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
₴ 43500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴22263
₴27623
₴23419
₴28782
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
-
-
-
43 500
social contributions
-
-
-
9 570
income
-
-
-
1 299
total
-
-
-
10 869
Employee
11 089
-
37 662
-
social contributions
721
-
2 448
-
income
-
-
1 427
-
total
721
-
3 875
-
Employer
11 089
-
37 662
-
social contributions
1 719
-
5 838
-
total
1 719
-
5 838
-
Corporate
30 692
43 500
-
-
income
3 069
4 350
-
-
total
3 069
4 350
-
-
Dividends
27 623
39 150
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
5 509
4 350
9 713
10 869
After tax
37 991
39 150
33 787
32 631
Living cost
10 368
10 368
10 368
10 368
Free-cash
27 623
28 782
23 419
22 263

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
₴10838
₴13097
₴1046
₴13267
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
-
-
-
43 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
3 082
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
174
pensions
-
-
-
7 455
income
-
-
-
8 832
total
-
-
-
21 658
Employee
15 077
13 745
33 778
-
unemployment
452
412
1 013
-
other
151
137
338
-
income
1 343
1 014
7 494
-
pensions
1 544
1 407
3 459
-
health
583
532
1 307
-
total
4 073
3 502
13 611
-
Employer
15 077
13 745
33 778
-
pensions
1 892
1 725
4 239
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
452
412
1 013
-
other
716
653
1 605
-
health
570
520
1 277
-
accident
196
179
439
-
unemployment
452
412
1 013
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
135
-
total
4 338
3 956
9 721
-
Corporate
24 084
25 799
32 470
-
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.

6 021
6 450
8 118
-
total
6 021
6 450
8 118
-
Dividends
18 063
19 349
-
-
withholding
4 967
5 321
-
-
total
4 967
5 321
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
19 399
19 229
31 450
21 658
After tax
24 101
24 271
12 050
21 842
Living cost
11 004
11 004
11 004
11 004
Free-cash
13 097
13 267
1 046
10 838

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
₴9620
₴11547
-₴116
₴12080
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
-
-
-
43 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
3 082
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
174
pensions
-
-
-
7 455
income
-
-
-
8 832
total
-
-
-
21 726
Employee
17 237
13 745
33 726
-
unemployment
517
412
1 012
-
other
172
137
337
-
income
1 962
1 014
7 476
-
pensions
1 765
1 407
3 453
-
health
667
532
1 305
-
total
5 083
3 502
13 583
-
Employer
17 237
13 745
33 726
-
pensions
2 163
1 725
4 232
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
517
412
1 012
-
other
819
653
1 602
-
health
651
520
1 275
-
accident
224
179
439
-
unemployment
517
412
1 012
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
135
-
total
5 028
4 024
9 775
-
Corporate
21 234
25 730
32 417
-
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.

5 308
6 433
8 104
-
total
5 308
6 433
8 104
-
Dividends
15 926
19 298
-
-
withholding
4 380
5 307
-
-
total
4 380
5 307
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
19 799
19 266
31 462
21 726
After tax
23 701
24 234
12 038
21 774
Living cost
12 154
12 154
12 154
12 154
Free-cash
11 547
12 080
-116
9 620

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
₴6911
₴6615
₴3704
₴11788
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
-
-
-
43 500
national
-
-
-
14 901
communal

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

-
-
-
2 195
social contributions
-
-
-
6 917
total
-
-
-
24 013
Employee

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

24 672
-
33 691
-
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
-
293
-
national
7 585
-
11 253
-
communal

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

1 287
-
1 757
-
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
-
2 527
-
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
-
1 583
-
total
12 096
-
17 413
-
Employer

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

24 672
-
33 691
-
surtax
2 798
-
3 820
-
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
-
2 985
-
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
-
2 072
-
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
-
438
-
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
-
492
-
total
7 182
-
9 807
-
Corporate
11 646
43 500
-
-
income
2 330
8 700
-
-
surtax
46
174
-
-
total
2 376
8 874
-
-
Dividends
9 270
34 626
-
-
withholding

