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EPFO to allot permanent A/c No to active subscribers by Oct 15

Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 11:08

Retirement fund body EPFO will provide permanent or universal account numbers (UAN) on the pattern of core banking services to its over five crore active subscribers by October 15 this year.

Online PF transfer for workers under private trusts from July

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 17:20

The EPFO has settled 1.21 crore claims in 2013-14, including about 12 lakh PF transfer claims.

EPFO to provide all benefits through e-mode by September

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 14:49

Retirement fund body EPFO has decided to make all payments to its beneficiaries through electronic mode from September this year, including provident fund claims.

Employees going for offshore work can fill PF data online

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 18:50

Organised sector employees going abroad for offshore work can now fill their PF details online for seeking the Certificate of Coverage -- which attests that the person concerned is covered under social security schemes, and get it in three working days.

EPFO settles 1.21 cr claims, gets Rs 71K cr deposits in FY14

Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 20:28

Retirement fund body EPFO settled 1.21 crore subscriber claims, including withdrawal and transfer of provident fund, in 2013-14, an increase of 13 percent over the previous year.

EPFO will inform subscribers to claim pension at 58

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 23:20

Retirement fund body EPFO will inform its subscribers on their attaining the age of 58 years that they are eligible for pension under the Employees' Pension Scheme, 1995 (EPS-95).

Ensure PF compliance on foreign workers: EPFO to field offices

Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 22:43

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has asked 123 field offices to coordinate with the Foreigner Regional Registration Offices (FRRO) located in their areas and collect a complete list of all foreign nationals.

EPFO told to hold clubbing of allowances for PF deduction

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 18:03

"EPFO has got a letter from the Labour Ministry asking it not to go ahead with clubbing of allowances with basic pay. The EPFO will soon issue a notification," a source said.

Government rejects proposal to club allowances with basic pay

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 16:48

"EPFO has got a letter from the Labour Ministry asking it not to go ahead with clubbing of allowances with basic pay. The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) will soon issue a notification," a source said.

EPFO makes it mandatory for PF trusts to file returns online

Last Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014, 11:52

Retirement fund body EPFO has made it mandatory for private provident fund trusts to file their returns online every month from April this year to improve the monitoring of these employers.

EPFO panel grant regular tax exemption to 68 private PF trusts

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 21:40

An empowered committee of the retirement fund body EPFO on Friday approved granting regular tax exemption to 68 private provident fund trusts, which would provide tax benefits for subscribers of these firms.

EPFO panel meet on Friday to grant tax exemption to PF trusts

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 19:21

In a bid to protect tax benefits for subscribers of about 180 private provident fund trusts, retirement fund body EPFO has called a meeting of an empowered committee on Friday to grant them regular tax exemption.