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
₴12987
₴15887
₴13843
₴17049
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
-
-
-
402
total
-
-
-
7 112
Employee
11 123
-
26 407
-
social contributions
723
-
1 717
-
income
-
-
446
-
total
723
-
2 163
-
Employer
11 123
-
26 407
-
social contributions
1 724
-
4 093
-
total
1 724
-
4 093
-
Corporate
17 652
30 500
-
-
income
1 765
3 050
-
-
total
1 765
3 050
-
-
Dividends
15 887
27 450
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
4 212
3 050
6 256
7 112
After tax
26 288
27 450
24 244
23 388
Living cost
10 400
10 400
10 400
10 400
Free-cash
15 887
17 049
13 843
12 987

Estimated living cost  is ₴10400 per week

₴6725
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴784
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴196
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.
₴2696
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
₴4808
₴5993
-₴1035
₴6163
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 122
health
-
-
-
2 334
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
122
pensions
-
-
-
5 643
income
-
-
-
4 432
total
-
-
-
14 653
Employee
15 124
13 788
23 684
-
unemployment
454
414
710
-
other
151
138
237
-
income
1 347
1 017
3 800
-
pensions
1 549
1 412
2 425
-
health
585
534
917
-
total
4 086
3 515
8 089
-
Employer
15 124
13 788
23 684
-
pensions
1 898
1 731
2 972
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
454
414
710
-
other
718
655
1 125
-
health
572
521
895
-
accident
196
179
308
-
unemployment
454
414
710
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
95
-
total
4 352
3 969
6 815
-
Corporate
11 023
12 743
22 371
-
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.

2 756
3 186
5 593
-
total
2 756
3 186
5 593
-
Dividends
8 267
9 557
-
-
withholding
2 274
2 628
-
-
total
2 274
2 628
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 468
13 298
20 497
14 653
After tax
17 032
17 202
10 003
15 847
Living cost
11 038
11 038
11 038
11 038
Free-cash
5 993
6 163
-1 035
4 808

Estimated living cost  is ₴11038 per week

₴6622
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1127
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.
₴3093
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
₴3587
₴4439
-₴2206
₴4973
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
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 122
health
-
-
-
2 334
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
122
pensions
-
-
-
5 643
income
-
-
-
4 432
total
-
-
-
14 721
Employee
17 291
13 788
23 630
-
unemployment
519
414
709
-
other
173
138
236
-
income
1 968
1 017
3 785
-
pensions
1 771
1 412
2 420
-
health
669
534
915
-
total
5 100
3 515
8 065
-
Employer
17 291
13 788
23 630
-
pensions
2 170
1 731
2 966
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
519
414
709
-
other
821
655
1 123
-
health
653
521
893
-
accident
225
179
307
-
unemployment
519
414
709
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
95
-
total
5 044
4 037
6 870
-
Corporate
8 165
12 675
22 317
-
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.

2 041
3 169
5 579
-
total
2 041
3 169
5 579
-
Dividends
6 123
9 506
-
-
withholding
1 684
2 614
-
-
total
1 684
2 614
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 869
13 335
20 514
14 721
After tax
16 631
17 165
9 986
15 779
Living cost
12 192
12 192
12 192
12 192
Free-cash
4 439
4 973
-2 206
3 587

Estimated living cost  is ₴12192 per week

₴8131
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1040
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴200
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2820
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₴2180
-₴1453
-₴478
₴4505
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
national
-
-
-
9 611
communal

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

-
-
-
1 558
social contributions
-
-
-
4 536
total
-
-
-
15 705
Employee

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

24 749
-
23 623
-
unemployment

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

215
-
206
-
national
7 609
-
7 168
-
communal

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

1 291
-
1 232
-
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.

1 856
-
1 771
-
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.

1 163
-
1 110
-
total
12 134
-
11 487
-
Employer

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

24 749
-
23 623
-
surtax
2 806
-
2 679
-
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.

2 193
-
2 093
-
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.

1 522
-
1 452
-
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.

322
-
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.

