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
₽ 36000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽938
₽2224
₽2001
₽5258
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
-
-
-
36 000
social contributions
-
-
-
7 920
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 920
Employee
29 029
-
31 170
-
social contributions
1 887
-
2 027
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 887
-
2 027
-
Employer
29 029
-
31 170
-
social contributions
4 500
-
4 830
-
total
4 500
-
4 830
-
Corporate
2 472
36 000
-
-
income
247
3 600
-
-
total
247
3 600
-
-
Dividends
2 225
32 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
6 634
3 600
6 857
7 920
After tax
29 366
32 400
29 143
28 080
Living cost
27 142
27 142
27 142
27 142
Free-cash
2 224
5 258
2 001
938

Estimated living cost  is ₽27142 per week

₽17550
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.
₽511
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.
₽7036
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
-₽8453
-₽15686
-₽15375
-₽13193
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 538
health
-
-
-
2 754
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
144
pensions
-
-
-
6 660
income
-
-
-
550
total
-
-
-
15 646
Employee
39 470
35 984
35 984
-
unemployment
1 184
1 080
824
-
other
394
360
274
-
income
3 516
2 654
3 057
-
pensions
4 042
3 684
2 814
-
health
1 527
1 393
1 062
-
total
10 663
9 171
8 031
-
Employer
39 470
35 984
35 984
-
pensions
4 954
4 517
3 448
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 184
1 080
1 080
-
other
1 875
1 708
1 636
-
health
1 492
1 361
1 038
-
accident
512
468
356
-
unemployment
1 184
1 080
824
-
chamber of commerce
158
144
144
-
total
11 359
10 358
8 526
-
Corporate
3 427
3 427
24 047
-
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.

857
857
6 011
-
total
857
857
6 011
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
22 879
20 386
22 568
15 646
After tax
13 121
15 614
13 432
20 354
Living cost
28 807
28 807
28 807
28 807
Free-cash
-15 686
-13 193
-15 375
-8 453

Estimated living cost  is ₽28807 per week

₽17281
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2942
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.
₽8071
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
-₽11640
-₽23146
-₽18478
-₽16380
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 538
health
-
-
-
2 754
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
144
pensions
-
-
-
6 660
income
-
-
-
550
total
-
-
-
15 824
Employee
45 125
35 984
35 984
-
unemployment
1 354
1 080
819
-
other
451
360
272
-
income
5 137
2 654
3 067
-
pensions
4 621
3 684
2 798
-
health
1 746
1 393
1 057
-
total
13 309
9 171
8 013
-
Employer
45 125
35 984
35 984
-
pensions
5 663
4 517
3 429
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 354
1 080
1 080
-
other
2 144
1 708
1 636
-
health
1 705
1 361
1 033
-
accident
586
468
355
-
unemployment
1 354
1 080
819
-
chamber of commerce
180
144
144
-
total
13 164
10 536
8 674
-
Corporate
3 427
3 427
23 899
-
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.

857
857
5 975
-
total
857
857
5 975
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
27 330
20 564
22 662
15 824
After tax
8 670
15 436
13 338
20 176
Living cost
31 816
31 816
31 816
31 816
Free-cash
-23 146
-16 380
-18 478
-11 640

Estimated living cost  is ₽31816 per week

₽21220
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2714
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.
₽7360
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
-₽11526
-₽47391
-₽16430
-₽12535
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
9 920
communal

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

-
-
-
2 000
social contributions
-
-
-
2 683
total
-
-
-
14 603
Employee

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

64 588
-
27 881
-
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.

562
-
243
-
national
19 857
-
6 289
-
communal

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

3 369
-
1 455
-
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.

4 844
-
2 090
-
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.

3 035
-
1 311
-
total
31 667
-
11 388
-
Employer

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

64 588
-
27 881
-
surtax
7 324
-
3 163
-
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.

5 723
-
2 471
-
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.

3 972
-
1 714
-
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.

840
-
363
-
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.

