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
₽ 53500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽14640
₽18075
₽16141
₽21097
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
-
-
-
53 500
social contributions
-
-
-
11 770
income
-
-
-
38
total
-
-
-
11 808
Employee
28 933
-
46 320
-
social contributions
1 880
-
3 011
-
income
-
-
116
-
total
1 880
-
3 127
-
Employer
28 933
-
46 320
-
social contributions
4 485
-
7 180
-
total
4 485
-
7 180
-
Corporate
20 082
53 500
-
-
income
2 008
5 351
-
-
total
2 008
5 351
-
-
Dividends
18 074
48 149
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
8 373
5 351
10 307
11 808
After tax
45 127
48 149
43 193
41 692
Living cost
27 052
27 052
27 052
27 052
Free-cash
18 075
21 097
16 141
14 640

Estimated living cost  is ₽27052 per week

₽17492
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2039
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7012
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Andorra has a limit of 1000 sole-trade resident permits per year, so while it isn't complicated to obtain one, it may get difficult by the end of the term.

Graz , Austria
₽940
₽1438
-₽8360
₽1989
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
-
-
-
53 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
4 092
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
213
pensions
-
-
-
9 897
income
-
-
-
4 126
total
-
-
-
23 848
Employee
39 340
35 865
41 543
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
1 247
-
other
393
359
415
-
income
3 504
2 645
4 136
-
pensions
4 029
3 672
4 254
-
health
1 522
1 388
1 607
-
total
10 628
9 140
11 659
-
Employer
39 340
35 865
41 543
-
pensions
4 937
4 502
5 214
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 180
1 076
1 247
-
other
1 868
1 703
1 974
-
health
1 488
1 356
1 570
-
accident
511
466
540
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
1 247
-
chamber of commerce
157
143
166
-
total
11 321
10 322
11 958
-
Corporate
3 416
7 313
38 128
-
income

The minimum corporate income for a GmbH is €1,1750 for a year. However, for GmbHs founded after 30 June 2013, the amount is reduced to €500 for the first five years and €1000 for the next five years.

Минимальный корпоративный налог для GmbH €1,1750 в год. Если GmbHs основана после 30 Июня 2013 эта сумма сниже до €500 в первые 5 лет и €1000 для следующих пяти лет.

854
1 829
9 531
-
total
854
1 829
9 531
-
Dividends
1 985
5 484
-
-
withholding
547
1 508
-
-
total
547
1 508
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
23 350
22 799
33 148
23 848
After tax
30 150
30 701
20 352
29 652
Living cost
28 712
28 712
28 712
28 712
Free-cash
1 438
1 989
-8 360
940

Estimated living cost  is ₽28712 per week

₽17224
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2932
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽512
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8044
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

As a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit), you can apply for permanent residence when your business creates macroeconomic benefit. This could be an investment starting from €100,000, creating new jobs or securing existing ones, or making a substantial contribution to the region's economy. You can also be considered with a transfer of know-how to Austria or an evident commitment to develop an innovative product or technology.

Vienna , Austria
-₽2237
-₽5448
-₽11397
-₽1108
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
-
-
-
53 500
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
4 092
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
213
pensions
-
-
-
9 897
income
-
-
-
4 126
total
-
-
-
24 026
Employee
44 976
35 865
41 407
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
1 242
-
other
449
359
413
-
income
5 120
2 645
4 097
-
pensions
4 606
3 672
4 241
-
health
1 740
1 388
1 602
-
total
13 264
9 140
11 595
-
Employer
44 976
35 865
41 407
-
pensions
5 644
4 502
5 197
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 349
1 076
1 242
-
other
2 137
1 703
1 967
-
health
1 699
1 356
1 564
-
accident
584
466
538
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
1 242
-
chamber of commerce
179
143
166
-
total
13 119
10 500
12 094
-
Corporate
3 416
7 136
37 991
-
income

The minimum corporate income for a GmbH is €1,1750 for a year. However, for GmbHs founded after 30 June 2013, the amount is reduced to €500 for the first five years and €1000 for the next five years.

