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
₴ 24500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴8557
₴10505
₴9244
₴11666
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
-
-
-
24 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 390
income
-
-
-
169
total
-
-
-
5 559
Employee
11 106
-
21 212
-
social contributions
722
-
1 379
-
income
-
-
205
-
total
722
-
1 584
-
Employer
11 106
-
21 212
-
social contributions
1 721
-
3 288
-
total
1 721
-
3 288
-
Corporate
11 673
24 500
-
-
income
1 168
2 450
-
-
total
1 168
2 450
-
-
Dividends
10 505
22 050
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
3 611
2 450
4 872
5 559
After tax
20 889
22 050
19 628
18 941
Living cost
10 384
10 384
10 384
10 384
Free-cash
10 505
11 666
9 244
8 557

Estimated living cost  is ₴10384 per week

₴6714
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴783
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2692
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
₴2248
₴2750
-₴2339
₴2918
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
-
-
-
24 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 119
health
-
-
-
1 874
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
98
pensions
-
-
-
4 532
income
-
-
-
2 608
total
-
-
-
11 231
Employee
15 100
13 766
19 024
-
unemployment
453
413
571
-
other
151
138
190
-
income
1 345
1 015
2 470
-
pensions
1 546
1 409
1 948
-
health
584
533
736
-
total
4 079
3 508
5 915
-
Employer
15 100
13 766
19 024
-
pensions
1 895
1 728
2 387
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
453
413
571
-
other
717
654
904
-
health
571
521
719
-
accident
196
179
247
-
unemployment
453
413
571
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
76
-
total
4 345
3 963
5 475
-
Corporate
5 054
6 772
17 713
-
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.

1 263
1 693
4 428
-
total
1 263
1 693
4 428
-
Dividends
3 791
5 079
-
-
withholding
1 042
1 397
-
-
total
1 042
1 397
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
10 729
10 561
15 818
11 231
After tax
13 771
13 939
8 682
13 269
Living cost
11 021
11 021
11 021
11 021
Free-cash
2 750
2 918
-2 339
2 248

Estimated living cost  is ₴11021 per week

₴6611
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1126
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3088
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
₴1029
₴1197
-₴3504
₴1730
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
-
-
-
24 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 119
health
-
-
-
1 874
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
98
pensions
-
-
-
4 532
income
-
-
-
2 608
total
-
-
-
11 299
Employee
17 264
13 766
18 972
-
unemployment
518
413
569
-
other
172
138
189
-
income
1 965
1 015
2 455
-
pensions
1 768
1 409
1 943
-
health
668
533
734
-
total
5 091
3 508
5 890
-
Employer
17 264
13 766
18 972
-
pensions
2 167
1 728
2 381
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
518
413
569
-
other
820
654
901
-
health
652
521
717
-
accident
224
179
246
-
unemployment
518
413
569
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
76
-
total
5 036
4 031
5 527
-
Corporate
2 200
6 703
17 661
-
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.

550
1 676
4 415
-
total
550
1 676
4 415
-
Dividends
1 650
5 028
-
-
withholding
454
1 383
-
-
total
454
1 383
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
11 131
10 598
15 832
11 299
After tax
13 369
13 902
8 668
13 201
Living cost
12 172
12 172
12 172
12 172
Free-cash
1 197
1 730
-3 504
1 029

Estimated living cost  is ₴12172 per week

₴8118
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1038
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.
₴2816
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
-₴127
-₴7404
-₴2440
₴1182
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
-
-
-
24 500
national
-
-
-
7 479
communal

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

-
-
-
1 273
social contributions
-
-
-
3 280
total
-
-
-
12 032
Employee

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

24 710
-
18 976
-
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.

215
-
165
-
national
7 597
-
5 353
-
communal

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

1 289
-
990
-
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.

1 853
-
1 423
-
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.

1 161
-
892
-
total
12 115
-
8 823
-
Employer

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

24 710
-
18 976
-
surtax
2 802
-
2 151
-
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.

2 190
-
1 681
-
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.

1 520
-
1 167
-
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.

321
-
246
-
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.