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

2 655
10 262
-
-
total
2 655
10 262
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
24 309
19 136
27 220
24 013
After tax
19 191
24 364
16 280
19 487
Living cost
12 576
12 576
12 576
12 576
Free-cash
6 615
11 788
3 704
6 911

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
₴27829
₴29163
₴29350
₴31261
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
-
-
-
43 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 385
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 782
income
-
-
-
6 525
total
-
-
-
9 740
Employee
7 853
-
41 137
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
income
785
-
4 114
-
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
-
5 857
-
Employer
7 853
-
41 137
-
pensions

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

865
-
1 327
-
health
542
-
831
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 540
-
2 362
-
Corporate
34 106
43 500
-
-
income
3 410
4 350
-
-
total
3 410
4 350
-
-
Dividends
30 695
39 150
-
-
withholding
1 535
1 958
-
-
total
1 535
1 958
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
8 406
6 308
8 219
9 740
After tax
35 094
37 192
35 281
33 760
Living cost
5 931
5 931
5 931
5 931
Free-cash
29 163
31 261
29 350
27 829

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.
₴142
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴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
₴29240
₴31071
₴30761
₴32672
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
-
-
-
43 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 385
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 782
income
-
-
-
6 525
total
-
-
-
9 740
Employee
5 986
-
41 137
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
income
598
-
4 114
-
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
-
5 857
-
Employer
5 986
-
41 137
-
pensions

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

660
-
1 327
-
health
413
-
831
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 175
-
2 362
-
Corporate
36 340
43 500
-
-
income
3 634
4 350
-
-
total
3 634
4 350
-
-
Dividends
32 706
39 150
-
-
withholding
1 635
1 958
-
-
total
1 635
1 958
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
7 909
6 308
8 219
9 740
After tax
35 591
37 192
35 281
33 760
Living cost
4 520
4 520
4 520
4 520
Free-cash
31 071
32 672
30 761
29 240

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
₴22487
₴21926
₴22025
₴23804
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
-
-
-
43 500
health
-
-
-
1 109
social contributions
-
-
-
5 581
income
-
-
-
6 337
total
-
-
-
13 027
Employee
26 522
26 522
39 795
-
income
2 888
2 455
6 138
-
social contributions
1 003
2 201
2 969
-
health
206
451
677
-
total
4 097
5 107
9 784
-
Employer
26 522
26 522
39 795
-
social contributions
1 003
2 201
2 969
-
health
223
491
736
-
total
1 226
2 692
3 705
-
Corporate
30 192
14 285
-
-
income
3 774
1 786
-
-
total
3 774
1 786
-
-
Dividends
26 418
12 500
-
-
withholding
4 491
2 125
-
-
total
4 491
2 125
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
13 588
11 710
13 489
13 027
After tax
29 912
31 790
30 011
30 473
Living cost
7 986
7 986
7 986
7 986
Free-cash
21 926
23 804
22 025
22 487

Estimated living cost  is ₴7986 per week

₴4786
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴783
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2240
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₴19286
₴19172
₴18824
₴20603
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
-
-
-
43 500
health
-
-
-
1 109
social contributions
-
-
-
5 581
income
-
-
-
6 337
total
-
-
-
13 027
Employee
26 522
26 522
39 795
-
income
2 785
2 455
6 138
-
social contributions
1 289
2 201
2 969
-
health
264
451
677
-
total
4 338
5 107
9 784
-
Employer
26 522
26 522
39 795
-
social contributions
1 289
2 201
2 969
-
health
287
491
736
-
total
1 576
2 692
3 705
-
Corporate
26 399
14 285
-
-
income
3 300
1 786
-
-
total
3 300
1 786
-
-
Dividends
23 099
12 500
-
-
withholding
3 927
2 125
-
-
total
3 927
2 125
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
13 141
11 710
13 489
13 027
After tax
30 359
31 790
30 011
30 473
Living cost
11 187
11 187
11 187
11 187
Free-cash
19 172
20 603
18 824
19 286