361
-
345
-
total
7 204
-
6 876
-
Corporate
-
30 500
-
-
income
-
6 100
-
-
surtax
-
122
-
-
total
-
6 222
-
-
Dividends
-
24 278
-
-
withholding

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

-
7 158
-
-
total
-
7 158
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
19 338
13 380
18 363
15 705
After tax
11 162
17 120
12 137
14 795
Living cost
12 615
12 615
12 615
12 615
Free-cash
-1 453
4 505
-478
2 180

Estimated living cost  is ₴12615 per week

₴8126
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1103
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.
₴3189
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₴16746
₴18017
₴17613
₴20126
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
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 390
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 789
income
-
-
-
4 575
total
-
-
-
7 802
Employee
7 881
-
28 129
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
788
-
2 813
-
pensions

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

692
-
1 061
-
health
363
-
556
-
total
1 930
-
4 563
-
Employer
7 881
-
28 129
-
pensions

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

868
-
1 332
-
health
544
-
834
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
unemployment
47
-
73
-
total
1 546
-
2 372
-
Corporate
21 072
30 500
-
-
income
2 107
3 050
-
-
total
2 107
3 050
-
-
Dividends
18 965
27 450
-
-
withholding
948
1 372
-
-
total
948
1 372
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
6 531
4 422
6 935
7 802
After tax
23 969
26 078
23 565
22 698
Living cost
5 952
5 952
5 952
5 952
Free-cash
18 017
20 126
17 613
16 746

Estimated living cost  is ₴5952 per week

₴3937
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴341
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴142
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1533
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
₴18162
₴19934
₴19029
₴21542
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
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 390
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 789
income
-
-
-
4 575
total
-
-
-
7 802
Employee
6 007
-
28 129
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
601
-
2 813
-
pensions

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

527
-
1 061
-
health
276
-
556
-
total
1 470
-
4 563
-
Employer
6 007
-
28 129
-
pensions

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

662
-
1 332
-
health
415
-
834
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
unemployment
36
-
73
-
total
1 179
-
2 372
-
Corporate
23 314
30 500
-
-
income
2 332
3 050
-
-
total
2 332
3 050
-
-
Dividends
20 983
27 450
-
-
withholding
1 049
1 372
-
-
total
1 049
1 372
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
6 030
4 422
6 935
7 802
After tax
24 470
26 078
23 565
22 698
Living cost
4 536
4 536
4 536
4 536
Free-cash
19 934
21 542
19 029
18 162

Estimated living cost  is ₴4536 per week

₴2648
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴120
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1444
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
₴14185
₴12455
₴14155
₴14339
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
-
-
-
778
social contributions
-
-
-
4 758
income
-
-
-
2 768
total
-
-
-
8 304
Employee
26 605
26 605
27 690
-
income
2 897
2 463
2 755
-
social contributions
1 006
2 208
2 298
-
health
206
452
471
-
total
4 109
5 123
5 524
-
Employer
26 605
26 605
27 690
-
social contributions
1 006
2 208
2 298
-
health
224
492
512
-
total
1 230
2 700
2 810
-
Corporate
17 150
1 194
-
-
income
2 144
149
-
-
total
2 144
149
-
-
Dividends
15 007
1 045
-
-
withholding
2 551
178
-
-
total
2 551
178
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
10 034
8 150
8 334
8 304
After tax
20 466
22 350
22 166
22 196
Living cost
8 011
8 011
8 011
8 011
Free-cash
12 455
14 339
14 155
14 185

Estimated living cost  is ₴8011 per week

₴4801
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴786
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.
₴2247
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
₴10974
₴9692
₴10944
₴11128
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
-
-
-
778
social contributions
-
-
-
4 758
income
-
-
-
2 768
total
-
-
-
8 304
Employee
26 605
26 605
27 690
-
income
2 794
2 463
2 755
-
social contributions
1 293
2 208
2 298
-
health
265
452
471
-
total
4 352
5 123
5 524
-
Employer
26 605
26 605
27 690
-
social contributions
1 293
2 208
2 298
-
health
288
492
512
-
total
1 581
2 700
2 810
-
Corporate
13 345
1 194
-
-
income
1 668
149
-
-
total
1 668
149
-
-
Dividends
11 677
1 045
-
-
withholding
1 985
178
-
-
total
1 985
178
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
9 586
8 150
8 334
8 304
After tax
20 914
22 350
22 166
22 196
Living cost
11 222
11 222
11 222
11 222
Free-cash
9 692
11 128
10 944
10 974

