Category : Inheritance

  • Dividing inheritence when no proper accounts were maintained

    A man died leaving behind his sons, daughters and wife as heirs. And a Clothes Shop and a house as his property. Since the children were young (Eldest son was around 10 Years old), His Brother (children’s uncle) took charge of the shop and use to spend on his brother’s family. After approx. 8...

    23 Aug 2018 Ref-No#: 919
  • Inheritance of nephews and nieces

    As-salaamu ‘Alaykum wa Rahmatullaahi wa Barakaatuhu A man is survived by only the following relatives: 1) 5 daughters and 2 sons of a late Akhyaafi sister and: 2) 2 daughters and 3 sons of a late Akhyaafi brother How will the estate be divided among them? Please answe...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 352
  • Ownership of the house bought through the muncipality

    Salam Mufti, Can you assist with the following: A father intended to buy a house through the municipality and applied for it at the municipality and his application was accepted. Since he did not have enough money, his eldest son paid the installments of the house and consequently h...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 307