Estimated living cost  is ₴11187 per week

₴7648
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴874
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴188
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2478
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₴14284
₴19148
₴14113
₴21989
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
-
-
-
43 500
health
-
-
-
5 873
social contributions
-
-
-
11 456
income
-
-
-
3 926
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 255
Employee
11 708
-
32 463
-
income
1 405
-
3 896
-
social contributions
761
-
2 110
-
health
1 581
-
4 382
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 747
-
10 388
-
Employer
11 708
-
32 463
-
social contributions
2 927
-
8 116
-
health
1 054
-
2 922
-
total
3 981
-
11 038
-
Corporate
27 812
43 500
-
-
income
5 284
8 265
-
-
total
5 284
8 265
-
-
Dividends
22 528
35 235
-
-
withholding
3 379
5 285
-
-
total
3 379
5 285
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
16 391
13 550
21 426
21 255
After tax
27 109
29 950
22 074
22 245
Living cost
7 961
7 961
7 961
7 961
Free-cash
19 148
21 989
14 113
14 284

Estimated living cost  is ₴7961 per week

₴5530
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.
₴1708
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
₴12435
₴16640
₴12264
₴20140
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
-
-
-
43 500
health
-
-
-
5 873
social contributions
-
-
-
11 456
income
-
-
-
3 926
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 255
Employee
14 427
-
32 463
-
income
1 731
-
3 896
-
social contributions
938
-
2 110
-
health
1 948
-
4 382
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 617
-
10 388
-
Employer
14 427
-
32 463
-
social contributions
3 607
-
8 116
-
health
1 298
-
2 922
-
total
4 905
-
11 038
-
Corporate
24 168
43 500
-
-
income
4 592
8 265
-
-
total
4 592
8 265
-
-
Dividends
19 576
35 235
-
-
withholding
2 936
5 285
-
-
total
2 936
5 285
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
17 050
13 550
21 426
21 255
After tax
26 450
29 950
22 074
22 245
Living cost
9 810
9 810
9 810
9 810
Free-cash
16 640
20 140
12 264
12 435

Estimated living cost  is ₴9810 per week

₴7296
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴543
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
₴9791
-₴31876
-₴31876
-₴31876
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
-
-
-
43 500
national
-
-
-
4 749
pensions
-
-
-
300
municipal
-
-
-
8 543
labour market
-
-
-
3 456
total
-
-
-
17 048
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
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
58 715
58 715
58 715
17 048
After tax
-15 215
-15 215
-15 215
26 452
Living cost
16 661
16 661
16 661
16 661
Free-cash
-31 876
-31 876
-31 876
9 791

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
₴14985
₴24326
₴16743
₴26469
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
-
-
-
43 500
health
-
-
-
5 655
pensions
-
-
-
8 700
income
-
-
-
5 829
total
-
-
-
20 184
Employee
9 785
-
32 512
-
unemployment
156
-
520
-
income
1 102
-
6 268
-
pensions
196
-
650
-
total
1 454
-
7 438
-
Employer
9 785
-
32 512
-
pensions
1 957
-
6 502
-
health
1 272
-
4 226
-
unemployment
79
-
260
-
total
3 308
-
10 988
-
Corporate
30 408
43 500
-
-
income
6 081
8 700
-
-
total
6 081
8 700
-
-
Dividends
24 326
34 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
10 843
8 700
18 426
20 184
After tax
32 657
34 800
25 074
23 316
Living cost
8 331
8 331
8 331
8 331
Free-cash
24 326
26 469
16 743
14 985

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
₴16639
₴15079
₴10675
₴14993
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

