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
₽ 59500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽28610
₽22707
₽21039
₽25823
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
13 090
income
-
-
-
431
total
-
-
-
13 521
Employee
26 673
-
51 516
-
social contributions
1 733
-
3 349
-
income
-
-
520
-
total
1 733
-
3 869
-
Employer
26 673
-
51 516
-
social contributions
4 135
-
7 984
-
total
4 135
-
7 984
-
Corporate
28 692
59 500
-
-
income
2 869
5 950
-
-
total
2 869
5 950
-
-
Dividends
25 824
53 550
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
8 737
5 950
11 853
13 521
After tax
50 763
53 550
47 647
45 979
Living cost
24 940
24 940
24 940
24 940
Free-cash
25 823
28 610
22 707
21 039

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
₽7368
-₽5474
₽5710
₽6958
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
-
-
-
59 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
238
unemployment
-
-
-
5 089
health
-
-
-
4 552
pensions
-
-
-
11 007
income
-
-
-
6 435
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
27 321
Employee
36 267
33 064
46 204
-
health
1 403
1 280
1 789
-
pensions
3 714
3 385
4 731
-
other
362
331
461
-
unemployment
1 088
992
1 386
-
income
3 231
2 439
6 079
-
total
9 798
8 427
14 446
-
Employer
36 267
33 064
46 204
-
pensions
4 552
4 150
5 799
-
accident
471
430
600
-
unemployment
1 088
992
1 386
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 088
992
1 386
-
chamber of commerce
145
132
184
-
health
1 371
1 250
1 746
-
other
1 722
1 570
2 193
-
total
10 437
9 516
13 294
-
Corporate
12 796
16 920
43 058
-
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.

3 199
4 231
10 765
-
total
3 199
4 231
10 765
-
Dividends
9 596
12 690
-
-
withholding
2 639
3 489
-
-
total
2 639
3 489
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
26 073
25 663
38 505
27 321
After tax
33 427
33 837
20 995
32 179
Living cost
26 469
26 469
26 469
26 469
Free-cash
6 958
7 368
-5 474
5 710

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
₽4513
-₽8274
₽2781
₽3232
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
-
-
-
59 500
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
238
unemployment
-
-
-
5 089
health
-
-
-
4 552
pensions
-
-
-
11 007
income
-
-
-
6 435
surtax
-
-
-
164
total
-
-
-
27 485
Employee
41 463
33 064
46 076
-
health
1 604
1 280
1 784
-
pensions
4 246
3 385
4 719
-
other
414
331
461
-
unemployment
1 244
992
1 382
-
income
4 720
2 439
6 041
-
total
12 228
8 427
14 387
-
Employer
41 463
33 064
46 076
-
pensions
5 204
4 150
5 783
-
accident
538
430
598
-
unemployment
1 244
992
1 382
-
surtax
164
164
164
-
payroll
1 244
992
1 382
-
chamber of commerce
165
132
184
-
health
1 567
1 250
1 741
-
other
1 970
1 570
2 188
-
total
12 096
9 680
13 422
-
Corporate
5 942
16 757
42 927
-
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.

1 485
4 190
10 731
-
total
1 485
4 190
10 731
-
Dividends
4 457
12 567
-
-
withholding
1 225
3 456
-
-
total
1 225
3 456
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
27 034
25 753
38 540
27 485
After tax
32 466
33 747
20 960
32 015
Living cost
29 234
29 234
29 234
29 234
Free-cash
3 232
4 513
-8 274
2 781

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
₽3204
-₽5650
-₽52
-₽17122
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
8 014
communal

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

-
-
-
3 089
national
-
-
-
18 198
total
-
-
-
29 301
Employee

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

59 347
-
46 084
-
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
-
2 166
-
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
-
3 456
-
communal

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

3 095
-
2 404
-
national
18 246
-
13 056
-
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
-
401
-
total
29 096
-
21 483
-
Employer

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

59 347
-
46 084
-
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
-
600
-
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
-
672
-
surtax
6 729
-
5 227
-
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
-
2 834
-
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
-
4 083
-
total
17 275
-
13 416
-
Corporate
-
59 500
-
-
surtax
-
238
-
-
income
-
11 900
-
-
total
-
12 138
-
-
Dividends
-
47 363
-
-
withholding

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

-
13 907
-
-
total
-
13 907
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
46 371
26 045
34 899
29 301
After tax
13 129
33 455
24 601
30 199
Living cost
30 251
30 251
30 251
30 251
Free-cash
-17 122
3 204
-5 650
-52

