Vol. 3, Issue 3 (2017)
Ideal zakat management concepts to grant society prosperity in Indonesia
Author(s): Nur Insani, Muhammad Djafar Saidi, Abrar Saleng, M Arfin Hamid
Abstract: Law of Zakat Management in Indonesian national legal system does not interfere with the freedom of religious communities. This is due to law obligation to pay zakat applies only to Muslims, while the goal designated to poverty reduction and prosperity without distinction of religion, race and ethnicity. The success parameter on law of zakat management lies in the amount of Zakat funds collected, but during implementation on law of Zakat Management, charity funds gathered are not optimal or very minimal, while it has biggest potential in the world. Ideally it takes good management, from planning, organizing, mobilizing, and supervision of zakat. By fulfilling this ideal concept, zakat will be excavated and collected so that the optimal distribution and empowerment of zakat will be able to grant the greatest welfare of the society.