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
₽ 100500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽65510
₽53321
₽50649
₽62723
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
22 110
income
-
-
-
2 801
total
-
-
-
24 911
Employee
26 673
-
87 012
-
social contributions
1 733
-
5 655
-
income
-
-
3 097
-
total
1 733
-
8 752
-
Employer
26 673
-
87 012
-
social contributions
4 135
-
13 487
-
total
4 135
-
13 487
-
Corporate
69 692
100 500
-
-
income
6 969
10 050
-
-
total
6 969
10 050
-
-
Dividends
62 724
90 450
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
12 837
10 050
22 239
24 911
After tax
87 663
90 450
78 261
75 589
Living cost
24 940
24 940
24 940
24 940
Free-cash
62 723
65 510
53 321
50 649

Estimated living cost  is ₽24940 per week

₽16126
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1880
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽469
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.
₽6465
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
₽29663
₽1792
₽23687
₽29252
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
-
-
-
100 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
401
unemployment
-
-
-
5 089
health
-
-
-
7 414
pensions
-
-
-
17 931
income
-
-
-
19 509
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
50 344
Employee
36 267
33 064
78 040
-
health
1 403
1 280
3 020
-
pensions
3 714
3 385
7 992
-
other
362
331
781
-
unemployment
1 088
992
2 341
-
income
3 231
2 439
16 922
-
total
9 798
8 427
31 056
-
Employer
36 267
33 064
78 040
-
pensions
4 552
4 150
9 795
-
accident
471
430
1 014
-
unemployment
1 088
992
2 341
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 088
992
2 341
-
chamber of commerce
145
132
312
-
health
1 371
1 250
2 951
-
other
1 722
1 570
3 706
-
total
10 437
9 516
22 460
-
Corporate
53 796
57 920
74 891
-
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.

13 449
14 480
18 723
-
total
13 449
14 480
18 723
-
Dividends
40 347
43 440
-
-
withholding
11 095
11 945
-
-
total
11 095
11 945
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
44 779
44 368
72 239
50 344
After tax
55 721
56 132
28 261
50 156
Living cost
26 469
26 469
26 469
26 469
Free-cash
29 252
29 663
1 792
23 687

Estimated living cost  is ₽26469 per week

₽15878
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2703
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽472
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.
₽7416
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
₽26808
-₽1000
₽20758
₽25525
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
-
-
-
100 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
401
unemployment
-
-
-
5 089
health
-
-
-
7 414
pensions
-
-
-
17 931
income
-
-
-
19 509
surtax
-
-
-
164
total
-
-
-
50 508
Employee
41 463
33 064
77 911
-
health
1 604
1 280
3 015
-
pensions
4 246
3 385
7 978
-
other
414
331
779
-
unemployment
1 244
992
2 338
-
income
4 720
2 439
16 877
-
total
12 228
8 427
30 987
-
Employer
41 463
33 064
77 911
-
pensions
5 204
4 150
9 777
-
accident
538
430
1 012
-
unemployment
1 244
992
2 338
-
surtax
164
164
164
-
payroll
1 244
992
2 338
-
chamber of commerce
165
132
312
-
health
1 567
1 250
2 946
-
other
1 970
1 570
3 702
-
total
12 096
9 680
22 589
-
Corporate
46 942
57 757
74 762
-
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.

11 736
14 439
18 690
-
total
11 736
14 439
18 690
-
Dividends
35 206
43 317
-
-
withholding
9 681
11 912
-
-
total
9 681
11 912
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
45 741
44 458
72 266
50 508
After tax
54 759
56 042
28 234
49 992
Living cost
29 234
29 234
29 234
29 234
Free-cash
25 525
26 808
-1 000
20 758

Estimated living cost  is ₽29234 per week

₽19498
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2494
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽480
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.
₽6762
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
₽26051
₽7680
₽15063
₽13607
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
16 052
communal

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

-
-
-
5 067
national
-
-
-
34 067
total
-
-
-
55 186
Employee

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

59 347
-
77 842
-
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.

2 788
-
3 659
-
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.

4 451
-
5 838
-
communal

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

3 095
-
4 061
-
national
18 246
-
25 676
-
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.

516
-
677
-
total
29 096
-
39 911
-
Employer

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

59 347
-
77 842
-
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.

771
-
1 011
-
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.

866
-
1 137
-
surtax
6 729
-
8 826
-
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.

3 650
-
4 788
-
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.