-
-
-
43 500
national
-
-
-
5 358
health
-
-
-
526
municipal
-
-
-
7 735
total
-
-
-
13 619
Employee
18 147
-
36 595
-
unemployment
272
-
549
-
municipal
2 972
-
5 968
-
national
300
-
3 271
-
pensions
1 225
-
2 470
-
health
135
-
420
-
total
4 904
-
12 678
-
Employer
18 147
-
36 595
-
pensions
3 148
-
6 349
-
health
139
-
281
-
accident
18
-
37
-
unemployment
118
-
238
-
total
3 423
-
6 905
-
Corporate
21 929
43 500
-
-
income
4 386
8 700
-
-
total
4 386
8 700
-
-
Dividends

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

13 157
26 100
-
-
municipal
2 368
4 698
-
-
national
98
1 867
-
-
total
2 466
6 565
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
15 179
15 265
19 583
13 619
After tax
28 321
28 235
23 917
29 881
Living cost
13 242
13 242
13 242
13 242
Free-cash
15 079
14 993
10 675
16 639

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
₴14162
₴13211
₴15200
₴11292
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
-
-
-
43 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
1 301
pensions
-
-
-
9 401
social contributions
-
-
-
1 239
income
-
-
-
5 417
other
-
-
-
1 348
total
-
-
-
18 706
Employee
13 177
-
34 654
-
income
679
-
5 844
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
376
-
987
-
pensions
1 490
-
1 992
-
total
2 545
-
8 823
-
Employer
13 177
-
34 654
-
pensions
2 165
-
3 429
-
social contributions
39
-
104
-
other
455
-
1 196
-
health
922
-
2 713
-
unemployment
533
-
1 403
-
total
4 114
-
8 845
-
Corporate
26 208
43 500
-
-
income
7 338
12 180
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 338
12 180
-
-
Dividends
18 870
31 320
-
-
withholding
2 415
4 009
-
-
social contributions
3 245
5 387
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
5 660
9 396
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
19 657
21 576
17 668
18 706
After tax
23 843
21 924
25 832
24 794
Living cost
10 632
10 632
10 632
10 632
Free-cash
13 211
11 292
15 200
14 162

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
₴12993
₴12159
₴14031
₴10123
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
-
-
-
43 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
1 301
pensions
-
-
-
9 401
social contributions
-
-
-
1 239
income
-
-
-
5 417
other
-
-
-
1 348
total
-
-
-
18 706
Employee
14 762
-
34 654
-
income
871
-
5 844
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
421
-
987
-
pensions
1 669
-
1 992
-
total
2 961
-
8 823
-
Employer
14 762
-
34 654
-
pensions
2 425
-
3 429
-
social contributions
45
-
104
-
other
509
-
1 196
-
health
1 034
-
2 713
-
unemployment
598
-
1 403
-
total
4 611
-
8 845
-
Corporate
24 128
43 500
-
-
income
6 756
12 180
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
6 756
12 180
-
-
Dividends
17 372
31 320
-
-
withholding
2 223
4 009
-
-
social contributions
2 989
5 387
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
5 212
9 396
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
19 540
21 576
17 668
18 706
After tax
23 960
21 924
25 832
24 794
Living cost
11 801
11 801
11 801
11 801
Free-cash
12 159
10 123
14 031
12 993

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
₴8135
₴7636
₴9173
₴5265
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
-
-
-
43 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
1 301
pensions
-
-
-
9 401
social contributions
-
-
-
1 239
income
-
-
-
5 417
other
-
-
-
1 348
total
-
-
-
18 706
Employee
21 603
-
34 654
-
income
1 885
-
5 844
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
615
-
987
-
pensions
2 443
-
1 992
-
total
4 943
-
8 823
-
Employer
21 603
-
34 654
-
pensions
3 550
-
3 429
-
social contributions
65
-
104
-
other
746
-
1 196
-
health
1 512
-
2 713
-
unemployment
875
-
1 403
-
total
6 748
-
8 845
-
Corporate
15 150
43 500
-
-
income
4 242
12 180
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 242
12 180
-
-
Dividends
10 908
31 320
-
-
withholding
1 396
4 009
-
-
social contributions
1 876
5 387
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 272
9 396
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
19 205
21 576
17 668
18 706
After tax
24 295
21 924
25 832
24 794
Living cost
16 659
16 659
16 659
16 659
Free-cash
7 636
5 265
9 173
8 135

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
₴40833
₴38674
₴32568
₴39093
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%.

