If you are considering retirement in Thailand then speak to us first about your Thai Visa options in Thailand. We have written an article about moving to Thailand and how best to manage the process of getting your used household goods into Thailand once you have your visa.
If you are looking at permanent residence in Thailand then see the options and what the limitations of this is. Please note that PR in Thailand is a long term visa and it is not citizenship in Thailand. This is about as close to citizenship that you can go in Thailand.Speak to our Thai Lawyers about the process and how best to manage the process in Thailand as there has always been loads of red tape in the process.
If you are looking at setting up a business in Thailand then you will need a work permit in Thailand and also need to register a business in Thailand like everyone else. Most expats use their wife or children to hold the business in their name but there are huge problems with this idea once you get divorced in Thailand and we can tell you this is a very bad idea. If you are married to a Thai then consider the options of a marriage visa in Thailand and how best to stay in Thailand long term.
Again speak to us first about your move to Thailand and how we can help you manage the process.