CITIZENSHIP OF THE CARIBBEAN ISLANDS
GET VISA-FREE TRAVEL
TO 112 COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD, INCLUDING ALL SCHENGEN STATES AND UNITED KINGDOM
The governments of Saint Kitts and Nevis, Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia revised the state migration policy and developed investment programs that allow foreigners to obtain second citizenship of the Caribbean islands. The registration procedure involves an investment in one of the directions approved by the legislation of the island state. To obtain a passport, the investor does not need to reside permanently in the Caribbean territory and to confirm knowledge of the state language. The right to apply for citizenship for investments extends to close relatives of the main applicant.
With the acquisition of a Caribbean passport a foreigner gets access to zero income taxation, inheritance and other types of property. Experienced lawyers of International LLC company will help you with compliance with the requirements of the legislation of the Caribbean countries and obtaining a second citizenship.
ADVANTAGES OF CARIBBEAN CITIZENSHIP
The holders of the passport of the Caribbean islands enjoy a visa-free with over 100 countries of the world. Some immigration programs terms provide for the simplified registration of a visa to the USA and Canada.
ALTERNATIVE PLACE TO LIVE IN
Owning real estate on the islands is having an additional place for permanent residence, maintaining and developing of business. The warm climate facilitates the opportunity to come on vacations at any time of the year.
The Caribbean legislation allows citizens to have two passports from different countries. The governments of islands maintain citizenship status information in confidentiality.
The procedure of registering the citizenship of the Caribbean countries lasts 2-5 months. A foreign citizen does not need to reside permanently in the chosen state or be personally present during the process of acquiring a passport.
ACCESS TO THE BANKING SYSTEM
Investors in the offshore zone, use the services of reliable banks for storing and withdrawing capital without paying additional taxes. Holders of a Caribbean passport enjoy banking operations in Europe, the USA.
Citizenship of the Caribbean islands exempts from taxes on property, inheritance, donations, income received abroad. Income tax is paid only by residents of the state.
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CITIZENSHIP OF THE CARIBBEAN – BEST INVESTMENT PROGRAMS
CITIZENSHIP OF ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA
Registration of economic citizenship by foreigners is regulated by article 6 of the Citizenship Act of Antigua and Barbuda and the Law on Investment of 2014. According to the legislation, citizens of other countries can obtain a passport, if compliant with the requirements. A foreigner has to contribute a significant investment in the economy. For it the state issues a passport to the applicant and all his family, including spouse, children, parents. There are 3 possible areas to invest in:
USD 100,000 - irrevocable contribution to the National Development Fund
USD 400,000 - funding one of the governmentally approved real estate projects during 5 years minimum
USD 1,5 million - registration and development of the company. When opening a joint business by 2 or more investors, the minimum size of investments increases to USD 5 million.Read more
CITIZENSHIP OF GRENADA
At the legislative level of the State, according to article 15 of the Law “On Citizenship by Investments” of 2013, foreign citizens can get the permanent residence and citizenship of Grenada after making investments in the development of the State. The Government0 developed a program that allows obtaining citizenship by foreign investors within 2-4 months:
USD 150,000 - irrevocable contribution to the National Transformation Fund
USD 350,000 - funding one of the governmentally approved real estate projects in GrenadaRead more
CITIZENSHIP OF DOMINICA
The Government of the country is interested in achieving sustained economic growth, creating jobs for citizens of the state and general prosperity. The investment program of Dominica is based on the provisions published in chapters 8 and 20 of the Commonwealth of Dominica Citizenship Act and article 101 of the Constitution. Foreigners have the right to apply for Dominican citizenship, upon making an investment in one of the options:
USD 100,000 - contribution in Economic Diversification Fund
USD 200,000 - investment in governmentally approved propertyRead more
SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS CITIZENSHIP
There is the possibility to participate in governmental “Citizenship by Investment” program and obtain Saint Kitts and Nevis passport under investment in economic development of the country. Along with the main applicant passport of the country can be acquired by his close relatives. Under the program, there are following investment options for obtaining citizenship:
USD 150,000 - contribution to the Sustainable Growth Fund (SGF)
USD 200,000 - investment in governmentally approved real estate objectRead more
CITIZENSHIP OF SAINT LUCIA
Since 2016, the Government provides an opportunity for foreigners to obtain Caribbean citizenship for investment in the economy. The procedure is regulated by the Law “On Citizenship by Investments” of 2015 and separate “Rules of Citizenship by Investments” of 2015 with amendments. Ways of obtaining a Saint Lucia passport:
USD 100,000 - donation to the State Economic Development Fund
USD 300,000 - purchase of governmentally approved property object
USD 3,5 million - investment in business development of the country
USD 500,000 - purchase of government bondsRead more
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SIGNING THE CONTRACT.
For more information on processing citizenship of the Caribbean islands, leave a request on our website or use given phone numbers. A lawyer of the company will provide you with information and requirements for obtaining a Caribbean passport by foreign investors. Citizenship of the Caribbean is processed by certified agents - international companies at the applicant's place of residence who collaborate with a local representative of the Caribbean country. We have the necessary permissions from the governments of the island states and can submit the documents of foreign investors for consideration to the relevant committees for obtaining a Caribbean passport. At the beginning of the work on the preparation of your documents, we sign a Contract.
CHOOSING AN INVESTMENT PROGRAM.
Caribbean States offer foreigners several options for capital investment and acquisition of citizenship. We will help you to choose the most profitable investment program in accordance with your wishes. Lawyers of the company will collect a package of necessary documents for submission to the government in compliance with the requirements of the Caribbean legislation. In case of purchasing real estate, we will prepare a Contract for the sale of the object and legalize your ownership.
CONSIDERATION OF DOCUMENTS.
Each applicant’s application for the citizenship of the Caribbean countries passes a government check for 2 months. The final decision on granting a passport is made by the Commission for Citizenship by investment. Consideration of documents is possible only if mandatory state fees and contributions are covered. The amount of additional expenses depends on the number of applicants for citizenship. Lawyers of our company will help you carry out the necessary bank operations and submit documents to the relevant state authorities of the island state.
ACQUISITION OF CITIZENSHIP.
After a positive decision, the applicant is provided with the bank account number for transferring the principal amount of the investment. Upon the receipt of funds, the commission issues a registration certificate equivalent to obtaining the citizenship of the Caribbean islands. Based on the received document, an internal passport is processed.
REQUIREMENTS FOR INVESTORS FOR OBTAINING THE CITIZENSHIP OF CARIBBEAN
The age of majority
Passing a vetting check
Confirmation of the health status by a medical certificate
Absence of refusals of visa applications to countries having visa-free Caribbean States
No criminal record in any country
Confirmation of the official source of the investment capital
Together with the investor, the right to obtain the citizenship of Caribbean country is granted to the spouse, children and parents. All island states determine certain age for close relatives. Additional fee is paid for registration of citizenship for each representative of a family. The amount of investment and the total cost of obtaining a Caribbean passport can be estimated by the lawyers of International LLC company.
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