This is another article in the chapter Enormities from the classical manual on Sharia called Reliance of the Traveller. The articles are posted one by one in the order they are given in the book.
p5.0 NOT PAYING ZAKAT
p5.1 Allah Most High says:
(1) “Woe unto polytheists, who do not pay zakat and are disbelievers in the hereafter”
(2) “Those who hoard gold and silver, spending it not in the way of Allah, give them glad tidings of a painful torment, the day they are roasted upon it in the fire of hell” (Koran 9:34-35).