I live in Sweden and my sister is also live in Sweden, she borrow a loan from bank equal to SEK 1.5 Million and also borrow a house loan SEK 1.7 Million, she has to pay back in monthly installments. She has 300 gram gold and SEK 0.2 Million for her daughter, Is she eligible for Zakat next year ??? She is paying zakat regularly till 2016 but now has a big amount of loans,
Jun 24th, 2016
If these loans are interest based, this is a major sin. As long as she
has the gold and cash at hand, she must give zakat.