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
₴ 28500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴16333
₴13306
₴12507
₴15291
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
6 270
income
-
-
-
406
total
-
-
-
6 676
Employee
9 965
-
24 675
-
social contributions
648
-
1 604
-
income
-
-
448
-
total
648
-
2 052
-
Employer
9 965
-
24 675
-
social contributions
1 545
-
3 825
-
total
1 545
-
3 825
-
Corporate
16 991
28 500
-
-
income
1 699
2 850
-
-
total
1 699
2 850
-
-
Dividends
15 292
25 650
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
3 892
2 850
5 877
6 676
After tax
24 608
25 650
22 623
21 824
Living cost
9 317
9 317
9 317
9 317
Free-cash
15 291
16 333
13 306
12 507

Estimated living cost  is ₴9317 per week

₴6024
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴702
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2415
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
₴6162
-₴869
₴4807
₴6011
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
-
-
-
28 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
114
unemployment
-
-
-
1 901
health
-
-
-
2 180
pensions
-
-
-
5 273
income
-
-
-
4 336
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 804
Employee
13 549
12 352
22 130
-
health
524
478
856
-
pensions
1 388
1 265
2 266
-
other
135
124
221
-
unemployment
406
371
664
-
income
1 207
911
3 867
-
total
3 660
3 149
7 874
-
Employer
13 549
12 352
22 130
-
pensions
1 700
1 550
2 777
-
accident
176
161
288
-
unemployment
406
371
664
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
406
371
664
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
88
-
health
512
467
836
-
other
643
586
1 051
-
total
3 897
3 555
6 368
-
Corporate
11 052
12 593
20 955
-
income

The minimum corporate income for a GmbH is €1,1750 for a year. However, for GmbHs founded after 30 June 2013, the amount is reduced to €500 for the first five years and €1000 for the next five years.

Минимальный корпоративный налог для GmbH €1,1750 в год. Если GmbHs основана после 30 Июня 2013 эта сумма сниже до €500 в первые 5 лет и €1000 для следующих пяти лет.

2 763
3 148
5 238
-
total
2 763
3 148
5 238
-
Dividends
8 289
9 445
-
-
withholding
2 280
2 597
-
-
total
2 280
2 597
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 600
12 449
19 480
13 804
After tax
15 900
16 051
9 020
14 696
Living cost
9 889
9 889
9 889
9 889
Free-cash
6 011
6 162
-869
4 807

Estimated living cost  is ₴9889 per week

₴5932
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1010
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴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.
₴2770
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
₴5096
-₴1902
₴3713
₴4616
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
-
-
-
28 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
114
unemployment
-
-
-
1 901
health
-
-
-
2 180
pensions
-
-
-
5 273
income
-
-
-
4 336
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
13 865
Employee
15 490
12 352
22 084
-
health
599
478
855
-
pensions
1 586
1 265
2 262
-
other
155
124
221
-
unemployment
465
371
662
-
income
1 763
911
3 838
-
total
4 568
3 149
7 838
-
Employer
15 490
12 352
22 084
-
pensions
1 944
1 550
2 772
-
accident
201
161
287
-
unemployment
465
371
662
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
662
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
88
-
health
585
467
835
-
other
736
586
1 049
-
total
4 519
3 616
6 416
-
Corporate
8 492
12 532
20 908
-
income

The minimum corporate income for a GmbH is €1,1750 for a year. However, for GmbHs founded after 30 June 2013, the amount is reduced to €500 for the first five years and €1000 for the next five years.

Минимальный корпоративный налог для GmbH €1,1750 в год. Если GmbHs основана после 30 Июня 2013 эта сумма сниже до €500 в первые 5 лет и €1000 для следующих пяти лет.

2 123
3 133
5 227
-
total
2 123
3 133
5 227
-
Dividends
6 369
9 399
-
-
withholding
1 752
2 585
-
-
total
1 752
2 585
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 962
12 483
19 481
13 865
After tax
15 538
16 017
9 019
14 635
Living cost
10 922
10 922
10 922
10 922
Free-cash
4 616
5 096
-1 902
3 713

Estimated living cost  is ₴10922 per week

₴7284
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴932
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴179
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2526
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
₴4692
-₴42
₴2390
-₴125
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 311
communal

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

-
-
-
1 451
national
-
-
-
9 047
total
-
-
-
14 809
Employee

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

22 171
-
22 074
-
health

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

1 042
-
1 038
-
pensions

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

1 663
-
1 656
-
communal

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

1 156
-
1 151
-
national
6 816
-
6 778
-
unemployment

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

193
-
192
-
total
10 870
-
10 815
-
Employer

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

22 171
-
22 074
-
accident

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

288
-
287
-
unemployment

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

324
-
322
-
surtax
2 514
-
2 503
-
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.

