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
₴ 27500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴10698
₴13106
₴11469
₴14277
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
-
-
-
27 500
social contributions
-
-
-
6 050
income
-
-
-
279
total
-
-
-
6 329
Employee
11 201
-
23 809
-
social contributions
728
-
1 547
-
income
-
-
320
-
total
728
-
1 867
-
Employer
11 201
-
23 809
-
social contributions
1 736
-
3 691
-
total
1 736
-
3 691
-
Corporate
14 563
27 500
-
-
income
1 457
2 750
-
-
total
1 457
2 750
-
-
Dividends
13 106
24 750
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
3 921
2 750
5 558
6 329
After tax
23 579
24 750
21 942
21 171
Living cost
10 473
10 473
10 473
10 473
Free-cash
13 106
14 277
11 469
10 698

Estimated living cost  is ₴10473 per week

₴6772
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴789
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.
₴2715
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
₴3593
₴4287
-₴1751
₴4457
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
-
-
-
27 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 137
health
-
-
-
2 104
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
110
pensions
-
-
-
5 088
income
-
-
-
3 352
total
-
-
-
12 791
Employee
15 230
13 885
21 354
-
unemployment
457
417
641
-
other
152
139
214
-
income
1 357
1 024
3 112
-
pensions
1 560
1 422
2 187
-
health
589
538
826
-
total
4 115
3 540
6 980
-
Employer
15 230
13 885
21 354
-
pensions
1 911
1 743
2 680
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
457
417
641
-
other
723
659
1 015
-
health
576
525
807
-
accident
198
181
278
-
unemployment
457
417
641
-
chamber of commerce
61
56
85
-
total
4 383
3 998
6 147
-
Corporate
7 887
9 619
20 031
-
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.

1 972
2 405
5 008
-
total
1 972
2 405
5 008
-
Dividends
5 915
7 214
-
-
withholding
1 627
1 984
-
-
total
1 627
1 984
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
12 097
11 927
18 135
12 791
After tax
15 403
15 573
9 365
14 709
Living cost
11 116
11 116
11 116
11 116
Free-cash
4 287
4 457
-1 751
3 593

Estimated living cost  is ₴11116 per week

₴6668
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1135
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴198
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3114
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
₴2363
₴2725
-₴2924
₴3258
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
-
-
-
27 500
surtax
-
-
-
69
unemployment
-
-
-
2 137
health
-
-
-
2 104
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
110
pensions
-
-
-
5 088
income
-
-
-
3 352
total
-
-
-
12 860
Employee
17 412
13 885
21 300
-
unemployment
522
417
639
-
other
174
139
213
-
income
1 982
1 024
3 096
-
pensions
1 783
1 422
2 181
-
health
674
538
824
-
total
5 135
3 540
6 953
-
Employer
17 412
13 885
21 300
-
pensions
2 185
1 743
2 673
-
surtax
69
69
69
-
payroll
522
417
639
-
other
827
659
1 012
-
health
658
525
805
-
accident
226
181
277
-
unemployment
522
417
639
-
chamber of commerce
69
56
85
-
total
5 078
4 067
6 199
-
Corporate
5 009
9 550
19 979
-
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.

1 252
2 388
4 995
-
total
1 252
2 388
4 995
-
Dividends
3 756
7 163
-
-
withholding
1 033
1 970
-
-
total
1 033
1 970
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
12 498
11 965
18 147
12 860
After tax
15 002
15 535
9 353
14 640
Living cost
12 277
12 277
12 277
12 277
Free-cash
2 725
3 258
-2 924
2 363

Estimated living cost  is ₴12277 per week

₴8188
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1047
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.
₴2840
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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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
₴950
-₴4678
-₴1544
₴2746
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
-
-
-
27 500
national
-
-
-
8 536
communal

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

-
-
-
1 416
social contributions
-
-
-
3 894
total
-
-
-
13 846
Employee

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

24 922
-
21 299
-
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.

217
-
185
-
national
7 662
-
6 245
-
communal

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

1 300
-
1 111
-
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.

1 869
-
1 597
-
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.

1 171
-
1 001
-
total
12 219
-
10 139
-
Employer

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

24 922
-
21 299
-
surtax
2 826
-
2 416
-
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.

2 208
-
1 887
-
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.

1 533
-
1 310
-
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.

324
-
277
-
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.

