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
₽ 50500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽12338
₽15375
₽13829
₽18398
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
-
-
-
50 500
social contributions
-
-
-
11 110
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 110
Employee
28 933
-
43 723
-
social contributions
1 880
-
2 842
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 880
-
2 842
-
Employer
28 933
-
43 723
-
social contributions
4 485
-
6 777
-
total
4 485
-
6 777
-
Corporate
17 082
50 500
-
-
income
1 708
5 050
-
-
total
1 708
5 050
-
-
Dividends
15 375
45 450
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
8 073
5 050
9 619
11 110
After tax
42 427
45 450
40 881
39 390
Living cost
27 052
27 052
27 052
27 052
Free-cash
15 375
18 398
13 829
12 338

Estimated living cost  is ₽27052 per week

₽17492
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2039
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7012
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
-₽490
-₽1015
-₽9017
₽358
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
-
-
-
50 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
3 863
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
202
pensions
-
-
-
9 342
income
-
-
-
3 351
total
-
-
-
22 278
Employee
39 340
35 865
39 211
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
1 177
-
other
393
359
393
-
income
3 504
2 645
3 467
-
pensions
4 029
3 672
4 015
-
health
1 522
1 388
1 518
-
total
10 628
9 140
10 570
-
Employer
39 340
35 865
39 211
-
pensions
4 937
4 502
4 920
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 180
1 076
1 177
-
other
1 868
1 703
1 862
-
health
1 488
1 356
1 482
-
accident
511
466
509
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
1 177
-
chamber of commerce
157
143
157
-
total
11 321
10 322
11 284
-
Corporate
3 416
4 313
35 801
-
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.

854
1 078
8 951
-
total
854
1 078
8 951
-
Dividends
-
3 235
-
-
withholding
-
890
-
-
total
-
890
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
22 803
21 430
30 805
22 278
After tax
27 697
29 070
19 695
28 222
Living cost
28 712
28 712
28 712
28 712
Free-cash
-1 015
358
-9 017
-490

Estimated living cost  is ₽28712 per week

₽17224
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2932
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽512
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.
₽8044
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
-₽3667
-₽8448
-₽12055
-₽2738
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
-
-
-
50 500
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
3 863
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
202
pensions
-
-
-
9 342
income
-
-
-
3 351
total
-
-
-
22 456
Employee
44 976
35 865
39 078
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
1 172
-
other
449
359
391
-
income
5 120
2 645
3 429
-
pensions
4 606
3 672
4 001
-
health
1 740
1 388
1 513
-
total
13 264
9 140
10 506
-
Employer
44 976
35 865
39 078
-
pensions
5 644
4 502
4 905
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 349
1 076
1 172
-
other
2 137
1 703
1 855
-
health
1 699
1 356
1 477
-
accident
584
466
507
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
1 172
-
chamber of commerce
179
143
157
-
total
13 119
10 500
11 423
-
Corporate
3 416
4 136
35 662
-
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.

854
1 033
8 915
-
total
854
1 033
8 915
-
Dividends
-
3 102
-
-
withholding
-
854
-
-
total
-
854
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
27 237
21 527
30 844
22 456
After tax
23 263
28 973
19 656
28 044
Living cost
31 711
31 711
31 711
31 711
Free-cash
-8 448
-2 738
-12 055
-3 667

Estimated living cost  is ₽31711 per week

₽21150
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2705
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽521
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7335
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
-₽5492
-₽32614
-₽11060
-₽4347
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
-
-
-
50 500
national
-
-
-
14 748
communal

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

-
-
-
2 685
social contributions
-
-
-
5 745
total
-
-
-
23 178
Employee

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

64 375
-
39 114
-
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.

560
-
340
-
national
19 791
-
10 207
-
communal

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

3 358
-
2 041
-
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.

4 828
-
2 934
-
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.

3 025
-
1 838
-
total
31 562
-
17 360
-
Employer

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

64 375
-
39 114
-
surtax
7 299
-
4 437
-
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.

5 704
-
3 465
-
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.

3 959
-
2 405
-
accident

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

837
-
509
-
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.

