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
₽ 150500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽83862
₽105093
₽87860
₽108145
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
-
-
-
150 500
social contributions
-
-
-
33 110
income
-
-
-
6 223
total
-
-
-
39 333
Employee
29 203
-
130 304
-
social contributions
1 898
-
8 471
-
income
-
-
6 668
-
total
1 898
-
15 139
-
Employer
29 203
-
130 304
-
social contributions
4 527
-
20 196
-
total
4 527
-
20 196
-
Corporate
116 771
150 500
-
-
income
11 677
15 050
-
-
total
11 677
15 050
-
-
Dividends
105 094
135 450
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
18 102
15 050
35 335
39 333
After tax
132 398
135 450
115 165
111 167
Living cost
27 305
27 305
27 305
27 305
Free-cash
105 093
108 145
87 860
83 862

Estimated living cost  is ₽27305 per week

₽17655
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.
₽7078
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
₽48416
₽54033
₽10871
₽54480
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
-
-
-
150 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 571
health
-
-
-
8 117
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
602
pensions
-
-
-
19 632
income
-
-
-
39 182
total
-
-
-
73 104
Employee
39 707
36 199
119 019
-
unemployment
1 191
1 086
3 184
-
other
396
362
1 062
-
income
3 537
2 670
31 056
-
pensions
4 066
3 706
10 867
-
health
1 536
1 401
4 106
-
total
10 726
9 225
50 275
-
Employer
39 707
36 199
119 019
-
pensions
4 983
4 544
13 318
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 191
1 086
3 570
-
other
1 886
1 719
5 544
-
health
1 501
1 369
4 011
-
accident
515
471
1 379
-
unemployment
1 191
1 086
3 184
-
chamber of commerce
159
145
476
-
total
11 426
10 420
31 482
-
Corporate
99 366
103 882
115 571
-
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.

24 841
25 970
28 892
-
total
24 841
25 970
28 892
-
Dividends
74 525
77 912
-
-
withholding
20 494
21 425
-
-
total
20 494
21 425
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
67 487
67 040
110 649
73 104
After tax
83 013
83 460
39 851
77 396
Living cost
28 980
28 980
28 980
28 980
Free-cash
54 033
54 480
10 871
48 416

Estimated living cost  is ₽28980 per week

₽17384
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.
₽8119
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
₽45210
₽49950
₽7787
₽51354
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
-
-
-
150 500
surtax
-
-
-
179
unemployment
-
-
-
5 571
health
-
-
-
8 117
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
602
pensions
-
-
-
19 632
income
-
-
-
39 182
total
-
-
-
73 283
Employee
45 396
36 199
118 851
-
unemployment
1 362
1 086
3 184
-
other
453
362
1 062
-
income
5 168
2 670
30 987
-
pensions
4 649
3 706
10 867
-
health
1 757
1 401
4 106
-
total
13 389
9 225
50 206
-
Employer
45 396
36 199
118 851
-
pensions
5 697
4 544
13 318
-
surtax
179
179
179
-
payroll
1 362
1 086
3 565
-
other
2 156
1 719
5 537
-
health
1 715
1 369
4 011
-
accident
590
471
1 379
-
unemployment
1 362
1 086
3 184
-
chamber of commerce
181
145
476
-
total
13 242
10 599
31 649
-
Corporate
91 862
103 703
115 404
-
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.

22 966
25 926
28 851
-
total
22 966
25 926
28 851
-
Dividends
68 896
77 777
-
-
withholding
18 946
21 389
-
-
total
18 946
21 389
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
68 543
67 139
110 706
73 283
After tax
81 957
83 361
39 794
77 217
Living cost
32 007
32 007
32 007
32 007
Free-cash
49 950
51 354
7 787
45 210

Estimated living cost  is ₽32007 per week

₽21347
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2730
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
₽32067
₽37445
₽20397
₽51069
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
-
-
-
150 500
national
-
-
-
54 995
communal

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

-
-
-
7 671
social contributions
-
-
-
22 647
total
-
-
-
85 313
Employee

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

64 975
-
116 569
-
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
-
1 014
-
national
19 976
-
41 736
-
communal

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

3 389
-
6 080
-
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.

4 873
-
8 743
-
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
-
5 480
-
total
31 856
-
63 053
-
Employer

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

64 975
-
116 569
-
surtax
7 367
-
13 218
-
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.

