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
₴ 8500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
-₴3760
-₴4335
-₴3510
-₴2740
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
-
-
-
8 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 870
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
1 870
Employee
11 112
-
7 359
-
social contributions
722
-
479
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
722
-
479
-
Employer
11 112
-
7 359
-
social contributions
1 723
-
1 141
-
total
1 723
-
1 141
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
850
-
-
total
-
850
-
-
Dividends
-
7 650
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
2 445
850
1 620
1 870
After tax
6 055
7 650
6 880
6 630
Living cost
10 390
10 390
10 390
10 390
Free-cash
-4 335
-2 740
-3 510
-3 760

Estimated living cost  is ₴10390 per week

₴6718
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.
₴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.
₴2693
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
-₴6904
-₴11284
-₴8637
-₴10330
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
-
-
-
8 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
2 120
health
-
-
-
650
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
34
pensions
-
-
-
1 572
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
4 376
Employee
15 110
13 775
13 775
-
unemployment
453
413
185
-
other
151
138
62
-
income
1 346
1 016
1 446
-
pensions
1 547
1 410
632
-
health
584
533
239
-
total
4 081
3 510
2 564
-
Employer
15 110
13 775
13 775
-
pensions
1 896
1 729
774
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
453
413
413
-
other
718
654
590
-
health
571
521
234
-
accident
196
179
80
-
unemployment
453
413
185
-
chamber of commerce
60
55
55
-
total
4 347
3 964
2 331
-
Corporate
1 312
1 312
4 858
-
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.

328
328
1 214
-
total
328
328
1 214
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
8 756
7 802
6 109
4 376
After tax
-256
698
2 391
4 124
Living cost
11 028
11 028
11 028
11 028
Free-cash
-11 284
-10 330
-8 637
-6 904

Estimated living cost  is ₴11028 per week

₴6615
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1126
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.
₴3090
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
-₴8124
-₴14142
-₴9823
-₴11550
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
-
-
-
8 500
surtax
-
-
-
68
unemployment
-
-
-
2 120
health
-
-
-
650
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
34
pensions
-
-
-
1 572
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
4 444
Employee
17 274
13 775
13 775
-
unemployment
518
413
184
-
other
173
138
61
-
income
1 967
1 016
1 449
-
pensions
1 769
1 410
626
-
health
668
533
237
-
total
5 095
3 510
2 557
-
Employer
17 274
13 775
13 775
-
pensions
2 168
1 729
767
-
surtax
68
68
68
-
payroll
518
413
413
-
other
821
654
589
-
health
653
521
231
-
accident
224
179
79
-
unemployment
518
413
184
-
chamber of commerce
69
55
55
-
total
5 039
4 032
2 386
-
Corporate
1 312
1 312
4 801
-
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.

328
328
1 200
-
total
328
328
1 200
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
10 462
7 870
6 143
4 444
After tax
-1 962
630
2 357
4 056
Living cost
12 180
12 180
12 180
12 180
Free-cash
-14 142
-11 550
-9 823
-8 124

Estimated living cost  is ₴12180 per week

₴8123
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1039
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.
₴2817
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
-₴7995
-₴23422
-₴8653
-₴7741
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
-
-
-
8 500
national
-
-
-
1 669
communal

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

-
-
-
401
social contributions
-
-
-
1 822
total
-
-
-
3 892
Employee

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

24 725
-
6 584
-
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
-
57
-
national
7 601
-
1 431
-
communal

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

1 290
-
344
-
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.

1 854
-
494
-
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.

1 162
-
309
-
total
12 122
-
2 635
-
Employer

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

24 725
-
6 584
-
surtax
2 804
-
746
-
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.

2 191
-
583
-
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.

1 520
-
405
-
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
-
85
-
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.

