"Residence program in Belgium" is a package for foreigners and non-EU citizens to get a residence permit in Belgium.
Foreigners and non-EU persons can apply for a residence permit under the investor or business category, which usually involves forming a new Belgium company with an office providing employment. As an owner of the company, you can easily qualify for a Belgian residence permit. It usually takes 3-8 months to get the residence permit issued to investors who form their company. Initially, you will be a temporary permit with 1-year validity. After that, you will need to renew the residence permit annually for 3 yrs and after which you will qualify for a permanent residence permit.
The BVBA and SPRL are the most popular company types in Belgium. The Belgian BVBA company works just like a Limited Liability Company, and the share capital must be at least EUR 18,600. Taxes are actually around 30%, and annual returns are filed every 12 months in accordance with Belgian regulations. With proper tax planning, you can substantially minimize the tax liability.
We expect our clients to have a minimum of EUR 350,000 for five years. The first will cost 200,000 euros and after that around 100,000 euros from the second year onwards. We at present assist wealthy clients and high net worth businesses investors. The costs for the 1st year come around EUR 200,000 and the total costs for five years are around 350,000 euros. Belgium passport after five years. No minimum stay requirements.
You can apply for a professional card that permits under investor or business category, which usually involves incorporating a new Belgium company with an office and providing employment. As a director of your company, you can easily qualify for the Belgian residence permit underpaid activity. It takes 3-4 months to get the residence permit issued to investors who form their company.