364
-
311
-
total
7 255
-
6 201
-
Corporate
-
27 500
-
-
income
-
5 500
-
-
surtax
-
110
-
-
total
-
5 610
-
-
Dividends
-
21 891
-
-
withholding

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

-
6 440
-
-
total
-
6 440
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
19 474
12 050
16 340
13 846
After tax
8 026
15 450
11 160
13 654
Living cost
12 704
12 704
12 704
12 704
Free-cash
-4 678
2 746
-1 544
950

Estimated living cost  is ₴12704 per week

₴8183
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1111
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴199
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.
₴3211
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
₴14130
₴15394
₴14843
₴17517
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
-
-
-
27 500
unemployment
-
-
-
49
health
-
-
-
1 400
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 801
income
-
-
-
4 125
total
-
-
-
7 375
Employee
7 938
-
25 112
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
134
-
income
794
-
2 511
-
pensions

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

697
-
1 069
-
health
365
-
560
-
total
1 943
-
4 274
-
Employer
7 938
-
25 112
-
pensions

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

875
-
1 341
-
health
548
-
840
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
134
-
unemployment
48
-
73
-
total
1 558
-
2 388
-
Corporate
18 005
27 500
-
-
income
1 800
2 750
-
-
total
1 800
2 750
-
-
Dividends
16 204
24 750
-
-
withholding
810
1 238
-
-
total
810
1 238
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
6 111
3 988
6 662
7 375
After tax
21 389
23 512
20 838
20 125
Living cost
5 995
5 995
5 995
5 995
Free-cash
15 394
17 517
14 843
14 130

Estimated living cost  is ₴5995 per week

₴3965
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴343
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.
₴1544
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
₴15556
₴17324
₴16269
₴18943
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
-
-
-
27 500
unemployment
-
-
-
49
health
-
-
-
1 400
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 801
income
-
-
-
4 125
total
-
-
-
7 375
Employee
6 050
-
25 112
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

67
-
134
-
income
605
-
2 511
-
pensions

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

531
-
1 069
-
health
278
-
560
-
total
1 481
-
4 274
-
Employer
6 050
-
25 112
-
pensions

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

667
-
1 341
-
health
418
-
840
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

67
-
134
-
unemployment
36
-
73
-
total
1 188
-
2 388
-
Corporate
20 263
27 500
-
-
income
2 026
2 750
-
-
total
2 026
2 750
-
-
Dividends
18 237
24 750
-
-
withholding
912
1 238
-
-
total
912
1 238
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
5 607
3 988
6 662
7 375
After tax
21 893
23 512
20 838
20 125
Living cost
4 569
4 569
4 569
4 569
Free-cash
17 324
18 943
16 269
15 556

Estimated living cost  is ₴4569 per week

₴2667
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴326
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴121
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.
₴1454
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
₴12318
₴10209
₴11869
₴11553
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
-
-
-
27 500
health
-
-
-
702
social contributions
-
-
-
4 290
income
-
-
-
2 123
total
-
-
-
7 115
Employee
26 791
26 791
26 791
-
income
2 917
2 480
2 534
-
social contributions
1 013
2 224
2 072
-
health
208
456
424
-
total
4 138
5 160
5 030
-
Employer
26 791
26 791
26 791
-
social contributions
1 013
2 224
2 072
-
health
225
496
462
-
total
1 238
2 720
2 534
-
Corporate
14 057
-
-
-
income
1 757
-
-
-
total
1 757
-
-
-
Dividends
12 300
-
-
-
withholding
2 091
-
-
-
total
2 091
-
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
9 224
7 880
7 564
7 115
After tax
18 276
19 620
19 936
20 385
Living cost
8 067
8 067
8 067
8 067
Free-cash
10 209
11 553
11 869
12 318

Estimated living cost  is ₴8067 per week

₴4835
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴791
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.
₴2263
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
₴9084
₴7427
₴8635
₴8319
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
-
-
-
27 500
health
-
-
-
702
social contributions
-
-
-
4 290
income
-
-
-
2 123
total
-
-
-
7 115
Employee
26 791
26 791
26 791
-
income
2 813
2 480
2 534
-
social contributions
1 302
2 224
2 072
-
health
266
456
424
-
total
4 381
5 160
5 030
-
Employer
26 791
26 791
26 791
-
social contributions
1 302
2 224
2 072
-
health
290
496
462
-
total
1 592
2 720
2 534
-
Corporate
10 225
-
-
-
income
1 278
-
-
-
total
1 278
-
-
-
Dividends
8 947
-
-
-
withholding
1 521
-
-
-
total
1 521
-
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
8 772
7 880
7 564
7 115
After tax
18 728
19 620
19 936
20 385
Living cost
11 301
11 301
11 301
11 301
Free-cash
7 427
8 319
8 635
9 084

