What is the Logic of Zakat-al-Maal?

Fatwa ID: 03979 Answered by: Maulana Maruf Ahmed   Question What is the logic of Zakat-al-maal? If I spend 2.5% annually my assets will be gone in 40 years.     بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم In the na...

Please Can You Calculate My Wife’s Zakah

Fatwa ID: 03973 Answered by: Maulana Muddasser Dhedhy   Question Assalāmu `alaikum Wa rahmatullāhi Wa barakatuh.   Hazrat, I am thinking about my paying my wife's zakat for you to distribute to any who migh...

Can I Give My Zakat Money to a Widower?

Fatwa ID: 03969 Answered by: Maulana Muddasser Dhedhy   Question Can I give Zakat money to a widower that I don't know her financial situation? I know that she is not working and does not have a regular income. ...

Is Zakah Given on an Inherited House?

Fatwa ID: 03939 Answered by: Imam Abdul-Malik Sheikh   Question Is an 'inherited' house considered a zakatable asset?   بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, t...

Questions regarding Overdue Zakah

Fatwa ID: 03629 Answered by: Maulana Maqtaur Rahman   Question My question is that when giving zakat, do we give according to the Islamic year or the English year?  Also, if a person totally forgets to give zak...