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
₽ 47500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽9891
₽12553
₽11292
₽15590
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
-
-
-
47 500
social contributions
-
-
-
10 449
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
10 449
Employee
29 048
-
41 125
-
social contributions
1 888
-
2 673
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 888
-
2 673
-
Employer
29 048
-
41 125
-
social contributions
4 503
-
6 375
-
total
4 503
-
6 375
-
Corporate
13 949
47 500
-
-
income
1 396
4 750
-
-
total
1 396
4 750
-
-
Dividends
12 553
42 750
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
7 787
4 750
9 048
10 449
After tax
39 713
42 750
38 452
37 051
Living cost
27 160
27 160
27 160
27 160
Free-cash
12 553
15 590
11 292
9 891

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
-₽2149
-₽4220
-₽9820
-₽1798
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
-
-
-
47 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 542
health
-
-
-
3 633
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
190
pensions
-
-
-
8 788
income
-
-
-
2 670
total
-
-
-
20 823
Employee
39 497
36 008
36 885
-
unemployment
1 185
1 080
1 106
-
other
394
360
369
-
income
3 518
2 656
2 836
-
pensions
4 045
3 687
3 777
-
health
1 528
1 394
1 427
-
total
10 670
9 177
9 515
-
Employer
39 497
36 008
36 885
-
pensions
4 957
4 520
4 630
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 185
1 080
1 106
-
other
1 876
1 710
1 752
-
health
1 493
1 361
1 394
-
accident
513
468
480
-
unemployment
1 185
1 080
1 106
-
chamber of commerce
158
144
147
-
total
11 367
10 363
10 615
-
Corporate
3 429
3 429
33 455
-
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
8 364
-
total
857
857
8 364
-
Dividends
-
271
-
-
withholding
-
75
-
-
total
-
75
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
22 894
20 472
28 494
20 823
After tax
24 606
27 028
19 006
26 677
Living cost
28 826
28 826
28 826
28 826
Free-cash
-4 220
-1 798
-9 820
-2 149

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
-₽5339
-₽11685
-₽12883
-₽4939
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
-
-
-
47 500
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 542
health
-
-
-
3 633
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
190
pensions
-
-
-
8 788
income
-
-
-
2 670
total
-
-
-
21 001
Employee
45 155
36 008
36 744
-
unemployment
1 355
1 080
1 103
-
other
451
360
367
-
income
5 141
2 656
2 807
-
pensions
4 624
3 687
3 762
-
health
1 747
1 394
1 421
-
total
13 318
9 177
9 460
-
Employer
45 155
36 008
36 744
-
pensions
5 667
4 520
4 611
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 355
1 080
1 103
-
other
2 145
1 710
1 746
-
health
1 706
1 361
1 389
-
accident
586
468
478
-
unemployment
1 355
1 080
1 103
-
chamber of commerce
180
144
147
-
total
13 172
10 541
10 755
-
Corporate
3 429
3 429
33 316
-
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
8 330
-
total
857
857
8 330
-
Dividends
-
93
-
-
withholding
-
26
-
-
total
-
26
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
27 347
20 601
28 545
21 001
After tax
20 153
26 899
18 955
26 499
Living cost
31 838
31 838
31 838
31 838
Free-cash
-11 685
-4 939
-12 883
-5 339

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
-₽6754
-₽35945
-₽12269
-₽6147
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
-
-
-
47 500
national
-
-
-
13 668
communal

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

-
-
-
2 545
social contributions
-
-
-
5 096
total
-
-
-
21 309
Employee

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

64 632
-
36 790
-
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
-
321
-
national
19 870
-
9 385
-
communal

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

3 371
-
1 919
-
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
-
2 759
-
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
-
1 730
-
total
31 687
-
16 114
-
Employer

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

64 632
-
36 790
-
surtax
7 328
-
4 173
-
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
-
3 260
-
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
-
2 262
-
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
-
478
-
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
-
537
-
total
18 813
-
10 710
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
income
-
9 499
-
-
surtax
-
190
-
-
total
-
9 689
-
-
Dividends
-
37 810
-
-
withholding

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

-
11 013
-
-
total
-
11 013
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
50 500
20 702
26 824
21 309
After tax
-3 000
26 798
20 676
26 191
Living cost
32 945
32 945
32 945
32 945
Free-cash
-35 945
-6 147
-12 269
-6 754

