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
₴ 35500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴16569
₴20313
₴17512
₴21483
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
-
-
-
35 500
social contributions
-
-
-
7 810
income
-
-
-
654
total
-
-
-
8 464
Employee
11 195
-
30 735
-
social contributions
728
-
1 998
-
income
-
-
759
-
total
728
-
2 757
-
Employer
11 195
-
30 735
-
social contributions
1 735
-
4 764
-
total
1 735
-
4 764
-
Corporate
22 570
35 500
-
-
income
2 257
3 550
-
-
total
2 257
3 550
-
-
Dividends
20 313
31 950
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
4 720
3 550
7 521
8 464
After tax
30 780
31 950
27 979
27 036
Living cost
10 467
10 467
10 467
10 467
Free-cash
20 313
21 483
17 512
16 569

Estimated living cost  is ₴10467 per week

₴6768
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴789
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.
₴2713
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
₴6878
₴8642
-₴415
₴8816
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
-
-
-
35 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 136
health
-
-
-
2 716
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
142
pensions
-
-
-
6 567
income
-
-
-
5 951
total
-
-
-
17 512
Employee
15 222
13 877
27 567
-
unemployment
457
416
827
-
other
152
139
276
-
income
1 356
1 024
5 318
-
pensions
1 559
1 421
2 823
-
health
589
537
1 067
-
total
4 113
3 537
10 311
-
Employer
15 222
13 877
27 567
-
pensions
1 910
1 742
3 459
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
457
416
827
-
other
723
659
1 310
-
health
576
525
1 042
-
accident
198
180
358
-
unemployment
457
416
827
-
chamber of commerce
61
56
110
-
total
4 382
3 994
7 933
-
Corporate
15 898
17 629
26 245
-
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.

3 974
4 407
6 561
-
total
3 974
4 407
6 561
-
Dividends
11 923
13 222
-
-
withholding
3 279
3 636
-
-
total
3 279
3 636
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
15 748
15 574
24 805
17 512
After tax
19 752
19 926
10 695
17 988
Living cost
11 110
11 110
11 110
11 110
Free-cash
8 642
8 816
-415
6 878

Estimated living cost  is ₴11110 per week

₴6664
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1135
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.
₴3112
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
₴5649
₴7080
-₴1587
₴7618
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
-
-
-
35 500
surtax
-
-
-
69
unemployment
-
-
-
2 136
health
-
-
-
2 716
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
142
pensions
-
-
-
6 567
income
-
-
-
5 951
total
-
-
-
17 581
Employee
17 403
13 877
27 513
-
unemployment
522
416
825
-
other
174
139
275
-
income
1 981
1 024
5 300
-
pensions
1 782
1 421
2 817
-
health
673
537
1 065
-
total
5 132
3 537
10 282
-
Employer
17 403
13 877
27 513
-
pensions
2 184
1 742
3 453
-
surtax
69
69
69
-
payroll
522
416
825
-
other
827
659
1 307
-
health
658
525
1 040
-
accident
226
180
358
-
unemployment
522
416
825
-
chamber of commerce
69
56
110
-
total
5 077
4 063
7 987
-
Corporate
13 021
17 560
26 191
-
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.

3 255
4 390
6 548
-
total
3 255
4 390
6 548
-
Dividends
9 766
13 170
-
-
withholding
2 686
3 622
-
-
total
2 686
3 622
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
16 150
15 612
24 817
17 581
After tax
19 350
19 888
10 683
17 919
Living cost
12 270
12 270
12 270
12 270
Free-cash
7 080
7 618
-1 587
5 649

Estimated living cost  is ₴12270 per week

₴8184
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1047
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.
₴2838
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
₴3894
₴1989
₴1102
₴7210
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
-
-
-
35 500
national
-
-
-
11 539
communal

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

-
-
-
1 795
social contributions
-
-
-
5 575
total
-
-
-
18 909
Employee

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

24 909
-
27 495
-
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.

217
-
239
-
national
7 658
-
8 670
-
communal

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

1 299
-
1 434
-
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.

1 868
-
2 062
-
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.

1 170
-
1 292
-
total
12 212
-
13 697
-
Employer

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

24 909
-
27 495
-
surtax
2 824
-
3 118
-
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.

2 207
-
2 436
-
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.

1 532
-
1 691
-
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.

324
-
358
-
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.

