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
₽ 54000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽14209
₽17569
₽15732
₽20689
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
-
-
-
54 000
social contributions
-
-
-
11 879
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
11 879
Employee
29 853
-
46 754
-
social contributions
1 940
-
3 040
-
income
-
-
70
-
total
1 940
-
3 110
-
Employer
29 853
-
46 754
-
social contributions
4 627
-
7 246
-
total
4 627
-
7 246
-
Corporate
19 520
54 000
-
-
income
1 952
5 399
-
-
total
1 952
5 399
-
-
Dividends
17 568
48 601
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
8 519
5 399
10 356
11 879
After tax
45 481
48 601
43 644
42 121
Living cost
27 912
27 912
27 912
27 912
Free-cash
17 569
20 689
15 732
14 209

Estimated living cost  is ₽27912 per week

₽18048
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2104
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽525
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7235
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Graz , Austria
₽396
₽613
-₽8885
₽1398
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
-
-
-
54 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 695
health
-
-
-
4 130
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
217
pensions
-
-
-
9 990
income
-
-
-
3 947
total
-
-
-
23 979
Employee
40 590
37 005
41 931
-
unemployment
1 218
1 110
1 258
-
other
405
370
419
-
income
3 616
2 730
4 000
-
pensions
4 157
3 789
4 294
-
health
1 570
1 433
1 623
-
total
10 966
9 432
11 594
-
Employer
40 590
37 005
41 931
-
pensions
5 094
4 645
5 262
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 218
1 110
1 258
-
other
1 928
1 757
1 991
-
health
1 535
1 399
1 584
-
accident
527
481
544
-
unemployment
1 218
1 110
1 258
-
chamber of commerce
162
148
167
-
total
11 682
10 650
12 064
-
Corporate
3 524
6 345
38 410
-
income

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

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

881
1 586
9 602
-
total
881
1 586
9 602
-
Dividends
847
4 759
-
-
withholding
233
1 309
-
-
total
233
1 309
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
23 762
22 977
33 260
23 979
After tax
30 238
31 023
20 740
30 021
Living cost
29 625
29 625
29 625
29 625
Free-cash
613
1 398
-8 885
396

Estimated living cost  is ₽29625 per week

₽17771
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3026
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽529
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8300
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Vienna , Austria
-₽2881
-₽6822
-₽12024
-₽1794
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
-
-
-
54 000
surtax
-
-
-
183
unemployment
-
-
-
5 695
health
-
-
-
4 130
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
217
pensions
-
-
-
9 990
income
-
-
-
3 947
total
-
-
-
24 162
Employee
46 406
37 005
41 792
-
unemployment
1 392
1 110
1 253
-
other
463
370
418
-
income
5 283
2 730
3 961
-
pensions
4 752
3 789
4 280
-
health
1 796
1 433
1 618
-
total
13 686
9 432
11 530
-
Employer
46 406
37 005
41 792
-
pensions
5 824
4 645
5 244
-
surtax
183
183
183
-
payroll
1 392
1 110
1 253
-
other
2 204
1 757
1 986
-
health
1 753
1 399
1 579
-
accident
603
481
543
-
unemployment
1 392
1 110
1 253
-
chamber of commerce
185
148
167
-
total
13 536
10 833
12 208
-
Corporate
3 524
6 162
38 268
-
income

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

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

881
1 540
9 567
-
total
881
1 540
9 567
-
Dividends
-
4 621
-
-
withholding
-
1 270
-
-
total
-
1 270
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
28 103
23 075
33 305
24 162
After tax
25 897
30 925
20 695
29 838
Living cost
32 719
32 719
32 719
32 719
Free-cash
-6 822
-1 794
-12 024
-2 881

Estimated living cost  is ₽32719 per week

₽21822
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2791
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽537
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7568
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Brussels , Belgium
-₽4933
-₽31756
-₽10724
-₽3431
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
-
-
-
54 000
national
-
-
-
15 890
communal

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

-
-
-
2 860
social contributions
-
-
-
6 326
total
-
-
-
25 076
Employee

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

66 421
-
41 824
-
unemployment

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

578
-
363
-
national
20 420
-
11 041
-
communal

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

3 464
-
2 182
-
pensions

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

4 982
-
3 137
-
health

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

3 121
-
1 967
-
total
32 565
-
18 690
-
Employer

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

66 421
-
41 824
-
surtax
7 531
-
4 744
-
pensions

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

5 886
-
3 706
-
health

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

4 085
-
2 573
-
accident

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

863
-
543
-
unemployment

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

969
-
611
-
total
19 334
-
12 177
-
Corporate
-
54 000
-
-
income
-
10 800
-
-
surtax
-
217
-
-
total
-
11 017
-
-
Dividends
-
42 983
-
-
withholding

