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zakat on car

Last updated: 22nd October 2006
Question ID: #2867
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22nd October 2006

i have a small car provided by my office for official and personal use , it is owned by the company in which i work. this car is not fullfilling my domestic needs therefore i have bought my own car for my family,s needs . my question is that whether i have to pay zakat on my own personnel car or not?

Ulamaa ID 02
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2nd November 2006
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Ulamaa ID 02
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
With the exception of gold and silver Zakat is not compulsory on any other fixed assets. As such Zakat will not be given on a car. والله اعلم