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
₴ 35000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴16269
₴19937
₴17200
₴21099
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
-
-
-
35 000
social contributions
-
-
-
7 701
income
-
-
-
629
total
-
-
-
8 330
Employee
11 123
-
30 303
-
social contributions
723
-
1 970
-
income
-
-
732
-
total
723
-
2 702
-
Employer
11 123
-
30 303
-
social contributions
1 724
-
4 697
-
total
1 724
-
4 697
-
Corporate
22 152
35 000
-
-
income
2 215
3 500
-
-
total
2 215
3 500
-
-
Dividends
19 937
31 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
4 662
3 500
7 399
8 330
After tax
30 338
31 500
27 601
26 670
Living cost
10 400
10 400
10 400
10 400
Free-cash
19 937
21 099
17 200
16 269

Estimated living cost  is ₴10400 per week

₴6725
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴784
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴196
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2696
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Graz , Austria
₴6718
₴8441
-₴460
₴8609
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
-
-
-
35 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 122
health
-
-
-
2 678
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
140
pensions
-
-
-
6 475
income
-
-
-
5 828
total
-
-
-
17 243
Employee
15 124
13 788
27 177
-
unemployment
454
414
815
-
other
151
138
272
-
income
1 347
1 017
5 211
-
pensions
1 549
1 412
2 783
-
health
585
534
1 052
-
total
4 086
3 515
10 133
-
Employer
15 124
13 788
27 177
-
pensions
1 898
1 731
3 411
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
454
414
815
-
other
718
655
1 291
-
health
572
521
1 028
-
accident
196
179
353
-
unemployment
454
414
815
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
109
-
total
4 352
3 969
7 822
-
Corporate
15 523
17 243
25 864
-
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.

3 880
4 311
6 466
-
total
3 880
4 311
6 466
-
Dividends
11 643
12 933
-
-
withholding
3 202
3 557
-
-
total
3 202
3 557
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
15 520
15 352
24 421
17 243
After tax
19 480
19 648
10 579
17 757
Living cost
11 038
11 038
11 038
11 038
Free-cash
8 441
8 609
-460
6 718

Estimated living cost  is ₴11038 per week

₴6622
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1127
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3093
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Vienna , Austria
₴5497
₴6886
-₴1625
₴7421
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
-
-
-
35 000
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 122
health
-
-
-
2 678
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
140
pensions
-
-
-
6 475
income
-
-
-
5 828
total
-
-
-
17 311
Employee
17 291
13 788
27 125
-
unemployment
519
414
814
-
other
173
138
271
-
income
1 968
1 017
5 193
-
pensions
1 771
1 412
2 777
-
health
669
534
1 050
-
total
5 100
3 515
10 105
-
Employer
17 291
13 788
27 125
-
pensions
2 170
1 731
3 404
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
519
414
814
-
other
821
655
1 288
-
health
653
521
1 026
-
accident
225
179
353
-
unemployment
519
414
814
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
108
-
total
5 044
4 037
7 875
-
Corporate
12 665
17 175
25 812
-
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.

3 166
4 293
6 453
-
total
3 166
4 293
6 453
-
Dividends
9 499
12 881
-
-
withholding
2 612
3 542
-
-
total
2 612
3 542
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
15 922
15 387
24 433
17 311
After tax
19 078
19 613
10 567
17 689
Living cost
12 192
12 192
12 192
12 192
Free-cash
6 886
7 421
-1 625
5 497

Estimated living cost  is ₴12192 per week

₴8131
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1040
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴200
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2820
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₴3775
₴1825
₴1005
₴7013
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
-
-
-
35 000
national
-
-
-
11 357
communal

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

-
-
-
1 771
social contributions
-
-
-
5 482
total
-
-
-
18 610
Employee

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

24 749
-
27 108
-
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
-
236
-
national
7 609
-
8 531
-
communal

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

1 291
-
1 414
-
pensions

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

1 856
-
2 033
-
health

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

1 163
-
1 274
-
total
12 134
-
13 488
-
Employer

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

24 749
-
27 108
-
surtax
2 806
-
3 074
-
pensions

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

2 193
-
2 402
-
health

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

1 522
-
1 667
-
accident

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

322
-
353
-
unemployment

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

361
-
396
-
total
7 204
-
7 892
-
Corporate
3 047
35 000
-
-
income
609
7 000
-
-
surtax
12
140
-
-
total
621
7 140
-
-
Dividends
2 425
27 860
-
-
withholding

