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
₴ 25000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴8917
₴10944
₴9619
₴12105
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
-
-
-
25 000
social contributions
-
-
-
5 500
income
-
-
-
188
total
-
-
-
5 688
Employee
11 117
-
21 645
-
social contributions
722
-
1 407
-
income
-
-
224
-
total
722
-
1 631
-
Employer
11 117
-
21 645
-
social contributions
1 723
-
3 355
-
total
1 723
-
3 355
-
Corporate
12 160
25 000
-
-
income
1 216
2 500
-
-
total
1 216
2 500
-
-
Dividends
10 944
22 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
3 661
2 500
4 986
5 688
After tax
21 339
22 500
20 014
19 312
Living cost
10 395
10 395
10 395
10 395
Free-cash
10 944
12 105
9 619
8 917

Estimated living cost  is ₴10395 per week

₴6721
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴784
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.
₴2694
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
₴2476
₴3011
-₴2237
₴3182
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
-
-
-
25 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 121
health
-
-
-
1 912
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
100
pensions
-
-
-
4 625
income
-
-
-
2 734
total
-
-
-
11 492
Employee
15 116
13 781
19 412
-
unemployment
453
413
582
-
other
151
138
194
-
income
1 347
1 016
2 578
-
pensions
1 548
1 411
1 988
-
health
585
534
751
-
total
4 084
3 512
6 093
-
Employer
15 116
13 781
19 412
-
pensions
1 897
1 730
2 437
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
453
413
582
-
other
718
654
922
-
health
572
521
734
-
accident
196
179
253
-
unemployment
453
413
582
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
77
-
total
4 349
3 965
5 587
-
Corporate
5 534
7 253
18 101
-
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.

1 383
1 813
4 525
-
total
1 383
1 813
4 525
-
Dividends
4 151
5 440
-
-
withholding
1 141
1 496
-
-
total
1 141
1 496
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
10 957
10 786
16 205
11 492
After tax
14 043
14 214
8 795
13 508
Living cost
11 032
11 032
11 032
11 032
Free-cash
3 011
3 182
-2 237
2 476

Estimated living cost  is ₴11032 per week

₴6618
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1127
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.
₴3091
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
₴1255
₴1456
-₴3406
₴1992
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
-
-
-
25 000
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 121
health
-
-
-
1 912
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
100
pensions
-
-
-
4 625
income
-
-
-
2 734
total
-
-
-
11 560
Employee
17 281
13 781
19 359
-
unemployment
518
413
581
-
other
173
138
194
-
income
1 967
1 016
2 563
-
pensions
1 770
1 411
1 982
-
health
669
534
749
-
total
5 097
3 512
6 069
-
Employer
17 281
13 781
19 359
-
pensions
2 169
1 730
2 429
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
518
413
581
-
other
821
654
920
-
health
653
521
732
-
accident
224
179
252
-
unemployment
518
413
581
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
77
-
total
5 040
4 033
5 640
-
Corporate
2 677
7 185
18 047
-
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.

669
1 796
4 512
-
total
669
1 796
4 512
-
Dividends
2 008
5 389
-
-
withholding
553
1 482
-
-
total
553
1 482
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
11 359
10 823
16 221
11 560
After tax
13 641
14 177
8 779
13 440
Living cost
12 185
12 185
12 185
12 185
Free-cash
1 456
1 992
-3 406
1 255

Estimated living cost  is ₴12185 per week

₴8127
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1039
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.
₴2818
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
₴56
-₴6936
-₴2288
₴1448
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
-
-
-
25 000
national
-
-
-
7 656
communal

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

-
-
-
1 297
social contributions
-
-
-
3 383
total
-
-
-
12 336
Employee

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

24 735
-
19 364
-
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
-
169
-
national
7 605
-
5 503
-
communal

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

1 290
-
1 010
-
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.

1 855
-
1 452
-
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.

1 162
-
910
-
total
12 127
-
9 044
-
Employer

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

24 735
-
19 364
-
surtax
2 805
-
2 196
-
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.

2 192
-
1 715
-
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.

1 521
-
1 190
-
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.

