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
₽ 51000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽11868
₽14868
₽13373
₽17988
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
-
-
-
51 000
social contributions
-
-
-
11 220
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 220
Employee
29 853
-
44 156
-
social contributions
1 940
-
2 871
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
1 940
-
2 871
-
Employer
29 853
-
44 156
-
social contributions
4 627
-
6 844
-
total
4 627
-
6 844
-
Corporate
16 520
51 000
-
-
income
1 653
5 100
-
-
total
1 653
5 100
-
-
Dividends
14 867
45 900
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
8 220
5 100
9 715
11 220
After tax
42 780
45 900
41 285
39 780
Living cost
27 912
27 912
27 912
27 912
Free-cash
14 868
17 988
13 373
11 868

Estimated living cost  is ₽27912 per week

₽18048
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2104
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽525
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.
₽7235
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
-₽1031
-₽2154
-₽9544
-₽265
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
-
-
-
51 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 695
health
-
-
-
3 901
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
204
pensions
-
-
-
9 434
income
-
-
-
3 172
total
-
-
-
22 406
Employee
40 590
37 005
39 601
-
unemployment
1 218
1 110
1 188
-
other
405
370
396
-
income
3 616
2 730
3 332
-
pensions
4 157
3 789
4 055
-
health
1 570
1 433
1 533
-
total
10 966
9 432
10 504
-
Employer
40 590
37 005
39 601
-
pensions
5 094
4 645
4 969
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 218
1 110
1 188
-
other
1 928
1 757
1 880
-
health
1 535
1 399
1 496
-
accident
527
481
515
-
unemployment
1 218
1 110
1 188
-
chamber of commerce
162
148
159
-
total
11 682
10 650
11 395
-
Corporate
3 524
3 524
36 082
-
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.

881
881
9 020
-
total
881
881
9 020
-
Dividends
-
2 464
-
-
withholding
-
677
-
-
total
-
677
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
23 529
21 640
30 919
22 406
After tax
27 471
29 360
20 081
28 594
Living cost
29 625
29 625
29 625
29 625
Free-cash
-2 154
-265
-9 544
-1 031

Estimated living cost  is ₽29625 per week

₽17771
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3026
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽529
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8300
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
-₽4308
-₽9822
-₽12683
-₽3492
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
-
-
-
51 000
surtax
-
-
-
183
unemployment
-
-
-
5 695
health
-
-
-
3 901
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
204
pensions
-
-
-
9 434
income
-
-
-
3 172
total
-
-
-
22 589
Employee
46 406
37 005
39 462
-
unemployment
1 392
1 110
1 184
-
other
463
370
395
-
income
5 283
2 730
3 292
-
pensions
4 752
3 789
4 041
-
health
1 796
1 433
1 528
-
total
13 686
9 432
10 440
-
Employer
46 406
37 005
39 462
-
pensions
5 824
4 645
4 952
-
surtax
183
183
183
-
payroll
1 392
1 110
1 184
-
other
2 204
1 757
1 873
-
health
1 753
1 399
1 491
-
accident
603
481
513
-
unemployment
1 392
1 110
1 184
-
chamber of commerce
185
148
159
-
total
13 536
10 833
11 539
-
Corporate
3 524
3 524
35 937
-
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.

881
881
8 985
-
total
881
881
8 985
-
Dividends
-
2 280
-
-
withholding
-
627
-
-
total
-
627
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
28 103
21 773
30 964
22 589
After tax
22 897
29 227
20 036
28 411
Living cost
32 719
32 719
32 719
32 719
Free-cash
-9 822
-3 492
-12 683
-4 308

Estimated living cost  is ₽32719 per week

₽21822
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2791
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽537
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.
₽7568
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
-₽6095
-₽34756
-₽11812
-₽5100
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
-
-
-
51 000
national
-
-
-
14 824
communal

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

-
-
-
2 719
social contributions
-
-
-
5 695
total
-
-
-
23 238
Employee

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

66 421
-
39 502
-
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.

578
-
344
-
national
20 420
-
10 234
-
communal

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

3 464
-
2 060
-
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.

4 982
-
2 962
-
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.

3 121
-
1 857
-
total
32 565
-
17 457
-
Employer

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

66 421
-
39 502
-
surtax
7 531
-
4 479
-
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.

5 886
-
3 500
-
health

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

4 085
-
2 430
-
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.

