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
₴9288
₴11394
₴10003
₴12555
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
-
-
-
207
total
-
-
-
5 817
Employee
11 117
-
22 078
-
social contributions
722
-
1 435
-
income
-
-
245
-
total
722
-
1 680
-
Employer
11 117
-
22 078
-
social contributions
1 723
-
3 422
-
total
1 723
-
3 422
-
Corporate
12 660
25 500
-
-
income
1 266
2 550
-
-
total
1 266
2 550
-
-
Dividends
11 394
22 950
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
3 711
2 550
5 102
5 817
After tax
21 789
22 950
20 398
19 683
Living cost
10 395
10 395
10 395
10 395
Free-cash
11 394
12 555
10 003
9 288

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
₴2713
₴3282
-₴2128
₴3454
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 121
health
-
-
-
1 951
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
102
pensions
-
-
-
4 718
income
-
-
-
2 863
total
-
-
-
11 755
Employee
15 116
13 781
19 801
-
unemployment
453
413
594
-
other
151
138
198
-
income
1 347
1 016
2 690
-
pensions
1 548
1 411
2 028
-
health
585
534
766
-
total
4 084
3 512
6 276
-
Employer
15 116
13 781
19 801
-
pensions
1 897
1 730
2 485
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
453
413
594
-
other
718
654
940
-
health
572
521
749
-
accident
196
179
257
-
unemployment
453
413
594
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
79
-
total
4 349
3 965
5 698
-
Corporate
6 034
7 753
18 489
-
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.

1 509
1 938
4 622
-
total
1 509
1 938
4 622
-
Dividends
4 525
5 815
-
-
withholding
1 244
1 599
-
-
total
1 244
1 599
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
11 186
11 014
16 596
11 755
After tax
14 314
14 486
8 904
13 745
Living cost
11 032
11 032
11 032
11 032
Free-cash
3 282
3 454
-2 128
2 713

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
₴1492
₴1727
-₴3299
₴2264
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
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 121
health
-
-
-
1 951
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
102
pensions
-
-
-
4 718
income
-
-
-
2 863
total
-
-
-
11 823
Employee
17 281
13 781
19 748
-
unemployment
518
413
593
-
other
173
138
198
-
income
1 967
1 016
2 674
-
pensions
1 770
1 411
2 022
-
health
669
534
764
-
total
5 097
3 512
6 251
-
Employer
17 281
13 781
19 748
-
pensions
2 169
1 730
2 479
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
518
413
593
-
other
821
654
938
-
health
653
521
747
-
accident
224
179
257
-
unemployment
518
413
593
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
79
-
total
5 040
4 033
5 754
-
Corporate
3 177
7 685
18 435
-
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.

795
1 921
4 609
-
total
795
1 921
4 609
-
Dividends
2 383
5 764
-
-
withholding
656
1 585
-
-
total
656
1 585
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
11 588
11 051
16 614
11 823
After tax
13 912
14 449
8 886
13 677
Living cost
12 185
12 185
12 185
12 185
Free-cash
1 727
2 264
-3 299
1 492

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
₴249
-₴6436
-₴2123
₴1726
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
national
-
-
-
7 834
communal

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

-
-
-
1 321
social contributions
-
-
-
3 488
total
-
-
-
12 643
Employee

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

24 735
-
19 750
-
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
-
172
-
national
7 605
-
5 654
-
communal

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

1 290
-
1 030
-
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
-
1 481
-
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
-
928
-
total
12 127
-
9 265
-
Employer

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

24 735
-
19 750
-
surtax
2 805
-
2 240
-
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
-
1 750
-
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.

1 521
-
1 215
-
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
-
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.

