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Zakaah on honey

Fatwaa ID: 861

Question:
Do I have to give zakah on honey? If so how much?

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

There is no zakaah on honey. However, according to the Hanafi legal school, there is ‘ushr on honey that comes from non-kharaaji lands. This may not be applicable in our time.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

08/24/1444 AH – 03/16/2023 CE | AMG3-3509

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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