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
₽23210
₽18092
₽16592
₽20423
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
-
-
-
11 771
income
-
-
-
197
total
-
-
-
11 968
Employee
26 673
-
46 320
-
social contributions
1 733
-
3 012
-
income
-
-
276
-
total
1 733
-
3 288
-
Employer
26 673
-
46 320
-
social contributions
4 135
-
7 180
-
total
4 135
-
7 180
-
Corporate
22 692
53 500
-
-
income
2 269
5 350
-
-
total
2 269
5 350
-
-
Dividends
20 424
48 150
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
8 137
5 350
10 468
11 968
After tax
45 363
48 150
43 032
41 532
Living cost
24 940
24 940
24 940
24 940
Free-cash
20 423
23 210
18 092
16 592

Estimated living cost  is ₽24940 per week

₽16126
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1880
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽469
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.
₽6465
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
₽4105
-₽6791
₽2855
₽3696
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
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
214
unemployment
-
-
-
5 089
health
-
-
-
4 092
pensions
-
-
-
9 897
income
-
-
-
4 884
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
24 176
Employee
36 267
33 064
41 544
-
health
1 403
1 280
1 608
-
pensions
3 714
3 385
4 254
-
other
362
331
416
-
unemployment
1 088
992
1 247
-
income
3 231
2 439
4 742
-
total
9 798
8 427
12 267
-
Employer
36 267
33 064
41 544
-
pensions
4 552
4 150
5 213
-
accident
471
430
540
-
unemployment
1 088
992
1 247
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 088
992
1 247
-
chamber of commerce
145
132
167
-
health
1 371
1 250
1 570
-
other
1 722
1 570
1 973
-
total
10 437
9 516
11 957
-
Corporate
6 796
10 920
38 395
-
income

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

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

1 699
2 730
9 598
-
total
1 699
2 730
9 598
-
Dividends
5 097
8 190
-
-
withholding
1 401
2 253
-
-
total
1 401
2 253
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
23 335
22 926
33 822
24 176
After tax
30 165
30 574
19 678
29 324
Living cost
26 469
26 469
26 469
26 469
Free-cash
3 696
4 105
-6 791
2 855

Estimated living cost  is ₽26469 per week

₽15878
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2703
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.
₽7416
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
₽1252
-₽9590
-₽74
-₽845
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
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
214
unemployment
-
-
-
5 089
health
-
-
-
4 092
pensions
-
-
-
9 897
income
-
-
-
4 884
surtax
-
-
-
164
total
-
-
-
24 340
Employee
41 463
33 064
41 418
-
health
1 604
1 280
1 603
-
pensions
4 246
3 385
4 242
-
other
414
331
414
-
unemployment
1 244
992
1 242
-
income
4 720
2 439
4 708
-
total
12 228
8 427
12 209
-
Employer
41 463
33 064
41 418
-
pensions
5 204
4 150
5 197
-
accident
538
430
538
-
unemployment
1 244
992
1 242
-
surtax
164
164
164
-
payroll
1 244
992
1 242
-
chamber of commerce
165
132
165
-
health
1 567
1 250
1 565
-
other
1 970
1 570
1 968
-
total
12 096
9 680
12 081
-
Corporate
3 149
10 757
38 269
-
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.

787
2 689
9 566
-
total
787
2 689
9 566
-
Dividends
-
8 067
-
-
withholding
-
2 218
-
-
total
-
2 218
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
25 111
23 014
33 856
24 340
After tax
28 389
30 486
19 644
29 160
Living cost
29 234
29 234
29 234
29 234
Free-cash
-845
1 252
-9 590
-74

Estimated living cost  is ₽29234 per week

₽19498
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2494
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽480
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.
₽6762
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
-₽138
-₽7670
-₽2374
-₽23122
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
-
-
-
6 754
communal

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

-
-
-
2 804
national
-
-
-
16 065
total
-
-
-
25 623
Employee

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

59 347
-
41 438
-
health

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

2 788
-
1 948
-
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.

4 451
-
3 108
-
communal

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

3 095
-
2 162
-
national
18 246
-
11 280
-
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.