322
-
252
-
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
-
283
-
total
7 201
-
5 636
-
Corporate
-
25 000
-
-
income
-
5 000
-
-
surtax
-
100
-
-
total
-
5 100
-
-
Dividends
-
19 901
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 844
-
-
total
-
5 844
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
19 328
10 944
14 680
12 336
After tax
5 672
14 056
10 320
12 664
Living cost
12 608
12 608
12 608
12 608
Free-cash
-6 936
1 448
-2 288
56

Estimated living cost  is ₴12608 per week

₴8121
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1102
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴198
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3187
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
₴12081
₴13323
₴12675
₴15429
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
-
-
-
25 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 388
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 787
income
-
-
-
3 750
total
-
-
-
6 973
Employee
7 873
-
22 631
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
787
-
2 263
-
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
-
555
-
total
1 927
-
4 011
-
Employer
7 873
-
22 631
-
pensions

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

868
-
1 330
-
health
543
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 545
-
2 368
-
Corporate
15 582
25 000
-
-
income
1 558
2 500
-
-
total
1 558
2 500
-
-
Dividends
14 024
22 500
-
-
withholding
701
1 125
-
-
total
701
1 125
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
5 731
3 625
6 379
6 973
After tax
19 269
21 375
18 621
18 027
Living cost
5 946
5 946
5 946
5 946
Free-cash
13 323
15 429
12 675
12 081

Estimated living cost  is ₴5946 per week

₴3933
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.
₴1531
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
₴13495
₴15238
₴14089
₴16843
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
-
-
-
25 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 388
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 787
income
-
-
-
3 750
total
-
-
-
6 973
Employee
6 001
-
22 631
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
600
-
2 263
-
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
-
555
-
total
1 469
-
4 011
-
Employer
6 001
-
22 631
-
pensions

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

661
-
1 330
-
health
414
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 177
-
2 368
-
Corporate
17 822
25 000
-
-
income
1 782
2 500
-
-
total
1 782
2 500
-
-
Dividends
16 040
22 500
-
-
withholding
802
1 125
-
-
total
802
1 125
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
5 230
3 625
6 379
6 973
After tax
19 770
21 375
18 621
18 027
Living cost
4 532
4 532
4 532
4 532
Free-cash
15 238
16 843
14 089
13 495

Estimated living cost  is ₴4532 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.
₴1442
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
₴10819
₴8468
₴9842
₴9175
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
-
-
-
25 000
health
-
-
-
637
social contributions
-
-
-
3 900
income
-
-
-
1 638
total
-
-
-
6 175
Employee
26 590
26 590
26 590
-
income
2 895
2 461
2 578
-
social contributions
1 005
2 207
1 884
-
health
206
452
386
-
total
4 106
5 120
4 848
-
Employer
26 590
26 590
26 590
-
social contributions
1 005
2 207
1 884
-
health
224
492
420
-
total
1 229
2 699
2 304
-
Corporate
11 658
-
-
-
income
1 457
-
-
-
total
1 457
-
-
-
Dividends
10 201
-
-
-
withholding
1 734
-
-
-
total
1 734
-
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
8 526
7 819
7 152
6 175
After tax
16 474
17 181
17 848
18 825
Living cost
8 006
8 006
8 006
8 006
Free-cash
8 468
9 175
9 842
10 819

Estimated living cost  is ₴8006 per week

₴4798
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.
₴2246
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
₴7609
₴5705
₴6632
₴5965
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
-
-
-
25 000
health
-
-
-
637
social contributions
-
-
-
3 900
income
-
-
-
1 638
total
-
-
-
6 175
Employee
26 590
26 590
26 590
-
income
2 792
2 461
2 578
-
social contributions
1 292
2 207
1 884
-
health
264
452
386
-
total
4 348
5 120
4 848
-
Employer
26 590
26 590
26 590
-
social contributions
1 292
2 207
1 884
-
health
288
492
420
-
total
1 580
2 699
2 304
-
Corporate
7 855
-
-
-
income
982
-
-
-
total
982
-
-
-
Dividends
6 873
-
-
-
withholding
1 169
-
-
-
total
1 169
-
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
8 079
7 819
7 152
6 175
After tax
16 921
17 181
17 848
18 825
Living cost
11 216
11 216
11 216
11 216
Free-cash
5 705
5 965
6 632
7 609

