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
₴23080
₴18792
₴17835
₴22038
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
-
-
-
925
total
-
-
-
8 845
Employee
9 968
-
31 169
-
social contributions
648
-
2 026
-
income
-
-
1 031
-
total
648
-
3 057
-
Employer
9 968
-
31 169
-
social contributions
1 545
-
4 831
-
total
1 545
-
4 831
-
Corporate
24 487
36 000
-
-
income
2 449
3 600
-
-
total
2 449
3 600
-
-
Dividends
22 038
32 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
4 642
3 600
7 888
8 845
After tax
31 358
32 400
28 112
27 155
Living cost
9 320
9 320
9 320
9 320
Free-cash
22 038
23 080
18 792
17 835

Estimated living cost  is ₴9320 per week

₴6026
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴703
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2416
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Graz , Austria
₴10237
₴398
₴7987
₴10085
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
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
144
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
2 754
pensions
-
-
-
6 660
income
-
-
-
6 661
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 121
Employee
13 553
12 356
27 954
-
health
524
478
1 082
-
pensions
1 388
1 265
2 862
-
other
135
124
279
-
unemployment
407
371
838
-
income
1 207
911
5 908
-
total
3 661
3 149
10 969
-
Employer
13 553
12 356
27 954
-
pensions
1 701
1 551
3 509
-
accident
176
161
364
-
unemployment
407
371
838
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
407
371
838
-
chamber of commerce
54
49
112
-
health
512
467
1 057
-
other
644
587
1 328
-
total
3 901
3 557
8 046
-
Corporate
18 546
20 088
26 778
-
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.

4 636
5 022
6 695
-
total
4 636
5 022
6 695
-
Dividends
13 910
15 066
-
-
withholding
3 825
4 143
-
-
total
3 825
4 143
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
16 023
15 871
25 710
18 121
After tax
19 977
20 129
10 290
17 879
Living cost
9 892
9 892
9 892
9 892
Free-cash
10 085
10 237
398
7 987

Estimated living cost  is ₴9892 per week

₴5934
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1010
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2771
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Vienna , Austria
₴9171
-₴646
₴6893
₴8691
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
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
144
unemployment
-
-
-
1 902
health
-
-
-
2 754
pensions
-
-
-
6 660
income
-
-
-
6 661
surtax
-
-
-
61
total
-
-
-
18 182
Employee
15 495
12 356
27 907
-
health
600
478
1 080
-
pensions
1 587
1 265
2 858
-
other
155
124
279
-
unemployment
465
371
837
-
income
1 764
911
5 892
-
total
4 571
3 149
10 946
-
Employer
15 495
12 356
27 907
-
pensions
1 945
1 551
3 502
-
accident
201
161
363
-
unemployment
465
371
837
-
surtax
61
61
61
-
payroll
465
371
837
-
chamber of commerce
62
49
112
-
health
585
467
1 055
-
other
736
587
1 326
-
total
4 520
3 618
8 093
-
Corporate
15 985
20 027
26 730
-
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.

3 996
5 007
6 682
-
total
3 996
5 007
6 682
-
Dividends
11 989
15 020
-
-
withholding
3 297
4 130
-
-
total
3 297
4 130
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
16 384
15 904
25 721
18 182
After tax
19 616
20 096
10 279
17 818
Living cost
10 925
10 925
10 925
10 925
Free-cash
8 691
9 171
-646
6 893

Estimated living cost  is ₴10925 per week

₴7287
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴932
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴179
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2527
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Brussels , Belgium
₴8867
₴2410
₴5042
₴4217
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
-
-
-
5 778
communal

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

-
-
-
1 813
national
-
-
-
12 062
total
-
-
-
19 653
Employee

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

22 178
-
27 883
-
health

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

1 042
-
1 310
-
pensions

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

1 663
-
2 091
-
communal

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

1 157
-
1 454
-
national
6 819
-
9 071
-
unemployment

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

193
-
242
-
total
10 874
-
14 168
-
Employer

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

22 178
-
27 883
-
accident

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

288
-
362
-
unemployment

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

324
-
407
-
surtax
2 515
-
3 162
-
health

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

1 364
-
1 715
-
pensions

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

1 965
-
2 471
-
total
6 456
-
8 117
-
Corporate
7 366
36 000
-
-
surtax
29
144
-
-
income
1 473
7 200
-
-
total
1 502
7 344
-
-
Dividends
5 863
28 656
-
-
withholding

