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
₴ 5000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
-₴6464
-₴7802
-₴6317
-₴5864
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
-
-
-
5 000
social contributions
-
-
-
1 100
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
1 100
Employee
11 084
-
4 329
-
social contributions
720
-
282
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
720
-
282
-
Employer
11 084
-
4 329
-
social contributions
1 718
-
671
-
total
1 718
-
671
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
500
-
-
total
-
500
-
-
Dividends
-
4 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
2 438
500
953
1 100
After tax
2 562
4 500
4 047
3 900
Living cost
10 364
10 364
10 364
10 364
Free-cash
-7 802
-5 864
-6 317
-6 464

Estimated living cost  is ₴10364 per week

₴6701
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴781
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.
₴2687
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
-₴9443
-₴14736
-₴10464
-₴13783
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
-
-
-
5 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
383
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
20
pensions
-
-
-
925
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 443
Employee
15 071
13 740
13 740
-
unemployment
452
412
103
-
other
150
137
35
-
income
1 343
1 013
1 614
-
pensions
1 543
1 407
352
-
health
583
532
133
-
total
4 071
3 501
2 237
-
Employer
15 071
13 740
13 740
-
pensions
1 892
1 725
432
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
452
412
412
-
other
716
652
565
-
health
570
520
130
-
accident
196
179
43
-
unemployment
452
412
103
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
55
-
total
4 338
3 955
1 740
-
Corporate
1 309
1 309
1 951
-
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.

327
327
487
-
total
327
327
487
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
8 736
7 783
4 464
3 443
After tax
-3 736
-2 783
536
1 557
Living cost
11 000
11 000
11 000
11 000
Free-cash
-14 736
-13 783
-10 464
-9 443

Estimated living cost  is ₴11000 per week

₴6599
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1123
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.
₴3082
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
-₴10660
-₴17586
-₴11663
-₴15000
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
-
-
-
5 000
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 115
health
-
-
-
383
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
20
pensions
-
-
-
925
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 511
Employee
17 231
13 740
13 740
-
unemployment
517
412
103
-
other
172
137
35
-
income
1 962
1 013
1 614
-
pensions
1 765
1 407
352
-
health
667
532
133
-
total
5 083
3 501
2 237
-
Employer
17 231
13 740
13 740
-
pensions
2 162
1 725
432
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
517
412
412
-
other
819
652
565
-
health
651
520
130
-
accident
224
179
41
-
unemployment
517
412
103
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
55
-
total
5 027
4 023
1 806
-
Corporate
1 309
1 309
1 884
-
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.

327
327
471
-
total
327
327
471
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
10 437
7 851
4 514
3 511
After tax
-5 437
-2 851
486
1 489
Living cost
12 149
12 149
12 149
12 149
Free-cash
-17 586
-15 000
-11 663
-10 660

Estimated living cost  is ₴12149 per week

₴8103
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1036
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.
₴2810
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
-₴10376
-₴26842
-₴10247
-₴9659
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
-
-
-
5 000
national
-
-
-
796
communal

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

-
-
-
191
social contributions
-
-
-
1 818
total
-
-
-
2 805
Employee

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

24 663
-
3 873
-
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
-
33
-
national
7 582
-
841
-
communal

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

1 286
-
202
-
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
-
291
-
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
-
182
-
total
12 092
-
1 549
-
Employer

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

24 663
-
3 873
-
surtax
2 796
-
440
-
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.

2 185
-
343
-
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
-
238
-
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
-
50
-
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
-
56
-
total
7 179
-
1 127
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
1 000
-
-
surtax
-
20
-
-
total
-
1 020
-
-
Dividends
-
3 980
-
-
withholding

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

-
1 068
-
-
total
-
1 068
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
19 271
2 088
2 676
2 805
After tax
-14 271
2 912
2 324
2 195
Living cost
12 571
12 571
12 571
12 571
Free-cash
-26 842
-9 659
-10 247
-10 376

Estimated living cost  is ₴12571 per week

₴8097
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1099
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.
₴3178
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
-₴3006
-₴4378
-₴2765
-₴1646
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
-
-
-
5 000
unemployment
-
-
-
20
health
-
-
-
575
pensions

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

-
-
-
740
income
-
-
-
750
total
-
-
-
2 085
Employee
7 841
-
4 180
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
46
-
income
784
-
418
-
pensions

