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
₴ 44500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₴22965
₴28523
₴24149
₴29682
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
-
-
-
44 500
social contributions
-
-
-
9 790
income
-
-
-
1 377
total
-
-
-
11 167
Employee
11 089
-
38 529
-
social contributions
721
-
2 504
-
income
-
-
1 508
-
total
721
-
4 012
-
Employer
11 089
-
38 529
-
social contributions
1 719
-
5 971
-
total
1 719
-
5 971
-
Corporate
31 692
44 500
-
-
income
3 169
4 450
-
-
total
3 169
4 450
-
-
Dividends
28 523
40 050
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
5 609
4 450
9 983
11 167
After tax
38 891
40 050
34 517
33 333
Living cost
10 368
10 368
10 368
10 368
Free-cash
28 523
29 682
24 149
22 965

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
₴11413
₴13640
₴1221
₴13811
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
-
-
-
44 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
3 082
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
178
pensions
-
-
-
7 455
income
-
-
-
9 253
total
-
-
-
22 083
Employee
15 077
13 745
34 555
-
unemployment
452
412
1 037
-
other
151
137
346
-
income
1 343
1 014
7 761
-
pensions
1 544
1 407
3 538
-
health
583
532
1 337
-
total
4 073
3 502
14 019
-
Employer
15 077
13 745
34 555
-
pensions
1 892
1 725
4 336
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
452
412
1 037
-
other
716
653
1 642
-
health
570
520
1 306
-
accident
196
179
449
-
unemployment
452
412
1 037
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
138
-
total
4 338
3 956
9 945
-
Corporate
25 084
26 799
33 246
-
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.

6 271
6 700
8 311
-
total
6 271
6 700
8 311
-
Dividends
18 813
20 099
-
-
withholding
5 174
5 527
-
-
total
5 174
5 527
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
19 856
19 685
32 275
22 083
After tax
24 644
24 815
12 225
22 417
Living cost
11 004
11 004
11 004
11 004
Free-cash
13 640
13 811
1 221
11 413

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
₴10195
₴12091
₴60
₴12624
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
-
-
-
44 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
3 082
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
178
pensions
-
-
-
7 455
income
-
-
-
9 253
total
-
-
-
22 151
Employee
17 237
13 745
34 502
-
unemployment
517
412
1 035
-
other
172
137
345
-
income
1 962
1 014
7 743
-
pensions
1 765
1 407
3 533
-
health
667
532
1 335
-
total
5 083
3 502
13 991
-
Employer
17 237
13 745
34 502
-
pensions
2 163
1 725
4 330
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
517
412
1 035
-
other
819
653
1 639
-
health
651
520
1 304
-
accident
224
179
448
-
unemployment
517
412
1 035
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
138
-
total
5 028
4 024
9 997
-
Corporate
22 234
26 730
33 194
-
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.

5 558
6 683
8 298
-
total
5 558
6 683
8 298
-
Dividends
16 676
20 048
-
-
withholding
4 586
5 513
-
-
total
4 586
5 513
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
20 255
19 722
32 286
22 151
After tax
24 245
24 778
12 214
22 349
Living cost
12 154
12 154
12 154
12 154
Free-cash
12 091
12 624
60
10 195

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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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
₴7291
₴7173
₴3999
₴12345
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
-
-
-
44 500
national
-
-
-
15 329
communal

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

-
-
-
2 246
social contributions
-
-
-
7 058
total
-
-
-
24 633
Employee

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

24 672
-
34 466
-
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
-
300
-
national
7 585
-
11 590
-
communal

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

1 287
-
1 798
-
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
-
2 585
-
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
-
1 620
-
total
12 096
-
17 893
-
Employer

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

24 672
-
34 466
-
surtax
2 798
-
3 909
-
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
-
3 053
-
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
-
2 119
-
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
-
448
-
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
-
503
-
total
7 182
-
10 032
-
Corporate
12 646
44 500
-
-
income
2 529
8 900
-
-
surtax
50
178
-
-
total
2 579
9 078
-
-
Dividends
10 067
35 422
-
-
withholding

