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
₽ 43000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽6380
₽8504
₽7649
₽11540
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
-
-
-
43 000
social contributions
-
-
-
9 460
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
9 460
Employee
29 048
-
37 228
-
social contributions
1 888
-
2 419
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 888
-
2 419
-
Employer
29 048
-
37 228
-
social contributions
4 503
-
5 772
-
total
4 503
-
5 772
-
Corporate
9 449
43 000
-
-
income
945
4 300
-
-
total
945
4 300
-
-
Dividends
8 504
38 700
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
7 336
4 300
8 191
9 460
After tax
35 664
38 700
34 809
33 540
Living cost
27 160
27 160
27 160
27 160
Free-cash
8 504
11 540
7 649
6 380

Estimated living cost  is ₽27160 per week

₽17562
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2047
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.
₽7040
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
-₽4620
-₽8720
-₽11842
-₽6223
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
-
-
-
43 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 542
health
-
-
-
3 289
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
171
pensions
-
-
-
7 954
income
-
-
-
1 838
total
-
-
-
18 794
Employee
39 497
36 008
36 008
-
unemployment
1 185
1 080
996
-
other
394
360
333
-
income
3 518
2 656
2 781
-
pensions
4 045
3 687
3 404
-
health
1 528
1 394
1 286
-
total
10 670
9 177
8 800
-
Employer
39 497
36 008
36 008
-
pensions
4 957
4 520
4 170
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 185
1 080
1 080
-
other
1 876
1 710
1 687
-
health
1 493
1 361
1 257
-
accident
513
468
432
-
unemployment
1 185
1 080
996
-
chamber of commerce
158
144
144
-
total
11 367
10 363
9 766
-
Corporate
3 429
3 429
29 804
-
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
7 450
-
total
857
857
7 450
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
22 894
20 397
26 016
18 794
After tax
20 106
22 603
16 984
24 206
Living cost
28 826
28 826
28 826
28 826
Free-cash
-8 720
-6 223
-11 842
-4 620

Estimated living cost  is ₽28826 per week

₽17292
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2944
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.
₽8076
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
-₽7810
-₽16185
-₽14947
-₽9413
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
-
-
-
43 000
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 542
health
-
-
-
3 289
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
171
pensions
-
-
-
7 954
income
-
-
-
1 838
total
-
-
-
18 972
Employee
45 155
36 008
36 008
-
unemployment
1 355
1 080
993
-
other
451
360
331
-
income
5 141
2 656
2 788
-
pensions
4 624
3 687
3 388
-
health
1 747
1 394
1 281
-
total
13 318
9 177
8 781
-
Employer
45 155
36 008
36 008
-
pensions
5 667
4 520
4 153
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 355
1 080
1 080
-
other
2 145
1 710
1 686
-
health
1 706
1 361
1 250
-
accident
586
468
430
-
unemployment
1 355
1 080
993
-
chamber of commerce
180
144
144
-
total
13 172
10 541
9 914
-
Corporate
3 429
3 429
29 657
-
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
7 414
-
total
857
857
7 414
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
27 347
20 575
26 109
18 972
After tax
15 653
22 425
16 891
24 028
Living cost
31 838
31 838
31 838
31 838
Free-cash
-16 185
-9 413
-14 947
-7 810

Estimated living cost  is ₽31838 per week

₽21234
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2716
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.
₽7364
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
-₽8558
-₽40445
-₽13901
-₽8657
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
-
-
-
43 000
national
-
-
-
12 132
communal

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

-
-
-
2 330
social contributions
-
-
-
4 151
total
-
-
-
18 613
Employee

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

64 632
-
33 307
-
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
-
290
-
national
19 870
-
8 173
-
communal

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

3 371
-
1 737
-
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.

4 847
-
2 498
-
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.

3 037
-
1 565
-
total
31 687
-
14 263
-
Employer

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

64 632
-
33 307
-
surtax
7 328
-
3 776
-
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.

5 727
-
2 951
-
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.

3 975
-
2 047
-
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
-
432
-
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.

