333
10 333
10 333
10 333
Free-cash
10 113
11 267
8 906
8 234

Estimated living cost  is ₴10333 per week

₴6681
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴779
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴194
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2678
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
₴2055
₴2527
-₴2412
₴2699
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
-
-
-
24 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 108
health
-
-
-
1 836
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
96
pensions
-
-
-
4 440
income
-
-
-
2 498
total
-
-
-
10 978
Employee
15 026
13 699
18 637
-
unemployment
451
411
559
-
other
150
137
187
-
income
1 339
1 010
2 373
-
pensions
1 539
1 402
1 909
-
health
581
530
721
-
total
4 060
3 490
5 749
-
Employer
15 026
13 699
18 637
-
pensions
1 886
1 720
2 339
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
451
411
559
-
other
714
650
885
-
health
568
518
705
-
accident
195
178
242
-
unemployment
451
411
559
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
74
-
total
4 325
3 943
5 363
-
Corporate
4 650
6 359
17 332
-
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.

1 162
1 590
4 333
-
total
1 162
1 590
4 333
-
Dividends
3 487
4 769
-
-
withholding
959
1 311
-
-
total
959
1 311
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
10 506
10 334
15 445
10 978
After tax
13 494
13 666
8 555
13 022
Living cost
10 967
10 967
10 967
10 967
Free-cash
2 527
2 699
-2 412
2 055

Estimated living cost  is ₴10967 per week

₴6579
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1120
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴196
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3072
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
₴842
₴985
-₴3574
₴1517
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
-
-
-
24 000
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 108
health
-
-
-
1 836
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
96
pensions
-
-
-
4 440
income
-
-
-
2 498
total
-
-
-
11 046
Employee
17 179
13 699
18 584
-
unemployment
515
411
558
-
other
172
137
186
-
income
1 956
1 010
2 358
-
pensions
1 759
1 402
1 903
-
health
665
530
720
-
total
5 067
3 490
5 725
-
Employer
17 179
13 699
18 584
-
pensions
2 156
1 720
2 332
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
515
411
558
-
other
816
650
883
-
health
649
518
703
-
accident
223
178
241
-
unemployment
515
411
558
-
chamber of commerce
68
55
74
-
total
5 010
4 011
5 417
-
Corporate
1 810
6 291
17 279
-
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.

453
1 573
4 320
-
total
453
1 573
4 320
-
Dividends
1 357
4 718
-
-
withholding
373
1 297
-
-
total
373
1 297
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
10 903
10 371
15 462
11 046
After tax
13 097
13 629
8 538
12 954
Living cost
12 112
12 112
12 112
12 112
Free-cash
985
1 517
-3 574
842

Estimated living cost  is ₴12112 per week

₴8078
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1033
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.
₴2802
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
-₴274
-₴7745
-₴2555
₴965
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
-
-
-
24 000
national
-
-
-
7 308
communal

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

-
-
-
1 249
social contributions
-
-
-
3 184
total
-
-
-
11 741
Employee

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

24 588
-
18 588
-
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.

214
-
162
-
national
7 559
-
5 212
-
communal

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

1 282
-
969
-
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.

1 844
-
1 394
-
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.

1 155
-
874
-
total
12 054
-
8 611
-
Employer

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

24 588
-
18 588
-
surtax
2 788
-
2 108
-
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.

2 179
-
1 647
-
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.

1 512
-
1 144
-
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.

320
-
241
-
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.

359
-
271
-
total
7 158
-
5 411
-
Corporate
-
24 000
-
-
income
-
4 800
-
-
surtax
-
96
-
-
total
-
4 896
-
-
Dividends
-
19 104
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 606
-
-
total
-
5 606
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
19 212
10 502
14 022
11 741
After tax
4 788
13 498
9 978
12 259
Living cost
12 533
12 533
12 533
12 533
Free-cash
-7 745
965
-2 555
-274

Estimated living cost  is ₴12533 per week

₴8073
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.
₴196
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3168
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
₴11271
₴12503
₴11817
₴14600
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
-
-
-
24 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 382
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 779
income
-
-
-
3 600
total
-
-
-
6 809
Employee
7 839
-
21 642
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
income
784
-
2 164
-
pensions

