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
₽ 68500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Andorra , Andorra
₽24961
₽30618
₽26882
₽33739
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
-
-
-
68 500
social contributions
-
-
-
15 070
income
-
-
-
557
total
-
-
-
15 627
Employee
29 853
-
59 307
-
social contributions
1 940
-
3 856
-
income
-
-
657
-
total
1 940
-
4 513
-
Employer
29 853
-
59 307
-
social contributions
4 627
-
9 193
-
total
4 627
-
9 193
-
Corporate
34 020
68 500
-
-
income
3 403
6 849
-
-
total
3 403
6 849
-
-
Dividends
30 617
61 651
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
9 970
6 849
13 706
15 627
After tax
58 530
61 651
54 794
52 873
Living cost
27 912
27 912
27 912
27 912
Free-cash
30 618
33 739
26 882
24 961

Estimated living cost  is ₽27912 per week

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

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

Graz , Austria
₽7300
₽8823
-₽5710
₽9282
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
-
-
-
68 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
unemployment
-
-
-
5 695
health
-
-
-
5 241
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
273
pensions
-
-
-
12 673
income
-
-
-
7 693
total
-
-
-
31 575
Employee
40 590
37 005
53 191
-
unemployment
1 218
1 110
1 596
-
other
405
370
532
-
income
3 616
2 730
7 227
-
pensions
4 157
3 789
5 447
-
health
1 570
1 433
2 058
-
total
10 966
9 432
16 860
-
Employer
40 590
37 005
53 191
-
pensions
5 094
4 645
6 675
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 218
1 110
1 596
-
other
1 928
1 757
2 527
-
health
1 535
1 399
2 011
-
accident
527
481
691
-
unemployment
1 218
1 110
1 596
-
chamber of commerce
162
148
213
-
total
11 682
10 650
15 309
-
Corporate
16 228
20 845
49 666
-
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.

4 056
5 211
12 416
-
total
4 056
5 211
12 416
-
Dividends
12 172
15 634
-
-
withholding
3 348
4 300
-
-
total
3 348
4 300
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
30 052
29 593
44 585
31 575
After tax
38 448
38 907
23 915
36 925
Living cost
29 625
29 625
29 625
29 625
Free-cash
8 823
9 282
-5 710
7 300

Estimated living cost  is ₽29625 per week

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

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

Vienna , Austria
₽4023
₽4654
-₽8844
₽6090
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
-
-
-
68 500
surtax
-
-
-
183
unemployment
-
-
-
5 695
health
-
-
-
5 241
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
273
pensions
-
-
-
12 673
income
-
-
-
7 693
total
-
-
-
31 758
Employee
46 406
37 005
53 051
-
unemployment
1 392
1 110
1 591
-
other
463
370
530
-
income
5 283
2 730
7 188
-
pensions
4 752
3 789
5 433
-
health
1 796
1 433
2 053
-
total
13 686
9 432
16 795
-
Employer
46 406
37 005
53 051
-
pensions
5 824
4 645
6 657
-
surtax
183
183
183
-
payroll
1 392
1 110
1 591
-
other
2 204
1 757
2 520
-
health
1 753
1 399
2 005
-
accident
603
481
689
-
unemployment
1 392
1 110
1 591
-
chamber of commerce
185
148
211
-
total
13 536
10 833
15 447
-
Corporate
8 558
20 662
49 527
-
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.