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

2 894
10 501
-
-
total
2 894
10 501
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
24 751
19 579
27 925
24 633
After tax
19 749
24 921
16 575
19 867
Living cost
12 576
12 576
12 576
12 576
Free-cash
7 173
12 345
3 999
7 291

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
₴28694
₴30030
₴30265
₴32126
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
-
-
-
44 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 383
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 779
income
-
-
-
6 675
total
-
-
-
9 885
Employee
7 841
-
42 141
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
income
784
-
4 214
-
pensions

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

688
-
1 056
-
health
361
-
553
-
total
1 919
-
5 955
-
Employer
7 841
-
42 141
-
pensions

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

864
-
1 325
-
health
541
-
830
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
132
-
unemployment
47
-
72
-
total
1 538
-
2 359
-
Corporate
35 121
44 500
-
-
income
3 512
4 450
-
-
total
3 512
4 450
-
-
Dividends
31 609
40 050
-
-
withholding
1 580
2 003
-
-
total
1 580
2 003
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
8 549
6 453
8 314
9 885
After tax
35 951
38 047
36 186
34 615
Living cost
5 921
5 921
5 921
5 921
Free-cash
30 030
32 126
30 265
28 694

Estimated living cost  is ₴5921 per week

₴3916
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴339
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴141
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1525
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
₴30102
₴31934
₴31673
₴33534
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
-
-
-
44 500
unemployment
-
-
-
48
health
-
-
-
1 383
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 779
income
-
-
-
6 675
total
-
-
-
9 885
Employee
5 976
-
42 141
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
income
598
-
4 214
-
pensions

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

525
-
1 056
-
health
275
-
553
-
total
1 464
-
5 955
-
Employer
5 976
-
42 141
-
pensions

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

659
-
1 325
-
health
412
-
830
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
132
-
unemployment
36
-
72
-
total
1 173
-
2 359
-
Corporate
37 351
44 500
-
-
income
3 735
4 450
-
-
total
3 735
4 450
-
-
Dividends
33 616
40 050
-
-
withholding
1 681
2 003
-
-
total
1 681
2 003
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
8 053
6 453
8 314
9 885
After tax
36 447
38 047
36 186
34 615
Living cost
4 513
4 513
4 513
4 513
Free-cash
31 934
33 534
31 673
30 102

Estimated living cost  is ₴4513 per week

₴2635
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴322
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.
₴1436
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
₴23169
₴22652
₴22701
₴24530
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
-
-
-
44 500
health
-
-
-
1 135
social contributions
-
-
-
5 581
income
-
-
-
6 629
total
-
-
-
13 345
Employee
26 522
26 522
40 776
-
income
2 888
2 455
6 428
-
social contributions
1 003
2 201
2 969
-
health
206
451
693
-
total
4 097
5 107
10 090
-
Employer
26 522
26 522
40 776
-
social contributions
1 003
2 201
2 969
-
health
223
491
754
-
total
1 226
2 692
3 723
-
Corporate
31 192
15 285
-
-
income
3 899
1 911
-
-
total
3 899
1 911
-
-
Dividends
27 293
13 375
-
-
withholding
4 640
2 274
-
-
total
4 640
2 274
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
13 862
11 984
13 813
13 345
After tax
30 638
32 516
30 687
31 155
Living cost
7 986
7 986
7 986
7 986
Free-cash
22 652
24 530
22 701
23 169