942
-
408
-
total
18 801
-
8 119
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
7 200
-
-
surtax
-
144
-
-
total
-
7 344
-
-
Dividends
-
28 656
-
-
withholding

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

-
8 268
-
-
total
-
8 268
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
50 468
15 612
19 507
14 603
After tax
-14 468
20 388
16 493
21 397
Living cost
32 923
32 923
32 923
32 923
Free-cash
-47 391
-12 535
-16 430
-11 526

Estimated living cost  is ₽32923 per week

₽21206
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2879
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽516
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8322
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
₽6642
₽9741
₽7191
₽15245
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
-
-
-
36 000
unemployment
-
-
-
126
health
-
-
-
3 628
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 669
income
-
-
-
5 400
total
-
-
-
13 823
Employee
20 571
-
30 095
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

226
-
331
-
income
2 057
-
3 010
-
pensions

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

1 806
-
2 643
-
health
946
-
1 384
-
total
5 035
-
7 368
-
Employer
20 571
-
30 095
-
pensions

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

2 267
-
3 317
-
health
1 420
-
2 077
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

226
-
331
-
unemployment
124
-
181
-
total
4 037
-
5 906
-
Corporate
11 393
36 000
-
-
income
1 139
3 600
-
-
total
1 139
3 600
-
-
Dividends
10 254
32 400
-
-
withholding
513
1 620
-
-
total
513
1 620
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
10 724
5 220
13 274
13 823
After tax
25 276
30 780
22 726
22 177
Living cost
15 535
15 535
15 535
15 535
Free-cash
9 741
15 245
7 191
6 642

Estimated living cost  is ₽15535 per week

₽10275
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽889
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽371
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.
₽4001
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
₽10336
₽14743
₽10885
₽18939
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
-
-
-
36 000
unemployment
-
-
-
126
health
-
-
-
3 628
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 669
income
-
-
-
5 400
total
-
-
-
13 823
Employee
15 678
-
30 095
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
331
-
income
1 568
-
3 010
-
pensions

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

1 377
-
2 643
-
health
721
-
1 384
-
total
3 839
-
7 368
-
Employer
15 678
-
30 095
-
pensions

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

1 728
-
3 317
-
health
1 082
-
2 077
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
331
-
unemployment
94
-
181
-
total
3 077
-
5 906
-
Corporate
17 245
36 000
-
-
income
1 724
3 600
-
-
total
1 724
3 600
-
-
Dividends
15 521
32 400
-
-
withholding
776
1 620
-
-
total
776
1 620
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
9 416
5 220
13 274
13 823
After tax
26 584
30 780
22 726
22 177
Living cost
11 841
11 841
11 841
11 841
Free-cash
14 743
18 939
10 885
10 336

Estimated living cost  is ₽11841 per week

₽6913
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽846
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽314
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.
₽3769
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
₽8561
₽843
₽981
-₽5325
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
918
social contributions
-
-
-
5 615
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 533
Employee
69 432
69 432
69 432
-
income
7 560
6 427
7 529
-
social contributions
2 625
5 763
2 712
-
health
538
1 181
555
-
total
10 723
13 371
10 796
-
Employer
69 432
69 432
69 432
-
social contributions
2 625
5 763
2 712
-
health
584
1 285
605
-
total
3 209
7 048
3 317
-
Corporate
1 162
-
-
-
income
146
-
-
-
total
146
-
-
-
Dividends
1 016
-
-
-
withholding
173
-
-
-
total
173
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
14 251
20 419
14 113
6 533
After tax
21 749
15 581
21 887
29 467
Living cost
20 906
20 906
20 906
20 906
Free-cash
843
-5 325
981
8 561

Estimated living cost  is ₽20906 per week

₽12529
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2051
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽463
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.
₽5864
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
₽180
-₽8769
-₽7400
-₽13706
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
918
social contributions
-
-
-
5 615
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
6 533
Employee
69 432
69 432
69 432
-
income
7 291
6 427
7 529
-
social contributions
3 374
5 763
2 712
-
health
691
1 181
555
-
total
11 356
13 371
10 796
-
Employer
69 432
69 432
69 432
-
social contributions
3 374
5 763
2 712
-
health
752
1 285
605
-
total
4 126
7 048
3 317
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 482
20 419
14 113
6 533
After tax
20 518
15 581
21 887
29 467
Living cost
29 287
29 287
29 287
29 287
Free-cash
-8 769
-13 706
-7 400
180