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
₽16351
₽19515
₽17005
₽25034
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
-
-
-
47 500
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
-
-
-
7 125
total
-
-
-
15 571
Employee
20 627
-
41 294
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

227
-
348
-
income
2 063
-
4 130
-
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
-
8 710
-
Employer
20 627
-
41 294
-
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
22 826
47 500
-
-
income
2 283
4 750
-
-
total
2 283
4 750
-
-
Dividends
20 543
42 750
-
-
withholding
1 027
2 138
-
-
total
1 027
2 138
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
12 407
6 888
14 917
15 571
After tax
35 093
40 612
32 583
31 929
Living cost
15 578
15 578
15 578
15 578
Free-cash
19 515
25 034
17 005
16 351

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
₽20056
₽24532
₽20710
₽28739
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
-
-
-
47 500
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
-
-
-
7 125
total
-
-
-
15 571
Employee
15 721
-
41 294
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

173
-
348
-
income
1 572
-
4 130
-
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
-
8 710
-
Employer
15 721
-
41 294
-
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
28 694
47 500
-
-
income
2 870
4 750
-
-
total
2 870
4 750
-
-
Dividends
25 824
42 750
-
-
withholding
1 292
2 138
-
-
total
1 292
2 138
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
11 095
6 888
14 917
15 571
After tax
36 405
40 612
32 583
31 929
Living cost
11 873
11 873
11 873
11 873
Free-cash
24 532
28 739
20 710
20 056

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
₽16869
₽9180
₽10671
₽6149
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
-
-
-
47 500
health
-
-
-
1 211
social contributions
-
-
-
7 411
income
-
-
-
1 089
total
-
-
-
9 711
Employee
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
income
7 565
6 432
7 222
-
social contributions
2 627
5 766
3 578
-
health
538
1 181
734
-
total
10 730
13 379
11 534
-
Employer
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
social contributions
2 627
5 766
3 578
-
health
585
1 286
797
-
total
3 212
7 052
4 375
-
Corporate
12 638
-
-
-
income
1 579
-
-
-
total
1 579
-
-
-
Dividends
11 059
-
-
-
withholding
1 879
-
-
-
total
1 879
-
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
17 400
20 431
15 909
9 711
After tax
30 100
27 069
31 591
37 789
Living cost
20 920
20 920
20 920
20 920
Free-cash
9 180
6 149
10 671
16 869

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
₽8482
₽1962
₽2284
-₽2238
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
-
-
-
47 500
health
-
-
-
1 211
social contributions
-
-
-
7 411
income
-
-
-
1 089
total
-
-
-
9 711
Employee
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
income
7 296
6 432
7 222
-
social contributions
3 376
5 766
3 578
-
health
691
1 181
734
-
total
11 363
13 379
11 534
-
Employer
69 479
69 479
69 479
-
social contributions
3 376
5 766
3 578
-
health
753
1 286
797
-
total
4 129
7 052
4 375
-
Corporate
2 701
-
-
-
income
338
-
-
-
total
338
-
-
-
Dividends
2 364
-
-
-
withholding
401
-
-
-
total
401
-
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
16 231
20 431
15 909
9 711
After tax
31 269
27 069
31 591
37 789
Living cost
29 307
29 307
29 307
29 307
Free-cash
1 962
-2 238
2 284
8 482

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
₽2253
₽4373
₽3224
₽11823
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
-
-
-
47 500
health
-
-
-
6 413
social contributions
-
-
-
13 870
income
-
-
-
4 083
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
24 366
Employee
30 707
-
35 448
-
income
3 685
-
4 254
-
social contributions
1 996
-
2 304
-
health
4 145
-
4 785
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 826
-
11 343
-
Employer
30 707
-
35 448
-
social contributions
7 677
-
8 862
-
health
2 764
-
3 190
-
total
10 441
-
12 052
-
Corporate
6 352
47 500
-
-
income
1 207
9 025
-
-
total
1 207
9 025
-
-
Dividends
5 145
38 475
-
-
withholding
772
5 771
-
-
total
772
5 771
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
22 246
14 796
23 395
24 366
After tax
25 254
32 704
24 105
23 134
Living cost
20 881
20 881
20 881
20 881
Free-cash
4 373
11 823
3 224
2 253