Estimated living cost  is ₴11301 per week

₴7725
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴883
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴190
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.
₴2503
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
₴5323
₴7985
₴5883
₴10863
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
-
-
-
27 500
health
-
-
-
3 712
social contributions
-
-
-
8 030
income
-
-
-
2 364
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
14 106
Employee
11 869
-
20 522
-
income
1 424
-
2 463
-
social contributions
771
-
1 334
-
health
1 602
-
2 771
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 797
-
6 568
-
Employer
11 869
-
20 522
-
social contributions
2 967
-
5 131
-
health
1 068
-
1 847
-
total
4 035
-
6 978
-
Corporate
11 596
27 500
-
-
income
2 203
5 225
-
-
total
2 203
5 225
-
-
Dividends
9 393
22 275
-
-
withholding
1 409
3 341
-
-
total
1 409
3 341
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
11 444
8 566
13 546
14 106
After tax
16 056
18 934
13 954
13 394
Living cost
8 071
8 071
8 071
8 071
Free-cash
7 985
10 863
5 883
5 323

Estimated living cost  is ₴8071 per week

₴5606
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴574
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.
₴1732
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
₴3449
₴5442
₴4009
₴8989
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
-
-
-
27 500
health
-
-
-
3 712
social contributions
-
-
-
8 030
income
-
-
-
2 364
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
14 106
Employee
14 625
-
20 522
-
income
1 755
-
2 463
-
social contributions
951
-
1 334
-
health
1 974
-
2 771
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 680
-
6 568
-
Employer
14 625
-
20 522
-
social contributions
3 656
-
5 131
-
health
1 316
-
1 847
-
total
4 972
-
6 978
-
Corporate
7 902
27 500
-
-
income
1 501
5 225
-
-
total
1 501
5 225
-
-
Dividends
6 401
22 275
-
-
withholding
960
3 341
-
-
total
960
3 341
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
12 113
8 566
13 546
14 106
After tax
15 387
18 934
13 954
13 394
Living cost
9 945
9 945
9 945
9 945
Free-cash
5 442
8 989
4 009
3 449

Estimated living cost  is ₴9945 per week

₴7396
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴551
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴172
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.
₴1826
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
₴543
-₴48636
-₴48636
-₴48636
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
-
-
-
27 500
national
-
-
-
2 803
pensions
-
-
-
303
municipal
-
-
-
4 846
labour market
-
-
-
2 176
total
-
-
-
10 128
Employee
71 032
71 032
71 032
-
municipal
15 126
15 126
15 126
-
national
8 678
8 678
8 678
-
pensions
101
101
101
-
labour market
5 674
5 674
5 674
-
total
29 579
29 579
29 579
-
Employer
71 032
71 032
71 032
-
pensions
202
202
202
-
labour market
5 683
5 683
5 683
-
municipal
15 150
15 150
15 150
-
national
8 693
8 693
8 693
-
total
29 728
29 728
29 728
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
59 307
59 307
59 307
10 128
After tax
-31 807
-31 807
-31 807
17 372
Living cost
16 829
16 829
16 829
16 829
Free-cash
-48 636
-48 636
-48 636
543

Estimated living cost  is ₴16829 per week

₴11518
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1489
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴259
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.
₴3564
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
₴6325
₴11420
₴7435
₴13585
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
-
-
-
27 500
health
-
-
-
3 575
pensions
-
-
-
5 500
income
-
-
-
3 685
total
-
-
-
12 760
Employee
9 884
-
20 553
-
unemployment
158
-
329
-
income
1 113
-
3 962
-
pensions
198
-
411
-
total
1 469
-
4 702
-
Employer
9 884
-
20 553
-
pensions
1 977
-
4 111
-
health
1 285
-
2 672
-
unemployment
79
-
165
-
total
3 341
-
6 948
-
Corporate
14 275
27 500
-
-
income
2 855
5 500
-
-
total
2 855
5 500
-
-
Dividends
11 420
22 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
7 665
5 500
11 650
12 760
After tax
19 835
22 000
15 850
14 740
Living cost
8 415
8 415
8 415
8 415
Free-cash
11 420
13 585
7 435
6 325

