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
₽36808
₽29720
₽27799
₽34032
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
-
-
-
789
total
-
-
-
15 859
Employee
26 569
-
59 308
-
social contributions
1 727
-
3 855
-
income
-
-
891
-
total
1 727
-
4 746
-
Employer
26 569
-
59 308
-
social contributions
4 118
-
9 192
-
total
4 118
-
9 192
-
Corporate
37 812
68 500
-
-
income
3 781
6 850
-
-
total
3 781
6 850
-
-
Dividends
34 031
61 650
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
9 626
6 850
13 938
15 859
After tax
58 874
61 650
54 562
52 641
Living cost
24 842
24 842
24 842
24 842
Free-cash
34 032
36 808
29 720
27 799

Estimated living cost  is ₽24842 per week

₽16063
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1873
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽467
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.
₽6440
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
₽12360
-₽3430
₽10084
₽11951
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
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
274
unemployment
-
-
-
5 069
health
-
-
-
5 240
pensions
-
-
-
12 672
income
-
-
-
8 795
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
32 050
Employee
36 126
32 935
53 188
-
health
1 397
1 275
2 058
-
pensions
3 700
3 372
5 447
-
other
361
329
532
-
unemployment
1 084
988
1 595
-
income
3 218
2 429
8 110
-
total
9 760
8 393
17 742
-
Employer
36 126
32 935
53 188
-
pensions
4 534
4 134
6 675
-
accident
469
428
692
-
unemployment
1 084
988
1 595
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
payroll
1 084
988
1 595
-
chamber of commerce
144
132
213
-
health
1 366
1 245
2 011
-
other
1 716
1 564
2 527
-
total
10 397
9 479
15 308
-
Corporate
21 978
26 086
50 057
-
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.

5 494
6 521
12 514
-
total
5 494
6 521
12 514
-
Dividends
16 484
19 565
-
-
withholding
4 532
5 381
-
-
total
4 532
5 381
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
30 183
29 774
45 564
32 050
After tax
38 317
38 726
22 936
36 450
Living cost
26 366
26 366
26 366
26 366
Free-cash
11 951
12 360
-3 430
10 084

Estimated living cost  is ₽26366 per week

₽15817
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2693
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽470
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽7387
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
₽9519
-₽6221
₽7167
₽8240
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
chamber of commerce
-
-
-
274
unemployment
-
-
-
5 069
health
-
-
-
5 240
pensions
-
-
-
12 672
income
-
-
-
8 795
surtax
-
-
-
163
total
-
-
-
32 213
Employee
41 302
32 935
53 065
-
health
1 598
1 275
2 053
-
pensions
4 230
3 372
5 434
-
other
412
329
530
-
unemployment
1 239
988
1 592
-
income
4 702
2 429
8 074
-
total
12 181
8 393
17 683
-
Employer
41 302
32 935
53 065
-
pensions
5 183
4 134
6 659
-
accident
536
428
690
-
unemployment
1 239
988
1 592
-
surtax
163
163
163
-
payroll
1 239
988
1 592
-
chamber of commerce
165
132
212
-
health
1 560
1 245
2 006
-
other
1 962
1 564
2 522
-
total
12 047
9 642
15 436
-
Corporate
15 150
25 923
49 928
-
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.

3 787
6 480
12 482
-
total
3 787
6 480
12 482
-
Dividends
11 363
19 443
-
-
withholding
3 124
5 346
-
-
total
3 124
5 346
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
31 139
29 861
45 601
32 213
After tax
37 361
38 639
22 899
36 287
Living cost
29 121
29 121
29 121
29 121
Free-cash
8 240
9 519
-6 221
7 167

Estimated living cost  is ₽29121 per week

₽19422
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2484
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽478
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.
₽6736
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
₽8338
-₽2583
₽3521
-₽7823
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
-
-
-
9 923
communal

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

-
-
-
3 515
national
-
-
-
21 408
total
-
-
-
34 846
Employee

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

59 116
-
53 057
-
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.

2 777
-
2 494
-
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.

4 434
-
3 979
-
communal

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

3 083
-
2 768
-
national
18 175
-
15 805
-
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.

514
-
461
-
total
28 983
-
25 507
-
Employer

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

59 116
-
53 057
-
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.

768
-
688
-
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.

863
-
775
-
surtax
6 703
-
6 016
-
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.

