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
₽ 29500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
-₽4060
-₽3941
-₽3188
-₽521
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
-
-
-
29 500
social contributions
-
-
-
6 489
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 489
Employee
28 953
-
25 542
-
social contributions
1 882
-
1 659
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 882
-
1 659
-
Employer
28 953
-
25 542
-
social contributions
4 488
-
3 958
-
total
4 488
-
3 958
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
2 950
-
-
total
-
2 950
-
-
Dividends
-
26 550
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
6 370
2 950
5 617
6 489
After tax
23 130
26 550
23 883
23 011
Living cost
27 071
27 071
27 071
27 071
Free-cash
-3 941
-521
-3 188
-4 060

Estimated living cost  is ₽27071 per week

₽17504
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2041
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7017
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
-₽12587
-₽22053
-₽18671
-₽19564
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
-
-
-
29 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 524
health
-
-
-
2 256
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
118
pensions
-
-
-
5 457
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 355
Employee
39 367
35 890
35 890
-
unemployment
1 181
1 077
663
-
other
393
359
220
-
income
3 507
2 647
3 384
-
pensions
4 032
3 674
2 266
-
health
1 523
1 389
856
-
total
10 636
9 146
7 389
-
Employer
39 367
35 890
35 890
-
pensions
4 941
4 505
2 777
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 181
1 077
1 077
-
other
1 870
1 704
1 588
-
health
1 489
1 357
836
-
accident
511
467
287
-
unemployment
1 181
1 077
663
-
chamber of commerce
157
144
144
-
total
11 330
10 331
7 372
-
Corporate
3 418
3 418
18 711
-
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.

855
855
4 678
-
total
855
855
4 678
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
22 821
20 332
19 439
13 355
After tax
6 679
9 168
10 061
16 145
Living cost
28 732
28 732
28 732
28 732
Free-cash
-22 053
-19 564
-18 671
-12 587

Estimated living cost  is ₽28732 per week

₽17236
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2934
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽513
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.
₽8050
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
-₽15766
-₽29489
-₽21767
-₽22743
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
-
-
-
29 500
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 524
health
-
-
-
2 256
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
118
pensions
-
-
-
5 457
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 533
Employee
45 007
35 890
35 890
-
unemployment
1 350
1 077
660
-
other
449
359
220
-
income
5 124
2 647
3 391
-
pensions
4 609
3 674
2 251
-
health
1 742
1 389
851
-
total
13 274
9 146
7 373
-
Employer
45 007
35 890
35 890
-
pensions
5 648
4 505
2 758
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 350
1 077
1 077
-
other
2 138
1 704
1 586
-
health
1 700
1 357
831
-
accident
584
467
285
-
unemployment
1 350
1 077
660
-
chamber of commerce
179
144
144
-
total
13 127
10 509
7 519
-
Corporate
3 418
3 418
18 564
-
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.

855
855
4 642
-
total
855
855
4 642
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
27 256
20 510
19 534
13 533
After tax
2 244
8 990
9 966
15 967
Living cost
31 733
31 733
31 733
31 733
Free-cash
-29 489
-22 743
-21 767
-15 766

Estimated living cost  is ₽31733 per week

₽21165
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2707
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽521
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.
₽7340
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
-₽14229
-₽53672
-₽19131
-₽16072
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
-
-
-
29 500
national
-
-
-
7 871
communal

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

-
-
-
1 690
social contributions
-
-
-
1 331
total
-
-
-
10 892
Employee

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

64 420
-
22 848
-
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.

561
-
198
-
national
19 805
-
4 965
-
communal

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

3 360
-
1 191
-
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.

4 831
-
1 714
-
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.

3 027
-
1 075
-
total
31 584
-
9 143
-
Employer

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

64 420
-
22 848
-
surtax
7 304
-
2 591
-
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.

5 708
-
2 025
-
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.

3 962
-
1 405
-
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.

837
-
297
-
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.

