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
₴11459
₴14031
₴12258
₴15199
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
-
-
-
320
total
-
-
-
6 590
Employee
11 178
-
24 675
-
social contributions
726
-
1 604
-
income
-
-
362
-
total
726
-
1 966
-
Employer
11 178
-
24 675
-
social contributions
1 733
-
3 825
-
total
1 733
-
3 825
-
Corporate
15 590
28 500
-
-
income
1 559
2 850
-
-
total
1 559
2 850
-
-
Dividends
14 031
25 650
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
4 018
2 850
5 791
6 590
After tax
24 482
25 650
22 709
21 910
Living cost
10 451
10 451
10 451
10 451
Free-cash
14 031
15 199
12 258
11 459

Estimated living cost  is ₴10451 per week

₴6758
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴788
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.
₴2709
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
₴4092
₴4855
-₴1513
₴5026
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 132
health
-
-
-
2 180
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
114
pensions
-
-
-
5 272
income
-
-
-
3 618
total
-
-
-
13 316
Employee
15 198
13 856
22 131
-
unemployment
456
416
664
-
other
152
139
221
-
income
1 354
1 022
3 341
-
pensions
1 556
1 419
2 266
-
health
588
536
856
-
total
4 106
3 532
7 348
-
Employer
15 198
13 856
22 131
-
pensions
1 907
1 739
2 778
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
456
416
664
-
other
722
658
1 051
-
health
575
524
837
-
accident
197
180
288
-
unemployment
456
416
664
-
chamber of commerce
61
55
88
-
total
4 374
3 988
6 370
-
Corporate
8 928
10 657
20 811
-
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.

2 232
2 664
5 203
-
total
2 232
2 664
5 203
-
Dividends
6 696
7 992
-
-
withholding
1 841
2 198
-
-
total
1 841
2 198
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 553
12 382
18 921
13 316
After tax
15 947
16 118
9 579
15 184
Living cost
11 092
11 092
11 092
11 092
Free-cash
4 855
5 026
-1 513
4 092

Estimated living cost  is ₴11092 per week

₴6654
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1133
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.
₴3108
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
₴2864
₴3294
-₴2683
₴3829
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
surtax
-
-
-
69
unemployment
-
-
-
2 132
health
-
-
-
2 180
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
114
pensions
-
-
-
5 272
income
-
-
-
3 618
total
-
-
-
13 385
Employee
17 376
13 856
22 078
-
unemployment
521
416
662
-
other
174
139
221
-
income
1 978
1 022
3 325
-
pensions
1 779
1 419
2 260
-
health
672
536
854
-
total
5 124
3 532
7 322
-
Employer
17 376
13 856
22 078
-
pensions
2 181
1 739
2 770
-
surtax
69
69
69
-
payroll
521
416
662
-
other
825
658
1 048
-
health
656
524
835
-
accident
226
180
287
-
unemployment
521
416
662
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
88
-
total
5 068
4 057
6 421
-
Corporate
6 056
10 588
20 758
-
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.

1 514
2 647
5 189
-
total
1 514
2 647
5 189
-
Dividends
4 542
7 941
-
-
withholding
1 249
2 184
-
-
total
1 249
2 184
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 955
12 420
18 932
13 385
After tax
15 545
16 080
9 568
15 115
Living cost
12 251
12 251
12 251
12 251
Free-cash
3 294
3 829
-2 683
2 864

Estimated living cost  is ₴12251 per week

₴8171
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1045
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.
₴2834
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
₴1359
-₴3608
-₴1190
₴3330
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
national
-
-
-
8 894
communal

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

-
-
-
1 463
social contributions
-
-
-
4 107
total
-
-
-
14 464
Employee

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

24 870
-
22 075
-
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.

216
-
192
-
national
7 646
-
6 552
-
communal

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

1 297
-
1 151
-
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.

1 865
-
1 655
-
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.

1 168
-
1 038
-
total
12 192
-
10 588
-
Employer

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

24 870
-
22 075
-
surtax
2 820
-
2 503
-
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.

2 204
-
1 956
-
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.

1 529
-
1 357
-
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.

323
-
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.

