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
₴ 6500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
-₴5276
-₴6280
-₴5084
-₴4496
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
-
-
-
6 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 430
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
1 430
Employee
11 065
-
5 628
-
social contributions
719
-
366
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
719
-
366
-
Employer
11 065
-
5 628
-
social contributions
1 715
-
872
-
total
1 715
-
872
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
650
-
-
total
-
650
-
-
Dividends
-
5 850
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
2 434
650
1 238
1 430
After tax
4 066
5 850
5 262
5 070
Living cost
10 346
10 346
10 346
10 346
Free-cash
-6 280
-4 496
-5 084
-5 276

Estimated living cost  is ₴10346 per week

₴6690
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴780
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.
₴2682
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
-₴8317
-₴13201
-₴9621
-₴12250
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
-
-
-
6 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 111
health
-
-
-
497
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
26
pensions
-
-
-
1 202
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 836
Employee
15 045
13 716
13 716
-
unemployment
451
411
136
-
other
150
137
45
-
income
1 340
1 012
1 542
-
pensions
1 541
1 404
464
-
health
582
531
175
-
total
4 064
3 495
2 362
-
Employer
15 045
13 716
13 716
-
pensions
1 888
1 722
568
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
451
411
411
-
other
715
651
573
-
health
569
519
171
-
accident
195
178
59
-
unemployment
451
411
136
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
55
-
total
4 329
3 947
1 973
-
Corporate
1 306
1 306
3 220
-
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
805
-
total
327
327
805
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
8 720
7 769
5 140
3 836
After tax
-2 220
-1 269
1 360
2 664
Living cost
10 981
10 981
10 981
10 981
Free-cash
-13 201
-12 250
-9 621
-8 317

Estimated living cost  is ₴10981 per week

₴6587
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1121
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.
₴3076
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
-₴9532
-₴16047
-₴10802
-₴13465
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
-
-
-
6 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 111
health
-
-
-
497
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
26
pensions
-
-
-
1 202
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 904
Employee
17 201
13 716
13 716
-
unemployment
516
411
134
-
other
172
137
44
-
income
1 958
1 012
1 545
-
pensions
1 762
1 404
458
-
health
666
531
173
-
total
5 074
3 495
2 354
-
Employer
17 201
13 716
13 716
-
pensions
2 159
1 722
561
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
516
411
411
-
other
817
651
573
-
health
650
519
169
-
accident
223
178
58
-
unemployment
516
411
134
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
55
-
total
5 018
4 015
2 029
-
Corporate
1 306
1 306
3 164
-
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
791
-
total
327
327
791
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
10 419
7 837
5 174
3 904
After tax
-3 919
-1 337
1 326
2 596
Living cost
12 128
12 128
12 128
12 128
Free-cash
-16 047
-13 465
-10 802
-9 532

Estimated living cost  is ₴12128 per week

₴8089
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1035
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴199
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.
₴2805
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
-₴9315
-₴25286
-₴9531
-₴8802
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
-
-
-
6 500
national
-
-
-
1 171
communal

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

-
-
-
281
social contributions
-
-
-
1 814
total
-
-
-
3 266
Employee

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

24 619
-
5 034
-
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.

214
-
44
-
national
7 569
-
1 094
-
communal

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

1 284
-
263
-
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.

1 846
-
378
-
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.

1 157
-
237
-
total
12 070
-
2 016
-
Employer

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

24 619
-
5 034
-
surtax
2 792
-
571
-
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.

2 182
-
446
-
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.

1 514
-
310
-
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.

320
-
65
-
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.

359
-
74
-
total
7 167
-
1 466
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 300
-
-
surtax
-
26
-
-
total
-
1 326
-
-
Dividends
-
5 174
-
-
withholding

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

-
1 427
-
-
total
-
1 427
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
19 237
2 753
3 482
3 266
After tax
-12 737
3 747
3 018
3 234
Living cost
12 549
12 549
12 549
12 549
Free-cash
-25 286
-8 802
-9 531
-9 315

Estimated living cost  is ₴12549 per week

₴8083
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1097
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.
₴3172
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
-₴2147
-₴2902
-₴1833
-₴380
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
-
-
-
6 500
unemployment
-
-
-
26
health
-
-
-
747
pensions

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

-
-
-
962
income
-
-
-
975
total
-
-
-
2 710
Employee
7 861
-
5 434
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
60
-
income
786
-
543
-
pensions