943
-
487
-
total
18 813
-
9 693
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
income
-
8 601
-
-
surtax
-
171
-
-
total
-
8 772
-
-
Dividends
-
34 228
-
-
withholding

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

-
9 940
-
-
total
-
9 940
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
50 500
18 712
23 956
18 613
After tax
-7 500
24 288
19 044
24 387
Living cost
32 945
32 945
32 945
32 945
Free-cash
-40 445
-8 657
-13 901
-8 558

Estimated living cost  is ₽32945 per week

₽21221
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2881
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.
₽8328
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
₽12526
₽15667
₽12955
₽21187
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
-
-
-
43 000
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
3 638
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 681
income
-
-
-
6 450
total
-
-
-
14 896
Employee
20 627
-
36 794
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
348
-
income
2 063
-
3 680
-
pensions

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

1 811
-
2 777
-
health
949
-
1 455
-
total
5 050
-
8 260
-
Employer
20 627
-
36 794
-
pensions

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

2 273
-
3 486
-
health
1 423
-
2 183
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
348
-
unemployment
124
-
190
-
total
4 047
-
6 207
-
Corporate
18 326
43 000
-
-
income
1 833
4 300
-
-
total
1 833
4 300
-
-
Dividends
16 493
38 700
-
-
withholding
825
1 935
-
-
total
825
1 935
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
11 755
6 235
14 467
14 896
After tax
31 245
36 765
28 533
28 104
Living cost
15 578
15 578
15 578
15 578
Free-cash
15 667
21 187
12 955
12 526

Estimated living cost  is ₽15578 per week

₽10303
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽892
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽372
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4012
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
₽16231
₽20685
₽16660
₽24892
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
-
-
-
43 000
unemployment
-
-
-
127
health
-
-
-
3 638
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 681
income
-
-
-
6 450
total
-
-
-
14 896
Employee
15 721
-
36 794
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
348
-
income
1 572
-
3 680
-
pensions

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

1 380
-
2 777
-
health
723
-
1 455
-
total
3 848
-
8 260
-
Employer
15 721
-
36 794
-
pensions

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

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

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
348
-
unemployment
94
-
190
-
total
3 085
-
6 207
-
Corporate
24 194
43 000
-
-
income
2 420
4 300
-
-
total
2 420
4 300
-
-
Dividends
21 774
38 700
-
-
withholding
1 089
1 935
-
-
total
1 089
1 935
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
10 442
6 235
14 467
14 896
After tax
32 558
36 765
28 533
28 104
Living cost
11 873
11 873
11 873
11 873
Free-cash
20 685
24 892
16 660
16 231

Estimated living cost  is ₽11873 per week

₽6932
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽848
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽315
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3779
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
₽13924
₽5910
₽6868
₽1649
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
-
-
-
43 000
health
-
-
-
1 096
social contributions
-
-
-
6 708
income
-
-
-
352
total
-
-
-
8 156
Employee
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
income
7 565
6 432
7 344
-
social contributions
2 627
5 766
3 241
-
health
538
1 181
664
-
total
10 730
13 379
11 249
-
Employer
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
social contributions
2 627
5 766
3 241
-
health
585
1 286
722
-
total
3 212
7 052
3 963
-
Corporate
8 138
-
-
-
income
1 017
-
-
-
total
1 017
-
-
-
Dividends
7 122
-
-
-
withholding
1 211
-
-
-
total
1 211
-
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
16 170
20 431
15 212
8 156
After tax
26 830
22 569
27 788
34 844
Living cost
20 920
20 920
20 920
20 920
Free-cash
5 910
1 649
6 868
13 924

Estimated living cost  is ₽20920 per week

₽12538
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2052
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.
₽5868
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
₽5537
-₽1799
-₽1519
-₽6738
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
-
-
-
43 000
health
-
-
-
1 096
social contributions
-
-
-
6 708
income
-
-
-
352
total
-
-
-
8 156
Employee
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
income
7 296
6 432
7 344
-
social contributions
3 376
5 766
3 241
-
health
691
1 181
664
-
total
11 363
13 379
11 249
-
Employer
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
social contributions
3 376
5 766
3 241
-
health
753
1 286
722
-
total
4 129
7 052
3 963
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
15 492
20 431
15 212
8 156
After tax
27 508
22 569
27 788
34 844
Living cost
29 307
29 307
29 307
29 307
Free-cash
-1 799
-6 738
-1 519
5 537