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
-₽2597
-₽3206
-₽1626
₽6973
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
-
-
-
47 500
health
-
-
-
6 413
social contributions
-
-
-
13 870
income
-
-
-
4 083
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
24 366
Employee
37 839
-
35 448
-
income
4 541
-
4 254
-
social contributions
2 460
-
2 304
-
health
5 108
-
4 785
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 109
-
11 343
-
Employer
37 839
-
35 448
-
social contributions
9 460
-
8 862
-
health
3 406
-
3 190
-
total
12 866
-
12 052
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
income
-
9 025
-
-
total
-
9 025
-
-
Dividends
-
38 475
-
-
withholding
-
5 771
-
-
total
-
5 771
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
24 975
14 796
23 395
24 366
After tax
22 525
32 704
24 105
23 134
Living cost
25 731
25 731
25 731
25 731
Free-cash
-3 206
6 973
-1 626
-2 597

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
-₽12524
-₽149975
-₽149975
-₽149975
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
-
-
-
47 500
national
-
-
-
4 380
pensions
-
-
-
786
municipal
-
-
-
7 471
labour market
-
-
-
3 737
total
-
-
-
16 374
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
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
153 825
153 825
153 825
16 374
After tax
-106 325
-106 325
-106 325
31 126
Living cost
43 650
43 650
43 650
43 650
Free-cash
-149 975
-149 975
-149 975
-12 524

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
₽4902
₽10561
₽6554
₽16177
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
-
-
-
47 500
health
-
-
-
6 174
pensions
-
-
-
9 499
income
-
-
-
5 101
total
-
-
-
20 774
Employee
25 632
-
35 499
-
unemployment
410
-
568
-
income
2 886
-
5 845
-
pensions
513
-
710
-
total
3 809
-
7 123
-
Employer
25 632
-
35 499
-
pensions
5 127
-
7 100
-
health
3 332
-
4 614
-
unemployment
206
-
285
-
total
8 665
-
11 999
-
Corporate
13 204
47 500
-
-
income
2 641
9 499
-
-
total
2 641
9 499
-
-
Dividends
10 563
38 001
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
15 115
9 499
19 122
20 774
After tax
32 385
38 001
28 378
26 726
Living cost
21 824
21 824
21 824
21 824
Free-cash
10 561
16 177
6 554
4 902

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
₽2740
-₽9006
-₽5195
-₽1819
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

-
-
-
47 500
national
-
-
-
1 229
health
-
-
-
355
municipal
-
-
-
8 486
total
-
-
-
10 070
Employee
47 538
-
39 961
-
unemployment
713
-
600
-
municipal
7 786
-
6 557
-
national
785
-
376
-
pensions
3 208
-
2 697
-
health
355
-
238
-
total
12 847
-
10 468
-
Employer
47 538
-
39 961
-
pensions
8 247
-
6 932
-
health
365
-
307
-
accident
48
-
39
-
unemployment
309
-
259
-
total
8 969
-
7 537
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
income
-
9 499
-
-
total
-
9 499
-
-
Dividends

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

-
28 501
-
-
municipal
-
5 130
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 130
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
21 816
14 629
18 005
10 070
After tax
25 684
32 871
29 495
37 430
Living cost
34 690
34 690
34 690
34 690
Free-cash
-9 006
-1 819
-5 195
2 740

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
₽713
₽1110
₽1238
-₽3913
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
-
-
-
47 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
412
pensions
-
-
-
13 791
social contributions
-
-
-
1 353
income
-
-
-
1 907
other
-
-
-
1 473
total
-
-
-
18 936
Employee
34 519
-
36 197
-
income
1 780
-
1 982
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
984
-
1 032
-
pensions
3 904
-
4 095
-
total
6 668
-
7 109
-
Employer
34 519
-
36 197
-
pensions
5 672
-
5 946
-
social contributions
103
-
108
-
other
1 192
-
1 248
-
health
2 416
-
2 534
-
unemployment
1 397
-
1 466
-
total
10 780
-
11 302
-
Corporate
2 201
47 500
-
-
income
616
13 301
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
616
13 301
-
-
Dividends
1 585
34 199
-
-
withholding
202
4 378
-
-
social contributions
273
5 883
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
475
10 261
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
18 539
23 562
18 411
18 936
After tax
28 961
23 938
29 089
28 564
Living cost
27 851
27 851
27 851
27 851
Free-cash
1 110
-3 913
1 238
713