363
-
401
-
total
7 250
-
8 004
-
Corporate
3 341
35 500
-
-
income
668
7 100
-
-
surtax
13
142
-
-
total
681
7 242
-
-
Dividends
2 660
28 258
-
-
withholding

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

671
8 351
-
-
total
671
8 351
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
20 814
15 593
21 701
18 909
After tax
14 686
19 907
13 799
16 591
Living cost
12 697
12 697
12 697
12 697
Free-cash
1 989
7 210
1 102
3 894

Estimated living cost  is ₴12697 per week

₴8178
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1110
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴199
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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Sofia , Bulgaria
₴20951
₴22253
₴22065
₴24371
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
-
-
-
35 500
unemployment
-
-
-
49
health
-
-
-
1 397
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 797
income
-
-
-
5 325
total
-
-
-
8 568
Employee
7 920
-
33 117
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
134
-
income
792
-
3 312
-
pensions

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

695
-
1 066
-
health
364
-
559
-
total
1 938
-
5 071
-
Employer
7 920
-
33 117
-
pensions

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

873
-
1 338
-
health
546
-
838
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
134
-
unemployment
48
-
73
-
total
1 554
-
2 383
-
Corporate
26 027
35 500
-
-
income
2 603
3 550
-
-
total
2 603
3 550
-
-
Dividends
23 424
31 950
-
-
withholding
1 171
1 598
-
-
total
1 171
1 598
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
7 266
5 148
7 454
8 568
After tax
28 234
30 352
28 046
26 932
Living cost
5 981
5 981
5 981
5 981
Free-cash
22 253
24 371
22 065
20 951

Estimated living cost  is ₴5981 per week

₴3956
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴342
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴143
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1540
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
₴22374
₴24180
₴23488
₴25794
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
-
-
-
35 500
unemployment
-
-
-
49
health
-
-
-
1 397
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 797
income
-
-
-
5 325
total
-
-
-
8 568
Employee
6 036
-
33 117
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
134
-
income
604
-
3 312
-
pensions

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

530
-
1 066
-
health
278
-
559
-
total
1 478
-
5 071
-
Employer
6 036
-
33 117
-
pensions

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

665
-
1 338
-
health
417
-
838
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
134
-
unemployment
36
-
73
-
total
1 184
-
2 383
-
Corporate
28 280
35 500
-
-
income
2 828
3 550
-
-
total
2 828
3 550
-
-
Dividends
25 452
31 950
-
-
withholding
1 272
1 598
-
-
total
1 272
1 598
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
6 762
5 148
7 454
8 568
After tax
28 738
30 352
28 046
26 932
Living cost
4 558
4 558
4 558
4 558
Free-cash
24 180
25 794
23 488
22 374

Estimated living cost  is ₴4558 per week

₴2661
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴326
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴121
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.
₴1451
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
₴17029
₴16026
₴16994
₴17920
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
-
-
-
35 500
health
-
-
-
905
social contributions
-
-
-
5 538
income
-
-
-
3 966
total
-
-
-
10 409
Employee
26 777
26 777
32 229
-
income
2 916
2 479
3 950
-
social contributions
1 012
2 222
2 675
-
health
207
455
548
-
total
4 135
5 156
7 173
-
Employer
26 777
26 777
32 229
-
social contributions
1 012
2 222
2 675
-
health
225
496
596
-
total
1 237
2 718
3 271
-
Corporate
22 065
6 005
-
-
income
2 758
751
-
-
total
2 758
751
-
-
Dividends
19 306
5 255
-
-
withholding
3 282
893
-
-
total
3 282
893
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
11 412
9 518
10 444
10 409
After tax
24 088
25 982
25 056
25 091
Living cost
8 062
8 062
8 062
8 062
Free-cash
16 026
17 920
16 994
17 029

Estimated living cost  is ₴8062 per week

₴4832
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴791
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴178
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.
₴2261
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
₴13796
₴13243
₴13761
₴14687
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
-
-
-
35 500
health
-
-
-
905
social contributions
-
-
-
5 538
income
-
-
-
3 966
total
-
-
-
10 409
Employee
26 777
26 777
32 229
-
income
2 812
2 479
3 950
-
social contributions
1 301
2 222
2 675
-
health
266
455
548
-
total
4 379
5 156
7 173
-
Employer
26 777
26 777
32 229
-
social contributions
1 301
2 222
2 675
-
health
290
496
596
-
total
1 591
2 718
3 271
-
Corporate
18 235
6 005
-
-
income
2 279
751
-
-
total
2 279
751
-
-
Dividends
15 956
5 255
-
-
withholding
2 713
893
-
-
total
2 713
893
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
10 962
9 518
10 444
10 409
After tax
24 538
25 982
25 056
25 091
Living cost
11 295
11 295
11 295
11 295
Free-cash
13 243
14 687
13 761
13 796

