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
₴ 25500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴13630
₴10997
₴10282
₴12588
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 610
income
-
-
-
288
total
-
-
-
5 898
Employee
9 968
-
22 078
-
social contributions
648
-
1 435
-
income
-
-
326
-
total
648
-
1 761
-
Employer
9 968
-
22 078
-
social contributions
1 545
-
3 422
-
total
1 545
-
3 422
-
Corporate
13 987
25 500
-
-
income
1 399
2 550
-
-
total
1 399
2 550
-
-
Dividends
12 588
22 950
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
3 592
2 550
5 183
5 898
After tax
21 908
22 950
20 317
19 602
Living cost
9 320
9 320
9 320
9 320
Free-cash
12 588
13 630
10 997
10 282

Estimated living cost  is ₴9320 per week

₴6026
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴703
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2416
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
₴4527
-₴1329
₴3688
₴4375
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
-
-
-
25 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
102
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
1 950
pensions
-
-
-
4 718
income
-
-
-
3 248
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 920
Employee
13 553
12 356
19 800
-
health
524
478
766
-
pensions
1 388
1 265
2 028
-
other
135
124
198
-
unemployment
407
371
594
-
income
1 207
911
2 998
-
total
3 661
3 149
6 584
-
Employer
13 553
12 356
19 800
-
pensions
1 701
1 551
2 485
-
accident
176
161
257
-
unemployment
407
371
594
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
407
371
594
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
79
-
health
512
467
748
-
other
644
587
940
-
total
3 901
3 557
5 697
-
Corporate
8 046
9 588
18 625
-
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.

2 012
2 397
4 656
-
total
2 012
2 397
4 656
-
Dividends
6 035
7 191
-
-
withholding
1 659
1 978
-
-
total
1 659
1 978
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
11 233
11 081
16 937
11 920
After tax
14 267
14 419
8 563
13 580
Living cost
9 892
9 892
9 892
9 892
Free-cash
4 375
4 527
-1 329
3 688

Estimated living cost  is ₴9892 per week

₴5934
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1010
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.
₴2771
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
₴3461
-₴2379
₴2594
₴2981
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
-
-
-
25 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
102
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
1 950
pensions
-
-
-
4 718
income
-
-
-
3 248
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
11 981
Employee
15 495
12 356
19 754
-
health
600
478
764
-
pensions
1 587
1 265
2 023
-
other
155
124
198
-
unemployment
465
371
593
-
income
1 764
911
2 985
-
total
4 571
3 149
6 563
-
Employer
15 495
12 356
19 754
-
pensions
1 945
1 551
2 479
-
accident
201
161
257
-
unemployment
465
371
593
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
593
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
79
-
health
585
467
747
-
other
736
587
938
-
total
4 520
3 618
5 747
-
Corporate
5 485
9 527
18 578
-
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.

1 372
2 382
4 644
-
total
1 372
2 382
4 644
-
Dividends
4 113
7 145
-
-
withholding
1 131
1 965
-
-
total
1 131
1 965
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
11 594
11 114
16 954
11 981
After tax
13 906
14 386
8 546
13 519
Living cost
10 925
10 925
10 925
10 925
Free-cash
2 981
3 461
-2 379
2 594

Estimated living cost  is ₴10925 per week

₴7287
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴932
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴179
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2527
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
₴3017
-₴1034
₴1244
-₴3135
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 681
communal

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

-
-
-
1 309
national
-
-
-
7 961
total
-
-
-
12 951
Employee

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

22 178
-
19 750
-
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.

1 042
-
928
-
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.

1 663
-
1 482
-
communal

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

1 157
-
1 030
-
national
6 819
-
5 868
-
unemployment

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

193
-
172
-
total
10 874
-
9 480
-
Employer

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

22 178
-
19 750
-
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.

288
-
257
-
unemployment

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

324
-
288
-
surtax
2 515
-
2 239
-
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.

1 364
-
1 215
-
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.