5 259
-
6 896
-
total
17 275
-
22 658
-
Corporate
23 878
100 500
-
-
surtax
96
401
-
-
income
4 775
20 100
-
-
total
4 871
20 501
-
-
Dividends
19 007
79 999
-
-
withholding

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

5 400
23 697
-
-
total
5 400
23 697
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
56 642
44 198
62 569
55 186
After tax
43 858
56 302
37 931
45 314
Living cost
30 251
30 251
30 251
30 251
Free-cash
13 607
26 051
7 680
15 063

Estimated living cost  is ₽30251 per week

₽19485
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2645
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽474
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.
₽7647
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
₽71665
₽66878
₽63429
₽66611
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
-
-
-
100 500
unemployment
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 331
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 286
income
-
-
-
15 075
total
-
-
-
22 808
Employee
18 887
-
94 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

208
-
319
-
health
869
-
1 332
-
pensions

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

1 658
-
2 543
-
income
1 889
-
9 482
-
total
4 624
-
13 676
-
Employer
18 887
-
94 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

208
-
319
-
unemployment
113
-
174
-
health
1 303
-
1 998
-
pensions

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

2 081
-
3 192
-
total
3 705
-
5 683
-
Corporate
77 907
100 500
-
-
income
7 791
10 050
-
-
total
7 791
10 050
-
-
Dividends
70 116
90 450
-
-
withholding
3 506
4 522
-
-
total
3 506
4 522
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
19 626
14 572
19 359
22 808
After tax
80 874
85 928
81 141
77 692
Living cost
14 263
14 263
14 263
14 263
Free-cash
66 611
71 665
66 878
63 429

Estimated living cost  is ₽14263 per week

₽9434
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽817
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽340
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.
₽3673
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
₽75057
₽70270
₽66821
₽71206
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
-
-
-
100 500
unemployment
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 331
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 286
income
-
-
-
15 075
total
-
-
-
22 808
Employee
14 395
-
94 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
319
-
health
662
-
1 332
-
pensions

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

1 264
-
2 543
-
income
1 439
-
9 482
-
total
3 523
-
13 676
-
Employer
14 395
-
94 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
319
-
unemployment
86
-
174
-
health
994
-
1 998
-
pensions

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

1 587
-
3 192
-
total
2 825
-
5 683
-
Corporate
83 280
100 500
-
-
income
8 328
10 050
-
-
total
8 328
10 050
-
-
Dividends
74 952
90 450
-
-
withholding
3 747
4 522
-
-
total
3 747
4 522
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
18 423
14 572
19 359
22 808
After tax
82 077
85 928
81 141
77 692
Living cost
10 871
10 871
10 871
10 871
Free-cash
71 206
75 057
70 270
66 821

Estimated living cost  is ₽10871 per week

₽6347
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽776
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽288
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.
₽3460
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
₽54253
₽50183
₽51271
₽49739
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
13 424
health
-
-
-
2 563
income
-
-
-
14 033
total
-
-
-
30 020
Employee
63 798
63 798
91 663
-
health
494
1 085
1 559
-
social contributions
2 412
5 295
7 142
-
income
6 947
5 906
13 569
-
total
9 853
12 286
22 270
-
Employer
63 798
63 798
91 663
-
social contributions
2 412
5 295
7 142
-
health
537
1 181
1 696
-
total
2 949
6 476
8 838
-
Corporate
68 489
30 227
-
-
income
8 562
3 779
-
-
total
8 562
3 779
-
-
Dividends
59 927
26 448
-
-
withholding
10 188
4 497
-
-
total
10 188
4 497
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
31 552
27 038
31 108
30 020
After tax
68 948
73 462
69 392
70 480
Living cost
19 209
19 209
19 209
19 209
Free-cash
49 739
54 253
50 183
51 271

Estimated living cost  is ₽19209 per week

₽11512
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1885
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽425
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.
₽5388
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
₽46552
₽42482
₽43570
₽43114
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
13 424
health
-
-
-
2 563
income
-
-
-
14 033
total
-
-
-
30 020
Employee
63 798
63 798
91 663
-
health
635
1 085
1 559
-
social contributions
3 100
5 295
7 142
-
income
6 699
5 906
13 569
-
total
10 434
12 286
22 270
-
Employer
63 798
63 798
91 663
-
social contributions
3 100
5 295
7 142
-
health
691
1 181
1 696
-
total
3 791
6 476
8 838
-
Corporate
59 364
30 227
-
-
income
7 420
3 779
-
-
total
7 420
3 779
-
-
Dividends
51 944
26 448
-
-
withholding
8 831
4 497
-
-
total
8 831
4 497
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
30 476
27 038
31 108
30 020
After tax
70 024
73 462
69 392
70 480
Living cost
26 910
26 910
26 910
26 910
Free-cash
43 114
46 552
42 482
43 570

