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
₽ 26000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
-₽6958
-₽7648
-₽6191
-₽3839
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
-
-
-
26 000
social contributions
-
-
-
5 719
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
5 719
Employee
29 132
-
22 511
-
social contributions
1 893
-
1 463
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 893
-
1 463
-
Employer
29 132
-
22 511
-
social contributions
4 516
-
3 489
-
total
4 516
-
3 489
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
2 600
-
-
total
-
2 600
-
-
Dividends
-
23 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
6 409
2 600
4 952
5 719
After tax
19 591
23 400
21 048
20 281
Living cost
27 239
27 239
27 239
27 239
Free-cash
-7 648
-3 839
-6 191
-6 958

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
-₽15371
-₽25870
-₽20706
-₽23364
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
-
-
-
26 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 558
health
-
-
-
1 990
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
103
pensions
-
-
-
4 810
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 461
Employee
39 611
36 112
36 112
-
unemployment
1 188
1 083
578
-
other
396
361
193
-
income
3 529
2 664
3 596
-
pensions
4 057
3 697
1 969
-
health
1 532
1 398
745
-
total
10 702
9 203
7 081
-
Employer
39 611
36 112
36 112
-
pensions
4 971
4 533
2 414
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 188
1 083
1 083
-
other
1 881
1 714
1 572
-
health
1 498
1 365
727
-
accident
514
469
249
-
unemployment
1 188
1 083
578
-
chamber of commerce
158
144
144
-
total
11 398
10 391
6 767
-
Corporate
3 439
3 439
15 792
-
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.

860
860
3 948
-
total
860
860
3 948
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
22 960
20 454
17 796
12 461
After tax
3 040
5 546
8 204
13 539
Living cost
28 910
28 910
28 910
28 910
Free-cash
-25 870
-23 364
-20 706
-15 371

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
-₽18570
-₽33354
-₽23818
-₽26563
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
-
-
-
26 000
surtax
-
-
-
179
unemployment
-
-
-
5 558
health
-
-
-
1 990
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
103
pensions
-
-
-
4 810
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 640
Employee
45 286
36 112
36 112
-
unemployment
1 358
1 083
573
-
other
452
361
191
-
income
5 155
2 664
3 604
-
pensions
4 638
3 697
1 955
-
health
1 752
1 398
739
-
total
13 355
9 203
7 062
-
Employer
45 286
36 112
36 112
-
pensions
5 683
4 533
2 395
-
surtax
179
179
179
-
payroll
1 358
1 083
1 083
-
other
2 151
1 714
1 570
-
health
1 711
1 365
722
-
accident
588
469
248
-
unemployment
1 358
1 083
573
-
chamber of commerce
181
144
144
-
total
13 209
10 570
6 914
-
Corporate
3 439
3 439
15 646
-
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.

860
860
3 912
-
total
860
860
3 912
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
27 424
20 633
17 888
12 640
After tax
-1 424
5 367
8 112
13 360
Living cost
31 930
31 930
31 930
31 930
Free-cash
-33 354
-26 563
-23 818
-18 570

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
-₽15887
-₽57688
-₽20962
-₽18222
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
-
-
-
26 000
national
-
-
-
6 755
communal

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

-
-
-
1 525
social contributions
-
-
-
567
total
-
-
-
8 847
Employee

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

64 818
-
20 138
-
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
-
175
-
national
19 928
-
4 376
-
communal

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

3 381
-
1 051
-
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
-
1 510
-
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
-
948
-
total
31 779
-
8 060
-
Employer

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

64 818
-
20 138
-
surtax
7 350
-
2 284
-
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
-
1 785
-
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
-
1 238
-
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
-
261
-
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
-
294
-
total
18 869
-
5 862
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
5 200
-
-
surtax
-
103
-
-
total
-
5 303
-
-
Dividends
-
20 697
-
-
withholding

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

-
5 879
-
-
total
-
5 879
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
50 648
11 182
13 922
8 847
After tax
-24 648
14 818
12 078
17 153
Living cost
33 040
33 040
33 040
33 040
Free-cash
-57 688
-18 222
-20 962
-15 887