1 965
-
1 750
-
total
6 456
-
5 749
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
surtax
-
102
-
-
income
-
5 100
-
-
total
-
5 202
-
-
Dividends
-
20 298
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 976
-
-
total
-
5 976
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
17 330
11 178
15 229
12 951
After tax
8 170
14 322
10 271
12 549
Living cost
11 305
11 305
11 305
11 305
Free-cash
-3 135
3 017
-1 034
1 244

Estimated living cost  is ₴11305 per week

₴7282
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴988
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.
₴2858
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
₴16472
₴14141
₴13455
₴14582
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
-
-
-
25 500
unemployment
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 245
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
3 825
total
-
-
-
6 715
Employee
7 058
-
23 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
health
325
-
498
-
pensions

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

620
-
950
-
income
706
-
2 338
-
total
1 729
-
3 905
-
Employer
7 058
-
23 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
unemployment
42
-
65
-
health
487
-
747
-
pensions

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

778
-
1 193
-
total
1 385
-
2 124
-
Corporate
17 057
25 500
-
-
income
1 706
2 550
-
-
total
1 706
2 550
-
-
Dividends
15 351
22 950
-
-
withholding
768
1 148
-
-
total
768
1 148
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
5 588
3 698
6 029
6 715
After tax
19 912
21 802
19 471
18 785
Living cost
5 330
5 330
5 330
5 330
Free-cash
14 582
16 472
14 141
13 455

Estimated living cost  is ₴5330 per week

₴3525
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴305
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴127
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1373
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
₴17739
₴15408
₴14722
₴16302
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
-
-
-
25 500
unemployment
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 245
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
3 825
total
-
-
-
6 715
Employee
5 380
-
23 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
health
247
-
498
-
pensions

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

472
-
950
-
income
538
-
2 338
-
total
1 316
-
3 905
-
Employer
5 380
-
23 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
unemployment
32
-
65
-
health
371
-
747
-
pensions

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

593
-
1 193
-
total
1 055
-
2 124
-
Corporate
19 065
25 500
-
-
income
1 906
2 550
-
-
total
1 906
2 550
-
-
Dividends
17 158
22 950
-
-
withholding
858
1 148
-
-
total
858
1 148
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
5 135
3 698
6 029
6 715
After tax
20 365
21 802
19 471
18 785
Living cost
4 063
4 063
4 063
4 063
Free-cash
16 302
17 739
15 408
14 722

Estimated living cost  is ₴4063 per week

₴2372
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴290
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴108
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1293
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
₴11310
₴11427
₴11594
₴9832
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 978
health
-
-
-
650
income
-
-
-
2 099
total
-
-
-
6 727
Employee
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
health
185
405
394
-
social contributions
901
1 979
1 922
-
income
2 596
2 207
2 228
-
total
3 682
4 591
4 544
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
social contributions
901
1 979
1 922
-
health
201
441
428
-
total
1 102
2 420
2 350
-
Corporate
13 537
-
-
-
income
1 692
-
-
-
total
1 692
-
-
-
Dividends
11 845
-
-
-
withholding
2 013
-
-
-
total
2 013
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
8 489
7 011
6 894
6 727
After tax
17 011
18 489
18 606
18 773
Living cost
7 179
7 179
7 179
7 179
Free-cash
9 832
11 310
11 427
11 594

Estimated living cost  is ₴7179 per week

₴4302
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.
₴159
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2013
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
₴8432
₴8549
₴8716
₴7354
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 978
health
-
-
-
650
income
-
-
-
2 099
total
-
-
-
6 727
Employee
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
health
237
405
394
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
1 922
-
income
2 504
2 207
2 228
-
total
3 900
4 591
4 544
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
23 842
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
1 922
-
health
258
441
428
-
total
1 417
2 420
2 350
-
Corporate
10 127
-
-
-
income
1 266
-
-
-
total
1 266
-
-
-
Dividends
8 861
-
-
-
withholding
1 506
-
-
-
total
1 506
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
8 089
7 011
6 894
6 727
After tax
17 411
18 489
18 606
18 773
Living cost
10 057
10 057
10 057
10 057
Free-cash
7 354
8 432
8 549
8 716

