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
₽ 52500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽22355
₽17367
₽15893
₽19574
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
11 551
income
-
-
-
162
total
-
-
-
11 713
Employee
26 624
-
45 455
-
social contributions
1 730
-
2 955
-
income
-
-
239
-
total
1 730
-
3 194
-
Employer
26 624
-
45 455
-
social contributions
4 127
-
7 045
-
total
4 127
-
7 045
-
Corporate
21 749
52 500
-
-
income
2 175
5 251
-
-
total
2 175
5 251
-
-
Dividends
19 574
47 249
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
8 032
5 251
10 239
11 713
After tax
44 468
47 249
42 261
40 787
Living cost
24 894
24 894
24 894
24 894
Free-cash
19 574
22 355
17 367
15 893

Estimated living cost  is ₽24894 per week

₽16096
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1876
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽468
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.
₽6453
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
₽3607
-₽6975
₽2419
₽3198
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
-
-
-
52 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
211
unemployment
-
-
-
5 079
health
-
-
-
4 017
pensions
-
-
-
9 712
income
-
-
-
4 641
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 660
Employee
36 201
33 003
40 765
-
health
1 400
1 278
1 578
-
pensions
3 707
3 379
4 174
-
other
361
330
407
-
unemployment
1 086
990
1 223
-
income
3 225
2 434
4 534
-
total
9 779
8 411
11 916
-
Employer
36 201
33 003
40 765
-
pensions
4 543
4 143
5 115
-
accident
470
429
530
-
unemployment
1 086
990
1 223
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 086
990
1 223
-
chamber of commerce
145
132
163
-
health
1 369
1 248
1 542
-
other
1 719
1 567
1 936
-
total
10 418
9 499
11 732
-
Corporate
5 881
9 999
37 625
-
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.

1 471
2 500
9 406
-
total
1 471
2 500
9 406
-
Dividends
4 410
7 498
-
-
withholding
1 213
2 062
-
-
total
1 213
2 062
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
22 881
22 472
33 054
23 660
After tax
29 619
30 028
19 446
28 840
Living cost
26 421
26 421
26 421
26 421
Free-cash
3 198
3 607
-6 975
2 419

Estimated living cost  is ₽26421 per week

₽15849
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2698
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽471
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7402
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
₽758
-₽9771
-₽504
-₽1747
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
-
-
-
52 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
211
unemployment
-
-
-
5 079
health
-
-
-
4 017
pensions
-
-
-
9 712
income
-
-
-
4 641
surtax
-
-
-
163
total
-
-
-
23 823
Employee
41 387
33 003
40 638
-
health
1 601
1 278
1 573
-
pensions
4 239
3 379
4 162
-
other
413
330
407
-
unemployment
1 242
990
1 220
-
income
4 712
2 434
4 496
-
total
12 207
8 411
11 858
-
Employer
41 387
33 003
40 638
-
pensions
5 194
4 143
5 100
-
accident
537
429
528
-
unemployment
1 242
990
1 220
-
surtax
163
163
163
-
payroll
1 242
990
1 220
-
chamber of commerce
165
132
162
-
health
1 564
1 248
1 535
-
other
1 966
1 567
1 930
-
total
12 073
9 662
11 858
-
Corporate
3 143
9 835
37 499
-
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.

786
2 459
9 374
-
total
786
2 459
9 374
-
Dividends
-
7 376
-
-
withholding
-
2 029
-
-
total
-
2 029
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
25 066
22 561
33 090
23 823
After tax
27 434
29 939
19 410
28 677
Living cost
29 181
29 181
29 181
29 181
Free-cash
-1 747
758
-9 771
-504

Estimated living cost  is ₽29181 per week

₽19462
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2489
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽479
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.
₽6750
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
-₽641
-₽7983
-₽2720
-₽23981
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
6 553
communal

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

-
-
-
2 757
national
-
-
-
15 715
total
-
-
-
25 025
Employee

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

59 238
-
40 663
-
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.

2 783
-
1 913
-
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.

4 443
-
3 050
-
communal

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

3 090
-
2 120
-
national
18 212
-
11 014
-
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.

515
-
354
-
total
29 043
-
18 451
-
Employer

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

59 238
-
40 663
-
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.

770
-
530
-
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.

864
-
594
-
surtax
6 717
-
4 611
-
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.