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
₴19968
₴19898
₴19500
₴21329
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
-
-
-
44 500
health
-
-
-
1 135
social contributions
-
-
-
5 581
income
-
-
-
6 629
total
-
-
-
13 345
Employee
26 522
26 522
40 776
-
income
2 785
2 455
6 428
-
social contributions
1 289
2 201
2 969
-
health
264
451
693
-
total
4 338
5 107
10 090
-
Employer
26 522
26 522
40 776
-
social contributions
1 289
2 201
2 969
-
health
287
491
754
-
total
1 576
2 692
3 723
-
Corporate
27 399
15 285
-
-
income
3 425
1 911
-
-
total
3 425
1 911
-
-
Dividends
23 974
13 375
-
-
withholding
4 076
2 274
-
-
total
4 076
2 274
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
13 415
11 984
13 813
13 345
After tax
31 085
32 516
30 687
31 155
Living cost
11 187
11 187
11 187
11 187
Free-cash
19 898
21 329
19 500
19 968

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
₴15021
₴19836
₴14621
₴22677
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
-
-
-
44 500
health
-
-
-
6 007
social contributions
-
-
-
11 456
income
-
-
-
4 055
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 518
Employee
11 708
-
33 209
-
income
1 405
-
3 985
-
social contributions
761
-
2 159
-
health
1 581
-
4 483
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 747
-
10 627
-
Employer
11 708
-
33 209
-
social contributions
2 927
-
8 302
-
health
1 054
-
2 989
-
total
3 981
-
11 291
-
Corporate
28 812
44 500
-
-
income
5 474
8 455
-
-
total
5 474
8 455
-
-
Dividends
23 338
36 045
-
-
withholding
3 501
5 407
-
-
total
3 501
5 407
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
16 703
13 862
21 918
21 518
After tax
27 797
30 638
22 582
22 982
Living cost
7 961
7 961
7 961
7 961
Free-cash
19 836
22 677
14 621
15 021

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
₴13172
₴17328
₴12772
₴20828
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
-
-
-
44 500
health
-
-
-
6 007
social contributions
-
-
-
11 456
income
-
-
-
4 055
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 518
Employee
14 427
-
33 209
-
income
1 731
-
3 985
-
social contributions
938
-
2 159
-
health
1 948
-
4 483
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 617
-
10 627
-
Employer
14 427
-
33 209
-
social contributions
3 607
-
8 302
-
health
1 298
-
2 989
-
total
4 905
-
11 291
-
Corporate
25 168
44 500
-
-
income
4 782
8 455
-
-
total
4 782
8 455
-
-
Dividends
20 386
36 045
-
-
withholding
3 058
5 407
-
-
total
3 058
5 407
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
17 362
13 862
21 918
21 518
After tax
27 138
30 638
22 582
22 982
Living cost
9 810
9 810
9 810
9 810
Free-cash
17 328
20 828
12 772
13 172

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
₴10387
-₴30881
-₴30881
-₴30881
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
-
-
-
44 500
national
-
-
-
4 834
pensions
-
-
-
300
municipal
-
-
-
8 781
labour market
-
-
-
3 536
total
-
-
-
17 451
Employee
70 328
70 328
70 328
-
municipal
14 976
14 976
14 976
-
national
8 592
8 592
8 592
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 618
5 618
5 618
-
total
29 286
29 286
29 286
-
Employer
70 328
70 328
70 328
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 626
5 626
5 626
-
municipal
15 000
15 000
15 000
-
national
8 607
8 607
8 607
-
total
29 433
29 433
29 433
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
58 719
58 719
58 719
17 451
After tax
-14 219
-14 219
-14 219
27 049
Living cost
16 662
16 662
16 662
16 662
Free-cash
-30 881
-30 881
-30 881
10 387

Estimated living cost  is ₴16662 per week

₴11404
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
₴15521
₴25125
₴17320
₴27269
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
-
-
-
44 500
health
-
-
-
5 785
pensions
-
-
-
8 900
income
-
-
-
5 963
total
-
-
-
20 648
Employee
9 785
-
33 258
-
unemployment
156
-
532
-
income
1 102
-
6 412
-
pensions
196
-
665
-
total
1 454
-
7 609
-
Employer
9 785
-
33 258
-
pensions
1 957
-
6 651
-
health
1 272
-
4 323
-
unemployment
79
-
266
-
total
3 308
-
11 240
-
Corporate
31 408
44 500
-
-
income
6 282
8 900
-
-
total
6 282
8 900
-
-
Dividends
25 126
35 600
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
11 044
8 900
18 849
20 648
After tax
33 456
35 600
25 651
23 852
Living cost
8 331
8 331
8 331
8 331
Free-cash
25 125
27 269
17 320
15 521

