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
₽ 135500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽72927
₽91029
₽76528
₽94139
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
-
-
-
135 500
social contributions
-
-
-
29 810
income
-
-
-
4 951
total
-
-
-
34 761
Employee
29 745
-
117 317
-
social contributions
1 933
-
7 627
-
income
-
-
5 350
-
total
1 933
-
12 977
-
Employer
29 745
-
117 317
-
social contributions
4 611
-
18 183
-
total
4 611
-
18 183
-
Corporate
101 144
135 500
-
-
income
10 115
13 549
-
-
total
10 115
13 549
-
-
Dividends
91 029
121 951
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
16 659
13 549
31 160
34 761
After tax
118 841
121 951
104 340
100 739
Living cost
27 812
27 812
27 812
27 812
Free-cash
91 029
94 139
76 528
72 927

Estimated living cost  is ₽27812 per week

₽17983
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2096
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽523
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.
₽7209
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
₽39905
₽45359
₽6092
₽45818
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
-
-
-
135 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 675
health
-
-
-
8 268
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
543
pensions
-
-
-
19 997
income
-
-
-
31 594
total
-
-
-
66 077
Employee
40 444
36 871
105 218
-
unemployment
1 213
1 106
3 157
-
other
404
369
1 052
-
income
3 603
2 720
25 127
-
pensions
4 142
3 775
10 773
-
health
1 564
1 427
4 072
-
total
10 926
9 397
44 181
-
Employer
40 444
36 871
105 218
-
pensions
5 076
4 628
13 205
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 213
1 106
3 157
-
other
1 921
1 751
4 997
-
health
1 529
1 394
3 977
-
accident
525
479
1 368
-
unemployment
1 213
1 106
3 157
-
chamber of commerce
162
147
421
-
total
11 639
10 611
30 282
-
Corporate
83 417
88 017
101 706
-
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.

20 853
22 003
25 427
-
total
20 853
22 003
25 427
-
Dividends
62 563
66 013
-
-
withholding
17 205
18 153
-
-
total
17 205
18 153
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
60 623
60 164
99 890
66 077
After tax
74 877
75 336
35 610
69 423
Living cost
29 518
29 518
29 518
29 518
Free-cash
45 359
45 818
6 092
39 905

Estimated living cost  is ₽29518 per week

₽17707
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3015
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽527
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.
₽8270
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
₽36639
₽41204
₽2975
₽42634
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
-
-
-
135 500
surtax
-
-
-
183
unemployment
-
-
-
5 675
health
-
-
-
8 268
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
543
pensions
-
-
-
19 997
income
-
-
-
31 594
total
-
-
-
66 260
Employee
46 238
36 871
105 078
-
unemployment
1 387
1 106
3 152
-
other
462
369
1 050
-
income
5 264
2 720
25 080
-
pensions
4 735
3 775
10 759
-
health
1 789
1 427
4 066
-
total
13 637
9 397
44 107
-
Employer
46 238
36 871
105 078
-
pensions
5 803
4 628
13 188
-
surtax
183
183
183
-
payroll
1 387
1 106
3 152
-
other
2 196
1 751
4 992
-
health
1 747
1 394
3 972
-
accident
600
479
1 366
-
unemployment
1 387
1 106
3 152
-
chamber of commerce
184
147
420
-
total
13 487
10 794
30 425
-
Corporate
75 774
87 834
101 566
-
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.

18 943
21 958
25 392
-
total
18 943
21 958
25 392
-
Dividends
56 830
65 876
-
-
withholding
15 628
18 116
-
-
total
15 628
18 116
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
61 695
60 265
99 924
66 260
After tax
73 805
75 235
35 576
69 240
Living cost
32 601
32 601
32 601
32 601
Free-cash
41 204
42 634
2 975
36 639

Estimated living cost  is ₽32601 per week

₽21744
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2781
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽536
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.
₽7541
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
₽25647
₽28226
₽15503
₽42101
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
-
-
-
135 500
national
-
-
-
48 045
communal

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

-
-
-
6 856
social contributions
-
-
-
21 217
total
-
-
-
76 118
Employee

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

66 182
-
104 949
-
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.