1 363
-
1 358
-
pensions

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

1 965
-
1 956
-
total
6 454
-
6 426
-
Corporate
-
28 500
-
-
surtax
-
114
-
-
income
-
5 700
-
-
total
-
5 814
-
-
Dividends
-
22 686
-
-
withholding

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

-
6 693
-
-
total
-
6 693
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
17 324
12 507
17 241
14 809
After tax
11 176
15 993
11 259
13 691
Living cost
11 301
11 301
11 301
11 301
Free-cash
-125
4 692
-42
2 390

Estimated living cost  is ₴11301 per week

₴7279
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴988
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2857
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
₴19028
₴16827
₴15991
₴17137
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
-
-
-
28 500
unemployment
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 247
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 605
income
-
-
-
4 275
total
-
-
-
7 170
Employee
7 070
-
26 373
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
health
325
-
499
-
pensions

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

621
-
952
-
income
707
-
2 637
-
total
1 731
-
4 207
-
Employer
7 070
-
26 373
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
unemployment
42
-
65
-
health
488
-
748
-
pensions

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

779
-
1 195
-
total
1 387
-
2 127
-
Corporate
20 043
28 500
-
-
income
2 004
2 850
-
-
total
2 004
2 850
-
-
Dividends
18 039
25 650
-
-
withholding
902
1 283
-
-
total
902
1 283
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
6 024
4 133
6 334
7 170
After tax
22 476
24 367
22 166
21 330
Living cost
5 339
5 339
5 339
5 339
Free-cash
17 137
19 028
16 827
15 991

Estimated living cost  is ₴5339 per week

₴3531
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴306
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴127
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1375
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
₴20297
₴18096
₴17260
₴18857
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
-
-
-
28 500
unemployment
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 247
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 605
income
-
-
-
4 275
total
-
-
-
7 170
Employee
5 389
-
26 373
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
health
248
-
499
-
pensions

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

473
-
952
-
income
539
-
2 637
-
total
1 319
-
4 207
-
Employer
5 389
-
26 373
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
unemployment
32
-
65
-
health
372
-
748
-
pensions

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

594
-
1 195
-
total
1 057
-
2 127
-
Corporate
22 054
28 500
-
-
income
2 205
2 850
-
-
total
2 205
2 850
-
-
Dividends
19 849
25 650
-
-
withholding
992
1 283
-
-
total
992
1 283
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
5 573
4 133
6 334
7 170
After tax
22 927
24 367
22 166
21 330
Living cost
4 070
4 070
4 070
4 070
Free-cash
18 857
20 297
18 096
17 260

Estimated living cost  is ₴4070 per week

₴2376
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴291
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴108
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1295
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
₴13701
₴13354
₴13382
₴12014
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 446
health
-
-
-
727
income
-
-
-
2 769
total
-
-
-
7 942
Employee
23 834
23 834
25 874
-
health
185
405
440
-
social contributions
901
1 978
2 147
-
income
2 595
2 206
2 757
-
total
3 681
4 589
5 344
-
Employer
23 834
23 834
25 874
-
social contributions
901
1 978
2 147
-
health
201
441
479
-
total
1 102
2 419
2 626
-
Corporate
16 541
2 247
-
-
income
2 067
281
-
-
total
2 067
281
-
-
Dividends
14 474
1 966
-
-
withholding
2 460
334
-
-
total
2 460
334
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
9 310
7 623
7 970
7 942
After tax
19 190
20 877
20 530
20 558
Living cost
7 176
7 176
7 176
7 176
Free-cash
12 014
13 701
13 354
13 382

