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
₴ 26500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴14530
₴11765
₴11023
₴13488
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 830
income
-
-
-
327
total
-
-
-
6 157
Employee
9 968
-
22 943
-
social contributions
648
-
1 492
-
income
-
-
367
-
total
648
-
1 859
-
Employer
9 968
-
22 943
-
social contributions
1 545
-
3 556
-
total
1 545
-
3 556
-
Corporate
14 987
26 500
-
-
income
1 499
2 650
-
-
total
1 499
2 650
-
-
Dividends
13 488
23 850
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
3 692
2 650
5 415
6 157
After tax
22 808
23 850
21 085
20 343
Living cost
9 320
9 320
9 320
9 320
Free-cash
13 488
14 530
11 765
11 023

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
₴5072
-₴1110
₴4157
₴4918
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
-
-
-
26 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
106
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
2 027
pensions
-
-
-
4 902
income
-
-
-
3 514
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 451
Employee
13 553
12 356
20 578
-
health
524
478
796
-
pensions
1 388
1 265
2 107
-
other
135
124
206
-
unemployment
407
371
617
-
income
1 207
911
3 221
-
total
3 661
3 149
6 947
-
Employer
13 553
12 356
20 578
-
pensions
1 701
1 551
2 582
-
accident
176
161
268
-
unemployment
407
371
617
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
407
371
617
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
82
-
health
512
467
778
-
other
644
587
977
-
total
3 901
3 557
5 921
-
Corporate
9 046
10 588
19 401
-
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.

2 262
2 647
4 850
-
total
2 262
2 647
4 850
-
Dividends
6 784
7 941
-
-
withholding
1 866
2 183
-
-
total
1 866
2 183
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 690
11 536
17 718
12 451
After tax
14 810
14 964
8 782
14 049
Living cost
9 892
9 892
9 892
9 892
Free-cash
4 918
5 072
-1 110
4 157

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
₴4005
-₴2158
₴3063
₴3526
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
-
-
-
26 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
106
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
2 027
pensions
-
-
-
4 902
income
-
-
-
3 514
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
12 512
Employee
15 495
12 356
20 529
-
health
600
478
794
-
pensions
1 587
1 265
2 102
-
other
155
124
205
-
unemployment
465
371
616
-
income
1 764
911
3 207
-
total
4 571
3 149
6 924
-
Employer
15 495
12 356
20 529
-
pensions
1 945
1 551
2 577
-
accident
201
161
267
-
unemployment
465
371
616
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
616
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
82
-
health
585
467
776
-
other
736
587
976
-
total
4 520
3 618
5 971
-
Corporate
6 485
10 527
19 352
-
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.

1 621
2 632
4 838
-
total
1 621
2 632
4 838
-
Dividends
4 864
7 895
-
-
withholding
1 337
2 171
-
-
total
1 337
2 171
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
12 049
11 570
17 733
12 512
After tax
14 451
14 930
8 767
13 988
Living cost
10 925
10 925
10 925
10 925
Free-cash
3 526
4 005
-2 158
3 063

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
₴3574
-₴704
₴1631
-₴2135
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 890
communal

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

-
-
-
1 357
national
-
-
-
8 317
total
-
-
-
13 564
Employee

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

22 178
-
20 524
-
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
-
964
-
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
-
1 539
-
communal

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

1 157
-
1 070
-
national
6 819
-
6 172
-
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
-
178
-
total
10 874
-
9 923
-
Employer

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

22 178
-
20 524
-
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
-
267
-
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
-
299
-
surtax
2 515
-
2 328
-
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
-
1 263
-
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
-
1 819
-
total
6 456
-
5 976
-
Corporate
-
26 500
-
-
surtax
-
106
-
-
income
-
5 300
-
-
total
-
5 406
-
-
Dividends
-
21 094
-
-
withholding

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

-
6 215
-
-
total
-
6 215
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
17 330
11 621
15 899
13 564
After tax
9 170
14 879
10 601
12 936
Living cost
11 305
11 305
11 305
11 305
Free-cash
-2 135
3 574
-704
1 631