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

-
12 557
-
-
total
-
12 557
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
51 899
23 574
30 867
25 076
After tax
2 101
30 426
23 133
28 924
Living cost
33 857
33 857
33 857
33 857
Free-cash
-31 756
-3 431
-10 724
-4 933

Estimated living cost  is ₽33857 per week

₽21808
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2960
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽530
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8559
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₽21262
₽24536
₽22199
₽30194
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
-
-
-
54 000
unemployment
-
-
-
130
health
-
-
-
3 731
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 801
income
-
-
-
8 100
total
-
-
-
16 762
Employee
21 155
-
47 635
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
357
-
income
2 116
-
4 763
-
pensions

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

1 857
-
2 848
-
health
973
-
1 492
-
total
5 178
-
9 460
-
Employer
21 155
-
47 635
-
pensions

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

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

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
357
-
unemployment
127
-
195
-
total
4 150
-
6 365
-
Corporate
28 695
54 000
-
-
income
2 869
5 400
-
-
total
2 869
5 400
-
-
Dividends
25 826
48 600
-
-
withholding
1 291
2 430
-
-
total
1 291
2 430
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
13 488
7 830
15 825
16 762
After tax
40 512
46 170
38 175
37 238
Living cost
15 976
15 976
15 976
15 976
Free-cash
24 536
30 194
22 199
21 262

Estimated living cost  is ₽15976 per week

₽10566
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽915
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽381
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4114
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₽25062
₽29678
₽25999
₽33994
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
-
-
-
54 000
unemployment
-
-
-
130
health
-
-
-
3 731
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 801
income
-
-
-
8 100
total
-
-
-
16 762
Employee
16 123
-
47 635
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

178
-
357
-
income
1 612
-
4 763
-
pensions

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

1 416
-
2 848
-
health
742
-
1 492
-
total
3 948
-
9 460
-
Employer
16 123
-
47 635
-
pensions

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

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

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

178
-
357
-
unemployment
96
-
195
-
total
3 164
-
6 365
-
Corporate
34 713
54 000
-
-
income
3 471
5 400
-
-
total
3 471
5 400
-
-
Dividends
31 242
48 600
-
-
withholding
1 563
2 430
-
-
total
1 563
2 430
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
12 146
7 830
15 825
16 762
After tax
41 854
46 170
38 175
37 238
Living cost
12 176
12 176
12 176
12 176
Free-cash
29 678
33 994
25 999
25 062

Estimated living cost  is ₽12176 per week

₽7109
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽870
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽323
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3876
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₽20732
₽13198
₽15342
₽11503
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
-
-
-
54 000
health
-
-
-
1 376
social contributions
-
-
-
8 425
income
-
-
-
1 968
total
-
-
-
11 769
Employee
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
income
7 775
6 610
7 281
-
social contributions
2 700
5 926
4 069
-
health
553
1 214
833
-
total
11 028
13 750
12 183
-
Employer
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
social contributions
2 700
5 926
4 069
-
health
601
1 322
907
-
total
3 301
7 248
4 976
-
Corporate
18 173
-
-
-
income
2 271
-
-
-
total
2 271
-
-
-
Dividends
15 902
-
-
-
withholding
2 703
-
-
-
total
2 703
-
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
19 303
20 998
17 159
11 769
After tax
34 697
33 002
36 841
42 231
Living cost
21 499
21 499
21 499
21 499
Free-cash
13 198
11 503
15 342
20 732

Estimated living cost  is ₽21499 per week

₽12885
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2109
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽476
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6030
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₽12113
₽5780
₽6723
₽2884
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
-
-
-
54 000
health
-
-
-
1 376
social contributions
-
-
-
8 425
income
-
-
-
1 968
total
-
-
-
11 769
Employee
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
income
7 498
6 610
7 281
-
social contributions
3 470
5 926
4 069
-
health
710
1 214
833
-
total
11 678
13 750
12 183
-
Employer
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
social contributions
3 470
5 926
4 069
-
health
774
1 322
907
-
total
4 244
7 248
4 976
-
Corporate
7 961
-
-
-
income
996
-
-
-
total
996
-
-
-
Dividends
6 965
-
-
-
withholding
1 184
-
-
-
total
1 184
-
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
18 102
20 998
17 159
11 769
After tax
35 898
33 002
36 841
42 231
Living cost
30 118
30 118
30 118
30 118
Free-cash
5 780
2 884
6 723
12 113

