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
₴ 34500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴15946
₴19523
₴16863
₴20682
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
-
-
-
34 500
social contributions
-
-
-
7 590
income
-
-
-
596
total
-
-
-
8 186
Employee
11 089
-
29 870
-
social contributions
721
-
1 941
-
income
-
-
698
-
total
721
-
2 639
-
Employer
11 089
-
29 870
-
social contributions
1 719
-
4 630
-
total
1 719
-
4 630
-
Corporate
21 692
34 500
-
-
income
2 169
3 450
-
-
total
2 169
3 450
-
-
Dividends
19 523
31 050
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
4 609
3 450
7 269
8 186
After tax
29 891
31 050
27 231
26 314
Living cost
10 368
10 368
10 368
10 368
Free-cash
19 523
20 682
16 863
15 946

Estimated living cost  is ₴10368 per week

₴6704
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴782
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2688
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
₴6533
₴8203
-₴526
₴8373
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
-
-
-
34 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
2 639
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
138
pensions
-
-
-
6 382
income
-
-
-
5 689
total
-
-
-
16 963
Employee
15 077
13 745
26 789
-
unemployment
452
412
804
-
other
151
137
268
-
income
1 343
1 014
5 090
-
pensions
1 544
1 407
2 743
-
health
583
532
1 037
-
total
4 073
3 502
9 942
-
Employer
15 077
13 745
26 789
-
pensions
1 892
1 725
3 362
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
452
412
804
-
other
716
653
1 272
-
health
570
520
1 013
-
accident
196
179
348
-
unemployment
452
412
804
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
107
-
total
4 338
3 956
7 710
-
Corporate
15 084
16 799
25 480
-
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.

3 771
4 200
6 370
-
total
3 771
4 200
6 370
-
Dividends
11 313
12 599
-
-
withholding
3 111
3 465
-
-
total
3 111
3 465
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
15 293
15 123
24 022
16 963
After tax
19 207
19 377
10 478
17 537
Living cost
11 004
11 004
11 004
11 004
Free-cash
8 203
8 373
-526
6 533

Estimated living cost  is ₴11004 per week

₴6601
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1124
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.
₴3083
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
₴5315
₴6653
-₴1689
₴7186
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
-
-
-
34 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
2 639
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
138
pensions
-
-
-
6 382
income
-
-
-
5 689
total
-
-
-
17 031
Employee
17 237
13 745
26 736
-
unemployment
517
412
802
-
other
172
137
267
-
income
1 962
1 014
5 072
-
pensions
1 765
1 407
2 738
-
health
667
532
1 035
-
total
5 083
3 502
9 914
-
Employer
17 237
13 745
26 736
-
pensions
2 163
1 725
3 355
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
517
412
802
-
other
819
653
1 270
-
health
651
520
1 011
-
accident
224
179
348
-
unemployment
517
412
802
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
107
-
total
5 028
4 024
7 763
-
Corporate
12 234
16 730
25 429
-
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.

3 059
4 183
6 358
-
total
3 059
4 183
6 358
-
Dividends
9 176
12 548
-
-
withholding
2 523
3 451
-
-
total
2 523
3 451
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
15 693
15 160
24 035
17 031
After tax
18 807
19 340
10 465
17 469
Living cost
12 154
12 154
12 154
12 154
Free-cash
6 653
7 186
-1 689
5 315

Estimated living cost  is ₴12154 per week

₴8106
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1037
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.
₴2811
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
₴3627
₴1600
₴874
₴6773
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
-
-
-
34 500
national
-
-
-
11 168
communal

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

-
-
-
1 747
social contributions
-
-
-
5 382
total
-
-
-
18 297
Employee

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

24 672
-
26 722
-
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
-
232
-
national
7 585
-
8 387
-
communal

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

1 287
-
1 394
-
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.

1 850
-
2 004
-
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.

1 159
-
1 255
-
total
12 096
-
13 272
-
Employer

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

24 672
-
26 722
-
surtax
2 798
-
3 031
-
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.

2 186
-
2 367
-
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.

1 517
-
1 643
-
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.

321
-
347
-
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.