Estimated living cost  is ₽29287 per week

₽20021
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2288
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽492
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.
₽6487
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
-₽3334
-₽5123
-₽2599
₽3918
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
4 860
social contributions
-
-
-
10 512
income
-
-
-
3 094
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 466
Employee
30 689
-
26 866
-
income
3 683
-
3 224
-
social contributions
1 995
-
1 746
-
health
4 143
-
3 627
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 821
-
8 597
-
Employer
30 689
-
26 866
-
social contributions
7 672
-
6 716
-
health
2 762
-
2 418
-
total
10 434
-
9 134
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
6 840
-
-
total
-
6 840
-
-
Dividends
-
29 160
-
-
withholding
-
4 374
-
-
total
-
4 374
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
20 255
11 214
17 731
18 466
After tax
15 745
24 786
18 269
17 534
Living cost
20 868
20 868
20 868
20 868
Free-cash
-5 123
3 918
-2 599
-3 334

Estimated living cost  is ₽20868 per week

₽14495
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1485
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽410
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.
₽4478
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
-₽8181
-₽14673
-₽7446
-₽929
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
4 860
social contributions
-
-
-
10 512
income
-
-
-
3 094
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 466
Employee
37 817
-
26 866
-
income
4 538
-
3 224
-
social contributions
2 458
-
1 746
-
health
5 105
-
3 627
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 101
-
8 597
-
Employer
37 817
-
26 866
-
social contributions
9 454
-
6 716
-
health
3 403
-
2 418
-
total
12 857
-
9 134
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
6 840
-
-
total
-
6 840
-
-
Dividends
-
29 160
-
-
withholding
-
4 374
-
-
total
-
4 374
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
24 958
11 214
17 731
18 466
After tax
11 042
24 786
18 269
17 534
Living cost
25 715
25 715
25 715
25 715
Free-cash
-14 673
-929
-7 446
-8 181

Estimated living cost  is ₽25715 per week

₽19124
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1425
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽445
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.
₽4722
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
-₽19217
-₽161318
-₽161318
-₽161318
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
2 986
pensions
-
-
-
785
municipal
-
-
-
5 013
labour market
-
-
-
2 817
total
-
-
-
11 601
Employee
184 092
184 092
184 092
-
municipal
39 201
39 201
39 201
-
national
22 490
22 490
22 490
-
pensions
262
262
262
-
labour market
14 706
14 706
14 706
-
total
76 659
76 659
76 659
-
Employer
184 092
184 092
184 092
-
pensions
523
523
523
-
labour market
14 727
14 727
14 727
-
municipal
39 264
39 264
39 264
-
national
22 529
22 529
22 529
-
total
77 043
77 043
77 043
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
153 702
153 702
153 702
11 601
After tax
-117 702
-117 702
-117 702
24 399
Living cost
43 616
43 616
43 616
43 616
Free-cash
-161 318
-161 318
-161 318
-19 217

Estimated living cost  is ₽43616 per week

₽29851
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3858
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽671
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.
₽9235
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
-₽456
₽1381
₽859
₽6991
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
-
-
-
36 000
health
-
-
-
4 680
pensions
-
-
-
7 200
income
-
-
-
2 767
total
-
-
-
14 647
Employee
25 615
-
26 906
-
unemployment
410
-
430
-
income
2 884
-
3 271
-
pensions
512
-
538
-
total
3 806
-
4 239
-
Employer
25 615
-
26 906
-
pensions
5 123
-
5 380
-
health
3 329
-
3 497
-
unemployment
206
-
216
-
total
8 658
-
9 093
-
Corporate
1 727
36 000
-
-
income
346
7 200
-
-
total
346
7 200
-
-
Dividends
1 380
28 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
12 810
7 200
13 332
14 647
After tax
23 190
28 800
22 668
21 353
Living cost
21 809
21 809
21 809
21 809
Free-cash
1 381
6 991
859
-456

