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
₽ 59000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽28161
₽22322
₽20669
₽25372
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
12 980
income
-
-
-
411
total
-
-
-
13 391
Employee
26 673
-
51 082
-
social contributions
1 733
-
3 321
-
income
-
-
499
-
total
1 733
-
3 820
-
Employer
26 673
-
51 082
-
social contributions
4 135
-
7 918
-
total
4 135
-
7 918
-
Corporate
28 192
59 000
-
-
income
2 820
5 899
-
-
total
2 820
5 899
-
-
Dividends
25 373
53 101
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
8 688
5 899
11 738
13 391
After tax
50 312
53 101
47 262
45 609
Living cost
24 940
24 940
24 940
24 940
Free-cash
25 372
28 161
22 322
20 669

Estimated living cost  is ₽24940 per week

₽16126
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1880
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽469
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6465
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Graz , Austria
₽7096
-₽5587
₽5472
₽6687
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
-
-
-
59 000
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
236
unemployment
-
-
-
5 089
health
-
-
-
4 514
pensions
-
-
-
10 916
income
-
-
-
6 304
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
27 059
Employee
36 267
33 064
45 816
-
health
1 403
1 280
1 773
-
pensions
3 714
3 385
4 692
-
other
362
331
458
-
unemployment
1 088
992
1 375
-
income
3 231
2 439
5 967
-
total
9 798
8 427
14 265
-
Employer
36 267
33 064
45 816
-
pensions
4 552
4 150
5 750
-
accident
471
430
595
-
unemployment
1 088
992
1 375
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 088
992
1 375
-
chamber of commerce
145
132
183
-
health
1 371
1 250
1 732
-
other
1 722
1 570
2 176
-
total
10 437
9 516
13 186
-
Corporate
12 296
16 420
42 667
-
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.

3 073
4 105
10 667
-
total
3 073
4 105
10 667
-
Dividends
9 222
12 316
-
-
withholding
2 536
3 387
-
-
total
2 536
3 387
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
25 844
25 435
38 118
27 059
After tax
33 156
33 565
20 882
31 941
Living cost
26 469
26 469
26 469
26 469
Free-cash
6 687
7 096
-5 587
5 472

Estimated living cost  is ₽26469 per week

₽15878
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2703
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽472
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7416
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Vienna , Austria
₽4241
-₽8386
₽2543
₽2959
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
-
-
-
59 000
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
236
unemployment
-
-
-
5 089
health
-
-
-
4 514
pensions
-
-
-
10 916
income
-
-
-
6 304
surtax
-
-
-
164
total
-
-
-
27 223
Employee
41 463
33 064
45 685
-
health
1 604
1 280
1 768
-
pensions
4 246
3 385
4 678
-
other
414
331
457
-
unemployment
1 244
992
1 370
-
income
4 720
2 439
5 931
-
total
12 228
8 427
14 204
-
Employer
41 463
33 064
45 685
-
pensions
5 204
4 150
5 734
-
accident
538
430
594
-
unemployment
1 244
992
1 370
-
surtax
164
164
164
-
payroll
1 244
992
1 370
-
chamber of commerce
165
132
183
-
health
1 567
1 250
1 727
-
other
1 970
1 570
2 171
-
total
12 096
9 680
13 313
-
Corporate
5 442
16 257
42 539
-
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.

1 360
4 064
10 635
-
total
1 360
4 064
10 635
-
Dividends
4 081
12 193
-
-
withholding
1 123
3 354
-
-
total
1 123
3 354
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
26 807
25 525
38 152
27 223
After tax
32 193
33 475
20 848
31 777
Living cost
29 234
29 234
29 234
29 234
Free-cash
2 959
4 241
-8 386
2 543

Estimated living cost  is ₽29234 per week

₽19498
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2494
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽480
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6762
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Brussels , Belgium
₽2926
-₽5817
-₽246
-₽17622
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
7 910
communal

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

-
-
-
3 065
national
-
-
-
18 020
total
-
-
-
28 995
Employee

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

59 347
-
45 696
-
health

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

2 788
-
2 148
-
pensions

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

4 451
-
3 428
-
communal

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

3 095
-
2 384
-
national
18 246
-
12 905
-
unemployment

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

516
-
398
-
total
29 096
-
21 263
-
Employer

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

59 347
-
45 696
-
accident

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

771
-
594
-
unemployment

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

866
-
668
-
surtax
6 729
-
5 183
-
health

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

3 650
-
2 810
-
pensions

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

5 259
-
4 048
-
total
17 275
-
13 303
-
Corporate
-
59 000
-
-
surtax
-
236
-
-
income
-
11 801
-
-
total
-
12 037
-
-
Dividends
-
46 963
-
-
withholding