Estimated living cost  is ₽30118 per week

₽20589
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2352
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽506
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6671
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₽4824
₽8040
₽5926
₽15702
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
-
-
-
54 000
health
-
-
-
7 290
social contributions
-
-
-
15 768
income
-
-
-
4 641
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
27 699
Employee
31 583
-
40 298
-
income
3 790
-
4 836
-
social contributions
2 053
-
2 619
-
health
4 264
-
5 440
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
10 107
-
12 895
-
Employer
31 583
-
40 298
-
social contributions
7 896
-
10 075
-
health
2 842
-
3 627
-
total
10 738
-
13 702
-
Corporate
11 679
54 000
-
-
income
2 219
10 260
-
-
total
2 219
10 260
-
-
Dividends
9 460
43 740
-
-
withholding
1 419
6 561
-
-
total
1 419
6 561
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
24 483
16 821
26 597
27 699
After tax
29 517
37 179
27 403
26 301
Living cost
21 477
21 477
21 477
21 477
Free-cash
8 040
15 702
5 926
4 824

Estimated living cost  is ₽21477 per week

₽14918
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1528
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽422
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4609
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
-₽164
₽1272
₽938
₽10714
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
-
-
-
54 000
health
-
-
-
7 290
social contributions
-
-
-
15 768
income
-
-
-
4 641
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
27 699
Employee
38 919
-
40 298
-
income
4 670
-
4 836
-
social contributions
2 530
-
2 619
-
health
5 254
-
5 440
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 454
-
12 895
-
Employer
38 919
-
40 298
-
social contributions
9 730
-
10 075
-
health
3 503
-
3 627
-
total
13 233
-
13 702
-
Corporate
1 849
54 000
-
-
income
351
10 260
-
-
total
351
10 260
-
-
Dividends
1 498
43 740
-
-
withholding
225
6 561
-
-
total
225
6 561
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
26 263
16 821
26 597
27 699
After tax
27 737
37 179
27 403
26 301
Living cost
26 465
26 465
26 465
26 465
Free-cash
1 272
10 714
938
-164

Estimated living cost  is ₽26465 per week

₽19681
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1466
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽458
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4860
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
-₽9823
-₽148866
-₽148866
-₽148866
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
-
-
-
54 000
national
-
-
-
5 131
pensions
-
-
-
807
municipal
-
-
-
8 788
labour market
-
-
-
4 255
total
-
-
-
18 981
Employee
189 268
189 268
189 268
-
municipal
40 303
40 303
40 303
-
national
23 122
23 122
23 122
-
pensions
269
269
269
-
labour market
15 120
15 120
15 120
-
total
78 814
78 814
78 814
-
Employer
189 268
189 268
189 268
-
pensions
538
538
538
-
labour market
15 141
15 141
15 141
-
municipal
40 368
40 368
40 368
-
national
23 163
23 163
23 163
-
total
79 210
79 210
79 210
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
158 024
158 024
158 024
18 981
After tax
-104 024
-104 024
-104 024
35 019
Living cost
44 842
44 842
44 842
44 842
Free-cash
-148 866
-148 866
-148 866
-9 823

Estimated living cost  is ₽44842 per week

₽30690
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3967
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽690
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9495
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₽7429
₽15002
₽9311
₽20772
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
-
-
-
54 000
health
-
-
-
7 020
pensions
-
-
-
10 800
income
-
-
-
6 323
total
-
-
-
24 143
Employee
26 342
-
40 358
-
unemployment
421
-
645
-
income
2 966
-
7 170
-
pensions
527
-
807
-
total
3 914
-
8 622
-
Employer
26 342
-
40 358
-
pensions
5 269
-
8 071
-
health
3 424
-
5 246
-
unemployment
211
-
322
-
total
8 904
-
13 639
-
Corporate
18 754
54 000
-
-
income
3 752
10 800
-
-
total
3 752
10 800
-
-
Dividends
15 002
43 200
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
16 570
10 800
22 261
24 143
After tax
37 430
43 200
31 739
29 857
Living cost
22 428
22 428
22 428
22 428
Free-cash
15 002
20 772
9 311
7 429