3 643
-
2 500
-
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.

5 249
-
3 602
-
total
17 243
-
11 837
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
surtax
-
211
-
-
income
-
10 500
-
-
total
-
10 711
-
-
Dividends
-
41 790
-
-
withholding

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

-
12 235
-
-
total
-
12 235
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
46 286
22 946
30 288
25 025
After tax
6 214
29 554
22 212
27 475
Living cost
30 195
30 195
30 195
30 195
Free-cash
-23 981
-641
-7 983
-2 720

Estimated living cost  is ₽30195 per week

₽19450
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2640
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽473
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.
₽7633
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
₽30667
₽23749
₽22693
₽25629
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
-
-
-
52 500
unemployment
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 321
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 274
income
-
-
-
7 875
total
-
-
-
15 586
Employee
18 831
-
46 835
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

207
-
318
-
health
866
-
1 328
-
pensions

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

1 653
-
2 535
-
income
1 883
-
4 684
-
total
4 609
-
8 865
-
Employer
18 831
-
46 835
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

207
-
318
-
unemployment
113
-
173
-
health
1 299
-
1 992
-
pensions

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

2 075
-
3 182
-
total
3 694
-
5 665
-
Corporate
29 975
52 500
-
-
income
2 998
5 250
-
-
total
2 998
5 250
-
-
Dividends
26 977
47 250
-
-
withholding
1 349
2 362
-
-
total
1 349
2 362
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
12 650
7 612
14 530
15 586
After tax
39 850
44 888
37 970
36 914
Living cost
14 221
14 221
14 221
14 221
Free-cash
25 629
30 667
23 749
22 693

Estimated living cost  is ₽14221 per week

₽9406
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽814
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽339
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.
₽3662
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
₽34049
₽27131
₽26075
₽30208
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
-
-
-
52 500
unemployment
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 321
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 274
income
-
-
-
7 875
total
-
-
-
15 586
Employee
14 352
-
46 835
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
318
-
health
660
-
1 328
-
pensions

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

1 260
-
2 535
-
income
1 435
-
4 684
-
total
3 513
-
8 865
-
Employer
14 352
-
46 835
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
318
-
unemployment
86
-
173
-
health
991
-
1 992
-
pensions

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

1 582
-
3 182
-
total
2 817
-
5 665
-
Corporate
35 332
52 500
-
-
income
3 533
5 250
-
-
total
3 533
5 250
-
-
Dividends
31 798
47 250
-
-
withholding
1 590
2 362
-
-
total
1 590
2 362
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
11 453
7 612
14 530
15 586
After tax
41 047
44 888
37 970
36 914
Living cost
10 839
10 839
10 839
10 839
Free-cash
30 208
34 049
27 131
26 075

Estimated living cost  is ₽10839 per week

₽6328
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽774
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽287
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.
₽3450
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
₽14599
₽17347
₽21332
₽14922
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
8 189
health
-
-
-
1 339
income
-
-
-
2 466
total
-
-
-
11 994
Employee
63 681
63 681
63 681
-
health
493
1 083
811
-
social contributions
2 408
5 285
3 956
-
income
6 934
5 895
6 374
-
total
9 835
12 263
11 141
-
Employer
63 681
63 681
63 681
-
social contributions
2 408
5 285
3 956
-
health
536
1 179
882
-
total
2 944
6 464
4 838
-
Corporate
20 548
-
-
-
income
2 568
-
-
-
total
2 568
-
-
-
Dividends
17 980
-
-
-
withholding
3 057
-
-
-
total
3 057
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
18 404
18 727
15 979
11 994
After tax
34 096
33 773
36 521
40 506
Living cost
19 174
19 174
19 174
19 174
Free-cash
14 922
14 599
17 347
21 332

Estimated living cost  is ₽19174 per week

₽11491
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1881
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽424
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.
₽5378
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
₽6912
₽9660
₽13645
₽8309
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
8 189
health
-
-
-
1 339
income
-
-
-
2 466
total
-
-
-
11 994
Employee
63 681
63 681
63 681
-
health
633
1 083
811
-
social contributions
3 094
5 285
3 956
-
income
6 687
5 895
6 374
-
total
10 414
12 263
11 141
-
Employer
63 681
63 681
63 681
-
social contributions
3 094
5 285
3 956
-
health
690
1 179
882
-
total
3 784
6 464
4 838
-
Corporate
11 440
-
-
-
income
1 430
-
-
-
total
1 430
-
-
-
Dividends
10 010
-
-
-
withholding
1 702
-
-
-
total
1 702
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
17 330
18 727
15 979
11 994
After tax
35 170
33 773
36 521
40 506
Living cost
26 861
26 861
26 861
26 861
Free-cash
8 309
6 912
9 660
13 645

