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
₴ 30500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴18130
₴14785
₴13974
₴17088
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
6 710
income
-
-
-
496
total
-
-
-
7 206
Employee
9 968
-
26 407
-
social contributions
648
-
1 716
-
income
-
-
586
-
total
648
-
2 302
-
Employer
9 968
-
26 407
-
social contributions
1 545
-
4 093
-
total
1 545
-
4 093
-
Corporate
18 987
30 500
-
-
income
1 899
3 050
-
-
total
1 899
3 050
-
-
Dividends
17 088
27 450
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
4 092
3 050
6 395
7 206
After tax
26 408
27 450
24 105
23 294
Living cost
9 320
9 320
9 320
9 320
Free-cash
17 088
18 130
14 785
13 974

Estimated living cost  is ₴9320 per week

₴6026
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴703
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2416
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Graz , Austria
₴7246
-₴564
₴5653
₴7094
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
-
-
-
30 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
122
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
2 334
pensions
-
-
-
5 643
income
-
-
-
4 954
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
14 955
Employee
13 553
12 356
23 683
-
health
524
478
917
-
pensions
1 388
1 265
2 425
-
other
135
124
237
-
unemployment
407
371
711
-
income
1 207
911
4 438
-
total
3 661
3 149
8 728
-
Employer
13 553
12 356
23 683
-
pensions
1 701
1 551
2 972
-
accident
176
161
308
-
unemployment
407
371
711
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
407
371
711
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
95
-
health
512
467
895
-
other
644
587
1 125
-
total
3 901
3 557
6 817
-
Corporate
13 046
14 588
22 507
-
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.

3 261
3 647
5 627
-
total
3 261
3 647
5 627
-
Dividends
9 785
10 941
-
-
withholding
2 691
3 009
-
-
total
2 691
3 009
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 514
13 362
21 172
14 955
After tax
16 986
17 138
9 328
15 545
Living cost
9 892
9 892
9 892
9 892
Free-cash
7 094
7 246
-564
5 653

Estimated living cost  is ₴9892 per week

₴5934
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1010
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2771
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Vienna , Austria
₴6180
-₴1606
₴4559
₴5701
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
-
-
-
30 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
122
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
2 334
pensions
-
-
-
5 643
income
-
-
-
4 954
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
15 016
Employee
15 495
12 356
23 636
-
health
600
478
915
-
pensions
1 587
1 265
2 420
-
other
155
124
237
-
unemployment
465
371
709
-
income
1 764
911
4 422
-
total
4 571
3 149
8 703
-
Employer
15 495
12 356
23 636
-
pensions
1 945
1 551
2 966
-
accident
201
161
307
-
unemployment
465
371
709
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
709
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
95
-
health
585
467
893
-
other
736
587
1 123
-
total
4 520
3 618
6 863
-
Corporate
10 485
14 527
22 460
-
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.

2 621
3 632
5 615
-
total
2 621
3 632
5 615
-
Dividends
7 864
10 895
-
-
withholding
2 162
2 996
-
-
total
2 162
2 996
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 874
13 395
21 181
15 016
After tax
16 626
17 105
9 319
15 484
Living cost
10 925
10 925
10 925
10 925
Free-cash
5 701
6 180
-1 606
4 559

Estimated living cost  is ₴10925 per week

₴7287
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴932
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴179
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2527
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Brussels , Belgium
₴5802
₴617
₴3082
₴1152
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 731
communal

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

-
-
-
1 546
national
-
-
-
9 836
total
-
-
-
16 113
Employee

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

22 178
-
23 622
-
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
-
1 110
-
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
-
1 772
-
communal

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

1 157
-
1 232
-
national
6 819
-
7 383
-
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
-
205
-
total
10 874
-
11 702
-
Employer

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

22 178
-
23 622
-
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
-
307
-
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
-
345
-
surtax
2 515
-
2 678
-
health

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

1 364
-
1 453
-
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
-
2 093
-
total
6 456
-
6 876
-
Corporate
1 866
30 500
-
-
surtax
8
122
-
-
income
373
6 100
-
-
total
381
6 222
-
-
Dividends
1 485
24 278
-
-
withholding

