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
₴ 31000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴18580
₴15148
₴14325
₴17538
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
6 820
income
-
-
-
535
total
-
-
-
7 355
Employee
9 968
-
26 840
-
social contributions
648
-
1 745
-
income
-
-
627
-
total
648
-
2 372
-
Employer
9 968
-
26 840
-
social contributions
1 545
-
4 160
-
total
1 545
-
4 160
-
Corporate
19 487
31 000
-
-
income
1 949
3 100
-
-
total
1 949
3 100
-
-
Dividends
17 538
27 900
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
4 142
3 100
6 532
7 355
After tax
26 858
27 900
24 468
23 645
Living cost
9 320
9 320
9 320
9 320
Free-cash
17 538
18 580
15 148
14 325

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
₴7518
-₴475
₴5865
₴7365
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
-
-
-
31 000
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
124
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
2 372
pensions
-
-
-
5 735
income
-
-
-
5 110
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 243
Employee
13 553
12 356
24 072
-
health
524
478
931
-
pensions
1 388
1 265
2 465
-
other
135
124
241
-
unemployment
407
371
722
-
income
1 207
911
4 572
-
total
3 661
3 149
8 931
-
Employer
13 553
12 356
24 072
-
pensions
1 701
1 551
3 021
-
accident
176
161
313
-
unemployment
407
371
722
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
407
371
722
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
96
-
health
512
467
910
-
other
644
587
1 144
-
total
3 901
3 557
6 928
-
Corporate
13 546
15 088
22 896
-
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.

3 387
3 772
5 724
-
total
3 387
3 772
5 724
-
Dividends
10 159
11 316
-
-
withholding
2 794
3 112
-
-
total
2 794
3 112
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
13 743
13 590
21 583
15 243
After tax
17 257
17 410
9 417
15 757
Living cost
9 892
9 892
9 892
9 892
Free-cash
7 365
7 518
-475
5 865

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
₴6452
-₴1519
₴4771
₴5972
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
-
-
-
31 000
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
124
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
2 372
pensions
-
-
-
5 735
income
-
-
-
5 110
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
15 304
Employee
15 495
12 356
24 025
-
health
600
478
930
-
pensions
1 587
1 265
2 460
-
other
155
124
240
-
unemployment
465
371
721
-
income
1 764
911
4 556
-
total
4 571
3 149
8 907
-
Employer
15 495
12 356
24 025
-
pensions
1 945
1 551
3 015
-
accident
201
161
312
-
unemployment
465
371
721
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
721
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
96
-
health
585
467
908
-
other
736
587
1 141
-
total
4 520
3 618
6 975
-
Corporate
10 985
15 027
22 849
-
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.

2 746
3 757
5 712
-
total
2 746
3 757
5 712
-
Dividends
8 239
11 270
-
-
withholding
2 266
3 099
-
-
total
2 266
3 099
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
14 103
13 623
21 594
15 304
After tax
16 897
17 377
9 406
15 696
Living cost
10 925
10 925
10 925
10 925
Free-cash
5 972
6 452
-1 519
4 771

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
₴6081
₴780
₴3255
₴1431
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
4 836
communal

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

-
-
-
1 570
national
-
-
-
10 034
total
-
-
-
16 440
Employee

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

22 178
-
24 010
-
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
-
1 129
-
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
-
1 800
-
communal

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

1 157
-
1 252
-
national
6 819
-
7 535
-
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
-
209
-
total
10 874
-
11 925
-
Employer

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

22 178
-
24 010
-
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
-
312
-
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
-
351
-
surtax
2 515
-
2 723
-
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
-
1 477
-
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
-
2 127
-
total
6 456
-
6 990
-
Corporate
2 366
31 000
-
-
surtax
9
124
-
-
income
473
6 200
-
-
total
482
6 324
-
-
Dividends
1 883
24 676
-
-
withholding

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

452
7 290
-
-
total
452
7 290
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
18 264
13 614
18 915
16 440
After tax
12 736
17 386
12 085
14 560
Living cost
11 305
11 305
11 305
11 305
Free-cash
1 431
6 081
780
3 255