Estimated living cost  is ₴11216 per week

₴7667
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴876
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.
₴2484
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
₴4185
₴6370
₴4695
₴9221
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
-
-
-
25 000
health
-
-
-
3 375
social contributions
-
-
-
7 300
income
-
-
-
2 149
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 824
Employee
11 752
-
18 657
-
income
1 410
-
2 239
-
social contributions
764
-
1 213
-
health
1 587
-
2 519
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 761
-
5 971
-
Employer
11 752
-
18 657
-
social contributions
2 938
-
4 664
-
health
1 058
-
1 679
-
total
3 996
-
6 343
-
Corporate
9 253
25 000
-
-
income
1 758
4 750
-
-
total
1 758
4 750
-
-
Dividends
7 495
20 250
-
-
withholding
1 124
3 038
-
-
total
1 124
3 038
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
10 639
7 788
12 314
12 824
After tax
14 361
17 212
12 686
12 176
Living cost
7 991
7 991
7 991
7 991
Free-cash
6 370
9 221
4 695
4 185

Estimated living cost  is ₴7991 per week

₴5551
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.
₴1715
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
₴2329
₴3853
₴2839
₴7365
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
-
-
-
25 000
health
-
-
-
3 375
social contributions
-
-
-
7 300
income
-
-
-
2 149
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 824
Employee
14 481
-
18 657
-
income
1 738
-
2 239
-
social contributions
941
-
1 213
-
health
1 955
-
2 519
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 634
-
5 971
-
Employer
14 481
-
18 657
-
social contributions
3 620
-
4 664
-
health
1 303
-
1 679
-
total
4 923
-
6 343
-
Corporate
5 595
25 000
-
-
income
1 063
4 750
-
-
total
1 063
4 750
-
-
Dividends
4 532
20 250
-
-
withholding
680
3 038
-
-
total
680
3 038
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
11 300
7 788
12 314
12 824
After tax
13 700
17 212
12 686
12 176
Living cost
9 847
9 847
9 847
9 847
Free-cash
3 853
7 365
2 839
2 329

Estimated living cost  is ₴9847 per week

₴7323
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴546
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.
₴1808
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
-₴802
-₴50561
-₴50561
-₴50561
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
-
-
-
25 000
national
-
-
-
2 504
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
4 319
labour market
-
-
-
1 976
total
-
-
-
9 100
Employee
70 496
70 496
70 496
-
municipal
15 012
15 012
15 012
-
national
8 612
8 612
8 612
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 632
5 632
5 632
-
total
29 356
29 356
29 356
-
Employer
70 496
70 496
70 496
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 640
5 640
5 640
-
municipal
15 036
15 036
15 036
-
national
8 627
8 627
8 627
-
total
29 503
29 503
29 503
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
58 859
58 859
58 859
9 100
After tax
-33 859
-33 859
-33 859
15 900
Living cost
16 702
16 702
16 702
16 702
Free-cash
-50 561
-50 561
-50 561
-802

Estimated living cost  is ₴16702 per week

₴11431
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1477
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.
₴3537
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
₴5048
₴9500
₴6058
₴11648
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
-
-
-
25 000
health
-
-
-
3 250
pensions
-
-
-
5 000
income
-
-
-
3 350
total
-
-
-
11 600
Employee
9 810
-
18 684
-
unemployment
157
-
299
-
income
1 104
-
3 602
-
pensions
196
-
373
-
total
1 457
-
4 274
-
Employer
9 810
-
18 684
-
pensions
1 962
-
3 737
-
health
1 275
-
2 429
-
unemployment
79
-
150
-
total
3 316
-
6 316
-
Corporate
11 874
25 000
-
-
income
2 375
5 000
-
-
total
2 375
5 000
-
-
Dividends
9 500
20 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
7 148
5 000
10 590
11 600
After tax
17 852
20 000
14 410
13 400
Living cost
8 352
8 352
8 352
8 352
Free-cash
9 500
11 648
6 058
5 048

Estimated living cost  is ₴8352 per week

₴5729
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.
₴1958
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
₴5398
₴2335
₴1744
₴3817
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

