Malaysia And Singapore Zakat Fitrah Rates For 2016

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Zakat Fitrah is a zakat / tithe on self, mandatory on 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.

Zakat fitrah payments can be made to Religious Council appointed Amils.

Below are the Zakat Fitrah rates for each state in Malaysia and Singapore for 2016/1437H as determined by each state’s Religious Council.


2016 Zakat Fitrah Rates For Each State in Malaysia

State
Zakat Fitrah Rate (RM per person)
Kelantan
RM7.00
Terengganu
RM7.00
Pahang
RM7.00
Perlis
RM7.00
Kedah
RM7.00
Pulau Pinang
RM7.00
Perak
RM7.00
Selangor
RM7.00
Negeri Sembilan
RM6.50
Melaka
RM6.70
Johor
RM6.00 & RM8.00*
Sarawak
RM7.00
Sabah 
RM7.00
Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya and Labuan
RM7.00

*Payer to choose the rate that is most suitable for them based on the grade of rice they consume as a staple.

zakat fitrah rates 2016M 1437H

Sourcer: Jabatan Wakaf, Zakat & Haji

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2016 Zakat Fitrah Rates For Singapore

Zakat fitrah rates for Singapore for the year 1437H / 2016 are $5.10 per person(normal/average rate) dan $6.90 per person (higher rate). Rates are set by Majlis Ugama Islam Singapura (MUIS) based on the median price of 2.3kg of rice (normal grade and higher grade rice).

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