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
₽36610
₽29979
₽28579
₽31556
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
-
-
-
59 500
unemployment
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 331
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 286
income
-
-
-
8 925
total
-
-
-
16 658
Employee
18 887
-
53 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

208
-
319
-
health
869
-
1 332
-
pensions

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

1 658
-
2 543
-
income
1 889
-
5 381
-
total
4 624
-
9 575
-
Employer
18 887
-
53 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

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

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

2 081
-
3 192
-
total
3 705
-
5 683
-
Corporate
36 907
59 500
-
-
income
3 691
5 950
-
-
total
3 691
5 950
-
-
Dividends
33 216
53 550
-
-
withholding
1 661
2 677
-
-
total
1 661
2 677
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
13 681
8 627
15 258
16 658
After tax
45 819
50 873
44 242
42 842
Living cost
14 263
14 263
14 263
14 263
Free-cash
31 556
36 610
29 979
28 579

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
₽40002
₽33371
₽31971
₽36150
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
-
-
-
59 500
unemployment
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 331
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 286
income
-
-
-
8 925
total
-
-
-
16 658
Employee
14 395
-
53 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
319
-
health
662
-
1 332
-
pensions

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

1 264
-
2 543
-
income
1 439
-
5 381
-
total
3 523
-
9 575
-
Employer
14 395
-
53 818
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

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

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

1 587
-
3 192
-
total
2 825
-
5 683
-
Corporate
42 280
59 500
-
-
income
4 228
5 950
-
-
total
4 228
5 950
-
-
Dividends
38 053
53 550
-
-
withholding
1 903
2 677
-
-
total
1 903
2 677
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
12 479
8 627
15 258
16 658
After tax
47 021
50 873
44 242
42 842
Living cost
10 871
10 871
10 871
10 871
Free-cash
36 150
40 002
33 371
31 971

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
₽21529
₽23206
₽25661
₽19965
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
9 281
health
-
-
-
1 518
income
-
-
-
3 831
total
-
-
-
14 630
Employee
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
health
494
1 085
918
-
social contributions
2 412
5 295
4 484
-
income
6 947
5 906
6 199
-
total
9 853
12 286
11 601
-
Employer
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
social contributions
2 412
5 295
4 484
-
health
537
1 181
1 000
-
total
2 949
6 476
5 484
-
Corporate
27 489
-
-
-
income
3 435
-
-
-
total
3 435
-
-
-
Dividends
24 053
-
-
-
withholding
4 089
-
-
-
total
4 089
-
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
20 326
18 762
17 085
14 630
After tax
39 174
40 738
42 415
44 870
Living cost
19 209
19 209
19 209
19 209
Free-cash
19 965
21 529
23 206
25 661

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
₽13828
₽15505
₽17960
₽13337
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
9 281
health
-
-
-
1 518
income
-
-
-
3 831
total
-
-
-
14 630
Employee
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
health
635
1 085
918
-
social contributions
3 100
5 295
4 484
-
income
6 699
5 906
6 199
-
total
10 434
12 286
11 601
-
Employer
63 798
63 798
63 798
-
social contributions
3 100
5 295
4 484
-
health
691
1 181
1 000
-
total
3 791
6 476
5 484
-
Corporate
18 364
-
-
-
income
2 296
-
-
-
total
2 296
-
-
-
Dividends
16 069
-
-
-
withholding
2 732
-
-
-
total
2 732
-
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
19 253
18 762
17 085
14 630
After tax
40 247
40 738
42 415
44 870
Living cost
26 910
26 910
26 910
26 910
Free-cash
13 337
13 828
15 505
17 960

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
₽21443
₽10672
₽9456
₽14478
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
17 374
health
-
-
-
8 033
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 114
total
-
-
-
30 521
Employee
28 710
-
44 403
-
health
3 876
-
5 994
-
social contributions
1 866
-
2 886
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
3 445
-
5 328
-
total
9 187
-
14 208
-
Employer
28 710
-
44 403
-
social contributions
7 178
-
11 101
-
health
2 584
-
3 996
-
total
9 762
-
15 097
-
Corporate
21 028
59 500
-
-
income
3 995
11 305
-
-
total
3 995
11 305
-
-
Dividends
17 033
48 195
-
-
withholding
2 555
7 229
-
-
total
2 555
7 229
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
25 499
18 534
29 305
30 521
After tax
34 001
40 966
30 195
28 979
Living cost
19 523
19 523
19 523
19 523
Free-cash
14 478
21 443
10 672
9 456