3 635
-
3 264
-
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.

5 238
-
4 700
-
total
17 207
-
15 443
-
Corporate
-
68 500
-
-
surtax
-
274
-
-
income
-
13 699
-
-
total
-
13 973
-
-
Dividends
-
54 526
-
-
withholding

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

-
16 056
-
-
total
-
16 056
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
46 190
30 029
40 950
34 846
After tax
22 310
38 471
27 550
33 654
Living cost
30 133
30 133
30 133
30 133
Free-cash
-7 823
8 338
-2 583
3 521

Estimated living cost  is ₽30133 per week

₽19410
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2635
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.
₽7617
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
₽44330
₽38123
₽36270
₽39288
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
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 324
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 278
income
-
-
-
10 275
total
-
-
-
17 993
Employee
18 851
-
62 828
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

207
-
318
-
health
867
-
1 330
-
pensions

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

1 655
-
2 538
-
income
1 885
-
6 283
-
total
4 614
-
10 469
-
Employer
18 851
-
62 828
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

207
-
318
-
unemployment
113
-
173
-
health
1 301
-
1 995
-
pensions

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

2 077
-
3 185
-
total
3 698
-
5 671
-
Corporate
45 950
68 500
-
-
income
4 595
6 850
-
-
total
4 595
6 850
-
-
Dividends
41 355
61 650
-
-
withholding
2 068
3 083
-
-
total
2 068
3 083
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
14 975
9 933
16 140
17 993
After tax
53 525
58 567
52 360
50 507
Living cost
14 237
14 237
14 237
14 237
Free-cash
39 288
44 330
38 123
36 270

Estimated living cost  is ₽14237 per week

₽9416
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽815
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.
₽3666
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
₽47716
₽41509
₽39656
₽43871
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
-
-
-
116
health
-
-
-
3 324
pensions

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

-
-
-
4 278
income
-
-
-
10 275
total
-
-
-
17 993
Employee
14 368
-
62 828
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
318
-
health
661
-
1 330
-
pensions

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

1 262
-
2 538
-
income
1 437
-
6 283
-
total
3 518
-
10 469
-
Employer
14 368
-
62 828
-
accident

We are using the highest rate at 1.1%.

158
-
318
-
unemployment
86
-
173
-
health
992
-
1 995
-
pensions

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

1 584
-
3 185
-
total
2 820
-
5 671
-
Corporate
51 313
68 500
-
-
income
5 131
6 850
-
-
total
5 131
6 850
-
-
Dividends
46 182
61 650
-
-
withholding
2 309
3 083
-
-
total
2 309
3 083
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
13 778
9 933
16 140
17 993
After tax
54 722
58 567
52 360
50 507
Living cost
10 851
10 851
10 851
10 851
Free-cash
43 871
47 716
41 509
39 656

Estimated living cost  is ₽10851 per week

₽6335
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽775
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽287
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.
₽3454
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
₽30678
₽30912
₽31228
₽26591
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
-
-
-
10 687
health
-
-
-
1 747
income
-
-
-
5 704
total
-
-
-
18 138
Employee
63 549
63 549
63 549
-
health
492
1 081
1 057
-
social contributions
2 403
5 274
5 161
-
income
6 919
5 883
5 924
-
total
9 814
12 238
12 142
-
Employer
63 549
63 549
63 549
-
social contributions
2 403
5 274
5 161
-
health
535
1 176
1 151
-
total
2 938
6 450
6 312
-
Corporate
36 614
-
-
-
income
4 576
-
-
-
total
4 576
-
-
-
Dividends
32 037
-
-
-
withholding
5 447
-
-
-
total
5 447
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
22 775
18 688
18 454
18 138
After tax
45 725
49 812
50 046
50 362
Living cost
19 134
19 134
19 134
19 134
Free-cash
26 591
30 678
30 912
31 228

