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
₽13039
₽16218
₽14575
₽19339
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
-
-
-
11 549
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 549
Employee
29 853
-
45 453
-
social contributions
1 940
-
2 955
-
income
-
-
11
-
total
1 940
-
2 966
-
Employer
29 853
-
45 453
-
social contributions
4 627
-
7 047
-
total
4 627
-
7 047
-
Corporate
18 020
52 500
-
-
income
1 803
5 249
-
-
total
1 803
5 249
-
-
Dividends
16 217
47 251
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
8 370
5 249
10 013
11 549
After tax
44 130
47 251
42 487
40 951
Living cost
27 912
27 912
27 912
27 912
Free-cash
16 218
19 339
14 575
13 039

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
-₽319
-₽654
-₽9216
₽583
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 695
health
-
-
-
4 016
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
210
pensions
-
-
-
9 713
income
-
-
-
3 560
total
-
-
-
23 194
Employee
40 590
37 005
40 766
-
unemployment
1 218
1 110
1 223
-
other
405
370
407
-
income
3 616
2 730
3 667
-
pensions
4 157
3 789
4 174
-
health
1 570
1 433
1 577
-
total
10 966
9 432
11 048
-
Employer
40 590
37 005
40 766
-
pensions
5 094
4 645
5 115
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 218
1 110
1 223
-
other
1 928
1 757
1 937
-
health
1 535
1 399
1 540
-
accident
527
481
530
-
unemployment
1 218
1 110
1 223
-
chamber of commerce
162
148
164
-
total
11 682
10 650
11 732
-
Corporate
3 524
4 845
37 243
-
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
1 211
9 311
-
total
881
1 211
9 311
-
Dividends
-
3 634
-
-
withholding
-
999
-
-
total
-
999
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
23 529
22 292
32 091
23 194
After tax
28 971
30 208
20 409
29 306
Living cost
29 625
29 625
29 625
29 625
Free-cash
-654
583
-9 216
-319

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
-₽3596
-₽8322
-₽12353
-₽2611
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
surtax
-
-
-
183
unemployment
-
-
-
5 695
health
-
-
-
4 016
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
210
pensions
-
-
-
9 713
income
-
-
-
3 560
total
-
-
-
23 377
Employee
46 406
37 005
40 625
-
unemployment
1 392
1 110
1 219
-
other
463
370
407
-
income
5 283
2 730
3 625
-
pensions
4 752
3 789
4 160
-
health
1 796
1 433
1 572
-
total
13 686
9 432
10 983
-
Employer
46 406
37 005
40 625
-
pensions
5 824
4 645
5 098
-
surtax
183
183
183
-
payroll
1 392
1 110
1 219
-
other
2 204
1 757
1 930
-
health
1 753
1 399
1 535
-
accident
603
481
529
-
unemployment
1 392
1 110
1 219
-
chamber of commerce
185
148
162
-
total
13 536
10 833
11 875
-
Corporate
3 524
4 662
37 101
-
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
1 165
9 276
-
total
881
1 165
9 276
-
Dividends
-
3 497
-
-
withholding
-
962
-
-
total
-
962
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
28 103
22 392
32 134
23 377
After tax
24 397
30 108
20 366
29 123
Living cost
32 719
32 719
32 719
32 719
Free-cash
-8 322
-2 611
-12 353
-3 596

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
-₽5515
-₽33256
-₽11267
-₽4267
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
national
-
-
-
15 358
communal

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

-
-
-
2 789
social contributions
-
-
-
6 011
total
-
-
-
24 158
Employee

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

66 421
-
40 664
-
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
-
354
-
national
20 420
-
10 637
-
communal

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

3 464
-
2 122
-
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
-
3 050
-
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
-
1 910
-
total
32 565
-
18 073
-
Employer

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

66 421
-
40 664
-
surtax
7 531
-
4 610
-
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
-
3 604
-
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
-
2 500
-
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
-
529
-
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
-
594
-
total
19 334
-
11 837
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
income
-
10 501
-
-
surtax
-
210
-
-
total
-
10 711
-
-
Dividends
-
41 790
-
-
withholding

