Laos

Hello, we have a visa question. We are still in Laos but want to go back to Bangkok soon. When we will cross the Thai border, we will just get a visa for 2 weeks for free. But we want to stay a time like 67 weeks in Thailand. Is there a possibility to get …

Taxes in Thailand

If I declare my income, would I have to pay tax on it? I work and earn this money outside of Thailand. How do I go about applying for a marriage visa? If you will use and declare your monthly income for this marriage visa application, you will not be obliged to pay taxes as …

Thai Visa Stamps

I want to marry my Thai partner sometime in the future does that mean I need a Thai marriage visa as well? A Thai marriage visa is only applicable if you wish to live and join your spouse in Thailand for long term. Should you only wish to marry your Thai partner, you may do …

Thailand Visa

I’m 64. All I have is my Social Security check I get for $633 a month. I don’t have any other assets. I know a Thai woman who owns a small business, a coffee shop. I want to marry her and live there. You have 2 options in order to stay long-term in Thailand. As …

Thailand Immigration

I want to stay in Thailand for one year, which VISA that I should apply for. I am from Taiwan? Please know that a 1-year visa is only applicable for those who are employed with a work permit in Thailand, foreigners on retirement, or those married to a Thai national. Foreigners who are also enrolled …

Income Tax in Thailand

I am planning to retire in Thailand. I was wondering about the following issue. Do Swiss nationals pay personal income tax as retirees in Thailand? Only income earned inside Thailand shall be subjected to tax during retirement. Therefore, you will not be obliged to pay any taxes for any income you have earned from overseas. …

Pension Income

I read somewhere that remittance for the current year must be generated the year before. For instance, we get our retirement payments monthly or quarterly for the current year which would mean for 2012 the money transferred would have to be from 2010. Is that a correct statement? With regard to payments or income derived …

Thai Bank Statement

I do not have a Thai bank account, but my wife does. I send her about 8,000 USD a month. I am currently paid about 14,000 USD a month, will this be enough to apply for a marriage visa? There are some options to choose from in order to meet the financial requirements for the …