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
₴17328
₴15041
₴14305
₴15437
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
-
-
-
26 500
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
-
-
-
3 975
total
-
-
-
6 865
Employee
7 058
-
24 376
-
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
-
2 438
-
total
1 729
-
4 005
-
Employer
7 058
-
24 376
-
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
18 057
26 500
-
-
income
1 806
2 650
-
-
total
1 806
2 650
-
-
Dividends
16 251
23 850
-
-
withholding
813
1 192
-
-
total
813
1 192
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
5 733
3 842
6 129
6 865
After tax
20 767
22 658
20 371
19 635
Living cost
5 330
5 330
5 330
5 330
Free-cash
15 437
17 328
15 041
14 305

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
₴18595
₴16308
₴15572
₴17156
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
-
-
-
26 500
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
-
-
-
3 975
total
-
-
-
6 865
Employee
5 380
-
24 376
-
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
-
2 438
-
total
1 316
-
4 005
-
Employer
5 380
-
24 376
-
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
20 065
26 500
-
-
income
2 007
2 650
-
-
total
2 007
2 650
-
-
Dividends
18 058
23 850
-
-
withholding
903
1 192
-
-
total
903
1 192
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
5 281
3 842
6 129
6 865
After tax
21 219
22 658
20 371
19 635
Living cost
4 063
4 063
4 063
4 063
Free-cash
17 156
18 595
16 308
15 572

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
₴12245
₴12208
₴12236
₴10558
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 134
health
-
-
-
675
income
-
-
-
2 276
total
-
-
-
7 085
Employee
23 842
23 842
24 058
-
health
185
405
409
-
social contributions
901
1 979
1 997
-
income
2 596
2 207
2 265
-
total
3 682
4 591
4 671
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
24 058
-
social contributions
901
1 979
1 997
-
health
201
441
445
-
total
1 102
2 420
2 442
-
Corporate
14 537
238
-
-
income
1 817
30
-
-
total
1 817
30
-
-
Dividends
12 720
208
-
-
withholding
2 162
35
-
-
total
2 162
35
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 763
7 076
7 113
7 085
After tax
17 737
19 424
19 387
19 415
Living cost
7 179
7 179
7 179
7 179
Free-cash
10 558
12 245
12 208
12 236

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
₴9367
₴9330
₴9358
₴8080
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 134
health
-
-
-
675
income
-
-
-
2 276
total
-
-
-
7 085
Employee
23 842
23 842
24 058
-
health
237
405
409
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
1 997
-
income
2 504
2 207
2 265
-
total
3 900
4 591
4 671
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
24 058
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
1 997
-
health
258
441
445
-
total
1 417
2 420
2 442
-
Corporate
11 127
238
-
-
income
1 391
30
-
-
total
1 391
30
-
-
Dividends
9 736
208
-
-
withholding
1 655
35
-
-
total
1 655
35
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 363
7 076
7 113
7 085
After tax
18 137
19 424
19 387
19 415
Living cost
10 057
10 057
10 057
10 057
Free-cash
8 080
9 367
9 330
9 358

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
₴10949
₴6152
₴5610
₴8347
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
7 738
health
-
-
-
3 578
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 278
total
-
-
-
13 594
Employee
10 729
-
19 776
-
health
1 448
-
2 670
-
social contributions
697
-
1 285
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 288
-
2 373
-
total
3 433
-
6 328
-
Employer
10 729
-
19 776
-
social contributions
2 682
-
4 944
-
health
966
-
1 780
-
total
3 648
-
6 724
-
Corporate
12 123
26 500
-
-
income
2 303
5 035
-
-
total
2 303
5 035
-
-
Dividends
9 820
21 465
-
-
withholding
1 473
3 220
-
-
total
1 473
3 220
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
10 857
8 255
13 052
13 594
After tax
15 643
18 245
13 448
12 906
Living cost
7 296
7 296
7 296
7 296
Free-cash
8 347
10 949
6 152
5 610