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

332
7 171
-
-
total
332
7 171
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
18 043
13 393
18 578
16 113
After tax
12 457
17 107
11 922
14 387
Living cost
11 305
11 305
11 305
11 305
Free-cash
1 152
5 802
617
3 082

Estimated living cost  is ₴11305 per week

₴7282
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴988
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2858
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₴20748
₴18641
₴17705
₴18858
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
-
-
-
30 500
unemployment
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 245
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
4 575
total
-
-
-
7 465
Employee
7 058
-
28 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
health
325
-
498
-
pensions

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

620
-
950
-
income
706
-
2 838
-
total
1 729
-
4 405
-
Employer
7 058
-
28 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
unemployment
42
-
65
-
health
487
-
747
-
pensions

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

778
-
1 193
-
total
1 385
-
2 124
-
Corporate
22 057
30 500
-
-
income
2 206
3 050
-
-
total
2 206
3 050
-
-
Dividends
19 851
27 450
-
-
withholding
992
1 372
-
-
total
992
1 372
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
6 312
4 422
6 529
7 465
After tax
24 188
26 078
23 971
23 035
Living cost
5 330
5 330
5 330
5 330
Free-cash
18 858
20 748
18 641
17 705

Estimated living cost  is ₴5330 per week

₴3525
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴305
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴127
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1373
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₴22015
₴19908
₴18972
₴20577
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
-
-
-
30 500
unemployment
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 245
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
4 575
total
-
-
-
7 465
Employee
5 380
-
28 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
health
247
-
498
-
pensions

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

472
-
950
-
income
538
-
2 838
-
total
1 316
-
4 405
-
Employer
5 380
-
28 376
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
unemployment
32
-
65
-
health
371
-
747
-
pensions

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

593
-
1 193
-
total
1 055
-
2 124
-
Corporate
24 065
30 500
-
-
income
2 406
3 050
-
-
total
2 406
3 050
-
-
Dividends
21 658
27 450
-
-
withholding
1 083
1 372
-
-
total
1 083
1 372
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
5 860
4 422
6 529
7 465
After tax
24 640
26 078
23 971
23 035
Living cost
4 063
4 063
4 063
4 063
Free-cash
20 577
22 015
19 908
18 972

Estimated living cost  is ₴4063 per week

₴2372
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴290
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴108
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1293
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₴15149
₴14496
₴14527
₴13463
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 758
health
-
-
-
778
income
-
-
-
3 258
total
-
-
-
8 794
Employee
23 842
23 842
27 689
-
health
185
405
471
-
social contributions
901
1 979
2 298
-
income
2 596
2 207
3 246
-
total
3 682
4 591
6 015
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
27 689
-
social contributions
901
1 979
2 298
-
health
201
441
512
-
total
1 102
2 420
2 810
-
Corporate
18 537
4 238
-
-
income
2 317
530
-
-
total
2 317
530
-
-
Dividends
16 220
3 709
-
-
withholding
2 757
631
-
-
total
2 757
631
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
9 858
8 172
8 825
8 794
After tax
20 642
22 328
21 675
21 706
Living cost
7 179
7 179
7 179
7 179
Free-cash
13 463
15 149
14 496
14 527

Estimated living cost  is ₴7179 per week

₴4302
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴704
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴159
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2013
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₴12271
₴11618
₴11649
₴10985
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 758
health
-
-
-
778
income
-
-
-
3 258
total
-
-
-
8 794
Employee
23 842
23 842
27 689
-
health
237
405
471
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
2 298
-
income
2 504
2 207
3 246
-
total
3 900
4 591
6 015
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
27 689
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
2 298
-
health
258
441
512
-
total
1 417
2 420
2 810
-
Corporate
15 127
4 238
-
-
income
1 891
530
-
-
total
1 891
530
-
-
Dividends
13 236
3 709
-
-
withholding
2 250
631
-
-
total
2 250
631
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
9 458
8 172
8 825
8 794
After tax
21 042
22 328
21 675
21 706
Living cost
10 057
10 057
10 057
10 057
Free-cash
10 985
12 271
11 618
11 649

