One of the most popular destinations in the Caribbean, Saint Martin is a great opportunity for investors looking for profitability but also adventure.
Geography of Saint-Martin
This island which hosts 37 beaches with crystal clear waters between the Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, where the
good weather all year round is heavenly in many ways.
The island is shared between two states: the French part located to the north was part of the
department of Guadeloupe and the Dutch part (Sint Maarten) located in the south of the island
is part of the Netherlands Antilles.
Hotel infrastructures, restaurants, casinos, sports activities attract
more and more tourists (over 2 million per year) and give Saint-Martin the status of an island
among the most popular in the world.
As for the reason, make no mistake, tax exemption in Saint-Martin remains a
very lucrative investment due to all these advantages:
Location: An undeniable factor in real estate
Whether your choice is a premium location that is located in neighborhoods
popular, either by the sea or with an indisputable sea view.
These privileged locations remain and will remain those which will be prized for resale.
possible or a move to a seasonal rental.
If in the context of a tax-exempt investment (Pinel Outre-Mer Law or Girardin Law), it
a number of conditions must be respected, one of which is to rent naked to one person
which makes the home its main residence, but then after tax exemption
completed a furnished seasonal rental is a possible option.
Only prime locations and buildings can attract tourists.
The quality / price ratio is also a major criterion.
It seems to us, given this last element that the market has grown sufficiently
cleans up to restart on a bullish cycle. It is nevertheless advisable to compare the goods
and their price and the area in which they are located.
Last point, the quality of the manufacturer, his experience and his guarantees; this one will have to do
proof that he has already produced high quality programs, that he knows how to respect the
latest standards, and that its bank guarantees are solid.
Saint-Martin particular tax system:
There is currently no VAT in force in St Martin, for companies subject to IS:
The amount of investment tax free, less public subsidies
possibly obtained, is deducted from the taxable results of the company.
If the company decides to lease the property giving rise to the right to this aid, it may benefit from the
tax deduction but it will have to retrocede at least 75% of the tax advantage it has
benefited the operating company.
A fine tax exemption in Saint-Martin has real assets: a paradise island with
multiple tourist activities and a largely healthy real estate market are elements
solid which once again give this place an undeniable appeal.