Estimated living cost  is ₴10057 per week

₴6875
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.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2228
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
₴10261
₴5644
₴5124
₴7659
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
7 446
health
-
-
-
3 442
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 192
total
-
-
-
13 080
Employee
10 729
-
19 030
-
health
1 448
-
2 569
-
social contributions
697
-
1 237
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 288
-
2 284
-
total
3 433
-
6 090
-
Employer
10 729
-
19 030
-
social contributions
2 682
-
4 757
-
health
966
-
1 713
-
total
3 648
-
6 470
-
Corporate
11 123
25 500
-
-
income
2 113
4 845
-
-
total
2 113
4 845
-
-
Dividends
9 010
20 655
-
-
withholding
1 351
3 098
-
-
total
1 351
3 098
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 545
7 943
12 560
13 080
After tax
14 955
17 557
12 940
12 420
Living cost
7 296
7 296
7 296
7 296
Free-cash
7 659
10 261
5 644
5 124

Estimated living cost  is ₴7296 per week

₴5068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴519
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴143
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1566
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
₴8567
₴3950
₴3430
₴5359
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
7 446
health
-
-
-
3 442
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 192
total
-
-
-
13 080
Employee
13 221
-
19 030
-
health
1 785
-
2 569
-
social contributions
859
-
1 237
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 587
-
2 284
-
total
4 231
-
6 090
-
Employer
13 221
-
19 030
-
social contributions
3 305
-
4 757
-
health
1 190
-
1 713
-
total
4 495
-
6 470
-
Corporate
7 784
25 500
-
-
income
1 479
4 845
-
-
total
1 479
4 845
-
-
Dividends
6 305
20 655
-
-
withholding
946
3 098
-
-
total
946
3 098
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
11 151
7 943
12 560
13 080
After tax
14 349
17 557
12 940
12 420
Living cost
8 990
8 990
8 990
8 990
Free-cash
5 359
8 567
3 950
3 430

Estimated living cost  is ₴8990 per week

₴6686
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴156
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1651
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
-₴42235
-₴42235
₴1089
-₴42235
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
-
-
-
25 500
labour market
-
-
-
2 018
municipal
-
-
-
4 533
pensions
-
-
-
269
national
-
-
-
2 619
total
-
-
-
9 439
Employee
63 195
63 195
63 195
-
municipal
13 457
13 457
13 457
-
pensions
90
90
90
-
national
7 720
7 720
7 720
-
labour market
5 048
5 048
5 048
-
total
26 315
26 315
26 315
-
Employer
63 195
63 195
63 195
-
labour market
5 056
5 056
5 056
-
national
7 734
7 734
7 734
-
municipal
13 478
13 478
13 478
-
pensions
180
180
180
-
total
26 448
26 448
26 448
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
52 763
52 763
52 763
9 439
After tax
-27 263
-27 263
-27 263
16 061
Living cost
14 972
14 972
14 972
14 972
Free-cash
-42 235
-42 235
-42 235
1 089

Estimated living cost  is ₴14972 per week

₴10247
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴230
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3170
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
₴12911
₴7209
₴6179
₴10985
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
-
-
-
25 500
health
-
-
-
3 315
pensions
-
-
-
5 100
income
-
-
-
3 417
total
-
-
-
11 832
Employee
8 796
-
19 058
-
pensions
176
-
381
-
unemployment
141
-
305
-
income
990
-
3 674
-
total
1 307
-
4 360
-
Employer
8 796
-
19 058
-
pensions
1 759
-
3 812
-
unemployment
71
-
152
-
health
1 143
-
2 478
-
total
2 973
-
6 442
-
Corporate
13 731
25 500
-
-
income
2 746
5 100
-
-
total
2 746
5 100
-
-
Dividends
10 985
20 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 026
5 100
10 802
11 832
After tax
18 474
20 400
14 698
13 668
Living cost
7 489
7 489
7 489
7 489
Free-cash
10 985
12 911
7 209
6 179

Estimated living cost  is ₴7489 per week

₴5137
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴446
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴151
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1756
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
₴5445
₴3080
₴6805
₴4228
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