940
-
333
-
total
18 751
-
6 651
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
5 900
-
-
surtax
-
118
-
-
total
-
6 018
-
-
Dividends
-
23 482
-
-
withholding

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

-
6 717
-
-
total
-
6 717
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
50 335
12 735
15 794
10 892
After tax
-20 835
16 765
13 706
18 608
Living cost
32 837
32 837
32 837
32 837
Free-cash
-53 672
-16 072
-19 131
-14 229

Estimated living cost  is ₽32837 per week

₽21151
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2871
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽514
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8301
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
₽1731
₽4277
₽3157
₽9755
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
-
-
-
29 500
unemployment
-
-
-
118
health
-
-
-
3 393
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 366
income
-
-
-
4 425
total
-
-
-
12 302
Employee
20 481
-
24 661
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

225
-
271
-
income
2 048
-
2 466
-
pensions

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

1 798
-
2 165
-
health
942
-
1 135
-
total
5 013
-
6 037
-
Employer
20 481
-
24 661
-
pensions

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

2 257
-
2 718
-
health
1 413
-
1 702
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

225
-
271
-
unemployment
123
-
148
-
total
4 018
-
4 839
-
Corporate
5 001
29 500
-
-
income
500
2 950
-
-
total
500
2 950
-
-
Dividends
4 501
26 550
-
-
withholding
225
1 328
-
-
total
225
1 328
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
9 756
4 278
10 876
12 302
After tax
19 744
25 222
18 624
17 198
Living cost
15 467
15 467
15 467
15 467
Free-cash
4 277
9 755
3 157
1 731

Estimated living cost  is ₽15467 per week

₽10230
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽885
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽369
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.
₽3983
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
₽5409
₽9256
₽6836
₽13434
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
-
-
-
29 500
unemployment
-
-
-
118
health
-
-
-
3 393
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 366
income
-
-
-
4 425
total
-
-
-
12 302
Employee
15 610
-
24 661
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
271
-
income
1 561
-
2 466
-
pensions

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

1 371
-
2 165
-
health
718
-
1 135
-
total
3 822
-
6 037
-
Employer
15 610
-
24 661
-
pensions

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

1 720
-
2 718
-
health
1 077
-
1 702
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
271
-
unemployment
93
-
148
-
total
3 062
-
4 839
-
Corporate
10 827
29 500
-
-
income
1 083
2 950
-
-
total
1 083
2 950
-
-
Dividends
9 745
26 550
-
-
withholding
488
1 328
-
-
total
488
1 328
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
8 455
4 278
10 876
12 302
After tax
21 045
25 222
18 624
17 198
Living cost
11 789
11 789
11 789
11 789
Free-cash
9 256
13 434
6 836
5 409

Estimated living cost  is ₽11789 per week

₽6882
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽842
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽312
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.
₽3752
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
₽2435
-₽5247
-₽4432
-₽11716
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
-
-
-
34 236
health
-
-
-
873
social contributions
-
-
-
5 341
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 214
Employee
69 251
69 251
69 251
-
income
7 540
6 411
7 684
-
social contributions
2 618
5 747
2 223
-
health
537
1 178
455
-
total
10 695
13 336
10 362
-
Employer
69 251
69 251
69 251
-
social contributions
2 618
5 747
2 223
-
health
583
1 282
496
-
total
3 201
7 029
2 719
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
13 896
20 365
13 081
6 214
After tax
15 604
9 135
16 419
23 286
Living cost
20 851
20 851
20 851
20 851
Free-cash
-5 247
-11 716
-4 432
2 435

Estimated living cost  is ₽20851 per week

₽12496
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2046
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.
₽5848
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
-₽5925
-₽15152
-₽12792
-₽20076
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
-
-
-
34 236
health
-
-
-
873
social contributions
-
-
-
5 341
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 214
Employee
69 251
69 251
69 251
-
income
7 272
6 411
7 684
-
social contributions
3 365
5 747
2 223
-
health
689
1 178
455
-
total
11 326
13 336
10 362
-
Employer
69 251
69 251
69 251
-
social contributions
3 365
5 747
2 223
-
health
750
1 282
496
-
total
4 115
7 029
2 719
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
15 441
20 365
13 081
6 214
After tax
14 059
9 135
16 419
23 286
Living cost
29 211
29 211
29 211
29 211
Free-cash
-15 152
-20 076
-12 792
-5 925