363
-
322
-
total
7 239
-
6 425
-
Corporate
-
28 500
-
-
income
-
5 700
-
-
surtax
-
114
-
-
total
-
5 814
-
-
Dividends
-
22 686
-
-
withholding

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

-
6 679
-
-
total
-
6 679
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
19 431
12 493
17 013
14 464
After tax
9 069
16 007
11 487
14 036
Living cost
12 677
12 677
12 677
12 677
Free-cash
-3 608
3 330
-1 190
1 359

Estimated living cost  is ₴12677 per week

₴8166
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1108
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.
₴3205
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₴14999
₴16266
₴15763
₴18386
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
-
-
-
49
health
-
-
-
1 397
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 798
income
-
-
-
4 275
total
-
-
-
7 519
Employee
7 921
-
26 117
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
134
-
income
792
-
2 612
-
pensions

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

695
-
1 067
-
health
364
-
559
-
total
1 938
-
4 372
-
Employer
7 921
-
26 117
-
pensions

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

873
-
1 338
-
health
547
-
838
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
134
-
unemployment
48
-
73
-
total
1 555
-
2 383
-
Corporate
19 025
28 500
-
-
income
1 903
2 850
-
-
total
1 903
2 850
-
-
Dividends
17 122
25 650
-
-
withholding
856
1 282
-
-
total
856
1 282
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
6 252
4 132
6 755
7 519
After tax
22 248
24 368
21 745
20 981
Living cost
5 982
5 982
5 982
5 982
Free-cash
16 266
18 386
15 763
14 999

Estimated living cost  is ₴5982 per week

₴3956
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴342
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.
₴1541
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
₴16422
₴18193
₴17186
₴19809
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
-
-
-
49
health
-
-
-
1 397
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 798
income
-
-
-
4 275
total
-
-
-
7 519
Employee
6 037
-
26 117
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
134
-
income
604
-
2 612
-
pensions

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

530
-
1 067
-
health
278
-
559
-
total
1 478
-
4 372
-
Employer
6 037
-
26 117
-
pensions

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

665
-
1 338
-
health
417
-
838
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
134
-
unemployment
36
-
73
-
total
1 184
-
2 383
-
Corporate
21 278
28 500
-
-
income
2 128
2 850
-
-
total
2 128
2 850
-
-
Dividends
19 150
25 650
-
-
withholding
958
1 282
-
-
total
958
1 282
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
5 748
4 132
6 755
7 519
After tax
22 752
24 368
21 745
20 981
Living cost
4 559
4 559
4 559
4 559
Free-cash
18 193
19 809
17 186
16 422

Estimated living cost  is ₴4559 per week

₴2662
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.
₴1451
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
₴12943
₴10955
₴12735
₴12587
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
-
-
-
726
social contributions
-
-
-
4 446
income
-
-
-
2 335
total
-
-
-
7 507
Employee
26 735
26 735
26 735
-
income
2 911
2 475
2 501
-
social contributions
1 011
2 219
2 148
-
health
207
455
440
-
total
4 129
5 149
5 089
-
Employer
26 735
26 735
26 735
-
social contributions
1 011
2 219
2 148
-
health
225
495
478
-
total
1 236
2 714
2 626
-
Corporate
15 085
-
-
-
income
1 886
-
-
-
total
1 886
-
-
-
Dividends
13 200
-
-
-
withholding
2 244
-
-
-
total
2 244
-
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
9 495
7 863
7 715
7 507
After tax
19 005
20 637
20 785
20 993
Living cost
8 050
8 050
8 050
8 050
Free-cash
10 955
12 587
12 735
12 943

Estimated living cost  is ₴8050 per week

₴4824
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴790
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴178
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.
₴2258
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
₴9716
₴8179
₴9508
₴9360
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
-
-
-
726
social contributions
-
-
-
4 446
income
-
-
-
2 335
total
-
-
-
7 507
Employee
26 735
26 735
26 735
-
income
2 807
2 475
2 501
-
social contributions
1 299
2 219
2 148
-
health
266
455
440
-
total
4 372
5 149
5 089
-
Employer
26 735
26 735
26 735
-
social contributions
1 299
2 219
2 148
-
health
290
495
478
-
total
1 589
2 714
2 626
-
Corporate
11 262
-
-
-
income
1 408
-
-
-
total
1 408
-
-
-
Dividends
9 854
-
-
-
withholding
1 675
-
-
-
total
1 675
-
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
9 044
7 863
7 715
7 507
After tax
19 456
20 637
20 785
20 993
Living cost
11 277
11 277
11 277
11 277
Free-cash
8 179
9 360
9 508
9 716