Estimated living cost  is ₴7176 per week

₴4301
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴704
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴159
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2013
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₴10824
₴10477
₴10505
₴9538
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 446
health
-
-
-
727
income
-
-
-
2 769
total
-
-
-
7 942
Employee
23 834
23 834
25 874
-
health
237
405
440
-
social contributions
1 158
1 978
2 147
-
income
2 503
2 206
2 757
-
total
3 898
4 589
5 344
-
Employer
23 834
23 834
25 874
-
social contributions
1 158
1 978
2 147
-
health
258
441
479
-
total
1 416
2 419
2 626
-
Corporate
13 132
2 247
-
-
income
1 642
281
-
-
total
1 642
281
-
-
Dividends
11 491
1 966
-
-
withholding
1 953
334
-
-
total
1 953
334
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
8 909
7 623
7 970
7 942
After tax
19 591
20 877
20 530
20 558
Living cost
10 053
10 053
10 053
10 053
Free-cash
9 538
10 824
10 477
10 505

Estimated living cost  is ₴10053 per week

₴6872
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴785
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2227
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
₴12337
₴7179
₴6596
₴9739
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
8 322
health
-
-
-
3 847
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 450
total
-
-
-
14 619
Employee
10 713
-
21 269
-
health
1 446
-
2 871
-
social contributions
696
-
1 382
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 286
-
2 552
-
total
3 428
-
6 805
-
Employer
10 713
-
21 269
-
social contributions
2 678
-
5 317
-
health
964
-
1 914
-
total
3 642
-
7 231
-
Corporate
14 144
28 500
-
-
income
2 687
5 415
-
-
total
2 687
5 415
-
-
Dividends
11 457
23 085
-
-
withholding
1 719
3 463
-
-
total
1 719
3 463
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
11 476
8 878
14 036
14 619
After tax
17 024
19 622
14 464
13 881
Living cost
7 285
7 285
7 285
7 285
Free-cash
9 739
12 337
7 179
6 596

Estimated living cost  is ₴7285 per week

₴5060
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴518
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.
₴1563
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
₴10645
₴5487
₴4904
₴7444
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
8 322
health
-
-
-
3 847
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 450
total
-
-
-
14 619
Employee
13 202
-
21 269
-
health
1 782
-
2 871
-
social contributions
858
-
1 382
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 584
-
2 552
-
total
4 224
-
6 805
-
Employer
13 202
-
21 269
-
social contributions
3 300
-
5 317
-
health
1 188
-
1 914
-
total
4 488
-
7 231
-
Corporate
10 810
28 500
-
-
income
2 054
5 415
-
-
total
2 054
5 415
-
-
Dividends
8 756
23 085
-
-
withholding
1 313
3 463
-
-
total
1 313
3 463
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 079
8 878
14 036
14 619
After tax
16 421
19 622
14 464
13 881
Living cost
8 977
8 977
8 977
8 977
Free-cash
7 444
10 645
5 487
4 904

Estimated living cost  is ₴8977 per week

₴6676
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.
₴155
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.
₴1649
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
-₴39230
-₴39230
₴2844
-₴39230
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
-
-
-
28 500
labour market
-
-
-
2 258
municipal
-
-
-
5 175
pensions
-
-
-
269
national
-
-
-
2 983
total
-
-
-
10 685
Employee
63 190
63 190
63 190
-
municipal
13 456
13 456
13 456
-
pensions
90
90
90
-
national
7 720
7 720
7 720
-
labour market
5 048
5 048
5 048
-
total
26 314
26 314
26 314
-
Employer
63 190
63 190
63 190
-
labour market
5 055
5 055
5 055
-
national
7 733
7 733
7 733
-
municipal
13 477
13 477
13 477
-
pensions
180
180
180
-
total
26 445
26 445
26 445
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
52 759
52 759
52 759
10 685
After tax
-24 259
-24 259
-24 259
17 815
Living cost
14 971
14 971
14 971
14 971
Free-cash
-39 230
-39 230
-39 230
2 844

Estimated living cost  is ₴14971 per week

₴10246
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴230
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3170
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₴15314
₴8940
₴7790
₴13387
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
-
-
-
28 500
health
-
-
-
3 705
pensions
-
-
-
5 700
income
-
-
-
3 819
total
-
-
-
13 224
Employee
8 793
-
21 300
-
pensions
176
-
426
-
unemployment
141
-
341
-
income
990
-
4 107
-
total
1 307
-
4 874
-
Employer
8 793
-
21 300
-
pensions
1 759
-
4 260
-
unemployment
71
-
171
-
health
1 143
-
2 769
-
total
2 973
-
7 200
-
Corporate
16 735
28 500
-
-
income
3 347
5 700
-
-
total
3 347
5 700
-
-
Dividends
13 388
22 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
7 627
5 700
12 074
13 224
After tax
20 873
22 800
16 426
15 276
Living cost
7 486
7 486
7 486
7 486
Free-cash
13 387
15 314
8 940
7 790