863
-
513
-
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.

969
-
576
-
total
19 334
-
11 498
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
income
-
10 199
-
-
surtax
-
204
-
-
total
-
10 403
-
-
Dividends
-
40 596
-
-
withholding

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

-
11 840
-
-
total
-
11 840
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
51 899
22 243
28 955
23 238
After tax
-899
28 757
22 045
27 762
Living cost
33 857
33 857
33 857
33 857
Free-cash
-34 756
-5 100
-11 812
-6 095

Estimated living cost  is ₽33857 per week

₽21808
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2960
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.
₽8559
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
₽18712
₽21971
₽19499
₽27629
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
-
-
-
51 000
unemployment
-
-
-
130
health
-
-
-
3 731
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 801
income
-
-
-
7 650
total
-
-
-
16 312
Employee
21 155
-
44 635
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
357
-
income
2 116
-
4 463
-
pensions

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

1 857
-
2 848
-
health
973
-
1 492
-
total
5 178
-
9 160
-
Employer
21 155
-
44 635
-
pensions

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

2 331
-
3 575
-
health
1 460
-
2 238
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
357
-
unemployment
127
-
195
-
total
4 150
-
6 365
-
Corporate
25 695
51 000
-
-
income
2 569
5 100
-
-
total
2 569
5 100
-
-
Dividends
23 126
45 900
-
-
withholding
1 156
2 295
-
-
total
1 156
2 295
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
13 053
7 395
15 525
16 312
After tax
37 947
43 605
35 475
34 688
Living cost
15 976
15 976
15 976
15 976
Free-cash
21 971
27 629
19 499
18 712

Estimated living cost  is ₽15976 per week

₽10566
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽915
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽381
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.
₽4114
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
₽22512
₽27113
₽23298
₽31428
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
-
-
-
51 000
unemployment
-
-
-
130
health
-
-
-
3 731
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 801
income
-
-
-
7 650
total
-
-
-
16 312
Employee
16 123
-
44 635
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

178
-
357
-
income
1 612
-
4 463
-
pensions

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

1 416
-
2 848
-
health
742
-
1 492
-
total
3 948
-
9 160
-
Employer
16 123
-
44 635
-
pensions

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

1 777
-
3 575
-
health
1 113
-
2 238
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

178
-
357
-
unemployment
96
-
195
-
total
3 164
-
6 365
-
Corporate
31 713
51 000
-
-
income
3 171
5 100
-
-
total
3 171
5 100
-
-
Dividends
28 542
45 900
-
-
withholding
1 427
2 295
-
-
total
1 427
2 295
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
11 710
7 395
15 525
16 312
After tax
39 290
43 605
35 475
34 688
Living cost
12 176
12 176
12 176
12 176
Free-cash
27 113
31 428
23 298
22 512

Estimated living cost  is ₽12176 per week

₽7109
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽870
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽323
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.
₽3876
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
₽18768
₽11019
₽12809
₽8503
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
-
-
-
51 000
health
-
-
-
1 300
social contributions
-
-
-
7 956
income
-
-
-
1 477
total
-
-
-
10 733
Employee
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
income
7 775
6 610
7 362
-
social contributions
2 700
5 926
3 843
-
health
553
1 214
788
-
total
11 028
13 750
11 993
-
Employer
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
social contributions
2 700
5 926
3 843
-
health
601
1 322
856
-
total
3 301
7 248
4 699
-
Corporate
15 173
-
-
-
income
1 896
-
-
-
total
1 896
-
-
-
Dividends
13 277
-
-
-
withholding
2 257
-
-
-
total
2 257
-
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
18 482
20 998
16 692
10 733
After tax
32 518
30 002
34 308
40 267
Living cost
21 499
21 499
21 499
21 499
Free-cash
11 019
8 503
12 809
18 768

Estimated living cost  is ₽21499 per week

₽12885
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2109
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽476
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.
₽6030
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
₽10149
₽3602
₽4190
-₽116
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
-
-
-
51 000
health
-
-
-
1 300
social contributions
-
-
-
7 956
income
-
-
-
1 477
total
-
-
-
10 733
Employee
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
income
7 498
6 610
7 362
-
social contributions
3 470
5 926
3 843
-
health
710
1 214
788
-
total
11 678
13 750
11 993
-
Employer
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
social contributions
3 470
5 926
3 843
-
health
774
1 322
856
-
total
4 244
7 248
4 699
-
Corporate
4 961
-
-
-
income
620
-
-
-
total
620
-
-
-
Dividends
4 341
-
-
-
withholding
738
-
-
-
total
738
-
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
17 280
20 998
16 692
10 733
After tax
33 720
30 002
34 308
40 267
Living cost
30 118
30 118
30 118
30 118
Free-cash
3 602
-116
4 190
10 149

