According to lexical terms, Zakāt translates to “purification”. In law, Zakāt is donation that is part of the five pillars of Islam. This is where we give a small portion of our income to charity. In general, the typical amount to give Zakāt is 2.5% of one's income/assets.
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To calculate how much Zakāt you need to give, check out this link: https://irusa.org/zakat-calculator/
All funds are donated to the cause specified.