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
₴9255
₴4458
₴3916
₴6048
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
7 738
health
-
-
-
3 578
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 278
total
-
-
-
13 594
Employee
13 221
-
19 776
-
health
1 785
-
2 670
-
social contributions
859
-
1 285
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 587
-
2 373
-
total
4 231
-
6 328
-
Employer
13 221
-
19 776
-
social contributions
3 305
-
4 944
-
health
1 190
-
1 780
-
total
4 495
-
6 724
-
Corporate
8 784
26 500
-
-
income
1 669
5 035
-
-
total
1 669
5 035
-
-
Dividends
7 115
21 465
-
-
withholding
1 067
3 220
-
-
total
1 067
3 220
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 462
8 255
13 052
13 594
After tax
15 038
18 245
13 448
12 906
Living cost
8 990
8 990
8 990
8 990
Free-cash
6 048
9 255
4 458
3 916

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
-₴41235
-₴41235
₴1673
-₴41235
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
-
-
-
26 500
labour market
-
-
-
2 098
municipal
-
-
-
4 747
pensions
-
-
-
269
national
-
-
-
2 741
total
-
-
-
9 855
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
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
52 763
52 763
52 763
9 855
After tax
-26 263
-26 263
-26 263
16 645
Living cost
14 972
14 972
14 972
14 972
Free-cash
-41 235
-41 235
-41 235
1 673

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
₴13711
₴7785
₴6715
₴11785
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
-
-
-
26 500
health
-
-
-
3 445
pensions
-
-
-
5 300
income
-
-
-
3 551
total
-
-
-
12 296
Employee
8 796
-
19 806
-
pensions
176
-
396
-
unemployment
141
-
317
-
income
990
-
3 819
-
total
1 307
-
4 532
-
Employer
8 796
-
19 806
-
pensions
1 759
-
3 961
-
unemployment
71
-
158
-
health
1 143
-
2 575
-
total
2 973
-
6 694
-
Corporate
14 731
26 500
-
-
income
2 946
5 300
-
-
total
2 946
5 300
-
-
Dividends
11 785
21 200
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
7 226
5 300
11 226
12 296
After tax
19 274
21 200
15 274
14 204
Living cost
7 489
7 489
7 489
7 489
Free-cash
11 785
13 711
7 785
6 715

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
₴6060
₴3570
₴7418
₴4920
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

-
-
-
26 500
health
-
-
-
279
municipal
-
-
-
4 720
national
-
-
-
2 179
total
-
-
-
7 178
Employee
16 313
-
22 293
-
health
122
-
214
-
municipal
2 672
-
3 643
-
pensions
1 101
-
1 505
-
national
269
-
1 123
-
unemployment
245
-
334
-
total
4 409
-
6 819
-
Employer
16 313
-
22 293
-
accident
16
-
22
-
unemployment
106
-
145
-
health
125
-
172
-
pensions
2 830
-
3 868
-
total
3 077
-
4 207
-
Corporate
7 110
26 500
-
-
income
1 422
5 300
-
-
total
1 422
5 300
-
-
Dividends

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

4 266
15 900
-
-
municipal
768
2 862
-
-
national
-
374
-
-
total
768
3 236
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
9 676
8 536
11 026
7 178
After tax
16 824
17 964
15 474
19 322
Living cost
11 904
11 904
11 904
11 904
Free-cash
4 920
6 060
3 570
7 418

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
₴3800
₴5881
₴5832
₴5521
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
755
health
-
-
-
243
pensions
-
-
-
7 405
other
-
-
-
821
income
-
-
-
1 887
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 111
Employee
11 845
-
20 194
-
income
611
-
1 896
-
social contributions
338
-
575
-
pensions
1 340
-
2 284
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 289
-
4 755
-
Employer
11 845
-
20 194
-
pensions
1 946
-
3 317
-
social contributions
35
-
61
-
unemployment
480
-
818
-
health
829
-
1 414
-
other
409
-
697
-
total
3 699
-
6 307
-
Corporate
10 956
26 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 068
7 420
-
-
total
3 068
7 420
-
-
Dividends
7 888
19 080
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 010
2 442
-
-
social contributions
1 356
3 281
-
-
total
2 366
5 723
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 422
13 143
11 062
11 111
After tax
15 078
13 357
15 438
15 389
Living cost
9 557
9 557
9 557
9 557
Free-cash
5 521
3 800
5 881
5 832

