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
₽ 30000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
-₽4412
-₽4356
-₽3525
-₽813
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
-
-
-
30 000
social contributions
-
-
-
6 600
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 600
Employee
29 745
-
25 972
-
social contributions
1 933
-
1 689
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 933
-
1 689
-
Employer
29 745
-
25 972
-
social contributions
4 611
-
4 024
-
total
4 611
-
4 024
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
3 001
-
-
total
-
3 001
-
-
Dividends
-
26 999
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
6 544
3 001
5 713
6 600
After tax
23 456
26 999
24 287
23 400
Living cost
27 812
27 812
27 812
27 812
Free-cash
-4 356
-813
-3 525
-4 412

Estimated living cost  is ₽27812 per week

₽17983
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2096
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽523
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.
₽7209
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
-₽13157
-₽22961
-₽19341
-₽20404
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
-
-
-
30 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 675
health
-
-
-
2 295
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
119
pensions
-
-
-
5 550
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 639
Employee
40 444
36 871
36 871
-
unemployment
1 213
1 106
674
-
other
404
369
225
-
income
3 603
2 720
3 492
-
pensions
4 142
3 775
2 302
-
health
1 564
1 427
869
-
total
10 926
9 397
7 562
-
Employer
40 444
36 871
36 871
-
pensions
5 076
4 628
2 822
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 213
1 106
1 106
-
other
1 921
1 751
1 629
-
health
1 529
1 394
850
-
accident
525
479
291
-
unemployment
1 213
1 106
674
-
chamber of commerce
162
147
147
-
total
11 639
10 611
7 519
-
Corporate
3 512
3 512
18 968
-
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.

878
878
4 742
-
total
878
878
4 742
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
23 443
20 886
19 823
13 639
After tax
6 557
9 114
10 177
16 361
Living cost
29 518
29 518
29 518
29 518
Free-cash
-22 961
-20 404
-19 341
-13 157

Estimated living cost  is ₽29518 per week

₽17707
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3015
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽527
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.
₽8270
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
-₽16423
-₽30603
-₽22522
-₽23670
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
-
-
-
30 000
surtax
-
-
-
183
unemployment
-
-
-
5 675
health
-
-
-
2 295
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
119
pensions
-
-
-
5 550
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
13 822
Employee
46 238
36 871
36 871
-
unemployment
1 387
1 106
671
-
other
462
369
223
-
income
5 264
2 720
3 501
-
pensions
4 735
3 775
2 286
-
health
1 789
1 427
864
-
total
13 637
9 397
7 545
-
Employer
46 238
36 871
36 871
-
pensions
5 803
4 628
2 802
-
surtax
183
183
183
-
payroll
1 387
1 106
1 106
-
other
2 196
1 751
1 628
-
health
1 747
1 394
845
-
accident
600
479
290
-
unemployment
1 387
1 106
671
-
chamber of commerce
184
147
147
-
total
13 487
10 794
7 672
-
Corporate
3 512
3 512
18 817
-
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.

878
878
4 704
-
total
878
878
4 704
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
28 002
21 069
19 921
13 822
After tax
1 998
8 931
10 079
16 178
Living cost
32 601
32 601
32 601
32 601
Free-cash
-30 603
-23 670
-22 522
-16 423

Estimated living cost  is ₽32601 per week

₽21744
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2781
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽536
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.
₽7541
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
-₽14750
-₽55447
-₽19797
-₽16680
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
-
-
-
30 000
national
-
-
-
7 988
communal

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

-
-
-
1 722
social contributions
-
-
-
1 305
total
-
-
-
11 015
Employee

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

66 182
-
23 237
-
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.

576
-
202
-
national
20 347
-
5 050
-
communal

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

3 452
-
1 211
-
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.

4 964
-
1 743
-
health

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

3 109
-
1 092
-
total
32 448
-
9 298
-
Employer

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

66 182
-
23 237
-
surtax
7 504
-
2 634
-
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.

5 864
-
2 060
-
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.

4 070
-
1 429
-
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.

860
-
302
-
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.

