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01/06/2017
Zakat House provides zakat of stocks calculating service 2016

 The head of the companies service in Zakat House , Abrar Muhalhal al-Yasin, said that the House provides a service to calculate the zakat of stocks for individuals and companies on its website and by many other means. This is available through Zakat House  website (zakathouse.org.kw) and is available in the main building of Zakat House  in the area of al-Shuhada and the revenue centers in all governorates of Kuwait near the central markets of cooperative societies.

Al-Yasin added that the service includes the calculation of zakat on the stocks of both types, whether those taken for the purpose of long-term investment or for trading,  according to what the Shari'a Board of Zakat House has stated and the fatwas and recommendations of contemporary Zakat cases. It is also possible for the public whether individuals or companies to communicate with Zakat House to calculate zakat of stocks by WhatsApp service on 94443366 and by e-mail zakat-of-companies@zakathouse.org.kw or contact the Companies Service during official working hours by telephone: 25767545 -22241837-22241831-22241959, or through the House’s phone number 22240225 Internal: 1370-1371-1372-1373-1367 -1379.

She pointed out that the House is currently printing the booklet of zakat of stocks index 2017 which contains the amount of Zakat per share for all companies listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange either in the official market or the parallel, it also contains fatwas on stocks financial transactions and some examples of the way of calculation, and it will be distributed free of charge to the public in the revenue centers and the halls of benefactors in the branches of Zakat House in all provinces of Kuwait.