Estimated living cost  is ₴11277 per week

₴7709
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴881
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.
₴2498
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
₴5839
₴8714
₴6423
₴11581
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
-
-
-
3 848
social contributions
-
-
-
8 322
income
-
-
-
2 450
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
14 620
Employee
11 826
-
21 269
-
income
1 419
-
2 552
-
social contributions
769
-
1 382
-
health
1 596
-
2 871
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 784
-
6 805
-
Employer
11 826
-
21 269
-
social contributions
2 956
-
5 317
-
health
1 064
-
1 914
-
total
4 020
-
7 231
-
Corporate
12 654
28 500
-
-
income
2 404
5 415
-
-
total
2 404
5 415
-
-
Dividends
10 249
23 085
-
-
withholding
1 537
3 463
-
-
total
1 537
3 463
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
11 745
8 878
14 036
14 620
After tax
16 755
19 622
14 464
13 880
Living cost
8 041
8 041
8 041
8 041
Free-cash
8 714
11 581
6 423
5 839

Estimated living cost  is ₴8041 per week

₴5586
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴572
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.
₴1726
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
₴3971
₴6179
₴4555
₴9713
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
-
-
-
3 848
social contributions
-
-
-
8 322
income
-
-
-
2 450
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
14 620
Employee
14 572
-
21 269
-
income
1 749
-
2 552
-
social contributions
947
-
1 382
-
health
1 967
-
2 871
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 663
-
6 805
-
Employer
14 572
-
21 269
-
social contributions
3 643
-
5 317
-
health
1 311
-
1 914
-
total
4 954
-
7 231
-
Corporate
8 973
28 500
-
-
income
1 705
5 415
-
-
total
1 705
5 415
-
-
Dividends
7 268
23 085
-
-
withholding
1 090
3 463
-
-
total
1 090
3 463
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 412
8 878
14 036
14 620
After tax
16 088
19 622
14 464
13 880
Living cost
9 909
9 909
9 909
9 909
Free-cash
6 179
9 713
4 555
3 971

Estimated living cost  is ₴9909 per week

₴7369
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴549
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴171
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.
₴1820
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
₴1164
-₴47459
-₴47459
-₴47459
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
national
-
-
-
2 926
pensions
-
-
-
302
municipal
-
-
-
5 062
labour market
-
-
-
2 256
total
-
-
-
10 546
Employee
70 867
70 867
70 867
-
municipal
15 091
15 091
15 091
-
national
8 658
8 658
8 658
-
pensions
101
101
101
-
labour market
5 661
5 661
5 661
-
total
29 511
29 511
29 511
-
Employer
70 867
70 867
70 867
-
pensions
201
201
201
-
labour market
5 669
5 669
5 669
-
municipal
15 115
15 115
15 115
-
national
8 673
8 673
8 673
-
total
29 658
29 658
29 658
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
59 169
59 169
59 169
10 546
After tax
-30 669
-30 669
-30 669
17 954
Living cost
16 790
16 790
16 790
16 790
Free-cash
-47 459
-47 459
-47 459
1 164

Estimated living cost  is ₴16790 per week

₴11491
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1485
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴258
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.
₴3555
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
₴6878
₴12242
₴8029
₴14402
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
9 863
-
21 301
-
unemployment
158
-
341
-
income
1 110
-
4 107
-
pensions
197
-
426
-
total
1 465
-
4 874
-
Employer
9 863
-
21 301
-
pensions
1 973
-
4 260
-
health
1 282
-
2 769
-
unemployment
79
-
170
-
total
3 334
-
7 199
-
Corporate
15 303
28 500
-
-
income
3 061
5 700
-
-
total
3 061
5 700
-
-
Dividends
12 242
22 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
7 860
5 700
12 073
13 224
After tax
20 640
22 800
16 427
15 276
Living cost
8 398
8 398
8 398
8 398
Free-cash
12 242
14 402
8 029
6 878