939
-
570
-
total
18 738
-
11 386
-
Corporate
-
50 500
-
-
income
-
10 100
-
-
surtax
-
202
-
-
total
-
10 302
-
-
Dividends
-
40 198
-
-
withholding

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

-
11 731
-
-
total
-
11 731
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
50 300
22 033
28 746
23 178
After tax
200
28 467
21 754
27 322
Living cost
32 814
32 814
32 814
32 814
Free-cash
-32 614
-4 347
-11 060
-5 492

Estimated living cost  is ₽32814 per week

₽21136
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2869
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.
₽8295
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
₽19099
₽22254
₽19917
₽27727
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
-
-
-
50 500
unemployment
-
-
-
125
health
-
-
-
3 608
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 643
income
-
-
-
7 575
total
-
-
-
15 951
Employee
20 458
-
44 345
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

225
-
345
-
income
2 046
-
4 435
-
pensions

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

1 796
-
2 755
-
health
941
-
1 443
-
total
5 008
-
8 978
-
Employer
20 458
-
44 345
-
pensions

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

2 254
-
3 457
-
health
1 412
-
2 165
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

225
-
345
-
unemployment
123
-
188
-
total
4 014
-
6 155
-
Corporate
26 028
50 500
-
-
income
2 603
5 050
-
-
total
2 603
5 050
-
-
Dividends
23 425
45 450
-
-
withholding
1 171
2 273
-
-
total
1 171
2 273
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
12 796
7 323
15 133
15 951
After tax
37 704
43 177
35 367
34 549
Living cost
15 450
15 450
15 450
15 450
Free-cash
22 254
27 727
19 917
19 099

Estimated living cost  is ₽15450 per week

₽10219
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽885
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽369
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3979
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
₽22773
₽27229
₽23591
₽31401
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
-
-
-
50 500
unemployment
-
-
-
125
health
-
-
-
3 608
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 643
income
-
-
-
7 575
total
-
-
-
15 951
Employee
15 593
-
44 345
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
345
-
income
1 559
-
4 435
-
pensions

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

1 369
-
2 755
-
health
717
-
1 443
-
total
3 817
-
8 978
-
Employer
15 593
-
44 345
-
pensions

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

1 718
-
3 457
-
health
1 076
-
2 165
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
345
-
unemployment
93
-
188
-
total
3 059
-
6 155
-
Corporate
31 848
50 500
-
-
income
3 185
5 050
-
-
total
3 185
5 050
-
-
Dividends
28 663
45 450
-
-
withholding
1 434
2 273
-
-
total
1 434
2 273
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
11 495
7 323
15 133
15 951
After tax
39 005
43 177
35 367
34 549
Living cost
11 776
11 776
11 776
11 776
Free-cash
27 229
31 401
23 591
22 773

Estimated living cost  is ₽11776 per week

₽6875
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽841
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽312
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3748
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
₽18892
₽11458
₽13319
₽9313
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
-
-
-
50 500
health
-
-
-
1 288
social contributions
-
-
-
7 878
income
-
-
-
1 605
total
-
-
-
10 771
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 535
6 406
7 106
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
3 805
-
health
536
1 177
779
-
total
10 687
13 326
11 690
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
3 805
-
health
582
1 281
849
-
total
3 198
7 024
4 654
-
Corporate
15 777
-
-
-
income
1 973
-
-
-
total
1 973
-
-
-
Dividends
13 804
-
-
-
withholding
2 347
-
-
-
total
2 347
-
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
18 205
20 350
16 344
10 771
After tax
32 295
30 150
34 156
39 729
Living cost
20 837
20 837
20 837
20 837
Free-cash
11 458
9 313
13 319
18 892

Estimated living cost  is ₽20837 per week

₽12488
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2044
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽461
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5844
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
₽10539
₽4271
₽4966
₽960
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
-
-
-
50 500
health
-
-
-
1 288
social contributions
-
-
-
7 878
income
-
-
-
1 605
total
-
-
-
10 771
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 267
6 406
7 106
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
3 805
-
health
688
1 177
779
-
total
11 318
13 326
11 690
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
3 805
-
health
750
1 281
849
-
total
4 113
7 024
4 654
-
Corporate
5 879
-
-
-
income
734
-
-
-
total
734
-
-
-
Dividends
5 145
-
-
-
withholding
874
-
-
-
total
874
-
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
17 039
20 350
16 344
10 771
After tax
33 461
30 150
34 156
39 729
Living cost
29 190
29 190
29 190
29 190
Free-cash
4 271
960
4 966
10 539