Estimated living cost  is ₽19134 per week

₽11468
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1877
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽423
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.
₽5367
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
₽23006
₽23240
₽23556
₽19989
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
-
-
-
10 687
health
-
-
-
1 747
income
-
-
-
5 704
total
-
-
-
18 138
Employee
63 549
63 549
63 549
-
health
632
1 081
1 057
-
social contributions
3 088
5 274
5 161
-
income
6 673
5 883
5 924
-
total
10 393
12 238
12 142
-
Employer
63 549
63 549
63 549
-
social contributions
3 088
5 274
5 161
-
health
688
1 176
1 151
-
total
3 776
6 450
6 312
-
Corporate
27 525
-
-
-
income
3 441
-
-
-
total
3 441
-
-
-
Dividends
24 084
-
-
-
withholding
4 095
-
-
-
total
4 095
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
21 705
18 688
18 454
18 138
After tax
46 795
49 812
50 046
50 362
Living cost
26 806
26 806
26 806
26 806
Free-cash
19 989
23 006
23 240
23 556

Estimated living cost  is ₽26806 per week

₽18324
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2094
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽450
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.
₽5938
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
₽27738
₽15337
₽13939
₽20809
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
-
-
-
20 002
health
-
-
-
9 247
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 888
total
-
-
-
35 137
Employee
28 565
-
51 119
-
health
3 856
-
6 901
-
social contributions
1 857
-
3 323
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
3 428
-
6 134
-
total
9 141
-
16 358
-
Employer
28 565
-
51 119
-
social contributions
7 141
-
12 780
-
health
2 571
-
4 601
-
total
9 712
-
17 381
-
Corporate
30 222
68 500
-
-
income
5 742
13 015
-
-
total
5 742
13 015
-
-
Dividends
24 480
55 485
-
-
withholding
3 672
8 323
-
-
total
3 672
8 323
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
28 267
21 338
33 739
35 137
After tax
40 233
47 162
34 761
33 363
Living cost
19 424
19 424
19 424
19 424
Free-cash
20 809
27 738
15 337
13 939

Estimated living cost  is ₽19424 per week

₽13492
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1382
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽382
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.
₽4168
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
₽23226
₽10825
₽9427
₽14687
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
-
-
-
20 002
health
-
-
-
9 247
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
5 888
total
-
-
-
35 137
Employee
35 200
-
51 119
-
health
4 752
-
6 901
-
social contributions
2 288
-
3 323
-
solidarity contribution
-
-
-
-
income
4 224
-
6 134
-
total
11 264
-
16 358
-
Employer
35 200
-
51 119
-
social contributions
8 800
-
12 780
-
health
3 168
-
4 601
-
total
11 968
-
17 381
-
Corporate
21 332
68 500
-
-
income
4 053
13 015
-
-
total
4 053
13 015
-
-
Dividends
17 279
55 485
-
-
withholding
2 592
8 323
-
-
total
2 592
8 323
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
29 877
21 338
33 739
35 137
After tax
38 623
47 162
34 761
33 363
Living cost
23 936
23 936
23 936
23 936
Free-cash
14 687
23 226
10 825
9 427

Estimated living cost  is ₽23936 per week

₽17800
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1326
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽414
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.
₽4396
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
-₽112091
-₽112091
₽3201
-₽112091
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
labour market
-
-
-
5 422
municipal
-
-
-
12 195
pensions
-
-
-
718
national
-
-
-
7 046
total
-
-
-
25 381
Employee
168 486
168 486
168 486
-
municipal
35 878
35 878
35 878
-
pensions
239
239
239
-
national
20 584
20 584
20 584
-
labour market
13 460
13 460
13 460
-
total
70 161
70 161
70 161
-
Employer
168 486
168 486
168 486
-
labour market
13 479
13 479
13 479
-
national
20 619
20 619
20 619
-
municipal
35 935
35 935
35 935
-
pensions
479
479
479
-
total
70 512
70 512
70 512
-
Corporate
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
-
-
-
-
withholding
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
140 673
140 673
140 673
25 381
After tax
-72 173
-72 173
-72 173
43 119
Living cost
39 918
39 918
39 918
39 918
Free-cash
-112 091
-112 091
-112 091
3 201

Estimated living cost  is ₽39918 per week

₽27321
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3531
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽614
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.
₽8453
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
₽34839
₽19519
₽16755
₽29705
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
-
-
-
8 905
pensions
-
-
-
13 699
income
-
-
-
9 179
total
-
-
-
31 783
Employee
23 445
-
51 195
-
pensions
469
-
1 024
-
unemployment
375
-
819
-
income
2 639
-
9 871
-
total
3 483
-
11 714
-
Employer
23 445
-
51 195
-
pensions
4 689
-
10 240
-
unemployment
188
-
409
-
health
3 047
-
6 656
-
total
7 924
-
17 305
-
Corporate
37 131
68 500
-
-
income
7 426
13 699
-
-
total
7 426
13 699
-
-
Dividends
29 705
54 801
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
18 833
13 699
29 019
31 783
After tax
49 667
54 801
39 481
36 717
Living cost
19 962
19 962
19 962
19 962
Free-cash
29 705
34 839
19 519
16 755

