Obtaining a residence permit is usually a must for foreign investors and a painful one for many, with lots of visits to Consulates and Immigration authorities involved. However, the Spanish and Portuguese Administrations have put in place a simple and effective way for qualified investors to obtain their permit: the Golden Visa Program.
both countries are routinely listed amongst the best for their quality lifestyle.
at the southwestern end of Europe, they offer easy access to Africa and America.
Individuals can benefit from low flat rates of 24% in Spain and 20% in Portugal. Under certain conditions real estate income obtained abroad and pensions are tax exempt in Portugal.
Spanish and Portuguese are spoken by over 700 million people around the world.