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
-₽423
₽1127
₽836
₽6649
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
-
-
-
26 000
unemployment
-
-
-
104
health
-
-
-
2 990
pensions

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

-
-
-
3 848
income
-
-
-
3 900
total
-
-
-
10 842
Employee
20 632
-
21 736
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
239
-
income
2 064
-
2 173
-
pensions

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

1 811
-
1 908
-
health
949
-
999
-
total
5 051
-
5 319
-
Employer
20 632
-
21 736
-
pensions

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

2 274
-
2 396
-
health
1 424
-
1 499
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
239
-
unemployment
124
-
130
-
total
4 049
-
4 264
-
Corporate
1 320
26 000
-
-
income
132
2 600
-
-
total
132
2 600
-
-
Dividends
1 188
23 400
-
-
withholding
60
1 170
-
-
total
60
1 170
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
9 292
3 770
9 583
10 842
After tax
16 708
22 230
16 417
15 158
Living cost
15 581
15 581
15 581
15 581
Free-cash
1 127
6 649
836
-423

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
₽3282
₽6148
₽4541
₽10354
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
-
-
-
26 000
unemployment
-
-
-
104
health
-
-
-
2 990
pensions

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

-
-
-
3 848
income
-
-
-
3 900
total
-
-
-
10 842
Employee
15 725
-
21 736
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
239
-
income
1 572
-
2 173
-
pensions

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

1 381
-
1 908
-
health
723
-
999
-
total
3 849
-
5 319
-
Employer
15 725
-
21 736
-
pensions

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

1 733
-
2 396
-
health
1 085
-
1 499
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
239
-
unemployment
94
-
130
-
total
3 085
-
4 264
-
Corporate
7 189
26 000
-
-
income
719
2 600
-
-
total
719
2 600
-
-
Dividends
6 470
23 400
-
-
withholding
323
1 170
-
-
total
323
1 170
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
7 976
3 770
9 583
10 842
After tax
18 024
22 230
16 417
15 158
Living cost
11 876
11 876
11 876
11 876
Free-cash
6 148
10 354
4 541
3 282

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
-₽1233
-₽8961
-₽7569
-₽15471
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
-
-
-
34 448
health
-
-
-
879
social contributions
-
-
-
5 374
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 253
Employee
69 680
69 680
69 680
-
income
7 587
6 450
7 833
-
social contributions
2 634
5 783
1 959
-
health
540
1 185
401
-
total
10 761
13 418
10 193
-
Employer
69 680
69 680
69 680
-
social contributions
2 634
5 783
1 959
-
health
586
1 290
437
-
total
3 220
7 073
2 396
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
13 981
20 491
12 589
6 253
After tax
12 019
5 509
13 411
19 747
Living cost
20 980
20 980
20 980
20 980
Free-cash
-8 961
-15 471
-7 569
-1 233

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
-₽9644
-₽18928
-₽15980
-₽23882
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
-
-
-
34 448
health
-
-
-
879
social contributions
-
-
-
5 374
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 253
Employee
69 680
69 680
69 680
-
income
7 317
6 450
7 833
-
social contributions
3 386
5 783
1 959
-
health
693
1 185
401
-
total
11 396
13 418
10 193
-
Employer
69 680
69 680
69 680
-
social contributions
3 386
5 783
1 959
-
health
755
1 290
437
-
total
4 141
7 073
2 396
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
15 537
20 491
12 589
6 253
After tax
10 463
5 509
13 411
19 747
Living cost
29 391
29 391
29 391
29 391
Free-cash
-18 928
-23 882
-15 980
-9 644

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
-₽8278
-₽15266
-₽7746
-₽3040
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
-
-
-
26 000
health
-
-
-
3 510
social contributions
-
-
-
7 592
income
-
-
-
2 235
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 337
Employee
30 795
-
19 403
-
income
3 695
-
2 328
-
social contributions
2 002
-
1 261
-
health
4 157
-
2 619
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 854
-
6 208
-
Employer
30 795
-
19 403
-
social contributions
7 699
-
4 851
-
health
2 772
-
1 746
-
total
10 471
-
6 597
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
4 940
-
-
total
-
4 940
-
-
Dividends
-
21 060
-
-
withholding
-
3 159
-
-
total
-
3 159
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
20 325
8 099
12 805
13 337
After tax
5 675
17 901
13 195
12 663
Living cost
20 941
20 941
20 941
20 941
Free-cash
-15 266
-3 040
-7 746
-8 278

