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
₽ 54500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽15382
₽18976
₽16911
₽21998
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
-
-
-
54 500
social contributions
-
-
-
11 989
income
-
-
-
77
total
-
-
-
12 066
Employee
28 933
-
47 185
-
social contributions
1 880
-
3 067
-
income
-
-
157
-
total
1 880
-
3 224
-
Employer
28 933
-
47 185
-
social contributions
4 485
-
7 313
-
total
4 485
-
7 313
-
Corporate
21 082
54 500
-
-
income
2 107
5 450
-
-
total
2 107
5 450
-
-
Dividends
18 975
49 050
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
8 472
5 450
10 537
12 066
After tax
46 028
49 050
43 963
42 434
Living cost
27 052
27 052
27 052
27 052
Free-cash
18 976
21 998
16 911
15 382

Estimated living cost  is ₽27052 per week

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

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

Graz , Austria
₽1413
₽2087
-₽8140
₽2533
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
-
-
-
54 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
4 169
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
219
pensions
-
-
-
10 083
income
-
-
-
4 384
total
-
-
-
24 375
Employee
39 340
35 865
42 321
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
1 269
-
other
393
359
424
-
income
3 504
2 645
4 358
-
pensions
4 029
3 672
4 335
-
health
1 522
1 388
1 638
-
total
10 628
9 140
12 024
-
Employer
39 340
35 865
42 321
-
pensions
4 937
4 502
5 311
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 180
1 076
1 269
-
other
1 868
1 703
2 010
-
health
1 488
1 356
1 600
-
accident
511
466
550
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
1 269
-
chamber of commerce
157
143
169
-
total
11 321
10 322
12 178
-
Corporate
3 839
8 313
38 906
-
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.

960
2 078
9 726
-
total
960
2 078
9 726
-
Dividends
2 879
6 235
-
-
withholding
792
1 715
-
-
total
792
1 715
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
23 701
23 255
33 928
24 375
After tax
30 799
31 245
20 572
30 125
Living cost
28 712
28 712
28 712
28 712
Free-cash
2 087
2 533
-8 140
1 413

Estimated living cost  is ₽28712 per week

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

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

Vienna , Austria
-₽1764
-₽4448
-₽11181
-₽562
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
-
-
-
54 500
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
4 169
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
219
pensions
-
-
-
10 083
income
-
-
-
4 384
total
-
-
-
24 553
Employee
44 976
35 865
42 181
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
1 266
-
other
449
359
422
-
income
5 120
2 645
4 319
-
pensions
4 606
3 672
4 319
-
health
1 740
1 388
1 633
-
total
13 264
9 140
11 959
-
Employer
44 976
35 865
42 181
-
pensions
5 644
4 502
5 294
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 349
1 076
1 266
-
other
2 137
1 703
2 003
-
health
1 699
1 356
1 595
-
accident
584
466
548
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
1 266
-
chamber of commerce
179
143
169
-
total
13 119
10 500
12 319
-
Corporate
3 416
8 136
38 766
-
income

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

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

854
2 034
9 692
-
total
854
2 034
9 692
-
Dividends
-
6 101
-
-
withholding
-
1 677
-
-
total
-
1 677
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
27 237
23 351
33 970
24 553
After tax
27 263
31 149
20 530
29 947
Living cost
31 711
31 711
31 711
31 711
Free-cash
-4 448
-562
-11 181
-1 764

Estimated living cost  is ₽31711 per week

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

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

Brussels , Belgium
-₽3944
-₽28614
-₽9602
-₽2118
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
-
-
-
54 500
national
-
-
-
16 171
communal

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

-
-
-
2 874
social contributions
-
-
-
6 585
total
-
-
-
25 630
Employee

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

64 375
-
42 214
-
unemployment

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

560
-
367
-
national
19 791
-
11 285
-
communal

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

3 358
-
2 201
-
pensions

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

4 828
-
3 166
-
health

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

3 025
-
1 983
-
total
31 562
-
19 002
-
Employer

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

64 375
-
42 214
-
surtax
7 299
-
4 785
-
pensions

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

5 704
-
3 740
-
health

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

3 959
-
2 596
-
accident

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

837
-
548
-
unemployment

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

939
-
617
-
total
18 738
-
12 286
-
Corporate
-
54 500
-
-
income
-
10 899
-
-
surtax
-
219
-
-
total
-
11 118
-
-
Dividends
-
43 382
-
-
withholding