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

-
12 199
-
-
total
-
12 199
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
51 899
22 910
29 910
24 158
After tax
601
29 590
22 590
28 342
Living cost
33 857
33 857
33 857
33 857
Free-cash
-33 256
-4 267
-11 267
-5 515

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
₽19987
₽23252
₽20848
₽28911
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
-
-
-
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
-
-
-
7 875
total
-
-
-
16 537
Employee
21 155
-
46 135
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
357
-
income
2 116
-
4 614
-
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
-
9 311
-
Employer
21 155
-
46 135
-
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
27 195
52 500
-
-
income
2 720
5 250
-
-
total
2 720
5 250
-
-
Dividends
24 475
47 250
-
-
withholding
1 224
2 363
-
-
total
1 224
2 363
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
13 272
7 613
15 676
16 537
After tax
39 228
44 887
36 824
35 963
Living cost
15 976
15 976
15 976
15 976
Free-cash
23 252
28 911
20 848
19 987

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
₽23786
₽28395
₽24647
₽32710
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
-
-
-
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
-
-
-
7 875
total
-
-
-
16 537
Employee
16 123
-
46 135
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

178
-
357
-
income
1 612
-
4 614
-
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
-
9 311
-
Employer
16 123
-
46 135
-
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
33 213
52 500
-
-
income
3 321
5 250
-
-
total
3 321
5 250
-
-
Dividends
29 891
47 250
-
-
withholding
1 495
2 363
-
-
total
1 495
2 363
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
11 928
7 613
15 676
16 537
After tax
40 572
44 887
36 824
35 963
Living cost
12 176
12 176
12 176
12 176
Free-cash
28 395
32 710
24 647
23 786

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
₽19750
₽12108
₽14075
₽10003
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
-
-
-
1 339
social contributions
-
-
-
8 190
income
-
-
-
1 722
total
-
-
-
11 251
Employee
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
income
7 775
6 610
7 322
-
social contributions
2 700
5 926
3 956
-
health
553
1 214
811
-
total
11 028
13 750
12 089
-
Employer
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
social contributions
2 700
5 926
3 956
-
health
601
1 322
881
-
total
3 301
7 248
4 837
-
Corporate
16 673
-
-
-
income
2 085
-
-
-
total
2 085
-
-
-
Dividends
14 589
-
-
-
withholding
2 479
-
-
-
total
2 479
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
18 893
20 998
16 926
11 251
After tax
33 607
31 502
35 574
41 249
Living cost
21 499
21 499
21 499
21 499
Free-cash
12 108
10 003
14 075
19 750

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
₽11131
₽4693
₽5456
₽1384
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
-
-
-
1 339
social contributions
-
-
-
8 190
income
-
-
-
1 722
total
-
-
-
11 251
Employee
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
income
7 498
6 610
7 322
-
social contributions
3 470
5 926
3 956
-
health
710
1 214
811
-
total
11 678
13 750
12 089
-
Employer
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
social contributions
3 470
5 926
3 956
-
health
774
1 322
881
-
total
4 244
7 248
4 837
-
Corporate
6 461
-
-
-
income
807
-
-
-
total
807
-
-
-
Dividends
5 654
-
-
-
withholding
960
-
-
-
total
960
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
17 689
20 998
16 926
11 251
After tax
34 811
31 502
35 574
41 249
Living cost
30 118
30 118
30 118
30 118
Free-cash
4 693
1 384
5 456
11 131

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
₽4093
₽7007
₽5165
₽14669
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
-
-
-
7 088
social contributions
-
-
-
15 330
income
-
-
-
4 512
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
26 930
Employee
31 583
-
39 179
-
income
3 790
-
4 701
-
social contributions
2 053
-
2 547
-
health
4 264
-
5 289
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
10 107
-
12 537
-
Employer
31 583
-
39 179
-
social contributions
7 896
-
9 795
-
health
2 842
-
3 526
-
total
10 738
-
13 321
-
Corporate
10 179
52 500
-
-
income
1 934
9 975
-
-
total
1 934
9 975
-
-
Dividends
8 245
42 525
-
-
withholding
1 237
6 379
-
-
total
1 237
6 379
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
24 016
16 354
25 858
26 930
After tax
28 484
36 146
26 642
25 570
Living cost
21 477
21 477
21 477
21 477
Free-cash
7 007
14 669
5 165
4 093