Estimated living cost  is ₽29307 per week

₽20034
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2289
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.
₽6492
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
₽62
₽1275
₽940
₽8725
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
-
-
-
43 000
health
-
-
-
5 805
social contributions
-
-
-
12 556
income
-
-
-
3 696
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
22 057
Employee
30 707
-
32 090
-
income
3 685
-
3 851
-
social contributions
1 996
-
2 086
-
health
4 145
-
4 332
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 826
-
10 269
-
Employer
30 707
-
32 090
-
social contributions
7 677
-
8 022
-
health
2 764
-
2 888
-
total
10 441
-
10 910
-
Corporate
1 852
43 000
-
-
income
352
8 170
-
-
total
352
8 170
-
-
Dividends
1 500
34 830
-
-
withholding
225
5 224
-
-
total
225
5 224
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
20 844
13 394
21 179
22 057
After tax
22 156
29 606
21 821
20 943
Living cost
20 881
20 881
20 881
20 881
Free-cash
1 275
8 725
940
62

Estimated living cost  is ₽20881 per week

₽14504
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.
₽411
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.
₽4481
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
-₽4788
-₽7706
-₽3910
₽3875
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
-
-
-
43 000
health
-
-
-
5 805
social contributions
-
-
-
12 556
income
-
-
-
3 696
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
22 057
Employee
37 839
-
32 090
-
income
4 541
-
3 851
-
social contributions
2 460
-
2 086
-
health
5 108
-
4 332
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 109
-
10 269
-
Employer
37 839
-
32 090
-
social contributions
9 460
-
8 022
-
health
3 406
-
2 888
-
total
12 866
-
10 910
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
income
-
8 170
-
-
total
-
8 170
-
-
Dividends
-
34 830
-
-
withholding
-
5 224
-
-
total
-
5 224
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
24 975
13 394
21 179
22 057
After tax
18 025
29 606
21 821
20 943
Living cost
25 731
25 731
25 731
25 731
Free-cash
-7 706
3 875
-3 910
-4 788

Estimated living cost  is ₽25731 per week

₽19135
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.
₽4725
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
-₽15155
-₽154475
-₽154475
-₽154475
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
-
-
-
43 000
national
-
-
-
3 834
pensions
-
-
-
786
municipal
-
-
-
6 508
labour market
-
-
-
3 377
total
-
-
-
14 505
Employee
184 237
184 237
184 237
-
municipal
39 232
39 232
39 232
-
national
22 508
22 508
22 508
-
pensions
262
262
262
-
labour market
14 718
14 718
14 718
-
total
76 720
76 720
76 720
-
Employer
184 237
184 237
184 237
-
pensions
524
524
524
-
labour market
14 739
14 739
14 739
-
municipal
39 295
39 295
39 295
-
national
22 547
22 547
22 547
-
total
77 105
77 105
77 105
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
153 825
153 825
153 825
14 505
After tax
-110 825
-110 825
-110 825
28 495
Living cost
43 650
43 650
43 650
43 650
Free-cash
-154 475
-154 475
-154 475
-15 155

Estimated living cost  is ₽43650 per week

₽29875
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3861
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.
₽9243
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
₽2824
₽6962
₽4320
₽12575
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
-
-
-
43 000
health
-
-
-
5 590
pensions
-
-
-
8 599
income
-
-
-
4 163
total
-
-
-
18 352
Employee
25 632
-
32 136
-
unemployment
410
-
514
-
income
2 886
-
4 837
-
pensions
513
-
643
-
total
3 809
-
5 994
-
Employer
25 632
-
32 136
-
pensions
5 127
-
6 428
-
health
3 332
-
4 177
-
unemployment
206
-
257
-
total
8 665
-
10 862
-
Corporate
8 704
43 000
-
-
income
1 740
8 601
-
-
total
1 740
8 601
-
-
Dividends
6 963
34 399
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
14 214
8 601
16 856
18 352
After tax
28 786
34 399
26 144
24 648
Living cost
21 824
21 824
21 824
21 824
Free-cash
6 962
12 575
4 320
2 824

Estimated living cost  is ₽21824 per week

₽14969
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1300
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.
₽5117
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
-₽417
-₽13506
-₽7792
-₽4934
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