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

688
-
1 056
-
health
361
-
553
-
total
1 919
-
3 905
-
Employer
7 839
-
21 642
-
pensions

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

864
-
1 325
-
health
541
-
829
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 538
-
2 358
-
Corporate
14 623
24 000
-
-
income
1 462
2 400
-
-
total
1 462
2 400
-
-
Dividends
13 161
21 600
-
-
withholding
658
1 080
-
-
total
658
1 080
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
5 577
3 480
6 263
6 809
After tax
18 423
20 520
17 737
17 191
Living cost
5 920
5 920
5 920
5 920
Free-cash
12 503
14 600
11 817
11 271

Estimated living cost  is ₴5920 per week

₴3916
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴339
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴141
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.
₴1525
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
₴12679
₴14410
₴13225
₴16008
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
-
-
-
24 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 382
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 779
income
-
-
-
3 600
total
-
-
-
6 809
Employee
5 975
-
21 642
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
income
597
-
2 164
-
pensions

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

525
-
1 056
-
health
275
-
553
-
total
1 463
-
3 905
-
Employer
5 975
-
21 642
-
pensions

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

658
-
1 325
-
health
412
-
829
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 172
-
2 358
-
Corporate
16 853
24 000
-
-
income
1 685
2 400
-
-
total
1 685
2 400
-
-
Dividends
15 168
21 600
-
-
withholding
758
1 080
-
-
total
758
1 080
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
5 078
3 480
6 263
6 809
After tax
18 922
20 520
17 737
17 191
Living cost
4 512
4 512
4 512
4 512
Free-cash
14 410
16 008
13 225
12 679

Estimated living cost  is ₴4512 per week

₴2634
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴322
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴120
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1436
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
₴10232
₴7799
₴9065
₴8268
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
-
-
-
24 000
health
-
-
-
612
social contributions
-
-
-
3 744
income
-
-
-
1 453
total
-
-
-
5 809
Employee
26 432
26 432
26 432
-
income
2 878
2 447
2 586
-
social contributions
999
2 194
1 808
-
health
205
449
371
-
total
4 082
5 090
4 765
-
Employer
26 432
26 432
26 432
-
social contributions
999
2 194
1 808
-
health
222
489
403
-
total
1 221
2 683
2 211
-
Corporate
10 737
-
-
-
income
1 342
-
-
-
total
1 342
-
-
-
Dividends
9 395
-
-
-
withholding
1 597
-
-
-
total
1 597
-
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
8 242
7 773
6 976
5 809
After tax
15 758
16 227
17 024
18 191
Living cost
7 959
7 959
7 959
7 959
Free-cash
7 799
8 268
9 065
10 232

Estimated living cost  is ₴7959 per week

₴4770
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴781
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴176
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2232
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
₴7042
₴5053
₴5875
₴5078
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
-
-
-
24 000
health
-
-
-
612
social contributions
-
-
-
3 744
income
-
-
-
1 453
total
-
-
-
5 809
Employee
26 432
26 432
26 432
-
income
2 776
2 447
2 586
-
social contributions
1 284
2 194
1 808
-
health
263
449
371
-
total
4 323
5 090
4 765
-
Employer
26 432
26 432
26 432
-
social contributions
1 284
2 194
1 808
-
health
286
489
403
-
total
1 570
2 683
2 211
-
Corporate
6 957
-
-
-
income
870
-
-
-
total
870
-
-
-
Dividends
6 087
-
-
-
withholding
1 035
-
-
-
total
1 035
-
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
7 798
7 773
6 976
5 809
After tax
16 202
16 227
17 024
18 191
Living cost
11 149
11 149
11 149
11 149
Free-cash
5 053
5 078
5 875
7 042