361
-
277
-
total
7 194
-
5 522
-
Corporate
-
24 500
-
-
income
-
4 900
-
-
surtax
-
98
-
-
total
-
4 998
-
-
Dividends
-
19 501
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 725
-
-
total
-
5 725
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
19 309
10 723
14 345
12 032
After tax
5 191
13 777
10 155
12 468
Living cost
12 595
12 595
12 595
12 595
Free-cash
-7 404
1 182
-2 440
-127

Estimated living cost  is ₴12595 per week

₴8113
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1101
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3184
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
₴11654
₴12892
₴12222
₴14999
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
-
-
-
24 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 389
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 787
income
-
-
-
3 675
total
-
-
-
6 899
Employee
7 875
-
22 131
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
788
-
2 213
-
pensions

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

691
-
1 060
-
health
362
-
556
-
total
1 928
-
3 962
-
Employer
7 875
-
22 131
-
pensions

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

868
-
1 331
-
health
543
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 545
-
2 369
-
Corporate
15 079
24 500
-
-
income
1 508
2 450
-
-
total
1 508
2 450
-
-
Dividends
13 572
22 050
-
-
withholding
679
1 103
-
-
total
679
1 103
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
5 660
3 553
6 331
6 899
After tax
18 840
20 947
18 169
17 601
Living cost
5 948
5 948
5 948
5 948
Free-cash
12 892
14 999
12 222
11 654

Estimated living cost  is ₴5948 per week

₴3934
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴340
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴142
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.
₴1532
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
₴13068
₴14809
₴13636
₴16414
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
-
-
-
24 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 389
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 787
income
-
-
-
3 675
total
-
-
-
6 899
Employee
6 002
-
22 131
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
600
-
2 213
-
pensions

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

527
-
1 060
-
health
276
-
556
-
total
1 469
-
3 962
-
Employer
6 002
-
22 131
-
pensions

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

662
-
1 331
-
health
414
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 178
-
2 369
-
Corporate
17 320
24 500
-
-
income
1 732
2 450
-
-
total
1 732
2 450
-
-
Dividends
15 588
22 050
-
-
withholding
779
1 103
-
-
total
779
1 103
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
5 158
3 553
6 331
6 899
After tax
19 342
20 947
18 169
17 601
Living cost
4 533
4 533
4 533
4 533
Free-cash
14 809
16 414
13 636
13 068

Estimated living cost  is ₴4533 per week

₴2646
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴324
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.
₴1443
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
₴10516
₴8114
₴9432
₴8689
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
-
-
-
24 500
health
-
-
-
625
social contributions
-
-
-
3 822
income
-
-
-
1 539
total
-
-
-
5 986
Employee
26 563
26 563
26 563
-
income
2 892
2 459
2 588
-
social contributions
1 004
2 205
1 846
-
health
206
452
378
-
total
4 102
5 116
4 812
-
Employer
26 563
26 563
26 563
-
social contributions
1 004
2 205
1 846
-
health
224
492
412
-
total
1 228
2 697
2 258
-
Corporate
11 172
-
-
-
income
1 396
-
-
-
total
1 396
-
-
-
Dividends
9 776
-
-
-
withholding
1 662
-
-
-
total
1 662
-
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
8 388
7 813
7 070
5 986
After tax
16 112
16 687
17 430
18 514
Living cost
7 998
7 998
7 998
7 998
Free-cash
8 114
8 689
9 432
10 516

Estimated living cost  is ₴7998 per week

₴4793
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴785
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴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.
₴2243
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
₴7310
₴5354
₴6226
₴5483
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
-
-
-
24 500
health
-
-
-
625
social contributions
-
-
-
3 822
income
-
-
-
1 539
total
-
-
-
5 986
Employee
26 563
26 563
26 563
-
income
2 789
2 459
2 588
-
social contributions
1 291
2 205
1 846
-
health
264
452
378
-
total
4 344
5 116
4 812
-
Employer
26 563
26 563
26 563
-
social contributions
1 291
2 205
1 846
-
health
288
492
412
-
total
1 579
2 697
2 258
-
Corporate
7 373
-
-
-
income
922
-
-
-
total
922
-
-
-
Dividends
6 451
-
-
-
withholding
1 097
-
-
-
total
1 097
-
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
7 942
7 813
7 070
5 986
After tax
16 558
16 687
17 430
18 514
Living cost
11 204
11 204
11 204
11 204
Free-cash
5 354
5 483
6 226
7 310