-
-
-
43 000
national
-
-
-
753
health
-
-
-
285
municipal
-
-
-
7 689
total
-
-
-
8 727
Employee
47 538
-
36 176
-
unemployment
713
-
542
-
municipal
7 786
-
5 943
-
national
785
-
170
-
pensions
3 208
-
2 442
-
health
355
-
180
-
total
12 847
-
9 277
-
Employer
47 538
-
36 176
-
pensions
8 247
-
6 276
-
health
365
-
278
-
accident
48
-
36
-
unemployment
309
-
235
-
total
8 969
-
6 825
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
income
-
8 601
-
-
total
-
8 601
-
-
Dividends

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

-
25 799
-
-
municipal
-
4 643
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
4 643
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
21 816
13 244
16 102
8 727
After tax
21 184
29 756
26 898
34 273
Living cost
34 690
34 690
34 690
34 690
Free-cash
-13 506
-4 934
-7 792
-417

Estimated living cost  is ₽34690 per week

₽22659
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3337
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.
₽8143
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
-₽1878
-₽2299
-₽1292
-₽6178
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
-
-
-
43 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
372
pensions
-
-
-
12 618
social contributions
-
-
-
1 224
income
-
-
-
1 481
other
-
-
-
1 332
total
-
-
-
17 027
Employee
34 519
-
32 767
-
income
1 780
-
1 569
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
984
-
934
-
pensions
3 904
-
3 705
-
total
6 668
-
6 208
-
Employer
34 519
-
32 767
-
pensions
5 672
-
5 384
-
social contributions
103
-
98
-
other
1 192
-
1 130
-
health
2 416
-
2 294
-
unemployment
1 397
-
1 327
-
total
10 780
-
10 233
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
income
-
12 040
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
12 040
-
-
Dividends
-
30 960
-
-
withholding
-
3 963
-
-
social contributions
-
5 324
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
9 287
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
17 448
21 327
16 441
17 027
After tax
25 552
21 673
26 559
25 973
Living cost
27 851
27 851
27 851
27 851
Free-cash
-2 299
-6 178
-1 292
-1 878

Estimated living cost  is ₽27851 per week

₽16152
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2829
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.
₽8342
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
-₽4940
-₽7746
-₽4354
-₽9240
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
-
-
-
43 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
372
pensions
-
-
-
12 618
social contributions
-
-
-
1 224
income
-
-
-
1 481
other
-
-
-
1 332
total
-
-
-
17 027
Employee
38 671
-
32 767
-
income
2 282
-
1 569
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 103
-
934
-
pensions
4 372
-
3 705
-
total
7 757
-
6 208
-
Employer
38 671
-
32 767
-
pensions
6 353
-
5 384
-
social contributions
117
-
98
-
other
1 334
-
1 130
-
health
2 707
-
2 294
-
unemployment
1 565
-
1 327
-
total
12 076
-
10 233
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
income
-
12 040
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
12 040
-
-
Dividends
-
30 960
-
-
withholding
-
3 963
-
-
social contributions
-
5 324
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
9 287
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
19 833
21 327
16 441
17 027
After tax
23 167
21 673
26 559
25 973
Living cost
30 913
30 913
30 913
30 913
Free-cash
-7 746
-9 240
-4 354
-4 940

Estimated living cost  is ₽30913 per week

₽19492
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2514
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.
₽8383
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
-₽17667
-₽31266
-₽17081
-₽21967
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
-
-
-
43 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
372
pensions
-
-
-
12 618
social contributions
-
-
-
1 224
income
-
-
-
1 481
other
-
-
-
1 332
total
-
-
-
17 027
Employee
56 591
-
32 767
-
income
4 938
-
1 569
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 612
-
934
-
pensions
6 401
-
3 705
-
total
12 951
-
6 208
-
Employer
56 591
-
32 767
-
pensions
9 299
-
5 384
-
social contributions
170
-
98
-
other
1 953
-
1 130
-
health
3 961
-
2 294
-
unemployment
2 292
-
1 327
-
total
17 675
-
10 233
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
income
-
12 040
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
12 040
-
-
Dividends
-
30 960
-
-
withholding
-
3 963
-
-
social contributions
-
5 324
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
9 287
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
30 626
21 327
16 441
17 027
After tax
12 374
21 673
26 559
25 973
Living cost
43 640
43 640
43 640
43 640
Free-cash
-31 266
-21 967
-17 081
-17 667

Estimated living cost  is ₽43640 per week

₽29535
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3570
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.
₽9936
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
₽36741
₽33928
₽28571
₽35021
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%.