-
-
-
25 500
health
-
-
-
263
municipal
-
-
-
4 543
national
-
-
-
1 985
total
-
-
-
6 791
Employee
16 313
-
21 452
-
health
122
-
201
-
municipal
2 672
-
3 507
-
pensions
1 101
-
1 448
-
national
269
-
991
-
unemployment
245
-
322
-
total
4 409
-
6 469
-
Employer
16 313
-
21 452
-
accident
16
-
21
-
unemployment
106
-
139
-
health
125
-
165
-
pensions
2 830
-
3 722
-
total
3 077
-
4 047
-
Corporate
6 110
25 500
-
-
income
1 222
5 100
-
-
total
1 222
5 100
-
-
Dividends

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

3 666
15 300
-
-
municipal
660
2 754
-
-
national
-
297
-
-
total
660
3 051
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
9 368
8 151
10 516
6 791
After tax
16 132
17 349
14 984
18 709
Living cost
11 904
11 904
11 904
11 904
Free-cash
4 228
5 445
3 080
6 805

Estimated living cost  is ₴11904 per week

₴7776
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1145
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴189
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2794
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
₴3295
₴5426
₴5248
₴5017
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
727
health
-
-
-
220
pensions
-
-
-
7 322
other
-
-
-
791
income
-
-
-
1 635
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 695
Employee
11 845
-
19 431
-
income
611
-
1 697
-
social contributions
338
-
554
-
pensions
1 340
-
2 198
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 289
-
4 449
-
Employer
11 845
-
19 431
-
pensions
1 946
-
3 193
-
social contributions
35
-
58
-
unemployment
480
-
787
-
health
829
-
1 360
-
other
409
-
670
-
total
3 699
-
6 068
-
Corporate
9 956
25 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
2 788
7 140
-
-
total
2 788
7 140
-
-
Dividends
7 168
18 360
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
917
2 350
-
-
social contributions
1 233
3 158
-
-
total
2 150
5 508
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 926
12 648
10 517
10 695
After tax
14 574
12 852
14 983
14 805
Living cost
9 557
9 557
9 557
9 557
Free-cash
5 017
3 295
5 426
5 248

Estimated living cost  is ₴9557 per week

₴5543
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴971
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2862
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
₴2244
₴4375
₴4197
₴4077
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
727
health
-
-
-
220
pensions
-
-
-
7 322
other
-
-
-
791
income
-
-
-
1 635
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 695
Employee
13 270
-
19 431
-
income
783
-
1 697
-
social contributions
378
-
554
-
pensions
1 500
-
2 198
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 661
-
4 449
-
Employer
13 270
-
19 431
-
pensions
2 180
-
3 193
-
social contributions
40
-
58
-
unemployment
537
-
787
-
health
929
-
1 360
-
other
458
-
670
-
total
4 144
-
6 068
-
Corporate
8 086
25 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
2 264
7 140
-
-
total
2 264
7 140
-
-
Dividends
5 822
18 360
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
745
2 350
-
-
social contributions
1 001
3 158
-
-
total
1 746
5 508
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 815
12 648
10 517
10 695
After tax
14 685
12 852
14 983
14 805
Living cost
10 608
10 608
10 608
10 608
Free-cash
4 077
2 244
4 375
4 197

Estimated living cost  is ₴10608 per week

₴6689
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴863
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2877
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
-₴2123
₴8
-₴170
₴9
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
727
health
-
-
-
220
pensions
-
-
-
7 322
other
-
-
-
791
income
-
-
-
1 635
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 695
Employee
19 419
-
19 431
-
income
1 694
-
1 697
-
social contributions
553
-
554
-
pensions
2 196
-
2 198
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 443
-
4 449
-
Employer
19 419
-
19 431
-
pensions
3 191
-
3 193
-
social contributions
58
-
58
-
unemployment
787
-
787
-
health
1 359
-
1 360
-
other
670
-
670
-
total
6 065
-
6 068
-
Corporate
16
25 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
4
7 140
-
-
total
4
7 140
-
-
Dividends
12
18 360
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
2
2 350
-
-
social contributions
2
3 158
-
-
total
4
5 508
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 516
12 648
10 517
10 695
After tax
14 984
12 852
14 983
14 805
Living cost
14 975
14 975
14 975
14 975
Free-cash
9
-2 123
8
-170

Estimated living cost  is ₴14975 per week

₴10135
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1225
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴205
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3410
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
₴22036
₴18211
₴23056
₴21626
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%.