-
-
-
43 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
435
total
-
-
-
435
Employee
2 789
-
43 500
-
income
558
-
8 700
-
total
558
-
8 700
-
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%.

40 711
43 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
40 711
43 500
-
-
withholding
2 036
2 175
-
-
total
2 036
2 175
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
2 594
2 175
8 700
435
After tax
40 906
41 325
34 800
43 065
Living cost
2 232
2 232
2 232
2 232
Free-cash
38 674
39 093
32 568
40 833

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
₴39588
₴37196
₴31323
₴37848
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%.

-
-
-
43 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
435
total
-
-
-
435
Employee
4 347
-
43 500
-
income
869
-
8 700
-
total
869
-
8 700
-
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%.

39 153
43 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
39 153
43 500
-
-
withholding
1 958
2 175
-
-
total
1 958
2 175
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
2 827
2 175
8 700
435
After tax
40 673
41 325
34 800
43 065
Living cost
3 477
3 477
3 477
3 477
Free-cash
37 196
37 848
31 323
39 588

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
₴11720
₴13613
₴15661
₴9099
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.

-
-
-
43 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
634
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.

-
-
-
11 533
trade
-
-
-
3 941
total
-
-
-
18 464
Employee

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

17 162
-
43 500
-
income

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

1 411
-
11 533
-
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
-
634
-
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
-
14 523
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
26 338
43 500
-
-
trade
3 779
6 242
-
-
income
3 951
6 525
-
-
chamber of commerce
91
116
-
-
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.

217
359
-
-
total
8 038
13 242
-
-
Dividends
18 300
30 258
-
-
withholding
4 444
7 434
-
-
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.

244
409
-
-
total
4 688
7 843
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
16 571
21 085
14 523
18 464
After tax
26 929
22 415
28 977
25 036
Living cost
13 316
13 316
13 316
13 316
Free-cash
13 613
9 099
15 661
11 720

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
₴14205
₴15335
₴18530
₴11520
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.

-
-
-
43 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
634
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.

-
-
-
11 533
trade
-
-
-
4 325
total
-
-
-
18 848
Employee

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

13 192
-
43 500
-
income

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

369
-
11 533
-
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
-
634
-
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
-
14 523
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
30 308
43 500
-
-
trade
4 774
6 851
-
-
income
4 546
6 525
-
-
chamber of commerce
96
115
-
-
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.

250
359
-
-
total
9 666
13 850
-
-
Dividends
20 641
29 650
-
-
withholding
5 030
7 282
-
-
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.

277
401
-
-
total
5 307
7 683
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
17 718
21 533
14 523
18 848
After tax
25 782
21 967
28 977
24 652
Living cost
10 447
10 447
10 447
10 447
Free-cash
15 335
11 520
18 530
14 205

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
₴10909
₴13041
₴15427
₴8195
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.

-
-
-
43 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
634
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.

-
-
-
11 533
trade
-
-
-
4 518
total
-
-
-
19 041
Employee

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

17 491
-
43 500
-
income

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

1 503
-
11 533
-
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
-
634
-
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
-
14 523
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
26 009
43 500
-
-
trade
4 278
7 155
-
-
income
3 901
6 525
-
-
chamber of commerce
90
115
-
-
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.

215
359
-
-
total
8 484
14 154
-
-
Dividends
17 525
29 346
-
-
withholding
4 250
7 205
-
-
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.