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

-
12 686
-
-
total
-
12 686
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
50 300
23 804
31 288
25 630
After tax
4 200
30 696
23 212
28 870
Living cost
32 814
32 814
32 814
32 814
Free-cash
-28 614
-2 118
-9 602
-3 944

Estimated living cost  is ₽32814 per week

₽21136
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2869
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽514
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8295
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₽22423
₽25606
₽23436
₽31099
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
-
-
-
54 500
unemployment
-
-
-
126
health
-
-
-
3 619
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 658
income
-
-
-
8 175
total
-
-
-
16 578
Employee
20 524
-
48 325
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

226
-
346
-
income
2 053
-
4 833
-
pensions

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

1 802
-
2 763
-
health
944
-
1 448
-
total
5 025
-
9 390
-
Employer
20 524
-
48 325
-
pensions

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

2 262
-
3 468
-
health
1 416
-
2 172
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

226
-
346
-
unemployment
123
-
189
-
total
4 027
-
6 175
-
Corporate
29 950
54 500
-
-
income
2 995
5 450
-
-
total
2 995
5 450
-
-
Dividends
26 955
49 050
-
-
withholding
1 348
2 452
-
-
total
1 348
2 452
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
13 395
7 902
15 565
16 578
After tax
41 105
46 598
38 935
37 922
Living cost
15 499
15 499
15 499
15 499
Free-cash
25 606
31 099
23 436
22 423

Estimated living cost  is ₽15499 per week

₽10251
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽887
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽370
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.
₽3992
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
₽26109
₽30600
₽27122
₽34785
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
-
-
-
54 500
unemployment
-
-
-
126
health
-
-
-
3 619
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 658
income
-
-
-
8 175
total
-
-
-
16 578
Employee
15 642
-
48 325
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
346
-
income
1 564
-
4 833
-
pensions

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

1 373
-
2 763
-
health
719
-
1 448
-
total
3 828
-
9 390
-
Employer
15 642
-
48 325
-
pensions

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

1 724
-
3 468
-
health
1 080
-
2 172
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
346
-
unemployment
94
-
189
-
total
3 070
-
6 175
-
Corporate
35 788
54 500
-
-
income
3 579
5 450
-
-
total
3 579
5 450
-
-
Dividends
32 209
49 050
-
-
withholding
1 610
2 452
-
-
total
1 610
2 452
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
12 087
7 902
15 565
16 578
After tax
42 413
46 598
38 935
37 922
Living cost
11 813
11 813
11 813
11 813
Free-cash
30 600
34 785
27 122
26 109

Estimated living cost  is ₽11813 per week

₽6897
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽844
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽313
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.
₽3760
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
₽21510
₽14364
₽16695
₽13313
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
-
-
-
54 500
health
-
-
-
1 390
social contributions
-
-
-
8 502
income
-
-
-
2 261
total
-
-
-
12 153
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 535
6 406
6 997
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
4 107
-
health
536
1 177
842
-
total
10 687
13 326
11 946
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
4 107
-
health
582
1 281
915
-
total
3 198
7 024
5 022
-
Corporate
19 777
-
-
-
income
2 473
-
-
-
total
2 473
-
-
-
Dividends
17 304
-
-
-
withholding
2 941
-
-
-
total
2 941
-
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
19 299
20 350
16 968
12 153
After tax
35 201
34 150
37 532
42 347
Living cost
20 837
20 837
20 837
20 837
Free-cash
14 364
13 313
16 695
21 510

Estimated living cost  is ₽20837 per week

₽12488
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2044
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽461
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5844
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₽13157
₽7174
₽8342
₽4960
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
-
-
-
54 500
health
-
-
-
1 390
social contributions
-
-
-
8 502
income
-
-
-
2 261
total
-
-
-
12 153
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 267
6 406
6 997
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
4 107
-
health
688
1 177
842
-
total
11 318
13 326
11 946
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
4 107
-
health
750
1 281
915
-
total
4 113
7 024
5 022
-
Corporate
9 879
-
-
-
income
1 235
-
-
-
total
1 235
-
-
-
Dividends
8 645
-
-
-
withholding
1 470
-
-
-
total
1 470
-
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
18 136
20 350
16 968
12 153
After tax
36 364
34 150
37 532
42 347
Living cost
29 190
29 190
29 190
29 190
Free-cash
7 174
4 960
8 342
13 157