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

1 646
8 484
-
-
total
1 646
8 484
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
20 478
15 828
22 285
19 653
After tax
15 522
20 172
13 715
16 347
Living cost
11 305
11 305
11 305
11 305
Free-cash
4 217
8 867
2 410
5 042

Estimated living cost  is ₴11305 per week

₴7282
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴988
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2858
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₴25450
₴23591
₴22380
₴23560
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
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 245
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
5 400
total
-
-
-
8 290
Employee
7 058
-
33 876
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
health
325
-
498
-
pensions

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

620
-
950
-
income
706
-
3 388
-
total
1 729
-
4 955
-
Employer
7 058
-
33 876
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

78
-
119
-
unemployment
42
-
65
-
health
487
-
747
-
pensions

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

778
-
1 193
-
total
1 385
-
2 124
-
Corporate
27 557
36 000
-
-
income
2 756
3 600
-
-
total
2 756
3 600
-
-
Dividends
24 801
32 400
-
-
withholding
1 240
1 620
-
-
total
1 240
1 620
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
7 110
5 220
7 079
8 290
After tax
28 890
30 780
28 921
27 710
Living cost
5 330
5 330
5 330
5 330
Free-cash
23 560
25 450
23 591
22 380

Estimated living cost  is ₴5330 per week

₴3525
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴305
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴127
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1373
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₴26717
₴24858
₴23647
₴25279
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
-
-
-
43
health
-
-
-
1 245
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 602
income
-
-
-
5 400
total
-
-
-
8 290
Employee
5 380
-
33 876
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
health
247
-
498
-
pensions

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

472
-
950
-
income
538
-
3 388
-
total
1 316
-
4 955
-
Employer
5 380
-
33 876
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

59
-
119
-
unemployment
32
-
65
-
health
371
-
747
-
pensions

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

593
-
1 193
-
total
1 055
-
2 124
-
Corporate
29 565
36 000
-
-
income
2 957
3 600
-
-
total
2 957
3 600
-
-
Dividends
26 608
32 400
-
-
withholding
1 330
1 620
-
-
total
1 330
1 620
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
6 658
5 220
7 079
8 290
After tax
29 342
30 780
28 921
27 710
Living cost
4 063
4 063
4 063
4 063
Free-cash
25 279
26 717
24 858
23 647

Estimated living cost  is ₴4063 per week

₴2372
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴290
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴108
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1293
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₴19144
₴17702
₴18097
₴17456
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
-
-
-
5 017
health
-
-
-
918
income
-
-
-
4 789
total
-
-
-
10 724
Employee
23 842
23 842
32 726
-
health
185
405
557
-
social contributions
901
1 979
2 669
-
income
2 596
2 207
4 619
-
total
3 682
4 591
7 845
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
32 726
-
social contributions
901
1 979
2 669
-
health
201
441
605
-
total
1 102
2 420
3 274
-
Corporate
24 037
9 738
-
-
income
3 005
1 217
-
-
total
3 005
1 217
-
-
Dividends
21 032
8 521
-
-
withholding
3 576
1 449
-
-
total
3 576
1 449
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
11 365
9 677
11 119
10 724
After tax
24 635
26 323
24 881
25 276
Living cost
7 179
7 179
7 179
7 179
Free-cash
17 456
19 144
17 702
18 097

Estimated living cost  is ₴7179 per week

₴4302
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴704
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴159
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2013
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₴16266
₴14824
₴15219
₴14980
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
-
-
-
5 017
health
-
-
-
918
income
-
-
-
4 789
total
-
-
-
10 724
Employee
23 842
23 842
32 726
-
health
237
405
557
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
2 669
-
income
2 504
2 207
4 619
-
total
3 900
4 591
7 845
-
Employer
23 842
23 842
32 726
-
social contributions
1 159
1 979
2 669
-
health
258
441
605
-
total
1 417
2 420
3 274
-
Corporate
20 627
9 738
-
-
income
2 578
1 217
-
-
total
2 578
1 217
-
-
Dividends
18 049
8 521
-
-
withholding
3 068
1 449
-
-
total
3 068
1 449
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
10 963
9 677
11 119
10 724
After tax
25 037
26 323
24 881
25 276
Living cost
10 057
10 057
10 057
10 057
Free-cash
14 980
16 266
14 824
15 219