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

688
-
367
-
health
361
-
192
-
total
1 919
-
1 023
-
Employer
7 841
-
4 180
-
pensions

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

864
-
461
-
health
541
-
289
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
46
-
unemployment
47
-
25
-
total
1 538
-
821
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
500
-
-
total
-
500
-
-
Dividends
-
4 500
-
-
withholding
-
225
-
-
total
-
225
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
3 457
725
1 844
2 085
After tax
1 543
4 275
3 156
2 915
Living cost
5 921
5 921
5 921
5 921
Free-cash
-4 378
-1 646
-2 765
-3 006

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
-₴1598
-₴2150
-₴1357
-₴238
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
-
-
-
5 000
unemployment
-
-
-
20
health
-
-
-
575
pensions

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

-
-
-
740
income
-
-
-
750
total
-
-
-
2 085
Employee
5 976
-
4 180
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
46
-
income
598
-
418
-
pensions

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

525
-
367
-
health
275
-
192
-
total
1 464
-
1 023
-
Employer
5 976
-
4 180
-
pensions

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

659
-
461
-
health
412
-
289
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
46
-
unemployment
36
-
25
-
total
1 173
-
821
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
500
-
-
total
-
500
-
-
Dividends
-
4 500
-
-
withholding
-
225
-
-
total
-
225
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
2 637
725
1 844
2 085
After tax
2 363
4 275
3 156
2 915
Living cost
4 513
4 513
4 513
4 513
Free-cash
-2 150
-238
-1 357
-1 598

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
-₴5362
-₴8302
-₴7766
-₴10779
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
-
-
-
13 107
health
-
-
-
334
social contributions
-
-
-
2 045
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 379
Employee
26 512
26 512
26 512
-
income
2 887
2 454
2 981
-
social contributions
1 002
2 200
742
-
health
205
451
152
-
total
4 094
5 105
3 875
-
Employer
26 512
26 512
26 512
-
social contributions
1 002
2 200
742
-
health
223
491
166
-
total
1 225
2 691
908
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
5 319
7 796
4 783
2 379
After tax
-319
-2 796
217
2 621
Living cost
7 983
7 983
7 983
7 983
Free-cash
-8 302
-10 779
-7 766
-5 362

Estimated living cost  is ₴7983 per week

₴4784
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.
₴2239
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
-₴8562
-₴12094
-₴10966
-₴13979
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
-
-
-
13 107
health
-
-
-
334
social contributions
-
-
-
2 045
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 379
Employee
26 512
26 512
26 512
-
income
2 784
2 454
2 981
-
social contributions
1 288
2 200
742
-
health
264
451
152
-
total
4 336
5 105
3 875
-
Employer
26 512
26 512
26 512
-
social contributions
1 288
2 200
742
-
health
287
491
166
-
total
1 575
2 691
908
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
5 911
7 796
4 783
2 379
After tax
-911
-2 796
217
2 621
Living cost
11 183
11 183
11 183
11 183
Free-cash
-12 094
-13 979
-10 966
-8 562

Estimated living cost  is ₴11183 per week

₴7645
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴873
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.
₴2477
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
-₴5520
-₴10676
-₴5419
-₴4513
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
-
-
-
5 000
health
-
-
-
675
social contributions
-
-
-
1 460
income
-
-
-
430
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 565
Employee
11 699
-
3 731
-
income
1 404
-
448
-
social contributions
760
-
243
-
health
1 579
-
504
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 743
-
1 195
-
Employer
11 699
-
3 731
-
social contributions
2 925
-
933
-
health
1 053
-
336
-
total
3 978
-
1 269
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
950
-
-
total
-
950
-
-
Dividends
-
4 050
-
-
withholding
-
608
-
-
total
-
608
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
7 721
1 558
2 464
2 565
After tax
-2 721
3 442
2 536
2 435
Living cost
7 955
7 955
7 955
7 955
Free-cash
-10 676
-4 513
-5 419
-5 520

Estimated living cost  is ₴7955 per week

₴5526
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.
₴156
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1707
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
-₴7368
-₴14317
-₴7267
-₴6361
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
-
-
-
5 000
health
-
-
-
675
social contributions
-
-
-
1 460
income
-
-
-
430
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 565
Employee
14 416
-
3 731
-
income
1 730
-
448
-
social contributions
937
-
243
-
health
1 946
-
504
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 613
-
1 195
-
Employer
14 416
-
3 731
-
social contributions
3 604
-
933
-
health
1 297
-
336
-
total
4 901
-
1 269
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
950
-
-
total
-
950
-
-
Dividends
-
4 050
-
-
withholding
-
608
-
-
total
-
608
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
9 514
1 558
2 464
2 565
After tax
-4 514
3 442
2 536
2 435
Living cost
9 803
9 803
9 803
9 803
Free-cash
-14 317
-6 361
-7 267
-7 368