Минимальный корпоративный налог для GmbH €1,1750 в год. Если GmbHs основана после 30 Июня 2013 эта сумма сниже до €500 в первые 5 лет и €1000 для следующих пяти лет.

854
1 785
9 497
-
total
854
1 785
9 497
-
Dividends
-
5 351
-
-
withholding
-
1 472
-
-
total
-
1 472
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
27 237
22 897
33 186
24 026
After tax
26 263
30 603
20 314
29 474
Living cost
31 711
31 711
31 711
31 711
Free-cash
-5 448
-1 108
-11 397
-2 237

Estimated living cost  is ₽31711 per week

₽21150
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2705
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽521
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7335
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

As a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit), you can apply for permanent residence when your business creates macroeconomic benefit. This could be an investment starting from €100,000, creating new jobs or securing existing ones, or making a substantial contribution to the region's economy. You can also be considered with a transfer of know-how to Austria or an evident commitment to develop an innovative product or technology.

Brussels , Belgium
-₽4331
-₽29614
-₽9967
-₽2675
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
-
-
-
53 500
national
-
-
-
15 814
communal

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

-
-
-
2 828
social contributions
-
-
-
6 375
total
-
-
-
25 017
Employee

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

64 375
-
41 436
-
unemployment

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

560
-
360
-
national
19 791
-
11 013
-
communal

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

3 358
-
2 160
-
pensions

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

4 828
-
3 108
-
health

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

3 025
-
1 947
-
total
31 562
-
18 588
-
Employer

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

64 375
-
41 436
-
surtax
7 299
-
4 700
-
pensions

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

5 704
-
3 672
-
health

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

3 959
-
2 548
-
accident

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

837
-
540
-
unemployment

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

939
-
605
-
total
18 738
-
12 065
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
income
-
10 700
-
-
surtax
-
213
-
-
total
-
10 913
-
-
Dividends
-
42 587
-
-
withholding

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

-
12 448
-
-
total
-
12 448
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
50 300
23 361
30 653
25 017
After tax
3 200
30 139
22 847
28 483
Living cost
32 814
32 814
32 814
32 814
Free-cash
-29 614
-2 675
-9 967
-4 331

Estimated living cost  is ₽32814 per week

₽21136
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2869
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽514
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8295
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₽21649
₽24819
₽22617
₽30292
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
-
-
-
53 500
unemployment
-
-
-
125
health
-
-
-
3 608
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 643
income
-
-
-
8 025
total
-
-
-
16 401
Employee
20 458
-
47 345
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

225
-
345
-
income
2 046
-
4 735
-
pensions

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

1 796
-
2 755
-
health
941
-
1 443
-
total
5 008
-
9 278
-
Employer
20 458
-
47 345
-
pensions

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

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

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

225
-
345
-
unemployment
123
-
188
-
total
4 014
-
6 155
-
Corporate
29 028
53 500
-
-
income
2 903
5 350
-
-
total
2 903
5 350
-
-
Dividends
26 125
48 150
-
-
withholding
1 306
2 408
-
-
total
1 306
2 408
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
13 231
7 758
15 433
16 401
After tax
40 269
45 742
38 067
37 099
Living cost
15 450
15 450
15 450
15 450
Free-cash
24 819
30 292
22 617
21 649

Estimated living cost  is ₽15450 per week

₽10219
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽885
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽369
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3979
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₽25323
₽29795
₽26291
₽33966
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
-
-
-
53 500
unemployment
-
-
-
125
health
-
-
-
3 608
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 643
income
-
-
-
8 025
total
-
-
-
16 401
Employee
15 593
-
47 345
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
345
-
income
1 559
-
4 735
-
pensions

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

1 369
-
2 755
-
health
717
-
1 443
-
total
3 817
-
9 278
-
Employer
15 593
-
47 345
-
pensions

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

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

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
345
-
unemployment
93
-
188
-
total
3 059
-
6 155
-
Corporate
34 848
53 500
-
-
income
3 485
5 350
-
-
total
3 485
5 350
-
-
Dividends
31 363
48 150
-
-
withholding
1 568
2 408
-
-
total
1 568
2 408
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
11 929
7 758
15 433
16 401
After tax
41 571
45 742
38 067
37 099
Living cost
11 776
11 776
11 776
11 776
Free-cash
29 795
33 966
26 291
25 323