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
₴17237
₴15735
₴11135
₴15581
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

-
-
-
44 500
national
-
-
-
5 567
health
-
-
-
541
municipal
-
-
-
7 913
total
-
-
-
14 021
Employee
18 147
-
37 436
-
unemployment
272
-
562
-
municipal
2 972
-
6 105
-
national
300
-
3 433
-
pensions
1 225
-
2 527
-
health
135
-
433
-
total
4 904
-
13 060
-
Employer
18 147
-
37 436
-
pensions
3 148
-
6 495
-
health
139
-
288
-
accident
18
-
37
-
unemployment
118
-
243
-
total
3 423
-
7 063
-
Corporate
22 929
44 500
-
-
income
4 586
8 900
-
-
total
4 586
8 900
-
-
Dividends

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

13 758
26 700
-
-
municipal
2 476
4 806
-
-
national
134
1 971
-
-
total
2 610
6 777
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
15 523
15 677
20 123
14 021
After tax
28 977
28 823
24 377
30 479
Living cost
13 242
13 242
13 242
13 242
Free-cash
15 735
15 581
11 135
17 237

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
₴14707
₴13713
₴15641
₴11796
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
-
-
-
44 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
1 375
pensions
-
-
-
9 484
social contributions
-
-
-
1 268
income
-
-
-
5 654
other
-
-
-
1 380
total
-
-
-
19 161
Employee
13 177
-
35 384
-
income
679
-
6 035
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
376
-
1 009
-
pensions
1 490
-
2 066
-
total
2 545
-
9 110
-
Employer
13 177
-
35 384
-
pensions
2 165
-
3 549
-
social contributions
39
-
106
-
other
455
-
1 221
-
health
922
-
2 808
-
unemployment
533
-
1 433
-
total
4 114
-
9 117
-
Corporate
27 208
44 500
-
-
income
7 618
12 460
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 618
12 460
-
-
Dividends
19 590
32 040
-
-
withholding
2 508
4 101
-
-
social contributions
3 370
5 511
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
5 878
9 612
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
20 155
22 072
18 227
19 161
After tax
24 345
22 428
26 273
25 339
Living cost
10 632
10 632
10 632
10 632
Free-cash
13 713
11 796
15 641
14 707

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
₴13538
₴12663
₴14472
₴10627
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
-
-
-
44 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
1 375
pensions
-
-
-
9 484
social contributions
-
-
-
1 268
income
-
-
-
5 654
other
-
-
-
1 380
total
-
-
-
19 161
Employee
14 762
-
35 384
-
income
871
-
6 035
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
421
-
1 009
-
pensions
1 669
-
2 066
-
total
2 961
-
9 110
-
Employer
14 762
-
35 384
-
pensions
2 425
-
3 549
-
social contributions
45
-
106
-
other
509
-
1 221
-
health
1 034
-
2 808
-
unemployment
598
-
1 433
-
total
4 611
-
9 117
-
Corporate
25 128
44 500
-
-
income
7 036
12 460
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 036
12 460
-
-
Dividends
18 092
32 040
-
-
withholding
2 316
4 101
-
-
social contributions
3 112
5 511
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
5 428
9 612
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
20 036
22 072
18 227
19 161
After tax
24 464
22 428
26 273
25 339
Living cost
11 801
11 801
11 801
11 801
Free-cash
12 663
10 627
14 472
13 538

