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
₽ 55500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽16123
₽19875
₽17682
₽22898
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
-
-
-
55 500
social contributions
-
-
-
12 211
income
-
-
-
114
total
-
-
-
12 325
Employee
28 933
-
48 050
-
social contributions
1 880
-
3 124
-
income
-
-
196
-
total
1 880
-
3 320
-
Employer
28 933
-
48 050
-
social contributions
4 485
-
7 446
-
total
4 485
-
7 446
-
Corporate
22 082
55 500
-
-
income
2 208
5 550
-
-
total
2 208
5 550
-
-
Dividends
19 874
49 950
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
8 573
5 550
10 766
12 325
After tax
46 927
49 950
44 734
43 175
Living cost
27 052
27 052
27 052
27 052
Free-cash
19 875
22 898
17 682
16 123

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
₽1888
₽2633
-₽7922
₽3077
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
-
-
-
55 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
4 246
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
222
pensions
-
-
-
10 268
income
-
-
-
4 644
total
-
-
-
24 900
Employee
39 340
35 865
43 098
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
1 293
-
other
393
359
430
-
income
3 504
2 645
4 582
-
pensions
4 029
3 672
4 413
-
health
1 522
1 388
1 669
-
total
10 628
9 140
12 387
-
Employer
39 340
35 865
43 098
-
pensions
4 937
4 502
5 409
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 180
1 076
1 293
-
other
1 868
1 703
2 046
-
health
1 488
1 356
1 629
-
accident
511
466
560
-
unemployment
1 180
1 076
1 293
-
chamber of commerce
157
143
172
-
total
11 321
10 322
12 402
-
Corporate
4 839
9 313
39 682
-
income

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

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

1 209
2 328
9 921
-
total
1 209
2 328
9 921
-
Dividends
3 630
6 985
-
-
withholding
997
1 921
-
-
total
997
1 921
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
24 155
23 711
34 710
24 900
After tax
31 345
31 789
20 790
30 600
Living cost
28 712
28 712
28 712
28 712
Free-cash
2 633
3 077
-7 922
1 888

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
-₽1289
-₽3448
-₽10960
-₽18
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
-
-
-
55 500
surtax
-
-
-
178
unemployment
-
-
-
5 520
health
-
-
-
4 246
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
222
pensions
-
-
-
10 268
income
-
-
-
4 644
total
-
-
-
25 078
Employee
44 976
35 865
42 956
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
1 289
-
other
449
359
430
-
income
5 120
2 645
4 541
-
pensions
4 606
3 672
4 399
-
health
1 740
1 388
1 662
-
total
13 264
9 140
12 321
-
Employer
44 976
35 865
42 956
-
pensions
5 644
4 502
5 392
-
surtax
178
178
178
-
payroll
1 349
1 076
1 289
-
other
2 137
1 703
2 041
-
health
1 699
1 356
1 624
-
accident
584
466
558
-
unemployment
1 349
1 076
1 289
-
chamber of commerce
179
143
172
-
total
13 119
10 500
12 543
-
Corporate
3 416
9 136
39 540
-
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
2 283
9 885
-
total
854
2 283
9 885
-
Dividends
-
6 852
-
-
withholding
-
1 884
-
-
total
-
1 884
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
27 237
23 807
34 749
25 078
After tax
28 263
31 693
20 751
30 422
Living cost
31 711
31 711
31 711
31 711
Free-cash
-3 448
-18
-10 960
-1 289

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
-₽3558
-₽27614
-₽9238
-₽1560
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
-
-
-
55 500
national
-
-
-
16 526
communal

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

-
-
-
2 922
social contributions
-
-
-
6 796
total
-
-
-
26 244
Employee

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

64 375
-
42 985
-
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
-
374
-
national
19 791
-
11 553
-
communal

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

3 358
-
2 242
-
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
-
3 224
-
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
-
2 020
-
total
31 562
-
19 413
-
Employer

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

64 375
-
42 985
-
surtax
7 299
-
4 874
-
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
-
3 808
-
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
-
2 642
-
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
-
560
-
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
-
627
-
total
18 738
-
12 511
-
Corporate
-
55 500
-
-
income
-
11 099
-
-
surtax
-
222
-
-
total
-
11 321
-
-
Dividends
-
44 179
-
-
withholding

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

-
12 925
-
-
total
-
12 925
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
50 300
24 246
31 924
26 244
After tax
5 200
31 254
23 576
29 256
Living cost
32 814
32 814
32 814
32 814
Free-cash
-27 614
-1 560
-9 238
-3 558

