EXCLUSIVE NEW Real Madrid Happy advantage in to Cristiano Ronaldo The Catalan newspaper ‘Sport’ highlighted the action taken by Real Madrid to protect its former Portuguese player, Cristiano Ronaldo, from taxes in Spain.
According to documents published by “Football Leaks”, Real Madrid signed two letters to Portuguese player Cristiano Ronaldo against the measures that could be taken by the Ministry of Taxes on his salary.
Cristiano Ronaldo is the only player Real Madrid has given the privilege of with a tax exemption letter guaranteeing him his net salary without the interference of the tax ministry.
EXCLUSIVE NEW Real Madrid Happy advantage in to Cristiano Ronaldo This speech clashed with Spain’s labor law, which declares agreements to obtain net wages invalid or withhold taxes from the club’s tax burden.
According to the same reports, Gareth Bale also asked Real Madrid for an almost identical clause regarding his tax exemption in his private contract, but in his case, Real Madrid did not agree to the Welsh’s request, but they protected the payments from taxes for his agent in another letter.
Currently, Zinedine Zidane gets 10 million euros tax-free, while the contracts of Marco Asensio and former goalkeeper Keylor Navas did not include this condition.