-
-
-
43 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
430
total
-
-
-
430
Employee
7 285
-
43 000
-
income
1 457
-
8 600
-
total
1 457
-
8 600
-
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%.

35 715
43 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
35 715
43 000
-
-
withholding
1 786
2 150
-
-
total
1 786
2 150
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
3 243
2 150
8 600
430
After tax
39 757
40 850
34 400
42 570
Living cost
5 829
5 829
5 829
5 829
Free-cash
33 928
35 021
28 571
36 741

Estimated living cost  is ₽5829 per week

₽3612
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽484
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
₽33487
₽30064
₽25317
₽31767
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%.

-
-
-
43 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
430
total
-
-
-
430
Employee
11 354
-
43 000
-
income
2 271
-
8 600
-
total
2 271
-
8 600
-
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%.

31 646
43 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
31 646
43 000
-
-
withholding
1 582
2 150
-
-
total
1 582
2 150
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
3 853
2 150
8 600
430
After tax
39 147
40 850
34 400
42 570
Living cost
9 083
9 083
9 083
9 083
Free-cash
30 064
31 767
25 317
33 487

Estimated living cost  is ₽9083 per week

₽6146
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.
₽2250
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
-₽1534
-₽1958
-₽1392
-₽12565
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.

-
-
-
43 000
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.

-
-
-
173
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.

-
-
-
6 173
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.

-
-
-
3 162
trade
-
-
-
142
total
-
-
-
9 650
Employee

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

44 957
-
43 000
-
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.

3 697
-
3 162
-
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
-
173
-
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.

6 173
-
6 173
-
total
10 074
-
9 508
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
trade
-
6 171
-
-
income
-
6 451
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
201
-
-
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.

-
355
-
-
total
-
13 178
-
-
Dividends
-
29 823
-
-
withholding
-
7 112
-
-
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.

-
391
-
-
total
-
7 503
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
10 074
20 681
9 508
9 650
After tax
32 926
22 319
33 492
33 350
Living cost
34 884
34 884
34 884
34 884
Free-cash
-1 958
-12 565
-1 392
-1 534

Estimated living cost  is ₽34884 per week

₽24063
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3753
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽506
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.
₽6560
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
₽5968
₽4507
₽6124
-₽5490
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.

-
-
-
43 000
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.

-
-
-
173
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.

-
-
-
6 173
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.

-
-
-
3 162
trade
-
-
-
156
total
-
-
-
9 664
Employee

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

34 559
-
43 000
-
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
-
3 162
-
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
-
173
-
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.

6 173
-
6 173
-
total
7 191
-
9 508
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 441
43 000
-
-
trade
1 329
6 773
-
-
income
1 265
6 451
-
-
chamber of commerce
149
199
-
-
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.

70
355
-
-
total
2 813
13 778
-
-
Dividends
5 627
29 223
-
-
withholding
1 063
6 962
-
-
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.

58
382
-
-
total
1 121
7 344
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
11 125
21 122
9 508
9 664
After tax
31 875
21 878
33 492
33 336
Living cost
27 368
27 368
27 368
27 368
Free-cash
4 507
-5 490
6 124
5 968

Estimated living cost  is ₽27368 per week

₽17215
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3191
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.
₽6451
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
-₽2166
-₽2821
-₽2003
-₽13840
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.

-
-
-
43 000
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.

-
-
-
173
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.

-
-
-
6 173
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.

-
-
-
3 162
trade
-
-
-
163
total
-
-
-
9 671
Employee

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

45 821
-
43 000
-
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.

3 937
-
3 162
-
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
-
173
-
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.

6 173
-
6 173
-
total
10 326
-
9 508
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
trade
-
7 073
-
-
income
-
6 451
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
199
-
-
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.

