Khums is the obligatory payment of one-fifth of a believers profits, surplus, or business income at the beginning of one’s designated financial year.
It is to be paid to those authorised with handling such finances and in the Shia tradition, these are the Fuqaha, the jurists. AIM has permission to collect these payments through the offices of various jurists and as such believers can make their Khums payments through AIM.
For those of you wishing to make such a payment, please follow the options below:
PAYING KHUMS THROUGH PAYPAL
If you wish to make a Khums payment through PayPal, we will assume this payment is the full amount of both Sehm Sada and Sehm Imam unless otherwise stipulated by yourself in the notes. The PayPal feature allows you to pay by debit/credit card and you do not need a PayPal account. To proceed with paying through PayPal, please click on the button below:
PAYING KHUMS DIRECTLY TO BANK
Account Name: AIM
Account Number: 03774339
Sort Code: 30-99-21
Bank Name: Lloyds TSB
If you chose this option, please make sure you email [email protected] informing us of the transaction amount and whether it is both Sehm Sada and Sehm Imam or not.