Zakat & Sadaqah



Obligatory poor-due and voluntary charity.


Zakat and debts owed to you

If I am owed a debt but I am unsure when it will be paid back to me, am I able to defer paying Zakat until I actually receive the debt and then pay? Continue reading

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Zakat & deduction of mortgage payments

Are you able to deduct 12 months future mortgage payments as a zakat expense? Continue reading

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Zakat and Pension asset valuation

How do you calculate the value of your zakatable pension assets? Continue reading

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Haram money to halal?

How to convert Haram money into totally Halal money. Continue reading

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Zakatable jewellery

How much of gold jewellery is considered as excess and zakatable? Continue reading

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Zakaat payment on wife s jewellery

Question: Assalaamu alaikum I Have taken a loan. The loan amount is greater than my current savings and the gold jewellery my wife has. So do I need to pay zakat. Or my wife has to pay zakat. Kindly pray … Continue reading

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Kaffarah question

Few years back I had made an intention to construct wudu deck of a particular masjid if my problems are solved Continue reading

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Zakat on savings of less than a year

Is Zakat applicable on savings that has been in the bank less than a year.   Continue reading

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Sadaqa for living person

Can we give sadaqa for a living person? Continue reading

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Calculating Nisab: gold or silver

When calculating today’s nisab value, is the price of gold used or the price of silver or the higher of the two? Continue reading

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