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
₴ 36000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴16999
₴20873
₴17956
₴22032
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
-
-
-
36 000
social contributions
-
-
-
7 920
income
-
-
-
713
total
-
-
-
8 633
Employee
11 089
-
31 169
-
social contributions
721
-
2 026
-
income
-
-
819
-
total
721
-
2 845
-
Employer
11 089
-
31 169
-
social contributions
1 719
-
4 831
-
total
1 719
-
4 831
-
Corporate
23 192
36 000
-
-
income
2 319
3 600
-
-
total
2 319
3 600
-
-
Dividends
20 873
32 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
4 759
3 600
7 676
8 633
After tax
31 241
32 400
28 324
27 367
Living cost
10 368
10 368
10 368
10 368
Free-cash
20 873
22 032
17 956
16 999

Estimated living cost  is ₴10368 per week

₴6704
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴782
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2688
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Graz , Austria
₴7169
₴9018
-₴261
₴9189
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
2 754
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
144
pensions
-
-
-
6 660
income
-
-
-
6 154
total
-
-
-
17 827
Employee
15 077
13 745
27 955
-
unemployment
452
412
838
-
other
151
137
279
-
income
1 343
1 014
5 492
-
pensions
1 544
1 407
2 862
-
health
583
532
1 082
-
total
4 073
3 502
10 553
-
Employer
15 077
13 745
27 955
-
pensions
1 892
1 725
3 508
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
452
412
838
-
other
716
653
1 328
-
health
570
520
1 056
-
accident
196
179
363
-
unemployment
452
412
838
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
112
-
total
4 338
3 956
8 043
-
Corporate
16 584
18 299
26 646
-
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.

4 146
4 575
6 661
-
total
4 146
4 575
6 661
-
Dividends
12 438
13 724
-
-
withholding
3 421
3 774
-
-
total
3 421
3 774
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 978
15 807
25 257
17 827
After tax
20 022
20 193
10 743
18 173
Living cost
11 004
11 004
11 004
11 004
Free-cash
9 018
9 189
-261
7 169

Estimated living cost  is ₴11004 per week

₴6601
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1124
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴196
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3083
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Vienna , Austria
₴5951
₴7468
-₴1426
₴8002
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
2 754
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
144
pensions
-
-
-
6 660
income
-
-
-
6 154
total
-
-
-
17 895
Employee
17 237
13 745
27 902
-
unemployment
517
412
837
-
other
172
137
279
-
income
1 962
1 014
5 473
-
pensions
1 765
1 407
2 857
-
health
667
532
1 080
-
total
5 083
3 502
10 526
-
Employer
17 237
13 745
27 902
-
pensions
2 163
1 725
3 502
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
517
412
837
-
other
819
653
1 325
-
health
651
520
1 054
-
accident
224
179
363
-
unemployment
517
412
837
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
112
-
total
5 028
4 024
8 098
-
Corporate
13 734
18 230
26 593
-
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.

3 434
4 558
6 648
-
total
3 434
4 558
6 648
-
Dividends
10 301
13 673
-
-
withholding
2 833
3 760
-
-
total
2 833
3 760
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
16 378
15 844
25 272
17 895
After tax
19 622
20 156
10 728
18 105
Living cost
12 154
12 154
12 154
12 154
Free-cash
7 468
8 002
-1 426
5 951

Estimated living cost  is ₴12154 per week

₴8106
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1037
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴200
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2811
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₴4149
₴2436
₴1369
₴7609
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
11 760
communal

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

-
-
-
1 818
social contributions
-
-
-
5 697
total
-
-
-
19 275
Employee

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

24 672
-
27 884
-
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
-
243
-
national
7 585
-
8 841
-
communal

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

1 287
-
1 454
-
pensions

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

1 850
-
2 091
-
health

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

1 159
-
1 310
-
total
12 096
-
13 939
-
Employer

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

24 672
-
27 884
-
surtax
2 798
-
3 161
-
pensions

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

2 186
-
2 470
-
health

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

1 517
-
1 715
-
accident

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

321
-
363
-
unemployment

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

360
-
407
-
total
7 182
-
8 116
-
Corporate
4 146
36 000
-
-
income
829
7 200
-
-
surtax
16
144
-
-
total
845
7 344
-
-
Dividends
3 301
28 656
-
-
withholding