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
₴21175
₴19091
₴18130
₴19285
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
-
-
-
31 000
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
-
-
-
4 650
total
-
-
-
7 540
Employee
7 058
-
28 876
-
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
-
2 888
-
total
1 729
-
4 455
-
Employer
7 058
-
28 876
-
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
22 557
31 000
-
-
income
2 256
3 100
-
-
total
2 256
3 100
-
-
Dividends
20 301
27 900
-
-
withholding
1 015
1 395
-
-
total
1 015
1 395
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
6 385
4 495
6 579
7 540
After tax
24 615
26 505
24 421
23 460
Living cost
5 330
5 330
5 330
5 330
Free-cash
19 285
21 175
19 091
18 130

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
₴22442
₴20358
₴19397
₴21003
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
-
-
-
31 000
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
-
-
-
4 650
total
-
-
-
7 540
Employee
5 380
-
28 876
-
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
-
2 888
-
total
1 316
-
4 455
-
Employer
5 380
-
28 876
-
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
24 565
31 000
-
-
income
2 457
3 100
-
-
total
2 457
3 100
-
-
Dividends
22 108
27 900
-
-
withholding
1 106
1 395
-
-
total
1 106
1 395
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
5 934
4 495
6 579
7 540
After tax
25 066
26 505
24 421
23 460
Living cost
4 063
4 063
4 063
4 063
Free-cash
21 003
22 442
20 358
19 397

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
₴15512
₴14781
₴14813
₴13826
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
4 836
health
-
-
-
791
income
-
-
-
3 381
total
-
-
-
9 008
Employee
23 842
23 842
28 143
-
health
185
405
478
-
social contributions
901
1 979
2 336
-
income
2 596
2 207
3 369
-
total
3 682
4 591
6 183
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
28 143
-
social contributions
901
1 979
2 336
-
health
201
441
521
-
total
1 102
2 420
2 857
-
Corporate
19 037
4 738
-
-
income
2 379
593
-
-
total
2 379
593
-
-
Dividends
16 658
4 146
-
-
withholding
2 832
705
-
-
total
2 832
705
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
9 995
8 309
9 040
9 008
After tax
21 005
22 691
21 960
21 992
Living cost
7 179
7 179
7 179
7 179
Free-cash
13 826
15 512
14 781
14 813

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
₴12634
₴11903
₴11935
₴11348
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
4 836
health
-
-
-
791
income
-
-
-
3 381
total
-
-
-
9 008
Employee
23 842
23 842
28 143
-
health
237
405
478
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
2 336
-
income
2 504
2 207
3 369
-
total
3 900
4 591
6 183
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
28 143
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
2 336
-
health
258
441
521
-
total
1 417
2 420
2 857
-
Corporate
15 627
4 738
-
-
income
1 953
593
-
-
total
1 953
593
-
-
Dividends
13 674
4 146
-
-
withholding
2 325
705
-
-
total
2 325
705
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
9 595
8 309
9 040
9 008
After tax
21 405
22 691
21 960
21 992
Living cost
10 057
10 057
10 057
10 057
Free-cash
11 348
12 634
11 903
11 935

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
₴14047
₴8435
₴7803
₴11445
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
9 052
health
-
-
-
4 185
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 664
total
-
-
-
15 901
Employee
10 729
-
23 134
-
health
1 448
-
3 123
-
social contributions
697
-
1 504
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 288
-
2 776
-
total
3 433
-
7 403
-
Employer
10 729
-
23 134
-
social contributions
2 682
-
5 784
-
health
966
-
2 082
-
total
3 648
-
7 866
-
Corporate
16 623
31 000
-
-
income
3 158
5 890
-
-
total
3 158
5 890
-
-
Dividends
13 465
25 110
-
-
withholding
2 020
3 767
-
-
total
2 020
3 767
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
12 259
9 657
15 269
15 901
After tax
18 741
21 343
15 731
15 099
Living cost
7 296
7 296
7 296
7 296
Free-cash
11 445
14 047
8 435
7 803