Estimated living cost  is ₽26910 per week

₽18396
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2102
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽452
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.
₽5961
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
₽49671
₽31477
₽30490
₽42707
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
28 093
health
-
-
-
13 568
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
8 826
total
-
-
-
50 487
Employee
28 710
-
75 000
-
health
3 876
-
10 125
-
social contributions
1 866
-
4 875
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
3 445
-
9 000
-
total
9 187
-
24 000
-
Employer
28 710
-
75 000
-
social contributions
7 178
-
18 750
-
health
2 584
-
6 750
-
total
9 762
-
25 500
-
Corporate
62 028
100 500
-
-
income
11 785
19 095
-
-
total
11 785
19 095
-
-
Dividends
50 243
81 405
-
-
withholding
7 536
12 211
-
-
total
7 536
12 211
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
38 270
31 306
49 500
50 487
After tax
62 230
69 194
51 000
50 013
Living cost
19 523
19 523
19 523
19 523
Free-cash
42 707
49 671
31 477
30 490

Estimated living cost  is ₽19523 per week

₽13561
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1389
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽384
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.
₽4189
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
₽45137
₽26943
₽25956
₽36554
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
28 093
health
-
-
-
13 568
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
8 826
total
-
-
-
50 487
Employee
35 378
-
75 000
-
health
4 776
-
10 125
-
social contributions
2 300
-
4 875
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
4 245
-
9 000
-
total
11 321
-
24 000
-
Employer
35 378
-
75 000
-
social contributions
8 845
-
18 750
-
health
3 184
-
6 750
-
total
12 029
-
25 500
-
Corporate
53 093
100 500
-
-
income
10 088
19 095
-
-
total
10 088
19 095
-
-
Dividends
43 005
81 405
-
-
withholding
6 451
12 211
-
-
total
6 451
12 211
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
39 889
31 306
49 500
50 487
After tax
60 611
69 194
51 000
50 013
Living cost
24 057
24 057
24 057
24 057
Free-cash
36 554
45 137
26 943
25 956

Estimated living cost  is ₽24057 per week

₽17891
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1333
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽416
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.
₽4418
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
-₽80754
-₽80754
₽21241
-₽80754
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
-
-
-
100 500
labour market
-
-
-
7 982
municipal
-
-
-
19 568
pensions
-
-
-
721
national
-
-
-
10 923
total
-
-
-
39 194
Employee
169 104
169 104
169 104
-
municipal
36 010
36 010
36 010
-
pensions
240
240
240
-
national
20 659
20 659
20 659
-
labour market
13 509
13 509
13 509
-
total
70 418
70 418
70 418
-
Employer
169 104
169 104
169 104
-
labour market
13 528
13 528
13 528
-
national
20 695
20 695
20 695
-
municipal
36 067
36 067
36 067
-
pensions
481
481
481
-
total
70 771
70 771
70 771
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
141 189
141 189
141 189
39 194
After tax
-40 689
-40 689
-40 689
61 306
Living cost
40 065
40 065
40 065
40 065
Free-cash
-80 754
-80 754
-80 754
21 241

Estimated living cost  is ₽40065 per week

₽27421
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3544
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽616
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.
₽8484
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
₽60360
₽37887
₽33827
₽55205
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
-
-
-
100 500
health
-
-
-
13 065
pensions
-
-
-
20 100
income
-
-
-
13 468
total
-
-
-
46 633
Employee
23 536
-
75 112
-
pensions
471
-
1 502
-
unemployment
376
-
1 201
-
income
2 650
-
14 482
-
total
3 497
-
17 185
-
Employer
23 536
-
75 112
-
pensions
4 708
-
15 022
-
unemployment
189
-
601
-
health
3 059
-
9 765
-
total
7 956
-
25 388
-
Corporate
69 008
100 500
-
-
income
13 802
20 100
-
-
total
13 802
20 100
-
-
Dividends
55 206
80 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
25 255
20 100
42 573
46 633
After tax
75 245
80 400
57 927
53 867
Living cost
20 040
20 040
20 040
20 040
Free-cash
55 205
60 360
37 887
33 827