Estimated living cost  is ₴7486 per week

₴5135
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴446
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴151
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1755
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
₴7240
₴4557
₴8618
₴6308
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

-
-
-
28 500
health
-
-
-
309
municipal
-
-
-
5 074
national
-
-
-
2 599
total
-
-
-
7 982
Employee
16 307
-
23 976
-
health
122
-
240
-
municipal
2 671
-
3 916
-
pensions
1 101
-
1 618
-
national
269
-
1 385
-
unemployment
245
-
359
-
total
4 408
-
7 518
-
Employer
16 307
-
23 976
-
accident
16
-
24
-
unemployment
106
-
156
-
health
125
-
185
-
pensions
2 829
-
4 160
-
total
3 076
-
4 525
-
Corporate
9 116
28 500
-
-
income
1 823
5 700
-
-
total
1 823
5 700
-
-
Dividends

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

5 469
17 100
-
-
municipal
985
3 078
-
-
national
-
582
-
-
total
985
3 660
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
10 292
9 360
12 043
7 982
After tax
18 208
19 140
16 457
20 518
Living cost
11 900
11 900
11 900
11 900
Free-cash
6 308
7 240
4 557
8 618

Estimated living cost  is ₴11900 per week

₴7773
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1145
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴189
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2793
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
₴4811
₴6798
₴6928
₴6531
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
812
health
-
-
-
391
pensions
-
-
-
7 570
other
-
-
-
884
income
-
-
-
2 361
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 018
Employee
11 841
-
21 717
-
income
611
-
2 290
-
social contributions
338
-
619
-
pensions
1 339
-
2 457
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 288
-
5 366
-
Employer
11 841
-
21 717
-
pensions
1 946
-
3 569
-
social contributions
35
-
65
-
unemployment
479
-
879
-
health
829
-
1 520
-
other
409
-
749
-
total
3 698
-
6 782
-
Corporate
12 961
28 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 629
7 980
-
-
total
3 629
7 980
-
-
Dividends
9 332
20 520
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 195
2 626
-
-
social contributions
1 605
3 529
-
-
total
2 800
6 155
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 415
14 135
12 148
12 018
After tax
16 085
14 365
16 352
16 482
Living cost
9 554
9 554
9 554
9 554
Free-cash
6 531
4 811
6 798
6 928

Estimated living cost  is ₴9554 per week

₴5541
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴971
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2862
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₴3761
₴5748
₴5878
₴5591
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
812
health
-
-
-
391
pensions
-
-
-
7 570
other
-
-
-
884
income
-
-
-
2 361
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 018
Employee
13 265
-
21 717
-
income
783
-
2 290
-
social contributions
378
-
619
-
pensions
1 500
-
2 457
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 661
-
5 366
-
Employer
13 265
-
21 717
-
pensions
2 179
-
3 569
-
social contributions
40
-
65
-
unemployment
537
-
879
-
health
929
-
1 520
-
other
458
-
749
-
total
4 143
-
6 782
-
Corporate
11 092
28 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 106
7 980
-
-
total
3 106
7 980
-
-
Dividends
7 986
20 520
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 022
2 626
-
-
social contributions
1 373
3 529
-
-
total
2 395
6 155
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 305
14 135
12 148
12 018
After tax
16 195
14 365
16 352
16 482
Living cost
10 604
10 604
10 604
10 604
Free-cash
5 591
3 761
5 748
5 878

