Category Archives: Provident Fund

Reduction in ESI Contribution Rates from 6.5% to 4%

By | June 14, 2019

Ministry of Labour & Employment Government Reduces the Rate of ESI Contribution from 6.5% to 4% Posted On: 13 JUN 2019 The Government of India has taken a historic decision to reduce the rate ofcontribution under the ESI Act from 6.5% to 4%(employers’ contribution beingreduced from 4.75% to 3.25% and employees’ contribution beingreducedfrom 1.75% to 0.75%). Reduced… Read More »

Interest Rate for Special Deposit Scheme for Non Govt PF , Superannuation and Gratuity for April to June 2019 : Notification

By | April 6, 2019

MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Economic Affairs) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 3rd April, 2019 F. No. 5(2)-B(PD)/2019.—It is hereby notified that the deposits made under the Special Deposit Scheme for Non-Government Provident,  Superannuation and Gratuity Funds, announced in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs) Notification No.F.16(1)-PD/75 dated 30th June, 1975, shall with effect… Read More »

EPFO to provide calculation sheet to subscribers on Withdrawal of PF

By | March 26, 2019

EPFO to provide calculation sheet to subscribers at the time of Provident Fund withdrawal on registered mobile number or the Email ID provided in the claim In order to increase transparency in respect of provident fund settlement withdrawal and to reduce the confusion & grievances of the subscribers, the EPFO has decided to provide the… Read More »

How to check EPF Balance

By | February 20, 2019

EPF Balance Check Employee Provident Fund (EPF)  balance can be checked by following methods 1. Check EPF Balance on EPFO Portal  To check EPF balance, make sure that the employer has activated your Universal Account Number (UAN). Universal Account Number or UAN  is unique for all the employees enrolled under the EPF scheme. A UAN number is allotted… Read More »

Draft Employees State Insurance (Central) (Amendment) Rules 2019.

By | February 17, 2019

MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 15th February, 2019 G.S.R. 121(E).—The following draft of certain rules further to amend the Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules, 1950 which the Central Government, after consultation with the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation, proposes to make in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 95 of the… Read More »

PMRPY Membership Blocking / Unblocking Functionality by EPFO

By | January 19, 2019

PMRPY Membership Blocking / Unblocking Functionality HO No. CAIU/011(71)/2016/PMRPY/Refund/16626 dated 17/01/2019 Under Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana , there are ineligible cases for PMRPY. There fore certain employees are blocked. unblocking facility is also provided. Download EPFO instructions Click here 

EPFO to give Non-refundable advance if continuous un-employment of more than one month : Notification

By | December 11, 2018

MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 6th December, 2018 G.S.R. 1182(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by section 5 read with sub-section (1) of section 7 of the Employees’ Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 (19 of 1952), the Central Government hereby makes the following Scheme, further to amend the Employees’… Read More »