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
₽ 143500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽78946
₽98790
₽82760
₽101842
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
-
-
-
143 500
social contributions
-
-
-
31 571
income
-
-
-
5 675
total
-
-
-
37 246
Employee
29 206
-
124 242
-
social contributions
1 898
-
8 075
-
income
-
-
6 099
-
total
1 898
-
14 174
-
Employer
29 206
-
124 242
-
social contributions
4 527
-
19 258
-
total
4 527
-
19 258
-
Corporate
109 767
143 500
-
-
income
10 977
14 350
-
-
total
10 977
14 350
-
-
Dividends
98 790
129 150
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
17 402
14 350
33 432
37 246
After tax
126 098
129 150
110 068
106 254
Living cost
27 308
27 308
27 308
27 308
Free-cash
98 790
101 842
82 760
78 946

Estimated living cost  is ₽27308 per week

₽17657
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2058
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽514
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.
₽7079
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
₽44802
₽50219
₽8713
₽50671
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
-
-
-
143 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 572
health
-
-
-
8 118
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
574
pensions
-
-
-
19 634
income
-
-
-
35 817
total
-
-
-
69 715
Employee
39 711
36 203
112 491
-
unemployment
1 191
1 086
3 184
-
other
397
362
1 062
-
income
3 538
2 670
28 313
-
pensions
4 067
3 707
10 868
-
health
1 536
1 402
4 107
-
total
10 729
9 227
47 534
-
Employer
39 711
36 203
112 491
-
pensions
4 984
4 544
13 319
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 191
1 086
3 376
-
other
1 886
1 719
5 289
-
health
1 502
1 369
4 012
-
accident
515
471
1 379
-
unemployment
1 191
1 086
3 184
-
chamber of commerce
159
145
450
-
total
11 428
10 420
31 009
-
Corporate
92 360
96 877
109 043
-
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.

23 091
24 218
27 261
-
total
23 091
24 218
27 261
-
Dividends
69 270
72 659
-
-
withholding
19 050
19 981
-
-
total
19 050
19 981
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
64 298
63 846
105 804
69 715
After tax
79 202
79 654
37 696
73 785
Living cost
28 983
28 983
28 983
28 983
Free-cash
50 219
50 671
8 713
44 802

Estimated living cost  is ₽28983 per week

₽17386
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2960
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽517
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.
₽8120
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
₽41595
₽46140
₽5633
₽47544
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
-
-
-
143 500
surtax
-
-
-
179
unemployment
-
-
-
5 572
health
-
-
-
8 118
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
574
pensions
-
-
-
19 634
income
-
-
-
35 817
total
-
-
-
69 894
Employee
45 401
36 203
112 324
-
unemployment
1 362
1 086
3 184
-
other
453
362
1 062
-
income
5 168
2 670
28 242
-
pensions
4 650
3 707
10 868
-
health
1 757
1 402
4 107
-
total
13 390
9 227
47 463
-
Employer
45 401
36 203
112 324
-
pensions
5 698
4 544
13 319
-
surtax
179
179
179
-
payroll
1 362
1 086
3 370
-
other
2 157
1 719
5 282
-
health
1 715
1 369
4 012
-
accident
590
471
1 379
-
unemployment
1 362
1 086
3 184
-
chamber of commerce
181
145
450
-
total
13 244
10 599
31 175
-
Corporate
84 856
96 698
108 876
-
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.

21 213
24 174
27 218
-
total
21 213
24 174
27 218
-
Dividends
63 642
72 524
-
-
withholding
17 502
19 945
-
-
total
17 502
19 945
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
65 349
63 945
105 856
69 894
After tax
78 151
79 555
37 644
73 606
Living cost
32 011
32 011
32 011
32 011
Free-cash
46 140
47 544
5 633
41 595

Estimated living cost  is ₽32011 per week

₽21350
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2731
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽526
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.
₽7404
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
₽29129
₽33542
₽18323
₽47165
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
-
-
-
143 500
national
-
-
-
51 661
communal

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

-
-
-
7 272
social contributions
-
-
-
22 314
total
-
-
-
81 247
Employee

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

64 983
-
111 144
-
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.