Estimated living cost  is ₴10604 per week

₴6687
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴862
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2876
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
-₴605
₴1382
₴1512
₴1523
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
812
health
-
-
-
391
pensions
-
-
-
7 570
other
-
-
-
884
income
-
-
-
2 361
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 018
Employee
19 413
-
21 717
-
income
1 694
-
2 290
-
social contributions
553
-
619
-
pensions
2 196
-
2 457
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 443
-
5 366
-
Employer
19 413
-
21 717
-
pensions
3 190
-
3 569
-
social contributions
58
-
65
-
unemployment
786
-
879
-
health
1 359
-
1 520
-
other
670
-
749
-
total
6 063
-
6 782
-
Corporate
3 024
28 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
847
7 980
-
-
total
847
7 980
-
-
Dividends
2 177
20 520
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
279
2 626
-
-
social contributions
375
3 529
-
-
total
654
6 155
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 007
14 135
12 148
12 018
After tax
16 493
14 365
16 352
16 482
Living cost
14 970
14 970
14 970
14 970
Free-cash
1 523
-605
1 382
1 512

Estimated living cost  is ₴14970 per week

₴10132
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1225
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴205
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3409
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
₴24883
₴20608
₴26023
₴24472
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%.

-
-
-
28 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
285
total
-
-
-
285
Employee
2 740
-
28 500
-
income
548
-
5 700
-
total
548
-
5 700
-
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%.

25 760
28 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
25 760
28 500
-
-
withholding
1 288
1 425
-
-
total
1 288
1 425
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
1 836
1 425
5 700
285
After tax
26 664
27 075
22 800
28 215
Living cost
2 192
2 192
2 192
2 192
Free-cash
24 472
24 883
20 608
26 023

Estimated living cost  is ₴2192 per week

₴1358
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴182
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴60
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴591
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
₴23660
₴19385
₴24800
₴23020
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%.

-
-
-
28 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
285
total
-
-
-
285
Employee
4 269
-
28 500
-
income
854
-
5 700
-
total
854
-
5 700
-
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%.

24 231
28 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
24 231
28 500
-
-
withholding
1 211
1 425
-
-
total
1 211
1 425
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
2 065
1 425
5 700
285
After tax
26 435
27 075
22 800
28 215
Living cost
3 415
3 415
3 415
3 415
Free-cash
23 020
23 660
19 385
24 800

Estimated living cost  is ₴3415 per week

₴2311
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴143
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴115
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.
₴846
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
₴2744
₴8609
₴6587
₴6799
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.

-
-
-
28 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 117
trade
-
-
-
2 022
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.

-
-
-
5 505
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.

-
-
-
303
total
-
-
-
9 947
Employee

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

15 422
-
28 500
-
health

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

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

2 117
-
2 117
-
surtax

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

70
-
303
-
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.

1 268
-
5 505
-
total
3 455
-
7 925
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 078
28 500
-
-
trade
1 877
4 090
-
-
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.

108
235
-
-
chamber of commerce
66
89
-
-
income
1 962
4 275
-
-
total
4 013
8 689
-
-
Dividends
9 065
19 811
-
-
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.

118
266
-
-
withholding
2 149
4 835
-
-
total
2 267
5 101
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
9 735
13 790
7 925
9 947
After tax
18 765
14 710
20 575
18 553
Living cost
11 966
11 966
11 966
11 966
Free-cash
6 799
2 744
8 609
6 587

Estimated living cost  is ₴11966 per week

₴8255
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1288
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴174
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2250
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
₴5029
₴11187
₴8968
₴8458
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.

-
-
-
28 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 117
trade
-
-
-
2 219
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.

-
-
-
5 505
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.

-
-
-
303
total
-
-
-
10 144
Employee

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

11 855
-
28 500
-
health

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

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

2 117
-
2 117
-
surtax

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

18
-
303
-
income

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

331
-
5 505
-
total
2 466
-
7 925
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
16 645
28 500
-
-
trade
2 622
4 488
-
-
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.

137
235
-
-
chamber of commerce
71
88
-
-
income
2 497
4 275
-
-
total
5 327
9 086
-
-
Dividends
11 318
19 413
-
-
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.

149
261
-
-
withholding
2 712
4 736
-
-
total
2 861
4 997
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
10 654
14 083
7 925
10 144
After tax
17 846
14 417
20 575
18 356
Living cost
9 388
9 388
9 388
9 388
Free-cash
8 458
5 029
11 187
8 968

Estimated living cost  is ₴9388 per week

₴5905
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1095
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2213
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
₴2094
₴8399
₴6082
₴6450
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.

-
-
-
28 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 117
trade
-
-
-
2 317
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.

-
-
-
5 505
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.

-
-
-
303
total
-
-
-
10 242
Employee

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

15 718
-
28 500
-
health

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

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

2 117
-
2 117
-
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
-
303
-
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.