Estimated living cost  is ₴11204 per week

₴7659
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴875
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2482
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₴3951
₴6038
₴4451
₴8886
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
-
-
-
24 500
health
-
-
-
3 307
social contributions
-
-
-
7 154
income
-
-
-
2 106
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 567
Employee
11 738
-
18 284
-
income
1 409
-
2 194
-
social contributions
763
-
1 188
-
health
1 585
-
2 468
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 757
-
5 850
-
Employer
11 738
-
18 284
-
social contributions
2 935
-
4 571
-
health
1 056
-
1 646
-
total
3 991
-
6 217
-
Corporate
8 771
24 500
-
-
income
1 666
4 655
-
-
total
1 666
4 655
-
-
Dividends
7 104
19 845
-
-
withholding
1 066
2 977
-
-
total
1 066
2 977
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
10 480
7 632
12 067
12 567
After tax
14 020
16 868
12 433
11 933
Living cost
7 982
7 982
7 982
7 982
Free-cash
6 038
8 886
4 451
3 951

Estimated living cost  is ₴7982 per week

₴5544
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴568
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴157
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.
₴1713
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
₴2097
₴3523
₴2597
₴7032
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
-
-
-
24 500
health
-
-
-
3 307
social contributions
-
-
-
7 154
income
-
-
-
2 106
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 567
Employee
14 465
-
18 284
-
income
1 736
-
2 194
-
social contributions
940
-
1 188
-
health
1 953
-
2 468
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 629
-
5 850
-
Employer
14 465
-
18 284
-
social contributions
3 616
-
4 571
-
health
1 302
-
1 646
-
total
4 918
-
6 217
-
Corporate
5 117
24 500
-
-
income
972
4 655
-
-
total
972
4 655
-
-
Dividends
4 145
19 845
-
-
withholding
622
2 977
-
-
total
622
2 977
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
11 141
7 632
12 067
12 567
After tax
13 359
16 868
12 433
11 933
Living cost
9 836
9 836
9 836
9 836
Free-cash
3 523
7 032
2 597
2 097

Estimated living cost  is ₴9836 per week

₴7315
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴545
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴170
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.
₴1806
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
-₴1077
-₴50979
-₴50979
-₴50979
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
-
-
-
24 500
national
-
-
-
2 444
pensions
-
-
-
300
municipal
-
-
-
4 213
labour market
-
-
-
1 936
total
-
-
-
8 893
Employee
70 420
70 420
70 420
-
municipal
14 995
14 995
14 995
-
national
8 603
8 603
8 603
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 626
5 626
5 626
-
total
29 324
29 324
29 324
-
Employer
70 420
70 420
70 420
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 634
5 634
5 634
-
municipal
15 019
15 019
15 019
-
national
8 618
8 618
8 618
-
total
29 471
29 471
29 471
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
58 795
58 795
58 795
8 893
After tax
-34 295
-34 295
-34 295
15 607
Living cost
16 684
16 684
16 684
16 684
Free-cash
-50 979
-50 979
-50 979
-1 077

Estimated living cost  is ₴16684 per week

₴11419
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1476
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴257
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.
₴3533
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
₴4800
₴9110
₴5778
₴11256
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
-
-
-
24 500
health
-
-
-
3 185
pensions
-
-
-
4 900
income
-
-
-
3 271
total
-
-
-
11 356
Employee
9 800
-
18 312
-
unemployment
157
-
293
-
income
1 103
-
3 531
-
pensions
196
-
366
-
total
1 456
-
4 190
-
Employer
9 800
-
18 312
-
pensions
1 960
-
3 662
-
health
1 274
-
2 380
-
unemployment
79
-
146
-
total
3 313
-
6 188
-
Corporate
11 388
24 500
-
-
income
2 277
4 900
-
-
total
2 277
4 900
-
-
Dividends
9 111
19 600
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
7 046
4 900
10 378
11 356
After tax
17 454
19 600
14 122
13 144
Living cost
8 344
8 344
8 344
8 344
Free-cash
9 110
11 256
5 778
4 800

Estimated living cost  is ₴8344 per week

₴5723
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴497
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴168
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.
₴1956
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
₴5090
₴2004
₴1510
₴3503
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

