“The Guardian” – Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Top 5 Places to Live & Work

Why Canary Islands is an Entrepreneurial Paradise, AND NOT a Fiscal Paradise!

The Guardian News published an article ranking Santa Cruz de Tenerife in it’s top 5 places in the world to live! But why has this popular tourist destination ranked so highly with business highflyers, and what secrets does it really have to offer?

Christopher Pennington, Founding member of CIC group was recently interviewed by another publication for British Airways’ inflight magazine as to why the Canary Islands have such a gravitational pull on industry and business leaders, with more than 600 international businesses recently establishing a base there.

“The Canaries have many reasons why they’re becoming a key place of influence for fast growing and profitable businesses. Being on the same timezone as London yet located withing the Eurozone is a key advantage. the islands have direct daily flights to more than 180 destinations and more than 400 weekly flights direct to the UK. The Corporate Tax Rate for International businesses in the Canaries is just 4% through the Onshore EU Tax Incentive (ZEC) which means fast growing companies reduce their corporate tax bill by 80% in some cases.

Cost of living in the Canaries is seriously lower than elsewhere in Europe, standard of living is high which is why companies find it easy to attract top talent.

Has helped US companies from SIlicon Valley to establish a management centre to conduct EU Operations Centre’s along with numerous UK companies looking to avoid Brexit uncertainty by establishing and EU subsidiary and maximise net profits. The stats show this will continue to be a viable option for fast growing global compmanies for many years to come”.

If you would like to know more about the Onshore EU Tax Incentives in the Canary Islands and how to create a corporate structure here, contact:  welcome@cic.group 

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