565
-
967
-
national
19 978
-
39 377
-
communal

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

3 389
-
5 798
-
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.

4 874
-
8 335
-
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.

3 053
-
5 224
-
total
31 859
-
59 701
-
Employer

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

64 983
-
111 144
-
surtax
7 368
-
12 602
-
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.

5 758
-
9 847
-
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.

3 996
-
6 836
-
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.

845
-
1 445
-
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.

948
-
1 622
-
total
18 915
-
32 352
-
Corporate
59 602
143 500
-
-
income
11 920
28 701
-
-
surtax
238
574
-
-
total
12 158
29 275
-
-
Dividends
47 444
114 225
-
-
withholding

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

13 902
33 936
-
-
total
13 902
33 936
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
76 834
63 211
92 053
81 247
After tax
66 666
80 289
51 447
62 253
Living cost
33 124
33 124
33 124
33 124
Free-cash
33 542
47 165
18 323
29 129

Estimated living cost  is ₽33124 per week

₽21336
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2896
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽519
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.
₽8373
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
₽97913
₽101562
₽103365
₽107090
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
-
-
-
143 500
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
3 643
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 689
income
-
-
-
21 525
total
-
-
-
29 984
Employee
20 661
-
137 284
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
349
-
income
2 066
-
13 728
-
pensions

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

1 814
-
2 782
-
health
950
-
1 457
-
total
5 057
-
18 316
-
Employer
20 661
-
137 284
-
pensions

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

2 277
-
3 491
-
health
1 426
-
2 186
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
349
-
unemployment
124
-
190
-
total
4 054
-
6 216
-
Corporate
118 786
143 500
-
-
income
11 878
14 350
-
-
total
11 878
14 350
-
-
Dividends
106 907
129 150
-
-
withholding
5 346
6 457
-
-
total
5 346
6 457
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
26 335
20 807
24 532
29 984
After tax
117 165
122 693
118 968
113 516
Living cost
15 603
15 603
15 603
15 603
Free-cash
101 562
107 090
103 365
97 913

Estimated living cost  is ₽15603 per week

₽10320
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽893
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽372
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.
₽4018
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
₽101624
₽106588
₽107076
₽110801
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
-
-
-
143 500
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
3 643
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 689
income
-
-
-
21 525
total
-
-
-
29 984
Employee
15 747
-
137 284
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
349
-
income
1 574
-
13 728
-
pensions

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

1 383
-
2 782
-
health
724
-
1 457
-
total
3 854
-
18 316
-
Employer
15 747
-
137 284
-
pensions

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

1 736
-
3 491
-
health
1 087
-
2 186
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
349
-
unemployment
94
-
190
-
total
3 090
-
6 216
-
Corporate
124 663
143 500
-
-
income
12 466
14 350
-
-
total
12 466
14 350
-
-
Dividends
112 197
129 150
-
-
withholding
5 610
6 457
-
-
total
5 610
6 457
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
25 020
20 807
24 532
29 984
After tax
118 480
122 693
118 968
113 516
Living cost
11 892
11 892
11 892
11 892
Free-cash
106 588
110 801
107 076
101 624

Estimated living cost  is ₽11892 per week

₽6943
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽849
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽315
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3785
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₽77876
₽78763
₽76568
₽83704
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
-
-
-
143 500
health
-
-
-
3 660
social contributions
-
-
-
14 699
income
-
-
-
26 232
total
-
-
-
44 591
Employee
69 856
69 856
133 215
-
income
7 606
6 467
25 529
-
social contributions
2 641
5 798
7 820
-
health
541
1 188
2 265
-
total
10 788
13 453
35 614
-
Employer
69 856
69 856
133 215
-
social contributions
2 641
5 798
7 820
-
health
588
1 293
2 465
-
total
3 229
7 091
10 285
-
Corporate
108 449
66 553
-
-
income
13 556
8 320
-
-
total
13 556
8 320
-
-
Dividends
94 893
58 233
-
-
withholding
16 131
9 899
-
-
total
16 131
9 899
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
43 704
38 763
45 899
44 591
After tax
99 796
104 737
97 601
98 909
Living cost
21 033
21 033
21 033
21 033
Free-cash
78 763
83 704
76 568
77 876