Estimated living cost  is ₴11149 per week

₴7622
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴871
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴187
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.
₴2470
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
₴3752
₴5755
₴4242
₴8587
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
-
-
-
24 000
health
-
-
-
3 240
social contributions
-
-
-
7 008
income
-
-
-
2 063
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 311
Employee
11 672
-
17 910
-
income
1 401
-
2 149
-
social contributions
759
-
1 164
-
health
1 576
-
2 418
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 736
-
5 731
-
Employer
11 672
-
17 910
-
social contributions
2 918
-
4 478
-
health
1 050
-
1 612
-
total
3 968
-
6 090
-
Corporate
8 360
24 000
-
-
income
1 588
4 560
-
-
total
1 588
4 560
-
-
Dividends
6 771
19 440
-
-
withholding
1 016
2 916
-
-
total
1 016
2 916
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
10 308
7 476
11 821
12 311
After tax
13 692
16 524
12 179
11 689
Living cost
7 937
7 937
7 937
7 937
Free-cash
5 755
8 587
4 242
3 752

Estimated living cost  is ₴7937 per week

₴5513
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴565
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴156
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1703
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
₴1909
₴3255
₴2399
₴6744
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
-
-
-
24 000
health
-
-
-
3 240
social contributions
-
-
-
7 008
income
-
-
-
2 063
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 311
Employee
14 383
-
17 910
-
income
1 726
-
2 149
-
social contributions
935
-
1 164
-
health
1 942
-
2 418
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 603
-
5 731
-
Employer
14 383
-
17 910
-
social contributions
3 596
-
4 478
-
health
1 294
-
1 612
-
total
4 890
-
6 090
-
Corporate
4 727
24 000
-
-
income
898
4 560
-
-
total
898
4 560
-
-
Dividends
3 829
19 440
-
-
withholding
574
2 916
-
-
total
574
2 916
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
10 965
7 476
11 821
12 311
After tax
13 035
16 524
12 179
11 689
Living cost
9 780
9 780
9 780
9 780
Free-cash
3 255
6 744
2 399
1 909

Estimated living cost  is ₴9780 per week

₴7273
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴542
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.
₴1796
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
-₴1291
-₴51092
-₴51092
-₴51092
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
-
-
-
24 000
national
-
-
-
2 386
pensions
-
-
-
299
municipal
-
-
-
4 112
labour market
-
-
-
1 896
total
-
-
-
8 693
Employee
70 056
70 056
70 056
-
municipal
14 918
14 918
14 918
-
national
8 559
8 559
8 559
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 597
5 597
5 597
-
total
29 174
29 174
29 174
-
Employer
70 056
70 056
70 056
-
pensions
199
199
199
-
labour market
5 605
5 605
5 605
-
municipal
14 942
14 942
14 942
-
national
8 574
8 574
8 574
-
total
29 320
29 320
29 320
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
58 494
58 494
58 494
8 693
After tax
-34 494
-34 494
-34 494
15 307
Living cost
16 598
16 598
16 598
16 598
Free-cash
-51 092
-51 092
-51 092
-1 291

Estimated living cost  is ₴16598 per week

₴11360
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1468
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴255
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.
₴3515
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
₴4601
₴8763
₴5530
₴10897
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
-
-
-
24 000
health
-
-
-
3 120
pensions
-
-
-
4 800
income
-
-
-
3 176
total
-
-
-
11 096
Employee
9 751
-
17 937
-
unemployment
156
-
287
-
income
1 098
-
3 458
-
pensions
195
-
359
-
total
1 449
-
4 104
-
Employer
9 751
-
17 937
-
pensions
1 950
-
3 587
-
health
1 267
-
2 332
-
unemployment
78
-
144
-
total
3 295
-
6 063
-
Corporate
10 952
24 000
-
-
income
2 190
4 800
-
-
total
2 190
4 800
-
-
Dividends
8 762
19 200
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
6 934
4 800
10 167
11 096
After tax
17 066
19 200
13 833
12 904
Living cost
8 303
8 303
8 303
8 303
Free-cash
8 763
10 897
5 530
4 601

Estimated living cost  is ₴8303 per week

₴5695
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴494
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴167
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.
₴1947
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
₴4823
₴1734
₴1315
₴3236
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

-
-
-
24 000
national
-
-
-
1 475
health
-
-
-
226
municipal
-
-
-
4 279
total
-
-
-
5 980
Employee
18 085
-
20 190
-
unemployment
271
-
303
-
municipal
2 962
-
3 305
-
national
299
-
540
-
pensions
1 220
-
1 363
-
health
135
-
168
-
total
4 887
-
5 679
-
Employer
18 085
-
20 190
-
pensions
3 138
-
3 503
-
health
139
-
155
-
accident
18
-
20
-
unemployment
117
-
131
-
total
3 412
-
3 809
-
Corporate
2 503
24 000
-
-
income
500
4 800
-
-
total
500
4 800
-
-
Dividends

