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as-salam, Mufti Sab, i asked 2 question few days back i dont no if u got it or not, 1st 1 was abt husband not in this world.you gave me this ans, wife get's 1.8 daughter get's 2.3 & mother get's 1.6,but what if mother & father not in this world then how is it divided. 2nd 1 was abt, how is £11000 divided for the above. jazakallah for all the previous ans.

الجواب حامداومصليا

If mother and father were not alive at the time of death of their son, they will not get any share from inheritence.

All of wealth will be divided among the children and spous in accordance with the Islamic law of inheritence. The daughters if they are two or more will get 2/3 and half if only one.

Wife will receive 1/8 regardless of number of children.

Assuming that the total wealth left by the deceased after subtracting all necessary expenses of funeral etc... is 11,000 then about 7334 would be given to the daughters if they are two or more and 1375 will be given to the wife.

And Allah knows best.

Mufti Ikram ul Haq

Fatwa Center of America

28 Rabi-ut Thani 1432/ April 2 2011