Estimated living cost  is ₴11222 per week

₴7672
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴877
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2486
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
₴6862
₴10154
₴7485
₴13006
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
-
-
-
4 118
social contributions
-
-
-
8 906
income
-
-
-
2 621
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 645
Employee
11 755
-
22 761
-
income
1 411
-
2 731
-
social contributions
764
-
1 479
-
health
1 587
-
3 073
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 762
-
7 283
-
Employer
11 755
-
22 761
-
social contributions
2 939
-
5 690
-
health
1 058
-
2 049
-
total
3 997
-
7 739
-
Corporate
14 749
30 500
-
-
income
2 802
5 795
-
-
total
2 802
5 795
-
-
Dividends
11 946
24 705
-
-
withholding
1 792
3 706
-
-
total
1 792
3 706
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 353
9 501
15 022
15 645
After tax
18 147
20 999
15 478
14 855
Living cost
7 993
7 993
7 993
7 993
Free-cash
10 154
13 006
7 485
6 862

Estimated living cost  is ₴7993 per week

₴5552
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.
₴157
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1715
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
₴5005
₴7636
₴5628
₴11149
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
-
-
-
4 118
social contributions
-
-
-
8 906
income
-
-
-
2 621
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 645
Employee
14 485
-
22 761
-
income
1 738
-
2 731
-
social contributions
942
-
1 479
-
health
1 955
-
3 073
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 635
-
7 283
-
Employer
14 485
-
22 761
-
social contributions
3 621
-
5 690
-
health
1 304
-
2 049
-
total
4 925
-
7 739
-
Corporate
11 090
30 500
-
-
income
2 107
5 795
-
-
total
2 107
5 795
-
-
Dividends
8 983
24 705
-
-
withholding
1 347
3 706
-
-
total
1 347
3 706
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 014
9 501
15 022
15 645
After tax
17 486
20 999
15 478
14 855
Living cost
9 850
9 850
9 850
9 850
Free-cash
7 636
11 149
5 628
5 005

Estimated living cost  is ₴9850 per week

₴7325
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴546
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴170
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1809
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
₴2405
-₴45108
-₴45108
-₴45108
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
national
-
-
-
3 171
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
5 495
labour market
-
-
-
2 416
total
-
-
-
11 383
Employee
70 538
70 538
70 538
-
municipal
15 021
15 021
15 021
-
national
8 618
8 618
8 618
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 635
5 635
5 635
-
total
29 374
29 374
29 374
-
Employer
70 538
70 538
70 538
-
pensions
201
201
201
-
labour market
5 643
5 643
5 643
-
municipal
15 045
15 045
15 045
-
national
8 633
8 633
8 633
-
total
29 522
29 522
29 522
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
58 896
58 896
58 896
11 383
After tax
-28 396
-28 396
-28 396
19 117
Living cost
16 712
16 712
16 712
16 712
Free-cash
-45 108
-45 108
-45 108
2 405

Estimated living cost  is ₴16712 per week

₴11438
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1478
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴257
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3539
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
₴7991
₴13894
₴9223
₴16043
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
9 815
-
22 795
-
unemployment
157
-
364
-
income
1 105
-
4 395
-
pensions
196
-
456
-
total
1 458
-
5 215
-
Employer
9 815
-
22 795
-
pensions
1 963
-
4 559
-
health
1 276
-
2 963
-
unemployment
79
-
183
-
total
3 318
-
7 705
-
Corporate
17 367
30 500
-
-
income
3 473
6 100
-
-
total
3 473
6 100
-
-
Dividends
13 893
24 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
8 249
6 100
12 920
14 152
After tax
22 251
24 400
17 580
16 348
Living cost
8 357
8 357
8 357
8 357
Free-cash
13 894
16 043
9 223
7 991