Estimated living cost  is ₽11776 per week

₽6875
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽841
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽312
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3748
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₽20855
₽13639
₽15854
₽12313
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
-
-
-
53 500
health
-
-
-
1 365
social contributions
-
-
-
8 346
income
-
-
-
2 097
total
-
-
-
11 808
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 535
6 406
7 024
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
4 031
-
health
536
1 177
825
-
total
10 687
13 326
11 880
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
4 031
-
health
582
1 281
898
-
total
3 198
7 024
4 929
-
Corporate
18 777
-
-
-
income
2 347
-
-
-
total
2 347
-
-
-
Dividends
16 430
-
-
-
withholding
2 792
-
-
-
total
2 792
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
19 024
20 350
16 809
11 808
After tax
34 476
33 150
36 691
41 692
Living cost
20 837
20 837
20 837
20 837
Free-cash
13 639
12 313
15 854
20 855

Estimated living cost  is ₽20837 per week

₽12488
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2044
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽461
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5844
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₽12502
₽6449
₽7501
₽3960
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
-
-
-
53 500
health
-
-
-
1 365
social contributions
-
-
-
8 346
income
-
-
-
2 097
total
-
-
-
11 808
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 267
6 406
7 024
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
4 031
-
health
688
1 177
825
-
total
11 318
13 326
11 880
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
4 031
-
health
750
1 281
898
-
total
4 113
7 024
4 929
-
Corporate
8 879
-
-
-
income
1 110
-
-
-
total
1 110
-
-
-
Dividends
7 769
-
-
-
withholding
1 320
-
-
-
total
1 320
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
17 861
20 350
16 809
11 808
After tax
35 639
33 150
36 691
41 692
Living cost
29 190
29 190
29 190
29 190
Free-cash
6 449
3 960
7 501
12 502

Estimated living cost  is ₽29190 per week

₽19954
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2280
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6466
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₽5286
₽8651
₽6378
₽16063
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
-
-
-
53 500
health
-
-
-
7 222
social contributions
-
-
-
15 622
income
-
-
-
4 598
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
27 442
Employee
30 548
-
39 925
-
income
3 666
-
4 791
-
social contributions
1 986
-
2 595
-
health
4 124
-
5 390
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 776
-
12 776
-
Employer
30 548
-
39 925
-
social contributions
7 637
-
9 981
-
health
2 749
-
3 593
-
total
10 386
-
13 574
-
Corporate
12 566
53 500
-
-
income
2 388
10 165
-
-
total
2 388
10 165
-
-
Dividends
10 179
43 335
-
-
withholding
1 527
6 500
-
-
total
1 527
6 500
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
24 077
16 665
26 350
27 442
After tax
29 423
36 835
27 150
26 058
Living cost
20 772
20 772
20 772
20 772
Free-cash
8 651
16 063
6 378
5 286

Estimated living cost  is ₽20772 per week

₽14429
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1478
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽409
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4457
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
₽461
₽2105
₽1553
₽11238
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
-
-
-
53 500
health
-
-
-
7 222
social contributions
-
-
-
15 622
income
-
-
-
4 598
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
27 442
Employee
37 643
-
39 925
-
income
4 517
-
4 791
-
social contributions
2 447
-
2 595
-
health
5 082
-
5 390
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 046
-
12 776
-
Employer
37 643
-
39 925
-
social contributions
9 411
-
9 981
-
health
3 388
-
3 593
-
total
12 799
-
13 574
-
Corporate
3 059
53 500
-
-
income
581
10 165
-
-
total
581
10 165
-
-
Dividends
2 478
43 335
-
-
withholding
372
6 500
-
-
total
372
6 500
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
25 798
16 665
26 350
27 442
After tax
27 702
36 835
27 150
26 058
Living cost
25 597
25 597
25 597
25 597
Free-cash
2 105
11 238
1 553
461