360
-
390
-
total
7 182
-
7 778
-
Corporate
2 646
34 500
-
-
income
530
6 900
-
-
surtax
10
138
-
-
total
540
7 038
-
-
Dividends
2 106
27 462
-
-
withholding

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

506
8 113
-
-
total
506
8 113
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
20 324
15 151
21 050
18 297
After tax
14 176
19 349
13 450
16 203
Living cost
12 576
12 576
12 576
12 576
Free-cash
1 600
6 773
874
3 627

Estimated living cost  is ₴12576 per week

₴8101
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1100
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.
₴3179
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
₴20179
₴21467
₴21250
₴23567
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
-
-
-
34 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 385
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 782
income
-
-
-
5 175
total
-
-
-
8 390
Employee
7 853
-
32 137
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
income
785
-
3 214
-
pensions

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

689
-
1 057
-
health
361
-
554
-
total
1 921
-
4 957
-
Employer
7 853
-
32 137
-
pensions

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

865
-
1 327
-
health
542
-
831
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 540
-
2 362
-
Corporate
25 106
34 500
-
-
income
2 511
3 450
-
-
total
2 511
3 450
-
-
Dividends
22 596
31 050
-
-
withholding
1 130
1 552
-
-
total
1 130
1 552
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
7 102
5 002
7 319
8 390
After tax
27 398
29 498
27 181
26 110
Living cost
5 931
5 931
5 931
5 931
Free-cash
21 467
23 567
21 250
20 179

Estimated living cost  is ₴5931 per week

₴3923
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴340
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴141
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.
₴1527
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
₴21590
₴23376
₴22661
₴24978
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
-
-
-
34 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 385
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 782
income
-
-
-
5 175
total
-
-
-
8 390
Employee
5 985
-
32 137
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
income
598
-
3 214
-
pensions

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

526
-
1 057
-
health
275
-
554
-
total
1 465
-
4 957
-
Employer
5 985
-
32 137
-
pensions

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

660
-
1 327
-
health
413
-
831
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 175
-
2 362
-
Corporate
27 340
34 500
-
-
income
2 734
3 450
-
-
total
2 734
3 450
-
-
Dividends
24 606
31 050
-
-
withholding
1 230
1 552
-
-
total
1 230
1 552
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
6 604
5 002
7 319
8 390
After tax
27 896
29 498
27 181
26 110
Living cost
4 520
4 520
4 520
4 520
Free-cash
23 376
24 978
22 661
21 590

Estimated living cost  is ₴4520 per week

₴2639
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴323
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.
₴1439
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
₴16487
₴15390
₴16452
₴17269
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
-
-
-
34 500
health
-
-
-
880
social contributions
-
-
-
5 382
income
-
-
-
3 765
total
-
-
-
10 027
Employee
26 522
26 522
31 321
-
income
2 888
2 455
3 751
-
social contributions
1 003
2 201
2 600
-
health
206
451
532
-
total
4 097
5 107
6 883
-
Employer
26 522
26 522
31 321
-
social contributions
1 003
2 201
2 600
-
health
223
491
579
-
total
1 226
2 692
3 179
-
Corporate
21 192
5 285
-
-
income
2 649
660
-
-
total
2 649
660
-
-
Dividends
18 543
4 625
-
-
withholding
3 152
786
-
-
total
3 152
786
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
11 124
9 245
10 062
10 027
After tax
23 376
25 255
24 438
24 473
Living cost
7 986
7 986
7 986
7 986
Free-cash
15 390
17 269
16 452
16 487

Estimated living cost  is ₴7986 per week

₴4786
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴783
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.
₴2240
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
₴13286
₴12636
₴13251
₴14068
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
-
-
-
34 500
health
-
-
-
880
social contributions
-
-
-
5 382
income
-
-
-
3 765
total
-
-
-
10 027
Employee
26 522
26 522
31 321
-
income
2 785
2 455
3 751
-
social contributions
1 289
2 201
2 600
-
health
264
451
532
-
total
4 338
5 107
6 883
-
Employer
26 522
26 522
31 321
-
social contributions
1 289
2 201
2 600
-
health
287
491
579
-
total
1 576
2 692
3 179
-
Corporate
17 399
5 285
-
-
income
2 175
660
-
-
total
2 175
660
-
-
Dividends
15 224
4 625
-
-
withholding
2 588
786
-
-
total
2 588
786
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
10 677
9 245
10 062
10 027
After tax
23 823
25 255
24 438
24 473
Living cost
11 187
11 187
11 187
11 187
Free-cash
12 636
14 068
13 251
13 286

