Maximum amount of zakaat that should be given to a single person

Q: What is the maximum amount one can give in Zakaat to a single person?


A: Under normal circumstances, you should not give more than the amount that will make him the owner of nisaab.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)