Massallah pertaining to paying Zakaah

Question ID: 23733

As salaam u alaikum.
Please advise regarding paying zakaat in the instance below.
I earn a salary of R10000 a month, deposited into my bank account, I use the money for my daily expense, therefore there is no portion of this money saved at month end.
1. Am i eligible to pay zakaat
2. Do I pay zakaat on the R10000 or
3. Do I calculate my salary over a year and pay zakaat on that amount, even though I dont have a set amount in my account for the duration of a year.
4. Can my husband pay my zakaat on jewellery…

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Asked on September 8, 2010 12:00 am
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1) You do not pay Zakaat.
2) No
3) No
4) Yes, he must inform you that he is doing so.

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Answered on September 8, 2010 12:00 am