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

690
-
477
-
health
362
-
250
-
total
1 924
-
1 330
-
Employer
7 861
-
5 434
-
pensions

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

866
-
599
-
health
542
-
375
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

86
-
60
-
unemployment
47
-
32
-
total
1 541
-
1 066
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
650
-
-
total
-
650
-
-
Dividends
-
5 850
-
-
withholding
-
293
-
-
total
-
293
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
3 465
943
2 396
2 710
After tax
3 035
5 557
4 104
3 790
Living cost
5 936
5 936
5 936
5 936
Free-cash
-2 902
-380
-1 833
-2 147

Estimated living cost  is ₴5936 per week

₴3926
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴340
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴142
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1529
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
-₴735
-₴668
-₴421
₴1032
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
-
-
-
6 500
unemployment
-
-
-
26
health
-
-
-
747
pensions

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

-
-
-
962
income
-
-
-
975
total
-
-
-
2 710
Employee
5 991
-
5 434
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
60
-
income
599
-
543
-
pensions

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

526
-
477
-
health
276
-
250
-
total
1 467
-
1 330
-
Employer
5 991
-
5 434
-
pensions

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

660
-
599
-
health
414
-
375
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
60
-
unemployment
36
-
32
-
total
1 176
-
1 066
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
650
-
-
total
-
650
-
-
Dividends
-
5 850
-
-
withholding
-
293
-
-
total
-
293
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
2 643
943
2 396
2 710
After tax
3 857
5 557
4 104
3 790
Living cost
4 525
4 525
4 525
4 525
Free-cash
-668
1 032
-421
-735

Estimated living cost  is ₴4525 per week

₴2642
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴323
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴120
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1440
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
-₴3844
-₴6781
-₴6244
-₴9253
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
-
-
-
13 084
health
-
-
-
334
social contributions
-
-
-
2 041
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 375
Employee
26 466
26 466
26 466
-
income
2 882
2 450
2 976
-
social contributions
1 001
2 197
741
-
health
205
450
152
-
total
4 088
5 097
3 869
-
Employer
26 466
26 466
26 466
-
social contributions
1 001
2 197
741
-
health
223
490
165
-
total
1 224
2 687
906
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
5 312
7 784
4 775
2 375
After tax
1 188
-1 284
1 725
4 125
Living cost
7 969
7 969
7 969
7 969
Free-cash
-6 781
-9 253
-6 244
-3 844

Estimated living cost  is ₴7969 per week

₴4776
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.
₴176
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.
₴2235
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
-₴7038
-₴10564
-₴9438
-₴12447
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
-
-
-
13 084
health
-
-
-
334
social contributions
-
-
-
2 041
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 375
Employee
26 466
26 466
26 466
-
income
2 779
2 450
2 976
-
social contributions
1 286
2 197
741
-
health
263
450
152
-
total
4 328
5 097
3 869
-
Employer
26 466
26 466
26 466
-
social contributions
1 286
2 197
741
-
health
287
490
165
-
total
1 573
2 687
906
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
5 901
7 784
4 775
2 375
After tax
599
-1 284
1 725
4 125
Living cost
11 163
11 163
11 163
11 163
Free-cash
-10 564
-12 447
-9 438
-7 038

Estimated living cost  is ₴11163 per week

₴7631
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴872
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴187
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.
₴2473
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
-₴4777
-₴9150
-₴4644
-₴3467
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
-
-
-
6 500
health
-
-
-
878
social contributions
-
-
-
1 898
income
-
-
-
559
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 335
Employee
11 679
-
4 851
-
income
1 401
-
582
-
social contributions
759
-
315
-
health
1 577
-
655
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 737
-
1 552
-
Employer
11 679
-
4 851
-
social contributions
2 920
-
1 213
-
health
1 051
-
437
-
total
3 971
-
1 650
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 235
-
-
total
-
1 235
-
-
Dividends
-
5 265
-
-
withholding
-
790
-
-
total
-
790
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
7 708
2 025
3 202
3 335
After tax
-1 208
4 475
3 298
3 165
Living cost
7 942
7 942
7 942
7 942
Free-cash
-9 150
-3 467
-4 644
-4 777