Estimated living cost  is ₽30118 per week

₽20589
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2352
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.
₽6671
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
₽3363
₽5975
₽4404
₽13637
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
-
-
-
51 000
health
-
-
-
6 885
social contributions
-
-
-
14 892
income
-
-
-
4 383
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
26 160
Employee
31 583
-
38 060
-
income
3 790
-
4 567
-
social contributions
2 053
-
2 474
-
health
4 264
-
5 138
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
10 107
-
12 179
-
Employer
31 583
-
38 060
-
social contributions
7 896
-
9 515
-
health
2 842
-
3 425
-
total
10 738
-
12 940
-
Corporate
8 679
51 000
-
-
income
1 649
9 690
-
-
total
1 649
9 690
-
-
Dividends
7 030
41 310
-
-
withholding
1 054
6 196
-
-
total
1 054
6 196
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
23 548
15 886
25 119
26 160
After tax
27 452
35 114
25 881
24 840
Living cost
21 477
21 477
21 477
21 477
Free-cash
5 975
13 637
4 404
3 363

Estimated living cost  is ₽21477 per week

₽14918
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1528
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽422
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4609
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
-₽1625
-₽1152
-₽584
₽8649
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
-
-
-
51 000
health
-
-
-
6 885
social contributions
-
-
-
14 892
income
-
-
-
4 383
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
26 160
Employee
38 919
-
38 060
-
income
4 670
-
4 567
-
social contributions
2 530
-
2 474
-
health
5 254
-
5 138
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 454
-
12 179
-
Employer
38 919
-
38 060
-
social contributions
9 730
-
9 515
-
health
3 503
-
3 425
-
total
13 233
-
12 940
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
income
-
9 690
-
-
total
-
9 690
-
-
Dividends
-
41 310
-
-
withholding
-
6 196
-
-
total
-
6 196
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
25 687
15 886
25 119
26 160
After tax
25 313
35 114
25 881
24 840
Living cost
26 465
26 465
26 465
26 465
Free-cash
-1 152
8 649
-584
-1 625

Estimated living cost  is ₽26465 per week

₽19681
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1466
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.
₽4860
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
-₽11579
-₽151866
-₽151866
-₽151866
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
-
-
-
51 000
national
-
-
-
4 767
pensions
-
-
-
807
municipal
-
-
-
8 147
labour market
-
-
-
4 016
total
-
-
-
17 737
Employee
189 268
189 268
189 268
-
municipal
40 303
40 303
40 303
-
national
23 122
23 122
23 122
-
pensions
269
269
269
-
labour market
15 120
15 120
15 120
-
total
78 814
78 814
78 814
-
Employer
189 268
189 268
189 268
-
pensions
538
538
538
-
labour market
15 141
15 141
15 141
-
municipal
40 368
40 368
40 368
-
national
23 163
23 163
23 163
-
total
79 210
79 210
79 210
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
158 024
158 024
158 024
17 737
After tax
-107 024
-107 024
-107 024
33 263
Living cost
44 842
44 842
44 842
44 842
Free-cash
-151 866
-151 866
-151 866
-11 579

Estimated living cost  is ₽44842 per week

₽30690
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3967
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽690
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.
₽9495
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
₽6045
₽12603
₽7819
₽18373
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
-
-
-
51 000
health
-
-
-
6 629
pensions
-
-
-
10 201
income
-
-
-
5 697
total
-
-
-
22 527
Employee
26 342
-
38 117
-
unemployment
421
-
610
-
income
2 966
-
6 497
-
pensions
527
-
763
-
total
3 914
-
7 870
-
Employer
26 342
-
38 117
-
pensions
5 269
-
7 623
-
health
3 424
-
4 955
-
unemployment
211
-
305
-
total
8 904
-
12 883
-
Corporate
15 754
51 000
-
-
income
3 151
10 199
-
-
total
3 151
10 199
-
-
Dividends
12 603
40 801
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
15 969
10 199
20 753
22 527
After tax
35 031
40 801
30 247
28 473
Living cost
22 428
22 428
22 428
22 428
Free-cash
12 603
18 373
7 819
6 045

