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As a nomad who wouldn't mind settling down, I'm actually more interested in a place where I can register my company with prospects of becoming full-fledged citizen in the future, preferably in somewhat colder regions of the planet. I'm not entirely happy with my current passport, and working out of off-shores doesn't do much good for that.

Derek Sivers (founder of CDBaby) created an amazing project that caters to these needs: https://woodegg.com/

Not exactly colder regions of the planet, that...

Hi maga. Belgium is ideal for what you're asking.

If you incorporate your company there, you can get instant residency via the “Professional Card”.

Once you are a legal resident there, they don't count the days you're there, so you don't need to be there full-time. You should plan to hire at least one local Belgian employee.

Then, after 5 years of residency, assuming you've learned conversational French or Dutch, depending on where in the country you reside, you're very eligible for Belgian citizenship.

Email me if you want details or a referral.

Sounds too good to be true, what's the catch? Why aren't there thousands/millions of third-world nationals incorporating a business there already via "consultants" and such?

Because you have to learn to speak French or Dutch? ☺

I'd learn about the options on http://flagtheory.com/

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