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

1 502
14 400
-
-
municipal
270
2 592
-
-
national
-
175
-
-
total
270
2 767
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
9 069
7 567
9 488
5 980
After tax
14 931
16 433
14 512
18 020
Living cost
13 197
13 197
13 197
13 197
Free-cash
1 734
3 236
1 315
4 823

Estimated living cost  is ₴13197 per week

₴8620
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1269
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴210
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.
₴3098
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
₴3692
₴3412
₴3802
₴1501
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
-
-
-
24 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
208
pensions
-
-
-
6 791
social contributions
-
-
-
684
income
-
-
-
1 286
other
-
-
-
744
total
-
-
-
9 713
Employee
13 132
-
18 289
-
income
677
-
1 301
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
374
-
521
-
pensions
1 485
-
2 069
-
total
2 536
-
3 891
-
Employer
13 132
-
18 289
-
pensions
2 158
-
3 005
-
social contributions
39
-
55
-
other
453
-
631
-
health
919
-
1 281
-
unemployment
532
-
740
-
total
4 101
-
5 712
-
Corporate
6 767
24 000
-
-
income
1 894
6 720
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 894
6 720
-
-
Dividends
4 872
17 280
-
-
withholding
624
2 212
-
-
social contributions
838
2 972
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 462
5 184
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
9 993
11 904
9 603
9 713
After tax
14 007
12 096
14 397
14 287
Living cost
10 595
10 595
10 595
10 595
Free-cash
3 412
1 501
3 802
3 692

Estimated living cost  is ₴10595 per week

₴6145
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1076
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.
₴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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Nice , France
₴2526
₴2366
₴2636
₴335
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
-
-
-
24 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
208
pensions
-
-
-
6 791
social contributions
-
-
-
684
income
-
-
-
1 286
other
-
-
-
744
total
-
-
-
9 713
Employee
14 712
-
18 289
-
income
868
-
1 301
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
419
-
521
-
pensions
1 663
-
2 069
-
total
2 950
-
3 891
-
Employer
14 712
-
18 289
-
pensions
2 417
-
3 005
-
social contributions
44
-
55
-
other
508
-
631
-
health
1 030
-
1 281
-
unemployment
596
-
740
-
total
4 595
-
5 712
-
Corporate
4 694
24 000
-
-
income
1 314
6 720
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 314
6 720
-
-
Dividends
3 380
17 280
-
-
withholding
432
2 212
-
-
social contributions
582
2 972
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 014
5 184
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
9 873
11 904
9 603
9 713
After tax
14 127
12 096
14 397
14 287
Living cost
11 761
11 761
11 761
11 761
Free-cash
2 366
335
2 636
2 526

Estimated living cost  is ₴11761 per week

₴7416
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴956
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴200
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3189
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
-₴2315
-₴4253
-₴2205
-₴4506
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
-
-
-
24 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
208
pensions
-
-
-
6 791
social contributions
-
-
-
684
income
-
-
-
1 286
other
-
-
-
744
total
-
-
-
9 713
Employee
21 529
-
18 289
-
income
1 878
-
1 301
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
613
-
521
-
pensions
2 435
-
2 069
-
total
4 926
-
3 891
-
Employer
21 529
-
18 289
-
pensions
3 538
-
3 005
-
social contributions
65
-
55
-
other
743
-
631
-
health
1 507
-
1 281
-
unemployment
872
-
740
-
total
6 725
-
5 712
-
Corporate
-
24 000
-
-
income
-
6 720
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 720
-
-
Dividends
-
17 280
-
-
withholding
-
2 212
-
-
social contributions
-
2 972
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 184
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
11 651
11 904
9 603
9 713
After tax
12 349
12 096
14 397
14 287
Living cost
16 602
16 602
16 602
16 602
Free-cash
-4 253
-4 506
-2 205
-2 315

Estimated living cost  is ₴16602 per week

₴11236
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1358
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴228
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.
₴3780
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
₴21536
₴20159
₴16976
₴20576
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%.