1 350
-
5 505
-
total
3 541
-
7 925
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 782
28 500
-
-
trade
2 103
4 688
-
-
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.

105
235
-
-
chamber of commerce
65
88
-
-
income
1 918
4 275
-
-
total
4 191
9 286
-
-
Dividends
8 591
19 214
-
-
surtax

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

112
258
-
-
withholding
2 030
4 686
-
-
total
2 142
4 944
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
9 874
14 230
7 925
10 242
After tax
18 626
14 270
20 575
18 258
Living cost
12 176
12 176
12 176
12 176
Free-cash
6 450
2 094
8 399
6 082

Estimated living cost  is ₴12176 per week

₴8144
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1284
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴182
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2567
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
-₴75
₴6376
₴3960
₴4952
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.

-
-
-
28 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 117
trade
-
-
-
2 416
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.

-
-
-
5 505
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.

-
-
-
303
total
-
-
-
10 341
Employee

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

18 628
-
28 500
-
health

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

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

2 117
-
2 117
-
surtax

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

121
-
303
-
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.

2 190
-
5 505
-
total
4 428
-
7 925
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 872
28 500
-
-
trade
1 693
4 888
-
-
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
235
-
-
chamber of commerce
61
87
-
-
income
1 481
4 275
-
-
total
3 316
9 485
-
-
Dividends
6 556
19 015
-
-
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
255
-
-
withholding
1 521
4 636
-
-
total
1 605
4 891
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
9 349
14 376
7 925
10 341
After tax
19 151
14 124
20 575
18 159
Living cost
14 199
14 199
14 199
14 199
Free-cash
4 952
-75
6 376
3 960

Estimated living cost  is ₴14199 per week

₴10370
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1136
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴185
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2509
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Athens , Greece
₴10965
₴7408
₴7957
₴9979
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
-
-
-
28 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
2 023
pensions
-
-
-
5 700
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 191
surtax
-
-
-
596
total
-
-
-
13 581
Employee
10 438
-
23 544
-
health
266
-
601
-
pensions
696
-
1 570
-
surtax
37
-
533
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
726
-
1 639
-
income
1 750
-
4 831
-
total
3 475
-
9 174
-
Employer
10 438
-
23 544
-
pensions
1 392
-
3 139
-
unemployment
331
-
746
-
health
475
-
1 071
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 198
-
4 956
-
Corporate
15 864
28 500
-
-
income
4 125
7 410
-
-
total
4 125
7 410
-
-
Dividends
11 739
21 090
-
-
withholding
1 761
3 163
-
-
total
1 761
3 163
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
11 559
10 573
14 130
13 581
After tax
16 941
17 927
14 370
14 919
Living cost
6 962
6 962
6 962
6 962
Free-cash
9 979
10 965
7 408
7 957

Estimated living cost  is ₴6962 per week

₴4203
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴605
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴162
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1992
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
₴11087
₴7530
₴8079
₴10123
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
-
-
-
28 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
2 023
pensions
-
-
-
5 700
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 191
surtax
-
-
-
596
total
-
-
-
13 581
Employee
10 250
-
23 544
-
health
262
-
601
-
pensions
683
-
1 570
-
surtax
34
-
533
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
713
-
1 639
-
income
1 718
-
4 831
-
total
3 410
-
9 174
-
Employer
10 250
-
23 544
-
pensions
1 366
-
3 139
-
unemployment
325
-
746
-
health
466
-
1 071
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 157
-
4 956
-
Corporate
16 093
28 500
-
-
income
4 184
7 410
-
-
total
4 184
7 410
-
-
Dividends
11 909
21 090
-
-
withholding
1 786
3 163
-
-
total
1 786
3 163
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
11 537
10 573
14 130
13 581
After tax
16 963
17 927
14 370
14 919
Living cost
6 840
6 840
6 840
6 840
Free-cash
10 123
11 087
7 530
8 079

Estimated living cost  is ₴6840 per week

₴4182
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴631
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴158
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1869
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₴9977
₴10424
₴13646
₴10105
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
-
-
-
28 500
unemployment
-
-
-
428
health
-
-
-
1 995
pensions
-
-
-
2 850
income
-
-
-
3 484
total
-
-
-
8 757
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

