Q: We are 3 partners in a business. Two are complete silent partners. I am the only working partner. Is it permissible for me to draw out a salary in addition to my profit percentage that gets ?
A: Some ulama have allowed this.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.