Estimated living cost  is ₴10057 per week

₴6875
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴785
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2228
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₴17490
₴10973
₴10250
₴14888
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
-
-
-
10 498
health
-
-
-
4 860
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
3 096
total
-
-
-
18 454
Employee
10 729
-
26 866
-
health
1 448
-
3 627
-
social contributions
697
-
1 746
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 288
-
3 224
-
total
3 433
-
8 597
-
Employer
10 729
-
26 866
-
social contributions
2 682
-
6 716
-
health
966
-
2 418
-
total
3 648
-
9 134
-
Corporate
21 623
36 000
-
-
income
4 108
6 840
-
-
total
4 108
6 840
-
-
Dividends
17 515
29 160
-
-
withholding
2 627
4 374
-
-
total
2 627
4 374
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
13 816
11 214
17 731
18 454
After tax
22 184
24 786
18 269
17 546
Living cost
7 296
7 296
7 296
7 296
Free-cash
14 888
17 490
10 973
10 250

Estimated living cost  is ₴7296 per week

₴5068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴519
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴143
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1566
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
₴15796
₴9279
₴8556
₴12589
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
-
-
-
10 498
health
-
-
-
4 860
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
3 096
total
-
-
-
18 454
Employee
13 221
-
26 866
-
health
1 785
-
3 627
-
social contributions
859
-
1 746
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
1 587
-
3 224
-
total
4 231
-
8 597
-
Employer
13 221
-
26 866
-
social contributions
3 305
-
6 716
-
health
1 190
-
2 418
-
total
4 495
-
9 134
-
Corporate
18 284
36 000
-
-
income
3 474
6 840
-
-
total
3 474
6 840
-
-
Dividends
14 810
29 160
-
-
withholding
2 221
4 374
-
-
total
2 221
4 374
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 421
11 214
17 731
18 454
After tax
21 579
24 786
18 269
17 546
Living cost
8 990
8 990
8 990
8 990
Free-cash
12 589
15 796
9 279
8 556

Estimated living cost  is ₴8990 per week

₴6686
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴156
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1651
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
-₴31735
-₴31735
₴7066
-₴31735
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
labour market
-
-
-
2 858
municipal
-
-
-
6 942
pensions
-
-
-
269
national
-
-
-
3 893
total
-
-
-
13 962
Employee
63 195
63 195
63 195
-
municipal
13 457
13 457
13 457
-
pensions
90
90
90
-
national
7 720
7 720
7 720
-
labour market
5 048
5 048
5 048
-
total
26 315
26 315
26 315
-
Employer
63 195
63 195
63 195
-
labour market
5 056
5 056
5 056
-
national
7 734
7 734
7 734
-
municipal
13 478
13 478
13 478
-
pensions
180
180
180
-
total
26 448
26 448
26 448
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
52 763
52 763
52 763
13 962
After tax
-16 763
-16 763
-16 763
22 038
Living cost
14 972
14 972
14 972
14 972
Free-cash
-31 735
-31 735
-31 735
7 066

Estimated living cost  is ₴14972 per week

₴10247
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1324
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴230
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3170
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₴21311
₴13261
₴11808
₴19385
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
-
-
-
7 199
income
-
-
-
4 824
total
-
-
-
16 703
Employee
8 796
-
26 905
-
pensions
176
-
538
-
unemployment
141
-
431
-
income
990
-
5 187
-
total
1 307
-
6 156
-
Employer
8 796
-
26 905
-
pensions
1 759
-
5 381
-
unemployment
71
-
215
-
health
1 143
-
3 498
-
total
2 973
-
9 094
-
Corporate
24 231
36 000
-
-
income
4 846
7 200
-
-
total
4 846
7 200
-
-
Dividends
19 385
28 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
9 126
7 200
15 250
16 703
After tax
26 874
28 800
20 750
19 297
Living cost
7 489
7 489
7 489
7 489
Free-cash
19 385
21 311
13 261
11 808