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

865
8 471
-
-
total
865
8 471
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
20 988
15 815
22 055
19 275
After tax
15 012
20 185
13 945
16 725
Living cost
12 576
12 576
12 576
12 576
Free-cash
2 436
7 609
1 369
4 149

Estimated living cost  is ₴12576 per week

₴8101
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1100
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴197
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3179
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₴21454
₴22750
₴22600
₴24849
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
-
-
-
36 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 385
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 782
income
-
-
-
5 400
total
-
-
-
8 615
Employee
7 853
-
33 637
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
income
785
-
3 364
-
pensions

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

689
-
1 057
-
health
361
-
554
-
total
1 921
-
5 107
-
Employer
7 853
-
33 637
-
pensions

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

865
-
1 327
-
health
542
-
831
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 540
-
2 362
-
Corporate
26 606
36 000
-
-
income
2 661
3 600
-
-
total
2 661
3 600
-
-
Dividends
23 945
32 400
-
-
withholding
1 197
1 620
-
-
total
1 197
1 620
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
7 319
5 220
7 469
8 615
After tax
28 681
30 780
28 531
27 385
Living cost
5 931
5 931
5 931
5 931
Free-cash
22 750
24 849
22 600
21 454

Estimated living cost  is ₴5931 per week

₴3923
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴340
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴141
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1527
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₴22865
₴24658
₴24011
₴26260
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
-
-
-
36 000
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 385
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 782
income
-
-
-
5 400
total
-
-
-
8 615
Employee
5 985
-
33 637
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
income
598
-
3 364
-
pensions

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

526
-
1 057
-
health
275
-
554
-
total
1 465
-
5 107
-
Employer
5 985
-
33 637
-
pensions

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

660
-
1 327
-
health
413
-
831
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 175
-
2 362
-
Corporate
28 840
36 000
-
-
income
2 884
3 600
-
-
total
2 884
3 600
-
-
Dividends
25 956
32 400
-
-
withholding
1 298
1 620
-
-
total
1 298
1 620
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
6 822
5 220
7 469
8 615
After tax
29 178
30 780
28 531
27 385
Living cost
4 520
4 520
4 520
4 520
Free-cash
24 658
26 260
24 011
22 865

Estimated living cost  is ₴4520 per week

₴2639
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴323
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴120
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1439
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₴17371
₴16479
₴17311
₴18358
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
918
social contributions
-
-
-
5 581
income
-
-
-
4 144
total
-
-
-
10 643
Employee
26 522
26 522
32 683
-
income
2 888
2 455
4 118
-
social contributions
1 003
2 201
2 712
-
health
206
451
556
-
total
4 097
5 107
7 386
-
Employer
26 522
26 522
32 683
-
social contributions
1 003
2 201
2 712
-
health
223
491
605
-
total
1 226
2 692
3 317
-
Corporate
22 692
6 785
-
-
income
2 837
848
-
-
total
2 837
848
-
-
Dividends
19 855
5 937
-
-
withholding
3 375
1 009
-
-
total
3 375
1 009
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
11 535
9 656
10 703
10 643
After tax
24 465
26 344
25 297
25 357
Living cost
7 986
7 986
7 986
7 986
Free-cash
16 479
18 358
17 311
17 371

Estimated living cost  is ₴7986 per week

₴4786
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴783
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2240
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₴14170
₴13726
₴14110
₴15157
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
918
social contributions
-
-
-
5 581
income
-
-
-
4 144
total
-
-
-
10 643
Employee
26 522
26 522
32 683
-
income
2 785
2 455
4 118
-
social contributions
1 289
2 201
2 712
-
health
264
451
556
-
total
4 338
5 107
7 386
-
Employer
26 522
26 522
32 683
-
social contributions
1 289
2 201
2 712
-
health
287
491
605
-
total
1 576
2 692
3 317
-
Corporate
18 899
6 785
-
-
income
2 362
848
-
-
total
2 362
848
-
-
Dividends
16 537
5 937
-
-
withholding
2 811
1 009
-
-
total
2 811
1 009
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
11 087
9 656
10 703
10 643
After tax
24 913
26 344
25 297
25 357
Living cost
11 187
11 187
11 187
11 187
Free-cash
13 726
15 157
14 110
14 170

