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
₽ 159500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽90233
₽113266
₽94471
₽116312
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
-
-
-
159 500
social contributions
-
-
-
35 089
income
-
-
-
6 939
total
-
-
-
42 028
Employee
29 132
-
138 096
-
social contributions
1 893
-
8 976
-
income
-
-
7 410
-
total
1 893
-
16 386
-
Employer
29 132
-
138 096
-
social contributions
4 516
-
21 404
-
total
4 516
-
21 404
-
Corporate
125 852
159 500
-
-
income
12 586
15 949
-
-
total
12 586
15 949
-
-
Dividends
113 266
143 551
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
18 995
15 949
37 790
42 028
After tax
140 505
143 551
121 710
117 472
Living cost
27 239
27 239
27 239
27 239
Free-cash
113 266
116 312
94 471
90 233

Estimated living cost  is ₽27239 per week

₽17612
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2053
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽512
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.
₽7061
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
₽53131
₽58992
₽13417
₽59442
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
-
-
-
159 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 558
health
-
-
-
8 098
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
638
pensions
-
-
-
19 585
income
-
-
-
43 580
total
-
-
-
77 459
Employee
39 611
36 112
127 457
-
unemployment
1 188
1 083
3 176
-
other
396
361
1 059
-
income
3 529
2 664
34 953
-
pensions
4 057
3 697
10 840
-
health
1 532
1 398
4 096
-
total
10 702
9 203
54 124
-
Employer
39 611
36 112
127 457
-
pensions
4 971
4 533
13 286
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 188
1 083
3 824
-
other
1 881
1 714
5 871
-
health
1 498
1 365
4 002
-
accident
514
469
1 376
-
unemployment
1 188
1 083
3 176
-
chamber of commerce
158
144
509
-
total
11 398
10 391
32 044
-
Corporate
108 490
112 995
124 018
-
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.

27 122
28 248
31 005
-
total
27 122
28 248
31 005
-
Dividends
81 368
84 747
-
-
withholding
22 376
23 306
-
-
total
22 376
23 306
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
71 598
71 148
117 173
77 459
After tax
87 902
88 352
42 327
82 041
Living cost
28 910
28 910
28 910
28 910
Free-cash
58 992
59 442
13 417
53 131

Estimated living cost  is ₽28910 per week

₽17342
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2953
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽516
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.
₽8099
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
₽49932
₽54924
₽10353
₽56326
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
-
-
-
159 500
surtax
-
-
-
179
unemployment
-
-
-
5 558
health
-
-
-
8 098
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
638
pensions
-
-
-
19 585
income
-
-
-
43 580
total
-
-
-
77 638
Employee
45 286
36 112
127 290
-
unemployment
1 358
1 083
3 176
-
other
452
361
1 059
-
income
5 155
2 664
34 872
-
pensions
4 638
3 697
10 840
-
health
1 752
1 398
4 096
-
total
13 355
9 203
54 043
-
Employer
45 286
36 112
127 290
-
pensions
5 683
4 533
13 286
-
surtax
179
179
179
-
payroll
1 358
1 083
3 819
-
other
2 151
1 714
5 864
-
health
1 711
1 365
4 002
-
accident
588
469
1 376
-
unemployment
1 358
1 083
3 176
-
chamber of commerce
181
144
509
-
total
13 209
10 570
32 211
-
Corporate
101 004
112 816
123 851
-
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.

25 251
28 203
30 963
-
total
25 251
28 203
30 963
-
Dividends
75 753
84 613
-
-
withholding
20 831
23 268
-
-
total
20 831
23 268
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
72 646
71 244
117 217
77 638
After tax
86 854
88 256
42 283
81 862
Living cost
31 930
31 930
31 930
31 930
Free-cash
54 924
56 326
10 353
49 932

Estimated living cost  is ₽31930 per week

₽21296
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2724
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽524
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.
₽7386
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
₽36108
₽42571
₽23125
₽56163
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
-
-
-
159 500
national
-
-
-
59 545
communal

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

-
-
-
8 215
social contributions
-
-
-
22 592
total
-
-
-
90 352
Employee

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

64 818
-
123 539
-
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.