Estimated living cost  is ₽20040 per week

₽13745
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1193
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽403
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.
₽4698
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
₽33629
₽23770
₽37551
₽33553
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

-
-
-
100 500
health
-
-
-
1 201
municipal
-
-
-
17 873
national
-
-
-
12 022
total
-
-
-
31 096
Employee
43 651
-
84 546
-
health
326
-
956
-
municipal
7 150
-
13 791
-
pensions
2 946
-
5 707
-
national
721
-
7 203
-
unemployment
655
-
1 267
-
total
11 798
-
28 924
-
Employer
43 651
-
84 546
-
accident
44
-
85
-
unemployment
283
-
549
-
health
335
-
650
-
pensions
7 573
-
14 669
-
total
8 235
-
15 953
-
Corporate
48 613
100 500
-
-
income
9 722
20 100
-
-
total
9 722
20 100
-
-
Dividends

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

29 168
60 300
-
-
municipal
5 251
10 854
-
-
national
88
4 064
-
-
total
5 339
14 918
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
35 094
35 018
44 877
31 096
After tax
65 406
65 482
55 623
69 404
Living cost
31 853
31 853
31 853
31 853
Free-cash
33 553
33 629
23 770
37 551

Estimated living cost  is ₽31853 per week

₽20806
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3064
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽507
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.
₽7477
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
₽25078
₽34733
₽31800
₽29690
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 864
health
-
-
-
2 826
pensions
-
-
-
22 271
other
-
-
-
3 116
income
-
-
-
12 050
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
43 127
Employee
31 696
-
80 345
-
income
1 634
-
13 264
-
social contributions
904
-
2 289
-
pensions
3 585
-
4 487
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
6 123
-
20 040
-
Employer
31 696
-
80 345
-
pensions
5 208
-
7 753
-
social contributions
94
-
241
-
unemployment
1 283
-
3 254
-
health
2 218
-
6 133
-
other
1 094
-
2 773
-
total
9 897
-
20 154
-
Corporate
58 905
100 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
16 494
28 140
-
-
total
16 494
28 140
-
-
Dividends
42 411
72 360
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
5 429
9 263
-
-
social contributions
7 294
12 446
-
-
total
12 723
21 709
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
45 237
49 849
40 194
43 127
After tax
55 263
50 651
60 306
57 373
Living cost
25 573
25 573
25 573
25 573
Free-cash
29 690
25 078
34 733
31 800

Estimated living cost  is ₽25573 per week

₽14831
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2598
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽485
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.
₽7660
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
₽22265
₽31920
₽28987
₽27167
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 864
health
-
-
-
2 826
pensions
-
-
-
22 271
other
-
-
-
3 116
income
-
-
-
12 050
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
43 127
Employee
35 509
-
80 345
-
income
2 096
-
13 264
-
social contributions
1 012
-
2 289
-
pensions
4 015
-
4 487
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 123
-
20 040
-
Employer
35 509
-
80 345
-
pensions
5 833
-
7 753
-
social contributions
107
-
241
-
unemployment
1 437
-
3 254
-
health
2 486
-
6 133
-
other
1 225
-
2 773
-
total
11 088
-
20 154
-
Corporate
53 902
100 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
15 093
28 140
-
-
total
15 093
28 140
-
-
Dividends
38 810
72 360
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
4 967
9 263
-
-
social contributions
6 676
12 446
-
-
total
11 643
21 709
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
44 947
49 849
40 194
43 127
After tax
55 553
50 651
60 306
57 373
Living cost
28 386
28 386
28 386
28 386
Free-cash
27 167
22 265
31 920
28 987

Estimated living cost  is ₽28386 per week

₽17898
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2308
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽483
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.
₽7698
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
₽10579
₽20234
₽17301
₽16285
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
2 864
health
-
-
-
2 826
pensions
-
-
-
22 271
other
-
-
-
3 116
income
-
-
-
12 050
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
43 127
Employee
51 964
-
80 345
-
income
4 534
-
13 264
-
social contributions
1 480
-
2 289
-
pensions
5 877
-
4 487
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
11 891
-
20 040
-
Employer
51 964
-
80 345
-
pensions
8 538
-
7 753
-
social contributions
156
-
241
-
unemployment
2 105
-
3 254
-
health
3 637
-
6 133
-
other
1 793
-
2 773
-
total
16 229
-
20 154
-
Corporate
32 307
100 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
9 045
28 140
-
-
total
9 045
28 140
-
-
Dividends
23 261
72 360
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
2 977
9 263
-
-
social contributions
4 001
12 446
-
-
total
6 978
21 709
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
44 143
49 849
40 194
43 127
After tax
56 357
50 651
60 306
57 373
Living cost
40 072
40 072
40 072
40 072
Free-cash
16 285
10 579
20 234
17 301

