"The Royal Family pays tax like anybody else, and rightly so."
Ed Balls made this statement appearing on Sky’s Murnaghan Programme in October 2014.
When asked: “So those houses that they own – that are not open to the public – they will pay the mansion tax upon if they are above £2ml?”, Mr Balls responded: “There aren’t different rules for anybody. That’s the nature of our society.”
Queen Will Pay Mansion Tax, Says Ed Balls (Sky News)