-
-
-
24 500
national
-
-
-
1 547
health
-
-
-
233
municipal
-
-
-
4 368
total
-
-
-
6 148
Employee
18 174
-
20 611
-
unemployment
273
-
309
-
municipal
2 977
-
3 373
-
national
300
-
593
-
pensions
1 227
-
1 391
-
health
136
-
173
-
total
4 913
-
5 839
-
Employer
18 174
-
20 611
-
pensions
3 153
-
3 576
-
health
140
-
159
-
accident
18
-
20
-
unemployment
118
-
134
-
total
3 429
-
3 889
-
Corporate
2 896
24 500
-
-
income
579
4 900
-
-
total
579
4 900
-
-
Dividends

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

1 738
14 700
-
-
municipal
313
2 646
-
-
national
-
189
-
-
total
313
2 835
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
9 234
7 735
9 728
6 148
After tax
15 266
16 765
14 772
18 352
Living cost
13 262
13 262
13 262
13 262
Free-cash
2 004
3 503
1 510
5 090

Estimated living cost  is ₴13262 per week

₴8663
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1276
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴211
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.
₴3113
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
₴3929
₴3618
₴4036
₴1699
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
-
-
-
24 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
212
pensions
-
-
-
6 924
social contributions
-
-
-
698
income
-
-
-
1 329
other
-
-
-
760
total
-
-
-
9 923
Employee
13 197
-
18 670
-
income
680
-
1 342
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
376
-
532
-
pensions
1 493
-
2 112
-
total
2 549
-
3 986
-
Employer
13 197
-
18 670
-
pensions
2 169
-
3 067
-
social contributions
39
-
56
-
other
456
-
644
-
health
924
-
1 307
-
unemployment
534
-
756
-
total
4 122
-
5 830
-
Corporate
7 181
24 500
-
-
income
2 011
6 860
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 011
6 860
-
-
Dividends
5 171
17 640
-
-
withholding
662
2 258
-
-
social contributions
890
3 035
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 552
5 293
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
10 234
12 153
9 816
9 923
After tax
14 266
12 347
14 684
14 577
Living cost
10 648
10 648
10 648
10 648
Free-cash
3 618
1 699
4 036
3 929

Estimated living cost  is ₴10648 per week

₴6175
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1082
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.
₴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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Nice , France
₴2758
₴2567
₴2865
₴528
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
-
-
-
24 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
212
pensions
-
-
-
6 924
social contributions
-
-
-
698
income
-
-
-
1 329
other
-
-
-
760
total
-
-
-
9 923
Employee
14 784
-
18 670
-
income
873
-
1 342
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
532
-
pensions
1 672
-
2 112
-
total
2 967
-
3 986
-
Employer
14 784
-
18 670
-
pensions
2 429
-
3 067
-
social contributions
45
-
56
-
other
510
-
644
-
health
1 035
-
1 307
-
unemployment
599
-
756
-
total
4 618
-
5 830
-
Corporate
5 099
24 500
-
-
income
1 428
6 860
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 428
6 860
-
-
Dividends
3 671
17 640
-
-
withholding
470
2 258
-
-
social contributions
631
3 035
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 101
5 293
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
10 114
12 153
9 816
9 923
After tax
14 386
12 347
14 684
14 577
Living cost
11 819
11 819
11 819
11 819
Free-cash
2 567
528
2 865
2 758

Estimated living cost  is ₴11819 per week

₴7452
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴961
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.
₴3205
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
-₴2107
-₴3892
-₴2000
-₴4337
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
-
-
-
24 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
212
pensions
-
-
-
6 924
social contributions
-
-
-
698
income
-
-
-
1 329
other
-
-
-
760
total
-
-
-
9 923
Employee
21 636
-
18 670
-
income
1 888
-
1 342
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
616
-
532
-
pensions
2 447
-
2 112
-
total
4 951
-
3 986
-
Employer
21 636
-
18 670
-
pensions
3 555
-
3 067
-
social contributions
65
-
56
-
other
747
-
644
-
health
1 514
-
1 307
-
unemployment
876
-
756
-
total
6 757
-
5 830
-
Corporate
-
24 500
-
-
income
-
6 860
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 860
-
-
Dividends
-
17 640
-
-
withholding
-
2 258
-
-
social contributions
-
3 035
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 293
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
11 708
12 153
9 816
9 923
After tax
12 792
12 347
14 684
14 577
Living cost
16 684
16 684
16 684
16 684
Free-cash
-3 892
-4 337
-2 000
-2 107

Estimated living cost  is ₴16684 per week

₴11292
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1365
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴229
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.
₴3799
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
₴22022
₴20624
₴17367
₴21042
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%.