361
-
96
-
total
7 197
-
1 915
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
1 700
-
-
surtax
-
34
-
-
total
-
1 734
-
-
Dividends
-
6 766
-
-
withholding

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

-
1 904
-
-
total
-
1 904
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
19 319
3 638
4 550
3 892
After tax
-10 819
4 862
3 950
4 608
Living cost
12 603
12 603
12 603
12 603
Free-cash
-23 422
-7 741
-8 653
-7 995

Estimated living cost  is ₴12603 per week

₴8118
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1102
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.
₴3186
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
-₴991
-₴918
-₴580
₴1321
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
-
-
-
8 500
unemployment
-
-
-
34
health
-
-
-
978
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 258
income
-
-
-
1 275
total
-
-
-
3 545
Employee
7 873
-
7 106
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
78
-
income
787
-
711
-
pensions

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

691
-
624
-
health
362
-
327
-
total
1 927
-
1 740
-
Employer
7 873
-
7 106
-
pensions

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

868
-
783
-
health
543
-
490
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

87
-
78
-
unemployment
47
-
43
-
total
1 545
-
1 394
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
850
-
-
total
-
850
-
-
Dividends
-
7 650
-
-
withholding
-
383
-
-
total
-
383
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
3 472
1 233
3 134
3 545
After tax
5 028
7 267
5 366
4 955
Living cost
5 946
5 946
5 946
5 946
Free-cash
-918
1 321
-580
-991

Estimated living cost  is ₴5946 per week

₴3933
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.
₴1531
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
₴423
₴1131
₴834
₴2735
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
-
-
-
8 500
unemployment
-
-
-
34
health
-
-
-
978
pensions

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

-
-
-
1 258
income
-
-
-
1 275
total
-
-
-
3 545
Employee
6 001
-
7 106
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
78
-
income
600
-
711
-
pensions

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

527
-
624
-
health
276
-
327
-
total
1 469
-
1 740
-
Employer
6 001
-
7 106
-
pensions

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

661
-
783
-
health
414
-
490
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

66
-
78
-
unemployment
36
-
43
-
total
1 177
-
1 394
-
Corporate
1 322
8 500
-
-
income
132
850
-
-
total
132
850
-
-
Dividends
1 190
7 650
-
-
withholding
59
383
-
-
total
59
383
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
2 837
1 233
3 134
3 545
After tax
5 663
7 267
5 366
4 955
Living cost
4 532
4 532
4 532
4 532
Free-cash
1 131
2 735
834
423

Estimated living cost  is ₴4532 per week

₴2646
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴324
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.
₴1442
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
-₴1888
-₴4837
-₴4297
-₴7319
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
-
-
-
13 140
health
-
-
-
335
social contributions
-
-
-
2 050
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 385
Employee
26 579
26 579
26 579
-
income
2 894
2 460
2 988
-
social contributions
1 005
2 206
744
-
health
206
452
152
-
total
4 105
5 118
3 884
-
Employer
26 579
26 579
26 579
-
social contributions
1 005
2 206
744
-
health
224
492
166
-
total
1 229
2 698
910
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
5 334
7 816
4 794
2 385
After tax
3 166
684
3 706
6 115
Living cost
8 003
8 003
8 003
8 003
Free-cash
-4 837
-7 319
-4 297
-1 888

Estimated living cost  is ₴8003 per week

₴4796
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴785
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴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.
₴2245
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
-₴5096
-₴8638
-₴7505
-₴10527
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
-
-
-
13 140
health
-
-
-
335
social contributions
-
-
-
2 050
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 385
Employee
26 579
26 579
26 579
-
income
2 791
2 460
2 988
-
social contributions
1 292
2 206
744
-
health
264
452
152
-
total
4 347
5 118
3 884
-
Employer
26 579
26 579
26 579
-
social contributions
1 292
2 206
744
-
health
288
492
166
-
total
1 580
2 698
910
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
5 927
7 816
4 794
2 385
After tax
2 573
684
3 706
6 115
Living cost
11 211
11 211
11 211
11 211
Free-cash
-8 638
-10 527
-7 505
-5 096