Estimated living cost  is ₴11187 per week

₴7648
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴874
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.
₴2478
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
₴8841
₴12949
₴9543
₴15790
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
-
-
-
34 500
health
-
-
-
4 657
social contributions
-
-
-
10 074
income
-
-
-
2 965
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 696
Employee
11 710
-
25 746
-
income
1 405
-
3 090
-
social contributions
761
-
1 674
-
health
1 581
-
3 476
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 747
-
8 240
-
Employer
11 710
-
25 746
-
social contributions
2 928
-
6 437
-
health
1 054
-
2 317
-
total
3 982
-
8 754
-
Corporate
18 808
34 500
-
-
income
3 574
6 555
-
-
total
3 574
6 555
-
-
Dividends
15 235
27 945
-
-
withholding
2 285
4 192
-
-
total
2 285
4 192
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
13 588
10 747
16 994
17 696
After tax
20 912
23 753
17 506
16 804
Living cost
7 963
7 963
7 963
7 963
Free-cash
12 949
15 790
9 543
8 841

Estimated living cost  is ₴7963 per week

₴5531
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴566
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.
₴1709
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
₴6991
₴10439
₴7693
₴13940
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
-
-
-
34 500
health
-
-
-
4 657
social contributions
-
-
-
10 074
income
-
-
-
2 965
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 696
Employee
14 430
-
25 746
-
income
1 732
-
3 090
-
social contributions
938
-
1 674
-
health
1 948
-
3 476
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 618
-
8 240
-
Employer
14 430
-
25 746
-
social contributions
3 608
-
6 437
-
health
1 299
-
2 317
-
total
4 907
-
8 754
-
Corporate
15 163
34 500
-
-
income
2 881
6 555
-
-
total
2 881
6 555
-
-
Dividends
12 282
27 945
-
-
withholding
1 842
4 192
-
-
total
1 842
4 192
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
14 248
10 747
16 994
17 696
After tax
20 252
23 753
17 506
16 804
Living cost
9 813
9 813
9 813
9 813
Free-cash
10 439
13 940
7 693
6 991

Estimated living cost  is ₴9813 per week

₴7297
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴544
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.
₴1802
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
₴4745
-₴40876
-₴40876
-₴40876
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
-
-
-
34 500
national
-
-
-
3 657
pensions
-
-
-
300
municipal
-
-
-
6 401
labour market
-
-
-
2 736
total
-
-
-
13 094
Employee
70 323
70 323
70 323
-
municipal
14 975
14 975
14 975
-
national
8 591
8 591
8 591
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 618
5 618
5 618
-
total
29 284
29 284
29 284
-
Employer
70 323
70 323
70 323
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 626
5 626
5 626
-
municipal
14 999
14 999
14 999
-
national
8 606
8 606
8 606
-
total
29 431
29 431
29 431
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
58 715
58 715
58 715
13 094
After tax
-24 215
-24 215
-24 215
21 406
Living cost
16 661
16 661
16 661
16 661
Free-cash
-40 876
-40 876
-40 876
4 745

Estimated living cost  is ₴16661 per week

₴11403
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1474
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴256
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.
₴3528
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
₴10161
₴17126
₴11555
₴19269
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
-
-
-
34 500
health
-
-
-
4 485
pensions
-
-
-
6 900
income
-
-
-
4 623
total
-
-
-
16 008
Employee
9 785
-
25 785
-
unemployment
156
-
412
-
income
1 102
-
4 971
-
pensions
196
-
516
-
total
1 454
-
5 899
-
Employer
9 785
-
25 785
-
pensions
1 957
-
5 157
-
health
1 272
-
3 352
-
unemployment
79
-
206
-
total
3 308
-
8 715
-
Corporate
21 408
34 500
-
-
income
4 281
6 900
-
-
total
4 281
6 900
-
-
Dividends
17 126
27 600
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
9 043
6 900
14 614
16 008
After tax
25 457
27 600
19 886
18 492
Living cost
8 331
8 331
8 331
8 331
Free-cash
17 126
19 269
11 555
10 161

Estimated living cost  is ₴8331 per week

₴5714
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴496
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.
₴1953
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
₴11256
₴8949
₴6440
₴9697
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