966
-
339
-
total
19 264
-
6 764
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
6 000
-
-
surtax
-
119
-
-
total
-
6 119
-
-
Dividends
-
23 881
-
-
withholding

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

-
6 826
-
-
total
-
6 826
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
51 712
12 945
16 062
11 015
After tax
-21 712
17 055
13 938
18 985
Living cost
33 735
33 735
33 735
33 735
Free-cash
-55 447
-16 680
-19 797
-14 750

Estimated living cost  is ₽33735 per week

₽21730
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2950
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.
₽8528
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
₽1580
₽4102
₽3032
₽9740
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
-
-
-
30 000
unemployment
-
-
-
120
health
-
-
-
3 450
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 440
income
-
-
-
4 500
total
-
-
-
12 510
Employee
21 067
-
25 080
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
275
-
income
2 107
-
2 508
-
pensions

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

1 849
-
2 202
-
health
969
-
1 153
-
total
5 157
-
6 138
-
Employer
21 067
-
25 080
-
pensions

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

2 322
-
2 764
-
health
1 454
-
1 730
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
275
-
unemployment
127
-
151
-
total
4 135
-
4 920
-
Corporate
4 800
30 000
-
-
income
480
3 000
-
-
total
480
3 000
-
-
Dividends
4 320
27 000
-
-
withholding
216
1 350
-
-
total
216
1 350
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
9 988
4 350
11 058
12 510
After tax
20 012
25 650
18 942
17 490
Living cost
15 910
15 910
15 910
15 910
Free-cash
4 102
9 740
3 032
1 580

Estimated living cost  is ₽15910 per week

₽10523
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽911
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽380
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.
₽4097
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
₽5364
₽9227
₽6816
₽13524
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
-
-
-
30 000
unemployment
-
-
-
120
health
-
-
-
3 450
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 440
income
-
-
-
4 500
total
-
-
-
12 510
Employee
16 057
-
25 080
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

177
-
275
-
income
1 605
-
2 508
-
pensions

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

1 410
-
2 202
-
health
739
-
1 153
-
total
3 931
-
6 138
-
Employer
16 057
-
25 080
-
pensions

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

1 770
-
2 764
-
health
1 108
-
1 730
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

177
-
275
-
unemployment
96
-
151
-
total
3 151
-
4 920
-
Corporate
10 793
30 000
-
-
income
1 080
3 000
-
-
total
1 080
3 000
-
-
Dividends
9 713
27 000
-
-
withholding
485
1 350
-
-
total
485
1 350
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
8 647
4 350
11 058
12 510
After tax
21 353
25 650
18 942
17 490
Living cost
12 126
12 126
12 126
12 126
Free-cash
9 227
13 524
6 816
5 364

Estimated living cost  is ₽12126 per week

₽7079
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽866
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽321
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.
₽3860
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
₽2195
-₽5698
-₽4812
-₽12344
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
-
-
-
35 173
health
-
-
-
897
social contributions
-
-
-
5 487
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 384
Employee
71 145
71 145
71 145
-
income
7 747
6 586
7 903
-
social contributions
2 690
5 905
2 260
-
health
551
1 210
464
-
total
10 988
13 701
10 627
-
Employer
71 145
71 145
71 145
-
social contributions
2 690
5 905
2 260
-
health
599
1 317
504
-
total
3 289
7 222
2 764
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
14 277
20 923
13 391
6 384
After tax
15 723
9 077
16 609
23 616
Living cost
21 421
21 421
21 421
21 421
Free-cash
-5 698
-12 344
-4 812
2 195

Estimated living cost  is ₽21421 per week

₽12838
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2102
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽474
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6008
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
-₽6394
-₽15874
-₽13401
-₽20933
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
-
-
-
35 173
health
-
-
-
897
social contributions
-
-
-
5 487
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 384
Employee
71 145
71 145
71 145
-
income
7 471
6 586
7 903
-
social contributions
3 457
5 905
2 260
-
health
708
1 210
464
-
total
11 636
13 701
10 627
-
Employer
71 145
71 145
71 145
-
social contributions
3 457
5 905
2 260
-
health
771
1 317
504
-
total
4 228
7 222
2 764
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
15 864
20 923
13 391
6 384
After tax
14 136
9 077
16 609
23 616
Living cost
30 010
30 010
30 010
30 010
Free-cash
-15 874
-20 933
-13 401
-6 394