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
₴2749
₴4830
₴4781
₴4580
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
755
health
-
-
-
243
pensions
-
-
-
7 405
other
-
-
-
821
income
-
-
-
1 887
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 111
Employee
13 270
-
20 194
-
income
783
-
1 896
-
social contributions
378
-
575
-
pensions
1 500
-
2 284
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 661
-
4 755
-
Employer
13 270
-
20 194
-
pensions
2 180
-
3 317
-
social contributions
40
-
61
-
unemployment
537
-
818
-
health
929
-
1 414
-
other
458
-
697
-
total
4 144
-
6 307
-
Corporate
9 086
26 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
2 544
7 420
-
-
total
2 544
7 420
-
-
Dividends
6 542
19 080
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
837
2 442
-
-
social contributions
1 126
3 281
-
-
total
1 963
5 723
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 312
13 143
11 062
11 111
After tax
15 188
13 357
15 438
15 389
Living cost
10 608
10 608
10 608
10 608
Free-cash
4 580
2 749
4 830
4 781

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
-₴1618
₴463
₴414
₴514
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
755
health
-
-
-
243
pensions
-
-
-
7 405
other
-
-
-
821
income
-
-
-
1 887
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 111
Employee
19 419
-
20 194
-
income
1 694
-
1 896
-
social contributions
553
-
575
-
pensions
2 196
-
2 284
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 443
-
4 755
-
Employer
19 419
-
20 194
-
pensions
3 191
-
3 317
-
social contributions
58
-
61
-
unemployment
787
-
818
-
health
1 359
-
1 414
-
other
670
-
697
-
total
6 065
-
6 307
-
Corporate
1 016
26 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
284
7 420
-
-
total
284
7 420
-
-
Dividends
731
19 080
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
94
2 442
-
-
social contributions
125
3 281
-
-
total
219
5 723
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 011
13 143
11 062
11 111
After tax
15 489
13 357
15 438
15 389
Living cost
14 975
14 975
14 975
14 975
Free-cash
514
-1 618
463
414

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
₴22986
₴19011
₴24046
₴22576
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%.

-
-
-
26 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
265
total
-
-
-
265
Employee
2 736
-
26 500
-
income
547
-
5 300
-
total
547
-
5 300
-
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%.

23 764
26 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
23 764
26 500
-
-
withholding
1 188
1 325
-
-
total
1 188
1 325
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
1 735
1 325
5 300
265
After tax
24 765
25 175
21 200
26 235
Living cost
2 189
2 189
2 189
2 189
Free-cash
22 576
22 986
19 011
24 046

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
₴21764
₴17789
₴22824
₴21124
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%.

-
-
-
26 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
265
total
-
-
-
265
Employee
4 264
-
26 500
-
income
853
-
5 300
-
total
853
-
5 300
-
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%.

22 236
26 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
22 236
26 500
-
-
withholding
1 112
1 325
-
-
total
1 112
1 325
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
1 965
1 325
5 300
265
After tax
24 535
25 175
21 200
26 235
Living cost
3 411
3 411
3 411
3 411
Free-cash
21 124
21 764
17 789
22 824

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
₴1714
₴7376
₴5642
₴5770
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.

-
-
-
26 500
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
-
-
-
1 734
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.

-
-
-
4 774
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.

-
-
-
262
total
-
-
-
8 888
Employee

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

15 427
-
26 500
-
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
-
262
-
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
-
4 774
-
total
3 457
-
7 154
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 073
26 500
-
-
trade
1 589
3 803
-
-
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.

91
219
-
-
chamber of commerce
64
86
-
-
income
1 661
3 975
-
-
total
3 405
8 083
-
-
Dividends
7 668
18 417
-
-
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.

99
247
-
-
withholding
1 799
4 486
-
-
total
1 898
4 733
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 760
12 816
7 154
8 888
After tax
17 740
13 684
19 346
17 612
Living cost
11 970
11 970
11 970
11 970
Free-cash
5 770
1 714
7 376
5 642

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
₴4020
₴9955
₴8052
₴7452
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.

-
-
-
26 500
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
-
-
-
1 903
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.

-
-
-
4 774
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.

-
-
-
262
total
-
-
-
9 057
Employee

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

11 859
-
26 500
-
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
-
262
-
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
-
4 774
-
total
2 467
-
7 154
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
14 641
26 500
-
-
trade
2 306
4 174
-
-
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
219
-
-
chamber of commerce
68
85
-
-
income
2 196
3 975
-
-
total
4 691
8 453
-
-
Dividends
9 950
18 047
-
-
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.