-
-
-
24 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
240
total
-
-
-
240
Employee
2 780
-
24 000
-
income
556
-
4 800
-
total
556
-
4 800
-
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%.

21 220
24 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
21 220
24 000
-
-
withholding
1 061
1 200
-
-
total
1 061
1 200
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
1 617
1 200
4 800
240
After tax
22 383
22 800
19 200
23 760
Living cost
2 224
2 224
2 224
2 224
Free-cash
20 159
20 576
16 976
21 536

Estimated living cost  is ₴2224 per week

₴1378
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.
₴600
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
₴20294
₴18685
₴15734
₴19334
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%.

-
-
-
24 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
240
total
-
-
-
240
Employee
4 332
-
24 000
-
income
866
-
4 800
-
total
866
-
4 800
-
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%.

19 668
24 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
19 668
24 000
-
-
withholding
983
1 200
-
-
total
983
1 200
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
1 849
1 200
4 800
240
After tax
22 151
22 800
19 200
23 760
Living cost
3 466
3 466
3 466
3 466
Free-cash
18 685
19 334
15 734
20 294

Estimated living cost  is ₴3466 per week

₴2345
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴145
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.
₴859
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
₴3573
₴3637
₴4724
-₴859
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.

-
-
-
24 000
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.

-
-
-
190
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.

-
-
-
2 348
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.

-
-
-
3 467
trade
-
-
-
1 151
total
-
-
-
7 156
Employee

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

17 103
-
24 000
-
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.

1 406
-
3 467
-
surtax

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

78
-
190
-
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.

2 348
-
2 348
-
total
3 832
-
6 005
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 897
24 000
-
-
trade
990
3 444
-
-
income
1 035
3 600
-
-
chamber of commerce
63
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.

57
198
-
-
total
2 145
7 329
-
-
Dividends
4 753
16 670
-
-
withholding
1 057
4 037
-
-
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.

58
222
-
-
total
1 115
4 259
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
7 092
11 588
6 005
7 156
After tax
16 908
12 412
17 995
16 844
Living cost
13 271
13 271
13 271
13 271
Free-cash
3 637
-859
4 724
3 573

Estimated living cost  is ₴13271 per week

₴9155
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1428
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴192
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.
₴2496
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
₴6320
₴5556
₴7583
₴1753
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.

-
-
-
24 000
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.

-
-
-
190
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.

-
-
-
2 348
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.

-
-
-
3 467
trade
-
-
-
1 263
total
-
-
-
7 268
Employee

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

13 148
-
24 000
-
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.

367
-
3 467
-
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
-
190
-
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.

2 348
-
2 348
-
total
2 735
-
6 005
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
10 852
24 000
-
-
trade
1 709
3 780
-
-
income
1 628
3 600
-
-
chamber of commerce
68
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.

89
198
-
-
total
3 494
7 665
-
-
Dividends
7 358
16 335
-
-
withholding
1 709
3 953
-
-
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.

94
217
-
-
total
1 803
4 170
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
8 032
11 835
6 005
7 268
After tax
15 968
12 165
17 995
16 732
Living cost
10 412
10 412
10 412
10 412
Free-cash
5 556
1 753
7 583
6 320

Estimated living cost  is ₴10412 per week

₴6549
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1214
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴194
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2454
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
₴3172
₴3369
₴4491
-₴1462
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.

-
-
-
24 000
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.

-
-
-
190
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.

-
-
-
2 348
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.

-
-
-
3 467
trade
-
-
-
1 319
total
-
-
-
7 324
Employee

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

17 432
-
24 000
-
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.

1 498
-
3 467
-
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.

82
-
190
-
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.

2 348
-
2 348
-
total
3 928
-
6 005
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 568
24 000
-
-
trade
1 080
3 948
-
-
income
985
3 600
-
-
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.

54
198
-
-
total
2 180
7 832
-
-
Dividends
4 387
16 168
-
-
withholding
966
3 911
-
-
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.

53
215
-
-
total
1 019
4 126
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
7 127
11 958
6 005
7 324
After tax
16 873
12 042
17 995
16 676
Living cost
13 504
13 504
13 504
13 504
Free-cash
3 369
-1 462
4 491
3 172

Estimated living cost  is ₴13504 per week

₴9031
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1424
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2847
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
₴873
₴1746
₴2248
-₴3829
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.

