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Citizenship [slightly easier C permit] for the rich

Now in Zug they want to allow the rich to get their citizenship without a German test-they can be German illiterate. What these arse holes will do for the rich!


http://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/...story/16171346
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

Nothing new here. Money is an official language in Zug.
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Old 05.11.2015, 18:18
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

Makes Zug look like a gold digger
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now in zug they want to allow the rich to get a c permit without a german test-they can be german illiterate. What these arse holes will do for the rich!

http://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/...story/16171346
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Old 05.11.2015, 19:04
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Now in Zug they want to allow the rich to get their citizenship without a German test-they can be German illiterate. What these arse holes will do for the rich!


http://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/...story/16171346

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Old 05.11.2015, 19:31
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

do you need to speak german to get c permit? didn't know that. they can skip the B phase with this?
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Old 05.11.2015, 19:32
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Now in Zug they want to allow the rich to get their citizenship without a German test-they can be German illiterate. What these arse holes will do for the rich!


http://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/...story/16171346

Doesn't that make more sense than only allowing it to someone they know will not integrate nor contribute to their community?
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Doesn't that make more sense than only allowing it to someone they know will not integrate nor contribute to their community?
Is having millions as income and wealth = wish to integrate and contribute?
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Now in Zug they want to allow the rich to get their citizenship without a German test-they can be German illiterate. What these arse holes will do for the rich!


http://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/...story/16171346
First of all: c permit, not citizenship
Second: this is the case already for many nationalities. For example, french, italians, dutch already get the permit even when german illiterate

Conclusion: a dumb post
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Old 05.11.2015, 19:42
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Is having millions as income and wealth = wish to integrate and contribute?
Clearly some of their net worth will be taxed and end up in the community coffer, so of course they will contribute.

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Clearly some of their net worth will be taxed and end up in the community coffer, so of course they will contribute.
When I said "contribute" I meant "add to the community/merge with the people living here". Sorry for not being so clear.
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Old 05.11.2015, 19:47
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When I said "contribute" I meant "add to the community/merge with the people living here". Sorry for not being so clear.
That, one wouldn't know. It depends what they do with their time. But for sure, they will be contributing to the economy, and the infrastructure of their community.

There are lots of multi-millionaires there now, and I'm sure they will find a community and society they will socialise and interact with.
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

According to the article, the exemption from the language requirement would be available to residents with a taxable income over 1 mio or taxable wealth over 20 mio.

So, running through a tax calculator for Zug city, an income of 1 mio would mean ca. 285K in tax revenue.

Now I know that bringing in 285K to fund the town, the schools, the Altersheim, the parks, at a time when deficits are looming, is nowhere near as important a contribution to the community as joining the Schildkroteverein. But before y'all get your pitchforks out...

...Remember that of that 285K, 117K would go to the federal government, adding to the kitty that funds projects in your own cantons/Gemeinden.
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

OP is clueless, lots of EU citizens don't need to take the test anyway to get a C permit. Bringing in rich people and taxing them here is a huge benefit....stop thinking like a leftist loser.
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Old 05.11.2015, 20:40
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The OP is very well balanced. A chip on both shoulders.
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joining the Schildkroteverein.
Says our pet expert MC
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Old 05.11.2015, 20:53
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

Big deal, cough up 65 grand and become a Maltese citizen…
http://www.maltaimmigration.com
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Old 05.11.2015, 21:05
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

The proposal is targeting rich south african and Russian expats not EU/EFTA citizens. The only thing that made me smile is that SVP is strongly supporting the proposal..........
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

yes you are correct. Permit c
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Re: Citizenship for the rich

'Won't someone please think of the children?!?'

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