Estimated living cost  is ₴11295 per week

₴7721
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴882
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴190
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.
₴2502
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
₴9223
₴13496
₴9948
₴16375
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
-
-
-
35 500
health
-
-
-
4 793
social contributions
-
-
-
10 366
income
-
-
-
3 051
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 210
Employee
11 863
-
26 493
-
income
1 424
-
3 179
-
social contributions
771
-
1 722
-
health
1 601
-
3 577
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 796
-
8 478
-
Employer
11 863
-
26 493
-
social contributions
2 966
-
6 623
-
health
1 068
-
2 384
-
total
4 034
-
9 007
-
Corporate
19 604
35 500
-
-
income
3 725
6 745
-
-
total
3 725
6 745
-
-
Dividends
15 879
28 755
-
-
withholding
2 382
4 313
-
-
total
2 382
4 313
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
13 937
11 058
17 485
18 210
After tax
21 563
24 442
18 015
17 290
Living cost
8 067
8 067
8 067
8 067
Free-cash
13 496
16 375
9 948
9 223

Estimated living cost  is ₴8067 per week

₴5603
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴574
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴159
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1731
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
₴7350
₴10957
₴8075
₴14502
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
-
-
-
35 500
health
-
-
-
4 793
social contributions
-
-
-
10 366
income
-
-
-
3 051
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 210
Employee
14 618
-
26 493
-
income
1 754
-
3 179
-
social contributions
950
-
1 722
-
health
1 973
-
3 577
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 677
-
8 478
-
Employer
14 618
-
26 493
-
social contributions
3 654
-
6 623
-
health
1 316
-
2 384
-
total
4 970
-
9 007
-
Corporate
15 912
35 500
-
-
income
3 023
6 745
-
-
total
3 023
6 745
-
-
Dividends
12 889
28 755
-
-
withholding
1 933
4 313
-
-
total
1 933
4 313
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
14 603
11 058
17 485
18 210
After tax
20 897
24 442
18 015
17 290
Living cost
9 940
9 940
9 940
9 940
Free-cash
10 957
14 502
8 075
7 350

Estimated living cost  is ₴9940 per week

₴7392
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴551
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴172
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.
₴1825
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
₴5167
-₴40586
-₴40586
-₴40586
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
-
-
-
35 500
national
-
-
-
3 774
pensions
-
-
-
303
municipal
-
-
-
6 622
labour market
-
-
-
2 816
total
-
-
-
13 515
Employee
70 985
70 985
70 985
-
municipal
15 116
15 116
15 116
-
national
8 672
8 672
8 672
-
pensions
101
101
101
-
labour market
5 671
5 671
5 671
-
total
29 560
29 560
29 560
-
Employer
70 985
70 985
70 985
-
pensions
202
202
202
-
labour market
5 679
5 679
5 679
-
municipal
15 140
15 140
15 140
-
national
8 687
8 687
8 687
-
total
29 708
29 708
29 708
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
59 268
59 268
59 268
13 515
After tax
-23 768
-23 768
-23 768
21 985
Living cost
16 818
16 818
16 818
16 818
Free-cash
-40 586
-40 586
-40 586
5 167

Estimated living cost  is ₴16818 per week

₴11511
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1488
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴259
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.
₴3561
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
₴10617
₴17825
₴12052
₴19989
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
-
-
-
35 500
health
-
-
-
4 615
pensions
-
-
-
7 100
income
-
-
-
4 757
total
-
-
-
16 472
Employee
9 879
-
26 532
-
unemployment
158
-
424
-
income
1 112
-
5 115
-
pensions
198
-
531
-
total
1 468
-
6 070
-
Employer
9 879
-
26 532
-
pensions
1 976
-
5 306
-
health
1 284
-
3 449
-
unemployment
79
-
212
-
total
3 339
-
8 967
-
Corporate
22 282
35 500
-
-
income
4 457
7 100
-
-
total
4 457
7 100
-
-
Dividends
17 826
28 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
9 264
7 100
15 037
16 472
After tax
26 236
28 400
20 463
19 028
Living cost
8 411
8 411
8 411
8 411
Free-cash
17 825
19 989
12 052
10 617