Estimated living cost  is ₽29190 per week

₽19954
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2280
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6466
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
₽3824
₽6586
₽4854
₽13997
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
-
-
-
50 500
health
-
-
-
6 818
social contributions
-
-
-
14 746
income
-
-
-
4 340
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
25 904
Employee
30 548
-
37 687
-
income
3 666
-
4 522
-
social contributions
1 986
-
2 450
-
health
4 124
-
5 088
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 776
-
12 060
-
Employer
30 548
-
37 687
-
social contributions
7 637
-
9 422
-
health
2 749
-
3 392
-
total
10 386
-
12 814
-
Corporate
9 566
50 500
-
-
income
1 818
9 595
-
-
total
1 818
9 595
-
-
Dividends
7 749
40 905
-
-
withholding
1 162
6 136
-
-
total
1 162
6 136
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
23 142
15 731
24 874
25 904
After tax
27 358
34 769
25 626
24 596
Living cost
20 772
20 772
20 772
20 772
Free-cash
6 586
13 997
4 854
3 824

Estimated living cost  is ₽20772 per week

₽14429
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1478
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽409
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4457
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
-₽1001
₽40
₽29
₽9172
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
-
-
-
50 500
health
-
-
-
6 818
social contributions
-
-
-
14 746
income
-
-
-
4 340
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
25 904
Employee
37 643
-
37 687
-
income
4 517
-
4 522
-
social contributions
2 447
-
2 450
-
health
5 082
-
5 088
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 046
-
12 060
-
Employer
37 643
-
37 687
-
social contributions
9 411
-
9 422
-
health
3 388
-
3 392
-
total
12 799
-
12 814
-
Corporate
59
50 500
-
-
income
11
9 595
-
-
total
11
9 595
-
-
Dividends
48
40 905
-
-
withholding
7
6 136
-
-
total
7
6 136
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
24 863
15 731
24 874
25 904
After tax
25 637
34 769
25 626
24 596
Living cost
25 597
25 597
25 597
25 597
Free-cash
40
9 172
29
-1 001

Estimated living cost  is ₽25597 per week

₽19036
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1418
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽443
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4701
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
-₽10608
-₽146184
-₽146184
-₽146184
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
-
-
-
50 500
national
-
-
-
4 750
pensions
-
-
-
782
municipal
-
-
-
8 124
labour market
-
-
-
3 977
total
-
-
-
17 633
Employee
183 500
183 500
183 500
-
municipal
39 075
39 075
39 075
-
national
22 418
22 418
22 418
-
pensions
261
261
261
-
labour market
14 659
14 659
14 659
-
total
76 413
76 413
76 413
-
Employer
183 500
183 500
183 500
-
pensions
522
522
522
-
labour market
14 680
14 680
14 680
-
municipal
39 137
39 137
39 137
-
national
22 457
22 457
22 457
-
total
76 796
76 796
76 796
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
153 209
153 209
153 209
17 633
After tax
-102 709
-102 709
-102 709
32 867
Living cost
43 476
43 476
43 476
43 476
Free-cash
-146 184
-146 184
-146 184
-10 608

Estimated living cost  is ₽43476 per week

₽29755
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3846
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽669
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9206
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
₽6353
₽13072
₽8107
₽18663
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
-
-
-
50 500
health
-
-
-
6 565
pensions
-
-
-
10 100
income
-
-
-
5 745
total
-
-
-
22 410
Employee
25 530
-
37 742
-
unemployment
408
-
605
-
income
2 874
-
6 538
-
pensions
511
-
755
-
total
3 793
-
7 898
-
Employer
25 530
-
37 742
-
pensions
5 106
-
7 549
-
health
3 318
-
4 907
-
unemployment
205
-
302
-
total
8 629
-
12 758
-
Corporate
16 340
50 500
-
-
income
3 269
10 100
-
-
total
3 269
10 100
-
-
Dividends
13 071
40 400
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
15 691
10 100
20 656
22 410
After tax
34 809
40 400
29 844
28 090
Living cost
21 737
21 737
21 737
21 737
Free-cash
13 072
18 663
8 107
6 353

Estimated living cost  is ₽21737 per week

₽14909
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1295
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽437
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.
₽5096
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
₽4764
-₽5782
-₽3338
₽381
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