Estimated living cost  is ₴11211 per week

₴7664
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴876
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.
₴2483
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
-₴3844
-₴7232
-₴3669
-₴2131
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
-
-
-
8 500
health
-
-
-
1 148
social contributions
-
-
-
2 482
income
-
-
-
731
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
4 361
Employee
11 740
-
6 343
-
income
1 409
-
761
-
social contributions
763
-
412
-
health
1 585
-
856
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
3 757
-
2 029
-
Employer
11 740
-
6 343
-
social contributions
2 935
-
1 586
-
health
1 057
-
571
-
total
3 992
-
2 157
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
1 615
-
-
total
-
1 615
-
-
Dividends
-
6 885
-
-
withholding
-
1 033
-
-
total
-
1 033
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
7 749
2 648
4 186
4 361
After tax
751
5 852
4 314
4 139
Living cost
7 983
7 983
7 983
7 983
Free-cash
-7 232
-2 131
-3 669
-3 844

Estimated living cost  is ₴7983 per week

₴5545
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴568
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴157
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1713
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
-₴5698
-₴10885
-₴5523
-₴3985
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
-
-
-
8 500
health
-
-
-
1 148
social contributions
-
-
-
2 482
income
-
-
-
731
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
4 361
Employee
14 467
-
6 343
-
income
1 736
-
761
-
social contributions
940
-
412
-
health
1 953
-
856
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
4 629
-
2 029
-
Employer
14 467
-
6 343
-
social contributions
3 617
-
1 586
-
health
1 302
-
571
-
total
4 919
-
2 157
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
1 615
-
-
total
-
1 615
-
-
Dividends
-
6 885
-
-
withholding
-
1 033
-
-
total
-
1 033
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
9 548
2 648
4 186
4 361
After tax
-1 048
5 852
4 314
4 139
Living cost
9 837
9 837
9 837
9 837
Free-cash
-10 885
-3 985
-5 523
-5 698

Estimated living cost  is ₴9837 per week

₴7316
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴545
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.
₴1807
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
-₴10446
-₴67036
-₴67036
-₴67036
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
-
-
-
8 500
national
-
-
-
503
pensions
-
-
-
301
municipal
-
-
-
789
labour market
-
-
-
656
total
-
-
-
2 249
Employee
70 472
70 472
70 472
-
municipal
15 007
15 007
15 007
-
national
8 609
8 609
8 609
-
pensions
100
100
100
-
labour market
5 630
5 630
5 630
-
total
29 346
29 346
29 346
-
Employer
70 472
70 472
70 472
-
pensions
200
200
200
-
labour market
5 638
5 638
5 638
-
municipal
15 031
15 031
15 031
-
national
8 624
8 624
8 624
-
total
29 493
29 493
29 493
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
58 839
58 839
58 839
2 249
After tax
-50 339
-50 339
-50 339
6 251
Living cost
16 697
16 697
16 697
16 697
Free-cash
-67 036
-67 036
-67 036
-10 446

Estimated living cost  is ₴16697 per week

₴11427
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1477
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴257
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.
₴3535
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
-₴3006
-₴4621
-₴2664
-₴1549
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
-
-
-
8 500
health
-
-
-
1 105
pensions
-
-
-
1 700
income
-
-
-
352
total
-
-
-
3 157
Employee
9 806
-
6 353
-
unemployment
157
-
102
-
income
1 104
-
438
-
pensions
196
-
127
-
total
1 457
-
667
-
Employer
9 806
-
6 353
-
pensions
1 961
-
1 271
-
health
1 275
-
826
-
unemployment
79
-
51
-
total
3 315
-
2 148
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
1 700
-
-
total
-
1 700
-
-
Dividends
-
6 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
4 772
1 700
2 815
3 157
After tax
3 728
6 800
5 685
5 343
Living cost
8 349
8 349
8 349
8 349
Free-cash
-4 621
-1 549
-2 664
-3 006