576
-
913
-
national
20 347
-
36 520
-
communal

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

3 452
-
5 475
-
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.

4 964
-
7 871
-
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.

3 109
-
4 932
-
total
32 448
-
55 711
-
Employer

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

66 182
-
104 949
-
surtax
7 504
-
11 901
-
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.

5 864
-
9 299
-
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.

4 070
-
6 454
-
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.

860
-
1 364
-
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.

966
-
1 533
-
total
19 264
-
30 551
-
Corporate
50 054
135 500
-
-
income
10 011
27 101
-
-
surtax
200
543
-
-
total
10 211
27 644
-
-
Dividends
39 842
107 857
-
-
withholding

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

11 616
32 020
-
-
total
11 616
32 020
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
73 539
59 664
86 262
76 118
After tax
61 961
75 836
49 238
59 382
Living cost
33 735
33 735
33 735
33 735
Free-cash
28 226
42 101
15 503
25 647

Estimated living cost  is ₽33735 per week

₽21730
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2950
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽528
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.
₽8528
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
₽90640
₽94305
₽95658
₽99942
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
-
-
-
135 500
unemployment
-
-
-
129
health
-
-
-
3 715
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 781
income
-
-
-
20 325
total
-
-
-
28 950
Employee
21 067
-
129 162
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
355
-
income
2 107
-
12 916
-
pensions

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

1 849
-
2 837
-
health
969
-
1 486
-
total
5 157
-
17 594
-
Employer
21 067
-
129 162
-
pensions

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

2 322
-
3 560
-
health
1 454
-
2 229
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
355
-
unemployment
127
-
194
-
total
4 135
-
6 338
-
Corporate
110 300
135 500
-
-
income
11 030
13 550
-
-
total
11 030
13 550
-
-
Dividends
99 270
121 950
-
-
withholding
4 963
6 098
-
-
total
4 963
6 098
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
25 285
19 648
23 932
28 950
After tax
110 215
115 852
111 568
106 550
Living cost
15 910
15 910
15 910
15 910
Free-cash
94 305
99 942
95 658
90 640

Estimated living cost  is ₽15910 per week

₽10523
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽911
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽380
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.
₽4097
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
₽94424
₽99430
₽99442
₽103726
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
-
-
-
135 500
unemployment
-
-
-
129
health
-
-
-
3 715
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 781
income
-
-
-
20 325
total
-
-
-
28 950
Employee
16 057
-
129 162
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

177
-
355
-
income
1 605
-
12 916
-
pensions

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

1 410
-
2 837
-
health
739
-
1 486
-
total
3 931
-
17 594
-
Employer
16 057
-
129 162
-
pensions

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

1 770
-
3 560
-
health
1 108
-
2 229
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

177
-
355
-
unemployment
96
-
194
-
total
3 151
-
6 338
-
Corporate
116 293
135 500
-
-
income
11 629
13 550
-
-
total
11 629
13 550
-
-
Dividends
104 664
121 950
-
-
withholding
5 233
6 098
-
-
total
5 233
6 098
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
23 944
19 648
23 932
28 950
After tax
111 556
115 852
111 568
106 550
Living cost
12 126
12 126
12 126
12 126
Free-cash
99 430
103 726
99 442
94 424

Estimated living cost  is ₽12126 per week

₽7079
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽866
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽321
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.
₽3860
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
₽72569
₽72482
₽71303
₽77517
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
-
-
-
135 500
health
-
-
-
3 455
social contributions
-
-
-
14 970
income
-
-
-
23 085
total
-
-
-
41 510
Employee
71 145
71 145
125 220
-
income
7 747
6 586
22 404
-
social contributions
2 690
5 905
7 964
-
health
551
1 210
2 128
-
total
10 988
13 701
32 496
-
Employer
71 145
71 145
125 220
-
social contributions
2 690
5 905
7 964
-
health
599
1 317
2 316
-
total
3 289
7 222
10 280
-
Corporate
99 802
57 133
-
-
income
12 475
7 141
-
-
total
12 475
7 141
-
-
Dividends
87 327
49 992
-
-
withholding
14 845
8 498
-
-
total
14 845
8 498
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
41 597
36 562
42 776
41 510
After tax
93 903
98 938
92 724
93 990
Living cost
21 421
21 421
21 421
21 421
Free-cash
72 482
77 517
71 303
72 569