Estimated living cost  is ₴8398 per week

₴5760
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴500
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.
₴1969
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
₴7572
₴4676
₴3406
₴6045
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
national
-
-
-
2 209
health
-
-
-
294
municipal
-
-
-
5 077
total
-
-
-
7 580
Employee
18 292
-
23 976
-
unemployment
274
-
360
-
municipal
2 996
-
3 919
-
national
302
-
1 100
-
pensions
1 234
-
1 618
-
health
137
-
224
-
total
4 943
-
7 221
-
Employer
18 292
-
23 976
-
pensions
3 174
-
4 160
-
health
141
-
185
-
accident
18
-
24
-
unemployment
119
-
156
-
total
3 452
-
4 525
-
Corporate
6 756
28 500
-
-
income
1 351
5 700
-
-
total
1 351
5 700
-
-
Dividends

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

4 054
17 100
-
-
municipal
730
3 078
-
-
national
-
329
-
-
total
730
3 407
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
10 476
9 107
11 746
7 580
After tax
18 024
19 393
16 754
20 920
Living cost
13 348
13 348
13 348
13 348
Free-cash
4 676
6 045
3 406
7 572

Estimated living cost  is ₴13348 per week

₴8719
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.
₴212
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.
₴3133
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
₴5830
₴5578
₴6040
₴3646
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
246
pensions
-
-
-
8 203
social contributions
-
-
-
812
income
-
-
-
1 809
other
-
-
-
883
total
-
-
-
11 953
Employee
13 283
-
21 717
-
income
685
-
1 885
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
379
-
619
-
pensions
1 502
-
2 456
-
total
2 566
-
4 960
-
Employer
13 283
-
21 717
-
pensions
2 183
-
3 568
-
social contributions
40
-
65
-
other
459
-
750
-
health
930
-
1 520
-
unemployment
538
-
880
-
total
4 150
-
6 783
-
Corporate
11 069
28 500
-
-
income
3 099
7 980
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 099
7 980
-
-
Dividends
7 970
20 520
-
-
withholding
1 020
2 627
-
-
social contributions
1 370
3 530
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 390
6 157
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 205
14 137
11 743
11 953
After tax
16 295
14 363
16 757
16 547
Living cost
10 717
10 717
10 717
10 717
Free-cash
5 578
3 646
6 040
5 830

Estimated living cost  is ₴10717 per week

₴6215
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1089
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.
₴3210
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
₴4652
₴4524
₴4862
₴2468
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
246
pensions
-
-
-
8 203
social contributions
-
-
-
812
income
-
-
-
1 809
other
-
-
-
883
total
-
-
-
11 953
Employee
14 880
-
21 717
-
income
878
-
1 885
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
424
-
619
-
pensions
1 682
-
2 456
-
total
2 984
-
4 960
-
Employer
14 880
-
21 717
-
pensions
2 445
-
3 568
-
social contributions
45
-
65
-
other
513
-
750
-
health
1 042
-
1 520
-
unemployment
602
-
880
-
total
4 647
-
6 783
-
Corporate
8 973
28 500
-
-
income
2 512
7 980
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 512
7 980
-
-
Dividends
6 460
20 520
-
-
withholding
827
2 627
-
-
social contributions
1 111
3 530
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 938
6 157
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 081
14 137
11 743
11 953
After tax
16 419
14 363
16 757
16 547
Living cost
11 895
11 895
11 895
11 895
Free-cash
4 524
2 468
4 862
4 652