Estimated living cost  is ₴11187 per week

₴7648
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴874
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2478
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₴9571
₴13982
₴10306
₴16823
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
4 860
social contributions
-
-
-
10 512
income
-
-
-
3 094
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 466
Employee
11 710
-
26 866
-
income
1 405
-
3 224
-
social contributions
761
-
1 746
-
health
1 581
-
3 627
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 747
-
8 597
-
Employer
11 710
-
26 866
-
social contributions
2 928
-
6 716
-
health
1 054
-
2 418
-
total
3 982
-
9 134
-
Corporate
20 308
36 000
-
-
income
3 859
6 840
-
-
total
3 859
6 840
-
-
Dividends
16 450
29 160
-
-
withholding
2 467
4 374
-
-
total
2 467
4 374
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 055
11 214
17 731
18 466
After tax
21 945
24 786
18 269
17 534
Living cost
7 963
7 963
7 963
7 963
Free-cash
13 982
16 823
10 306
9 571

Estimated living cost  is ₴7963 per week

₴5531
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴566
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴157
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1709
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
₴7721
₴11471
₴8456
₴14973
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
4 860
social contributions
-
-
-
10 512
income
-
-
-
3 094
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 466
Employee
14 430
-
26 866
-
income
1 732
-
3 224
-
social contributions
938
-
1 746
-
health
1 948
-
3 627
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 618
-
8 597
-
Employer
14 430
-
26 866
-
social contributions
3 608
-
6 716
-
health
1 299
-
2 418
-
total
4 907
-
9 134
-
Corporate
16 663
36 000
-
-
income
3 166
6 840
-
-
total
3 166
6 840
-
-
Dividends
13 497
29 160
-
-
withholding
2 025
4 374
-
-
total
2 025
4 374
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 716
11 214
17 731
18 466
After tax
21 284
24 786
18 269
17 534
Living cost
9 813
9 813
9 813
9 813
Free-cash
11 471
14 973
8 456
7 721

Estimated living cost  is ₴9813 per week

₴7297
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴544
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴170
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1802
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
₴5586
-₴39376
-₴39376
-₴39376
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
3 839
pensions
-
-
-
300
municipal
-
-
-
6 758
labour market
-
-
-
2 856
total
-
-
-
13 753
Employee
70 323
70 323
70 323
-
municipal
14 975
14 975
14 975
-
national
8 591
8 591
8 591
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 618
5 618
5 618
-
total
29 284
29 284
29 284
-
Employer
70 323
70 323
70 323
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 626
5 626
5 626
-
municipal
14 999
14 999
14 999
-
national
8 606
8 606
8 606
-
total
29 431
29 431
29 431
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
58 715
58 715
58 715
13 753
After tax
-22 715
-22 715
-22 715
22 247
Living cost
16 661
16 661
16 661
16 661
Free-cash
-39 376
-39 376
-39 376
5 586

Estimated living cost  is ₴16661 per week

₴11403
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1474
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴256
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3528
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₴10965
₴18325
₴12419
₴20469
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
4 680
pensions
-
-
-
7 200
income
-
-
-
4 824
total
-
-
-
16 704
Employee
9 785
-
26 906
-
unemployment
156
-
431
-
income
1 102
-
5 187
-
pensions
196
-
538
-
total
1 454
-
6 156
-
Employer
9 785
-
26 906
-
pensions
1 957
-
5 381
-
health
1 272
-
3 498
-
unemployment
79
-
215
-
total
3 308
-
9 094
-
Corporate
22 908
36 000
-
-
income
4 582
7 200
-
-
total
4 582
7 200
-
-
Dividends
18 326
28 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
9 344
7 200
15 250
16 704
After tax
26 656
28 800
20 750
19 296
Living cost
8 331
8 331
8 331
8 331
Free-cash
18 325
20 469
12 419
10 965

Estimated living cost  is ₴8331 per week

₴5714
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴496
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴168
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1953
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₴12153
₴9987
₴7176
₴10579
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