Estimated living cost  is ₽22428 per week

₽15383
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1336
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽451
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5258
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₽6120
-₽4071
-₽2348
₽1634
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

-
-
-
54 000
national
-
-
-
2 145
health
-
-
-
444
municipal
-
-
-
9 641
total
-
-
-
12 230
Employee
48 854
-
45 425
-
unemployment
733
-
682
-
municipal
8 002
-
7 445
-
national
807
-
620
-
pensions
3 297
-
3 066
-
health
365
-
312
-
total
13 204
-
12 125
-
Employer
48 854
-
45 425
-
pensions
8 476
-
7 882
-
health
375
-
349
-
accident
49
-
46
-
unemployment
317
-
296
-
total
9 217
-
8 573
-
Corporate
-
54 000
-
-
income
-
10 800
-
-
total
-
10 800
-
-
Dividends

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

-
32 400
-
-
municipal
-
5 833
-
-
national
-
83
-
-
total
-
5 916
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
22 421
16 716
20 698
12 230
After tax
31 579
37 284
33 302
41 770
Living cost
35 650
35 650
35 650
35 650
Free-cash
-4 071
1 634
-2 348
6 120

Estimated living cost  is ₽35650 per week

₽23287
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3429
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽567
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8368
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Marseille , France
₽3723
₽3755
₽4184
-₽1406
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
-
-
-
54 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
467
pensions
-
-
-
15 523
social contributions
-
-
-
1 540
income
-
-
-
2 451
other
-
-
-
1 674
total
-
-
-
21 655
Employee
35 475
-
41 147
-
income
1 829
-
2 515
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 011
-
1 174
-
pensions
4 012
-
4 654
-
total
6 852
-
8 343
-
Employer
35 475
-
41 147
-
pensions
5 829
-
6 760
-
social contributions
106
-
123
-
other
1 225
-
1 420
-
health
2 483
-
2 881
-
unemployment
1 436
-
1 667
-
total
11 079
-
12 851
-
Corporate
7 447
54 000
-
-
income
2 085
15 121
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 085
15 121
-
-
Dividends
5 362
38 879
-
-
withholding
685
4 976
-
-
social contributions
922
6 687
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 607
11 663
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
21 623
26 784
21 194
21 655
After tax
32 377
27 216
32 806
32 345
Living cost
28 622
28 622
28 622
28 622
Free-cash
3 755
-1 406
4 184
3 723

Estimated living cost  is ₽28622 per week

₽16599
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2908
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽543
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8573
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₽576
₽931
₽1037
-₽4553
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
-
-
-
54 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
467
pensions
-
-
-
15 523
social contributions
-
-
-
1 540
income
-
-
-
2 451
other
-
-
-
1 674
total
-
-
-
21 655
Employee
39 741
-
41 147
-
income
2 345
-
2 515
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 133
-
1 174
-
pensions
4 493
-
4 654
-
total
7 971
-
8 343
-
Employer
39 741
-
41 147
-
pensions
6 529
-
6 760
-
social contributions
120
-
123
-
other
1 371
-
1 420
-
health
2 782
-
2 881
-
unemployment
1 609
-
1 667
-
total
12 411
-
12 851
-
Corporate
1 848
54 000
-
-
income
518
15 121
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
518
15 121
-
-
Dividends
1 330
38 879
-
-
withholding
171
4 976
-
-
social contributions
229
6 687
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
400
11 663
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
21 300
26 784
21 194
21 655
After tax
32 700
27 216
32 806
32 345
Living cost
31 769
31 769
31 769
31 769
Free-cash
931
-4 553
1 037
576

Estimated living cost  is ₽31769 per week

₽20032
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2583
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽541
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8615
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
-₽12504
-₽22321
-₽12043
-₽17633
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
-
-
-
54 000
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
467
pensions
-
-
-
15 523
social contributions
-
-
-
1 540
income
-
-
-
2 451
other
-
-
-
1 674
total
-
-
-
21 655
Employee
58 158
-
41 147
-
income
5 074
-
2 515
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 656
-
1 174
-
pensions
6 578
-
4 654
-
total
13 308
-
8 343
-
Employer
58 158
-
41 147
-
pensions
9 556
-
6 760
-
social contributions
174
-
123
-
other
2 007
-
1 420
-
health
4 071
-
2 881
-
unemployment
2 356
-
1 667
-
total
18 164
-
12 851
-
Corporate
-
54 000
-
-
income
-
15 121
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
15 121
-
-
Dividends
-
38 879
-
-
withholding
-
4 976
-
-
social contributions
-
6 687
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
11 663
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
31 472
26 784
21 194
21 655
After tax
22 528
27 216
32 806
32 345
Living cost
44 849
44 849
44 849
44 849
Free-cash
-22 321
-17 633
-12 043
-12 504

