Traders, Investors & HNWI

Establishing residency in Gibraltar can provide significant fiscal and lifestyle advantages in a common law international financial centre within reach in the EU itself. These include:

  1. Maximum annual tax payable under £30,000.
  2. Minimum annual tax payable of £22,000.
  3. Income Cap is £80,000
  4. Professional Traders in Financial Markets using their own funds do not have any taxable income from trading so the minimum tax of £22,000 would be payable.
  5. No requirement to disclose worldwide income (spouse & family income can be included)
  6. No minimum physical presence to retain residency.
  7. Tax residency in Gibraltar does not mean that you cannot be tax resident in one or more other jurisdiction.
  8. Govt. Application fee of £1,000

Under Category 2 rules, you are subject to a cap on your tax liability with income tax payable only on the first £80,000 of taxable income which arises in, or is remitted to, Gibraltar, meaning a maximum annual tax liability of £30,000 or less. Taxable income does not include capital gains, gifts, income from savings with minimum annual tax liability of £22,000 applicable on a pro rata temporis basis for the first year of arrival.

For you to become a Category 2 Trader/High Net Worth Investor resident in Gibraltar, you must:

  1. have a minimum net worth of £2 million
  2. have exclusive use of approved property in Gibraltar. (purchased or rented – No minimum physical presence required)
  3. not undertake any Gibraltar business activities that compete with local entities

How Investors Europe can assist :

As well as helping you to open a Category 2 nominee Online Trading Account with its Parent Company, Investors Europe can put you in touch with the best, tried and trusted professionals for:-

  1.  The Category 2 application process
  2. HNWI  Real estate Purchase/ Rental
  3. HNWI Bank(s)
  4. HNWI specialised Lawyer(s).
  5. Auditors/ Chartered Accountants working with HNWI
  6. The creation and management of offshore trusts and companies.
  7. Transferring pension rights accrued overseas to Gibraltar.

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