Employees' Provident Fund or EPF, a government-run pension scheme, fetches an interest at the rate of 8.65 per cent. It is a mandatory contribution from the salary of an individual that every organisation with more than 20 employees has to…
Relaxation in due date of payment of ESI / EPF contribution - Odisha region
Employee Provident Fund (EPF) is one of the most popular and widely used investment schemes by the salaried class in India. The benefits of EPF are extended to all establishments with 20 or more employees. A person starts his contribution…
Save tax on home rent even without House Rent Allowance (HRA) benefit
The government is mulling a bouquet of schemes to deliver pension, provident fund and health insurance benefits for all workers in the country.
For most salaried individuals, the Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) forms the backbone of their savings needs. Now the scheme is undergoing sweeping changes.
कर्मचारी भविष्य निधि संगठन (epfo) के सदस्य के पास अब एक महीने तक बेरोजगार रहने की स्थिति में 75% तक राशि निकालने का विकल्प होगा.
Retirement fund body has asked its field offices to credit 8.55 per cent rate of interest for 2017-18, the lowest rate since 2012-13 fiscal, into the PF accounts of around 5 crore subscribers.
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The labour ministry has decided not to act on a proposal approved by the EPFO to increase the salary threshold from up to Rs.15,000 to Rs.21,000 per month to bring more workers under mandatory EPF coverage and give them PF and pension…
Rate of Interest for State Railway Provident Fund for the period from July 2017 to September 2017 - Rate of interest during the year 2017-18 (July, 2017 - September, 2017)
Employee Provident Fund - EPF members now required to submit self-declaration for advance in case of illness of members/ dependents
EPF Member can withdraw 90% fund for purchase of house - Labour Minister reply to Rajya Sabha
EPF Form 11 – New Declaration Form replaces existing Form No: 11 and also replace Form No.13 in all such cases where existing member to the Provident Fund makes a request for transfer of his fund availing the facility of UAN
Those who raised their pitch against the EPF tax proposal are claiming victory. But the withdrawal should not bury a more fundamental and longterm concern: Do we Indians plan well for life after superannuation?
EPF interest rate for previous year was fixed at 8.75%. For the year 2015-16, interest for contribution made by employer and as well as Employee will 8.8%.
Secretary, National Council (Staff Side) has made a request to defer Income Tax on withdrawal of PF 60%
National Pension System is presently subjected to income tax on EET (Exempt Exempt Tax) Basis. Whereas Provident Funds such as PPF, EPF etc and Superannuation Funds are fully exempted from Income Tax on EEE basis (Exempt, Exempt, Exempt).…
Based on Budget Speech in parliament the change in taxation with regard to EPF was interpreted to the effect that 60% of Employee subscription in EPF and PPF would be subjected to income tax