Estimated living cost  is ₴8357 per week

₴5732
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.
₴168
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1959
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
₴8834
₴6133
₴4439
₴7309
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
national
-
-
-
2 626
health
-
-
-
325
municipal
-
-
-
5 431
total
-
-
-
8 382
Employee
18 204
-
25 658
-
unemployment
273
-
385
-
municipal
2 982
-
4 192
-
national
301
-
1 374
-
pensions
1 228
-
1 732
-
health
136
-
251
-
total
4 920
-
7 934
-
Employer
18 204
-
25 658
-
pensions
3 158
-
4 452
-
health
140
-
198
-
accident
18
-
26
-
unemployment
118
-
167
-
total
3 434
-
4 843
-
Corporate
8 862
30 500
-
-
income
1 772
6 100
-
-
total
1 772
6 100
-
-
Dividends

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

5 317
18 300
-
-
municipal
957
3 294
-
-
national
-
513
-
-
total
957
3 807
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
11 083
9 907
12 777
8 382
After tax
19 417
20 593
17 723
22 118
Living cost
13 284
13 284
13 284
13 284
Free-cash
6 133
7 309
4 439
8 834

Estimated living cost  is ₴13284 per week

₴8677
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1278
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴211
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3118
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
₴7017
₴6630
₴6986
₴4707
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
339
pensions
-
-
-
8 340
social contributions
-
-
-
869
income
-
-
-
2 325
other
-
-
-
945
total
-
-
-
12 818
Employee
13 218
-
23 241
-
income
682
-
2 298
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
663
-
pensions
1 495
-
2 628
-
total
2 554
-
5 589
-
Employer
13 218
-
23 241
-
pensions
2 172
-
3 819
-
social contributions
39
-
70
-
other
456
-
802
-
health
925
-
1 627
-
unemployment
535
-
942
-
total
4 127
-
7 260
-
Corporate
13 154
30 500
-
-
income
3 683
8 540
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 683
8 540
-
-
Dividends
9 471
21 960
-
-
withholding
1 212
2 811
-
-
social contributions
1 629
3 777
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 841
6 588
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 205
15 128
12 849
12 818
After tax
17 295
15 372
17 651
17 682
Living cost
10 665
10 665
10 665
10 665
Free-cash
6 630
4 707
6 986
7 017

Estimated living cost  is ₴10665 per week

₴6185
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1083
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3194
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
₴5844
₴5577
₴5813
₴3534
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
339
pensions
-
-
-
8 340
social contributions
-
-
-
869
income
-
-
-
2 325
other
-
-
-
945
total
-
-
-
12 818
Employee
14 808
-
23 241
-
income
874
-
2 298
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
663
-
pensions
1 674
-
2 628
-
total
2 970
-
5 589
-
Employer
14 808
-
23 241
-
pensions
2 433
-
3 819
-
social contributions
45
-
70
-
other
511
-
802
-
health
1 037
-
1 627
-
unemployment
599
-
942
-
total
4 625
-
7 260
-
Corporate
11 068
30 500
-
-
income
3 099
8 540
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 099
8 540
-
-
Dividends
7 968
21 960
-
-
withholding
1 020
2 811
-
-
social contributions
1 371
3 777
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 391
6 588
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 085
15 128
12 849
12 818
After tax
17 415
15 372
17 651
17 682
Living cost
11 838
11 838
11 838
11 838
Free-cash
5 577
3 534
5 813
5 844

Estimated living cost  is ₴11838 per week

₴7464
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴963
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴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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Paris , France
₴971
₴1039
₴940
-₴1339
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
339
pensions
-
-
-
8 340
social contributions
-
-
-
869
income
-
-
-
2 325
other
-
-
-
945
total
-
-
-
12 818
Employee
21 670
-
23 241
-
income
1 891
-
2 298
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
617
-
663
-
pensions
2 451
-
2 628
-
total
4 959
-
5 589
-
Employer
21 670
-
23 241
-
pensions
3 561
-
3 819
-
social contributions
65
-
70
-
other
748
-
802
-
health
1 517
-
1 627
-
unemployment
878
-
942
-
total
6 769
-
7 260
-
Corporate
2 061
30 500
-
-
income
577
8 540
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
577
8 540
-
-
Dividends
1 484
21 960
-
-
withholding
190
2 811
-
-
social contributions
255
3 777
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
445
6 588
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 750
15 128
12 849
12 818
After tax
17 750
15 372
17 651
17 682
Living cost
16 711
16 711
16 711
16 711
Free-cash
1 039
-1 339
940
971