Estimated living cost  is ₽29211 per week

₽19968
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2282
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
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.
₽6470
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
-₽6413
-₽11448
-₽5810
-₽469
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
-
-
-
29 500
health
-
-
-
3 983
social contributions
-
-
-
8 614
income
-
-
-
2 536
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 133
Employee
30 559
-
22 015
-
income
3 667
-
2 642
-
social contributions
1 986
-
1 431
-
health
4 125
-
2 972
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 778
-
7 045
-
Employer
30 559
-
22 015
-
social contributions
7 640
-
5 504
-
health
2 750
-
1 981
-
total
10 390
-
7 485
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
5 605
-
-
total
-
5 605
-
-
Dividends
-
23 895
-
-
withholding
-
3 584
-
-
total
-
3 584
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
20 168
9 189
14 530
15 133
After tax
9 332
20 311
14 970
14 367
Living cost
20 780
20 780
20 780
20 780
Free-cash
-11 448
-469
-5 810
-6 413

Estimated living cost  is ₽20780 per week

₽14434
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1478
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽409
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.
₽4459
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
-₽11239
-₽20960
-₽10636
-₽5295
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
-
-
-
29 500
health
-
-
-
3 983
social contributions
-
-
-
8 614
income
-
-
-
2 536
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 133
Employee
37 656
-
22 015
-
income
4 519
-
2 642
-
social contributions
2 448
-
1 431
-
health
5 084
-
2 972
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 051
-
7 045
-
Employer
37 656
-
22 015
-
social contributions
9 414
-
5 504
-
health
3 389
-
1 981
-
total
12 803
-
7 485
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
5 605
-
-
total
-
5 605
-
-
Dividends
-
23 895
-
-
withholding
-
3 584
-
-
total
-
3 584
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
24 854
9 189
14 530
15 133
After tax
4 646
20 311
14 970
14 367
Living cost
25 606
25 606
25 606
25 606
Free-cash
-20 960
-5 295
-10 636
-11 239

Estimated living cost  is ₽25606 per week

₽19043
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1419
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽443
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.
₽4702
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
-₽22916
-₽167323
-₽167323
-₽167323
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
-
-
-
29 500
national
-
-
-
2 201
pensions
-
-
-
783
municipal
-
-
-
3 629
labour market
-
-
-
2 297
total
-
-
-
8 910
Employee
183 628
183 628
183 628
-
municipal
39 103
39 103
39 103
-
national
22 434
22 434
22 434
-
pensions
261
261
261
-
labour market
14 669
14 669
14 669
-
total
76 467
76 467
76 467
-
Employer
183 628
183 628
183 628
-
pensions
522
522
522
-
labour market
14 690
14 690
14 690
-
municipal
39 165
39 165
39 165
-
national
22 473
22 473
22 473
-
total
76 850
76 850
76 850
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
153 317
153 317
153 317
8 910
After tax
-123 817
-123 817
-123 817
20 590
Living cost
43 506
43 506
43 506
43 506
Free-cash
-167 323
-167 323
-167 323
-22 916

Estimated living cost  is ₽43506 per week

₽29776
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3849
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽669
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9212
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
-₽3890
-₽4684
-₽2697
₽1847
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
-
-
-
29 500
health
-
-
-
3 835
pensions
-
-
-
5 900
income
-
-
-
1 902
total
-
-
-
11 637
Employee
25 548
-
22 049
-
unemployment
408
-
352
-
income
2 876
-
2 200
-
pensions
511
-
441
-
total
3 795
-
2 993
-
Employer
25 548
-
22 049
-
pensions
5 110
-
4 409
-
health
3 321
-
2 866
-
unemployment
205
-
176
-
total
8 636
-
7 451
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
5 900
-
-
total
-
5 900
-
-
Dividends
-
23 600
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
12 431
5 900
10 444
11 637
After tax
17 069
23 600
19 056
17 863
Living cost
21 753
21 753
21 753
21 753
Free-cash
-4 684
1 847
-2 697
-3 890