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

-
13 786
-
-
total
-
13 786
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
46 371
25 823
34 566
28 995
After tax
12 629
33 177
24 434
30 005
Living cost
30 251
30 251
30 251
30 251
Free-cash
-17 622
2 926
-5 817
-246

Estimated living cost  is ₽30251 per week

₽19485
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2645
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽474
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7647
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₽36182
₽29528
₽28154
₽31130
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
-
-
-
59 000
unemployment
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 331
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 286
income
-
-
-
8 850
total
-
-
-
16 583
Employee
18 887
-
53 318
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

208
-
319
-
health
869
-
1 332
-
pensions

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

1 658
-
2 543
-
income
1 889
-
5 332
-
total
4 624
-
9 526
-
Employer
18 887
-
53 318
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

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

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

2 081
-
3 192
-
total
3 705
-
5 683
-
Corporate
36 407
59 000
-
-
income
3 640
5 900
-
-
total
3 640
5 900
-
-
Dividends
32 767
53 100
-
-
withholding
1 638
2 655
-
-
total
1 638
2 655
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
13 607
8 555
15 209
16 583
After tax
45 393
50 445
43 791
42 417
Living cost
14 263
14 263
14 263
14 263
Free-cash
31 130
36 182
29 528
28 154

Estimated living cost  is ₽14263 per week

₽9434
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽817
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽340
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3673
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₽39574
₽32920
₽31546
₽35723
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
-
-
-
59 000
unemployment
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 331
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 286
income
-
-
-
8 850
total
-
-
-
16 583
Employee
14 395
-
53 318
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
319
-
health
662
-
1 332
-
pensions

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

1 264
-
2 543
-
income
1 439
-
5 332
-
total
3 523
-
9 526
-
Employer
14 395
-
53 318
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

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

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

1 587
-
3 192
-
total
2 825
-
5 683
-
Corporate
41 780
59 000
-
-
income
4 178
5 900
-
-
total
4 178
5 900
-
-
Dividends
37 602
53 100
-
-
withholding
1 880
2 655
-
-
total
1 880
2 655
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
12 406
8 555
15 209
16 583
After tax
46 594
50 445
43 791
42 417
Living cost
10 871
10 871
10 871
10 871
Free-cash
35 723
39 574
32 920
31 546

Estimated living cost  is ₽10871 per week

₽6347
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽776
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽288
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3460
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₽21029
₽22786
₽25354
₽19600
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
9 204
health
-
-
-
1 505
income
-
-
-
3 728
total
-
-
-
14 437
Employee
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
health
494
1 085
910
-
social contributions
2 412
5 295
4 446
-
income
6 947
5 906
6 213
-
total
9 853
12 286
11 569
-
Employer
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
social contributions
2 412
5 295
4 446
-
health
537
1 181
990
-
total
2 949
6 476
5 436
-
Corporate
26 989
-
-
-
income
3 374
-
-
-
total
3 374
-
-
-
Dividends
23 615
-
-
-
withholding
4 015
-
-
-
total
4 015
-
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
20 191
18 762
17 005
14 437
After tax
38 809
40 238
41 995
44 563
Living cost
19 209
19 209
19 209
19 209
Free-cash
19 600
21 029
22 786
25 354

Estimated living cost  is ₽19209 per week

₽11512
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1885
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽425
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5388
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₽13328
₽15085
₽17653
₽12974
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
9 204
health
-
-
-
1 505
income
-
-
-
3 728
total
-
-
-
14 437
Employee
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
health
635
1 085
910
-
social contributions
3 100
5 295
4 446
-
income
6 699
5 906
6 213
-
total
10 434
12 286
11 569
-
Employer
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
social contributions
3 100
5 295
4 446
-
health
691
1 181
990
-
total
3 791
6 476
5 436
-
Corporate
17 864
-
-
-
income
2 233
-
-
-
total
2 233
-
-
-
Dividends
15 632
-
-
-
withholding
2 658
-
-
-
total
2 658
-
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
19 116
18 762
17 005
14 437
After tax
39 884
40 238
41 995
44 563
Living cost
26 910
26 910
26 910
26 910
Free-cash
12 974
13 328
15 085
17 653