2 139
5 165
12 383
-
total
2 139
5 165
12 383
-
Dividends
6 418
15 497
-
-
withholding
1 766
4 261
-
-
total
1 766
4 261
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
31 127
29 691
44 625
31 758
After tax
37 373
38 809
23 875
36 742
Living cost
32 719
32 719
32 719
32 719
Free-cash
4 654
6 090
-8 844
4 023

Estimated living cost  is ₽32719 per week

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

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

Brussels , Belgium
₽681
-₽17256
-₽5692
₽4647
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
-
-
-
68 500
national
-
-
-
21 044
communal

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

-
-
-
3 547
social contributions
-
-
-
9 371
total
-
-
-
33 962
Employee

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

66 421
-
53 055
-
unemployment

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

578
-
462
-
national
20 420
-
15 190
-
communal

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

3 464
-
2 767
-
pensions

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

4 982
-
3 979
-
health

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

3 121
-
2 493
-
total
32 565
-
24 891
-
Employer

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

66 421
-
53 055
-
surtax
7 531
-
6 016
-
pensions

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

5 886
-
4 701
-
health

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

4 085
-
3 263
-
accident

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

863
-
689
-
unemployment

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

969
-
775
-
total
19 334
-
15 444
-
Corporate
-
68 500
-
-
income
-
13 701
-
-
surtax
-
275
-
-
total
-
13 976
-
-
Dividends
-
54 525
-
-
withholding

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

-
16 020
-
-
total
-
16 020
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
51 899
29 996
40 335
33 962
After tax
16 601
38 504
28 165
34 538
Living cost
33 857
33 857
33 857
33 857
Free-cash
-17 256
4 647
-5 692
681

Estimated living cost  is ₽33857 per week

₽21808
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2960
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽530
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8559
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Sofia , Bulgaria
₽33587
₽36932
₽35249
₽42591
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
-
-
-
68 500
unemployment
-
-
-
130
health
-
-
-
3 731
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 801
income
-
-
-
10 275
total
-
-
-
18 937
Employee
21 155
-
62 135
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
357
-
income
2 116
-
6 213
-
pensions

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

1 857
-
2 848
-
health
973
-
1 492
-
total
5 178
-
10 910
-
Employer
21 155
-
62 135
-
pensions

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

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

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

232
-
357
-
unemployment
127
-
195
-
total
4 150
-
6 365
-
Corporate
43 195
68 500
-
-
income
4 320
6 850
-
-
total
4 320
6 850
-
-
Dividends
38 875
61 650
-
-
withholding
1 944
3 083
-
-
total
1 944
3 083
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
15 592
9 933
17 275
18 937
After tax
52 908
58 567
51 225
49 563
Living cost
15 976
15 976
15 976
15 976
Free-cash
36 932
42 591
35 249
33 587

Estimated living cost  is ₽15976 per week

₽10566
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽915
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽381
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4114
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Varna , Bulgaria
₽37386
₽42076
₽39048
₽46390
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
-
-
-
68 500
unemployment
-
-
-
130
health
-
-
-
3 731
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 801
income
-
-
-
10 275
total
-
-
-
18 937
Employee
16 123
-
62 135
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

178
-
357
-
income
1 612
-
6 213
-
pensions

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

1 416
-
2 848
-
health
742
-
1 492
-
total
3 948
-
10 910
-
Employer
16 123
-
62 135
-
pensions

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

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

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

178
-
357
-
unemployment
96
-
195
-
total
3 164
-
6 365
-
Corporate
49 213
68 500
-
-
income
4 921
6 850
-
-
total
4 921
6 850
-
-
Dividends
44 292
61 650
-
-
withholding
2 215
3 083
-
-
total
2 215
3 083
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
14 248
9 933
17 275
18 937
After tax
54 252
58 567
51 225
49 563
Living cost
12 176
12 176
12 176
12 176
Free-cash
42 076
46 390
39 048
37 386

Estimated living cost  is ₽12176 per week

₽7109
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽870
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽323
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽3876
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Larnaca , Cyprus
₽29891
₽23727
₽27586
₽26003
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
-
-
-
68 500
health
-
-
-
1 746
social contributions
-
-
-
10 686
income
-
-
-
4 678
total
-
-
-
17 110
Employee
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
income
7 775
6 610
6 885
-
social contributions
2 700
5 926
5 161
-
health
553
1 214
1 057
-
total
11 028
13 750
13 103
-
Employer
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
social contributions
2 700
5 926
5 161
-
health
601
1 322
1 151
-
total
3 301
7 248
6 312
-
Corporate
32 673
-
-
-
income
4 085
-
-
-
total
4 085
-
-
-
Dividends
28 589
-
-
-
withholding
4 860
-
-
-
total
4 860
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
23 274
20 998
19 415
17 110
After tax
45 226
47 502
49 085
51 390
Living cost
21 499
21 499
21 499
21 499
Free-cash
23 727
26 003
27 586
29 891

