Antigua and Barbuda is an independent Commonwealth state in the Eastern Caribbean. With some 365 beaches of clean turquoise waters, the lush tropical islands are an inviting paradise and considered to be one of the most beautiful places in the world.
The population numbers approximately 90,756.
English is the official language. Many of the locals speak Antiguan Creole. The Barbudan accent is slightly different from the Antiguan.
Temperatures generally range from the mid-seventies in the winter to the mid-eighties in the summer. Annual rainfall averages only 45 inches, making it the sunniest of the Eastern Caribbean Islands, and the northeast trade winds are nearly constant, flagging only in September. Low humidity year-round.
The capital and largest port and city is St. John’s on Antigua, tourist from many exclusive resorts on the island and cruise ship dock in its harbor at Heritage Quay and Redcliffe Quay several times a week.
Tourism is the key driver of GDP and generates around 60% of the island’s income, with key target markets being the U.S., Canada and Europe. The currency is the Eastern Caribbean Dollar.
Under the terms of the Citizenship by Investment program you will not be liable to any income tax, capital gains tax, estate or inheritance tax.