Estimated living cost  is ₽21753 per week

₽14920
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1295
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽438
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.
₽5100
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
-₽10451
-₽26823
-₽15911
-₽14162
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

-
-
-
29 500
national
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
79
municipal
-
-
-
5 296
total
-
-
-
5 375
Employee
47 382
-
24 817
-
unemployment
711
-
373
-
municipal
7 761
-
4 097
-
national
783
-
-
-
pensions
3 198
-
1 675
-
health
354
-
7
-
total
12 807
-
6 152
-
Employer
47 382
-
24 817
-
pensions
8 220
-
4 305
-
health
364
-
191
-
accident
48
-
26
-
unemployment
308
-
161
-
total
8 940
-
4 683
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
5 900
-
-
total
-
5 900
-
-
Dividends

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

-
17 700
-
-
municipal
-
3 186
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 186
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
21 747
9 086
10 835
5 375
After tax
7 753
20 414
18 665
24 125
Living cost
34 576
34 576
34 576
34 576
Free-cash
-26 823
-14 162
-15 911
-10 451

Estimated living cost  is ₽34576 per week

₽22585
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3326
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽550
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.
₽8116
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
-₽9579
-₽15650
-₽8797
-₽12890
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
-
-
-
29 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
256
pensions
-
-
-
9 097
social contributions
-
-
-
841
income
-
-
-
212
other
-
-
-
914
total
-
-
-
11 320
Employee
34 406
-
22 478
-
income
1 774
-
333
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
981
-
641
-
pensions
3 891
-
2 541
-
total
6 646
-
3 515
-
Employer
34 406
-
22 478
-
pensions
5 653
-
3 695
-
social contributions
103
-
67
-
other
1 188
-
776
-
health
2 408
-
1 574
-
unemployment
1 393
-
911
-
total
10 745
-
7 023
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
8 260
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
8 260
-
-
Dividends
-
21 240
-
-
withholding
-
2 719
-
-
social contributions
-
3 652
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 371
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
17 391
14 631
10 538
11 320
After tax
12 109
14 869
18 962
18 180
Living cost
27 759
27 759
27 759
27 759
Free-cash
-15 650
-12 890
-8 797
-9 579

Estimated living cost  is ₽27759 per week

₽16099
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2820
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽526
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8314
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
-₽12632
-₽21081
-₽11850
-₽15943
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
-
-
-
29 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
256
pensions
-
-
-
9 097
social contributions
-
-
-
841
income
-
-
-
212
other
-
-
-
914
total
-
-
-
11 320
Employee
38 544
-
22 478
-
income
2 275
-
333
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 099
-
641
-
pensions
4 358
-
2 541
-
total
7 732
-
3 515
-
Employer
38 544
-
22 478
-
pensions
6 332
-
3 695
-
social contributions
116
-
67
-
other
1 330
-
776
-
health
2 699
-
1 574
-
unemployment
1 560
-
911
-
total
12 037
-
7 023
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
8 260
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
8 260
-
-
Dividends
-
21 240
-
-
withholding
-
2 719
-
-
social contributions
-
3 652
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 371
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
19 769
14 631
10 538
11 320
After tax
9 731
14 869
18 962
18 180
Living cost
30 812
30 812
30 812
30 812
Free-cash
-21 081
-15 943
-11 850
-12 632

Estimated living cost  is ₽30812 per week

₽19428
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2505
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽525
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.
₽8355
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
-₽25317
-₽44522
-₽24535
-₽28628
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
-
-
-
29 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
256
pensions
-
-
-
9 097
social contributions
-
-
-
841
income
-
-
-
212
other
-
-
-
914
total
-
-
-
11 320
Employee
56 406
-
22 478
-
income
4 922
-
333
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 606
-
641
-
pensions
6 380
-
2 541
-
total
12 908
-
3 515
-
Employer
56 406
-
22 478
-
pensions
9 268
-
3 695
-
social contributions
169
-
67
-
other
1 947
-
776
-
health
3 948
-
1 574
-
unemployment
2 285
-
911
-
total
17 617
-
7 023
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
8 260
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
8 260
-
-
Dividends
-
21 240
-
-
withholding
-
2 719
-
-
social contributions
-
3 652
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 371
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
30 525
14 631
10 538
11 320
After tax
-1 025
14 869
18 962
18 180
Living cost
43 497
43 497
43 497
43 497
Free-cash
-44 522
-28 628
-24 535
-25 317

Estimated living cost  is ₽43497 per week

₽29438
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3558
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽596
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.
₽9904
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
₽23353
₽21076
₽17748
₽22173
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%.