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
-₽2349
-₽3246
-₽1824
-₽6975
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
-
-
-
47 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
412
pensions
-
-
-
13 791
social contributions
-
-
-
1 353
income
-
-
-
1 907
other
-
-
-
1 473
total
-
-
-
18 936
Employee
38 671
-
36 197
-
income
2 282
-
1 982
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 103
-
1 032
-
pensions
4 372
-
4 095
-
total
7 757
-
7 109
-
Employer
38 671
-
36 197
-
pensions
6 353
-
5 946
-
social contributions
117
-
108
-
other
1 334
-
1 248
-
health
2 707
-
2 534
-
unemployment
1 565
-
1 466
-
total
12 076
-
11 302
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
income
-
13 301
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
13 301
-
-
Dividends
-
34 199
-
-
withholding
-
4 378
-
-
social contributions
-
5 883
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
10 261
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
19 833
23 562
18 411
18 936
After tax
27 667
23 938
29 089
28 564
Living cost
30 913
30 913
30 913
30 913
Free-cash
-3 246
-6 975
-1 824
-2 349

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
-₽15076
-₽26766
-₽14551
-₽19702
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
-
-
-
47 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
412
pensions
-
-
-
13 791
social contributions
-
-
-
1 353
income
-
-
-
1 907
other
-
-
-
1 473
total
-
-
-
18 936
Employee
56 591
-
36 197
-
income
4 938
-
1 982
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 612
-
1 032
-
pensions
6 401
-
4 095
-
total
12 951
-
7 109
-
Employer
56 591
-
36 197
-
pensions
9 299
-
5 946
-
social contributions
170
-
108
-
other
1 953
-
1 248
-
health
3 961
-
2 534
-
unemployment
2 292
-
1 466
-
total
17 675
-
11 302
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
income
-
13 301
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
13 301
-
-
Dividends
-
34 199
-
-
withholding
-
4 378
-
-
social contributions
-
5 883
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
10 261
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
30 626
23 562
18 411
18 936
After tax
16 874
23 938
29 089
28 564
Living cost
43 640
43 640
43 640
43 640
Free-cash
-26 766
-19 702
-14 551
-15 076

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
₽41196
₽38203
₽32171
₽39296
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%.

-
-
-
47 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
475
total
-
-
-
475
Employee
7 285
-
47 500
-
income
1 457
-
9 500
-
total
1 457
-
9 500
-
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%.

40 215
47 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
40 215
47 500
-
-
withholding
2 011
2 375
-
-
total
2 011
2 375
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
3 468
2 375
9 500
475
After tax
44 032
45 125
38 000
47 025
Living cost
5 829
5 829
5 829
5 829
Free-cash
38 203
39 296
32 171
41 196

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
₽37942
₽34339
₽28917
₽36042
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%.

-
-
-
47 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
475
total
-
-
-
475
Employee
11 354
-
47 500
-
income
2 271
-
9 500
-
total
2 271
-
9 500
-
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%.

36 146
47 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
36 146
47 500
-
-
withholding
1 807
2 375
-
-
total
1 807
2 375
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
4 078
2 375
9 500
475
After tax
43 422
45 125
38 000
47 025
Living cost
9 083
9 083
9 083
9 083
Free-cash
34 339
36 042
28 917
37 942

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
₽1005
₽1566
₽1794
-₽10254
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.

-
-
-
47 500
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
-
-
242
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.

-
-
-
4 407
trade
-
-
-
789
total
-
-
-
11 611
Employee

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

44 957
-
47 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

3 697
-
4 407
-
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
-
242
-
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
-
10 822
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
2 543
47 500
-
-
trade
365
6 816
-
-
income
381
7 124
-
-
chamber of commerce
141
207
-
-
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.

21
393
-
-
total
908
14 540
-
-
Dividends
1 636
32 960
-
-
withholding
65
7 896
-
-
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.

3
434
-
-
total
68
8 330
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
11 050
22 870
10 822
11 611
After tax
36 450
24 630
36 678
35 889
Living cost
34 884
34 884
34 884
34 884
Free-cash
1 566
-10 254
1 794
1 005

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
₽8446
₽6767
₽9310
-₽3228
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.

-
-
-
47 500
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
-
-
242
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.

-
-
-
4 407
trade
-
-
-
864
total
-
-
-
11 686
Employee

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

34 559
-
47 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

965
-
4 407
-
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
-
242
-
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
-
10 822
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 941
47 500
-
-
trade
2 039
7 481
-
-
income
1 941
7 124
-
-
chamber of commerce
156
206
-
-
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.