Estimated living cost  is ₴16711 per week

₴11310
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1367
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴229
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3805
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
₴27968
₴26330
₴22173
₴26748
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
2 784
-
30 500
-
income
557
-
6 100
-
total
557
-
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%.

27 716
30 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
27 716
30 500
-
-
withholding
1 386
1 525
-
-
total
1 386
1 525
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
1 943
1 525
6 100
305
After tax
28 557
28 975
24 400
30 195
Living cost
2 227
2 227
2 227
2 227
Free-cash
26 330
26 748
22 173
27 968

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
₴26724
₴24854
₴20930
₴25505
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
4 338
-
30 500
-
income
868
-
6 100
-
total
868
-
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%.

26 162
30 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
26 162
30 500
-
-
withholding
1 308
1 525
-
-
total
1 308
1 525
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
2 176
1 525
6 100
305
After tax
28 324
28 975
24 400
30 195
Living cost
3 470
3 470
3 470
3 470
Free-cash
24 854
25 505
20 930
26 724

Estimated living cost  is ₴3470 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
₴6737
₴6915
₴8805
₴2390
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
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.

-
-
-
311
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.

-
-
-
2 364
income

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

-
-
-
5 662
trade
-
-
-
2 068
total
-
-
-
10 405
Employee

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

17 215
-
30 500
-
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.

1 416
-
5 662
-
surtax

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

78
-
311
-
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.

2 364
-
2 364
-
total
3 858
-
8 337
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 285
30 500
-
-
trade
1 906
4 377
-
-
income
1 993
4 575
-
-
chamber of commerce
72
97
-
-
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.

110
251
-
-
total
4 081
9 300
-
-
Dividends
9 204
21 199
-
-
withholding
2 169
5 168
-
-
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.

119
284
-
-
total
2 288
5 452
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
10 227
14 752
8 337
10 405
After tax
20 273
15 748
22 163
20 095
Living cost
13 358
13 358
13 358
13 358
Free-cash
6 915
2 390
8 805
6 737

Estimated living cost  is ₴13358 per week

₴9215
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1437
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴194
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.
₴2512
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
₴9413
₴8781
₴11683
₴4953
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
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.

-
-
-
311
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.

-
-
-
2 364
income

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

-
-
-
5 662
trade
-
-
-
2 270
total
-
-
-
10 607
Employee

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

13 234
-
30 500
-
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.

370
-
5 662
-
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
-
311
-
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.

2 364
-
2 364
-
total
2 754
-
8 337
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 266
30 500
-
-
trade
2 720
4 804
-
-
income
2 590
4 575
-
-
chamber of commerce
77
97
-
-
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.

142
251
-
-
total
5 529
9 727
-
-
Dividends
11 737
20 773
-
-
withholding
2 802
5 062
-
-
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
278
-
-
total
2 956
5 340
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
11 239
15 067
8 337
10 607
After tax
19 261
15 433
22 163
19 893
Living cost
10 480
10 480
10 480
10 480
Free-cash
8 781
4 953
11 683
9 413

Estimated living cost  is ₴10480 per week

₴6592
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1222
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴196
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.
₴2470
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
₴6200
₴6545
₴8571
₴1685
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
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.

-
-
-
311
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.

-
-
-
2 364
income

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

-
-
-
5 662
trade
-
-
-
2 371
total
-
-
-
10 708
Employee

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

17 546
-
30 500
-
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.

1 508
-
5 662
-
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
-
311
-
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.

2 364
-
2 364
-
total
3 955
-
8 337
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 954
30 500
-
-
trade
2 131
5 017
-
-
income
1 943
4 575
-
-
chamber of commerce
71
96
-
-
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.