5 757
-
10 327
-
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
-
7 169
-
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
-
1 515
-
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
-
1 701
-
total
18 913
-
33 930
-
Corporate
66 611
150 500
-
-
income
13 323
30 101
-
-
surtax
267
602
-
-
total
13 590
30 703
-
-
Dividends
53 021
119 798
-
-
withholding

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

15 576
35 608
-
-
total
15 576
35 608
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
79 935
66 311
96 983
85 313
After tax
70 565
84 189
53 517
65 187
Living cost
33 120
33 120
33 120
33 120
Free-cash
37 445
51 069
20 397
32 067

Estimated living cost  is ₽33120 per week

₽21334
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.
₽8372
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
₽103827
₽107518
₽109628
₽113052
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
-
-
-
150 500
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
3 649
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 696
income
-
-
-
22 575
total
-
-
-
31 047
Employee
20 691
-
144 275
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
349
-
income
2 069
-
14 427
-
pensions

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

1 816
-
2 786
-
health
952
-
1 460
-
total
5 064
-
19 022
-
Employer
20 691
-
144 275
-
pensions

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

2 280
-
3 496
-
health
1 428
-
2 189
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
349
-
unemployment
124
-
190
-
total
4 059
-
6 224
-
Corporate
125 749
150 500
-
-
income
12 575
15 050
-
-
total
12 575
15 050
-
-
Dividends
113 174
135 450
-
-
withholding
5 658
6 772
-
-
total
5 658
6 772
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
27 356
21 822
25 246
31 047
After tax
123 144
128 678
125 254
119 453
Living cost
15 626
15 626
15 626
15 626
Free-cash
107 518
113 052
109 628
103 827

Estimated living cost  is ₽15626 per week

₽10335
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽895
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽373
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.
₽4024
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
₽107543
₽112548
₽113344
₽116768
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
-
-
-
150 500
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
3 649
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 696
income
-
-
-
22 575
total
-
-
-
31 047
Employee
15 770
-
144 275
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

174
-
349
-
income
1 577
-
14 427
-
pensions

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

1 385
-
2 786
-
health
725
-
1 460
-
total
3 861
-
19 022
-
Employer
15 770
-
144 275
-
pensions

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

1 738
-
3 496
-
health
1 088
-
2 189
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

174
-
349
-
unemployment
94
-
190
-
total
3 094
-
6 224
-
Corporate
131 635
150 500
-
-
income
13 163
15 050
-
-
total
13 163
15 050
-
-
Dividends
118 472
135 450
-
-
withholding
5 924
6 772
-
-
total
5 924
6 772
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
26 042
21 822
25 246
31 047
After tax
124 458
128 678
125 254
119 453
Living cost
11 910
11 910
11 910
11 910
Free-cash
112 548
116 768
113 344
107 543

Estimated living cost  is ₽11910 per week

₽6953
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽851
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽316
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.
₽3791
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
₽82312
₽83848
₽80962
₽88790
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
-
-
-
150 500
health
-
-
-
3 837
social contributions
-
-
-
14 697
income
-
-
-
28 623
total
-
-
-
47 157
Employee
69 848
69 848
140 090
-
income
7 605
6 466
27 896
-
social contributions
2 641
5 797
7 819
-
health
541
1 188
2 382
-
total
10 787
13 451
38 097
-
Employer
69 848
69 848
140 090
-
social contributions
2 641
5 797
7 819
-
health
588
1 293
2 591
-
total
3 229
7 090
10 410
-
Corporate
115 453
73 562
-
-
income
14 431
9 195
-
-
total
14 431
9 195
-
-
Dividends
101 021
64 367
-
-
withholding
17 174
10 943
-
-
total
17 174
10 943
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
45 621
40 679
48 507
47 157
After tax
104 879
109 821
101 993
103 343
Living cost
21 031
21 031
21 031
21 031
Free-cash
83 848
88 790
80 962
82 312

Estimated living cost  is ₽21031 per week

₽12604
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2063
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
₽73880
₽76591
₽72530
₽80358
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
-
-
-
150 500
health
-
-
-
3 837
social contributions
-
-
-
14 697
income
-
-
-
28 623
total
-
-
-
47 157
Employee
69 848
69 848
140 090
-
income
7 335
6 466
27 896
-
social contributions
3 394
5 797
7 819
-
health
695
1 188
2 382
-
total
11 424
13 451
38 097
-
Employer
69 848
69 848
140 090
-
social contributions
3 394
5 797
7 819
-
health
757
1 293
2 591
-
total
4 151
7 090
10 410
-
Corporate
105 463
73 562
-
-
income
13 183
9 195
-
-
total
13 183
9 195
-
-
Dividends
92 280
64 367
-
-
withholding
15 688
10 943
-
-
total
15 688
10 943
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
44 446
40 679
48 507
47 157
After tax
106 054
109 821
101 993
103 343
Living cost
29 463
29 463
29 463
29 463
Free-cash
76 591
80 358
72 530
73 880