Estimated living cost  is ₴9803 per week

₴7290
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.
₴1800
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
-₴12454
-₴70351
-₴70351
-₴70351
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
-
-
-
5 000
national
-
-
-
79
pensions
-
-
-
300
municipal
-
-
-
43
labour market
-
-
-
376
total
-
-
-
798
Employee
70 300
70 300
70 300
-
municipal
14 970
14 970
14 970
-
national
8 588
8 588
8 588
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 616
5 616
5 616
-
total
29 274
29 274
29 274
-
Employer
70 300
70 300
70 300
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 624
5 624
5 624
-
municipal
14 994
14 994
14 994
-
national
8 603
8 603
8 603
-
total
29 421
29 421
29 421
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
58 695
58 695
58 695
798
After tax
-53 695
-53 695
-53 695
4 202
Living cost
16 656
16 656
16 656
16 656
Free-cash
-70 351
-70 351
-70 351
-12 454

Estimated living cost  is ₴16656 per week

₴11399
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1473
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.
₴3527
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
-₴4978
-₴8087
-₴4796
-₴4328
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
-
-
-
5 000
health
-
-
-
650
pensions
-
-
-
1 000
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
1 650
Employee
9 781
-
3 673
-
unemployment
156
-
63
-
income
1 101
-
-
-
pensions
196
-
79
-
total
1 453
-
142
-
Employer
9 781
-
3 673
-
pensions
1 956
-
785
-
health
1 271
-
510
-
unemployment
79
-
31
-
total
3 306
-
1 326
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
1 000
-
-
total
-
1 000
-
-
Dividends
-
4 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
4 759
1 000
1 468
1 650
After tax
241
4 000
3 532
3 350
Living cost
8 328
8 328
8 328
8 328
Free-cash
-8 087
-4 328
-4 796
-4 978

Estimated living cost  is ₴8328 per week

₴5712
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.
₴167
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.
₴1952
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
-₴9137
-₴16561
-₴10072
-₴9777
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

-
-
-
5 000
national
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
-
municipal
-
-
-
900
total
-
-
-
900
Employee
18 140
-
4 206
-
unemployment
272
-
63
-
municipal
2 971
-
695
-
national
300
-
-
-
pensions
1 224
-
284
-
health
135
-
-
-
total
4 902
-
1 042
-
Employer
18 140
-
4 206
-
pensions
3 147
-
730
-
health
139
-
32
-
accident
18
-
4
-
unemployment
118
-
27
-
total
3 422
-
793
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
1 000
-
-
total
-
1 000
-
-
Dividends

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

-
3 000
-
-
municipal
-
540
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
540
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
8 324
1 540
1 835
900
After tax
-3 324
3 460
3 165
4 100
Living cost
13 237
13 237
13 237
13 237
Free-cash
-16 561
-9 777
-10 072
-9 137

Estimated living cost  is ₴13237 per week

₴8646
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1273
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.
₴3107
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
-₴7860
-₴12285
-₴7357
-₴8108
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
-
-
-
5 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
1 843
social contributions
-
-
-
143
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
155
total
-
-
-
2 233
Employee
13 172
-
3 810
-
income
679
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
376
-
109
-
pensions
1 490
-
431
-
total
2 545
-
540
-
Employer
13 172
-
3 810
-
pensions
2 164
-
626
-
social contributions
39
-
11
-
other
455
-
132
-
health
922
-
267
-
unemployment
533
-
154
-
total
4 113
-
1 190
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
1 400
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 400
-
-
Dividends
-
3 600
-
-
withholding
-
461
-
-
social contributions
-
620
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 081
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
6 658
2 481
1 730
2 233
After tax
-1 658
2 519
3 270
2 767
Living cost
10 627
10 627
10 627
10 627
Free-cash
-12 285
-8 108
-7 357
-7 860