Estimated living cost  is ₽26861 per week

₽18362
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2098
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.
₽5950
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
₽16693
₽7189
₽6117
₽9754
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
15 330
health
-
-
-
7 088
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
4 512
total
-
-
-
26 930
Employee
28 608
-
39 179
-
health
3 862
-
5 289
-
social contributions
1 859
-
2 547
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
3 433
-
4 701
-
total
9 154
-
12 537
-
Employer
28 608
-
39 179
-
social contributions
7 152
-
9 795
-
health
2 575
-
3 526
-
total
9 727
-
13 321
-
Corporate
14 166
52 500
-
-
income
2 691
9 975
-
-
total
2 691
9 975
-
-
Dividends
11 474
42 525
-
-
withholding
1 721
6 379
-
-
total
1 721
6 379
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
23 293
16 354
25 858
26 930
After tax
29 207
36 146
26 642
25 570
Living cost
19 453
19 453
19 453
19 453
Free-cash
9 754
16 693
7 189
6 117

Estimated living cost  is ₽19453 per week

₽13512
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1384
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽383
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.
₽4174
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
₽12175
₽2671
₽1599
₽3624
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
15 330
health
-
-
-
7 088
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
4 512
total
-
-
-
26 930
Employee
35 252
-
39 179
-
health
4 759
-
5 289
-
social contributions
2 291
-
2 547
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
4 230
-
4 701
-
total
11 280
-
12 537
-
Employer
35 252
-
39 179
-
social contributions
8 813
-
9 795
-
health
3 173
-
3 526
-
total
11 986
-
13 321
-
Corporate
5 262
52 500
-
-
income
1 000
9 975
-
-
total
1 000
9 975
-
-
Dividends
4 263
42 525
-
-
withholding
639
6 379
-
-
total
639
6 379
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
24 905
16 354
25 858
26 930
After tax
27 595
36 146
26 642
25 570
Living cost
23 971
23 971
23 971
23 971
Free-cash
3 624
12 175
2 671
1 599

Estimated living cost  is ₽23971 per week

₽17827
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1328
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽415
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.
₽4402
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
-₽128471
-₽128471
-₽6232
-₽128471
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
-
-
-
52 500
labour market
-
-
-
4 142
municipal
-
-
-
8 766
pensions
-
-
-
720
national
-
-
-
5 102
total
-
-
-
18 730
Employee
168 840
168 840
168 840
-
municipal
35 953
35 953
35 953
-
pensions
240
240
240
-
national
20 627
20 627
20 627
-
labour market
13 488
13 488
13 488
-
total
70 308
70 308
70 308
-
Employer
168 840
168 840
168 840
-
labour market
13 507
13 507
13 507
-
national
20 663
20 663
20 663
-
municipal
36 011
36 011
36 011
-
pensions
480
480
480
-
total
70 661
70 661
70 661
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
140 969
140 969
140 969
18 730
After tax
-88 469
-88 469
-88 469
33 770
Living cost
40 002
40 002
40 002
40 002
Free-cash
-128 471
-128 471
-128 471
-6 232

Estimated living cost  is ₽40002 per week

₽27378
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3539
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.
₽8470
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
₽21997
₽10456
₽8630
₽16851
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
-
-
-
52 500
health
-
-
-
6 825
pensions
-
-
-
10 500
income
-
-
-
6 542
total
-
-
-
23 867
Employee
23 493
-
39 236
-
pensions
470
-
784
-
unemployment
376
-
627
-
income
2 645
-
7 367
-
total
3 491
-
8 778
-
Employer
23 493
-
39 236
-
pensions
4 699
-
7 848
-
unemployment
189
-
314
-
health
3 054
-
5 101
-
total
7 942
-
13 263
-
Corporate
21 066
52 500
-
-
income
4 213
10 500
-
-
total
4 213
10 500
-
-
Dividends
16 852
42 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
15 646
10 500
22 041
23 867
After tax
36 854
42 000
30 459
28 633
Living cost
20 003
20 003
20 003
20 003
Free-cash
16 851
21 997
10 456
8 630