Estimated living cost  is ₴10057 per week

₴6875
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴785
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2228
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₴13703
₴8182
₴7559
₴11101
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
8 906
health
-
-
-
4 118
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 621
total
-
-
-
15 645
Employee
10 729
-
22 761
-
health
1 448
-
3 073
-
social contributions
697
-
1 479
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 288
-
2 731
-
total
3 433
-
7 283
-
Employer
10 729
-
22 761
-
social contributions
2 682
-
5 690
-
health
966
-
2 049
-
total
3 648
-
7 739
-
Corporate
16 123
30 500
-
-
income
3 063
5 795
-
-
total
3 063
5 795
-
-
Dividends
13 060
24 705
-
-
withholding
1 959
3 706
-
-
total
1 959
3 706
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 103
9 501
15 022
15 645
After tax
18 397
20 999
15 478
14 855
Living cost
7 296
7 296
7 296
7 296
Free-cash
11 101
13 703
8 182
7 559

Estimated living cost  is ₴7296 per week

₴5068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴519
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴143
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1566
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
₴12009
₴6488
₴5865
₴8802
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
8 906
health
-
-
-
4 118
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 621
total
-
-
-
15 645
Employee
13 221
-
22 761
-
health
1 785
-
3 073
-
social contributions
859
-
1 479
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 587
-
2 731
-
total
4 231
-
7 283
-
Employer
13 221
-
22 761
-
social contributions
3 305
-
5 690
-
health
1 190
-
2 049
-
total
4 495
-
7 739
-
Corporate
12 784
30 500
-
-
income
2 429
5 795
-
-
total
2 429
5 795
-
-
Dividends
10 355
24 705
-
-
withholding
1 553
3 706
-
-
total
1 553
3 706
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 708
9 501
15 022
15 645
After tax
17 792
20 999
15 478
14 855
Living cost
8 990
8 990
8 990
8 990
Free-cash
8 802
12 009
6 488
5 865

Estimated living cost  is ₴8990 per week

₴6686
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴156
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1651
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
-₴37235
-₴37235
₴3982
-₴37235
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
-
-
-
30 500
labour market
-
-
-
2 418
municipal
-
-
-
5 633
pensions
-
-
-
269
national
-
-
-
3 226
total
-
-
-
11 546
Employee
63 195
63 195
63 195
-
municipal
13 457
13 457
13 457
-
pensions
90
90
90
-
national
7 720
7 720
7 720
-
labour market
5 048
5 048
5 048
-
total
26 315
26 315
26 315
-
Employer
63 195
63 195
63 195
-
labour market
5 056
5 056
5 056
-
national
7 734
7 734
7 734
-
municipal
13 478
13 478
13 478
-
pensions
180
180
180
-
total
26 448
26 448
26 448
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
52 763
52 763
52 763
11 546
After tax
-22 263
-22 263
-22 263
18 954
Living cost
14 972
14 972
14 972
14 972
Free-cash
-37 235
-37 235
-37 235
3 982

Estimated living cost  is ₴14972 per week

₴10247
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴230
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3170
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₴16911
₴10091
₴8859
₴14985
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
-
-
-
30 500
health
-
-
-
3 965
pensions
-
-
-
6 100
income
-
-
-
4 087
total
-
-
-
14 152
Employee
8 796
-
22 795
-
pensions
176
-
456
-
unemployment
141
-
365
-
income
990
-
4 395
-
total
1 307
-
5 216
-
Employer
8 796
-
22 795
-
pensions
1 759
-
4 559
-
unemployment
71
-
182
-
health
1 143
-
2 963
-
total
2 973
-
7 704
-
Corporate
18 731
30 500
-
-
income
3 746
6 100
-
-
total
3 746
6 100
-
-
Dividends
14 985
24 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
8 026
6 100
12 920
14 152
After tax
22 474
24 400
17 580
16 348
Living cost
7 489
7 489
7 489
7 489
Free-cash
14 985
16 911
10 091
8 859

Estimated living cost  is ₴7489 per week

₴5137
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴446
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴151
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1756
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₴8414
₴5535
₴9810
₴7688
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