Estimated living cost  is ₽29463 per week

₽20141
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2301
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.
₽6526
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
₽64002
₽75149
₽57381
₽82634
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
-
-
-
150 500
health
-
-
-
20 318
social contributions
-
-
-
30 197
income
-
-
-
14 998
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
65 513
Employee
30 860
-
114 355
-
income
3 703
-
13 829
-
social contributions
2 006
-
6 722
-
health
4 166
-
15 438
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 875
-
35 989
-
Employer
30 860
-
114 355
-
social contributions
7 715
-
25 853
-
health
2 777
-
10 292
-
total
10 492
-
36 145
-
Corporate
109 147
150 500
-
-
income
20 738
28 595
-
-
total
20 738
28 595
-
-
Dividends
88 409
121 905
-
-
withholding
13 261
18 286
-
-
total
13 261
18 286
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
54 366
46 881
72 134
65 513
After tax
96 134
103 619
78 366
84 987
Living cost
20 985
20 985
20 985
20 985
Free-cash
75 149
82 634
57 381
64 002

Estimated living cost  is ₽20985 per week

₽14576
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1493
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽413
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.
₽4503
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
₽59128
₽68536
₽52507
₽77760
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
-
-
-
150 500
health
-
-
-
20 318
social contributions
-
-
-
30 197
income
-
-
-
14 998
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
65 513
Employee
38 028
-
114 355
-
income
4 563
-
13 829
-
social contributions
2 472
-
6 722
-
health
5 134
-
15 438
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 169
-
35 989
-
Employer
38 028
-
114 355
-
social contributions
9 507
-
25 853
-
health
3 422
-
10 292
-
total
12 929
-
36 145
-
Corporate
99 543
150 500
-
-
income
18 913
28 595
-
-
total
18 913
28 595
-
-
Dividends
80 629
121 905
-
-
withholding
12 094
18 286
-
-
total
12 094
18 286
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
56 105
46 881
72 134
65 513
After tax
94 395
103 619
78 366
84 987
Living cost
25 859
25 859
25 859
25 859
Free-cash
68 536
77 760
52 507
59 128

Estimated living cost  is ₽25859 per week

₽19230
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1433
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽447
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.
₽4749
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
₽45462
-₽47991
-₽47991
-₽47991
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
-
-
-
150 500
national
-
-
-
17 342
pensions
-
-
-
790
municipal
-
-
-
31 054
labour market
-
-
-
11 977
total
-
-
-
61 163
Employee
185 187
185 187
185 187
-
municipal
39 434
39 434
39 434
-
national
22 624
22 624
22 624
-
pensions
263
263
263
-
labour market
14 794
14 794
14 794
-
total
77 115
77 115
77 115
-
Employer
185 187
185 187
185 187
-
pensions
526
526
526
-
labour market
14 815
14 815
14 815
-
municipal
39 497
39 497
39 497
-
national
22 663
22 663
22 663
-
total
77 501
77 501
77 501
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
154 616
154 616
154 616
61 163
After tax
-4 116
-4 116
-4 116
89 337
Living cost
43 875
43 875
43 875
43 875
Free-cash
-47 991
-47 991
-47 991
45 462

Estimated living cost  is ₽43875 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.
₽9290
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
₽58729
₽92818
₽64805
₽98459
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
-
-
-
150 500
health
-
-
-
19 565
pensions
-
-
-
30 099
income
-
-
-
20 167
total
-
-
-
69 831
Employee
25 769
-
112 480
-
unemployment
412
-
1 800
-
income
2 901
-
21 687
-
pensions
515
-
2 250
-
total
3 828
-
25 737
-
Employer
25 769
-
112 480
-
pensions
5 154
-
22 495
-
health
3 349
-
14 623
-
unemployment
207
-
900
-
total
8 710
-
38 018
-
Corporate
116 021
150 500
-
-
income
23 204
30 101
-
-
total
23 204
30 101
-
-
Dividends
92 817
120 399
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
35 742
30 101
63 755
69 831
After tax
114 758
120 399
86 745
80 669
Living cost
21 940
21 940
21 940
21 940
Free-cash
92 818
98 459
64 805
58 729

