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
₴10039
₴12306
₴10783
₴13466
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
-
-
-
247
total
-
-
-
6 077
Employee
11 106
-
22 944
-
social contributions
722
-
1 491
-
income
-
-
286
-
total
722
-
1 777
-
Employer
11 106
-
22 944
-
social contributions
1 721
-
3 556
-
total
1 721
-
3 556
-
Corporate
13 673
26 500
-
-
income
1 367
2 650
-
-
total
1 367
2 650
-
-
Dividends
12 305
23 850
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
3 810
2 650
5 333
6 077
After tax
22 690
23 850
21 167
20 423
Living cost
10 384
10 384
10 384
10 384
Free-cash
12 306
13 466
10 783
10 039

Estimated living cost  is ₴10384 per week

₴6714
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴783
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2692
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Andorra has a limit of 1000 sole-trade resident permits per year, so while it isn't complicated to obtain one, it may get difficult by the end of the term.

Graz , Austria
₴3198
₴3837
-₴1902
₴4006
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 119
health
-
-
-
2 027
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
106
pensions
-
-
-
4 903
income
-
-
-
3 126
total
-
-
-
12 281
Employee
15 100
13 766
20 577
-
unemployment
453
413
618
-
other
151
138
206
-
income
1 345
1 015
2 915
-
pensions
1 546
1 409
2 107
-
health
584
533
796
-
total
4 079
3 508
6 642
-
Employer
15 100
13 766
20 577
-
pensions
1 895
1 728
2 582
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
453
413
618
-
other
717
654
977
-
health
571
521
777
-
accident
196
179
267
-
unemployment
453
413
618
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
83
-
total
4 345
3 963
5 922
-
Corporate
7 054
8 772
19 267
-
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.

1 763
2 193
4 817
-
total
1 763
2 193
4 817
-
Dividends
5 291
6 579
-
-
withholding
1 455
1 809
-
-
total
1 455
1 809
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 642
11 473
17 381
12 281
After tax
14 858
15 027
9 119
14 219
Living cost
11 021
11 021
11 021
11 021
Free-cash
3 837
4 006
-1 902
3 198

Estimated living cost  is ₴11021 per week

₴6611
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1126
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3088
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

As a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit), you can apply for permanent residence when your business creates macroeconomic benefit. This could be an investment starting from €100,000, creating new jobs or securing existing ones, or making a substantial contribution to the region's economy. You can also be considered with a transfer of know-how to Austria or an evident commitment to develop an innovative product or technology.

Vienna , Austria
₴1979
₴2284
-₴3070
₴2818
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
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 119
health
-
-
-
2 027
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
106
pensions
-
-
-
4 903
income
-
-
-
3 126
total
-
-
-
12 349
Employee
17 264
13 766
20 525
-
unemployment
518
413
616
-
other
172
138
205
-
income
1 965
1 015
2 900
-
pensions
1 768
1 409
2 102
-
health
668
533
795
-
total
5 091
3 508
6 618
-
Employer
17 264
13 766
20 525
-
pensions
2 167
1 728
2 576
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
518
413
616
-
other
820
654
975
-
health
652
521
776
-
accident
224
179
267
-
unemployment
518
413
616
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
82
-
total
5 036
4 031
5 976
-
Corporate
4 200
8 703
19 214
-
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.

1 050
2 176
4 804
-
total
1 050
2 176
4 804
-
Dividends
3 150
6 528
-
-
withholding
867
1 795
-
-
total
867
1 795
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
12 044
11 510
17 398
12 349
After tax
14 456
14 990
9 102
14 151
Living cost
12 172
12 172
12 172
12 172
Free-cash
2 284
2 818
-3 070
1 979

Estimated living cost  is ₴12172 per week

₴8118
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1038
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴200
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2816
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

As a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit), you can apply for permanent residence when your business creates macroeconomic benefit. This could be an investment starting from €100,000, creating new jobs or securing existing ones, or making a substantial contribution to the region's economy. You can also be considered with a transfer of know-how to Austria or an evident commitment to develop an innovative product or technology.