Estimated living cost  is ₽44849 per week

₽30353
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3669
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽615
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽10212
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₽47511
₽44236
₽37251
₽45351
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%.

-
-
-
54 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
540
total
-
-
-
540
Employee
7 436
-
54 000
-
income
1 487
-
10 800
-
total
1 487
-
10 800
-
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%.

46 564
54 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
46 564
54 000
-
-
withholding
2 328
2 700
-
-
total
2 328
2 700
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
3 815
2 700
10 800
540
After tax
50 185
51 300
43 200
53 460
Living cost
5 949
5 949
5 949
5 949
Free-cash
44 236
45 351
37 251
47 511

Estimated living cost  is ₽5949 per week

₽3687
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽495
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽164
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽1604
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Tbilisi , Georgia
₽44190
₽40291
₽33930
₽42030
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%.

-
-
-
54 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
540
total
-
-
-
540
Employee
11 588
-
54 000
-
income
2 318
-
10 800
-
total
2 318
-
10 800
-
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%.

42 412
54 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
42 412
54 000
-
-
withholding
2 121
2 700
-
-
total
2 121
2 700
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
4 439
2 700
10 800
540
After tax
49 561
51 300
43 200
53 460
Living cost
9 270
9 270
9 270
9 270
Free-cash
40 291
42 030
33 930
44 190

Estimated living cost  is ₽9270 per week

₽6273
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽389
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽311
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽2297
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Berlin , Germany
₽3894
₽4267
₽5448
-₽7881
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.

-
-
-
54 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
331
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 344
income

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

-
-
-
6 027
trade
-
-
-
1 554
total
-
-
-
14 256
Employee

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

46 202
-
54 000
-
income

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

3 799
-
6 027
-
surtax

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

210
-
331
-
health

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

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

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
10 353
-
12 702
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
7 798
54 000
-
-
trade
1 119
7 750
-
-
income
1 170
8 101
-
-
chamber of commerce
152
220
-
-
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
446
-
-
total
2 506
16 517
-
-
Dividends
5 292
37 484
-
-
withholding
971
9 019
-
-
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
495
-
-
total
1 024
9 514
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
13 883
26 031
12 702
14 256
After tax
40 117
27 969
41 298
39 744
Living cost
35 850
35 850
35 850
35 850
Free-cash
4 267
-7 881
5 448
3 894

Estimated living cost  is ₽35850 per week

₽24730
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3857
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽520
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6742
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dresden , Germany
₽11466
₽9561
₽13172
-₽714
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.

-
-
-
54 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
331
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 344
income

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

-
-
-
6 027
trade
-
-
-
1 706
total
-
-
-
14 408
Employee

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

35 516
-
54 000
-
income

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

992
-
6 027
-
surtax

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

55
-
331
-
health

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

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

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
7 391
-
12 702
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
18 484
54 000
-
-
trade
2 911
8 506
-
-
income
2 772
8 101
-
-
chamber of commerce
167
219
-
-
surtax

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

153
446
-
-
total
6 003
17 272
-
-
Dividends
12 480
36 729
-
-
withholding
2 767
8 830
-
-
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.

152
486
-
-
total
2 919
9 316
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
16 313
26 588
12 702
14 408
After tax
37 687
27 412
41 298
39 592
Living cost
28 126
28 126
28 126
28 126
Free-cash
9 561
-714
13 172
11 466

Estimated living cost  is ₽28126 per week

₽17692
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3279
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽525
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6629
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Hamburg , Germany
₽3038
₽3708
₽4820
-₽9343
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.