Estimated living cost  is ₽21940 per week

₽15049
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
₽63578
₽62080
₽44680
₽60022
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

-
-
-
150 500
national
-
-
-
23 368
health
-
-
-
1 939
municipal
-
-
-
26 741
total
-
-
-
52 048
Employee
47 791
-
126 610
-
unemployment
717
-
1 900
-
municipal
7 828
-
20 627
-
national
789
-
14 412
-
pensions
3 225
-
8 547
-
health
357
-
1 570
-
total
12 916
-
47 056
-
Employer
47 791
-
126 610
-
pensions
8 291
-
21 966
-
health
367
-
976
-
accident
48
-
126
-
unemployment
310
-
822
-
total
9 016
-
23 890
-
Corporate
93 692
150 500
-
-
income
18 739
30 101
-
-
total
18 739
30 101
-
-
Dividends

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

56 215
90 300
-
-
municipal
10 119
16 254
-
-
national
2 756
9 249
-
-
total
12 875
25 503
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
53 546
55 604
70 946
52 048
After tax
96 954
94 896
79 554
98 452
Living cost
34 874
34 874
34 874
34 874
Free-cash
62 080
60 022
44 680
63 578

Estimated living cost  is ₽34874 per week

₽22780
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3354
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.
₽8186
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
₽56965
₽52901
₽55760
₽47853
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
-
-
-
150 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
6 068
pensions
-
-
-
27 741
social contributions
-
-
-
4 289
income
-
-
-
22 772
other
-
-
-
4 666
total
-
-
-
65 536
Employee
34 703
-
117 152
-
income
1 789
-
22 186
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
989
-
3 339
-
pensions
3 925
-
7 867
-
total
6 703
-
33 392
-
Employer
34 703
-
117 152
-
pensions
5 702
-
13 293
-
social contributions
103
-
352
-
other
1 198
-
4 451
-
health
2 429
-
10 509
-
unemployment
1 405
-
4 744
-
total
10 837
-
33 349
-
Corporate
104 960
150 500
-
-
income
29 389
42 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
29 389
42 140
-
-
Dividends
75 571
108 360
-
-
withholding
9 674
13 870
-
-
social contributions
12 997
18 638
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
22 671
32 508
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
69 600
74 648
66 741
65 536
After tax
80 900
75 852
83 759
84 964
Living cost
27 999
27 999
27 999
27 999
Free-cash
52 901
47 853
55 760
56 965

Estimated living cost  is ₽27999 per week

₽16238
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2844
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.
₽8386
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
₽53886
₽50139
₽52681
₽44774
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
-
-
-
150 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
6 068
pensions
-
-
-
27 741
social contributions
-
-
-
4 289
income
-
-
-
22 772
other
-
-
-
4 666
total
-
-
-
65 536
Employee
38 876
-
117 152
-
income
2 294
-
22 186
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 108
-
3 339
-
pensions
4 396
-
7 867
-
total
7 798
-
33 392
-
Employer
38 876
-
117 152
-
pensions
6 387
-
13 293
-
social contributions
117
-
352
-
other
1 341
-
4 451
-
health
2 722
-
10 509
-
unemployment
1 574
-
4 744
-
total
12 141
-
33 349
-
Corporate
99 483
150 500
-
-
income
27 855
42 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
27 855
42 140
-
-
Dividends
71 629
108 360
-
-
withholding
9 169
13 870
-
-
social contributions
12 320
18 638
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
21 489
32 508
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
69 283
74 648
66 741
65 536
After tax
81 217
75 852
83 759
84 964
Living cost
31 078
31 078
31 078
31 078
Free-cash
50 139
44 774
52 681
53 886