Estimated living cost  is ₴8349 per week

₴5726
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴497
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴168
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴1957
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
-₴6301
-₴13117
-₴7892
-₴7389
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

-
-
-
8 500
national
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
-
municipal
-
-
-
1 530
total
-
-
-
1 530
Employee
18 186
-
7 151
-
unemployment
273
-
108
-
municipal
2 979
-
1 181
-
national
300
-
-
-
pensions
1 227
-
483
-
health
136
-
-
-
total
4 915
-
1 772
-
Employer
18 186
-
7 151
-
pensions
3 155
-
1 240
-
health
140
-
55
-
accident
18
-
7
-
unemployment
118
-
47
-
total
3 431
-
1 349
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
1 700
-
-
total
-
1 700
-
-
Dividends

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

-
5 100
-
-
municipal
-
918
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
918
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
8 346
2 618
3 121
1 530
After tax
154
5 882
5 379
6 970
Living cost
13 271
13 271
13 271
13 271
Free-cash
-13 117
-7 389
-7 892
-6 301

Estimated living cost  is ₴13271 per week

₴8668
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1276
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.
₴3115
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
-₴5509
-₴8830
-₴5094
-₴6370
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
-
-
-
8 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
2 756
social contributions
-
-
-
243
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
264
total
-
-
-
3 355
Employee
13 205
-
6 477
-
income
681
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
377
-
185
-
pensions
1 494
-
732
-
total
2 552
-
917
-
Employer
13 205
-
6 477
-
pensions
2 170
-
1 064
-
social contributions
39
-
20
-
other
456
-
224
-
health
924
-
453
-
unemployment
535
-
262
-
total
4 124
-
2 023
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
2 380
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
2 380
-
-
Dividends
-
6 120
-
-
withholding
-
783
-
-
social contributions
-
1 053
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 836
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
6 676
4 216
2 940
3 355
After tax
1 824
4 284
5 560
5 145
Living cost
10 654
10 654
10 654
10 654
Free-cash
-8 830
-6 370
-5 094
-5 509

Estimated living cost  is ₴10654 per week

₴6179
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1082
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.
₴3191
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
-₴6681
-₴10914
-₴6266
-₴7542
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
-
-
-
8 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
2 756
social contributions
-
-
-
243
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
264
total
-
-
-
3 355
Employee
14 794
-
6 477
-
income
873
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
422
-
185
-
pensions
1 673
-
732
-
total
2 968
-
917
-
Employer
14 794
-
6 477
-
pensions
2 430
-
1 064
-
social contributions
45
-
20
-
other
510
-
224
-
health
1 036
-
453
-
unemployment
599
-
262
-
total
4 620
-
2 023
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
2 380
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
2 380
-
-
Dividends
-
6 120
-
-
withholding
-
783
-
-
social contributions
-
1 053
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 836
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
7 588
4 216
2 940
3 355
After tax
912
4 284
5 560
5 145
Living cost
11 826
11 826
11 826
11 826
Free-cash
-10 914
-7 542
-6 266
-6 681

Estimated living cost  is ₴11826 per week

₴7457
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴962
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.
₴3207
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
-₴11550
-₴19911
-₴11135
-₴12411
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
-
-
-
8 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
92
pensions
-
-
-
2 756
social contributions
-
-
-
243
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
264
total
-
-
-
3 355
Employee
21 649
-
6 477
-
income
1 889
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
617
-
185
-
pensions
2 449
-
732
-
total
4 955
-
917
-
Employer
21 649
-
6 477
-
pensions
3 557
-
1 064
-
social contributions
65
-
20
-
other
747
-
224
-
health
1 515
-
453
-
unemployment
877
-
262
-
total
6 761
-
2 023
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
2 380
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
2 380
-
-
Dividends
-
6 120
-
-
withholding
-
783
-
-
social contributions
-
1 053
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
1 836
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
11 716
4 216
2 940
3 355
After tax
-3 216
4 284
5 560
5 145
Living cost
16 695
16 695
16 695
16 695
Free-cash
-19 911
-12 411
-11 135
-11 550

Estimated living cost  is ₴16695 per week

₴11299
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1366
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴229
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.
₴3801
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
₴6193
₴5437
₴4578
₴5853
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%.