234
396
-
-
total
4 484
7 601
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
16 909
21 755
14 523
19 041
After tax
26 591
21 745
28 977
24 459
Living cost
13 550
13 550
13 550
13 550
Free-cash
13 041
8 195
15 427
10 909

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
₴8466
₴11314
₴13176
₴5720
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.

-
-
-
43 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
634
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.

-
-
-
11 533
trade
-
-
-
4 710
total
-
-
-
19 233
Employee

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

20 729
-
43 500
-
income

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

2 438
-
11 533
-
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
-
634
-
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
-
14 523
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
22 771
43 500
-
-
trade
3 905
7 460
-
-
income
3 415
6 525
-
-
chamber of commerce
84
114
-
-
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
359
-
-
total
7 592
14 458
-
-
Dividends
15 178
29 042
-
-
withholding
3 663
7 129
-
-
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.

202
392
-
-
total
3 865
7 521
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
16 385
21 979
14 523
19 233
After tax
27 115
21 521
28 977
24 267
Living cost
15 801
15 801
15 801
15 801
Free-cash
11 314
5 720
13 176
8 466

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
₴13217
₴18518
₴12501
₴19614
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
-
-
-
43 500
surtax
-
-
-
1 277
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
3 089
pensions
-
-
-
8 700
income
-
-
-
9 391
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
22 536
Employee
11 616
-
35 936
-
unemployment
808
-
2 501
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 947
-
8 711
-
surtax
41
-
1 163
-
pensions
775
-
2 397
-
health
297
-
916
-
total
3 868
-
15 688
-
Employer
11 616
-
35 936
-
pensions
1 549
-
4 790
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
528
-
1 635
-
unemployment
369
-
1 139
-
total
2 446
-
7 564
-
Corporate
29 439
43 500
-
-
income
7 654
11 310
-
-
total
7 654
11 310
-
-
Dividends
21 785
32 190
-
-
withholding
3 267
4 829
-
-
total
3 267
4 829
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
17 235
16 139
23 252
22 536
After tax
26 265
27 361
20 248
20 964
Living cost
7 747
7 747
7 747
7 747
Free-cash
18 518
19 614
12 501
13 217

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
₴13353
₴18677
₴12637
₴19750
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
-
-
-
43 500
surtax
-
-
-
1 277
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
3 089
pensions
-
-
-
8 700
income
-
-
-
9 391
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
22 536
Employee
11 406
-
35 936
-
unemployment
794
-
2 501
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 912
-
8 711
-
surtax
37
-
1 163
-
pensions
761
-
2 397
-
health
291
-
916
-
total
3 795
-
15 688
-
Employer
11 406
-
35 936
-
pensions
1 521
-
4 790
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
519
-
1 635
-
unemployment
361
-
1 139
-
total
2 401
-
7 564
-
Corporate
29 693
43 500
-
-
income
7 720
11 310
-
-
total
7 720
11 310
-
-
Dividends
21 973
32 190
-
-
withholding
3 296
4 829
-
-
total
3 296
4 829
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
17 212
16 139
23 252
22 536
After tax
26 288
27 361
20 248
20 964
Living cost
7 611
7 611
7 611
7 611
Free-cash
18 677
19 750
12 637
13 353

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
₴23288
₴17781
₴18371
₴17638
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
-
-
-
43 500
unemployment
-
-
-
652
health
-
-
-
3 045
pensions
-
-
-
4 350
income
-
-
-
5 318
total
-
-
-
13 365
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.

9 884
3 934
36 402
-
unemployment
148
59
546
-
income
1 208
481
4 450
-
pensions
988
393
3 640
-
health
692
275
2 548
-
total
3 036
1 208
11 184
-
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.