-
-
-
25 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
255
total
-
-
-
255
Employee
2 736
-
25 500
-
income
547
-
5 100
-
total
547
-
5 100
-
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%.

22 764
25 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
22 764
25 500
-
-
withholding
1 138
1 275
-
-
total
1 138
1 275
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
1 685
1 275
5 100
255
After tax
23 815
24 225
20 400
25 245
Living cost
2 189
2 189
2 189
2 189
Free-cash
21 626
22 036
18 211
23 056

Estimated living cost  is ₴2189 per week

₴1356
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴182
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴60
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴590
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
₴20814
₴16989
₴21834
₴20174
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%.

-
-
-
25 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
255
total
-
-
-
255
Employee
4 264
-
25 500
-
income
853
-
5 100
-
total
853
-
5 100
-
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%.

21 236
25 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
21 236
25 500
-
-
withholding
1 062
1 275
-
-
total
1 062
1 275
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
1 915
1 275
5 100
255
After tax
23 585
24 225
20 400
25 245
Living cost
3 411
3 411
3 411
3 411
Free-cash
20 174
20 814
16 989
21 834

Estimated living cost  is ₴3411 per week

₴2308
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴143
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴114
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.
₴845
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
₴1201
₴6748
₴5158
₴5257
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.

-
-
-
25 500
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
1 590
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.

-
-
-
4 421
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.

-
-
-
243
total
-
-
-
8 372
Employee

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

15 427
-
25 500
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

70
-
243
-
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.

1 269
-
4 421
-
total
3 457
-
6 782
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
10 073
25 500
-
-
trade
1 446
3 659
-
-
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
211
-
-
chamber of commerce
62
85
-
-
income
1 511
3 825
-
-
total
3 102
7 780
-
-
Dividends
6 972
17 720
-
-
surtax

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

89
237
-
-
withholding
1 625
4 312
-
-
total
1 714
4 549
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
8 273
12 329
6 782
8 372
After tax
17 227
13 171
18 718
17 128
Living cost
11 970
11 970
11 970
11 970
Free-cash
5 257
1 201
6 748
5 158

Estimated living cost  is ₴11970 per week

₴8257
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1288
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴174
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2251
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
₴3518
₴9327
₴7581
₴6950
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.

-
-
-
25 500
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
1 746
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.

-
-
-
4 421
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.

-
-
-
243
total
-
-
-
8 528
Employee

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

11 859
-
25 500
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

18
-
243
-
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.

331
-
4 421
-
total
2 467
-
6 782
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 641
25 500
-
-
trade
2 148
4 016
-
-
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.

112
211
-
-
chamber of commerce
66
84
-
-
income
2 046
3 825
-
-
total
4 372
8 136
-
-
Dividends
9 268
17 364
-
-
surtax

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

121
232
-
-
withholding
2 199
4 223
-
-
total
2 320
4 455
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
9 159
12 591
6 782
8 528
After tax
16 341
12 909
18 718
16 972
Living cost
9 391
9 391
9 391
9 391
Free-cash
6 950
3 518
9 327
7 581

Estimated living cost  is ₴9391 per week

₴5907
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1095
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2214
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
₴596
₴6538
₴4715
₴4955
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.

-
-
-
25 500
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
1 823
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.

-
-
-
4 421
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.

-
-
-
243
total
-
-
-
8 605
Employee

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

15 723
-
25 500
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

74
-
243
-
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.

1 351
-
4 421
-
total
3 543
-
6 782
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 777
25 500
-
-
trade
1 608
4 195
-
-
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.