Estimated living cost  is ₴7942 per week

₴5516
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴565
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.
₴1704
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
-₴6621
-₴12784
-₴6488
-₴5311
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
-
-
-
6 500
health
-
-
-
878
social contributions
-
-
-
1 898
income
-
-
-
559
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 335
Employee
14 392
-
4 851
-
income
1 727
-
582
-
social contributions
935
-
315
-
health
1 943
-
655
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 605
-
1 552
-
Employer
14 392
-
4 851
-
social contributions
3 598
-
1 213
-
health
1 295
-
437
-
total
4 893
-
1 650
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 235
-
-
total
-
1 235
-
-
Dividends
-
5 265
-
-
withholding
-
790
-
-
total
-
790
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
9 498
2 025
3 202
3 335
After tax
-2 998
4 475
3 298
3 165
Living cost
9 786
9 786
9 786
9 786
Free-cash
-12 784
-5 311
-6 488
-6 621

Estimated living cost  is ₴9786 per week

₴7278
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴542
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴169
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1797
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
-₴11547
-₴68706
-₴68706
-₴68706
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
-
-
-
6 500
national
-
-
-
262
pensions
-
-
-
299
municipal
-
-
-
366
labour market
-
-
-
496
total
-
-
-
1 423
Employee
70 165
70 165
70 165
-
municipal
14 941
14 941
14 941
-
national
8 572
8 572
8 572
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 605
5 605
5 605
-
total
29 218
29 218
29 218
-
Employer
70 165
70 165
70 165
-
pensions
199
199
199
-
labour market
5 613
5 613
5 613
-
municipal
14 965
14 965
14 965
-
national
8 587
8 587
8 587
-
total
29 364
29 364
29 364
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
58 582
58 582
58 582
1 423
After tax
-52 082
-52 082
-52 082
5 077
Living cost
16 624
16 624
16 624
16 624
Free-cash
-68 706
-68 706
-68 706
-11 547

Estimated living cost  is ₴16624 per week

₴11378
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1471
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.
₴3520
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
-₴4046
-₴6563
-₴3783
-₴3113
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
-
-
-
6 500
health
-
-
-
845
pensions
-
-
-
1 300
income
-
-
-
88
total
-
-
-
2 233
Employee
9 764
-
4 857
-
unemployment
156
-
78
-
income
1 099
-
153
-
pensions
195
-
97
-
total
1 450
-
328
-
Employer
9 764
-
4 857
-
pensions
1 953
-
971
-
health
1 269
-
632
-
unemployment
78
-
39
-
total
3 300
-
1 642
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 300
-
-
total
-
1 300
-
-
Dividends
-
5 200
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
4 750
1 300
1 970
2 233
After tax
1 750
5 200
4 530
4 267
Living cost
8 313
8 313
8 313
8 313
Free-cash
-6 563
-3 113
-3 783
-4 046

Estimated living cost  is ₴8313 per week

₴5702
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴495
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.
₴1949
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
-₴7884
-₴15025
-₴9099
-₴8716
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

-
-
-
6 500
national
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
-
municipal
-
-
-
1 170
total
-
-
-
1 170
Employee
18 108
-
5 469
-
unemployment
272
-
82
-
municipal
2 966
-
903
-
national
299
-
-
-
pensions
1 222
-
369
-
health
135
-
-
-
total
4 894
-
1 354
-
Employer
18 108
-
5 469
-
pensions
3 142
-
949
-
health
139
-
42
-
accident
18
-
5
-
unemployment
118
-
35
-
total
3 417
-
1 031
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 300
-
-
total
-
1 300
-
-
Dividends

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

-
3 900
-
-
municipal
-
702
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
702
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
8 311
2 002
2 385
1 170
After tax
-1 811
4 498
4 115
5 330
Living cost
13 214
13 214
13 214
13 214
Free-cash
-15 025
-8 716
-9 099
-7 884

Estimated living cost  is ₴13214 per week

₴8631
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1271
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴210
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.
₴3102
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
-₴6821
-₴10755
-₴6358
-₴7333
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
-
-
-
6 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
2 233
social contributions
-
-
-
185
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
202
total
-
-
-
2 712
Employee
13 149
-
4 953
-
income
678
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
375
-
141
-
pensions
1 487
-
560
-
total
2 540
-
701
-
Employer
13 149
-
4 953
-
pensions
2 161
-
814
-
social contributions
39
-
15
-
other
454
-
171
-
health
920
-
347
-
unemployment
532
-
201
-
total
4 106
-
1 548
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 820
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 820
-
-
Dividends
-
4 680
-
-
withholding
-
599
-
-
social contributions
-
805
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 404
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
6 646
3 224
2 249
2 712
After tax
-146
3 276
4 251
3 788
Living cost
10 609
10 609
10 609
10 609
Free-cash
-10 755
-7 333
-6 358
-6 821

