EPF Account

Will EPFO retain 8.65% interest on provident fund for 2017-18? Decision likely today

The EPFO had announced this rate on deposits for 2016-17, a tad lower than 8.8 percent in 2015- 16.

Feb 21, 2018, 10:25 AM IST

EPFO may retain 8.65% interest rate for FY18: Sources

The EPFO had announced 8.65% rate of interest on deposits for FY17, a tad lower than 8.8% in FY16.

Feb 12, 2018, 18:42 PM IST

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

You can withdraw EPF for treatment without medical certificate

Over four crore members of the retirement fund body EPFO can now withdraw funds from their EPF account for treatment of illness and purchasing equipment to deal with handicap without medical certificates.


Apr 27, 2017, 17:56 PM IST

EPF accounts: Now earn interest on inoperative A/Cs

The government has relaxed the "inoperative" accounts wherein it paves the way for  retirement fund body EPFO to pay interest for such accounts.

Nov 16, 2016, 09:41 AM IST

EPFO to launch system for discouraging premature withdrawals

Retirement fund body EPFO plans to launch 'One Employee One EPF Account' system on May 1 to dissuade premature PF withdrawals and encourage state governments to join its pension system.

Apr 24, 2016, 13:13 PM IST