361
-
288
-
total
7 201
-
5 750
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
5 100
-
-
surtax
-
102
-
-
total
-
5 202
-
-
Dividends
-
20 298
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 964
-
-
total
-
5 964
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
19 328
11 166
15 015
12 643
After tax
6 172
14 334
10 485
12 857
Living cost
12 608
12 608
12 608
12 608
Free-cash
-6 436
1 726
-2 123
249

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
₴12506
₴13750
₴13125
₴15856
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
-
-
-
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
-
-
-
3 825
total
-
-
-
7 048
Employee
7 873
-
23 131
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
787
-
2 313
-
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
-
4 061
-
Employer
7 873
-
23 131
-
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
16 082
25 500
-
-
income
1 608
2 550
-
-
total
1 608
2 550
-
-
Dividends
14 474
22 950
-
-
withholding
724
1 148
-
-
total
724
1 148
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
5 804
3 698
6 429
7 048
After tax
19 696
21 802
19 071
18 452
Living cost
5 946
5 946
5 946
5 946
Free-cash
13 750
15 856
13 125
12 506

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
₴13920
₴15666
₴14539
₴17270
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
-
-
-
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
-
-
-
3 825
total
-
-
-
7 048
Employee
6 001
-
23 131
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
600
-
2 313
-
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
-
4 061
-
Employer
6 001
-
23 131
-
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
18 322
25 500
-
-
income
1 832
2 550
-
-
total
1 832
2 550
-
-
Dividends
16 490
22 950
-
-
withholding
824
1 148
-
-
total
824
1 148
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
5 302
3 698
6 429
7 048
After tax
20 198
21 802
19 071
18 452
Living cost
4 532
4 532
4 532
4 532
Free-cash
15 666
17 270
14 539
13 920

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
₴11126
₴8830
₴10264
₴9675
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
-
-
-
650
social contributions
-
-
-
3 978
income
-
-
-
1 740
total
-
-
-
6 368
Employee
26 590
26 590
26 590
-
income
2 895
2 461
2 565
-
social contributions
1 005
2 207
1 921
-
health
206
452
394
-
total
4 106
5 120
4 880
-
Employer
26 590
26 590
26 590
-
social contributions
1 005
2 207
1 921
-
health
224
492
429
-
total
1 229
2 699
2 350
-
Corporate
12 158
-
-
-
income
1 520
-
-
-
total
1 520
-
-
-
Dividends
10 638
-
-
-
withholding
1 809
-
-
-
total
1 809
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
8 664
7 819
7 230
6 368
After tax
16 836
17 681
18 270
19 132
Living cost
8 006
8 006
8 006
8 006
Free-cash
8 830
9 675
10 264
11 126

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
₴7916
₴6068
₴7054
₴6465
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
-
-
-
650
social contributions
-
-
-
3 978
income
-
-
-
1 740
total
-
-
-
6 368
Employee
26 590
26 590
26 590
-
income
2 792
2 461
2 565
-
social contributions
1 292
2 207
1 921
-
health
264
452
394
-
total
4 348
5 120
4 880
-
Employer
26 590
26 590
26 590
-
social contributions
1 292
2 207
1 921
-
health
288
492
429
-
total
1 580
2 699
2 350
-
Corporate
8 355
-
-
-
income
1 045
-
-
-
total
1 045
-
-
-
Dividends
7 310
-
-
-
withholding
1 243
-
-
-
total
1 243
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
8 216
7 819
7 230
6 368
After tax
17 284
17 681
18 270
19 132
Living cost
11 216
11 216
11 216
11 216
Free-cash
6 068
6 465
7 054
7 916

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
₴4429
₴6714
₴4949
₴9566
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
-
-
-
3 442
social contributions
-
-
-
7 446
income
-
-
-
2 192
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 080
Employee
11 752
-
19 030
-
income
1 410
-
2 284
-
social contributions
764
-
1 237
-
health
1 587
-
2 569
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 761
-
6 090
-
Employer
11 752
-
19 030
-
social contributions
2 938
-
4 757
-
health
1 058
-
1 713
-
total
3 996
-
6 470
-
Corporate
9 753
25 500
-
-
income
1 853
4 845
-
-
total
1 853
4 845
-
-
Dividends
7 900
20 655
-
-
withholding
1 185
3 098
-
-
total
1 185
3 098
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 795
7 943
12 560
13 080
After tax
14 705
17 557
12 940
12 420
Living cost
7 991
7 991
7 991
7 991
Free-cash
6 714
9 566
4 949
4 429