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
₴8680
₴8140
₴9614
₴5769
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
-
-
-
44 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
1 375
pensions
-
-
-
9 484
social contributions
-
-
-
1 268
income
-
-
-
5 654
other
-
-
-
1 380
total
-
-
-
19 161
Employee
21 603
-
35 384
-
income
1 885
-
6 035
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
615
-
1 009
-
pensions
2 443
-
2 066
-
total
4 943
-
9 110
-
Employer
21 603
-
35 384
-
pensions
3 550
-
3 549
-
social contributions
65
-
106
-
other
746
-
1 221
-
health
1 512
-
2 808
-
unemployment
875
-
1 433
-
total
6 748
-
9 117
-
Corporate
16 150
44 500
-
-
income
4 522
12 460
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 522
12 460
-
-
Dividends
11 628
32 040
-
-
withholding
1 488
4 101
-
-
social contributions
2 000
5 511
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 488
9 612
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
19 701
22 072
18 227
19 161
After tax
24 799
22 428
26 273
25 339
Living cost
16 659
16 659
16 659
16 659
Free-cash
8 140
5 769
9 614
8 680

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
₴41823
₴39624
₴33368
₴40043
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%.

-
-
-
44 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
445
total
-
-
-
445
Employee
2 789
-
44 500
-
income
558
-
8 900
-
total
558
-
8 900
-
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%.

41 711
44 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
41 711
44 500
-
-
withholding
2 086
2 225
-
-
total
2 086
2 225
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
2 644
2 225
8 900
445
After tax
41 856
42 275
35 600
44 055
Living cost
2 232
2 232
2 232
2 232
Free-cash
39 624
40 043
33 368
41 823

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
₴40578
₴38146
₴32123
₴38798
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%.

-
-
-
44 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
445
total
-
-
-
445
Employee
4 347
-
44 500
-
income
869
-
8 900
-
total
869
-
8 900
-
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%.

40 153
44 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
40 153
44 500
-
-
withholding
2 008
2 225
-
-
total
2 008
2 225
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
2 877
2 225
8 900
445
After tax
41 623
42 275
35 600
44 055
Living cost
3 477
3 477
3 477
3 477
Free-cash
38 146
38 798
32 123
40 578

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
₴12134
₴14125
₴16218
₴9612
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.

-
-
-
44 500
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.

-
-
-
657
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.

-
-
-
11 953
trade
-
-
-
4 084
total
-
-
-
19 050
Employee

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

17 162
-
44 500
-
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
-
11 953
-
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
-
657
-
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
-
14 966
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
27 338
44 500
-
-
trade
3 923
6 386
-
-
income
4 101
6 675
-
-
chamber of commerce
92
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.

226
367
-
-
total
8 342
13 546
-
-
Dividends
18 996
30 954
-
-
withholding
4 618
7 608
-
-
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.

254
418
-
-
total
4 872
8 026
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
17 059
21 572
14 966
19 050
After tax
27 441
22 928
29 534
25 450
Living cost
13 316
13 316
13 316
13 316
Free-cash
14 125
9 612
16 218
12 134

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
₴14604
₴15838
₴19087
₴12023
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.

-
-
-
44 500
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.

-
-
-
657
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.

-
-
-
11 953
trade
-
-
-
4 483
total
-
-
-
19 449
Employee

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

13 192
-
44 500
-
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
-
11 953
-
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
-
657
-
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
-
14 966
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
31 308
44 500
-
-
trade
4 931
7 009
-
-
income
4 696
6 675
-
-
chamber of commerce
98
117
-
-
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.

259
367
-
-
total
9 984
14 168
-
-
Dividends
21 325
30 332
-
-
withholding
5 200
7 452
-
-
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.

286
410
-
-
total
5 486
7 862
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
18 215
22 030
14 966
19 449
After tax
26 285
22 470
29 534
25 051
Living cost
10 447
10 447
10 447
10 447
Free-cash
15 838
12 023
19 087
14 604

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
₴11302
₴13539
₴15984
₴8692
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.

-
-
-
44 500
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.

-
-
-
657
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.