Estimated living cost  is ₴10609 per week

₴6153
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1078
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.
₴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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Nice , France
-₴7988
-₴12830
-₴7525
-₴8500
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
-
-
-
6 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
2 233
social contributions
-
-
-
185
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
202
total
-
-
-
2 712
Employee
14 730
-
4 953
-
income
869
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
420
-
141
-
pensions
1 666
-
560
-
total
2 955
-
701
-
Employer
14 730
-
4 953
-
pensions
2 420
-
814
-
social contributions
44
-
15
-
other
508
-
171
-
health
1 031
-
347
-
unemployment
596
-
201
-
total
4 599
-
1 548
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 820
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 820
-
-
Dividends
-
4 680
-
-
withholding
-
599
-
-
social contributions
-
805
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 404
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
7 554
3 224
2 249
2 712
After tax
-1 054
3 276
4 251
3 788
Living cost
11 776
11 776
11 776
11 776
Free-cash
-12 830
-8 500
-7 525
-7 988

Estimated living cost  is ₴11776 per week

₴7425
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴958
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.
₴3193
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
-₴12835
-₴21789
-₴12372
-₴13347
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
-
-
-
6 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
2 233
social contributions
-
-
-
185
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
202
total
-
-
-
2 712
Employee
21 557
-
4 953
-
income
1 881
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
614
-
141
-
pensions
2 438
-
560
-
total
4 933
-
701
-
Employer
21 557
-
4 953
-
pensions
3 542
-
814
-
social contributions
65
-
15
-
other
744
-
171
-
health
1 509
-
347
-
unemployment
873
-
201
-
total
6 733
-
1 548
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 820
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 820
-
-
Dividends
-
4 680
-
-
withholding
-
599
-
-
social contributions
-
805
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 404
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
11 666
3 224
2 249
2 712
After tax
-5 166
3 276
4 251
3 788
Living cost
16 623
16 623
16 623
16 623
Free-cash
-21 789
-13 347
-12 372
-12 835

Estimated living cost  is ₴16623 per week

₴11250
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1360
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.
₴3785
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
₴4212
₴3535
₴2977
₴3952
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%.

-
-
-
6 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
65
total
-
-
-
65
Employee
2 779
-
6 500
-
income
556
-
1 300
-
total
556
-
1 300
-
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%.

3 721
6 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
3 721
6 500
-
-
withholding
186
325
-
-
total
186
325
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
742
325
1 300
65
After tax
5 758
6 175
5 200
6 435
Living cost
2 223
2 223
2 223
2 223
Free-cash
3 535
3 952
2 977
4 212

Estimated living cost  is ₴2223 per week

₴1378
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.
₴599
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
₴2971
₴2062
₴1736
₴2711
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%.

-
-
-
6 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
65
total
-
-
-
65
Employee
4 331
-
6 500
-
income
866
-
1 300
-
total
866
-
1 300
-
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%.

2 169
6 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
2 169
6 500
-
-
withholding
108
325
-
-
total
108
325
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
974
325
1 300
65
After tax
5 526
6 175
5 200
6 435
Living cost
3 464
3 464
3 464
3 464
Free-cash
2 062
2 711
1 736
2 971

Estimated living cost  is ₴3464 per week

₴2344
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴145
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴116
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.
₴858
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
-₴9139
-₴10625
-₴9139
-₴9854
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.

-
-
-
6 500
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.

-
-
-
-
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.

-
-
-
2 351
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
-
-
-
2 351
Employee

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

17 125
-
6 500
-
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.

1 408
-
-
-
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.

2 351
-
2 351
-
total
3 837
-
2 351
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
trade
-
933
-
-
income
-
975
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
62
-
-
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.

-
54
-
-
total
-
2 024
-
-
Dividends
-
4 477
-
-
withholding
-
988
-
-
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.

-
54
-
-
total
-
1 042
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
3 837
3 066
2 351
2 351
After tax
2 663
3 434
4 149
4 149
Living cost
13 288
13 288
13 288
13 288
Free-cash
-10 625
-9 854
-9 139
-9 139

Estimated living cost  is ₴13288 per week

₴9166
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1430
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.
₴2499
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
-₴6276
-₴6664
-₴6276
-₴7057
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.

-
-
-
6 500
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.

-
-
-
-
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.

-
-
-
2 351
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
-
-
-
2 351
Employee

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

13 164
-
6 500
-
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.

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.

