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Cheating the Employer is Unlawful
Question:

I have a relative who works as a telephone operator; he sometimes transfers long-distance calls for me for free, without letting his employer know that he does so. Am I sinning, even though the company is well off and isn't affected by what we do?
Answer:

This practice is unlawful unless your relative attains permission from them; it is treachery on the part of your relative. I ask Allaah Almighty to guide us all.

Shaykh `Abdul-`Azeez Bin Baz
Fatawa Islamiyah vol.8, p.87, DARUSSALAM
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