-
-
-
29 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
295
total
-
-
-
295
Employee
7 314
-
29 500
-
income
1 463
-
5 900
-
total
1 463
-
5 900
-
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%.

22 186
29 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
22 186
29 500
-
-
withholding
1 109
1 475
-
-
total
1 109
1 475
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
2 572
1 475
5 900
295
After tax
26 928
28 025
23 600
29 205
Living cost
5 852
5 852
5 852
5 852
Free-cash
21 076
22 173
17 748
23 353

Estimated living cost  is ₽5852 per week

₽3626
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.
₽1578
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
₽20086
₽17196
₽14481
₽18906
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%.

-
-
-
29 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
295
total
-
-
-
295
Employee
11 399
-
29 500
-
income
2 280
-
5 900
-
total
2 280
-
5 900
-
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%.

18 101
29 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
18 101
29 500
-
-
withholding
905
1 475
-
-
total
905
1 475
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
3 185
1 475
5 900
295
After tax
26 315
28 025
23 600
29 205
Living cost
9 119
9 119
9 119
9 119
Free-cash
17 196
18 906
14 481
20 086

Estimated living cost  is ₽9119 per week

₽6171
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.
₽2259
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
-₽12912
-₽15310
-₽12912
-₽19373
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.

-
-
-
29 500
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.

-
-
-
77
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.

-
-
-
6 153
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.

-
-
-
1 413
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 643
Employee

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

44 810
-
29 500
-
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.

3 685
-
1 413
-
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.

203
-
77
-
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.

6 153
-
6 153
-
total
10 041
-
7 643
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
trade
-
4 233
-
-
income
-
4 425
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
179
-
-
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.

-
243
-
-
total
-
9 080
-
-
Dividends
-
20 420
-
-
withholding
-
4 763
-
-
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.

-
261
-
-
total
-
5 024
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
10 041
14 104
7 643
7 643
After tax
19 459
15 396
21 857
21 857
Living cost
34 769
34 769
34 769
34 769
Free-cash
-15 310
-19 373
-12 912
-12 912

Estimated living cost  is ₽34769 per week

₽23985
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3741
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽504
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6539
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
-₽5421
-₽4946
-₽5421
-₽12187
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.

-
-
-
29 500
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.

-
-
-
77
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.

-
-
-
6 153
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.

-
-
-
1 413
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 643
Employee

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

34 446
-
29 500
-
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.

962
-
1 413
-
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
-
77
-
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.

6 153
-
6 153
-
total
7 168
-
7 643
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
trade
-
4 647
-
-
income
-
4 425
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
179
-
-
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.

-
243
-
-
total
-
9 494
-
-
Dividends
-
20 006
-
-
withholding
-
4 659
-
-
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.

-
256
-
-
total
-
4 915
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
7 168
14 409
7 643
7 643
After tax
22 332
15 091
21 857
21 857
Living cost
27 278
27 278
27 278
27 278
Free-cash
-4 946
-12 187
-5 421
-5 421

Estimated living cost  is ₽27278 per week

₽17159
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3181
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6429
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
-₽13522
-₽16171
-₽13522
-₽20439
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.

-
-
-
29 500
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.

-
-
-
77
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.

-
-
-
6 153
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.

-
-
-
1 413
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 643
Employee

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

45 671
-
29 500
-
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.

3 924
-
1 413
-
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
-
77
-
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.

6 153
-
6 153
-
total
10 292
-
7 643
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
trade
-
4 852
-
-
income
-
4 425
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
179
-
-
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.