Estimated living cost  is ₽29190 per week

₽19954
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2280
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽490
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6466
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₽5765
₽9330
₽6876
₽16743
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
-
-
-
54 500
health
-
-
-
7 357
social contributions
-
-
-
15 914
income
-
-
-
4 684
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
27 955
Employee
30 558
-
40 672
-
income
3 667
-
4 881
-
social contributions
1 986
-
2 644
-
health
4 125
-
5 491
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 778
-
13 016
-
Employer
30 558
-
40 672
-
social contributions
7 640
-
10 168
-
health
2 750
-
3 660
-
total
10 390
-
13 828
-
Corporate
13 552
54 500
-
-
income
2 575
10 355
-
-
total
2 575
10 355
-
-
Dividends
10 977
44 145
-
-
withholding
1 647
6 622
-
-
total
1 647
6 622
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
24 390
16 977
26 844
27 955
After tax
30 110
37 523
27 656
26 545
Living cost
20 780
20 780
20 780
20 780
Free-cash
9 330
16 743
6 876
5 765

Estimated living cost  is ₽20780 per week

₽14434
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1478
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽409
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4459
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
₽939
₽2781
₽2050
₽11917
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
-
-
-
54 500
health
-
-
-
7 357
social contributions
-
-
-
15 914
income
-
-
-
4 684
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
27 955
Employee
37 656
-
40 672
-
income
4 519
-
4 881
-
social contributions
2 448
-
2 644
-
health
5 084
-
5 491
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 051
-
13 016
-
Employer
37 656
-
40 672
-
social contributions
9 414
-
10 168
-
health
3 389
-
3 660
-
total
12 803
-
13 828
-
Corporate
4 041
54 500
-
-
income
768
10 355
-
-
total
768
10 355
-
-
Dividends
3 273
44 145
-
-
withholding
491
6 622
-
-
total
491
6 622
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
26 113
16 977
26 844
27 955
After tax
28 387
37 523
27 656
26 545
Living cost
25 606
25 606
25 606
25 606
Free-cash
2 781
11 917
2 050
939

Estimated living cost  is ₽25606 per week

₽19042
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1418
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽443
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4702
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
-₽8250
-₽142091
-₽142091
-₽142091
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
-
-
-
54 500
national
-
-
-
5 235
pensions
-
-
-
782
municipal
-
-
-
8 981
labour market
-
-
-
4 297
total
-
-
-
19 295
Employee
183 415
183 415
183 415
-
municipal
39 057
39 057
39 057
-
national
22 407
22 407
22 407
-
pensions
261
261
261
-
labour market
14 652
14 652
14 652
-
total
76 377
76 377
76 377
-
Employer
183 415
183 415
183 415
-
pensions
521
521
521
-
labour market
14 673
14 673
14 673
-
municipal
39 119
39 119
39 119
-
national
22 446
22 446
22 446
-
total
76 759
76 759
76 759
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
153 136
153 136
153 136
19 295
After tax
-98 636
-98 636
-98 636
35 205
Living cost
43 455
43 455
43 455
43 455
Free-cash
-142 091
-142 091
-142 091
-8 250

Estimated living cost  is ₽43455 per week

₽29741
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3844
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽668
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.
₽9201
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
₽8199
₽16273
₽10096
₽21864
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
-
-
-
54 500
health
-
-
-
7 086
pensions
-
-
-
10 899
income
-
-
-
6 579
total
-
-
-
24 564
Employee
25 530
-
40 731
-
unemployment
408
-
652
-
income
2 874
-
7 434
-
pensions
511
-
815
-
total
3 793
-
8 901
-
Employer
25 530
-
40 731
-
pensions
5 106
-
8 146
-
health
3 318
-
5 294
-
unemployment
205
-
326
-
total
8 629
-
13 766
-
Corporate
20 340
54 500
-
-
income
4 068
10 899
-
-
total
4 068
10 899
-
-
Dividends
16 272
43 601
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
16 490
10 899
22 667
24 564
After tax
38 010
43 601
31 833
29 936
Living cost
21 737
21 737
21 737
21 737
Free-cash
16 273
21 864
10 096
8 199