Estimated living cost  is ₽20003 per week

₽13720
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1191
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽402
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.
₽4690
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
₽4304
₽407
₽8224
₽491
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

-
-
-
52 500
health
-
-
-
464
municipal
-
-
-
9 367
national
-
-
-
2 650
total
-
-
-
12 481
Employee
43 571
-
44 166
-
health
325
-
335
-
municipal
7 136
-
7 234
-
pensions
2 940
-
2 981
-
national
720
-
751
-
unemployment
654
-
663
-
total
11 775
-
11 964
-
Employer
43 571
-
44 166
-
accident
44
-
44
-
unemployment
283
-
288
-
health
335
-
339
-
pensions
7 559
-
7 663
-
total
8 221
-
8 334
-
Corporate
709
52 500
-
-
income
141
10 500
-
-
total
141
10 500
-
-
Dividends

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

425
31 500
-
-
municipal
77
5 670
-
-
national
-
231
-
-
total
77
5 901
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
20 214
16 401
20 298
12 481
After tax
32 286
36 099
32 202
40 019
Living cost
31 795
31 795
31 795
31 795
Free-cash
491
4 304
407
8 224

Estimated living cost  is ₽31795 per week

₽20768
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3058
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.
₽7463
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
₽933
₽6175
₽5825
₽5538
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 496
health
-
-
-
454
pensions
-
-
-
14 975
other
-
-
-
1 628
income
-
-
-
2 596
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 149
Employee
31 638
-
40 004
-
income
1 631
-
2 643
-
social contributions
902
-
1 139
-
pensions
3 578
-
4 525
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
6 111
-
8 307
-
Employer
31 638
-
40 004
-
pensions
5 199
-
6 572
-
social contributions
94
-
119
-
unemployment
1 281
-
1 620
-
health
2 214
-
2 801
-
other
1 092
-
1 380
-
total
9 880
-
12 492
-
Corporate
10 981
52 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 074
14 700
-
-
total
3 074
14 700
-
-
Dividends
7 907
37 800
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 012
4 839
-
-
social contributions
1 359
6 502
-
-
total
2 371
11 341
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
21 436
26 041
20 799
21 149
After tax
31 064
26 459
31 701
31 351
Living cost
25 526
25 526
25 526
25 526
Free-cash
5 538
933
6 175
5 825

Estimated living cost  is ₽25526 per week

₽14804
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2593
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽484
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.
₽7646
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
-₽1875
₽3367
₽3017
₽3015
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 496
health
-
-
-
454
pensions
-
-
-
14 975
other
-
-
-
1 628
income
-
-
-
2 596
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 149
Employee
35 443
-
40 004
-
income
2 092
-
2 643
-
social contributions
1 011
-
1 139
-
pensions
4 007
-
4 525
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 110
-
8 307
-
Employer
35 443
-
40 004
-
pensions
5 823
-
6 572
-
social contributions
107
-
119
-
unemployment
1 435
-
1 620
-
health
2 482
-
2 801
-
other
1 223
-
1 380
-
total
11 070
-
12 492
-
Corporate
5 988
52 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
1 677
14 700
-
-
total
1 677
14 700
-
-
Dividends
4 311
37 800
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
552
4 839
-
-
social contributions
742
6 502
-
-
total
1 294
11 341
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
21 151
26 041
20 799
21 149
After tax
31 349
26 459
31 701
31 351
Living cost
28 334
28 334
28 334
28 334
Free-cash
3 015
-1 875
3 367
3 017

Estimated living cost  is ₽28334 per week

₽17866
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2304
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽482
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.
₽7683
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
-₽13539
-₽8297
-₽8647
-₽15568
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 496
health
-
-
-
454
pensions
-
-
-
14 975
other
-
-
-
1 628
income
-
-
-
2 596
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 149
Employee
51 868
-
40 004
-
income
4 526
-
2 643
-
social contributions
1 477
-
1 139
-
pensions
5 867
-
4 525
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
11 870
-
8 307
-
Employer
51 868
-
40 004
-
pensions
8 523
-
6 572
-
social contributions
156
-
119
-
unemployment
2 101
-
1 620
-
health
3 630
-
2 801
-
other
1 790
-
1 380
-
total
16 200
-
12 492
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
-
14 700
-
-
total
-
14 700
-
-
Dividends
-
37 800
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
4 839
-
-
social contributions
-
6 502
-
-
total
-
11 341
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
28 070
26 041
20 799
21 149
After tax
24 430
26 459
31 701
31 351
Living cost
39 998
39 998
39 998
39 998
Free-cash
-15 568
-13 539
-8 297
-8 647

Estimated living cost  is ₽39998 per week

₽27070
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3272
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽548
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.
₽9107
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
₽44041
₽36166
₽46141
₽42947
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%.