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

601
8 232
-
-
total
601
8 232
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
20 560
15 372
21 380
18 610
After tax
14 440
19 628
13 620
16 390
Living cost
12 615
12 615
12 615
12 615
Free-cash
1 825
7 013
1 005
3 775

Estimated living cost  is ₴12615 per week

₴8126
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1103
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴198
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3189
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₴20571
₴21864
₴21663
₴23973
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
-
-
-
35 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 390
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 789
income
-
-
-
5 250
total
-
-
-
8 477
Employee
7 881
-
32 629
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
income
788
-
3 263
-
pensions

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

692
-
1 061
-
health
363
-
556
-
total
1 930
-
5 013
-
Employer
7 881
-
32 629
-
pensions

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

868
-
1 332
-
health
544
-
834
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
133
-
unemployment
47
-
73
-
total
1 546
-
2 372
-
Corporate
25 572
35 000
-
-
income
2 557
3 500
-
-
total
2 557
3 500
-
-
Dividends
23 015
31 500
-
-
withholding
1 151
1 575
-
-
total
1 151
1 575
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
7 184
5 075
7 385
8 477
After tax
27 816
29 925
27 615
26 523
Living cost
5 952
5 952
5 952
5 952
Free-cash
21 864
23 973
21 663
20 571

Estimated living cost  is ₴5952 per week

₴3937
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴341
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴142
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1533
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₴21987
₴23782
₴23079
₴25389
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
-
-
-
35 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 390
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 789
income
-
-
-
5 250
total
-
-
-
8 477
Employee
6 007
-
32 629
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
income
601
-
3 263
-
pensions

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

527
-
1 061
-
health
276
-
556
-
total
1 470
-
5 013
-
Employer
6 007
-
32 629
-
pensions

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

662
-
1 332
-
health
415
-
834
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
133
-
unemployment
36
-
73
-
total
1 179
-
2 372
-
Corporate
27 814
35 000
-
-
income
2 781
3 500
-
-
total
2 781
3 500
-
-
Dividends
25 033
31 500
-
-
withholding
1 252
1 575
-
-
total
1 252
1 575
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
6 682
5 075
7 385
8 477
After tax
28 318
29 925
27 615
26 523
Living cost
4 536
4 536
4 536
4 536
Free-cash
23 782
25 389
23 079
21 987

Estimated living cost  is ₴4536 per week

₴2648
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴120
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1444
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₴16764
₴15723
₴16727
₴17607
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
-
-
-
35 000
health
-
-
-
892
social contributions
-
-
-
5 460
income
-
-
-
3 873
total
-
-
-
10 225
Employee
26 605
26 605
31 775
-
income
2 897
2 463
3 858
-
social contributions
1 006
2 208
2 638
-
health
206
452
540
-
total
4 109
5 123
7 036
-
Employer
26 605
26 605
31 775
-
social contributions
1 006
2 208
2 638
-
health
224
492
588
-
total
1 230
2 700
3 226
-
Corporate
21 650
5 694
-
-
income
2 706
712
-
-
total
2 706
712
-
-
Dividends
18 944
4 982
-
-
withholding
3 221
847
-
-
total
3 221
847
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
11 266
9 382
10 262
10 225
After tax
23 734
25 618
24 738
24 775
Living cost
8 011
8 011
8 011
8 011
Free-cash
15 723
17 607
16 727
16 764

Estimated living cost  is ₴8011 per week

₴4801
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴786
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2247
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₴13553
₴12960
₴13516
₴14396
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
-
-
-
35 000
health
-
-
-
892
social contributions
-
-
-
5 460
income
-
-
-
3 873
total
-
-
-
10 225
Employee
26 605
26 605
31 775
-
income
2 794
2 463
3 858
-
social contributions
1 293
2 208
2 638
-
health
265
452
540
-
total
4 352
5 123
7 036
-
Employer
26 605
26 605
31 775
-
social contributions
1 293
2 208
2 638
-
health
288
492
588
-
total
1 581
2 700
3 226
-
Corporate
17 845
5 694
-
-
income
2 230
712
-
-
total
2 230
712
-
-
Dividends
15 615
4 982
-
-
withholding
2 655
847
-
-
total
2 655
847
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
10 818
9 382
10 262
10 225
After tax
24 182
25 618
24 738
24 775
Living cost
11 222
11 222
11 222
11 222
Free-cash
12 960
14 396
13 516
13 553