9 884
3 934
36 402
-
pensions
1 927
767
7 098
-
total
1 927
767
7 098
-
Corporate
31 689
38 799
-
-
income
2 852
3 492
-
-
total
2 852
3 492
-
-
Dividends
28 837
35 307
-
-
withholding
5 479
6 708
-
-
social contributions
5 578
6 840
-
-
total
11 057
13 548
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
18 872
19 015
18 282
13 365
After tax
24 628
24 485
25 218
30 135
Living cost
6 847
6 847
6 847
6 847
Free-cash
17 781
17 638
18 371
23 288

Estimated living cost  is ₴6847 per week

₴4673
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
₴9225
₴10168
₴9568
₴10445
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
-
-
-
43 500
national
-
-
-
7 225
pensions
-
-
-
5 220
social contributions
-
-
-
468
municipal
-
-
-
4 663
total
-
-
-
17 576
Employee
25 887
-
37 605
-
municipal
3 197
-
4 831
-
national
4 955
-
7 486
-
pensions
1 035
-
1 504
-
total
9 187
-
13 821
-
Employer
25 887
-
37 605
-
pensions
2 071
-
3 008
-
social contributions
278
-
404
-
total
2 349
-
3 412
-
Corporate
13 556
43 500
-
-
income

Corporate income tax will depend on a type of legal entity. For LLC and Limited Partnership it is set at 20%. All other entities pay 37.6%.

2 711
8 700
-
-
total
2 711
8 700
-
-
Dividends
10 845
34 800
-
-
withholding
2 386
7 656
-
-
total
2 386
7 656
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
16 633
16 356
17 233
17 576
After tax
26 867
27 144
26 267
25 924
Living cost
16 699
16 699
16 699
16 699
Free-cash
10 168
10 445
9 568
9 225

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
₴8095
₴11564
₴8095
₴10803
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
-
-
-
43 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 058
income
-
-
-
11 699
total
-
-
-
15 757
Employee
26 980
-
43 500
-
social contributions
2 241
-
4 058
-
income
5 091
-
11 699
-
total
7 332
-
15 757
-
Employer
26 980
-
43 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
16 520
43 500
-
-
income
2 065
5 437
-
-
total
2 065
5 437
-
-
Dividends
14 455
38 063
-
-
withholding
2 891
7 612
-
-
total
2 891
7 612
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
12 288
13 049
15 757
15 757
After tax
31 212
30 451
27 743
27 743
Living cost
19 648
19 648
19 648
19 648
Free-cash
11 564
10 803
8 095
8 095

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
₴7134
₴6854
₴5065
₴8655
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
-
-
-
43 500
national
-
-
-
9 870
regional
-
-
-
495
social contributions
-
-
-
11 188
municipal
-
-
-
259
total
-
-
-
21 812
Employee
30 654
-
43 500
-
municipal
162
-
230
-
national
5 312
-
8 547
-
social contributions
10 337
-
14 668
-
regional
289
-
436
-
total
16 100
-
23 881
-
Employer
30 654
-
43 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 846
43 500
-
-
nationa
3 083
10 440
-
-
municipal
501
1 697
-
-
total
3 584
12 137
-
-
Dividends
9 262
31 363
-
-
withholding
2 408
8 154
-
-
total
2 408
8 154
-
-
Income
43 500
43 500
43 500
43 500
Total tax
22 092
20 291
23 881
21 812
After tax
21 408
23 209
19 619
21 688
Living cost
14 554
14 554
14 554
14 554
Free-cash
6 854
8 655
5 065
7 134

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
₴12236
₴12808
₴10179
₴13574
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
-
-
-
43 500
national
-
-
-
9 870
regional
-
-
-
656
social contributions
-
-
-
11 188
municipal
-
-
-
259
total
-
-
-
21 973
Employee
19 133
-
43 500
-
municipal
101
-
230
-
national
3 031
-
8 547
-
social contributions
6 452
-
14 668
-
regional
258
-
585
-
total
9 842
-
24 030
-
Employer
19 133
-
43 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
24 367
43 500
-
-
nationa
5 848
10 440
-
-
municipal
1 211
2 162
-
-
total
7 059