621 fatwas

  • Married daughter gets full share of inheritance Date: 9-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 6 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 2 (A wife) Number 1 - The will which the deceased left behind and that is related.. More

  • Inheritance of deceased's provident fund and balance of pay Date: 9-7-2016

    One of my relatives, who was an employ of a semi-government firm, passed away before reaching retirement. His wife wants to know whether the undermentioned amount should be included in inheritance or not? Is it for the family or for all legal inheritors? a. At the time of death, the husband had some entitled leave left. The firm gave some amount.. More

  • Brothers may give sister equal share of inheritance Date: 6-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 3 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 1 - Additional information: We are three sons and one daughter of our deceased father... More

  • Division of inheritance among deceased's father, mother, son, and daughter Date: 23-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 1 (A son of the son's son) Number 1 (A father) (A grandfather [father's side]) (A full brother) Number 1 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit:.. More

  • Division of estate among one son and two daughters Date: 22-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 1 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 2 - The will which the deceased left behind and that is related to his inheritance.. More

  • Doubting whether deceased's wife was Muslim at time of marriage Date: 4-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 1 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 1 (A wife) Number 1 - Additional information: A man dies leaving a wife and a daughter... More

  • Division of inheritance that includes gift Date: 2-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 2 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 5 - Additional information: We are two brothers and five sisters. One brother and.. More

  • Mother excluded her from her will Date: 30-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 1 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number5 - Additional information: My mother passed away in July 2015. She has five daughters.. More

  • Division of estate among wife, grandfather and grandson Date: 29-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son of the son's son) Number 1 (A grandfather [father's side]) - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A wife) Number 1 (A full sister) Number 1 .. More

  • Division of inheritance among 2 wives, 3 daughters, mother and 8 siblings Date: 16-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A full brother) Number 3 (A nephew from a full brother) Number 8 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit : (A mother (of the deceased)) (A daughter) Number 3 (A.. More

  • Division of estate among husband and full brother Date: 12-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A full brother) Number 1 (A husband) - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: - Additional information: Please also mention if the below given relatives would.. More

  • Father gave gift to one child and bequest to other two Date: 12-5-2016

    My father had two sons and a daughter and passed away. While alive, he gave my brother his share, which is a plot of land just besides his house. My brother constructed his house there. He told us to divide his house equally between my sister and myself (son) after his death. I have a few questions: 1. Can parents make a will regarding their heirs;.. More

  • Division of estate among husband, father and daughter Date: 12-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A father) (A full brother) Number 1 (A nephew from a full brother) Number 2 (A husband) - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 1 .. More

  • Division of estate among two daughters and three full sisters Date: 12-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 2 (A full sister) Number 3 .. More

  • Post-mortem work benefits part of estate Date: 28-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear Brothers and Scholars. My question is the following: my governemental organization compels their employees to select only their wife as next of kin if they are married; however, they can select their parents as next of kin if they are not. So in case one of their employees passes away, the next of kin gets a financial advantage.. More