Estimated living cost  is ₴11222 per week

₴7672
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴877
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2486
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₴9054
₴13252
₴9768
₴16105
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
-
-
-
35 000
health
-
-
-
4 725
social contributions
-
-
-
10 220
income
-
-
-
3 008
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 953
Employee
11 755
-
26 119
-
income
1 411
-
3 134
-
social contributions
764
-
1 698
-
health
1 587
-
3 526
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 762
-
8 358
-
Employer
11 755
-
26 119
-
social contributions
2 939
-
6 530
-
health
1 058
-
2 351
-
total
3 997
-
8 881
-
Corporate
19 249
35 000
-
-
income
3 657
6 650
-
-
total
3 657
6 650
-
-
Dividends
15 591
28 350
-
-
withholding
2 339
4 252
-
-
total
2 339
4 252
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
13 755
10 902
17 239
17 953
After tax
21 245
24 098
17 761
17 047
Living cost
7 993
7 993
7 993
7 993
Free-cash
13 252
16 105
9 768
9 054

Estimated living cost  is ₴7993 per week

₴5552
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴569
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴157
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1715
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
₴7197
₴10734
₴7911
₴14248
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
-
-
-
35 000
health
-
-
-
4 725
social contributions
-
-
-
10 220
income
-
-
-
3 008
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 953
Employee
14 485
-
26 119
-
income
1 738
-
3 134
-
social contributions
942
-
1 698
-
health
1 955
-
3 526
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 635
-
8 358
-
Employer
14 485
-
26 119
-
social contributions
3 621
-
6 530
-
health
1 304
-
2 351
-
total
4 925
-
8 881
-
Corporate
15 590
35 000
-
-
income
2 962
6 650
-
-
total
2 962
6 650
-
-
Dividends
12 628
28 350
-
-
withholding
1 894
4 252
-
-
total
1 894
4 252
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
14 416
10 902
17 239
17 953
After tax
20 584
24 098
17 761
17 047
Living cost
9 850
9 850
9 850
9 850
Free-cash
10 734
14 248
7 911
7 197

Estimated living cost  is ₴9850 per week

₴7325
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴546
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴170
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1809
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
₴4980
-₴40608
-₴40608
-₴40608
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
-
-
-
35 000
national
-
-
-
3 716
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
6 515
labour market
-
-
-
2 776
total
-
-
-
13 308
Employee
70 538
70 538
70 538
-
municipal
15 021
15 021
15 021
-
national
8 618
8 618
8 618
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 635
5 635
5 635
-
total
29 374
29 374
29 374
-
Employer
70 538
70 538
70 538
-
pensions
201
201
201
-
labour market
5 643
5 643
5 643
-
municipal
15 045
15 045
15 045
-
national
8 633
8 633
8 633
-
total
29 522
29 522
29 522
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
58 896
58 896
58 896
13 308
After tax
-23 896
-23 896
-23 896
21 692
Living cost
16 712
16 712
16 712
16 712
Free-cash
-40 608
-40 608
-40 608
4 980

Estimated living cost  is ₴16712 per week

₴11438
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1478
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴257
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3539
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₴10403
₴17493
₴11818
₴19643
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
-
-
-
35 000
health
-
-
-
4 550
pensions
-
-
-
7 000
income
-
-
-
4 690
total
-
-
-
16 240
Employee
9 815
-
26 158
-
unemployment
157
-
418
-
income
1 105
-
5 043
-
pensions
196
-
523
-
total
1 458
-
5 984
-
Employer
9 815
-
26 158
-
pensions
1 963
-
5 232
-
health
1 276
-
3 400
-
unemployment
79
-
209
-
total
3 318
-
8 841
-
Corporate
21 867
35 000
-
-
income
4 374
7 000
-
-
total
4 374
7 000
-
-
Dividends
17 493
28 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
9 150
7 000
14 825
16 240
After tax
25 850
28 000
20 175
18 760
Living cost
8 357
8 357
8 357
8 357
Free-cash
17 493
19 643
11 818
10 403

Estimated living cost  is ₴8357 per week

₴5732
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴168
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1959
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₴11524
₴9247
₴6651
₴9957
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

