Citizenship by investment


Sep 20, 2020

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Citizenship by Investment Program

Antigua and Barbuda offers the possibility to acquire citizenship by investing in the country. 

Features :

– travel mobility with an Antigua & Barbuda passport

– visa-free travel to more than 165 countries and territories (including EU and UK) —> see link

– useful for international personal tax planning (no taxes for individuals)

– no taxes on worldwide income

– provides personal security and privacy

– lifestyle and retirement option

– competitive processing fees

– confidentiality of application procedure

– timeline approximately 60-90 days starting from the application submission

The investment options 

– contribution to the National Development Fund (NDF) of US$100,000 for a family of up to four applicants, and US$125,000 for a family of five or more applicants

– real estate option – minimum of US$400,000 or US$200,000 as part of a joint investment

– investment in business – minimum of US$1.5 million for a single investor; or $400,000 as part of a consortium investment of more than $5m.

Tax Residency Program

Antigua & Barbuda offers a special Tax Residency Program. Permanent Residency can be applied for, on an annual basis, under the following conditions:

– Must maintain a place of abode in Antigua (leased or rented)

– Physical presence of at least 30 days

– Payment of a flat tax of US$20,000 per annum

– Permanent Residents receive a certificate of residency and a TIN (Tax Identification Number)

Embassy staff are at your disposal to show you all investment opportunities in the country. Contact us to arrange a meeting! click here

More information available on the website of the Citizenship by Investment Unit (CIU) —>  link