Estimated living cost  is ₽21033 per week

₽12606
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2064
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽465
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.
₽5899
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
₽69443
₽71504
₽68135
₽75271
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
-
-
-
143 500
health
-
-
-
3 660
social contributions
-
-
-
14 699
income
-
-
-
26 232
total
-
-
-
44 591
Employee
69 856
69 856
133 215
-
income
7 336
6 467
25 529
-
social contributions
3 395
5 798
7 820
-
health
695
1 188
2 265
-
total
11 426
13 453
35 614
-
Employer
69 856
69 856
133 215
-
social contributions
3 395
5 798
7 820
-
health
757
1 293
2 465
-
total
4 152
7 091
10 285
-
Corporate
98 458
66 553
-
-
income
12 307
8 320
-
-
total
12 307
8 320
-
-
Dividends
86 151
58 233
-
-
withholding
14 645
9 899
-
-
total
14 645
9 899
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
42 530
38 763
45 899
44 591
After tax
100 970
104 737
97 601
98 909
Living cost
29 466
29 466
29 466
29 466
Free-cash
71 504
75 271
68 135
69 443

Estimated living cost  is ₽29466 per week

₽20143
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2302
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽495
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.
₽6527
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
₽58724
₽70247
₽52535
₽77756
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
-
-
-
143 500
health
-
-
-
19 373
social contributions
-
-
-
30 282
income
-
-
-
14 077
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
63 732
Employee
30 948
-
107 866
-
income
3 714
-
12 984
-
social contributions
2 012
-
6 741
-
health
4 178
-
14 562
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 904
-
34 287
-
Employer
30 948
-
107 866
-
social contributions
7 737
-
25 926
-
health
2 785
-
9 708
-
total
10 522
-
35 634
-
Corporate
102 030
143 500
-
-
income
19 386
27 265
-
-
total
19 386
27 265
-
-
Dividends
82 645
116 235
-
-
withholding
12 397
17 435
-
-
total
12 397
17 435
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
52 209
44 700
69 921
63 732
After tax
91 291
98 800
73 579
79 768
Living cost
21 044
21 044
21 044
21 044
Free-cash
70 247
77 756
52 535
58 724

Estimated living cost  is ₽21044 per week

₽14618
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1497
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽414
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.
₽4516
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
₽53836
₽63617
₽47647
₽72868
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
-
-
-
143 500
health
-
-
-
19 373
social contributions
-
-
-
30 282
income
-
-
-
14 077
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
63 732
Employee
38 135
-
107 866
-
income
4 576
-
12 984
-
social contributions
2 479
-
6 741
-
health
5 148
-
14 562
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 203
-
34 287
-
Employer
38 135
-
107 866
-
social contributions
9 534
-
25 926
-
health
3 432
-
9 708
-
total
12 966
-
35 634
-
Corporate
92 399
143 500
-
-
income
17 556
27 265
-
-
total
17 556
27 265
-
-
Dividends
74 843
116 235
-
-
withholding
11 226
17 435
-
-
total
11 226
17 435
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
53 951
44 700
69 921
63 732
After tax
89 549
98 800
73 579
79 768
Living cost
25 932
25 932
25 932
25 932
Free-cash
63 617
72 868
47 647
53 836