564
-
1 075
-
national
19 928
-
44 787
-
communal

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

3 381
-
6 443
-
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.

4 861
-
9 265
-
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.

3 045
-
5 805
-
total
31 779
-
67 375
-
Employer

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

64 818
-
123 539
-
surtax
7 350
-
14 008
-
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.

5 744
-
10 945
-
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.

3 986
-
7 597
-
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.

843
-
1 606
-
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.

946
-
1 804
-
total
18 869
-
35 960
-
Corporate
75 814
159 500
-
-
income
15 164
31 901
-
-
surtax
303
638
-
-
total
15 467
32 539
-
-
Dividends
60 348
126 961
-
-
withholding

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

17 774
37 758
-
-
total
17 774
37 758
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
83 889
70 297
103 335
90 352
After tax
75 611
89 203
56 165
69 148
Living cost
33 040
33 040
33 040
33 040
Free-cash
42 571
56 163
23 125
36 108

Estimated living cost  is ₽33040 per week

₽21282
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2889
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽518
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8352
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
₽111547
₽115270
₽117801
₽120791
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
-
-
-
159 500
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
3 638
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 682
income
-
-
-
23 925
total
-
-
-
32 372
Employee
20 632
-
153 293
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
348
-
income
2 064
-
15 330
-
pensions

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

1 811
-
2 778
-
health
949
-
1 455
-
total
5 051
-
19 911
-
Employer
20 632
-
153 293
-
pensions

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

2 274
-
3 486
-
health
1 424
-
2 183
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
348
-
unemployment
124
-
190
-
total
4 049
-
6 207
-
Corporate
134 820
159 500
-
-
income
13 482
15 950
-
-
total
13 482
15 950
-
-
Dividends
121 338
143 550
-
-
withholding
6 067
7 178
-
-
total
6 067
7 178
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
28 649
23 128
26 118
32 372
After tax
130 851
136 372
133 382
127 128
Living cost
15 581
15 581
15 581
15 581
Free-cash
115 270
120 791
117 801
111 547

Estimated living cost  is ₽15581 per week

₽10305
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽892
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.
₽4013
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
₽115252
₽120290
₽121506
₽124496
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
-
-
-
159 500
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
3 638
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 682
income
-
-
-
23 925
total
-
-
-
32 372
Employee
15 725
-
153 293
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
348
-
income
1 572
-
15 330
-
pensions

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

1 381
-
2 778
-
health
723
-
1 455
-
total
3 849
-
19 911
-
Employer
15 725
-
153 293
-
pensions

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

1 733
-
3 486
-
health
1 085
-
2 183
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
348
-
unemployment
94
-
190
-
total
3 085
-
6 207
-
Corporate
140 689
159 500
-
-
income
14 069
15 950
-
-
total
14 069
15 950
-
-
Dividends
126 621
143 550
-
-
withholding
6 331
7 178
-
-
total
6 331
7 178
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
27 334
23 128
26 118
32 372
After tax
132 166
136 372
133 382
127 128
Living cost
11 876
11 876
11 876
11 876
Free-cash
120 290
124 496
121 506
115 252

Estimated living cost  is ₽11876 per week

₽6933
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽848
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.
₽3780
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
₽88045
₽90446
₽86641
₽95377
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
-
-
-
159 500
health
-
-
-
4 067
social contributions
-
-
-
14 661
income
-
-
-
31 747
total
-
-
-
50 475
Employee
69 680
69 680
148 945
-
income
7 587
6 450
30 993
-
social contributions
2 634
5 783
7 800
-
health
540
1 185
2 531
-
total
10 761
13 418
41 324
-
Employer
69 680
69 680
148 945
-
social contributions
2 634
5 783
7 800
-
health
586
1 290
2 755
-
total
3 220
7 073
10 555
-
Corporate
124 538
82 748
-
-
income
15 568
10 343
-
-
total
15 568
10 343
-
-
Dividends
108 970
72 404
-
-
withholding
18 525
12 309
-
-
total
18 525
12 309
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
48 074
43 143
51 879
50 475
After tax
111 426
116 357
107 621
109 025
Living cost
20 980
20 980
20 980
20 980
Free-cash
90 446
95 377
86 641
88 045