-
-
-
8 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
85
total
-
-
-
85
Employee
2 778
-
8 500
-
income
555
-
1 700
-
total
555
-
1 700
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

5 722
8 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
5 722
8 500
-
-
withholding
286
425
-
-
total
286
425
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
841
425
1 700
85
After tax
7 659
8 075
6 800
8 415
Living cost
2 222
2 222
2 222
2 222
Free-cash
5 437
5 853
4 578
6 193

Estimated living cost  is ₴2222 per week

₴1377
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
₴4952
₴3962
₴3337
₴4612
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%.

-
-
-
8 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
85
total
-
-
-
85
Employee
4 328
-
8 500
-
income
866
-
1 700
-
total
866
-
1 700
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

4 172
8 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
4 172
8 500
-
-
withholding
209
425
-
-
total
209
425
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
1 075
425
1 700
85
After tax
7 425
8 075
6 800
8 415
Living cost
3 463
3 463
3 463
3 463
Free-cash
3 962
4 612
3 337
4 952

Estimated living cost  is ₴3463 per week

₴2343
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
-₴7225
-₴8698
-₴7225
-₴8884
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.

-
-
-
8 500
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.

-
-
-
1
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.

-
-
-
2 361
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.

-
-
-
18
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 380
Employee

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

17 199
-
8 500
-
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.

1 414
-
18
-
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
-
1
-
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.

2 361
-
2 361
-
total
3 853
-
2 380
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
trade
-
1 220
-
-
income
-
1 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
65
-
-
surtax

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

-
70
-
-
total
-
2 630
-
-
Dividends
-
5 870
-
-
withholding
-
1 336
-
-
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.

-
73
-
-
total
-
1 409
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
3 853
4 039
2 380
2 380
After tax
4 647
4 461
6 120
6 120
Living cost
13 345
13 345
13 345
13 345
Free-cash
-8 698
-8 884
-7 225
-7 225

Estimated living cost  is ₴13345 per week

₴9206
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1436
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴194
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.
₴2510
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
-₴4350
-₴4720
-₴4350
-₴6098
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.

-
-
-
8 500
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.

-
-
-
1
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.

-
-
-
2 361
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.

-
-
-
18
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 380
Employee

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

13 221
-
8 500
-
income

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

369
-
18
-
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
-
1
-
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.

2 361
-
2 361
-
total
2 750
-
2 380
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
trade
-
1 339
-
-
income
-
1 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
65
-
-
surtax

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

-
70
-
-
total
-
2 749
-
-
Dividends
-
5 751
-
-
withholding
-
1 307
-
-
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.

-
72
-
-
total
-
1 379
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
2 750
4 128
2 380
2 380
After tax
5 750
4 372
6 120
6 120
Living cost
10 470
10 470
10 470
10 470
Free-cash
-4 720
-6 098
-4 350
-4 350

Estimated living cost  is ₴10470 per week

₴6586
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1221
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.
₴2468
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
-₴7459
-₴9029
-₴7459
-₴9249
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.

-
-
-
8 500
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.

-
-
-
1
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.

-
-
-
2 361
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.

-
-
-
18
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 380
Employee

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

17 529
-
8 500
-
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.

1 506
-
18
-
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.

83
-
1
-
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.

2 361
-
2 361
-
total
3 950
-
2 380
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
trade
-
1 398
-
-
income
-
1 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
64
-
-
surtax

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

-
70
-
-
total
-
2 807
-
-
Dividends
-
5 692
-
-
withholding
-
1 292
-
-
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.