-
-
-
25 000
national
-
-
-
1 629
health
-
-
-
241
municipal
-
-
-
4 456
total
-
-
-
6 326
Employee
18 193
-
21 031
-
unemployment
273
-
316
-
municipal
2 980
-
3 441
-
national
301
-
656
-
pensions
1 228
-
1 419
-
health
136
-
180
-
total
4 918
-
6 012
-
Employer
18 193
-
21 031
-
pensions
3 156
-
3 649
-
health
140
-
162
-
accident
18
-
21
-
unemployment
118
-
136
-
total
3 432
-
3 968
-
Corporate
3 374
25 000
-
-
income
675
5 000
-
-
total
675
5 000
-
-
Dividends

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

2 025
15 000
-
-
municipal
364
2 700
-
-
national
-
207
-
-
total
364
2 907
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
9 389
7 907
9 980
6 326
After tax
15 611
17 093
15 020
18 674
Living cost
13 276
13 276
13 276
13 276
Free-cash
2 335
3 817
1 744
5 398

Estimated living cost  is ₴13276 per week

₴8672
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1277
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.
₴3116
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
₴4207
₴3861
₴4307
₴1941
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
-
-
-
25 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
217
pensions
-
-
-
7 055
social contributions
-
-
-
712
income
-
-
-
1 375
other
-
-
-
775
total
-
-
-
10 134
Employee
13 211
-
19 050
-
income
681
-
1 387
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
543
-
pensions
1 494
-
2 154
-
total
2 552
-
4 084
-
Employer
13 211
-
19 050
-
pensions
2 171
-
3 130
-
social contributions
39
-
57
-
other
456
-
658
-
health
925
-
1 333
-
unemployment
535
-
772
-
total
4 126
-
5 950
-
Corporate
7 664
25 000
-
-
income
2 146
7 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 146
7 000
-
-
Dividends
5 518
18 000
-
-
withholding
706
2 304
-
-
social contributions
950
3 096
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 656
5 400
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
10 480
12 400
10 034
10 134
After tax
14 520
12 600
14 966
14 866
Living cost
10 659
10 659
10 659
10 659
Free-cash
3 861
1 941
4 307
4 207

Estimated living cost  is ₴10659 per week

₴6182
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1083
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.
₴3193
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
₴3035
₴2812
₴3135
₴769
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
-
-
-
25 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
217
pensions
-
-
-
7 055
social contributions
-
-
-
712
income
-
-
-
1 375
other
-
-
-
775
total
-
-
-
10 134
Employee
14 800
-
19 050
-
income
873
-
1 387
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
543
-
pensions
1 673
-
2 154
-
total
2 968
-
4 084
-
Employer
14 800
-
19 050
-
pensions
2 431
-
3 130
-
social contributions
45
-
57
-
other
511
-
658
-
health
1 036
-
1 333
-
unemployment
599
-
772
-
total
4 622
-
5 950
-
Corporate
5 579
25 000
-
-
income
1 562
7 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 562
7 000
-
-
Dividends
4 017
18 000
-
-
withholding
514
2 304
-
-
social contributions
691
3 096
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 205
5 400
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
10 357
12 400
10 034
10 134
After tax
14 643
12 600
14 966
14 866
Living cost
11 831
11 831
11 831
11 831
Free-cash
2 812
769
3 135
3 035

Estimated living cost  is ₴11831 per week

₴7460
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴962
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴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.
₴3208
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
-₴1836
-₴3423
-₴1736
-₴4102
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
-
-
-
25 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
217
pensions
-
-
-
7 055
social contributions
-
-
-
712
income
-
-
-
1 375
other
-
-
-
775
total
-
-
-
10 134
Employee
21 658
-
19 050
-
income
1 890
-
1 387
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
617
-
543
-
pensions
2 450
-
2 154
-
total
4 957
-
4 084
-
Employer
21 658
-
19 050
-
pensions
3 559
-
3 130
-
social contributions
65
-
57
-
other
747
-
658
-
health
1 516
-
1 333
-
unemployment
877
-
772
-
total
6 764
-
5 950
-
Corporate
-
25 000
-
-
income
-
7 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 000
-
-
Dividends
-
18 000
-
-
withholding
-
2 304
-
-
social contributions
-
3 096
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 400
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
11 721
12 400
10 034
10 134
After tax
13 279
12 600
14 966
14 866
Living cost
16 702
16 702
16 702
16 702
Free-cash
-3 423
-4 102
-1 736
-1 836

Estimated living cost  is ₴16702 per week

₴11303
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1366
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.
₴3803
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
₴22518
₴21099
₴17768
₴21518
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%.