-
355
-
-
total
-
14 078
-
-
Dividends
-
28 923
-
-
withholding
-
6 888
-
-
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.

-
379
-
-
total
-
7 267
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
10 326
21 345
9 508
9 671
After tax
32 674
21 655
33 492
33 329
Living cost
35 495
35 495
35 495
35 495
Free-cash
-2 821
-13 840
-2 003
-2 166

Estimated living cost  is ₽35495 per week

₽23739
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3743
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽530
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7483
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
-₽8070
-₽11302
-₽7900
-₽19958
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.

-
-
-
43 000
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.

-
-
-
173
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.

-
-
-
6 173
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.

-
-
-
3 162
trade
-
-
-
170
total
-
-
-
9 678
Employee

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

54 302
-
43 000
-
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.

6 385
-
3 162
-
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.

352
-
173
-
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.

6 173
-
6 173
-
total
12 910
-
9 508
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
trade
-
7 375
-
-
income
-
6 451
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
197
-
-
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.

-
355
-
-
total
-
14 378
-
-
Dividends
-
28 623
-
-
withholding
-
6 812
-
-
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.

-
376
-
-
total
-
7 188
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
12 910
21 566
9 508
9 678
After tax
30 090
21 434
33 492
33 322
Living cost
41 392
41 392
41 392
41 392
Free-cash
-11 302
-19 958
-7 900
-8 070

Estimated living cost  is ₽41392 per week

₽30231
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3311
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.
₽7313
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
₽4383
₽3878
₽3322
₽6751
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
-
-
-
43 000
surtax
-
-
-
233
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
3 054
pensions
-
-
-
8 601
income
-
-
-
6 228
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 322
Employee
30 428
-
35 521
-
unemployment
2 118
-
2 473
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 101
-
5 955
-
surtax
108
-
202
-
pensions
2 030
-
2 370
-
health
777
-
905
-
total
10 134
-
11 905
-
Employer
30 428
-
35 521
-
pensions
4 057
-
4 734
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 384
-
1 617
-
unemployment
965
-
1 127
-
total
6 406
-
7 478
-
Corporate
6 166
43 000
-
-
income
1 603
11 180
-
-
total
1 603
11 180
-
-
Dividends
4 562
31 820
-
-
withholding
684
4 774
-
-
total
684
4 774
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
18 827
15 954
19 383
18 322
After tax
24 173
27 046
23 617
24 678
Living cost
20 295
20 295
20 295
20 295
Free-cash
3 878
6 751
3 322
4 383

Estimated living cost  is ₽20295 per week

₽12253
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1764
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽472
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.
₽5808
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
₽4740
₽4297
₽3679
₽7108
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
-
-
-
43 000
surtax
-
-
-
233
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
3 054
pensions
-
-
-
8 601
income
-
-
-
6 228
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
18 322
Employee
29 880
-
35 521
-
unemployment
2 080
-
2 473
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 009
-
5 955
-
surtax
98
-
202
-
pensions
1 992
-
2 370
-
health
763
-
905
-
total
9 942
-
11 905
-
Employer
29 880
-
35 521
-
pensions
3 983
-
4 734
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 360
-
1 617
-
unemployment
946
-
1 127
-
total
6 289
-
7 478
-
Corporate
6 831
43 000
-
-
income
1 776
11 180
-
-
total
1 776
11 180
-
-
Dividends
5 054
31 820
-
-
withholding
758
4 774
-
-
total
758
4 774
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
18 765
15 954
19 383
18 322
After tax
24 235
27 046
23 617
24 678
Living cost
19 938
19 938
19 938
19 938
Free-cash
4 297
7 108
3 679
4 740

Estimated living cost  is ₽19938 per week

₽12191
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1840
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽460
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.
₽5447
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
₽11704
₽6727
₽6843
₽6348
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
-
-
-
43 000
unemployment
-
-
-
645
health
-
-
-
3 010
pensions
-
-
-
4 300
income
-
-
-
5 257
total
-
-
-
13 212
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.

26 104
10 389
35 983
-
unemployment
392
156
540
-
income
3 191
1 270
4 399
-
pensions
2 610
1 039
3 598
-
health
1 827
727
2 519
-
total
8 020
3 192
11 056
-
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.