-
-
-
30 500
health
-
-
-
340
municipal
-
-
-
5 429
national
-
-
-
3 017
total
-
-
-
8 786
Employee
16 313
-
25 658
-
health
122
-
266
-
municipal
2 672
-
4 189
-
pensions
1 101
-
1 732
-
national
269
-
1 646
-
unemployment
245
-
385
-
total
4 409
-
8 218
-
Employer
16 313
-
25 658
-
accident
16
-
26
-
unemployment
106
-
167
-
health
125
-
198
-
pensions
2 830
-
4 452
-
total
3 077
-
4 843
-
Corporate
11 110
30 500
-
-
income
2 222
6 100
-
-
total
2 222
6 100
-
-
Dividends

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

6 666
18 300
-
-
municipal
1 200
3 294
-
-
national
-
788
-
-
total
1 200
4 082
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
10 908
10 182
13 061
8 786
After tax
19 592
20 318
17 439
21 714
Living cost
11 904
11 904
11 904
11 904
Free-cash
7 688
8 414
5 535
9 810

Estimated living cost  is ₴11904 per week

₴7776
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1145
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴189
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2794
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Marseille , France
₴5815
₴7711
₴8020
₴7535
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
869
health
-
-
-
537
pensions
-
-
-
7 737
other
-
-
-
947
income
-
-
-
2 833
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 923
Employee
11 845
-
23 241
-
income
611
-
2 685
-
social contributions
338
-
662
-
pensions
1 340
-
2 628
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 289
-
5 975
-
Employer
11 845
-
23 241
-
pensions
1 946
-
3 818
-
social contributions
35
-
69
-
unemployment
480
-
941
-
health
829
-
1 627
-
other
409
-
802
-
total
3 699
-
7 257
-
Corporate
14 956
30 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
4 188
8 540
-
-
total
4 188
8 540
-
-
Dividends
10 768
21 960
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 379
2 811
-
-
social contributions
1 853
3 777
-
-
total
3 232
6 588
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 408
15 128
13 232
12 923
After tax
17 092
15 372
17 268
17 577
Living cost
9 557
9 557
9 557
9 557
Free-cash
7 535
5 815
7 711
8 020

Estimated living cost  is ₴9557 per week

₴5543
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴971
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2862
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₴4764
₴6660
₴6969
₴6597
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
869
health
-
-
-
537
pensions
-
-
-
7 737
other
-
-
-
947
income
-
-
-
2 833
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 923
Employee
13 270
-
23 241
-
income
783
-
2 685
-
social contributions
378
-
662
-
pensions
1 500
-
2 628
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 661
-
5 975
-
Employer
13 270
-
23 241
-
pensions
2 180
-
3 818
-
social contributions
40
-
69
-
unemployment
537
-
941
-
health
929
-
1 627
-
other
458
-
802
-
total
4 144
-
7 257
-
Corporate
13 086
30 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 664
8 540
-
-
total
3 664
8 540
-
-
Dividends
9 422
21 960
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 206
2 811
-
-
social contributions
1 620
3 777
-
-
total
2 826
6 588
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 295
15 128
13 232
12 923
After tax
17 205
15 372
17 268
17 577
Living cost
10 608
10 608
10 608
10 608
Free-cash
6 597
4 764
6 660
6 969

Estimated living cost  is ₴10608 per week

₴6689
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴863
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2877
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
₴397
₴2293
₴2602
₴2530
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
869
health
-
-
-
537
pensions
-
-
-
7 737
other
-
-
-
947
income
-
-
-
2 833
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 923
Employee
19 419
-
23 241
-
income
1 694
-
2 685
-
social contributions
553
-
662
-
pensions
2 196
-
2 628
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 443
-
5 975
-
Employer
19 419
-
23 241
-
pensions
3 191
-
3 818
-
social contributions
58
-
69
-
unemployment
787
-
941
-
health
1 359
-
1 627
-
other
670
-
802
-
total
6 065
-
7 257
-
Corporate
5 016
30 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
1 404
8 540
-
-
total
1 404
8 540
-
-
Dividends
3 611
21 960
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
462
2 811
-
-
social contributions
621
3 777
-
-
total
1 083
6 588
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 995
15 128
13 232
12 923
After tax
17 505
15 372
17 268
17 577
Living cost
14 975
14 975
14 975
14 975
Free-cash
2 530
397
2 293
2 602

Estimated living cost  is ₴14975 per week

₴10135
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1225
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴205
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3410
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₴26786
₴22211
₴28006
₴26376
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%.