-
-
-
24 000
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.

-
-
-
190
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.

-
-
-
2 348
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.

-
-
-
3 467
trade
-
-
-
1 375
total
-
-
-
7 380
Employee

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

20 658
-
24 000
-
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.

2 429
-
3 467
-
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.

134
-
190
-
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.

2 348
-
2 348
-
total
4 911
-
6 005
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 342
24 000
-
-
trade
573
4 116
-
-
income
501
3 600
-
-
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.

27
198
-
-
total
1 158
8 000
-
-
Dividends
2 183
15 999
-
-
withholding
415
3 869
-
-
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.

23
213
-
-
total
438
4 082
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
6 507
12 082
6 005
7 380
After tax
17 493
11 918
17 995
16 620
Living cost
15 747
15 747
15 747
15 747
Free-cash
1 746
-3 829
2 248
873

Estimated living cost  is ₴15747 per week

₴11501
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1260
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴205
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2782
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
₴5487
₴6282
₴4959
₴7375
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
-
-
-
24 000
surtax
-
-
-
333
unemployment
-
-
-
78
health
-
-
-
1 704
pensions
-
-
-
4 800
income
-
-
-
3 877
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 792
Employee
11 576
-
19 826
-
unemployment
806
-
1 380
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 941
-
3 645
-
surtax
41
-
294
-
pensions
772
-
1 322
-
health
296
-
506
-
total
3 856
-
7 147
-
Employer
11 576
-
19 826
-
pensions
1 543
-
2 643
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
526
-
902
-
unemployment
367
-
628
-
total
2 436
-
4 173
-
Corporate
9 987
24 000
-
-
income
2 597
6 240
-
-
total
2 597
6 240
-
-
Dividends
7 390
17 760
-
-
withholding
1 108
2 664
-
-
total
1 108
2 664
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
9 997
8 904
11 320
10 792
After tax
14 003
15 096
12 680
13 208
Living cost
7 721
7 721
7 721
7 721
Free-cash
6 282
7 375
4 959
5 487

Estimated living cost  is ₴7721 per week

₴4661
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴671
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴179
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2209
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
₴5623
₴6444
₴5095
₴7511
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
-
-
-
24 000
surtax
-
-
-
333
unemployment
-
-
-
78
health
-
-
-
1 704
pensions
-
-
-
4 800
income
-
-
-
3 877
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 792
Employee
11 367
-
19 826
-
unemployment
791
-
1 380
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 905
-
3 645
-
surtax
37
-
294
-
pensions
758
-
1 322
-
health
290
-
506
-
total
3 781
-
7 147
-
Employer
11 367
-
19 826
-
pensions
1 515
-
2 643
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
517
-
902
-
unemployment
360
-
628
-
total
2 392
-
4 173
-
Corporate
10 240
24 000
-
-
income
2 662
6 240
-
-
total
2 662
6 240
-
-
Dividends
7 578
17 760
-
-
withholding
1 136
2 664
-
-
total
1 136
2 664
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
9 971
8 904
11 320
10 792
After tax
14 029
15 096
12 680
13 208
Living cost
7 585
7 585
7 585
7 585
Free-cash
6 444
7 511
5 095
5 623

Estimated living cost  is ₴7585 per week

₴4638
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴700
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.
₴2072
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
₴9801
₴6888
₴7089
₴6746
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
-
-
-
24 000
unemployment
-
-
-
360
health
-
-
-
1 680
pensions
-
-
-
2 400
income
-
-
-
2 934
total
-
-
-
7 374
Employee

As of 2018, the minimum salary of a managing director was set at 180,500 HUF per month.

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

9 852
3 921
20 084
-
unemployment
148
59
301
-
income
1 204
479
2 455
-
pensions
985
392
2 008
-
health
690
274
1 406
-
total
3 027
1 204
6 170
-
Employer

As of 2018, the minimum salary of a managing director was set at 180,500 HUF per month.

