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Q36 - My Father passed away and had $40000. How to distribute above according to shariah?


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ASSALAMUALIKUM MY FATHER PASSED AWAY AND HAD 40000 DOLLARS . HOW TO DISTRIBUTE ABOVE ACCORDING TO SHARIA ? MY FATHER LEFT 4 PEOPLE. WIFE SON DAUGHTER DAUGHTER PLEASE REPLY THANKS

In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

May Allah (swt) reward you for your concern.


The 40,000 dollars will be distributed accordingly:

The wife of the deceased will receive 12.5% of the total wealth, in this case, 5,000.

The children (1 son, and 2 daughters) will inherit the remainder of the wealth, accordingly:

Daughter 1 will receive 8, 750.

Daughter 2 will receive 8, 750.

Son will receive 17,500.

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best


Regards,

Student - Jamiah Islamiyah Abu Bakr


Checked & Approved by Shaykh Kasim Ingar

 

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