Estimated living cost  is ₴8411 per week

₴5769
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴501
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1972
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
₴11764
₴9495
₴6829
₴10183
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

-
-
-
35 500
national
-
-
-
3 648
health
-
-
-
401
municipal
-
-
-
6 318
total
-
-
-
10 367
Employee
18 321
-
29 865
-
unemployment
275
-
448
-
municipal
3 001
-
4 876
-
national
303
-
2 012
-
pensions
1 236
-
2 016
-
health
137
-
315
-
total
4 952
-
9 667
-
Employer
18 321
-
29 865
-
pensions
3 179
-
5 181
-
health
141
-
230
-
accident
19
-
30
-
unemployment
119
-
194
-
total
3 458
-
5 635
-
Corporate
13 722
35 500
-
-
income
2 744
7 100
-
-
total
2 744
7 100
-
-
Dividends

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

8 234
21 300
-
-
municipal
1 482
3 834
-
-
national
-
1 014
-
-
total
1 482
4 848
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
12 636
11 948
15 302
10 367
After tax
22 864
23 552
20 198
25 133
Living cost
13 369
13 369
13 369
13 369
Free-cash
9 495
10 183
6 829
11 764

Estimated living cost  is ₴13369 per week

₴8733
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1286
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴213
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.
₴3138
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
₴9690
₴9093
₴11583
₴7158
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
-
-
-
35 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
695
pensions
-
-
-
8 792
social contributions
-
-
-
1 012
income
-
-
-
3 476
other
-
-
-
1 102
total
-
-
-
15 077
Employee
13 303
-
28 797
-
income
686
-
4 274
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
379
-
821
-
pensions
1 505
-
1 385
-
total
2 570
-
6 480
-
Employer
13 303
-
28 797
-
pensions
2 186
-
2 442
-
social contributions
40
-
87
-
other
459
-
993
-
health
931
-
2 016
-
unemployment
539
-
1 166
-
total
4 155
-
6 704
-
Corporate
18 042
35 500
-
-
income
5 052
9 940
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
5 052
9 940
-
-
Dividends
12 990
25 560
-
-
withholding
1 663
3 272
-
-
social contributions
2 234
4 396
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 897
7 668
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
15 674
17 608
13 184
15 077
After tax
19 826
17 892
22 316
20 423
Living cost
10 734
10 734
10 734
10 734
Free-cash
9 093
7 158
11 583
9 690

Estimated living cost  is ₴10734 per week

₴6225
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1090
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴204
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.
₴3215
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
₴8509
₴8035
₴10402
₴5978
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
-
-
-
35 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
695
pensions
-
-
-
8 792
social contributions
-
-
-
1 012
income
-
-
-
3 476
other
-
-
-
1 102
total
-
-
-
15 077
Employee
14 903
-
28 797
-
income
880
-
4 274
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
425
-
821
-
pensions
1 685
-
1 385
-
total
2 990
-
6 480
-
Employer
14 903
-
28 797
-
pensions
2 448
-
2 442
-
social contributions
45
-
87
-
other
514
-
993
-
health
1 043
-
2 016
-
unemployment
603
-
1 166
-
total
4 653
-
6 704
-
Corporate
15 942
35 500
-
-
income
4 464
9 940
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 464
9 940
-
-
Dividends
11 479
25 560
-
-
withholding
1 469
3 272
-
-
social contributions
1 975
4 396
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 444
7 668
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
15 551
17 608
13 184
15 077
After tax
19 949
17 892
22 316
20 423
Living cost
11 914
11 914
11 914
11 914
Free-cash
8 035
5 978
10 402
8 509

Estimated living cost  is ₴11914 per week

₴7512
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴969
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.
₴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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Paris , France
₴3604
₴3466
₴5497
₴1073
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
-
-
-
35 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
695
pensions
-
-
-
8 792
social contributions
-
-
-
1 012
income
-
-
-
3 476
other
-
-
-
1 102
total
-
-
-
15 077
Employee
21 810
-
28 797
-
income
1 903
-
4 274
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
621
-
821
-
pensions
2 467
-
1 385
-
total
4 991
-
6 480
-
Employer
21 810
-
28 797
-
pensions
3 584
-
2 442
-
social contributions
65
-
87
-
other
753
-
993
-
health
1 526
-
2 016
-
unemployment
884
-
1 166
-
total
6 812
-
6 704
-
Corporate
6 878
35 500
-
-
income
1 926
9 940
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 926
9 940
-
-
Dividends
4 953
25 560
-
-
withholding
634
3 272
-
-
social contributions
852
4 396
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 486
7 668
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
15 215
17 608
13 184
15 077
After tax
20 285
17 892
22 316
20 423
Living cost
16 819
16 819
16 819
16 819
Free-cash
3 466
1 073
5 497
3 604

