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Employee Provident Fund Organisation asks banks to not deny monthly pension for want of Aadhaar

EPFO asks banks to ensure pensioners are facilitated for Aadhaar enrolment and paper life certificate is accepted, in place of digitally generated one, for pensioners who have enrolled for Aadhaar.

published on : 11th April 2018

Social security schemes set to transform with new code

Draft labour code proposes common registration for different sectors.

published on : 4th April 2018

Employees' Provident Fund Organisation launches New portal for pensioners 

The portal will assist users with details like pension payment order number, payment order details, passbook information and other related information.

published on : 28th March 2018

Now link your Aadhaar with provident fund account via UMANG app

UMANG or Unified Mobile Application is an app launched by the government to provide access to various government services at one place.

published on : 27th February 2018

Provident fund interest reduction fallout of Punjab National Bank scam, says Mamata Banerjee

The Trinamool Congress supremo claims that the funds were being drawn from the people's pockets to balance the loss of an estimated Rs 11,400 crore suffered due to the PNB scam.

published on : 22nd February 2018

Government proposes permitting premature closure of Public Provident Fund account

The government proposes to allow premature closure of Public Provident Fund accounts and permit opening of small savings accounts in the name of minor, the finance ministry said today.

published on : 13th February 2018

Government proposes permitting premature closure of Public Provident Fund account

The legislative changes proposed in the Finance Bill 2018 are aimed at adding flexibility in operation of the account under Small Savings Schemes (SSS), it said.  

published on : 13th February 2018

EPFO may retain 8.65 per cent interest rate for FY'18

The Employees Provident Fund Organisation has already sold exchange-traded funds (ETF) worth Rs 2,886 crore earlier this month to bridge the gap to maintain 8.65 .per cent for this fiscal.

published on : 12th February 2018

Aadhaar seeding to eliminate multiple Provident Fund accounts

The Employees Provident Fund Organisation said it will be able to eliminate multiple account numbers of an individual once the process of seeding Aadhaar is complete.

published on : 19th January 2018

Invest for returns, not to save tax

Investing is a habit that needs to be developed and the motive should be to generate capital appreciation; the scramble at the end of the financial year to save on tax is to be avoided

published on : 8th January 2018

Bank accounts of Puducherry Municipality frozen by EPF Commissioner

Bank accounts of Puducherry Municipality has been frozen by the  Regional EPF commissioner for failing to comply with its directives for providing records to  determine the EPF dues of employees.

published on : 8th December 2017

Aadhaar now a must for post office deposits, Public Provident Fund, Kisan Vikas Patra

The government has given existing depositors time till December 31 to provide the 12-digit unique identification number.

published on : 6th October 2017

Employees' Provident Fund Organisation has received Aadhar details of 1.8 crore members

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

published on : 14th August 2017

Over 50 percent in Chennai fail to get their pension in May

Pensioners said they had been turned away without payment of last month’s pension despite producing the requisite documents for the second time.

published on : 7th June 2017

EPFO may reduce PF contributions to 10 per cent

Trustees of retirement fund body EPFO may approve a proposal tomorrow to reduce the mandatory contributions toward social security schemes run by it.

published on : 26th May 2017
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