Estimated living cost  is ₽25597 per week

₽19036
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1418
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽443
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4701
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
-₽8855
-₽143184
-₽143184
-₽143184
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
-
-
-
53 500
national
-
-
-
5 114
pensions
-
-
-
782
municipal
-
-
-
8 766
labour market
-
-
-
4 217
total
-
-
-
18 879
Employee
183 500
183 500
183 500
-
municipal
39 075
39 075
39 075
-
national
22 418
22 418
22 418
-
pensions
261
261
261
-
labour market
14 659
14 659
14 659
-
total
76 413
76 413
76 413
-
Employer
183 500
183 500
183 500
-
pensions
522
522
522
-
labour market
14 680
14 680
14 680
-
municipal
39 137
39 137
39 137
-
national
22 457
22 457
22 457
-
total
76 796
76 796
76 796
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
153 209
153 209
153 209
18 879
After tax
-99 709
-99 709
-99 709
34 621
Living cost
43 476
43 476
43 476
43 476
Free-cash
-143 184
-143 184
-143 184
-8 855

Estimated living cost  is ₽43476 per week

₽29755
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3846
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽669
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9206
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₽7739
₽15473
₽9601
₽21063
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
-
-
-
53 500
health
-
-
-
6 954
pensions
-
-
-
10 700
income
-
-
-
6 370
total
-
-
-
24 024
Employee
25 530
-
39 984
-
unemployment
408
-
640
-
income
2 874
-
7 209
-
pensions
511
-
799
-
total
3 793
-
8 648
-
Employer
25 530
-
39 984
-
pensions
5 106
-
7 996
-
health
3 318
-
5 199
-
unemployment
205
-
319
-
total
8 629
-
13 514
-
Corporate
19 340
53 500
-
-
income
3 868
10 700
-
-
total
3 868
10 700
-
-
Dividends
15 472
42 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
16 290
10 700
22 162
24 024
After tax
37 210
42 800
31 338
29 476
Living cost
21 737
21 737
21 737
21 737
Free-cash
15 473
21 063
9 601
7 739

Estimated living cost  is ₽21737 per week

₽14909
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1295
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽437
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5096
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₽6674
-₽2782
-₽1606
₽2347
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

-
-
-
53 500
national
-
-
-
2 277
health
-
-
-
447
municipal
-
-
-
9 550
total
-
-
-
12 274
Employee
47 349
-
45 009
-
unemployment
710
-
675
-
municipal
7 755
-
7 376
-
national
782
-
656
-
pensions
3 195
-
3 038
-
health
354
-
318
-
total
12 796
-
12 063
-
Employer
47 349
-
45 009
-
pensions
8 215
-
7 808
-
health
364
-
347
-
accident
48
-
44
-
unemployment
307
-
292
-
total
8 934
-
8 491
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
income
-
10 700
-
-
total
-
10 700
-
-
Dividends

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

-
32 100
-
-
municipal
-
5 778
-
-
national
-
123
-
-
total
-
5 901
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
21 730
16 601
20 554
12 274
After tax
31 770
36 899
32 946
41 226
Living cost
34 552
34 552
34 552
34 552
Free-cash
-2 782
2 347
-1 606
6 674

Estimated living cost  is ₽34552 per week

₽22569
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3323
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽550
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8111
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Finland permits registration as a sole-trader only for EU nationals or long-term EU resident permit holders. Other nationals should set up a company and hire themselves as an employee.

Marseille , France
₽4281
₽4224
₽4711
-₽776
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
-
-
-
53 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
463
pensions
-
-
-
15 348
social contributions
-
-
-
1 525
income
-
-
-
2 485
other
-
-
-
1 658
total
-
-
-
21 479
Employee
34 382
-
40 765
-
income
1 773
-
2 545
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
980
-
1 161
-
pensions
3 889
-
4 609
-
total
6 642
-
8 315
-
Employer
34 382
-
40 765
-
pensions
5 650
-
6 700
-
social contributions
102
-
123
-
other
1 187
-
1 406
-
health
2 406
-
2 854
-
unemployment
1 392
-
1 651
-
total
10 737
-
12 734
-
Corporate
8 381
53 500
-
-
income
2 347
14 979
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 347
14 979
-
-
Dividends
6 034
38 521
-
-
withholding
772
4 931
-
-
social contributions
1 038
6 626
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 810
11 557
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
21 536
26 536
21 049
21 479
After tax
31 964
26 964
32 451
32 021
Living cost
27 740
27 740
27 740
27 740
Free-cash
4 224
-776
4 711
4 281