Estimated living cost  is ₴16819 per week

₴11383
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1376
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴231
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.
₴3829
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
₴32905
₴31065
₴26160
₴31485
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%.

-
-
-
35 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
355
total
-
-
-
355
Employee
2 799
-
35 500
-
income
560
-
7 100
-
total
560
-
7 100
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

32 701
35 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
32 701
35 500
-
-
withholding
1 635
1 775
-
-
total
1 635
1 775
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
2 195
1 775
7 100
355
After tax
33 305
33 725
28 400
35 145
Living cost
2 240
2 240
2 240
2 240
Free-cash
31 065
31 485
26 160
32 905

Estimated living cost  is ₴2240 per week

₴1388
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴186
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴62
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.
₴604
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
₴31655
₴29580
₴24910
₴30235
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%.

-
-
-
35 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
355
total
-
-
-
355
Employee
4 362
-
35 500
-
income
873
-
7 100
-
total
873
-
7 100
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

31 138
35 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
31 138
35 500
-
-
withholding
1 557
1 775
-
-
total
1 557
1 775
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
2 430
1 775
7 100
355
After tax
33 070
33 725
28 400
35 145
Living cost
3 490
3 490
3 490
3 490
Free-cash
29 580
30 235
24 910
31 655

Estimated living cost  is ₴3490 per week

₴2362
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.
₴865
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
₴8973
₴9423
₴11744
₴4868
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.

-
-
-
35 500
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.

-
-
-
414
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.

-
-
-
2 379
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.

-
-
-
7 519
trade
-
-
-
2 771
total
-
-
-
13 083
Employee

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

17 326
-
35 500
-
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.

1 425
-
7 519
-
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.

79
-
414
-
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.

2 379
-
2 379
-
total
3 883
-
10 312
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
18 174
35 500
-
-
trade
2 608
5 094
-
-
income
2 726
5 325
-
-
chamber of commerce
79
105
-
-
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
293
-
-
total
5 563
10 817
-
-
Dividends
12 611
24 683
-
-
withholding
3 021
6 039
-
-
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.

166
332
-
-
total
3 187
6 371
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
12 633
17 188
10 312
13 083
After tax
22 867
18 312
25 188
22 417
Living cost
13 444
13 444
13 444
13 444
Free-cash
9 423
4 868
11 744
8 973

Estimated living cost  is ₴13444 per week

₴9274
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1447
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.
₴2528
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
₴11600
₴11252
₴14641
₴7401
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.

-
-
-
35 500
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.

-
-
-
414
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.

-
-
-
2 379
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.

-
-
-
7 519
trade
-
-
-
3 041
total
-
-
-
13 353
Employee

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

13 319
-
35 500
-
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.

372
-
7 519
-
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
-
414
-
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.

2 379
-
2 379
-
total
2 771
-
10 312
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
22 181
35 500
-
-
trade
3 494
5 591
-
-
income
3 327
5 325
-
-
chamber of commerce
85
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.

183
293
-
-
total
7 089
11 313
-
-
Dividends
15 092
24 187
-
-
withholding
3 641
5 914
-
-
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.

200
325
-
-
total
3 841
6 239
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
13 701
17 552
10 312
13 353
After tax
21 799
17 948
25 188
22 147
Living cost
10 547
10 547
10 547
10 547
Free-cash
11 252
7 401
14 641
11 600

Estimated living cost  is ₴10547 per week

₴6635
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1230
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.
₴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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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
₴8331
₴8978
₴11508
₴4084
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.

-
-
-
35 500
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.

-
-
-
414
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.

-
-
-
2 379
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.

-
-
-
7 519
trade
-
-
-
3 177
total
-
-
-
13 489
Employee

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

17 659
-
35 500
-
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.

1 517
-
7 519
-
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
-
414
-
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.