-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
3 789
health
-
-
-
410
municipal
-
-
-
6 406
total
-
-
-
10 605
Employee
18 147
-
30 285
-
unemployment
272
-
454
-
municipal
2 972
-
4 944
-
national
300
-
2 102
-
pensions
1 225
-
2 044
-
health
135
-
323
-
total
4 904
-
9 867
-
Employer
18 147
-
30 285
-
pensions
3 148
-
5 255
-
health
139
-
233
-
accident
18
-
30
-
unemployment
118
-
197
-
total
3 423
-
5 715
-
Corporate
14 429
36 000
-
-
income
2 886
7 200
-
-
total
2 886
7 200
-
-
Dividends

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

8 658
21 600
-
-
municipal
1 558
3 888
-
-
national
-
1 091
-
-
total
1 558
4 979
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
12 771
12 179
15 582
10 605
After tax
23 229
23 821
20 418
25 395
Living cost
13 242
13 242
13 242
13 242
Free-cash
9 987
10 579
7 176
12 153

Estimated living cost  is ₴13242 per week

₴8650
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1274
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴211
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3108
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Marseille , France
₴10054
₴9431
₴11860
₴7512
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
750
pensions
-
-
-
8 779
social contributions
-
-
-
1 026
income
-
-
-
3 641
other
-
-
-
1 118
total
-
-
-
15 314
Employee
13 177
-
29 160
-
income
679
-
4 401
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
376
-
831
-
pensions
1 490
-
1 436
-
total
2 545
-
6 668
-
Employer
13 177
-
29 160
-
pensions
2 165
-
2 523
-
social contributions
39
-
88
-
other
455
-
1 006
-
health
922
-
2 042
-
unemployment
533
-
1 181
-
total
4 114
-
6 840
-
Corporate
18 708
36 000
-
-
income
5 238
10 080
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
5 238
10 080
-
-
Dividends
13 469
25 920
-
-
withholding
1 724
3 318
-
-
social contributions
2 316
4 458
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 040
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 937
17 856
13 508
15 314
After tax
20 063
18 144
22 492
20 686
Living cost
10 632
10 632
10 632
10 632
Free-cash
9 431
7 512
11 860
10 054

Estimated living cost  is ₴10632 per week

₴6166
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1080
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3184
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₴8885
₴8380
₴10691
₴6343
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
750
pensions
-
-
-
8 779
social contributions
-
-
-
1 026
income
-
-
-
3 641
other
-
-
-
1 118
total
-
-
-
15 314
Employee
14 762
-
29 160
-
income
871
-
4 401
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
421
-
831
-
pensions
1 669
-
1 436
-
total
2 961
-
6 668
-
Employer
14 762
-
29 160
-
pensions
2 425
-
2 523
-
social contributions
45
-
88
-
other
509
-
1 006
-
health
1 034
-
2 042
-
unemployment
598
-
1 181
-
total
4 611
-
6 840
-
Corporate
16 628
36 000
-
-
income
4 656
10 080
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 656
10 080
-
-
Dividends
11 972
25 920
-
-
withholding
1 532
3 318
-
-
social contributions
2 059
4 458
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 591
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 819
17 856
13 508
15 314
After tax
20 181
18 144
22 492
20 686
Living cost
11 801
11 801
11 801
11 801
Free-cash
8 380
6 343
10 691
8 885

Estimated living cost  is ₴11801 per week

₴7441
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴960
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴201
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3200
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
₴4027
₴3856
₴5833
₴1485
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
750
pensions
-
-
-
8 779
social contributions
-
-
-
1 026
income
-
-
-
3 641
other
-
-
-
1 118
total
-
-
-
15 314
Employee
21 603
-
29 160
-
income
1 885
-
4 401
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
615
-
831
-
pensions
2 443
-
1 436
-
total
4 943
-
6 668
-
Employer
21 603
-
29 160
-
pensions
3 550
-
2 523
-
social contributions
65
-
88
-
other
746
-
1 006
-
health
1 512
-
2 042
-
unemployment
875
-
1 181
-
total
6 748
-
6 840
-
Corporate
7 650
36 000
-
-
income
2 142
10 080
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 142
10 080
-
-
Dividends
5 508
25 920
-
-
withholding
705
3 318
-
-
social contributions
947
4 458
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 652
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 485
17 856
13 508
15 314
After tax
20 515
18 144
22 492
20 686
Living cost
16 659
16 659
16 659
16 659
Free-cash
3 856
1 485
5 833
4 027

Estimated living cost  is ₴16659 per week

₴11275
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1363
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴228
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3793
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₴33408
₴31549
₴26568
₴31968
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%.