-
-
-
34 500
national
-
-
-
3 475
health
-
-
-
387
municipal
-
-
-
6 140
total
-
-
-
10 002
Employee
18 147
-
29 024
-
unemployment
272
-
435
-
municipal
2 972
-
4 739
-
national
300
-
1 906
-
pensions
1 225
-
1 959
-
health
135
-
303
-
total
4 904
-
9 342
-
Employer
18 147
-
29 024
-
pensions
3 148
-
5 035
-
health
139
-
223
-
accident
18
-
29
-
unemployment
118
-
189
-
total
3 423
-
5 476
-
Corporate
12 929
34 500
-
-
income
2 586
6 900
-
-
total
2 586
6 900
-
-
Dividends

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

7 757
20 700
-
-
municipal
1 396
3 726
-
-
national
-
935
-
-
total
1 396
4 661
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
12 309
11 561
14 818
10 002
After tax
22 191
22 939
19 682
24 498
Living cost
13 242
13 242
13 242
13 242
Free-cash
8 949
9 697
6 440
11 256

Estimated living cost  is ₴13242 per week

₴8650
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1274
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴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.
₴3108
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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
₴9234
₴8674
₴8836
₴6756
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
-
-
-
34 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
639
pensions
-
-
-
8 654
social contributions
-
-
-
983
income
-
-
-
3 287
other
-
-
-
1 071
total
-
-
-
14 634
Employee
13 177
-
26 289
-
income
679
-
3 099
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
376
-
749
-
pensions
1 490
-
2 973
-
total
2 545
-
6 821
-
Employer
13 177
-
26 289
-
pensions
2 165
-
4 319
-
social contributions
39
-
79
-
other
455
-
907
-
health
922
-
1 841
-
unemployment
533
-
1 065
-
total
4 114
-
8 211
-
Corporate
17 208
34 500
-
-
income
4 818
9 660
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 818
9 660
-
-
Dividends
12 390
24 840
-
-
withholding
1 586
3 180
-
-
social contributions
2 131
4 272
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 717
7 452
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
15 194
17 112
15 032
14 634
After tax
19 306
17 388
19 468
19 866
Living cost
10 632
10 632
10 632
10 632
Free-cash
8 674
6 756
8 836
9 234

Estimated living cost  is ₴10632 per week

₴6166
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1080
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.
₴3184
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
₴8065
₴7624
₴7667
₴5587
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
-
-
-
34 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
639
pensions
-
-
-
8 654
social contributions
-
-
-
983
income
-
-
-
3 287
other
-
-
-
1 071
total
-
-
-
14 634
Employee
14 762
-
26 289
-
income
871
-
3 099
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
421
-
749
-
pensions
1 669
-
2 973
-
total
2 961
-
6 821
-
Employer
14 762
-
26 289
-
pensions
2 425
-
4 319
-
social contributions
45
-
79
-
other
509
-
907
-
health
1 034
-
1 841
-
unemployment
598
-
1 065
-
total
4 611
-
8 211
-
Corporate
15 128
34 500
-
-
income
4 236
9 660
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 236
9 660
-
-
Dividends
10 893
24 840
-
-
withholding
1 394
3 180
-
-
social contributions
1 873
4 272
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 267
7 452
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
15 075
17 112
15 032
14 634
After tax
19 425
17 388
19 468
19 866
Living cost
11 801
11 801
11 801
11 801
Free-cash
7 624
5 587
7 667
8 065

Estimated living cost  is ₴11801 per week

₴7441
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴960
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.
₴3200
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
₴3207
₴3100
₴2809
₴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
-
-
-
34 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
639
pensions
-
-
-
8 654
social contributions
-
-
-
983
income
-
-
-
3 287
other
-
-
-
1 071
total
-
-
-
14 634
Employee
21 603
-
26 289
-
income
1 885
-
3 099
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
615
-
749
-
pensions
2 443
-
2 973
-
total
4 943
-
6 821
-
Employer
21 603
-
26 289
-
pensions
3 550
-
4 319
-
social contributions
65
-
79
-
other
746
-
907
-
health
1 512
-
1 841
-
unemployment
875
-
1 065
-
total
6 748
-
8 211
-
Corporate
6 150
34 500
-
-
income
1 722
9 660
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 722
9 660
-
-
Dividends
4 428
24 840
-
-
withholding
567
3 180
-
-
social contributions
761
4 272
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 328
7 452
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
14 741
17 112
15 032
14 634
After tax
19 759
17 388
19 468
19 866
Living cost
16 659
16 659
16 659
16 659
Free-cash
3 100
729
2 809
3 207

Estimated living cost  is ₴16659 per week

₴11275
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1363
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴228
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.
₴3793
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
₴31923
₴30125
₴25368
₴30543
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%.