-
-
-
24 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
245
total
-
-
-
245
Employee
2 791
-
24 500
-
income
558
-
4 900
-
total
558
-
4 900
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

21 709
24 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
21 709
24 500
-
-
withholding
1 085
1 225
-
-
total
1 085
1 225
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
1 643
1 225
4 900
245
After tax
22 857
23 275
19 600
24 255
Living cost
2 233
2 233
2 233
2 233
Free-cash
20 624
21 042
17 367
22 022

Estimated living cost  is ₴2233 per week

₴1384
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴186
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.
₴602
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
₴20776
₴19143
₴16121
₴19796
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%.

-
-
-
24 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
245
total
-
-
-
245
Employee
4 349
-
24 500
-
income
870
-
4 900
-
total
870
-
4 900
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

20 151
24 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
20 151
24 500
-
-
withholding
1 008
1 225
-
-
total
1 008
1 225
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
1 878
1 225
4 900
245
After tax
22 622
23 275
19 600
24 255
Living cost
3 479
3 479
3 479
3 479
Free-cash
19 143
19 796
16 121
20 776

Estimated living cost  is ₴3479 per week

₴2355
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴146
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴117
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.
₴862
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
₴3786
₴3851
₴4997
-₴668
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.

-
-
-
24 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
199
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.

-
-
-
2 360
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.

-
-
-
3 607
trade
-
-
-
1 211
total
-
-
-
7 377
Employee

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

17 188
-
24 500
-
income

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

1 413
-
3 607
-
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
-
199
-
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.

2 360
-
2 360
-
total
3 851
-
6 166
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 312
24 500
-
-
trade
1 050
3 516
-
-
income
1 097
3 675
-
-
chamber of commerce
63
88
-
-
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.

60
202
-
-
total
2 270
7 481
-
-
Dividends
5 043
17 019
-
-
withholding
1 129
4 123
-
-
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.

62
227
-
-
total
1 191
4 350
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
7 312
11 831
6 166
7 377
After tax
17 188
12 669
18 334
17 123
Living cost
13 337
13 337
13 337
13 337
Free-cash
3 851
-668
4 997
3 786

Estimated living cost  is ₴13337 per week

₴9200
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1435
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴193
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.
₴2508
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
₴6542
₴5775
₴7871
₴1953
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.

-
-
-
24 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
199
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.

-
-
-
2 360
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.

-
-
-
3 607
trade
-
-
-
1 329
total
-
-
-
7 495
Employee

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

13 213
-
24 500
-
income

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

369
-
3 607
-
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
-
199
-
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.

2 360
-
2 360
-
total
2 749
-
6 166
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 287
24 500
-
-
trade
1 778
3 859
-
-
income
1 693
3 675
-
-
chamber of commerce
69
88
-
-
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.

93
202
-
-
total
3 633
7 824
-
-
Dividends
7 654
16 677
-
-
withholding
1 782
4 038
-
-
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.

98
222
-
-
total
1 880
4 260
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
8 262
12 084
6 166
7 495
After tax
16 238
12 416
18 334
17 005
Living cost
10 463
10 463
10 463
10 463
Free-cash
5 775
1 953
7 871
6 542

Estimated living cost  is ₴10463 per week

₴6582
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1220
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2466
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
₴3376
₴3573
₴4764
-₴1279
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.

-
-
-
24 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
199
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.

-
-
-
2 360
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.

-
-
-
3 607
trade
-
-
-
1 388
total
-
-
-
7 554
Employee

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

17 518
-
24 500
-
income

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

1 505
-
3 607
-
surtax

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

83
-
199
-
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.