Brussels , Belgium
₴646
-₴5404
-₴1783
₴2297
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
national
-
-
-
8 191
communal

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

-
-
-
1 368
social contributions
-
-
-
3 700
total
-
-
-
13 259
Employee

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

24 710
-
20 525
-
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
-
178
-
national
7 597
-
5 960
-
communal

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

1 289
-
1 071
-
pensions

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

1 853
-
1 539
-
health

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

1 161
-
965
-
total
12 115
-
9 713
-
Employer

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

24 710
-
20 525
-
surtax
2 802
-
2 327
-
pensions

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

2 190
-
1 818
-
health

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

1 520
-
1 263
-
accident

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

321
-
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.

361
-
300
-
total
7 194
-
5 975
-
Corporate
-
26 500
-
-
income
-
5 300
-
-
surtax
-
106
-
-
total
-
5 406
-
-
Dividends
-
21 094
-
-
withholding

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

-
6 202
-
-
total
-
6 202
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
19 309
11 608
15 688
13 259
After tax
7 191
14 892
10 812
13 241
Living cost
12 595
12 595
12 595
12 595
Free-cash
-5 404
2 297
-1 783
646

Estimated living cost  is ₴12595 per week

₴8113
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1101
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3184
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₴13354
₴14602
₴14021
₴16709
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
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 389
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 787
income
-
-
-
3 975
total
-
-
-
7 199
Employee
7 875
-
24 131
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
788
-
2 413
-
pensions

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

691
-
1 060
-
health
362
-
556
-
total
1 928
-
4 162
-
Employer
7 875
-
24 131
-
pensions

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

868
-
1 331
-
health
543
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 545
-
2 369
-
Corporate
17 079
26 500
-
-
income
1 708
2 650
-
-
total
1 708
2 650
-
-
Dividends
15 372
23 850
-
-
withholding
769
1 193
-
-
total
769
1 193
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
5 950
3 843
6 531
7 199
After tax
20 550
22 657
19 969
19 301
Living cost
5 948
5 948
5 948
5 948
Free-cash
14 602
16 709
14 021
13 354

Estimated living cost  is ₴5948 per week

₴3934
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴340
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴142
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1532
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₴14768
₴16518
₴15436
₴18124
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
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 389
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 787
income
-
-
-
3 975
total
-
-
-
7 199
Employee
6 002
-
24 131
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
600
-
2 413
-
pensions

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

527
-
1 060
-
health
276
-
556
-
total
1 469
-
4 162
-
Employer
6 002
-
24 131
-
pensions

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

662
-
1 331
-
health
414
-
833
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 178
-
2 369
-
Corporate
19 320
26 500
-
-
income
1 932
2 650
-
-
total
1 932
2 650
-
-
Dividends
17 388
23 850
-
-
withholding
870
1 193
-
-
total
870
1 193
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
5 449
3 843
6 531
7 199
After tax
21 051
22 657
19 969
19 301
Living cost
4 533
4 533
4 533
4 533
Free-cash
16 518
18 124
15 436
14 768

Estimated living cost  is ₴4533 per week

₴2646
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴120
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1443
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₴11744
₴9566
₴11120
₴10689
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
-
-
-
676
social contributions
-
-
-
4 134
income
-
-
-
1 948
total
-
-
-
6 758
Employee
26 563
26 563
26 563
-
income
2 892
2 459
2 534
-
social contributions
1 004
2 205
1 997
-
health
206
452
409
-
total
4 102
5 116
4 940
-
Employer
26 563
26 563
26 563
-
social contributions
1 004
2 205
1 997
-
health
224
492
445
-
total
1 228
2 697
2 442
-
Corporate
13 172
-
-
-
income
1 647
-
-
-
total
1 647
-
-
-
Dividends
11 525
-
-
-
withholding
1 959
-
-
-
total
1 959
-
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 936
7 813
7 382
6 758
After tax
17 564
18 687
19 118
19 742
Living cost
7 998
7 998
7 998
7 998
Free-cash
9 566
10 689
11 120
11 744

