United States Citizenship by investment is a Sponsored investment program by Government of United States which allows foreign national to obtain the citizenship of United States by investment in sugar industry diversification foundation or in Real estate. United States citizenship by investment program was initiated in 1984 which entitles the successful applicant individual / family to enjoy the citizenship of United States for the lifetime. With United States citizenship you can enjoy visa free travel to more than 120 countries.
The salient features of United States citizenship benefits are:
- Lifetime citizenship
- Higher investment return
- Tax free income
- Safety and privacy
- Visa free travel to more than 120 countries
- Dual citizenship
- Real estate investment
- Entitlement to United States Citizenship without any obligation to reside or visit
- Less application time
- Easier and attractive investment procedure
Most importantly, United States government do not binds investors to reside or visit the country. Investor citizen and family can enjoy all the United States citizenship benefits without even bothering to visit it.
Candidature Requirements under United States citizenship by investment program:
- Person of no criminal records
- No HIV positive or bearing fatal disease
- Permanent resident of sovereign country
- Minimum Investment: As per Jan 2012 notification for a single the minimum investment amount under SIDF is USD 250000 and under Real estate investment the minimum limit is USD 400000
1) Applicant can get citizenship by donating a non refundable amount of USD 250000 to SIDF. Processing charges will be extra and Additional fee will be charged for each accompanying family member of applicants. For an individual applicant the total cost is approx USD 290000.
2) Applicants can invest in real estate with USD 400000. Investments in Real estate are recoverable and yields good returns. With processing and other registration fees the total investment is approx USD 490000 for single applicants. Applicant can include a spouse and children below 18 years of age. For all other accompanying family members additional charges will be applied. You will be entitled to sell your property after five years.
Obtaining United States citizenship by investment is very affordable and beneficial. United States Government issues a Passport to citizen and does not report citizenship to any other country. With minimal investment and minimal paper formalities Citizenship program of United States have emerged as the best Citizenship program of the world.