-
-
-
25 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
250
total
-
-
-
250
Employee
2 789
-
25 000
-
income
558
-
5 000
-
total
558
-
5 000
-
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%.

22 211
25 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
22 211
25 000
-
-
withholding
1 111
1 250
-
-
total
1 111
1 250
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
1 669
1 250
5 000
250
After tax
23 331
23 750
20 000
24 750
Living cost
2 232
2 232
2 232
2 232
Free-cash
21 099
21 518
17 768
22 518

Estimated living cost  is ₴2232 per week

₴1383
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
₴21272
₴19620
₴16522
₴20272
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%.

-
-
-
25 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
250
total
-
-
-
250
Employee
4 347
-
25 000
-
income
869
-
5 000
-
total
869
-
5 000
-
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%.

20 653
25 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
20 653
25 000
-
-
withholding
1 033
1 250
-
-
total
1 033
1 250
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
1 902
1 250
5 000
250
After tax
23 098
23 750
20 000
24 750
Living cost
3 478
3 478
3 478
3 478
Free-cash
19 620
20 272
16 522
21 272

Estimated living cost  is ₴3478 per week

₴2353
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
₴4036
₴4100
₴5316
-₴425
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.

-
-
-
25 000
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.

-
-
-
207
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.

-
-
-
2 362
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.

-
-
-
3 765
trade
-
-
-
1 280
total
-
-
-
7 614
Employee

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

17 206
-
25 000
-
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.

1 415
-
3 765
-
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
-
207
-
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.

2 362
-
2 362
-
total
3 855
-
6 334
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 794
25 000
-
-
trade
1 118
3 588
-
-
income
1 169
3 750
-
-
chamber of commerce
64
89
-
-
surtax

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

64
206
-
-
total
2 415
7 633
-
-
Dividends
5 379
17 367
-
-
withholding
1 213
4 210
-
-
surtax

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

67
232
-
-
total
1 280
4 442
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
7 550
12 075
6 334
7 614
After tax
17 450
12 925
18 666
17 386
Living cost
13 350
13 350
13 350
13 350
Free-cash
4 100
-425
5 316
4 036

Estimated living cost  is ₴13350 per week

₴9209
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1436
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.
₴2511
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Dresden , Germany
₴6786
₴6021
₴8192
₴2194
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.

-
-
-
25 000
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.

-
-
-
207
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.

-
-
-
2 362
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.

-
-
-
3 765
trade
-
-
-
1 406
total
-
-
-
7 740
Employee

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

13 226
-
25 000
-
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.

369
-
3 765
-
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
-
207
-
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.

2 362
-
2 362
-
total
2 751
-
6 334
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 774
25 000
-
-
trade
1 854
3 937
-
-
income
1 766
3 750
-
-
chamber of commerce
70
89
-
-
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.

97
206
-
-
total
3 787
7 982
-
-
Dividends
7 987
17 018
-
-
withholding
1 865
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.

102
227
-
-
total
1 967
4 350
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
8 505
12 332
6 334
7 740
After tax
16 495
12 668
18 666
17 260
Living cost
10 474
10 474
10 474
10 474
Free-cash
6 021
2 194
8 192
6 786

Estimated living cost  is ₴10474 per week

₴6588
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1221
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.
₴2469
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
₴3614
₴3812
₴5082
-₴1045
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.

-
-
-
25 000
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.

-
-
-
207
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.

-
-
-
2 362
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.

-
-
-
3 765
trade
-
-
-
1 468
total
-
-
-
7 802
Employee

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

17 536
-
25 000
-
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.

1 507
-
3 765
-
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
-
207
-
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.

2 362
-
2 362
-
total
3 952
-
6 334
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 464
25 000
-
-
trade
1 228
4 113
-
-
income
1 120
3 750
-
-
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.