516
-
361
-
total
29 096
-
18 859
-
Employer

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

59 347
-
41 438
-
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.

771
-
538
-
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.

866
-
605
-
surtax
6 729
-
4 698
-
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.

3 650
-
2 547
-
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.

5 259
-
3 672
-
total
17 275
-
12 060
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
surtax
-
214
-
-
income
-
10 700
-
-
total
-
10 914
-
-
Dividends
-
42 586
-
-
withholding

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

-
12 473
-
-
total
-
12 473
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
46 371
23 387
30 919
25 623
After tax
7 129
30 113
22 581
27 877
Living cost
30 251
30 251
30 251
30 251
Free-cash
-23 122
-138
-7 670
-2 374

Estimated living cost  is ₽30251 per week

₽19485
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2645
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽474
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.
₽7647
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
₽31480
₽24578
₽23479
₽26426
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
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 331
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 286
income
-
-
-
8 025
total
-
-
-
15 758
Employee
18 887
-
47 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

208
-
319
-
health
869
-
1 332
-
pensions

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

1 658
-
2 543
-
income
1 889
-
4 782
-
total
4 624
-
8 976
-
Employer
18 887
-
47 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

208
-
319
-
unemployment
113
-
174
-
health
1 303
-
1 998
-
pensions

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

2 081
-
3 192
-
total
3 705
-
5 683
-
Corporate
30 907
53 500
-
-
income
3 091
5 350
-
-
total
3 091
5 350
-
-
Dividends
27 816
48 150
-
-
withholding
1 391
2 407
-
-
total
1 391
2 407
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
12 811
7 757
14 659
15 758
After tax
40 689
45 743
38 841
37 742
Living cost
14 263
14 263
14 263
14 263
Free-cash
26 426
31 480
24 578
23 479

Estimated living cost  is ₽14263 per week

₽9434
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽817
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽340
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.
₽3673
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
₽34872
₽27970
₽26871
₽31021
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
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 331
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 286
income
-
-
-
8 025
total
-
-
-
15 758
Employee
14 395
-
47 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
319
-
health
662
-
1 332
-
pensions

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

1 264
-
2 543
-
income
1 439
-
4 782
-
total
3 523
-
8 976
-
Employer
14 395
-
47 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
319
-
unemployment
86
-
174
-
health
994
-
1 998
-
pensions

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

1 587
-
3 192
-
total
2 825
-
5 683
-
Corporate
36 280
53 500
-
-
income
3 628
5 350
-
-
total
3 628
5 350
-
-
Dividends
32 652
48 150
-
-
withholding
1 632
2 407
-
-
total
1 632
2 407
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
11 608
7 757
14 659
15 758
After tax
41 892
45 743
38 841
37 742
Living cost
10 871
10 871
10 871
10 871
Free-cash
31 021
34 872
27 970
26 871

Estimated living cost  is ₽10871 per week

₽6347
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽776
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽288
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.
₽3460
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
₽15529
₽18143
₽21964
₽15607
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
-
-
-
8 346
health
-
-
-
1 363
income
-
-
-
2 618
total
-
-
-
12 327
Employee
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
health
494
1 085
825
-
social contributions
2 412
5 295
4 031
-
income
6 947
5 906
6 362
-
total
9 853
12 286
11 218
-
Employer
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
social contributions
2 412
5 295
4 031
-
health
537
1 181
899
-
total
2 949
6 476
4 930
-
Corporate
21 489
-
-
-
income
2 686
-
-
-
total
2 686
-
-
-
Dividends
18 803
-
-
-
withholding
3 196
-
-
-
total
3 196
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
18 684
18 762
16 148
12 327
After tax
34 816
34 738
37 352
41 173
Living cost
19 209
19 209
19 209
19 209
Free-cash
15 607
15 529
18 143
21 964

