One must total his inventory at the end of the year, and 2.5% must be paid from its value
Zakaah has been made obligatory upon four categories of wealth
A severe warning has been issued to those who do not offer Zakaah out of greed as well as those who fall short in doing so.
The fact that Zakaah is an obligation upon the Muslims is one of the most apparent indications of the beauty of Islam and the concern it has for its adherents.
The Messenger of Allah enjoined Zakaat al-fitr as a purification for the fasting person from idle speech and obscene talk, and to feed the poor. Classed as hasan by al-Albaani in Saheeh Sunan Abi Dawood
An introduction to the third pillar of Islam, the compulsory charity or zakat, the spiritual dimensions of zakat and charity, and how Islam views money in general.
The following is a synopsis about the fast-breaking zakat. I ask Allah to benefit everyone from it and that He accepts their zakat and the rest of their deeds.
Zakat is one of the duties of Islam and the most important pillar after the two testimonies and praying.
Sadaqah al-Fitr is a duty which is Wajib on every Muslim, whether male or female, minor or adult as long as he/she has the means to do so...
Zakah is the third pillar of Islam after the two testimonies and prayer...Its virtue is great...Its reward is big...
Zakat (i.e. obligatory charity) is the third principle of the principles of Islam.