Frequently asked questions


Can non-Muslim relatives inherit from a Muslim?

No. But they can be given a bequest. The sum of all bequests cannot exceed 1/3 (one third) of the Estate though.

What about Children of deceased relatives?

They have the same eligibility as if their parents were alive. Simply enter them in the program if their category is listed regardless of whether their parents are alive.

Can I appoint Capital Legacy to be my Executor?

Capital Legacy Fiduciary Services are fully accredited and Shari’ah compliant.

Adopted Children excluded as Qur’anic Heirs?

Because there is no blood relation and no blood ties.

Can adopted Children and stepchildren inherit?

No, they cannot inherit in terms of the Will.