-
-
-
35 000
national
-
-
-
3 568
health
-
-
-
395
municipal
-
-
-
6 229
total
-
-
-
10 192
Employee
18 204
-
29 444
-
unemployment
273
-
442
-
municipal
2 982
-
4 807
-
national
301
-
1 963
-
pensions
1 228
-
1 988
-
health
136
-
309
-
total
4 920
-
9 509
-
Employer
18 204
-
29 444
-
pensions
3 158
-
5 108
-
health
140
-
227
-
accident
18
-
30
-
unemployment
118
-
191
-
total
3 434
-
5 556
-
Corporate
13 362
35 000
-
-
income
2 672
7 000
-
-
total
2 672
7 000
-
-
Dividends

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

8 017
21 000
-
-
municipal
1 443
3 780
-
-
national
-
979
-
-
total
1 443
4 759
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
12 469
11 759
15 065
10 192
After tax
22 531
23 241
19 935
24 808
Living cost
13 284
13 284
13 284
13 284
Free-cash
9 247
9 957
6 651
11 524

Estimated living cost  is ₴13284 per week

₴8677
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1278
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴211
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3118
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Marseille , France
₴9478
₴8898
₴11383
₴6975
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
-
-
-
35 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
670
pensions
-
-
-
8 714
social contributions
-
-
-
997
income
-
-
-
3 390
other
-
-
-
1 086
total
-
-
-
14 857
Employee
13 218
-
28 405
-
income
682
-
4 192
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
810
-
pensions
1 495
-
1 355
-
total
2 554
-
6 357
-
Employer
13 218
-
28 405
-
pensions
2 172
-
2 392
-
social contributions
39
-
85
-
other
456
-
980
-
health
925
-
1 988
-
unemployment
535
-
1 150
-
total
4 127
-
6 595
-
Corporate
17 654
35 000
-
-
income
4 943
9 800
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 943
9 800
-
-
Dividends
12 711
25 200
-
-
withholding
1 627
3 226
-
-
social contributions
2 186
4 334
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 813
7 560
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
15 437
17 360
12 952
14 857
After tax
19 563
17 640
22 048
20 143
Living cost
10 665
10 665
10 665
10 665
Free-cash
8 898
6 975
11 383
9 478

Estimated living cost  is ₴10665 per week

₴6185
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1083
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3194
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₴8305
₴7846
₴10210
₴5802
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
-
-
-
35 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
670
pensions
-
-
-
8 714
social contributions
-
-
-
997
income
-
-
-
3 390
other
-
-
-
1 086
total
-
-
-
14 857
Employee
14 808
-
28 405
-
income
874
-
4 192
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
810
-
pensions
1 674
-
1 355
-
total
2 970
-
6 357
-
Employer
14 808
-
28 405
-
pensions
2 433
-
2 392
-
social contributions
45
-
85
-
other
511
-
980
-
health
1 037
-
1 988
-
unemployment
599
-
1 150
-
total
4 625
-
6 595
-
Corporate
15 568
35 000
-
-
income
4 359
9 800
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 359
9 800
-
-
Dividends
11 208
25 200
-
-
withholding
1 435
3 226
-
-
social contributions
1 927
4 334
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 362
7 560
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
15 316
17 360
12 952
14 857
After tax
19 684
17 640
22 048
20 143
Living cost
11 838
11 838
11 838
11 838
Free-cash
7 846
5 802
10 210
8 305

Estimated living cost  is ₴11838 per week

₴7464
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴963
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3210
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
₴3432
₴3306
₴5337
₴929
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
-
-
-
35 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
670
pensions
-
-
-
8 714
social contributions
-
-
-
997
income
-
-
-
3 390
other
-
-
-
1 086
total
-
-
-
14 857
Employee
21 670
-
28 405
-
income
1 891
-
4 192
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
617
-
810
-
pensions
2 451
-
1 355
-
total
4 959
-
6 357
-
Employer
21 670
-
28 405
-
pensions
3 561
-
2 392
-
social contributions
65
-
85
-
other
748
-
980
-
health
1 517
-
1 988
-
unemployment
878
-
1 150
-
total
6 769
-
6 595
-
Corporate
6 561
35 000
-
-
income
1 837
9 800
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 837
9 800
-
-
Dividends
4 724
25 200
-
-
withholding
605
3 226
-
-
social contributions
813
4 334
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 418
7 560
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
14 983
17 360
12 952
14 857
After tax
20 017
17 640
22 048
20 143
Living cost
16 711
16 711
16 711
16 711
Free-cash
3 306
929
5 337
3 432

Estimated living cost  is ₴16711 per week

₴11310
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1367
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴229
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3805
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₴32423
₴30605
₴25773
₴31023
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%.