Estimated living cost  is ₽21809 per week

₽14959
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1299
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽439
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.
₽5113
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
-₽5631
-₽20469
-₽11953
-₽9754
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

-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
339
health
-
-
-
178
municipal
-
-
-
6 448
total
-
-
-
6 965
Employee
47 506
-
30 284
-
unemployment
713
-
454
-
municipal
7 781
-
4 985
-
national
785
-
-
-
pensions
3 206
-
2 044
-
health
355
-
89
-
total
12 840
-
7 572
-
Employer
47 506
-
30 284
-
pensions
8 242
-
5 254
-
health
365
-
233
-
accident
48
-
31
-
unemployment
308
-
197
-
total
8 963
-
5 715
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
7 200
-
-
total
-
7 200
-
-
Dividends

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

-
21 600
-
-
municipal
-
3 888
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
3 888
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
21 803
11 088
13 287
6 965
After tax
14 197
24 912
22 713
29 035
Living cost
34 666
34 666
34 666
34 666
Free-cash
-20 469
-9 754
-11 953
-5 631

Estimated living cost  is ₽34666 per week

₽22644
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3334
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽552
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.
₽8137
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
-₽5900
-₽9270
-₽5210
-₽9689
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
314
pensions
-
-
-
10 795
social contributions
-
-
-
1 025
income
-
-
-
819
other
-
-
-
1 115
total
-
-
-
14 068
Employee
34 496
-
27 432
-
income
1 779
-
925
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
984
-
783
-
pensions
3 902
-
3 103
-
total
6 665
-
4 811
-
Employer
34 496
-
27 432
-
pensions
5 668
-
4 508
-
social contributions
103
-
82
-
other
1 191
-
946
-
health
2 414
-
1 921
-
unemployment
1 397
-
1 110
-
total
10 773
-
8 567
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
10 081
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
10 081
-
-
Dividends
-
25 919
-
-
withholding
-
3 317
-
-
social contributions
-
4 459
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
17 438
17 857
13 378
14 068
After tax
18 562
18 143
22 622
21 932
Living cost
27 832
27 832
27 832
27 832
Free-cash
-9 270
-9 689
-5 210
-5 900

Estimated living cost  is ₽27832 per week

₽16141
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2827
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.
₽8336
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
-₽8961
-₽14714
-₽8271
-₽12750
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
314
pensions
-
-
-
10 795
social contributions
-
-
-
1 025
income
-
-
-
819
other
-
-
-
1 115
total
-
-
-
14 068
Employee
38 645
-
27 432
-
income
2 281
-
925
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 102
-
783
-
pensions
4 369
-
3 103
-
total
7 752
-
4 811
-
Employer
38 645
-
27 432
-
pensions
6 349
-
4 508
-
social contributions
117
-
82
-
other
1 333
-
946
-
health
2 706
-
1 921
-
unemployment
1 564
-
1 110
-
total
12 069
-
8 567
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
10 081
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
10 081
-
-
Dividends
-
25 919
-
-
withholding
-
3 317
-
-
social contributions
-
4 459
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
19 821
17 857
13 378
14 068
After tax
16 179
18 143
22 622
21 932
Living cost
30 893
30 893
30 893
30 893
Free-cash
-14 714
-12 750
-8 271
-8 961

Estimated living cost  is ₽30893 per week

₽19479
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2512
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.
₽8377
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
-₽21679
-₽38216
-₽20989
-₽25468
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
314
pensions
-
-
-
10 795
social contributions
-
-
-
1 025
income
-
-
-
819
other
-
-
-
1 115
total
-
-
-
14 068
Employee
56 553
-
27 432
-
income
4 934
-
925
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 611
-
783
-
pensions
6 397
-
3 103
-
total
12 942
-
4 811
-
Employer
56 553
-
27 432
-
pensions
9 292
-
4 508
-
social contributions
170
-
82
-
other
1 952
-
946
-
health
3 958
-
1 921
-
unemployment
2 291
-
1 110
-
total
17 663
-
8 567
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
10 081
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
10 081
-
-
Dividends
-
25 919
-
-
withholding
-
3 317
-
-
social contributions
-
4 459
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
7 776
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
30 605
17 857
13 378
14 068
After tax
5 395
18 143
22 622
21 932
Living cost
43 611
43 611
43 611
43 611
Free-cash
-38 216
-25 468
-20 989
-21 679

Estimated living cost  is ₽43611 per week

₽29515
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3568
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽598
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.
₽9930
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
₽29810
₽27278
₽22970
₽28370
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%.