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
-₽13142
-₽24851
-₽12610
-₽7904
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
-
-
-
26 000
health
-
-
-
3 510
social contributions
-
-
-
7 592
income
-
-
-
2 235
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 337
Employee
37 948
-
19 403
-
income
4 554
-
2 328
-
social contributions
2 467
-
1 261
-
health
5 123
-
2 619
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 144
-
6 208
-
Employer
37 948
-
19 403
-
social contributions
9 487
-
4 851
-
health
3 415
-
1 746
-
total
12 902
-
6 597
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
4 940
-
-
total
-
4 940
-
-
Dividends
-
21 060
-
-
withholding
-
3 159
-
-
total
-
3 159
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
25 046
8 099
12 805
13 337
After tax
954
17 901
13 195
12 663
Living cost
25 805
25 805
25 805
25 805
Free-cash
-24 851
-7 904
-12 610
-13 142

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
-₽25206
-₽172009
-₽172009
-₽172009
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
-
-
-
26 000
national
-
-
-
1 769
pensions
-
-
-
788
municipal
-
-
-
2 864
labour market
-
-
-
2 017
total
-
-
-
7 438
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
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
154 241
154 241
154 241
7 438
After tax
-128 241
-128 241
-128 241
18 562
Living cost
43 768
43 768
43 768
43 768
Free-cash
-172 009
-172 009
-172 009
-25 206

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
-₽5888
-₽8395
-₽4838
-₽1087
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
-
-
-
26 000
health
-
-
-
3 381
pensions
-
-
-
5 200
income
-
-
-
1 420
total
-
-
-
10 001
Employee
25 706
-
19 433
-
unemployment
411
-
311
-
income
2 894
-
1 684
-
pensions
514
-
389
-
total
3 819
-
2 384
-
Employer
25 706
-
19 433
-
pensions
5 142
-
3 886
-
health
3 341
-
2 526
-
unemployment
206
-
155
-
total
8 689
-
6 567
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
5 200
-
-
total
-
5 200
-
-
Dividends
-
20 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
12 508
5 200
8 951
10 001
After tax
13 492
20 800
17 049
15 999
Living cost
21 887
21 887
21 887
21 887
Free-cash
-8 395
-1 087
-4 838
-5 888

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
-₽13488
-₽30670
-₽18335
-₽16798
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

-
-
-
26 000
national
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
22
municipal
-
-
-
4 676
total
-
-
-
4 698
Employee
47 675
-
21 871
-
unemployment
715
-
328
-
municipal
7 809
-
3 611
-
national
788
-
-
-
pensions
3 217
-
1 477
-
health
356
-
-
-
total
12 885
-
5 416
-
Employer
47 675
-
21 871
-
pensions
8 271
-
3 795
-
health
366
-
169
-
accident
48
-
22
-
unemployment
310
-
143
-
total
8 995
-
4 129
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
5 200
-
-
total
-
5 200
-
-
Dividends

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

-
15 600
-
-
municipal
-
2 808
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
2 808
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
21 880
8 008
9 545
4 698
After tax
4 120
17 992
16 455
21 302
Living cost
34 790
34 790
34 790
34 790
Free-cash
-30 670
-16 798
-18 335
-13 488

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
-₽11916
-₽19429
-₽10925
-₽14824
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
-
-
-
26 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
242
pensions
-
-
-
8 196
social contributions
-
-
-
741
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
806
total
-
-
-
9 985
Employee
34 619
-
19 811
-
income
1 785
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
987
-
566
-
pensions
3 916
-
2 241
-
total
6 688
-
2 807
-
Employer
34 619
-
19 811
-
pensions
5 688
-
3 255
-
social contributions
103
-
60
-
other
1 195
-
683
-
health
2 423
-
1 386
-
unemployment
1 401
-
803
-
total
10 810
-
6 187
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
7 281
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 281
-
-
Dividends
-
18 719
-
-
withholding
-
2 395
-
-
social contributions
-
3 217
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 612
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
17 498
12 893
8 994
9 985
After tax
8 502
13 107
17 006
16 015
Living cost
27 931
27 931
27 931
27 931
Free-cash
-19 429
-14 824
-10 925
-11 916

