Citizenship

Dual Citizenship Countries

Dual Citizenship Countries

Each country has its own citizenship laws and there are many ways to apply for citizenship in a country, either by birth, marriage, descent, naturalisation or marriage. Some countries like Austria, Cyprus, St.Kitts even grant citizenship by monetary investment in their country. Double/Dual citizenships has been in much of the debate over the years. Much of the developed countries such…

Germany Real Estate Immigration Program

Germany Real Estate Immigration Program

Germany is one of the powerful economies in Europe, developed country and excellent living standards for HNW investors   Germany has been one of the most popular immigration destinations in the world for some time now. There are few countries as liberal as Germany when it comes to the purchase of real estate by foreigners. Both natural persons and legal…

Brazil launches property investor visa for foreigners

Brazil launches property investor visa for foreigners

On November 21st., 2018, the Brazil published the Normative Resolution No 36 (“NR 36”) that discipline the granting of residence to foreigners investing in Brazilian real estate property.   Foreigners buying a property for minimum of $180,000 (R$ 700,000) will be granted residence rights to live in Brazil. According to the Ministry of Labour,  new rules the value of investment…

How to protect yourself from CBI passport scams?

How to protect yourself from CBI passport scams?

Families and investors applying for citizenship by investment and golden visa schemes always on the lookout for cheapest option. Many shop around inquiring with various agents. Sometimes you get what you pay for. The cheapest option is not always the best option when it comes to immigration matters. We recommend some of the tips for clients to guard themselves from…

Antigua Residence by Investment

Antigua Residence by Investment

The Permanent Residency Program of Antigua & Barbuda was introduced in 1995 to encourage wealthy individuals to establish tax residency in the country. Antigua and Barbuda is an offshore jurisdiction with no personal income tax, capital gains tax, inheritance tax and wealth tax. It offers wide range of opportunities for asset protection, including the Citizenship by Investment Program, launched in 2013. Antigua’s Residency program offers ZERO worldwide income,…

Antigua Citizenship by Investment Statistics 2018

Antigua Citizenship by Investment Statistics 2018

Antigua and Barbuda has one of the most popular citizenship by investment programmes in the Caribbean. The CIP scheme was launched in 2013. Antigua passport in 2018, has visa free travel to 150 countries in the world (UK, EU Schengen states, Ireland etc) . As per the CIP regulations, applicants must contribute to donation fund or buy real estate to be…