Tax Free in Antigua

2016-11-09T10:21:12+04:00January 27th, 2016|Antigua, Tax|

Competition in the Caribbean citizenship by investment arena intensifies with Antigua announcing it will abolish personal income tax from 1st April (details to follow). Antigua seems determined to steal a march on its Caribbean rivals. The number of countries in the Caribbean offering citizenship by investment recently increased to 5 following the announcement by St [...]

Antigua: Iranians can apply for citizenship

2016-03-30T18:57:55+04:00January 24th, 2016|Antigua, Citizenship|

Antigua and Barbuda now welcomes applications for its Citizenship programme from Iranian citizens provided the following criteria are met by applicants: Resident outside Iran for a minimum of 1 year pre-application; Proof that the funds to be donated or invested originate outside Iran; An absence of exposure to specific activities in areas involving UN sanctions [...]

Citizenship by Investment in Saint Lucia

2016-11-09T10:21:12+04:00January 23rd, 2016|Citizenship, Saint Lucia|

Saint Lucia recently passed the Citizenship by Investment Act No. 14 of 2015 enabling individuals to acquire citizenship of Saint Lucia upon making a qualifying investment in the island. As of 1st January this year, the country’s newly-established Citizenship by Investment Unit is accepting applications and St. Lucia has become the fifth and newest Caribbean [...]

Saint Lucia Starts Accepting Applications for Citizenship by Investment

2016-11-09T10:21:13+04:00January 11th, 2016|Citizenship, Saint Lucia|

Saint Lucia started accepting applications for citizenship by investment from January 1, 2016. This follows an announcement made by Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony during his opening address to the Global Citizens Forum in Monaco last October. Dr Anthony described himself as a jealous guardian of Saint Lucian citizenship, but noted the time had come [...]