Estimated living cost  is ₽19209 per week

₽11512
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1885
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽425
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.
₽5388
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
₽7828
₽10442
₽14263
₽8980
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
-
-
-
8 346
health
-
-
-
1 363
income
-
-
-
2 618
total
-
-
-
12 327
Employee
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
health
635
1 085
825
-
social contributions
3 100
5 295
4 031
-
income
6 699
5 906
6 362
-
total
10 434
12 286
11 218
-
Employer
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
social contributions
3 100
5 295
4 031
-
health
691
1 181
899
-
total
3 791
6 476
4 930
-
Corporate
12 364
-
-
-
income
1 546
-
-
-
total
1 546
-
-
-
Dividends
10 818
-
-
-
withholding
1 839
-
-
-
total
1 839
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
17 610
18 762
16 148
12 327
After tax
35 890
34 738
37 352
41 173
Living cost
26 910
26 910
26 910
26 910
Free-cash
8 980
7 828
10 442
14 263

Estimated living cost  is ₽26910 per week

₽18396
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2102
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽452
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.
₽5961
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
₽17312
₽7627
₽6535
₽10347
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
-
-
-
15 622
health
-
-
-
7 222
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
4 598
total
-
-
-
27 442
Employee
28 710
-
39 925
-
health
3 876
-
5 390
-
social contributions
1 866
-
2 595
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
3 445
-
4 791
-
total
9 187
-
12 776
-
Employer
28 710
-
39 925
-
social contributions
7 178
-
9 981
-
health
2 584
-
3 593
-
total
9 762
-
13 574
-
Corporate
15 028
53 500
-
-
income
2 855
10 165
-
-
total
2 855
10 165
-
-
Dividends
12 173
43 335
-
-
withholding
1 826
6 500
-
-
total
1 826
6 500
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
23 630
16 665
26 350
27 442
After tax
29 870
36 835
27 150
26 058
Living cost
19 523
19 523
19 523
19 523
Free-cash
10 347
17 312
7 627
6 535

Estimated living cost  is ₽19523 per week

₽13561
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1389
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽384
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.
₽4189
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
₽12778
₽3093
₽2001
₽4195
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
-
-
-
15 622
health
-
-
-
7 222
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
4 598
total
-
-
-
27 442
Employee
35 378
-
39 925
-
health
4 776
-
5 390
-
social contributions
2 300
-
2 595
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
4 245
-
4 791
-
total
11 321
-
12 776
-
Employer
35 378
-
39 925
-
social contributions
8 845
-
9 981
-
health
3 184
-
3 593
-
total
12 029
-
13 574
-
Corporate
6 093
53 500
-
-
income
1 158
10 165
-
-
total
1 158
10 165
-
-
Dividends
4 935
43 335
-
-
withholding
740
6 500
-
-
total
740
6 500
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
25 248
16 665
26 350
27 442
After tax
28 252
36 835
27 150
26 058
Living cost
24 057
24 057
24 057
24 057
Free-cash
4 195
12 778
3 093
2 001

Estimated living cost  is ₽24057 per week

₽17891
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1333
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽416
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.
₽4418
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
-₽127754
-₽127754
-₽5705
-₽127754
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
labour market
-
-
-
4 222
municipal
-
-
-
8 976
pensions
-
-
-
721
national
-
-
-
5 221
total
-
-
-
19 140
Employee
169 104
169 104
169 104
-
municipal
36 010
36 010
36 010
-
pensions
240
240
240
-
national
20 659
20 659
20 659
-
labour market
13 509
13 509
13 509
-
total
70 418
70 418
70 418
-
Employer
169 104
169 104
169 104
-
labour market
13 528
13 528
13 528
-
national
20 695
20 695
20 695
-
municipal
36 067
36 067
36 067
-
pensions
481
481
481
-
total
70 771
70 771
70 771
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
141 189
141 189
141 189
19 140
After tax
-87 689
-87 689
-87 689
34 360
Living cost
40 065
40 065
40 065
40 065
Free-cash
-127 754
-127 754
-127 754
-5 705

Estimated living cost  is ₽40065 per week

₽27421
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3544
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽616
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.
₽8484
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
₽22760
₽10924
₽9063
₽17605
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
-
-
-
6 743
total
-
-
-
24 397
Employee
23 536
-
39 983
-
pensions
471
-
800
-
unemployment
376
-
639
-
income
2 650
-
7 583
-
total
3 497
-
9 022
-
Employer
23 536
-
39 983
-
pensions
4 708
-
7 997
-
unemployment
189
-
320
-
health
3 059
-
5 197
-
total
7 956
-
13 514
-
Corporate
22 008
53 500
-
-
income
4 402
10 700
-
-
total
4 402
10 700
-
-
Dividends
17 606
42 800
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
15 855
10 700
22 536
24 397
After tax
37 645
42 800
30 964
29 103
Living cost
20 040
20 040
20 040
20 040
Free-cash
17 605
22 760
10 924
9 063