2 379
-
2 379
-
total
3 979
-
10 312
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 841
35 500
-
-
trade
2 935
5 840
-
-
income
2 676
5 325
-
-
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.

147
293
-
-
total
5 836
11 561
-
-
Dividends
12 005
23 940
-
-
withholding
2 869
5 853
-
-
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
322
-
-
total
3 027
6 175
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
12 842
17 736
10 312
13 489
After tax
22 658
17 764
25 188
22 011
Living cost
13 680
13 680
13 680
13 680
Free-cash
8 978
4 084
11 508
8 331

Estimated living cost  is ₴13680 per week

₴9149
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1443
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴204
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.
₴2884
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
₴5925
₴7278
₴9236
₴1629
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.

-
-
-
35 500
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.

-
-
-
414
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.

-
-
-
2 379
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.

-
-
-
7 519
trade
-
-
-
3 311
total
-
-
-
13 623
Employee

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

20 928
-
35 500
-
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.

2 461
-
7 519
-
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
-
414
-
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.

2 379
-
2 379
-
total
4 975
-
10 312
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
14 572
35 500
-
-
trade
2 499
6 088
-
-
income
2 186
5 325
-
-
chamber of commerce
73
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.

120
293
-
-
total
4 878
11 809
-
-
Dividends
9 694
23 691
-
-
withholding
2 291
5 791
-
-
surtax

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

126
319
-
-
total
2 417
6 110
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
12 270
17 919
10 312
13 623
After tax
23 230
17 581
25 188
21 877
Living cost
15 952
15 952
15 952
15 952
Free-cash
7 278
1 629
9 236
5 925

Estimated living cost  is ₴15952 per week

₴11651
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1276
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴207
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.
₴2818
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
₴10373
₴13401
₴9686
₴14508
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
-
-
-
35 500
surtax
-
-
-
835
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 520
pensions
-
-
-
7 100
income
-
-
-
6 771
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 305
Employee
11 727
-
29 327
-
unemployment
816
-
2 041
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 966
-
6 319
-
surtax
42
-
756
-
pensions
782
-
1 956
-
health
299
-
748
-
total
3 905
-
11 820
-
Employer
11 727
-
29 327
-
pensions
1 564
-
3 909
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
533
-
1 334
-
unemployment
372
-
930
-
total
2 469
-
6 173
-
Corporate
21 304
35 500
-
-
income
5 539
9 230
-
-
total
5 539
9 230
-
-
Dividends
15 765
26 270
-
-
withholding
2 365
3 940
-
-
total
2 365
3 940
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
14 278
13 170
17 993
17 305
After tax
21 222
22 330
17 507
18 195
Living cost
7 822
7 822
7 822
7 822
Free-cash
13 401
14 508
9 686
10 373

Estimated living cost  is ₴7822 per week

₴4722
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴680
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴182
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2238
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
₴10511
₴13561
₴9823
₴14646
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
-
-
-
35 500
surtax
-
-
-
835
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 520
pensions
-
-
-
7 100
income
-
-
-
6 771
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 305
Employee
11 516
-
29 327
-
unemployment
802
-
2 041
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 930
-
6 319
-
surtax
38
-
756
-
pensions
768
-
1 956
-
health
294
-
748
-
total
3 832
-
11 820
-
Employer
11 516
-
29 327
-
pensions
1 535
-
3 909
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
524
-
1 334
-
unemployment
365
-
930
-
total
2 424
-
6 173
-
Corporate
21 561
35 500
-
-
income
5 606
9 230
-
-
total
5 606
9 230
-
-
Dividends
15 955
26 270
-
-
withholding
2 393
3 940
-
-
total
2 393
3 940
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
14 255
13 170
17 993
17 305
After tax
21 245
22 330
17 507
18 195
Living cost
7 684
7 684
7 684
7 684
Free-cash
13 561
14 646
9 823
10 511

Estimated living cost  is ₴7684 per week

₴4698
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴709
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.
₴2099
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
₴17621
₴13183
₴13607
₴13038
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
-
-
-
35 500
unemployment
-
-
-
532
health
-
-
-
2 485
pensions
-
-
-
3 550
income
-
-
-
4 340
total
-
-
-
10 907
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.

10 064
4 005
29 707
-
unemployment
151
60
446
-
income
1 230
490
3 632
-
pensions
1 006
401
2 971
-
health
704
280
2 079
-
total
3 091
1 231
9 128
-
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.