Estimated living cost  is ₽19962 per week

₽13691
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1189
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽401
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.
₽4680
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
₽14865
₽8468
₽18480
₽11638
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
health
-
-
-
710
municipal
-
-
-
12 202
national
-
-
-
5 379
total
-
-
-
18 291
Employee
43 481
-
57 625
-
health
325
-
543
-
municipal
7 122
-
9 419
-
pensions
2 934
-
3 889
-
national
718
-
2 713
-
unemployment
652
-
864
-
total
11 751
-
17 428
-
Employer
43 481
-
57 625
-
accident
44
-
58
-
unemployment
282
-
375
-
health
334
-
444
-
pensions
7 544
-
9 998
-
total
8 204
-
10 875
-
Corporate
16 815
68 500
-
-
income
3 362
13 699
-
-
total
3 362
13 699
-
-
Dividends

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

10 090
41 101
-
-
municipal
1 816
7 398
-
-
national
-
809
-
-
total
1 816
8 207
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
25 133
21 906
28 303
18 291
After tax
43 367
46 594
40 197
50 209
Living cost
31 729
31 729
31 729
31 729
Free-cash
11 638
14 865
8 468
18 480

Estimated living cost  is ₽31729 per week

₽20725
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3052
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽505
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.
₽7448
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
₽9050
₽14705
₽14305
₽13642
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
-
-
-
1 953
health
-
-
-
591
pensions
-
-
-
19 560
other
-
-
-
2 124
income
-
-
-
4 493
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
28 721
Employee
31 573
-
52 199
-
income
1 628
-
4 629
-
social contributions
900
-
1 488
-
pensions
3 571
-
5 903
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
6 099
-
12 020
-
Employer
31 573
-
52 199
-
pensions
5 188
-
8 576
-
social contributions
94
-
157
-
unemployment
1 278
-
2 114
-
health
2 210
-
3 654
-
other
1 090
-
1 800
-
total
9 860
-
16 301
-
Corporate
27 067
68 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
7 578
19 181
-
-
total
7 578
19 181
-
-
Dividends
19 489
49 319
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
2 495
6 312
-
-
social contributions
3 352
8 483
-
-
total
5 847
14 795
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
29 384
33 976
28 321
28 721
After tax
39 116
34 524
40 179
39 779
Living cost
25 474
25 474
25 474
25 474
Free-cash
13 642
9 050
14 705
14 305

Estimated living cost  is ₽25474 per week

₽14774
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2588
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.
₽7630
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
₽6249
₽11904
₽11504
₽11130
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
-
-
-
1 953
health
-
-
-
591
pensions
-
-
-
19 560
other
-
-
-
2 124
income
-
-
-
4 493
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
28 721
Employee
35 370
-
52 199
-
income
2 087
-
4 629
-
social contributions
1 008
-
1 488
-
pensions
3 999
-
5 903
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
7 094
-
12 020
-
Employer
35 370
-
52 199
-
pensions
5 811
-
8 576
-
social contributions
107
-
157
-
unemployment
1 432
-
2 114
-
health
2 476
-
3 654
-
other
1 220
-
1 800
-
total
11 046
-
16 301
-
Corporate
22 084
68 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
6 184
19 181
-
-
total
6 184
19 181
-
-
Dividends
15 900
49 319
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
2 036
6 312
-
-
social contributions
2 735
8 483
-
-
total
4 771
14 795
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
29 095
33 976
28 321
28 721
After tax
39 405
34 524
40 179
39 779
Living cost
28 275
28 275
28 275
28 275
Free-cash
11 130
6 249
11 904
11 504