-
-
-
34 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
345
total
-
-
-
345
Employee
2 789
-
34 500
-
income
558
-
6 900
-
total
558
-
6 900
-
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%.

31 711
34 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
31 711
34 500
-
-
withholding
1 585
1 725
-
-
total
1 585
1 725
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
2 143
1 725
6 900
345
After tax
32 357
32 775
27 600
34 155
Living cost
2 232
2 232
2 232
2 232
Free-cash
30 125
30 543
25 368
31 923

Estimated living cost  is ₴2232 per week

₴1383
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.
₴602
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
₴30678
₴28646
₴24123
₴29298
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%.

-
-
-
34 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
345
total
-
-
-
345
Employee
4 347
-
34 500
-
income
869
-
6 900
-
total
869
-
6 900
-
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%.

30 153
34 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
30 153
34 500
-
-
withholding
1 508
1 725
-
-
total
1 508
1 725
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
2 377
1 725
6 900
345
After tax
32 123
32 775
27 600
34 155
Living cost
3 477
3 477
3 477
3 477
Free-cash
28 646
29 298
24 123
30 678

Estimated living cost  is ₴3477 per week

₴2353
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.
₴117
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.
₴862
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
₴8595
₴8995
₴11245
₴4482
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.

-
-
-
34 500
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.

-
-
-
395
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.

-
-
-
2 356
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.

-
-
-
7 188
trade
-
-
-
2 650
total
-
-
-
12 589
Employee

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

17 162
-
34 500
-
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.

1 411
-
7 188
-
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
-
395
-
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.

2 356
-
2 356
-
total
3 845
-
9 939
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 338
34 500
-
-
trade
2 488
4 951
-
-
income
2 601
5 175
-
-
chamber of commerce
78
103
-
-
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.

143
285
-
-
total
5 310
10 514
-
-
Dividends
12 029
23 987
-
-
withholding
2 876
5 865
-
-
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
323
-
-
total
3 034
6 188
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
12 189
16 702
9 939
12 589
After tax
22 311
17 798
24 561
21 911
Living cost
13 316
13 316
13 316
13 316
Free-cash
8 995
4 482
11 245
8 595

Estimated living cost  is ₴13316 per week

₴9186
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.
₴193
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.
₴2504
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
₴11206
₴10812
₴14114
₴6996
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.

-
-
-
34 500
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.

-
-
-
395
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.

-
-
-
2 356
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.

-
-
-
7 188
trade
-
-
-
2 908
total
-
-
-
12 847
Employee

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

13 192
-
34 500
-
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.

369
-
7 188
-
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
-
395
-
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.

2 356
-
2 356
-
total
2 745
-
9 939
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
21 308
34 500
-
-
trade
3 356
5 434
-
-
income
3 196
5 175
-
-
chamber of commerce
83
102
-
-
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.

176
285
-
-
total
6 811
10 996
-
-
Dividends
14 496
23 504
-
-
withholding
3 493
5 745
-
-
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.

192
316
-
-
total
3 685
6 061
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
13 241
17 057
9 939
12 847
After tax
21 259
17 443
24 561
21 653
Living cost
10 447
10 447
10 447
10 447
Free-cash
10 812
6 996
14 114
11 206

Estimated living cost  is ₴10447 per week

₴6572
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1218
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2462
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
₴7974
₴8564
₴11011
₴3715
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.

-
-
-
34 500
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.

-
-
-
395
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.

-
-
-
2 356
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.

-
-
-
7 188
trade
-
-
-
3 037
total
-
-
-
12 976
Employee

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

17 491
-
34 500
-
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.

1 503
-
7 188
-
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.

82
-
395
-
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.

2 356
-
2 356
-
total
3 941
-
9 939
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 009
34 500
-
-
trade
2 798
5 676
-
-
income
2 551
5 175
-
-
chamber of commerce
77
101
-
-
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.

