Paris St Germain agreed to pay him ÂŁ220,000-a-week â€” AFTER TAX - to take him from AC Milan.
The Sweden striker, 30, sealed an ÂŁ18million move to France from AC Milan.
French president Francois Hollande intends to impose a 75 per cent tax rate on anyone earning more than a ÂŁ784k a year.
But Zlatâ€™s agent Mino Raiola wangled a deal that gets him paid at least ÂŁ9.4million a year â€” even after the Governmentâ€™s cut.
That rises to ÂŁ11.4m- a-year if bonus targets are met â€” meaning a whopping ÂŁ220,000 straight into his account.