Estimated living cost  is ₽27740 per week

₽16088
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2818
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽526
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8309
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₽1230
₽1489
₽1660
-₽3827
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
-
-
-
53 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
463
pensions
-
-
-
15 348
social contributions
-
-
-
1 525
income
-
-
-
2 485
other
-
-
-
1 658
total
-
-
-
21 479
Employee
38 517
-
40 765
-
income
2 273
-
2 545
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 098
-
1 161
-
pensions
4 355
-
4 609
-
total
7 726
-
8 315
-
Employer
38 517
-
40 765
-
pensions
6 328
-
6 700
-
social contributions
116
-
123
-
other
1 329
-
1 406
-
health
2 697
-
2 854
-
unemployment
1 559
-
1 651
-
total
12 029
-
12 734
-
Corporate
2 955
53 500
-
-
income
827
14 979
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
827
14 979
-
-
Dividends
2 128
38 521
-
-
withholding
273
4 931
-
-
social contributions
365
6 626
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
638
11 557
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
21 220
26 536
21 049
21 479
After tax
32 280
26 964
32 451
32 021
Living cost
30 791
30 791
30 791
30 791
Free-cash
1 489
-3 827
1 660
1 230

Estimated living cost  is ₽30791 per week

₽19415
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2504
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽524
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8350
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
-₽11446
-₽20469
-₽11016
-₽16503
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
-
-
-
53 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
463
pensions
-
-
-
15 348
social contributions
-
-
-
1 525
income
-
-
-
2 485
other
-
-
-
1 658
total
-
-
-
21 479
Employee
56 366
-
40 765
-
income
4 918
-
2 545
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 605
-
1 161
-
pensions
6 375
-
4 609
-
total
12 898
-
8 315
-
Employer
56 366
-
40 765
-
pensions
9 262
-
6 700
-
social contributions
169
-
123
-
other
1 945
-
1 406
-
health
3 945
-
2 854
-
unemployment
2 283
-
1 651
-
total
17 604
-
12 734
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
income
-
14 979
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
14 979
-
-
Dividends
-
38 521
-
-
withholding
-
4 931
-
-
social contributions
-
6 626
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
11 557
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
30 502
26 536
21 049
21 479
After tax
22 998
26 964
32 451
32 021
Living cost
43 467
43 467
43 467
43 467
Free-cash
-20 469
-16 503
-11 016
-11 446

Estimated living cost  is ₽43467 per week

₽29418
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3556
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽596
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9897
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₽47142
₽43911
₽36977
₽45002
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%.

-
-
-
53 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
535
total
-
-
-
535
Employee
7 278
-
53 500
-
income
1 455
-
10 700
-
total
1 455
-
10 700
-
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%.

46 222
53 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
46 222
53 500
-
-
withholding
2 311
2 675
-
-
total
2 311
2 675
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
3 766
2 675
10 700
535
After tax
49 734
50 825
42 800
52 965
Living cost
5 823
5 823
5 823
5 823
Free-cash
43 911
45 002
36 977
47 142

Estimated living cost  is ₽5823 per week

₽3608
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽484
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽160
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽1570
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Social security system in Georgia is financed from the government taxes which are part of our internal model. Separate pension and medical insurance contributions are not compulsory. It is advisable to purchase health insurance privately as in an event of medical emergency the treatment is likely to get costly.

Tbilisi , Georgia
₽43892
₽40051
₽33727
₽41752
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%.

-
-
-
53 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
535
total
-
-
-
535
Employee
11 342
-
53 500
-
income
2 268
-
10 700
-
total
2 268
-
10 700
-
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%.