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
-₽895
₽240
₽177
₽9681
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
-
-
-
7 088
social contributions
-
-
-
15 330
income
-
-
-
4 512
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
26 930
Employee
38 919
-
39 179
-
income
4 670
-
4 701
-
social contributions
2 530
-
2 547
-
health
5 254
-
5 289
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 454
-
12 537
-
Employer
38 919
-
39 179
-
social contributions
9 730
-
9 795
-
health
3 503
-
3 526
-
total
13 233
-
13 321
-
Corporate
349
52 500
-
-
income
66
9 975
-
-
total
66
9 975
-
-
Dividends
283
42 525
-
-
withholding
42
6 379
-
-
total
42
6 379
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
25 795
16 354
25 858
26 930
After tax
26 705
36 146
26 642
25 570
Living cost
26 465
26 465
26 465
26 465
Free-cash
240
9 681
177
-895

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
-₽10701
-₽150366
-₽150366
-₽150366
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
national
-
-
-
4 949
pensions
-
-
-
807
municipal
-
-
-
8 468
labour market
-
-
-
4 135
total
-
-
-
18 359
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
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
158 024
158 024
158 024
18 359
After tax
-105 524
-105 524
-105 524
34 141
Living cost
44 842
44 842
44 842
44 842
Free-cash
-150 366
-150 366
-150 366
-10 701

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
₽6737
₽13804
₽8563
₽19571
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
-
-
-
10 501
income
-
-
-
6 009
total
-
-
-
23 335
Employee
26 342
-
39 236
-
unemployment
421
-
627
-
income
2 966
-
6 834
-
pensions
527
-
784
-
total
3 914
-
8 245
-
Employer
26 342
-
39 236
-
pensions
5 269
-
7 849
-
health
3 424
-
5 101
-
unemployment
211
-
314
-
total
8 904
-
13 264
-
Corporate
17 254
52 500
-
-
income
3 450
10 501
-
-
total
3 450
10 501
-
-
Dividends
13 804
41 999
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
16 268
10 501
21 509
23 335
After tax
36 232
41 999
30 991
29 165
Living cost
22 428
22 428
22 428
22 428
Free-cash
13 804
19 571
8 563
6 737

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
₽5165
-₽5571
-₽3217
₽648
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
national
-
-
-
1 889
health
-
-
-
421
municipal
-
-
-
9 375
total
-
-
-
11 685
Employee
48 854
-
44 165
-
unemployment
733
-
663
-
municipal
8 002
-
7 241
-
national
807
-
553
-
pensions
3 297
-
2 982
-
health
365
-
293
-
total
13 204
-
11 732
-
Employer
48 854
-
44 165
-
pensions
8 476
-
7 664
-
health
375
-
340
-
accident
49
-
44
-
unemployment
317
-
287
-
total
9 217
-
8 335
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
income
-
10 501
-
-
total
-
10 501
-
-
Dividends

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

-
31 500
-
-
municipal
-
5 671
-
-
national
-
30
-
-
total
-
5 701
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
22 421
16 202
20 067
11 685
After tax
30 079
36 298
32 433
40 815
Living cost
35 650
35 650
35 650
35 650
Free-cash
-5 571
648
-3 217
5 165

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
₽2858
₽2997
₽3344
-₽2163
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
455
pensions
-
-
-
15 133
social contributions
-
-
-
1 496
income
-
-
-
2 308
other
-
-
-
1 628
total
-
-
-
21 020
Employee
35 475
-
40 006
-
income
1 829
-
2 377
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 011
-
1 140
-
pensions
4 012
-
4 525
-
total
6 852
-
8 042
-
Employer
35 475
-
40 006
-
pensions
5 829
-
6 573
-
social contributions
106
-
120
-
other
1 225
-
1 380
-
health
2 483
-
2 800
-
unemployment
1 436
-
1 619
-
total
11 079
-
12 492
-
Corporate
5 947
52 500
-
-
income
1 665
14 700
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 665
14 700
-
-
Dividends
4 281
37 800
-
-
withholding
548
4 839
-
-
social contributions
737
6 502
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 285
11 341
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
20 881
26 041
20 534
21 020
After tax
31 619
26 459
31 966
31 480
Living cost
28 622
28 622
28 622
28 622
Free-cash
2 997
-2 163
3 344
2 858