Estimated living cost  is ₽20980 per week

₽12574
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.
₽464
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5885
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
₽79634
₽83208
₽78230
₽86966
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
-
-
-
159 500
health
-
-
-
4 067
social contributions
-
-
-
14 661
income
-
-
-
31 747
total
-
-
-
50 475
Employee
69 680
69 680
148 945
-
income
7 317
6 450
30 993
-
social contributions
3 386
5 783
7 800
-
health
693
1 185
2 531
-
total
11 396
13 418
41 324
-
Employer
69 680
69 680
148 945
-
social contributions
3 386
5 783
7 800
-
health
755
1 290
2 755
-
total
4 141
7 073
10 555
-
Corporate
114 572
82 748
-
-
income
14 321
10 343
-
-
total
14 321
10 343
-
-
Dividends
100 251
72 404
-
-
withholding
17 043
12 309
-
-
total
17 043
12 309
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
46 901
43 143
51 879
50 475
After tax
112 599
116 357
107 621
109 025
Living cost
29 391
29 391
29 391
29 391
Free-cash
83 208
86 966
78 230
79 634

Estimated living cost  is ₽29391 per week

₽20092
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2296
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽494
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6510
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
₽70394
₽81405
₽63544
₽88875
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
-
-
-
159 500
health
-
-
-
21 532
social contributions
-
-
-
30 133
income
-
-
-
16 175
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
325
total
-
-
-
68 165
Employee
30 795
-
122 661
-
income
3 695
-
14 909
-
social contributions
2 002
-
6 708
-
health
4 157
-
16 559
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 854
-
38 176
-
Employer
30 795
-
122 661
-
social contributions
7 699
-
25 799
-
health
2 772
-
11 040
-
total
10 471
-
36 839
-
Corporate
118 234
159 500
-
-
income
22 464
30 305
-
-
total
22 464
30 305
-
-
Dividends
95 770
129 195
-
-
withholding
14 365
19 379
-
-
total
14 365
19 379
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
57 154
49 684
75 015
68 165
After tax
102 346
109 816
84 485
91 335
Living cost
20 941
20 941
20 941
20 941
Free-cash
81 405
88 875
63 544
70 394

Estimated living cost  is ₽20941 per week

₽14546
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1490
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽412
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.
₽4494
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
₽65530
₽74805
₽58680
₽84011
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
-
-
-
159 500
health
-
-
-
21 532
social contributions
-
-
-
30 133
income
-
-
-
16 175
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
325
total
-
-
-
68 165
Employee
37 948
-
122 661
-
income
4 554
-
14 909
-
social contributions
2 467
-
6 708
-
health
5 123
-
16 559
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 144
-
38 176
-
Employer
37 948
-
122 661
-
social contributions
9 487
-
25 799
-
health
3 415
-
11 040
-
total
12 902
-
36 839
-
Corporate
108 650
159 500
-
-
income
20 643
30 305
-
-
total
20 643
30 305
-
-
Dividends
88 006
129 195
-
-
withholding
13 201
19 379
-
-
total
13 201
19 379
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
58 890
49 684
75 015
68 165
After tax
100 610
109 816
84 485
91 335
Living cost
25 805
25 805
25 805
25 805
Free-cash
74 805
84 011
58 680
65 530