Estimated living cost  is ₴7489 per week

₴5137
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴446
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴151
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1756
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₴11651
₴8166
₴13101
₴11494
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
health
-
-
-
425
municipal
-
-
-
6 403
national
-
-
-
4 167
total
-
-
-
10 995
Employee
16 313
-
30 286
-
health
122
-
337
-
municipal
2 672
-
4 941
-
pensions
1 101
-
2 044
-
national
269
-
2 440
-
unemployment
245
-
454
-
total
4 409
-
10 216
-
Employer
16 313
-
30 286
-
accident
16
-
30
-
unemployment
106
-
197
-
health
125
-
233
-
pensions
2 830
-
5 254
-
total
3 077
-
5 714
-
Corporate
16 610
36 000
-
-
income
3 322
7 200
-
-
total
3 322
7 200
-
-
Dividends

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

9 966
21 600
-
-
municipal
1 794
3 888
-
-
national
-
1 357
-
-
total
1 794
5 245
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
12 602
12 445
15 930
10 995
After tax
23 398
23 555
20 070
25 005
Living cost
11 904
11 904
11 904
11 904
Free-cash
11 494
11 651
8 166
13 101

Estimated living cost  is ₴11904 per week

₴7776
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1145
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴189
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2794
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Marseille , France
₴8587
₴12292
₴11032
₴10310
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
-
-
-
1 026
health
-
-
-
941
pensions
-
-
-
8 193
other
-
-
-
1 116
income
-
-
-
4 135
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 411
Employee
11 845
-
28 891
-
income
611
-
4 659
-
social contributions
338
-
823
-
pensions
1 340
-
1 562
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 289
-
7 044
-
Employer
11 845
-
28 891
-
pensions
1 946
-
2 710
-
social contributions
35
-
86
-
unemployment
480
-
1 170
-
health
829
-
2 144
-
other
409
-
997
-
total
3 699
-
7 107
-
Corporate
20 456
36 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
5 727
10 080
-
-
total
5 727
10 080
-
-
Dividends
14 728
25 920
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 885
3 318
-
-
social contributions
2 533
4 458
-
-
total
4 418
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
16 133
17 856
14 151
15 411
After tax
19 867
18 144
21 849
20 589
Living cost
9 557
9 557
9 557
9 557
Free-cash
10 310
8 587
12 292
11 032

Estimated living cost  is ₴9557 per week

₴5543
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴971
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2862
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₴7536
₴11241
₴9981
₴9368
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
-
-
-
1 026
health
-
-
-
941
pensions
-
-
-
8 193
other
-
-
-
1 116
income
-
-
-
4 135
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 411
Employee
13 270
-
28 891
-
income
783
-
4 659
-
social contributions
378
-
823
-
pensions
1 500
-
1 562
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 661
-
7 044
-
Employer
13 270
-
28 891
-
pensions
2 180
-
2 710
-
social contributions
40
-
86
-
unemployment
537
-
1 170
-
health
929
-
2 144
-
other
458
-
997
-
total
4 144
-
7 107
-
Corporate
18 586
36 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
5 204
10 080
-
-
total
5 204
10 080
-
-
Dividends
13 382
25 920
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 713
3 318
-
-
social contributions
2 302
4 458
-
-
total
4 015
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
16 024
17 856
14 151
15 411
After tax
19 976
18 144
21 849
20 589
Living cost
10 608
10 608
10 608
10 608
Free-cash
9 368
7 536
11 241
9 981