-
-
-
50 500
national
-
-
-
1 766
health
-
-
-
401
municipal
-
-
-
9 017
total
-
-
-
11 184
Employee
47 349
-
42 482
-
unemployment
710
-
637
-
municipal
7 755
-
6 966
-
national
782
-
519
-
pensions
3 195
-
2 867
-
health
354
-
278
-
total
12 796
-
11 267
-
Employer
47 349
-
42 482
-
pensions
8 215
-
7 371
-
health
364
-
328
-
accident
48
-
43
-
unemployment
307
-
277
-
total
8 934
-
8 019
-
Corporate
-
50 500
-
-
income
-
10 100
-
-
total
-
10 100
-
-
Dividends

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

-
30 300
-
-
municipal
-
5 453
-
-
national
-
14
-
-
total
-
5 467
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
21 730
15 567
19 286
11 184
After tax
28 770
34 933
31 214
39 316
Living cost
34 552
34 552
34 552
34 552
Free-cash
-5 782
381
-3 338
4 764

Estimated living cost  is ₽34552 per week

₽22569
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3323
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽550
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8111
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
₽2550
₽2714
₽3027
-₽2287
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
-
-
-
50 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
437
pensions
-
-
-
14 568
social contributions
-
-
-
1 438
income
-
-
-
2 201
other
-
-
-
1 566
total
-
-
-
20 210
Employee
34 382
-
38 480
-
income
1 773
-
2 268
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
980
-
1 096
-
pensions
3 889
-
4 353
-
total
6 642
-
7 717
-
Employer
34 382
-
38 480
-
pensions
5 650
-
6 321
-
social contributions
102
-
116
-
other
1 187
-
1 327
-
health
2 406
-
2 693
-
unemployment
1 392
-
1 559
-
total
10 737
-
12 016
-
Corporate
5 381
50 500
-
-
income
1 506
14 139
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 506
14 139
-
-
Dividends
3 875
36 361
-
-
withholding
495
4 654
-
-
social contributions
666
6 254
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 161
10 908
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
20 046
25 047
19 733
20 210
After tax
30 454
25 453
30 767
30 290
Living cost
27 740
27 740
27 740
27 740
Free-cash
2 714
-2 287
3 027
2 550

Estimated living cost  is ₽27740 per week

₽16088
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2818
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.
₽8309
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
-₽501
-₽46
-₽24
-₽5338
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
-
-
-
50 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
437
pensions
-
-
-
14 568
social contributions
-
-
-
1 438
income
-
-
-
2 201
other
-
-
-
1 566
total
-
-
-
20 210
Employee
38 517
-
38 480
-
income
2 273
-
2 268
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 098
-
1 096
-
pensions
4 355
-
4 353
-
total
7 726
-
7 717
-
Employer
38 517
-
38 480
-
pensions
6 328
-
6 321
-
social contributions
116
-
116
-
other
1 329
-
1 327
-
health
2 697
-
2 693
-
unemployment
1 559
-
1 559
-
total
12 029
-
12 016
-
Corporate
-
50 500
-
-
income
-
14 139
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
14 139
-
-
Dividends
-
36 361
-
-
withholding
-
4 654
-
-
social contributions
-
6 254
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
10 908
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
19 755
25 047
19 733
20 210
After tax
30 745
25 453
30 767
30 290
Living cost
30 791
30 791
30 791
30 791
Free-cash
-46
-5 338
-24
-501

Estimated living cost  is ₽30791 per week

₽19415
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2504
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽524
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.
₽8350
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
-₽13177
-₽23469
-₽12700
-₽18014
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
-
-
-
50 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
437
pensions
-
-
-
14 568
social contributions
-
-
-
1 438
income
-
-
-
2 201
other
-
-
-
1 566
total
-
-
-
20 210
Employee
56 366
-
38 480
-
income
4 918
-
2 268
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 605
-
1 096
-
pensions
6 375
-
4 353
-
total
12 898
-
7 717
-
Employer
56 366
-
38 480
-
pensions
9 262
-
6 321
-
social contributions
169
-
116
-
other
1 945
-
1 327
-
health
3 945
-
2 693
-
unemployment
2 283
-
1 559
-
total
17 604
-
12 016
-
Corporate
-
50 500
-
-
income
-
14 139
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
14 139
-
-
Dividends
-
36 361
-
-
withholding
-
4 654
-
-
social contributions
-
6 254
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
10 908
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
30 502
25 047
19 733
20 210
After tax
19 998
25 453
30 767
30 290
Living cost
43 467
43 467
43 467
43 467
Free-cash
-23 469
-18 014
-12 700
-13 177

Estimated living cost  is ₽43467 per week

₽29418
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3556
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽596
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9897
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
₽44172
₽41061
₽34577
₽42152
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%.