Estimated living cost  is ₽22428 per week

₽15383
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1336
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽451
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.
₽5258
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
₽4209
-₽7071
-₽4077
-₽357
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

-
-
-
51 000
national
-
-
-
1 635
health
-
-
-
398
municipal
-
-
-
9 108
total
-
-
-
11 141
Employee
48 854
-
42 905
-
unemployment
733
-
643
-
municipal
8 002
-
7 036
-
national
807
-
485
-
pensions
3 297
-
2 897
-
health
365
-
273
-
total
13 204
-
11 334
-
Employer
48 854
-
42 905
-
pensions
8 476
-
7 443
-
health
375
-
330
-
accident
49
-
42
-
unemployment
317
-
278
-
total
9 217
-
8 093
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
income
-
10 199
-
-
total
-
10 199
-
-
Dividends

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

-
30 601
-
-
municipal
-
5 508
-
-
national
-
-
-
-
total
-
5 508
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
22 421
15 707
19 427
11 141
After tax
28 579
35 293
31 573
39 859
Living cost
35 650
35 650
35 650
35 650
Free-cash
-7 071
-357
-4 077
4 209

Estimated living cost  is ₽35650 per week

₽23287
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3429
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽567
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.
₽8368
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
₽1994
₽2240
₽2496
-₽2917
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
-
-
-
51 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
442
pensions
-
-
-
14 742
social contributions
-
-
-
1 452
income
-
-
-
2 167
other
-
-
-
1 581
total
-
-
-
20 384
Employee
35 475
-
38 862
-
income
1 829
-
2 240
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 011
-
1 107
-
pensions
4 012
-
4 397
-
total
6 852
-
7 744
-
Employer
35 475
-
38 862
-
pensions
5 829
-
6 386
-
social contributions
106
-
116
-
other
1 225
-
1 341
-
health
2 483
-
2 721
-
unemployment
1 436
-
1 574
-
total
11 079
-
12 138
-
Corporate
4 447
51 000
-
-
income
1 246
14 280
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 246
14 280
-
-
Dividends
3 201
36 720
-
-
withholding
411
4 700
-
-
social contributions
550
6 315
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
961
11 015
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
20 138
25 295
19 882
20 384
After tax
30 862
25 705
31 118
30 616
Living cost
28 622
28 622
28 622
28 622
Free-cash
2 240
-2 917
2 496
1 994

Estimated living cost  is ₽28622 per week

₽16599
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2908
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽543
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8573
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
-₽1153
-₽1151
-₽651
-₽6064
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
-
-
-
51 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
442
pensions
-
-
-
14 742
social contributions
-
-
-
1 452
income
-
-
-
2 167
other
-
-
-
1 581
total
-
-
-
20 384
Employee
39 741
-
38 862
-
income
2 345
-
2 240
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 133
-
1 107
-
pensions
4 493
-
4 397
-
total
7 971
-
7 744
-
Employer
39 741
-
38 862
-
pensions
6 529
-
6 386
-
social contributions
120
-
116
-
other
1 371
-
1 341
-
health
2 782
-
2 721
-
unemployment
1 609
-
1 574
-
total
12 411
-
12 138
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
income
-
14 280
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
14 280
-
-
Dividends
-
36 720
-
-
withholding
-
4 700
-
-
social contributions
-
6 315
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
11 015
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
20 382
25 295
19 882
20 384
After tax
30 618
25 705
31 118
30 616
Living cost
31 769
31 769
31 769
31 769
Free-cash
-1 151
-6 064
-651
-1 153