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
₴12353
₴6741
₴6109
₴9146
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
9 052
health
-
-
-
4 185
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
2 664
total
-
-
-
15 901
Employee
13 221
-
23 134
-
health
1 785
-
3 123
-
social contributions
859
-
1 504
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 587
-
2 776
-
total
4 231
-
7 403
-
Employer
13 221
-
23 134
-
social contributions
3 305
-
5 784
-
health
1 190
-
2 082
-
total
4 495
-
7 866
-
Corporate
13 284
31 000
-
-
income
2 524
5 890
-
-
total
2 524
5 890
-
-
Dividends
10 760
25 110
-
-
withholding
1 614
3 767
-
-
total
1 614
3 767
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
12 864
9 657
15 269
15 901
After tax
18 136
21 343
15 731
15 099
Living cost
8 990
8 990
8 990
8 990
Free-cash
9 146
12 353
6 741
6 109

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
-₴36735
-₴36735
₴4263
-₴36735
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
-
-
-
31 000
labour market
-
-
-
2 458
municipal
-
-
-
5 752
pensions
-
-
-
269
national
-
-
-
3 286
total
-
-
-
11 765
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
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
52 763
52 763
52 763
11 765
After tax
-21 763
-21 763
-21 763
19 235
Living cost
14 972
14 972
14 972
14 972
Free-cash
-36 735
-36 735
-36 735
4 263

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
₴17311
₴10378
₴9127
₴15385
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
-
-
-
31 000
health
-
-
-
4 030
pensions
-
-
-
6 200
income
-
-
-
4 154
total
-
-
-
14 384
Employee
8 796
-
23 169
-
pensions
176
-
464
-
unemployment
141
-
371
-
income
990
-
4 467
-
total
1 307
-
5 302
-
Employer
8 796
-
23 169
-
pensions
1 759
-
4 634
-
unemployment
71
-
185
-
health
1 143
-
3 012
-
total
2 973
-
7 831
-
Corporate
19 231
31 000
-
-
income
3 846
6 200
-
-
total
3 846
6 200
-
-
Dividends
15 385
24 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
8 126
6 200
13 133
14 384
After tax
22 874
24 800
17 867
16 616
Living cost
7 489
7 489
7 489
7 489
Free-cash
15 385
17 311
10 378
9 127

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
₴8708
₴5782
₴10110
₴8034
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

-
-
-
31 000
health
-
-
-
348
municipal
-
-
-
5 517
national
-
-
-
3 121
total
-
-
-
8 986
Employee
16 313
-
26 079
-
health
122
-
272
-
municipal
2 672
-
4 258
-
pensions
1 101
-
1 760
-
national
269
-
1 712
-
unemployment
245
-
391
-
total
4 409
-
8 393
-
Employer
16 313
-
26 079
-
accident
16
-
26
-
unemployment
106
-
169
-
health
125
-
201
-
pensions
2 830
-
4 525
-
total
3 077
-
4 921
-
Corporate
11 610
31 000
-
-
income
2 322
6 200
-
-
total
2 322
6 200
-
-
Dividends

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

6 966
18 600
-
-
municipal
1 254
3 348
-
-
national
-
840
-
-
total
1 254
4 188
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
11 062
10 388
13 314
8 986
After tax
19 938
20 612
17 686
22 014
Living cost
11 904
11 904
11 904
11 904
Free-cash
8 034
8 708
5 782
10 110

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
₴6067
₴7937
₴8294
₴7789
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
883
health
-
-
-
574
pensions
-
-
-
7 779
other
-
-
-
962
income
-
-
-
2 951
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 149
Employee
11 845
-
23 623
-
income
611
-
2 783
-
social contributions
338
-
673
-
pensions
1 340
-
2 672
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 289
-
6 128
-
Employer
11 845
-
23 623
-
pensions
1 946
-
3 882
-
social contributions
35
-
71
-
unemployment
480
-
957
-
health
829
-
1 653
-
other
409
-
815
-
total
3 699
-
7 378
-
Corporate
15 456
31 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
4 328
8 680
-
-
total
4 328
8 680
-
-
Dividends
11 128
22 320
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 424
2 857
-
-
social contributions
1 914
3 839
-
-
total
3 338
6 696
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
13 654
15 376
13 506
13 149
After tax
17 346
15 624
17 494
17 851
Living cost
9 557
9 557
9 557
9 557
Free-cash
7 789
6 067
7 937
8 294

