EPFO updates 15.54 crore PF accounts for 2014-15 on April 1

Retirement fund body has achieved another milestone in the process of digitising its operations by updating 15.54 crore PF accounts for 2014-15 in a day.

Settle inoperative PF accounts: EPFO to field offices

Retirement fund body EPFO has asked its field offices to identify the beneficiaries of inoperative PF accounts and settle those either by making payments, or transferring money to their active accounts.

EPFO launches online PF transfer facility for PF trusts

Provident fund accounts with privately held PF trusts can now be transferred online to accounts maintained by the retirement fund body EPFO.

EPFO to launch online PF transfer for PF trusts this month

There are 3,621 private provident fund trusts (PPFT) which are managing the accounts as well as retirement fund of their workers. These trusts are regulated by the EPFO.

Online transfer of PF accounts service in last week of August

According to the source, the EPFO will conduct a live testing of service from Monday onwards whereby workers of some selected establishments would be allowed to file their transfer claims online.

EPFO starts registration of digital signatures of employers

Online transfer of PF accounts on changing jobs will soon be a reality as retirement fund manager EPFO has started registering digital signatures of employers, a prerequisite for providing the facility.

94.13 lakh PF accounts yet to be updated

Taking a serious view of the slow progress, Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has asked its field staff to update all PF accounts for 2011-12 by March end.