Estimated living cost  is ₴8415 per week

₴5772
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴501
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.
₴1973
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
₴6911
₴3951
₴2892
₴5361
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

-
-
-
27 500
national
-
-
-
2 034
health
-
-
-
278
municipal
-
-
-
4 900
total
-
-
-
7 212
Employee
18 331
-
23 135
-
unemployment
275
-
347
-
municipal
3 002
-
3 783
-
national
303
-
963
-
pensions
1 237
-
1 562
-
health
137
-
211
-
total
4 954
-
6 866
-
Employer
18 331
-
23 135
-
pensions
3 180
-
4 014
-
health
141
-
178
-
accident
19
-
23
-
unemployment
119
-
150
-
total
3 459
-
4 365
-
Corporate
5 711
27 500
-
-
income
1 142
5 500
-
-
total
1 142
5 500
-
-
Dividends

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

3 427
16 500
-
-
municipal
617
2 970
-
-
national
-
292
-
-
total
617
3 262
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
10 172
8 762
11 231
7 212
After tax
17 328
18 738
16 269
20 288
Living cost
13 377
13 377
13 377
13 377
Free-cash
3 951
5 361
2 892
6 911

Estimated living cost  is ₴13377 per week

₴8738
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1287
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴213
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.
₴3140
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
₴5209
₴5056
₴5583
₴3121
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
-
-
-
27 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
238
pensions
-
-
-
8 132
social contributions
-
-
-
784
income
-
-
-
1 546
other
-
-
-
852
total
-
-
-
11 552
Employee
13 311
-
20 956
-
income
686
-
1 666
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
380
-
597
-
pensions
1 506
-
2 370
-
total
2 572
-
4 633
-
Employer
13 311
-
20 956
-
pensions
2 187
-
3 443
-
social contributions
40
-
63
-
other
460
-
723
-
health
932
-
1 467
-
unemployment
539
-
849
-
total
4 158
-
6 545
-
Corporate
10 032
27 500
-
-
income
2 809
7 700
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 809
7 700
-
-
Dividends
7 223
19 800
-
-
withholding
924
2 534
-
-
social contributions
1 242
3 406
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 166
5 940
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
11 705
13 640
11 178
11 552
After tax
15 795
13 860
16 322
15 948
Living cost
10 739
10 739
10 739
10 739
Free-cash
5 056
3 121
5 583
5 209

Estimated living cost  is ₴10739 per week

₴6228
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1091
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴204
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.
₴3217
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
₴4028
₴3997
₴4402
₴1940
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
-
-
-
27 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
238
pensions
-
-
-
8 132
social contributions
-
-
-
784
income
-
-
-
1 546
other
-
-
-
852
total
-
-
-
11 552
Employee
14 912
-
20 956
-
income
880
-
1 666
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
425
-
597
-
pensions
1 686
-
2 370
-
total
2 991
-
4 633
-
Employer
14 912
-
20 956
-
pensions
2 450
-
3 443
-
social contributions
45
-
63
-
other
514
-
723
-
health
1 044
-
1 467
-
unemployment
604
-
849
-
total
4 657
-
6 545
-
Corporate
7 932
27 500
-
-
income
2 221
7 700
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 221
7 700
-
-
Dividends
5 711
19 800
-
-
withholding
731
2 534
-
-
social contributions
983
3 406
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 714
5 940
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
11 583
13 640
11 178
11 552
After tax
15 917
13 860
16 322
15 948
Living cost
11 920
11 920
11 920
11 920
Free-cash
3 997
1 940
4 402
4 028

Estimated living cost  is ₴11920 per week

₴7516
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴969
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.
₴3233
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
-₴880
-₴1137
-₴506
-₴2968
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
-
-
-
27 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
238
pensions
-
-
-
8 132
social contributions
-
-
-
784
income
-
-
-
1 546
other
-
-
-
852
total
-
-
-
11 552
Employee
21 822
-
20 956
-
income
1 904
-
1 666
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
622
-
597
-
pensions
2 468
-
2 370
-
total
4 994
-
4 633
-
Employer
21 822
-
20 956
-
pensions
3 586
-
3 443
-
social contributions
65
-
63
-
other
753
-
723
-
health
1 527
-
1 467
-
unemployment
884
-
849
-
total
6 815
-
6 545
-
Corporate
-
27 500
-
-
income
-
7 700
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 700
-
-
Dividends
-
19 800
-
-
withholding
-
2 534
-
-
social contributions
-
3 406
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 940
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
11 809
13 640
11 178
11 552
After tax
15 691
13 860
16 322
15 948
Living cost
16 828
16 828
16 828
16 828
Free-cash
-1 137
-2 968
-506
-880