-
243
-
-
total
-
9 699
-
-
Dividends
-
19 801
-
-
withholding
-
4 608
-
-
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.

-
253
-
-
total
-
4 861
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
10 292
14 560
7 643
7 643
After tax
19 208
14 940
21 857
21 857
Living cost
35 379
35 379
35 379
35 379
Free-cash
-16 171
-20 439
-13 522
-13 522

Estimated living cost  is ₽35379 per week

₽23662
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3731
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.
₽7458
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
-₽19399
-₽24623
-₽19399
-₽26468
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.

-
-
-
29 500
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.

-
-
-
77
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.

-
-
-
6 153
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.

-
-
-
1 413
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 643
Employee

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

54 124
-
29 500
-
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.

6 364
-
1 413
-
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.

350
-
77
-
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.

6 153
-
6 153
-
total
12 867
-
7 643
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
trade
-
5 059
-
-
income
-
4 425
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
178
-
-
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.

-
243
-
-
total
-
9 905
-
-
Dividends
-
19 596
-
-
withholding
-
4 556
-
-
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.

-
251
-
-
total
-
4 807
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
12 867
14 712
7 643
7 643
After tax
16 633
14 788
21 857
21 857
Living cost
41 256
41 256
41 256
41 256
Free-cash
-24 623
-26 468
-19 399
-19 399

Estimated living cost  is ₽41256 per week

₽30132
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3300
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽537
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.
₽7289
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
-₽3205
-₽7214
-₽3885
-₽1673
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
-
-
-
29 500
surtax
-
-
-
17
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
2 094
pensions
-
-
-
5 900
income
-
-
-
4 261
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 477
Employee
30 329
-
24 369
-
unemployment
2 111
-
1 695
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 084
-
4 085
-
surtax
108
-
-
-
pensions
2 024
-
1 625
-
health
774
-
622
-
total
10 101
-
8 027
-
Employer
30 329
-
24 369
-
pensions
4 044
-
3 249
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 379
-
1 109
-
unemployment
962
-
772
-
total
6 385
-
5 130
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
7 670
-
-
total
-
7 670
-
-
Dividends
-
21 830
-
-
withholding
-
3 275
-
-
total
-
3 275
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
16 486
10 945
13 157
12 477
After tax
13 014
18 555
16 343
17 023
Living cost
20 228
20 228
20 228
20 228
Free-cash
-7 214
-1 673
-3 885
-3 205

Estimated living cost  is ₽20228 per week

₽12213
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1759
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽470
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.
₽5789
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
-₽2850
-₽6550
-₽3530
-₽1318
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
-
-
-
29 500
surtax
-
-
-
17
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
2 094
pensions
-
-
-
5 900
income
-
-
-
4 261
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 477
Employee
29 782
-
24 369
-
unemployment
2 073
-
1 695
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
4 992
-
4 085
-
surtax
97
-
-
-
pensions
1 986
-
1 625
-
health
761
-
622
-
total
9 909
-
8 027
-
Employer
29 782
-
24 369
-
pensions
3 970
-
3 249
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 355
-
1 109
-
unemployment
943
-
772
-
total
6 268
-
5 130
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
7 670
-
-
total
-
7 670
-
-
Dividends
-
21 830
-
-
withholding
-
3 275
-
-
total
-
3 275
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
16 177
10 945
13 157
12 477
After tax
13 323
18 555
16 343
17 023
Living cost
19 873
19 873
19 873
19 873
Free-cash
-6 550
-1 318
-3 530
-2 850

Estimated living cost  is ₽19873 per week

₽12151
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1834
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽458
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5430
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
₽2558
-₽1342
-₽778
-₽1005
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
-
-
-
29 500
unemployment
-
-
-
442
health
-
-
-
2 065
pensions
-
-
-
2 950
income
-
-
-
3 606
total
-
-
-
9 063
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.

25 809
10 272
24 686
-
unemployment
387
154
370
-
income
3 155
1 256
3 018
-
pensions
2 581
1 027
2 469
-
health
1 807
719
1 728
-
total
7 930
3 156
7 585
-
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.