Estimated living cost  is ₽21737 per week

₽14909
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1295
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽437
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5096
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₽7313
-₽1782
-₽1030
₽3005
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

-
-
-
54 500
national
-
-
-
2 446
health
-
-
-
463
municipal
-
-
-
9 726
total
-
-
-
12 635
Employee
47 349
-
45 848
-
unemployment
710
-
688
-
municipal
7 755
-
7 513
-
national
782
-
700
-
pensions
3 195
-
3 095
-
health
354
-
330
-
total
12 796
-
12 326
-
Employer
47 349
-
45 848
-
pensions
8 215
-
7 955
-
health
364
-
354
-
accident
48
-
46
-
unemployment
307
-
297
-
total
8 934
-
8 652
-
Corporate
-
54 500
-
-
income
-
10 899
-
-
total
-
10 899
-
-
Dividends

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

-
32 700
-
-
municipal
-
5 885
-
-
national
-
159
-
-
total
-
6 044
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
21 730
16 943
20 978
12 635
After tax
32 770
37 557
33 522
41 865
Living cost
34 552
34 552
34 552
34 552
Free-cash
-1 782
3 005
-1 030
7 313

Estimated living cost  is ₽34552 per week

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

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

Marseille , France
₽4857
₽4727
₽5274
-₽272
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
-
-
-
54 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
471
pensions
-
-
-
15 610
social contributions
-
-
-
1 552
income
-
-
-
2 581
other
-
-
-
1 689
total
-
-
-
21 903
Employee
34 382
-
41 531
-
income
1 773
-
2 637
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
980
-
1 182
-
pensions
3 889
-
4 697
-
total
6 642
-
8 516
-
Employer
34 382
-
41 531
-
pensions
5 650
-
6 823
-
social contributions
102
-
125
-
other
1 187
-
1 433
-
health
2 406
-
2 907
-
unemployment
1 392
-
1 682
-
total
10 737
-
12 970
-
Corporate
9 381
54 500
-
-
income
2 627
15 260
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 627
15 260
-
-
Dividends
6 754
39 240
-
-
withholding
864
5 023
-
-
social contributions
1 163
6 749
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 027
11 772
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
22 033
27 032
21 486
21 903
After tax
32 467
27 468
33 014
32 597
Living cost
27 740
27 740
27 740
27 740
Free-cash
4 727
-272
5 274
4 857

Estimated living cost  is ₽27740 per week

₽16088
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2818
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽526
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8309
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₽1806
₽1995
₽2223
-₽3323
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
-
-
-
54 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
471
pensions
-
-
-
15 610
social contributions
-
-
-
1 552
income
-
-
-
2 581
other
-
-
-
1 689
total
-
-
-
21 903
Employee
38 517
-
41 531
-
income
2 273
-
2 637
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 098
-
1 182
-
pensions
4 355
-
4 697
-
total
7 726
-
8 516
-
Employer
38 517
-
41 531
-
pensions
6 328
-
6 823
-
social contributions
116
-
125
-
other
1 329
-
1 433
-
health
2 697
-
2 907
-
unemployment
1 559
-
1 682
-
total
12 029
-
12 970
-
Corporate
3 955
54 500
-
-
income
1 107
15 260
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 107
15 260
-
-
Dividends
2 848
39 240
-
-
withholding
364
5 023
-
-
social contributions
488
6 749
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
852
11 772
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
21 714
27 032
21 486
21 903
After tax
32 786
27 468
33 014
32 597
Living cost
30 791
30 791
30 791
30 791
Free-cash
1 995
-3 323
2 223
1 806

Estimated living cost  is ₽30791 per week

₽19415
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2504
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽524
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8350
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
-₽10870
-₽19469
-₽10453
-₽15999
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
-
-
-
54 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
471
pensions
-
-
-
15 610
social contributions
-
-
-
1 552
income
-
-
-
2 581
other
-
-
-
1 689
total
-
-
-
21 903
Employee
56 366
-
41 531
-
income
4 918
-
2 637
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 605
-
1 182
-
pensions
6 375
-
4 697
-
total
12 898
-
8 516
-
Employer
56 366
-
41 531
-
pensions
9 262
-
6 823
-
social contributions
169
-
125
-
other
1 945
-
1 433
-
health
3 945
-
2 907
-
unemployment
2 283
-
1 682
-
total
17 604
-
12 970
-
Corporate
-
54 500
-
-
income
-
15 260
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
15 260
-
-
Dividends
-
39 240
-
-
withholding
-
5 023
-
-
social contributions
-
6 749
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
11 772
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
30 502
27 032
21 486
21 903
After tax
23 998
27 468
33 014
32 597
Living cost
43 467
43 467
43 467
43 467
Free-cash
-19 469
-15 999
-10 453
-10 870