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
₴2573
₴4197
₴3093
₴7710
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
-
-
-
3 442
social contributions
-
-
-
7 446
income
-
-
-
2 192
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 080
Employee
14 481
-
19 030
-
income
1 738
-
2 284
-
social contributions
941
-
1 237
-
health
1 955
-
2 569
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 634
-
6 090
-
Employer
14 481
-
19 030
-
social contributions
3 620
-
4 757
-
health
1 303
-
1 713
-
total
4 923
-
6 470
-
Corporate
6 095
25 500
-
-
income
1 158
4 845
-
-
total
1 158
4 845
-
-
Dividends
4 937
20 655
-
-
withholding
741
3 098
-
-
total
741
3 098
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
11 456
7 943
12 560
13 080
After tax
14 044
17 557
12 940
12 420
Living cost
9 847
9 847
9 847
9 847
Free-cash
4 197
7 710
3 093
2 573

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
-₴509
-₴50061
-₴50061
-₴50061
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
national
-
-
-
2 564
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
4 426
labour market
-
-
-
2 016
total
-
-
-
9 307
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
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
58 859
58 859
58 859
9 307
After tax
-33 359
-33 359
-33 359
16 193
Living cost
16 702
16 702
16 702
16 702
Free-cash
-50 061
-50 061
-50 061
-509

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
₴5317
₴9900
₴6347
₴12048
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
-
-
-
5 099
income
-
-
-
3 417
total
-
-
-
11 831
Employee
9 810
-
19 058
-
unemployment
157
-
305
-
income
1 104
-
3 674
-
pensions
196
-
381
-
total
1 457
-
4 360
-
Employer
9 810
-
19 058
-
pensions
1 962
-
3 812
-
health
1 275
-
2 477
-
unemployment
79
-
152
-
total
3 316
-
6 441
-
Corporate
12 374
25 500
-
-
income
2 475
5 100
-
-
total
2 475
5 100
-
-
Dividends
9 900
20 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 248
5 100
10 801
11 831
After tax
18 252
20 400
14 699
13 669
Living cost
8 352
8 352
8 352
8 352
Free-cash
9 900
12 048
6 347
5 317

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
₴5716
₴2680
₴1990
₴4145
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
national
-
-
-
1 714
health
-
-
-
248
municipal
-
-
-
4 546
total
-
-
-
6 508
Employee
18 193
-
21 452
-
unemployment
273
-
322
-
municipal
2 980
-
3 509
-
national
301
-
721
-
pensions
1 228
-
1 448
-
health
136
-
186
-
total
4 918
-
6 186
-
Employer
18 193
-
21 452
-
pensions
3 156
-
3 722
-
health
140
-
165
-
accident
18
-
22
-
unemployment
118
-
139
-
total
3 432
-
4 048
-
Corporate
3 874
25 500
-
-
income
775
5 100
-
-
total
775
5 100
-
-
Dividends

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

2 324
15 300
-
-
municipal
419
2 754
-
-
national
-
225
-
-
total
419
2 979
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
9 544
8 079
10 234
6 508
After tax
15 956
17 421
15 266
18 992
Living cost
13 276
13 276
13 276
13 276
Free-cash
2 680
4 145
1 990
5 716

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
₴4496
₴4113
₴4588
₴2193
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
220
pensions
-
-
-
7 185
social contributions
-
-
-
726
income
-
-
-
1 423
other
-
-
-
791
total
-
-
-
10 345
Employee
13 211
-
19 431
-
income
681
-
1 433
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
553
-
pensions
1 494
-
2 198
-
total
2 552
-
4 184
-
Employer
13 211
-
19 431
-
pensions
2 171
-
3 193
-
social contributions
39
-
58
-
other
456
-
671
-
health
925
-
1 360
-
unemployment
535
-
787
-
total
4 126
-
6 069
-
Corporate
8 164
25 500
-
-
income
2 286
7 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 286
7 140
-
-
Dividends
5 878
18 360
-
-
withholding
753
2 350
-
-
social contributions
1 011
3 158
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 764
5 508
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 728
12 648
10 253
10 345
After tax
14 772
12 852
15 247
15 155
Living cost
10 659
10 659
10 659
10 659
Free-cash
4 113
2 193
4 588
4 496