Estimated living cost  is ₽25805 per week

₽19190
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1430
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽446
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.
₽4739
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
₽50335
-₽38509
-₽38509
-₽38509
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
-
-
-
159 500
national
-
-
-
18 705
pensions
-
-
-
788
municipal
-
-
-
33 207
labour market
-
-
-
12 697
total
-
-
-
65 397
Employee
184 735
184 735
184 735
-
municipal
39 338
39 338
39 338
-
national
22 569
22 569
22 569
-
pensions
263
263
263
-
labour market
14 758
14 758
14 758
-
total
76 928
76 928
76 928
-
Employer
184 735
184 735
184 735
-
pensions
525
525
525
-
labour market
14 779
14 779
14 779
-
municipal
39 401
39 401
39 401
-
national
22 608
22 608
22 608
-
total
77 313
77 313
77 313
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
154 241
154 241
154 241
65 397
After tax
5 259
5 259
5 259
94 103
Living cost
43 768
43 768
43 768
43 768
Free-cash
-38 509
-38 509
-38 509
50 335

Estimated living cost  is ₽43768 per week

₽29955
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3872
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽673
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.
₽9268
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
₽63604
₽100085
₽70048
₽105712
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
-
-
-
159 500
health
-
-
-
20 735
pensions
-
-
-
31 901
income
-
-
-
21 373
total
-
-
-
74 009
Employee
25 706
-
119 206
-
unemployment
411
-
1 907
-
income
2 894
-
22 983
-
pensions
514
-
2 383
-
total
3 819
-
27 273
-
Employer
25 706
-
119 206
-
pensions
5 142
-
23 841
-
health
3 341
-
15 497
-
unemployment
206
-
954
-
total
8 689
-
40 292
-
Corporate
125 104
159 500
-
-
income
25 020
31 901
-
-
total
25 020
31 901
-
-
Dividends
100 084
127 599
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
37 528
31 901
67 565
74 009
After tax
121 972
127 599
91 935
85 491
Living cost
21 887
21 887
21 887
21 887
Free-cash
100 085
105 712
70 048
63 604

Estimated living cost  is ₽21887 per week

₽15012
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1303
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽440
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.
₽5131
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
₽68103
₽67438
₽48890
₽65164
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

-
-
-
159 500
national
-
-
-
26 194
health
-
-
-
2 077
municipal
-
-
-
28 336
total
-
-
-
56 607
Employee
47 675
-
134 180
-
unemployment
715
-
2 012
-
municipal
7 809
-
21 856
-
national
788
-
15 887
-
pensions
3 217
-
9 057
-
health
356
-
1 689
-
total
12 885
-
50 501
-
Employer
47 675
-
134 180
-
pensions
8 271
-
23 280
-
health
366
-
1 033
-
accident
48
-
134
-
unemployment
310
-
872
-
total
8 995
-
25 319
-
Corporate
102 830
159 500
-
-
income
20 567
31 901
-
-
total
20 567
31 901
-
-
Dividends

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

61 697
95 700
-
-
municipal
11 105
17 225
-
-
national
3 720
10 420
-
-
total
14 825
27 645
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
57 272
59 546
75 820
56 607
After tax
102 228
99 954
83 680
102 893
Living cost
34 790
34 790
34 790
34 790
Free-cash
67 438
65 164
48 890
68 103

Estimated living cost  is ₽34790 per week

₽22725
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3346
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽554
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.
₽8166
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
₽61952
₽57492
₽59717
₽52457
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
-
-
-
159 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
6 741
pensions
-
-
-
28 453
social contributions
-
-
-
4 545
income
-
-
-
24 934
other
-
-
-
4 944
total
-
-
-
69 617
Employee
34 619
-
123 600
-
income
1 785
-
23 899
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
987
-
3 522
-
pensions
3 916
-
8 531
-
total
6 688
-
35 952
-
Employer
34 619
-
123 600
-
pensions
5 688
-
14 371
-
social contributions
103
-
371
-
other
1 195
-
4 793
-
health
2 423
-
11 359
-
unemployment
1 401
-
5 006
-
total
10 810
-
35 900
-
Corporate
114 070
159 500
-
-
income
31 940
44 660
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
31 940
44 660
-
-
Dividends
82 130
114 840
-
-
withholding
10 512
14 699
-
-
social contributions
14 127
19 753
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
24 639
34 452
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
74 077
79 112
71 852
69 617
After tax
85 423
80 388
87 648
89 883
Living cost
27 931
27 931
27 931
27 931
Free-cash
57 492
52 457
59 717
61 952