-
-
-
30 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
305
total
-
-
-
305
Employee
2 736
-
30 500
-
income
547
-
6 100
-
total
547
-
6 100
-
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%.

27 764
30 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
27 764
30 500
-
-
withholding
1 388
1 525
-
-
total
1 388
1 525
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
1 935
1 525
6 100
305
After tax
28 565
28 975
24 400
30 195
Living cost
2 189
2 189
2 189
2 189
Free-cash
26 376
26 786
22 211
28 006

Estimated living cost  is ₴2189 per week

₴1356
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴182
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴60
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴590
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Tbilisi , Georgia
₴25564
₴20989
₴26784
₴24924
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%.

-
-
-
30 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
305
total
-
-
-
305
Employee
4 264
-
30 500
-
income
853
-
6 100
-
total
853
-
6 100
-
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%.

26 236
30 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
26 236
30 500
-
-
withholding
1 312
1 525
-
-
total
1 312
1 525
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
2 165
1 525
6 100
305
After tax
28 335
28 975
24 400
30 195
Living cost
3 411
3 411
3 411
3 411
Free-cash
24 924
25 564
20 989
26 784

Estimated living cost  is ₴3411 per week

₴2308
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴143
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴114
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴845
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Berlin , Germany
₴3766
₴9806
₴7498
₴7823
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.

-
-
-
30 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
2 308
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.

-
-
-
6 262
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.

-
-
-
344
total
-
-
-
11 032
Employee

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

15 427
-
30 500
-
health

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

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

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

70
-
344
-
income

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

1 269
-
6 262
-
total
3 457
-
8 724
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
15 073
30 500
-
-
trade
2 163
4 377
-
-
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.

124
252
-
-
chamber of commerce
69
92
-
-
income
2 261
4 575
-
-
total
4 617
9 296
-
-
Dividends
10 455
21 204
-
-
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
285
-
-
withholding
2 496
5 183
-
-
total
2 633
5 468
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
10 707
14 764
8 724
11 032
After tax
19 793
15 736
21 776
19 468
Living cost
11 970
11 970
11 970
11 970
Free-cash
7 823
3 766
9 806
7 498

Estimated living cost  is ₴11970 per week

₴8257
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1288
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴174
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2251
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dresden , Germany
₴6031
₴12385
₴9851
₴9461
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.

-
-
-
30 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
2 534
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.

-
-
-
6 262
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.

-
-
-
344
total
-
-
-
11 258
Employee

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

11 859
-
30 500
-
health

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

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

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

18
-
344
-
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
-
6 262
-
total
2 467
-
8 724
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
18 641
30 500
-
-
trade
2 936
4 804
-
-
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.

154
252
-
-
chamber of commerce
74
91
-
-
income
2 796
4 575
-
-
total
5 960
9 722
-
-
Dividends
12 681
20 779
-
-
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.

168
279
-
-
withholding
3 053
5 077
-
-
total
3 221
5 356
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
11 648
15 078
8 724
11 258
After tax
18 852
15 422
21 776
19 242
Living cost
9 391
9 391
9 391
9 391
Free-cash
9 461
6 031
12 385
9 851

Estimated living cost  is ₴9391 per week

₴5907
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1095
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2214
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Hamburg , Germany
₴3084
₴9596
₴6950
₴7443
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.

-
-
-
30 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
2 646
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.

-
-
-
6 262
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.

-
-
-
344
total
-
-
-
11 370
Employee

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

15 723
-
30 500
-
health

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

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

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

74
-
344
-
income

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

1 351
-
6 262
-
total
3 543
-
8 724
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
14 777
30 500
-
-
trade
2 431
5 017
-
-
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.