Estimated living cost  is ₽25932 per week

₽19285
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1437
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.
₽4762
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
₽41737
-₽54995
-₽54995
-₽54995
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
-
-
-
143 500
national
-
-
-
16 292
pensions
-
-
-
790
municipal
-
-
-
29 388
labour market
-
-
-
11 417
total
-
-
-
57 887
Employee
185 189
185 189
185 189
-
municipal
39 435
39 435
39 435
-
national
22 624
22 624
22 624
-
pensions
263
263
263
-
labour market
14 794
14 794
14 794
-
total
77 116
77 116
77 116
-
Employer
185 189
185 189
185 189
-
pensions
526
526
526
-
labour market
14 815
14 815
14 815
-
municipal
39 498
39 498
39 498
-
national
22 664
22 664
22 664
-
total
77 503
77 503
77 503
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
154 619
154 619
154 619
57 887
After tax
-11 119
-11 119
-11 119
85 613
Living cost
43 876
43 876
43 876
43 876
Free-cash
-54 995
-54 995
-54 995
41 737

Estimated living cost  is ₽43876 per week

₽30029
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3881
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽675
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.
₽9291
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
₽54972
₽87214
₽60769
₽92856
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
-
-
-
143 500
health
-
-
-
18 655
pensions
-
-
-
28 701
income
-
-
-
19 229
total
-
-
-
66 585
Employee
25 772
-
107 250
-
unemployment
412
-
1 715
-
income
2 901
-
20 677
-
pensions
515
-
2 145
-
total
3 828
-
24 537
-
Employer
25 772
-
107 250
-
pensions
5 155
-
21 450
-
health
3 350
-
13 942
-
unemployment
207
-
859
-
total
8 712
-
36 251
-
Corporate
109 017
143 500
-
-
income
21 803
28 701
-
-
total
21 803
28 701
-
-
Dividends
87 214
114 799
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
34 343
28 701
60 788
66 585
After tax
109 157
114 799
82 712
76 915
Living cost
21 943
21 943
21 943
21 943
Free-cash
87 214
92 856
60 769
54 972

Estimated living cost  is ₽21943 per week

₽15050
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1307
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽441
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.
₽5144
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
₽60078
₽57956
₽41451
₽56066
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

-
-
-
143 500
national
-
-
-
21 212
health
-
-
-
1 831
municipal
-
-
-
25 501
total
-
-
-
48 544
Employee
47 796
-
120 721
-
unemployment
717
-
1 810
-
municipal
7 829
-
19 671
-
national
790
-
13 283
-
pensions
3 226
-
8 149
-
health
357
-
1 479
-
total
12 919
-
44 392
-
Employer
47 796
-
120 721
-
pensions
8 292
-
20 945
-
health
367
-
929
-
accident
48
-
121
-
unemployment
310
-
784
-
total
9 017
-
22 779
-
Corporate
86 686
143 500
-
-
income
17 338
28 701
-
-
total
17 338
28 701
-
-
Dividends

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

52 011
86 099
-
-
municipal
9 361
15 499
-
-
national
2 031
8 356
-
-
total
11 392
23 855
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
50 666
52 556
67 171
48 544
After tax
92 834
90 944
76 329
94 956
Living cost
34 878
34 878
34 878
34 878
Free-cash
57 956
56 066
41 451
60 078

Estimated living cost  is ₽34878 per week

₽22782
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3355
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽555
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.
₽8187
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
₽53131
₽49369
₽52699
₽44320
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
-
-
-
143 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
5 553
pensions
-
-
-
27 162
social contributions
-
-
-
4 089
income
-
-
-
21 115
other
-
-
-
4 448
total
-
-
-
62 367
Employee
34 706
-
112 117
-
income
1 789
-
20 863
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
990
-
3 195
-
pensions
3 925
-
7 358
-
total
6 704
-
31 416
-
Employer
34 706
-
112 117
-
pensions
5 703
-
12 465
-
social contributions
103
-
336
-
other
1 198
-
4 186
-
health
2 429
-
9 855
-
unemployment
1 405
-
4 541
-
total
10 838
-
31 383
-
Corporate
97 955
143 500
-
-
income
27 427
40 181
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
27 427
40 181
-
-
Dividends
70 528
103 319
-
-
withholding
9 028
13 225
-
-
social contributions
12 132
17 772
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
21 160
30 997
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
66 129
71 178
62 799
62 367
After tax
77 371
72 322
80 701
81 133
Living cost
28 002
28 002
28 002
28 002
Free-cash
49 369
44 320
52 699
53 131

