Are you interested in establishing citizenship in a politically stable, tax-friendly country with a prosperous economy and great opportunities and conditions for investment? Then the sun-soaked shores of Malta are ideal for you!
Integritas can save you the hassle of paperwork. We will provide you with professional advice and submit application forms on your behalf.
Read below to find out how Integritas can help you attain citizenship in one of the most highly desired countries in the world with one of the most reputable passports.
What are the benefits of acquiring a Maltese passport?
Becoming a Maltese citizen grants you the following advantages:
- EU citizenship for descendants, which includes the eligibility to live, work, and study in any of the EU countries.
- Visa-free travel to over 166 countries in the world, including the UK, USA, and Canada
- A favourable tax regime with double taxation treaties with more than 60 countries.
- A high standard of living.
- Top educational opportunities. Malta has an array of private and public schools to choose. Your children can also attend the University of Malta for free, and receive a stipend.
- Free healthcare in state-of-the-art facilities
- Stability and security. Malta has one of the lowest crime rates in all of Europe.
Dual Passports: Retain Your Previous Citizenship
Malta has a Citizenship by Investment (CBI) programme, the Malta Individual Investor Programme (MIIP), which gives the possibility of retaining a second citizenship within an EU country which is also part of the Schengen visa zone. That’s great news for EU members, and opportunities exist for individuals from other nations as well.
Will I have any Responsibilities after becoming a Maltese Citizen?
Every individual who acquires citizenship will be expected to act within the boundaries of the Constitution of Malta and Maltese laws and act in the best interest of the State. If such individual decides to be registered for tax purposes in Malta, taxes would also need to be paid on an annual basis.
The Constitution of Malta requires all citizens to exercise their civil rights by exercising voting rights. This however is only valid if the individual has been a resident of Malta for six months preceding the eighteen month period prior to an election.
Why Malta Citizenship by Investment (CBI) is the way to go
The MIIP, is the easiest way attain Maltese and EU citizenship. Within 12 months, you can receive your Maltese passport, with all the benefits that are attached, including EU citizenship.
When you complete the first part of the application for the MIIP, the residence stage , you will already attain your Schengen Residence status. This status is valid for 1 year prior to issue of passport.
The Maltese Citizenship by Investment (CBI) program provides an individual with an opportunity to become a Maltese citizen after making a contributory investment in Malta as per the requirements of the MIIP.
The eligibility criteria for Citizenship by investment (CBI) is very well defined, and Integritas’ seasoned experts are ready to guide you through the process.
Interested in learning about your current residency entitlement or eligibility for permanent Maltese residency? Contact us today at Integritas for more detailed information!
Other Ways of Obtaining Maltese Citizenship
Other Means of acquiring the Maltese Citizenship are Citizenship by Birth, by Marriage, or by Naturalization.