10 064
4 005
29 707
-
pensions
1 962
781
5 793
-
total
1 962
781
5 793
-
Corporate
23 474
30 714
-
-
income
2 113
2 764
-
-
total
2 113
2 764
-
-
Dividends
21 361
27 949
-
-
withholding
4 059
5 310
-
-
social contributions
4 120
5 404
-
-
total
8 179
10 714
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
15 345
15 490
14 921
10 907
After tax
20 155
20 010
20 579
24 593
Living cost
6 972
6 972
6 972
6 972
Free-cash
13 183
13 038
13 607
17 621

Estimated living cost  is ₴6972 per week

₴4758
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴570
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴139
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.
₴1504
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
₴4497
₴5009
₴4775
₴5289
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
-
-
-
35 500
national
-
-
-
5 773
pensions
-
-
-
4 260
social contributions
-
-
-
382
municipal
-
-
-
3 725
total
-
-
-
14 140
Employee
26 141
-
30 689
-
municipal
3 229
-
3 863
-
national
5 003
-
5 986
-
pensions
1 046
-
1 228
-
total
9 278
-
11 077
-
Employer
26 141
-
30 689
-
pensions
2 091
-
2 455
-
social contributions
281
-
330
-
total
2 372
-
2 785
-
Corporate
5 261
35 500
-
-
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%.

1 052
7 100
-
-
total
1 052
7 100
-
-
Dividends
4 209
28 400
-
-
withholding
926
6 248
-
-
total
926
6 248
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
13 628
13 348
13 862
14 140
After tax
21 872
22 152
21 638
21 360
Living cost
16 863
16 863
16 863
16 863
Free-cash
5 009
5 289
4 775
4 497

Estimated living cost  is ₴16863 per week

₴11462
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1568
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴252
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.
₴3582
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
₴4049
₴5782
₴4049
₴5015
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
-
-
-
35 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 171
income
-
-
-
8 444
total
-
-
-
11 615
Employee
27 239
-
35 500
-
social contributions
2 263
-
3 171
-
income
5 140
-
8 444
-
total
7 403
-
11 615
-
Employer
27 239
-
35 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 261
35 500
-
-
income
1 033
4 437
-
-
total
1 033
4 437
-
-
Dividends
7 228
31 063
-
-
withholding
1 446
6 212
-
-
total
1 446
6 212
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
9 882
10 649
11 615
11 615
After tax
25 618
24 851
23 885
23 885
Living cost
19 836
19 836
19 836
19 836
Free-cash
5 782
5 015
4 049
4 049

Estimated living cost  is ₴19836 per week

₴15091
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1616
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴190
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.
₴2939
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
₴3482
₴2428
₴1794
₴4247
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
-
-
-
35 500
national
-
-
-
7 589
regional
-
-
-
393
social contributions
-
-
-
9 131
municipal
-
-
-
211
total
-
-
-
17 324
Employee
30 948
-
35 500
-
municipal
164
-
188
-
national
5 363
-
6 509
-
social contributions
10 436
-
11 971
-
regional
292
-
344
-
total
16 255
-
19 012
-
Employer
30 948
-
35 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 552
35 500
-
-
nationa
1 092
8 520
-
-
municipal
178
1 384
-
-
total
1 270
9 904
-
-
Dividends
3 282
25 596
-
-
withholding
853
6 655
-
-
total
853
6 655
-
-
Income
35 500
35 500
35 500
35 500
Total tax
18 378
16 559
19 012
17 324
After tax
17 122
18 941
16 488
18 176
Living cost
14 694
14 694
14 694
14 694
Free-cash
2 428
4 247
1 794
3 482

Estimated living cost  is ₴14694 per week

₴10243
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.
₴225
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.
₴3262
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
₴8653
₴8507
₴6975
₴9280
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
-
-
-
35 500
national
-
-
-
7 589
regional
-
-
-
536
social contributions
-
-
-
9 131
municipal
-
-
-
211
total
-
-
-
17 467
Employee
19 316
-
35 500
-
municipal
102
-
188
-
national
3 060
-
6 509
-
social contributions
6 514
-
11 971
-
regional
260
-
477
-
total
9 936
-
19 145
-
Employer
19 316
-
35 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
16 184
35 500
-
-
nationa
3 884
8 520
-
-
municipal
804
1 764
-
-
total
4 688
10 284
-
-
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