21 Countries Where Investors May Get Passports

Monaco. Credit: Julius Silver


Investors seek a second option as their own governments become more unpredictable. Some may want to evade taxes, as the article below suggests. But having a second passport is actually not very useful for that.

(From The Guardian)

A blacklist of 21 countries whose so-called “golden passport” schemes threaten international efforts to combat tax evasion has been published by the west’s leading economic thinktank.

Three European countries – Malta, Monaco and Cyprus – are among those nations flagged as operating high-risk schemes that sell either residency or citizenship in a report released on Tuesday by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.

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