Estimated living cost  is ₴7998 per week

₴4793
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴785
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2243
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₴8538
₴6808
₴7914
₴7483
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
-
-
-
676
social contributions
-
-
-
4 134
income
-
-
-
1 948
total
-
-
-
6 758
Employee
26 563
26 563
26 563
-
income
2 789
2 459
2 534
-
social contributions
1 291
2 205
1 997
-
health
264
452
409
-
total
4 344
5 116
4 940
-
Employer
26 563
26 563
26 563
-
social contributions
1 291
2 205
1 997
-
health
288
492
445
-
total
1 579
2 697
2 442
-
Corporate
9 373
-
-
-
income
1 171
-
-
-
total
1 171
-
-
-
Dividends
8 201
-
-
-
withholding
1 394
-
-
-
total
1 394
-
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 488
7 813
7 382
6 758
After tax
18 012
18 687
19 118
19 742
Living cost
11 204
11 204
11 204
11 204
Free-cash
6 808
7 483
7 914
8 538

Estimated living cost  is ₴11204 per week

₴7659
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴875
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2482
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₴4924
₴7415
₴5466
₴10263
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
-
-
-
3 578
social contributions
-
-
-
7 738
income
-
-
-
2 278
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 594
Employee
11 738
-
19 776
-
income
1 409
-
2 373
-
social contributions
763
-
1 285
-
health
1 585
-
2 670
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 757
-
6 328
-
Employer
11 738
-
19 776
-
social contributions
2 935
-
4 944
-
health
1 056
-
1 780
-
total
3 991
-
6 724
-
Corporate
10 771
26 500
-
-
income
2 046
5 035
-
-
total
2 046
5 035
-
-
Dividends
8 724
21 465
-
-
withholding
1 309
3 220
-
-
total
1 309
3 220
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 103
8 255
13 052
13 594
After tax
15 397
18 245
13 448
12 906
Living cost
7 982
7 982
7 982
7 982
Free-cash
7 415
10 263
5 466
4 924

Estimated living cost  is ₴7982 per week

₴5544
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴568
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴157
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1713
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
₴3070
₴4900
₴3612
₴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
-
-
-
26 500
health
-
-
-
3 578
social contributions
-
-
-
7 738
income
-
-
-
2 278
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 594
Employee
14 465
-
19 776
-
income
1 736
-
2 373
-
social contributions
940
-
1 285
-
health
1 953
-
2 670
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 629
-
6 328
-
Employer
14 465
-
19 776
-
social contributions
3 616
-
4 944
-
health
1 302
-
1 780
-
total
4 918
-
6 724
-
Corporate
7 117
26 500
-
-
income
1 352
5 035
-
-
total
1 352
5 035
-
-
Dividends
5 765
21 465
-
-
withholding
865
3 220
-
-
total
865
3 220
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 764
8 255
13 052
13 594
After tax
14 736
18 245
13 448
12 906
Living cost
9 836
9 836
9 836
9 836
Free-cash
4 900
8 409
3 612
3 070

Estimated living cost  is ₴9836 per week

₴7315
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴545
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴170
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1806
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
₴93
-₴48979
-₴48979
-₴48979
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
national
-
-
-
2 686
pensions
-
-
-
300
municipal
-
-
-
4 641
labour market
-
-
-
2 096
total
-
-
-
9 723
Employee
70 420
70 420
70 420
-
municipal
14 995
14 995
14 995
-
national
8 603
8 603
8 603
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 626
5 626
5 626
-
total
29 324
29 324
29 324
-
Employer
70 420
70 420
70 420
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 634
5 634
5 634
-
municipal
15 019
15 019
15 019
-
national
8 618
8 618
8 618
-
total
29 471
29 471
29 471
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
58 795
58 795
58 795
9 723
After tax
-32 295
-32 295
-32 295
16 777
Living cost
16 684
16 684
16 684
16 684
Free-cash
-48 979
-48 979
-48 979
93

Estimated living cost  is ₴16684 per week

₴11419
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1476
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴257
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3533
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₴5860
₴10709
₴6929
₴12856
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
9 800
-
19 805
-
unemployment
157
-
317
-
income
1 103
-
3 819
-
pensions
196
-
396
-
total
1 456
-
4 532
-
Employer
9 800
-
19 805
-
pensions
1 960
-
3 961
-
health
1 274
-
2 575
-
unemployment
79
-
159
-
total
3 313
-
6 695
-
Corporate
13 388
26 500
-
-
income
2 678
5 300
-
-
total
2 678
5 300
-
-
Dividends
10 710
21 200
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
7 447
5 300
11 227
12 296
After tax
19 053
21 200
15 273
14 204
Living cost
8 344
8 344
8 344
8 344
Free-cash
10 709
12 856
6 929
5 860