Estimated living cost  is ₽27931 per week

₽16199
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2837
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽530
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.
₽8366
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
₽58880
₽54735
₽56645
₽49385
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
-
-
-
159 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
6 741
pensions
-
-
-
28 453
social contributions
-
-
-
4 545
income
-
-
-
24 934
other
-
-
-
4 944
total
-
-
-
69 617
Employee
38 782
-
123 600
-
income
2 289
-
23 899
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 106
-
3 522
-
pensions
4 385
-
8 531
-
total
7 780
-
35 952
-
Employer
38 782
-
123 600
-
pensions
6 371
-
14 371
-
social contributions
117
-
371
-
other
1 338
-
4 793
-
health
2 715
-
11 359
-
unemployment
1 570
-
5 006
-
total
12 111
-
35 900
-
Corporate
108 606
159 500
-
-
income
30 410
44 660
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
30 410
44 660
-
-
Dividends
78 197
114 840
-
-
withholding
10 010
14 699
-
-
social contributions
13 451
19 753
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
23 461
34 452
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
73 762
79 112
71 852
69 617
After tax
85 738
80 388
87 648
89 883
Living cost
31 003
31 003
31 003
31 003
Free-cash
54 735
49 385
56 645
58 880

Estimated living cost  is ₽31003 per week

₽19549
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2521
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽528
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8407
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
₽46117
₽42852
₽43882
₽36622
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
-
-
-
159 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
6 741
pensions
-
-
-
28 453
social contributions
-
-
-
4 545
income
-
-
-
24 934
other
-
-
-
4 944
total
-
-
-
69 617
Employee
56 755
-
123 600
-
income
4 952
-
23 899
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 616
-
3 522
-
pensions
6 419
-
8 531
-
total
12 987
-
35 952
-
Employer
56 755
-
123 600
-
pensions
9 325
-
14 371
-
social contributions
170
-
371
-
other
1 959
-
4 793
-
health
3 972
-
11 359
-
unemployment
2 299
-
5 006
-
total
17 725
-
35 900
-
Corporate
85 020
159 500
-
-
income
23 806
44 660
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
23 806
44 660
-
-
Dividends
61 213
114 840
-
-
withholding
7 835
14 699
-
-
social contributions
10 529
19 753
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
18 364
34 452
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
72 882
79 112
71 852
69 617
After tax
86 618
80 388
87 648
89 883
Living cost
43 766
43 766
43 766
43 766
Free-cash
42 852
36 622
43 882
46 117

Estimated living cost  is ₽43766 per week

₽29620
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3580
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽600
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.
₽9965
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
₽152057
₽144580
₽121752
₽145677
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%.

-
-
-
159 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 595
total
-
-
-
1 595
Employee
7 310
-
159 500
-
income
1 462
-
31 900
-
total
1 462
-
31 900
-
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%.

152 190
159 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
152 190
159 500
-
-
withholding
7 610
7 975
-
-
total
7 610
7 975
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
9 072
7 975
31 900
1 595
After tax
150 428
151 525
127 600
157 905
Living cost
5 848
5 848
5 848
5 848
Free-cash
144 580
145 677
121 752
152 057

Estimated living cost  is ₽5848 per week

₽3624
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
₽148792
₽140704
₽118487
₽142412
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%.

-
-
-
159 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
1 595
total
-
-
-
1 595
Employee
11 391
-
159 500
-
income
2 278
-
31 900
-
total
2 278
-
31 900
-
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%.