Estimated living cost  is ₴11895 per week

₴7501
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴967
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.
₴3226
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
-₴246
-₴77
-₴36
-₴2430
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
246
pensions
-
-
-
8 203
social contributions
-
-
-
812
income
-
-
-
1 809
other
-
-
-
883
total
-
-
-
11 953
Employee
21 776
-
21 717
-
income
1 900
-
1 885
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
620
-
619
-
pensions
2 463
-
2 456
-
total
4 983
-
4 960
-
Employer
21 776
-
21 717
-
pensions
3 578
-
3 568
-
social contributions
65
-
65
-
other
752
-
750
-
health
1 524
-
1 520
-
unemployment
882
-
880
-
total
6 801
-
6 783
-
Corporate
-
28 500
-
-
income
-
7 980
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 980
-
-
Dividends
-
20 520
-
-
withholding
-
2 627
-
-
social contributions
-
3 530
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 157
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
11 784
14 137
11 743
11 953
After tax
16 716
14 363
16 757
16 547
Living cost
16 793
16 793
16 793
16 793
Free-cash
-77
-2 430
-36
-246

Estimated living cost  is ₴16793 per week

₴11365
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1374
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.
₴3824
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
₴25988
₴24430
₴20573
₴24848
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
2 784
-
28 500
-
income
557
-
5 700
-
total
557
-
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%.

25 716
28 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
25 716
28 500
-
-
withholding
1 286
1 425
-
-
total
1 286
1 425
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
1 843
1 425
5 700
285
After tax
26 657
27 075
22 800
28 215
Living cost
2 227
2 227
2 227
2 227
Free-cash
24 430
24 848
20 573
25 988

Estimated living cost  is ₴2227 per week

₴1380
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴185
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴61
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴601
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
₴24744
₴22953
₴19329
₴23604
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
4 339
-
28 500
-
income
868
-
5 700
-
total
868
-
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%.

24 161
28 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
24 161
28 500
-
-
withholding
1 208
1 425
-
-
total
1 208
1 425
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
2 076
1 425
5 700
285
After tax
26 424
27 075
22 800
28 215
Living cost
3 471
3 471
3 471
3 471
Free-cash
22 953
23 604
19 329
24 744

Estimated living cost  is ₴3471 per week

₴2349
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.
₴116
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.
₴860
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
₴5738
₴5846
₴7508
₴1299
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
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.

-
-
-
271
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.

-
-
-
2 375
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.

-
-
-
4 923
trade
-
-
-
1 770
total
-
-
-
9 339
Employee

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

17 299
-
28 500
-
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.

1 423
-
4 923
-
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
-
271
-
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.

2 375
-
2 375
-
total
3 877
-
7 569
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 201
28 500
-
-
trade
1 607
4 090
-
-
income
1 680
4 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
69
94
-
-
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.

92
235
-
-
total
3 448
8 694
-
-
Dividends
7 752
19 806
-
-
withholding
1 806
4 819
-
-
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.

100
265
-
-
total
1 906
5 084
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
9 231
13 778
7 569
9 339
After tax
19 269
14 722
20 931
19 161
Living cost
13 423
13 423
13 423
13 423
Free-cash
5 846
1 299
7 508
5 738

Estimated living cost  is ₴13423 per week

₴9260
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1444
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.
₴2524
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
₴8457
₴7744
₴10400
₴3897
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
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.

-
-
-
271
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.

-
-
-
2 375
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.

-
-
-
4 923
trade
-
-
-
1 943
total
-
-
-
9 512
Employee

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

13 298
-
28 500
-
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.

371
-
4 923
-
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
-
271
-
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.

2 375
-
2 375
-
total
2 766
-
7 569
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
15 202
28 500
-
-
trade
2 394
4 489
-
-
income
2 280
4 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
75
94
-
-
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
235
-
-
total
4 874
9 093
-
-
Dividends
10 327
19 408
-
-
withholding
2 450
4 720
-
-
surtax

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

135
259
-
-
total
2 585
4 979
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
10 225
14 072
7 569
9 512
After tax
18 275
14 428
20 931
18 988
Living cost
10 531
10 531
10 531
10 531
Free-cash
7 744
3 897
10 400
8 457

Estimated living cost  is ₴10531 per week

₴6624
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1228
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.
₴2482
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₴5244
₴5509
₴7273
₴624
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
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.

-
-
-
271
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.

-
-
-
2 375
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.

-
-
-
4 923
trade
-
-
-
2 029
total
-
-
-
9 598
Employee

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

17 632
-
28 500
-
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.

1 515
-
4 923
-
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
-
271
-
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.