Estimated living cost  is ₽21421 per week

₽12838
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.
₽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.
₽6008
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
₽63980
₽65090
₽62714
₽68928
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
-
-
-
135 500
health
-
-
-
3 455
social contributions
-
-
-
14 970
income
-
-
-
23 085
total
-
-
-
41 510
Employee
71 145
71 145
125 220
-
income
7 471
6 586
22 404
-
social contributions
3 457
5 905
7 964
-
health
708
1 210
2 128
-
total
11 636
13 701
32 496
-
Employer
71 145
71 145
125 220
-
social contributions
3 457
5 905
7 964
-
health
771
1 317
2 316
-
total
4 228
7 222
10 280
-
Corporate
89 627
57 133
-
-
income
11 204
7 141
-
-
total
11 204
7 141
-
-
Dividends
78 423
49 992
-
-
withholding
13 332
8 498
-
-
total
13 332
8 498
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
40 400
36 562
42 776
41 510
After tax
95 100
98 938
92 724
93 990
Living cost
30 010
30 010
30 010
30 010
Free-cash
65 090
68 928
62 714
63 980

Estimated living cost  is ₽30010 per week

₽20515
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2344
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽504
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.
₽6647
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
₽51907
₽64168
₽47296
₽71827
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
-
-
-
135 500
health
-
-
-
18 292
social contributions
-
-
-
30 888
income
-
-
-
12 948
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
62 128
Employee
31 567
-
101 119
-
income
3 788
-
12 134
-
social contributions
2 052
-
6 573
-
health
4 262
-
13 651
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
10 102
-
32 358
-
Employer
31 567
-
101 119
-
social contributions
7 892
-
25 280
-
health
2 841
-
9 101
-
total
10 733
-
34 381
-
Corporate
93 201
135 500
-
-
income
17 708
25 745
-
-
total
17 708
25 745
-
-
Dividends
75 493
109 755
-
-
withholding
11 324
16 463
-
-
total
11 324
16 463
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
49 867
42 208
66 739
62 128
After tax
85 633
93 292
68 761
73 372
Living cost
21 465
21 465
21 465
21 465
Free-cash
64 168
71 827
47 296
51 907

Estimated living cost  is ₽21465 per week

₽14910
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1527
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.
₽4606
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
₽46921
₽57405
₽42310
₽66841
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
-
-
-
135 500
health
-
-
-
18 292
social contributions
-
-
-
30 888
income
-
-
-
12 948
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
62 128
Employee
38 898
-
101 119
-
income
4 668
-
12 134
-
social contributions
2 528
-
6 573
-
health
5 251
-
13 651
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 447
-
32 358
-
Employer
38 898
-
101 119
-
social contributions
9 725
-
25 280
-
health
3 501
-
9 101
-
total
13 226
-
34 381
-
Corporate
83 376
135 500
-
-
income
15 841
25 745
-
-
total
15 841
25 745
-
-
Dividends
67 535
109 755
-
-
withholding
10 130
16 463
-
-
total
10 130
16 463
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
51 644
42 208
66 739
62 128
After tax
83 856
93 292
68 761
73 372
Living cost
26 451
26 451
26 451
26 451
Free-cash
57 405
66 841
42 310
46 921