Estimated living cost  is ₽20040 per week

₽13745
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1193
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽403
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.
₽4698
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
₽4906
₽932
₽8819
₽1116
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
health
-
-
-
477
municipal
-
-
-
9 544
national
-
-
-
2 807
total
-
-
-
12 828
Employee
43 651
-
45 006
-
health
326
-
346
-
municipal
7 150
-
7 370
-
pensions
2 946
-
3 037
-
national
721
-
794
-
unemployment
655
-
675
-
total
11 798
-
12 222
-
Employer
43 651
-
45 006
-
accident
44
-
46
-
unemployment
283
-
293
-
health
335
-
346
-
pensions
7 573
-
7 808
-
total
8 235
-
8 493
-
Corporate
1 613
53 500
-
-
income
323
10 700
-
-
total
323
10 700
-
-
Dividends

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

968
32 100
-
-
municipal
175
5 778
-
-
national
-
263
-
-
total
175
6 041
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
20 531
16 741
20 715
12 828
After tax
32 969
36 759
32 785
40 672
Living cost
31 853
31 853
31 853
31 853
Free-cash
1 116
4 906
932
8 819

Estimated living cost  is ₽31853 per week

₽20806
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3064
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽507
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.
₽7477
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
₽1392
₽6689
₽6357
₽6003
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
-
-
-
1 524
health
-
-
-
463
pensions
-
-
-
15 239
other
-
-
-
1 658
income
-
-
-
2 686
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 570
Employee
31 696
-
40 767
-
income
1 634
-
2 730
-
social contributions
904
-
1 162
-
pensions
3 585
-
4 613
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
6 123
-
8 505
-
Employer
31 696
-
40 767
-
pensions
5 208
-
6 698
-
social contributions
94
-
123
-
unemployment
1 283
-
1 652
-
health
2 218
-
2 854
-
other
1 094
-
1 406
-
total
9 897
-
12 733
-
Corporate
11 905
53 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 333
14 979
-
-
total
3 333
14 979
-
-
Dividends
8 572
38 521
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 097
4 931
-
-
social contributions
1 474
6 625
-
-
total
2 571
11 556
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
21 924
26 535
21 238
21 570
After tax
31 576
26 965
32 262
31 930
Living cost
25 573
25 573
25 573
25 573
Free-cash
6 003
1 392
6 689
6 357

Estimated living cost  is ₽25573 per week

₽14831
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2598
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.
₽7660
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
-₽1421
₽3876
₽3544
₽3479
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
-
-
-
1 524
health
-
-
-
463
pensions
-
-
-
15 239
other
-
-
-
1 658
income
-
-
-
2 686
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 570
Employee
35 509
-
40 767
-
income
2 096
-
2 730
-
social contributions
1 012
-
1 162
-
pensions
4 015
-
4 613
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 123
-
8 505
-
Employer
35 509
-
40 767
-
pensions
5 833
-
6 698
-
social contributions
107
-
123
-
unemployment
1 437
-
1 652
-
health
2 486
-
2 854
-
other
1 225
-
1 406
-
total
11 088
-
12 733
-
Corporate
6 902
53 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
1 933
14 979
-
-
total
1 933
14 979
-
-
Dividends
4 969
38 521
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
636
4 931
-
-
social contributions
855
6 625
-
-
total
1 491
11 556
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
21 635
26 535
21 238
21 570
After tax
31 865
26 965
32 262
31 930
Living cost
28 386
28 386
28 386
28 386
Free-cash
3 479
-1 421
3 876
3 544