Estimated living cost  is ₴16828 per week

₴11389
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1377
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴231
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.
₴3832
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
₴24985
₴23465
₴19760
₴23885
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%.

-
-
-
27 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
275
total
-
-
-
275
Employee
2 799
-
27 500
-
income
560
-
5 500
-
total
560
-
5 500
-
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%.

24 701
27 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
24 701
27 500
-
-
withholding
1 235
1 375
-
-
total
1 235
1 375
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
1 795
1 375
5 500
275
After tax
25 705
26 125
22 000
27 225
Living cost
2 240
2 240
2 240
2 240
Free-cash
23 465
23 885
19 760
24 985

Estimated living cost  is ₴2240 per week

₴1388
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.
₴62
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.
₴604
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
₴23735
₴21980
₴18510
₴22635
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%.

-
-
-
27 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
275
total
-
-
-
275
Employee
4 362
-
27 500
-
income
873
-
5 500
-
total
873
-
5 500
-
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%.

23 138
27 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
23 138
27 500
-
-
withholding
1 157
1 375
-
-
total
1 157
1 375
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
2 030
1 375
5 500
275
After tax
25 470
26 125
22 000
27 225
Living cost
3 490
3 490
3 490
3 490
Free-cash
21 980
22 635
18 510
23 735

Estimated living cost  is ₴3490 per week

₴2362
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.
₴865
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
₴5229
₴5314
₴6851
₴758
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.

-
-
-
27 500
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.

-
-
-
251
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.

-
-
-
2 380
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.

-
-
-
4 567
trade
-
-
-
1 622
total
-
-
-
8 820
Employee

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

17 336
-
27 500
-
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.

1 426
-
4 567
-
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.

79
-
251
-
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.

2 380
-
2 380
-
total
3 885
-
7 198
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
10 164
27 500
-
-
trade
1 459
3 946
-
-
income
1 525
4 125
-
-
chamber of commerce
68
93
-
-
surtax

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

84
227
-
-
total
3 136
8 391
-
-
Dividends
7 029
19 109
-
-
withholding
1 625
4 645
-
-
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
255
-
-
total
1 714
4 900
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
8 735
13 291
7 198
8 820
After tax
18 765
14 209
20 302
18 680
Living cost
13 451
13 451
13 451
13 451
Free-cash
5 314
758
6 851
5 229

Estimated living cost  is ₴13451 per week

₴9279
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1447
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.
₴2530
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
₴7969
₴7228
₴9749
₴3372
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.

-
-
-
27 500
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.

-
-
-
251
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.

-
-
-
2 380
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.

-
-
-
4 567
trade
-
-
-
1 780
total
-
-
-
8 978
Employee

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

13 326
-
27 500
-
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.

372
-
4 567
-
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
-
251
-
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.

2 380
-
2 380
-
total
2 772
-
7 198
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
14 174
27 500
-
-
trade
2 232
4 331
-
-
income
2 126
4 125
-
-
chamber of commerce
73
93
-
-
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
227
-
-
total
4 548
8 776
-
-
Dividends
9 625
18 724
-
-
withholding
2 274
4 549
-
-
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.

125
250
-
-
total
2 399
4 799
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
9 719
13 575
7 198
8 978
After tax
17 781
13 925
20 302
18 522
Living cost
10 553
10 553
10 553
10 553
Free-cash
7 228
3 372
9 749
7 969

Estimated living cost  is ₴10553 per week

₴6638
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1230
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.
₴2487
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
₴4756
₴4995
₴6615
₴97
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.

-
-
-
27 500
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.

-
-
-
251
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.

-
-
-
2 380
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.

-
-
-
4 567
trade
-
-
-
1 859
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.

17 669
-
27 500
-
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.

1 518
-
4 567
-
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
-
251
-
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.

