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
₴ 52500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Brussels , Belgium
₴13433
₴7308
₴11459
₴18077
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
-
-
-
52 500
communal

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

-
-
-
2 687
social contributions
-
-
-
7 719
national
-
-
-
19 346
total
-
-
-
29 752
Employee

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

22 147
-
40 663
-
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.

1 041
-
1 911
-
communal

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

1 155
-
2 121
-
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.

193
-
354
-
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.

1 661
-
3 050
-
national
6 809
-
14 630
-
total
10 859
-
22 066
-
Employer

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

22 147
-
40 663
-
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.

1 362
-
2 501
-
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.

1 962
-
3 603
-
surtax
2 511
-
4 611
-
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.

288
-
529
-
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.

323
-
593
-
total
6 446
-
11 837
-
Corporate
23 907
52 500
-
-
income
4 781
10 500
-
-
surtax
96
210
-
-
total
4 877
10 710
-
-
Dividends
19 029
41 790
-
-
withholding

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

5 596
12 424
-
-
total
5 596
12 424
-
-
Income
52 500
52 500
52 500
52 500
Total tax
27 778
23 134
33 903
29 752
After tax
24 722
29 366
18 597
22 748
Living cost
11 289
11 289
11 289
11 289
Free-cash
13 433
18 077
7 308
11 459

Estimated living cost  is ₴11289 per week

₴7272
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₴987
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₴177
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.
₴2854
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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