Malta, a small European island nation is famous for its strategic location, in the heart of the Mediterranean sea.
Malta’s rich cultural heritage, its scenic beauty and more than 300 days of sunshine attract people from all parts of the globe to make it their permanent home.
In the process of considering a second residency or a second passport, you must have come across terms like ‘Golden Visa’ or a ‘Golden Passport’, and must have wondered what it actually means?
Golden Visa and Golden Passport are terms which are usually associated with various countries’ residence and/or citizenship programs. The official terms for Malta’s programs are ‘The Malta Individual Investor Program’ for the citizenship program and ‘The Malta Residence and Visa Program’ for the residence program.
We thought of making it simpler for you by referring to them as the Malta Golden Visa or Malta Golden Passport and explain what that means and how it can lead you on the path of EU residency/citizenship.
Malta in a nutshell.
Just to make it clear, it is important for us to mention that both the terminologies Malta Golden Visa & Malta Golden Passport are marketing references and not actual official terms used for MIIP & MRVP.
Our team of experts can assist you at every step in obtaining your Malta residency or citizenship. Contact us today to know more.
Eligibility may also be extended to your dependents including spouse or partners in a relationship, children and grandparents under specific terms.
Our dedicated team of experts can help you at every step of the way for obtaining your Maltese citizenship.
You (main applicant) must meet all the application requirements:
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MRVP is open to third-country nationals, i.e. Non Maltese, EU, EEA or Swiss Nationals.
The Government of Malta aims to attract only people of the highest standards through this program. Therefore, you will be subject to due diligence scrutiny and are expected to have:
The Maltese government intends to attract only people of the highest standards through this program. Hence, you will be subject to strict due diligence scrutiny and are expected to:
Our professional team of experts can support you at every step in acquiring your Malta residency or citizenship
You are NOT required to pay the entire amount in one go.
The outlay structure is divided into different sections, namely:
|Malta Residence and Visa Program Cost|
|Contribution to the Government of Malta||
Malta Citizenship by investment has a specific fee structure.
You are NOT required to pay the entire amount in one go. You will be required to pay the amounts at different stages of the application.
|Malta Citizenship Investment Requirements (Cost)|
|Property Requirements (Qualifying Property)||
As you can see, all large amounts are paid after you receive the Letter of Approval in Principle.
This makes the Malta IIP a fair process with minimal investment risk.
To find out how much IIP will cost you,
Wahaat is an advisory service firm that focuses on High-Net-Worth Individuals providing three distinct but related services:
Wahaat has a team of professionals and offices located in Malta and Dubai.
Wahaat, through its affiliate, is proud to be the official concessionaire chosen by the Government of Malta to promote the Malta Residence and Visa Program throughout the Middle East.
Through Wahaat’s and our strategic partner’s presence in over 120 countries, represented by 565 offices, Wahaat has vast experience in the development and provision of holistic services that are tailor-made for each individual client.
Read about the updated and ever-growing list of the Malta passport visa-free countries.
It is now possible to acquire second citizenship from many countries. However, the question remains; why do people consider second citizenship?
Tax in Malta on the basis of residence is charged on income & capital gains. Businesses set up in Malta enjoy full imputation system & refundable tax credit.