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
-₽289
₽176
₽197
-₽5310
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
455
pensions
-
-
-
15 133
social contributions
-
-
-
1 496
income
-
-
-
2 308
other
-
-
-
1 628
total
-
-
-
21 020
Employee
39 741
-
40 006
-
income
2 345
-
2 377
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 133
-
1 140
-
pensions
4 493
-
4 525
-
total
7 971
-
8 042
-
Employer
39 741
-
40 006
-
pensions
6 529
-
6 573
-
social contributions
120
-
120
-
other
1 371
-
1 380
-
health
2 782
-
2 800
-
unemployment
1 609
-
1 619
-
total
12 411
-
12 492
-
Corporate
348
52 500
-
-
income
97
14 700
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
97
14 700
-
-
Dividends
251
37 800
-
-
withholding
32
4 839
-
-
social contributions
44
6 502
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
76
11 341
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
20 555
26 041
20 534
21 020
After tax
31 945
26 459
31 966
31 480
Living cost
31 769
31 769
31 769
31 769
Free-cash
176
-5 310
197
-289

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
-₽13369
-₽23821
-₽12883
-₽18390
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
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
455
pensions
-
-
-
15 133
social contributions
-
-
-
1 496
income
-
-
-
2 308
other
-
-
-
1 628
total
-
-
-
21 020
Employee
58 158
-
40 006
-
income
5 074
-
2 377
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 656
-
1 140
-
pensions
6 578
-
4 525
-
total
13 308
-
8 042
-
Employer
58 158
-
40 006
-
pensions
9 556
-
6 573
-
social contributions
174
-
120
-
other
2 007
-
1 380
-
health
4 071
-
2 800
-
unemployment
2 356
-
1 619
-
total
18 164
-
12 492
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
income
-
14 700
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
14 700
-
-
Dividends
-
37 800
-
-
withholding
-
4 839
-
-
social contributions
-
6 502
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
11 341
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
31 472
26 041
20 534
21 020
After tax
21 028
26 459
31 966
31 480
Living cost
44 849
44 849
44 849
44 849
Free-cash
-23 821
-18 390
-12 883
-13 369

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
₽46026
₽42811
₽36051
₽43926
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
7 436
-
52 500
-
income
1 487
-
10 500
-
total
1 487
-
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%.

45 064
52 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
45 064
52 500
-
-
withholding
2 253
2 625
-
-
total
2 253
2 625
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
3 740
2 625
10 500
525
After tax
48 760
49 875
42 000
51 975
Living cost
5 949
5 949
5 949
5 949
Free-cash
42 811
43 926
36 051
46 026

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
₽42705
₽38866
₽32730
₽40605
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
11 588
-
52 500
-
income
2 318
-
10 500
-
total
2 318
-
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%.

40 912
52 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
40 912
52 500
-
-
withholding
2 046
2 625
-
-
total
2 046
2 625
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
4 364
2 625
10 500
525
After tax
48 136
49 875
42 000
51 975
Living cost
9 270
9 270
9 270
9 270
Free-cash
38 866
40 605
32 730
42 705

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
₽3074
₽3498
₽4413
-₽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

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

-
-
-
52 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
307
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.

-
-
-
5 586
trade
-
-
-
1 339
total
-
-
-
13 576
Employee

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

46 202
-
52 500
-
income

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

3 799
-
5 586
-
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
-
307
-
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
-
12 237
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 298
52 500
-
-
trade
904
7 533
-
-
income
945
7 875
-
-
chamber of commerce
150
219
-
-
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.

51
433
-
-
total
2 050
16 060
-
-
Dividends
4 249
36 440
-
-
withholding
710
8 758
-
-
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
481
-
-
total
749
9 239
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
13 152
25 299
12 237
13 576
After tax
39 348
27 201
40 263
38 924
Living cost
35 850
35 850
35 850
35 850
Free-cash
3 498
-8 649
4 413
3 074

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
₽10667
₽8805
₽12137
-₽1466
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
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.