140
285
-
-
total
5 566
11 237
-
-
Dividends
11 442
23 263
-
-
withholding
2 729
5 685
-
-
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.

150
313
-
-
total
2 879
5 998
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
12 386
17 235
9 939
12 976
After tax
22 114
17 265
24 561
21 524
Living cost
13 550
13 550
13 550
13 550
Free-cash
8 564
3 715
11 011
7 974

Estimated living cost  is ₴13550 per week

₴9062
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1429
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.
₴2856
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
₴5593
₴6880
₴8760
₴1288
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.

-
-
-
34 500
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.

-
-
-
395
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.

-
-
-
2 356
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.

-
-
-
7 188
trade
-
-
-
3 167
total
-
-
-
13 106
Employee

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

20 729
-
34 500
-
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.

2 438
-
7 188
-
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.

134
-
395
-
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.

2 356
-
2 356
-
total
4 928
-
9 939
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 771
34 500
-
-
trade
2 362
5 916
-
-
income
2 066
5 175
-
-
chamber of commerce
72
101
-
-
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.

114
285
-
-
total
4 614
11 477
-
-
Dividends
9 158
23 023
-
-
withholding
2 159
5 624
-
-
surtax

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

118
310
-
-
total
2 277
5 934
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
11 819
17 411
9 939
13 106
After tax
22 681
17 089
24 561
21 394
Living cost
15 801
15 801
15 801
15 801
Free-cash
6 880
1 288
8 760
5 593

Estimated living cost  is ₴15801 per week

₴11540
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1264
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.
₴2792
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
₴10001
₴12856
₴9333
₴13953
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
-
-
-
34 500
surtax
-
-
-
796
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 450
pensions
-
-
-
6 900
income
-
-
-
6 527
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
16 752
Employee
11 616
-
28 501
-
unemployment
808
-
1 984
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 947
-
6 090
-
surtax
41
-
719
-
pensions
775
-
1 901
-
health
297
-
727
-
total
3 868
-
11 421
-
Employer
11 616
-
28 501
-
pensions
1 549
-
3 799
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
528
-
1 297
-
unemployment
369
-
903
-
total
2 446
-
5 999
-
Corporate
20 439
34 500
-
-
income
5 314
8 970
-
-
total
5 314
8 970
-
-
Dividends
15 125
25 530
-
-
withholding
2 269
3 830
-
-
total
2 269
3 830
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
13 897
12 800
17 420
16 752
After tax
20 603
21 700
17 080
17 748
Living cost
7 747
7 747
7 747
7 747
Free-cash
12 856
13 953
9 333
10 001

Estimated living cost  is ₴7747 per week

₴4677
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴674
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴180
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.
₴2217
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
₴10137
₴13016
₴9469
₴14089
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
-
-
-
34 500
surtax
-
-
-
796
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 450
pensions
-
-
-
6 900
income
-
-
-
6 527
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
16 752
Employee
11 406
-
28 501
-
unemployment
794
-
1 984
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 912
-
6 090
-
surtax
37
-
719
-
pensions
761
-
1 901
-
health
291
-
727
-
total
3 795
-
11 421
-
Employer
11 406
-
28 501
-
pensions
1 521
-
3 799
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
519
-
1 297
-
unemployment
361
-
903
-
total
2 401
-
5 999
-
Corporate
20 693
34 500
-
-
income
5 380
8 970
-
-
total
5 380
8 970
-
-
Dividends
15 313
25 530
-
-
withholding
2 297
3 830
-
-
total
2 297
3 830
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
13 873
12 800
17 420
16 752
After tax
20 627
21 700
17 080
17 748
Living cost
7 611
7 611
7 611
7 611
Free-cash
13 016
14 089
9 469
10 137

Estimated living cost  is ₴7611 per week

₴4654
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴702
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2079
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
₴17051
₴12740
₴13151
₴12599
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
-
-
-
34 500
unemployment
-
-
-
517
health
-
-
-
2 415
pensions
-
-
-
3 450
income
-
-
-
4 218
total
-
-
-
10 600
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.

9 886
3 935
28 870
-
unemployment
148
59
433
-
income
1 209
481
3 529
-
pensions
989
393
2 887
-
health
692
275
2 021
-
total
3 038
1 208
8 870
-
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.

