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Can an accountant apply for bank loans on behalf of his client?

Answered by TheMufti.com

Q. Can accountants apply for bank loans (interest chargeable) on behalf of clients? Can Accountants record bank loans and interest transactions in financial statements? A. In principle, active and direct participation in any unlawful venture is impermissible. Allah Ta’ala says, و لا تعاونوا على الإثم و العدوان(النساء:٢) Do not assist one another in sin and… read more »

Income from an Interest Business

Answered by DaruliftaaZambia.com

Question Assalaamu ‘Alaykum ww. Respected Mufti saheb, I would like to know the following: (a)An employee receives salary & other emoluments from an employment, which deals in interest (riba). However, this particular employee is NOT at all involved directly in any  Interest (Riba) transactions / dealings, Neither does he sign Nor… read more »