Estimated living cost  is ₽30010 per week

₽20515
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2344
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.
₽6647
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
-₽6854
-₽12300
-₽6241
-₽810
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
-
-
-
30 000
health
-
-
-
4 050
social contributions
-
-
-
8 760
income
-
-
-
2 579
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 389
Employee
31 567
-
22 388
-
income
3 788
-
2 687
-
social contributions
2 052
-
1 455
-
health
4 262
-
3 022
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
10 102
-
7 164
-
Employer
31 567
-
22 388
-
social contributions
7 892
-
5 597
-
health
2 841
-
2 015
-
total
10 733
-
7 612
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
5 700
-
-
total
-
5 700
-
-
Dividends
-
24 300
-
-
withholding
-
3 645
-
-
total
-
3 645
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
20 835
9 345
14 776
15 389
After tax
9 165
20 655
15 224
14 611
Living cost
21 465
21 465
21 465
21 465
Free-cash
-12 300
-810
-6 241
-6 854

Estimated living cost  is ₽21465 per week

₽14910
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1527
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽422
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.
₽4606
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
-₽11840
-₽22124
-₽11227
-₽5796
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
-
-
-
30 000
health
-
-
-
4 050
social contributions
-
-
-
8 760
income
-
-
-
2 579
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 389
Employee
38 898
-
22 388
-
income
4 668
-
2 687
-
social contributions
2 528
-
1 455
-
health
5 251
-
3 022
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 447
-
7 164
-
Employer
38 898
-
22 388
-
social contributions
9 725
-
5 597
-
health
3 501
-
2 015
-
total
13 226
-
7 612
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
5 700
-
-
total
-
5 700
-
-
Dividends
-
24 300
-
-
withholding
-
3 645
-
-
total
-
3 645
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
25 673
9 345
14 776
15 389
After tax
4 327
20 655
15 224
14 611
Living cost
26 451
26 451
26 451
26 451
Free-cash
-22 124
-5 796
-11 227
-11 840

Estimated living cost  is ₽26451 per week

₽19671
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1465
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.
₽4857
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
-₽23717
-₽172174
-₽172174
-₽172174
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
-
-
-
30 000
national
-
-
-
2 225
pensions
-
-
-
804
municipal
-
-
-
3 663
labour market
-
-
-
2 336
total
-
-
-
9 028
Employee
188 620
188 620
188 620
-
municipal
40 166
40 166
40 166
-
national
23 043
23 043
23 043
-
pensions
268
268
268
-
labour market
15 068
15 068
15 068
-
total
78 545
78 545
78 545
-
Employer
188 620
188 620
188 620
-
pensions
536
536
536
-
labour market
15 090
15 090
15 090
-
municipal
40 230
40 230
40 230
-
national
23 084
23 084
23 084
-
total
78 940
78 940
78 940
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
157 485
157 485
157 485
9 028
After tax
-127 485
-127 485
-127 485
20 972
Living cost
44 689
44 689
44 689
44 689
Free-cash
-172 174
-172 174
-172 174
-23 717

Estimated living cost  is ₽44689 per week

₽30585
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3953
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽687
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.
₽9463
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
-₽4162
-₽5120
-₽2948
₽1652
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
-
-
-
30 000
health
-
-
-
3 900
pensions
-
-
-
6 000
income
-
-
-
1 914
total
-
-
-
11 814
Employee
26 247
-
22 422
-
unemployment
420
-
358
-
income
2 955
-
2 216
-
pensions
525
-
448
-
total
3 900
-
3 022
-
Employer
26 247
-
22 422
-
pensions
5 250
-
4 484
-
health
3 411
-
2 915
-
unemployment
211
-
179
-
total
8 872
-
7 578
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
6 000
-
-
total
-
6 000
-
-
Dividends
-
24 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
12 772
6 000
10 600
11 814
After tax
17 228
24 000
19 400
18 186
Living cost
22 348
22 348
22 348
22 348
Free-cash
-5 120
1 652
-2 948
-4 162

