Paris St Germain agreed to pay him ¬£220,000-a-week ‚ÄĒ AFTER TAX - to take him from AC Milan.
The Sweden striker, 30, sealed an ¬£18million 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 ¬£784k a year.
But Zlat‚Äôs agent Mino Raiola wangled a deal that gets him paid at least ¬£9.4million a year ‚ÄĒ even after the Government‚Äôs cut.
That rises to ¬£11.4m- a-year if bonus targets are met ‚ÄĒ meaning a whopping ¬£220,000 straight into his account.