-
-
-
35 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
350
total
-
-
-
350
Employee
2 784
-
35 000
-
income
557
-
7 000
-
total
557
-
7 000
-
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%.

32 216
35 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
32 216
35 000
-
-
withholding
1 611
1 750
-
-
total
1 611
1 750
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
2 168
1 750
7 000
350
After tax
32 832
33 250
28 000
34 650
Living cost
2 227
2 227
2 227
2 227
Free-cash
30 605
31 023
25 773
32 423

Estimated living cost  is ₴2227 per week

₴1380
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴185
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴61
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴601
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Tbilisi , Georgia
₴31179
₴29128
₴24529
₴29779
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%.

-
-
-
35 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
350
total
-
-
-
350
Employee
4 338
-
35 000
-
income
868
-
7 000
-
total
868
-
7 000
-
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%.

30 662
35 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
30 662
35 000
-
-
withholding
1 533
1 750
-
-
total
1 533
1 750
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
2 401
1 750
7 000
350
After tax
32 599
33 250
28 000
34 650
Living cost
3 470
3 470
3 470
3 470
Free-cash
29 128
29 779
24 529
31 179

Estimated living cost  is ₴3470 per week

₴2349
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴146
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴116
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴860
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Berlin , Germany
₴8796
₴9224
₴11510
₴4697
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.

-
-
-
35 000
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.

-
-
-
405
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 364
income

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

-
-
-
7 363
trade
-
-
-
2 714
total
-
-
-
12 846
Employee

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

17 215
-
35 000
-
income

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

1 416
-
7 363
-
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
-
405
-
health

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

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

2 364
-
2 364
-
total
3 858
-
10 132
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 785
35 000
-
-
trade
2 552
5 022
-
-
income
2 668
5 250
-
-
chamber of commerce
79
104
-
-
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.

146
289
-
-
total
5 445
10 665
-
-
Dividends
12 339
24 335
-
-
withholding
2 953
5 952
-
-
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.

162
328
-
-
total
3 115
6 280
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
12 418
16 945
10 132
12 846
After tax
22 582
18 055
24 868
22 154
Living cost
13 358
13 358
13 358
13 358
Free-cash
9 224
4 697
11 510
8 796

Estimated living cost  is ₴13358 per week

₴9215
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1437
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴194
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2512
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dresden , Germany
₴11409
₴11042
₴14388
₴7215
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.

-
-
-
35 000
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.

-
-
-
405
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 364
income

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

-
-
-
7 363
trade
-
-
-
2 979
total
-
-
-
13 111
Employee

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

13 234
-
35 000
-
income

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

370
-
7 363
-
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
-
405
-
health

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

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

2 364
-
2 364
-
total
2 754
-
10 132
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
21 766
35 000
-
-
trade
3 428
5 513
-
-
income
3 265
5 250
-
-
chamber of commerce
84
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.

180
289
-
-
total
6 957
11 155
-
-
Dividends
14 809
23 845
-
-
withholding
3 571
5 830
-
-
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.

196
320
-
-
total
3 767
6 150
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
13 478
17 305
10 132
13 111
After tax
21 522
17 695
24 868
21 889
Living cost
10 480
10 480
10 480
10 480
Free-cash
11 042
7 215
14 388
11 409

Estimated living cost  is ₴10480 per week

₴6592
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1222
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴196
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2470
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Hamburg , Germany
₴8164
₴8785
₴11276
₴3923
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.

-
-
-
35 000
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.

-
-
-
405
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 364
income

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

-
-
-
7 363
trade
-
-
-
3 112
total
-
-
-
13 244
Employee

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

17 546
-
35 000
-
income

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

1 508
-
7 363
-
surtax

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

83
-
405
-
health

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

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

2 364
-
2 364
-
total
3 955
-
10 132
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 454
35 000
-
-
trade
2 871
5 758
-
-
income
2 618
5 250
-
-
chamber of commerce
77
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.