Estimated living cost  is ₽43467 per week

₽29418
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3556
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽596
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9897
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₽48132
₽44861
₽37777
₽45952
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%.

-
-
-
54 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
545
total
-
-
-
545
Employee
7 278
-
54 500
-
income
1 455
-
10 900
-
total
1 455
-
10 900
-
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%.

47 222
54 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
47 222
54 500
-
-
withholding
2 361
2 725
-
-
total
2 361
2 725
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
3 816
2 725
10 900
545
After tax
50 684
51 775
43 600
53 955
Living cost
5 823
5 823
5 823
5 823
Free-cash
44 861
45 952
37 777
48 132

Estimated living cost  is ₽5823 per week

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

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

Tbilisi , Georgia
₽44882
₽41001
₽34527
₽42702
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%.

-
-
-
54 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
545
total
-
-
-
545
Employee
11 342
-
54 500
-
income
2 268
-
10 900
-
total
2 268
-
10 900
-
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%.

43 158
54 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
43 158
54 500
-
-
withholding
2 158
2 725
-
-
total
2 158
2 725
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
4 426
2 725
10 900
545
After tax
50 074
51 775
43 600
53 955
Living cost
9 073
9 073
9 073
9 073
Free-cash
41 001
42 702
34 527
44 882

Estimated living cost  is ₽9073 per week

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

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

Berlin , Germany
₽4948
₽5250
₽6765
-₽6526
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.

-
-
-
54 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
357
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 148
income

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

-
-
-
6 485
trade
-
-
-
1 817
total
-
-
-
14 807
Employee

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

44 779
-
54 500
-
income

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

3 682
-
6 485
-
surtax

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

203
-
357
-
health

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

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

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
10 033
-
12 990
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 721
54 500
-
-
trade
1 395
7 820
-
-
income
1 458
8 175
-
-
chamber of commerce
150
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.

80
449
-
-
total
3 083
16 661
-
-
Dividends
6 637
37 838
-
-
withholding
1 317
9 118
-
-
surtax

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

72
502
-
-
total
1 389
9 620
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
14 505
26 281
12 990
14 807
After tax
39 995
28 219
41 510
39 693
Living cost
34 745
34 745
34 745
34 745
Free-cash
5 250
-6 526
6 765
4 948

Estimated living cost  is ₽34745 per week

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

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

Dresden , Germany
₽12258
₽10353
₽14251
₽401
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.

-
-
-
54 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
357
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 148
income

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

-
-
-
6 485
trade
-
-
-
1 993
total
-
-
-
14 983
Employee

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

34 422
-
54 500
-
income

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

962
-
6 485
-
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
-
357
-
health

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

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

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
7 163
-
12 990
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
20 078
54 500
-
-
trade
3 163
8 584
-
-
income
3 011
8 175
-
-
chamber of commerce
166
215
-
-
surtax

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

166
449
-
-
total
6 506
17 423
-
-
Dividends
13 573
37 077
-
-
withholding
3 052
8 927
-
-
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.

167
490
-
-
total
3 219
9 417
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
16 888
26 840
12 990
14 983
After tax
37 612
27 660
41 510
39 517
Living cost
27 259
27 259
27 259
27 259
Free-cash
10 353
401
14 251
12 258

Estimated living cost  is ₽27259 per week

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

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

Hamburg , Germany
₽4074
₽4672
₽6156
-₽7973
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.

-
-
-
54 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
357
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 148
income

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

-
-
-
6 485
trade
-
-
-
2 082
total
-
-
-
15 072
Employee

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

45 639
-
54 500
-
income

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

3 921
-
6 485
-
surtax

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

215
-
357
-
health

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

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

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
10 284
-
12 990
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
8 861
54 500
-
-
trade
1 458
8 964
-
-
income
1 329
8 175
-
-
chamber of commerce
149
213
-
-
surtax

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

73
449
-
-
total
3 009
17 801
-
-
Dividends
5 852
36 697
-
-
withholding
1 120
8 833
-
-
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.