-
-
-
54 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
331
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 344
income

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

-
-
-
6 027
trade
-
-
-
1 782
total
-
-
-
14 484
Employee

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

47 090
-
54 000
-
income

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

4 046
-
6 027
-
surtax

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

222
-
331
-
health

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

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

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
10 612
-
12 702
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
6 910
54 000
-
-
trade
1 137
8 883
-
-
income
1 036
8 101
-
-
chamber of commerce
152
219
-
-
surtax

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

56
446
-
-
total
2 381
17 649
-
-
Dividends
4 530
36 352
-
-
withholding
779
8 735
-
-
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.

42
481
-
-
total
821
9 216
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
13 814
26 865
12 702
14 484
After tax
40 186
27 135
41 298
39 516
Living cost
36 478
36 478
36 478
36 478
Free-cash
3 708
-9 343
4 820
3 038

Estimated living cost  is ₽36478 per week

₽24397
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3847
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽544
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7690
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Munich , Germany
-₽3097
-₽1805
-₽1240
-₽15682
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.

-
-
-
54 000
surtax

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

-
-
-
331
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 344
income

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

-
-
-
6 027
trade
-
-
-
1 857
total
-
-
-
14 559
Employee

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

55 805
-
54 000
-
income

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

6 562
-
6 027
-
surtax

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

361
-
331
-
health

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

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

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
13 267
-
12 702
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
54 000
-
-
trade
-
9 262
-
-
income
-
8 101
-
-
chamber of commerce
-
217
-
-
surtax

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

-
446
-
-
total
-
18 026
-
-
Dividends
-
35 975
-
-
withholding
-
8 642
-
-
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.

-
476
-
-
total
-
9 118
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
13 267
27 144
12 702
14 559
After tax
40 733
26 856
41 298
39 441
Living cost
42 538
42 538
42 538
42 538
Free-cash
-1 805
-15 682
-1 240
-3 097

Estimated living cost  is ₽42538 per week

₽31068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3403
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽553
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7516
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Athens , Greece
₽9609
₽10158
₽8449
₽13109
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
-
-
-
54 000
surtax
-
-
-
506
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
3 834
pensions
-
-
-
10 800
income
-
-
-
8 183
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 534
Employee
31 271
-
44 608
-
unemployment
2 176
-
3 105
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 242
-
7 672
-
surtax
111
-
418
-
pensions
2 086
-
2 974
-
health
798
-
1 137
-
total
10 413
-
15 306
-
Employer
31 271
-
44 608
-
pensions
4 169
-
5 945
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 422
-
2 030
-
unemployment
992
-
1 413
-
total
6 583
-
9 388
-
Corporate
16 146
54 000
-
-
income
4 197
14 041
-
-
total
4 197
14 041
-
-
Dividends
11 948
39 959
-
-
withholding
1 792
5 993
-
-
total
1 792
5 993
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
22 985
20 034
24 694
23 534
After tax
31 015
33 966
29 306
30 466
Living cost
20 857
20 857
20 857
20 857
Free-cash
10 158
13 109
8 449
9 609

Estimated living cost  is ₽20857 per week

₽12592
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1813
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽485
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5968
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₽9976
₽10588
₽8816
₽13476
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
-
-
-
54 000
surtax
-
-
-
506
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
3 834
pensions
-
-
-
10 800
income
-
-
-
8 183
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 534
Employee
30 707
-
44 608
-
unemployment
2 137
-
3 105
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 147
-
7 672
-
surtax
100
-
418
-
pensions
2 048
-
2 974
-
health
784
-
1 137
-
total
10 216
-
15 306
-
Employer
30 707
-
44 608
-
pensions
4 093
-
5 945
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 397
-
2 030
-
unemployment
973
-
1 413
-
total
6 463
-
9 388
-
Corporate
16 829
54 000
-
-
income
4 375
14 041
-
-
total
4 375
14 041
-
-
Dividends
12 454
39 959
-
-
withholding
1 868
5 993
-
-
total
1 868
5 993
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
22 922
20 034
24 694
23 534
After tax
31 078
33 966
29 306
30 466
Living cost
20 490
20 490
20 490
20 490
Free-cash
10 588
13 476
8 816
9 976

Estimated living cost  is ₽20490 per week

₽12529
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1891
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽472
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5598
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₽18839
₽12416
₽12734
₽12030
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
-
-
-
54 000
unemployment
-
-
-
810
health
-
-
-
3 780
pensions
-
-
-
5 400
income
-
-
-
6 602
total
-
-
-
16 592
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

26 805
10 668
45 188
-
unemployment
402
160
678
-
income
3 277
1 304
5 524
-
pensions
2 681
1 067
4 519
-
health
1 876
747
3 163
-
total
8 236
3 278
13 884
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