106
393
-
-
total
4 242
15 204
-
-
Dividends
8 699
32 296
-
-
withholding
1 831
7 731
-
-
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.

101
425
-
-
total
1 932
8 156
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
13 365
23 360
10 822
11 686
After tax
34 135
24 140
36 678
35 814
Living cost
27 368
27 368
27 368
27 368
Free-cash
6 767
-3 228
9 310
8 446

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
₽279
₽998
₽1183
-₽11597
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.

-
-
-
47 500
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
-
-
242
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.

-
-
-
4 407
trade
-
-
-
904
total
-
-
-
11 726
Employee

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

45 821
-
47 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

3 937
-
4 407
-
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
-
242
-
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
-
10 822
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
1 679
47 500
-
-
trade
276
7 814
-
-
income
252
7 124
-
-
chamber of commerce
139
204
-
-
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.

14
393
-
-
total
681
15 535
-
-
Dividends
998
31 965
-
-
withholding
-
7 647
-
-
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.

-
420
-
-
total
-
8 067
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
11 007
23 602
10 822
11 726
After tax
36 493
23 898
36 678
35 774
Living cost
35 495
35 495
35 495
35 495
Free-cash
998
-11 597
1 183
279

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
-₽5655
-₽6802
-₽4714
-₽17741
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.

-
-
-
47 500
surtax

Solidarity surcharge is an additional fee on income tax, capital gains tax and corporate tax. It is justified by the cost of German reunification.

-
-
-
242
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.

-
-
-
4 407
trade
-
-
-
941
total
-
-
-
11 763
Employee

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

54 302
-
47 500
-
income

Personal income is calculated on a progressive scale(from 14% to 42%), and is fixed at 45%. The tax percentage is unique and will depend on your income.

6 385
-
4 407
-
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
-
242
-
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
-
10 822
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
trade
-
8 146
-
-
income
-
7 124
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
204
-
-
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.

-
393
-
-
total
-
15 867
-
-
Dividends
-
31 633
-
-
withholding
-
7 565
-
-
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.

-
417
-
-
total
-
7 982
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
12 910
23 849
10 822
11 763
After tax
34 590
23 651
36 678
35 737
Living cost
41 392
41 392
41 392
41 392
Free-cash
-6 802
-17 741
-4 714
-5 655

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
₽6922
₽6709
₽5749
₽9581
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
-
-
-
47 500
surtax
-
-
-
309
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
3 373
pensions
-
-
-
9 499
income
-
-
-
6 896
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
20 283
Employee
30 428
-
39 240
-
unemployment
2 118
-
2 731
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 101
-
6 577
-
surtax
108
-
271
-
pensions
2 030
-
2 617
-
health
777
-
1 001
-
total
10 134
-
13 197
-
Employer
30 428
-
39 240
-
pensions
4 057
-
5 231
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 384
-
1 785
-
unemployment
965
-
1 243
-
total
6 406
-
8 259
-
Corporate
10 666
47 500
-
-
income
2 773
12 351
-
-
total
2 773
12 351
-
-
Dividends
7 893
35 149
-
-
withholding
1 183
5 273
-
-
total
1 183
5 273
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
20 496
17 624
21 456
20 283
After tax
27 004
29 876
26 044
27 217
Living cost
20 295
20 295
20 295
20 295
Free-cash
6 709
9 581
5 749
6 922

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
₽7279
₽7126
₽6106
₽9938
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
-
-
-
47 500
surtax
-
-
-
309
unemployment
-
-
-
206
health
-
-
-
3 373
pensions
-
-
-
9 499
income
-
-
-
6 896
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
20 283
Employee
29 880
-
39 240
-
unemployment
2 080
-
2 731
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 009
-
6 577
-
surtax
98
-
271
-
pensions
1 992
-
2 617
-
health
763
-
1 001
-
total
9 942
-
13 197
-
Employer
29 880
-
39 240
-
pensions
3 983
-
5 231
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 360
-
1 785
-
unemployment
946
-
1 243
-
total
6 289
-
8 259
-
Corporate
11 331
47 500
-
-
income
2 946
12 351
-
-
total
2 946
12 351
-
-
Dividends
8 385
35 149
-
-
withholding
1 259
5 273
-
-
total
1 259
5 273
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
20 436
17 624
21 456
20 283
After tax
27 064
29 876
26 044
27 217
Living cost
19 938
19 938
19 938
19 938
Free-cash
7 126
9 938
6 106
7 279