-
-
-
52 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
525
total
-
-
-
525
Employee
7 292
-
52 500
-
income
1 458
-
10 500
-
total
1 458
-
10 500
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

45 208
52 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
45 208
52 500
-
-
withholding
2 261
2 625
-
-
total
2 261
2 625
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
3 719
2 625
10 500
525
After tax
48 781
49 875
42 000
51 975
Living cost
5 834
5 834
5 834
5 834
Free-cash
42 947
44 041
36 166
46 141

Estimated living cost  is ₽5834 per week

₽3615
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽485
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽160
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽1573
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
₽40784
₽32909
₽42884
₽39079
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%.

-
-
-
52 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
525
total
-
-
-
525
Employee
11 364
-
52 500
-
income
2 273
-
10 500
-
total
2 273
-
10 500
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

41 136
52 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
41 136
52 500
-
-
withholding
2 057
2 625
-
-
total
2 057
2 625
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
4 330
2 625
10 500
525
After tax
48 170
49 875
42 000
51 975
Living cost
9 091
9 091
9 091
9 091
Free-cash
39 079
40 784
32 909
42 884

Estimated living cost  is ₽9091 per week

₽6152
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽382
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽305
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽2252
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
-₽4802
₽7820
₽5812
₽6032
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.

-
-
-
52 500
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.

-
-
-
5 658
trade
-
-
-
2 008
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.

-
-
-
6 681
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.

-
-
-
368
total
-
-
-
14 715
Employee

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

41 205
-
52 500
-
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.

5 658
-
5 658
-
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.

187
-
368
-
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.

3 388
-
6 681
-
total
9 233
-
12 707
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 295
52 500
-
-
trade
1 620
7 534
-
-
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.

93
434
-
-
chamber of commerce
143
203
-
-
income
1 694
7 875
-
-
total
3 550
16 046
-
-
Dividends
7 744
36 454
-
-
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.

90
484
-
-
withholding
1 622
8 799
-
-
total
1 712
9 283
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
14 495
25 329
12 707
14 715
After tax
38 005
27 171
39 793
37 785
Living cost
31 973
31 973
31 973
31 973
Free-cash
6 032
-4 802
7 820
5 812

Estimated living cost  is ₽31973 per week

₽22055
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3440
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽464
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.
₽6013
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
₽1548
₽14709
₽12504
₽10708
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.

-
-
-
52 500
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.

-
-
-
5 658
trade
-
-
-
2 205
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.

-
-
-
6 681
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.

-
-
-
368
total
-
-
-
14 912
Employee

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

31 675
-
52 500
-
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.

5 658
-
5 658
-
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.

49
-
368
-
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.

885
-
6 681
-
total
6 592
-
12 707
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
20 825
52 500
-
-
trade
3 280
8 268
-
-
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.

171
434
-
-
chamber of commerce
156
201
-
-
income
3 124
7 875
-
-
total
6 731
16 778
-
-
Dividends
14 094
35 722
-
-
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.

176
475
-
-
withholding
3 209
8 615
-
-
total
3 385
9 090
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
16 708
25 868
12 707
14 912
After tax
35 792
26 632
39 793
37 588
Living cost
25 084
25 084
25 084
25 084
Free-cash
10 708
1 548
14 709
12 504

Estimated living cost  is ₽25084 per week

₽15779
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2925
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽468
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.
₽5912
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
-₽6171
₽7260
₽4958
₽5466
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.

-
-
-
52 500
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.

-
-
-
5 658
trade
-
-
-
2 302
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.

-
-
-
6 681
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.

-
-
-
368
total
-
-
-
15 009
Employee

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

41 997
-
52 500
-
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.

5 658
-
5 658
-
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.

198
-
368
-
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.