Estimated living cost  is ₽28002 per week

₽16240
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2845
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽531
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.
₽8387
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
₽50052
₽46609
₽49620
₽41241
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
-
-
-
143 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
5 553
pensions
-
-
-
27 162
social contributions
-
-
-
4 089
income
-
-
-
21 115
other
-
-
-
4 448
total
-
-
-
62 367
Employee
38 881
-
112 117
-
income
2 295
-
20 863
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 109
-
3 195
-
pensions
4 396
-
7 358
-
total
7 800
-
31 416
-
Employer
38 881
-
112 117
-
pensions
6 387
-
12 465
-
social contributions
117
-
336
-
other
1 341
-
4 186
-
health
2 722
-
9 855
-
unemployment
1 574
-
4 541
-
total
12 141
-
31 383
-
Corporate
92 477
143 500
-
-
income
25 894
40 181
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
25 894
40 181
-
-
Dividends
66 583
103 319
-
-
withholding
8 523
13 225
-
-
social contributions
11 452
17 772
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
19 975
30 997
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
65 810
71 178
62 799
62 367
After tax
77 690
72 322
80 701
81 133
Living cost
31 081
31 081
31 081
31 081
Free-cash
46 609
41 241
49 620
50 052

Estimated living cost  is ₽31081 per week

₽19598
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2527
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽529
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.
₽8429
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
₽37256
₽34689
₽36824
₽28445
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
-
-
-
143 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
5 553
pensions
-
-
-
27 162
social contributions
-
-
-
4 089
income
-
-
-
21 115
other
-
-
-
4 448
total
-
-
-
62 367
Employee
56 899
-
112 117
-
income
4 965
-
20 863
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 621
-
3 195
-
pensions
6 436
-
7 358
-
total
13 022
-
31 416
-
Employer
56 899
-
112 117
-
pensions
9 349
-
12 465
-
social contributions
171
-
336
-
other
1 964
-
4 186
-
health
3 982
-
9 855
-
unemployment
2 305
-
4 541
-
total
17 771
-
31 383
-
Corporate
68 831
143 500
-
-
income
19 272
40 181
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
19 272
40 181
-
-
Dividends
49 558
103 319
-
-
withholding
6 344
13 225
-
-
social contributions
8 525
17 772
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
14 869
30 997
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
64 934
71 178
62 799
62 367
After tax
78 566
72 322
80 701
81 133
Living cost
43 877
43 877
43 877
43 877
Free-cash
34 689
28 445
36 824
37 256

Estimated living cost  is ₽43877 per week

₽29695
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3589
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽602
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.
₽9990
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
₽136222
₽129387
₽108957
₽130482
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%.

-
-
-
143 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 435
total
-
-
-
1 435
Employee
7 303
-
143 500
-
income
1 460
-
28 700
-
total
1 460
-
28 700
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

136 197
143 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
136 197
143 500
-
-
withholding
6 810
7 175
-
-
total
6 810
7 175
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
8 270
7 175
28 700
1 435
After tax
135 230
136 325
114 800
142 065
Living cost
5 843
5 843
5 843
5 843
Free-cash
129 387
130 482
108 957
136 222

Estimated living cost  is ₽5843 per week

₽3621
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽486
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.
₽1575
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
₽132960
₽125513
₽105695
₽127220
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%.

-
-
-
143 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 435
total
-
-
-
1 435
Employee
11 381
-
143 500
-
income
2 276
-
28 700
-
total
2 276
-
28 700
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

132 119
143 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
132 119
143 500
-
-
withholding
6 606
7 175
-
-
total
6 606
7 175
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
8 882
7 175
28 700
1 435
After tax
134 618
136 325
114 800
142 065
Living cost
9 105
9 105
9 105
9 105
Free-cash
125 513
127 220
105 695
132 960

Estimated living cost  is ₽9105 per week

₽6161
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽382
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽305
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.
₽2256
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
₽42826
₽50691
₽57357
₽38806
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.