2 351
-
2 351
-
total
2 739
-
2 351
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
trade
-
1 023
-
-
income
-
975
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
61
-
-
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.

-
54
-
-
total
-
2 113
-
-
Dividends
-
4 386
-
-
withholding
-
966
-
-
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.

-
53
-
-
total
-
1 019
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
2 739
3 132
2 351
2 351
After tax
3 761
3 368
4 149
4 149
Living cost
10 425
10 425
10 425
10 425
Free-cash
-6 664
-7 057
-6 276
-6 276

Estimated living cost  is ₴10425 per week

₴6558
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1216
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.
₴2457
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
-₴9372
-₴10954
-₴9372
-₴10186
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.

-
-
-
6 500
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.

-
-
-
-
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.

-
-
-
2 351
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
-
-
-
2 351
Employee

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

17 454
-
6 500
-
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.

1 500
-
-
-
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.

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.

2 351
-
2 351
-
total
3 933
-
2 351
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
trade
-
1 069
-
-
income
-
975
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
61
-
-
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.

-
54
-
-
total
-
2 159
-
-
Dividends
-
4 341
-
-
withholding
-
954
-
-
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.

-
52
-
-
total
-
1 006
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
3 933
3 165
2 351
2 351
After tax
2 567
3 335
4 149
4 149
Living cost
13 521
13 521
13 521
13 521
Free-cash
-10 954
-10 186
-9 372
-9 372

Estimated living cost  is ₴13521 per week

₴9043
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1426
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.
₴2850
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
-₴11618
-₴14184
-₴11618
-₴12467
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.

-
-
-
6 500
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.

-
-
-
-
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.

-
-
-
2 351
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
-
-
-
2 351
Employee

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

20 685
-
6 500
-
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.

2 432
-
-
-
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.

2 351
-
2 351
-
total
4 917
-
2 351
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
trade
-
1 115
-
-
income
-
975
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
61
-
-
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.

-
54
-
-
total
-
2 205
-
-
Dividends
-
4 295
-
-
withholding
-
943
-
-
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.

-
52
-
-
total
-
995
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
4 917
3 200
2 351
2 351
After tax
1 583
3 300
4 149
4 149
Living cost
15 767
15 767
15 767
15 767
Free-cash
-14 184
-12 467
-11 618
-11 618

Estimated living cost  is ₴15767 per week

₴11516
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1261
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.
₴2786
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
-₴4003
-₴7531
-₴4130
-₴3643
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
-
-
-
6 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
78
health
-
-
-
462
pensions
-
-
-
1 300
income
-
-
-
932
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 772
Employee
11 591
-
5 369
-
unemployment
807
-
374
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 943
-
900
-
surtax
41
-
-
-
pensions
773
-
358
-
health
296
-
137
-
total
3 860
-
1 769
-
Employer
11 591
-
5 369
-
pensions
1 545
-
716
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
527
-
244
-
unemployment
368
-
170
-
total
2 440
-
1 130
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 690
-
-
total
-
1 690
-
-
Dividends
-
4 810
-
-
withholding
-
722
-
-
total
-
722
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
6 300
2 412
2 899
2 772
After tax
200
4 088
3 601
3 728
Living cost
7 731
7 731
7 731
7 731
Free-cash
-7 531
-3 643
-4 130
-4 003

Estimated living cost  is ₴7731 per week

₴4667
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴672
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.
₴2212
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
-₴3867
-₴7278
-₴3994
-₴3507
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
-
-
-
6 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
78
health
-
-
-
462
pensions
-
-
-
1 300
income
-
-
-
932
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 772
Employee
11 382
-
5 369
-
unemployment
792
-
374
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 908
-
900
-
surtax
37
-
-
-
pensions
759
-
358
-
health
291
-
137
-
total
3 787
-
1 769
-
Employer
11 382
-
5 369
-
pensions
1 517
-
716
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
518
-
244
-
unemployment
361
-
170
-
total
2 396
-
1 130
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
1 690
-
-
total
-
1 690
-
-
Dividends
-
4 810
-
-
withholding
-
722
-
-
total
-
722
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
6 183
2 412
2 899
2 772
After tax
317
4 088
3 601
3 728
Living cost
7 595
7 595
7 595
7 595
Free-cash
-7 278
-3 507
-3 994
-3 867

Estimated living cost  is ₴7595 per week

₴4644
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴701
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.
₴2075
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
-₴2323
-₴5276
-₴3059
-₴3050
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
-
-
-
6 500
unemployment
-
-
-
97
health
-
-
-
455
pensions
-
-
-
650
income
-
-
-
795
total
-
-
-
1 997
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.