144
289
-
-
total
5 710
11 399
-
-
Dividends
11 743
23 601
-
-
withholding
2 804
5 769
-
-
surtax

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

154
317
-
-
total
2 958
6 086
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
12 623
17 485
10 132
13 244
After tax
22 377
17 515
24 868
21 756
Living cost
13 592
13 592
13 592
13 592
Free-cash
8 785
3 923
11 276
8 164

Estimated living cost  is ₴13592 per week

₴9091
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1433
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴203
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2865
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Munich , Germany
₴5774
₴7095
₴9018
₴1484
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.

-
-
-
35 000
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.

-
-
-
405
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 364
income

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

-
-
-
7 363
trade
-
-
-
3 244
total
-
-
-
13 376
Employee

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

20 794
-
35 000
-
income

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

2 445
-
7 363
-
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
-
405
-
health

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

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

2 364
-
2 364
-
total
4 944
-
10 132
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
14 206
35 000
-
-
trade
2 437
6 003
-
-
income
2 131
5 250
-
-
chamber of commerce
72
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.

117
289
-
-
total
4 757
11 644
-
-
Dividends
9 450
23 357
-
-
withholding
2 231
5 708
-
-
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.

123
314
-
-
total
2 354
6 022
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
12 055
17 666
10 132
13 376
After tax
22 945
17 334
24 868
21 624
Living cost
15 850
15 850
15 850
15 850
Free-cash
7 095
1 484
9 018
5 774

Estimated living cost  is ₴15850 per week

₴11576
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1268
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴206
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2800
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Athens , Greece
₴10194
₴13145
₴9517
₴14244
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
-
-
-
35 000
surtax
-
-
-
817
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 485
pensions
-
-
-
7 000
income
-
-
-
6 654
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 035
Employee
11 652
-
28 913
-
unemployment
811
-
2 012
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 953
-
6 209
-
surtax
41
-
739
-
pensions
777
-
1 928
-
health
297
-
737
-
total
3 879
-
11 625
-
Employer
11 652
-
28 913
-
pensions
1 553
-
3 854
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
530
-
1 316
-
unemployment
370
-
917
-
total
2 453
-
6 087
-
Corporate
20 895
35 000
-
-
income
5 433
9 100
-
-
total
5 433
9 100
-
-
Dividends
15 462
25 900
-
-
withholding
2 319
3 885
-
-
total
2 319
3 885
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
14 084
12 985
17 712
17 035
After tax
20 916
22 015
17 288
17 965
Living cost
7 771
7 771
7 771
7 771
Free-cash
13 145
14 244
9 517
10 194

Estimated living cost  is ₴7771 per week

₴4692
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴676
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2224
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₴10330
₴13305
₴9653
₴14380
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
-
-
-
35 000
surtax
-
-
-
817
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 485
pensions
-
-
-
7 000
income
-
-
-
6 654
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 035
Employee
11 442
-
28 913
-
unemployment
796
-
2 012
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 918
-
6 209
-
surtax
37
-
739
-
pensions
763
-
1 928
-
health
292
-
737
-
total
3 806
-
11 625
-
Employer
11 442
-
28 913
-
pensions
1 525
-
3 854
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
521
-
1 316
-
unemployment
362
-
917
-
total
2 408
-
6 087
-
Corporate
21 150
35 000
-
-
income
5 499
9 100
-
-
total
5 499
9 100
-
-
Dividends
15 651
25 900
-
-
withholding
2 347
3 885
-
-
total
2 347
3 885
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
14 060
12 985
17 712
17 035
After tax
20 940
22 015
17 288
17 965
Living cost
7 635
7 635
7 635
7 635
Free-cash
13 305
14 380
9 653
10 330

Estimated living cost  is ₴7635 per week

₴4668
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴705
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴176
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2086
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₴17337
₴12964
₴13381
₴12819
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
-
-
-
35 000
unemployment
-
-
-
525
health
-
-
-
2 450
pensions
-
-
-
3 500
income
-
-
-
4 279
total
-
-
-
10 754
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

9 974
3 969
29 289
-
unemployment
150
60
439
-
income
1 219
485
3 581
-
pensions
997
397
2 929
-
health
698
278
2 050
-
total
3 064
1 220
8 999
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