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
₽23273
₽26461
₽24337
₽31953
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
-
-
-
55 500
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
-
-
-
8 325
total
-
-
-
16 728
Employee
20 524
-
49 325
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

226
-
346
-
income
2 053
-
4 932
-
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
-
9 489
-
Employer
20 524
-
49 325
-
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
30 950
55 500
-
-
income
3 095
5 550
-
-
total
3 095
5 550
-
-
Dividends
27 855
49 950
-
-
withholding
1 393
2 498
-
-
total
1 393
2 498
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
13 540
8 048
15 664
16 728
After tax
41 960
47 452
39 836
38 772
Living cost
15 499
15 499
15 499
15 499
Free-cash
26 461
31 953
24 337
23 273

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
₽26959
₽31454
₽28023
₽35639
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
-
-
-
55 500
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
-
-
-
8 325
total
-
-
-
16 728
Employee
15 642
-
49 325
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

172
-
346
-
income
1 564
-
4 932
-
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
-
9 489
-
Employer
15 642
-
49 325
-
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
36 788
55 500
-
-
income
3 679
5 550
-
-
total
3 679
5 550
-
-
Dividends
33 109
49 950
-
-
withholding
1 656
2 498
-
-
total
1 656
2 498
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
12 233
8 048
15 664
16 728
After tax
43 267
47 452
39 836
38 772
Living cost
11 813
11 813
11 813
11 813
Free-cash
31 454
35 639
28 023
26 959

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
₽22163
₽15089
₽17538
₽14313
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
-
-
-
55 500
health
-
-
-
1 416
social contributions
-
-
-
8 659
income
-
-
-
2 425
total
-
-
-
12 500
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 535
6 406
6 970
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
4 183
-
health
536
1 177
857
-
total
10 687
13 326
12 010
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
2 616
5 743
4 183
-
health
582
1 281
932
-
total
3 198
7 024
5 115
-
Corporate
20 777
-
-
-
income
2 598
-
-
-
total
2 598
-
-
-
Dividends
18 179
-
-
-
withholding
3 091
-
-
-
total
3 091
-
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
19 574
20 350
17 125
12 500
After tax
35 926
35 150
38 375
43 000
Living cost
20 837
20 837
20 837
20 837
Free-cash
15 089
14 313
17 538
22 163

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
₽13810
₽7901
₽9185
₽5960
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
-
-
-
55 500
health
-
-
-
1 416
social contributions
-
-
-
8 659
income
-
-
-
2 425
total
-
-
-
12 500
Employee
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
income
7 267
6 406
6 970
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
4 183
-
health
688
1 177
857
-
total
11 318
13 326
12 010
-
Employer
69 203
69 203
69 203
-
social contributions
3 363
5 743
4 183
-
health
750
1 281
932
-
total
4 113
7 024
5 115
-
Corporate
10 879
-
-
-
income
1 359
-
-
-
total
1 359
-
-
-
Dividends
9 520
-
-
-
withholding
1 619
-
-
-
total
1 619
-
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
18 409
20 350
17 125
12 500
After tax
37 091
35 150
38 375
43 000
Living cost
29 190
29 190
29 190
29 190
Free-cash
7 901
5 960
9 185
13 810

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
₽6252
₽10019
₽7385
₽17432
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
-
-
-
55 500
health
-
-
-
7 492
social contributions
-
-
-
16 206
income
-
-
-
4 770
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
28 468
Employee
30 558
-
41 418
-
income
3 667
-
4 970
-
social contributions
1 986
-
2 692
-
health
4 125
-
5 591
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
9 778
-
13 253
-
Employer
30 558
-
41 418
-
social contributions
7 640
-
10 354
-
health
2 750
-
3 728
-
total
10 390
-
14 082
-
Corporate
14 552
55 500
-
-
income
2 765
10 545
-
-
total
2 765
10 545
-
-
Dividends
11 787
44 955
-
-
withholding
1 768
6 743
-
-
total
1 768
6 743
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
24 701
17 288
27 335
28 468
After tax
30 799
38 212
28 165
27 032
Living cost
20 780
20 780
20 780
20 780
Free-cash
10 019
17 432
7 385
6 252