Estimated living cost  is ₽22348 per week

₽15328
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1331
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽449
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5239
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
-₽10984
-₽27861
-₽16536
-₽14761
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

-
-
-
30 000
national
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
75
municipal
-
-
-
5 387
total
-
-
-
5 462
Employee
48 678
-
25 238
-
unemployment
730
-
379
-
municipal
7 973
-
4 168
-
national
804
-
-
-
pensions
3 285
-
1 703
-
health
363
-
2
-
total
13 155
-
6 252
-
Employer
48 678
-
25 238
-
pensions
8 445
-
4 379
-
health
374
-
195
-
accident
49
-
25
-
unemployment
316
-
163
-
total
9 184
-
4 762
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
6 000
-
-
total
-
6 000
-
-
Dividends

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

-
18 000
-
-
municipal
-
3 239
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 239
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
22 339
9 239
11 014
5 462
After tax
7 661
20 761
18 986
24 538
Living cost
35 522
35 522
35 522
35 522
Free-cash
-27 861
-14 761
-16 536
-10 984

Estimated living cost  is ₽35522 per week

₽23203
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3417
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽565
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.
₽8338
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
-₽10020
-₽16386
-₽9206
-₽13401
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
-
-
-
30 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
260
pensions
-
-
-
9 267
social contributions
-
-
-
855
income
-
-
-
188
other
-
-
-
931
total
-
-
-
11 501
Employee
35 347
-
22 863
-
income
1 823
-
314
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 008
-
651
-
pensions
3 998
-
2 585
-
total
6 829
-
3 550
-
Employer
35 347
-
22 863
-
pensions
5 808
-
3 756
-
social contributions
105
-
68
-
other
1 220
-
788
-
health
2 474
-
1 600
-
unemployment
1 431
-
925
-
total
11 038
-
7 137
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
8 400
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
8 400
-
-
Dividends
-
21 600
-
-
withholding
-
2 765
-
-
social contributions
-
3 717
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 482
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
17 867
14 882
10 687
11 501
After tax
12 133
15 118
19 313
18 499
Living cost
28 519
28 519
28 519
28 519
Free-cash
-16 386
-13 401
-9 206
-10 020

Estimated living cost  is ₽28519 per week

₽16539
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2897
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽541
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8542
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
-₽13156
-₽21963
-₽12342
-₽16537
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
-
-
-
30 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
260
pensions
-
-
-
9 267
social contributions
-
-
-
855
income
-
-
-
188
other
-
-
-
931
total
-
-
-
11 501
Employee
39 598
-
22 863
-
income
2 337
-
314
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 129
-
651
-
pensions
4 477
-
2 585
-
total
7 943
-
3 550
-
Employer
39 598
-
22 863
-
pensions
6 505
-
3 756
-
social contributions
119
-
68
-
other
1 366
-
788
-
health
2 772
-
1 600
-
unemployment
1 603
-
925
-
total
12 365
-
7 137
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
8 400
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
8 400
-
-
Dividends
-
21 600
-
-
withholding
-
2 765
-
-
social contributions
-
3 717
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 482
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
20 308
14 882
10 687
11 501
After tax
9 692
15 118
19 313
18 499
Living cost
31 655
31 655
31 655
31 655
Free-cash
-21 963
-16 537
-12 342
-13 156

Estimated living cost  is ₽31655 per week

₽19960
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2574
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽539
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.
₽8584
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
-₽26188
-₽46046
-₽25374
-₽29569
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
-
-
-
30 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
260
pensions
-
-
-
9 267
social contributions
-
-
-
855
income
-
-
-
188
other
-
-
-
931
total
-
-
-
11 501
Employee
57 948
-
22 863
-
income
5 056
-
314
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 650
-
651
-
pensions
6 554
-
2 585
-
total
13 260
-
3 550
-
Employer
57 948
-
22 863
-
pensions
9 522
-
3 756
-
social contributions
174
-
68
-
other
2 000
-
788
-
health
4 056
-
1 600
-
unemployment
2 347
-
925
-
total
18 099
-
7 137
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
8 400
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
8 400
-
-
Dividends
-
21 600
-
-
withholding
-
2 765
-
-
social contributions
-
3 717
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
6 482
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
31 359
14 882
10 687
11 501
After tax
-1 359
15 118
19 313
18 499
Living cost
44 687
44 687
44 687
44 687
Free-cash
-46 046
-29 569
-25 374
-26 188

Estimated living cost  is ₽44687 per week

₽30243
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3656
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽613
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.
₽10175
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
₽23795
₽21488
₽18095
₽22595
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%.