Estimated living cost  is ₽26910 per week

₽18396
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2102
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽452
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5961
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₽21099
₽10417
₽9213
₽14134
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
17 228
health
-
-
-
7 965
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 071
total
-
-
-
30 264
Employee
28 710
-
44 030
-
health
3 876
-
5 944
-
social contributions
1 866
-
2 862
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
3 445
-
5 284
-
total
9 187
-
14 090
-
Employer
28 710
-
44 030
-
social contributions
7 178
-
11 007
-
health
2 584
-
3 963
-
total
9 762
-
14 970
-
Corporate
20 528
59 000
-
-
income
3 900
11 210
-
-
total
3 900
11 210
-
-
Dividends
16 628
47 790
-
-
withholding
2 494
7 168
-
-
total
2 494
7 168
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
25 343
18 378
29 060
30 264
After tax
33 657
40 622
29 940
28 736
Living cost
19 523
19 523
19 523
19 523
Free-cash
14 134
21 099
10 417
9 213

Estimated living cost  is ₽19523 per week

₽13561
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1389
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽384
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4189
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
₽16565
₽5883
₽4679
₽7981
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
17 228
health
-
-
-
7 965
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 071
total
-
-
-
30 264
Employee
35 378
-
44 030
-
health
4 776
-
5 944
-
social contributions
2 300
-
2 862
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
4 245
-
5 284
-
total
11 321
-
14 090
-
Employer
35 378
-
44 030
-
social contributions
8 845
-
11 007
-
health
3 184
-
3 963
-
total
12 029
-
14 970
-
Corporate
11 593
59 000
-
-
income
2 203
11 210
-
-
total
2 203
11 210
-
-
Dividends
9 390
47 790
-
-
withholding
1 409
7 168
-
-
total
1 409
7 168
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
26 962
18 378
29 060
30 264
After tax
32 038
40 622
29 940
28 736
Living cost
24 057
24 057
24 057
24 057
Free-cash
7 981
16 565
5 883
4 679

Estimated living cost  is ₽24057 per week

₽17891
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1333
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽416
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4418
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
-₽122254
-₽122254
-₽2490
-₽122254
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
-
-
-
59 000
labour market
-
-
-
4 662
municipal
-
-
-
10 153
pensions
-
-
-
721
national
-
-
-
5 889
total
-
-
-
21 425
Employee
169 104
169 104
169 104
-
municipal
36 010
36 010
36 010
-
pensions
240
240
240
-
national
20 659
20 659
20 659
-
labour market
13 509
13 509
13 509
-
total
70 418
70 418
70 418
-
Employer
169 104
169 104
169 104
-
labour market
13 528
13 528
13 528
-
national
20 695
20 695
20 695
-
municipal
36 067
36 067
36 067
-
pensions
481
481
481
-
total
70 771
70 771
70 771
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
141 189
141 189
141 189
21 425
After tax
-82 189
-82 189
-82 189
37 575
Living cost
40 065
40 065
40 065
40 065
Free-cash
-122 254
-122 254
-122 254
-2 490

Estimated living cost  is ₽40065 per week

₽27421
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3544
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽616
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8484
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₽27159
₽13966
₽11598
₽22006
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
-
-
-
59 000
health
-
-
-
7 671
pensions
-
-
-
11 801
income
-
-
-
7 890
total
-
-
-
27 362
Employee
23 536
-
44 096
-
pensions
471
-
882
-
unemployment
376
-
705
-
income
2 650
-
8 502
-
total
3 497
-
10 089
-
Employer
23 536
-
44 096
-
pensions
4 708
-
8 819
-
unemployment
189
-
353
-
health
3 059
-
5 733
-
total
7 956
-
14 905
-
Corporate
27 508
59 000
-
-
income
5 501
11 801
-
-
total
5 501
11 801
-
-
Dividends
22 007
47 199
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
16 954
11 801
24 994
27 362
After tax
42 046
47 199
34 006
31 638
Living cost
20 040
20 040
20 040
20 040
Free-cash
22 006
27 159
13 966
11 598