122
252
-
-
chamber of commerce
68
91
-
-
income
2 216
4 575
-
-
total
4 837
9 935
-
-
Dividends
9 939
20 565
-
-
surtax

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

130
277
-
-
withholding
2 367
5 024
-
-
total
2 497
5 301
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
10 877
15 236
8 724
11 370
After tax
19 623
15 264
21 776
19 130
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
7 443
3 084
9 596
6 950

Estimated living cost  is ₴12180 per week

₴8146
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1284
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴182
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2568
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Munich , Germany
₴904
₴7572
₴4814
₴5932
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.

-
-
-
30 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
2 758
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.

-
-
-
6 262
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.

-
-
-
344
total
-
-
-
11 482
Employee

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

18 634
-
30 500
-
health

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

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

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

121
-
344
-
income

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

2 191
-
6 262
-
total
4 430
-
8 724
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 866
30 500
-
-
trade
2 035
5 231
-
-
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.

98
252
-
-
chamber of commerce
64
90
-
-
income
1 780
4 575
-
-
total
3 977
10 148
-
-
Dividends
7 890
20 352
-
-
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.

102
274
-
-
withholding
1 855
4 970
-
-
total
1 957
5 244
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
10 364
15 392
8 724
11 482
After tax
20 136
15 108
21 776
19 018
Living cost
14 204
14 204
14 204
14 204
Free-cash
5 932
904
7 572
4 814

Estimated living cost  is ₴14204 per week

₴10374
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1136
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴185
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2509
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Athens , Greece
₴12220
₴8191
₴8779
₴11234
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
-
-
-
30 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
2 165
pensions
-
-
-
6 100
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 730
surtax
-
-
-
691
total
-
-
-
14 757
Employee
10 442
-
25 196
-
health
267
-
643
-
pensions
697
-
1 680
-
surtax
37
-
623
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
727
-
1 753
-
income
1 750
-
5 343
-
total
3 478
-
10 042
-
Employer
10 442
-
25 196
-
pensions
1 392
-
3 359
-
unemployment
331
-
798
-
health
475
-
1 146
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 198
-
5 303
-
Corporate
17 860
30 500
-
-
income
4 644
7 930
-
-
total
4 644
7 930
-
-
Dividends
13 217
22 570
-
-
withholding
1 982
3 386
-
-
total
1 982
3 386
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 302
11 316
15 345
14 757
After tax
18 198
19 184
15 155
15 743
Living cost
6 964
6 964
6 964
6 964
Free-cash
11 234
12 220
8 191
8 779

Estimated living cost  is ₴6964 per week

₴4205
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴605
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴162
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1993
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₴12342
₴8313
₴8901
₴11375
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
-
-
-
30 500
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
2 165
pensions
-
-
-
6 100
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 730
surtax
-
-
-
691
total
-
-
-
14 757
Employee
10 253
-
25 196
-
health
262
-
643
-
pensions
684
-
1 680
-
surtax
34
-
623
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
714
-
1 753
-
income
1 719
-
5 343
-
total
3 413
-
10 042
-
Employer
10 253
-
25 196
-
pensions
1 367
-
3 359
-
unemployment
325
-
798
-
health
467
-
1 146
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 159
-
5 303
-
Corporate
18 088
30 500
-
-
income
4 703
7 930
-
-
total
4 703
7 930
-
-
Dividends
13 386
22 570
-
-
withholding
2 008
3 386
-
-
total
2 008
3 386
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 283
11 316
15 345
14 757
After tax
18 217
19 184
15 155
15 743
Living cost
6 842
6 842
6 842
6 842
Free-cash
11 375
12 342
8 313
8 901

Estimated living cost  is ₴6842 per week

₴4183
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴631
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴158
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1869
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₴11113
₴11600
₴15048
₴11237
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
-
-
-
30 500
unemployment
-
-
-
457
health
-
-
-
2 135
pensions
-
-
-
3 050
income
-
-
-
3 729
total
-
-
-
9 371
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

8 779
3 494
25 523
-
health
615
245
1 787
-
pensions
878
349
2 552
-
unemployment
132
52
383
-
income
1 073
427
3 120
-
total
2 698
1 073
7 842
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