-
-
-
143 500
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.

-
-
-
2 339
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.

-
-
-
6 206
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.

-
-
-
42 525
trade
-
-
-
14 531
total
-
-
-
65 601
Employee

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

45 201
-
143 500
-
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.

3 717
-
42 525
-
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.

205
-
2 339
-
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.

6 206
-
6 206
-
total
10 128
-
51 070
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
98 299
143 500
-
-
trade
14 106
20 593
-
-
income
14 745
21 526
-
-
chamber of commerce
283
348
-
-
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.

810
1 184
-
-
total
29 944
43 651
-
-
Dividends
68 355
99 849
-
-
withholding
16 743
24 617
-
-
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.

921
1 353
-
-
total
17 664
25 970
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
57 736
69 621
51 070
65 601
After tax
85 764
73 879
92 430
77 899
Living cost
35 073
35 073
35 073
35 073
Free-cash
50 691
38 806
57 357
42 826

Estimated living cost  is ₽35073 per week

₽24194
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3774
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
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.
₽6596
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
₽48966
₽54938
₽64914
₽44887
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.

-
-
-
143 500
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.

-
-
-
2 339
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.

-
-
-
6 206
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.

-
-
-
42 525
trade
-
-
-
15 948
total
-
-
-
67 018
Employee

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

34 747
-
143 500
-
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.

971
-
42 525
-
surtax

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

53
-
2 339
-
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.

6 206
-
6 206
-
total
7 230
-
51 070
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
108 753
143 500
-
-
trade
17 129
22 601
-
-
income
16 312
21 526
-
-
chamber of commerce
295
345
-
-
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.

896
1 184
-
-
total
34 632
45 656
-
-
Dividends
74 120
97 844
-
-
withholding
18 184
24 115
-
-
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.

1 000
1 326
-
-
total
19 184
25 441
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
61 046
71 097
51 070
67 018
After tax
82 454
72 403
92 430
76 482
Living cost
27 516
27 516
27 516
27 516
Free-cash
54 938
44 887
64 914
48 966

Estimated living cost  is ₽27516 per week

₽17309
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3208
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽514
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.
₽6486
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
₽40085
₽48745
₽56742
₽35978
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.

-
-
-
143 500
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.

-
-
-
2 339
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.

-
-
-
6 206
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.

-
-
-
42 525
trade
-
-
-
16 657
total
-
-
-
67 727
Employee

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

46 070
-
143 500
-
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.

3 958
-
42 525
-
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.

217
-
2 339
-
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.

6 206
-
6 206
-
total
10 381
-
51 070
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
97 430
143 500
-
-
trade
16 028
23 606
-
-
income
14 614
21 526
-
-
chamber of commerce
276
341
-
-
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.

803
1 184
-
-
total
31 721
46 657
-
-
Dividends
65 709
96 842
-
-
withholding
16 081
23 865
-
-
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.

884
1 312
-
-
total
16 965
25 177
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
59 067
71 834
51 070
67 727
After tax
84 433
71 666
92 430
75 773
Living cost
35 688
35 688
35 688
35 688
Free-cash
48 745
35 978
56 742
40 085

Estimated living cost  is ₽35688 per week

₽23868
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3763
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽533
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.
₽7523
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
₽33446
₽44042
₽50813
₽29310
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.

-
-
-
143 500
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.

-
-
-
2 339
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.

-
-
-
6 206
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.

-
-
-
42 525
trade
-
-
-
17 367
total
-
-
-
68 437
Employee

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

54 597
-
143 500
-
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.

6 420
-
42 525
-
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.

353
-
2 339
-
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.