Estimated living cost  is ₽28386 per week

₽17898
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2308
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽483
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.
₽7698
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
-₽13107
-₽7810
-₽8142
-₽14692
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
-
-
-
1 524
health
-
-
-
463
pensions
-
-
-
15 239
other
-
-
-
1 658
income
-
-
-
2 686
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
21 570
Employee
51 964
-
40 767
-
income
4 534
-
2 730
-
social contributions
1 480
-
1 162
-
pensions
5 877
-
4 613
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
11 891
-
8 505
-
Employer
51 964
-
40 767
-
pensions
8 538
-
6 698
-
social contributions
156
-
123
-
unemployment
2 105
-
1 652
-
health
3 637
-
2 854
-
other
1 793
-
1 406
-
total
16 229
-
12 733
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
-
14 979
-
-
total
-
14 979
-
-
Dividends
-
38 521
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
4 931
-
-
social contributions
-
6 625
-
-
total
-
11 556
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
28 120
26 535
21 238
21 570
After tax
25 380
26 965
32 262
31 930
Living cost
40 072
40 072
40 072
40 072
Free-cash
-14 692
-13 107
-7 810
-8 142

Estimated living cost  is ₽40072 per week

₽27120
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3278
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽549
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.
₽9124
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
₽44968
₽36943
₽47108
₽43870
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
7 321
-
53 500
-
income
1 464
-
10 700
-
total
1 464
-
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%.

46 179
53 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
46 179
53 500
-
-
withholding
2 309
2 675
-
-
total
2 309
2 675
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
3 773
2 675
10 700
535
After tax
49 727
50 825
42 800
52 965
Living cost
5 857
5 857
5 857
5 857
Free-cash
43 870
44 968
36 943
47 108

Estimated living cost  is ₽5857 per week

₽3630
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽487
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽161
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.
₽1579
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
₽41698
₽33673
₽43838
₽39986
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
11 409
-
53 500
-
income
2 282
-
10 700
-
total
2 282
-
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%.

42 091
53 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
42 091
53 500
-
-
withholding
2 105
2 675
-
-
total
2 105
2 675
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
4 387
2 675
10 700
535
After tax
49 113
50 825
42 800
52 965
Living cost
9 127
9 127
9 127
9 127
Free-cash
39 986
41 698
33 673
43 838

Estimated living cost  is ₽9127 per week

₽6176
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽383
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽306
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.
₽2261
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
-₽4345
₽8445
₽6304
₽6508
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
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
2 141
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.

-
-
-
6 972
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.

-
-
-
384
total
-
-
-
15 165
Employee

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

41 281
-
53 500
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

187
-
384
-
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.

3 395
-
6 972
-
total
9 250
-
13 024
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 219
53 500
-
-
trade
1 754
7 677
-
-
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.

101
441
-
-
chamber of commerce
143
205
-
-
income
1 833
8 025
-
-
total
3 831
16 348
-
-
Dividends
8 388
37 152
-
-
surtax

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

98
493
-
-
withholding
1 782
8 973
-
-
total
1 880
9 466
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
14 961
25 814
13 024
15 165
After tax
38 539
27 686
40 476
38 335
Living cost
32 031
32 031
32 031
32 031
Free-cash
6 508
-4 345
8 445
6 304

Estimated living cost  is ₽32031 per week

₽22096
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3446
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽464
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6024
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
₽2007
₽15346
₽12995
₽11183
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
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
2 351
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.

-
-
-
6 972
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.

-
-
-
384
total
-
-
-
15 375
Employee

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

31 733
-
53 500
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

49
-
384
-
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.

886
-
6 972
-
total
6 603
-
13 024
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
21 767
53 500
-
-
trade
3 428
8 426
-
-
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.

179
441
-
-
chamber of commerce
157
203
-
-
income
3 265
8 025
-
-
total
7 029
17 095
-
-
Dividends
14 737
36 405
-
-
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.

186
483
-
-
withholding
3 369
8 785
-
-
total
3 555
9 268
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
17 187
26 363
13 024
15 375
After tax
36 313
27 137
40 476
38 125
Living cost
25 130
25 130
25 130
25 130
Free-cash
11 183
2 007
15 346
12 995

Estimated living cost  is ₽25130 per week

₽15808
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2930
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽469
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.
₽5923
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
-₽5734
₽7883
₽5428
₽5924
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
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
2 455
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.