Estimated living cost  is ₴8344 per week

₴5723
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴497
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴168
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1956
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₴6364
₴3388
₴2492
₴4814
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
national
-
-
-
1 887
health
-
-
-
264
municipal
-
-
-
4 723
total
-
-
-
6 874
Employee
18 174
-
22 293
-
unemployment
273
-
334
-
municipal
2 977
-
3 646
-
national
300
-
855
-
pensions
1 227
-
1 505
-
health
136
-
199
-
total
4 913
-
6 539
-
Employer
18 174
-
22 293
-
pensions
3 153
-
3 868
-
health
140
-
172
-
accident
18
-
22
-
unemployment
118
-
145
-
total
3 429
-
4 207
-
Corporate
4 896
26 500
-
-
income
979
5 300
-
-
total
979
5 300
-
-
Dividends

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

2 938
15 900
-
-
municipal
529
2 862
-
-
national
-
262
-
-
total
529
3 124
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
9 850
8 424
10 746
6 874
After tax
16 650
18 076
15 754
19 626
Living cost
13 262
13 262
13 262
13 262
Free-cash
3 388
4 814
2 492
6 364

Estimated living cost  is ₴13262 per week

₴8663
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1276
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴211
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3113
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Finland permits registration as a sole-trader only for EU nationals or long-term EU resident permit holders. Other nationals should set up a company and hire themselves as an employee.

Marseille , France
₴5083
₴4627
₴5161
₴2707
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
229
pensions
-
-
-
7 446
social contributions
-
-
-
755
income
-
-
-
1 518
other
-
-
-
821
total
-
-
-
10 769
Employee
13 197
-
20 194
-
income
680
-
1 526
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
376
-
575
-
pensions
1 493
-
2 284
-
total
2 549
-
4 385
-
Employer
13 197
-
20 194
-
pensions
2 169
-
3 318
-
social contributions
39
-
60
-
other
456
-
697
-
health
924
-
1 413
-
unemployment
534
-
818
-
total
4 122
-
6 306
-
Corporate
9 181
26 500
-
-
income
2 571
7 420
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 571
7 420
-
-
Dividends
6 610
19 080
-
-
withholding
846
2 443
-
-
social contributions
1 137
3 282
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 983
5 725
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 225
13 145
10 691
10 769
After tax
15 275
13 355
15 809
15 731
Living cost
10 648
10 648
10 648
10 648
Free-cash
4 627
2 707
5 161
5 083

Estimated living cost  is ₴10648 per week

₴6175
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1082
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3189
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₴3912
₴3575
₴3990
₴1536
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
229
pensions
-
-
-
7 446
social contributions
-
-
-
755
income
-
-
-
1 518
other
-
-
-
821
total
-
-
-
10 769
Employee
14 784
-
20 194
-
income
873
-
1 526
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
575
-
pensions
1 672
-
2 284
-
total
2 967
-
4 385
-
Employer
14 784
-
20 194
-
pensions
2 429
-
3 318
-
social contributions
45
-
60
-
other
510
-
697
-
health
1 035
-
1 413
-
unemployment
599
-
818
-
total
4 618
-
6 306
-
Corporate
7 099
26 500
-
-
income
1 988
7 420
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 988
7 420
-
-
Dividends
5 111
19 080
-
-
withholding
654
2 443
-
-
social contributions
879
3 282
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 533
5 725
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 106
13 145
10 691
10 769
After tax
15 394
13 355
15 809
15 731
Living cost
11 819
11 819
11 819
11 819
Free-cash
3 575
1 536
3 990
3 912

Estimated living cost  is ₴11819 per week

₴7452
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴961
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴201
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3205
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
-₴953
-₴1892
-₴875
-₴3329
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
229
pensions
-
-
-
7 446
social contributions
-
-
-
755
income
-
-
-
1 518
other
-
-
-
821
total
-
-
-
10 769
Employee
21 636
-
20 194
-
income
1 888
-
1 526
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
616
-
575
-
pensions
2 447
-
2 284
-
total
4 951
-
4 385
-
Employer
21 636
-
20 194
-
pensions
3 555
-
3 318
-
social contributions
65
-
60
-
other
747
-
697
-
health
1 514
-
1 413
-
unemployment
876
-
818
-
total
6 757
-
6 306
-
Corporate
-
26 500
-
-
income
-
7 420
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 420
-
-
Dividends
-
19 080
-
-
withholding
-
2 443
-
-
social contributions
-
3 282
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 725
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 708
13 145
10 691
10 769
After tax
14 792
13 355
15 809
15 731
Living cost
16 684
16 684
16 684
16 684
Free-cash
-1 892
-3 329
-875
-953