-
-
-
50 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
505
total
-
-
-
505
Employee
7 278
-
50 500
-
income
1 455
-
10 100
-
total
1 455
-
10 100
-
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%.

43 222
50 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
43 222
50 500
-
-
withholding
2 161
2 525
-
-
total
2 161
2 525
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
3 616
2 525
10 100
505
After tax
46 884
47 975
40 400
49 995
Living cost
5 823
5 823
5 823
5 823
Free-cash
41 061
42 152
34 577
44 172

Estimated living cost  is ₽5823 per week

₽3608
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.
₽1570
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
₽40922
₽37201
₽31327
₽38902
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%.

-
-
-
50 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
505
total
-
-
-
505
Employee
11 342
-
50 500
-
income
2 268
-
10 100
-
total
2 268
-
10 100
-
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%.

39 158
50 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
39 158
50 500
-
-
withholding
1 958
2 525
-
-
total
1 958
2 525
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
4 226
2 525
10 100
505
After tax
46 274
47 975
40 400
49 995
Living cost
9 073
9 073
9 073
9 073
Free-cash
37 201
38 902
31 327
40 922

Estimated living cost  is ₽9073 per week

₽6140
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.
₽304
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.
₽2248
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
₽2770
₽3195
₽4012
-₽8576
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.

-
-
-
50 500
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.

-
-
-
292
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.

-
-
-
6 148
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.

-
-
-
5 303
trade
-
-
-
1 242
total
-
-
-
12 985
Employee

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

44 779
-
50 500
-
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.

3 682
-
5 303
-
surtax

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

203
-
292
-
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.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
10 033
-
11 743
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 721
50 500
-
-
trade
821
7 246
-
-
income
859
7 574
-
-
chamber of commerce
145
210
-
-
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.

48
417
-
-
total
1 873
15 447
-
-
Dividends
3 848
35 053
-
-
withholding
620
8 421
-
-
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.

34
463
-
-
total
654
8 884
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
12 560
24 331
11 743
12 985
After tax
37 940
26 169
38 757
37 515
Living cost
34 745
34 745
34 745
34 745
Free-cash
3 195
-8 576
4 012
2 770

Estimated living cost  is ₽34745 per week

₽23968
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3738
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽504
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6534
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
₽10135
₽8341
₽11498
-₽1610
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.

-
-
-
50 500
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.

-
-
-
292
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.

-
-
-
6 148
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.

-
-
-
5 303
trade
-
-
-
1 363
total
-
-
-
13 106
Employee

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

34 422
-
50 500
-
income

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

962
-
5 303
-
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
-
292
-
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.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
7 163
-
11 743
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
16 078
50 500
-
-
trade
2 533
7 953
-
-
income
2 411
7 574
-
-
chamber of commerce
161
208
-
-
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.

133
417
-
-
total
5 238
16 152
-
-
Dividends
10 840
34 347
-
-
withholding
2 369
8 245
-
-
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.

130
454
-
-
total
2 499
8 699
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
14 900
24 851
11 743
13 106
After tax
35 600
25 649
38 757
37 394
Living cost
27 259
27 259
27 259
27 259
Free-cash
8 341
-1 610
11 498
10 135

Estimated living cost  is ₽27259 per week

₽17147
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3178
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6425
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
₽1979
₽2682
₽3403
-₽9966
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.

-
-
-
50 500
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.

-
-
-
292
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.

-
-
-
6 148
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.

-
-
-
5 303
trade
-
-
-
1 424
total
-
-
-
13 167
Employee

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

45 639
-
50 500
-
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.

3 921
-
5 303
-
surtax

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

215
-
292
-
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.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
10 284
-
11 743
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 861
50 500
-
-
trade
799
8 307
-
-
income
729
7 574
-
-
chamber of commerce
143
208
-
-
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.