Estimated living cost  is ₽28275 per week

₽17829
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2299
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽481
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.
₽7668
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
-₽5392
₽263
-₽137
₽289
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
-
-
-
1 953
health
-
-
-
591
pensions
-
-
-
19 560
other
-
-
-
2 124
income
-
-
-
4 493
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
28 721
Employee
51 761
-
52 199
-
income
4 516
-
4 629
-
social contributions
1 474
-
1 488
-
pensions
5 855
-
5 903
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
total
11 845
-
12 020
-
Employer
51 761
-
52 199
-
pensions
8 505
-
8 576
-
social contributions
155
-
157
-
unemployment
2 097
-
2 114
-
health
3 623
-
3 654
-
other
1 786
-
1 800
-
total
16 166
-
16 301
-
Corporate
572
68 500
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
income
160
19 181
-
-
total
160
19 181
-
-
Dividends
412
49 319
-
-
surtax
-
-
-
-
withholding
53
6 312
-
-
social contributions
71
8 483
-
-
total
124
14 795
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
28 295
33 976
28 321
28 721
After tax
40 205
34 524
40 179
39 779
Living cost
39 916
39 916
39 916
39 916
Free-cash
289
-5 392
263
-137

Estimated living cost  is ₽39916 per week

₽27014
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3265
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽547
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.
₽9088
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
₽59231
₽48956
₽61971
₽58135
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
7 304
-
68 500
-
income
1 461
-
13 700
-
total
1 461
-
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%.

61 196
68 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
61 196
68 500
-
-
withholding
3 060
3 425
-
-
total
3 060
3 425
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
4 521
3 425
13 700
685
After tax
63 979
65 075
54 800
67 815
Living cost
5 844
5 844
5 844
5 844
Free-cash
58 135
59 231
48 956
61 971

Estimated living cost  is ₽5844 per week

₽3621
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽486
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.
₽1576
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
₽55969
₽45694
₽58709
₽54261
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
11 383
-
68 500
-
income
2 277
-
13 700
-
total
2 277
-
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%.

57 117
68 500
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Dividends
57 117
68 500
-
-
withholding
2 856
3 425
-
-
total
2 856
3 425
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
5 133
3 425
13 700
685
After tax
63 367
65 075
54 800
67 815
Living cost
9 106
9 106
9 106
9 106
Free-cash
54 261
55 969
45 694
58 709

Estimated living cost  is ₽9106 per week

₽6162
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽382
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽305
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.
₽2256
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
₽3472
₽18320
₽14004
₽14284
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
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.

-
-
-
5 646
trade
-
-
-
4 316
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.

-
-
-
11 968
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.

-
-
-
659
total
-
-
-
22 589
Employee

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

41 120
-
68 500
-
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.

5 646
-
5 646
-
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
-
659
-
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.

3 381
-
11 968
-
total
9 214
-
18 273
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
27 380
68 500
-
-
trade
3 929
9 830
-
-
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.

226
565
-
-
chamber of commerce
166
226
-
-
income
4 107
10 276
-
-
total
8 428
20 897
-
-
Dividends
18 951
47 604
-
-
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.

243
637
-
-
withholding
4 424
11 587
-
-
total
4 667
12 224
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
22 309
33 121
18 273
22 589
After tax
46 191
35 379
50 227
45 911
Living cost
31 907
31 907
31 907
31 907
Free-cash
14 284
3 472
18 320
14 004

Estimated living cost  is ₽31907 per week

₽22010
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3433
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽463
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.
₽6000
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
₽9643
₽25195
₽20459
₽18783
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
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.

-
-
-
5 646
trade
-
-
-
4 736
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.

-
-
-
11 968
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.

-
-
-
659
total
-
-
-
23 009
Employee

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

31 610
-
68 500
-
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.

5 646
-
5 646
-
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
-
659
-
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.

883
-
11 968
-
total
6 578
-
18 273
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
36 890
68 500
-
-
trade
5 811
10 788
-
-
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.

304
565
-
-
chamber of commerce
179
224
-
-
income
5 533
10 276
-
-
total
11 827
21 853
-
-
Dividends
25 064
46 647
-
-
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.

328
624
-
-
withholding
5 952
11 348
-
-
total
6 280
11 972
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
24 685
33 825
18 273
23 009
After tax
43 815
34 675
50 227
45 491
Living cost
25 032
25 032
25 032
25 032
Free-cash
18 783
9 643
25 195
20 459

Estimated living cost  is ₽25032 per week

₽15746
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2919
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽467
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.
₽5900
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
₽1856
₽17761
₽12813
₽13470
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
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.