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
₽16909
₽6138
₽4922
₽8326
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
17 374
health
-
-
-
8 033
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 114
total
-
-
-
30 521
Employee
35 378
-
44 403
-
health
4 776
-
5 994
-
social contributions
2 300
-
2 886
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
4 245
-
5 328
-
total
11 321
-
14 208
-
Employer
35 378
-
44 403
-
social contributions
8 845
-
11 101
-
health
3 184
-
3 996
-
total
12 029
-
15 097
-
Corporate
12 093
59 500
-
-
income
2 298
11 305
-
-
total
2 298
11 305
-
-
Dividends
9 795
48 195
-
-
withholding
1 469
7 229
-
-
total
1 469
7 229
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
27 117
18 534
29 305
30 521
After tax
32 383
40 966
30 195
28 979
Living cost
24 057
24 057
24 057
24 057
Free-cash
8 326
16 909
6 138
4 922

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
-₽121754
-₽121754
-₽2197
-₽121754
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
-
-
-
59 500
labour market
-
-
-
4 702
municipal
-
-
-
10 260
pensions
-
-
-
721
national
-
-
-
5 949
total
-
-
-
21 632
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
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
141 189
141 189
141 189
21 632
After tax
-81 689
-81 689
-81 689
37 868
Living cost
40 065
40 065
40 065
40 065
Free-cash
-121 754
-121 754
-121 754
-2 197

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
₽27560
₽14254
₽11851
₽22405
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
-
-
-
59 500
health
-
-
-
7 735
pensions
-
-
-
11 901
income
-
-
-
7 973
total
-
-
-
27 609
Employee
23 536
-
44 469
-
pensions
471
-
890
-
unemployment
376
-
712
-
income
2 650
-
8 573
-
total
3 497
-
10 175
-
Employer
23 536
-
44 469
-
pensions
4 708
-
8 894
-
unemployment
189
-
356
-
health
3 059
-
5 781
-
total
7 956
-
15 031
-
Corporate
28 008
59 500
-
-
income
5 602
11 900
-
-
total
5 602
11 900
-
-
Dividends
22 406
47 600
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
17 055
11 900
25 206
27 609
After tax
42 445
47 600
34 294
31 891
Living cost
20 040
20 040
20 040
20 040
Free-cash
22 405
27 560
14 254
11 851

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
₽8843
₽3945
₽12644
₽5270
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

-
-
-
59 500
health
-
-
-
570
municipal
-
-
-
10 607
national
-
-
-
3 826
total
-
-
-
15 003
Employee
43 651
-
50 053
-
health
326
-
425
-
municipal
7 150
-
8 190
-
pensions
2 946
-
3 379
-
national
721
-
1 510
-
unemployment
655
-
751
-
total
11 798
-
14 255
-
Employer
43 651
-
50 053
-
accident
44
-
50
-
unemployment
283
-
326
-
health
335
-
386
-
pensions
7 573
-
8 685
-
total
8 235
-
9 447
-
Corporate
7 613
59 500
-
-
income
1 522
11 900
-
-
total
1 522
11 900
-
-
Dividends

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

4 568
35 700
-
-
municipal
822
6 425
-
-
national
-
479
-
-
total
822
6 904
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
22 377
18 804
23 702
15 003
After tax
37 123
40 696
35 798
44 497
Living cost
31 853
31 853
31 853
31 853
Free-cash
5 270
8 843
3 945
12 644

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
₽4416
₽10065
₽9816
₽9027
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 696
health
-
-
-
515
pensions
-
-
-
16 801
other
-
-
-
1 845
income
-
-
-
3 254
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
24 111
Employee
31 696
-
45 341
-
income
1 634
-
3 284
-
social contributions
904
-
1 291
-
pensions
3 585
-
5 128
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
6 123
-
9 703
-
Employer
31 696
-
45 341
-
pensions
5 208
-
7 449
-
social contributions
94
-
135
-
unemployment
1 283
-
1 836
-
health
2 218
-
3 174
-
other
1 094
-
1 565
-
total
9 897
-
14 159
-
Corporate
17 905
59 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
5 013
16 659
-
-
total
5 013
16 659
-
-
Dividends
12 892
42 841
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 650
5 484
-
-
social contributions
2 217
7 368
-
-
total
3 867
12 852
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
24 900
29 511
23 862
24 111
After tax
34 600
29 989
35 638
35 389
Living cost
25 573
25 573
25 573
25 573
Free-cash
9 027
4 416
10 065
9 816