Estimated living cost  is ₽21499 per week

₽12885
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2109
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽476
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6030
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Limassol , Cyprus
₽21272
₽16312
₽18967
₽17384
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
-
-
-
68 500
health
-
-
-
1 746
social contributions
-
-
-
10 686
income
-
-
-
4 678
total
-
-
-
17 110
Employee
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
income
7 498
6 610
6 885
-
social contributions
3 470
5 926
5 161
-
health
710
1 214
1 057
-
total
11 678
13 750
13 103
-
Employer
71 403
71 403
71 403
-
social contributions
3 470
5 926
5 161
-
health
774
1 322
1 151
-
total
4 244
7 248
6 312
-
Corporate
22 461
-
-
-
income
2 807
-
-
-
total
2 807
-
-
-
Dividends
19 654
-
-
-
withholding
3 341
-
-
-
total
3 341
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
22 070
20 998
19 415
17 110
After tax
46 430
47 502
49 085
51 390
Living cost
30 118
30 118
30 118
30 118
Free-cash
16 312
17 384
18 967
21 272

Estimated living cost  is ₽30118 per week

₽20589
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2352
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽506
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6671
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Brno , Czech Republic
₽11885
₽18023
₽13284
₽25685
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
-
-
-
68 500
health
-
-
-
9 248
social contributions
-
-
-
20 002
income
-
-
-
5 888
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
35 138
Employee
31 583
-
51 119
-
income
3 790
-
6 134
-
social contributions
2 053
-
3 323
-
health
4 264
-
6 901
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
10 107
-
16 358
-
Employer
31 583
-
51 119
-
social contributions
7 896
-
12 780
-
health
2 842
-
4 601
-
total
10 738
-
17 381
-
Corporate
26 179
68 500
-
-
income
4 974
13 015
-
-
total
4 974
13 015
-
-
Dividends
21 205
55 485
-
-
withholding
3 181
8 323
-
-
total
3 181
8 323
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
29 000
21 338
33 739
35 138
After tax
39 500
47 162
34 761
33 362
Living cost
21 477
21 477
21 477
21 477
Free-cash
18 023
25 685
13 284
11 885

Estimated living cost  is ₽21477 per week

₽14918
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1528
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽422
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4609
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Prague , Czech Republic
₽6897
₽11256
₽8296
₽20697
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
-
-
-
68 500
health
-
-
-
9 248
social contributions
-
-
-
20 002
income
-
-
-
5 888
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
35 138
Employee
38 919
-
51 119
-
income
4 670
-
6 134
-
social contributions
2 530
-
3 323
-
health
5 254
-
6 901
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
total
12 454
-
16 358
-
Employer
38 919
-
51 119
-
social contributions
9 730
-
12 780
-
health
3 503
-
4 601
-
total
13 233
-
17 381
-
Corporate
16 349
68 500
-
-
income
3 106
13 015
-
-
total
3 106
13 015
-
-
Dividends
13 243
55 485
-
-
withholding
1 986
8 323
-
-
total
1 986
8 323
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
30 779
21 338
33 739
35 138
After tax
37 721
47 162
34 761
33 362
Living cost
26 465
26 465
26 465
26 465
Free-cash
11 256
20 697
8 296
6 897