-
-
-
36 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
360
total
-
-
-
360
Employee
7 287
-
36 000
-
income
1 457
-
7 200
-
total
1 457
-
7 200
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

28 713
36 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
28 713
36 000
-
-
withholding
1 435
1 800
-
-
total
1 435
1 800
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
2 892
1 800
7 200
360
After tax
33 108
34 200
28 800
35 640
Living cost
5 830
5 830
5 830
5 830
Free-cash
27 278
28 370
22 970
29 810

Estimated living cost  is ₽5830 per week

₽3613
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽485
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽160
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.
₽1572
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
₽26555
₽23412
₽19715
₽25115
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%.

-
-
-
36 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
360
total
-
-
-
360
Employee
11 357
-
36 000
-
income
2 271
-
7 200
-
total
2 271
-
7 200
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

24 643
36 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
24 643
36 000
-
-
withholding
1 232
1 800
-
-
total
1 232
1 800
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
3 503
1 800
7 200
360
After tax
32 497
34 200
28 800
35 640
Living cost
9 085
9 085
9 085
9 085
Free-cash
23 412
25 115
19 715
26 555

Estimated living cost  is ₽9085 per week

₽6148
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽381
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽305
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.
₽2251
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
-₽6436
-₽8927
-₽6436
-₽16129
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.

-
-
-
36 000
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.

-
-
-
74
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.

-
-
-
6 169
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.

-
-
-
1 333
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 576
Employee

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

44 927
-
36 000
-
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.

3 694
-
1 333
-
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.

204
-
74
-
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.

6 169
-
6 169
-
total
10 067
-
7 576
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
trade
-
5 166
-
-
income
-
5 399
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
190
-
-
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.

-
296
-
-
total
-
11 051
-
-
Dividends
-
24 948
-
-
withholding
-
5 894
-
-
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.

-
324
-
-
total
-
6 218
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
10 067
17 269
7 576
7 576
After tax
25 933
18 731
28 424
28 424
Living cost
34 860
34 860
34 860
34 860
Free-cash
-8 927
-16 129
-6 436
-6 436

Estimated living cost  is ₽34860 per week

₽24047
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3751
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽505
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.
₽6556
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
₽1075
₽863
₽1075
-₽8987
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.

-
-
-
36 000
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.

-
-
-
74
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.

-
-
-
6 169
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.

-
-
-
1 333
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 576
Employee

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

34 536
-
36 000
-
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.

965
-
1 333
-
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
-
74
-
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.

6 169
-
6 169
-
total
7 187
-
7 576
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
1 464
36 000
-
-
trade
231
5 670
-
-
income
219
5 399
-
-
chamber of commerce
139
188
-
-
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.

12
296
-
-
total
601
11 553
-
-
Dividends
863
24 446
-
-
withholding
-
5 768
-
-
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.

-
317
-
-
total
-
6 085
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
7 788
17 638
7 576
7 576
After tax
28 212
18 362
28 424
28 424
Living cost
27 349
27 349
27 349
27 349
Free-cash
863
-8 987
1 075
1 075

Estimated living cost  is ₽27349 per week

₽17204
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3189
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽511
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.
₽6446
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
-₽7047
-₽9790
-₽7047
-₽17296
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.

-
-
-
36 000
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.

-
-
-
74
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.

-
-
-
6 169
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.

-
-
-
1 333
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 576
Employee

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

45 790
-
36 000
-
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.

3 934
-
1 333
-
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.

216
-
74
-
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.

6 169
-
6 169
-
total
10 319
-
7 576
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
trade
-
5 922
-
-
income
-
5 399
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
188
-
-
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.