2 360
-
2 360
-
total
3 948
-
6 166
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 982
24 500
-
-
trade
1 149
4 030
-
-
income
1 048
3 675
-
-
chamber of commerce
62
87
-
-
surtax

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

58
202
-
-
total
2 317
7 994
-
-
Dividends
4 666
16 506
-
-
withholding
1 035
3 995
-
-
surtax

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

57
220
-
-
total
1 092
4 215
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
7 357
12 209
6 166
7 554
After tax
17 143
12 291
18 334
16 946
Living cost
13 570
13 570
13 570
13 570
Free-cash
3 573
-1 279
4 764
3 376

Estimated living cost  is ₴13570 per week

₴9076
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1431
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴203
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2861
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
₴1062
₴1942
₴2509
-₴3661
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.

-
-
-
24 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
199
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.

-
-
-
2 360
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.

-
-
-
3 607
trade
-
-
-
1 447
total
-
-
-
7 613
Employee

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

20 760
-
24 500
-
income

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

2 441
-
3 607
-
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
-
199
-
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.

2 360
-
2 360
-
total
4 935
-
6 166
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 740
24 500
-
-
trade
641
4 202
-
-
income
561
3 675
-
-
chamber of commerce
58
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.

31
202
-
-
total
1 291
8 166
-
-
Dividends
2 449
16 334
-
-
withholding
481
3 952
-
-
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.

26
218
-
-
total
507
4 170
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
6 733
12 336
6 166
7 613
After tax
17 767
12 164
18 334
16 887
Living cost
15 825
15 825
15 825
15 825
Free-cash
1 942
-3 661
2 509
1 062

Estimated living cost  is ₴15825 per week

₴11558
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1266
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.
₴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

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
₴5696
₴6553
₴5157
₴7652
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
-
-
-
24 500
surtax
-
-
-
349
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 740
pensions
-
-
-
4 900
income
-
-
-
3 977
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 045
Employee
11 633
-
20 239
-
unemployment
810
-
1 409
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 950
-
3 740
-
surtax
41
-
308
-
pensions
776
-
1 350
-
health
297
-
516
-
total
3 874
-
7 323
-
Employer
11 633
-
20 239
-
pensions
1 551
-
2 698
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
529
-
921
-
unemployment
369
-
642
-
total
2 449
-
4 261
-
Corporate
10 418
24 500
-
-
income
2 709
6 370
-
-
total
2 709
6 370
-
-
Dividends
7 709
18 130
-
-
withholding
1 156
2 719
-
-
total
1 156
2 719
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
10 188
9 089
11 584
11 045
After tax
14 312
15 411
12 916
13 455
Living cost
7 759
7 759
7 759
7 759
Free-cash
6 553
7 652
5 157
5 696

Estimated living cost  is ₴7759 per week

₴4685
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴675
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.
₴2220
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
₴5832
₴6711
₴5293
₴7788
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
-
-
-
24 500
surtax
-
-
-
349
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 740
pensions
-
-
-
4 900
income
-
-
-
3 977
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 045
Employee
11 424
-
20 239
-
unemployment
795
-
1 409
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 915
-
3 740
-
surtax
37
-
308
-
pensions
762
-
1 350
-
health
292
-
516
-
total
3 801
-
7 323
-
Employer
11 424
-
20 239
-
pensions
1 523
-
2 698
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
520
-
921
-
unemployment
362
-
642
-
total
2 405
-
4 261
-
Corporate
10 672
24 500
-
-
income
2 775
6 370
-
-
total
2 775
6 370
-
-
Dividends
7 897
18 130
-
-
withholding
1 185
2 719
-
-
total
1 185
2 719
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
10 166
9 089
11 584
11 045
After tax
14 334
15 411
12 916
13 455
Living cost
7 623
7 623
7 623
7 623
Free-cash
6 711
7 788
5 293
5 832

Estimated living cost  is ₴7623 per week

₴4661
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.
₴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.
₴2083
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
₴10092
₴7114
₴7322
₴6971
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
-
-
-
24 500
unemployment
-
-
-
367
health
-
-
-
1 715
pensions
-
-
-
2 450
income
-
-
-
2 995
total
-
-
-
7 527
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.

9 934
3 953
20 502
-
unemployment
149
59
308
-
income
1 214
483
2 506
-
pensions
993
395
2 050
-
health
695
277
1 435
-
total
3 051
1 214
6 299
-
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.