26 104
10 389
35 983
-
pensions
5 090
2 026
7 017
-
total
5 090
2 026
7 017
-
Corporate
11 805
30 585
-
-
income
1 062
2 753
-
-
total
1 062
2 753
-
-
Dividends
10 743
27 832
-
-
withholding
2 041
5 288
-
-
social contributions
1 976
5 309
-
-
total
4 017
10 597
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
18 189
18 568
18 073
13 212
After tax
24 811
24 432
24 927
29 788
Living cost
18 084
18 084
18 084
18 084
Free-cash
6 727
6 348
6 843
11 704

Estimated living cost  is ₽18084 per week

₽12341
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1480
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽361
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.
₽3902
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
-₽16263
-₽30704
-₽15927
-₽16758
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
-
-
-
43 000
national
-
-
-
6 109
pensions
-
-
-
5 160
social contributions
-
-
-
462
municipal
-
-
-
3 942
total
-
-
-
15 673
Employee
67 573
-
37 173
-
municipal
8 346
-
4 109
-
national
12 933
-
6 367
-
pensions
2 703
-
1 487
-
total
23 982
-
11 963
-
Employer
67 573
-
37 173
-
pensions
5 406
-
2 974
-
social contributions
726
-
400
-
total
6 132
-
3 374
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
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%.

-
8 600
-
-
total
-
8 600
-
-
Dividends
-
34 400
-
-
withholding
-
7 568
-
-
total
-
7 568
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
30 114
16 168
15 337
15 673
After tax
12 886
26 832
27 663
27 327
Living cost
43 590
43 590
43 590
43 590
Free-cash
-30 704
-16 758
-15 927
-16 263

Estimated living cost  is ₽43590 per week

₽29628
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4052
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽652
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.
₽9258
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
-₽17069
-₽27679
-₽17069
-₽21371
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
-
-
-
43 000
social contributions
-
-
-
2 827
income
-
-
-
5 772
total
-
-
-
8 599
Employee
70 678
-
43 000
-
social contributions
5 872
-
2 827
-
income
13 337
-
5 772
-
total
19 209
-
8 599
-
Employer
70 678
-
43 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
income
-
5 375
-
-
total
-
5 375
-
-
Dividends
-
37 625
-
-
withholding
-
7 526
-
-
total
-
7 526
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
19 209
12 901
8 599
8 599
After tax
23 791
30 099
34 401
34 401
Living cost
51 470
51 470
51 470
51 470
Free-cash
-27 679
-21 371
-17 069
-17 069

Estimated living cost  is ₽51470 per week

₽39158
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4194
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.
₽7627
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
-₽14452
-₽37302
-₽16882
-₽15186
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
-
-
-
43 000
national
-
-
-
7 596
regional
-
-
-
414
social contributions
-
-
-
11 060
municipal
-
-
-
255
total
-
-
-
19 325
Employee
80 302
-
43 000
-
municipal
425
-
228
-
national
13 914
-
6 667
-
social contributions
27 078
-
14 499
-
regional
758
-
361
-
total
42 175
-
21 755
-
Employer
80 302
-
43 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
nationa
-
10 321
-
-
municipal
-
1 677
-
-
total
-
11 998
-
-
Dividends
-
31 003
-
-
withholding
-
8 061
-
-
total
-
8 061
-
-
Income
43 000
43 000
43 000
43 000
Total tax
42 175
20 059
21 755
19 325
After tax
825
22 941
21 245
23 675
Living cost
38 127
38 127
38 127
38 127
Free-cash
-37 302
-15 186
-16 882
-14 452

Estimated living cost  is ₽38127 per week

₽26577
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2500
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽585
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.
₽8464
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
-₽900
-₽7123
-₽3313
-₽1738
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
-
-
-
43 000
national
-
-
-
7 596
regional
-
-
-
649
social contributions
-
-
-
11 060
municipal
-
-
-
255
total
-
-
-
19 560
Employee
50 121
-
43 000
-
municipal
266
-
228
-
national
7 941
-
6 667
-
social contributions
16 901
-
14 499
-
regional
675
-
579
-
total
25 783
-
21 973
-
Employer
50 121
-
43 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
43 000
-
-
nationa
-
10 321
-
-