-
-
-
5 646
trade
-
-
-
4 948
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.

-
-
-
11 968
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.

-
-
-
659
total
-
-
-
23 221
Employee

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

41 910
-
68 500
-
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.

5 646
-
5 646
-
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
-
659
-
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.

3 601
-
11 968
-
total
9 445
-
18 273
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
26 590
68 500
-
-
trade
4 374
11 268
-
-
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.

220
565
-
-
chamber of commerce
163
223
-
-
income
3 988
10 276
-
-
total
8 745
22 332
-
-
Dividends
17 845
46 169
-
-
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.

227
618
-
-
withholding
4 147
11 228
-
-
total
4 374
11 846
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
22 564
34 178
18 273
23 221
After tax
45 936
34 322
50 227
45 279
Living cost
32 466
32 466
32 466
32 466
Free-cash
13 470
1 856
17 761
12 813

Estimated living cost  is ₽32466 per week

₽21713
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3424
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.
₽6844
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
-₽3890
₽12367
₽7209
₽9513
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
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.

-
-
-
5 646
trade
-
-
-
5 158
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.

-
-
-
11 968
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.

-
-
-
659
total
-
-
-
23 431
Employee

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

49 667
-
68 500
-
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.

5 646
-
5 646
-
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.

322
-
659
-
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.

5 840
-
11 968
-
total
11 808
-
18 273
-
Employer
-
-
-
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
18 833
68 500
-
-
trade
3 229
11 748
-
-
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.

155
565
-
-
chamber of commerce
152
221
-
-
income
2 825
10 276
-
-
total
6 361
22 810
-
-
Dividends
12 471
45 690
-
-
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.

154
612
-
-
withholding
2 804
11 108
-
-
total
2 958
11 720
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
21 127
34 530
18 273
23 431
After tax
47 373
33 970
50 227
45 069
Living cost
37 860
37 860
37 860
37 860
Free-cash
9 513
-3 890
12 367
7 209

Estimated living cost  is ₽37860 per week

₽27651
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3028
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽492
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.
₽6689
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
₽24524
₽16821
₽18131
₽21893
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
-
-
-
188
health
-
-
-
4 863
pensions
-
-
-
13 699
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
11 820
surtax
-
-
-
1 236
total
-
-
-
31 806
Employee
27 832
-
56 587
-
health
710
-
1 443
-
pensions
1 857
-
3 775
-
surtax
99
-
1 085
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 937
-
3 938
-
income
4 666
-
10 963
-
total
9 269
-
21 204
-
Employer
27 832
-
56 587
-
pensions
3 711
-
7 544
-
unemployment
883
-
1 794
-
health
1 266
-
2 574
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 860
-
11 912
-
Corporate
34 809
68 500
-
-
income
9 051
17 810
-
-
total
9 051
17 810
-
-
Dividends
25 758
50 690
-
-
withholding
3 864
7 603
-
-
total
3 864
7 603
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
28 044
25 413
33 116
31 806
After tax
40 456
43 087
35 384
36 694
Living cost
18 563
18 563
18 563
18 563
Free-cash
21 893
24 524
16 821
18 131

Estimated living cost  is ₽18563 per week

₽11207
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1614
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽431
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.
₽5312
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
₽24850
₽17147
₽18457
₽22277
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
-
-
-
188
health
-
-
-
4 863
pensions
-
-
-
13 699
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
11 820
surtax
-
-
-
1 236
total
-
-
-
31 806
Employee
27 330
-
56 587
-
health
698
-
1 443
-
pensions
1 822
-
3 775
-
surtax
89
-
1 085
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
1 902
-
3 938
-
income
4 581
-
10 963
-
total
9 092
-
21 204
-
Employer
27 330
-
56 587
-
pensions
3 643
-
7 544
-
unemployment
866
-
1 794
-
health
1 244
-
2 574
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
5 753
-
11 912
-
Corporate
35 418
68 500
-
-
income
9 209
17 810
-
-
total
9 209
17 810
-
-
Dividends
26 208
50 690
-
-
withholding
3 932
7 603
-
-
total
3 932
7 603
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
27 986
25 413
33 116
31 806
After tax
40 514
43 087
35 384
36 694
Living cost
18 237
18 237
18 237
18 237
Free-cash
22 277
24 850
17 147
18 457

Estimated living cost  is ₽18237 per week

₽11151
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1683
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽420
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.
₽4983
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
₽22409
₽23452
₽31197
₽22748
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
-
-
-
1 027
health
-
-
-
4 795
pensions
-
-
-
6 850
income
-
-
-
8 374
total
-
-
-
21 046
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.