Estimated living cost  is ₽31769 per week

₽20032
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2583
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽541
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8615
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
-₽14233
-₽25321
-₽13731
-₽19144
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
-
-
-
51 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
442
pensions
-
-
-
14 742
social contributions
-
-
-
1 452
income
-
-
-
2 167
other
-
-
-
1 581
total
-
-
-
20 384
Employee
58 158
-
38 862
-
income
5 074
-
2 240
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 656
-
1 107
-
pensions
6 578
-
4 397
-
total
13 308
-
7 744
-
Employer
58 158
-
38 862
-
pensions
9 556
-
6 386
-
social contributions
174
-
116
-
other
2 007
-
1 341
-
health
4 071
-
2 721
-
unemployment
2 356
-
1 574
-
total
18 164
-
12 138
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
income
-
14 280
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
14 280
-
-
Dividends
-
36 720
-
-
withholding
-
4 700
-
-
social contributions
-
6 315
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
11 015
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
31 472
25 295
19 882
20 384
After tax
19 528
25 705
31 118
30 616
Living cost
44 849
44 849
44 849
44 849
Free-cash
-25 321
-19 144
-13 731
-14 233

Estimated living cost  is ₽44849 per week

₽30353
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3669
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽615
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.
₽10212
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
₽44541
₽41386
₽34851
₽42501
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%.

-
-
-
51 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
510
total
-
-
-
510
Employee
7 436
-
51 000
-
income
1 487
-
10 200
-
total
1 487
-
10 200
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

43 564
51 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
43 564
51 000
-
-
withholding
2 178
2 550
-
-
total
2 178
2 550
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
3 665
2 550
10 200
510
After tax
47 335
48 450
40 800
50 490
Living cost
5 949
5 949
5 949
5 949
Free-cash
41 386
42 501
34 851
44 541

Estimated living cost  is ₽5949 per week

₽3687
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽495
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽164
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.
₽1604
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
₽41220
₽37441
₽31530
₽39180
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%.

-
-
-
51 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
510
total
-
-
-
510
Employee
11 588
-
51 000
-
income
2 318
-
10 200
-
total
2 318
-
10 200
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

39 412
51 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
39 412
51 000
-
-
withholding
1 971
2 550
-
-
total
1 971
2 550
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
4 289
2 550
10 200
510
After tax
46 711
48 450
40 800
50 490
Living cost
9 270
9 270
9 270
9 270
Free-cash
37 441
39 180
31 530
41 220

Estimated living cost  is ₽9270 per week

₽6273
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽389
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽311
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.
₽2297
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
₽2248
₽2729
₽3370
-₽9417
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.

-
-
-
51 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
284
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.

-
-
-
6 344
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.

-
-
-
5 152
trade
-
-
-
1 122
total
-
-
-
12 902
Employee

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

46 202
-
51 000
-
income

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

3 799
-
5 152
-
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.

210
-
284
-
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.

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
10 353
-
11 780
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 798
51 000
-
-
trade
689
7 318
-
-
income
719
7 649
-
-
chamber of commerce
148
215
-
-
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
421
-
-
total
1 595
15 603
-
-
Dividends
3 203
35 396
-
-
withholding
448
8 497
-
-
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.

25
467
-
-
total
473
8 964
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
12 421
24 567
11 780
12 902
After tax
38 579
26 433
39 220
38 098
Living cost
35 850
35 850
35 850
35 850
Free-cash
2 729
-9 417
3 370
2 248

Estimated living cost  is ₽35850 per week

₽24730
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3857
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽520
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.
₽6742
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
₽9861
₽8052
₽11094
-₽2218
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.

-
-
-
51 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
284
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.

-
-
-
6 344
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.

-
-
-
5 152
trade
-
-
-
1 233
total
-
-
-
13 013
Employee

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

35 516
-
51 000
-
income

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

992
-
5 152
-
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.

55
-
284
-
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.

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
7 391
-
11 780
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
15 484
51 000
-
-
trade
2 439
8 032
-
-
income
2 322
7 649
-
-
chamber of commerce
164
215
-
-
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.

127
421
-
-
total
5 052
16 317
-
-
Dividends
10 432
34 683
-
-
withholding
2 256
8 317
-
-
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.

123
458
-
-
total
2 379
8 775
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
14 822
25 092
11 780
13 013
After tax
36 178
25 908
39 220
37 987
Living cost
28 126
28 126
28 126
28 126
Free-cash
8 052
-2 218
11 094
9 861

Estimated living cost  is ₽28126 per week

₽17692
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3279
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽525
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.
₽6629
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
₽1454
₽2213
₽2742
-₽10833
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.

-
-
-
51 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
284
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.

-
-
-
6 344
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.

-
-
-
5 152
trade
-
-
-
1 288
total
-
-
-
13 068
Employee

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

47 090
-
51 000
-
income

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

4 046
-
5 152
-
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.