-
-
-
36 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
360
total
-
-
-
360
Employee
2 789
-
36 000
-
income
558
-
7 200
-
total
558
-
7 200
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

33 211
36 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
33 211
36 000
-
-
withholding
1 661
1 800
-
-
total
1 661
1 800
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
2 219
1 800
7 200
360
After tax
33 781
34 200
28 800
35 640
Living cost
2 232
2 232
2 232
2 232
Free-cash
31 549
31 968
26 568
33 408

Estimated living cost  is ₴2232 per week

₴1383
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴185
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴61
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴602
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Tbilisi , Georgia
₴32163
₴30071
₴25323
₴30723
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%.

-
-
-
36 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
360
total
-
-
-
360
Employee
4 347
-
36 000
-
income
869
-
7 200
-
total
869
-
7 200
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

31 653
36 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
31 653
36 000
-
-
withholding
1 583
1 800
-
-
total
1 583
1 800
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
2 452
1 800
7 200
360
After tax
33 548
34 200
28 800
35 640
Living cost
3 477
3 477
3 477
3 477
Free-cash
30 071
30 723
25 323
32 163

Estimated living cost  is ₴3477 per week

₴2353
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴146
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴117
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴862
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Berlin , Germany
₴9254
₴9765
₴12119
₴5252
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.

-
-
-
36 000
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.

-
-
-
428
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 356
income

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

-
-
-
7 781
trade
-
-
-
2 865
total
-
-
-
13 430
Employee

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

17 162
-
36 000
-
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.

1 411
-
7 781
-
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
-
428
-
health

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

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

2 356
-
2 356
-
total
3 845
-
10 565
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
18 838
36 000
-
-
trade
2 703
5 166
-
-
income
2 826
5 400
-
-
chamber of commerce
80
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.

155
297
-
-
total
5 764
10 968
-
-
Dividends
13 074
25 031
-
-
withholding
3 137
6 127
-
-
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.

173
337
-
-
total
3 310
6 464
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
12 919
17 432
10 565
13 430
After tax
23 081
18 568
25 435
22 570
Living cost
13 316
13 316
13 316
13 316
Free-cash
9 765
5 252
12 119
9 254

Estimated living cost  is ₴13316 per week

₴9186
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1433
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴193
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2504
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dresden , Germany
₴11844
₴11567
₴14988
₴7751
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.

-
-
-
36 000
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.

-
-
-
428
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 356
income

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

-
-
-
7 781
trade
-
-
-
3 144
total
-
-
-
13 709
Employee

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

13 192
-
36 000
-
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.

369
-
7 781
-
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
-
428
-
health

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

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

2 356
-
2 356
-
total
2 745
-
10 565
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
22 808
36 000
-
-
trade
3 592
5 670
-
-
income
3 421
5 400
-
-
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.

188
297
-
-
total
7 286
11 471
-
-
Dividends
15 521
24 528
-
-
withholding
3 749
6 001
-
-
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.

206
330
-
-
total
3 955
6 331
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
13 986
17 802
10 565
13 709
After tax
22 014
18 198
25 435
22 291
Living cost
10 447
10 447
10 447
10 447
Free-cash
11 567
7 751
14 988
11 844

Estimated living cost  is ₴10447 per week

₴6572
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1218
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴195
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2462
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Hamburg , Germany
₴8601
₴9308
₴11885
₴4463
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.

-
-
-
36 000
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.

-
-
-
428
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 356
income

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

-
-
-
7 781
trade
-
-
-
3 284
total
-
-
-
13 849
Employee

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

17 491
-
36 000
-
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.

1 503
-
7 781
-
surtax

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

82
-
428
-
health

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

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

2 356
-
2 356
-
total
3 941
-
10 565
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
18 509
36 000
-
-
trade
3 045
5 922
-
-
income
2 777
5 400
-
-
chamber of commerce
79
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.