25 809
10 272
24 686
-
pensions
5 033
2 003
4 814
-
total
5 033
2 003
4 814
-
Corporate
-
17 225
-
-
income
-
1 550
-
-
total
-
1 550
-
-
Dividends
-
15 675
-
-
withholding
-
2 978
-
-
social contributions
-
2 939
-
-
total
-
5 917
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
12 963
12 626
12 399
9 063
After tax
16 537
16 874
17 101
20 437
Living cost
17 879
17 879
17 879
17 879
Free-cash
-1 342
-1 005
-778
2 558

Estimated living cost  is ₽17879 per week

₽12201
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1463
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽357
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.
₽3858
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
-₽24011
-₽44254
-₽23779
-₽25211
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
-
-
-
29 500
national
-
-
-
3 668
pensions
-
-
-
3 540
social contributions
-
-
-
317
municipal
-
-
-
2 367
total
-
-
-
9 892
Employee
67 617
-
25 502
-
municipal
8 352
-
2 481
-
national
12 942
-
3 845
-
pensions
2 705
-
1 020
-
total
23 999
-
7 346
-
Employer
67 617
-
25 502
-
pensions
5 409
-
2 040
-
social contributions
727
-
274
-
total
6 136
-
2 314
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
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%.

-
5 900
-
-
total
-
5 900
-
-
Dividends
-
23 600
-
-
withholding
-
5 192
-
-
total
-
5 192
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
30 135
11 092
9 660
9 892
After tax
-635
18 408
19 840
19 608
Living cost
43 619
43 619
43 619
43 619
Free-cash
-44 254
-25 211
-23 779
-24 011

Estimated living cost  is ₽43619 per week

₽29647
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4055
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽653
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.
₽9264
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
-₽25901
-₽40948
-₽25901
-₽30653
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
-
-
-
29 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 019
income
-
-
-
3 080
total
-
-
-
4 099
Employee
70 446
-
29 500
-
social contributions
5 853
-
1 019
-
income
13 293
-
3 080
-
total
19 146
-
4 099
-
Employer
70 446
-
29 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
income
-
3 688
-
-
total
-
3 688
-
-
Dividends
-
25 812
-
-
withholding
-
5 163
-
-
total
-
5 163
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
19 146
8 851
4 099
4 099
After tax
10 354
20 649
25 401
25 401
Living cost
51 302
51 302
51 302
51 302
Free-cash
-40 948
-30 653
-25 901
-25 901

Estimated living cost  is ₽51302 per week

₽39029
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4180
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
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.
₽7602
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
-₽21576
-₽50539
-₽23343
-₽22263
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
-
-
-
29 500
national
-
-
-
5 040
regional
-
-
-
270
social contributions
-
-
-
7 588
municipal
-
-
-
176
total
-
-
-
13 074
Employee
80 039
-
29 500
-
municipal
424
-
157
-
national
13 869
-
4 496
-
social contributions
26 989
-
9 947
-
regional
755
-
241
-
total
42 037
-
14 841
-
Employer
80 039
-
29 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
nationa
-
7 081
-
-
municipal
-
1 150
-
-
total
-
8 231
-
-
Dividends
-
21 269
-
-
withholding
-
5 530
-
-
total
-
5 530
-
-
Income
29 500
29 500
29 500
29 500
Total tax
42 037
13 761
14 841
13 074
After tax
-12 537
15 739
14 659
16 426
Living cost
38 002
38 002
38 002
38 002
Free-cash
-50 539
-22 263
-23 343
-21 576

Estimated living cost  is ₽38002 per week

₽26490
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2492
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽583
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.
₽8436
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
-₽8008
-₽20459
-₽9756
-₽8755
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
-
-
-
29 500
national
-
-
-
5 040
regional
-
-
-
444
social contributions
-
-
-
7 588
municipal
-
-
-
176
total
-
-
-
13 248
Employee
49 957
-
29 500
-
municipal
265
-
157
-
national
7 915
-
4 496
-
social contributions
16 846
-
9 947
-
regional
673
-
396
-
total
25 699
-
14 996
-
Employer
49 957
-
29 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
29 500
-
-
nationa
-
7 081
-