8 801
3 503
23 849
-
health
616
245
1 669
-
pensions
880
350
2 385
-
unemployment
132
53
358
-
income
1 076
428
2 916
-
total
2 704
1 076
7 328
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

8 801
3 503
23 849
-
pensions
1 716
683
4 651
-
total
1 716
683
4 651
-
Corporate
17 983
24 314
-
-
income
1 618
2 188
-
-
total
1 618
2 188
-
-
Dividends
16 364
22 126
-
-
withholding
3 109
4 204
-
-
social contributions
3 151
4 275
-
-
total
6 260
8 479
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 298
12 426
11 979
8 757
After tax
16 202
16 074
16 521
19 743
Living cost
6 097
6 097
6 097
6 097
Free-cash
10 105
9 977
10 424
13 646

Estimated living cost  is ₴6097 per week

₴4161
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴499
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴122
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1316
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
₴2113
₴1834
₴1612
₴1852
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
306
municipal
-
-
-
2 938
pensions
-
-
-
3 420
national
-
-
-
4 553
total
-
-
-
11 217
Employee
24 293
-
24 638
-
municipal
3 001
-
3 049
-
pensions
972
-
986
-
national
4 650
-
4 724
-
total
8 623
-
8 759
-
Employer
24 293
-
24 638
-
social contributions
261
-
265
-
pensions
1 943
-
1 971
-
total
2 204
-
2 236
-
Corporate
399
28 500
-
-
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%.

80
5 700
-
-
total
80
5 700
-
-
Dividends
319
22 800
-
-
withholding
70
5 016
-
-
total
70
5 016
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
10 977
10 716
10 995
11 217
After tax
17 523
17 784
17 505
17 283
Living cost
15 671
15 671
15 671
15 671
Free-cash
1 852
2 113
1 834
1 612

Estimated living cost  is ₴15671 per week

₴10651
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1457
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴235
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.
₴3328
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
₴2294
₴2085
₴2085
₴2978
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
-
-
-
28 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 482
income
-
-
-
6 277
total
-
-
-
8 759
Employee
24 245
-
28 500
-
social contributions
2 014
-
2 482
-
income
4 575
-
6 277
-
total
6 589
-
8 759
-
Employer
24 245
-
28 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 255
28 500
-
-
income
532
3 563
-
-
total
532
3 563
-
-
Dividends
3 723
24 937
-
-
withholding
745
4 987
-
-
total
745
4 987
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
7 866
8 550
8 759
8 759
After tax
20 634
19 950
19 741
19 741
Living cost
17 656
17 656
17 656
17 656
Free-cash
2 978
2 294
2 085
2 085

Estimated living cost  is ₴17656 per week

₴13433
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1439
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2616
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
₴2126
₴375
₴1732
₴508
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
-
-
-
28 500
regional
-
-
-
310
social contributions
-
-
-
7 330
municipal
-
-
-
169
national
-
-
-
5 880
total
-
-
-
13 689
Employee
27 547
-
28 500
-
regional
260
-
271
-
municipal
146
-
151
-
social contributions
9 289
-
9 610
-
national
4 773
-
5 014
-
total
14 468
-
15 046
-
Employer
27 547
-
28 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
953
28 500
-
-
nationa
229
6 840
-
-
municipal
37
1 112
-
-
total
266
7 952
-
-
Dividends
688
20 548
-
-
withholding
179
5 343
-
-
total
179
5 343
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
14 913
13 295
15 046
13 689
After tax
13 587
15 205
13 454
14 811
Living cost
13 079
13 079
13 079
13 079
Free-cash
508
2 126
375
1 732

Estimated living cost  is ₴13079 per week

₴9117
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴858
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴201
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2903
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
₴6632
₴4992
₴6342
₴5944
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
-
-
-
28 500
regional
-
-
-
430
social contributions
-
-
-
7 330
municipal
-
-
-
169
national
-
-
-
5 880
total
-
-
-
13 809
Employee
17 193
-
28 500
-
regional
231
-
384
-
municipal
91
-
151
-
social contributions
5 798
-
9 610
-
national
2 724
-
5 014
-
total
8 844
-
15 159
-
Employer
17 193
-
28 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 307
28 500
-
-
nationa
2 713
6 840
-
-
municipal
562
1 416
-
-
total
3 275
8 256
-
-
Dividends
8 031
20Q