153
297
-
-
total
6 054
11 722
-
-
Dividends
12 456
24 277
-
-
withholding
2 983
5 938
-
-
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.

164
327
-
-
total
3 147
6 265
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
13 142
17 987
10 565
13 849
After tax
22 858
18 013
25 435
22 151
Living cost
13 550
13 550
13 550
13 550
Free-cash
9 308
4 463
11 885
8 601

Estimated living cost  is ₴13550 per week

₴9062
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1429
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴202
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2856
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Munich , Germany
₴6210
₴7620
₴9634
₴2027
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.

-
-
-
36 000
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.

-
-
-
428
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 356
income

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

-
-
-
7 781
trade
-
-
-
3 424
total
-
-
-
13 989
Employee

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

20 729
-
36 000
-
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.

2 438
-
7 781
-
surtax

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

134
-
428
-
health

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

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

2 356
-
2 356
-
total
4 928
-
10 565
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
15 271
36 000
-
-
trade
2 619
6 174
-
-
income
2 291
5 400
-
-
chamber of commerce
74
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.

126
297
-
-
total
5 110
11 974
-
-
Dividends
10 162
24 026
-
-
withholding
2 409
5 875
-
-
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.

132
323
-
-
total
2 541
6 198
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
12 579
18 172
10 565
13 989
After tax
23 421
17 828
25 435
22 011
Living cost
15 801
15 801
15 801
15 801
Free-cash
7 620
2 027
9 634
6 210

Estimated living cost  is ₴15801 per week

₴11540
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1264
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴206
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2792
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Athens , Greece
₴10618
₴13800
₴9919
₴14897
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
867
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 557
pensions
-
-
-
7 200
income
-
-
-
6 932
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 635
Employee
11 616
-
29 739
-
unemployment
808
-
2 070
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 947
-
6 474
-
surtax
41
-
786
-
pensions
775
-
1 984
-
health
297
-
759
-
total
3 868
-
12 073
-
Employer
11 616
-
29 739
-
pensions
1 549
-
3 964
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
528
-
1 354
-
unemployment
369
-
943
-
total
2 446
-
6 261
-
Corporate
21 939
36 000
-
-
income
5 704
9 360
-
-
total
5 704
9 360
-
-
Dividends
16 235
26 640
-
-
withholding
2 435
3 996
-
-
total
2 435
3 996
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 453
13 356
18 334
17 635
After tax
21 547
22 644
17 666
18 365
Living cost
7 747
7 747
7 747
7 747
Free-cash
13 800
14 897
9 919
10 618

Estimated living cost  is ₴7747 per week

₴4677
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴674
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴180
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2217
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₴10754
₴13960
₴10055
₴15033
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
867
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
2 557
pensions
-
-
-
7 200
income
-
-
-
6 932
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
17 635
Employee
11 406
-
29 739
-
unemployment
794
-
2 070
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 912
-
6 474
-
surtax
37
-
786
-
pensions
761
-
1 984
-
health
291
-
759
-
total
3 795
-
12 073
-
Employer
11 406
-
29 739
-
pensions
1 521
-
3 964
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
519
-
1 354
-
unemployment
361
-
943
-
total
2 401
-
6 261
-
Corporate
22 193
36 000
-
-
income
5 770
9 360
-
-
total
5 770
9 360
-
-
Dividends
16 422
26 640
-
-
withholding
2 463
3 996
-
-
total
2 463
3 996
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 429
13 356
18 334
17 635
After tax
21 571
22 644
17 666
18 365
Living cost
7 611
7 611
7 611
7 611
Free-cash
13 960
15 033
10 055
10 754

Estimated living cost  is ₴7611 per week

₴4654
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴702
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2079
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₴18090
₴13579
₴14020
₴13439
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
-
-
-
36 000
unemployment
-
-
-
540
health
-
-
-
2 520
pensions
-
-
-
3 600
income
-
-
-
4 401
total
-
-
-
11 061
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

9 886
3 935
30 126
-
unemployment
148
59
452
-
income
1 209
481
3 683
-
pensions
989
393
3 013
-
health
692
275
2 109
-
total
3 038
1 208
9 257
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