Estimated living cost  is ₽20040 per week

₽13745
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1193
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽403
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4698
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₽8513
₽3701
₽12324
₽4923
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

-
-
-
59 000
health
-
-
-
562
municipal
-
-
-
10 519
national
-
-
-
3 742
total
-
-
-
14 823
Employee
43 651
-
49 634
-
health
326
-
419
-
municipal
7 150
-
8 121
-
pensions
2 946
-
3 350
-
national
721
-
1 444
-
unemployment
655
-
745
-
total
11 798
-
14 079
-
Employer
43 651
-
49 634
-
accident
44
-
50
-
unemployment
283
-
323
-
health
335
-
383
-
pensions
7 573
-
8 611
-
total
8 235
-
9 367
-
Corporate
7 113
59 000
-
-
income
1 423
11 801
-
-
total
1 423
11 801
-
-
Dividends

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

4 268
35 400
-
-
municipal
768
6 372
-
-
national
-
461
-
-
total
768
6 833
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
22 224
18 634
23 446
14 823
After tax
36 776
40 366
35 554
44 177
Living cost
31 853
31 853
31 853
31 853
Free-cash
4 923
8 513
3 701
12 324

Estimated living cost  is ₽31853 per week

₽20806
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3064
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽507
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7477
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Marseille , France
₽4162
₽9786
₽9524
₽8775
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
1 682
health
-
-
-
512
pensions
-
-
-
16 672
other
-
-
-
1 830
income
-
-
-
3 207
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 903
Employee
31 696
-
44 959
-
income
1 634
-
3 237
-
social contributions
904
-
1 280
-
pensions
3 585
-
5 084
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
6 123
-
9 601
-
Employer
31 696
-
44 959
-
pensions
5 208
-
7 387
-
social contributions
94
-
135
-
unemployment
1 283
-
1 820
-
health
2 218
-
3 147
-
other
1 094
-
1 551
-
total
9 897
-
14 040
-
Corporate
17 405
59 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
4 873
16 521
-
-
total
4 873
16 521
-
-
Dividends
12 532
42 479
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 604
5 437
-
-
social contributions
2 155
7 307
-
-
total
3 759
12 744
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
24 652
29 265
23 641
23 903
After tax
34 348
29 735
35 359
35 097
Living cost
25 573
25 573
25 573
25 573
Free-cash
8 775
4 162
9 786
9 524

Estimated living cost  is ₽25573 per week

₽14831
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2598
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽485
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7660
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₽1349
₽6973
₽6711
₽6252
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
1 682
health
-
-
-
512
pensions
-
-
-
16 672
other
-
-
-
1 830
income
-
-
-
3 207
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 903
Employee
35 509
-
44 959
-
income
2 096
-
3 237
-
social contributions
1 012
-
1 280
-
pensions
4 015
-
5 084
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 123
-
9 601
-
Employer
35 509
-
44 959
-
pensions
5 833
-
7 387
-
social contributions
107
-
135
-
unemployment
1 437
-
1 820
-
health
2 486
-
3 147
-
other
1 225
-
1 551
-
total
11 088
-
14 040
-
Corporate
12 402
59 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 473
16 521
-
-
total
3 473
16 521
-
-
Dividends
8 929
42 479
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 143
5 437
-
-
social contributions
1 535
7 307
-
-
total
2 678
12 744
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
24 362
29 265
23 641
23 903
After tax
34 638
29 735
35 359
35 097
Living cost
28 386
28 386
28 386
28 386
Free-cash
6 252
1 349
6 973
6 711

Estimated living cost  is ₽28386 per week

₽17898
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2308
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽483
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7698
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
-₽10337
-₽4713
-₽4975
-₽9192
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
1 682
health
-
-
-
512
pensions
-
-
-
16 672
other
-
-
-
1 830
income
-
-
-
3 207
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
23 903
Employee
51 964
-
44 959
-
income
4 534
-
3 237
-
social contributions
1 480
-
1 280
-
pensions
5 877
-
5 084
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
11 891
-
9 601
-
Employer
51 964
-
44 959
-
pensions
8 538
-
7 387
-
social contributions
156
-
135
-
unemployment
2 105
-
1 820
-
health
3 637
-
3 147
-
other
1 793
-
1 551
-
total
16 229
-
14 040
-
Corporate
-
59 000
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
-
16 521
-
-
total
-
16 521
-
-
Dividends
-
42 479
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
5 437
-
-
social contributions
-
7 307
-
-
total
-
12 744
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
28 120
29 265
23 641
23 903
After tax
30 880
29 735
35 359
35 097
Living cost
40 072
40 072
40 072
40 072
Free-cash
-9 192
-10 337
-4 713
-4 975

Estimated living cost  is ₽40072 per week

₽27120
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3278
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽549
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9124
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₽50193
₽41343
₽52553
₽49095
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%.