Estimated living cost  is ₴10608 per week

₴6689
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴863
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴181
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2877
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
₴3169
₴6874
₴5614
₴5302
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
-
-
-
1 026
health
-
-
-
941
pensions
-
-
-
8 193
other
-
-
-
1 116
income
-
-
-
4 135
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 411
Employee
19 419
-
28 891
-
income
1 694
-
4 659
-
social contributions
553
-
823
-
pensions
2 196
-
1 562
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 443
-
7 044
-
Employer
19 419
-
28 891
-
pensions
3 191
-
2 710
-
social contributions
58
-
86
-
unemployment
787
-
1 170
-
health
1 359
-
2 144
-
other
670
-
997
-
total
6 065
-
7 107
-
Corporate
10 516
36 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
2 944
10 080
-
-
total
2 944
10 080
-
-
Dividends
7 571
25 920
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
969
3 318
-
-
social contributions
1 302
4 458
-
-
total
2 271
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 723
17 856
14 151
15 411
After tax
20 277
18 144
21 849
20 589
Living cost
14 975
14 975
14 975
14 975
Free-cash
5 302
3 169
6 874
5 614

Estimated living cost  is ₴14975 per week

₴10135
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1225
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴205
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3410
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₴32011
₴26611
₴33451
₴31601
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
2 736
-
36 000
-
income
547
-
7 200
-
total
547
-
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%.

33 264
36 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
33 264
36 000
-
-
withholding
1 663
1 800
-
-
total
1 663
1 800
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
2 210
1 800
7 200
360
After tax
33 790
34 200
28 800
35 640
Living cost
2 189
2 189
2 189
2 189
Free-cash
31 601
32 011
26 611
33 451

Estimated living cost  is ₴2189 per week

₴1356
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴182
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴60
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴590
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Tbilisi , Georgia
₴30789
₴25389
₴32229
₴30149
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
4 264
-
36 000
-
income
853
-
7 200
-
total
853
-
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%.

31 736
36 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
31 736
36 000
-
-
withholding
1 587
1 800
-
-
total
1 587
1 800
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
2 440
1 800
7 200
360
After tax
33 560
34 200
28 800
35 640
Living cost
3 411
3 411
3 411
3 411
Free-cash
30 149
30 789
25 389
32 229

Estimated living cost  is ₴3411 per week

₴2308
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴143
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴114
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴845
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Berlin , Germany
₴6587
₴12350
₴9253
₴10645
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
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
3 097
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.

-
-
-
9 064
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.

-
-
-
498
total
-
-
-
14 777
Employee

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

15 427
-
36 000
-
health

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

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

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

70
-
498
-
income

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

1 269
-
9 064
-
total
3 457
-
11 680
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
20 573
36 000
-
-
trade
2 952
5 166
-
-
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.

169
297
-
-
chamber of commerce
77
100
-
-
income
3 086
5 400
-
-
total
6 284
10 963
-
-
Dividends
14 288
25 037
-
-
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.

190
338
-
-
withholding
3 454
6 142
-
-
total
3 644
6 480
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
13 385
17 443
11 680
14 777
After tax
22 615
18 557
24 320
21 223
Living cost
11 970
11 970
11 970
11 970
Free-cash
10 645
6 587
12 350
9 253

Estimated living cost  is ₴11970 per week

₴8257
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1288
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴174
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2251
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dresden , Germany
₴8796
₴14929
₴11529
₴12227
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
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
3 400
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.

-
-
-
9 064
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.

-
-
-
498
total
-
-
-
15 080
Employee

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

11 859
-
36 000
-
health

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

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

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

18
-
498
-
income

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

331
-
9 064
-
total
2 467
-
11 680
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
24 141
36 000
-
-
trade
3 802
5 670
-
-
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.

199
297
-
-
chamber of commerce
82
99
-
-
income
3 621
5 400
-
-
total
7 704
11 466
-
-
Dividends
16 437
24 534
-
-
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.

219
331
-
-
withholding
3 992
6 016
-
-
total
4 211
6 347
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 382
17 813
11 680
15 080
After tax
21 618
18 187
24 320
20 920
Living cost
9 391
9 391
9 391
9 391
Free-cash
12 227
8 796
14 929
11 529

Estimated living cost  is ₴9391 per week

₴5907
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1095
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴175
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2214
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Hamburg , Germany
₴5823
₴12140
₴8589
₴10180
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
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
3 551
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.

-
-
-
9 064
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.

-
-
-
498
total
-
-
-
15 231
Employee

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

15 723
-
36 000
-
health

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

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

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

74
-
498
-
income

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

1 351
-
9 064
-
total
3 543
-
11 680
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
20 277
36 000
-
-
trade
3 336
5 922
-
-
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.