9 886
3 935
30 126
-
pensions
1 928
767
5 874
-
total
1 928
767
5 874
-
Corporate
24 186
31 298
-
-
income
2 177
2 817
-
-
total
2 177
2 817
-
-
Dividends
22 009
28 481
-
-
withholding
4 182
5 411
-
-
social contributions
4 247
5 509
-
-
total
8 429
10 920
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 572
15 712
15 131
11 061
After tax
20 428
20 288
20 869
24 939
Living cost
6 849
6 849
6 849
6 849
Free-cash
13 579
13 439
14 020
18 090

Estimated living cost  is ₴6849 per week

₴4674
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴560
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴137
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1478
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
₴4936
₴5488
₴5219
₴5765
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
5 870
pensions
-
-
-
4 320
social contributions
-
-
-
387
municipal
-
-
-
3 788
total
-
-
-
14 365
Employee
25 887
-
31 122
-
municipal
3 197
-
3 927
-
national
4 955
-
6 085
-
pensions
1 035
-
1 245
-
total
9 187
-
11 257
-
Employer
25 887
-
31 122
-
pensions
2 071
-
2 490
-
social contributions
278
-
335
-
total
2 349
-
2 825
-
Corporate
6 056
36 000
-
-
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%.

1 211
7 200
-
-
total
1 211
7 200
-
-
Dividends
4 845
28 800
-
-
withholding
1 066
6 336
-
-
total
1 066
6 336
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
13 813
13 536
14 082
14 365
After tax
22 187
22 464
21 918
21 635
Living cost
16 699
16 699
16 699
16 699
Free-cash
5 488
5 765
5 219
4 936

Estimated living cost  is ₴16699 per week

₴11350
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1552
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴250
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3547
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dublin , Ireland
₴4420
₴6314
₴4420
₴5552
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
-
-
-
36 000
social contributions
-
-
-
3 233
income
-
-
-
8 699
total
-
-
-
11 932
Employee
26 980
-
36 000
-
social contributions
2 241
-
3 233
-
income
5 091
-
8 699
-
total
7 332
-
11 932
-
Employer
26 980
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 020
36 000
-
-
income
1 128
4 500
-
-
total
1 128
4 500
-
-
Dividends
7 892
31 500
-
-
withholding
1 578
6 300
-
-
total
1 578
6 300
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
10 038
10 800
11 932
11 932
After tax
25 962
25 200
24 068
24 068
Living cost
19 648
19 648
19 648
19 648
Free-cash
6 314
5 552
4 420
4 420

Estimated living cost  is ₴19648 per week

₴14948
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1601
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2911
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Milan , Italy
₴3820
₴2852
₴2107
₴4654
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
7 753
regional
-
-
-
400
social contributions
-
-
-
9 259
municipal
-
-
-
214
total
-
-
-
17 626
Employee
30 654
-
36 000
-
municipal
162
-
191
-
national
5 312
-
6 659
-
social contributions
10 337
-
12 139
-
regional
289
-
350
-
total
16 100
-
19 339
-
Employer
30 654
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 346
36 000
-
-
nationa
1 283
8 640
-
-
municipal
209
1 404
-
-
total
1 492
10 044
-
-
Dividends
3 854
25 956
-
-
withholding
1 002
6 748
-
-
total
1 002
6 748
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
18 594
16 792
19 339
17 626
After tax
17 406
19 208
16 661
18 374
Living cost
14 554
14 554
14 554
14 554
Free-cash
2 852
4 654
2 107
3 820

Estimated living cost  is ₴14554 per week

₴10145
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴954
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴223
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3231
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₴8940
₴8866
₴7235
₴9631
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
7 753
regional
-
-
-
543
social contributions
-
-
-
9 259
municipal
-
-
-
214
total
-
-
-
17 769
Employee
19 133
-
36 000
-
municipal
101
-
191
-
national
3 031
-
6 659
-
social contributions
6 452
-
12 139
-
regional
258
-
485
-
total
9 842
-
19 474
-
Employer
19 133
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
16 867
36 000
-
-
nationa
4 048
8 640
-
-
municipal
838
1 790
-
-
total
4 886
10 430
-
-