8 779
3 494
25 523
-
pensions
1 712
681
4 977
-
total
1 712
681
4 977
-
Corporate
20 009
26 325
-
-
income
1 801
2 369
-
-
total
1 801
2 369
-
-
Dividends
18 209
23 956
-
-
withholding
3 460
4 552
-
-
social contributions
3 511
4 631
-
-
total
6 971
9 183
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 182
13 306
12 819
9 371
After tax
17 318
17 194
17 681
21 129
Living cost
6 081
6 081
6 081
6 081
Free-cash
11 237
11 113
11 600
15 048

Estimated living cost  is ₴6081 per week

₴4150
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴122
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1312
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
₴3380
₴3013
₴2773
₴3119
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
328
municipal
-
-
-
3 172
pensions
-
-
-
3 660
national
-
-
-
4 915
total
-
-
-
12 075
Employee
24 264
-
26 367
-
municipal
2 997
-
3 290
-
pensions
971
-
1 055
-
national
4 644
-
5 098
-
total
8 612
-
9 443
-
Employer
24 264
-
26 367
-
social contributions
261
-
283
-
pensions
1 941
-
2 109
-
total
2 202
-
2 392
-
Corporate
2 433
30 500
-
-
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%.

487
6 100
-
-
total
487
6 100
-
-
Dividends
1 946
24 400
-
-
withholding
428
5 368
-
-
total
428
5 368
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
11 729
11 468
11 835
12 075
After tax
18 771
19 032
18 665
18 425
Living cost
15 652
15 652
15 652
15 652
Free-cash
3 119
3 380
3 013
2 773

Estimated living cost  is ₴15652 per week

₴10639
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1455
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴234
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3324
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dublin , Ireland
₴3688
₴3061
₴3061
₴4373
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
-
-
-
30 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 702
income
-
-
-
7 075
total
-
-
-
9 777
Employee
24 253
-
30 500
-
social contributions
2 015
-
2 702
-
income
4 576
-
7 075
-
total
6 591
-
9 777
-
Employer
24 253
-
30 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 247
30 500
-
-
income
781
3 813
-
-
total
781
3 813
-
-
Dividends
5 466
26 687
-
-
withholding
1 093
5 337
-
-
total
1 093
5 337
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
8 465
9 150
9 777
9 777
After tax
22 035
21 350
20 723
20 723
Living cost
17 662
17 662
17 662
17 662
Free-cash
4 373
3 688
3 061
3 061

Estimated living cost  is ₴17662 per week

₴13437
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1439
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2617
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Milan , Italy
₴3190
₴1160
₴2612
₴1570
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
-
-
-
30 500
regional
-
-
-
336
social contributions
-
-
-
7 844
municipal
-
-
-
181
national
-
-
-
6 444
total
-
-
-
14 805
Employee
27 556
-
30 500
-
regional
260
-
294
-
municipal
146
-
162
-
social contributions
9 292
-
10 284
-
national
4 775
-
5 517
-
total
14 473
-
16 257
-
Employer
27 556
-
30 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
2 944
30 500
-
-
nationa
707
7 320
-
-
municipal
115
1 190
-
-
total
822
8 510
-
-
Dividends
2 123
21 990
-
-
withholding
552
5 717
-
-
total
552
5 717
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
15 847
14 227
16 257
14 805
After tax
14 653
16 273
14 243
15 695
Living cost
13 083
13 083
13 083
13 083
Free-cash
1 570
3 190
1 160
2 612

Estimated living cost  is ₴13083 per week

₴9120
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴858
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴201
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2904
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₴7679
₴5775
₴7219
₴6990
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
-
-
-
30 500
regional
-
-
-
460
social contributions
-
-
-
7 844
municipal
-
-
-
181
national
-
-
-
6 444
total
-
-
-
14 929
Employee
17 199
-
30 500
-
regional
232
-
410
-
municipal
91
-
162
-
social contributions
5 800
-
10 284
-
national
2 725
-
5 517
-
total
8 848
-
16 373
-
Employer
17 199
-
30 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 301
30 500
-
-
nationa
3 192
7 320
-
-
municipal
661
1 516
-
-
total
3 853
8 836
-
-
Dividends
9 448