2 380
-
2 380
-
total
3 981
-
7 198
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 831
27 500
-
-
trade
1 617
4 524
-
-
income
1 474
4 125
-
-
chamber of commerce
67
92
-
-
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
227
-
-
total
3 239
8 968
-
-
Dividends
6 591
18 532
-
-
withholding
1 515
4 501
-
-
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
247
-
-
total
1 598
4 748
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
8 818
13 716
7 198
9 057
After tax
18 682
13 784
20 302
18 443
Living cost
13 687
13 687
13 687
13 687
Free-cash
4 995
97
6 615
4 756

Estimated living cost  is ₴13687 per week

₴9154
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1443
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴204
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.
₴2885
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
₴2403
₴3333
₴4341
-₴2318
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.

-
-
-
27 500
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.

-
-
-
251
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.

-
-
-
2 380
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.

-
-
-
4 567
trade
-
-
-
1 938
total
-
-
-
9 136
Employee

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

20 939
-
27 500
-
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.

2 462
-
4 567
-
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.

136
-
251
-
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.

2 380
-
2 380
-
total
4 978
-
7 198
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 561
27 500
-
-
trade
1 125
4 716
-
-
income
984
4 125
-
-
chamber of commerce
62
92
-
-
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.

54
227
-
-
total
2 225
9 160
-
-
Dividends
4 335
18 340
-
-
withholding
951
4 452
-
-
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.

52
245
-
-
total
1 003
4 697
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
8 206
13 857
7 198
9 136
After tax
19 294
13 643
20 302
18 364
Living cost
15 961
15 961
15 961
15 961
Free-cash
3 333
-2 318
4 341
2 403

Estimated living cost  is ₴15961 per week

₴11657
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1277
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴208
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.
₴2820
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
₴7076
₴8362
₴6479
₴9471
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
-
-
-
27 500
surtax
-
-
-
456
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 952
pensions
-
-
-
5 500
income
-
-
-
4 611
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 598
Employee
11 733
-
22 718
-
unemployment
817
-
1 581
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 967
-
4 332
-
surtax
42
-
407
-
pensions
783
-
1 515
-
health
300
-
579
-
total
3 909
-
8 414
-
Employer
11 733
-
22 718
-
pensions
1 564
-
3 028
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
534
-
1 033
-
unemployment
372
-
720
-
total
2 470
-
4 781
-
Corporate
13 296
27 500
-
-
income
3 457
7 150
-
-
total
3 457
7 150
-
-
Dividends
9 839
20 350
-
-
withholding
1 476
3 053
-
-
total
1 476
3 053
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
11 312
10 203
13 195
12 598
After tax
16 188
17 297
14 305
14 902
Living cost
7 826
7 826
7 826
7 826
Free-cash
8 362
9 471
6 479
7 076

Estimated living cost  is ₴7826 per week

₴4725
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴680
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.
₴2239
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
₴7214
₴8527
₴6617
₴9609
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
-
-
-
27 500
surtax
-
-
-
456
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
1 952
pensions
-
-
-
5 500
income
-
-
-
4 611
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 598
Employee
11 522
-
22 718
-
unemployment
802
-
1 581
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 931
-
4 332
-
surtax
38
-
407
-
pensions
768
-
1 515
-
health
294
-
579
-
total
3 833
-
8 414
-
Employer
11 522
-
22 718
-
pensions
1 536
-
3 028
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
524
-
1 033
-
unemployment
365
-
720
-
total
2 425
-
4 781
-
Corporate
13 553
27 500
-
-
income
3 523
7 150
-
-
total
3 523
7 150
-
-
Dividends
10 029
20 350
-
-
withholding
1 504
3 053
-
-
total
1 504
3 053
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
11 285
10 203
13 195
12 598
After tax
16 215
17 297
14 305
14 902
Living cost
7 688
7 688
7 688
7 688
Free-cash
8 527
9 609
6 617
7 214

Estimated living cost  is ₴7688 per week

₴4701
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴709
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.
₴2101
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
₴12074
₴8701
₴8967
₴8555
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
-
-
-
27 500
unemployment
-
-
-
413
health
-
-
-
1 925
pensions
-
-
-
2 750
income
-
-
-
3 362
total
-
-
-
8 450
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.

10 070
4 008
23 013
-
unemployment
151
60
345
-
income
1 231
490
2 813
-
pensions
1 007
401
2 301
-
health
705
281
1 611
-
total
3 094
1 232
7 070
-
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.