9 974
3 969
29 289
-
pensions
1 945
774
5 711
-
total
1 945
774
5 711
-
Corporate
23 081
30 257
-
-
income
2 077
2 723
-
-
total
2 077
2 723
-
-
Dividends
21 004
27 533
-
-
withholding
3 991
5 231
-
-
social contributions
4 050
5 324
-
-
total
8 041
10 555
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
15 127
15 272
14 710
10 754
After tax
19 873
19 728
20 290
24 246
Living cost
6 909
6 909
6 909
6 909
Free-cash
12 964
12 819
13 381
17 337

Estimated living cost  is ₴6909 per week

₴4715
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴565
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴138
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1491
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
₴4323
₴4818
₴4597
₴5096
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
-
-
-
35 000
national
-
-
-
5 687
pensions
-
-
-
4 200
social contributions
-
-
-
376
municipal
-
-
-
3 670
total
-
-
-
13 933
Employee
25 956
-
30 257
-
municipal
3 206
-
3 806
-
national
4 968
-
5 897
-
pensions
1 038
-
1 210
-
total
9 212
-
10 913
-
Employer
25 956
-
30 257
-
pensions
2 076
-
2 421
-
social contributions
279
-
325
-
total
2 355
-
2 746
-
Corporate
4 975
35 000
-
-
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%.

995
7 000
-
-
total
995
7 000
-
-
Dividends
3 980
28 000
-
-
withholding
876
6 160
-
-
total
876
6 160
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
13 438
13 160
13 659
13 933
After tax
21 562
21 840
21 341
21 067
Living cost
16 744
16 744
16 744
16 744
Free-cash
4 818
5 096
4 597
4 323

Estimated living cost  is ₴16744 per week

₴11381
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1556
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴251
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3556
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dublin , Ireland
₴3889
₴5555
₴3889
₴4791
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
-
-
-
35 000
social contributions
-
-
-
3 121
income
-
-
-
8 281
total
-
-
-
11 402
Employee
27 065
-
35 000
-
social contributions
2 248
-
3 121
-
income
5 107
-
8 281
-
total
7 355
-
11 402
-
Employer
27 065
-
35 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 935
35 000
-
-
income
992
4 375
-
-
total
992
4 375
-
-
Dividends
6 943
30 625
-
-
withholding
1 389
6 125
-
-
total
1 389
6 125
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
9 736
10 500
11 402
11 402
After tax
25 264
24 500
23 598
23 598
Living cost
19 709
19 709
19 709
19 709
Free-cash
5 555
4 791
3 889
3 889

Estimated living cost  is ₴19709 per week

₴14995
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1606
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2921
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Milan , Italy
₴3340
₴2268
₴1674
₴4074
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
-
-
-
35 000
national
-
-
-
7 463
regional
-
-
-
387
social contributions
-
-
-
9 002
municipal
-
-
-
208
total
-
-
-
17 060
Employee
30 750
-
35 000
-
municipal
163
-
186
-
national
5 328
-
6 399
-
social contributions
10 369
-
11 802
-
regional
290
-
339
-
total
16 150
-
18 726
-
Employer
30 750
-
35 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 250
35 000
-
-
nationa
1 020
8 400
-
-
municipal
165
1 365
-
-
total
1 185
9 765
-
-
Dividends
3 065
25 235
-
-
withholding
797
6 561
-
-
total
797
6 561
-
-
Income
35 000
35 000
35 000
35 000
Total tax
18 132
16 326
18 726
17 060
After tax
16 868
18 674
16 274
17 940
Living cost
14 600
14 600
14 600
14 600
Free-cash
2 268
4 074
1 674
3 340

Estimated living cost  is ₴14600 per week

₴10177
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴957
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴224
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3241
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₴8479
₴8309
₴6822
₴9077
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
-
-
-
35 000
national
-
-
-
7 463
regional
-
-
-
528
social contributions
-
-
-
9 002
municipal
-
-
-
208
total
-
-
-
17 201
Employee
19 193
-
35 000
-
municipal
102
-
186
-
national
3 041
-
6 399
-
social contributions
6 472
-
11 802
-
regional
258
-
471
-
total
9 873
-
18 858
-
Employer
19 193
-
35 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
15 807
35 000
-
-
nationa
3 794
8 400
-
-
municipal
785
1 739
-
-
total
4 579
10 139
-
-