Estimated living cost  is ₽40072 per week

₽27120
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3278
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽549
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.
₽9124
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
₽89618
₽74543
₽93638
₽88520
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%.

-
-
-
100 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 005
total
-
-
-
1 005
Employee
7 321
-
100 500
-
income
1 464
-
20 100
-
total
1 464
-
20 100
-
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%.

93 179
100 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
93 179
100 500
-
-
withholding
4 659
5 025
-
-
total
4 659
5 025
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
6 123
5 025
20 100
1 005
After tax
94 377
95 475
80 400
99 495
Living cost
5 857
5 857
5 857
5 857
Free-cash
88 520
89 618
74 543
93 638

Estimated living cost  is ₽5857 per week

₽3630
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽487
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽161
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.
₽1579
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
₽86348
₽71273
₽90368
₽84637
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%.

-
-
-
100 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 005
total
-
-
-
1 005
Employee
11 409
-
100 500
-
income
2 282
-
20 100
-
total
2 282
-
20 100
-
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%.

89 091
100 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
89 091
100 500
-
-
withholding
4 454
5 025
-
-
total
4 454
5 025
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
6 736
5 025
20 100
1 005
After tax
93 764
95 475
80 400
99 495
Living cost
9 127
9 127
9 127
9 127
Free-cash
84 637
86 348
71 273
90 368

Estimated living cost  is ₽9127 per week

₽6176
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽383
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽306
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.
₽2261
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
₽19765
₽35367
₽26481
₽30621
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.

-
-
-
100 500
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.

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
8 886
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.

-
-
-
26 004
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.

-
-
-
1 430
total
-
-
-
41 988
Employee

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

41 281
-
100 500
-
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.

5 668
-
5 668
-
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.

187
-
1 430
-
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.

3 395
-
26 004
-
total
9 250
-
33 102
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
59 219
100 500
-
-
trade
8 497
14 422
-
-
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.

488
830
-
-
chamber of commerce
213
274
-
-
income
8 883
15 075
-
-
total
18 081
30 601
-
-
Dividends
41 138
69 899
-
-
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.

548
943
-
-
withholding
9 969
17 160
-
-
total
10 517
18 103
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
37 848
48 704
33 102
41 988
After tax
62 652
51 796
67 398
58 512
Living cost
32 031
32 031
32 031
32 031
Free-cash
30 621
19 765
35 367
26 481

Estimated living cost  is ₽32031 per week

₽22096
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3446
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽464
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.
₽6024
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
₽25633
₽42268
₽32514
₽34810
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.

-
-
-
100 500
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.

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
9 754
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.

-
-
-
26 004
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.

-
-
-
1 430
total
-
-
-
42 856
Employee

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

31 733
-
100 500
-
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.

5 668
-
5 668
-
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.

49
-
1 430
-
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.

886
-
26 004
-
total
6 603
-
33 102
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
68 767
100 500
-
-
trade
10 831
15 828
-
-
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.

567
830
-
-
chamber of commerce
225
271
-
-
income
10 314
15 075
-
-
total
21 937
32 004
-
-
Dividends
46 830
68 496
-
-
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.

627
924
-
-
withholding
11 393
16 809
-
-
total
12 020
17 733
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
40 560
49 737
33 102
42 856
After tax
59 940
50 763
67 398
57 644
Living cost
25 130
25 130
25 130
25 130
Free-cash
34 810
25 633
42 268
32 514

Estimated living cost  is ₽25130 per week

₽15808
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2930
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽469
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.
₽5923
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
₽17653
₽34805
₽24618
₽29313
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.

-
-
-
100 500
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.

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
10 187
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.

-
-
-
26 004
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.

-
-
-
1 430
total
-
-
-
43 289
Employee

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

42 074
-
100 500
-
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.

5 668
-
5 668
-
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.

198
-
1 430
-
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.

3 615
-
26 004
-
total
9 481
-
33 102
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
58 426
100 500
-
-
trade
9 610
16 532
-
-
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.