107
251
-
-
total
4 252
9 939
-
-
Dividends
8 702
20 561
-
-
withholding
2 044
5 008
-
-
surtax

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

112
276
-
-
total
2 156
5 284
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
10 363
15 223
8 337
10 708
After tax
20 137
15 277
22 163
19 792
Living cost
13 592
13 592
13 592
13 592
Free-cash
6 545
1 685
8 571
6 200

Estimated living cost  is ₴13592 per week

₴9091
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1433
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.
₴2865
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
₴3841
₴4880
₴6313
-₴729
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
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.

-
-
-
311
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.

-
-
-
2 364
income

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

-
-
-
5 662
trade
-
-
-
2 472
total
-
-
-
10 809
Employee

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

20 794
-
30 500
-
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.

2 445
-
5 662
-
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
-
311
-
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.

2 364
-
2 364
-
total
4 944
-
8 337
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 706
30 500
-
-
trade
1 664
5 231
-
-
income
1 456
4 575
-
-
chamber of commerce
66
95
-
-
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.

80
251
-
-
total
3 266
10 152
-
-
Dividends
6 440
20 347
-
-
withholding
1 479
4 955
-
-
surtax

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

81
272
-
-
total
1 560
5 227
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
9 770
15 379
8 337
10 809
After tax
20 730
15 121
22 163
19 691
Living cost
15 850
15 850
15 850
15 850
Free-cash
4 880
-729
6 313
3 841

Estimated living cost  is ₴15850 per week

₴11576
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1268
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴206
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2800
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
₴8342
₴10314
₴7758
₴11414
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
surtax
-
-
-
603
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 165
pensions
-
-
-
6 100
income
-
-
-
5 440
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
14 387
Employee
11 652
-
25 197
-
unemployment
811
-
1 754
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 953
-
5 056
-
surtax
41
-
536
-
pensions
777
-
1 681
-
health
297
-
642
-
total
3 879
-
9 669
-
Employer
11 652
-
25 197
-
pensions
1 553
-
3 358
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
530
-
1 146
-
unemployment
370
-
798
-
total
2 453
-
5 302
-
Corporate
16 395
30 500
-
-
income
4 263
7 930
-
-
total
4 263
7 930
-
-
Dividends
12 132
22 570
-
-
withholding
1 820
3 385
-
-
total
1 820
3 385
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 415
11 315
14 971
14 387
After tax
18 085
19 185
15 529
16 113
Living cost
7 771
7 771
7 771
7 771
Free-cash
10 314
11 414
7 758
8 342

Estimated living cost  is ₴7771 per week

₴4692
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴676
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.
₴2224
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
₴8478
₴10474
₴7894
₴11550
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
surtax
-
-
-
603
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 165
pensions
-
-
-
6 100
income
-
-
-
5 440
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
14 387
Employee
11 442
-
25 197
-
unemployment
796
-
1 754
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 918
-
5 056
-
surtax
37
-
536
-
pensions
763
-
1 681
-
health
292
-
642
-
total
3 806
-
9 669
-
Employer
11 442
-
25 197
-
pensions
1 525
-
3 358
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
521
-
1 146
-
unemployment
362
-
798
-
total
2 408
-
5 302
-
Corporate
16 650
30 500
-
-
income
4 329
7 930
-
-
total
4 329
7 930
-
-
Dividends
12 321
22 570
-
-
withholding
1 848
3 385
-
-
total
1 848
3 385
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
12 391
11 315
14 971
14 387
After tax
18 109
19 185
15 529
16 113
Living cost
7 635
7 635
7 635
7 635
Free-cash
10 474
11 550
7 894
8 478

Estimated living cost  is ₴7635 per week

₴4668
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴705
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴176
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2086
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
₴14219
₴10445
₴10772
₴10301
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
-
-
-
458
health
-
-
-
2 135
pensions
-
-
-
3 050
income
-
-
-
3 729
total
-
-
-
9 372
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

9 974
3 969
25 523
-
unemployment
150
60
383
-
income
1 219
485
3 120
-
pensions
997
397
2 552
-
health
698
278
1 787
-
total
3 064
1 220
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.