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
₽1426
₽3470
₽2559
₽12606
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
-
-
-
55 500
health
-
-
-
7 492
social contributions
-
-
-
16 206
income
-
-
-
4 770
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
28 468
Employee
37 656
-
41 418
-
income
4 519
-
4 970
-
social contributions
2 448
-
2 692
-
health
5 084
-
5 591
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 051
-
13 253
-
Employer
37 656
-
41 418
-
social contributions
9 414
-
10 354
-
health
3 389
-
3 728
-
total
12 803
-
14 082
-
Corporate
5 041
55 500
-
-
income
958
10 545
-
-
total
958
10 545
-
-
Dividends
4 083
44 955
-
-
withholding
612
6 743
-
-
total
612
6 743
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
26 424
17 288
27 335
28 468
After tax
29 076
38 212
28 165
27 032
Living cost
25 606
25 606
25 606
25 606
Free-cash
3 470
12 606
2 559
1 426

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
-₽7666
-₽141091
-₽141091
-₽141091
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
-
-
-
55 500
national
-
-
-
5 357
pensions
-
-
-
782
municipal
-
-
-
9 195
labour market
-
-
-
4 377
total
-
-
-
19 711
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
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
153 136
153 136
153 136
19 711
After tax
-97 636
-97 636
-97 636
35 789
Living cost
43 455
43 455
43 455
43 455
Free-cash
-141 091
-141 091
-141 091
-7 666

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
₽8659
₽17073
₽10593
₽22664
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
-
-
-
55 500
health
-
-
-
7 216
pensions
-
-
-
11 101
income
-
-
-
6 787
total
-
-
-
25 104
Employee
25 530
-
41 479
-
unemployment
408
-
664
-
income
2 874
-
7 658
-
pensions
511
-
830
-
total
3 793
-
9 152
-
Employer
25 530
-
41 479
-
pensions
5 106
-
8 295
-
health
3 318
-
5 392
-
unemployment
205
-
331
-
total
8 629
-
14 018
-
Corporate
21 340
55 500
-
-
income
4 268
11 099
-
-
total
4 268
11 099
-
-
Dividends
17 072
44 401
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
16 690
11 099
23 170
25 104
After tax
38 810
44 401
32 330
30 396
Living cost
21 737
21 737
21 737
21 737
Free-cash
17 073
22 664
10 593
8 659

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
₽7949
-₽782
-₽451
₽3659
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

-
-
-
55 500
national
-
-
-
2 615
health
-
-
-
480
municipal
-
-
-
9 904
total
-
-
-
12 999
Employee
47 349
-
46 689
-
unemployment
710
-
700
-
municipal
7 755
-
7 649
-
national
782
-
746
-
pensions
3 195
-
3 151
-
health
354
-
343
-
total
12 796
-
12 589
-
Employer
47 349
-
46 689
-
pensions
8 215
-
8 100
-
health
364
-
360
-
accident
48
-
46
-
unemployment
307
-
304
-
total
8 934
-
8 810
-
Corporate
-
55 500
-
-
income
-
11 099
-
-
total
-
11 099
-
-
Dividends

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

-
33 301
-
-
municipal
-
5 995
-
-
national
-
195
-
-
total
-
6 190
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
21 730
17 289
21 399
12 999
After tax
33 770
38 211
34 101
42 501
Living cost
34 552
34 552
34 552
34 552
Free-cash
-782
3 659
-451
7 949

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
₽5436
₽5232
₽5835
₽231
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
-
-
-
55 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
480
pensions
-
-
-
15 869
social contributions
-
-
-
1 581
income
-
-
-
2 674
other
-
-
-
1 720
total
-
-
-
22 324
Employee
34 382
-
42 293
-
income
1 773
-
2 729
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
980
-
1 206
-
pensions
3 889
-
4 784
-
total
6 642
-
8 719
-
Employer
34 382
-
42 293
-
pensions
5 650
-
6 949
-
social contributions
102
-
126
-
other
1 187
-
1 458
-
health
2 406
-
2 960
-
unemployment
1 392
-
1 713
-
total
10 737
-
13 206
-
Corporate
10 381
55 500
-
-
income
2 907
15 540
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 907
15 540
-
-
Dividends
7 474
39 960
-
-
withholding
956
5 115
-
-
social contributions
1 286
6 874
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
2 242
11 989
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
22 528
27 529
21 925
22 324
After tax
32 972
27 971
33 575
33 176
Living cost
27 740
27 740
27 740
27 740
Free-cash
5 232
231
5 835
5 436