Estimated living cost  is ₽31078 per week

₽19596
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.
₽8428
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
₽41092
₽38224
₽39887
₽31980
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
-
-
-
150 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
6 068
pensions
-
-
-
27 741
social contributions
-
-
-
4 289
income
-
-
-
22 772
other
-
-
-
4 666
total
-
-
-
65 536
Employee
56 892
-
117 152
-
income
4 964
-
22 186
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 620
-
3 339
-
pensions
6 435
-
7 867
-
total
13 019
-
33 392
-
Employer
56 892
-
117 152
-
pensions
9 348
-
13 293
-
social contributions
171
-
352
-
other
1 963
-
4 451
-
health
3 982
-
10 509
-
unemployment
2 305
-
4 744
-
total
17 769
-
33 349
-
Corporate
75 839
150 500
-
-
income
21 235
42 140
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
21 235
42 140
-
-
Dividends
54 604
108 360
-
-
withholding
6 990
13 870
-
-
social contributions
9 391
18 638
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
16 381
32 508
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
68 404
74 648
66 741
65 536
After tax
82 096
75 852
83 759
84 964
Living cost
43 872
43 872
43 872
43 872
Free-cash
38 224
31 980
39 887
41 092

Estimated living cost  is ₽43872 per week

₽29692
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.
₽9989
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
₽143148
₽136032
₽114553
₽137128
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%.

-
-
-
150 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 505
total
-
-
-
1 505
Employee
7 308
-
150 500
-
income
1 461
-
30 100
-
total
1 461
-
30 100
-
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%.

143 192
150 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
143 192
150 500
-
-
withholding
7 160
7 525
-
-
total
7 160
7 525
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
8 621
7 525
30 100
1 505
After tax
141 879
142 975
120 400
148 995
Living cost
5 847
5 847
5 847
5 847
Free-cash
136 032
137 128
114 553
143 148

Estimated living cost  is ₽5847 per week

₽3623
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.
₽1577
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
₽139884
₽132156
₽111289
₽133864
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%.

-
-
-
150 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 505
total
-
-
-
1 505
Employee
11 389
-
150 500
-
income
2 278
-
30 100
-
total
2 278
-
30 100
-
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%.

139 111
150 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
139 111
150 500
-
-
withholding
6 955
7 525
-
-
total
6 955
7 525
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
9 233
7 525
30 100
1 505
After tax
141 267
142 975
120 400
148 995
Living cost
9 111
9 111
9 111
9 111
Free-cash
132 156
133 864
111 289
139 884

Estimated living cost  is ₽9111 per week

₽6166
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.
₽306
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽2257
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
₽45720
₽54284
₽61256
₽42401
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.

-
-
-
150 500
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.

-
-
-
2 501
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.

-
-
-
45 468
trade
-
-
-
15 536
total
-
-
-
69 711
Employee

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

45 196
-
150 500
-
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.

3 716
-
45 468
-
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
-
2 501
-
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
10 127
-
54 175
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
105 304
150 500
-
-
trade
15 111
21 597
-
-
income
15 795
22 575
-
-
chamber of commerce
293
359
-
-
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.

869
1 241
-
-
total
32 068
45 772
-
-
Dividends
73 236
104 728
-
-
withholding
17 964
25 838
-
-
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.

988
1 420
-
-
total
18 952
27 258
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
61 147
73 030
54 175
69 711
After tax
89 353
77 470
96 325
80 789
Living cost
35 069
35 069
35 069
35 069
Free-cash
54 284
42 401
61 256
45 720

Estimated living cost  is ₽35069 per week

₽24192
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3773
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.
₽6595
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
₽51760
₽58459
₽68812
₽48409
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.

-
-
-
150 500
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.

-
-
-
2 501
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.

-
-
-
45 468
trade
-
-
-
17 052
total
-
-
-
71 227
Employee

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

34 743
-
150 500
-
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.

970
-
45 468
-
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
-
2 501
-
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
7 229
-
54 175
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
115 757
150 500
-
-
trade
18 232
23 704
-
-
income
17 364
22 575
-
-
chamber of commerce
303
353
-
-
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.

955
1 241
-
-
total
36 854
47 873
-
-
Dividends
78 903
102 627
-
-
withholding
19 380
25 312
-
-
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.

1 065
1 393
-
-
total
20 445
26 705
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
64 528
74 578
54 175
71 227
After tax
85 972
75 922
96 325
79 273
Living cost
27 513
27 513
27 513
27 513
Free-cash
58 459
48 409
68 812
51 760

Estimated living cost  is ₽27513 per week

₽17307
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.
₽6485
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
₽42831
₽52227
₽60641
₽39466
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.

-
-
-
150 500
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.

-
-
-
2 501
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.

-
-
-
45 468
trade
-
-
-
17 810
total
-
-
-
71 985
Employee

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

46 065
-
150 500
-
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
-
45 468
-
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
-
2 501
-
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
-
54 175
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
104 435
150 500
-
-
trade
17 179
24 757
-
-
income
15 666
22 575
-
-
chamber of commerce
286
352
-
-
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.