-
296
-
-
total
-
11 805
-
-
Dividends
-
24 194
-
-
withholding
-
5 706
-
-
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.

-
314
-
-
total
-
6 020
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
10 319
17 825
7 576
7 576
After tax
25 681
18 175
28 424
28 424
Living cost
35 471
35 471
35 471
35 471
Free-cash
-9 790
-17 296
-7 047
-7 047

Estimated living cost  is ₽35471 per week

₽23723
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.
₽529
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7478
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
-₽12940
-₽18265
-₽12940
-₽23374
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.

-
-
-
36 000
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.

-
-
-
74
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.

-
-
-
6 169
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.

-
-
-
1 333
trade
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
7 576
Employee

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

54 265
-
36 000
-
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.

6 381
-
1 333
-
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.

351
-
74
-
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.

6 169
-
6 169
-
total
12 901
-
7 576
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
trade
-
6 174
-
-
income
-
5 399
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
188
-
-
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.

-
296
-
-
total
-
12 057
-
-
Dividends
-
23 942
-
-
withholding
-
5 643
-
-
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.

-
310
-
-
total
-
5 953
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
12 901
18 010
7 576
7 576
After tax
23 099
17 990
28 424
28 424
Living cost
41 364
41 364
41 364
41 364
Free-cash
-18 265
-23 374
-12 940
-12 940

Estimated living cost  is ₽41364 per week

₽30211
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3309
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽538
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.
₽7308
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
₽429
-₽810
-₽433
₽2364
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
120
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
2 557
pensions
-
-
-
7 200
income
-
-
-
5 207
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 290
Employee
30 408
-
29 741
-
unemployment
2 116
-
2 070
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 098
-
4 986
-
surtax
108
-
96
-
pensions
2 029
-
1 984
-
health
776
-
757
-
total
10 127
-
9 893
-
Employer
30 408
-
29 741
-
pensions
4 054
-
3 965
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 383
-
1 352
-
unemployment
965
-
942
-
total
6 402
-
6 259
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
9 359
-
-
total
-
9 359
-
-
Dividends
-
26 641
-
-
withholding
-
3 996
-
-
total
-
3 996
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
16 529
13 355
16 152
15 290
After tax
19 471
22 645
19 848
20 710
Living cost
20 281
20 281
20 281
20 281
Free-cash
-810
2 364
-433
429

Estimated living cost  is ₽20281 per week

₽12245
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1763
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.
₽5804
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
₽785
-₽145
-₽77
₽2720
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
-
-
-
36 000
surtax
-
-
-
120
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
2 557
pensions
-
-
-
7 200
income
-
-
-
5 207
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
15 290
Employee
29 860
-
29 741
-
unemployment
2 078
-
2 070
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 005
-
4 986
-
surtax
98
-
96
-
pensions
1 991
-
1 984
-
health
763
-
757
-
total
9 935
-
9 893
-
Employer
29 860
-
29 741
-
pensions
3 980
-
3 965
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 359
-
1 352
-
unemployment
946
-
942
-
total
6 285
-
6 259
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
9 359
-
-
total
-
9 359
-
-
Dividends
-
26 641
-
-
withholding
-
3 996
-
-
total
-
3 996
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
16 220
13 355
16 152
15 290
After tax
19 780
22 645
19 848
20 710
Living cost
19 925
19 925
19 925
19 925
Free-cash
-145
2 720
-77
785

Estimated living cost  is ₽19925 per week

₽12183
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1839
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽459
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.
₽5444
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
₽6961
₽2909
₽2891
₽2535
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
-
-
-
36 000
unemployment
-
-
-
540
health
-
-
-
2 520
pensions
-
-
-
3 600
income
-
-
-
4 401
total
-
-
-
11 061
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.

25 952
10 328
30 126
-
unemployment
389
155
452
-
income
3 173
1 263
3 683
-
pensions
2 595
1 033
3 013
-
health
1 817
723
2 109
-
total
7 974
3 174
9 257
-
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.