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
₽1603
₽7252
₽7003
₽6505
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 696
health
-
-
-
515
pensions
-
-
-
16 801
other
-
-
-
1 845
income
-
-
-
3 254
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
24 111
Employee
35 509
-
45 341
-
income
2 096
-
3 284
-
social contributions
1 012
-
1 291
-
pensions
4 015
-
5 128
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 123
-
9 703
-
Employer
35 509
-
45 341
-
pensions
5 833
-
7 449
-
social contributions
107
-
135
-
unemployment
1 437
-
1 836
-
health
2 486
-
3 174
-
other
1 225
-
1 565
-
total
11 088
-
14 159
-
Corporate
12 902
59 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
3 613
16 659
-
-
total
3 613
16 659
-
-
Dividends
9 289
42 841
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
1 189
5 484
-
-
social contributions
1 596
7 368
-
-
total
2 785
12 852
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
24 609
29 511
23 862
24 111
After tax
34 891
29 989
35 638
35 389
Living cost
28 386
28 386
28 386
28 386
Free-cash
6 505
1 603
7 252
7 003

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
-₽10083
-₽4434
-₽4683
-₽8692
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
1 696
health
-
-
-
515
pensions
-
-
-
16 801
other
-
-
-
1 845
income
-
-
-
3 254
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
24 111
Employee
51 964
-
45 341
-
income
4 534
-
3 284
-
social contributions
1 480
-
1 291
-
pensions
5 877
-
5 128
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
11 891
-
9 703
-
Employer
51 964
-
45 341
-
pensions
8 538
-
7 449
-
social contributions
156
-
135
-
unemployment
2 105
-
1 836
-
health
3 637
-
3 174
-
other
1 793
-
1 565
-
total
16 229
-
14 159
-
Corporate
-
59 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
-
16 659
-
-
total
-
16 659
-
-
Dividends
-
42 841
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
5 484
-
-
social contributions
-
7 368
-
-
total
-
12 852
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
28 120
29 511
23 862
24 111
After tax
31 380
29 989
35 638
35 389
Living cost
40 072
40 072
40 072
40 072
Free-cash
-8 692
-10 083
-4 434
-4 683

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
₽50668
₽41743
₽53048
₽49570
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%.

-
-
-
59 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
595
total
-
-
-
595
Employee
7 321
-
59 500
-
income
1 464
-
11 900
-
total
1 464
-
11 900
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

52 179
59 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
52 179
59 500
-
-
withholding
2 609
2 975
-
-
total
2 609
2 975
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
4 073
2 975
11 900
595
After tax
55 427
56 525
47 600
58 905
Living cost
5 857
5 857
5 857
5 857
Free-cash
49 570
50 668
41 743
53 048

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
₽47398
₽38473
₽49778
₽45686
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%.

-
-
-
59 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
595
total
-
-
-
595
Employee
11 409
-
59 500
-
income
2 282
-
11 900
-
total
2 282
-
11 900
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate

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

48 091
59 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
48 091
59 500
-
-
withholding
2 405
2 975
-
-
total
2 405
2 975
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
4 687
2 975
11 900
595
After tax
54 813
56 525
47 600
58 905
Living cost
9 127
9 127
9 127
9 127
Free-cash
45 686
47 398
38 473
49 778

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
-₽1268
₽12436
₽9434
₽9586
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.

-
-
-
59 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
3 002
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.

-
-
-
8 877
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.

-
-
-
488
total
-
-
-
18 035
Employee

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

41 281
-
59 500
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

187
-
488
-
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
-
8 877
-
total
9 250
-
15 033
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
18 219
59 500
-
-
trade
2 615
8 538
-
-
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.

150
491
-
-
chamber of commerce
153
213
-
-
income
2 733
8 926
-
-
total
5 651
18 168
-
-
Dividends
12 568
41 332
-
-
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.

156
551
-
-
withholding
2 826
10 018
-
-
total
2 982
10 569
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
17 883
28 737
15 033
18 035
After tax
41 617
30 763
44 467
41 465
Living cost
32 031
32 031
32 031
32 031
Free-cash
9 586
-1 268
12 436
9 434

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
₽5021
₽19337
₽16042
₽14202
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.

-
-
-
59 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
3 295
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.

-
-
-
8 877
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.