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
₴5016
₴6886
₴7243
₴6848
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
883
health
-
-
-
574
pensions
-
-
-
7 779
other
-
-
-
962
income
-
-
-
2 951
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 149
Employee
13 270
-
23 623
-
income
783
-
2 783
-
social contributions
378
-
673
-
pensions
1 500
-
2 672
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 661
-
6 128
-
Employer
13 270
-
23 623
-
pensions
2 180
-
3 882
-
social contributions
40
-
71
-
unemployment
537
-
957
-
health
929
-
1 653
-
other
458
-
815
-
total
4 144
-
7 378
-
Corporate
13 586
31 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 804
8 680
-
-
total
3 804
8 680
-
-
Dividends
9 782
22 320
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 252
2 857
-
-
social contributions
1 683
3 839
-
-
total
2 935
6 696
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
13 544
15 376
13 506
13 149
After tax
17 456
15 624
17 494
17 851
Living cost
10 608
10 608
10 608
10 608
Free-cash
6 848
5 016
6 886
7 243

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
₴649
₴2519
₴2876
₴2781
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
883
health
-
-
-
574
pensions
-
-
-
7 779
other
-
-
-
962
income
-
-
-
2 951
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 149
Employee
19 419
-
23 623
-
income
1 694
-
2 783
-
social contributions
553
-
673
-
pensions
2 196
-
2 672
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 443
-
6 128
-
Employer
19 419
-
23 623
-
pensions
3 191
-
3 882
-
social contributions
58
-
71
-
unemployment
787
-
957
-
health
1 359
-
1 653
-
other
670
-
815
-
total
6 065
-
7 378
-
Corporate
5 516
31 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
1 545
8 680
-
-
total
1 545
8 680
-
-
Dividends
3 971
22 320
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
508
2 857
-
-
social contributions
683
3 839
-
-
total
1 191
6 696
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
13 244
15 376
13 506
13 149
After tax
17 756
15 624
17 494
17 851
Living cost
14 975
14 975
14 975
14 975
Free-cash
2 781
649
2 519
2 876

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
₴27261
₴22611
₴28501
₴26851
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%.

-
-
-
31 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
310
total
-
-
-
310
Employee
2 736
-
31 000
-
income
547
-
6 200
-
total
547
-
6 200
-
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%.

28 264
31 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
28 264
31 000
-
-
withholding
1 413
1 550
-
-
total
1 413
1 550
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
1 960
1 550
6 200
310
After tax
29 040
29 450
24 800
30 690
Living cost
2 189
2 189
2 189
2 189
Free-cash
26 851
27 261
22 611
28 501

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
₴26039
₴21389
₴27279
₴25399
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%.

-
-
-
31 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
310
total
-
-
-
310
Employee
4 264
-
31 000
-
income
853
-
6 200
-
total
853
-
6 200
-
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%.

26 736
31 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
26 736
31 000
-
-
withholding
1 337
1 550
-
-
total
1 337
1 550
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
2 190
1 550
6 200
310
After tax
28 810
29 450
24 800
30 690
Living cost
3 411
3 411
3 411
3 411
Free-cash
25 399
26 039
21 389
27 279

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
₴4023
₴10101
₴7721
₴8079
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.

-
-
-
31 000
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
-
-
-
2 380
income

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

-
-
-
6 456
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.

-
-
-
355
total
-
-
-
11 309
Employee

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

15 427
-
31 000
-
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
-
355
-
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
-
6 456
-
total
3 457
-
8 929
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
15 573
31 000
-
-
trade
2 235
4 449
-
-
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.

128
256
-
-
chamber of commerce
70
92
-
-
income
2 336
4 650
-
-
total
4 769
9 447
-
-
Dividends
10 804
21 553
-
-
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
290
-
-
withholding
2 583
5 270
-
-
total
2 725
5 560
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
10 951
15 007
8 929
11 309
After tax
20 049
15 993
22 071
19 691
Living cost
11 970
11 970
11 970
11 970
Free-cash
8 079
4 023
10 101
7 721

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
₴6283
₴12680
₴10068
₴9713
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader

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

-
-
-
31 000
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
-
-
-
2 612
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.

-
-
-
6 456
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.

-
-
-
355
total
-
-
-
11 541
Employee

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

11 859
-
31 000
-
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
-
355
-
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
-
6 456
-
total
2 467
-
8 929
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
19 141
31 000
-
-
trade
3 015
4 882
-
-
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.