-
-
-
59 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
590
total
-
-
-
590
Employee
7 321
-
59 000
-
income
1 464
-
11 800
-
total
1 464
-
11 800
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

51 679
59 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
51 679
59 000
-
-
withholding
2 584
2 950
-
-
total
2 584
2 950
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
4 048
2 950
11 800
590
After tax
54 952
56 050
47 200
58 410
Living cost
5 857
5 857
5 857
5 857
Free-cash
49 095
50 193
41 343
52 553

Estimated living cost  is ₽5857 per week

₽3630
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽487
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽161
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽1579
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Tbilisi , Georgia
₽46923
₽38073
₽49283
₽45211
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%.

-
-
-
59 000
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
590
total
-
-
-
590
Employee
11 409
-
59 000
-
income
2 282
-
11 800
-
total
2 282
-
11 800
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

We will register your company as part of a virtual zone. Your non-Georgian corporate tax will be zero. Turnover in Georgia will be taxed at 15%.

47 591
59 000
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
47 591
59 000
-
-
withholding
2 380
2 950
-
-
total
2 380
2 950
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
4 662
2 950
11 800
590
After tax
54 338
56 050
47 200
58 410
Living cost
9 127
9 127
9 127
9 127
Free-cash
45 211
46 923
38 073
49 283

Estimated living cost  is ₽9127 per week

₽6176
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽383
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽306
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽2261
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Berlin , Germany
-₽1525
₽12107
₽9175
₽9328
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.

-
-
-
59 000
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
2 932
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.

-
-
-
8 715
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.

-
-
-
479
total
-
-
-
17 794
Employee

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

41 281
-
59 000
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

187
-
479
-
income

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

3 395
-
8 715
-
total
9 250
-
14 862
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 719
59 000
-
-
trade
2 543
8 466
-
-
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.

146
487
-
-
chamber of commerce
153
213
-
-
income
2 658
8 850
-
-
total
5 500
18 016
-
-
Dividends
12 219
40 985
-
-
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.

151
546
-
-
withholding
2 740
9 932
-
-
total
2 891
10 478
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
17 641
28 494
14 862
17 794
After tax
41 359
30 506
44 138
41 206
Living cost
32 031
32 031
32 031
32 031
Free-cash
9 328
-1 525
12 107
9 175

Estimated living cost  is ₽32031 per week

₽22096
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3446
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽464
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6024
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dresden , Germany
₽4770
₽19008
₽15791
₽13948
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.

-
-
-
59 000
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
3 217
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.

-
-
-
8 715
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.

-
-
-
479
total
-
-
-
18 079
Employee

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

31 733
-
59 000
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

49
-
479
-
income

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

886
-
8 715
-
total
6 603
-
14 862
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
27 267
59 000
-
-
trade
4 295
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.

225
487
-
-
chamber of commerce
165
211
-
-
income
4 090
8 850
-
-
total
8 775
18 840
-
-
Dividends
18 491
40 160
-
-
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.

236
535
-
-
withholding
4 308
9 725
-
-
total
4 544
10 260
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
19 922
29 100
14 862
18 079
After tax
39 078
29 900
44 138
40 921
Living cost
25 130
25 130
25 130
25 130
Free-cash
13 948
4 770
19 008
15 791

Estimated living cost  is ₽25130 per week

₽15808
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2930
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽469
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5923
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Hamburg , Germany
-₽2995
₽11545
₽8185
₽8660
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.

-
-
-
59 000
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
3 360
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.

-
-
-
8 715
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.

-
-
-
479
total
-
-
-
18 222
Employee

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

42 074
-
59 000
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

198
-
479
-
income

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

3 615
-
8 715
-
total
9 481
-
14 862
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
16 926
59 000
-
-
trade
2 784
9 705
-
-
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.