482
830
-
-
chamber of commerce
209
269
-
-
income
8 763
15 075
-
-
total
19 064
32 706
-
-
Dividends
39 361
67 794
-
-
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.

524
915
-
-
withholding
9 525
16 633
-
-
total
10 049
17 548
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
38 594
50 254
33 102
43 289
After tax
61 906
50 246
67 398
57 211
Living cost
32 593
32 593
32 593
32 593
Free-cash
29 313
17 653
34 805
24 618

Estimated living cost  is ₽32593 per week

₽21798
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3437
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽487
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.
₽6871
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
₽11720
₽29390
₽18770
₽25176
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.

-
-
-
100 500
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.

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
10 620
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.

-
-
-
26 004
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.

-
-
-
1 430
total
-
-
-
43 722
Employee

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

49 862
-
100 500
-
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.

5 668
-
5 668
-
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.

323
-
1 430
-
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.

5 863
-
26 004
-
total
11 854
-
33 102
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
50 638
100 500
-
-
trade
8 685
17 236
-
-
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.

417
830
-
-
chamber of commerce
197
268
-
-
income
7 595
15 075
-
-
total
16 894
33 409
-
-
Dividends
33 744
67 092
-
-
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.

447
905
-
-
withholding
8 121
16 458
-
-
total
8 568
17 363
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
37 316
50 772
33 102
43 722
After tax
63 184
49 728
67 398
56 778
Living cost
38 008
38 008
38 008
38 008
Free-cash
25 176
11 720
29 390
18 770

Estimated living cost  is ₽38008 per week

₽27759
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3040
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽494
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.
₽6715
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
₽44580
₽28707
₽30363
₽41941
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
-
-
-
100 500
unemployment
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
7 135
pensions
-
-
-
20 100
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
21 233
surtax
-
-
-
2 845
total
-
-
-
51 502
Employee
27 940
-
83 024
-
health
713
-
2 118
-
pensions
1 864
-
5 537
-
surtax
99
-
2 584
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 944
-
5 778
-
income
4 684
-
19 665
-
total
9 304
-
35 682
-
Employer
27 940
-
83 024
-
pensions
3 725
-
11 067
-
unemployment
886
-
2 632
-
health
1 271
-
3 777
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 882
-
17 476
-
Corporate
66 677
100 500
-
-
income
17 336
26 130
-
-
total
17 336
26 130
-
-
Dividends
49 341
74 370
-
-
withholding
7 402
11 155
-
-
total
7 402
11 155
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
39 924
37 285
53 158
51 502
After tax
60 576
63 215
47 342
48 998
Living cost
18 635
18 635
18 635
18 635
Free-cash
41 941
44 580
28 707
30 363

Estimated living cost  is ₽18635 per week

₽11251
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1620
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽433
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.
₽5333
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
₽44907
₽29034
₽30690
₽42323
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
-
-
-
100 500
unemployment
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
7 135
pensions
-
-
-
20 100
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
21 233
surtax
-
-
-
2 845
total
-
-
-
51 502
Employee
27 437
-
83 024
-
health
701
-
2 118
-
pensions
1 830
-
5 537
-
surtax
90
-
2 584
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 910
-
5 778
-
income
4 599
-
19 665
-
total
9 130
-
35 682
-
Employer
27 437
-
83 024
-
pensions
3 657
-
11 067
-
unemployment
869
-
2 632
-
health
1 249
-
3 777
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 775
-
17 476
-
Corporate
67 288
100 500
-
-
income
17 495
26 130
-
-
total
17 495
26 130
-
-
Dividends
49 793
74 370
-
-
withholding
7 469
11 155
-
-
total
7 469
11 155
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
39 869
37 285
53 158
51 502
After tax
60 631
63 215
47 342
48 998
Living cost
18 308
18 308
18 308
18 308
Free-cash
42 323
44 907
29 034
30 690

Estimated living cost  is ₽18308 per week

₽11194
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1689
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽422
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.
₽5002
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
₽40303
₽41987
₽53348
₽40641
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
-
-
-
100 500
unemployment
-
-
-
1 508
health
-
-
-
7 035
pensions
-
-
-
10 050
income
-
-
-
12 286
total
-
-
-
30 879
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.

23 491
9 349
84 100
-
health
1 644
654
5 887
-
pensions
2 349
935
8 410
-
unemployment
352
140
1 262
-
income
2 872
1 143
10 281
-
total
7 217
2 872
25 840
-
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.