-
-
-
488
total
-
-
-
18 328
Employee

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

31 733
-
59 500
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

49
-
488
-
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
-
8 877
-
total
6 603
-
15 033
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
27 767
59 500
-
-
trade
4 374
9 371
-
-
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.

228
491
-
-
chamber of commerce
165
211
-
-
income
4 164
8 926
-
-
total
8 931
18 999
-
-
Dividends
18 835
40 501
-
-
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.

241
540
-
-
withholding
4 393
9 810
-
-
total
4 634
10 350
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
20 168
29 349
15 033
18 328
After tax
39 332
30 151
44 467
41 172
Living cost
25 130
25 130
25 130
25 130
Free-cash
14 202
5 021
19 337
16 042

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
-₽2748
₽11874
₽8432
₽8910
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.

-
-
-
59 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
3 442
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.

-
-
-
8 877
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.

-
-
-
488
total
-
-
-
18 475
Employee

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

42 074
-
59 500
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

198
-
488
-
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
-
8 877
-
total
9 481
-
15 033
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
17 426
59 500
-
-
trade
2 867
9 788
-
-
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.

143
491
-
-
chamber of commerce
151
211
-
-
income
2 614
8 926
-
-
total
5 775
19 416
-
-
Dividends
11 651
40 084
-
-
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.

143
534
-
-
withholding
2 598
9 705
-
-
total
2 741
10 239
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
17 997
29 655
15 033
18 475
After tax
41 503
29 845
44 467
41 025
Living cost
32 593
32 593
32 593
32 593
Free-cash
8 910
-2 748
11 874
8 432

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
-₽8468
₽6459
₽2871
₽4988
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.

-
-
-
59 500
health

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

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

-
-
-
5 668
trade
-
-
-
3 588
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.

-
-
-
8 877
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.

-
-
-
488
total
-
-
-
18 621
Employee

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

49 862
-
59 500
-
health

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

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

5 668
-
5 668
-
surtax

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

323
-
488
-
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
-
8 877
-
total
11 854
-
15 033
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
9 638
59 500
-
-
trade
1 653
10 204
-
-
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.

79
491
-
-
chamber of commerce
140
209
-
-
income
1 445
8 926
-
-
total
3 317
19 830
-
-
Dividends
6 321
39 670
-
-
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.

69
527
-
-
withholding
1 264
9 603
-
-
total
1 333
10 130
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
16 504
29 960
15 033
18 621
After tax
42 996
29 540
44 467
40 879
Living cost
38 008
38 008
38 008
38 008
Free-cash
4 988
-8 468
6 459
2 871

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
₽18789
₽12690
₽14000
₽16153
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
-
-
-
59 500
unemployment
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
4 226
pensions
-
-
-
11 900
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
9 689
surtax
-
-
-
861
total
-
-
-
26 865
Employee
27 940
-
49 153
-
health
713
-
1 253
-
pensions
1 864
-
3 278
-
surtax
99
-
762
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 944
-
3 421
-
income
4 684
-
9 115
-
total
9 304
-
17 829
-
Employer
27 940
-
49 153
-
pensions
3 725
-
6 551
-
unemployment
886
-
1 559
-
health
1 271
-
2 236
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 882
-
10 346
-
Corporate
25 677
59 500
-
-
income
6 676
15 471
-
-
total
6 676
15 471
-
-
Dividends
19 002
44 029
-
-
withholding
2 850
6 605
-
-
total
2 850
6 605
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
24 712
22 076
28 175
26 865
After tax
34 788
37 424
31 325
32 635
Living cost
18 635
18 635
18 635
18 635
Free-cash
16 153
18 789
12 690
14 000

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
₽19116
₽13017
₽14327
₽16535
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
-
-
-
59 500
unemployment
-
-
-
189
health
-
-
-
4 226
pensions
-
-
-
11 900
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
9 689
surtax
-
-
-
861
total
-
-
-
26 865
Employee
27 437
-
49 153
-
health
701
-
1 253
-
pensions
1 830
-
3 278
-
surtax
90
-
762
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 910
-
3 421
-
income
4 599
-
9 115
-
total
9 130
-
17 829
-
Employer
27 437
-
49 153
-
pensions
3 657
-
6 551
-
unemployment
869
-
1 559
-
health
1 249
-
2 236
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 775
-
10 346
-
Corporate
26 288
59 500
-
-
income
6 835
15 471
-
-
total
6 835
15 471
-
-
Dividends
19 453
44 029
-
-
withholding
2 917
6 605
-
-
total
2 917
6 605
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
24 657
22 076
28 175
26 865
After tax
34 843
37 424
31 325
32 635
Living cost
18 308
18 308
18 308
18 308
Free-cash
16 535
19 116
13 017
14 327