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
-₽14988
-₽24894
-₽13997
-₽17896
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
-
-
-
26 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
242
pensions
-
-
-
8 196
social contributions
-
-
-
741
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
806
total
-
-
-
9 985
Employee
38 782
-
19 811
-
income
2 289
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 106
-
566
-
pensions
4 385
-
2 241
-
total
7 780
-
2 807
-
Employer
38 782
-
19 811
-
pensions
6 371
-
3 255
-
social contributions
117
-
60
-
other
1 338
-
683
-
health
2 715
-
1 386
-
unemployment
1 570
-
803
-
total
12 111
-
6 187
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
7 281
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 281
-
-
Dividends
-
18 719
-
-
withholding
-
2 395
-
-
social contributions
-
3 217
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 612
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
19 891
12 893
8 994
9 985
After tax
6 109
13 107
17 006
16 015
Living cost
31 003
31 003
31 003
31 003
Free-cash
-24 894
-17 896
-13 997
-14 988

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
-₽27751
-₽48478
-₽26760
-₽30659
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
-
-
-
26 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
242
pensions
-
-
-
8 196
social contributions
-
-
-
741
income
-
-
-
-
other
-
-
-
806
total
-
-
-
9 985
Employee
56 755
-
19 811
-
income
4 952
-
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 616
-
566
-
pensions
6 419
-
2 241
-
total
12 987
-
2 807
-
Employer
56 755
-
19 811
-
pensions
9 325
-
3 255
-
social contributions
170
-
60
-
other
1 959
-
683
-
health
3 972
-
1 386
-
unemployment
2 299
-
803
-
total
17 725
-
6 187
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
7 281
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 281
-
-
Dividends
-
18 719
-
-
withholding
-
2 395
-
-
social contributions
-
3 217
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 612
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
30 712
12 893
8 994
9 985
After tax
-4 712
13 107
17 006
16 015
Living cost
43 766
43 766
43 766
43 766
Free-cash
-48 478
-30 659
-26 760
-27 751

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
₽19892
₽17756
₽14952
₽18852
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%.

-
-
-
26 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
260
total
-
-
-
260
Employee
7 310
-
26 000
-
income
1 462
-
5 200
-
total
1 462
-
5 200
-
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%.

18 690
26 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
18 690
26 000
-
-
withholding
934
1 300
-
-
total
934
1 300
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
2 396
1 300
5 200
260
After tax
23 604
24 700
20 800
25 740
Living cost
5 848
5 848
5 848
5 848
Free-cash
17 756
18 852
14 952
19 892

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
₽16627
₽13879
₽11687
₽15587
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%.

-
-
-
26 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
260
total
-
-
-
260
Employee
11 391
-
26 000
-
income
2 278
-
5 200
-
total
2 278
-
5 200
-
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%.

14 609
26 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
14 609
26 000
-
-
withholding
730
1 300
-
-
total
730
1 300
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
3 008
1 300
5 200
260
After tax
22 992
24 700
20 800
25 740
Living cost
9 113
9 113
9 113
9 113
Free-cash
13 879
15 587
11 687
16 627

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
-₽15870
-₽19087
-₽15870
-₽21384
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.

-
-
-
26 000
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.

-
-
-
36
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.

-
-
-
659
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 886
Employee

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

45 087
-
26 000
-
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
-
659
-
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
-
36
-
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
-
6 886
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
trade
-
3 732
-
-
income
-
3 900
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
175
-
-
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.

-
215
-
-
total
-
8 022
-
-
Dividends
-
17 978
-
-
withholding
-
4 149
-
-
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.

-
229
-
-
total
-
4 378
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
10 103
12 400
6 886
6 886
After tax
15 897
13 600
19 114
19 114
Living cost
34 984
34 984
34 984
34 984
Free-cash
-19 087
-21 384
-15 870
-15 870

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
-₽8333
-₽8659
-₽8333
-₽14115
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.

-
-
-
26 000
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.

-
-
-
36
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.