Estimated living cost  is ₽26451 per week

₽19671
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1465
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽458
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.
₽4857
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
₽36840
-₽66674
-₽66674
-₽66674
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
-
-
-
135 500
national
-
-
-
14 995
pensions
-
-
-
804
municipal
-
-
-
27 396
labour market
-
-
-
10 776
total
-
-
-
53 971
Employee
188 620
188 620
188 620
-
municipal
40 166
40 166
40 166
-
national
23 043
23 043
23 043
-
pensions
268
268
268
-
labour market
15 068
15 068
15 068
-
total
78 545
78 545
78 545
-
Employer
188 620
188 620
188 620
-
pensions
536
536
536
-
labour market
15 090
15 090
15 090
-
municipal
40 230
40 230
40 230
-
national
23 084
23 084
23 084
-
total
78 940
78 940
78 940
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
157 485
157 485
157 485
53 971
After tax
-21 985
-21 985
-21 985
81 529
Living cost
44 689
44 689
44 689
44 689
Free-cash
-66 674
-66 674
-66 674
36 840

Estimated living cost  is ₽44689 per week

₽30585
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3953
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽687
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.
₽9463
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
₽50278
₽80304
₽55752
₽86051
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
-
-
-
135 500
health
-
-
-
17 616
pensions
-
-
-
27 101
income
-
-
-
18 157
total
-
-
-
62 874
Employee
26 247
-
101 271
-
unemployment
420
-
1 621
-
income
2 955
-
19 524
-
pensions
525
-
2 026
-
total
3 900
-
23 171
-
Employer
26 247
-
101 271
-
pensions
5 250
-
20 255
-
health
3 411
-
13 165
-
unemployment
211
-
809
-
total
8 872
-
34 229
-
Corporate
100 381
135 500
-
-
income
20 076
27 101
-
-
total
20 076
27 101
-
-
Dividends
80 305
108 399
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
32 848
27 101
57 400
62 874
After tax
102 652
108 399
78 100
72 626
Living cost
22 348
22 348
22 348
22 348
Free-cash
80 304
86 051
55 752
50 278

Estimated living cost  is ₽22348 per week

₽15328
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.
₽449
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.
₽5239
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
₽55866
₽52758
₽37305
₽51090
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

-
-
-
135 500
national
-
-
-
18 327
health
-
-
-
1 701
municipal
-
-
-
24 084
total
-
-
-
44 112
Employee
48 678
-
113 990
-
unemployment
730
-
1 710
-
municipal
7 973
-
18 580
-
national
804
-
11 809
-
pensions
3 285
-
7 694
-
health
363
-
1 370
-
total
13 155
-
41 163
-
Employer
48 678
-
113 990
-
pensions
8 445
-
19 777
-
health
374
-
878
-
accident
49
-
114
-
unemployment
316
-
741
-
total
9 184
-
21 510
-
Corporate
77 638
135 500
-
-
income
15 528
27 101
-
-
total
15 528
27 101
-
-
Dividends

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

46 582
81 300
-
-
municipal
8 386
14 634
-
-
national
967
7 153
-
-
total
9 353
21 787
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
47 220
48 888
62 673
44 112
After tax
88 280
86 612
72 827
91 388
Living cost
35 522
35 522
35 522
35 522
Free-cash
52 758
51 090
37 305
55 866

Estimated living cost  is ₽35522 per week

₽23203
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3417
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽565
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.
₽8338
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
₽48285
₽44912
₽49017
₽39773
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
-
-
-
135 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
4 872
pensions
-
-
-
26 780
social contributions
-
-
-
3 861
income
-
-
-
18 983
other
-
-
-
4 200
total
-
-
-
58 696
Employee
35 347
-
106 531
-
income
1 823
-
19 238
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 008
-
3 036
-
pensions
3 998
-
6 719
-
total
6 829
-
28 993
-
Employer
35 347
-
106 531
-
pensions
5 808
-
11 433
-
social contributions
105
-
320
-
other
1 220
-
3 862
-
health
2 474
-
9 042
-
unemployment
1 431
-
4 314
-
total
11 038
-
28 971
-
Corporate
89 114
135 500
-
-
income
24 951
37 941
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
24 951
37 941
-
-
Dividends
64 163
97 559
-
-
withholding
8 214
12 487
-
-
social contributions
11 037
16 780
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
19 251
29 267
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
62 069
67 208
57 964
58 696
After tax
73 431
68 292
77 536
76 804
Living cost
28 519
28 519
28 519
28 519
Free-cash
44 912
39 773
49 017
48 285