Estimated living cost  is ₴10627 per week

₴6163
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.
₴3183
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
-₴9029
-₴14363
-₴8526
-₴9277
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
-
-
-
5 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
1 843
social contributions
-
-
-
143
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
155
total
-
-
-
2 233
Employee
14 756
-
3 810
-
income
871
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
421
-
109
-
pensions
1 668
-
431
-
total
2 960
-
540
-
Employer
14 756
-
3 810
-
pensions
2 424
-
626
-
social contributions
44
-
11
-
other
509
-
132
-
health
1 033
-
267
-
unemployment
597
-
154
-
total
4 607
-
1 190
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
1 400
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 400
-
-
Dividends
-
3 600
-
-
withholding
-
461
-
-
social contributions
-
620
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 081
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
7 567
2 481
1 730
2 233
After tax
-2 567
2 519
3 270
2 767
Living cost
11 796
11 796
11 796
11 796
Free-cash
-14 363
-9 277
-8 526
-9 029

Estimated living cost  is ₴11796 per week

₴7438
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴959
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.
₴3199
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
-₴13886
-₴23338
-₴13383
-₴14134
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
-
-
-
5 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
1 843
social contributions
-
-
-
143
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
155
total
-
-
-
2 233
Employee
21 594
-
3 810
-
income
1 884
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
615
-
109
-
pensions
2 442
-
431
-
total
4 941
-
540
-
Employer
21 594
-
3 810
-
pensions
3 548
-
626
-
social contributions
65
-
11
-
other
745
-
132
-
health
1 511
-
267
-
unemployment
875
-
154
-
total
6 744
-
1 190
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
1 400
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 400
-
-
Dividends
-
3 600
-
-
withholding
-
461
-
-
social contributions
-
620
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 081
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
11 685
2 481
1 730
2 233
After tax
-6 685
2 519
3 270
2 767
Living cost
16 653
16 653
16 653
16 653
Free-cash
-23 338
-14 134
-13 383
-13 886

Estimated living cost  is ₴16653 per week

₴11270
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1362
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.
₴3792
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
₴2710
₴2090
₴1760
₴2510
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%.

-
-
-
5 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
50
total
-
-
-
50
Employee
2 800
-
5 000
-
income
560
-
1 000
-
total
560
-
1 000
-
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%.

2 200
5 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
2 200
5 000
-
-
withholding
110
250
-
-
total
110
250
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
670
250
1 000
50
After tax
4 330
4 750
4 000
4 950
Living cost
2 240
2 240
2 240
2 240
Free-cash
2 090
2 510
1 760
2 710

Estimated living cost  is ₴2240 per week

₴1388
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴186
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴62
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴604
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Tbilisi , Georgia
₴1459
₴604
₴509
₴1259
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%.

-
-
-
5 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
50
total
-
-
-
50
Employee
4 364
-
5 000
-
income
873
-
1 000
-
total
873
-
1 000
-
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%.

636
5 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
636
5 000
-
-
withholding
32
250
-
-
total
32
250
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
905
250
1 000
50
After tax
4 095
4 750
4 000
4 950
Living cost
3 491
3 491
3 491
3 491
Free-cash
604
1 259
509
1 459

Estimated living cost  is ₴3491 per week

₴2362
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴147
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴117
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴865
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₴0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₴0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Berlin , Germany
-₴10666
-₴12155
-₴10666
-₴10647
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.

-
-
-
5 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
-
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.

-
-
-
2 355
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.

-
-
-
-
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 355
Employee

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

17 155
-
5 000
-
income

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

1 411
-
-
-
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
-
-
-
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.

2 355
-
2 355
-
total
3 844
-
2 355
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
trade
-
718
-
-
income
-
750
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
60
-
-
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.

-
41
-
-
total
-
1 569
-
-
Dividends
-
3 432
-
-
withholding
-
727
-
-
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.

-
40
-
-
total
-
767
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
3 844
2 336
2 355
2 355
After tax
1 156
2 664
2 645
2 645
Living cost
13 311
13 311
13 311
13 311
Free-cash
-12 155
-10 647
-10 666
-10 666

Estimated living cost  is ₴13311 per week

₴9182
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1432
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.
₴2503
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
-₴7798
-₴8186
-₴7798
-₴7830
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.

-
-
-
5 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
-
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.

-
-
-
2 355
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.

-
-
-
-
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 355
Employee

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

13 187
-
5 000
-
income

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

368
-
-
-
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
-
-
-
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.