81
211
-
-
chamber of commerce
61
84
-
-
income
1 466
3 825
-
-
total
3 216
8 315
-
-
Dividends
6 560
17 186
-
-
surtax

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

84
230
-
-
withholding
1 522
4 179
-
-
total
1 606
4 409
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
8 365
12 724
6 782
8 605
After tax
17 135
12 776
18 718
16 895
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
4 955
596
6 538
4 715

Estimated living cost  is ₴12180 per week

₴8146
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1284
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴182
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2568
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
-₴1557
₴4514
₴2613
₴3473
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.

-
-
-
25 500
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
1 901
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.

-
-
-
4 421
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.

-
-
-
243
total
-
-
-
8 683
Employee

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

18 634
-
25 500
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

121
-
243
-
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.

2 191
-
4 421
-
total
4 430
-
6 782
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 866
25 500
-
-
trade
1 177
4 373
-
-
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.

56
211
-
-
chamber of commerce
56
83
-
-
income
1 030
3 825
-
-
total
2 319
8 492
-
-
Dividends
4 546
17 008
-
-
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.

56
227
-
-
withholding
1 018
4 134
-
-
total
1 074
4 361
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 823
12 853
6 782
8 683
After tax
17 677
12 647
18 718
16 817
Living cost
14 204
14 204
14 204
14 204
Free-cash
3 473
-1 557
4 514
2 613

Estimated living cost  is ₴14204 per week

₴10374
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1136
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴185
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2509
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
₴9075
₴6234
₴6720
₴8089
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
-
-
-
25 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 810
pensions
-
-
-
5 100
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
4 381
surtax
-
-
-
454
total
-
-
-
11 816
Employee
10 442
-
21 065
-
health
267
-
537
-
pensions
697
-
1 405
-
surtax
37
-
398
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
727
-
1 466
-
income
1 750
-
4 062
-
total
3 478
-
7 868
-
Employer
10 442
-
21 065
-
pensions
1 392
-
2 808
-
unemployment
331
-
668
-
health
475
-
958
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 198
-
4 434
-
Corporate
12 860
25 500
-
-
income
3 344
6 630
-
-
total
3 344
6 630
-
-
Dividends
9 516
18 870
-
-
withholding
1 427
2 831
-
-
total
1 427
2 831
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 447
9 461
12 302
11 816
After tax
15 053
16 039
13 198
13 684
Living cost
6 964
6 964
6 964
6 964
Free-cash
8 089
9 075
6 234
6 720

Estimated living cost  is ₴6964 per week

₴4205
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴605
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴162
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1993
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
₴9197
₴6356
₴6842
₴8230
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
-
-
-
25 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 810
pensions
-
-
-
5 100
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
4 381
surtax
-
-
-
454
total
-
-
-
11 816
Employee
10 253
-
21 065
-
health
262
-
537
-
pensions
684
-
1 405
-
surtax
34
-
398
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
714
-
1 466
-
income
1 719
-
4 062
-
total
3 413
-
7 868
-
Employer
10 253
-
21 065
-
pensions
1 367
-
2 808
-
unemployment
325
-
668
-
health
467
-
958
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 159
-
4 434
-
Corporate
13 088
25 500
-
-
income
3 403
6 630
-
-
total
3 403
6 630
-
-
Dividends
9 685
18 870
-
-
withholding
1 453
2 831
-
-
total
1 453
2 831
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 428
9 461
12 302
11 816
After tax
15 072
16 039
13 198
13 684
Living cost
6 842
6 842
6 842
6 842
Free-cash
8 230
9 197
6 356
6 842

Estimated living cost  is ₴6842 per week

₴4183
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴631
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴158
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1869
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
₴8315
₴8701
₴11585
₴8439
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
-
-
-
25 500
unemployment
-
-
-
382
health
-
-
-
1 785
pensions
-
-
-
2 550
income
-
-
-
3 117
total
-
-
-
7 834
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

8 779
3 494
21 339
-
health
615
245
1 494
-
pensions
878
349
2 134
-
unemployment
132
52
320
-
income
1 073
427
2 609
-
total
2 698
1 073
6 557
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