39
417
-
-
total
1 710
16 506
-
-
Dividends
3 150
33 994
-
-
withholding
446
8 157
-
-
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.

24
449
-
-
total
470
8 606
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
12 464
25 112
11 743
13 167
After tax
38 036
25 388
38 757
37 333
Living cost
35 354
35 354
35 354
35 354
Free-cash
2 682
-9 966
3 403
1 979

Estimated living cost  is ₽35354 per week

₽23645
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3728
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.
₽7453
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
-₽3955
-₽3586
-₽2471
-₽16099
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.

-
-
-
50 500
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.

-
-
-
292
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.

-
-
-
6 148
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.

-
-
-
5 303
trade
-
-
-
1 484
total
-
-
-
13 227
Employee

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

54 086
-
50 500
-
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.

6 360
-
5 303
-
surtax

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

350
-
292
-
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.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
12 858
-
11 743
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
50 500
-
-
trade
-
8 660
-
-
income
-
7 574
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
208
-
-
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
-
16 859
-
-
Dividends
-
33 640
-
-
withholding
-
8 068
-
-
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.

-
444
-
-
total
-
8 512
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
12 858
25 371
11 743
13 227
After tax
37 642
25 129
38 757
37 273
Living cost
41 228
41 228
41 228
41 228
Free-cash
-3 586
-16 099
-2 471
-3 955

Estimated living cost  is ₽41228 per week

₽30111
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3298
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽536
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7284
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
₽8428
₽8685
₽7348
₽11551
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
-
-
-
50 500
surtax
-
-
-
424
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
3 585
pensions
-
-
-
10 100
income
-
-
-
7 544
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 858
Employee
30 307
-
41 720
-
unemployment
2 109
-
2 903
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 081
-
7 067
-
surtax
108
-
342
-
pensions
2 022
-
2 782
-
health
774
-
1 064
-
total
10 094
-
14 158
-
Employer
30 307
-
41 720
-
pensions
4 041
-
5 561
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 378
-
1 897
-
unemployment
962
-
1 322
-
total
6 381
-
8 780
-
Corporate
13 812
50 500
-
-
income
3 592
13 130
-
-
total
3 592
13 130
-
-
Dividends
10 220
37 370
-
-
withholding
1 534
5 605
-
-
total
1 534
5 605
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
21 601
18 735
22 938
21 858
After tax
28 899
31 765
27 562
28 642
Living cost
20 214
20 214
20 214
20 214
Free-cash
8 685
11 551
7 348
8 428

Estimated living cost  is ₽20214 per week

₽12204
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1757
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽470
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5784
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
₽8783
₽9103
₽7703
₽11906
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
-
-
-
50 500
surtax
-
-
-
424
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
3 585
pensions
-
-
-
10 100
income
-
-
-
7 544
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 858
Employee
29 761
-
41 720
-
unemployment
2 072
-
2 903
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
4 989
-
7 067
-
surtax
97
-
342
-
pensions
1 985
-
2 782
-
health
760
-
1 064
-
total
9 903
-
14 158
-
Employer
29 761
-
41 720
-
pensions
3 967
-
5 561
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 354
-
1 897
-
unemployment
943
-
1 322
-
total
6 264
-
8 780
-
Corporate
14 475
50 500
-
-
income
3 764
13 130
-
-
total
3 764
13 130
-
-
Dividends
10 710
37 370
-
-
withholding
1 607
5 605
-
-
total
1 607
5 605
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
21 538
18 735
22 938
21 858
After tax
28 962
31 765
27 562
28 642
Living cost
19 859
19 859
19 859
19 859
Free-cash
9 103
11 906
7 703
8 783

Estimated living cost  is ₽19859 per week

₽12143
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1833
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽458
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5426
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
₽17118
₽11132
₽11409
₽10761
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
-
-
-
50 500
unemployment
-
-
-
757
health
-
-
-
3 535
pensions
-
-
-
5 050
income
-
-
-
6 174
total
-
-
-
15 516
Employee

As of 2018, the minimum salary of a managing director was set at 180,500 HUF per month.

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

25 789
10 264
42 259
-
unemployment
387
154
634
-
income
3 153
1 255
5 166
-
pensions
2 579
1 026
4 226
-
health
1 805
718
2 958
-
total
7 924
3 153
12 984
-
Employer

As of 2018, the minimum salary of a managing director was set at 180,500 HUF per month.

