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provident fund

EPFO alert! Government implements cut in EPF contribution to 10% for May, Jun, July

Reduction in EPF contributions shall be applicable "in respect of wages payable by it for the months of May, June and July, 2020"

19 May 2020 3:19 PM

How to maximise your PF money after retirement

As a retiree, having sufficient funds for monthly expenses is key

25 Feb 2020 3:47 PM

Provident fund investment issues to impact UPPCL financials: Ind-Ra

UPPCL has been stepping it up to meet the enhanced principal repayment obligation as and when required.

11 Nov 2019 10:58 AM

PF interest not credited? Know when you will get it

Central Board of Trustees (CBT) had approved 8.65 per cent interest rate for the last fiscal in February this year.

19 Sep 2019 12:24 PM

Over 6 cr EPFO members to get 8.65 pc interest for 2018-19: Labour minister

At present, the EPFO is settling PF withdrawal claims at 8.55 per cent interest rate.

17 Sep 2019 1:44 PM


High PF cut seen aiding consumption slowdown

Private consumption spend has hit an 18-quarter low of 3.1 per cent in Q1.

09 Sep 2019 1:26 AM

8.65 pc interest on EPF to be notified soon: Gangwar

EPFO had provided a five-year-low interest rate of 8.55 per cent to its subscribers for 2017-18.

30 Aug 2019 1:11 PM

EPFO to launch e-inspection system to simplify process

The EPFO is looking at alternative authentication vis-a-vis the employee database.

26 Aug 2019 1:07 PM

EPFO recovers Rs 459 cr PF dues out of Rs 1,251 cr outstanding in 2018-19

The total backlog or outstanding provident fund dues of the EPFO during 2018-19 was Rs 791.63 crore.

17 Jul 2019 4:06 PM

Consultation on for increasing minimum pension: Gangwar to LS

Increase in minimum pension for employees affiliated to EPF to Rs 2000 will cost the govt Rs 4,671 cr and Rs 11696 cr if hiked to Rs 3000.

24 Jun 2019 3:07 PM


Do new EPFO norms mean more pension?

The pension is calculated as the number of years in service multiplied by last drawn salary and divided by 70.

13 May 2019 4:38 AM

PF litigations expected to come down after SC ruling: RPFC

Provident Fund balance transferred from one's ex-employer will become an automated process.

15 Mar 2019 12:39 PM

EPFO to take action against firms not factoring allowance for EPF computation

Employer as well as employee pay 12 pc of basic wages each towards contribution for social security scheme run by EPFO.

02 Mar 2019 12:35 PM

EPFO may give subscribers option to increase stock investments in new year

The EEFO is now developing a software that would help show retirement savings in cash and ETFs components separately.

31 Dec 2018 11:53 AM

Govt likely to notify 8.55 pc interest on PF for FY18 this week

The labour ministry has sought Election Commission's approval to notify rate of interest for crediting the same into members' accounts.

06 May 2018 1:20 PM


EPFO to inform members about contributions not deposited by firms

EPFO has subscribers' base of over 5 crore and manages a corpus of over Rs 10 lakh crore.

25 Apr 2018 3:45 PM

Online filing must for PF withdrawals above Rs 10 lakh: EPFO

At present, EPFO subscribers have the option of filing online as well as manual claims for provident fund withdrawal as also for pension.

28 Feb 2018 10:09 AM

'Expect hike in minimum pension to Rs 7,500 per month under EPS-95'

Pension is Rs 1,000 a month at present, provided under Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 managed by EPFO.

09 Jan 2018 9:52 AM

EPFO advises members against fully withdrawing funds

Digital movement is really enabling EPFO to go forward and introduce lot of things more aggressively.

12 Dec 2017 5:14 PM

Govt retains GPF interest rate at 7.8 per cent for Oct-Dec

This would apply on Provident Funds of central government employees, railways and defence forces.

25 Oct 2017 1:01 PM