Estimated living cost  is ₽26465 per week

₽19681
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1466
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽458
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4860
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Copenhagen , Denmark
-₽1345
-₽134366
-₽134366
-₽134366
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
-
-
-
68 500
national
-
-
-
6 890
pensions
-
-
-
807
municipal
-
-
-
11 891
labour market
-
-
-
5 415
total
-
-
-
25 003
Employee
189 268
189 268
189 268
-
municipal
40 303
40 303
40 303
-
national
23 122
23 122
23 122
-
pensions
269
269
269
-
labour market
15 120
15 120
15 120
-
total
78 814
78 814
78 814
-
Employer
189 268
189 268
189 268
-
pensions
538
538
538
-
labour market
15 141
15 141
15 141
-
municipal
40 368
40 368
40 368
-
national
23 163
23 163
23 163
-
total
79 210
79 210
79 210
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
158 024
158 024
158 024
25 003
After tax
-89 524
-89 524
-89 524
43 497
Living cost
44 842
44 842
44 842
44 842
Free-cash
-134 366
-134 366
-134 366
-1 345

Estimated living cost  is ₽44842 per week

₽30690
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3967
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽690
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽9495
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Tallinn , Estonia
₽14286
₽26604
₽17054
₽32371
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
-
-
-
68 500
health
-
-
-
8 906
pensions
-
-
-
13 701
income
-
-
-
9 179
total
-
-
-
31 786
Employee
26 342
-
51 196
-
unemployment
421
-
819
-
income
2 966
-
9 870
-
pensions
527
-
1 024
-
total
3 914
-
11 713
-
Employer
26 342
-
51 196
-
pensions
5 269
-
10 240
-
health
3 424
-
6 656
-
unemployment
211
-
409
-
total
8 904
-
17 305
-
Corporate
33 254
68 500
-
-
income
6 650
13 701
-
-
total
6 650
13 701
-
-
Dividends
26 604
54 799
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
19 468
13 701
29 018
31 786
After tax
49 032
54 799
39 482
36 714
Living cost
22 428
22 428
22 428
22 428
Free-cash
26 604
32 371
17 054
14 286

Estimated living cost  is ₽22428 per week

₽15383
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1336
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽451
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5258
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Helsinki , Finland
₽15366
₽7217
₽5355
₽11148
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

-
-
-
68 500
national
-
-
-
4 606
health
-
-
-
668
municipal
-
-
-
12 210
total
-
-
-
17 484
Employee
48 854
-
57 624
-
unemployment
733
-
865
-
municipal
8 002
-
9 426
-
national
807
-
1 940
-
pensions
3 297
-
3 889
-
health
365
-
500
-
total
13 204
-
16 620
-
Employer
48 854
-
57 624
-
pensions
8 476
-
9 998
-
health
375
-
444
-
accident
49
-
58
-
unemployment
317
-
375
-
total
9 217
-
10 875
-
Corporate
10 428
68 500
-
-
income
2 086
13 701
-
-
total
2 086
13 701
-
-
Dividends

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

6 256
41 100
-
-
municipal
1 126
7 397
-
-
national
-
604
-
-
total
1 126
8 001
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
25 633
21 702
27 495
17 484
After tax
42 867
46 798
41 005
51 016
Living cost
35 650
35 650
35 650
35 650
Free-cash
7 217
11 148
5 355
15 366

Estimated living cost  is ₽35650 per week

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

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

Marseille , France
₽12086
₽11060
₽12336
₽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
-
-
-
68 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
592
pensions
-
-
-
19 301
social contributions
-
-
-
1 952
income
-
-
-
3 824
other
-
-
-
2 123
total
-
-
-
27 792
Employee
35 475
-
52 197
-
income
1 829
-
3 850
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 011
-
1 487
-
pensions
4 012
-
5 903
-
total
6 852
-
11 240
-
Employer
35 475
-
52 197
-
pensions
5 829
-
8 576
-
social contributions
106
-
157
-
other
1 225
-
1 801
-
health
2 483
-
3 653
-
unemployment
1 436
-
2 115
-
total
11 079
-
16 302
-
Corporate
21 947
68 500
-
-
income
6 145
19 181
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
6 145
19 181
-
-
Dividends
15 802
49 319
-
-
withholding
2 023
6 314
-
-
social contributions
2 719
8 483
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 742
14 797
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
28 818
33 978
27 542
27 792
After tax
39 682
34 522
40 958
40 708
Living cost
28 622
28 622
28 622
28 622
Free-cash
11 060
5 900
12 336
12 086