Estimated living cost  is ₽28519 per week

₽16539
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2897
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽541
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.
₽8542
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
₽45149
₽42102
₽45881
₽36637
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
-
-
-
135 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
4 872
pensions
-
-
-
26 780
social contributions
-
-
-
3 861
income
-
-
-
18 983
other
-
-
-
4 200
total
-
-
-
58 696
Employee
39 598
-
106 531
-
income
2 337
-
19 238
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 129
-
3 036
-
pensions
4 477
-
6 719
-
total
7 943
-
28 993
-
Employer
39 598
-
106 531
-
pensions
6 505
-
11 433
-
social contributions
119
-
320
-
other
1 366
-
3 862
-
health
2 772
-
9 042
-
unemployment
1 603
-
4 314
-
total
12 365
-
28 971
-
Corporate
83 536
135 500
-
-
income
23 391
37 941
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
23 391
37 941
-
-
Dividends
60 145
97 559
-
-
withholding
7 699
12 487
-
-
social contributions
10 345
16 780
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
18 044
29 267
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
61 743
67 208
57 964
58 696
After tax
73 757
68 292
77 536
76 804
Living cost
31 655
31 655
31 655
31 655
Free-cash
42 102
36 637
45 881
45 149

Estimated living cost  is ₽31655 per week

₽19960
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2574
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽539
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.
₽8584
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
₽32117
₽29963
₽32849
₽23605
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
-
-
-
135 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
4 872
pensions
-
-
-
26 780
social contributions
-
-
-
3 861
income
-
-
-
18 983
other
-
-
-
4 200
total
-
-
-
58 696
Employee
57 948
-
106 531
-
income
5 056
-
19 238
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 650
-
3 036
-
pensions
6 554
-
6 719
-
total
13 260
-
28 993
-
Employer
57 948
-
106 531
-
pensions
9 522
-
11 433
-
social contributions
174
-
320
-
other
2 000
-
3 862
-
health
4 056
-
9 042
-
unemployment
2 347
-
4 314
-
total
18 099
-
28 971
-
Corporate
59 453
135 500
-
-
income
16 647
37 941
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
16 647
37 941
-
-
Dividends
42 806
97 559
-
-
withholding
5 480
12 487
-
-
social contributions
7 364
16 780
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
12 844
29 267
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
60 850
67 208
57 964
58 696
After tax
74 650
68 292
77 536
76 804
Living cost
44 687
44 687
44 687
44 687
Free-cash
29 963
23 605
32 849
32 117

Estimated living cost  is ₽44687 per week

₽30243
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3656
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽613
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.
₽10175
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
₽128240
₽121713
₽102495
₽122820
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%.

-
-
-
135 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 355
total
-
-
-
1 355
Employee
7 381
-
135 500
-
income
1 476
-
27 100
-
total
1 476
-
27 100
-
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%.

128 119
135 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
128 119
135 500
-
-
withholding
6 406
6 775
-
-
total
6 406
6 775
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
7 882
6 775
27 100
1 355
After tax
127 618
128 725
108 400
134 145
Living cost
5 905
5 905
5 905
5 905
Free-cash
121 713
122 820
102 495
128 240

Estimated living cost  is ₽5905 per week

₽3659
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽491
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽162
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.
₽1592
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
₽124943
₽117797
₽99198
₽119523
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%.

-
-
-
135 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 355
total
-
-
-
1 355
Employee
11 502
-
135 500
-
income
2 301
-
27 100
-
total
2 301
-
27 100
-
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%.