-
-
-
307
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.

-
-
-
5 586
trade
-
-
-
1 470
total
-
-
-
13 707
Employee

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

35 516
-
52 500
-
income

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

992
-
5 586
-
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
-
307
-
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
-
12 237
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
16 984
52 500
-
-
trade
2 675
8 268
-
-
income
2 548
7 875
-
-
chamber of commerce
166
217
-
-
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.

141
433
-
-
total
5 530
16 793
-
-
Dividends
11 454
35 707
-
-
withholding
2 511
8 575
-
-
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.

137
472
-
-
total
2 648
9 047
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
15 569
25 840
12 237
13 707
After tax
36 931
26 660
40 263
38 793
Living cost
28 126
28 126
28 126
28 126
Free-cash
8 805
-1 466
12 137
10 667

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
₽2250
₽2961
₽3785
-₽10087
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
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.

-
-
-
307
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.

-
-
-
5 586
trade
-
-
-
1 535
total
-
-
-
13 772
Employee

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

47 090
-
52 500
-
income

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

4 046
-
5 586
-
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
-
307
-
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
-
12 237
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 410
52 500
-
-
trade
890
8 636
-
-
income
812
7 875
-
-
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.

44
433
-
-
total
1 894
17 159
-
-
Dividends
3 516
35 340
-
-
withholding
527
8 483
-
-
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.

28
467
-
-
total
555
8 950
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
13 061
26 109
12 237
13 772
After tax
39 439
26 391
40 263
38 728
Living cost
36 478
36 478
36 478
36 478
Free-cash
2 961
-10 087
3 785
2 250

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
-₽3875
-₽3305
-₽2275
-₽16418
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
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.

-
-
-
307
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.

-
-
-
5 586
trade
-
-
-
1 600
total
-
-
-
13 837
Employee

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

55 805
-
52 500
-
income

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

6 562
-
5 586
-
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
-
307
-
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
-
12 237
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
trade
-
9 005
-
-
income
-
7 875
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
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.

-
433
-
-
total
-
17 528
-
-
Dividends
-
34 972
-
-
withholding
-
8 390
-
-
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.

-
462
-
-
total
-
8 852
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
13 267
26 380
12 237
13 837
After tax
39 233
26 120
40 263
38 663
Living cost
42 538
42 538
42 538
42 538
Free-cash
-3 305
-16 418
-2 275
-3 875

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
₽8885
₽9213
₽7758
₽12167
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
surtax
-
-
-
451
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
3 729
pensions
-
-
-
10 501
income
-
-
-
7 866
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
22 758
Employee
31 271
-
43 370
-
unemployment
2 176
-
3 019
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 242
-
7 371
-
surtax
111
-
367
-
pensions
2 086
-
2 893
-
health
798
-
1 105
-
total
10 413
-
14 755
-
Employer
31 271
-
43 370
-
pensions
4 169
-
5 782
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 422
-
1 974
-
unemployment
992
-
1 374
-
total
6 583
-
9 130
-
Corporate
14 646
52 500
-
-
income
3 808
13 649
-
-
total
3 808
13 649
-
-
Dividends
10 838
38 851
-
-
withholding
1 626
5 827
-
-
total
1 626
5 827
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
22 430
19 476
23 885
22 758
After tax
30 070
33 024
28 615
29 742
Living cost
20 857
20 857
20 857
20 857
Free-cash
9 213
12 167
7 758
8 885

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
₽9252
₽9643
₽8125
₽12534
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
surtax
-
-
-
451
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
3 729
pensions
-
-
-
10 501
income
-
-
-
7 866
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
22 758
Employee
30 707
-
43 370
-
unemployment
2 137
-
3 019
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 147
-
7 371
-
surtax
100
-
367
-
pensions
2 048
-
2 893
-
health
784
-
1 105
-
total
10 216
-
14 755
-
Employer
30 707
-
43 370
-
pensions
4 093
-
5 782
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 397
-
1 974
-
unemployment
973
-
1 374
-
total
6 463
-
9 130
-
Corporate
15 329
52 500
-
-
income
3 986
13 649
-
-
total
3 986
13 649
-
-
Dividends
11 343
38 851
-
-
withholding
1 702
5 827
-
-
total
1 702
5 827
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
22 367
19 476
23 885
22 758
After tax
30 133
33 024
28 615
29 742
Living cost
20 490
20 490
20 490
20 490
Free-cash
9 643
12 534
8 125
9 252

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
₽17800
₽11576
₽11865
₽11189
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.