-
71
-
-
total
-
1 363
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
3 950
4 170
2 380
2 380
After tax
4 550
4 330
6 120
6 120
Living cost
13 579
13 579
13 579
13 579
Free-cash
-9 029
-9 249
-7 459
-7 459

Estimated living cost  is ₴13579 per week

₴9082
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.
₴203
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.
₴2863
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
-₴9715
-₴12273
-₴9715
-₴11549
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.

-
-
-
8 500
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.

-
-
-
1
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.

-
-
-
2 361
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.

-
-
-
18
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
2 380
Employee

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

20 773
-
8 500
-
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.

2 443
-
18
-
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
-
1
-
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.

2 361
-
2 361
-
total
4 938
-
2 380
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
trade
-
1 458
-
-
income
-
1 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
64
-
-
surtax

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

-
70
-
-
total
-
2 867
-
-
Dividends
-
5 633
-
-
withholding
-
1 277
-
-
surtax

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

-
70
-
-
total
-
1 347
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
4 938
4 214
2 380
2 380
After tax
3 562
4 286
6 120
6 120
Living cost
15 835
15 835
15 835
15 835
Free-cash
-12 273
-11 549
-9 715
-9 715

Estimated living cost  is ₴15835 per week

₴11565
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1267
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴206
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₴2798
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
-₴2869
-₴5590
-₴3054
-₴2417
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
-
-
-
8 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
603
pensions
-
-
-
1 700
income
-
-
-
1 223
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 605
Employee
11 640
-
7 022
-
unemployment
810
-
489
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 951
-
1 177
-
surtax
41
-
-
-
pensions
777
-
468
-
health
297
-
179
-
total
3 876
-
2 313
-
Employer
11 640
-
7 022
-
pensions
1 552
-
936
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
529
-
319
-
unemployment
369
-
222
-
total
2 450
-
1 477
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
2 210
-
-
total
-
2 210
-
-
Dividends
-
6 290
-
-
withholding
-
943
-
-
total
-
943
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
6 326
3 153
3 790
3 605
After tax
2 174
5 347
4 710
4 895
Living cost
7 764
7 764
7 764
7 764
Free-cash
-5 590
-2 417
-3 054
-2 869

Estimated living cost  is ₴7764 per week

₴4687
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴675
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.
₴2222
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
-₴2732
-₴5336
-₴2917
-₴2280
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
-
-
-
8 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
79
health
-
-
-
603
pensions
-
-
-
1 700
income
-
-
-
1 223
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
3 605
Employee
11 431
-
7 022
-
unemployment
796
-
489
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
1 916
-
1 177
-
surtax
37
-
-
-
pensions
762
-
468
-
health
292
-
179
-
total
3 803
-
2 313
-
Employer
11 431
-
7 022
-
pensions
1 524
-
936
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
520
-
319
-
unemployment
362
-
222
-
total
2 406
-
1 477
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
2 210
-
-
total
-
2 210
-
-
Dividends
-
6 290
-
-
withholding
-
943
-
-
total
-
943
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
6 209
3 153
3 790
3 605
After tax
2 291
5 347
4 710
4 895
Living cost
7 627
7 627
7 627
7 627
Free-cash
-5 336
-2 280
-2 917
-2 732

Estimated living cost  is ₴7627 per week

₴4664
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴704
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴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.
₴2084
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
-₴1007
-₴3395
-₴1969
-₴1998
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
-
-
-
8 500
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
595
pensions
-
-
-
850
income
-
-
-
1 039
total
-
-
-
2 611
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.

9 955
3 962
7 113
-
unemployment
149
59
107
-
income
1 217
484
870
-
pensions
995
396
711
-
health
697
277
498
-
total
3 058
1 216
2 186
-
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.