Estimated living cost  is ₴16684 per week

₴11292
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1365
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴229
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3799
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₴24002
₴22524
₴18967
₴22942
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
2 791
-
26 500
-
income
558
-
5 300
-
total
558
-
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%.

23 709
26 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
23 709
26 500
-
-
withholding
1 185
1 325
-
-
total
1 185
1 325
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
1 743
1 325
5 300
265
After tax
24 757
25 175
21 200
26 235
Living cost
2 233
2 233
2 233
2 233
Free-cash
22 524
22 942
18 967
24 002

Estimated living cost  is ₴2233 per week

₴1384
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴186
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴61
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴602
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Social security system in Georgia is financed from the government taxes which are part of our internal model. Separate pension and medical insurance contributions are not compulsory. It is advisable to purchase health insurance privately as in an event of medical emergency the treatment is likely to get costly.

Tbilisi , Georgia
₴22756
₴21043
₴17721
₴21696
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
4 349
-
26 500
-
income
870
-
5 300
-
total
870
-
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%.

22 151
26 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
22 151
26 500
-
-
withholding
1 108
1 325
-
-
total
1 108
1 325
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
1 978
1 325
5 300
265
After tax
24 522
25 175
21 200
26 235
Living cost
3 479
3 479
3 479
3 479
Free-cash
21 043
21 696
17 721
22 756

Estimated living cost  is ₴3479 per week

₴2355
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴146
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴117
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴862
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Social security system in Georgia is financed from the government taxes which are part of our internal model. Separate pension and medical insurance contributions are not compulsory. It is advisable to purchase health insurance privately as in an event of medical emergency the treatment is likely to get costly.

Berlin , Germany
₴4802
₴4877
₴6300
₴358
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
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.

-
-
-
235
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 360
income

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

-
-
-
4 268
trade
-
-
-
1 498
total
-
-
-
8 361
Employee

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

17 188
-
26 500
-
income

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

1 413
-
4 268
-
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
-
235
-
health

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

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

2 360
-
2 360
-
total
3 851
-
6 863
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 312
26 500
-
-
trade
1 336
3 803
-
-
income
1 397
3 975
-
-
chamber of commerce
66
91
-
-
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.

77
219
-
-
total
2 876
8 088
-
-
Dividends
6 436
18 412
-
-
withholding
1 478
4 471
-
-
surtax

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

81
246
-
-
total
1 559
4 717
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 286
12 805
6 863
8 361
After tax
18 214
13 695
19 637
18 139
Living cost
13 337
13 337
13 337
13 337
Free-cash
4 877
358
6 300
4 802

Estimated living cost  is ₴13337 per week

₴9200
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1435
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴193
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2508
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dresden , Germany
₴7530
₴6782
₴9174
₴2959
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
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.

-
-
-
235
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 360
income

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

-
-
-
4 268
trade
-
-
-
1 644
total
-
-
-
8 507
Employee

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

13 213
-
26 500
-
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
-
4 268
-
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
-
235
-
health

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

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

2 360
-
2 360
-
total
2 749
-
6 863
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 287
26 500
-
-
trade
2 092
4 174
-
-
income
1 993
3 975
-
-
chamber of commerce
71
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.

109
219
-
-
total
4 265
8 458
-
-
Dividends
9 021
18 042
-
-
withholding
2 124
4 379
-
-
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.

117
241
-
-
total
2 241
4 620
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
9 255
13 078
6 863
8 507
After tax
17 245
13 422
19 637
17 993
Living cost
10 463
10 463
10 463
10 463
Free-cash
6 782
2 959
9 174
7 530

Estimated living cost  is ₴10463 per week

₴6582
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1220
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2466
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Hamburg , Germany
₴4349
₴4570
₴6067
-₴285
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
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.