9 934
3 953
20 502
-
pensions
1 937
771
3 998
-
total
1 937
771
3 998
-
Corporate
12 629
19 776
-
-
income
1 137
1 780
-
-
total
1 137
1 780
-
-
Dividends
11 493
17 996
-
-
withholding
2 184
3 419
-
-
social contributions
2 196
3 464
-
-
total
4 380
6 883
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
10 505
10 648
10 297
7 527
After tax
13 995
13 852
14 203
16 973
Living cost
6 881
6 881
6 881
6 881
Free-cash
7 114
6 971
7 322
10 092

Estimated living cost  is ₴6881 per week

₴4696
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴563
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴137
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.
₴1485
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
-₴1668
-₴3787
-₴1476
-₴1441
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
-
-
-
24 500
national
-
-
-
3 790
pensions
-
-
-
2 940
social contributions
-
-
-
263
municipal
-
-
-
2 446
total
-
-
-
9 439
Employee
25 933
-
21 180
-
municipal
3 203
-
2 541
-
national
4 964
-
3 937
-
pensions
1 037
-
847
-
total
9 204
-
7 325
-
Employer
25 933
-
21 180
-
pensions
2 075
-
1 694
-
social contributions
279
-
228
-
total
2 354
-
1 922
-
Corporate
-
24 500
-
-
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%.

-
4 900
-
-
total
-
4 900
-
-
Dividends
-
19 600
-
-
withholding
-
4 312
-
-
total
-
4 312
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
11 558
9 212
9 247
9 439
After tax
12 942
15 288
15 253
15 061
Living cost
16 729
16 729
16 729
16 729
Free-cash
-3 787
-1 441
-1 476
-1 668

Estimated living cost  is ₴16729 per week

₴11370
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1555
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴250
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.
₴3553
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
-₴1236
-₴2522
-₴1236
-₴2528
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
-
-
-
24 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 968
income
-
-
-
4 090
total
-
-
-
6 058
Employee
27 021
-
24 500
-
social contributions
2 245
-
1 968
-
income
5 099
-
4 090
-
total
7 344
-
6 058
-
Employer
27 021
-
24 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
24 500
-
-
income
-
3 063
-
-
total
-
3 063
-
-
Dividends
-
21 437
-
-
withholding
-
4 287
-
-
total
-
4 287
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
7 344
7 350
6 058
6 058
After tax
17 156
17 150
18 442
18 442
Living cost
19 678
19 678
19 678
19 678
Free-cash
-2 522
-2 528
-1 236
-1 236

Estimated living cost  is ₴19678 per week

₴14971
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1603
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
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.
₴2916
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
-₴1297
-₴6201
-₴2680
-₴1505
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
-
-
-
24 500
national
-
-
-
4 520
regional
-
-
-
253
social contributions
-
-
-
6 302
municipal
-
-
-
146
total
-
-
-
11 221
Employee
30 701
-
24 500
-
municipal
163
-
130
-
national
5 320
-
3 991
-
social contributions
10 352
-
8 261
-
regional
290
-
222
-
total
16 125
-
12 604
-
Employer
30 701
-
24 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
24 500
-
-
nationa
-
5 880
-
-
municipal
-
956
-
-
total
-
6 836
-
-
Dividends
-
17 664
-
-
withholding
-
4 593
-
-
total
-
4 593
-
-
Income
24 500
24 500
24 500
24 500
Total tax
16 125
11 429
12 604
11 221
After tax
8 375
13 071
11 896
13 279
Living cost
14 576
14 576
14 576
14 576
Free-cash
-6 201
-1 505
-2 680
-1 297

Estimated living cost  is ₴14576 per week

₴10161
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.
₴224
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.
₴3236
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
₴3858
₴2805
₴2484
₴3573
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
-
-
-
24 500
national
-
-
-
4 520
regional
-
-
-
369
social contributions
-
-
-
6 302
municipal
-
-
-
146
total
-
-
-
11 337
Employee
19 162
-
24 500
-
municipal
102
-
130
-
national
3 036
-
3 991
-
social contributions
6 462
-
8 261
-
regional
258
-
329
-
total
9 858
-
12 711
-
Employer
19 162
-
24 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 338
24 500
-
-
nationa
1 281
5 880
-
-
municipal
265
1 217
-
-
total
1 546
7 097
-
-
Dividends