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Buyback option for a plaza shop

Party 1 is building a plaza and selling a shop to party 2 for $100,000. The plaza will be ready in 2.5 years. Party 2 will pay full payment of the shop now. Party 2 has the option to sell the shop back to Party 1 after 2 years and before 2.5 years at $115,000. 1. Is...

Zakat

I have purchased inventory of rupees 1000000 for my shop. the year is not completed and i have sell my shop for 2000000…. Do i have to pay zakat on 1000000 from which i have purchased inventory on the completion of year since i have started my shop ???? Answer...

Upper body exposed in Ihraam

Asalam alikom. I have doing Umrah and I completed the tawaf and after I prayed 2 rakats in Ibrahim station, but I saw Black stone was not busy, so I tried to kiss it, and it got busy there suddenly. I kissed it but my upper ihram disappeared from nearby the black...

Is Zakaat due on Ice cream machinery?

Question Assalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Ice cream machine was bought for one lakh thirty thousand from shop’s money with the intention of running the ice cream system , now the intention has become that if anyone wants to take it for profit I will sell...

HANGING CHRISTMAS DÉCOR IN SHOPS

Question Is it permissible to hang Christmas décor in my shop to lure customers and make them feel at home during the festive season? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Islam is averse to...

Is it permissible to buy and sell replica items?

Question: I am planning on buying phone cases & accessories from China to sell them from my shop. Some of the Chinese companies simply copy designs from companies in the West and sell at cheaper prices. Is it permissible to buy products from these companies?...