2 355
-
2 355
-
total
2 743
-
2 355
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
trade
-
788
-
-
income
-
750
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
60
-
-
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.

-
41
-
-
total
-
1 639
-
-
Dividends
-
3 362
-
-
withholding
-
709
-
-
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.

-
39
-
-
total
-
748
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
2 743
2 387
2 355
2 355
After tax
2 257
2 613
2 645
2 645
Living cost
10 443
10 443
10 443
10 443
Free-cash
-8 186
-7 830
-7 798
-7 798

Estimated living cost  is ₴10443 per week

₴6569
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.
₴2461
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
-₴10900
-₴12484
-₴10900
-₴10958
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.

-
-
-
5 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
-
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.

-
-
-
2 355
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.

-
-
-
-
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 355
Employee

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

17 485
-
5 000
-
income

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

1 502
-
-
-
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
-
-
-
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.

2 355
-
2 355
-
total
3 939
-
2 355
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
trade
-
822
-
-
income
-
750
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
60
-
-
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.

-
41
-
-
total
-
1 673
-
-
Dividends
-
3 327
-
-
withholding
-
701
-
-
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.

-
39
-
-
total
-
740
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
3 939
2 413
2 355
2 355
After tax
1 061
2 587
2 645
2 645
Living cost
13 545
13 545
13 545
13 545
Free-cash
-12 484
-10 958
-10 900
-10 900

Estimated living cost  is ₴13545 per week

₴9059
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1428
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.
₴2855
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
-₴13150
-₴15721
-₴13150
-₴13234
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.

-
-
-
5 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
-
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.

-
-
-
2 355
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.

-
-
-
-
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 355
Employee

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

20 721
-
5 000
-
income

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

2 437
-
-
-
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
-
-
-
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.

2 355
-
2 355
-
total
4 926
-
2 355
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
trade
-
858
-
-
income
-
750
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
60
-
-
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.

-
41
-
-
total
-
1 709
-
-
Dividends
-
3 292
-
-
withholding
-
692
-
-
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.

-
38
-
-
total
-
730
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
4 926
2 439
2 355
2 355
After tax
74
2 561
2 645
2 645
Living cost
15 795
15 795
15 795
15 795
Free-cash
-15 721
-13 234
-13 150
-13 150

Estimated living cost  is ₴15795 per week

₴11536
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1263
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴205
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2791
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
-₴4891
-₴9055
-₴5114
-₴4599
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
-
-
-
5 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
355
pensions
-
-
-
1 000
income
-
-
-
713
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 147
Employee
11 611
-
4 032
-
unemployment
808
-
320
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 947
-
658
-
surtax
41
-
-
-
pensions
775
-
307
-
health
296
-
117
-
total
3 867
-
1 402
-
Employer
11 611
-
4 032
-
pensions
1 548
-
613
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
528
-
209
-
unemployment
368
-
146
-
total
2 444
-
968
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
1 300
-
-
total
-
1 300
-
-
Dividends
-
3 700
-
-
withholding
-
555
-
-
total
-
555
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
6 311
1 855
2 370
2 147
After tax
-1 311
3 145
2 630
2 853
Living cost
7 744
7 744
7 744
7 744
Free-cash
-9 055
-4 599
-5 114
-4 891

Estimated living cost  is ₴7744 per week

₴4676
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴673
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.
₴2216
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
-₴4755
-₴8801
-₴4978
-₴4463
S + D Salary + Dividends

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

Dividends

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

Salary

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

Sole trader

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

Sole trader
-
-
-
5 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
355
pensions
-
-
-
1 000
income
-
-
-
713
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 147
Employee
11 402
-
4 032
-
unemployment
794
-
320
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 911
-
658
-
surtax
37
-
-
-
pensions
760
-
307
-
health
291
-
117
-
total
3 793
-
1 402
-
Employer
11 402
-
4 032
-
pensions
1 520
-
613
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
519
-
209
-
unemployment
361
-
146
-
total
2 400
-
968
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
1 300
-
-
total
-
1 300
-
-
Dividends
-
3 700
-
-
withholding
-
555
-
-
total
-
555
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
6 193
1 855
2 370
2 147
After tax
-1 193
3 145
2 630
2 853
Living cost
7 608
7 608
7 608
7 608
Free-cash
-8 801
-4 463
-4 978
-4 755

Estimated living cost  is ₴7608 per week

₴4652
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
-₴3381
-₴6808
-₴3947
-₴3937
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
-
-
-
5 000
unemployment
-
-
-
75
health
-
-
-
350
pensions
-
-
-
500
income
-
-
-
611
total
-
-
-
1 536
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.