9 955
3 962
7 113
-
pensions
1 941
773
1 387
-
total
1 941
773
1 387
-
Corporate
-
3 766
-
-
income
-
339
-
-
total
-
339
-
-
Dividends
-
3 427
-
-
withholding
-
651
-
-
social contributions
-
623
-
-
total
-
1 274
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
4 999
3 602
3 573
2 611
After tax
3 501
4 898
4 927
5 889
Living cost
6 896
6 896
6 896
6 896
Free-cash
-3 395
-1 998
-1 969
-1 007

Estimated living cost  is ₴6896 per week

₴4706
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴564
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴138
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.
₴1488
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
-₴10809
-₴19770
-₴10743
-₴11415
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
-
-
-
8 500
national
-
-
-
899
pensions
-
-
-
1 020
social contributions
-
-
-
91
municipal
-
-
-
580
total
-
-
-
2 590
Employee
25 918
-
7 348
-
municipal
3 201
-
613
-
national
4 961
-
950
-
pensions
1 037
-
294
-
total
9 199
-
1 857
-
Employer
25 918
-
7 348
-
pensions
2 073
-
588
-
social contributions
279
-
79
-
total
2 352
-
667
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
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%.

-
1 700
-
-
total
-
1 700
-
-
Dividends
-
6 800
-
-
withholding
-
1 496
-
-
total
-
1 496
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
11 551
3 196
2 524
2 590
After tax
-3 051
5 304
5 976
5 910
Living cost
16 719
16 719
16 719
16 719
Free-cash
-19 770
-11 415
-10 743
-10 809

Estimated living cost  is ₴16719 per week

₴11364
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1554
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.
₴3551
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
-₴12017
-₴18538
-₴12017
-₴13741
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
-
-
-
8 500
social contributions
-
-
-
209
income
-
-
-
618
total
-
-
-
827
Employee
27 038
-
8 500
-
social contributions
2 246
-
209
-
income
5 102
-
618
-
total
7 348
-
827
-
Employer
27 038
-
8 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
income
-
1 063
-
-
total
-
1 063
-
-
Dividends
-
7 437
-
-
withholding
-
1 488
-
-
total
-
1 488
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
7 348
2 551
827
827
After tax
1 152
5 949
7 673
7 673
Living cost
19 690
19 690
19 690
19 690
Free-cash
-18 538
-13 741
-12 017
-12 017

Estimated living cost  is ₴19690 per week

₴14980
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴1604
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.
₴2918
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
-₴10221
-₴22220
-₴10846
-₴10049
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
-
-
-
8 500
national
-
-
-
1 339
regional
-
-
-
71
social contributions
-
-
-
2 679
municipal
-
-
-
47
total
-
-
-
4 136
Employee
30 720
-
8 500
-
municipal
163
-
40
-
national
5 323
-
1 147
-
social contributions
10 359
-
3 512
-
regional
290
-
62
-
total
16 135
-
4 761
-
Employer
30 720
-
8 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
nationa
-
2 040
-
-
municipal
-
331
-
-
total
-
2 371
-
-
Dividends
-
6 129
-
-
withholding
-
1 593
-
-
total
-
1 593
-
-
Income
8 500
8 500
8 500
8 500
Total tax
16 135
3 964
4 761
4 136
After tax
-7 635
4 536
3 739
4 364
Living cost
14 585
14 585
14 585
14 585
Free-cash
-22 220
-10 049
-10 846
-10 221

Estimated living cost  is ₴14585 per week

₴10167
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴956
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴224
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.
₴3238
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
-₴4994
-₴10675
-₴5611
-₴4843
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
-
-
-
8 500
national
-
-
-
1 339
regional
-
-
-
118
social contributions
-
-
-
2 679
municipal
-
-
-
47
total
-
-
-
4 183
Employee
19 174
-
8 500
-
municipal
102
-
40
-
national
3 038
-
1 147
-
social contributions
6 466
-
3 512
-
regional
258
-
101
-
total
9 864
-
4 800
-
Employer
19 174
-
8 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
8 500
-
-
nationa
-
2 040
-
-
municipal
-
422
-
-
total
-
2 462
-
-
Dividends
-
6 038
-