123 998
135 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
123 998
135 500
-
-
withholding
6 200
6 775
-
-
total
6 200
6 775
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
8 501
6 775
27 100
1 355
After tax
126 999
128 725
108 400
134 145
Living cost
9 202
9 202
9 202
9 202
Free-cash
117 797
119 523
99 198
124 943

Estimated living cost  is ₽9202 per week

₽6227
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽386
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽309
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.
₽2280
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
₽39212
₽46165
₽52484
₽34061
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.

-
-
-
135 500
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.

-
-
-
2 137
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.

-
-
-
6 321
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.

-
-
-
38 838
trade
-
-
-
13 272
total
-
-
-
60 568
Employee

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

46 036
-
135 500
-
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.

3 785
-
38 838
-
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.

209
-
2 137
-
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.

6 321
-
6 321
-
total
10 315
-
47 296
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
89 464
135 500
-
-
trade
12 838
19 444
-
-
income
13 419
20 325
-
-
chamber of commerce
272
339
-
-
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.

737
1 118
-
-
total
27 266
41 226
-
-
Dividends
62 197
94 274
-
-
withholding
15 198
23 217
-
-
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.

836
1 276
-
-
total
16 034
24 493
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
53 615
65 719
47 296
60 568
After tax
81 885
69 781
88 204
74 932
Living cost
35 720
35 720
35 720
35 720
Free-cash
46 165
34 061
52 484
39 212

Estimated living cost  is ₽35720 per week

₽24641
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3843
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽518
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.
₽6718
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
₽45614
₽50598
₽60180
₽40363
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.

-
-
-
135 500
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.

-
-
-
2 137
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.

-
-
-
6 321
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.

-
-
-
38 838
trade
-
-
-
14 566
total
-
-
-
61 862
Employee

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

35 388
-
135 500
-
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.

989
-
38 838
-
surtax

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

54
-
2 137
-
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.

6 321
-
6 321
-
total
7 364
-
47 296
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
100 112
135 500
-
-
trade
15 767
21 342
-
-
income
15 017
20 325
-
-
chamber of commerce
284
335
-
-
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.

825
1 118
-
-
total
31 893
43 120
-
-
Dividends
68 218
92 380
-
-
withholding
16 703
22 743
-
-
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.

918
1 250
-
-
total
17 621
23 993
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
56 878
67 113
47 296
61 862
After tax
78 622
68 387
88 204
73 638
Living cost
28 024
28 024
28 024
28 024
Free-cash
50 598
40 363
60 180
45 614

Estimated living cost  is ₽28024 per week

₽17628
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3268
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽523
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.
₽6605
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
₽36643
₽44342
₽51857
₽31341
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.

-
-
-
135 500
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.

-
-
-
2 137
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.

-
-
-
6 321
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.

-
-
-
38 838
trade
-
-
-
15 214
total
-
-
-
62 510
Employee

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

46 920
-
135 500
-
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.

4 031
-
38 838
-
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.

221
-
2 137
-
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.

6 321
-
6 321
-
total
10 573
-
47 296
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
88 580
135 500
-
-
trade
14 571
22 290
-
-
income
13 288
20 325
-
-
chamber of commerce
267
334
-
-
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.

730
1 118
-
-
total
28 856
44 067
-
-
Dividends
59 724
91 433
-
-
withholding
14 580
22 507
-
-
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.

802
1 238
-
-
total
15 382
23 745
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
54 811
67 812
47 296
62 510
After tax
80 689
67 688
88 204
72 990
Living cost
36 347
36 347
36 347
36 347
Free-cash
44 342
31 341
51 857
36 643

Estimated living cost  is ₽36347 per week

₽24309
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3833
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽543
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.
₽7662
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
₽29957
₽39611
₽45819
₽24606
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.

-
-
-
135 500
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.

-
-
-
2 137
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.

-
-
-
6 321
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.

-
-
-
38 838
trade
-
-
-
15 862
total
-
-
-
63 158
Employee

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

55 604
-
135 500
-
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.

6 539
-
38 838
-
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.