2 375
-
2 375
-
total
3 973
-
7 569
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
10 868
28 500
-
-
trade
1 788
4 688
-
-
income
1 630
4 275
-
-
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.

90
235
-
-
total
3 576
9 291
-
-
Dividends
7 292
19 209
-
-
withholding
1 691
4 670
-
-
surtax

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

93
257
-
-
total
1 784
4 927
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
9 333
14 218
7 569
9 598
After tax
19 167
14 282
20 931
18 902
Living cost
13 658
13 658
13 658
13 658
Free-cash
5 509
624
7 273
5 244

Estimated living cost  is ₴13658 per week

₴9135
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1440
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.
₴2879
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
₴2888
₴3846
₴5003
-₴1794
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
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.

-
-
-
271
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.

-
-
-
2 375
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.

-
-
-
4 923
trade
-
-
-
2 115
total
-
-
-
9 684
Employee

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

20 895
-
28 500
-
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.

2 457
-
4 923
-
surtax

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

135
-
271
-
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.

2 375
-
2 375
-
total
4 967
-
7 569
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 605
28 500
-
-
trade
1 304
4 888
-
-
income
1 141
4 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
63
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.

63
235
-
-
total
2 571
9 491
-
-
Dividends
5 034
19 010
-
-
withholding
1 126
4 621
-
-
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.

62
254
-
-
total
1 188
4 875
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
8 726
14 366
7 569
9 684
After tax
19 774
14 134
20 931
18 816
Living cost
15 928
15 928
15 928
15 928
Free-cash
3 846
-1 794
5 003
2 888

Estimated living cost  is ₴15928 per week

₴11633
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1274
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴207
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.
₴2814
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
₴7496
₴9012
₴6948
₴10117
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
surtax
-
-
-
505
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 024
pensions
-
-
-
5 700
income
-
-
-
4 887
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 195
Employee
11 709
-
23 544
-
unemployment
815
-
1 639
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 963
-
4 535
-
surtax
42
-
443
-
pensions
781
-
1 570
-
health
299
-
600
-
total
3 900
-
8 787
-
Employer
11 709
-
23 544
-
pensions
1 561
-
3 139
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
532
-
1 071
-
unemployment
371
-
746
-
total
2 464
-
4 956
-
Corporate
14 326
28 500
-
-
income
3 725
7 410
-
-
total
3 725
7 410
-
-
Dividends
10 602
21 090
-
-
withholding
1 590
3 164
-
-
total
1 590
3 164
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
11 679
10 574
13 743
13 195
After tax
16 821
17 926
14 757
15 305
Living cost
7 809
7 809
7 809
7 809
Free-cash
9 012
10 117
6 948
7 496

Estimated living cost  is ₴7809 per week

₴4715
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴679
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.
₴2235
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
₴7633
₴9173
₴7085
₴10254
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
surtax
-
-
-
505
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 024
pensions
-
-
-
5 700
income
-
-
-
4 887
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 195
Employee
11 498
-
23 544
-
unemployment
800
-
1 639
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 927
-
4 535
-
surtax
38
-
443
-
pensions
767
-
1 570
-
health
294
-
600
-
total
3 826
-
8 787
-
Employer
11 498
-
23 544
-
pensions
1 533
-
3 139
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
523
-
1 071
-
unemployment
364
-
746
-
total
2 420
-
4 956
-
Corporate
14 582
28 500
-
-
income
3 791
7 410
-
-
total
3 791
7 410
-
-
Dividends
10 791
21 090
-
-
withholding
1 618
3 164
-
-
total
1 618
3 164
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
11 655
10 574
13 743
13 195
After tax
16 845
17 926
14 757
15 305
Living cost
7 672
7 672
7 672
7 672
Free-cash
9 173
10 254
7 085
7 633

Estimated living cost  is ₴7672 per week

₴4691
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴708
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.
₴2096
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
₴12791
₴9282
₴9568
₴9139
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
-
-
-
427
health
-
-
-
1 995
pensions
-
-
-
2 850
income
-
-
-
3 484
total
-
-
-
8 756
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.

10 037
3 994
23 849
-
unemployment
151
60
358
-
income
1 227
488
2 916
-
pensions
1 004
399
2 385
-
health
703
280
1 669
-
total
3 085
1 227
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.