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
₴3324
₴3064
₴3416
₴1021
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
220
pensions
-
-
-
7 185
social contributions
-
-
-
726
income
-
-
-
1 423
other
-
-
-
791
total
-
-
-
10 345
Employee
14 800
-
19 431
-
income
873
-
1 433
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
553
-
pensions
1 673
-
2 198
-
total
2 968
-
4 184
-
Employer
14 800
-
19 431
-
pensions
2 431
-
3 193
-
social contributions
45
-
58
-
other
511
-
671
-
health
1 036
-
1 360
-
unemployment
599
-
787
-
total
4 622
-
6 069
-
Corporate
6 079
25 500
-
-
income
1 702
7 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 702
7 140
-
-
Dividends
4 376
18 360
-
-
withholding
560
2 350
-
-
social contributions
753
3 158
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 313
5 508
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 605
12 648
10 253
10 345
After tax
14 895
12 852
15 247
15 155
Living cost
11 831
11 831
11 831
11 831
Free-cash
3 064
1 021
3 416
3 324

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
-₴1547
-₴2923
-₴1455
-₴3850
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
220
pensions
-
-
-
7 185
social contributions
-
-
-
726
income
-
-
-
1 423
other
-
-
-
791
total
-
-
-
10 345
Employee
21 658
-
19 431
-
income
1 890
-
1 433
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
617
-
553
-
pensions
2 450
-
2 198
-
total
4 957
-
4 184
-
Employer
21 658
-
19 431
-
pensions
3 559
-
3 193
-
social contributions
65
-
58
-
other
747
-
671
-
health
1 516
-
1 360
-
unemployment
877
-
787
-
total
6 764
-
6 069
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
7 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 140
-
-
Dividends
-
18 360
-
-
withholding
-
2 350
-
-
social contributions
-
3 158
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 508
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
11 721
12 648
10 253
10 345
After tax
13 779
12 852
15 247
15 155
Living cost
16 702
16 702
16 702
16 702
Free-cash
-2 923
-3 850
-1 455
-1 547

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
₴23013
₴21575
₴18168
₴21993
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
2 789
-
25 500
-
income
558
-
5 100
-
total
558
-
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%.

22 711
25 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
22 711
25 500
-
-
withholding
1 135
1 275
-
-
total
1 135
1 275
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
1 693
1 275
5 100
255
After tax
23 807
24 225
20 400
25 245
Living cost
2 232
2 232
2 232
2 232
Free-cash
21 575
21 993
18 168
23 013

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
₴21767
₴20095
₴16922
₴20747
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
4 347
-
25 500
-
income
869
-
5 100
-
total
869
-
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%.

21 153
25 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
21 153
25 500
-
-
withholding
1 058
1 275
-
-
total
1 058
1 275
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
1 927
1 275
5 100
255
After tax
23 573
24 225
20 400
25 245
Living cost
3 478
3 478
3 478
3 478
Free-cash
20 095
20 747
16 922
21 767

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
₴4290
₴4356
₴5642
-₴169
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
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.

-
-
-
216
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.

-
-
-
3 930
trade
-
-
-
1 352
total
-
-
-
7 860
Employee

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

17 206
-
25 500
-
income

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

1 415
-
3 930
-
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
-
216
-
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
-
6 508
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 294
25 500
-
-
trade
1 190
3 659
-
-
income
1 244
3 825
-
-
chamber of commerce
65
90
-
-
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.

68
211
-
-
total
2 567
7 785
-
-
Dividends
5 727
17 715
-
-
withholding
1 300
4 298
-
-
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.

72
236
-
-
total
1 372
4 534
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 794
12 319
6 508
7 860
After tax
17 706
13 181
18 992
17 640
Living cost
13 350
13 350
13 350
13 350
Free-cash
4 356
-169
5 642
4 290

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
₴7034
₴6273
₴8518
₴2445
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
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.

-
-
-
216
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.