-
-
-
235
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 360
income

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

-
-
-
4 268
trade
-
-
-
1 718
total
-
-
-
8 581
Employee

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

17 518
-
26 500
-
income

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

1 505
-
4 268
-
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
-
235
-
health

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

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

2 360
-
2 360
-
total
3 948
-
6 863
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 982
26 500
-
-
trade
1 478
4 359
-
-
income
1 347
3 975
-
-
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.

74
219
-
-
total
2 964
8 643
-
-
Dividends
6 018
17 857
-
-
withholding
1 373
4 333
-
-
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.

75
239
-
-
total
1 448
4 572
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
8 360
13 215
6 863
8 581
After tax
18 140
13 285
19 637
17 919
Living cost
13 570
13 570
13 570
13 570
Free-cash
4 570
-285
6 067
4 349

Estimated living cost  is ₴13570 per week

₴9076
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1431
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴203
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2861
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Munich , Germany
₴2022
₴2927
₴3812
-₴2677
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
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.

-
-
-
235
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 360
income

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

-
-
-
4 268
trade
-
-
-
1 790
total
-
-
-
8 653
Employee

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

20 760
-
26 500
-
income

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

2 441
-
4 268
-
surtax

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

134
-
235
-
health

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

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

2 360
-
2 360
-
total
4 935
-
6 863
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 740
26 500
-
-
trade
985
4 545
-
-
income
861
3 975
-
-
chamber of commerce
60
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.

47
219
-
-
total
1 953
8 829
-
-
Dividends
3 787
17 671
-
-
withholding
815
4 287
-
-
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.

45
236
-
-
total
860
4 523
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
7 748
13 352
6 863
8 653
After tax
18 752
13 148
19 637
17 847
Living cost
15 825
15 825
15 825
15 825
Free-cash
2 927
-2 677
3 812
2 022

Estimated living cost  is ₴15825 per week

₴11558
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1266
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴206
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2796
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Athens , Greece
₴6660
₴7810
₴6071
₴8910
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
surtax
-
-
-
422
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 881
pensions
-
-
-
5 300
income
-
-
-
4 399
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 081
Employee
11 633
-
21 892
-
unemployment
810
-
1 523
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 950
-
4 142
-
surtax
41
-
378
-
pensions
776
-
1 460
-
health
297
-
559
-
total
3 874
-
8 062
-
Employer
11 633
-
21 892
-
pensions
1 551
-
2 918
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
529
-
996
-
unemployment
369
-
694
-
total
2 449
-
4 608
-
Corporate
12 418
26 500
-
-
income
3 229
6 890
-
-
total
3 229
6 890
-
-
Dividends
9 189
19 610
-
-
withholding
1 379
2 941
-
-
total
1 379
2 941
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
10 931
9 831
12 670
12 081
After tax
15 569
16 669
13 830
14 419
Living cost
7 759
7 759
7 759
7 759
Free-cash
7 810
8 910
6 071
6 660

Estimated living cost  is ₴7759 per week

₴4685
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴675
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴180
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2220
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₴6796
₴7969
₴6207
₴9046
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
surtax
-
-
-
422
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 881
pensions
-
-
-
5 300
income
-
-
-
4 399
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 081
Employee
11 424
-
21 892
-
unemployment
795
-
1 523
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 915
-
4 142
-
surtax
37
-
378
-
pensions
762
-
1 460
-
health
292
-
559
-
total
3 801
-
8 062
-
Employer
11 424
-
21 892
-
pensions
1 523
-
2 918
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
520
-
996
-
unemployment
362
-
694
-
total
2 405
-
4 608
-
Corporate
12 672
26 500
-
-
income
3 295
6 890
-
-
total
3 295
6 890
-
-
Dividends
9 377
19 610
-
-
withholding
1 407
2 941
-
-
total
1 407
2 941
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
10 908
9 831
12 670
12 081
After tax
15 592
16 669
13 830
14 419
Living cost
7 623
7 623
7 623
7 623
Free-cash
7 969
9 046
6 207
6 796

Estimated living cost  is ₴7623 per week

₴4661
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴703
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴176
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2083
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₴11476
₴8234
₴8481
₴8090
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.