Estimated living cost  is ₽28622 per week

₽16599
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2908
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽543
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8573
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Nice , France
₽8939
₽8239
₽9189
₽2753
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
-
-
-
68 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
592
pensions
-
-
-
19 301
social contributions
-
-
-
1 952
income
-
-
-
3 824
other
-
-
-
2 123
total
-
-
-
27 792
Employee
39 741
-
52 197
-
income
2 345
-
3 850
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 133
-
1 487
-
pensions
4 493
-
5 903
-
total
7 971
-
11 240
-
Employer
39 741
-
52 197
-
pensions
6 529
-
8 576
-
social contributions
120
-
157
-
other
1 371
-
1 801
-
health
2 782
-
3 653
-
unemployment
1 609
-
2 115
-
total
12 411
-
16 302
-
Corporate
16 348
68 500
-
-
income
4 578
19 181
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
4 578
19 181
-
-
Dividends
11 770
49 319
-
-
withholding
1 507
6 314
-
-
social contributions
2 025
8 483
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
3 532
14 797
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
28 492
33 978
27 542
27 792
After tax
40 008
34 522
40 958
40 708
Living cost
31 769
31 769
31 769
31 769
Free-cash
8 239
2 753
9 189
8 939

Estimated living cost  is ₽31769 per week

₽20032
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2583
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽541
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8615
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Paris , France
-₽4141
-₽7821
-₽3891
-₽10327
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
-
-
-
68 500
surtax
-
-
-
-
health
-
-
-
592
pensions
-
-
-
19 301
social contributions
-
-
-
1 952
income
-
-
-
3 824
other
-
-
-
2 123
total
-
-
-
27 792
Employee
58 158
-
52 197
-
income
5 074
-
3 850
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
social contributions
1 656
-
1 487
-
pensions
6 578
-
5 903
-
total
13 308
-
11 240
-
Employer
58 158
-
52 197
-
pensions
9 556
-
8 576
-
social contributions
174
-
157
-
other
2 007
-
1 801
-
health
4 071
-
3 653
-
unemployment
2 356
-
2 115
-
total
18 164
-
16 302
-
Corporate
-
68 500
-
-
income
-
19 181
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
19 181
-
-
Dividends
-
49 319
-
-
withholding
-
6 314
-
-
social contributions
-
8 483
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
14 797
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
31 472
33 978
27 542
27 792
After tax
37 028
34 522
40 958
40 708
Living cost
44 849
44 849
44 849
44 849
Free-cash
-7 821
-10 327
-3 891
-4 141

Estimated living cost  is ₽44849 per week

₽30353
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3669
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽615
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽10212
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Batumi , Georgia
₽61866
₽58011
₽48851
₽59126
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%.

-
-
-
68 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
685
total
-
-
-
685
Employee
7 436
-
68 500
-
income
1 487
-
13 700
-
total
1 487
-
13 700
-
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%.

61 064
68 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
61 064
68 500
-
-
withholding
3 053
3 425
-
-
total
3 053
3 425
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
4 540
3 425
13 700
685
After tax
63 960
65 075
54 800
67 815
Living cost
5 949
5 949
5 949
5 949
Free-cash
58 011
59 126
48 851
61 866

Estimated living cost  is ₽5949 per week

₽3687
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽495
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽164
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽1604
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₽58545
₽54067
₽45530
₽55805
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%.

-
-
-
68 500
microenterprise

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

-
-
-
685
total
-
-
-
685
Employee
11 588
-
68 500
-
income
2 318
-
13 700
-
total
2 318
-
13 700
-
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%.