9 974
3 969
25 523
-
pensions
1 945
774
4 977
-
total
1 945
774
4 977
-
Corporate
18 581
25 757
-
-
income
1 672
2 318
-
-
total
1 672
2 318
-
-
Dividends
16 909
23 438
-
-
withholding
3 213
4 453
-
-
social contributions
3 252
4 525
-
-
total
6 465
8 978
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
13 146
13 290
12 819
9 372
After tax
17 354
17 210
17 681
21 128
Living cost
6 909
6 909
6 909
6 909
Free-cash
10 445
10 301
10 772
14 219

Estimated living cost  is ₴6909 per week

₴4715
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴565
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴138
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.
₴1491
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
₴1749
₴2010
₴1989
₴2288
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
national
-
-
-
4 874
pensions
-
-
-
3 660
social contributions
-
-
-
328
municipal
-
-
-
3 145
total
-
-
-
12 007
Employee
25 956
-
26 367
-
municipal
3 206
-
3 263
-
national
4 968
-
5 057
-
pensions
1 038
-
1 055
-
total
9 212
-
9 375
-
Employer
25 956
-
26 367
-
pensions
2 076
-
2 109
-
social contributions
279
-
283
-
total
2 355
-
2 392
-
Corporate
475
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%.

95
6 100
-
-
total
95
6 100
-
-
Dividends
380
24 400
-
-
withholding
84
5 368
-
-
total
84
5 368
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
11 746
11 468
11 767
12 007
After tax
18 754
19 032
18 733
18 493
Living cost
16 744
16 744
16 744
16 744
Free-cash
2 010
2 288
1 989
1 749

Estimated living cost  is ₴16744 per week

₴11381
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1556
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.
₴3556
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
₴1684
₴2406
₴1684
₴1642
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
-
-
-
2 626
income
-
-
-
6 481
total
-
-
-
9 107
Employee
27 065
-
30 500
-
social contributions
2 248
-
2 626
-
income
5 107
-
6 481
-
total
7 355
-
9 107
-
Employer
27 065
-
30 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 435
30 500
-
-
income
429
3 812
-
-
total
429
3 812
-
-
Dividends
3 006
26 688
-
-
withholding
601
5 337
-
-
total
601
5 337
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
8 385
9 149
9 107
9 107
After tax
22 115
21 351
21 393
21 393
Living cost
19 709
19 709
19 709
19 709
Free-cash
2 406
1 642
1 684
1 684

Estimated living cost  is ₴19709 per week

₴14995
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1606
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2921
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
₴1352
-₴250
-₴100
₴1672
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
national
-
-
-
6 193
regional
-
-
-
330
social contributions
-
-
-
7 844
municipal
-
-
-
181
total
-
-
-
14 548
Employee
30 750
-
30 500
-
municipal
163
-
162
-
national
5 328
-
5 265
-
social contributions
10 369
-
10 285
-
regional
290
-
288
-
total
16 150
-
16 000
-
Employer
30 750
-
30 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
30 500
-
-
nationa
-
7 320
-
-
municipal
-
1 190
-
-
total
-
8 510
-
-
Dividends
-
21 991
-
-
withholding
-
5 718
-
-
total
-
5 718
-
-
Income
30 500
30 500
30 500
30 500
Total tax
16 150
14 228
16 000
14 548
After tax
14 350
16 272
14 500
15 952
Living cost
14 600
14 600
14 600
14 600
Free-cash
-250
1 672
-100
1 352

Estimated living cost  is ₴14600 per week

₴10177
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴957
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴224
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3241
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
₴6502
₴5943
₴5057
₴6711
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
national
-
-
-
6 193
regional
-
-
-
460
social contributions
-
-
-
7 844
municipal
-
-
-
181
total
-
-
-
14 678
Employee
19 193
-
30 500
-
municipal
102
-
162
-
national
3 041
-
5 265
-
social contributions
6 472
-
10 285
-
regional
258
-
411
-
total
9 873
-
16 123
-
Employer
19 193
-
30 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 307
30 500
-
-
nationa
2 714
7 320
-
-
municipal
562
1 516
-
-
total
3 276
8 836
-
-
Dividend