140
487
-
-
chamber of commerce
150
209
-
-
income
2 540
8 850
-
-
total
5 614
19 251
-
-
Dividends
11 313
39 749
-
-
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.

139
529
-
-
withholding
2 513
9 622
-
-
total
2 652
10 151
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
17 747
29 402
14 862
18 222
After tax
41 253
29 598
44 138
40 778
Living cost
32 593
32 593
32 593
32 593
Free-cash
8 660
-2 995
11 545
8 185

Estimated living cost  is ₽32593 per week

₽21798
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3437
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽487
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6871
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Munich , Germany
-₽8716
₽6130
₽2627
₽4739
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.

-
-
-
59 000
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
3 503
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.

-
-
-
8 715
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.

-
-
-
479
total
-
-
-
18 365
Employee

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

49 862
-
59 000
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

323
-
479
-
income

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

5 863
-
8 715
-
total
11 854
-
14 862
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 138
59 000
-
-
trade
1 567
10 119
-
-
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.

76
487
-
-
chamber of commerce
139
209
-
-
income
1 371
8 850
-
-
total
3 153
19 665
-
-
Dividends
5 986
39 335
-
-
surtax

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

65
524
-
-
withholding
1 181
9 519
-
-
total
1 246
10 043
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
16 253
29 708
14 862
18 365
After tax
42 747
29 292
44 138
40 635
Living cost
38 008
38 008
38 008
38 008
Free-cash
4 739
-8 716
6 130
2 627

Estimated living cost  is ₽38008 per week

₽27759
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3040
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽494
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6715
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Athens , Greece
₽18475
₽12458
₽13757
₽15837
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
-
-
-
59 000
unemployment
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
4 190
pensions
-
-
-
11 801
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
9 584
surtax
-
-
-
844
total
-
-
-
26 608
Employee
27 940
-
48 741
-
health
713
-
1 244
-
pensions
1 864
-
3 251
-
surtax
99
-
745
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 944
-
3 393
-
income
4 684
-
9 014
-
total
9 304
-
17 647
-
Employer
27 940
-
48 741
-
pensions
3 725
-
6 498
-
unemployment
886
-
1 545
-
health
1 271
-
2 217
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 882
-
10 260
-
Corporate
25 177
59 000
-
-
income
6 547
15 340
-
-
total
6 547
15 340
-
-
Dividends
18 631
43 660
-
-
withholding
2 795
6 550
-
-
total
2 795
6 550
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
24 528
21 890
27 907
26 608
After tax
34 472
37 110
31 093
32 392
Living cost
18 635
18 635
18 635
18 635
Free-cash
15 837
18 475
12 458
13 757

Estimated living cost  is ₽18635 per week

₽11251
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1620
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽433
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5333
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₽18802
₽12785
₽14084
₽16219
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
-
-
-
59 000
unemployment
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
4 190
pensions
-
-
-
11 801
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
9 584
surtax
-
-
-
844
total
-
-
-
26 608
Employee
27 437
-
48 741
-
health
701
-
1 244
-
pensions
1 830
-
3 251
-
surtax
90
-
745
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 910
-
3 393
-
income
4 599
-
9 014
-
total
9 130
-
17 647
-
Employer
27 437
-
48 741
-
pensions
3 657
-
6 498
-
unemployment
869
-
1 545
-
health
1 249
-
2 217
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 775
-
10 260
-
Corporate
25 788
59 000
-
-
income
6 706
15 340
-
-
total
6 706
15 340
-
-
Dividends
19 083
43 660
-
-
withholding
2 862
6 550
-
-
total
2 862
6 550
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
24 473
21 890
27 907
26 608
After tax
34 527
37 110
31 093
32 392
Living cost
18 308
18 308
18 308
18 308
Free-cash
16 219
18 802
12 785
14 084

Estimated living cost  is ₽18308 per week

₽11194
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1689
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽422
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5002
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₽17078
₽17929
₽24599
₽17416
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
-
-
-
59 000
unemployment
-
-
-
885
health
-
-
-
4 130
pensions
-
-
-
5 900
income
-
-
-
7 213
total
-
-
-
18 128
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

23 491
9 349
49 372
-
health
1 644
654
3 456
-
pensions
2 349
935
4 937
-
unemployment
352
140
741
-
income
2 872
1 143
6 036
-
total
7 217
2 872
15 170
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