56 912
68 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
56 912
68 500
-
-
withholding
2 845
3 425
-
-
total
2 845
3 425
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
5 163
3 425
13 700
685
After tax
63 337
65 075
54 800
67 815
Living cost
9 270
9 270
9 270
9 270
Free-cash
54 067
55 805
45 530
58 545

Estimated living cost  is ₽9270 per week

₽6273
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽389
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽311
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽2297
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₽11529
₽11707
₽15164
-₽439
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.

-
-
-
68 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
582
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 344
income

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

-
-
-
10 560
trade
-
-
-
3 635
total
-
-
-
21 121
Employee

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

46 202
-
68 500
-
income

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

3 799
-
10 560
-
surtax

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

210
-
582
-
health

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

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

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
10 353
-
17 486
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
22 298
68 500
-
-
trade
3 200
9 829
-
-
income
3 345
10 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
174
241
-
-
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.

183
566
-
-
total
6 902
20 911
-
-
Dividends
15 396
47 589
-
-
withholding
3 496
11 544
-
-
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.

192
634
-
-
total
3 688
12 178
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
20 943
33 089
17 486
21 121
After tax
47 557
35 411
51 014
47 379
Living cost
35 850
35 850
35 850
35 850
Free-cash
11 707
-439
15 164
11 529

Estimated living cost  is ₽35850 per week

₽24730
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3857
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽520
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6742
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₽18899
₽16849
₽22888
₽6577
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.

-
-
-
68 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
582
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 344
income

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

-
-
-
10 560
trade
-
-
-
3 989
total
-
-
-
21 475
Employee

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

35 516
-
68 500
-
income

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

992
-
10 560
-
surtax

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

55
-
582
-
health

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

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

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
7 391
-
17 486
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
32 984
68 500
-
-
trade
5 195
10 790
-
-
income
4 948
10 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
189
240
-
-
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.

271
566
-
-
total
10 603
21 871
-
-
Dividends
22 381
46 630
-
-
withholding
5 242
11 304
-
-
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.

289
622
-
-
total
5 531
11 926
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
23 525
33 797
17 486
21 475
After tax
44 975
34 703
51 014
47 025
Living cost
28 126
28 126
28 126
28 126
Free-cash
16 849
6 577
22 888
18 899

Estimated living cost  is ₽28126 per week

₽17692
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3279
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽525
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽6629
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₽10370
₽10920
₽14536
-₽2127
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.

-
-
-
68 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
582
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 344
income

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

-
-
-
10 560
trade
-
-
-
4 166
total
-
-
-
21 652
Employee

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

47 090
-
68 500
-
income

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

4 046
-
10 560
-
surtax

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

222
-
582
-
health

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

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

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
10 612
-
17 486
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
21 410
68 500
-
-
trade
3 523
11 269
-
-
income
3 212
10 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
171
238
-
-
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.

176
566
-
-
total
7 082
22 348
-
-
Dividends
14 328
46 153
-
-
withholding
3 230
11 186
-
-
surtax

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

178
615
-
-
total
3 408
11 801
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
21 102
34 149
17 486
21 652
After tax
47 398
34 351
51 014
46 848
Living cost
36 478
36 478
36 478
36 478
Free-cash
10 920
-2 127
14 536
10 370

Estimated living cost  is ₽36478 per week

₽24397
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3847
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽544
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7690
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₽4132
₽6520
₽8476
-₽8539
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.

-
-
-
68 500
surtax

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

-
-
-
582
health

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

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

-
-
-
6 344
income

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

-
-
-
10 560
trade
-
-
-
4 344
total
-
-
-
21 830
Employee

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

55 805
-
68 500
-
income

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

6 562
-
10 560
-
surtax

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

361
-
582
-
health

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

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

6 344
-
6 344
-
total
13 267
-
17 486
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
12 695
68 500
-
-
trade
2 178
11 748
-
-
income
1 905
10 275
-
-
chamber of commerce
159
238
-
-
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.

