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Zakat Liability

Q:

If my widow mother possess jewellery and a own house but has loan from many relatives and has no direct source of income (dependent on relatives) . Will she be liable/wajib to give zakat?

A:

Assalamu Alaykum

Thank you for your question.

Below are the conditions for paying zakat.
Kindly see them and see if your mother falls in any one of the categories to be liable to pay it in the first place

https://www.sistani.org/english/book/48/2281/

Kind regards
Naajiya Jaffery