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
₽2385
₽2498
₽2784
-₽2820
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
-
-
-
55 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
480
pensions
-
-
-
15 869
social contributions
-
-
-
1 581
income
-
-
-
2 674
other
-
-
-
1 720
total
-
-
-
22 324
Employee
38 517
-
42 293
-
income
2 273
-
2 729
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 098
-
1 206
-
pensions
4 355
-
4 784
-
total
7 726
-
8 719
-
Employer
38 517
-
42 293
-
pensions
6 328
-
6 949
-
social contributions
116
-
126
-
other
1 329
-
1 458
-
health
2 697
-
2 960
-
unemployment
1 559
-
1 713
-
total
12 029
-
13 206
-
Corporate
4 955
55 500
-
-
income
1 387
15 540
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 387
15 540
-
-
Dividends
3 568
39 960
-
-
withholding
456
5 115
-
-
social contributions
613
6 874
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
1 069
11 989
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
22 211
27 529
21 925
22 324
After tax
33 289
27 971
33 575
33 176
Living cost
30 791
30 791
30 791
30 791
Free-cash
2 498
-2 820
2 784
2 385

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
-₽10291
-₽18469
-₽9892
-₽15496
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
-
-
-
55 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
480
pensions
-
-
-
15 869
social contributions
-
-
-
1 581
income
-
-
-
2 674
other
-
-
-
1 720
total
-
-
-
22 324
Employee
56 366
-
42 293
-
income
4 918
-
2 729
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 605
-
1 206
-
pensions
6 375
-
4 784
-
total
12 898
-
8 719
-
Employer
56 366
-
42 293
-
pensions
9 262
-
6 949
-
social contributions
169
-
126
-
other
1 945
-
1 458
-
health
3 945
-
2 960
-
unemployment
2 283
-
1 713
-
total
17 604
-
13 206
-
Corporate
-
55 500
-
-
income
-
15 540
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
15 540
-
-
Dividends
-
39 960
-
-
withholding
-
5 115
-
-
social contributions
-
6 874
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
11 989
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
30 502
27 529
21 925
22 324
After tax
24 998
27 971
33 575
33 176
Living cost
43 467
43 467
43 467
43 467
Free-cash
-18 469
-15 496
-9 892
-10 291

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
₽49122
₽45811
₽38577
₽46902
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%.

-
-
-
55 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
555
total
-
-
-
555
Employee
7 278
-
55 500
-
income
1 455
-
11 100
-
total
1 455
-
11 100
-
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%.

48 222
55 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
48 222
55 500
-
-
withholding
2 411
2 775
-
-
total
2 411
2 775
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
3 866
2 775
11 100
555
After tax
51 634
52 725
44 400
54 945
Living cost
5 823
5 823
5 823
5 823
Free-cash
45 811
46 902
38 577
49 122

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
₽45872
₽41951
₽35327
₽43652
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%.

-
-
-
55 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
555
total
-
-
-
555
Employee
11 342
-
55 500
-
income
2 268
-
11 100
-
total
2 268
-
11 100
-
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%.

44 158
55 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
44 158
55 500
-
-
withholding
2 208
2 775
-
-
total
2 208
2 775
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
4 476
2 775
11 100
555
After tax
51 024
52 725
44 400
54 945
Living cost
9 073
9 073
9 073
9 073
Free-cash
41 951
43 652
35 327
45 872

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
₽5487
₽5760
₽7448
-₽6015
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.

-
-
-
55 500
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.

-
-
-
374
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.

-
-
-
6 785
trade
-
-
-
1 961
total
-
-
-
15 268
Employee

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

44 779
-
55 500
-
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
-
6 785
-
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
-
374
-
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
-
13 307
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
10 721
55 500
-
-
trade
1 539
7 964
-
-
income
1 609
8 326
-
-
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.

89
458
-
-
total
3 389
16 967
-
-
Dividends
7 333
38 534
-
-
withholding
1 491
9 292
-
-
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.

82
511
-
-
total
1 573
9 803
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
14 995
26 770
13 307
15 268
After tax
40 505
28 730
42 193
40 232
Living cost
34 745
34 745
34 745
34 745
Free-cash
5 760
-6 015
7 448
5 487

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
₽12782
₽10855
₽14934
₽901
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.

-
-
-
55 500
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.

-
-
-
374
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.

