Are you interested in moving to Belgium for work? You are not alone. With over 200,000 expats, it is one of Europe’s most popular destinations for foreign workers. Belgium is a small but densely populated country, with over 11 million inhabitants sharing approximately 30 000 square meters. The country is perhaps most famous for its capital Brussels, the headquarters of the European Union, NATO and many other large organizations. The country is also a heaven for food and culture lovers, with its old towns, monuments, delicious waffles, beer and famous chocolate!
Belgium has a progressive tax system, and its rates vary depending on your salary. VisitEuropa.eufor more information.
Even though Belgium is located in the middle of Western Europe and can be referred to as “the heart of Europe”, it’s relatively cheap compering to many of its neighbors. According to the Cost of Living Index Brussels is ranked as number 70, while cities like Amsterdam and and Paris are ranked at positions 31 and 26.