New US Tax Deadline Extensions for 2021

New US Tax Deadline Extensions for 2021

It’s been a complicated year.  Most of us have had huge disruptions in our lives.  To ease reconciling the chaos into a flawless tax form submission, the IRS recently announced that it will be extending the tax return deadline for US citizens from April 15th to May...
Taxes in Switzerland for High-Net-Worth Individuals

Taxes in Switzerland for High-Net-Worth Individuals

Dateline: Bogota, Colombia If you’re a high-net-worth individual looking to lower your taxes while living in a beautiful European country, Switzerland may be a great option for you.  Some may see Switzerland as a bit boring and past its prime as the world’s go-to...
UAE Residence by Investment: the Ultimate Guide

UAE Residence by Investment: the Ultimate Guide

As a country with significantly more expats (80% of the population) than natives (12%) and a burgeoning population in an arid desert climate, unique is probably the word that best describes the United Arab Emirates (UAE).  It most definitely is a country that has...
How to Get the Philippines Investor Visa (SIRV)

How to Get the Philippines Investor Visa (SIRV)

If you’re open to living in Asia, getting a second residency in the Philippines isn’t a bad option.  For westerners used to certain standards, Manila and parts of the rest of the country will feel just like home. It offers a tropical climate, English proficiency, and...
The Guernsey Permanent Residence by Investment Guide

The Guernsey Permanent Residence by Investment Guide

How does a collection of islands, islets, and rocks ­­– most of them uninhabited – become one of the world’s biggest financial centers?  Guernsey has managed to accomplish just that. For decades, this tiny jurisdiction near the shores of Normandy, France has welcomed...
Jersey Residency by Investment: the Ultimate Guide

Jersey Residency by Investment: the Ultimate Guide

You’d be forgiven for not knowing where or even what Jersey is. And even if you do, you probably have just a vague idea of its location. This tiny archipelago – part of the so-called Channel Islands – sits off the coast of Normandy, France. But it is not...
The United States EB-5 Visa: the Ultimate Guide

The United States EB-5 Visa: the Ultimate Guide

Love it or hate it, the United States of America is one of the most popular destinations in the world. And we don’t just mean for tourists.  Investors from all over willingly subject themselves to the complex immigration system of this North American country, wait for...
Ukraine Residence by Investment: the Ultimate Guide

Ukraine Residence by Investment: the Ultimate Guide

You probably know that the banking system in Ukraine isn’t that great and that the country has many deeply rooted issues that will take decades to remedy, including crony capitalism and corruption.  Most likely, you’re also aware of the armed conflict in which it is...
The UK Tier 1 Visa: the Ultimate Guide

The UK Tier 1 Visa: the Ultimate Guide

There really is no other country like the United Kingdom in the world. Its richness in history and culture are simply unmatched. Sure, it is not located in the best climate zone if you’re the ‘sunshine and blue skies’ type, but there is nothing that its excellent...