-
-
-
6 785
trade
-
-
-
2 152
total
-
-
-
15 459
Employee

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

34 422
-
55 500
-
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
-
6 785
-
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
-
374
-
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
-
13 307
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
21 078
55 500
-
-
trade
3 320
8 741
-
-
income
3 161
8 326
-
-
chamber of commerce
167
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.

174
458
-
-
total
6 822
17 742
-
-
Dividends
14 255
37 759
-
-
withholding
3 223
9 098
-
-
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.

178
500
-
-
total
3 401
9 598
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
17 386
27 340
13 307
15 459
After tax
38 114
28 160
42 193
40 041
Living cost
27 259
27 259
27 259
27 259
Free-cash
10 855
901
14 934
12 782

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
₽4591
₽5168
₽6839
-₽7478
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.

-
-
-
55 500
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.

-
-
-
374
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.

-
-
-
6 785
trade
-
-
-
2 248
total
-
-
-
15 555
Employee

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

45 639
-
55 500
-
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
-
6 785
-
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
-
374
-
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
-
13 307
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 861
55 500
-
-
trade
1 622
9 130
-
-
income
1 479
8 326
-
-
chamber of commerce
150
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.

82
458
-
-
total
3 333
18 129
-
-
Dividends
6 528
37 371
-
-
withholding
1 289
9 000
-
-
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.

72
495
-
-
total
1 361
9 495
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
14 978
27 624
13 307
15 555
After tax
40 522
27 876
42 193
39 945
Living cost
35 354
35 354
35 354
35 354
Free-cash
5 168
-7 478
6 839
4 591

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
-₽1378
₽809
₽965
-₽13640
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.

-
-
-
55 500
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.

-
-
-
374
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.

-
-
-
6 785
trade
-
-
-
2 343
total
-
-
-
15 650
Employee

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

54 086
-
55 500
-
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
-
6 785
-
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
-
374
-
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
-
13 307
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
1 414
55 500
-
-
trade
243
9 518
-
-
income
212
8 326
-
-
chamber of commerce
138
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.

12
458
-
-
total
605
18 517
-
-
Dividends
810
36 984
-
-
withholding
-
8 905
-
-
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.

-
490
-
-
total
-
9 395
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
13 463
27 912
13 307
15 650
After tax
42 037
27 588
42 193
39 850
Living cost
41 228
41 228
41 228
41 228
Free-cash
809
-13 640
965
-1 378

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
₽10835
₽11831
₽9634
₽14696
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
-
-
-
55 500
surtax
-
-
-
606
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
3 940
pensions
-
-
-
11 099
income
-
-
-
8 601
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
24 451
Employee
30 307
-
45 849
-
unemployment
2 109
-
3 190
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 081
-
8 071
-
surtax
108
-
514
-
pensions
2 022
-
3 059
-
health
774
-
1 168
-
total
10 094
-
16 002
-
Employer
30 307
-
45 849
-
pensions
4 041
-
6 112
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 378
-
2 085
-
unemployment
962
-
1 453
-
total
6 381
-
9 650
-
Corporate
18 812
55 500
-
-
income
4 891
14 430
-
-
total
4 891
14 430
-
-
Dividends
13 921
41 070
-
-
withholding
2 089
6 160
-
-
total
2 089
6 160
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
23 455
20 590
25 652
24 451
After tax
32 045
34 910
29 848
31 049
Living cost
20 214
20 214
20 214
20 214
Free-cash
11 831
14 696
9 634
10 835

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
₽11190
₽12248
₽9989
₽15051
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
-
-
-
55 500
surtax
-
-
-
606
unemployment
-
-
-
205
health
-
-
-
3 940
pensions
-
-
-
11 099
income
-
-
-
8 601
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
24 451
Employee
29 761
-
45 849
-
unemployment
2 072
-
3 190
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
4 989
-
8 071
-
surtax
97
-
514
-
pensions
1 985
-
3 059
-
health
760
-
1 168
-
total
9 903
-
16 002
-
Employer
29 761
-
45 849
-
pensions
3 967
-
6 112
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 354
-
2 085
-
unemployment
943
-
1 453
-
total
6 264
-
9 650
-
Corporate
19 475
55 500
-
-
income
5 064
14 430
-
-
total
5 064
14 430
-
-
Dividends
14 411
41 070
-
-
withholding
2 162
6 160
-
-
total
2 162
6 160
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
23 393
20 590
25 652
24 451
After tax
32 107
34 910
29 848
31 049
Living cost
19 859
19 859
19 859
19 859
Free-cash
12 248
15 051
9 989
11 190