3 608
-
6 681
-
total
9 464
-
12 707
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
10 503
52 500
-
-
trade
1 727
8 636
-
-
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.

86
434
-
-
chamber of commerce
141
201
-
-
income
1 575
7 875
-
-
total
3 529
17 146
-
-
Dividends
6 973
35 354
-
-
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.

79
468
-
-
withholding
1 429
8 524
-
-
total
1 508
8 992
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
14 501
26 138
12 707
15 009
After tax
37 999
26 362
39 793
37 491
Living cost
32 533
32 533
32 533
32 533
Free-cash
5 466
-6 171
7 260
4 958

Estimated living cost  is ₽32533 per week

₽21758
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3431
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽486
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.
₽6858
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
-₽11847
₽1855
-₽545
₽1584
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.

-
-
-
52 500
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.

-
-
-
5 658
trade
-
-
-
2 400
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.

-
-
-
6 681
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.

-
-
-
368
total
-
-
-
15 107
Employee

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

49 770
-
52 500
-
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.

5 658
-
5 658
-
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.

322
-
368
-
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.

5 853
-
6 681
-
total
11 833
-
12 707
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
2 730
52 500
-
-
trade
468
9 003
-
-
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.

22
434
-
-
chamber of commerce
129
200
-
-
income
410
7 875
-
-
total
1 029
17 512
-
-
Dividends
1 700
34 988
-
-
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.

6
464
-
-
withholding
110
8 433
-
-
total
116
8 897
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
12 978
26 409
12 707
15 107
After tax
39 522
26 091
39 793
37 393
Living cost
37 938
37 938
37 938
37 938
Free-cash
1 584
-11 847
1 855
-545

Estimated living cost  is ₽37938 per week

₽27708
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3035
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽493
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.
₽6703
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
₽14421
₽9515
₽10656
₽11787
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
-
-
-
52 500
unemployment
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
3 728
pensions
-
-
-
10 500
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
8 216
surtax
-
-
-
610
total
-
-
-
23 243
Employee
27 889
-
43 369
-
health
712
-
1 105
-
pensions
1 861
-
2 893
-
surtax
99
-
523
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 941
-
3 019
-
income
4 675
-
7 713
-
total
9 288
-
15 253
-
Employer
27 889
-
43 369
-
pensions
3 718
-
5 782
-
unemployment
885
-
1 375
-
health
1 268
-
1 974
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 871
-
9 131
-
Corporate
18 740
52 500
-
-
income
4 872
13 651
-
-
total
4 872
13 651
-
-
Dividends
13 868
38 849
-
-
withholding
2 081
5 827
-
-
total
2 081
5 827
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
22 112
19 478
24 384
23 243
After tax
30 388
33 022
28 116
29 257
Living cost
18 601
18 601
18 601
18 601
Free-cash
11 787
14 421
9 515
10 656

Estimated living cost  is ₽18601 per week

₽11230
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1617
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽432
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.
₽5323
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
₽14748
₽9842
₽10983
₽12170
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
-
-
-
52 500
unemployment
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
3 728
pensions
-
-
-
10 500
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
8 216
surtax
-
-
-
610
total
-
-
-
23 243
Employee
27 386
-
43 369
-
health
699
-
1 105
-
pensions
1 826
-
2 893
-
surtax
90
-
523
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 906
-
3 019
-
income
4 591
-
7 713
-
total
9 112
-
15 253
-
Employer
27 386
-
43 369
-
pensions
3 651
-
5 782
-
unemployment
868
-
1 375
-
health
1 246
-
1 974
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 765
-
9 131
-
Corporate
19 349
52 500
-
-
income
5 031
13 651
-
-
total
5 031
13 651
-
-
Dividends
14 319
38 849
-
-
withholding
2 148
5 827
-
-
total
2 148
5 827
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
22 056
19 478
24 384
23 243
After tax
30 444
33 022
28 116
29 257
Living cost
18 274
18 274
18 274
18 274
Free-cash
12 170
14 748
9 842
10 983

Estimated living cost  is ₽18274 per week

₽11174
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1686
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽421
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.
₽4993
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
₽13324
₽14044
₽19978
₽13666
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
-
-
-
52 500
unemployment
-
-
-
788
health
-
-
-
3 675
pensions
-
-
-
5 250
income
-
-
-
6 418
total
-
-
-
16 131
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.