23 491
9 349
84 100
-
pensions
4 581
1 823
16 400
-
total
4 581
1 823
16 400
-
Corporate
72 429
89 328
-
-
income
6 519
8 040
-
-
total
6 519
8 040
-
-
Dividends
65 910
81 288
-
-
withholding
12 523
15 445
-
-
social contributions
12 746
15 744
-
-
total
25 269
31 189
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
43 586
43 924
42 240
30 879
After tax
56 914
56 576
58 260
69 621
Living cost
16 273
16 273
16 273
16 273
Free-cash
40 641
40 303
41 987
53 348

Estimated living cost  is ₽16273 per week

₽11105
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1331
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽325
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.
₽3512
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
₽20829
₽19008
₽18220
₽20132
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 080
municipal
-
-
-
10 691
pensions
-
-
-
12 060
national
-
-
-
16 566
total
-
-
-
40 397
Employee
64 927
-
86 881
-
municipal
8 020
-
11 080
-
pensions
2 597
-
3 475
-
national
12 427
-
17 169
-
total
23 044
-
31 724
-
Employer
64 927
-
86 881
-
social contributions
698
-
934
-
pensions
5 194
-
6 951
-
total
5 892
-
7 885
-
Corporate
25 396
100 500
-
-
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%.

5 079
20 100
-
-
total
5 079
20 100
-
-
Dividends
20 317
80 400
-
-
withholding
4 470
17 688
-
-
total
4 470
17 688
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
38 485
37 788
39 609
40 397
After tax
62 015
62 712
60 891
60 103
Living cost
41 883
41 883
41 883
41 883
Free-cash
20 132
20 829
19 008
18 220

Estimated living cost  is ₽41883 per week

₽28468
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3893
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽627
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.
₽8895
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
₽23087
₽17445
₽17445
₽24921
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
-
-
-
100 500
social contributions
-
-
-
9 306
income
-
-
-
26 487
total
-
-
-
35 793
Employee
64 899
-
100 500
-
social contributions
5 392
-
9 306
-
income
12 246
-
26 487
-
total
17 638
-
35 793
-
Employer
64 899
-
100 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
35 601
100 500
-
-
income
4 449
12 563
-
-
total
4 449
12 563
-
-
Dividends
31 152
87 937
-
-
withholding
6 230
17 588
-
-
total
6 230
17 588
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
28 317
30 151
35 793
35 793
After tax
72 183
70 349
64 707
64 707
Living cost
47 262
47 262
47 262
47 262
Free-cash
24 921
23 087
17 445
17 445

Estimated living cost  is ₽47262 per week

₽35956
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3851
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽452
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.
₽7003
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
₽18611
₽10550
₽15331
₽14278
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
-
-
-
100 500
regional
-
-
-
1 140
social contributions
-
-
-
25 848
municipal
-
-
-
597
national
-
-
-
22 575
total
-
-
-
50 160
Employee
73 736
-
100 500
-
regional
696
-
1 001
-
municipal
390
-
532
-
social contributions
24 864
-
33 889
-
national
12 777
-
19 519
-
total
38 727
-
54 941
-
Employer
73 736
-
100 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
26 764
100 500
-
-
nationa
6 424
24 121
-
-
municipal
1 044
3 919
-
-
total
7 468
28 040
-
-
Dividends
19 296
72 461
-
-
withholding
5 018
18 840
-
-
total
5 018
18 840
-
-
Income
100 500
100 500
100 500
100 500
Total tax
51 213
46 880
54 941
50 160
After tax
49 287
53 620
45 559
50 340
Living cost
35 009
35 009
35 009
35 009
Free-cash
14 278
18 611
10 550
15 331

Estimated living cost  is ₽35009 per week

₽24404
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2296
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽537
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.
₽7772
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
₽30475
₽22858
₽27615
₽28633
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
-
-
-
100 500
regional
-
-
-
1 515
social contributions
-
-
-
25 848
municipal
-
-
-
597
national
-
-
-
22 575
total
-
-
-
50 535
Employee
46 023
-
100 500
-
regional
620
-
1 352
-
municipal
244
-
532
-
social contributions
15 519
-
33 889
-
national
7 291
-
19 519
-
total
23 674
-
55 292
-
Employer
46 023
-
100 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
54 477
100 500
-
-
nationa
13 074
24 121