62
206
-
-
total
2 473
8 157
-
-
Dividends
4 992
16 843
-
-
withholding
1 117
4 080
-
-
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
224
-
-
total
1 179
4 304
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
7 604
12 461
6 334
7 802
After tax
17 396
12 539
18 666
17 198
Living cost
13 584
13 584
13 584
13 584
Free-cash
3 812
-1 045
5 082
3 614

Estimated living cost  is ₴13584 per week

₴9085
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1433
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.
₴2864
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
₴1295
₴2177
₴2825
-₴3431
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.

-
-
-
25 000
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.

-
-
-
207
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.

-
-
-
2 362
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.

-
-
-
3 765
trade
-
-
-
1 530
total
-
-
-
7 864
Employee

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

20 782
-
25 000
-
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.

2 444
-
3 765
-
surtax

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

135
-
207
-
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.

2 362
-
2 362
-
total
4 941
-
6 334
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 218
25 000
-
-
trade
723
4 288
-
-
income
633
3 750
-
-
chamber of commerce
58
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.

35
206
-
-
total
1 449
8 332
-
-
Dividends
2 769
16 668
-
-
withholding
561
4 036
-
-
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
222
-
-
total
592
4 258
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
6 982
12 590
6 334
7 864
After tax
18 018
12 410
18 666
17 136
Living cost
15 841
15 841
15 841
15 841
Free-cash
2 177
-3 431
2 825
1 295

Estimated living cost  is ₴15841 per week

₴11570
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1267
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.
₴2799
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Athens , Greece
₴5931
₴6859
₴5380
₴7958
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
-
-
-
25 000
surtax
-
-
-
367
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 775
pensions
-
-
-
5 000
income
-
-
-
4 081
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 302
Employee
11 645
-
20 653
-
unemployment
810
-
1 437
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 952
-
3 839
-
surtax
41
-
325
-
pensions
777
-
1 377
-
health
297
-
527
-
total
3 877
-
7 505
-
Employer
11 645
-
20 653
-
pensions
1 553
-
2 753
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
530
-
940
-
unemployment
369
-
655
-
total
2 452
-
4 348
-
Corporate
10 903
25 000
-
-
income
2 835
6 500
-
-
total
2 835
6 500
-
-
Dividends
8 068
18 500
-
-
withholding
1 210
2 775
-
-
total
1 210
2 775
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
10 374
9 275
11 853
11 302
After tax
14 626
15 725
13 147
13 698
Living cost
7 767
7 767
7 767
7 767
Free-cash
6 859
7 958
5 380
5 931

Estimated living cost  is ₴7767 per week

₴4689
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.
₴2223
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
₴6067
₴7019
₴5516
₴8094
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
-
-
-
25 000
surtax
-
-
-
367
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 775
pensions
-
-
-
5 000
income
-
-
-
4 081
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 302
Employee
11 435
-
20 653
-
unemployment
796
-
1 437
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 917
-
3 839
-
surtax
37
-
325
-
pensions
763
-
1 377
-
health
292
-
527
-
total
3 805
-
7 505
-
Employer
11 435
-
20 653
-
pensions
1 524
-
2 753
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
520
-
940
-
unemployment
362
-
655
-
total
2 406
-
4 348
-
Corporate
11 158
25 000
-
-
income
2 901
6 500
-
-
total
2 901
6 500
-
-
Dividends
8 256
18 500
-
-
withholding
1 238
2 775
-
-
total
1 238
2 775
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
10 350
9 275
11 853
11 302
After tax
14 650
15 725
13 147
13 698
Living cost
7 631
7 631
7 631
7 631
Free-cash
7 019
8 094
5 516
6 067

Estimated living cost  is ₴7631 per week

₴4666
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴704
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴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.
₴2085
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
₴10399
₴7355
₴7573
₴7212
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
-
-
-
25 000
unemployment
-
-
-
375
health
-
-
-
1 750
pensions
-
-
-
2 500
income
-
-
-
3 056
total
-
-
-
7 681
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.

9 989
3 975
20 921
-
unemployment
150
60
314
-
income
1 221
486
2 558
-
pensions
999
398
2 092
-
health
699
278
1 464
-
total
3 069
1 222
6 428
-
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.