9 934
3 953
22 176
-
unemployment
149
59
333
-
income
1 214
483
2 711
-
pensions
993
395
2 218
-
health
695
277
1 552
-
total
3 051
1 214
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.

9 934
3 953
22 176
-
pensions
1 937
771
4 324
-
total
1 937
771
4 324
-
Corporate
14 629
21 776
-
-
income
1 317
1 960
-
-
total
1 317
1 960
-
-
Dividends
13 313
19 816
-
-
withholding
2 529
3 765
-
-
social contributions
2 551
3 819
-
-
total
5 080
7 584
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
11 385
11 529
11 138
8 143
After tax
15 115
14 971
15 362
18 357
Living cost
6 881
6 881
6 881
6 881
Free-cash
8 234
8 090
8 481
11 476

Estimated living cost  is ₴6881 per week

₴4696
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴563
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴137
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1485
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
-₴524
-₴1787
-₴316
-₴193
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
national
-
-
-
4 151
pensions
-
-
-
3 180
social contributions
-
-
-
285
municipal
-
-
-
2 679
total
-
-
-
10 295
Employee
25 933
-
22 909
-
municipal
3 203
-
2 782
-
national
4 964
-
4 310
-
pensions
1 037
-
916
-
total
9 204
-
8 008
-
Employer
25 933
-
22 909
-
pensions
2 075
-
1 833
-
social contributions
279
-
246
-
total
2 354
-
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
11 558
9 964
10 087
10 295
After tax
14 942
16 536
16 413
16 205
Living cost
16 729
16 729
16 729
16 729
Free-cash
-1 787
-193
-316
-524

Estimated living cost  is ₴16729 per week

₴11370
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1555
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴250
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3553
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

It is very difficult to get a residence permit on a basis of self-employment for a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit). EU/EFTA nationals and long-term EU resident permit holders can register self-employed and apply for a permanent residence.

Dublin , Ireland
-₴255
-₴522
-₴255
-₴1127
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
-
-
-
2 187
income
-
-
-
4 890
total
-
-
-
7 077
Employee
27 021
-
26 500
-
social contributions
2 245
-
2 187
-
income
5 099
-
4 890
-
total
7 344
-
7 077
-
Employer
27 021
-
26 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 500
-
-
income
-
3 312
-
-
total
-
3 312
-
-
Dividends
-
23 188
-
-
withholding
-
4 637
-
-
total
-
4 637
-
-
Income
26 500
26 500
26 500
26 500
Total tax
7 344
7 949
7 077
7 077
After tax
19 156
18 551
19 423
19 423
Living cost
19 678
19 678
19 678
19 678
Free-cash
-522
-1 127
-255
-255

Estimated living cost  is ₴19678 per week

₴14971
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1603
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2916
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

To obtain permanent residence for non EEA/Swiss nationals, it is required to invest a huge amount - at least €1 million aggregate investment into a new or an existing Irish business, for a minimum of three years.

Milan , Italy
-₴395
-₴4201
-₴1744
-₴438
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
national
-
-
-
5 067
regional
-
-
-
279
social contributions
-
-
-
6 816
municipal
-
-
-
157
total
-
-
-
12 319
Employee
30 701
-
26 500
-
municipal
163
-
140
-
national
5 320
-
4 349
-
social contributions
10 352
-
8 936
-
regional
290
-
243
-
total
16 125
-
13 668
-
Employer
30 701
-
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
16 125
12 362
13 668
12 319
After tax
10 375
14 138
12 832
14 181
Living cost
14 576
14 576
14 576
14 576
Free-cash
-4 201
-438
-1 744
-395

Estimated living cost  is ₴14576 per week

₴10161
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴956
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴224
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3236
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₴4756
₴3857
₴3414
₴4624
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
national
-
-
-
5 067
regional
-
-
-
399
social contributions
-
-
-
6 816
municipal
-
-
-
157
total
-
-
-
12 439
Employee
19 162
-
26 500
-
municipal
102
-
140
-
national
3 036
-
4 349
-
social contributions
6 462
-
8 936
-
regional
258
-
356
-
total
9 858
-
13 781
-
Employer
19 162
-
26 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 338
26 500
-
-
nationa
1 761
6 360
-
-
municipal
364
1 317
-
-
total
2 125
7 677
-
-
Dividends