104
566
-
-
total
4 346
22 827
-
-
Dividends
8 349
45 673
-
-
withholding
1 734
11 066
-
-
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.

95
608
-
-
total
1 829
11 674
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
19 442
34 501
17 486
21 830
After tax
49 058
33 999
51 014
46 670
Living cost
42 538
42 538
42 538
42 538
Free-cash
6 520
-8 539
8 476
4 132

Estimated living cost  is ₽42538 per week

₽31068
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3403
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽553
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7516
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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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
₽16586
₽19278
₽15075
₽22229
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
-
-
-
68 500
surtax
-
-
-
1 034
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
4 863
pensions
-
-
-
13 701
income
-
-
-
11 248
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
31 057
Employee
31 271
-
56 588
-
unemployment
2 176
-
3 938
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 242
-
10 583
-
surtax
111
-
920
-
pensions
2 086
-
3 774
-
health
798
-
1 441
-
total
10 413
-
20 656
-
Employer
31 271
-
56 588
-
pensions
4 169
-
7 544
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 422
-
2 574
-
unemployment
992
-
1 794
-
total
6 583
-
11 912
-
Corporate
30 646
68 500
-
-
income
7 968
17 810
-
-
total
7 968
17 810
-
-
Dividends
22 677
50 690
-
-
withholding
3 401
7 604
-
-
total
3 401
7 604
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
28 365
25 414
32 568
31 057
After tax
40 135
43 086
35 932
37 443
Living cost
20 857
20 857
20 857
20 857
Free-cash
19 278
22 229
15 075
16 586

Estimated living cost  is ₽20857 per week

₽12592
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1813
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽485
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5968
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
₽16953
₽19708
₽15442
₽22596
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
-
-
-
68 500
surtax
-
-
-
1 034
unemployment
-
-
-
211
health
-
-
-
4 863
pensions
-
-
-
13 701
income
-
-
-
11 248
other
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
31 057
Employee
30 707
-
56 588
-
unemployment
2 137
-
3 938
-
other
-
-
-
-
income
5 147
-
10 583
-
surtax
100
-
920
-
pensions
2 048
-
3 774
-
health
784
-
1 441
-
total
10 216
-
20 656
-
Employer
30 707
-
56 588
-
pensions
4 093
-
7 544
-
other
-
-
-
-
health
1 397
-
2 574
-
unemployment
973
-
1 794
-
total
6 463
-
11 912
-
Corporate
31 329
68 500
-
-
income
8 146
17 810
-
-
total
8 146
17 810
-
-
Dividends
23 183
50 690
-
-
withholding
3 477
7 604
-
-
total
3 477
7 604
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
28 302
25 414
32 568
31 057
After tax
40 198
43 086
35 932
37 443
Living cost
20 490
20 490
20 490
20 490
Free-cash
19 708
22 596
15 442
16 953

Estimated living cost  is ₽20490 per week

₽12529
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1891
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽472
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽5598
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Budapest , Hungary
₽28884
₽20531
₽21139
₽20144
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
-
-
-
68 500
unemployment
-
-
-
1 028
health
-
-
-
4 795
pensions
-
-
-
6 850
income
-
-
-
8 374
total
-
-
-
21 047
Employee

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

26 805
10 668
57 322
-
unemployment
402
160
860
-
income
3 277
1 304
7 008
-
pensions
2 681
1 067
5 732
-
health
1 876
747
4 013
-
total
8 236
3 278
17 613
-
Employer

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

The minimum wage is 138,000 HUF per month.