42 158
53 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
42 158
53 500
-
-
withholding
2 108
2 675
-
-
total
2 108
2 675
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
4 376
2 675
10 700
535
After tax
49 124
50 825
42 800
52 965
Living cost
9 073
9 073
9 073
9 073
Free-cash
40 051
41 752
33 727
43 892

Estimated living cost  is ₽9073 per week

₽6140
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽381
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽304
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽2248
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Social security system in Georgia is financed from the government taxes which are part of our internal model. Separate pension and medical insurance contributions are not compulsory. It is advisable to purchase health insurance privately as in an event of medical emergency the treatment is likely to get costly.

Berlin , Germany
₽4407
₽4735
₽6081
-₽7039
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.

-
-
-
53 500
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.

-
-
-
340
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
6 148
income

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

-
-
-
6 186
trade
-
-
-
1 674
total
-
-
-
14 348
Employee

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

44 779
-
53 500
-
income

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

3 682
-
6 186
-
surtax

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

203
-
340
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
10 033
-
12 674
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 721
53 500
-
-
trade
1 252
7 677
-
-
income
1 308
8 025
-
-
chamber of commerce
149
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.

72
441
-
-
total
2 781
16 358
-
-
Dividends
5 941
37 142
-
-
withholding
1 143
8 944
-
-
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.

63
492
-
-
total
1 206
9 436
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
14 020
25 794
12 674
14 348
After tax
39 480
27 706
40 826
39 152
Living cost
34 745
34 745
34 745
34 745
Free-cash
4 735
-7 039
6 081
4 407

Estimated living cost  is ₽34745 per week

₽23968
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3738
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽504
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6534
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Dresden , Germany
₽11731
₽9851
₽13567
-₽102
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.

-
-
-
53 500
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.

-
-
-
340
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
6 148
income

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

-
-
-
6 186
trade
-
-
-
1 836
total
-
-
-
14 510
Employee

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

34 422
-
53 500
-
income

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

962
-
6 186
-
surtax

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

53
-
340
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
7 163
-
12 674
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
19 078
53 500
-
-
trade
3 004
8 426
-
-
income
2 862
8 025
-
-
chamber of commerce
164
213
-
-
surtax

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

157
441
-
-
total
6 187
17 105
-
-
Dividends
12 891
36 394
-
-
withholding
2 881
8 756
-
-
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.

159
482
-
-
total
3 040
9 238
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
16 390
26 343
12 674
14 510
After tax
37 110
27 157
40 826
38 990
Living cost
27 259
27 259
27 259
27 259
Free-cash
9 851
-102
13 567
11 731

Estimated living cost  is ₽27259 per week

₽17147
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3178
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽509
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6425
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Hamburg , Germany
₽3554
₽4171
₽5472
-₽8474
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.

-
-
-
53 500
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.

-
-
-
340
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
6 148
income

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

-
-
-
6 186
trade
-
-
-
1 918
total
-
-
-
14 592
Employee

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

45 639
-
53 500
-
income

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

3 921
-
6 186
-
surtax

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

215
-
340
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
10 284
-
12 674
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 861
53 500
-
-
trade
1 293
8 801
-
-
income
1 178
8 025
-
-
chamber of commerce
149
213
-
-
surtax

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

65
441
-
-
total
2 685
17 480
-
-
Dividends
5 177
36 020
-
-
withholding
953
8 664
-
-
surtax

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

53
476
-
-
total
1 006
9 140
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
13 975
26 620
12 674
14 592
After tax
39 525
26 880
40 826
38 908
Living cost
35 354
35 354
35 354
35 354
Free-cash
4 171
-8 474
5 472
3 554

Estimated living cost  is ₽35354 per week

₽23645
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3728
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽528
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7453
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Munich , Germany
-₽2402
-₽586
-₽402
-₽14622
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.

-
-
-
53 500
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.

-
-
-
340
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

-
-
-
6 148
income

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

-
-
-
6 186
trade
-
-
-
2 000
total
-
-
-
14 674
Employee

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

54 086
-
53 500
-
income

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

6 360
-
6 186
-
surtax

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

350
-
340
-
health

Our model is based on the assumption that an owner of the company is either a director or registered self-employed, so all social security contributions are not mandatory.