23 661
9 417
43 933
-
health
1 656
659
3 075
-
pensions
2 366
942
4 393
-
unemployment
355
141
659
-
income
2 893
1 151
5 371
-
total
7 270
2 893
13 498
-
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.

23 661
9 417
43 933
-
pensions
4 614
1 836
8 567
-
total
4 614
1 836
8 567
-
Corporate
24 225
41 247
-
-
income
2 180
3 712
-
-
total
2 180
3 712
-
-
Dividends
22 045
37 535
-
-
withholding
4 188
7 132
-
-
social contributions
4 191
7 212
-
-
total
8 379
14 344
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
22 443
22 785
22 065
16 131
After tax
30 057
29 715
30 435
36 369
Living cost
16 391
16 391
16 391
16 391
Free-cash
13 666
13 324
14 044
19 978

Estimated living cost  is ₽16391 per week

₽11186
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1341
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽328
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.
₽3537
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
-₽9170
-₽8863
-₽9274
-₽18399
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
564
municipal
-
-
-
5 091
pensions
-
-
-
6 300
national
-
-
-
7 889
total
-
-
-
19 844
Employee
65 000
-
45 386
-
municipal
8 029
-
5 295
-
pensions
2 600
-
1 815
-
national
12 441
-
8 204
-
total
23 070
-
15 314
-
Employer
65 000
-
45 386
-
social contributions
699
-
488
-
pensions
5 200
-
3 631
-
total
5 899
-
4 119
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
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%.

-
10 500
-
-
total
-
10 500
-
-
Dividends
-
42 000
-
-
withholding
-
9 240
-
-
total
-
9 240
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
28 969
19 740
19 433
19 844
After tax
23 531
32 760
33 067
32 656
Living cost
41 930
41 930
41 930
41 930
Free-cash
-18 399
-9 170
-8 863
-9 274

Estimated living cost  is ₽41930 per week

₽28500
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3898
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽628
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.
₽8905
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
-₽10425
-₽6612
-₽6612
-₽12281
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
-
-
-
52 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 030
income
-
-
-
7 907
total
-
-
-
11 937
Employee
64 780
-
52 500
-
social contributions
5 382
-
4 030
-
income
12 224
-
7 907
-
total
17 606
-
11 937
-
Employer
64 780
-
52 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
income
-
6 563
-
-
total
-
6 563
-
-
Dividends
-
45 937
-
-
withholding
-
9 187
-
-
total
-
9 187
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
17 606
15 750
11 937
11 937
After tax
34 894
36 750
40 563
40 563
Living cost
47 175
47 175
47 175
47 175
Free-cash
-12 281
-10 425
-6 612
-6 612

Estimated living cost  is ₽47175 per week

₽35890
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3844
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.
₽6990
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
-₽6933
-₽9347
-₽6382
-₽21100
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
-
-
-
52 500
regional
-
-
-
534
social contributions
-
-
-
13 503
municipal
-
-
-
313
national
-
-
-
9 587
total
-
-
-
23 937
Employee
73 601
-
52 500
-
regional
694
-
468
-
municipal
390
-
278
-
social contributions
24 818
-
17 704
-
national
12 753
-
8 452
-
total
38 655
-
26 902
-
Employer
73 601
-
52 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
nationa
-
12 599
-
-
municipal
-
2 048
-
-
total
-
14 647
-
-
Dividends
-
37 853
-
-
withholding
-
9 841
-
-
total
-
9 841
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
38 655
24 488
26 902
23 937
After tax
13 845
28 012
25 598
28 563
Living cost
34 945
34 945
34 945
34 945
Free-cash
-21 100
-6 933
-9 347
-6 382

Estimated living cost  is ₽34945 per week

₽24359
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2291
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.
₽7757
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
₽5287
₽3052
₽5998
₽3447
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
-
-
-
52 500
regional
-
-
-
791
social contributions
-
-
-
13 503
municipal
-
-
-
313
national
-
-
-
9 587
total
-
-
-
24 194
Employee
45 939
-
52 500
-
regional
618
-
706
-
municipal
244
-
278
-
social contributions
15 491
-
17 704
-
national
7 278
-
8 452
-
total
23 631
-
27 140
-
Employer
45 939
-
52 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 561
52 500
-
-
nationa
1 575
12 599
-
-
municipal
327
2 609