167
297
-
-
chamber of commerce
76
98
-
-
income
3 041
5 400
-
-
total
6 620
11 717
-
-
Dividends
13 657
24 282
-
-
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.

181
327
-
-
withholding
3 296
5 953
-
-
total
3 477
6 280
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
13 640
17 997
11 680
15 231
After tax
22 360
18 003
24 320
20 769
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
10 180
5 823
12 140
8 589

Estimated living cost  is ₴12180 per week

₴8146
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1284
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴182
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2568
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Munich , Germany
₴3613
₴10116
₴6414
₴8642
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
health

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

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

-
-
-
2 118
trade
-
-
-
3 702
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.

-
-
-
9 064
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.

-
-
-
498
total
-
-
-
15 382
Employee

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

18 634
-
36 000
-
health

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

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

2 118
-
2 118
-
surtax

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

121
-
498
-
income

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

2 191
-
9 064
-
total
4 430
-
11 680
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 366
36 000
-
-
trade
2 978
6 174
-
-
surtax

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

143
297
-
-
chamber of commerce
72
98
-
-
income
2 605
5 400
-
-
total
5 798
11 969
-
-
Dividends
11 568
24 031
-
-
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.

152
324
-
-
withholding
2 774
5 890
-
-
total
2 926
6 214
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
13 154
18 183
11 680
15 382
After tax
22 846
17 817
24 320
20 618
Living cost
14 204
14 204
14 204
14 204
Free-cash
8 642
3 613
10 116
6 414

Estimated living cost  is ₴14204 per week

₴10374
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1136
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴185
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2509
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Athens , Greece
₴15680
₴10215
₴10807
₴14693
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
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
2 556
pensions
-
-
-
7 200
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
7 424
surtax
-
-
-
978
total
-
-
-
18 229
Employee
10 442
-
29 740
-
health
267
-
758
-
pensions
697
-
1 983
-
surtax
37
-
885
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
727
-
2 070
-
income
1 750
-
6 864
-
total
3 478
-
12 560
-
Employer
10 442
-
29 740
-
pensions
1 392
-
3 965
-
unemployment
331
-
943
-
health
475
-
1 353
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 198
-
6 261
-
Corporate
23 360
36 000
-
-
income
6 074
9 360
-
-
total
6 074
9 360
-
-
Dividends
17 286
26 640
-
-
withholding
2 593
3 996
-
-
total
2 593
3 996
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 343
13 356
18 821
18 229
After tax
21 657
22 644
17 179
17 771
Living cost
6 964
6 964
6 964
6 964
Free-cash
14 693
15 680
10 215
10 807

Estimated living cost  is ₴6964 per week

₴4205
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴605
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴162
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1993
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₴15802
₴10337
₴10929
₴14835
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
-
-
-
71
health
-
-
-
2 556
pensions
-
-
-
7 200
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
7 424
surtax
-
-
-
978
total
-
-
-
18 229
Employee
10 253
-
29 740
-
health
262
-
758
-
pensions
684
-
1 983
-
surtax
34
-
885
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
714
-
2 070
-
income
1 719
-
6 864
-
total
3 413
-
12 560
-
Employer
10 253
-
29 740
-
pensions
1 367
-
3 965
-
unemployment
325
-
943
-
health
467
-
1 353
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
2 159
-
6 261
-
Corporate
23 588
36 000
-
-
income
6 133
9 360
-
-
total
6 133
9 360
-
-
Dividends
17 456
26 640
-
-
withholding
2 618
3 996
-
-
total
2 618
3 996
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 323
13 356
18 821
18 229
After tax
21 677
22 644
17 179
17 771
Living cost
6 842
6 842
6 842
6 842
Free-cash
14 835
15 802
10 337
10 929

Estimated living cost  is ₴6842 per week

₴4183
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴631
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴158
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1869
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₴14191
₴14788
₴18858
₴14315
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.

8 779
3 494
30 126
-
health
615
245
2 109
-
pensions
878
349
3 013
-
unemployment
132
52
452
-
income
1 073
427
3 683
-
total
2 698
1 073
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.