360
-
2 137
-
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.

6 321
-
6 321
-
total
13 220
-
47 296
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
79 896
135 500
-
-
trade
13 702
23 238
-
-
income
11 985
20 325
-
-
chamber of commerce
253
332
-
-
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.

658
1 118
-
-
total
26 598
45 013
-
-
Dividends
53 297
90 487
-
-
withholding
12 973
22 270
-
-
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.

713
1 226
-
-
total
13 686
23 496
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
53 504
68 509
47 296
63 158
After tax
81 996
66 991
88 204
72 342
Living cost
42 385
42 385
42 385
42 385
Free-cash
39 611
24 606
45 819
29 957

Estimated living cost  is ₽42385 per week

₽30956
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3390
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽551
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.
₽7488
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
₽43515
₽61504
₽39718
₽64448
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
-
-
-
135 500
surtax
-
-
-
4 698
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
8 767
pensions
-
-
-
24 697
income
-
-
-
32 830
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
71 203
Employee
31 158
-
111 939
-
unemployment
2 168
-
7 790
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 223
-
29 230
-
surtax
111
-
4 098
-
pensions
2 079
-
7 466
-
health
795
-
2 855
-
total
10 376
-
51 439
-
Employer
31 158
-
111 939
-
pensions
4 154
-
14 921
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 417
-
5 092
-
unemployment
989
-
3 548
-
total
6 560
-
23 561
-
Corporate
97 782
135 500
-
-
income
25 424
35 230
-
-
total
25 424
35 230
-
-
Dividends
72 358
100 270
-
-
withholding
10 854
15 040
-
-
total
10 854
15 040
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
53 214
50 270
75 000
71 203
After tax
82 286
85 230
60 500
64 297
Living cost
20 782
20 782
20 782
20 782
Free-cash
61 504
64 448
39 718
43 515

Estimated living cost  is ₽20782 per week

₽12547
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1807
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.
₽5947
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
₽43880
₽61932
₽40083
₽64813
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
-
-
-
135 500
surtax
-
-
-
4 698
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
8 767
pensions
-
-
-
24 697
income
-
-
-
32 830
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
71 203
Employee
30 597
-
111 939
-
unemployment
2 130
-
7 790
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 129
-
29 230
-
surtax
100
-
4 098
-
pensions
2 040
-
7 466
-
health
781
-
2 855
-
total
10 180
-
51 439
-
Employer
30 597
-
111 939
-
pensions
4 079
-
14 921
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 392
-
5 092
-
unemployment
969
-
3 548
-
total
6 440
-
23 561
-
Corporate
98 463
135 500
-
-
income
25 601
35 230
-
-
total
25 601
35 230
-
-
Dividends
72 862
100 270
-
-
withholding
10 930
15 040
-
-
total
10 930
15 040
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
53 151
50 270
75 000
71 203
After tax
82 349
85 230
60 500
64 297
Living cost
20 417
20 417
20 417
20 417
Free-cash
61 932
64 813
40 083
43 880

Estimated living cost  is ₽20417 per week

₽12484
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1884
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽471
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.
₽5578
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
₽75459
₽58182
₽60142
₽57798
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
-
-
-
135 500
unemployment
-
-
-
2 033
health
-
-
-
9 485
pensions
-
-
-
13 550
income
-
-
-
16 565
total
-
-
-
41 633
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.

26 572
10 575
113 389
-
unemployment
399
159
1 701
-
income
3 248
1 293
13 862
-
pensions
2 657
1 058
11 339
-
health
1 860
740
7 937
-
total
8 164
3 250
34 839
-
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.