9 886
3 935
28 870
-
pensions
1 928
767
5 630
-
total
1 928
767
5 630
-
Corporate
22 686
29 798
-
-
income
2 042
2 682
-
-
total
2 042
2 682
-
-
Dividends
20 644
27 116
-
-
withholding
3 922
5 152
-
-
social contributions
3 981
5 243
-
-
total
7 903
10 395
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
14 911
15 052
14 500
10 600
After tax
19 589
19 448
20 000
23 900
Living cost
6 849
6 849
6 849
6 849
Free-cash
12 740
12 599
13 151
17 051

Estimated living cost  is ₴6849 per week

₴4674
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴560
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴137
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.
₴1478
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
₴4079
₴4552
₴4350
₴4829
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
-
-
-
34 500
national
-
-
-
5 598
pensions
-
-
-
4 140
social contributions
-
-
-
371
municipal
-
-
-
3 613
total
-
-
-
13 722
Employee
25 887
-
29 825
-
municipal
3 197
-
3 746
-
national
4 955
-
5 805
-
pensions
1 035
-
1 193
-
total
9 187
-
10 744
-
Employer
25 887
-
29 825
-
pensions
2 071
-
2 386
-
social contributions
278
-
321
-
total
2 349
-
2 707
-
Corporate
4 556
34 500
-
-
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%.

911
6 900
-
-
total
911
6 900
-
-
Dividends
3 645
27 600
-
-
withholding
802
6 072
-
-
total
802
6 072
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
13 249
12 972
13 451
13 722
After tax
21 251
21 528
21 049
20 778
Living cost
16 699
16 699
16 699
16 699
Free-cash
4 552
4 829
4 350
4 079

Estimated living cost  is ₴16699 per week

₴11350
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1552
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴250
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.
₴3547
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
₴3685
₴5264
₴3685
₴4501
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
-
-
-
34 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 068
income
-
-
-
8 099
total
-
-
-
11 167
Employee
26 980
-
34 500
-
social contributions
2 241
-
3 068
-
income
5 091
-
8 099
-
total
7 332
-
11 167
-
Employer
26 980
-
34 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 520
34 500
-
-
income
940
4 313
-
-
total
940
4 313
-
-
Dividends
6 580
30 187
-
-
withholding
1 316
6 038
-
-
total
1 316
6 038
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
9 588
10 351
11 167
11 167
After tax
24 912
24 149
23 333
23 333
Living cost
19 648
19 648
19 648
19 648
Free-cash
5 264
4 501
3 685
3 685

Estimated living cost  is ₴19648 per week

₴14948
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1601
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.
₴2911
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
₴3156
₴2052
₴1517
₴3852
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
-
-
-
34 500
national
-
-
-
7 330
regional
-
-
-
381
social contributions
-
-
-
8 874
municipal
-
-
-
205
total
-
-
-
16 790
Employee
30 654
-
34 500
-
municipal
162
-
183
-
national
5 312
-
6 280
-
social contributions
10 337
-
11 633
-
regional
289
-
333
-
total
16 100
-
18 429
-
Employer
30 654
-
34 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 846
34 500
-
-
nationa
923
8 280
-
-
municipal
150
1 346
-
-
total
1 073
9 626
-
-
Dividends
2 773
24 874
-
-
withholding
721
6 468
-
-
total
721
6 468
-
-
Income
34 500
34 500
34 500
34 500
Total tax
17 894
16 094
18 429
16 790
After tax
16 606
18 406
16 071
17 710
Living cost
14 554
14 554
14 554
14 554
Free-cash
2 052
3 852
1 517
3 156

Estimated living cost  is ₴14554 per week

₴10145
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴954
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴223
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.
₴3231
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
₴8280
₴8077
₴6649
₴8843
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
-
-
-
34 500
national
-
-
-
7 330
regional
-
-
-
520
social contributions
-
-
-
8 874
municipal
-
-
-
205
total
-
-
-
16 929
Employee
19 133
-
34 500
-
municipal
101
-
183
-
national
3 031
-
6 280
-
social contributions
6 452
-
11 633
-
regional
258
-
464
-
total
9 842
-
18 560
-
Employer
19 133
-
34 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
15 367
34 500
-
-
nationa
3 688
8 280
-
-
municipal
764
1 715
-
-
total
4 452
9 995
-
-