Who must give Zakat

Those required to pay Zakat must be:

  • Adult (have reached the age of puberty)
  • Muslim (Zakat is not paid by non-Muslims)
  • Sane
  • In complete ownership of the Nisab

Differences of opinion:

  • The orphan
  • The child (pre-puberty)
  • The mad / insane

The three schools of thought other than the Hanafi school state that Zakat should be paid on qualifying wealth owned by the oprhan, child and the insane.

Helping you bring Zakat
to life where you live.

 

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