-
-
-
30 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
300
total
-
-
-
300
Employee
7 381
-
30 000
-
income
1 476
-
6 000
-
total
1 476
-
6 000
-
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%.

22 619
30 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
22 619
30 000
-
-
withholding
1 131
1 500
-
-
total
1 131
1 500
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
2 607
1 500
6 000
300
After tax
27 393
28 500
24 000
29 700
Living cost
5 905
5 905
5 905
5 905
Free-cash
21 488
22 595
18 095
23 795

Estimated living cost  is ₽5905 per week

₽3659
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽491
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽162
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.
₽1592
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
₽20498
₽17572
₽14798
₽19298
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%.

-
-
-
30 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
300
total
-
-
-
300
Employee
11 502
-
30 000
-
income
2 301
-
6 000
-
total
2 301
-
6 000
-
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%.

18 498
30 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
18 498
30 000
-
-
withholding
925
1 500
-
-
total
925
1 500
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
3 226
1 500
6 000
300
After tax
26 774
28 500
24 000
29 700
Living cost
9 202
9 202
9 202
9 202
Free-cash
17 572
19 298
14 798
20 498

Estimated living cost  is ₽9202 per week

₽6227
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽386
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽309
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.
₽2280
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
-₽13498
-₽16035
-₽13498
-₽20063
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.

-
-
-
30 000
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.

-
-
-
75
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.

-
-
-
6 321
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.

-
-
-
1 382
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 778
Employee

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

46 036
-
30 000
-
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.

3 785
-
1 382
-
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.

209
-
75
-
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.

6 321
-
6 321
-
total
10 315
-
7 778
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
trade
-
4 305
-
-
income
-
4 500
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
184
-
-
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.

-
248
-
-
total
-
9 237
-
-
Dividends
-
20 763
-
-
withholding
-
4 839
-
-
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.

-
267
-
-
total
-
5 106
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
10 315
14 343
7 778
7 778
After tax
19 685
15 657
22 222
22 222
Living cost
35 720
35 720
35 720
35 720
Free-cash
-16 035
-20 063
-13 498
-13 498

Estimated living cost  is ₽35720 per week

₽24641
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3843
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.
₽6718
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
-₽5802
-₽5388
-₽5802
-₽12675
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.

-
-
-
30 000
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.

-
-
-
75
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.

-
-
-
6 321
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.

-
-
-
1 382
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 778
Employee

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

35 388
-
30 000
-
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.

989
-
1 382
-
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.

54
-
75
-
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.

6 321
-
6 321
-
total
7 364
-
7 778
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
trade
-
4 725
-
-
income
-
4 500
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
184
-
-
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.

-
248
-
-
total
-
9 657
-
-
Dividends
-
20 343
-
-
withholding
-
4 734
-
-
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.

-
260
-
-
total
-
4 994
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
7 364
14 651
7 778
7 778
After tax
22 636
15 349
22 222
22 222
Living cost
28 024
28 024
28 024
28 024
Free-cash
-5 388
-12 675
-5 802
-5 802

Estimated living cost  is ₽28024 per week

₽17628
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3268
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽523
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.
₽6605
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
-₽14125
-₽16920
-₽14125
-₽21155
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.

-
-
-
30 000
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.

-
-
-
75
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.

-
-
-
6 321
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.

-
-
-
1 382
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 778
Employee

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

46 920
-
30 000
-
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.

4 031
-
1 382
-
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.

221
-
75
-
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.

6 321
-
6 321
-
total
10 573
-
7 778
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
trade
-
4 936
-
-
income
-
4 500
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
183
-
-
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.

