Zakat Fitrah is a zakat on self payable by ALL Muslims during the month of Ramadan. The time to pay Zakat Fitrah is during the whole month of Ramadan, up until the morning of Aidil Fitri (before the start of the Aidil Fitri prayer). Muslim public is advised to pay early to avoid last minute rush to pay.
Below are the Zakat Fitrah rates for each state in Malaysia for Ramadan 2013/1434H as determined by each state’s Religious Council.
Zakat Fitrah Rate (RM)
4.50, 7.00 and 7.60*
|Pulau Pinang|| |
|Negeri Sembilan|| |
5.00 and 8.00*
|Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya and Labuan|| |
*For Johor and Terengganu, rates differ according to rice grades.