However, you would need to purchase private health insurance. We took an average price of €3600 per annum per person.

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
12 858
-
12 674
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
trade
-
9 175
-
-
income
-
8 025
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
212
-
-
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.

-
441
-
-
total
-
17 853
-
-
Dividends
-
35 648
-
-
withholding
-
8 570
-
-
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.

-
471
-
-
total
-
9 041
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
12 858
26 894
12 674
14 674
After tax
40 642
26 606
40 826
38 826
Living cost
41 228
41 228
41 228
41 228
Free-cash
-586
-14 622
-402
-2 402

Estimated living cost  is ₽41228 per week

₽30111
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3298
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽536
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7284
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

Nationals of Europe, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand and the USA do not require an entry type D visa (not to confuse with a Schengen visa or a visa-free entry). For other nationals, waiting time is around 6-9 months which includes document preparation and processing.

Athens , Greece
₽9871
₽10574
₽8717
₽13438
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
-
-
-
53 500
surtax
-
-
-
533
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
3 800
pensions
-
-
-
10 700
income
-
-
-
8 177
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 415
Employee
30 307
-
44 196
-
unemployment
2 109
-
3 076
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 081
-
7 668
-
surtax
108
-
446
-
pensions
2 022
-
2 948
-
health
774
-
1 127
-
total
10 094
-
15 265
-
Employer
30 307
-
44 196
-
pensions
4 041
-
5 892
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 378
-
2 012
-
unemployment
962
-
1 400
-
total
6 381
-
9 304
-
Corporate
16 812
53 500
-
-
income
4 370
13 910
-
-
total
4 370
13 910
-
-
Dividends
12 442
39 590
-
-
withholding
1 867
5 938
-
-
total
1 867
5 938
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
22 712
19 848
24 569
23 415
After tax
30 788
33 652
28 931
30 085
Living cost
20 214
20 214
20 214
20 214
Free-cash
10 574
13 438
8 717
9 871

Estimated living cost  is ₽20214 per week

₽12204
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1757
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽470
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5784
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₽10226
₽10991
₽9072
₽13793
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
-
-
-
53 500
surtax
-
-
-
533
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
3 800
pensions
-
-
-
10 700
income
-
-
-
8 177
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 415
Employee
29 761
-
44 196
-
unemployment
2 072
-
3 076
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
4 989
-
7 668
-
surtax
97
-
446
-
pensions
1 985
-
2 948
-
health
760
-
1 127
-
total
9 903
-
15 265
-
Employer
29 761
-
44 196
-
pensions
3 967
-
5 892
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 354
-
2 012
-
unemployment
943
-
1 400
-
total
6 264
-
9 304
-
Corporate
17 475
53 500
-
-
income
4 543
13 910
-
-
total
4 543
13 910
-
-
Dividends
12 932
39 590
-
-
withholding
1 940
5 938
-
-
total
1 940
5 938
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
22 650
19 848
24 569
23 415
After tax
30 850
33 652
28 931
30 085
Living cost
19 859
19 859
19 859
19 859
Free-cash
10 991
13 793
9 072
10 226

Estimated living cost  is ₽19859 per week

₽12143
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1833
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽458
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5426
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₽19196
₽12810
₽13148
₽12440
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
-
-
-
53 500
unemployment
-
-
-
803
health
-
-
-
3 745
pensions
-
-
-
5 350
income
-
-
-
6 540
total
-
-
-
16 438
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

25 789
10 264
44 770
-
unemployment
387
154
672
-
income
3 153
1 255
5 473
-
pensions
2 579
1 026
4 477
-
health
1 805
718
3 134
-
total
7 924
3 153
13 756
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

25 789
10 264
44 770
-
pensions
5 029
2 001
8 730
-
total
5 029
2 001
8 730
-
Corporate
22 682
41 235
-
-
income
2 041
3 711
-
-
total
2 041
3 711
-
-
Dividends
20 640
37 524
-
-
withholding
3 922
7 129
-
-
social contributions
3 908
7 200
-
-
total
7 830
14 329
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
22 824
23 194
22 486
16 438
After tax
30 676
30 306
31 014
37 062
Living cost
17 866
17 866
17 866
17 866
Free-cash
12 810
12 440
13 148
19 196