-
-
-
3 930
trade
-
-
-
1 484
total
-
-
-
7 992
Employee

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

13 226
-
25 500
-
income

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

369
-
3 930
-
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
-
216
-
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
-
6 508
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 274
25 500
-
-
trade
1 933
4 016
-
-
income
1 841
3 825
-
-
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.

101
211
-
-
total
3 945
8 141
-
-
Dividends
8 328
17 359
-
-
withholding
1 950
4 208
-
-
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.

107
232
-
-
total
2 057
4 440
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
8 753
12 581
6 508
7 992
After tax
16 747
12 919
18 992
17 508
Living cost
10 474
10 474
10 474
10 474
Free-cash
6 273
2 445
8 518
7 034

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
₴3858
₴4063
₴5408
-₴797
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
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.

-
-
-
216
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.

-
-
-
3 930
trade
-
-
-
1 550
total
-
-
-
8 058
Employee

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

17 536
-
25 500
-
income

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

1 507
-
3 930
-
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
-
216
-
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
-
6 508
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 964
25 500
-
-
trade
1 310
4 195
-
-
income
1 194
3 825
-
-
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.

66
211
-
-
total
2 634
8 320
-
-
Dividends
5 330
17 181
-
-
withholding
1 201
4 164
-
-
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.

66
229
-
-
total
1 267
4 393
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 853
12 713
6 508
8 058
After tax
17 647
12 787
18 992
17 442
Living cost
13 584
13 584
13 584
13 584
Free-cash
4 063
-797
5 408
3 858

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
₴1535
₴2425
₴3151
-₴3184
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
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.

-
-
-
216
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.

-
-
-
3 930
trade
-
-
-
1 616
total
-
-
-
8 124
Employee

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

20 782
-
25 500
-
income

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

2 444
-
3 930
-
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
-
216
-
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
-
6 508
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 718
25 500
-
-
trade
809
4 373
-
-
income
707
3 825
-
-
chamber of commerce
59
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.

39
211
-
-
total
1 614
8 498
-
-
Dividends
3 104
17 003
-
-
withholding
644
4 119
-
-
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
226
-
-
total
679
4 345
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 234
12 843
6 508
8 124
After tax
18 266
12 657
18 992
17 376
Living cost
15 841
15 841
15 841
15 841
Free-cash
2 425
-3 184
3 151
1 535

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
₴6171
₴7173
₴5609
₴8273
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
surtax
-
-
-
385
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 811
pensions
-
-
-
5 100
income
-
-
-
4 187
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 562
Employee
11 645
-
21 066
-
unemployment
810
-
1 466
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 952
-
3 940
-
surtax
41
-
342
-
pensions
777
-
1 405
-
health
297
-
537
-
total
3 877
-
7 690
-
Employer
11 645
-
21 066
-
pensions
1 553
-
2 808
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
530
-
958
-
unemployment
369
-
668
-
total
2 452
-
4 434
-
Corporate
11 403
25 500
-
-
income
2 965
6 630
-
-
total
2 965
6 630
-
-
Dividends
8 438
18 870
-
-
withholding
1 266
2 830
-
-
total
1 266
2 830
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 560
9 460
12 124
11 562
After tax
14 940
16 040
13 376
13 938
Living cost
7 767
7 767
7 767
7 767
Free-cash
7 173
8 273
5 609
6 171

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
₴6307
₴7333
₴5745
₴8409
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
surtax
-
-
-
385
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 811
pensions
-
-
-
5 100
income
-
-
-
4 187
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 562
Employee
11 435
-
21 066
-
unemployment
796
-
1 466
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 917
-
3 940
-
surtax
37
-
342
-
pensions
763
-
1 405
-
health
292
-
537
-
total
3 805
-
7 690
-
Employer
11 435
-
21 066
-
pensions
1 524
-
2 808
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
520
-
958
-
unemployment
362
-
668
-
total
2 406
-
4 434
-
Corporate
11 658
25 500
-
-
income
3 031
6 630
-
-
total
3 031
6 630
-
-
Dividends
8 627
18 870
-
-
withholding
1 294
2 830
-
-
total
1 294
2 830
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 536
9 460
12 124
11 562
After tax
14 964
16 040
13 376
13 938
Living cost
7 631
7 631
7 631
7 631
Free-cash
7 333
8 409
5 745
6 307

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
₴10745
₴7636
₴7862
₴7491
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
-
-
-
383
health
-
-
-
1 785
pensions
-
-
-
2 550
income
-
-
-
3 117
total
-
-
-
7 835
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
21 339
-
unemployment
150
60
320
-
income
1 221
486
2 609
-
pensions
999
398
2 134
-
health
699
278
1 494
-
total
3 069
1 222
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.

