Zakat on behalf of children

Fatwa ID: 02490 Answered by: Maulana Jamal Ahmed Question: I have few questions on Zakat. 1- I bought gold for my children and do I need to give zakat on them? And if I use that jewellery what is the ruling of zakat...

Zakat on charitable goods

Fatwa ID: 02489 Answered by: Molana Muhammad Afzal Hussain Question: Salams Ulama Kiram I pray you are well. My question is regarding zakat.. Someone has a sweet shop. But it is not for business rather for charity p...

Zakat on metals

Fatwa ID: 02488 Answered by: Molana Jamal Ahmed Question: Al-Salam Alaikum Shaikh, I have a few important questions regarding Zakat: 1. What is the ruling on giving Zakat on items which have various  metals, su...

Can Muslims give Zakat to non-Muslims

Fatwa ID: 02445 Answered by: Maulana Muhammad Afzal Hussain Question: Can Muslims give Zakat to non-Muslims? Answer بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Zakat is one of the pillar of Islam cannot be paid to a non-Muslim. Author o...

Zakaat on upcoming installments

Fatwa ID: 02267 Answered by Molana Eunus Ali Question: Assalaamu alaikum, I have purchased an off-plan property and have set aside an amount which I will have to pay to the developer over the next two years. Is...

Zakat for sisters education

Fatwa ID: 02266 Answered by Moulana Javed ibn Nazir Kachhalia Question: Dear Brother, Assalamualikum, Can I spend my zakat amount on my sister's education. Kindly assist me in this regard. Waiting for your reply...

Zakat on shares

Fatwa ID: 02264 Answered by Ustadha Umm Abdullah Question: How the zakat on shares is calculated Answer: A share is a token of ownership in a company, if a person has invested his money in a business and thus become...

Deducting expenses from zakah

Fatwa ID: 02254 Answered by Molana Muhammad Afzal Hussain Question: Is it possible that giving zakah could render one unable to cover immediate basic living costs, so could one deduct such expenses before  calc...