-
248
-
-
total
-
9 867
-
-
Dividends
-
20 134
-
-
withholding
-
4 683
-
-
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.

-
258
-
-
total
-
4 941
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
10 573
14 808
7 778
7 778
After tax
19 427
15 192
22 222
22 222
Living cost
36 347
36 347
36 347
36 347
Free-cash
-16 920
-21 155
-14 125
-14 125

Estimated living cost  is ₽36347 per week

₽24309
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3833
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽543
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.
₽7662
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
-₽20163
-₽25605
-₽20163
-₽27345
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.

-
-
-
30 000
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.

-
-
-
75
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.

-
-
-
6 321
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.

-
-
-
1 382
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 778
Employee

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

55 604
-
30 000
-
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.

6 539
-
1 382
-
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.

360
-
75
-
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.

6 321
-
6 321
-
total
13 220
-
7 778
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
trade
-
5 144
-
-
income
-
4 500
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
183
-
-
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.

-
248
-
-
total
-
10 075
-
-
Dividends
-
19 925
-
-
withholding
-
4 630
-
-
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.

-
255
-
-
total
-
4 885
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
13 220
14 960
7 778
7 778
After tax
16 780
15 040
22 222
22 222
Living cost
42 385
42 385
42 385
42 385
Free-cash
-25 605
-27 345
-20 163
-20 163

Estimated living cost  is ₽42385 per week

₽30956
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3390
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽551
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.
₽7488
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
-₽3467
-₽7718
-₽4160
-₽1912
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
-
-
-
30 000
surtax
-
-
-
12
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
2 130
pensions
-
-
-
6 000
income
-
-
-
4 332
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 685
Employee
31 158
-
24 784
-
unemployment
2 168
-
1 724
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 223
-
4 156
-
surtax
111
-
-
-
pensions
2 079
-
1 652
-
health
795
-
630
-
total
10 376
-
8 162
-
Employer
31 158
-
24 784
-
pensions
4 154
-
3 304
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 417
-
1 127
-
unemployment
989
-
785
-
total
6 560
-
5 216
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
7 799
-
-
total
-
7 799
-
-
Dividends
-
22 201
-
-
withholding
-
3 331
-
-
total
-
3 331
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
16 936
11 130
13 378
12 685
After tax
13 064
18 870
16 622
17 315
Living cost
20 782
20 782
20 782
20 782
Free-cash
-7 718
-1 912
-4 160
-3 467

Estimated living cost  is ₽20782 per week

₽12547
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1807
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽483
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.
₽5947
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
-₽3102
-₽7037
-₽3795
-₽1547
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
-
-
-
30 000
surtax
-
-
-
12
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
2 130
pensions
-
-
-
6 000
income
-
-
-
4 332
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
12 685
Employee
30 597
-
24 784
-
unemployment
2 130
-
1 724
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 129
-
4 156
-
surtax
100
-
-
-
pensions
2 040
-
1 652
-
health
781
-
630
-
total
10 180
-
8 162
-
Employer
30 597
-
24 784
-
pensions
4 079
-
3 304
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 392
-
1 127
-
unemployment
969
-
785
-
total
6 440
-
5 216
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
7 799
-
-
total
-
7 799
-
-
Dividends
-
22 201
-
-
withholding
-
3 331
-
-
total
-
3 331
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
16 620
11 130
13 378
12 685
After tax
13 380
18 870
16 622
17 315
Living cost
20 417
20 417
20 417
20 417
Free-cash
-7 037
-1 547
-3 795
-3 102

Estimated living cost  is ₽20417 per week

₽12484
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1884
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽471
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.
₽5578
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
₽2374
-₽1754
-₽1016
-₽1245
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
-
-
-
30 000
unemployment
-
-
-
450
health
-
-
-
2 100
pensions
-
-
-
3 000
income
-
-
-
3 668
total
-
-
-
9 218
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.

26 572
10 575
25 105
-
unemployment
399
159
377
-
income
3 248
1 293
3 069
-
pensions
2 657
1 058
2 510
-
health
1 860
740
1 757
-
total
8 164
3 250
7 713
-
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.