9 989
3 975
20 921
-
pensions
1 948
775
4 079
-
total
1 948
775
4 079
-
Corporate
13 064
20 249
-
-
income
1 176
1 822
-
-
total
1 176
1 822
-
-
Dividends
11 888
18 427
-
-
withholding
2 259
3 501
-
-
social contributions
2 273
3 548
-
-
total
4 532
7 049
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
10 725
10 868
10 507
7 681
After tax
14 275
14 132
14 493
17 319
Living cost
6 920
6 920
6 920
6 920
Free-cash
7 355
7 212
7 573
10 399

Estimated living cost  is ₴6920 per week

₴4722
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴566
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴138
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.
₴1493
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
-₴1349
-₴3225
-₴1152
-₴1093
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
-
-
-
25 000
national
-
-
-
3 882
pensions
-
-
-
3 000
social contributions
-
-
-
269
municipal
-
-
-
2 505
total
-
-
-
9 656
Employee
25 878
-
21 612
-
municipal
3 196
-
2 602
-
national
4 953
-
4 032
-
pensions
1 035
-
864
-
total
9 184
-
7 498
-
Employer
25 878
-
21 612
-
pensions
2 070
-
1 729
-
social contributions
278
-
232
-
total
2 348
-
1 961
-
Corporate
-
25 000
-
-
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%.

-
5 000
-
-
total
-
5 000
-
-
Dividends
-
20 000
-
-
withholding
-
4 400
-
-
total
-
4 400
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
11 532
9 400
9 459
9 656
After tax
13 468
15 600
15 541
15 344
Living cost
16 693
16 693
16 693
16 693
Free-cash
-3 225
-1 093
-1 152
-1 349

Estimated living cost  is ₴16693 per week

₴11346
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1552
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.
₴3545
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
-₴1003
-₴2049
-₴1003
-₴2198
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
-
-
-
25 000
social contributions
-
-
-
2 021
income
-
-
-
4 284
total
-
-
-
6 305
Employee
27 049
-
25 000
-
social contributions
2 247
-
2 021
-
income
5 104
-
4 284
-
total
7 351
-
6 305
-
Employer
27 049
-
25 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 000
-
-
income
-
3 125
-
-
total
-
3 125
-
-
Dividends
-
21 875
-
-
withholding
-
4 375
-
-
total
-
4 375
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
7 351
7 500
6 305
6 305
After tax
17 649
17 500
18 695
18 695
Living cost
19 698
19 698
19 698
19 698
Free-cash
-2 049
-2 198
-1 003
-1 003

Estimated living cost  is ₴19698 per week

₴14986
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1605
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.
₴2919
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
-₴1069
-₴5732
-₴2461
-₴1253
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
-
-
-
25 000
national
-
-
-
4 641
regional
-
-
-
259
social contributions
-
-
-
6 430
municipal
-
-
-
148
total
-
-
-
11 478
Employee
30 732
-
25 000
-
municipal
163
-
133
-
national
5 325
-
4 080
-
social contributions
10 363
-
8 430
-
regional
290
-
227
-
total
16 141
-
12 870
-
Employer
30 732
-
25 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 000
-
-
nationa
-
6 000
-
-
municipal
-
975
-
-
total
-
6 975
-
-
Dividends
-
18 025
-
-
withholding
-
4 687
-
-
total
-
4 687
-
-
Income
25 000
25 000
25 000
25 000
Total tax
16 141
11 662
12 870
11 478
After tax
8 859
13 338
12 130
13 522
Living cost
14 591
14 591
14 591
14 591
Free-cash
-5 732
-1 253
-2 461
-1 069

Estimated living cost  is ₴14591 per week

₴10171
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴957
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.
₴3239
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
₴4089
₴3059
₴2706
₴3826
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
-
-
-
25 000
national
-
-
-
4 641
regional
-
-
-
377
social contributions
-
-
-
6 430
municipal
-
-
-
148
total
-
-
-
11 596
Employee
19 182
-
25 000
-
municipal
102
-
133
-
national
3 039
-
4 080
-
social contributions
6 468
-
8 430
-
regional
258
-
336
-
total
9 867
-
12 979
-
Employer
19 182
-
25 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 818
25 000
-
-
nationa
1 396
6 000
-
-
municipal
289
1 242
-
-
total
1 685
7 242
-
-
Dividen