26 805
10 668
57 322
-
pensions
5 227
2 080
11 178
-
total
5 227
2 080
11 178
-
Corporate
36 467
55 752
-
-
income
3 282
5 018
-
-
total
3 282
5 018
-
-
Dividends
33 185
50 734
-
-
withholding
6 305
9 639
-
-
social contributions
6 349
9 771
-
-
total
12 654
19 410
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
29 399
29 786
28 791
21 047
After tax
39 101
38 714
39 709
47 453
Living cost
18 570
18 570
18 570
18 570
Free-cash
20 531
20 144
21 139
28 884

Estimated living cost  is ₽18570 per week

₽12672
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1519
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽371
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽4007
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Reykjavik , Iceland
-₽2853
-₽7319
-₽2316
-₽2097
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
-
-
-
68 500
national
-
-
-
10 670
pensions
-
-
-
8 220
social contributions
-
-
-
736
municipal
-
-
-
6 886
total
-
-
-
26 512
Employee
69 511
-
59 218
-
municipal
8 586
-
7 151
-
national
13 304
-
11 081
-
pensions
2 780
-
2 369
-
total
24 670
-
20 601
-
Employer
69 511
-
59 218
-
pensions
5 561
-
4 737
-
social contributions
747
-
637
-
total
6 308
-
5 374
-
Corporate
-
68 500
-
-
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%.

-
13 700
-
-
total
-
13 700
-
-
Dividends
-
54 800
-
-
withholding
-
12 056
-
-
total
-
12 056
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
30 978
25 756
25 975
26 512
After tax
37 522
42 744
42 525
41 988
Living cost
44 841
44 841
44 841
44 841
Free-cash
-7 319
-2 097
-2 316
-2 853

Estimated living cost  is ₽44841 per week

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

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

Dublin , Ireland
-₽2025
-₽4135
-₽2025
-₽4945
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
-
-
-
68 500
social contributions
-
-
-
5 579
income
-
-
-
12 051
total
-
-
-
17 630
Employee
72 635
-
68 500
-
social contributions
6 034
-
5 579
-
income
13 706
-
12 051
-
total
19 740
-
17 630
-
Employer
72 635
-
68 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
68 500
-
-
income
-
8 562
-
-
total
-
8 562
-
-
Dividends
-
59 938
-
-
withholding
-
11 988
-
-
total
-
11 988
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
19 740
20 550
17 630
17 630
After tax
48 760
47 950
50 870
50 870
Living cost
52 895
52 895
52 895
52 895
Free-cash
-4 135
-4 945
-2 025
-2 025

Estimated living cost  is ₽52895 per week

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

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

Milan , Italy
-₽2271
-₽14026
-₽5970
-₽2635
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
-
-
-
68 500
national
-
-
-
12 851
regional
-
-
-
713
social contributions
-
-
-
17 618
municipal
-
-
-
407
total
-
-
-
31 589
Employee
82 526
-
68 500
-
municipal
437
-
363
-
national
14 300
-
11 202
-
social contributions
27 828
-
23 098
-
regional
779
-
625
-
total
43 344
-
35 288
-
Employer
82 526
-
68 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
-
68 500
-
-
nationa
-
16 441
-
-
municipal
-
2 671
-
-
total
-
19 112
-
-
Dividends
-
49 388
-
-
withholding
-
12 841
-
-
total
-
12 841
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
43 344
31 953
35 288
31 589
After tax
25 156
36 547
33 212
36 911
Living cost
39 182
39 182
39 182
39 182
Free-cash
-14 026
-2 635
-5 970
-2 271

Estimated living cost  is ₽39182 per week

₽27313
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2569
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽601
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8698
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Naples , Italy
₽11577
₽8931
₽7901
₽10991
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
-
-
-
68 500
national
-
-
-
12 851
regional
-
-
-
1 033
social contributions
-
-
-
17 618
municipal
-
-
-
407
total
-
-
-
31 909
Employee
51 509
-
68 500
-
municipal
273
-
363
-
national
8 160
-
11 202
-
social contributions
17 369
-
23 098
-
regional
693
-
922
-
total
26 495
-
35 585
-
Employer
51 509
-
68 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
16 991
68 500
-
-
nationa
4 078
16 441
-
-