EPF

EPF contributions will stop from December if you don’t do THIS

The EPFO has extended the deadline for linking UANs to Aadhaar numbers. The deadline has been pushed back to November 30, 2021.

Nov 27, 2021, 10:37 AM IST

EPFO big update! PF member can file new nomination to change EPF nominee, here's how to do it online

The name of the nominee mentioned in the latest PF nomination will be treated as final, whereas after fresh nomination by the account holder, the earlier nomination will be treated as cancelled.

Nov 19, 2021, 15:03 PM IST

How to change or update EPFO bank account number online – Check step by step process here

Here are few simple and easy steps on how to change your EPF Bank details online.

Nov 08, 2021, 09:32 AM IST

EPFO Fraud Alert! Avoid THESE mistakes online or you will lose money

People can contact EPFO through its official website, www.epfindia.gov.in, with any questions, suspicious calls or messages, or other issues.

Nov 05, 2021, 11:12 AM IST

Check easy steps to file EPF/EPS nomination digitally, no further physical document will be required

EPFO has started the facility of e-nomination for its PF subscribers. After this information like name of the nominee, date of birth will be updated online.

Oct 15, 2021, 12:55 PM IST

Explained --8 easy steps to transfer your PF money online

Now you don't have to physically go to the EPFO office to claim transfer of your Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) account. You can sit in the comfort of your home and claim your transfer online.

Sep 14, 2021, 12:37 PM IST

New EPF Rule: Who will need 2 PF account? Check important dates, find out if you are one of them

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) notified the rules for taxation of the interest on the excess EPF contributions.

Sep 07, 2021, 10:06 AM IST

EPFO’s big update on PF Nomination, check easy steps to file EPF/EPS nomination digitally else you may risk your money

EPFO has recently tweeted, Members should file e-Nomination today to provide Social Security to their families."

 

Aug 20, 2021, 15:11 PM IST

Mumbai EPFO staff siphoned off over Rs 21 crore during COVID-19 pandemic

The fraudulent transactions were done between March 2020 and June 2021 and more than 817 bank accounts of migrant workers were used.

Aug 17, 2021, 22:51 PM IST

How to change name in PF account after marriage – Step by step process explained here

In order to solve problem of people who could have given incorrect name, or for people who want to update their surname after marriage, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation's (EPFO) has in place a facility to change name or update name.

Aug 11, 2021, 10:26 AM IST

Want to become a crorepati? Here’s how you can get over Rs 1.5 crore from your monthly EPF contribution

The EPF fund generally gets an interest rate of 8.5 percent for the financial year 2020-21 and this is generally higher than many fixed deposits on several banks and many government schemes available in the market. 

Aug 10, 2021, 15:35 PM IST

Explained – How to change or update EPFO bank account number online

Here are few simple and easy steps on how to change your EPFO Bank details online.

Jul 21, 2021, 12:22 PM IST

PF update: You can avail non-refundable advance in case of unemployment, claims settlement within three days

Non-refundable withdrawal to the extent of the basic wages and dearness allowances for three months or up to 75% of the amount standing to member's credit in the EPF account, whichever is less, is provided.

Jun 21, 2021, 11:56 AM IST

EPF investors can withdraw up to Rs 1 lakh advance for medical emergencies, here’s how to apply

Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) is allowing its members to withdraw up to Rs 1 lakh advance against their investment in the state-owned fund in cases of a medical emergency. 

Jun 03, 2021, 17:13 PM IST

How to change or update EPFO bank account number online, know step by step process

The EPFO Online member portal allows a host of services to its members to access, that range from checking their passbook, tracking their EPF fund, transfer their claim online and a lot more. One such facility that EPF members can avail of is updating their bank details via the UAN portal.

May 04, 2021, 14:55 PM IST

In need of money for COVID crisis? Here’s how to withdraw advance from your PF account using THIS app

According to the Ministry of Labour and Employment, there’s no lock-in period for all corona claims, meaning that you can withdraw funds from your PF account even it was set up only a few months before. 

Apr 23, 2021, 18:02 PM IST

PF investors, save more by investing in voluntary provident fund

Since interest rates are the same in EPF and VPF, you might see your money grow faster in the voluntary provident fund than your investments in other debt instruments. 

Apr 21, 2021, 20:20 PM IST

Looking to withdraw your PF? Here’s how you can do it in a few simple steps with EPF Form 31

The EPF Form 31 is basically an application for withdrawing an advance from your EPF account under certain circumstances like purchase or construction of the home, repayment of a home loan, in case of medical emergencies, the wedding of self or sibling or child, and the education of child or sibling. 

Apr 15, 2021, 17:20 PM IST

No more dependence on previous company for PF transfer or withdrawal, check how to update Date of Exit online on EPFO website

According to EPFO, if your date of exit is not updated, you will not be able to withdraw money from your EPF account nor transfer the account from the previous company to the new one. 

Mar 08, 2021, 13:37 PM IST

New Provident Fund tax rules from April 1: Know how it will affect you

Every month at least 12 per cent of an employee's basic salary and performance wages is mandatorily deducted in the form of Provident Fund. The employer adds 12 per cent from his share. In this fashion, the government wants to limit the high-salaried persons from self contributing more to their Provident Fund accounts. 

Feb 21, 2021, 17:06 PM IST