"Secret compensation for tax King Willem-Alexander '

A broad majority in the House of representatives demands clarification from the Government on a privilege for King Willem-Alexander and his predecessors.

Since the 1970s, that are already compensated for the tax that they pay on the return of their assets. RTL News revealed Monday that at the time in the deepest secret agreements were made. The compensation is incorporated in receive the benefit that the head of State. "Such compensation is something few people understand," said PVV leader Geert Wilders. D66 leader Alexander Pechtold says an uncomfortable feeling to have: "this is not accounted for."

House Member Jeroen R Krishnan of the governmental party PvdA would prefer to see that the compensation is reversed: "everyone must pay taxes. The tax deal with the King must stop. " He suggested Prime Minister Mark Rutte a series of questions about the controversial appointment.

RTL News got access to documents in the national archives and States that Queen Juliana an additional 150,000 to 200,000 guilders per year. The House of Orange, the last 42 years in total 7 million have received compensation.

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