222
-
284
-
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.

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
10 612
-
11 780
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 910
51 000
-
-
trade
643
8 390
-
-
income
587
7 649
-
-
chamber of commerce
146
213
-
-
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.

32
421
-
-
total
1 408
16 673
-
-
Dividends
2 502
34 327
-
-
withholding
273
8 229
-
-
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.

16
453
-
-
total
289
8 682
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
12 309
25 355
11 780
13 068
After tax
38 691
25 645
39 220
37 932
Living cost
36 478
36 478
36 478
36 478
Free-cash
2 213
-10 833
2 742
1 454

Estimated living cost  is ₽36478 per week

₽24397
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3847
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽544
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.
₽7690
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
-₽4661
-₽4805
-₽3318
-₽17155
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.

-
-
-
51 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
284
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.

-
-
-
6 344
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.

-
-
-
5 152
trade
-
-
-
1 343
total
-
-
-
13 123
Employee

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

55 805
-
51 000
-
income

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

6 562
-
5 152
-
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.

361
-
284
-
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.

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
13 267
-
11 780
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
trade
-
8 747
-
-
income
-
7 649
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
213
-
-
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.

-
421
-
-
total
-
17 030
-
-
Dividends
-
33 969
-
-
withholding
-
8 139
-
-
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.

-
448
-
-
total
-
8 587
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
13 267
25 617
11 780
13 123
After tax
37 733
25 383
39 220
37 877
Living cost
42 538
42 538
42 538
42 538
Free-cash
-4 805
-17 155
-3 318
-4 661

Estimated living cost  is ₽42538 per week

₽31068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3403
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽553
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.
₽7516
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
₽8167
₽8269
₽7072
₽11221
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
-
-
-
51 000
surtax
-
-
-
396
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
3 621
pensions
-
-
-
10 199
income
-
-
-
7 549
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 976
Employee
31 271
-
42 131
-
unemployment
2 176
-
2 932
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 242
-
7 070
-
surtax
111
-
314
-
pensions
2 086
-
2 811
-
health
798
-
1 075
-
total
10 413
-
14 202
-
Employer
31 271
-
42 131
-
pensions
4 169
-
5 616
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 422
-
1 917
-
unemployment
992
-
1 336
-
total
6 583
-
8 869
-
Corporate
13 146
51 000
-
-
income
3 419
13 260
-
-
total
3 419
13 260
-
-
Dividends
9 727
37 740
-
-
withholding
1 459
5 662
-
-
total
1 459
5 662
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
21 874
18 922
23 071
21 976
After tax
29 126
32 078
27 929
29 024
Living cost
20 857
20 857
20 857
20 857
Free-cash
8 269
11 221
7 072
8 167

Estimated living cost  is ₽20857 per week

₽12592
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1813
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽485
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.
₽5968
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
₽8534
₽8701
₽7439
₽11588
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
-
-
-
51 000
surtax
-
-
-
396
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
3 621
pensions
-
-
-
10 199
income
-
-
-
7 549
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 976
Employee
30 707
-
42 131
-
unemployment
2 137
-
2 932
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 147
-
7 070
-
surtax
100
-
314
-
pensions
2 048
-
2 811
-
health
784
-
1 075
-
total
10 216
-
14 202
-
Employer
30 707
-
42 131
-
pensions
4 093
-
5 616
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 397
-
1 917
-
unemployment
973
-
1 336
-
total
6 463
-
8 869
-
Corporate
13 829
51 000
-
-
income
3 595
13 260
-
-
total
3 595
13 260
-
-
Dividends
10 234
37 740
-
-
withholding
1 535
5 662
-
-
total
1 535
5 662
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
21 809
18 922
23 071
21 976
After tax
29 191
32 078
27 929
29 024
Living cost
20 490
20 490
20 490
20 490
Free-cash
8 701
11 588
7 439
8 534

Estimated living cost  is ₽20490 per week

₽12529
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1891
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.
₽5598
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
₽16760
₽10738
₽10996
₽10349
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
-
-
-
51 000
unemployment
-
-
-
765
health
-
-
-
3 570
pensions
-
-
-
5 100
income
-
-
-
6 235
total
-
-
-
15 670
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.