61
485
-
-
total
1 181
9 318
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
14 474
27 119
12 990
15 072
After tax
40 026
27 381
41 510
39 428
Living cost
35 354
35 354
35 354
35 354
Free-cash
4 672
-7 973
6 156
4 074

Estimated living cost  is ₽35354 per week

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

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

Munich , Germany
-₽1889
₽141
₽282
-₽14129
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.

-
-
-
54 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
357
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 148
income

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

-
-
-
6 485
trade
-
-
-
2 171
total
-
-
-
15 161
Employee

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

54 086
-
54 500
-
income

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

6 360
-
6 485
-
surtax

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

350
-
357
-
health

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

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

6 148
-
6 148
-
total
12 858
-
12 990
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
414
54 500
-
-
trade
72
9 347
-
-
income
61
8 175
-
-
chamber of commerce
137
213
-
-
surtax

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

3
449
-
-
total
273
18 184
-
-
Dividends
141
36 315
-
-
withholding
-
8 737
-
-
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.

-
480
-
-
total
-
9 217
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
13 131
27 401
12 990
15 161
After tax
41 369
27 099
41 510
39 339
Living cost
41 228
41 228
41 228
41 228
Free-cash
141
-14 129
282
-1 889

Estimated living cost  is ₽41228 per week

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

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

Athens , Greece
₽10356
₽11201
₽9174
₽14067
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
-
-
-
54 500
surtax
-
-
-
569
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
3 868
pensions
-
-
-
10 899
income
-
-
-
8 389
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 930
Employee
30 307
-
45 021
-
unemployment
2 109
-
3 134
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 081
-
7 870
-
surtax
108
-
480
-
pensions
2 022
-
3 002
-
health
774
-
1 148
-
total
10 094
-
15 634
-
Employer
30 307
-
45 021
-
pensions
4 041
-
6 001
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 378
-
2 049
-
unemployment
962
-
1 428
-
total
6 381
-
9 478
-
Corporate
17 812
54 500
-
-
income
4 632
14 170
-
-
total
4 632
14 170
-
-
Dividends
13 180
40 330
-
-
withholding
1 978
6 049
-
-
total
1 978
6 049
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
23 085
20 219
25 112
23 930
After tax
31 415
34 281
29 388
30 570
Living cost
20 214
20 214
20 214
20 214
Free-cash
11 201
14 067
9 174
10 356

Estimated living cost  is ₽20214 per week

₽12204
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1757
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽470
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5784
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₽10711
₽11619
₽9529
₽14422
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
-
-
-
54 500
surtax
-
-
-
569
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
3 868
pensions
-
-
-
10 899
income
-
-
-
8 389
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 930
Employee
29 761
-
45 021
-
unemployment
2 072
-
3 134
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
4 989
-
7 870
-
surtax
97
-
480
-
pensions
1 985
-
3 002
-
health
760
-
1 148
-
total
9 903
-
15 634
-
Employer
29 761
-
45 021
-
pensions
3 967
-
6 001
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 354
-
2 049
-
unemployment
943
-
1 428
-
total
6 264
-
9 478
-
Corporate
18 475
54 500
-
-
income
4 804
14 170
-
-
total
4 804
14 170
-
-
Dividends
13 670
40 330
-
-
withholding
2 051
6 049
-
-
total
2 051
6 049
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
23 022
20 219
25 112
23 930
After tax
31 478
34 281
29 388
30 570
Living cost
19 859
19 859
19 859
19 859
Free-cash
11 619
14 422
9 529
10 711

Estimated living cost  is ₽19859 per week

₽12143
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1833
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽458
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5426
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₽19886
₽13367
₽13726
₽12994
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
-
-
-
54 500
unemployment
-
-
-
817
health
-
-
-
3 815
pensions
-
-
-
5 450
income
-
-
-
6 663
total
-
-
-
16 745
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

25 794
10 266
45 607
-
unemployment
387
154
684
-
income
3 153
1 255
5 575
-
pensions
2 579
1 027
4 561
-
health
1 806
719
3 192
-
total
7 925
3 155
14 012
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

