Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Worship- Zakat- (Fatwa1): zakat on gold

2012-07-29

Question:

 Dear Dr. Nabulsi

 I sold some of my gold to pay for my children's college. Can I consider that I payed its zakat?

 Thank you

Answer

 You can't. However, if your gold is for ornament, you don't have to pay zakat on it.

 Best regards