-
-
-
11 953
trade
-
-
-
4 682
total
-
-
-
19 648
Employee

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

17 491
-
44 500
-
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
-
11 953
-
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
-
657
-
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
-
14 966
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
27 009
44 500
-
-
trade
4 443
7 320
-
-
income
4 051
6 675
-
-
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.

223
367
-
-
total
8 808
14 478
-
-
Dividends
18 201
30 021
-
-
withholding
4 419
7 374
-
-
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.

243
406
-
-
total
4 662
7 780
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
17 411
22 258
14 966
19 648
After tax
27 089
22 242
29 534
24 852
Living cost
13 550
13 550
13 550
13 550
Free-cash
13 539
8 692
15 984
11 302

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
₴8851
₴11805
₴13733
₴6212
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.

-
-
-
44 500
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.

-
-
-
657
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.

-
-
-
11 953
trade
-
-
-
4 882
total
-
-
-
19 848
Employee

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

20 729
-
44 500
-
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
-
11 953
-
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
-
657
-
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
-
14 966
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
23 771
44 500
-
-
trade
4 077
7 632
-
-
income
3 566
6 675
-
-
chamber of commerce
86
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.

196
367
-
-
total
7 925
14 789
-
-
Dividends
15 847
29 711
-
-
withholding
3 830
7 297
-
-
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.

211
401
-
-
total
4 041
7 698
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
16 894
22 487
14 966
19 848
After tax
27 606
22 013
29 534
24 652
Living cost
15 801
15 801
15 801
15 801
Free-cash
11 805
6 212
13 733
8 851

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
₴13565
₴19146
₴12829
₴20243
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
-
-
-
44 500
surtax
-
-
-
1 331
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
3 159
pensions
-
-
-
8 900
income
-
-
-
9 719
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 188
Employee
11 616
-
36 762
-
unemployment
808
-
2 559
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 947
-
9 022
-
surtax
41
-
1 215
-
pensions
775
-
2 452
-
health
297
-
938
-
total
3 868
-
16 186
-
Employer
11 616
-
36 762
-
pensions
1 549
-
4 901
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
528
-
1 672
-
unemployment
369
-
1 165
-
total
2 446
-
7 738
-
Corporate
30 439
44 500
-
-
income
7 914
11 570
-
-
total
7 914
11 570
-
-
Dividends
22 525
32 930
-
-
withholding
3 379
4 940
-
-
total
3 379
4 940
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
17 607
16 510
23 924
23 188
After tax
26 893
27 990
20 576
21 312
Living cost
7 747
7 747
7 747
7 747
Free-cash
19 146
20 243
12 829
13 565

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
₴13701
₴19306
₴12965
₴20379
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
-
-
-
44 500
surtax
-
-
-
1 331
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
3 159
pensions
-
-
-
8 900
income
-
-
-
9 719
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 188
Employee
11 406
-
36 762
-
unemployment
794
-
2 559
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 912
-
9 022
-
surtax
37
-
1 215
-
pensions
761
-
2 452
-
health
291
-
938
-
total
3 795
-
16 186
-
Employer
11 406
-
36 762
-
pensions
1 521
-
4 901
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
519
-
1 672
-
unemployment
361
-
1 165
-
total
2 401
-
7 738
-
Corporate
30 693
44 500
-
-
income
7 980
11 570
-
-
total
7 980
11 570
-
-
Dividends
22 713
32 930
-
-
withholding
3 407
4 940
-
-
total
3 407
4 940
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
17 583
16 510
23 924
23 188
After tax
26 917
27 990
20 576
21 312
Living cost
7 611
7 611
7 611
7 611
Free-cash
19 306
20 379
12 965
13 701