26 805
10 668
45 188
-
pensions
5 227
2 080
8 812
-
total
5 227
2 080
8 812
-
Corporate
21 967
41 252
-
-
income
1 977
3 713
-
-
total
1 977
3 713
-
-
Dividends
19 990
37 539
-
-
withholding
3 798
7 132
-
-
social contributions
3 776
7 198
-
-
total
7 574
14 330
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
23 014
23 401
22 696
16 592
After tax
30 986
30 599
31 304
37 408
Living cost
18 570
18 570
18 570
18 570
Free-cash
12 416
12 030
12 734
18 839

Estimated living cost  is ₽18570 per week

₽12672
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1519
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽371
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4007
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
-₽11145
-₽21819
-₽10722
-₽11145
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
-
-
-
54 000
national
-
-
-
8 049
pensions
-
-
-
6 480
social contributions
-
-
-
580
municipal
-
-
-
5 195
total
-
-
-
20 304
Employee
69 511
-
46 683
-
municipal
8 586
-
5 404
-
national
13 304
-
8 373
-
pensions
2 780
-
1 867
-
total
24 670
-
15 644
-
Employer
69 511
-
46 683
-
pensions
5 561
-
3 735
-
social contributions
747
-
502
-
total
6 308
-
4 237
-
Corporate
-
54 000
-
-
income

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

-
10 800
-
-
total
-
10 800
-
-
Dividends
-
43 200
-
-
withholding
-
9 504
-
-
total
-
9 504
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
30 978
20 304
19 881
20 304
After tax
23 022
33 696
34 119
33 696
Living cost
44 841
44 841
44 841
44 841
Free-cash
-21 819
-11 145
-10 722
-11 145

Estimated living cost  is ₽44841 per week

₽30478
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4168
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽671
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9524
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dublin , Ireland
-₽10772
-₽18635
-₽10772
-₽15096
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
-
-
-
54 000
social contributions
-
-
-
3 984
income
-
-
-
7 893
total
-
-
-
11 877
Employee
72 635
-
54 000
-
social contributions
6 034
-
3 984
-
income
13 706
-
7 893
-
total
19 740
-
11 877
-
Employer
72 635
-
54 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
54 000
-
-
income
-
6 751
-
-
total
-
6 751
-
-
Dividends
-
47 249
-
-
withholding
-
9 450
-
-
total
-
9 450
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
19 740
16 201
11 877
11 877
After tax
34 260
37 799
42 123
42 123
Living cost
52 895
52 895
52 895
52 895
Free-cash
-18 635
-15 096
-10 772
-10 772

Estimated living cost  is ₽52895 per week

₽40242
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽4310
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽506
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7838
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Milan , Italy
-₽9707
-₽28526
-₽12754
-₽10372
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
-
-
-
54 000
national
-
-
-
9 773
regional
-
-
-
542
social contributions
-
-
-
13 889
municipal
-
-
-
321
total
-
-
-
24 525
Employee
82 526
-
54 000
-
municipal
437
-
285
-
national
14 300
-
8 606
-
social contributions
27 828
-
18 208
-
regional
779
-
473
-
total
43 344
-
27 572
-
Employer
82 526
-
54 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
54 000
-
-
nationa
-
12 961
-
-
municipal
-
2 106
-
-
total
-
15 067
-
-
Dividends
-
38 934
-
-
withholding
-
10 123
-
-
total
-
10 123
-
-
Income
54 000
54 000
54 000
54 000
Total tax
43 344
25 190
27 572
24 525
After tax
10 656
28 810
26 428
29 475
Living cost
39 182
39 182
39 182
39 182
Free-cash
-28 526
-10 372
-12 754
-9 707

Estimated living cost  is ₽39182 per week

₽27313
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2569
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽601
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8698
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₽4188
₽1311
₽1160
₽3369
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
-
-
-
54 000
national
-
-
-
9 773
regional
-
-
-
815
social contributions
-
-
-
13 889
municipal
-
-
-
321
total
-
-
-
24 798
Employee
51 509
-
54 000
-
municipal
273
-
285
-
national
8 160
-
8 606
-
social contributions
17 369
-
18 208
-
regional
693
-
727
-
total
26 495
-
27 826
-
Employer
51 509
-
54 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
2 491
54 000
-
-
nationa
597
12 961
-
-
municipal
123