-
-
-
659
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 886
Employee

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

34 659
-
26 000
-
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
-
659
-
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
-
36
-
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
-
6 886
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
trade
-
4 094
-
-
income
-
3 900
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
175
-
-
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.

-
215
-
-
total
-
8 384
-
-
Dividends
-
17 615
-
-
withholding
-
4 060
-
-
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.

-
224
-
-
total
-
4 284
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
7 212
12 668
6 886
6 886
After tax
18 788
13 332
19 114
19 114
Living cost
27 447
27 447
27 447
27 447
Free-cash
-8 659
-14 115
-8 333
-8 333

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
-₽16484
-₽19954
-₽16484
-₽22399
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.

-
-
-
26 000
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.

-
-
-
36
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.

-
-
-
659
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 886
Employee

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

45 953
-
26 000
-
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
-
659
-
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
-
36
-
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
-
6 886
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
trade
-
4 277
-
-
income
-
3 900
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
175
-
-
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.

-
215
-
-
total
-
8 567
-
-
Dividends
-
17 433
-
-
withholding
-
4 014
-
-
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.

-
220
-
-
total
-
4 234
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
10 356
12 801
6 886
6 886
After tax
15 644
13 199
19 114
19 114
Living cost
35 598
35 598
35 598
35 598
Free-cash
-19 954
-22 399
-16 484
-16 484

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
-₽22398
-₽28460
-₽22398
-₽28447
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.

-
-
-
26 000
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.

-
-
-
36
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.

-
-
-
659
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 886
Employee

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

54 459
-
26 000
-
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
-
659
-
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
-
36
-
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
-
6 886
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
trade
-
4 459
-
-
income
-
3 900
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
174
-
-
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.

-
215
-
-
total
-
8 748
-
-
Dividends
-
17 252
-
-
withholding
-
3 969
-
-
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.

-
218
-
-
total
-
4 187
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
12 948
12 935
6 886
6 886
After tax
13 052
13 065
19 114
19 114
Living cost
41 512
41 512
41 512
41 512
Free-cash
-28 460
-28 447
-22 398
-22 398

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
-₽5354
-₽10941
-₽5950
-₽3999
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
-
-
-
26 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
1 845
pensions
-
-
-
5 200
income
-
-
-
3 750
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 001
Employee
30 516
-
21 479
-
unemployment
2 124
-
1 494
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 116
-
3 601
-
surtax
108
-
-
-
pensions
2 036
-
1 432
-
health
779
-
549
-
total
10 163
-
7 076
-
Employer
30 516
-
21 479
-
pensions
4 069
-
2 863
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 388
-
977
-
unemployment
968
-
681
-
total
6 425
-
4 521
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
6 760
-
-
total
-
6 760
-
-
Dividends
-
19 240
-
-
withholding
-
2 886
-
-
total
-
2 886
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
16 588
9 646
11 597
11 001
After tax
9 412
16 354
14 403
14 999
Living cost
20 353
20 353
20 353
20 353
Free-cash
-10 941
-3 999
-5 950
-5 354

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
-₽4997
-₽10274
-₽5593
-₽3642
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
-
-
-
26 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
1 845
pensions
-
-
-
5 200
income
-
-
-
3 750
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 001
Employee
29 966
-
21 479
-
unemployment
2 086
-
1 494
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 023
-
3 601
-
surtax
98
-
-
-
pensions
1 998
-
1 432
-
health
765
-
549
-
total
9 970
-
7 076
-
Employer
29 966
-
21 479
-
pensions
3 995
-
2 863
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 364
-
977
-
unemployment
949
-
681
-
total
6 308
-
4 521
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
6 760
-
-
total
-
6 760
-
-
Dividends
-
19 240
-
-
withholding
-
2 886
-
-
total
-
2 886
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
16 278
9 646
11 597
11 001
After tax
9 722
16 354
14 403
14 999
Living cost
19 996
19 996
19 996
19 996
Free-cash
-10 274
-3 642
-5 593
-4 997

