Q: We are four brothers from the same mother and father. We also have a step sister sharing the same father. Does she count in the inheritance and what is her share?
A: She will have a share in the father’s estate, not in your mother’s estate.
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.