26 805
10 668
43 933
-
unemployment
402
160
659
-
income
3 277
1 304
5 371
-
pensions
2 681
1 067
4 393
-
health
1 876
747
3 075
-
total
8 236
3 278
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.

26 805
10 668
43 933
-
pensions
5 227
2 080
8 567
-
total
5 227
2 080
8 567
-
Corporate
20 467
39 752
-
-
income
1 842
3 578
-
-
total
1 842
3 578
-
-
Dividends
18 625
36 174
-
-
withholding
3 539
6 873
-
-
social contributions
3 510
6 932
-
-
total
7 049
13 805
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
22 354
22 741
22 065
16 131
After tax
30 146
29 759
30 435
36 369
Living cost
18 570
18 570
18 570
18 570
Free-cash
11 576
11 189
11 865
17 800

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
-₽12003
-₽23319
-₽11591
-₽12081
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
national
-
-
-
7 778
pensions
-
-
-
6 300
social contributions
-
-
-
564
municipal
-
-
-
5 020
total
-
-
-
19 662
Employee
69 511
-
45 386
-
municipal
8 586
-
5 223
-
national
13 304
-
8 093
-
pensions
2 780
-
1 815
-
total
24 670
-
15 131
-
Employer
69 511
-
45 386
-
pensions
5 561
-
3 631
-
social contributions
747
-
488
-
total
6 308
-
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
30 978
19 740
19 250
19 662
After tax
21 522
32 760
33 250
32 838
Living cost
44 841
44 841
44 841
44 841
Free-cash
-23 319
-12 081
-11 591
-12 003

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
-₽11808
-₽20135
-₽11808
-₽16145
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
-
-
-
3 820
income
-
-
-
7 593
total
-
-
-
11 413
Employee
72 635
-
52 500
-
social contributions
6 034
-
3 820
-
income
13 706
-
7 593
-
total
19 740
-
11 413
-
Employer
72 635
-
52 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
income
-
6 562
-
-
total
-
6 562
-
-
Dividends
-
45 938
-
-
withholding
-
9 188
-
-
total
-
9 188
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
19 740
15 750
11 413
11 413
After tax
32 760
36 750
41 087
41 087
Living cost
52 895
52 895
52 895
52 895
Free-cash
-20 135
-16 145
-11 808
-11 808

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
-₽10492
-₽30026
-₽13457
-₽11171
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
national
-
-
-
9 471
regional
-
-
-
524
social contributions
-
-
-
13 503
municipal
-
-
-
312
total
-
-
-
23 810
Employee
82 526
-
52 500
-
municipal
437
-
278
-
national
14 300
-
8 338
-
social contributions
27 828
-
17 702
-
regional
779
-
457
-
total
43 344
-
26 775
-
Employer
82 526
-
52 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
52 500
-
-
nationa
-
12 599
-
-
municipal
-
2 048
-
-
total
-
14 647
-
-
Dividends
-
37 853
-
-
withholding
-
9 842
-
-
total
-
9 842
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
43 344
24 489
26 775
23 810
After tax
9 156
28 011
25 725
28 690
Living cost
39 182
39 182
39 182
39 182
Free-cash
-30 026
-11 171
-13 457
-10 492

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
₽3408
₽521
₽462
₽2582
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
national
-
-
-
9 471
regional
-
-
-
792
social contributions
-
-
-
13 503
municipal
-
-
-
312
total
-
-
-
24 078
Employee
51 509
-
52 500
-
municipal
273
-
278
-
national
8 160
-
8 338
-
social contributions
17 369
-
17 702
-
regional
693
-
706
-
total
26 495
-
27 024
-
Employer
51 509
-
52 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
991
52 500
-
-
nationa
238
12 599
-
-
municipal
49
2 610