23 467
9 340
57 322
-
health
1 643
654
4 013
-
pensions
2 347
934
5 732
-
unemployment
352
140
860
-
income
2 869
1 142
7 008
-
total
7 211
2 870
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.

23 467
9 340
57 322
-
pensions
4 576
1 821
11 178
-
total
4 576
1 821
11 178
-
Corporate
40 457
57 339
-
-
income
3 641
5 161
-
-
total
3 641
5 161
-
-
Dividends
36 816
52 179
-
-
withholding
6 995
9 914
-
-
social contributions
7 072
10 068
-
-
total
14 067
19 982
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
29 495
29 834
28 791
21 046
After tax
39 005
38 666
39 709
47 454
Living cost
16 257
16 257
16 257
16 257
Free-cash
22 748
22 409
23 452
31 197

Estimated living cost  is ₽16257 per week

₽11094
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽1330
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.
₽3508
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
₽960
₽549
₽12
-₽2152
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
-
-
-
736
municipal
-
-
-
6 961
pensions
-
-
-
8 220
national
-
-
-
10 787
total
-
-
-
26 704
Employee
64 773
-
59 218
-
municipal
8 001
-
7 226
-
pensions
2 591
-
2 369
-
national
12 398
-
11 198
-
total
22 990
-
20 793
-
Employer
64 773
-
59 218
-
social contributions
696
-
637
-
pensions
5 182
-
4 737
-
total
5 878
-
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
28 868
25 756
26 167
26 704
After tax
39 632
42 744
42 333
41 796
Living cost
41 784
41 784
41 784
41 784
Free-cash
-2 152
960
549
12

Estimated living cost  is ₽41784 per week

₽28400
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3884
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽625
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.
₽8874
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
₽872
₽1889
₽1889
₽2698
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
-
-
-
5 793
income
-
-
-
13 740
total
-
-
-
19 533
Employee
64 646
-
68 500
-
social contributions
5 371
-
5 793
-
income
12 198
-
13 740
-
total
17 569
-
19 533
-
Employer
64 646
-
68 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
3 854
68 500
-
-
income
481
8 563
-
-
total
481
8 563
-
-
Dividends
3 373
59 937
-
-
withholding
674
11 987
-
-
total
674
11 987
-
-
Income
68 500
68 500
68 500
68 500
Total tax
18 724
20 550
19 533
19 533
After tax
49 776
47 950
48 967
48 967
Living cost
47 078
47 078
47 078
47 078
Free-cash
2 698
872
1 889
1 889

Estimated living cost  is ₽47078 per week

₽35816
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽3836
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽450
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.
₽6976
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
₽1674
-₽1954
₽1306
-₽4949
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
regional
-
-
-
731
social contributions
-
-
-
17 619
municipal
-
-
-
408
national
-
-
-
13 563
total
-
-
-
32 321
Employee
73 449
-
68 500
-
regional
693
-
637
-
municipal
389
-
364
-
social contributions
24 767
-
23 098
-
national
12 727
-
11 482
-
total
38 576
-
35 581
-
Employer
73 449
-
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
38 576
31 953
35 581
32 321
After tax
29 924
36 547
32 919
36 179
Living cost
34 873
34 873
34 873
34 873
Free-cash
-4 949
1 674
-1 954
1 306

Estimated living cost  is ₽34873 per week

₽24309
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2287
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽535
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.
₽7741
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
₽13742
₽10373
₽13615
₽11909
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
regional
-
-
-
1 033
social contributions
-
-
-
17 619
municipal
-
-
-
408
national
-
-
-
13 563
total
-
-
-
32 623
Employee
45 844
-
68 500
-
regional
617
-
921
-
municipal
243
-
364
-
social contributions
15 459
-
23 098
-
national
7 263
-
11 482
-
total
23 582
-
35 865
-
Employer
45 844
-
68 500
-
total
-
-
-
-
Corporate
22 656
68 500
-
-
nationa
5 437
16 441
-
-
municipal
1 126