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

25 789
10 264
42 259
-
pensions
5 029
2 001
8 241
-
total
5 029
2 001
8 241
-
Corporate
19 682
38 235
-
-
income
1 771
3 441
-
-
total
1 771
3 441
-
-
Dividends
17 910
34 794
-
-
withholding
3 403
6 611
-
-
social contributions
3 375
6 667
-
-
total
6 778
13 278
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
21 502
21 873
21 225
15 516
After tax
28 998
28 627
29 275
34 984
Living cost
17 866
17 866
17 866
17 866
Free-cash
11 132
10 761
11 409
17 118

Estimated living cost  is ₽17866 per week

₽12192
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1462
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽357
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3855
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
-₽11957
-₽23173
-₽11560
-₽12059
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
-
-
-
50 500
national
-
-
-
7 465
pensions
-
-
-
6 060
social contributions
-
-
-
543
municipal
-
-
-
4 818
total
-
-
-
18 886
Employee
67 543
-
43 657
-
municipal
8 343
-
5 013
-
national
12 928
-
7 768
-
pensions
2 702
-
1 746
-
total
23 973
-
14 527
-
Employer
67 543
-
43 657
-
pensions
5 403
-
3 493
-
social contributions
726
-
469
-
total
6 129
-
3 962
-
Corporate
-
50 500
-
-
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%.

-
10 100
-
-
total
-
10 100
-
-
Dividends
-
40 400
-
-
withholding
-
8 888
-
-
total
-
8 888
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
30 102
18 988
18 489
18 886
After tax
20 398
31 512
32 011
31 614
Living cost
43 571
43 571
43 571
43 571
Free-cash
-23 173
-12 059
-11 560
-11 957

Estimated living cost  is ₽43571 per week

₽29615
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4050
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.
₽9254
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
-₽11708
-₽19898
-₽11708
-₽15916
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
-
-
-
50 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 660
income
-
-
-
7 282
total
-
-
-
10 942
Employee
70 397
-
50 500
-
social contributions
5 848
-
3 660
-
income
13 284
-
7 282
-
total
19 132
-
10 942
-
Employer
70 397
-
50 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
50 500
-
-
income
-
6 312
-
-
total
-
6 312
-
-
Dividends
-
44 188
-
-
withholding
-
8 838
-
-
total
-
8 838
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
19 132
15 150
10 942
10 942
After tax
31 368
35 350
39 558
39 558
Living cost
51 266
51 266
51 266
51 266
Free-cash
-19 898
-15 916
-11 708
-11 708

Estimated living cost  is ₽51266 per week

₽39002
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4177
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7596
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
-₽10370
-₽29483
-₽13225
-₽11032
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
-
-
-
50 500
national
-
-
-
9 103
regional
-
-
-
503
social contributions
-
-
-
12 988
municipal
-
-
-
301
total
-
-
-
22 895
Employee
79 983
-
50 500
-
municipal
424
-
268
-
national
13 859
-
8 013
-
social contributions
26 970
-
17 029
-
regional
755
-
440
-
total
42 008
-
25 750
-
Employer
79 983
-
50 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
50 500
-
-
nationa
-
12 121
-
-
municipal
-
1 969
-
-
total
-
14 090
-
-
Dividends
-
36 410
-
-
withholding
-
9 467
-
-
total
-
9 467
-
-
Income
50 500
50 500
50 500
50 500
Total tax
42 008
23 557
25 750
22 895
After tax
8 492
26 943
24 750
27 605
Living cost
37 975
37 975
37 975
37 975
Free-cash
-29 483
-11 032
-13 225
-10 370

Estimated living cost  is ₽37975 per week

₽26472
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2490
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽582
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.
₽8430
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
₽3104
₽302
₽268
₽2298
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
-
-
-
50 500
national
-
-
-
9 103
regional
-
-
-
761
social contributions
-
-
-
12 988
municipal
-
-
-
301
total
-
-
-
23 153
Employee
49 922
-
50 500
-
municipal
265
-
268
-
national
7 909
-
8 013
-
social contributions
16 834
-
17 029
-
regional
672
-
679
-
total
25 680
-
25 989
-
Employer
49 922
-
50 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
578
50 500
-
-
nationa
138
12 121
-
-
municipal
29