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Zakat Calculator

Directions: Enter the appropriate dollar amount in the text boxes for each category. Click the Tab Key to scroll through the text boxes. Click on the FAQ link for more information/assistance for each category.

Zakat Calculation - For Individuals Word Doc  or PDF Form

Gold: The nisab by the gold standard is 3 ounces of gold (87.48 grammes) or its cash equivalent. This is approximately $5,000 on April 2020, but will vary with the market value of gold.

Silver: The nisab by the silver standard is 21 ounces of silver (612.36 grammes) or its equivalent in cash. This is approximately $324 on 16 April 2019.


Total Amount
OR Current $ Value
1.Amount of cash saved; the minimum balance that is held over 1 year.
2.Current value of gold, silver, and jewelry owned
3.Current value of stocks, shares, etc.
5.Saving from rental income  (if not accounted for in item 1 above)
6.Value of trade inventory, cash, receivables, minus payables from business
Total Amount  (add lines 1 through 6)
7.Personal net indebtedness  (loans payable by you this year minus loans expected to be repaid to you this year)
Net Amount  (Subtract line 7 from Total amount)
Is Zakat Due?
CALCULATIONS: (Current 3 oz. of Gold value of Nisab: ) What is Nisab?
To be liable for Zakat, one’s wealth must amount to more than a threshold figure, termed the "Nisab".

8.Zakat  (Net Amount * 0.025)
9.Less any zakat payments already made this year
Your Zakat Due  (Net Balance)
 (Subtract line 9 from line 8)
For further explanation regarding all items, see FAQs.