THE Queen’s income is set to increase by eight per cent from £76million in 2017-18 to £82.2million the following year.
So how does Her Majesty make her fortune and what is her net worth?
What is Queen Elizabeth II’s net worth?
Last year, Forbes estimated the Queen’s private net worth at around £415million.
This cash comes mostly from the Duchy of Lancaster which is made up of 18,454 hectares of land in England and Wales.
The Queen is also believed to have her own private investments, jewels, cars, horses and royal and historic items of value.
However, most of the Queen’s household income – covering her personal and family expenses – comes from an