9 989
3 975
21 339
-
pensions
1 948
775
4 161
-
total
1 948
775
4 161
-
Corporate
13 564
20 749
-
-
income
1 221
1 867
-
-
total
1 221
1 867
-
-
Dividends
12 343
18 882
-
-
withholding
2 345
3 588
-
-
social contributions
2 361
3 637
-
-
total
4 706
7 225
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
10 944
11 089
10 718
7 835
After tax
14 556
14 411
14 782
17 665
Living cost
6 920
6 920
6 920
6 920
Free-cash
7 636
7 491
7 862
10 745

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
-₴1062
-₴2725
-₴863
-₴781
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
national
-
-
-
3 972
pensions
-
-
-
3 060
social contributions
-
-
-
274
municipal
-
-
-
2 563
total
-
-
-
9 869
Employee
25 878
-
22 045
-
municipal
3 196
-
2 662
-
national
4 953
-
4 125
-
pensions
1 035
-
882
-
total
9 184
-
7 669
-
Employer
25 878
-
22 045
-
pensions
2 070
-
1 764
-
social contributions
278
-
237
-
total
2 348
-
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
11 532
9 588
9 670
9 869
After tax
13 968
15 912
15 830
15 631
Living cost
16 693
16 693
16 693
16 693
Free-cash
-2 725
-781
-863
-1 062

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
-₴760
-₴1549
-₴760
-₴1847
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
-
-
-
2 077
income
-
-
-
4 485
total
-
-
-
6 562
Employee
27 049
-
25 500
-
social contributions
2 247
-
2 077
-
income
5 104
-
4 485
-
total
7 351
-
6 562
-
Employer
27 049
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
income
-
3 187
-
-
total
-
3 187
-
-
Dividends
-
22 313
-
-
withholding
-
4 462
-
-
total
-
4 462
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
7 351
7 649
6 562
6 562
After tax
18 149
17 851
18 938
18 938
Living cost
19 698
19 698
19 698
19 698
Free-cash
-1 549
-1 847
-760
-760

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
-₴851
-₴5232
-₴2227
-₴986
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
national
-
-
-
4 783
regional
-
-
-
266
social contributions
-
-
-
6 559
municipal
-
-
-
152
total
-
-
-
11 760
Employee
30 732
-
25 500
-
municipal
163
-
135
-
national
5 325
-
4 170
-
social contributions
10 363
-
8 598
-
regional
290
-
233
-
total
16 141
-
13 136
-
Employer
30 732
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
25 500
-
-
nationa
-
6 120
-
-
municipal
-
995
-
-
total
-
7 115
-
-
Dividends
-
18 385
-
-
withholding
-
4 780
-
-
total
-
4 780
-
-
Income
25 500
25 500
25 500
25 500
Total tax
16 141
11 895
13 136
11 760
After tax
9 359
13 605
12 364
13 740
Living cost
14 591
14 591
14 591
14 591
Free-cash
-5 232
-986
-2 227
-851

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
₴4306
₴3320
₴2939
₴4088
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
national
-
-
-
4 783
regional
-
-
-
385
social contributions
-
-
-
6 559
municipal
-
-
-
152
total
-
-
-
11 879
Employee
19 182
-
25 500
-
municipal
102
-
135
-
national
3 039
-
4 170
-
social contributions
6 468
-
8 598
-
regional
258
-
343
-
total
9 867
-
13 246
-
Employer
19 182
-
25 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 318
25 500
-
-
nationa
1 517
6 120
-
-
municipal
314
1 267
-
-
total
1 831
7 387
-
-
Dividends