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  • Ji’alah Contract Date: 8-10-2018

    salam. i want to advise a client on how to save money by paying less tax. can i take a percentage based fee based on agreement with him (i take 10%/20% of how much money i save him)? or must i confine myself to a fixed fee? i am very confused as in case of fixed fee, either i have the risk of charging him low in relation to the value i provide for him.. More

  • The one entitled to a conditional payment takes it even if it is greater than usual Date: 3-9-2015

    A man has a sick daughter and he wants a certain kind of medicine. He said that whoever brought him that medicine, he would give him a car or a house, although that medicine is very cheap. What is the Sharee'ah ruling on the person who brings this medicine and takes the car or the house? .. More

  • Customer must know how much middleman in transaction receives Date: 18-3-2015

    asalam we3likoum I have a question about a kind of a business which is for example I am going to look for someone who needs a service for example a person who needs a book covers for his book and he says that he pays 150 dollars for the person that he would do that for him so what I would do I will contact that person and say to him that I can find.. More

  • Bonuses for recommending friends to use certain app services Date: 27-2-2014

    I have a doubt regarding the IOS and Android VOIP applications which are popular nowadays. When we install it in our smartphones we receive a free credit of few dollars and the credit gets added when we give invitation to others and they accept it. By repeating the above , our balance will keep on increasing and once we reach certain free credit they.. More

  • Middleman owns extra money for determined price Date: 3-2-2014

    In the name of Allaah the Most Merciful the Ever Merciful. As-Salaamu ‘Alaykum, I own a real estate office. The owner of a house came to me in search of someone to buy it. He literally said to me, ''Bring me 150,000 and then look after your own benefit.'' After a while, another broker and I found someone who would buy the house for 180,000. I told.. More

  • Lawyer taking his fees as a percentage of the transaction Date: 19-3-2009

    is working for a commission allowed. for example, a notary/lawyer may charge 2% as fees on the value of all transactions he handles, e.g, he will charge 2% on the sale of lands, whether one piece of land is worth USD1M or USD200M, notwithstanding that his profession work is almost the same in both cases. Another example, is that is a Muslim lawyer.. More

  • Commission for encouraging people to join an institute Date: 29-12-2005

    I did encourage some friends to subscribe for a business marketing course which I provide them through one of my friend agency for a special price and after that the owner of the agency want to give me a 10% of the money they paid. At the beginning I was not intending to get a percentage I was do it as a help for them. I want to ask if I took.. More

  • Commission is lawful provided operation is lawful Date: 3-12-2003

    On behalf of a brother I ask your Fatwa of what he told me, as follows: I live in the USA. Some lady in West African, I do not know, sent to my e-mail that he wants me to provide him with my bank account to transfer amount of money. She told me that she inherited this money from her husband whom was poisoned by his associates who were trading the coco... More