862
1 241
-
-
total
33 993
48 925
-
-
Dividends
70 442
101 576
-
-
withholding
17 265
25 048
-
-
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.

950
1 377
-
-
total
18 215
26 425
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
62 589
75 350
54 175
71 985
After tax
87 911
75 150
96 325
78 515
Living cost
35 684
35 684
35 684
35 684
Free-cash
52 227
39 466
60 641
42 831

Estimated living cost  is ₽35684 per week

₽23866
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
₽36144
₽47493
₽54713
₽32762
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.

-
-
-
150 500
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.

-
-
-
2 501
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.

-
-
-
45 468
trade
-
-
-
18 569
total
-
-
-
72 744
Employee

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

54 591
-
150 500
-
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.

6 419
-
45 468
-
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
-
2 501
-
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
12 978
-
54 175
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
95 909
150 500
-
-
trade
16 448
25 810
-
-
income
14 387
22 575
-
-
chamber of commerce
272
350
-
-
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.

791
1 241
-
-
total
31 898
49 976
-
-
Dividends
64 011
100 524
-
-
withholding
15 657
24 786
-
-
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.

862
1 364
-
-
total
16 519
26 150
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
61 395
76 126
54 175
72 744
After tax
89 105
74 374
96 325
77 756
Living cost
41 612
41 612
41 612
41 612
Free-cash
47 493
32 762
54 713
36 144

Estimated living cost  is ₽41612 per week

₽30392
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.
₽7352
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
₽50940
₽71372
₽45290
₽74262
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
-
-
-
150 500
surtax
-
-
-
6 004
unemployment
-
-
-
207
health
-
-
-
8 607
pensions
-
-
-
24 247
income
-
-
-
40 092
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
79 157
Employee
30 590
-
124 981
-
unemployment
2 129
-
8 438
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 128
-
34 658
-
surtax
109
-
5 016
-
pensions
2 041
-
8 086
-
health
781
-
3 091
-
total
10 188
-
59 289
-
Employer
30 590
-
124 981
-
pensions
4 078
-
16 160
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 391
-
5 516
-
unemployment
970
-
3 842
-
total
6 439
-
25 518
-
Corporate
113 470
150 500
-
-
income
29 502
39 130
-
-
total
29 502
39 130
-
-
Dividends
83 967
111 370
-
-
withholding
12 596
16 705
-
-
total
12 596
16 705
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
58 725
55 835
84 807
79 157
After tax
91 775
94 665
65 693
71 343
Living cost
20 403
20 403
20 403
20 403
Free-cash
71 372
74 262
45 290
50 940

Estimated living cost  is ₽20403 per week

₽12318
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.
₽5838
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
₽51299
₽71792
₽45649
₽74621
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
-
-
-
150 500
surtax
-
-
-
6 004
unemployment
-
-
-
207
health
-
-
-
8 607
pensions
-
-
-
24 247
income
-
-
-
40 092
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
79 157
Employee
30 039
-
124 981
-
unemployment
2 091
-
8 438
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 035
-
34 658
-
surtax
98
-
5 016
-
pensions
2 003
-
8 086
-
health
767
-
3 091
-
total
9 994
-
59 289
-
Employer
30 039
-
124 981
-
pensions
4 004
-
16 160
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 367
-
5 516
-
unemployment
952
-
3 842
-
total
6 323
-
25 518
-
Corporate
114 138
150 500
-
-
income
29 677
39 130
-
-
total
29 677
39 130
-
-
Dividends
84 462
111 370
-
-
withholding
12 670
16 705
-
-
total
12 670
16 705
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
58 664
55 835
84 807
79 157
After tax
91 836
94 665
65 693
71 343
Living cost
20 044
20 044
20 044
20 044
Free-cash
71 792
74 621
45 649
51 299

Estimated living cost  is ₽20044 per week

₽12256
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.
₽5476
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
₽86120
₽66835
₽69107
₽66459
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
-
-
-
150 500
unemployment
-
-
-
2 257
health
-
-
-
10 535
pensions
-
-
-
15 050
income
-
-
-
18 399
total
-
-
-
46 241
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.

26 185
10 421
125 941
-
unemployment
393
156
1 889
-
income
3 201
1 274
15 396
-
pensions
2 618
1 042
12 594
-
health
1 833
729
8 816
-
total
8 045
3 201
38 695
-
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.

