This book presents in-depth yet practical information on the most important issues concerning international residence and citizenship planning for private clients.
It is the quintessential guide for global citizens and their advisers, such as law firms, tax consultants, private banks and family offices. At the same time the handbook is also an invaluable guide for private individuals and families, business owners, entrepreneurs and investors who are interested in expanding their horizons.
The book covers all important aspects of residence rules, citizenship law, dual citizenship, passports and visa-free travel, tax and real-estate planning, and many more internationally relevant topics.
The Global Residence and Citizenship Handbook is a uniquely valuable reference manual which includes the following: • An introductory section on Residence Planning and Citizenship Planning, including guidance on giving up U.S. Citizenship or a U.S. Green Card. • Information on citizenship, passports and visas, including the Henley & Partners Visa Restrictions Index, a global ranking of countries according to the travel freedom their citizens enjoy. • An overview of the world’s premier residence options, including chapters on Austria, Belgium, Canada, Hong Kong, Jersey, Malta, Monaco, Singapore, Switzerland, the U.K. and the U.S. • A comparison of Citizenship-by-Investment options, and an exploration of the programs available today.