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

9 852
3 921
20 084
-
pensions
1 921
765
3 916
-
total
1 921
765
3 916
-
Corporate
12 227
19 314
-
-
income
1 100
1 738
-
-
total
1 100
1 738
-
-
Dividends
11 126
17 576
-
-
withholding
2 114
3 339
-
-
social contributions
2 125
3 383
-
-
total
4 239
6 722
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
10 287
10 429
10 086
7 374
After tax
13 713
13 571
13 914
16 626
Living cost
6 825
6 825
6 825
6 825
Free-cash
6 888
6 746
7 089
9 801

Estimated living cost  is ₴6825 per week

₴4657
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴558
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴136
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.
₴1473
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
-₴1873
-₴4140
-₴1685
-₴1666
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
-
-
-
24 000
national
-
-
-
3 703
pensions
-
-
-
2 880
social contributions
-
-
-
258
municipal
-
-
-
2 390
total
-
-
-
9 231
Employee
25 799
-
20 748
-
municipal
3 187
-
2 483
-
national
4 938
-
3 847
-
pensions
1 032
-
830
-
total
9 157
-
7 160
-
Employer
25 799
-
20 748
-
pensions
2 064
-
1 660
-
social contributions
277
-
223
-
total
2 341
-
1 883
-
Corporate
-
24 000
-
-
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%.

-
4 800
-
-
total
-
4 800
-
-
Dividends
-
19 200
-
-
withholding
-
4 224
-
-
total
-
4 224
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
11 498
9 024
9 043
9 231
After tax
12 502
14 976
14 957
14 769
Living cost
16 642
16 642
16 642
16 642
Free-cash
-4 140
-1 666
-1 685
-1 873

Estimated living cost  is ₴16642 per week

₴11312
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1547
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴249
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.
₴3535
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
-₴1415
-₴2889
-₴1415
-₴2781
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
-
-
-
24 000
social contributions
-
-
-
1 916
income
-
-
-
3 918
total
-
-
-
5 834
Employee
26 888
-
24 000
-
social contributions
2 234
-
1 916
-
income
5 074
-
3 918
-
total
7 308
-
5 834
-
Employer
26 888
-
24 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
24 000
-
-
income
-
3 000
-
-
total
-
3 000
-
-
Dividends
-
21 000
-
-
withholding
-
4 200
-
-
total
-
4 200
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
7 308
7 200
5 834
5 834
After tax
16 692
16 800
18 166
18 166
Living cost
19 581
19 581
19 581
19 581
Free-cash
-2 889
-2 781
-1 415
-1 415

Estimated living cost  is ₴19581 per week

₴14897
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1596
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴187
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.
₴2902
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
-₴1491
-₴6550
-₴2845
-₴1700
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
-
-
-
24 000
national
-
-
-
4 422
regional
-
-
-
248
social contributions
-
-
-
6 173
municipal
-
-
-
143
total
-
-
-
10 986
Employee
30 550
-
24 000
-
municipal
162
-
127
-
national
5 294
-
3 903
-
social contributions
10 301
-
8 093
-
regional
288
-
217
-
total
16 045
-
12 340
-
Employer
30 550
-
24 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
24 000
-
-
nationa
-
5 760
-
-
municipal
-
936
-
-
total
-
6 696
-
-
Dividends
-
17 304
-
-
withholding
-
4 499
-
-
total
-
4 499
-
-
Income
24 000
24 000
24 000
24 000
Total tax
16 045
11 195
12 340
10 986
After tax
7 955
12 805
11 660
13 014
Living cost
14 505
14 505
14 505
14 505
Free-cash
-6 550
-1 700
-2 845
-1 491

Estimated living cost  is ₴14505 per week

₴10111
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴951
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴222
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.
₴3220
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
₴3640
₴2591
₴2294
₴3354
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
-
-
-
24 000
national
-
-
-
4 422
regional
-
-
-
362
social contributions
-
-
-
6 173
municipal
-
-
-
143
total
-
-
-
11 100
Employee
19 068
-
24 000
-
municipal
101
-
127
-
national
3 021
-
3 903
-
social contributions
6 430
-
8 093
-
regional
257
-
323
-
total
9 809
-
12 446
-
Employer
19 068
-
24 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 932
24 000
-
-
nationa
1 184
5 760
-
-
municipal
245
1 193
-
-
total
1 429
6 953
-
-
Dividends
3 503