Estimated living cost  is ₽17866 per week

₽12192
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1462
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽357
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3855
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
-₽10242
-₽20173
-₽9821
-₽10187
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
-
-
-
53 500
national
-
-
-
8 008
pensions
-
-
-
6 420
social contributions
-
-
-
575
municipal
-
-
-
5 168
total
-
-
-
20 171
Employee
67 543
-
46 250
-
municipal
8 343
-
5 375
-
national
12 928
-
8 328
-
pensions
2 702
-
1 850
-
total
23 973
-
15 553
-
Employer
67 543
-
46 250
-
pensions
5 403
-
3 700
-
social contributions
726
-
497
-
total
6 129
-
4 197
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
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%.

-
10 700
-
-
total
-
10 700
-
-
Dividends
-
42 800
-
-
withholding
-
9 416
-
-
total
-
9 416
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
30 102
20 116
19 750
20 171
After tax
23 398
33 384
33 750
33 329
Living cost
43 571
43 571
43 571
43 571
Free-cash
-20 173
-10 187
-9 821
-10 242

Estimated living cost  is ₽43571 per week

₽29615
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4050
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽652
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9254
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

It is very difficult to get a residence permit on a basis of self-employment for a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit). EU/EFTA nationals and long-term EU resident permit holders can register self-employed and apply for a permanent residence.

Dublin , Ireland
-₽9638
-₽16898
-₽9638
-₽13816
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
-
-
-
53 500
social contributions
-
-
-
3 990
income
-
-
-
7 882
total
-
-
-
11 872
Employee
70 397
-
53 500
-
social contributions
5 848
-
3 990
-
income
13 284
-
7 882
-
total
19 132
-
11 872
-
Employer
70 397
-
53 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
income
-
6 688
-
-
total
-
6 688
-
-
Dividends
-
46 812
-
-
withholding
-
9 362
-
-
total
-
9 362
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
19 132
16 050
11 872
11 872
After tax
34 368
37 450
41 628
41 628
Living cost
51 266
51 266
51 266
51 266
Free-cash
-16 898
-13 816
-9 638
-9 638

Estimated living cost  is ₽51266 per week

₽39002
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4177
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7596
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

To obtain permanent residence for non EEA/Swiss nationals, it is required to invest a huge amount - at least €1 million aggregate investment into a new or an existing Irish business, for a minimum of three years.

Milan , Italy
-₽8798
-₽26483
-₽11819
-₽9430
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
-
-
-
53 500
national
-
-
-
9 706
regional
-
-
-
539
social contributions
-
-
-
13 760
municipal
-
-
-
318
total
-
-
-
24 323
Employee
79 983
-
53 500
-
municipal
424
-
284
-
national
13 859
-
8 549
-
social contributions
26 970
-
18 040
-
regional
755
-
471
-
total
42 008
-
27 344
-
Employer
79 983
-
53 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
nationa
-
12 840
-
-
municipal
-
2 087
-
-
total
-
14 927
-
-
Dividends
-
38 573
-
-
withholding
-
10 028
-
-
total
-
10 028
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
42 008
24 955
27 344
24 323
After tax
11 492
28 545
26 156
29 177
Living cost
37 975
37 975
37 975
37 975
Free-cash
-26 483
-9 430
-11 819
-8 798

Estimated living cost  is ₽37975 per week

₽26472
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2490
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽582
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8430
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₽4666
₽1879
₽1664
₽3878
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
-
-
-
53 500
national
-
-
-
9 706
regional
-
-
-
807
social contributions
-
-
-
13 760
municipal
-
-
-
318
total
-
-
-
24 591
Employee
49 922
-
53 500
-
municipal
265
-
284
-
national
7 909
-
8 549
-
social contributions
16 834
-
18 040
-
regional
672
-
720
-
total
25 680
-
27 593
-
Employer
49 922
-
53 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 578
53 500
-
-
nationa
859
12 840
-
-
municipal
178