10 070
4 008
23 013
-
pensions
1 964
782
4 487
-
total
1 964
782
4 487
-
Corporate
15 466
22 711
-
-
income
1 392
2 044
-
-
total
1 392
2 044
-
-
Dividends
14 074
20 667
-
-
withholding
2 674
3 927
-
-
social contributions
2 699
3 984
-
-
total
5 373
7 911
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
11 823
11 969
11 557
8 450
After tax
15 677
15 531
15 943
19 050
Living cost
6 976
6 976
6 976
6 976
Free-cash
8 701
8 555
8 967
12 074

Estimated living cost  is ₴6976 per week

₴4761
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴571
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴139
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.
₴1505
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
-₴67
-₴992
₴150
₴310
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
-
-
-
27 500
national
-
-
-
4 328
pensions
-
-
-
3 300
social contributions
-
-
-
296
municipal
-
-
-
2 793
total
-
-
-
10 717
Employee
26 121
-
23 774
-
municipal
3 226
-
2 899
-
national
5 000
-
4 492
-
pensions
1 045
-
951
-
total
9 271
-
8 342
-
Employer
26 121
-
23 774
-
pensions
2 090
-
1 902
-
social contributions
281
-
256
-
total
2 371
-
2 158
-
Corporate
-
27 500
-
-
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%.

-
5 500
-
-
total
-
5 500
-
-
Dividends
-
22 000
-
-
withholding
-
4 840
-
-
total
-
4 840
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
11 642
10 340
10 500
10 717
After tax
15 858
17 160
17 000
16 783
Living cost
16 850
16 850
16 850
16 850
Free-cash
-992
310
150
-67

Estimated living cost  is ₴16850 per week

₴11453
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1566
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴252
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.
₴3579
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
₴120
₴172
₴120
-₴597
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
-
-
-
27 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 292
income
-
-
-
5 241
total
-
-
-
7 533
Employee
27 254
-
27 500
-
social contributions
2 264
-
2 292
-
income
5 143
-
5 241
-
total
7 407
-
7 533
-
Employer
27 254
-
27 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
246
27 500
-
-
income
31
3 437
-
-
total
31
3 437
-
-
Dividends
215
24 063
-
-
withholding
43
4 813
-
-
total
43
4 813
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
7 481
8 250
7 533
7 533
After tax
20 019
19 250
19 967
19 967
Living cost
19 847
19 847
19 847
19 847
Free-cash
172
-597
120
120

Estimated living cost  is ₴19847 per week

₴15099
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1617
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴190
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.
₴2941
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
-₴58
-₴3464
-₴1399
-₴29
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
-
-
-
27 500
national
-
-
-
5 329
regional
-
-
-
291
social contributions
-
-
-
7 073
municipal
-
-
-
163
total
-
-
-
12 856
Employee
30 965
-
27 500
-
municipal
164
-
146
-
national
5 365
-
4 524
-
social contributions
10 441
-
9 273
-
regional
292
-
254
-
total
16 262
-
14 197
-
Employer
30 965
-
27 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
27 500
-
-
nationa
-
6 600
-
-
municipal
-
1 072
-
-
total
-
7 672
-
-
Dividends
-
19 828
-
-
withholding
-
5 155
-
-
total
-
5 155
-
-
Income
27 500
27 500
27 500
27 500
Total tax
16 262
12 827
14 197
12 856
After tax
11 238
14 673
13 303
14 644
Living cost
14 702
14 702
14 702
14 702
Free-cash
-3 464
-29
-1 399
-58

Estimated living cost  is ₴14702 per week

₴10248
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴964
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴225
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.
₴3264
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
₴5134
₴4296
₴3801
₴5068
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
-
-
-
27 500
national
-
-
-
5 329
regional
-
-
-
415
social contributions
-
-
-
7 073
municipal
-
-
-
163
total
-
-
-
12 980
Employee
19 327
-
27 500
-
municipal
102
-
146
-
national
3 062
-
4 524
-
social contributions
6 517
-
9 273
-
regional
260
-
370
-
total
9 941
-
14 313
-
Employer
19 327
-
27 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 173
27 500
-
-
nationa
1 962
6 600
-
-
municipal
406
1 367
-
-
total
2 368
7 967
-
-
Dividends