Question on Zakat

If a man is in severe debt and does not possess a house even however he has a car in his name. He does not have a penny to his name as all that is left over form his earnings after taking out expenditure goes towards pay...

Zakat on Cheques

A person (A) gives another person (B) worth cheque for a large amount, yet person B has not yet cashed the cheque. A few weeks pass like this and zakat becomes due on both of them the question is who should pay zakat for...

Son pay father zakat for debt?

If the son has to take out zakaat can he give it to his father to pay off his debts? I know your parents are not allowed to receive their child’s zakaat but would the same law apply in order to pay off debts? In the name...

Is Zakat obligatory on platinum jewelleries?

Is Zakat obligatory on platinum jewelleries? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer There is no zakat on platinum jewellery. In terms of jewellery, zakat is only obligatory on gold and silve...

If Zakat money is stolen?

I wanted to ask you that if a person was carrying a purse and it contained money, which the person had separated for sadakah. And then that purse had got stolen is fully confirmed stolen. In this case does the person hav...