158
256
-
-
chamber of commerce
75
92
-
-
income
2 871
4 650
-
-
total
6 119
9 880
-
-
Dividends
13 022
21 120
-
-
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.

172
284
-
-
withholding
3 138
5 162
-
-
total
3 310
5 446
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
11 896
15 326
8 929
11 541
After tax
19 104
15 674
22 071
19 459
Living cost
9 391
9 391
9 391
9 391
Free-cash
9 713
6 283
12 680
10 068

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
₴3334
₴9891
₴7163
₴7691
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.

-
-
-
31 000
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
-
-
-
2 728
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.

-
-
-
6 456
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.

-
-
-
355
total
-
-
-
11 657
Employee

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

15 723
-
31 000
-
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
-
355
-
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
-
6 456
-
total
3 543
-
8 929
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
15 277
31 000
-
-
trade
2 513
5 100
-
-
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.

126
256
-
-
chamber of commerce
69
91
-
-
income
2 292
4 650
-
-
total
5 000
10 097
-
-
Dividends
10 277
20 903
-
-
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
281
-
-
withholding
2 451
5 108
-
-
total
2 586
5 389
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
11 129
15 486
8 929
11 657
After tax
19 871
15 514
22 071
19 343
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
7 691
3 334
9 891
7 163

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
₴1150
₴7867
₴5023
₴6179
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.

-
-
-
31 000
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
-
-
-
2 844
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.

-
-
-
6 456
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.

-
-
-
355
total
-
-
-
11 773
Employee

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

18 634
-
31 000
-
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
-
355
-
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
-
6 456
-
total
4 430
-
8 929
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 366
31 000
-
-
trade
2 121
5 317
-
-
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
256
-
-
chamber of commerce
65
91
-
-
income
1 855
4 650
-
-
total
4 143
10 314
-
-
Dividends
8 224
20 687
-
-
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.

106
278
-
-
withholding
1 938
5 054
-
-
total
2 044
5 332
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
10 617
15 646
8 929
11 773
After tax
20 383
15 354
22 071
19 227
Living cost
14 204
14 204
14 204
14 204
Free-cash
6 179
1 150
7 867
5 023

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
₴12535
₴8385
₴8985
₴11548
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
-
-
-
31 000
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
2 201
pensions
-
-
-
6 200
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 864
surtax
-
-
-
715
total
-
-
-
15 051
Employee
10 442
-
25 609
-
health
267
-
653
-
pensions
697
-
1 708
-
surtax
37
-
645
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
727
-
1 782
-
income
1 750
-
5 471
-
total
3 478
-
10 259
-
Employer
10 442
-
25 609
-
pensions
1 392
-
3 414
-
unemployment
331
-
812
-
health
475
-
1 166
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 198
-
5 392
-
Corporate
18 360
31 000
-
-
income
4 774
8 060
-
-
total
4 774
8 060
-
-
Dividends
13 587
22 940
-
-
withholding
2 038
3 441
-
-
total
2 038
3 441
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
12 488
11 501
15 651
15 051
After tax
18 512
19 499
15 349
15 949
Living cost
6 964
6 964
6 964
6 964
Free-cash
11 548
12 535
8 385
8 985

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
₴12657
₴8507
₴9107
₴11690
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
-
-
-
31 000
unemployment
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
2 201
pensions
-
-
-
6 200
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 864
surtax
-
-
-
715
total
-
-
-
15 051
Employee
10 253
-
25 609
-
health
262
-
653
-
pensions
684
-
1 708
-
surtax
34
-
645
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
714
-
1 782
-
income
1 719
-
5 471
-
total
3 413
-
10 259
-
Employer
10 253
-
25 609
-
pensions
1 367
-
3 414
-
unemployment
325
-
812
-
health
467
-
1 166
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 159
-
5 392
-
Corporate
18 588
31 000
-
-
income
4 833
8 060
-
-
total
4 833
8 060
-
-
Dividends
13 755
22 940
-
-
withholding
2 063
3 441
-
-
total
2 063
3 441
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
12 468
11 501
15 651
15 051
After tax
18 532
19 499
15 349
15 949
Living cost
6 842
6 842
6 842
6 842
Free-cash
11 690
12 657
8 507
9 107