6 206
-
6 206
-
total
12 979
-
51 070
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
88 903
143 500
-
-
trade
15 247
24 610
-
-
income
13 335
21 526
-
-
chamber of commerce
264
340
-
-
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.

733
1 184
-
-
total
29 579
47 660
-
-
Dividends
59 325
95 841
-
-
withholding
14 487
23 615
-
-
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.

796
1 298
-
-
total
15 283
24 913
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
57 841
72 573
51 070
68 437
After tax
85 659
70 927
92 430
75 063
Living cost
41 617
41 617
41 617
41 617
Free-cash
44 042
29 310
50 813
33 446

Estimated living cost  is ₽41617 per week

₽30395
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3329
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.
₽7353
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
₽47695
₽66965
₽42438
₽69857
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
-
-
-
143 500
surtax
-
-
-
5 396
unemployment
-
-
-
207
health
-
-
-
8 608
pensions
-
-
-
24 249
income
-
-
-
36 940
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
75 400
Employee
30 594
-
118 546
-
unemployment
2 129
-
8 251
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 129
-
31 957
-
surtax
109
-
4 567
-
pensions
2 041
-
7 906
-
health
781
-
3 022
-
total
10 189
-
55 703
-
Employer
30 594
-
118 546
-
pensions
4 079
-
15 802
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 391
-
5 394
-
unemployment
971
-
3 758
-
total
6 441
-
24 954
-
Corporate
106 466
143 500
-
-
income
27 682
37 310
-
-
total
27 682
37 310
-
-
Dividends
78 784
106 190
-
-
withholding
11 818
15 928
-
-
total
11 818
15 928
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
56 130
53 238
80 657
75 400
After tax
87 370
90 262
62 843
68 100
Living cost
20 405
20 405
20 405
20 405
Free-cash
66 965
69 857
42 438
47 695

Estimated living cost  is ₽20405 per week

₽12320
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1774
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.
₽5839
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
₽48053
₽67388
₽42796
₽70215
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
-
-
-
143 500
surtax
-
-
-
5 396
unemployment
-
-
-
207
health
-
-
-
8 608
pensions
-
-
-
24 249
income
-
-
-
36 940
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
75 400
Employee
30 042
-
118 546
-
unemployment
2 091
-
8 251
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 036
-
31 957
-
surtax
98
-
4 567
-
pensions
2 003
-
7 906
-
health
767
-
3 022
-
total
9 995
-
55 703
-
Employer
30 042
-
118 546
-
pensions
4 005
-
15 802
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 367
-
5 394
-
unemployment
952
-
3 758
-
total
6 324
-
24 954
-
Corporate
107 134
143 500
-
-
income
27 854
37 310
-
-
total
27 854
37 310
-
-
Dividends
79 280
106 190
-
-
withholding
11 892
15 928
-
-
total
11 892
15 928
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
56 065
53 238
80 657
75 400
After tax
87 435
90 262
62 843
68 100
Living cost
20 047
20 047
20 047
20 047
Free-cash
67 388
70 215
42 796
48 053

Estimated living cost  is ₽20047 per week

₽12257
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1850
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽462
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.
₽5477
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
₽81221
₽62870
₽65001
₽62492
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
-
-
-
143 500
unemployment
-
-
-
2 153
health
-
-
-
10 045
pensions
-
-
-
14 350
income
-
-
-
17 543
total
-
-
-
44 091
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.

26 255
10 449
120 084
-
unemployment
394
157
1 801
-
income
3 210
1 277
14 680
-
pensions
2 626
1 045
12 008
-
health
1 838
731
8 406
-
total
8 068
3 210
36 895
-
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.