-
-
-
6 972
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.

-
-
-
384
total
-
-
-
15 479
Employee

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

42 074
-
53 500
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

198
-
384
-
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.

3 615
-
6 972
-
total
9 481
-
13 024
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
11 426
53 500
-
-
trade
1 880
8 801
-
-
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.

94
441
-
-
chamber of commerce
142
202
-
-
income
1 715
8 025
-
-
total
3 831
17 469
-
-
Dividends
7 595
36 031
-
-
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.

87
479
-
-
withholding
1 584
8 693
-
-
total
1 671
9 172
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
14 983
26 641
13 024
15 479
After tax
38 517
26 859
40 476
38 021
Living cost
32 593
32 593
32 593
32 593
Free-cash
5 924
-5 734
7 883
5 428

Estimated living cost  is ₽32593 per week

₽21798
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3437
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽487
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.
₽6871
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
-₽11422
₽2468
-₽92
₽2033
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
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
2 560
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.

-
-
-
6 972
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.

-
-
-
384
total
-
-
-
15 584
Employee

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

49 862
-
53 500
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
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.

323
-
384
-
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.

5 863
-
6 972
-
total
11 854
-
13 024
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 638
53 500
-
-
trade
623
9 176
-
-
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.

30
441
-
-
chamber of commerce
131
202
-
-
income
546
8 025
-
-
total
1 330
17 844
-
-
Dividends
2 308
35 657
-
-
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.

14
472
-
-
withholding
261
8 598
-
-
total
275
9 070
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
13 459
26 914
13 024
15 584
After tax
40 041
26 586
40 476
37 916
Living cost
38 008
38 008
38 008
38 008
Free-cash
2 033
-11 422
2 468
-92

Estimated living cost  is ₽38008 per week

₽27759
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3040
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽494
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.
₽6715
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
₽15016
₽9949
₽11111
₽12380
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
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
3 799
pensions
-
-
-
10 700
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
8 422
surtax
-
-
-
644
total
-
-
-
23 754
Employee
27 940
-
44 197
-
health
713
-
1 127
-
pensions
1 864
-
2 947
-
surtax
99
-
554
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 944
-
3 076
-
income
4 684
-
7 908
-
total
9 304
-
15 612
-
Employer
27 940
-
44 197
-
pensions
3 725
-
5 892
-
unemployment
886
-
1 401
-
health
1 271
-
2 011
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 882
-
9 304
-
Corporate
19 677
53 500
-
-
income
5 115
13 910
-
-
total
5 115
13 910
-
-
Dividends
14 562
39 590
-
-
withholding
2 184
5 939
-
-
total
2 184
5 939
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
22 485
19 849
24 916
23 754
After tax
31 015
33 651
28 584
29 746
Living cost
18 635
18 635
18 635
18 635
Free-cash
12 380
15 016
9 949
11 111

Estimated living cost  is ₽18635 per week

₽11251
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1620
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽433
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.
₽5333
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
₽15343
₽10276
₽11438
₽12762
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
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
3 799
pensions
-
-
-
10 700
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
8 422
surtax
-
-
-
644
total
-
-
-
23 754
Employee
27 437
-
44 197
-
health
701
-
1 127
-
pensions
1 830
-
2 947
-
surtax
90
-
554
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 910
-
3 076
-
income
4 599
-
7 908
-
total
9 130
-
15 612
-
Employer
27 437
-
44 197
-
pensions
3 657
-
5 892
-
unemployment
869
-
1 401
-
health
1 249
-
2 011
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 775
-
9 304
-
Corporate
20 288
53 500
-
-
income
5 274
13 910
-
-
total
5 274
13 910
-
-
Dividends
15 014
39 590
-
-
withholding
2 251
5 939
-
-
total
2 251
5 939
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
22 430
19 849
24 916
23 754
After tax
31 070
33 651
28 584
29 746
Living cost
18 308
18 308
18 308
18 308
Free-cash
12 762
15 343
10 276
11 438

Estimated living cost  is ₽18308 per week

₽11194
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1689
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.
₽5002
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
₽13999
₽14741
₽20789
₽14338
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.

