According to The Sun, the N-Dubz star feels she should get a bonus for being the winning mentor last year with Little Mix.
Not only is Tulisa the youngest ever judge to win, but also made history by mentoring the first group to the title.
Albeit one formed and then reformed by the judges at bootcamp.
Tulisa joined the show last year, pocketing a cool £500,000 for her efforts, but has told producers she wants more for a return this summer.
The paper also claims that Louis Walsh will more than likely return, while Kelly Rowland will probably exit the show.
Earlier this morning it was revealed that Gary Barlow was set for an X Factor return, after ITV1 agreed to offer the Take That star a £500,000 pay rise.
The X Factor 2012 starts on ITV1 this summer.