9 854
3 922
5 439
-
unemployment
148
59
82
-
income
1 205
479
665
-
pensions
985
392
544
-
health
690
275
381
-
total
3 028
1 205
1 672
-
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.

9 854
3 922
5 439
-
pensions
1 922
765
1 061
-
total
1 922
765
1 061
-
Corporate
-
1 814
-
-
income
-
163
-
-
total
-
163
-
-
Dividends
-
1 650
-
-
withholding
-
314
-
-
social contributions
-
277
-
-
total
-
591
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
4 950
2 724
2 733
1 997
After tax
1 550
3 776
3 767
4 503
Living cost
6 826
6 826
6 826
6 826
Free-cash
-5 276
-3 050
-3 059
-2 323

Estimated living cost  is ₴6826 per week

₴4658
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴559
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴136
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.
₴1473
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
-₴11935
-₴21738
-₴11884
-₴12644
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
-
-
-
6 500
national
-
-
-
538
pensions
-
-
-
780
social contributions
-
-
-
70
municipal
-
-
-
347
total
-
-
-
1 735
Employee
25 888
-
5 619
-
municipal
3 198
-
372
-
national
4 955
-
577
-
pensions
1 036
-
225
-
total
9 189
-
1 174
-
Employer
25 888
-
5 619
-
pensions
2 071
-
450
-
social contributions
278
-
60
-
total
2 349
-
510
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
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%.

-
1 300
-
-
total
-
1 300
-
-
Dividends
-
5 200
-
-
withholding
-
1 144
-
-
total
-
1 144
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
11 538
2 444
1 684
1 735
After tax
-5 038
4 056
4 816
4 765
Living cost
16 700
16 700
16 700
16 700
Free-cash
-21 738
-12 644
-11 884
-11 935

Estimated living cost  is ₴16700 per week

₴11351
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
-₴13457
-₴20423
-₴13457
-₴15057
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
-
-
-
6 500
social contributions
-
-
-
129
income
-
-
-
222
total
-
-
-
351
Employee
26 923
-
6 500
-
social contributions
2 237
-
129
-
income
5 080
-
222
-
total
7 317
-
351
-
Employer
26 923
-
6 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
income
-
813
-
-
total
-
813
-
-
Dividends
-
5 687
-
-
withholding
-
1 138
-
-
total
-
1 138
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
7 317
1 951
351
351
After tax
-817
4 549
6 149
6 149
Living cost
19 606
19 606
19 606
19 606
Free-cash
-20 423
-15 057
-13 457
-13 457

Estimated living cost  is ₴19606 per week

₴14916
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1598
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴187
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.
₴2905
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
-₴11650
-₴24088
-₴12272
-₴11055
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
-
-
-
6 500
national
-
-
-
882
regional
-
-
-
47
social contributions
-
-
-
2 667
municipal
-
-
-
31
total
-
-
-
3 627
Employee
30 589
-
6 500
-
municipal
162
-
24
-
national
5 300
-
691
-
social contributions
10 314
-
3 497
-
regional
289
-
37
-
total
16 065
-
4 249
-
Employer
30 589
-
6 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
nationa
-
1 560
-
-
municipal
-
253
-
-
total
-
1 813
-
-
Dividends
-
4 687
-
-
withholding
-
1 219
-
-
total
-
1 219
-
-
Income
6 500
6 500
6 500
6 500
Total tax
16 065
3 032
4 249
3 627
After tax
-9 565
3 468
2 251
2 873
Living cost
14 523
14 523
14 523
14 523
Free-cash
-24 088
-11 055
-12 272
-11 650

Estimated living cost  is ₴14523 per week

₴10124
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴952
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.
₴3224
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
-₴6429
-₴12592
-₴7044
-₴5854
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
-
-
-
6 500
national
-
-
-
882
regional
-
-
-
78
social contributions
-
-
-
2 667
municipal
-
-
-
31
total
-
-
-
3 658
Employee
19 092
-
6 500
-
municipal
101
-
24
-
national
3 025
-
691
-
social contributions
6 438
-
3 497
-
regional
257
-
61
-
total
9 821
-
4 273
-
Employer
19 092
-
6 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
6 500
-
-
nationa
-
1 560
-
-
municipal
-
323
-
-
total
-
1 883
-
-
Dividends
-
4 617
-
-