26 805
10 668
42 678
-
unemployment
402
160
640
-
income
3 277
1 304
5 217
-
pensions
2 681
1 067
4 268
-
health
1 876
747
2 987
-
total
8 236
3 278
13 112
-
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.

26 805
10 668
42 678
-
pensions
5 227
2 080
8 322
-
total
5 227
2 080
8 322
-
Corporate
18 967
38 252
-
-
income
1 707
3 443
-
-
total
1 707
3 443
-
-
Dividends
17 260
34 809
-
-
withholding
3 279
6 614
-
-
social contributions
3 244
6 666
-
-
total
6 523
13 280
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
21 693
22 081
21 434
15 670
After tax
29 307
28 919
29 566
35 330
Living cost
18 570
18 570
18 570
18 570
Free-cash
10 738
10 349
10 996
16 760

Estimated living cost  is ₽18570 per week

₽12672
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1519
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽371
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4007
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
-₽12861
-₽24819
-₽12461
-₽13017
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
-
-
-
51 000
national
-
-
-
7 507
pensions
-
-
-
6 120
social contributions
-
-
-
548
municipal
-
-
-
4 845
total
-
-
-
19 020
Employee
69 511
-
44 089
-
municipal
8 586
-
5 042
-
national
13 304
-
7 813
-
pensions
2 780
-
1 764
-
total
24 670
-
14 619
-
Employer
69 511
-
44 089
-
pensions
5 561
-
3 527
-
social contributions
747
-
474
-
total
6 308
-
4 001
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
income

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

-
10 200
-
-
total
-
10 200
-
-
Dividends
-
40 800
-
-
withholding
-
8 976
-
-
total
-
8 976
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
30 978
19 176
18 620
19 020
After tax
20 022
31 824
32 380
31 980
Living cost
44 841
44 841
44 841
44 841
Free-cash
-24 819
-13 017
-12 461
-12 861

Estimated living cost  is ₽44841 per week

₽30478
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4168
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.
₽9524
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
-₽12841
-₽21635
-₽12841
-₽17195
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
-
-
-
51 000
social contributions
-
-
-
3 654
income
-
-
-
7 292
total
-
-
-
10 946
Employee
72 635
-
51 000
-
social contributions
6 034
-
3 654
-
income
13 706
-
7 292
-
total
19 740
-
10 946
-
Employer
72 635
-
51 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
income
-
6 375
-
-
total
-
6 375
-
-
Dividends
-
44 625
-
-
withholding
-
8 925
-
-
total
-
8 925
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
19 740
15 300
10 946
10 946
After tax
31 260
35 700
40 054
40 054
Living cost
52 895
52 895
52 895
52 895
Free-cash
-21 635
-17 195
-12 841
-12 841

Estimated living cost  is ₽52895 per week

₽40242
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4310
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.
₽7838
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
-₽11281
-₽31526
-₽14159
-₽11971
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
-
-
-
51 000
national
-
-
-
9 172
regional
-
-
-
507
social contributions
-
-
-
13 117
municipal
-
-
-
303
total
-
-
-
23 099
Employee
82 526
-
51 000
-
municipal
437
-
270
-
national
14 300
-
8 069
-
social contributions
27 828
-
17 197
-
regional
779
-
441
-
total
43 344
-
25 977
-
Employer
82 526
-
51 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
nationa
-
12 240
-
-
municipal
-
1 989
-
-
total
-
14 229
-
-
Dividends
-
36 771
-
-
withholding
-
9 560
-
-
total
-
9 560
-
-
Income
51 000
51 000
51 000
51 000
Total tax
43 344
23 789
25 977
23 099
After tax
7 656
27 211
25 023
27 901
Living cost
39 182
39 182
39 182
39 182
Free-cash
-31 526
-11 971
-14 159
-11 281

Estimated living cost  is ₽39182 per week

₽27313
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2569
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽601
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.
₽8698
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
₽2625
-₽509
-₽236
₽1793
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
-
-
-
51 000
national
-
-
-
9 172
regional
-
-
-
769
social contributions
-
-
-
13 117
municipal
-
-
-
303
total
-
-
-
23 361
Employee
51 509
-
51 000
-
municipal
273
-
270
-
national
8 160
-
8 069
-
social contributions
17 369
-
17 197
-
regional
693
-
686
-
total
26 495
-
26 222
-
Employer
51 509
-
51 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
51 000
-
-
nationa
-
12 240
-
-