148 109
159 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
148 109
159 500
-
-
withholding
7 405
7 975
-
-
total
7 405
7 975
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
9 683
7 975
31 900
1 595
After tax
149 817
151 525
127 600
157 905
Living cost
9 113
9 113
9 113
9 113
Free-cash
140 704
142 412
118 487
148 792

Estimated living cost  is ₽9113 per week

₽6167
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽383
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽306
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽2258
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
₽49480
₽58955
₽66322
₽47103
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.

-
-
-
159 500
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.

-
-
-
2 712
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.

-
-
-
6 191
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.

-
-
-
49 291
trade
-
-
-
16 842
total
-
-
-
75 036
Employee

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

45 087
-
159 500
-
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.

3 707
-
49 291
-
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
-
2 712
-
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.

6 191
-
6 191
-
total
10 103
-
58 194
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
114 413
159 500
-
-
trade
16 419
22 888
-
-
income
17 162
23 925
-
-
chamber of commerce
306
371
-
-
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.

944
1 316
-
-
total
34 831
48 500
-
-
Dividends
79 582
111 000
-
-
withholding
19 552
27 405
-
-
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.

1 075
1 508
-
-
total
20 627
28 913
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
65 561
77 413
58 194
75 036
After tax
93 939
82 087
101 306
84 464
Living cost
34 984
34 984
34 984
34 984
Free-cash
58 955
47 103
66 322
49 480

Estimated living cost  is ₽34984 per week

₽24133
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3764
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽507
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6579
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
₽55373
₽63021
₽73859
₽52999
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.

-
-
-
159 500
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.

-
-
-
2 712
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.

-
-
-
6 191
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.

-
-
-
49 291
trade
-
-
-
18 486
total
-
-
-
76 680
Employee

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

34 659
-
159 500
-
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.

968
-
49 291
-
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
-
2 712
-
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.

6 191
-
6 191
-
total
7 212
-
58 194
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
124 841
159 500
-
-
trade
19 662
25 122
-
-
income
18 727
23 925
-
-
chamber of commerce
316
366
-
-
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.

1 030
1 316
-
-
total
39 735
50 729
-
-
Dividends
85 106
108 771
-
-
withholding
20 933
26 848
-
-
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.

1 152
1 477
-
-
total
22 085
28 325
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
69 032
79 054
58 194
76 680
After tax
90 468
80 446
101 306
82 820
Living cost
27 447
27 447
27 447
27 447
Free-cash
63 021
52 999
73 859
55 373

Estimated living cost  is ₽27447 per week

₽17265
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3200
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽512
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.
₽6469
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
₽46400
₽56760
₽65708
₽44026
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.

-
-
-
159 500
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.

-
-
-
2 712
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.

-
-
-
6 191
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.

-
-
-
49 291
trade
-
-
-
19 308
total
-
-
-
77 502
Employee

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

45 953
-
159 500
-
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.

3 948
-
49 291
-
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
-
2 712
-
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.

6 191
-
6 191
-
total
10 356
-
58 194
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
113 547
159 500
-
-
trade
18 678
26 238
-
-
income
17 033
23 925
-
-
chamber of commerce
299
365
-
-
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.

937
1 316
-
-
total
36 947
51 844
-
-
Dividends
76 599
107 657
-
-
withholding
18 806
26 570
-
-
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.

1 033
1 462
-
-
total
19 839
28 032
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
67 142
79 876
58 194
77 502
After tax
92 358
79 624
101 306
81 998
Living cost
35 598
35 598
35 598
35 598
Free-cash
56 760
44 026
65 708
46 400

Estimated living cost  is ₽35598 per week

₽23808
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3754
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.
₽7504
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
₽39666
₽51984
₽59794
₽37293
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.

-
-
-
159 500
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.

-
-
-
2 712
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.

-
-
-
6 191
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.

-
-
-
49 291
trade
-
-
-
20 128
total
-
-
-
78 322
Employee

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

54 459
-
159 500
-
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.

6 404
-
49 291
-
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
-
2 712
-
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.