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
-₽122
-₽5280
-₽3061
-₽3214
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
-
-
-
26 000
unemployment
-
-
-
390
health
-
-
-
1 820
pensions
-
-
-
2 600
income
-
-
-
3 179
total
-
-
-
7 989
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
21 757
-
unemployment
393
156
326
-
income
3 200
1 274
2 660
-
pensions
2 618
1 042
2 176
-
health
1 832
729
1 523
-
total
8 043
3 201
6 685
-
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
21 757
-
pensions
5 104
2 031
4 243
-
total
5 104
2 031
4 243
-
Corporate
-
13 551
-
-
income
-
1 220
-
-
total
-
1 220
-
-
Dividends
-
12 332
-
-
withholding
-
2 343
-
-
social contributions
-
2 286
-
-
total
-
4 629
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
13 147
11 081
10 928
7 989
After tax
12 853
14 919
15 072
18 011
Living cost
18 133
18 133
18 133
18 133
Free-cash
-5 280
-3 214
-3 061
-122

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
-₽26132
-₽47967
-₽25928
-₽27521
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
-
-
-
26 000
national
-
-
-
3 031
pensions
-
-
-
3 120
social contributions
-
-
-
280
municipal
-
-
-
1 956
total
-
-
-
8 387
Employee
67 812
-
22 477
-
municipal
8 376
-
2 057
-
national
12 979
-
3 187
-
pensions
2 713
-
899
-
total
24 068
-
6 143
-
Employer
67 812
-
22 477
-
pensions
5 425
-
1 798
-
social contributions
729
-
242
-
total
6 154
-
2 040
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income

Corporate income tax will depend on a type of legal entity. For LLC and Limited Partnership it is set at 20%. All other entities pay 37.6%.

-
5 200
-
-
total
-
5 200
-
-
Dividends
-
20 800
-
-
withholding
-
4 576
-
-
total
-
4 576
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
30 222
9 776
8 183
8 387
After tax
-4 222
16 224
17 817
17 613
Living cost
43 745
43 745
43 745
43 745
Free-cash
-47 967
-27 521
-25 928
-26 132

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
-₽28769
-₽44883
-₽28769
-₽33419
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
-
-
-
26 000
social contributions
-
-
-
787
income
-
-
-
2 363
total
-
-
-
3 150
Employee
70 882
-
26 000
-
social contributions
5 889
-
787
-
income
13 375
-
2 363
-
total
19 264
-
3 150
-
Employer
70 882
-
26 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
income
-
3 250
-
-
total
-
3 250
-
-
Dividends
-
22 750
-
-
withholding
-
4 550
-
-
total
-
4 550
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
19 264
7 800
3 150
3 150
After tax
6 736
18 200
22 850
22 850
Living cost
51 619
51 619
51 619
51 619
Free-cash
-44 883
-33 419
-28 769
-28 769

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
-₽24009
-₽54534
-₽25646
-₽24365
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
-
-
-
26 000
national
-
-
-
4 364
regional
-
-
-
234
social contributions
-
-
-
7 023
municipal
-
-
-
151
total
-
-
-
11 772
Employee
80 534
-
26 000
-
municipal
426
-
134
-
national
13 955
-
3 862
-
social contributions
27 156
-
9 207
-
regional
760
-
206
-
total
42 297
-
13 409
-
Employer
80 534
-
26 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
nationa
-
6 240
-
-
municipal
-
1 015
-
-
total
-
7 255
-
-
Dividends
-
18 745
-
-
withholding
-
4 873
-
-
total
-
4 873
-
-
Income
26 000
26 000
26 000
26 000
Total tax
42 297
12 128
13 409
11 772
After tax
-16 297
13 872
12 591
14 228
Living cost
38 237
38 237
38 237
38 237
Free-cash
-54 534
-24 365
-25 646
-24 009

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
-₽10333
-₽24268
-₽11953
-₽10742
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
-
-
-
26 000
national
-
-
-
4 364
regional
-
-
-
385
social contributions
-
-
-
7 023
municipal
-
-
-
151
total
-
-
-
11 923
Employee
50 266
-
26 000
-
municipal
267
-
134
-
national
7 964
-
3 862
-
social contributions
16 950
-
9 207
-
regional
677
-
340
-
total
25 858
-
13 543
-
Employer
50 266
-
26 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
26 000
-
-
nationa
-
6 240
-
-
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