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
₽17357
₽18220
₽24946
₽17696
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
-
-
-
59 500
unemployment
-
-
-
892
health
-
-
-
4 165
pensions
-
-
-
5 950
income
-
-
-
7 274
total
-
-
-
18 281
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
49 791
-
health
1 644
654
3 485
-
pensions
2 349
935
4 979
-
unemployment
352
140
747
-
income
2 872
1 143
6 087
-
total
7 217
2 872
15 298
-
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
49 791
-
pensions
4 581
1 823
9 709
-
total
4 581
1 823
9 709
-
Corporate
31 429
48 328
-
-
income
2 829
4 350
-
-
total
2 829
4 350
-
-
Dividends
28 600
43 978
-
-
withholding
5 434
8 356
-
-
social contributions
5 470
8 469
-
-
total
10 904
16 825
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
25 531
25 870
25 007
18 281
After tax
33 969
33 630
34 493
41 219
Living cost
16 273
16 273
16 273
16 273
Free-cash
17 696
17 357
18 220
24 946

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
-₽4755
-₽4760
-₽5228
-₽11319
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
640
municipal
-
-
-
5 909
pensions
-
-
-
7 140
national
-
-
-
9 156
total
-
-
-
22 845
Employee
64 927
-
51 437
-
municipal
8 020
-
6 139
-
pensions
2 597
-
2 057
-
national
12 427
-
9 513
-
total
23 044
-
17 709
-
Employer
64 927
-
51 437
-
social contributions
698
-
553
-
pensions
5 194
-
4 115
-
total
5 892
-
4 668
-
Corporate
-
59 500
-
-
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%.

-
11 900
-
-
total
-
11 900
-
-
Dividends
-
47 600
-
-
withholding
-
10 472
-
-
total
-
10 472
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
28 936
22 372
22 377
22 845
After tax
30 564
37 128
37 123
36 655
Living cost
41 883
41 883
41 883
41 883
Free-cash
-11 319
-4 755
-4 760
-5 228

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
-₽5612
-₽2647
-₽2647
-₽5400
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
-
-
-
59 500
social contributions
-
-
-
4 799
income
-
-
-
10 086
total
-
-
-
14 885
Employee
64 899
-
59 500
-
social contributions
5 392
-
4 799
-
income
12 246
-
10 086
-
total
17 638
-
14 885
-
Employer
64 899
-
59 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
59 500
-
-
income
-
7 438
-
-
total
-
7 438
-
-
Dividends
-
52 062
-
-
withholding
-
10 412
-
-
total
-
10 412
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
17 638
17 850
14 885
14 885
After tax
41 862
41 650
44 615
44 615
Living cost
47 262
47 262
47 262
47 262
Free-cash
-5 400
-5 612
-2 647
-2 647

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
-₽3263
-₽6131
-₽2783
-₽14236
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
-
-
-
59 500
regional
-
-
-
615
social contributions
-
-
-
15 304
municipal
-
-
-
354
national
-
-
-
11 001
total
-
-
-
27 274
Employee
73 736
-
59 500
-
regional
696
-
541
-
municipal
390
-
315
-
social contributions
24 864
-
20 063
-
national
12 777
-
9 703
-
total
38 727
-
30 622
-
Employer
73 736
-
59 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
59 500
-
-
nationa
-
14 280
-
-
municipal
-
2 321
-
-
total
-
16 601
-
-
Dividends
-
42 899
-
-
withholding
-
11 153
-
-
total
-
11 153
-
-
Income
59 500
59 500
59 500
59 500
Total tax
38 727
27 754
30 622
27 274
After tax
20 773
31 746
28 878
32 226
Living cost
35 009
35 009
35 009
35 009
Free-cash
-14 236
-3 263
-6 131
-2 783

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
₽8925
₽6268
₽9595
₽7084
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
-
-
-
59 500
regional
-
-
-
896
social contributions
-
-
-
15 304
municipal
-
-
-
354
national
-
-
-
11 001
total
-
-
-
27 555
Employee
46 023
-
59 500
-
regional
620
-
801
-
municipal
244
-
315
-
social contributions
15 519
-
20 063
-
national
7 291
-
9 703
-
total
23 674
-
30 882
-
Employer
46 023
-
59 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
13 477
59 500
-
-
nationa
3 234
14 280
-
-
municipal
669