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
₽14821
₽9245
₽9453
₽8867
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
-
-
-
47 500
unemployment
-
-
-
713
health
-
-
-
3 325
pensions
-
-
-
4 750
income
-
-
-
5 807
total
-
-
-
14 595
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
39 749
-
unemployment
392
156
596
-
income
3 191
1 270
4 859
-
pensions
2 610
1 039
3 975
-
health
1 827
727
2 782
-
total
8 020
3 192
12 212
-
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
39 749
-
pensions
5 090
2 026
7 751
-
total
5 090
2 026
7 751
-
Corporate
16 305
35 085
-
-
income
1 467
3 158
-
-
total
1 467
3 158
-
-
Dividends
14 838
31 927
-
-
withholding
2 819
6 066
-
-
social contributions
2 775
6 107
-
-
total
5 594
12 173
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
20 171
20 549
19 963
14 595
After tax
27 329
26 951
27 537
32 905
Living cost
18 084
18 084
18 084
18 084
Free-cash
9 245
8 867
9 453
14 821

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
-₽13690
-₽26204
-₽13317
-₽13950
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
-
-
-
47 500
national
-
-
-
6 922
pensions
-
-
-
5 700
social contributions
-
-
-
511
municipal
-
-
-
4 467
total
-
-
-
17 600
Employee
67 573
-
41 063
-
municipal
8 346
-
4 651
-
national
12 933
-
7 207
-
pensions
2 703
-
1 643
-
total
23 982
-
13 501
-
Employer
67 573
-
41 063
-
pensions
5 406
-
3 285
-
social contributions
726
-
441
-
total
6 132
-
3 726
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
income

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

-
9 500
-
-
total
-
9 500
-
-
Dividends
-
38 000
-
-
withholding
-
8 360
-
-
total
-
8 360
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
30 114
17 860
17 227
17 600
After tax
17 386
29 640
30 273
29 900
Living cost
43 590
43 590
43 590
43 590
Free-cash
-26 204
-13 950
-13 317
-13 690

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
-₽13962
-₽23179
-₽13962
-₽18221
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
-
-
-
47 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 322
income
-
-
-
6 670
total
-
-
-
9 992
Employee
70 678
-
47 500
-
social contributions
5 872
-
3 322
-
income
13 337
-
6 670
-
total
19 209
-
9 992
-
Employer
70 678
-
47 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
income
-
5 938
-
-
total
-
5 938
-
-
Dividends
-
41 562
-
-
withholding
-
8 313
-
-
total
-
8 313
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
19 209
14 251
9 992
9 992
After tax
28 291
33 249
37 508
37 508
Living cost
51 470
51 470
51 470
51 470
Free-cash
-23 179
-18 221
-13 962
-13 962

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
-₽12092
-₽32802
-₽14775
-₽12784
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
-
-
-
47 500
national
-
-
-
8 498
regional
-
-
-
467
social contributions
-
-
-
12 217
municipal
-
-
-
283
total
-
-
-
21 465
Employee
80 302
-
47 500
-
municipal
425
-
252
-
national
13 914
-
7 472
-
social contributions
27 078
-
16 017
-
regional
758
-
407
-
total
42 175
-
24 148
-
Employer
80 302
-
47 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
nationa
-
11 401
-
-
municipal
-
1 852
-
-
total
-
13 253
-
-
Dividends
-
34 247
-
-
withholding
-
8 904
-
-
total
-
8 904
-
-
Income
47 500
47 500
47 500
47 500
Total tax
42 175
22 157
24 148
21 465
After tax
5 325
25 343
23 352
26 035
Living cost
38 127
38 127
38 127
38 127
Free-cash
-32 802
-12 784
-14 775
-12 092

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
₽1446
-₽2623
-₽1220
₽626
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
-
-
-
47 500
national
-
-
-
8 498
regional
-
-
-
716
social contributions
-
-
-
12 217
municipal
-
-
-
283
total
-
-
-
21 714
Employee
50 121
-
47 500
-
municipal
266
-
252
-
national
7 941
-
7 472
-
social contributions
16 901
-
16 017
-
regional
675
-
639
-
total
25 783
-
24 380
-
Employer
50 121
-
47 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
47 500
-
-
nationa
-
11 401
-
-
municipal