EPFO

How to link Aadhaar with PF account online: Details here

How to link Aadhaar with PF account online: Details here

Know how EPFO members can link their respective UAN with Aadhaar online.

Oct 23, 2017, 08:42 AM IST
EPFO to consider crediting ETF units to PF accounts

EPFO to consider crediting ETF units to PF accounts

The official said that the issue was listed on the agenda of the CBT meeting held earlier this year and was referred to the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) .

Oct 22, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
EPFO cracks whip on 700 PF trusts for not filing returns

EPFO cracks whip on 700 PF trusts for not filing returns

Besides, the EPFO has asked these trusts to provide online services to their 84 lakh members through SMS on mobile phones, emails or mobile e-passbook within two days of receipt of PF contributions.

Sep 30, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
Now, subscribers need not file separate form for EPF transfer claims

Now, subscribers need not file separate form for EPF transfer claims

Now, at the time of joining new employer, the employees' can give details of their previous EPF account in new composite F-11 form to give declaration about their details.

Sep 22, 2017, 20:21 PM IST
Cos need to furnish new staff details online to EPFO from October

Cos need to furnish new staff details online to EPFO from October

The body has taken this step in the wake of rapid computerisation in EPFO as an initiative towards Electronic Paper Free Organisation.

Sep 18, 2017, 23:28 PM IST
EPFO to trim investments in AAA bonds; may pump Rs 3,000 crore into AA+ rated corp bonds: Labour Minister

EPFO to trim investments in AAA bonds; may pump Rs 3,000 crore into AA+ rated corp bonds: Labour Minister

The Employees Provident Fund Organisation or EPFO at a recent meeting decided to cut the current investment of Rs 15,000 crore in AAA-rated bonds by Rs 3000 crore and invest that amount in AA+bonds.

Aug 28, 2017, 16:21 PM IST
EPFO mulls crediting ETF units to PF accounts

EPFO mulls crediting ETF units to PF accounts

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation's (EPFO) has sought views from the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) in this regard.

Aug 27, 2017, 18:02 PM IST
EPFO members can apply online for Certificate of Coverage on foreign postings

EPFO members can apply online for Certificate of Coverage on foreign postings

The online facility for applying for CoC was started earlier this month as part of the government's Digital India initiative, the official said.

Aug 25, 2017, 16:46 PM IST
EPFO has received Aadhar details of 1.8 crore members: official

EPFO has received Aadhar details of 1.8 crore members: official

The members whose Aadhar details have been verified are getting the facility of online transactions in the PF account, he told reporters.

Aug 14, 2017, 23:42 PM IST
Now, your old PF account will get transferred to new employer automatically

Now, your old PF account will get transferred to new employer automatically

Additionally, EPFO account holders can now withdraw money for medical treatments or purchase of equipments, to aid their physical disabilities without medical certificates. 

Aug 13, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
PF account to be transferred automatically when you change job

PF account to be transferred automatically when you change job

If you plan to change your job next month, you will not have to worry on the Provident Fund aspect.

Aug 11, 2017, 08:34 AM IST
From PAN to EPFO, now Aadhaar is mandatory to carry out these 10 actions

From PAN to EPFO, now Aadhaar is mandatory to carry out these 10 actions

After Aadhaar- PAN linkage, government is planning to link Aadhaar to money market transactions in order to check and curb sharp practices like conversion of black money into legitimate one using stock market.

Aug 10, 2017, 19:25 PM IST

EPFO's ETF investment to be Rs 45K crore by March-end: Dattatreya

The retirement fund body EPFO's investment in stocks through exchange traded funds (ETFs) would cross the Rs 45,000-crore mark by the end of this fiscal, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said on Thursday.

Jul 06, 2017, 18:11 PM IST
EPFO likely to announce PF rate for FY18 next month

EPFO likely to announce PF rate for FY18 next month

Retirement fund body EPFO is likely to announce the interest rate on PF deposits for this fiscal at its trustee meeting slated for next month.

 

Jul 06, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
EPFO ties up with 5 banks to collect PF dues

EPFO ties up with 5 banks to collect PF dues

Retirement fund body EPFO on Wednesday inked pacts with five banks for collections of PF dues and to make payments of PF withdrawals, pension and insurance.

Jul 05, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
EPFO to now invest Rs 3K crore in AA+ rated corporate bonds

EPFO to now invest Rs 3K crore in AA+ rated corporate bonds

Retirement fund body EPFO has decided to invest in corporate bonds in the AA+ investment grade, a notch lower than the earlier norm of AAA, a move that will help it park around Rs 3,000 crore per annum in such securities.

Jul 05, 2017, 18:06 PM IST
EPF members to get housing subsidy of Rs 2.67 lakh via HUDCO tieup

EPF members to get housing subsidy of Rs 2.67 lakh via HUDCO tieup

Retirement fund body EPFO on Thursday joined hands with Housing and Urban Development Corp (HUDCO) to enable its members avail credit-linked subsidy of up to Rs 2.67 lakh for buying affordable homes under PMAY.

Jun 22, 2017, 19:02 PM IST

EPFO, HUDCO to ink pact for housing subsidy under PMAY

Retirement fund body EPFO will sign on Thursday a pact with the Housing and Urban Development Corp (HUDCO) to enable members of its housing scheme to avail subsidy and interest subvention under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana.

Jun 21, 2017, 22:15 PM IST
Private PF trusts can't invest funds in own entities: EPFO

Private PF trusts can't invest funds in own entities: EPFO

Retirement fund body EPFO has asked its field offices to ensure that the firms running private PF trusts are not investing the accumulated provident funds of employees in their own arms and entities.

Jun 13, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
EPFO to invest Rs 22,500 crore in ETFs this fiscal

EPFO to invest Rs 22,500 crore in ETFs this fiscal

Retirement fund body EPFO will park about Rs 22,500 crore in the exchange traded funds this fiscal following the approval of its trustees to enhance investments in equity or equity linked schemes last month, a senior official has said.

Jun 11, 2017, 12:02 PM IST