10 037
3 994
23 849
-
pensions
1 957
779
4 651
-
total
1 957
779
4 651
-
Corporate
16 506
23 727
-
-
income
1 486
2 135
-
-
total
1 486
2 135
-
-
Dividends
15 021
21 591
-
-
withholding
2 854
4 102
-
-
social contributions
2 883
4 165
-
-
total
5 737
8 267
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
12 265
12 408
11 979
8 756
After tax
16 235
16 092
16 521
19 744
Living cost
6 953
6 953
6 953
6 953
Free-cash
9 282
9 139
9 568
12 791

Estimated living cost  is ₴6953 per week

₴4745
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴569
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.
₴1500
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
₴562
₴110
₴785
₴994
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
national
-
-
-
4 511
pensions
-
-
-
3 420
social contributions
-
-
-
306
municipal
-
-
-
2 911
total
-
-
-
11 148
Employee
26 027
-
24 638
-
municipal
3 215
-
3 021
-
national
4 982
-
4 682
-
pensions
1 041
-
986
-
total
9 238
-
8 689
-
Employer
26 027
-
24 638
-
pensions
2 082
-
1 971
-
social contributions
280
-
265
-
total
2 362
-
2 236
-
Corporate
-
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%.

-
5 700
-
-
total
-
5 700
-
-
Dividends
-
22 800
-
-
withholding
-
5 016
-
-
total
-
5 016
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
11 600
10 716
10 925
11 148
After tax
16 900
17 784
17 575
17 352
Living cost
16 790
16 790
16 790
16 790
Free-cash
110
994
785
562

Estimated living cost  is ₴16790 per week

₴11412
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1561
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴251
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.
₴3566
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
₴638
₴912
₴638
₴145
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
-
-
-
2 403
income
-
-
-
5 653
total
-
-
-
8 056
Employee
27 197
-
28 500
-
social contributions
2 259
-
2 403
-
income
5 132
-
5 653
-
total
7 391
-
8 056
-
Employer
27 197
-
28 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
1 303
28 500
-
-
income
163
3 562
-
-
total
163
3 562
-
-
Dividends
1 140
24 938
-
-
withholding
228
4 987
-
-
total
228
4 987
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
7 782
8 549
8 056
8 056
After tax
20 718
19 951
20 444
20 444
Living cost
19 806
19 806
19 806
19 806
Free-cash
912
145
638
638

Estimated living cost  is ₴19806 per week

₴15068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1614
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.
₴2935
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
₴410
-₴2400
-₴948
₴535
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
national
-
-
-
5 616
regional
-
-
-
303
social contributions
-
-
-
7 330
municipal
-
-
-
170
total
-
-
-
13 419
Employee
30 900
-
28 500
-
municipal
164
-
151
-
national
5 354
-
4 751
-
social contributions
10 419
-
9 610
-
regional
292
-
265
-
total
16 229
-
14 777
-
Employer
30 900
-
28 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
28 500
-
-
nationa
-
6 840
-
-
municipal
-
1 112
-
-
total
-
7 952
-
-
Dividends
-
20 548
-
-
withholding
-
5 342
-
-
total
-
5 342
-
-
Income
28 500
28 500
28 500
28 500
Total tax
16 229
13 294
14 777
13 419
After tax
12 271
15 206
13 723
15 081
Living cost
14 671
14 671
14 671
14 671
Free-cash
-2 400
535
-948
410

Estimated living cost  is ₴14671 per week

₴10227
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴962
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴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.
₴3257
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
₴5588
₴4841
₴4238
₴5614
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
national
-
-
-
5 616
regional
-
-
-
430
social contributions
-
-
-
7 330
municipal
-
-
-
170
total
-
-
-
13 546
Employee
19 286
-
28 500
-
municipal
102
-
151
-
national
3 056
-
4 751
-
social contributions
6 504
-
9 610
-
regional
260
-
384
-
total
9 922
-
14 896
-
Employer
19 286
-
28 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 214
28 500
-
-
nationa
2 211
6 840
-
-
municipal
458
1 417
-
-
total
2 669
8 257
-
-
Dividends