23 491
9 349
44 770
-
health
1 644
654
3 134
-
pensions
2 349
935
4 477
-
unemployment
352
140
672
-
income
2 872
1 143
5 473
-
total
7 217
2 872
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.

23 491
9 349
44 770
-
pensions
4 581
1 823
8 730
-
total
4 581
1 823
8 730
-
Corporate
25 429
42 328
-
-
income
2 289
3 810
-
-
total
2 289
3 810
-
-
Dividends
23 140
38 518
-
-
withholding
4 397
7 319
-
-
social contributions
4 405
7 404
-
-
total
8 802
14 723
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
22 889
23 228
22 486
16 438
After tax
30 611
30 272
31 014
37 062
Living cost
16 273
16 273
16 273
16 273
Free-cash
14 338
13 999
14 741
20 789

Estimated living cost  is ₽16273 per week

₽11105
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1331
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽325
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.
₽3512
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
-₽8499
-₽8239
-₽8659
-₽17319
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
-
-
-
575
municipal
-
-
-
5 209
pensions
-
-
-
6 420
national
-
-
-
8 072
total
-
-
-
20 276
Employee
64 927
-
46 250
-
municipal
8 020
-
5 416
-
pensions
2 597
-
1 850
-
national
12 427
-
8 393
-
total
23 044
-
15 659
-
Employer
64 927
-
46 250
-
social contributions
698
-
497
-
pensions
5 194
-
3 700
-
total
5 892
-
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
28 936
20 116
19 856
20 276
After tax
24 564
33 384
33 644
33 224
Living cost
41 883
41 883
41 883
41 883
Free-cash
-17 319
-8 499
-8 239
-8 659

Estimated living cost  is ₽41883 per week

₽28468
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3893
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽627
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.
₽8895
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
-₽9812
-₽6001
-₽6001
-₽11400
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
-
-
-
4 137
income
-
-
-
8 102
total
-
-
-
12 239
Employee
64 899
-
53 500
-
social contributions
5 392
-
4 137
-
income
12 246
-
8 102
-
total
17 638
-
12 239
-
Employer
64 899
-
53 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
income
-
6 687
-
-
total
-
6 687
-
-
Dividends
-
46 813
-
-
withholding
-
9 363
-
-
total
-
9 363
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
17 638
16 050
12 239
12 239
After tax
35 862
37 450
41 261
41 261
Living cost
47 262
47 262
47 262
47 262
Free-cash
-11 400
-9 812
-6 001
-6 001

Estimated living cost  is ₽47262 per week

₽35956
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3851
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽452
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.
₽7003
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
-₽6464
-₽8940
-₽5919
-₽20236
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
regional
-
-
-
546
social contributions
-
-
-
13 761
municipal
-
-
-
318
national
-
-
-
9 785
total
-
-
-
24 410
Employee
73 736
-
53 500
-
regional
696
-
478
-
municipal
390
-
283
-
social contributions
24 864
-
18 040
-
national
12 777
-
8 630
-
total
38 727
-
27 431
-
Employer
73 736
-
53 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
53 500
-
-
nationa
-
12 840
-
-
municipal
-
2 086
-
-
total
-
14 926
-
-
Dividends
-
38 574
-
-
withholding
-
10 029
-
-
total
-
10 029
-
-
Income
53 500
53 500
53 500
53 500
Total tax
38 727
24 955
27 431
24 410
After tax
14 773
28 545
26 069
29 090
Living cost
35 009
35 009
35 009
35 009
Free-cash
-20 236
-6 464
-8 940
-5 919

Estimated living cost  is ₽35009 per week

₽24404
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2296
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.
₽7772
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
₽5771
₽3477
₽6479
₽3928
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
regional
-
-
-
807
social contributions
-
-
-
13 761
municipal
-
-
-
318
national
-
-
-
9 785
total
-
-
-
24 671
Employee
46 023
-
53 500
-
regional
620
-
720
-
municipal
244
-
283
-
social contributions
15 519
-
18 040
-
national
7 291
-
8 630
-
total
23 674
-
27 673
-
Employer
46 023
-
53 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 477
53 500
-
-
nationa
1 795
12 840
-
-
municipal
372
2 659