130
242
-
-
withholding
2 369
4 394
-
-
total
2 499
4 636
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
9 657
13 089
7 154
9 057
After tax
16 843
13 411
19 346
17 443
Living cost
9 391
9 391
9 391
9 391
Free-cash
7 452
4 020
9 955
8 052

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
₴1095
₴7166
₴5178
₴5453
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.

-
-
-
26 500
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
-
-
-
1 988
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.

-
-
-
4 774
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.

-
-
-
262
total
-
-
-
9 142
Employee

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

15 723
-
26 500
-
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
-
262
-
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
-
4 774
-
total
3 543
-
7 154
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
10 777
26 500
-
-
trade
1 773
4 359
-
-
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
219
-
-
chamber of commerce
62
85
-
-
income
1 616
3 975
-
-
total
3 540
8 638
-
-
Dividends
7 236
17 862
-
-
surtax

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

93
239
-
-
withholding
1 691
4 348
-
-
total
1 784
4 587
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 867
13 225
7 154
9 142
After tax
17 633
13 275
19 346
17 358
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
5 453
1 095
7 166
5 178

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
-₴1066
₴5142
₴3070
₴3963
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.

-
-
-
26 500
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
-
-
-
2 072
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.

-
-
-
4 774
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.

-
-
-
262
total
-
-
-
9 226
Employee

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

18 634
-
26 500
-
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
-
262
-
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
-
4 774
-
total
4 430
-
7 154
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 866
26 500
-
-
trade
1 349
4 545
-
-
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.

65
219
-
-
chamber of commerce
58
84
-
-
income
1 180
3 975
-
-
total
2 652
8 823
-
-
Dividends
5 214
17 677
-
-
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.

65
237
-
-
withholding
1 186
4 302
-
-
total
1 251
4 539
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 333
13 362
7 154
9 226
After tax
18 167
13 138
19 346
17 274
Living cost
14 204
14 204
14 204
14 204
Free-cash
3 963
-1 066
5 142
3 070

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
₴9705
₴6625
₴7131
₴8717
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
-
-
-
26 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 882
pensions
-
-
-
5 300
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
4 651
surtax
-
-
-
501
total
-
-
-
12 405
Employee
10 442
-
21 892
-
health
267
-
558
-
pensions
697
-
1 460
-
surtax
37
-
443
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
727
-
1 524
-
income
1 750
-
4 318
-
total
3 478
-
8 303
-
Employer
10 442
-
21 892
-
pensions
1 392
-
2 918
-
unemployment
331
-
694
-
health
475
-
996
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 198
-
4 608
-
Corporate
13 860
26 500
-
-
income
3 604
6 890
-
-
total
3 604
6 890
-
-
Dividends
10 256
19 610
-
-
withholding
1 539
2 941
-
-
total
1 539
2 941
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
10 819
9 831
12 911
12 405
After tax
15 681
16 669
13 589
14 095
Living cost
6 964
6 964
6 964
6 964
Free-cash
8 717
9 705
6 625
7 131

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
₴9827
₴6747
₴7253
₴8859
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
-
-
-
26 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
1 882
pensions
-
-
-
5 300
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
4 651
surtax
-
-
-
501
total
-
-
-
12 405
Employee
10 253
-
21 892
-
health
262
-
558
-
pensions
684
-
1 460
-
surtax
34
-
443
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
714
-
1 524
-
income
1 719
-
4 318
-
total
3 413
-
8 303
-
Employer
10 253
-
21 892
-
pensions
1 367
-
2 918
-
unemployment
325
-
694
-
health
467
-
996
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 159
-
4 608
-
Corporate
14 088
26 500
-
-
income
3 663
6 890
-
-
total
3 663
6 890
-
-
Dividends
10 425
19 610
-
-
withholding
1 564
2 941
-
-
total
1 564
2 941
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
10 799
9 831
12 911
12 405
After tax
15 701
16 669
13 589
14 095
Living cost
6 842
6 842
6 842
6 842
Free-cash
8 859
9 827
6 747
7 253