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
₽20579
₽13926
₽14305
₽13554
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
-
-
-
55 500
unemployment
-
-
-
832
health
-
-
-
3 885
pensions
-
-
-
5 550
income
-
-
-
6 785
total
-
-
-
17 052
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
46 444
-
unemployment
387
154
697
-
income
3 153
1 255
5 678
-
pensions
2 579
1 027
4 644
-
health
1 806
719
3 251
-
total
7 925
3 155
14 270
-
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
46 444
-
pensions
5 030
2 002
9 056
-
total
5 030
2 002
9 056
-
Corporate
24 676
43 233
-
-
income
2 221
3 891
-
-
total
2 221
3 891
-
-
Dividends
22 456
39 342
-
-
withholding
4 267
7 475
-
-
social contributions
4 262
7 554
-
-
total
8 529
15 029
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
23 705
24 077
23 326
17 052
After tax
31 795
31 423
32 174
38 448
Living cost
17 869
17 869
17 869
17 869
Free-cash
13 926
13 554
14 305
20 579

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
-₽9098
-₽18173
-₽8662
-₽8939
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
-
-
-
55 500
national
-
-
-
8 369
pensions
-
-
-
6 660
social contributions
-
-
-
597
municipal
-
-
-
5 401
total
-
-
-
21 027
Employee
67 543
-
47 979
-
municipal
8 343
-
5 616
-
national
12 928
-
8 702
-
pensions
2 702
-
1 919
-
total
23 973
-
16 237
-
Employer
67 543
-
47 979
-
pensions
5 403
-
3 838
-
social contributions
726
-
516
-
total
6 129
-
4 354
-
Corporate
-
55 500
-
-
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%.

-
11 100
-
-
total
-
11 100
-
-
Dividends
-
44 400
-
-
withholding
-
9 768
-
-
total
-
9 768
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
30 102
20 868
20 591
21 027
After tax
25 398
34 632
34 909
34 473
Living cost
43 571
43 571
43 571
43 571
Free-cash
-18 173
-8 939
-8 662
-9 098

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
-₽8256
-₽14898
-₽8256
-₽12415
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
-
-
-
55 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 209
income
-
-
-
8 281
total
-
-
-
12 490
Employee
70 397
-
55 500
-
social contributions
5 848
-
4 209
-
income
13 284
-
8 281
-
total
19 132
-
12 490
-
Employer
70 397
-
55 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
55 500
-
-
income
-
6 937
-
-
total
-
6 937
-
-
Dividends
-
48 563
-
-
withholding
-
9 712
-
-
total
-
9 712
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
19 132
16 649
12 490
12 490
After tax
36 368
38 851
43 010
43 010
Living cost
51 266
51 266
51 266
51 266
Free-cash
-14 898
-12 415
-8 256
-8 256

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
-₽7747
-₽24483
-₽10883
-₽8362
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
-
-
-
55 500
national
-
-
-
10 107
regional
-
-
-
561
social contributions
-
-
-
14 274
municipal
-
-
-
330
total
-
-
-
25 272
Employee
79 983
-
55 500
-
municipal
424
-
294
-
national
13 859
-
8 908
-
social contributions
26 970
-
18 715
-
regional
755
-
491
-
total
42 008
-
28 408
-
Employer
79 983
-
55 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
55 500
-
-
nationa
-
13 319
-
-
municipal
-
2 164
-
-
total
-
15 483
-
-
Dividends
-
40 017
-
-
withholding
-
10 404
-
-
total
-
10 404
-
-
Income
55 500
55 500
55 500
55 500
Total tax
42 008
25 887
28 408
25 272
After tax
13 492
29 613
27 092
30 228
Living cost
37 975
37 975
37 975
37 975
Free-cash
-24 483
-8 362
-10 883
-7 747

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
₽5708
₽2931
₽2593
₽4930
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
-
-
-
55 500
national
-
-
-
10 107
regional
-
-
-
838
social contributions
-
-
-
14 274
municipal
-
-
-
330
total
-
-
-
25 549
Employee
49 922
-
55 500
-
municipal
265
-
294
-
national
7 909
-
8 908
-
social contributions
16 834
-
18 715
-
regional
672
-
747
-
total
25 680
-
28 664
-
Employer
49 922
-
55 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
5 578
55 500
-
-
nationa
1 339
13 319
-
-
municipal
277