23 491
9 349
49 372
-
pensions
4 581
1 823
9 628
-
total
4 581
1 823
9 628
-
Corporate
30 929
47 828
-
-
income
2 784
4 305
-
-
total
2 784
4 305
-
-
Dividends
28 145
43 523
-
-
withholding
5 348
8 269
-
-
social contributions
5 381
8 380
-
-
total
10 729
16 649
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
25 311
25 649
24 798
18 128
After tax
33 689
33 351
34 202
40 872
Living cost
16 273
16 273
16 273
16 273
Free-cash
17 416
17 078
17 929
24 599

Estimated living cost  is ₽16273 per week

₽11105
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1331
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽325
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3512
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
-₽5067
-₽5050
-₽5514
-₽11819
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
634
municipal
-
-
-
5 851
pensions
-
-
-
7 080
national
-
-
-
9 066
total
-
-
-
22 631
Employee
64 927
-
51 005
-
municipal
8 020
-
6 079
-
pensions
2 597
-
2 040
-
national
12 427
-
9 420
-
total
23 044
-
17 539
-
Employer
64 927
-
51 005
-
social contributions
698
-
548
-
pensions
5 194
-
4 080
-
total
5 892
-
4 628
-
Corporate
-
59 000
-
-
income

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

-
11 800
-
-
total
-
11 800
-
-
Dividends
-
47 200
-
-
withholding
-
10 384
-
-
total
-
10 384
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
28 936
22 184
22 167
22 631
After tax
30 064
36 816
36 833
36 369
Living cost
41 883
41 883
41 883
41 883
Free-cash
-11 819
-5 067
-5 050
-5 514

Estimated living cost  is ₽41883 per week

₽28468
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3893
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽627
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8895
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Dublin , Ireland
-₽5962
-₽2890
-₽2890
-₽5900
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
-
-
-
59 000
social contributions
-
-
-
4 742
income
-
-
-
9 886
total
-
-
-
14 628
Employee
64 899
-
59 000
-
social contributions
5 392
-
4 742
-
income
12 246
-
9 886
-
total
17 638
-
14 628
-
Employer
64 899
-
59 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
59 000
-
-
income
-
7 375
-
-
total
-
7 375
-
-
Dividends
-
51 625
-
-
withholding
-
10 325
-
-
total
-
10 325
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
17 638
17 700
14 628
14 628
After tax
41 362
41 300
44 372
44 372
Living cost
47 262
47 262
47 262
47 262
Free-cash
-5 900
-5 962
-2 890
-2 890

Estimated living cost  is ₽47262 per week

₽35956
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3851
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽452
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7003
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Additional information

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

Milan , Italy
-₽3531
-₽6366
-₽3034
-₽14736
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
-
-
-
59 000
regional
-
-
-
610
social contributions
-
-
-
15 175
municipal
-
-
-
351
national
-
-
-
10 889
total
-
-
-
27 025
Employee
73 736
-
59 000
-
regional
696
-
535
-
municipal
390
-
313
-
social contributions
24 864
-
19 895
-
national
12 777
-
9 614
-
total
38 727
-
30 357
-
Employer
73 736
-
59 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
59 000
-
-
nationa
-
14 161
-
-
municipal
-
2 300
-
-
total
-
16 461
-
-
Dividends
-
42 539
-
-
withholding
-
11 061
-
-
total
-
11 061
-
-
Income
59 000
59 000
59 000
59 000
Total tax
38 727
27 522
30 357
27 025
After tax
20 273
31 478
28 643
31 975
Living cost
35 009
35 009
35 009
35 009
Free-cash
-14 736
-3 531
-6 366
-3 034

Estimated living cost  is ₽35009 per week

₽24404
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2296
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽537
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7772
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₽8662
₽6034
₽9345
₽6820
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
-
-
-
59 000
regional
-
-
-
890
social contributions
-
-
-
15 175
municipal
-
-
-
351
national
-
-
-
10 889
total
-
-
-
27 305
Employee
46 023
-
59 000
-
regional
620
-
794
-
municipal
244
-
313
-
social contributions
15 519
-
19 895
-
national
7 291
-
9 614
-
total
23 674
-
30 616
-
Employer
46 023
-
59 000
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 977
59 000
-
-
nationa
3 114
14 161
-
-
municipal
646