26 572
10 575
113 389
-
pensions
5 182
2 062
22 111
-
total
5 182
2 062
22 111
-
Corporate
103 746
122 862
-
-
income
9 337
11 058
-
-
total
9 337
11 058
-
-
Dividends
94 409
111 805
-
-
withholding
17 938
21 243
-
-
social contributions
18 289
21 681
-
-
total
36 227
42 924
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
58 910
59 294
56 950
41 633
After tax
76 590
76 206
78 550
93 867
Living cost
18 408
18 408
18 408
18 408
Free-cash
58 182
57 798
60 142
75 459

Estimated living cost  is ₽18408 per week

₽12562
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1506
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽368
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.
₽3972
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
₽35599
₽39114
₽36664
₽39857
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
-
-
-
135 500
national
-
-
-
22 785
pensions
-
-
-
16 260
social contributions
-
-
-
1 457
municipal
-
-
-
14 704
total
-
-
-
55 206
Employee
69 285
-
117 139
-
municipal
8 558
-
15 228
-
national
13 261
-
23 597
-
pensions
2 771
-
4 686
-
total
24 590
-
43 511
-
Employer
69 285
-
117 139
-
pensions
5 543
-
9 371
-
social contributions
745
-
1 259
-
total
6 288
-
10 630
-
Corporate
55 354
135 500
-
-
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%.

11 071
27 100
-
-
total
11 071
27 100
-
-
Dividends
44 284
108 400
-
-
withholding
9 742
23 848
-
-
total
9 742
23 848
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
51 691
50 948
54 141
55 206
After tax
83 809
84 552
81 359
80 294
Living cost
44 695
44 695
44 695
44 695
Free-cash
39 114
39 857
36 664
35 599

Estimated living cost  is ₽44695 per week

₽30379
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4155
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽669
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.
₽9493
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
₽21919
₽44189
₽21919
₽42145
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
-
-
-
135 500
social contributions
-
-
-
21 970
income
-
-
-
38 906
total
-
-
-
60 876
Employee
72 373
-
135 500
-
social contributions
6 013
-
21 970
-
income
13 656
-
38 906
-
total
19 669
-
60 876
-
Employer
72 373
-
135 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
63 127
135 500
-
-
income
7 890
16 938
-
-
total
7 890
16 938
-
-
Dividends
55 236
118 562
-
-
withholding
11 047
23 712
-
-
total
11 047
23 712
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
38 606
40 650
60 876
60 876
After tax
96 894
94 850
74 624
74 624
Living cost
52 705
52 705
52 705
52 705
Free-cash
44 189
42 145
21 919
21 919

Estimated living cost  is ₽52705 per week

₽40097
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4295
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽504
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.
₽7810
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
₽27324
₽28423
₽21001
₽33252
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
-
-
-
135 500
national
-
-
-
31 908
regional
-
-
-
1 570
social contributions
-
-
-
34 851
municipal
-
-
-
806
total
-
-
-
69 135
Employee
82 228
-
135 500
-
municipal
435
-
718
-
national
14 248
-
27 666
-
social contributions
27 727
-
45 691
-
regional
776
-
1 383
-
total
43 186
-
75 458
-
Employer
82 228
-
135 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
53 272
135 500
-
-
nationa
12 786
32 521
-
-
municipal
2 077
5 285
-
-
total
14 863
37 806
-
-
Dividends
38 409
97 694
-
-
withholding
9 987
25 401
-
-
total
9 987
25 401
-
-
Income
135 500
135 500
135 500
135 500
Total tax
68 036
63 207
75 458
69 135
After tax
67 464
72 293
60 042
66 365
Living cost
39 041
39 041
39 041
39 041
Free-cash
28 423
33 252
21 001
27 324

Estimated living cost  is ₽39041 per week

₽27215
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2560
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽599
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.
₽8667
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
₽40969
₽44244
₽34679
₽46298
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
-
-
-
135 500
national
-
-
-
31 908
regional
-
-
-
2 043
social contributions
-
-
-
34 851
municipal
-
-
-
806
total
-
-
-
69 608
Employee
51 323
-
135 500
-
municipal
272
-
718
-
national
8 131
-
27 666
-
social contributions
17 307
-
45 691
-
regional
691
-
1 823
-
total
26 401
-
75 898
-
Employer
51 323
-
135 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
84 177
135 500
-
-