Two questions on Zakaat

Answered by Dr. Manjur-e-Elahi 1. if one's servant, guard or driver takes a loan from his master/ boss and promises to return back gradually and later on he/she asks to waive it as a zakat, is it permissible? is there any way around. Answer : Alhamdulillah wassalatu wassalamu 'ala Rasulillah Shaykh al-Islam said in this issue that letting someone off a debt does not relieve one of the obligation of zakaah". So you can give this needy person some of your zakaah and he can meet his needs using what you give him…continue reading →