25 952
10 328
30 126
-
pensions
5 061
2 014
5 874
-
total
5 061
2 014
5 874
-
Corporate
4 988
23 658
-
-
income
449
2 129
-
-
total
449
2 129
-
-
Dividends
4 539
21 528
-
-
withholding
862
4 090
-
-
social contributions
767
4 080
-
-
total
1 629
8 170
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
15 113
15 487
15 131
11 061
After tax
20 887
20 513
20 869
24 939
Living cost
17 978
17 978
17 978
17 978
Free-cash
2 909
2 535
2 891
6 961

Estimated living cost  is ₽17978 per week

₽12269
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1471
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽359
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.
₽3879
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
-₽20397
-₽37938
-₽20115
-₽21264
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
4 839
pensions
-
-
-
4 320
social contributions
-
-
-
387
municipal
-
-
-
3 123
total
-
-
-
12 669
Employee
67 786
-
31 122
-
municipal
8 373
-
3 262
-
national
12 974
-
5 055
-
pensions
2 711
-
1 245
-
total
24 058
-
9 562
-
Employer
67 786
-
31 122
-
pensions
5 423
-
2 490
-
social contributions
729
-
335
-
total
6 152
-
2 825
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
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%.

-
7 200
-
-
total
-
7 200
-
-
Dividends
-
28 800
-
-
withholding
-
6 336
-
-
total
-
6 336
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
30 210
13 536
12 387
12 669
After tax
5 790
22 464
23 613
23 331
Living cost
43 728
43 728
43 728
43 728
Free-cash
-37 938
-21 264
-20 115
-20 397

Estimated living cost  is ₽43728 per week

₽29721
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4065
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽654
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.
₽9287
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
-₽21866
-₽34632
-₽21866
-₽26237
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
-
-
-
36 000
social contributions
-
-
-
2 057
income
-
-
-
4 373
total
-
-
-
6 430
Employee
70 630
-
36 000
-
social contributions
5 868
-
2 057
-
income
13 328
-
4 373
-
total
19 196
-
6 430
-
Employer
70 630
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
income
-
4 500
-
-
total
-
4 500
-
-
Dividends
-
31 500
-
-
withholding
-
6 301
-
-
total
-
6 301
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
19 196
10 801
6 430
6 430
After tax
16 804
25 199
29 570
29 570
Living cost
51 436
51 436
51 436
51 436
Free-cash
-34 632
-26 237
-21 866
-21 866

Estimated living cost  is ₽51436 per week

₽39131
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4191
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽492
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.
₽7622
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
-₽18101
-₽44248
-₽20210
-₽18892
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
6 193
regional
-
-
-
333
social contributions
-
-
-
9 260
municipal
-
-
-
214
total
-
-
-
16 000
Employee
80 248
-
36 000
-
municipal
425
-
190
-
national
13 905
-
5 488
-
social contributions
27 060
-
12 138
-
regional
757
-
293
-
total
42 147
-
18 109
-
Employer
80 248
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
nationa
-
8 639
-
-
municipal
-
1 403
-
-
total
-
10 042
-
-
Dividends
-
25 957
-
-
withholding
-
6 749
-
-
total
-
6 749
-
-
Income
36 000
36 000
36 000
36 000
Total tax
42 147
16 791
18 109
16 000
After tax
-6 147
19 209
17 891
20 000
Living cost
38 101
38 101
38 101
38 101
Free-cash
-44 248
-18 892
-20 210
-18 101

Estimated living cost  is ₽38101 per week

₽26559
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2498
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽584
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.
₽8458
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
-₽4532
-₽14088
-₽6624
-₽5399
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
-
-
-
36 000
national
-
-
-
6 193
regional
-
-
-
542
social contributions
-
-
-
9 260
municipal
-
-
-
214
total
-
-
-
16 209
Employee
50 088
-
36 000
-
municipal
266
-
190
-
national
7 935
-
5 488
-
social contributions
16 890
-
12 138
-
regional
674
-
485
-
total
25 765
-
18 301
-
Employer
50 088
-
36 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
36 000
-
-
nationa
-
8 639
-
-
municipal