8 779
3 494
30 126
-
pensions
1 712
681
5 874
-
total
1 712
681
5 874
-
Corporate
25 509
31 825
-
-
income
2 296
2 864
-
-
total
2 296
2 864
-
-
Dividends
23 214
28 961
-
-
withholding
4 411
5 503
-
-
social contributions
4 487
5 607
-
-
total
8 898
11 110
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 604
15 728
15 131
11 061
After tax
20 396
20 272
20 869
24 939
Living cost
6 081
6 081
6 081
6 081
Free-cash
14 315
14 191
14 788
18 858

Estimated living cost  is ₴6081 per week

₴4150
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴122
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1312
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
₴6812
₴6200
₴5918
₴6551
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
-
-
-
387
municipal
-
-
-
3 814
pensions
-
-
-
4 320
national
-
-
-
5 909
total
-
-
-
14 430
Employee
24 264
-
31 122
-
municipal
2 997
-
3 953
-
pensions
971
-
1 245
-
national
4 644
-
6 125
-
total
8 612
-
11 323
-
Employer
24 264
-
31 122
-
social contributions
261
-
335
-
pensions
1 941
-
2 490
-
total
2 202
-
2 825
-
Corporate
7 933
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%.

1 587
7 200
-
-
total
1 587
7 200
-
-
Dividends
6 346
28 800
-
-
withholding
1 396
6 336
-
-
total
1 396
6 336
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
13 797
13 536
14 148
14 430
After tax
22 203
22 464
21 852
21 570
Living cost
15 652
15 652
15 652
15 652
Free-cash
6 551
6 812
6 200
5 918

Estimated living cost  is ₴15652 per week

₴10639
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1455
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴234
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴3324
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dublin , Ireland
₴7538
₴5757
₴5757
₴8222
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
-
-
-
3 306
income
-
-
-
9 275
total
-
-
-
12 581
Employee
24 253
-
36 000
-
social contributions
2 015
-
3 306
-
income
4 576
-
9 275
-
total
6 591
-
12 581
-
Employer
24 253
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 747
36 000
-
-
income
1 469
4 500
-
-
total
1 469
4 500
-
-
Dividends
10 278
31 500
-
-
withholding
2 056
6 300
-
-
total
2 056
6 300
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
10 116
10 800
12 581
12 581
After tax
25 884
25 200
23 419
23 419
Living cost
17 662
17 662
17 662
17 662
Free-cash
8 222
7 538
5 757
5 757

Estimated living cost  is ₴17662 per week

₴13437
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1439
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2617
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Milan , Italy
₴6124
₴3328
₴5042
₴4506
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
regional
-
-
-
406
social contributions
-
-
-
9 259
municipal
-
-
-
214
national
-
-
-
7 996
total
-
-
-
17 875
Employee
27 556
-
36 000
-
regional
260
-
357
-
municipal
146
-
191
-
social contributions
9 292
-
12 139
-
national
4 775
-
6 902
-
total
14 473
-
19 589
-
Employer
27 556
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 444
36 000
-
-
nationa
2 026
8 640
-
-
municipal
329
1 404
-
-
total
2 355
10 044
-
-
Dividends
6 088
25 956
-
-
withholding
1 583
6 749
-
-
total
1 583
6 749
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
18 411
16 793
19 589
17 875
After tax
17 589
19 207
16 411
18 125
Living cost
13 083
13 083
13 083
13 083
Free-cash
4 506
6 124
3 328
5 042

Estimated living cost  is ₴13083 per week

₴9120
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴858
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴201
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2904
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₴10571
₴7932
₴9636
₴9882
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
regional
-
-
-
543
social contributions
-
-
-
9 259
municipal
-
-
-
214
national
-
-
-
7 996
total
-
-
-
18 012
Employee
17 199
-
36 000
-
regional
232
-
484
-
municipal
91
-
191
-
social contributions
5 800
-
12 139
-
national
2 725
-
6 902
-
total
8 848
-
19 716
-
Employer
17 199
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
18 801
36 000
-
-
nationa
4 512
8 640
-
-
municipal
934
1 789
-
-
total
5 446
10 429
-
-