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
₴23980
₴18340
₴18949
₴18198
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
-
-
-
44 500
unemployment
-
-
-
668
health
-
-
-
3 115
pensions
-
-
-
4 450
income
-
-
-
5 440
total
-
-
-
13 673
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
37 238
-
unemployment
148
59
559
-
income
1 208
481
4 552
-
pensions
988
393
3 724
-
health
692
275
2 607
-
total
3 036
1 208
11 442
-
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
37 238
-
pensions
1 927
767
7 262
-
total
1 927
767
7 262
-
Corporate
32 689
39 799
-
-
income
2 942
3 582
-
-
total
2 942
3 582
-
-
Dividends
29 747
36 217
-
-
withholding
5 652
6 881
-
-
social contributions
5 756
7 017
-
-
total
11 408
13 898
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
19 313
19 455
18 704
13 673
After tax
25 187
25 045
25 796
30 827
Living cost
6 847
6 847
6 847
6 847
Free-cash
18 340
18 198
18 949
23 980

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
₴9798
₴10792
₴10146
₴11069
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
-
-
-
44 500
national
-
-
-
7 406
pensions
-
-
-
5 340
social contributions
-
-
-
478
municipal
-
-
-
4 779
total
-
-
-
18 003
Employee
25 887
-
38 470
-
municipal
3 197
-
4 951
-
national
4 955
-
7 673
-
pensions
1 035
-
1 539
-
total
9 187
-
14 163
-
Employer
25 887
-
38 470
-
pensions
2 071
-
3 078
-
social contributions
278
-
414
-
total
2 349
-
3 492
-
Corporate
14 556
44 500
-
-
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%.

2 911
8 900
-
-
total
2 911
8 900
-
-
Dividends
11 645
35 600
-
-
withholding
2 562
7 832
-
-
total
2 562
7 832
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
17 009
16 732
17 655
18 003
After tax
27 491
27 768
26 845
26 497
Living cost
16 699
16 699
16 699
16 699
Free-cash
10 792
11 069
10 146
9 798

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
₴8585
₴12264
₴8585
₴11502
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
-
-
-
44 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 168
income
-
-
-
12 099
total
-
-
-
16 267
Employee
26 980
-
44 500
-
social contributions
2 241
-
4 168
-
income
5 091
-
12 099
-
total
7 332
-
16 267
-
Employer
26 980
-
44 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 520
44 500
-
-
income
2 190
5 562
-
-
total
2 190
5 562
-
-
Dividends
15 330
38 938
-
-
withholding
3 066
7 788
-
-
total
3 066
7 788
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
12 588
13 350
16 267
16 267
After tax
31 912
31 150
28 233
28 233
Living cost
19 648
19 648
19 648
19 648
Free-cash
12 264
11 502
8 585
8 585

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
₴7576
₴7388
₴5459
₴9189
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
44 500
national
-
-
-
10 152
regional
-
-
-
509
social contributions
-
-
-
11 445
municipal
-
-
-
264
total
-
-
-
22 370
Employee
30 654
-
44 500
-
municipal
162
-
236
-
national
5 312
-
8 799
-
social contributions
10 337
-
15 005
-
regional
289
-
447
-
total
16 100
-
24 487
-
Employer
30 654
-
44 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 846
44 500
-
-
nationa
3 323
10 680
-
-
municipal
540
1 735
-
-
total
3 863
12 415
-
-
Dividends
9 983
32 085
-
-
withholding
2 595
8 342
-
-
total
2 595
8 342
-
-
Income
44 500
44 500
44 500
44 500
Total tax
22 558
20 757
24 487
22 370
After tax
21 942
23 743
20 013
22 130
Living cost
14 554
14 554
14 554
14 554
Free-cash
7 388
9 189
5 459
7 576

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
₴12677
₴13333
₴10570
₴14099
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
-
-
-
44 500
national
-
-
-
10 152
regional
-
-
-
671
social contributions
-
-
-
11 445
municipal
-
-
-
264
total
-
-
-
22 532
Employee
19 133
-
44 500
-
municipal
101
-
236
-
national
3 031
-
8 799
-
social contributions
6 452
-
15 005
-
regional
258
-
599
-
total
9 842
-
24 639
-
Employer
19 133
-
44 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
25 367
44 500
-
-
nationa
6 088
10 680
-
-
municipal
1 261
2 212
-
-
total
7 349