6 191
-
6 191
-
total
12 948
-
58 194
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
105 041
159 500
-
-
trade
18 015
27 354
-
-
income
15 757
23 925
-
-
chamber of commerce
285
363
-
-
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.

867
1 316
-
-
total
34 924
52 958
-
-
Dividends
70 118
106 543
-
-
withholding
17 186
26 291
-
-
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.

946
1 446
-
-
total
18 132
27 737
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
66 004
80 695
58 194
78 322
After tax
93 496
78 805
101 306
81 178
Living cost
41 512
41 512
41 512
41 512
Free-cash
51 984
37 293
59 794
39 666

Estimated living cost  is ₽41512 per week

₽30318
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3321
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽540
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.
₽7334
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
₽55127
₽77089
₽49586
₽79972
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
-
-
-
159 500
surtax
-
-
-
6 832
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
8 586
pensions
-
-
-
24 188
income
-
-
-
44 208
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
84 020
Employee
30 516
-
134 043
-
unemployment
2 124
-
8 418
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 116
-
38 789
-
surtax
108
-
5 747
-
pensions
2 036
-
8 067
-
health
779
-
3 083
-
total
10 163
-
64 104
-
Employer
30 516
-
134 043
-
pensions
4 069
-
16 121
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 388
-
5 503
-
unemployment
968
-
3 833
-
total
6 425
-
25 457
-
Corporate
122 559
159 500
-
-
income
31 866
41 470
-
-
total
31 866
41 470
-
-
Dividends
90 693
118 030
-
-
withholding
13 604
17 705
-
-
total
13 604
17 705
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
62 058
59 175
89 561
84 020
After tax
97 442
100 325
69 939
75 480
Living cost
20 353
20 353
20 353
20 353
Free-cash
77 089
79 972
49 586
55 127

Estimated living cost  is ₽20353 per week

₽12288
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1769
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽473
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.
₽5824
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
₽55484
₽77510
₽49943
₽80329
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
-
-
-
159 500
surtax
-
-
-
6 832
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
8 586
pensions
-
-
-
24 188
income
-
-
-
44 208
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
84 020
Employee
29 966
-
134 043
-
unemployment
2 086
-
8 418
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 023
-
38 789
-
surtax
98
-
5 747
-
pensions
1 998
-
8 067
-
health
765
-
3 083
-
total
9 970
-
64 104
-
Employer
29 966
-
134 043
-
pensions
3 995
-
16 121
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 364
-
5 503
-
unemployment
949
-
3 833
-
total
6 308
-
25 457
-
Corporate
123 226
159 500
-
-
income
32 038
41 470
-
-
total
32 038
41 470
-
-
Dividends
91 188
118 030
-
-
withholding
13 678
17 705
-
-
total
13 678
17 705
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
61 994
59 175
89 561
84 020
After tax
97 506
100 325
69 939
75 480
Living cost
19 996
19 996
19 996
19 996
Free-cash
77 510
80 329
49 943
55 484

Estimated living cost  is ₽19996 per week

₽12226
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1845
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽461
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.
₽5463
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
₽92360
₽71877
₽74331
₽71500
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
-
-
-
159 500
unemployment
-
-
-
2 393
health
-
-
-
11 165
pensions
-
-
-
15 950
income
-
-
-
19 499
total
-
-
-
49 007
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.

26 175
10 417
133 473
-
unemployment
393
156
2 002
-
income
3 200
1 274
16 317
-
pensions
2 618
1 042
13 347
-
health
1 832
729
9 343
-
total
8 043
3 201
41 009
-
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.

