March 16, 2024

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How to Get a Second Passport. The Best Way to Get Additional Citizenship

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Do you want to get dual citizenship or residency? Having multiple citizenships and passports provides many advantages: visa-free travel, investment opportunities, better education and healthcare, access to networks, global business hubs, more loyal tax regimes, and perhaps most importantly, the freedom of choice.

In these uncertain times, the ownership of several passports has become a necessity, and having additional passports is considered a global asset for individuals and families who value their freedom and mobility.

There are a number of traditional ways to get a second citizenship. However, the procedure is usually lengthy and complex.

Becoming Naturalized

One way to get a second citizenship is by becoming naturalized. This means that you have to meet certain requirements, such as having a valid passport, being able to show that you have lived in the country as a permanent resident for a certain amount of time, and, if necessary, having a certain level of language skills. Once you have met the requirements, you are eligible to apply for naturalization and can become a citizen of the country.

Marriage

If you get married to a citizen of another country, you may be eligible to become a citizen of the same country. Most of the time, this means filling out the right paperwork and showing that the marriage is legal. This could involve providing documentation such as marriage certificates, financial records, proof of family address, common bank accounts, and more.

Heritage/Ancestry

If you have family members or ancestors who are citizens of another country, you may be eligible for citizenship in that country as well. In many cases, you'll need to prove your family ties, such as by providing documents that prove your lineage.

Exceptional merit

In some countries, there are special provisions in place to allow foreign citizens to obtain citizenship or permanent residency through extraordinary merit. This process varies according to the country, but typically requires a strong record of achievement in a field of study, research, the arts, or public service. The application process for citizenship through extraordinary merit can be a complicated and lengthy undertaking, however.

Citizenship by investment

One of the fastest and most straightforward ways to get a second citizenship is by investment. In most cases, you don’t need to learn the language, pass exams, or even reside in a country. You can also include your extended family in the application and get a second citizenship in 60 days by investing in the economy of a foreign country. In return, the country provides you with citizenship and all its benefits and rights. And in some strategic programs, you can even return your investment in a couple of years while keeping your dual citizenship and passport.

In conclusion, acquiring a second passport and citizenship is a powerful tool to enhance your global mobility, financial freedom, and personal security. Citizenship by Investment programs offer the fastest and most efficient route to achieve this goal. With a myriad of benefits, such as visa-free travel, tax optimization, and increased business opportunities, the advantages of having dual citizenship are truly invaluable. Contact our team of experts today to find out about the best Citizenship by Investment options for your needs and start your journey toward a more prosperous, flexible, and fulfilling future.

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Visa-Free Travel to Over 145 Countries

Including the EU, the Schengen Area, the UK, Hong Kong, China, and Singapore. Simple procedure for obtaining long-term tourist visas (B1/B2) to the United States & Canada

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Global mobility and freedom

We take care of the paperwork and help you prepare and submit your application - you receive your passport via DHL Express. No requirement to reside in Dominica

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Fast Application Processing

From 3 to 6 months

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Global mobility and freedom

Zero personal tax on global income. No tax on inheritance, capital gains, foreign income, dividends, interest, or royalties

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Dual Citizenship is Allowed

There is no need to renounce your previous citizenship when obtaining a Commonwealth of Dominica passport

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Global mobility and freedom

From $100,000 for a single applicant

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Enter your anticipated application start date for Dominica citizenship by investment program and receive a clear timetable for each step of the process

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Sign a service agreement, fill out application forms, and pay the initial service and due diligence fees.

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We compile a document package and submit it for due diligence performed by Dominica Citizenship by Investment Unit

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Due diligence and background check conducted by the state

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We submit your citizenship application once we receive the approval, and you make payment of the outstanding investment amount, government fees, stamp duty, and other fees.

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We supervise the issuance of your passport by Dominica and send your Certificate of Citizenship and passport by DHL Express.

There are Always Options to EXPAND YOUR BOUNDARIES! Let's Discuss Yours

Every client is unique

Every case requires an individual approach and solution. Our years of experience in the industry allow us to provide both.

We will answer all your questions and provide detailed information about the available second passport and residency programs to help you make the right choice.

Victoria

Lead Attorney at Golden Harbors

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Victoria

Lead Attorney at Golden Harbors

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