26 185
10 421
125 941
-
pensions
5 106
2 032
24 559
-
total
5 106
2 032
24 559
-
Corporate
119 210
138 047
-
-
income
10 729
12 424
-
-
total
10 729
12 424
-
-
Dividends
108 481
125 623
-
-
withholding
20 611
23 868
-
-
social contributions
21 035
24 377
-
-
total
41 646
48 245
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
65 526
65 902
63 254
46 241
After tax
84 974
84 598
87 246
104 259
Living cost
18 139
18 139
18 139
18 139
Free-cash
66 835
66 459
69 107
86 120

Estimated living cost  is ₽18139 per week

₽12379
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1484
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽362
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.
₽3914
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
₽44869
₽49222
₽45815
₽49954
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
-
-
-
150 500
national
-
-
-
25 524
pensions
-
-
-
18 060
social contributions
-
-
-
1 618
municipal
-
-
-
16 471
total
-
-
-
61 673
Employee
68 143
-
130 106
-
municipal
8 417
-
17 054
-
national
13 043
-
26 662
-
pensions
2 726
-
5 204
-
total
24 186
-
48 920
-
Employer
68 143
-
130 106
-
pensions
5 451
-
10 408
-
social contributions
733
-
1 399
-
total
6 184
-
11 807
-
Corporate
71 675
150 500
-
-
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%.

14 335
30 100
-
-
total
14 335
30 100
-
-
Dividends
57 340
120 400
-
-
withholding
12 615
26 488
-
-
total
12 615
26 488
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
57 320
56 588
60 727
61 673
After tax
93 180
93 912
89 773
88 827
Living cost
43 958
43 958
43 958
43 958
Free-cash
49 222
49 954
45 815
44 869

Estimated living cost  is ₽43958 per week

₽29878
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4086
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.
₽9336
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
₽28682
₽55612
₽28682
₽53605
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
-
-
-
150 500
social contributions
-
-
-
24 889
income
-
-
-
45 185
total
-
-
-
70 074
Employee
71 054
-
150 500
-
social contributions
5 903
-
24 889
-
income
13 408
-
45 185
-
total
19 311
-
70 074
-
Employer
71 054
-
150 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
79 446
150 500
-
-
income
9 931
18 813
-
-
total
9 931
18 813
-
-
Dividends
69 515
131 687
-
-
withholding
13 902
26 338
-
-
total
13 902
26 338
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
43 144
45 151
70 074
70 074
After tax
107 356
105 349
80 426
80 426
Living cost
51 744
51 744
51 744
51 744
Free-cash
55 612
53 605
28 682
28 682

Estimated living cost  is ₽51744 per week

₽39366
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4216
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.
₽7667
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
₽34155
₽37227
₽27355
₽41969
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
-
-
-
150 500
national
-
-
-
36 646
regional
-
-
-
1 766
social contributions
-
-
-
38 709
municipal
-
-
-
895
total
-
-
-
78 016
Employee
80 729
-
150 500
-
municipal
427
-
798
-
national
13 988
-
31 711
-
social contributions
27 222
-
50 748
-
regional
762
-
1 559
-
total
42 399
-
84 816
-
Employer
80 729
-
150 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
69 771
150 500
-
-
nationa
16 745
36 120
-
-
municipal
2 722
5 869
-
-
total
19 467
41 989
-
-
Dividends
50 304
108 510
-
-
withholding
13 078
28 213
-
-
total
13 078
28 213
-
-
Income
150 500
150 500
150 500
150 500
Total tax
74 944
70 202
84 816
78 016
After tax
75 556
80 298
65 684
72 484
Living cost
38 329
38 329
38 329
38 329
Free-cash
37 227
41 969
27 355
34 155

Estimated living cost  is ₽38329 per week

₽26719
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2513
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.
₽8509
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
₽47512
₽52622
₽40749
₽54638
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
-
-
-
150 500
national
-
-
-
36 646
regional
-
-
-
2 269
social contributions
-
-
-
38 709
municipal
-
-
-
895
total
-
-
-
78 519
Employee
50 388
-
150 500
-
municipal
267
-
798
-
national
7 983
-
31 711
-
social contributions
16 991
-
50 748
-
regional
678
-
2 025
-
total
25 919
-
85 282
-
Employer
50 388
-
150 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
100 112
150 500
-
-