26 175
10 417
133 473
-
pensions
5 104
2 031
26 027
-
total
5 104
2 031
26 027
-
Corporate
128 221
147 051
-
-
income
11 540
13 235
-
-
total
11 540
13 235
-
-
Dividends
116 681
133 817
-
-
withholding
22 169
25 425
-
-
social contributions
22 634
25 975
-
-
total
44 803
51 400
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
69 490
69 867
67 036
49 007
After tax
90 010
89 633
92 464
110 493
Living cost
18 133
18 133
18 133
18 133
Free-cash
71 877
71 500
74 331
92 360

Estimated living cost  is ₽18133 per week

₽12374
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.
₽3913
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
₽49626
₽55055
₽50482
₽55783
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
-
-
-
159 500
national
-
-
-
27 748
pensions
-
-
-
19 140
social contributions
-
-
-
1 715
municipal
-
-
-
17 526
total
-
-
-
66 129
Employee
67 812
-
137 886
-
municipal
8 376
-
18 144
-
national
12 979
-
29 101
-
pensions
2 713
-
5 515
-
total
24 068
-
52 760
-
Employer
67 812
-
137 886
-
pensions
5 425
-
11 031
-
social contributions
729
-
1 482
-
total
6 154
-
12 513
-
Corporate
81 058
159 500
-
-
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%.

16 212
31 900
-
-
total
16 212
31 900
-
-
Dividends
64 846
127 600
-
-
withholding
14 266
28 072
-
-
total
14 266
28 072
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
60 700
59 972
65 273
66 129
After tax
98 800
99 528
94 227
93 371
Living cost
43 745
43 745
43 745
43 745
Free-cash
55 055
55 783
50 482
49 626

Estimated living cost  is ₽43745 per week

₽29733
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4066
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽655
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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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
₽32452
₽62032
₽32452
₽60031
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
-
-
-
159 500
social contributions
-
-
-
26 607
income
-
-
-
48 822
total
-
-
-
75 429
Employee
70 882
-
159 500
-
social contributions
5 889
-
26 607
-
income
13 375
-
48 822
-
total
19 264
-
75 429
-
Employer
70 882
-
159 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
88 618
159 500
-
-
income
11 078
19 937
-
-
total
11 078
19 937
-
-
Dividends
77 540
139 563
-
-
withholding
15 507
27 913
-
-
total
15 507
27 913
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
45 849
47 850
75 429
75 429
After tax
113 651
111 650
84 071
84 071
Living cost
51 619
51 619
51 619
51 619
Free-cash
62 032
60 031
32 452
32 452

Estimated living cost  is ₽51619 per week

₽39271
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4206
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽494
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7649
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
₽38000
₽42132
₽30793
₽46862
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
-
-
-
159 500
national
-
-
-
39 410
regional
-
-
-
1 882
social contributions
-
-
-
41 023
municipal
-
-
-
948
total
-
-
-
83 263
Employee
80 534
-
159 500
-
municipal
426
-
846
-
national
13 955
-
34 179
-
social contributions
27 156
-
53 783
-
regional
760
-
1 662
-
total
42 297
-
90 470
-
Employer
80 534
-
159 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
78 966
159 500
-
-
nationa
18 952
38 280
-
-
municipal
3 080
6 220
-
-
total
22 032
44 500
-
-
Dividends
56 934
115 000
-
-
withholding
14 802
29 901
-
-
total
14 802
29 901
-
-
Income
159 500
159 500
159 500
159 500
Total tax
79 131
74 401
90 470
83 263
After tax
80 369
85 099
69 030
76 237
Living cost
38 237
38 237
38 237
38 237
Free-cash
42 132
46 862
30 793
38 000

Estimated living cost  is ₽38237 per week

₽26654
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2507
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽586
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.
₽8488
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
₽51304
₽57415
₽44137
₽59428
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
-
-
-
159 500
national
-
-
-
39 410
regional
-
-
-
2 405
social contributions
-
-
-
41 023
municipal
-
-
-
948
total
-
-
-
83 786
Employee
50 266
-
159 500
-
municipal
267
-
846
-
national
7 964
-
34 179
-
social contributions
16 950
-
53 783
-
regional
677
-
2 145
-
total
25 858
-
90 953
-
Employer
50 266
-
159 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
109 234
159 500
-
-