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
₴11393
₴11890
₴15394
₴11518
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
-
-
-
31 000
unemployment
-
-
-
465
health
-
-
-
2 170
pensions
-
-
-
3 100
income
-
-
-
3 790
total
-
-
-
9 525
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
25 941
-
health
615
245
1 816
-
pensions
878
349
2 594
-
unemployment
132
52
389
-
income
1 073
427
3 171
-
total
2 698
1 073
7 970
-
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
25 941
-
pensions
1 712
681
5 059
-
total
1 712
681
5 059
-
Corporate
20 509
26 825
-
-
income
1 846
2 414
-
-
total
1 846
2 414
-
-
Dividends
18 664
24 411
-
-
withholding
3 546
4 638
-
-
social contributions
3 599
4 720
-
-
total
7 145
9 358
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
13 401
13 526
13 029
9 525
After tax
17 599
17 474
17 971
21 475
Living cost
6 081
6 081
6 081
6 081
Free-cash
11 518
11 393
11 890
15 394

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
₴3692
₴3302
₴3059
₴3431
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
333
municipal
-
-
-
3 230
pensions
-
-
-
3 720
national
-
-
-
5 006
total
-
-
-
12 289
Employee
24 264
-
26 799
-
municipal
2 997
-
3 350
-
pensions
971
-
1 072
-
national
4 644
-
5 192
-
total
8 612
-
9 614
-
Employer
24 264
-
26 799
-
social contributions
261
-
288
-
pensions
1 941
-
2 144
-
total
2 202
-
2 432
-
Corporate
2 933
31 000
-
-
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%.

587
6 200
-
-
total
587
6 200
-
-
Dividends
2 346
24 800
-
-
withholding
516
5 456
-
-
total
516
5 456
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
11 917
11 656
12 046
12 289
After tax
19 083
19 344
18 954
18 711
Living cost
15 652
15 652
15 652
15 652
Free-cash
3 431
3 692
3 302
3 059

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
₴4038
₴3306
₴3306
₴4723
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
-
-
-
31 000
social contributions
-
-
-
2 757
income
-
-
-
7 275
total
-
-
-
10 032
Employee
24 253
-
31 000
-
social contributions
2 015
-
2 757
-
income
4 576
-
7 275
-
total
6 591
-
10 032
-
Employer
24 253
-
31 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 747
31 000
-
-
income
843
3 875
-
-
total
843
3 875
-
-
Dividends
5 904
27 125
-
-
withholding
1 181
5 425
-
-
total
1 181
5 425
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
8 615
9 300
10 032
10 032
After tax
22 385
21 700
20 968
20 968
Living cost
17 662
17 662
17 662
17 662
Free-cash
4 723
4 038
3 306
3 306

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
₴3457
₴1358
₴2833
₴1838
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
-
-
-
31 000
regional
-
-
-
342
social contributions
-
-
-
7 973
municipal
-
-
-
184
national
-
-
-
6 585
total
-
-
-
15 084
Employee
27 556
-
31 000
-
regional
260
-
299
-
municipal
146
-
164
-
social contributions
9 292
-
10 453
-
national
4 775
-
5 643
-
total
14 473
-
16 559
-
Employer
27 556
-
31 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 444
31 000
-
-
nationa
827
7 440
-
-
municipal
134
1 209
-
-
total
961
8 649
-
-
Dividends
2 483
22 351
-
-
withholding
645
5 811
-
-
total
645
5 811
-
-
Income
31 000
31 000
31 000
31 000
Total tax
16 079
14 460
16 559
15 084
After tax
14 921
16 540
14 441
15 916
Living cost
13 083
13 083
13 083
13 083
Free-cash
1 838
3 457
1 358
2 833

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
₴7942
₴5971
₴7439
₴7253
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
-
-
-
31 000
regional
-
-
-
467
social contributions
-
-
-
7 973
municipal
-
-
-
184
national
-
-
-
6 585
total
-
-
-
15 209
Employee
17 199
-
31 000
-
regional
232
-
417
-
municipal
91
-
164
-
social contributions
5 800
-
10 453
-
national
2 725
-
5 643
-
total
8 848
-
16 677
-
Employer
17 199
-
31 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 801
31 000
-
-
nationa
3 312
7 440
-
-
municipal
686
1 541
-
-
total
3 998
8 981
-
-
Dividends
9 803