26 572
10 575
25 105
-
pensions
5 182
2 062
4 895
-
total
5 182
2 062
4 895
-
Corporate
-
17 362
-
-
income
-
1 563
-
-
total
-
1 563
-
-
Dividends
-
15 800
-
-
withholding
-
3 002
-
-
social contributions
-
2 960
-
-
total
-
5 962
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
13 346
12 837
12 608
9 218
After tax
16 654
17 163
17 392
20 782
Living cost
18 408
18 408
18 408
18 408
Free-cash
-1 754
-1 245
-1 016
2 374

Estimated living cost  is ₽18408 per week

₽12562
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1506
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽368
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.
₽3972
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
-₽24734
-₽45573
-₽24498
-₽25975
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
-
-
-
30 000
national
-
-
-
3 717
pensions
-
-
-
3 600
social contributions
-
-
-
323
municipal
-
-
-
2 399
total
-
-
-
10 039
Employee
69 285
-
25 935
-
municipal
8 558
-
2 515
-
national
13 261
-
3 897
-
pensions
2 771
-
1 037
-
total
24 590
-
7 449
-
Employer
69 285
-
25 935
-
pensions
5 543
-
2 075
-
social contributions
745
-
279
-
total
6 288
-
2 354
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
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%.

-
6 000
-
-
total
-
6 000
-
-
Dividends
-
24 000
-
-
withholding
-
5 280
-
-
total
-
5 280
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
30 878
11 280
9 803
10 039
After tax
-878
18 720
20 197
19 961
Living cost
44 695
44 695
44 695
44 695
Free-cash
-45 573
-25 975
-24 498
-24 734

Estimated living cost  is ₽44695 per week

₽30379
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4155
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.
₽9493
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
-₽26835
-₽42374
-₽26835
-₽31705
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
-
-
-
30 000
social contributions
-
-
-
1 028
income
-
-
-
3 102
total
-
-
-
4 130
Employee
72 373
-
30 000
-
social contributions
6 013
-
1 028
-
income
13 656
-
3 102
-
total
19 669
-
4 130
-
Employer
72 373
-
30 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
income
-
3 750
-
-
total
-
3 750
-
-
Dividends
-
26 250
-
-
withholding
-
5 250
-
-
total
-
5 250
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
19 669
9 000
4 130
4 130
After tax
10 331
21 000
25 870
25 870
Living cost
52 705
52 705
52 705
52 705
Free-cash
-42 374
-31 705
-26 835
-26 835

Estimated living cost  is ₽52705 per week

₽40097
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4295
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.
₽7810
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
-₽22336
-₽52227
-₽24136
-₽23034
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
-
-
-
30 000
national
-
-
-
5 125
regional
-
-
-
274
social contributions
-
-
-
7 717
municipal
-
-
-
179
total
-
-
-
13 295
Employee
82 228
-
30 000
-
municipal
435
-
160
-
national
14 248
-
4 574
-
social contributions
27 727
-
10 117
-
regional
776
-
244
-
total
43 186
-
15 095
-
Employer
82 228
-
30 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
nationa
-
7 200
-
-
municipal
-
1 169
-
-
total
-
8 369
-
-
Dividends
-
21 630
-
-
withholding
-
5 624
-
-
total
-
5 624
-
-
Income
30 000
30 000
30 000
30 000
Total tax
43 186
13 993
15 095
13 295
After tax
-13 186
16 007
14 905
16 705
Living cost
39 041
39 041
39 041
39 041
Free-cash
-52 227
-23 034
-24 136
-22 336

Estimated living cost  is ₽39041 per week

₽27215
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2560
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽599
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.
₽8667
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
-₽8397
-₽21324
-₽10178
-₽9154
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
-
-
-
30 000
national
-
-
-
5 125
regional
-
-
-
453
social contributions
-
-
-
7 717
municipal
-
-
-
179
total
-
-
-
13 474
Employee
51 323
-
30 000
-
municipal
272
-
160
-
national
8 131
-
4 574
-
social contributions
17 307
-
10 117
-
regional
691
-
404
-
total
26 401
-
15 255
-
Employer
51 323
-
30 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
30 000
-
-
nationa
-
7 200
-