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
₴8874
₴9281
₴12276
₴8999
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
-
-
-
26 500
unemployment
-
-
-
398
health
-
-
-
1 855
pensions
-
-
-
2 650
income
-
-
-
3 240
total
-
-
-
8 143
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
22 176
-
health
615
245
1 552
-
pensions
878
349
2 218
-
unemployment
132
52
333
-
income
1 073
427
2 711
-
total
2 698
1 073
6 814
-
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
22 176
-
pensions
1 712
681
4 324
-
total
1 712
681
4 324
-
Corporate
16 009
22 325
-
-
income
1 441
2 009
-
-
total
1 441
2 009
-
-
Dividends
14 569
20 316
-
-
withholding
2 768
3 860
-
-
social contributions
2 801
3 922
-
-
total
5 569
7 782
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 420
11 545
11 138
8 143
After tax
15 080
14 955
15 362
18 357
Living cost
6 081
6 081
6 081
6 081
Free-cash
8 999
8 874
9 281
12 276

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
₴884
₴694
₴485
₴34
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
285
municipal
-
-
-
2 706
pensions
-
-
-
3 180
national
-
-
-
4 192
total
-
-
-
10 363
Employee
24 264
-
22 909
-
municipal
2 997
-
2 808
-
pensions
971
-
916
-
national
4 644
-
4 351
-
total
8 612
-
8 075
-
Employer
24 264
-
22 909
-
social contributions
261
-
246
-
pensions
1 941
-
1 833
-
total
2 202
-
2 079
-
Corporate
-
26 500
-
-
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%.

-
5 300
-
-
total
-
5 300
-
-
Dividends
-
21 200
-
-
withholding
-
4 664
-
-
total
-
4 664
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
10 814
9 964
10 154
10 363
After tax
15 686
16 536
16 346
16 137
Living cost
15 652
15 652
15 652
15 652
Free-cash
34
884
694
485

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
₴887
₴1101
₴1101
₴1573
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
-
-
-
26 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 262
income
-
-
-
5 475
total
-
-
-
7 737
Employee
24 253
-
26 500
-
social contributions
2 015
-
2 262
-
income
4 576
-
5 475
-
total
6 591
-
7 737
-
Employer
24 253
-
26 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
2 247
26 500
-
-
income
281
3 313
-
-
total
281
3 313
-
-
Dividends
1 966
23 187
-
-
withholding
393
4 638
-
-
total
393
4 638
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
7 265
7 951
7 737
7 737
After tax
19 235
18 549
18 763
18 763
Living cost
17 662
17 662
17 662
17 662
Free-cash
1 573
887
1 101
1 101

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
₴1055
-₴417
₴843
-₴1056
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
-
-
-
26 500
regional
-
-
-
285
social contributions
-
-
-
6 816
municipal
-
-
-
158
national
-
-
-
5 315
total
-
-
-
12 574
Employee
27 556
-
26 500
-
regional
260
-
248
-
municipal
146
-
141
-
social contributions
9 292
-
8 936
-
national
4 775
-
4 509
-
total
14 473
-
13 834
-
Employer
27 556
-
26 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 500
-
-
nationa
-
6 360
-
-
municipal
-
1 034
-
-
total
-
7 394
-
-
Dividends
-
19 106
-
-
withholding
-
4 968
-
-
total
-
4 968
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
14 473
12 362
13 834
12 574
After tax
12 027
14 138
12 666
13 926
Living cost
13 083
13 083
13 083
13 083
Free-cash
-1 056
1 055
-417
843

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
₴5577
₴4205
₴5459
₴4889
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
-
-
-
26 500
regional
-
-
-
400
social contributions
-
-
-
6 816
municipal
-
-
-
158
national
-
-
-
5 315
total
-
-
-
12 689
Employee
17 199
-
26 500
-
regional
232
-
357
-
municipal
91
-
141
-
social contributions
5 800
-
8 936
-
national
2 725
-
4 509
-
total
8 848
-
13 943
-
Employer
17 199
-
26 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 301
26 500
-
-
nationa
2 232
6 360
-
-
municipal
462
1 317
-
-
total
2 694
7 677
-
-
Dividends
6 606
18 823