25 794
10 266
45 607
-
pensions
5 030
2 002
8 893
-
total
5 030
2 002
8 893
-
Corporate
23 676
42 233
-
-
income
2 131
3 801
-
-
total
2 131
3 801
-
-
Dividends
21 546
38 432
-
-
withholding
4 094
7 302
-
-
social contributions
4 084
7 377
-
-
total
8 178
14 679
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
23 264
23 637
22 905
16 745
After tax
31 236
30 863
31 595
37 755
Living cost
17 869
17 869
17 869
17 869
Free-cash
13 367
12 994
13 726
19 886

Estimated living cost  is ₽17869 per week

₽12194
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1462
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽357
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3856
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
-₽9669
-₽19173
-₽9241
-₽9563
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
-
-
-
54 500
national
-
-
-
8 188
pensions
-
-
-
6 540
social contributions
-
-
-
586
municipal
-
-
-
5 284
total
-
-
-
20 598
Employee
67 543
-
47 115
-
municipal
8 343
-
5 495
-
national
12 928
-
8 515
-
pensions
2 702
-
1 885
-
total
23 973
-
15 895
-
Employer
67 543
-
47 115
-
pensions
5 403
-
3 769
-
social contributions
726
-
506
-
total
6 129
-
4 275
-
Corporate
-
54 500
-
-
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%.

-
10 900
-
-
total
-
10 900
-
-
Dividends
-
43 600
-
-
withholding
-
9 592
-
-
total
-
9 592
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
30 102
20 492
20 170
20 598
After tax
24 398
34 008
34 330
33 902
Living cost
43 571
43 571
43 571
43 571
Free-cash
-19 173
-9 563
-9 241
-9 669

Estimated living cost  is ₽43571 per week

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

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

Dublin , Ireland
-₽8946
-₽15898
-₽8946
-₽13117
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
-
-
-
54 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 098
income
-
-
-
8 082
total
-
-
-
12 180
Employee
70 397
-
54 500
-
social contributions
5 848
-
4 098
-
income
13 284
-
8 082
-
total
19 132
-
12 180
-
Employer
70 397
-
54 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
54 500
-
-
income
-
6 813
-
-
total
-
6 813
-
-
Dividends
-
47 687
-
-
withholding
-
9 538
-
-
total
-
9 538
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
19 132
16 351
12 180
12 180
After tax
35 368
38 149
42 320
42 320
Living cost
51 266
51 266
51 266
51 266
Free-cash
-15 898
-13 117
-8 946
-8 946

Estimated living cost  is ₽51266 per week

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

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

Milan , Italy
-₽8273
-₽25483
-₽11352
-₽8897
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
-
-
-
54 500
national
-
-
-
9 905
regional
-
-
-
551
social contributions
-
-
-
14 018
municipal
-
-
-
324
total
-
-
-
24 798
Employee
79 983
-
54 500
-
municipal
424
-
289
-
national
13 859
-
8 729
-
social contributions
26 970
-
18 378
-
regional
755
-
481
-
total
42 008
-
27 877
-
Employer
79 983
-
54 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
54 500
-
-
nationa
-
13 080
-
-
municipal
-
2 126
-
-
total
-
15 206
-
-
Dividends
-
39 293
-
-
withholding
-
10 216
-
-
total
-
10 216
-
-
Income
54 500
54 500
54 500
54 500
Total tax
42 008
25 422
27 877
24 798
After tax
12 492
29 078
26 623
29 702
Living cost
37 975
37 975
37 975
37 975
Free-cash
-25 483
-8 897
-11 352
-8 273

Estimated living cost  is ₽37975 per week

₽26472
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2490
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽582
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8430
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₽5188
₽2407
₽2127
₽4404
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
-
-
-
54 500
national
-
-
-
9 905
regional
-
-
-
822
social contributions
-
-
-
14 018
municipal
-
-
-
324
total
-
-
-
25 069
Employee
49 922
-
54 500
-
municipal
265
-
289
-
national
7 909
-
8 729
-
social contributions
16 834
-
18 378
-
regional
672
-
734
-
total
25 680
-
28 130
-
Employer
49 922
-
54 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
4 578
54 500
-
-
nationa
1 098
13 080
-
-
municipal
227