Eligibility for Zakaah

1 Printing the Qur’aan is not one of the things that zakaah should be spent on. 21797
2 Renovating orphan’s property with zakaah money. 1816
3 He took zakaah to distribute it to the poor – can he take can any of it?. 49899
4 Can he take from his father’s zakaah to pay off his debt?. 22160
5 Putting money in the bank, and can hospitals be built with zakaah funds?. 39211
6 He is entrusted with some charity funds and his brother owes him money – can he give him some of that charity money?. 21386
7 Can zakaah be given to one who will build a house with it?. 111884
8 He gave his zakaah to a poor man who turned out to be well off. 99755
9 Giving zakaah to a woman to buy a house for investment purposes. 11432
10 Giving zakaah to relatives. 20278
11 Should he give his zakaah to his son because his salary is low?. 85088
12 His brother was rich then he became poor. Can he give him zakaah even though he still has the foundations of his house?. 50640
13 Can zakaah be given to workers and servants who work for him?. 67926
14 The one who is delegated to distribute zakaah is not one of those who are employed to collect it. 36512
15 It is not permissible to deduct the costs of transferring zakaah from the zakaah. 70075
16 Can he give his zakaah to his brother on whom his father spends?. 50739
17 Is it permissible to distribute zakaah on a monthly basis? Can it be converted into food?. 52852
18 Is it permissible to buy goods for the poor with zakaah funds instead if giving it to them in cash?. 42542
19 It is not permissible to give zakaah to kaafirs except if it is to attract the hearts of those who have been inclined towards Islam. 39655
20 Is it permissible to give zakaah to a family fund to help the poor?. 46857