26 255
10 449
120 084
-
pensions
5 120
2 038
23 416
-
total
5 120
2 038
23 416
-
Corporate
112 125
131 013
-
-
income
10 091
11 791
-
-
total
10 091
11 791
-
-
Dividends
102 034
119 222
-
-
withholding
19 386
22 652
-
-
social contributions
19 777
23 129
-
-
total
39 163
45 781
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
62 442
62 820
60 311
44 091
After tax
81 058
80 680
83 189
99 409
Living cost
18 188
18 188
18 188
18 188
Free-cash
62 870
62 492
65 001
81 221

Estimated living cost  is ₽18188 per week

₽12412
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1488
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽363
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.
₽3925
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
₽40832
₽44818
₽41958
₽45550
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
-
-
-
143 500
national
-
-
-
24 257
pensions
-
-
-
17 220
social contributions
-
-
-
1 543
municipal
-
-
-
15 654
total
-
-
-
58 674
Employee
68 198
-
124 054
-
municipal
8 424
-
16 210
-
national
13 053
-
25 118
-
pensions
2 728
-
4 962
-
total
24 205
-
46 290
-
Employer
68 198
-
124 054
-
pensions
5 456
-
9 924
-
social contributions
733
-
1 334
-
total
6 189
-
11 258
-
Corporate
64 611
143 500
-
-
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%.

12 922
28 700
-
-
total
12 922
28 700
-
-
Dividends
51 689
114 800
-
-
withholding
11 372
25 256
-
-
total
11 372
25 256
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
54 688
53 956
57 548
58 674
After tax
88 812
89 544
85 952
84 826
Living cost
43 994
43 994
43 994
43 994
Free-cash
44 818
45 550
41 958
40 832

Estimated living cost  is ₽43994 per week

₽29902
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4090
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽658
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.
₽9344
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
₽25807
₽50707
₽25807
₽48699
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
-
-
-
143 500
social contributions
-
-
-
23 559
income
-
-
-
42 384
total
-
-
-
65 943
Employee
71 062
-
143 500
-
social contributions
5 904
-
23 559
-
income
13 409
-
42 384
-
total
19 313
-
65 943
-
Employer
71 062
-
143 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
72 438
143 500
-
-
income
9 054
17 938
-
-
total
9 054
17 938
-
-
Dividends
63 384
125 562
-
-
withholding
12 676
25 113
-
-
total
12 676
25 113
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
41 043
43 051
65 943
65 943
After tax
102 457
100 449
77 557
77 557
Living cost
51 750
51 750
51 750
51 750
Free-cash
50 707
48 699
25 807
25 807

Estimated living cost  is ₽51750 per week

₽39370
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4217
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽495
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.
₽7668
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
₽31214
₽33485
₽24733
₽38229
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
-
-
-
143 500
national
-
-
-
34 514
regional
-
-
-
1 676
social contributions
-
-
-
36 909
municipal
-
-
-
853
total
-
-
-
73 952
Employee
80 738
-
143 500
-
municipal
428
-
760
-
national
13 990
-
29 807
-
social contributions
27 225
-
48 388
-
regional
762
-
1 478
-
total
42 405
-
80 433
-
Employer
80 738
-
143 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
62 762
143 500
-
-
nationa
15 062
34 440
-
-
municipal
2 448
5 596
-
-
total
17 510
40 036
-
-
Dividends
45 251
103 464
-
-
withholding
11 766
26 901
-
-
total
11 766
26 901
-
-
Income
143 500
143 500
143 500
143 500
Total tax
71 681
66 937
80 433
73 952
After tax
71 819
76 563
63 067
69 548
Living cost
38 334
38 334
38 334
38 334
Free-cash
33 485
38 229
24 733
31 214

Estimated living cost  is ₽38334 per week

₽26722
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2514
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽588
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.
₽8510
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
₽44588
₽48938
₽38143
₽50955
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
-
-
-
143 500
national
-
-
-
34 514
regional
-
-
-
2 164
social contributions
-
-
-
36 909
municipal
-
-
-
853
total
-
-
-
74 440
Employee
50 394
-
143 500
-
municipal
267
-
760
-
national
7 984
-
29 807
-
social contributions
16 993
-
48 388
-
regional
678
-
1 930
-
total
25 922
-
80 885
-
Employer
50 394
-
143 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
93 106
143 500
-
-