8 779
3 494
21 339
-
pensions
1 712
681
4 161
-
total
1 712
681
4 161
-
Corporate
15 009
21 325
-
-
income
1 351
1 919
-
-
total
1 351
1 919
-
-
Dividends
13 659
19 406
-
-
withholding
2 595
3 687
-
-
social contributions
2 624
3 744
-
-
total
5 219
7 431
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 980
11 104
10 718
7 834
After tax
14 520
14 396
14 782
17 666
Living cost
6 081
6 081
6 081
6 081
Free-cash
8 439
8 315
8 701
11 585

Estimated living cost  is ₴6081 per week

₴4150
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴122
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1312
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
₴260
₴112
-₴87
-₴966
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
274
municipal
-
-
-
2 589
pensions
-
-
-
3 060
national
-
-
-
4 012
total
-
-
-
9 935
Employee
24 264
-
22 045
-
municipal
2 997
-
2 688
-
pensions
971
-
882
-
national
4 644
-
4 165
-
total
8 612
-
7 735
-
Employer
24 264
-
22 045
-
social contributions
261
-
237
-
pensions
1 941
-
1 764
-
total
2 202
-
2 001
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
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%.

-
5 100
-
-
total
-
5 100
-
-
Dividends
-
20 400
-
-
withholding
-
4 488
-
-
total
-
4 488
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 814
9 588
9 736
9 935
After tax
14 686
15 912
15 764
15 565
Living cost
15 652
15 652
15 652
15 652
Free-cash
-966
260
112
-87

Estimated living cost  is ₴15652 per week

₴10639
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1455
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴234
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.
₴3324
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
₴189
₴611
₴611
₴873
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
-
-
-
25 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 152
income
-
-
-
5 075
total
-
-
-
7 227
Employee
24 253
-
25 500
-
social contributions
2 015
-
2 152
-
income
4 576
-
5 075
-
total
6 591
-
7 227
-
Employer
24 253
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
1 247
25 500
-
-
income
156
3 187
-
-
total
156
3 187
-
-
Dividends
1 091
22 313
-
-
withholding
218
4 462
-
-
total
218
4 462
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
6 965
7 649
7 227
7 227
After tax
18 535
17 851
18 273
18 273
Living cost
17 662
17 662
17 662
17 662
Free-cash
873
189
611
611

Estimated living cost  is ₴17662 per week

₴13437
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1439
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2617
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
₴523
-₴810
₴402
-₴2056
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
-
-
-
25 500
regional
-
-
-
272
social contributions
-
-
-
6 559
municipal
-
-
-
152
national
-
-
-
5 032
total
-
-
-
12 015
Employee
27 556
-
25 500
-
regional
260
-
236
-
municipal
146
-
135
-
social contributions
9 292
-
8 599
-
national
4 775
-
4 257
-
total
14 473
-
13 227
-
Employer
27 556
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
nationa
-
6 120
-
-
municipal
-
994
-
-
total
-
7 114
-
-
Dividends
-
18 386
-
-
withholding
-
4 780
-
-
total
-
4 780
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
14 473
11 894
13 227
12 015
After tax
11 027
13 606
12 273
13 485
Living cost
13 083
13 083
13 083
13 083
Free-cash
-2 056
523
-810
402

Estimated living cost  is ₴13083 per week

₴9120
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴858
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.
₴2904
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
₴5052
₴3814
₴5021
₴4363
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
-
-
-
25 500
regional
-
-
-
384
social contributions
-
-
-
6 559
municipal
-
-
-
152
national
-
-
-
5 032
total
-
-
-
12 127
Employee
17 199
-
25 500
-
regional
232
-
343
-
municipal
91
-
135
-
social contributions
5 800
-
8 599
-
national
2 725
-
4 257
-
total
8 848
-
13 334
-
Employer
17 199
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 301
25 500
-
-
nationa
1 992
6 120
-
-
municipal
412
1 267
-
-
total
2 404
7 387
-
-
Dividends
5 896
18 113