What is in excess of the value of the nisab (of gold and silver)

Book:

The Book of Zakat - كتاب الزكاة

Chapter:

Thee Nisab and Rates of Zakat

Topic/Issue:2532 - What is in excess of the value of the nisab (of gold and silver)
Opinions:
Opinion FromOpinionExplanation
Imam Shafi,Imam AhmadThe weight in excess of two hundred dirhams is to be assessed in the same ratio, that is, one -fourth of a tenth.
Imam Abu HanifaThere is nothing due on what is in excess of two hundred dirhams until the excess reaches an amount of forty dirhams. If it does reach an amount of forty dirhams, one fourth of a tenth is due on it, which is one dirham.
Tags :Worship, Zakah, Gold, Nisab,Excess
References:1[pg:297]
Last Updated:2011-02-12

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