9 881
3 932
4 184
-
unemployment
148
59
63
-
income
1 208
481
512
-
pensions
988
393
418
-
health
692
275
293
-
total
3 036
1 208
1 286
-
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.

9 881
3 932
4 184
-
pensions
1 927
767
816
-
total
1 927
767
816
-
Corporate
-
301
-
-
income
-
27
-
-
total
-
27
-
-
Dividends
-
274
-
-
withholding
-
52
-
-
social contributions
-
38
-
-
total
-
90
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
4 963
2 092
2 102
1 536
After tax
37
2 908
2 898
3 464
Living cost
6 845
6 845
6 845
6 845
Free-cash
-6 808
-3 937
-3 947
-3 381

Estimated living cost  is ₴6845 per week

₴4671
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.
₴1477
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
-₴12792
-₴23235
-₴12753
-₴13579
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
-
-
-
5 000
national
-
-
-
267
pensions
-
-
-
600
social contributions
-
-
-
54
municipal
-
-
-
172
total
-
-
-
1 093
Employee
25 887
-
4 322
-
municipal
3 197
-
192
-
national
4 955
-
297
-
pensions
1 035
-
173
-
total
9 187
-
662
-
Employer
25 887
-
4 322
-
pensions
2 071
-
346
-
social contributions
278
-
46
-
total
2 349
-
392
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income

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

-
1 000
-
-
total
-
1 000
-
-
Dividends
-
4 000
-
-
withholding
-
880
-
-
total
-
880
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
11 536
1 880
1 054
1 093
After tax
-6 536
3 120
3 946
3 907
Living cost
16 699
16 699
16 699
16 699
Free-cash
-23 235
-13 579
-12 753
-12 792

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
-₴14640
-₴21970
-₴14640
-₴16140
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
-
-
-
5 000
social contributions
-
-
-
69
income
-
-
-
-69
total
-
-
-
-
Employee
26 970
-
5 000
-
social contributions
2 241
-
69
-
income
5 089
-
-69
-
total
7 330
-
-
-
Employer
26 970
-
5 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
income
-
625
-
-
total
-
625
-
-
Dividends
-
4 375
-
-
withholding
-
875
-
-
total
-
875
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
7 330
1 500
-
-
After tax
-2 330
3 500
5 000
5 000
Living cost
19 640
19 640
19 640
19 640
Free-cash
-21 970
-16 140
-14 640
-14 640

Estimated living cost  is ₴19640 per week

₴14942
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1600
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.
₴2910
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
-₴12803
-₴25643
-₴13426
-₴11882
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
-
-
-
5 000
national
-
-
-
535
regional
-
-
-
29
social contributions
-
-
-
2 672
municipal
-
-
-
18
total
-
-
-
3 254
Employee
30 642
-
5 000
-
municipal
162
-
12
-
national
5 310
-
344
-
social contributions
10 333
-
3 503
-
regional
289
-
18
-
total
16 094
-
3 877
-
Employer
30 642
-
5 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
nationa
-
1 200
-
-
municipal
-
195
-
-
total
-
1 395
-
-
Dividends
-
3 605
-
-
withholding
-
938
-
-
total
-
938
-
-
Income
5 000
5 000
5 000
5 000
Total tax
16 094
2 333
3 877
3 254
After tax
-11 094
2 667
1 123
1 746
Living cost
14 549
14 549
14 549
14 549
Free-cash
-25 643
-11 882
-13 426
-12 803

Estimated living cost  is ₴14549 per week

₴10141
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.
₴3230
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
-₴7560
-₴14125
-₴8177
-₴6660
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
-
-
-
5 000
national
-
-
-
535
regional
-
-
-
47
social contributions
-
-
-
2 672
municipal
-
-
-
18
total
-
-
-
3 272
Employee
19 126
-
5 000
-
municipal
101
-
12
-
national
3 030
-
344
-
social contributions
6 449
-
3 503
-
regional
257
-
30
-
total
9 837
-
3 889
-
Employer
19 126
-
5 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
5 000
-
-
nationa
-
1 200
-
-
municipal
-
249
-
-
total
-
1 449
-
-
Dividends
-
3 551
-
-
withholding